The first table below looks at the demand for 2G skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 2G over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
2G
Rank - 233 247
Permanent jobs citing 2G 0 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.068% 0.027%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.47% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £45,000 £44,250
% change year-on-year
-31.11% +1.69%
Communications & Networking Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1021 1071 1086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.35% 14.66% 14.52%
Number of salaries quoted 864 903 951
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £55,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
2G
England

2G
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing 2G across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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