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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
2.5G
Rank - 947 937
Permanent jobs citing 2.5G 0 1 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England - 0.001% 0.008%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.006% 0.045%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 7
Median salary - - £26,500
UK excluding London median salary - - £26,500
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
15210 17216 19802
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.84% 16.89% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 12689 14355 15752
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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