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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 47 45 51
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +6
Permanent jobs citing DNS 19 16 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.08% 3.35% 0.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.81% 30.77% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 19 15 3
Average salary £34,000 £32,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.61% +4.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £24,200 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £41,200 £38,200
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -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 Cardiff region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
113 52 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 18.31% 10.90% 10.71%
Number of salaries quoted 105 42 40
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 December 2014.

DNS Salary Histogram in Cardiff

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 35 (76.09%) Windows
2 32 (69.57%) DHCP
3 29 (63.04%) Microsoft
4 28 (60.87%) Active Directory
4 28 (60.87%) VMware
5 19 (41.30%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (39.13%) Firewall
6 18 (39.13%) VMware Infrastructure
6 18 (39.13%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (32.61%) WAN
8 14 (30.43%) LAN
9 13 (28.26%) Cisco
10 11 (23.91%) IIS
10 11 (23.91%) Internet
11 10 (21.74%) MS Excel
11 10 (21.74%) VPN
11 10 (21.74%) Finance
12 9 (19.57%) TCP/IP
13 8 (17.39%) MS Exchange
13 8 (17.39%) FTP
14 7 (15.22%) IBM
14 7 (15.22%) NetApp
14 7 (15.22%) Disaster Recovery
14 7 (15.22%) WebSphere
14 7 (15.22%) Exchange Server 2010
14 7 (15.22%) Windows Server 2012
14 7 (15.22%) Mentoring
15 6 (13.04%) SQL
15 6 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
15 6 (13.04%) SAN

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 11 (23.91%) IIS
2 8 (17.39%) MS Exchange
3 7 (15.22%) WebSphere
3 7 (15.22%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (8.70%) JBoss
5 4 (8.70%) Apache
5 4 (8.70%) Tomcat
6 3 (6.52%) Lync
6 3 (6.52%) WebLogic
7 2 (4.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (2.17%) OpenStack
Applications
1 10 (21.74%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (8.70%) SaaS
3 3 (6.52%) Office 365
3 3 (6.52%) IaaS
3 3 (6.52%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (69.57%) DHCP
2 18 (39.13%) Firewall
3 15 (32.61%) WAN
4 14 (30.43%) LAN
5 11 (23.91%) Internet
6 10 (21.74%) VPN
7 9 (19.57%) TCP/IP
8 8 (17.39%) FTP
9 6 (13.04%) SAN
10 4 (8.70%) VPLS
10 4 (8.70%) IPv4
10 4 (8.70%) IPv6
10 4 (8.70%) MPLS
11 3 (6.52%) HTTP
11 3 (6.52%) VoIP
11 3 (6.52%) Wireless
11 3 (6.52%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (6.52%) NAS
12 2 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
12 2 (4.35%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.17%) MySQL
General
1 10 (21.74%) Finance
2 6 (13.04%) Advertising
3 5 (10.87%) Welsh Language
4 2 (4.35%) Banking
4 2 (4.35%) Retail
5 1 (2.17%) Marketing
5 1 (2.17%) French Language
5 1 (2.17%) German Language
5 1 (2.17%) Italian Language
5 1 (2.17%) Spanish Language
5 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (19.57%) Server Engineer
2 8 (17.39%) Network Engineer
2 8 (17.39%) Support Engineer
3 5 (10.87%) Technical Consultant
3 5 (10.87%) Server Support
3 5 (10.87%) Consultant
3 5 (10.87%) Server Support Engineer
4 4 (8.70%) Senior Network Engineer
4 4 (8.70%) Administrator
4 4 (8.70%) Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (6.52%) Architect
5 3 (6.52%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) Desktop Support
6 2 (4.35%) Junior
6 2 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.35%) Technical Support
6 2 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (4.35%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (4.35%) WebSphere Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) AS400
1 6 (13.04%) Clustering
2 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.35%) iSeries
2 2 (4.35%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.17%) Visualisation
3 1 (2.17%) EqualLogic
3 1 (2.17%) iPad
3 1 (2.17%) iPhone
3 1 (2.17%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 35 (76.09%) Windows
2 19 (41.30%) Windows Server 2003
3 18 (39.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (15.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (10.87%) Linux
6 3 (6.52%) Windows 7
6 3 (6.52%) UNIX
7 2 (4.35%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.17%) Debian
8 1 (2.17%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.17%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.22%) Disaster Recovery
1 7 (15.22%) Mentoring
2 5 (10.87%) Service Delivery
3 4 (8.70%) Network Design
3 4 (8.70%) Load Balancing
3 4 (8.70%) Time Management
4 3 (6.52%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (6.52%) Technical Analysis
4 3 (6.52%) Line Management
4 3 (6.52%) Project Management
5 2 (4.35%) Performance Testing
5 2 (4.35%) Network Architecture
6 1 (2.17%) Network Management
6 1 (2.17%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.17%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.17%) Change Management
6 1 (2.17%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.04%) SQL
2 4 (8.70%) PowerShell
3 3 (6.52%) Java
4 2 (4.35%) Perl
5 1 (2.17%) Ruby
5 1 (2.17%) Bash Shell
5 1 (2.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (13.04%) Degree
2 4 (8.70%) CCIE
3 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (6.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (6.52%) MCSA
4 2 (4.35%) VCP5
4 2 (4.35%) MCTS
4 2 (4.35%) MCP
5 1 (2.17%) MCSE
5 1 (2.17%) CCNP
5 1 (2.17%) CCNA
5 1 (2.17%) MCITP
5 1 (2.17%) CCENT
System Software
1 28 (60.87%) Active Directory
2 18 (39.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.52%) Hyper-V
3 3 (6.52%) ISA Server
4 1 (2.17%) XenServer
4 1 (2.17%) vSphere
4 1 (2.17%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.17%) KVM
Systems Management
1 6 (13.04%) WSUS
2 3 (6.52%) SCCM
2 3 (6.52%) SCOM
3 1 (2.17%) Puppet
3 1 (2.17%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.17%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 29 (63.04%) Microsoft
2 28 (60.87%) VMware
3 13 (28.26%) Cisco
4 7 (15.22%) IBM
4 7 (15.22%) NetApp
5 5 (10.87%) CheckPoint
6 4 (8.70%) HP
6 4 (8.70%) Juniper
7 3 (6.52%) Dell
7 3 (6.52%) Citrix
7 3 (6.52%) McAfee
7 3 (6.52%) Google
7 3 (6.52%) SolarWinds
7 3 (6.52%) F5
8 1 (2.17%) Blue Coat
8 1 (2.17%) Apple
8 1 (2.17%) Avaya
8 1 (2.17%) EMC
8 1 (2.17%) Intel
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