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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Synchronous Optical Network (SONET)
Rank - - 310
Permanent jobs citing SONET 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London - - 0.018%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.088%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £38,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-18.18% -14.44%
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
1940 1617 2276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 18.71% 15.34% 20.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1633 1366 2045
Average salary £53,000 £52,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.92% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
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