The table below looks at the statistics for 2.5G skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 2.5G over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
2.5G
Rank - - 137
Permanent jobs citing 2.5G 0 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading - - 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Median salary - - £26,500
UK excluding London median salary - - £26,500
2.5G
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
529 567 750
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 31.28% 25.73% 29.90%
Number of salaries quoted 359 416 420
Median salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £65,000 £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 Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading 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 Reading

2.5G
Salary Trend in Reading

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

2.5G Salary Trend in Reading