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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 57 105 101
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -4
Permanent jobs citing DNS 101 19 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.13% 1.01% 1.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.05% 5.62% 9.72%
Number of salaries quoted 58 16 37
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,750 £20,900
10% offered a salary of more than £51,820 £42,500 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
420 338 432
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.16% 18.05% 18.40%
Number of salaries quoted 269 294 343
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 1 October 2016.

DNS Salary Histogram in Birmingham

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 116 (76.82%) Active Directory
2 112 (74.17%) DHCP
3 85 (56.29%) VMware
4 79 (52.32%) Microsoft
5 78 (51.66%) VMware Infrastructure
6 74 (49.01%) Windows
7 69 (45.70%) VPN
8 68 (45.03%) Windows Server
9 61 (40.40%) Windows Server 2012
10 60 (39.74%) Citrix
11 59 (39.07%) Firewall
12 52 (34.44%) WAN
13 49 (32.45%) LAN
14 42 (27.81%) SCOM
15 39 (25.83%) TCP/IP
16 38 (25.17%) Cisco
16 38 (25.17%) Hyper-V
17 37 (24.50%) SAN
18 36 (23.84%) SQL
19 35 (23.18%) MS Exchange
20 33 (21.85%) IBM
20 33 (21.85%) vSphere
21 32 (21.19%) Retail
21 32 (21.19%) IIS
21 32 (21.19%) Data Centre
22 31 (20.53%) MS Excel
22 31 (20.53%) Windows Server 2003
23 30 (19.87%) SLA
23 30 (19.87%) SCCM
24 29 (19.21%) Exchange Server 2003

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 35 (23.18%) MS Exchange
2 32 (21.19%) IIS
3 29 (19.21%) Exchange Server 2003
4 15 (9.93%) IBM Domino
4 15 (9.93%) IBM Notes
5 9 (5.96%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (5.96%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (3.31%) Skype for Business
7 4 (2.65%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (1.99%) SAS
9 2 (1.32%) Apache
9 2 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (1.32%) nginx
10 1 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.66%) CMS
10 1 (0.66%) SharePoint
Applications
1 31 (20.53%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.99%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 24 (15.89%) assyst
2 13 (8.61%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 22 (14.57%) Office 365
2 20 (13.25%) Mimecast
3 16 (10.60%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (4.64%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (2.65%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 112 (74.17%) DHCP
2 69 (45.70%) VPN
3 59 (39.07%) Firewall
4 52 (34.44%) WAN
5 49 (32.45%) LAN
6 39 (25.83%) TCP/IP
7 37 (24.50%) SAN
8 26 (17.22%) SSL
9 13 (8.61%) VoIP
10 12 (7.95%) Remote Desktop
11 11 (7.28%) Wi-Fi
12 10 (6.62%) MPLS
12 10 (6.62%) VLAN
13 9 (5.96%) Wireless
14 8 (5.30%) NetScaler
14 8 (5.30%) WLAN
15 7 (4.64%) IP Telephony
16 6 (3.97%) ADSL
17 5 (3.31%) Internet
17 5 (3.31%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (1.32%) Ant
1 2 (1.32%) Git (software)
1 2 (1.32%) Jenkins
General
1 32 (21.19%) Retail
2 22 (14.57%) Finance
3 21 (13.91%) Publishing
4 16 (10.60%) Legal
5 6 (3.97%) Manufacturing
6 5 (3.31%) Banking
7 3 (1.99%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 52 (34.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 22 (14.57%) Exchange Engineer
3 21 (13.91%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 21 (13.91%) Support Engineer
4 19 (12.58%) 3rd Line Support
5 18 (11.92%) Technical Specialist
6 17 (11.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 14 (9.27%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 12 (7.95%) Analyst
8 12 (7.95%) Infrastructure Support
9 11 (7.28%) Consultant
9 11 (7.28%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 11 (7.28%) Network Engineer
10 10 (6.62%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
10 10 (6.62%) Technical Consultant
11 8 (5.30%) Infrastructure Team Leader
11 8 (5.30%) IT Engineer
11 8 (5.30%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
11 8 (5.30%) Team Leader
12 7 (4.64%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.32%) Node.js
1 2 (1.32%) REST
1 2 (1.32%) Web Services
2 1 (0.66%) .NET
2 1 (0.66%) Software Packaging
2 1 (0.66%) WAP
2 1 (0.66%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 32 (21.19%) Data Centre
2 18 (11.92%) CMDB
3 16 (10.60%) Enterprise Storage
4 6 (3.97%) Clustering
4 6 (3.97%) Driving Licence
5 3 (1.99%) NHS
6 2 (1.32%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.32%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.66%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.66%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.66%) EPoS
7 1 (0.66%) Handset
7 1 (0.66%) Mobile App
7 1 (0.66%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.66%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 74 (49.01%) Windows
2 68 (45.03%) Windows Server
3 61 (40.40%) Windows Server 2012
4 31 (20.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 28 (18.54%) Linux
6 18 (11.92%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (5.96%) Unix
8 4 (2.65%) Windows 7
8 4 (2.65%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.66%) Android
9 1 (0.66%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.66%) BlackBerry OS
9 1 (0.66%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (17.88%) Presales
2 24 (15.89%) Validation
3 20 (13.25%) Service Delivery
4 18 (11.92%) Continuous Improvement
4 18 (11.92%) Line Management
5 14 (9.27%) Business Intelligence
6 13 (8.61%) Change Management
6 13 (8.61%) Service Management
7 11 (7.28%) ITIL
7 11 (7.28%) Migration
8 10 (6.62%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 10 (6.62%) Problem Management
8 10 (6.62%) Risk Management
9 9 (5.96%) Patch Management
10 8 (5.30%) Information Security
10 8 (5.30%) Malware Detection/Protection
10 8 (5.30%) Server Patching
11 7 (4.64%) Disaster Recovery
12 6 (3.97%) Data Protection
12 6 (3.97%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 36 (23.84%) SQL
2 27 (17.88%) C
3 6 (3.97%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.32%) Bash Shell
4 2 (1.32%) Groovy
4 2 (1.32%) Python
4 2 (1.32%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 18 (11.92%) Degree
1 18 (11.92%) LPIC
1 18 (11.92%) Security Cleared
2 17 (11.26%) BPSS Clearance
3 12 (7.95%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (7.28%) CCNA
5 9 (5.96%) CISSP
6 8 (5.30%) CISM
7 6 (3.97%) CCNP
8 5 (3.31%) Citrix Certification
9 3 (1.99%) MCSE
9 3 (1.99%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (1.32%) CEH
10 2 (1.32%) CISA
10 2 (1.32%) MCSA
11 1 (0.66%) CCSA
11 1 (0.66%) MCITP
11 1 (0.66%) MCTS
11 1 (0.66%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (19.87%) SLA
2 17 (11.26%) Disclosure Scotland
3 5 (3.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (3.31%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 116 (76.82%) Active Directory
2 78 (51.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (25.17%) Hyper-V
4 33 (21.85%) vSphere
5 18 (11.92%) Firmware
6 14 (9.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 14 (9.27%) Virtual Servers
7 9 (5.96%) XenApp
8 8 (5.30%) XenDesktop
9 5 (3.31%) Terminal Server
9 5 (3.31%) Terminal Services
9 5 (3.31%) VMware ESX
10 4 (2.65%) XenServer
11 2 (1.32%) Docker
12 1 (0.66%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.66%) NFS
Systems Management
1 42 (27.81%) SCOM
2 30 (19.87%) SCCM
3 22 (14.57%) WSUS
4 21 (13.91%) Norton AntiVirus
5 18 (11.92%) Backup Exec
5 18 (11.92%) NetBackup
6 5 (3.31%) EdgeSight
7 2 (1.32%) Ansible
7 2 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (1.32%) Puppet
7 2 (1.32%) rkt
7 2 (1.32%) Terraform
8 1 (0.66%) Cacti
8 1 (0.66%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.66%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (0.66%) Sysprep
8 1 (0.66%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 85 (56.29%) VMware
2 79 (52.32%) Microsoft
3 60 (39.74%) Citrix
4 38 (25.17%) Cisco
5 33 (21.85%) IBM
6 26 (17.22%) Acronis
7 21 (13.91%) Symantec
8 18 (11.92%) Red Hat
8 18 (11.92%) SolarWinds
9 10 (6.62%) HP
9 10 (6.62%) Veeam
10 6 (3.97%) SonicWALL
11 5 (3.31%) Dell
11 5 (3.31%) NetApp
12 4 (2.65%) Altiris
12 4 (2.65%) Draytek
12 4 (2.65%) Fortinet
12 4 (2.65%) Huawei
12 4 (2.65%) Juniper
12 4 (2.65%) NETGEAR
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