The table below looks at the statistics for SONET skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited SONET over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Synchronous Optical Network (SONET)
England / South East
Rank - 429 466
Permanent jobs citing SONET 0 13 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East - 0.068% 0.019%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.32% 0.087%
Number of salaries quoted 0 13 3
Median salary - £50,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +58.73%
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £34,250
% change year-on-year
- +45.98%

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

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
2914 4083 4577
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.06% 21.29% 22.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2354 3474 3539
Median salary £43,625 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.05% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

SONET
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East region citing SONET as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

SONET Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

SONET
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SONET across the South East region.

SONET Salary Trend in the South East