The table below looks at the statistics for 2.5G skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 2.5G over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
2.5G
UK
Rank - - 962
Permanent jobs citing 2.5G 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - - 0.004%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Median salary - - -
UK excluding London median salary - - -

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

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
13374 17501 19412
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.13% 17.15% 18.20%
Number of salaries quoted 10923 14537 15658
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

2.5G
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads 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 UK

2.5G
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 2.5G within the UK.

2.5G Salary Trend in the UK