Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for SDH skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SDH over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Synchronous Digital Hierarchy (SDH)
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 257 269 246
Rank change year-on-year +12 -23 +1
Permanent jobs citing SDH 6 8 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.094% 0.12% 0.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.55% 0.52% 2.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 21
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.76% +6.33%
10th Percentile £35,000 £40,000 £33,500
90th Percentile £57,750 £40,000 £63,000
South East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +6.92%

SDH is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Hampshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Hampshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1090 1533 1452
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 16.99% 22.29% 20.30%
Number of salaries quoted 890 1258 1210
Hampshire median annual salary £40,000 £41,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.61% -1.19% +1.82%
10th Percentile £22,750 £25,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +4.65% +7.50%

SDH
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

Job postings citing SDH as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hampshire.

Job vacancy trend for SDH in Hampshire

SDH
Salary Trend in Hampshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SDH in Hampshire.

Salary trend for SDH in Hampshire

SDH
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SDH in Hampshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for SDH in Hampshire

SDH
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SDH within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke -1 3 £38,500 -3.75%
Winchester - 1 - -
SDH
South East

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing SDH also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hampshire region with a requirement for SDH.

1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) CCNP
2 5 (83.33%) Telecoms
3 4 (66.67%) CCNA
3 4 (66.67%) VLAN
3 4 (66.67%) VPLS
3 4 (66.67%) IPv6
3 4 (66.67%) Ethernet
3 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 4 (66.67%) Juniper
3 4 (66.67%) Internet
3 4 (66.67%) SONET
3 4 (66.67%) MPLS
3 4 (66.67%) OSPF
3 4 (66.67%) BGP
3 4 (66.67%) RSVP
3 4 (66.67%) HSRP
3 4 (66.67%) Spanning Tree
3 4 (66.67%) RFC 2547
4 3 (50.00%) CRM
4 3 (50.00%) CCIP
4 3 (50.00%) Process Management
4 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (33.33%) KiloStream
5 2 (33.33%) Network Design
5 2 (33.33%) CCIE
5 2 (33.33%) ISDN
5 2 (33.33%) PSTN
5 2 (33.33%) Project Management

SDH
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) BGP
1 4 (66.67%) Ethernet
1 4 (66.67%) HSRP
1 4 (66.67%) Internet
1 4 (66.67%) IPv6
1 4 (66.67%) MPLS
1 4 (66.67%) OSPF
1 4 (66.67%) RSVP
1 4 (66.67%) SONET
1 4 (66.67%) Spanning Tree
1 4 (66.67%) TCP/IP
1 4 (66.67%) VLAN
1 4 (66.67%) VPLS
2 2 (33.33%) DWDM
2 2 (33.33%) ISDN
2 2 (33.33%) KiloStream
2 2 (33.33%) PSTN
2 2 (33.33%) xDSL
General
1 5 (83.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) IP Network Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Design Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IP Design Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IP Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Juniper Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Design Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Provisioning Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Design Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior IP Design Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior IP Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior IP Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Design Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) RFC 2547
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) CRM
1 3 (50.00%) Process Management
1 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) Capacity Management
2 2 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
2 2 (33.33%) Network Design
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (83.33%) CCNP
3 4 (66.67%) CCNA
4 3 (50.00%) CCIP
5 2 (33.33%) CCIE
6 1 (16.67%) CCDP
6 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
6 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) Juniper
3 1 (16.67%) Arqiva