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

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 91 83 102
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +19
Permanent jobs citing DNS 49 43 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.09% 2.14% 1.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.71% 10.39% 8.21%
Number of salaries quoted 31 40 22
Median salary £40,000 £36,750 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.84% -5.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,550 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.38%
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
333 414 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 14.24% 20.59% 14.09%
Number of salaries quoted 258 368 233
Median salary £42,500 £43,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £65,000
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 25 June 2016.

DNS Salary Histogram in Birmingham

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 69 (89.61%) Active Directory
2 60 (77.92%) DHCP
3 51 (66.23%) VPN
4 50 (64.94%) Windows
5 47 (61.04%) VMware
6 43 (55.84%) Windows Server
7 42 (54.55%) Microsoft
8 38 (49.35%) VMware Infrastructure
9 35 (45.45%) LAN
10 34 (44.16%) WAN
10 34 (44.16%) Windows Server 2012
11 31 (40.26%) MS Exchange
12 30 (38.96%) Citrix
13 29 (37.66%) Hyper-V
14 28 (36.36%) SAN
15 27 (35.06%) SCOM
16 26 (33.77%) Exchange Server 2003
16 26 (33.77%) vSphere
17 25 (32.47%) Windows Server 2003
17 25 (32.47%) Firewall
18 23 (29.87%) TCP/IP
19 19 (24.68%) Acronis
20 18 (23.38%) WSUS
20 18 (23.38%) SLA
20 18 (23.38%) Cisco
20 18 (23.38%) Symantec
21 17 (22.08%) Validation
21 17 (22.08%) Norton AntiVirus
21 17 (22.08%) assyst
22 16 (20.78%) Mimecast

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 31 (40.26%) MS Exchange
2 26 (33.77%) Exchange Server 2003
3 14 (18.18%) IIS
4 9 (11.69%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (11.69%) Skype for Business
5 8 (10.39%) IBM Domino
5 8 (10.39%) IBM Notes
6 7 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (6.49%) Office Communications Server
8 4 (5.19%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (3.90%) SAS
10 2 (2.60%) Apache
10 2 (2.60%) nginx
11 1 (1.30%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (1.30%) CMS
11 1 (1.30%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (1.30%) SharePoint
11 1 (1.30%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 12 (15.58%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 17 (22.08%) assyst
2 4 (5.19%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 16 (20.78%) Mimecast
2 8 (10.39%) Office 365
3 7 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (7.79%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (5.19%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 60 (77.92%) DHCP
2 51 (66.23%) VPN
3 35 (45.45%) LAN
4 34 (44.16%) WAN
5 28 (36.36%) SAN
6 25 (32.47%) Firewall
7 23 (29.87%) TCP/IP
8 11 (14.29%) VoIP
9 8 (10.39%) Remote Desktop
9 8 (10.39%) Wi-Fi
10 7 (9.09%) SSL
11 5 (6.49%) Cisco IPT
11 5 (6.49%) NetScaler
11 5 (6.49%) Unified Communications
11 5 (6.49%) WebEx
12 4 (5.19%) NAS
12 4 (5.19%) Skype
12 4 (5.19%) Wireless
12 4 (5.19%) WLAN
12 4 (5.19%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.99%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.30%) MySQL
2 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (1.30%) Ant
1 1 (1.30%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.30%) Jenkins
General
1 14 (18.18%) Retail
2 9 (11.69%) Legal
3 6 (7.79%) Finance
4 5 (6.49%) Publishing
5 3 (3.90%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.60%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (32.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 18 (23.38%) Exchange Engineer
3 12 (15.58%) Support Engineer
4 8 (10.39%) Consultant
4 8 (10.39%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 8 (10.39%) Team Leader
5 7 (9.09%) IT Engineer
5 7 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
6 6 (7.79%) IT Infrastructure Team Leader
7 5 (6.49%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (6.49%) Communications Support Engineer
7 5 (6.49%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (6.49%) Lync Engineer
7 5 (6.49%) Network Engineer
7 5 (6.49%) Technical Specialist
7 5 (6.49%) Unified Communications Engineer
8 4 (5.19%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 4 (5.19%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 3 (3.90%) Architect
9 3 (3.90%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.30%) .NET
1 1 (1.30%) Ajax
1 1 (1.30%) AngularJS
1 1 (1.30%) CSS
1 1 (1.30%) CSS3
1 1 (1.30%) Highcharts JS
1 1 (1.30%) HTML
1 1 (1.30%) HTML5
1 1 (1.30%) jQuery
1 1 (1.30%) JSON
1 1 (1.30%) LAMP
1 1 (1.30%) LEMP Stack
1 1 (1.30%) Node.js
1 1 (1.30%) REST
1 1 (1.30%) Software Packaging
1 1 (1.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (1.30%) Web Services
1 1 (1.30%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.48%) Data Centre
2 5 (6.49%) CMDB
2 5 (6.49%) Driving Licence
2 5 (6.49%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (2.60%) Clustering
4 1 (1.30%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.30%) EPoS
4 1 (1.30%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.30%) Online Banking
4 1 (1.30%) Replication
4 1 (1.30%) Social Network
4 1 (1.30%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 50 (64.94%) Windows
2 43 (55.84%) Windows Server
3 34 (44.16%) Windows Server 2012
4 25 (32.47%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (15.58%) Linux
7 6 (7.79%) Windows 7
7 6 (7.79%) Windows 8
8 4 (5.19%) Unix
9 3 (3.90%) Windows XP
10 2 (2.60%) Android
10 2 (2.60%) Apple iOS
10 2 (2.60%) Windows 10
11 1 (1.30%) BlackBerry OS
11 1 (1.30%) CentOS
11 1 (1.30%) Debian
11 1 (1.30%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.30%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.30%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (22.08%) Validation
2 10 (12.99%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (12.99%) Presales
3 8 (10.39%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (10.39%) ITIL
3 8 (10.39%) Service Delivery
4 6 (7.79%) Migration
5 5 (6.49%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (6.49%) ITIL V3
5 5 (6.49%) Line Management
5 5 (6.49%) Network Monitoring
5 5 (6.49%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (5.19%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 4 (5.19%) Two-Factor Authentication
7 3 (3.90%) Change Management
8 2 (2.60%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (2.60%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (2.60%) Load Balancing
8 2 (2.60%) Network Management
8 2 (2.60%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 16 (20.78%) C
2 15 (19.48%) SQL
3 1 (1.30%) Bash Shell
3 1 (1.30%) Groovy
3 1 (1.30%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.30%) PHP
3 1 (1.30%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.30%) Python
3 1 (1.30%) Ruby
3 1 (1.30%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 11 (14.29%) Degree
2 6 (7.79%) MCSE
2 6 (7.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (7.79%) Security Cleared
3 5 (6.49%) CCNA
3 5 (6.49%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (6.49%) LPIC
3 5 (6.49%) MCITP
4 4 (5.19%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (2.60%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.30%) CCNP
6 1 (1.30%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (1.30%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (23.38%) SLA
2 4 (5.19%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.30%) QA
System Software
1 69 (89.61%) Active Directory
2 38 (49.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (37.66%) Hyper-V
4 26 (33.77%) vSphere
5 6 (7.79%) Firmware
6 5 (6.49%) XenApp
6 5 (6.49%) XenDesktop
7 4 (5.19%) XenServer
8 1 (1.30%) Docker
8 1 (1.30%) Terminal Server
8 1 (1.30%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.30%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 27 (35.06%) SCOM
2 18 (23.38%) WSUS
3 17 (22.08%) Norton AntiVirus
4 8 (10.39%) SCCM
5 7 (9.09%) Backup Exec
6 5 (6.49%) NetBackup
7 1 (1.30%) Ansible
7 1 (1.30%) EdgeSight
7 1 (1.30%) Nagios
7 1 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.30%) Puppet
7 1 (1.30%) rkt
7 1 (1.30%) Sysprep
7 1 (1.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (1.30%) Terraform
Vendors
1 47 (61.04%) VMware
2 42 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 30 (38.96%) Citrix
4 19 (24.68%) Acronis
5 18 (23.38%) Cisco
5 18 (23.38%) Symantec
6 13 (16.88%) IBM
7 7 (9.09%) Veeam
8 5 (6.49%) Avaya
8 5 (6.49%) HP
8 5 (6.49%) Red Hat
9 4 (5.19%) Aerohive Networks
9 4 (5.19%) Dell
9 4 (5.19%) Juniper
9 4 (5.19%) NetApp
9 4 (5.19%) Ruckus Wireless
9 4 (5.19%) SonicWALL
10 1 (1.30%) Altiris
10 1 (1.30%) LANDesk
10 1 (1.30%) MobileIron
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