The table below looks at the statistics for 2.5G skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 2.5G over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
2.5G
Rank - - 269
Permanent jobs citing 2.5G 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England - - 0.023%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 - £55,000
2.5G
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 East of England region.

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1539 1783 1888
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.41% 20.62% 22.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1182 1385 1540
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

2.5G
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

2.5G Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

2.5G
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

2.5G Salary Trend in the East of England