The first table below looks at the demand for 2.5G skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 2.5G over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
2.5G
Rank - 85 85
Permanent jobs citing 2.5G 0 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire - 0.96% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 3.58% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 1
Average salary - £56,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +40.62%
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £56,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-52.88% +40.62%
Communications & Networking Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
206 279 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 17.65% 26.72% 23.22%
Number of salaries quoted 182 255 187
Average salary £37,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.10% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
2.5G
East of England

2.5G
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing 2.5G across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

2.5G Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

2.5G
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 2.5G across the Bedfordshire region.

2.5G Salary Trend in Bedfordshire