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

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Synchronous Optical Network (SONET)
Rank - 342 314
Permanent jobs citing SONET 0 1 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.008% 0.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.051% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 17
Average salary - £37,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.77%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £39,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+39.24% +9.72%
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
1586 1977 2105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 15.76% 15.34% 17.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1363 1667 1874
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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