The table below looks at the statistics for 2G skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 2G over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
2G
England / South West
Rank - 249 245
Permanent jobs citing 2G 0 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.12% 0.050%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.62% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 3
Median salary - £37,500 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +56.25%
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £46,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +15.62%

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
781 1125 995
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 15.49% 19.27% 16.71%
Number of salaries quoted 615 944 852
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,300 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

2G
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing 2G as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

2G Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

2G
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 2G across the South West region.

2G Salary Trend in the South West