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

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
2.5G
Rank - - 137
Permanent jobs citing 2.5G 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading - - 0.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
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
503 618 733
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 27.88% 27.26% 31.30%
Number of salaries quoted 375 386 395
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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