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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 31 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Permanent jobs citing DNS 6 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 4.00% 0.57% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 37.50% 4.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 0
Average salary £18,250 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-59.44% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
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
16 25 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 10.67% 14.29% 16.79%
Number of salaries quoted 16 24 22
Average salary £26,500 £30,750 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.82% +20.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £22,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in Bolton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Bolton region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

DNS Salary Histogram in Bolton

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) DHCP
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) MS Office
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 7
3 5 (71.43%) Windows 8
4 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
5 3 (42.86%) WSUS
5 3 (42.86%) Backup Exec
6 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity
6 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 2 (28.57%) Degree
6 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
6 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (14.29%) Office 365
7 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity Planning
7 1 (14.29%) LAN
7 1 (14.29%) VoIP
7 1 (14.29%) WAN
7 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
7 1 (14.29%) SLA
7 1 (14.29%) Cisco
7 1 (14.29%) MPLS
7 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
7 1 (14.29%) HP

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
1 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (85.71%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) DHCP
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) MPLS
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) VoIP
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
General
1 1 (14.29%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Help Desk Technician
2 1 (14.29%) Network Infrastructure Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (85.71%) Windows 7
2 5 (71.43%) Windows 8
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity
2 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
3 1 (14.29%) vSphere
3 1 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Backup Exec
1 3 (42.86%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) NetApp
2 1 (14.29%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
Bolton
Jumar Solutions
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 15 days ago