The table below looks at the statistics for 2.5G skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 2.5G over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
2.5G
Rank - 466 -
Permanent jobs citing 2.5G 0 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East - 0.009% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.042% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £35,000 -
UK excluding London median salary - £35,000 -
2.5G
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
4332 4783 4918
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 22.41% 22.06% 20.85%
Number of salaries quoted 3616 3592 3823
Median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
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 the South East

The demand trend of job ads across the South East 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 the South East

2.5G
Salary Trend in the South East

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

2.5G Salary Trend in the South East