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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SONET over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Synchronous Optical Network (SONET)
Rank - - 342
Permanent jobs citing SONET 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London - - 0.008%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £37,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £55,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +39.24%
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
1114 1901 1957
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 16.06% 18.21% 15.60%
Number of salaries quoted 963 1599 1642
Median salary £54,500 £52,500 £51,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.80% +1.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

SONET
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region citing SONET as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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