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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
2.5G
Rank - 251 277
Permanent jobs citing 2.5G 0 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.068% 0.011%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.32% 0.058%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 1
Average salary - £65,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +62.50%
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £65,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-59.23% +62.50%
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
1610 1564 1730
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.37% 21.41% 19.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1309 1246 1411
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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