The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bridgend region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 5 - 21
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing DNS 19 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 33.33% - 2.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 86.36% - 6.90%
Number of salaries quoted 17 0 1
Average salary £22,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
DNS
South Wales

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bridgend
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
22 8 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 38.60% 18.60% 42.03%
Number of salaries quoted 20 8 25
Average salary £22,000 £45,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-51.11% -21.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £42,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £60,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

DNS
Salary Trend in Bridgend

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

DNS Salary Trend in Bridgend

DNS
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bridgend 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 30 (100.00%) Windows
1 30 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 30 (100.00%) Firewall
1 30 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 25 (83.33%) VMware
2 25 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 25 (83.33%) DHCP
3 10 (33.33%) Linux
4 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (16.67%) NAS
4 5 (16.67%) MS Exchange
4 5 (16.67%) PBX
4 5 (16.67%) VoIP
4 5 (16.67%) SQL
4 5 (16.67%) MS Office
4 5 (16.67%) Mac OS X
4 5 (16.67%) Sage
4 5 (16.67%) Internet
4 5 (16.67%) Office 365
5 2 (6.67%) FTP
6 1 (3.33%) COM
6 1 (3.33%) HTTPS
6 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the Bridgend 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 5 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (100.00%) Firewall
2 25 (83.33%) DHCP
2 25 (83.33%) TCP/IP
3 5 (16.67%) Internet
3 5 (16.67%) NAS
3 5 (16.67%) PBX
3 5 (16.67%) VoIP
4 2 (6.67%) FTP
5 1 (3.33%) HTTPS
Job Titles
1 27 (90.00%) Support Engineer
2 20 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 20 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 16 (53.33%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 16 (53.33%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 16 (53.33%) Server Engineer
3 16 (53.33%) Server Support
4 15 (50.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 15 (50.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
5 8 (26.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (26.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 7 (23.33%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 5 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (13.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (13.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
8 4 (13.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (13.33%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 4 (13.33%) Senior IT Support
8 4 (13.33%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) COM
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Windows
1 30 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 10 (33.33%) Linux
3 5 (16.67%) Mac OS X
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 30 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 25 (83.33%) VMware
2 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.67%) Sage