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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 52 64 42
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -22
Permanent jobs citing DNS 20 10 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.92% 1.46% 4.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.33% 8.70% 25.45%
Number of salaries quoted 20 10 26
Average salary £31,500 £37,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.43% +14.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,900 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,640 £48,000 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,661 £35,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+0.45% -5.33%
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
150 115 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 21.93% 16.81% 19.40%
Number of salaries quoted 121 88 100
Average salary £35,500 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.33% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £55,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 29 May 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Cardiff

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 29 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 39 (100.00%) Windows
2 36 (92.31%) Microsoft
3 35 (89.74%) Active Directory
4 34 (87.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 31 (79.49%) Windows Server 2003
5 31 (79.49%) VMware
6 28 (71.79%) DHCP
7 23 (58.97%) IIS
8 16 (41.03%) MS Excel
9 15 (38.46%) Disaster Recovery
9 15 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
10 11 (28.21%) Finance
11 10 (25.64%) Advertising
12 9 (23.08%) IBM
12 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
13 8 (20.51%) SolarWinds
13 8 (20.51%) WebSphere
13 8 (20.51%) AS400
14 7 (17.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 7 (17.95%) MS Exchange
14 7 (17.95%) TCP/IP
14 7 (17.95%) Exchange Server 2007
14 7 (17.95%) Exchange Server 2010
14 7 (17.95%) Exchange Server 2013
15 6 (15.38%) Load Balancing
15 6 (15.38%) Internet
16 5 (12.82%) Linux
16 5 (12.82%) Mentoring
17 4 (10.26%) ITIL
18 3 (7.69%) SLA

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 23 (58.97%) IIS
2 8 (20.51%) WebSphere
3 7 (17.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 7 (17.95%) MS Exchange
3 7 (17.95%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (17.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (17.95%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (7.69%) JBoss
4 3 (7.69%) Apache
4 3 (7.69%) Tomcat
4 3 (7.69%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.56%) OpenStack
5 1 (2.56%) Lync
Applications
1 16 (41.03%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.56%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.56%) Office 365
2 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (71.79%) DHCP
2 7 (17.95%) TCP/IP
3 6 (15.38%) Internet
4 2 (5.13%) Firewall
4 2 (5.13%) SAN
5 1 (2.56%) VPN
5 1 (2.56%) LAN
5 1 (2.56%) WAN
5 1 (2.56%) HTTP
5 1 (2.56%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) MySQL
General
1 11 (28.21%) Finance
2 10 (25.64%) Advertising
3 1 (2.56%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 13 (33.33%) Wintel Engineer
1 13 (33.33%) VMware Engineer
2 8 (20.51%) Consultant
2 8 (20.51%) Technical Consultant
3 7 (17.95%) Server Support
3 7 (17.95%) Server Engineer
4 6 (15.38%) Server Support Engineer
4 6 (15.38%) Administrator
4 6 (15.38%) Support Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (7.69%) Technical Administrator
5 3 (7.69%) WebSphere Administrator
5 3 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.13%) Team Leader
6 2 (5.13%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (2.56%) Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Network Engineer
7 1 (2.56%) Systems Support
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) AS400
2 3 (7.69%) Clustering
2 3 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.69%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 39 (100.00%) Windows
2 34 (87.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (79.49%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (12.82%) Linux
6 1 (2.56%) CentOS
6 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (38.46%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (15.38%) Load Balancing
3 5 (12.82%) Mentoring
4 4 (10.26%) ITIL
5 2 (5.13%) Project Management
6 1 (2.56%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.56%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.56%) Network Design
6 1 (2.56%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (2.56%) Time Management
6 1 (2.56%) ITIL V3
6 1 (2.56%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.69%) Java
1 3 (7.69%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.13%) SQL
3 1 (2.56%) Perl
3 1 (2.56%) C#
3 1 (2.56%) Ruby
3 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (5.13%) MCSE
2 2 (5.13%) MCSA
2 2 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (5.13%) CCNA
3 1 (2.56%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (89.74%) Active Directory
2 15 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.13%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.56%) KVM
4 1 (2.56%) XenApp
4 1 (2.56%) XenServer
4 1 (2.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) SCCM
1 2 (5.13%) SCOM
1 2 (5.13%) WSUS
2 1 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 36 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 31 (79.49%) VMware
3 9 (23.08%) IBM
4 8 (20.51%) SolarWinds
5 2 (5.13%) McAfee
5 2 (5.13%) NetApp
6 1 (2.56%) HP
6 1 (2.56%) Citrix
6 1 (2.56%) Avaya
6 1 (2.56%) Google
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