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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DASS2 over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Digital Access Signaling System 2 (DASS2)
Rank 233 218 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Permanent jobs citing DASS2 5 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.084% 0.055% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.53% 0.32% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Average salary £27,000 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £30,000 -
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
DASS2
England

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
946 925 1179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 15.96% 16.86% 20.78%
Number of salaries quoted 821 700 996
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,650 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 28 January 2015. 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 -7 5 £27,000 -10.00% 1
DASS2
England

DASS2
Top 22 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
1 7 (100.00%) ITIL
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 7 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 7 (100.00%) PBX
1 7 (100.00%) VoIP
1 7 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) Nortel
1 7 (100.00%) Siemens
1 7 (100.00%) DPNSS
1 7 (100.00%) Process Management
1 7 (100.00%) Change Management
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) Workflow
1 7 (100.00%) TETRA
1 7 (100.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 6 (85.71%) Hyper-V
2 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (85.71%) VMware

DASS2
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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.

Applications
1 7 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) PBX
1 7 (100.00%) VoIP
1 7 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 7 (100.00%) DPNSS
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) TETRA
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (57.14%) Systems Support
2 4 (57.14%) Systems Support Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Communications Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) IT Support
3 2 (28.57%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 7 (100.00%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) ITIL
1 7 (100.00%) Process Management
1 7 (100.00%) Change Management
1 7 (100.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (85.71%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Nortel
1 7 (100.00%) Siemens
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
Chippenham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £26000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago