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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 12 24 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Permanent jobs citing DNS 3 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 8.33% 2.94% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.43% 6.90% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Average salary £21,250 £28,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.10% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
14 29 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Caerphilly 38.89% 42.65% 81.94%
Number of salaries quoted 13 28 40
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £27,000 £35,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £57,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 16 September 2014, 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) HP
1 9 (100.00%) SAN
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
1 9 (100.00%) NAS
2 6 (66.67%) Firewall
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (66.67%) Cisco
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 6 (66.67%) MCSE
2 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (66.67%) ITIL
2 6 (66.67%) MCP
3 5 (55.56%) IIS
3 5 (55.56%) SAP
3 5 (55.56%) SAP Certification
3 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
3 5 (55.56%) ISO 9001
3 5 (55.56%) Management Information System
3 5 (55.56%) CMS
3 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (55.56%) .NET Framework
3 5 (55.56%) Veritas
3 5 (55.56%) Commerce Server
3 5 (55.56%) Internet
3 5 (55.56%) Symantec
3 5 (55.56%) .NET
3 5 (55.56%) Load Balancing

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Caerphilly by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 5 (55.56%) IIS
1 5 (55.56%) CMS
1 5 (55.56%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) SAN
1 9 (100.00%) NAS
2 6 (66.67%) Firewall
3 5 (55.56%) Internet
4 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 3 (33.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
1 5 (55.56%) Support Analyst
1 5 (55.56%) 2nd Line Support
1 5 (55.56%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Graduate
2 2 (22.22%) IT Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) .NET Framework
1 5 (55.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) ITIL
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Load Balancing
3 3 (33.33%) Change Control
3 3 (33.33%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (66.67%) MCSE
1 6 (66.67%) MCP
2 5 (55.56%) SAP Certification
3 3 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) ISO 9001
1 5 (55.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (55.56%) Hyper-V
3 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (33.33%) NFS
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) HP
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (66.67%) Cisco
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (55.56%) SAP
3 5 (55.56%) Veritas
3 5 (55.56%) Symantec
4 3 (33.33%) 3PAR
4 3 (33.33%) NetApp
4 3 (33.33%) Altiris