The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

2G
England / South West
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 233 248
Permanent jobs citing 2G 0 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West - 0.15% 0.050%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.76% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 3
Median salary - £55,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +25.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £58,750 £48,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +22.39% +28.00%  

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 South West with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 765 1051 1235
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 14.64% 20.01% 20.59%
Number of salaries quoted 634 865 1042
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

2G
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 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 in the South West.

Salary trend for 2G in the South West