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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Synchronous Optical Network (SONET)
Rank - - 218
Permanent jobs citing SONET 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - - 0.073%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.38%
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
1062 997 1062
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 17.23% 17.21% 19.43%
Number of salaries quoted 897 780 900
Average salary £37,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £27,127
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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