The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Caerphilly region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 21 11 23
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +12
Permanent jobs citing DNS 2 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 4.26% 21.05% 2.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.88% 50.00% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 1
Average salary £25,500 £31,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% +8.62%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
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 Caerphilly region.

Communications & Networking Category
Caerphilly
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
34 16 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 72.34% 42.11% 45.33%
Number of salaries quoted 30 16 31
Average salary £62,500 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £29,600 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Caerphilly

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Caerphilly

DNS
Salary Trend in Caerphilly

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

DNS Salary Trend in Caerphilly

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Caerphilly

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Caerphilly 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%) SQL Server
1 10 (100.00%) ITIL
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) MCSE
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (80.00%) Management Information System
2 8 (80.00%) .NET Framework
2 8 (80.00%) Load Balancing
2 8 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 8 (80.00%) CMS
2 8 (80.00%) Commerce Server
2 8 (80.00%) Internet
2 8 (80.00%) HP
2 8 (80.00%) MCP
2 8 (80.00%) IIS
2 8 (80.00%) .NET
3 6 (60.00%) Firewall
3 6 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (60.00%) SQL
3 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 6 (60.00%) ISO 9001
3 6 (60.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (40.00%) Citrix
4 4 (40.00%) SAP Certification
4 4 (40.00%) SAN

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Caerphilly by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Caerphilly 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 8 (80.00%) CMS
1 8 (80.00%) Commerce Server
1 8 (80.00%) IIS
2 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) Internet
2 6 (60.00%) Firewall
2 6 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (40.00%) SAN
3 4 (40.00%) NAS
4 2 (20.00%) VPN
4 2 (20.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Support Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (80.00%) .NET Framework
1 8 (80.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (20.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) ITIL
2 8 (80.00%) Load Balancing
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) MCSE
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (80.00%) MCP
3 4 (40.00%) SAP Certification
4 2 (20.00%) MCITP
4 2 (20.00%) CCNA
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (20.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (60.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 6 (60.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (80.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (80.00%) HP
3 4 (40.00%) Citrix
3 4 (40.00%) Veritas
3 4 (40.00%) Symantec
3 4 (40.00%) SAP
4 2 (20.00%) Veeam
4 2 (20.00%) Fortinet