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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank - 32 31
Permanent jobs citing DNS 0 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton - 1.40% 1.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 22.22% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £24,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.33% -
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
5 9 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 3.65% 6.29% 15.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 19
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +45.83%
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 23 January 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%) MS Exchange
1 6 (100.00%) DHCP
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Business Continuity
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (66.67%) vSphere
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (66.67%) WSUS
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco
3 4 (66.67%) WAN
3 4 (66.67%) LAN
3 4 (66.67%) NetApp
4 3 (50.00%) Firmware
4 3 (50.00%) HP
4 3 (50.00%) Windows
4 3 (50.00%) Legal
4 3 (50.00%) MPLS
4 3 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
5 2 (33.33%) MS Excel

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) DHCP
2 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 5 (83.33%) Firewall
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (66.67%) WAN
3 4 (66.67%) LAN
4 3 (50.00%) MPLS
5 1 (16.67%) Internet
5 1 (16.67%) VoIP
General
1 3 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Technician
2 1 (16.67%) Support Technician
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Network Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Network Infrastructure Manager
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Business Continuity
2 4 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (50.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (66.67%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (66.67%) vSphere
4 3 (50.00%) Firmware
5 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) WSUS
2 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco
3 4 (66.67%) NetApp
4 3 (50.00%) HP
5 1 (16.67%) Juniper
5 1 (16.67%) Veeam
5 1 (16.67%) Draytek
5 1 (16.67%) NETGEAR
Bolton, Lancashire
ao.com
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Negotiable dependent on Experience
Posted: 10 days ago