The table below looks at the statistics for SONET skills in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SONET over the 3 months to 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Synchronous Optical Network (SONET)
Rank - - 93
Permanent jobs citing SONET 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - - 0.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £38,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-18.18% -14.44%
SONET
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
197 195 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 19.68% 23.13% 30.51%
Number of salaries quoted 157 177 201
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

SONET
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

SONET Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire