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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
2.5G
Rank - 441 -
Permanent jobs citing 2.5G 0 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East - 0.031% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.14% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 0
Average salary - £26,500 -
UK excluding London average salary - £26,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
- -59.23%
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
4277 5059 4742
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.58% 22.50% 22.23%
Number of salaries quoted 3465 3742 3670
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

2.5G
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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