The table below looks at the statistics for DASS2 skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DASS2 over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Access Signaling System 2 (DASS2)
Rank 922 961 998
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +37
Permanent jobs citing DASS2 1 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.001% 0.003% 0.002%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.006% 0.016% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 2
Median salary £27,000 £26,500 £27,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.88% -2.75%
UK excluding London median salary £27,000 £26,500 £27,250
% change year-on-year
+1.88% -2.75%

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

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
17095 19123 20340
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.13% 17.89% 17.21%
Number of salaries quoted 14196 15317 16281
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

DASS2
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing DASS2 as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

DASS2 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

DASS2
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DASS2 within the UK.

DASS2 Salary Trend in the UK

DASS2
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DASS2 within the UK over the 3 months to 27 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +14 1 £27,000 +1.88%
Wiltshire +8 1 £27,000 +1.88%
South West -1 1 £27,000 +1.88%
Chippenham -6 1 £27,000 +1.88%

DASS2
Top 29 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT jobs citing DASS2 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for DASS2.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) PBX
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Nortel
1 1 (100.00%) Siemens
1 1 (100.00%) DPNSS
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) TETRA
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 2000 Server
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

DASS2
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DPNSS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) PBX
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) TETRA
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 2000 Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Nortel
1 1 (100.00%) Siemens
1 1 (100.00%) VMware