The table below looks at the statistics for DECT skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DECT over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Enhanced Cordless Telecommunications (DECT)
Rank - - 167
Permanent jobs citing DECT 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland - - 0.030%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £26,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-37.64% -5.55%
DECT
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
366 370 390
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 12.39% 12.02% 11.66%
Number of salaries quoted 223 227 283
Average salary £40,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £27,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

DECT
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DECT across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

DECT Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

DECT
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DECT across the Scotland region.

DECT Salary Trend in Scotland

DECT
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing DECT also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited DECT.

1 6 (85.71%) WAN
1 6 (85.71%) Nortel
1 6 (85.71%) Avaya
1 6 (85.71%) Siemens
1 6 (85.71%) Mitel
1 6 (85.71%) Nortel Norstar
1 6 (85.71%) Panasonic
1 6 (85.71%) LAN
2 5 (71.43%) PBX
2 5 (71.43%) Unified Communications
3 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) ZigBee
3 1 (14.29%) UWB
3 1 (14.29%) CAE
3 1 (14.29%) CMMI
3 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (14.29%) Wireless
3 1 (14.29%) Bluetooth

DECT
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Scotland region citing DECT also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited DECT. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) LAN
1 6 (85.71%) Nortel Norstar
1 6 (85.71%) WAN
2 5 (71.43%) PBX
2 5 (71.43%) Unified Communications
3 1 (14.29%) Bluetooth
3 1 (14.29%) UWB
3 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (14.29%) Wireless
3 1 (14.29%) ZigBee
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Unified Communications Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Avaya Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Avaya Field Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Design Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Field Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) RF Design Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) RF Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) CAE
1 1 (14.29%) CMMI
1 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Avaya
1 6 (85.71%) Mitel
1 6 (85.71%) Nortel
1 6 (85.71%) Panasonic
1 6 (85.71%) Siemens