The table below looks at the statistics for DASS2 skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DASS2 over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Access Signaling System 2 (DASS2)
Rank - - 161
Permanent jobs citing DASS2 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - - 0.063%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £25,750
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 - £28,000
DASS2
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
465 329 484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 12.43% 10.50% 15.28%
Number of salaries quoted 297 217 274
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000