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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Domain Name System (DNS)
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 101 96 92
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -4
Permanent jobs citing DNS 30 30 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.56% 1.65% 1.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.95% 10.79% 12.10%
Number of salaries quoted 17 25 28
Median salary £48,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,300 £28,000 £21,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £63,250
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%

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
274 278 281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 14.27% 15.25% 15.23%
Number of salaries quoted 177 247 261
Median salary £45,000 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 16 January 2017.

DNS Salary Histogram in Birmingham

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 93 (66.43%) Active Directory
2 89 (63.57%) DHCP
3 85 (60.71%) Microsoft
4 73 (52.14%) VMware
5 68 (48.57%) VMware Infrastructure
6 59 (42.14%) Firewall
7 56 (40.00%) Windows
8 50 (35.71%) Windows Server
9 46 (32.86%) Citrix
10 42 (30.00%) TCP/IP
10 42 (30.00%) Linux
11 41 (29.29%) SQL
12 40 (28.57%) MS Excel
12 40 (28.57%) SCOM
13 38 (27.14%) Windows Server 2012
14 37 (26.43%) Cisco
15 36 (25.71%) VPN
16 35 (25.00%) SCCM
17 34 (24.29%) WAN
17 34 (24.29%) LAN
17 34 (24.29%) IIS
17 34 (24.29%) Data Centre
18 28 (20.00%) SSL
18 28 (20.00%) Publishing
19 27 (19.29%) IBM
19 27 (19.29%) Presales
20 26 (18.57%) Red Hat
20 26 (18.57%) Service Delivery
21 25 (17.86%) Security Cleared
21 25 (17.86%) Line Management

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 34 (24.29%) IIS
2 22 (15.71%) MS Exchange
3 12 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2003
4 7 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (2.86%) IBM Domino
5 4 (2.86%) IBM Notes
6 2 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.71%) Apache
7 1 (0.71%) CMS
7 1 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.71%) nginx
7 1 (0.71%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.71%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 40 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.14%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 16 (11.43%) assyst
2 7 (5.00%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 21 (15.00%) Office 365
2 13 (9.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (8.57%) Mimecast
4 1 (0.71%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.71%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.71%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 89 (63.57%) DHCP
2 59 (42.14%) Firewall
3 42 (30.00%) TCP/IP
4 36 (25.71%) VPN
5 34 (24.29%) LAN
5 34 (24.29%) WAN
6 28 (20.00%) SSL
7 11 (7.86%) VoIP
8 10 (7.14%) SAN
8 10 (7.14%) VLAN
9 8 (5.71%) IP Telephony
9 8 (5.71%) Wi-Fi
9 8 (5.71%) Wireless
10 7 (5.00%) MPLS
11 6 (4.29%) Asterisk PBX
11 6 (4.29%) VoLTE
12 5 (3.57%) NetScaler
12 5 (3.57%) Remote Desktop
12 5 (3.57%) Wireshark
13 4 (2.86%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.71%) Big Data
2 1 (0.71%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (0.71%) Ant
1 1 (0.71%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.71%) Jenkins
General
1 28 (20.00%) Publishing
2 23 (16.43%) Finance
3 18 (12.86%) Retail
4 5 (3.57%) Manufacturing
4 5 (3.57%) Multimedia
5 4 (2.86%) Banking
5 4 (2.86%) Legal
6 3 (2.14%) Marketing
7 1 (0.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 23 (16.43%) Technical Specialist
3 19 (13.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 14 (10.00%) Support Engineer
5 13 (9.29%) 3rd Line Support
6 12 (8.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 12 (8.57%) Exchange Engineer
7 11 (7.86%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 11 (7.86%) Analyst
7 11 (7.86%) Citrix Engineer
7 11 (7.86%) Network Engineer
8 10 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
9 9 (6.43%) Infrastructure Support
10 8 (5.71%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 8 (5.71%) IT Engineer
10 8 (5.71%) Linux Engineer
11 7 (5.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
12 6 (4.29%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
12 6 (4.29%) Open Source Engineer
12 6 (4.29%) VoIP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.29%) FreeSWITCH
2 3 (2.14%) Web Services
3 1 (0.71%) Node.js
3 1 (0.71%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 34 (24.29%) Data Centre
2 23 (16.43%) CMDB
3 17 (12.14%) Enterprise Storage
4 7 (5.00%) Clustering
5 3 (2.14%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.14%) NHS
6 2 (1.43%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.43%) Handset
7 1 (0.71%) Algorithms
7 1 (0.71%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.71%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.71%) EPoS
7 1 (0.71%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.71%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 56 (40.00%) Windows
2 50 (35.71%) Windows Server
3 42 (30.00%) Linux
4 38 (27.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (12.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (7.14%) Unix
7 5 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (2.14%) Solaris
8 3 (2.14%) SUSE
9 2 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.43%) Windows 10
9 2 (1.43%) Windows 7
9 2 (1.43%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.71%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (19.29%) Presales
2 26 (18.57%) Service Delivery
3 25 (17.86%) Line Management
4 23 (16.43%) Continuous Improvement
5 16 (11.43%) Validation
6 14 (10.00%) Change Management
6 14 (10.00%) ITIL
7 13 (9.29%) Patch Management
8 12 (8.57%) Service Management
9 11 (7.86%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 11 (7.86%) Problem Management
10 10 (7.14%) Risk Management
11 9 (6.43%) Server Patching
12 8 (5.71%) Change Control
12 8 (5.71%) Information Security
13 7 (5.00%) Cybersecurity
13 7 (5.00%) Incident Management
13 7 (5.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
13 7 (5.00%) Project Management
14 6 (4.29%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 41 (29.29%) SQL
2 19 (13.57%) C
3 8 (5.71%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.71%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.71%) Groovy
4 1 (0.71%) Python
4 1 (0.71%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 25 (17.86%) Security Cleared
2 23 (16.43%) BPSS Clearance
2 23 (16.43%) LPIC
3 14 (10.00%) CCNA
3 14 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (7.86%) Citrix Certification
5 8 (5.71%) CISM
5 8 (5.71%) CISSP
6 6 (4.29%) CCNP
6 6 (4.29%) Degree
7 5 (3.57%) MCSA
7 5 (3.57%) MCSE
7 5 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (2.86%) DBS Check
9 3 (2.14%) PMI Certification
9 3 (2.14%) PMP
10 2 (1.43%) CEH
10 2 (1.43%) CISA
10 2 (1.43%) MCITP
11 1 (0.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (16.43%) Disclosure Scotland
2 22 (15.71%) SLA
3 5 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (3.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 93 (66.43%) Active Directory
2 68 (48.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (16.43%) Firmware
4 16 (11.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 16 (11.43%) Virtual Servers
4 16 (11.43%) vSphere
5 13 (9.29%) Hyper-V
6 11 (7.86%) XenApp
7 7 (5.00%) Terminal Services
8 6 (4.29%) Kamailio
8 6 (4.29%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (4.29%) Terminal Server
8 6 (4.29%) XenDesktop
9 5 (3.57%) VMware ESX
10 4 (2.86%) NFS
11 1 (0.71%) Docker
11 1 (0.71%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 40 (28.57%) SCOM
2 35 (25.00%) SCCM
3 23 (16.43%) Backup Exec
3 23 (16.43%) NetBackup
4 13 (9.29%) Norton AntiVirus
5 9 (6.43%) EdgeSight
6 2 (1.43%) WSUS
7 1 (0.71%) Ansible
7 1 (0.71%) Failover Clustering
7 1 (0.71%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.71%) Puppet
7 1 (0.71%) rkt
7 1 (0.71%) Terraform
Vendors
1 85 (60.71%) Microsoft
2 73 (52.14%) VMware
3 46 (32.86%) Citrix
4 37 (26.43%) Cisco
5 27 (19.29%) IBM
6 26 (18.57%) Red Hat
7 19 (13.57%) SolarWinds
8 12 (8.57%) Symantec
9 6 (4.29%) BroadSoft
9 6 (4.29%) SAP
10 5 (3.57%) CheckPoint
10 5 (3.57%) F5
10 5 (3.57%) HP
10 5 (3.57%) Palo Alto
10 5 (3.57%) Veeam
11 4 (2.86%) Acronis
11 4 (2.86%) Altiris
11 4 (2.86%) AppSense
11 4 (2.86%) Draytek
11 4 (2.86%) NETGEAR
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