The table below looks at the statistics for 2.5G skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 2.5G over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
2.5G
Rank - 941 -
Permanent jobs citing 2.5G 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England - 0.003% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.016% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £35,000 -
UK excluding London median salary - £35,000 -
2.5G
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
16865 19180 19439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.44% 18.32% 17.43%
Number of salaries quoted 14122 15296 15456
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

2.5G
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing 2.5G as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

2.5G Jobs Demand Trend in England

2.5G
Salary Trend in England

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

2.5G Salary Trend in England