The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Cardiff region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 44 30 41
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +11
Permanent jobs citing DNS 22 27 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.24% 5.14% 2.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.47% 25.71% 11.43%
Number of salaries quoted 22 25 8
Average salary £32,500 £36,000 £18,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.72% +100.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.33% +7.14%
Communications & Networking Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
152 105 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 22.39% 20.00% 19.39%
Number of salaries quoted 136 82 61
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 £29,000 £32,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
DNS
South Wales

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 July 2014.

DNS Salary Histogram in Cardiff

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 26 (86.67%) Windows
2 23 (76.67%) VMware
3 19 (63.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (56.67%) TCP/IP
5 16 (53.33%) Active Directory
6 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 15 (50.00%) DHCP
6 15 (50.00%) IIS
6 15 (50.00%) Firewall
7 14 (46.67%) SQL
7 14 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (40.00%) Cisco
9 10 (33.33%) LAN
9 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
9 10 (33.33%) WAN
9 10 (33.33%) MS Exchange
10 8 (26.67%) Internet
10 8 (26.67%) SAN
10 8 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (23.33%) Exchange Server 2010
11 7 (23.33%) Load Balancing
11 7 (23.33%) Linux
12 6 (20.00%) ITIL
12 6 (20.00%) Citrix
12 6 (20.00%) Hyper-V
13 5 (16.67%) Finance
13 5 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
13 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
13 5 (16.67%) .NET

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 15 (50.00%) IIS
2 10 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 7 (23.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (13.33%) Apache
5 4 (13.33%) Commerce Server
5 4 (13.33%) CMS
5 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (10.00%) WebSphere
6 3 (10.00%) Tomcat
7 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
7 2 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) SaaS
2 2 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (56.67%) TCP/IP
2 15 (50.00%) DHCP
2 15 (50.00%) Firewall
3 10 (33.33%) LAN
3 10 (33.33%) WAN
4 8 (26.67%) Internet
4 8 (26.67%) SAN
5 4 (13.33%) VPN
5 4 (13.33%) MPLS
5 4 (13.33%) BGP
5 4 (13.33%) VLAN
5 4 (13.33%) tcpdump
6 3 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (10.00%) Ethernet
7 2 (6.67%) HTTP
7 2 (6.67%) VoIP
7 2 (6.67%) OSPF
7 2 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (6.67%) IPsec
7 2 (6.67%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.33%) MySQL
3 3 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 5 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) French Language
2 3 (10.00%) German Language
2 3 (10.00%) Italian Language
2 3 (10.00%) Spanish Language
2 3 (10.00%) Welsh Language
3 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (23.33%) Server Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 6 (20.00%) Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Server Support Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Network Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Server Support
4 4 (13.33%) Support Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (10.00%) Provisioning Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) IT Manager
6 2 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) IT Assistant
7 1 (3.33%) Change and Release Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.33%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Systems Support
7 1 (3.33%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) .NET
2 4 (13.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.33%) Middleware
3 1 (3.33%) HTML
3 1 (3.33%) CSS
3 1 (3.33%) JSP
3 1 (3.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Computer Science
1 4 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.33%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 26 (86.67%) Windows
2 19 (63.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (23.33%) Linux
6 4 (13.33%) UNIX
7 3 (10.00%) Debian
8 2 (6.67%) Windows 7
9 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (3.33%) i5/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) Load Balancing
2 6 (20.00%) ITIL
3 4 (13.33%) Change Management
4 3 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (10.00%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (6.67%) Incident Management
5 2 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (6.67%) Project Management
6 1 (3.33%) High Availability
6 1 (3.33%) Change Control
6 1 (3.33%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Analysis
6 1 (3.33%) Network Management
6 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.33%) Performance Management
6 1 (3.33%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.33%) Network Load Balancing
6 1 (3.33%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (46.67%) SQL
2 3 (10.00%) Perl
3 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.33%) AWK
3 1 (3.33%) RPG
3 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (3.33%) C
3 1 (3.33%) Java
3 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (16.67%) MCSE
2 4 (13.33%) MCP
2 4 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (13.33%) CCNA
3 2 (6.67%) CCNP
4 1 (3.33%) VCP4
4 1 (3.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (3.33%) MCITP
4 1 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (53.33%) Active Directory
2 8 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.33%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) NetBackup
2 2 (6.67%) Tivoli
3 1 (3.33%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 23 (76.67%) VMware
2 15 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (40.00%) Cisco
4 6 (20.00%) Citrix
5 4 (13.33%) HP
6 3 (10.00%) Intel
7 2 (6.67%) JBoss
7 2 (6.67%) Avaya
7 2 (6.67%) CheckPoint
8 1 (3.33%) Veeam
8 1 (3.33%) F5
8 1 (3.33%) Blue Coat
8 1 (3.33%) NetApp
8 1 (3.33%) Nokia
8 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
8 1 (3.33%) Sage
8 1 (3.33%) IBM
8 1 (3.33%) Nortel
8 1 (3.33%) SAP
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