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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 43 36 42
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Permanent jobs citing DNS 25 28 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.79% 4.61% 2.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.24% 19.44% 10.84%
Number of salaries quoted 25 24 8
Average salary £31,000 £35,500 £18,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.67% +97.22%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
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
145 144 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 22.00% 23.72% 23.18%
Number of salaries quoted 135 120 71
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,550 £30,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £70,000 £57,500
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 22 August 2014.

DNS Salary Histogram in Cardiff

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 30 (88.24%) Windows
2 29 (85.29%) VMware
3 22 (64.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 21 (61.76%) Active Directory
5 20 (58.82%) Microsoft
6 18 (52.94%) TCP/IP
6 18 (52.94%) DHCP
6 18 (52.94%) Firewall
7 16 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (47.06%) IIS
8 14 (41.18%) Cisco
9 13 (38.24%) VMware Infrastructure
10 11 (32.35%) SQL
10 11 (32.35%) SAN
11 10 (29.41%) SQL Server
11 10 (29.41%) LAN
11 10 (29.41%) WAN
12 8 (23.53%) MS Exchange
12 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
13 7 (20.59%) Finance
13 7 (20.59%) Load Balancing
13 7 (20.59%) Linux
13 7 (20.59%) Citrix
13 7 (20.59%) Internet
14 6 (17.65%) ITIL
14 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
14 6 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2007
14 6 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
15 5 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2013
15 5 (14.71%) Hyper-V

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 16 (47.06%) IIS
2 8 (23.53%) MS Exchange
3 6 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (14.71%) WebSphere
5 4 (11.76%) Commerce Server
5 4 (11.76%) Apache
5 4 (11.76%) CMS
6 3 (8.82%) Tomcat
7 2 (5.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.76%) SaaS
2 2 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 18 (52.94%) TCP/IP
1 18 (52.94%) DHCP
1 18 (52.94%) Firewall
2 11 (32.35%) SAN
3 10 (29.41%) LAN
3 10 (29.41%) WAN
4 7 (20.59%) Internet
5 4 (11.76%) BGP
5 4 (11.76%) VPN
5 4 (11.76%) Wireless
5 4 (11.76%) VLAN
5 4 (11.76%) NAS
5 4 (11.76%) tcpdump
6 3 (8.82%) MPLS
7 2 (5.88%) OSPF
7 2 (5.88%) Ethernet
7 2 (5.88%) HTTP
7 2 (5.88%) IPsec
7 2 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.76%) MySQL
3 3 (8.82%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 7 (20.59%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) French Language
2 3 (8.82%) German Language
2 3 (8.82%) Italian Language
2 3 (8.82%) Spanish Language
2 3 (8.82%) Welsh Language
3 2 (5.88%) Advertising
4 1 (2.94%) Marketing
4 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (26.47%) Analyst
2 8 (23.53%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 8 (23.53%) Server Engineer
3 7 (20.59%) Support Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Server Support Engineer
4 5 (14.71%) Support Analyst
4 5 (14.71%) Server Support
5 4 (11.76%) Network Engineer
5 4 (11.76%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 3 (8.82%) Provisioning Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (8.82%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (5.88%) Technical Support
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Network Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) IT Assistant
8 1 (2.94%) Senior Support Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) .NET
1 4 (11.76%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.82%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.88%) AS400
4 1 (2.94%) iPad
4 1 (2.94%) iPhone
4 1 (2.94%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 30 (88.24%) Windows
2 22 (64.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 16 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (20.59%) Linux
6 4 (11.76%) UNIX
7 3 (8.82%) Debian
8 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.94%) i5/OS
8 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.59%) Load Balancing
2 6 (17.65%) ITIL
3 4 (11.76%) Technical Analysis
4 3 (8.82%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (8.82%) Risk Analysis
4 3 (8.82%) Change Management
4 3 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.94%) High Availability
5 1 (2.94%) Change Control
5 1 (2.94%) Network Management
5 1 (2.94%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (2.94%) Time Management
5 1 (2.94%) Performance Management
5 1 (2.94%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.94%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.94%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (2.94%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.94%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (32.35%) SQL
2 3 (8.82%) Perl
3 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.94%) AWK
3 1 (2.94%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) MCSE
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (11.76%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (11.76%) MCP
2 4 (11.76%) CCNA
3 3 (8.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (5.88%) CCNP
4 2 (5.88%) VCP5
5 1 (2.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (2.94%) VCP4
5 1 (2.94%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (61.76%) Active Directory
2 13 (38.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (14.71%) Hyper-V
4 4 (11.76%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 4 (11.76%) NetBackup
2 2 (5.88%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.94%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 29 (85.29%) VMware
2 20 (58.82%) Microsoft
3 14 (41.18%) Cisco
4 7 (20.59%) Citrix
5 4 (11.76%) HP
5 4 (11.76%) NetApp
6 3 (8.82%) IBM
7 2 (5.88%) Intel
7 2 (5.88%) CheckPoint
7 2 (5.88%) Avaya
7 2 (5.88%) JBoss
8 1 (2.94%) F5
8 1 (2.94%) Blue Coat
8 1 (2.94%) SAP
8 1 (2.94%) Nokia
8 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.94%) Apple
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Salary: £25000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £21000 - £26000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 16 days ago