The table below looks at the statistics for SONET skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SONET over the 3 months to 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Synchronous Optical Network (SONET)
Rank - 325 319
Permanent jobs citing SONET 0 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.008% 0.031%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.056% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 4
Average salary - £40,000 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.38%
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £34,250 -
% change year-on-year
+15.32% -
SONET
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Communications & Networking Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1951 1786 2303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 16.93% 15.12% 17.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1636 1577 2057
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,000 £31,970
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SONET
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing SONET across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

SONET Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SONET
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SONET across the City of London region.

SONET Salary Trend in the City of London