The table below looks at the statistics for 2G 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 2G over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
2G
Rank - 267 273
Permanent jobs citing 2G 0 13 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.17% 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.83% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 0 11 14
Average salary - £31,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.56%
UK excluding London average salary £58,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+46.87% -
2G
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
1248 1575 1821
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 17.85% 20.79% 21.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1029 1196 1410
Average salary £42,500 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.16% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

2G
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

2G Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

2G
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

2G Salary Trend in the East of England