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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Synchronous Optical Network (SONET)
Rank - 239 -
Permanent jobs citing SONET 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.017% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £35,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,750 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.96% -31.36%
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
1022 929 1203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.33% 15.93% 21.10%
Number of salaries quoted 872 709 1032
Average salary £39,500 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.59% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £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