The table below looks at the statistics for 2G skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 2G over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
2G
Rank - 109 92
Permanent jobs citing 2G 0 14 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge - 0.77% 1.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 3.26% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 0 14 9
Average salary - £44,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -0.55%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £31,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+30.64% -31.11%
2G
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
227 430 374
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 16.19% 23.59% 23.52%
Number of salaries quoted 209 326 308
Average salary £44,500 £43,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.29% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £56,750 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

2G
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing 2G across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

2G Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

2G
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 2G across the Cambridge region.

2G Salary Trend in Cambridge