The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Andover region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 16 13 15
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Permanent jobs citing DNS 9 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Andover 10.84% 10.77% 1.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 40.91% 58.33% 5.56%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 0
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
DNS
Hampshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Andover
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
22 12 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Andover 26.51% 18.46% 34.62%
Number of salaries quoted 22 12 14
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £21,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £39,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Andover

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DNS across the Andover region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Andover

DNS
Salary Trend in Andover

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DNS across the Andover region.

DNS Salary Trend in Andover

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Andover

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Andover region citing DNS 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 DNS.

1 42 (100.00%) DHCP
1 42 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 38 (90.48%) Microsoft
2 38 (90.48%) Windows
3 35 (83.33%) Linux
4 34 (80.95%) ITIL
4 34 (80.95%) Firewall
5 31 (73.81%) Active Directory
5 31 (73.81%) vSphere
5 31 (73.81%) SC Cleared
5 31 (73.81%) DV Cleared
6 27 (64.29%) HP
7 24 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 24 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
8 23 (54.76%) NetBackup
8 23 (54.76%) HP Storage
8 23 (54.76%) HP SIM
8 23 (54.76%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 23 (54.76%) Symantec
8 23 (54.76%) VMware
8 23 (54.76%) HP Data Protector
9 21 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 20 (47.62%) 3PAR
10 20 (47.62%) Capacity Management
10 20 (47.62%) SLA
11 15 (35.71%) CCNA
11 15 (35.71%) MS Excel
11 15 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
12 11 (26.19%) CISSP
12 11 (26.19%) DMZ

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Andover by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Andover region citing DNS 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 DNS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 15 (35.71%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.52%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 42 (100.00%) DHCP
2 34 (80.95%) Firewall
3 11 (26.19%) Network Security
3 11 (26.19%) SMTP
3 11 (26.19%) FTP
3 11 (26.19%) HTTP
3 11 (26.19%) TCP/IP
3 11 (26.19%) DMZ
3 11 (26.19%) X.400
4 1 (2.38%) Cisco Nexus
Development Applications
1 4 (9.52%) MSI
Job Titles
1 23 (54.76%) Administrator
1 23 (54.76%) Systems Administrator
2 11 (26.19%) Network Engineer
2 11 (26.19%) Network Security Engineer
2 11 (26.19%) Security Engineer
3 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (9.52%) Service Manager
3 4 (9.52%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 23 (54.76%) HP Storage
2 11 (26.19%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (26.19%) CESG
3 4 (9.52%) Fat Client
3 4 (9.52%) Thin Client
3 4 (9.52%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 38 (90.48%) Windows
2 35 (83.33%) Linux
3 24 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 24 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (9.52%) Windows 8
5 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.38%) Scientific Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (80.95%) ITIL
2 20 (47.62%) Capacity Management
3 4 (9.52%) Software Distribution
3 4 (9.52%) Line Management
3 4 (9.52%) Mentoring
3 4 (9.52%) Software Testing
3 4 (9.52%) Performance Management
Qualifications
1 42 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 31 (73.81%) SC Cleared
2 31 (73.81%) DV Cleared
3 15 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (35.71%) CCNA
4 11 (26.19%) CISSP
4 11 (26.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 4 (9.52%) MCP
5 4 (9.52%) MCSE
5 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (47.62%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (73.81%) Active Directory
1 31 (73.81%) vSphere
2 4 (9.52%) Hyper-V
3 3 (7.14%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 23 (54.76%) NetBackup
1 23 (54.76%) HP Data Protector
1 23 (54.76%) HP SIM
1 23 (54.76%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 7 (16.67%) SCCM
3 3 (7.14%) SCOM
Vendors
1 38 (90.48%) Microsoft
2 27 (64.29%) HP
3 23 (54.76%) Symantec
3 23 (54.76%) VMware
4 20 (47.62%) 3PAR
5 4 (9.52%) Cisco
5 4 (9.52%) Dell
6 1 (2.38%) Red Hat