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

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
2.5G
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing 2.5G 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary - - £26,500
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 West region.

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1085 1144 1053
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 19.28% 19.35% 16.98%
Number of salaries quoted 895 997 895
Median salary £36,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,950 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

2.5G
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West 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 West

2.5G
Salary Trend in the South West

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

2.5G Salary Trend in the South West