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 26 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 99 107 91
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -16
Permanent jobs citing DNS 44 27 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.88% 1.51% 1.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.41% 9.09% 11.28%
Number of salaries quoted 27 24 29
Median salary £40,000 £34,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.10% -13.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,100 £61,250 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +2.85%
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
328 297 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 14.02% 16.66% 13.99%
Number of salaries quoted 248 248 235
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £56,400
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 26 May 2016.

DNS Salary Histogram in Birmingham

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 60 (88.24%) Active Directory
2 51 (75.00%) DHCP
3 46 (67.65%) Windows
4 44 (64.71%) VPN
5 41 (60.29%) VMware
6 38 (55.88%) Windows Server
7 36 (52.94%) Microsoft
8 32 (47.06%) LAN
8 32 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
9 30 (44.12%) Windows Server 2012
9 30 (44.12%) WAN
10 26 (38.24%) MS Exchange
11 24 (35.29%) Citrix
11 24 (35.29%) Hyper-V
12 23 (33.82%) SCOM
12 23 (33.82%) Firewall
13 22 (32.35%) Cisco
13 22 (32.35%) TCP/IP
13 22 (32.35%) SAN
14 20 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2003
14 20 (29.41%) vSphere
15 17 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
16 16 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
17 15 (22.06%) Symantec
17 15 (22.06%) SLA
17 15 (22.06%) C
18 14 (20.59%) SQL
18 14 (20.59%) Validation
18 14 (20.59%) Norton AntiVirus
18 14 (20.59%) 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 26 (38.24%) MS Exchange
2 20 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2003
3 11 (16.18%) IIS
4 10 (14.71%) Skype for Business
5 8 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (10.29%) IBM Domino
6 7 (10.29%) IBM Notes
7 6 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (8.82%) Office Communications Server
8 4 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (2.94%) SAS
10 1 (1.47%) Apache
10 1 (1.47%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (1.47%) CMS
10 1 (1.47%) nginx
10 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
10 1 (1.47%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 10 (14.71%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 14 (20.59%) assyst
2 2 (2.94%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 13 (19.12%) Mimecast
2 7 (10.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (10.29%) Office 365
3 5 (7.35%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (5.88%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 51 (75.00%) DHCP
2 44 (64.71%) VPN
3 32 (47.06%) LAN
4 30 (44.12%) WAN
5 23 (33.82%) Firewall
6 22 (32.35%) SAN
6 22 (32.35%) TCP/IP
7 12 (17.65%) VoIP
8 7 (10.29%) Remote Desktop
8 7 (10.29%) Wi-Fi
9 6 (8.82%) Cisco IPT
9 6 (8.82%) Unified Communications
9 6 (8.82%) WebEx
10 5 (7.35%) NetScaler
11 4 (5.88%) MPLS
11 4 (5.88%) NAS
11 4 (5.88%) Skype
11 4 (5.88%) Wireless
11 4 (5.88%) WLAN
11 4 (5.88%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (2.94%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (1.47%) MySQL
General
1 11 (16.18%) Retail
2 6 (8.82%) Legal
3 4 (5.88%) Finance
4 3 (4.41%) Publishing
5 2 (2.94%) Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (32.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (19.12%) Exchange Engineer
3 10 (14.71%) Support Engineer
4 7 (10.29%) Consultant
5 6 (8.82%) Communications Support Engineer
5 6 (8.82%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 6 (8.82%) Lync Engineer
5 6 (8.82%) Team Leader
5 6 (8.82%) Technical Consultant
5 6 (8.82%) Unified Communications Engineer
6 5 (7.35%) IT Engineer
6 5 (7.35%) Network Engineer
7 4 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (5.88%) IT Infrastructure Team Leader
7 4 (5.88%) Technical Leader
8 3 (4.41%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (4.41%) Administrator
8 3 (4.41%) Architect
8 3 (4.41%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.47%) .NET
1 1 (1.47%) Ajax
1 1 (1.47%) AngularJS
1 1 (1.47%) CSS
1 1 (1.47%) CSS3
1 1 (1.47%) EDI
1 1 (1.47%) Highcharts JS
1 1 (1.47%) HTML
1 1 (1.47%) HTML5
1 1 (1.47%) jQuery
1 1 (1.47%) JSON
1 1 (1.47%) LAMP
1 1 (1.47%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (1.47%) Software Packaging
1 1 (1.47%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (1.47%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (19.12%) Data Centre
2 6 (8.82%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (4.41%) CMDB
3 3 (4.41%) Driving Licence
4 2 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.94%) Clustering
4 2 (2.94%) Statistics
5 1 (1.47%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.47%) EPoS
5 1 (1.47%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.47%) Online Banking
5 1 (1.47%) Replication
5 1 (1.47%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 46 (67.65%) Windows
2 38 (55.88%) Windows Server
3 30 (44.12%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (16.18%) Linux
7 6 (8.82%) Unix
8 5 (7.35%) Windows 7
8 5 (7.35%) Windows 8
9 3 (4.41%) Windows XP
10 2 (2.94%) Android
10 2 (2.94%) Apple iOS
10 2 (2.94%) Windows 10
11 1 (1.47%) BlackBerry OS
11 1 (1.47%) CentOS
11 1 (1.47%) Debian
11 1 (1.47%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.47%) OpenVMS
11 1 (1.47%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.47%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.59%) Validation
2 10 (14.71%) ITIL
3 9 (13.24%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (10.29%) Presales
4 7 (10.29%) Service Delivery
5 6 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
5 6 (8.82%) ITIL V3
5 6 (8.82%) Migration
5 6 (8.82%) Network Monitoring
5 6 (8.82%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (5.88%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 4 (5.88%) Two-Factor Authentication
7 3 (4.41%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (4.41%) Change Management
7 3 (4.41%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (4.41%) Line Management
8 2 (2.94%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (2.94%) Data Protection
8 2 (2.94%) Load Balancing
8 2 (2.94%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 15 (22.06%) C
2 14 (20.59%) SQL
3 3 (4.41%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.94%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.47%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.47%) KiXtart
5 1 (1.47%) PHP
5 1 (1.47%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 12 (17.65%) Degree
2 6 (8.82%) MCITP
2 6 (8.82%) MCSE
2 6 (8.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (7.35%) CCNA
3 5 (7.35%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (5.88%) Security Cleared
5 3 (4.41%) LPIC
6 2 (2.94%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (2.94%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.47%) CCNP
7 1 (1.47%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (22.06%) SLA
2 2 (2.94%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.47%) QA
System Software
1 60 (88.24%) Active Directory
2 32 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (35.29%) Hyper-V
4 20 (29.41%) vSphere
5 5 (7.35%) Firmware
5 5 (7.35%) XenApp
5 5 (7.35%) XenDesktop
6 4 (5.88%) XenServer
7 2 (2.94%) Xen
8 1 (1.47%) Terminal Server
8 1 (1.47%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 23 (33.82%) SCOM
2 14 (20.59%) Norton AntiVirus
3 13 (19.12%) WSUS
4 6 (8.82%) SCCM
5 5 (7.35%) Backup Exec
6 3 (4.41%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.47%) Dollar Universe
7 1 (1.47%) EdgeSight
7 1 (1.47%) Nagios
7 1 (1.47%) Sysprep
7 1 (1.47%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 41 (60.29%) VMware
2 36 (52.94%) Microsoft
3 24 (35.29%) Citrix
4 22 (32.35%) Cisco
5 15 (22.06%) Symantec
6 14 (20.59%) Acronis
7 10 (14.71%) IBM
8 6 (8.82%) Avaya
9 5 (7.35%) Dell
9 5 (7.35%) HP
10 4 (5.88%) Aerohive Networks
10 4 (5.88%) Juniper
10 4 (5.88%) NetApp
10 4 (5.88%) Ruckus Wireless
10 4 (5.88%) SonicWALL
10 4 (5.88%) Veeam
11 3 (4.41%) Red Hat
12 2 (2.94%) Mercator
13 1 (1.47%) NEC
13 1 (1.47%) Sophos
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Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Competitive salary and benefits
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