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 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Access Signaling System 2 (DASS2)
Rank - 252 252
Permanent jobs citing DASS2 0 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.017% 0.062%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.092% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 4
Median salary - £50,000 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +85.18%
UK excluding London median salary - £50,000 £27,000
% change year-on-year
- +85.18%
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
904 1086 1085
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 17.47% 18.84% 16.77%
Number of salaries quoted 742 958 913
Median salary £37,500 £39,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.06% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £57,500 £55,300
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