The table below looks at the statistics for 2G skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 2G over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
2G
England / North West
Rank 243 - 250
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing 2G 1 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.017% - 0.072%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.12% - 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Median salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £46,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +15.62%

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

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
836 821 1121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.09% 14.46% 16.13%
Number of salaries quoted 630 678 906
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,500 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

2G
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing 2G as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

2G Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

2G
Salary Trend in the North West

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

2G Salary Trend in the North West

2G
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 2G within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Merseyside - 1 - -
2G
England

2G
Top 11 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT jobs citing 2G also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for 2G.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 1 (100.00%) Nokia
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Huawei
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
1 1 (100.00%) 4G
1 1 (100.00%) Virgin Media
1 1 (100.00%) Arqiva

2G
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) 4G
1 1 (100.00%) LTE
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Arqiva
1 1 (100.00%) Ericsson
1 1 (100.00%) Huawei
1 1 (100.00%) Nokia
1 1 (100.00%) Virgin Media