The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 90 92 94
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Permanent jobs citing DNS 52 45 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.20% 2.20% 1.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.54% 11.03% 8.65%
Number of salaries quoted 36 42 26
Median salary £38,750 £36,750 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.44% +17.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,650 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £47,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
DNS
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
384 408 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 16.24% 19.90% 16.25%
Number of salaries quoted 303 373 260
Median salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,198 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

DNS
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

DNS Salary Trend in Birmingham

DNS
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

DNS Salary Histogram in Birmingham

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, IT jobs citing DNS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for DNS.

1 71 (87.65%) Active Directory
2 62 (76.54%) DHCP
3 52 (64.20%) VPN
4 49 (60.49%) Windows
4 49 (60.49%) VMware
5 41 (50.62%) Microsoft
5 41 (50.62%) VMware Infrastructure
5 41 (50.62%) Windows Server
6 37 (45.68%) Citrix
7 35 (43.21%) WAN
7 35 (43.21%) LAN
8 32 (39.51%) Hyper-V
8 32 (39.51%) Windows Server 2012
9 31 (38.27%) SAN
10 30 (37.04%) MS Exchange
11 28 (34.57%) Windows Server 2003
11 28 (34.57%) TCP/IP
12 27 (33.33%) vSphere
12 27 (33.33%) SCOM
13 26 (32.10%) Exchange Server 2003
13 26 (32.10%) Firewall
14 22 (27.16%) Acronis
15 21 (25.93%) Retail
15 21 (25.93%) WSUS
16 19 (23.46%) SLA
16 19 (23.46%) IBM
16 19 (23.46%) Symantec
17 18 (22.22%) Norton AntiVirus
17 18 (22.22%) Validation
17 18 (22.22%) assyst

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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:

Application Platforms
1 30 (37.04%) MS Exchange
2 26 (32.10%) Exchange Server 2003
3 16 (19.75%) IIS
4 11 (13.58%) IBM Domino
4 11 (13.58%) IBM Notes
5 9 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (6.17%) Skype for Business
8 4 (4.94%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (3.70%) SAS
10 2 (2.47%) Apache
10 2 (2.47%) nginx
11 1 (1.23%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (1.23%) CMS
11 1 (1.23%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (1.23%) Office Communications Server
11 1 (1.23%) SharePoint
11 1 (1.23%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 16 (19.75%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 18 (22.22%) assyst
2 7 (8.64%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 16 (19.75%) Mimecast
2 8 (9.88%) Office 365
3 7 (8.64%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (4.94%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 62 (76.54%) DHCP
2 52 (64.20%) VPN
3 35 (43.21%) LAN
3 35 (43.21%) WAN
4 31 (38.27%) SAN
5 28 (34.57%) TCP/IP
6 26 (32.10%) Firewall
7 11 (13.58%) SSL
7 11 (13.58%) VoIP
8 8 (9.88%) Remote Desktop
8 8 (9.88%) Wi-Fi
9 6 (7.41%) NetScaler
10 5 (6.17%) MPLS
10 5 (6.17%) Wireless
10 5 (6.17%) WLAN
11 4 (4.94%) NAS
11 4 (4.94%) Skype
11 4 (4.94%) xDSL
12 3 (3.70%) iSCSI
12 3 (3.70%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Ant
1 1 (1.23%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.23%) Jenkins
General
1 21 (25.93%) Retail
2 12 (14.81%) Legal
3 11 (13.58%) Finance
4 9 (11.11%) Publishing
5 4 (4.94%) Manufacturing
6 3 (3.70%) Banking
7 1 (1.23%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 28 (34.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 18 (22.22%) Exchange Engineer
3 12 (14.81%) Support Engineer
4 8 (9.88%) 3rd Line Support
4 8 (9.88%) Consultant
4 8 (9.88%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 8 (9.88%) Team Leader
4 8 (9.88%) Technical Specialist
5 7 (8.64%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 7 (8.64%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 7 (8.64%) IT Engineer
5 7 (8.64%) Technical Consultant
6 6 (7.41%) IT Infrastructure Team Leader
7 5 (6.17%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (4.94%) Architect
9 3 (3.70%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
9 3 (3.70%) Analyst
9 3 (3.70%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 3 (3.70%) Network Engineer
9 3 (3.70%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.23%) .NET
1 1 (1.23%) Ajax
1 1 (1.23%) AngularJS
1 1 (1.23%) CSS
1 1 (1.23%) CSS3
1 1 (1.23%) Highcharts JS
1 1 (1.23%) HTML
1 1 (1.23%) HTML5
1 1 (1.23%) jQuery
1 1 (1.23%) JSON
1 1 (1.23%) LAMP
1 1 (1.23%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (1.23%) Node.js
1 1 (1.23%) REST
1 1 (1.23%) Software Packaging
1 1 (1.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (1.23%) WAP
1 1 (1.23%) Web Services
1 1 (1.23%) XML
1 1 (1.23%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.52%) Data Centre
2 8 (9.88%) CMDB
3 6 (7.41%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.47%) Clustering
5 1 (1.23%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.23%) EPoS
5 1 (1.23%) Handset
5 1 (1.23%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.23%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.23%) Online Banking
5 1 (1.23%) Replication
5 1 (1.23%) Social Network
5 1 (1.23%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 49 (60.49%) Windows
2 41 (50.62%) Windows Server
3 32 (39.51%) Windows Server 2012
4 28 (34.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (19.75%) Linux
6 9 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (8.64%) Unix
8 6 (7.41%) Windows 7
8 6 (7.41%) Windows 8
9 3 (3.70%) Windows XP
10 2 (2.47%) Android
10 2 (2.47%) Apple iOS
10 2 (2.47%) Windows 10
11 1 (1.23%) BlackBerry OS
11 1 (1.23%) CentOS
11 1 (1.23%) Debian
11 1 (1.23%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.23%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.23%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (22.22%) Validation
2 13 (16.05%) Presales
3 11 (13.58%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (13.58%) Service Delivery
4 10 (12.35%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (9.88%) Continuous Improvement
5 8 (9.88%) Line Management
6 6 (7.41%) Migration
7 5 (6.17%) ITIL
8 4 (4.94%) Change Management
8 4 (4.94%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 4 (4.94%) Two-Factor Authentication
9 2 (2.47%) Configuration Management
9 2 (2.47%) Kalman Filter
9 2 (2.47%) Load Balancing
9 2 (2.47%) Malware Detection/Protection
9 2 (2.47%) Network Monitoring
9 2 (2.47%) Problem Management
9 2 (2.47%) Web Filtering
10 1 (1.23%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 17 (20.99%) C
2 15 (18.52%) SQL
3 1 (1.23%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.23%) Groovy
3 1 (1.23%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.23%) PHP
3 1 (1.23%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.23%) Python
3 1 (1.23%) Ruby
3 1 (1.23%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 14 (17.28%) Degree
2 9 (11.11%) Security Cleared
3 8 (9.88%) LPIC
4 7 (8.64%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (4.94%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (3.70%) CCNA
7 2 (2.47%) CISSP
7 2 (2.47%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (2.47%) MCSE
7 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (2.47%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.23%) CCNP
8 1 (1.23%) CISM
8 1 (1.23%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.23%) MCITP
8 1 (1.23%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (23.46%) SLA
2 7 (8.64%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.23%) QA
System Software
1 71 (87.65%) Active Directory
2 41 (50.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (39.51%) Hyper-V
4 27 (33.33%) vSphere
5 8 (9.88%) Firmware
6 6 (7.41%) XenApp
6 6 (7.41%) XenDesktop
7 4 (4.94%) XenServer
8 1 (1.23%) Docker
8 1 (1.23%) Terminal Server
8 1 (1.23%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.23%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 27 (33.33%) SCOM
2 21 (25.93%) WSUS
3 18 (22.22%) Norton AntiVirus
4 12 (14.81%) SCCM
5 10 (12.35%) Backup Exec
6 8 (9.88%) NetBackup
7 2 (2.47%) EdgeSight
8 1 (1.23%) Ansible
8 1 (1.23%) Cacti
8 1 (1.23%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (1.23%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (1.23%) Nagios
8 1 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (1.23%) Puppet
8 1 (1.23%) rkt
8 1 (1.23%) Sysprep
8 1 (1.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (1.23%) Terraform
Vendors
1 49 (60.49%) VMware
2 41 (50.62%) Microsoft
3 37 (45.68%) Citrix
4 22 (27.16%) Acronis
5 19 (23.46%) IBM
5 19 (23.46%) Symantec
6 14 (17.28%) Cisco
7 8 (9.88%) Red Hat
8 7 (8.64%) Veeam
9 5 (6.17%) HP
9 5 (6.17%) Juniper
10 4 (4.94%) Aerohive Networks
10 4 (4.94%) Dell
10 4 (4.94%) NetApp
10 4 (4.94%) Ruckus Wireless
10 4 (4.94%) SonicWALL
11 2 (2.47%) Altiris
11 2 (2.47%) AppSense
12 1 (1.23%) Avaya
12 1 (1.23%) Sophos
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