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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Synchronous Optical Network (SONET)
Rank - 216 -
Permanent jobs citing SONET 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.019% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.12% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £35,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £34,250 -
% change year-on-year
+19.70% -
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
1044 816 1138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.36% 15.16% 20.90%
Number of salaries quoted 881 635 952
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,200 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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