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 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Synchronous Optical Network (SONET)
Rank - 327 321
Permanent jobs citing SONET 0 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.033% 0.025%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.21% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 3
Average salary - £39,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.72%
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £35,000 -
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -
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
1861 1890 2495
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 16.96% 15.55% 20.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1619 1656 2213
Average salary £48,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £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