The first table below looks at the demand for DASS2 skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DASS2 over the 3 months to 18 April 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.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Access Signaling System 2 (DASS2)
Rank - 882 -
Permanent jobs citing DASS2 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.001% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.005% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £24,500 -
UK excluding London average salary - £24,500 -
Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20469 22138 22344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.87% 19.94% 17.78%
Number of salaries quoted 16208 17824 18652
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £64,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DASS2
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DASS2 within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 20 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 3 (100.00%) ISDN
1 3 (100.00%) PBX
1 3 (100.00%) VoIP
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) SLA
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Nortel
1 3 (100.00%) Siemens
1 3 (100.00%) DPNSS
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Workflow
1 3 (100.00%) TETRA
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 2000 Server

DASS2
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) ISDN
1 3 (100.00%) PBX
1 3 (100.00%) VoIP
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) DPNSS
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) TETRA
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Systems Support
1 3 (100.00%) Team Leader
1 3 (100.00%) Support Team Leader
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Nortel
1 3 (100.00%) Siemens