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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 2.5G over the 3 months to 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
2.5G
Rank - 139 -
Permanent jobs citing 2.5G 0 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading - 0.21% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.68% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Average salary - £26,500 -
UK excluding London average salary - £26,500 £56,250
% change year-on-year
- -52.88%
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
605 736 706
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 27.20% 31.32% 31.31%
Number of salaries quoted 388 402 541
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,800
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

2.5G
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing 2.5G across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within 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