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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 31 13 34
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +21
Permanent jobs citing DNS 3 23 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 2.40% 15.75% 2.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.11% 52.27% 8.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3 21 3
Average salary £26,500 £26,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -37.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £24,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £26,500 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -5.40%
DNS
County Antrim

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

Communications & Networking Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
27 44 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 21.60% 30.14% 26.49%
Number of salaries quoted 12 31 14
Average salary £30,000 £26,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.20% -39.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,800 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £47,500 £29,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

DNS
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

DNS Salary Trend in Belfast

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 5 (83.33%) VPN
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
3 4 (66.67%) DHCP
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (50.00%) Citrix
4 3 (50.00%) Linux
4 3 (50.00%) Firewall
4 3 (50.00%) Degree
5 2 (33.33%) Finance
5 2 (33.33%) XenApp
5 2 (33.33%) Nagios
5 2 (33.33%) Perl
5 2 (33.33%) IIS
5 2 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (33.33%) CCNA
5 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (33.33%) Python
5 2 (33.33%) UNIX
5 2 (33.33%) MCITP
5 2 (33.33%) Marketing
6 1 (16.67%) Puppet
6 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast 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 2 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) JBoss
2 1 (16.67%) Apache
2 1 (16.67%) Tomcat
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 1 (16.67%) Apache Solr
2 1 (16.67%) Confluence
2 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Office
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
1 5 (83.33%) VPN
2 4 (66.67%) DHCP
3 3 (50.00%) Firewall
4 1 (16.67%) SSH
4 1 (16.67%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (16.67%) Broadband
4 1 (16.67%) FTP
4 1 (16.67%) SNMP
4 1 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (16.67%) Electronics
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Service Desk Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Support
2 1 (16.67%) Applications Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) SOAP
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
1 1 (16.67%) XML
1 1 (16.67%) XSLT
1 1 (16.67%) LAMP
1 1 (16.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) DTV
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) UNIX
4 1 (16.67%) CentOS
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) OpenVMS
4 1 (16.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Time Management
2 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Analysis
2 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 1 (16.67%) Coaching
2 1 (16.67%) Converged Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Perl
1 2 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) Ruby
2 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (33.33%) MCITP
2 2 (33.33%) CCNA
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (16.67%) EMC Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) XenApp
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) XenServer
3 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
3 1 (16.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (16.67%) vSphere
3 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Nagios
2 1 (16.67%) Puppet
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (16.67%) New Relic
4 1 (16.67%) EMC
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (16.67%) SAP
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago