The table below looks at the statistics for 2.5G skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 2.5G over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
2.5G
Rank - - 681
Permanent jobs citing 2.5G 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London - - 0.004%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median salary - - £35,000
UK excluding London median salary - - £26,500
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 London region.

Communications & Networking Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6055 7029 7909
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 15.44% 15.89% 16.64%
Number of salaries quoted 5184 6010 6538
Median salary £53,000 £52,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.92% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

2.5G
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London 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 London

2.5G
Salary Trend in London

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

2.5G Salary Trend in London