The table below looks at the statistics for DASS2 skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DASS2 over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Digital Access Signaling System 2 (DASS2)
England / South West
Rank - - 237
Permanent jobs citing DASS2 0 0 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - - 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 7
Median salary - - £27,000
UK excluding London median salary - - £27,000

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

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
802 1003 998
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 16.16% 18.19% 16.55%
Number of salaries quoted 637 864 856
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

DASS2
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of job ads across the South West region citing DASS2 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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