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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Synchronous Optical Network (SONET)
Rank - - 217
Permanent jobs citing SONET 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - - 0.037%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £34,250 £38,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.03% -14.44%
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
981 893 1143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.50% 16.96% 21.03%
Number of salaries quoted 844 688 946
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,400 £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