The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 52 66 50
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -16
Permanent jobs citing DNS 16 9 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.42% 1.49% 3.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.46% 8.18% 18.87%
Number of salaries quoted 16 9 18
Average salary £31,500 £48,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.37% +74.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,700 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £39,800 £50,500 £32,500
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 Cardiff region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
153 110 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 23.11% 18.18% 18.03%
Number of salaries quoted 122 85 100
Average salary £36,250 £37,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.02% +13.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,350 £29,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

DNS
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

DNS Salary Trend in Cardiff

DNS
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Cardiff

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 37 (97.37%) Windows
2 33 (86.84%) Microsoft
3 32 (84.21%) Active Directory
4 29 (76.32%) VMware
4 29 (76.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 28 (73.68%) DHCP
6 25 (65.79%) Windows Server 2003
7 20 (52.63%) IIS
8 17 (44.74%) MS Excel
8 17 (44.74%) Disaster Recovery
9 15 (39.47%) VMware Infrastructure
10 10 (26.32%) Finance
11 9 (23.68%) Advertising
11 9 (23.68%) IBM
12 8 (21.05%) AS400
12 8 (21.05%) Mentoring
12 8 (21.05%) SolarWinds
12 8 (21.05%) WebSphere
13 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2012
14 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
14 6 (15.79%) PowerShell
15 5 (13.16%) SCCM
15 5 (13.16%) SCOM
15 5 (13.16%) Hyper-V
15 5 (13.16%) WSUS
15 5 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2010
15 5 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2013
15 5 (13.16%) NetApp
15 5 (13.16%) McAfee
15 5 (13.16%) MS Exchange

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 20 (52.63%) IIS
2 8 (21.05%) WebSphere
3 5 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (13.16%) MS Exchange
4 4 (10.53%) JBoss
4 4 (10.53%) Apache
4 4 (10.53%) Tomcat
4 4 (10.53%) WebLogic
4 4 (10.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (5.26%) Lync
6 1 (2.63%) OpenStack
Applications
1 17 (44.74%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (10.53%) Office 365
3 3 (7.89%) IaaS
4 1 (2.63%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (73.68%) DHCP
2 4 (10.53%) TCP/IP
2 4 (10.53%) Internet
3 2 (5.26%) WAN
3 2 (5.26%) Firewall
3 2 (5.26%) VPLS
4 1 (2.63%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (2.63%) Junos
4 1 (2.63%) xDSL
4 1 (2.63%) HSRP
4 1 (2.63%) Multicast
4 1 (2.63%) Frame Relay
4 1 (2.63%) BGP
4 1 (2.63%) EIGRP
4 1 (2.63%) VRRP
4 1 (2.63%) SAN
4 1 (2.63%) MPLS
4 1 (2.63%) OSPF
4 1 (2.63%) VPN
4 1 (2.63%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.26%) MySQL
General
1 10 (26.32%) Finance
2 9 (23.68%) Advertising
3 4 (10.53%) Welsh Language
4 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (31.58%) Wintel Engineer
1 12 (31.58%) VMware Engineer
2 8 (21.05%) Consultant
2 8 (21.05%) Technical Consultant
3 7 (18.42%) Server Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Administrator
4 4 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Server Support
4 4 (10.53%) Support Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Server Support Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Technical Administrator
5 3 (7.89%) WebSphere Administrator
6 2 (5.26%) Network Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Team Leader
7 1 (2.63%) Implementation Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Cloud Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) AS400
2 4 (10.53%) Clustering
3 3 (7.89%) iSeries
4 1 (2.63%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 37 (97.37%) Windows
2 29 (76.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (65.79%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (18.42%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (13.16%) Linux
6 1 (2.63%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (44.74%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (21.05%) Mentoring
3 4 (10.53%) Service Delivery
3 4 (10.53%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (10.53%) Load Balancing
4 3 (7.89%) Line Management
4 3 (7.89%) Project Management
4 3 (7.89%) ITIL
5 2 (5.26%) Network Design
6 1 (2.63%) Time Management
6 1 (2.63%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (2.63%) Network Management
6 1 (2.63%) ITIL V3
6 1 (2.63%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.79%) PowerShell
2 5 (13.16%) SQL
3 4 (10.53%) Java
4 1 (2.63%) Ruby
4 1 (2.63%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.63%) Perl
4 1 (2.63%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (7.89%) MCSA
2 2 (5.26%) MCSE
2 2 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (2.63%) MCITP
3 1 (2.63%) CCNP
3 1 (2.63%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (84.21%) Active Directory
2 15 (39.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (13.16%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.63%) XenServer
4 1 (2.63%) KVM
Systems Management
1 5 (13.16%) SCCM
1 5 (13.16%) SCOM
1 5 (13.16%) WSUS
2 1 (2.63%) Puppet
2 1 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 33 (86.84%) Microsoft
2 29 (76.32%) VMware
3 9 (23.68%) IBM
4 8 (21.05%) SolarWinds
5 5 (13.16%) NetApp
5 5 (13.16%) McAfee
6 4 (10.53%) HP
7 1 (2.63%) Google
7 1 (2.63%) F5
7 1 (2.63%) Avaya
7 1 (2.63%) Juniper
7 1 (2.63%) Cisco
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + on call + shift allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Velindre
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago