The first table below looks at the demand for DASS2 skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DASS2 over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the South West region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Access Signaling System 2 (DASS2)
Rank 227 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing DASS2 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.050% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.30% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £27,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 - £27,750
Communications & Networking Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1006 826 1033
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.79% 15.76% 18.68%
Number of salaries quoted 835 695 880
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
DASS2
England

DASS2
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DASS2 across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

DASS2 Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

DASS2
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DASS2 across the South West region.

DASS2 Salary Trend in the South West

DASS2
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DASS2 within the South West region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire - 2 £27,750 -
Somerset - 1 £26,500 -
DASS2
England

DASS2
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing DASS2 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 DASS2.

1 3 (100.00%) Nortel
1 3 (100.00%) DPNSS
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) RIP
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Avaya
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) Nokia
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
2 2 (66.67%) H.323
2 2 (66.67%) IVR
2 2 (66.67%) Time Management
2 2 (66.67%) SMLT
2 2 (66.67%) Network Management
2 2 (66.67%) HSRP
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) PBX
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP

DASS2
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West region citing DASS2 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 DASS2. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DPNSS
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) H.323
2 2 (66.67%) SMLT
2 2 (66.67%) HSRP
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) RIP
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) MPLS
2 2 (66.67%) OSPF
2 2 (66.67%) BGP
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) PBX
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) TETRA
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Network Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Data Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Voice Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Data Network Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Support
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Time Management
1 2 (66.67%) Network Management
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Nortel
2 2 (66.67%) Avaya
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) Nokia
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) Siemens