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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 30 - 33
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing DNS 6 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 3.92% - 1.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.09% - 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 2
Average salary £32,500 - £24,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
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
23 21 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 15.03% 12.28% 20.97%
Number of salaries quoted 23 20 15
Average salary £32,500 £27,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.37% +8.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

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 24 April 2015, 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 6 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (83.33%) SAN
2 5 (83.33%) MPLS
2 5 (83.33%) BGP
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Retail
2 5 (83.33%) VPLS
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (83.33%) PowerShell
2 5 (83.33%) Office 365
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) CCNP
2 5 (83.33%) CCNA
2 5 (83.33%) VPN
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) VB
2 5 (83.33%) MS Visio
2 5 (83.33%) ISDN
2 5 (83.33%) PSTN
2 5 (83.33%) VoIP
2 5 (83.33%) WLAN
2 5 (83.33%) WAN
2 5 (83.33%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) MS Office
3 1 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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.

Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (83.33%) VPN
2 5 (83.33%) SAN
2 5 (83.33%) MPLS
2 5 (83.33%) BGP
2 5 (83.33%) VPLS
2 5 (83.33%) ISDN
2 5 (83.33%) PSTN
2 5 (83.33%) VoIP
2 5 (83.33%) WLAN
2 5 (83.33%) WAN
2 5 (83.33%) DHCP
General
1 5 (83.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Support
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Support
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) VB
1 5 (83.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) CCNP
1 5 (83.33%) CCNA
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) SAP
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix