The table below looks at the statistics for SONET skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 - - 224
Permanent jobs citing SONET 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - - 0.038%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £39,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+39.24% +9.72%
SONET
England

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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1132 1036 905
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 19.53% 17.19% 17.08%
Number of salaries quoted 951 807 774
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

SONET
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

SONET Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

SONET
Salary Trend in the South West

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

SONET Salary Trend in the South West