The table below looks at the statistics for 2.5G skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 2.5G over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
2.5G
Rank - - 75
Permanent jobs citing 2.5G 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset - - 0.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 2.60%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary - - £45,000
2.5G
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
89 87 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 12.90% 13.06% 22.61%
Number of salaries quoted 79 69 130
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000