The first table below looks at the demand for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 93 105 86
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -19
Permanent jobs citing DNS 29 18 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.49% 0.89% 1.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.29% 5.79% 6.87%
Number of salaries quoted 28 16 23
Average salary £31,250 £36,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.38% -10.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £23,750 £24,100
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.33% +7.14%
Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
312 311 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 16.00% 15.37% 21.64%
Number of salaries quoted 260 281 300
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
DNS
West Midlands

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DNS across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 2014.

DNS Salary Histogram in Birmingham

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing DNS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited DNS.

1 37 (74.00%) Windows
2 28 (56.00%) VMware
3 26 (52.00%) Firewall
4 25 (50.00%) DHCP
5 22 (44.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 20 (40.00%) TCP/IP
7 19 (38.00%) Microsoft
7 19 (38.00%) Active Directory
7 19 (38.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 18 (36.00%) Cisco
9 17 (34.00%) VPN
10 16 (32.00%) Disaster Recovery
11 13 (26.00%) Linux
12 12 (24.00%) MS Exchange
13 11 (22.00%) Microsoft Certification
14 10 (20.00%) Finance
14 10 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
14 10 (20.00%) Windows 7
15 9 (18.00%) Network Design
15 9 (18.00%) Project Management
15 9 (18.00%) SSL
15 9 (18.00%) MCSE
15 9 (18.00%) IIS
16 8 (16.00%) LDAP
16 8 (16.00%) Hyper-V
17 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2012
17 7 (14.00%) SCOM
17 7 (14.00%) Time Management
17 7 (14.00%) Telecoms
17 7 (14.00%) IP Telephony

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing DNS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited DNS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (24.00%) MS Exchange
2 10 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 9 (18.00%) IIS
4 6 (12.00%) Apache
4 6 (12.00%) nginx
5 5 (10.00%) MTS
5 5 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (10.00%) OpenStack
6 4 (8.00%) Tomcat
7 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
7 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (2.00%) Node.js
8 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (2.00%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (8.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (52.00%) Firewall
2 25 (50.00%) DHCP
3 20 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 17 (34.00%) VPN
5 9 (18.00%) SSL
6 8 (16.00%) LDAP
7 7 (14.00%) SAN
7 7 (14.00%) IP Telephony
8 6 (12.00%) Multicast
9 5 (10.00%) SNMP
9 5 (10.00%) NAS
10 4 (8.00%) LAN
10 4 (8.00%) WAN
11 3 (6.00%) SMTP
11 3 (6.00%) VoIP
11 3 (6.00%) Unified Communications
11 3 (6.00%) MPLS
12 1 (2.00%) NetScreen
12 1 (2.00%) HTTP
12 1 (2.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.00%) MySQL
2 4 (8.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.00%) DB2
4 1 (2.00%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.00%) Subversion
1 1 (2.00%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (20.00%) Finance
2 7 (14.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (8.00%) Back Office
4 3 (6.00%) Banking
5 2 (4.00%) Retail
5 2 (4.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (18.00%) Consultant
3 8 (16.00%) Network Engineer
3 8 (16.00%) Administrator
4 6 (12.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (12.00%) Linux Administrator
5 5 (10.00%) Server Engineer
5 5 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
6 4 (8.00%) Support Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (6.00%) Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Linux Consultant
7 3 (6.00%) Linux Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Senior Server Engineer
8 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Consultant
8 2 (4.00%) Team Leader
8 2 (4.00%) Help Desk Team Lead
8 2 (4.00%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.00%) Memcached
2 1 (2.00%) CSS3
2 1 (2.00%) HTML
2 1 (2.00%) .NET
2 1 (2.00%) CSS
2 1 (2.00%) Middleware
2 1 (2.00%) LAMP
2 1 (2.00%) jQuery
2 1 (2.00%) RESTful
2 1 (2.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.00%) iPhone
2 2 (4.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.00%) Clustering
3 1 (2.00%) CMDB
3 1 (2.00%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.00%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 37 (74.00%) Windows
2 22 (44.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (26.00%) Linux
4 10 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (8.00%) Debian
7 4 (8.00%) Ubuntu
8 3 (6.00%) SUSE
8 3 (6.00%) FreeBSD
8 3 (6.00%) Windows 8
8 3 (6.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (6.00%) UNIX
8 3 (6.00%) Android
9 2 (4.00%) AIX
9 2 (4.00%) Solaris
10 1 (2.00%) Windows XP
10 1 (2.00%) Windows Vista
10 1 (2.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (18.00%) Project Management
2 9 (18.00%) Network Design
3 7 (14.00%) ITIL
3 7 (14.00%) Business Continuity
3 7 (14.00%) Time Management
4 6 (12.00%) Load Balancing
5 5 (10.00%) Integration Testing
5 5 (10.00%) Service Delivery
6 3 (6.00%) PRINCE2
6 3 (6.00%) Validation
6 3 (6.00%) Migration
6 3 (6.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.00%) Asset Management
7 1 (2.00%) Software Architecture
7 1 (2.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.00%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (2.00%) OO
7 1 (2.00%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.00%) PHP
2 5 (10.00%) Python
2 5 (10.00%) Shell Script
2 5 (10.00%) Bash Shell
3 4 (8.00%) PowerShell
3 4 (8.00%) SQL
4 3 (6.00%) C#
5 2 (4.00%) C++
5 2 (4.00%) Java
5 2 (4.00%) Perl
5 2 (4.00%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 11 (22.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (18.00%) MCSE
3 7 (14.00%) CCNP
3 7 (14.00%) CCNA
3 7 (14.00%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (12.00%) MCP
5 5 (10.00%) Security Cleared
5 5 (10.00%) MCITP
6 3 (6.00%) RHCE
6 3 (6.00%) CCIE
6 3 (6.00%) CCIP
7 2 (4.00%) MCSA
8 1 (2.00%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (2.00%) Degree
8 1 (2.00%) CCEE
8 1 (2.00%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (38.00%) Active Directory
1 19 (38.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (16.00%) Hyper-V
3 5 (10.00%) VMware ESX
3 5 (10.00%) vSphere
4 2 (4.00%) VMware Server
5 1 (2.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (2.00%) XenApp
5 1 (2.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (14.00%) SCOM
2 6 (12.00%) SCCM
3 2 (4.00%) NetBackup
3 2 (4.00%) SCVMM
3 2 (4.00%) SCOrch
3 2 (4.00%) SCSM
4 1 (2.00%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 28 (56.00%) VMware
2 19 (38.00%) Microsoft
3 18 (36.00%) Cisco
4 7 (14.00%) Apple
5 5 (10.00%) Symantec
5 5 (10.00%) HP
6 4 (8.00%) SolarWinds
7 3 (6.00%) Red Hat
7 3 (6.00%) EMC
7 3 (6.00%) Oracle
8 2 (4.00%) Citrix
8 2 (4.00%) Juniper
8 2 (4.00%) NetApp
9 1 (2.00%) Acronis
9 1 (2.00%) AppSense
9 1 (2.00%) Computacenter
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