The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 13 34 -
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -
Permanent jobs citing DNS 5 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 6.58% 0.64% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 41.67% 9.09% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Average salary £25,000 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
DNS
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bolton region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
12 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 15.79% 7.01% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 6
Average salary £27,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,550 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DNS across the Bolton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

DNS
Salary Trend in Bolton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DNS across the Bolton region.

DNS Salary Trend in Bolton

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) DHCP
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (70.00%) VMware
2 7 (70.00%) HP
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (60.00%) Terminal Services
3 6 (60.00%) Manufacturing
3 6 (60.00%) HP StoreVirtual
3 6 (60.00%) NAS
3 6 (60.00%) Veeam
3 6 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 6 (60.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (60.00%) Skype for Business
3 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (60.00%) SAP
3 6 (60.00%) MCSE
3 6 (60.00%) VMware ESX
3 6 (60.00%) CCNA
3 6 (60.00%) SAN
4 5 (50.00%) Sun
4 5 (50.00%) SLA
5 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (40.00%) Firewall
6 3 (30.00%) VoIP
6 3 (30.00%) Linux
6 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 6 (60.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) DHCP
2 6 (60.00%) NAS
2 6 (60.00%) SAN
3 4 (40.00%) Firewall
3 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (30.00%) VoIP
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (10.00%) LAN
5 1 (10.00%) WAN
General
1 6 (60.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Administrator
1 8 (80.00%) IT Administrator
1 8 (80.00%) IT Systems Administrator
1 8 (80.00%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (10.00%) IT Technician
3 1 (10.00%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) HP StoreVirtual
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (70.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (60.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (30.00%) Linux
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) CCNA
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (60.00%) MCSE
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (60.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) Terminal Services
1 6 (60.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) HP
1 7 (70.00%) VMware
2 6 (60.00%) SAP
2 6 (60.00%) Veeam
3 5 (50.00%) Sun
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco
4 1 (10.00%) Juniper
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) NetApp