CareerJunction has released industry-related salary figures for 2012 based on the ICT sector in South Africa in a press statement today.
“The 2012 salary review was done for the top 10 industry sectors and performed by South African labour market indicator, the CareerJunction Index (CJI),” the company said.
Data was collected from the CareerJunction website, currently serving over 800 subscribing advertisers who advertise over 25,000 job advertisements monthly.
According to the latest CareerJunction salary figures, business analysts have the highest starting salaries – while IT managers take home the most money.
The following table shows the average salaries in the local IT industry.
Regional Salary Differences
According to CareerJunction, Gauteng-based companies pay the best, followed by the Western Cape, KwaZulu-Natal and the Eastern Cape.
The salary scale below demonstrates the regional percentage difference in salary offerings within the IT sector. Percentages can be used to calculate location-specific salaries across various occupations
When it came to telecoms salaries, network planners and GSM engineers raked in the most cash.
Unsurprisingly, Gauteng-based telecoms professionals earned the most, followed by Western Cape and Durban employees.
The salary scale below demonstrates the regional percentage difference in salary offerings within the Telecommunication sector.