The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for 2G skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited 2G over the 3 months to 29 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

2G
London / City of London
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 271 319
Permanent jobs citing 2G 0 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London - 0.014% 0.057%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.090% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £60,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £55,000 £58,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year -6.38% +46.87%  

2G is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 830 1116 1970
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 15.57% 15.84% 18.69%
Number of salaries quoted 761 969 1649
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.54% +4.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% -  

2G
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing 2G as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for 2G in the City of London

2G
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 2G in the City of London.

Salary trend for 2G in the City of London