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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 37 41 39
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -2
Permanent jobs citing DNS 13 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 4.50% 1.89% 0.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.23% 11.36% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 0
Average salary £36,250 £36,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.36% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
DNS
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester region.

Communications & Networking Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
43 44 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 14.88% 16.67% 14.86%
Number of salaries quoted 28 25 22
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% -20.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,550 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £100,000 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

DNS
Salary Trend in Chester

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

DNS Salary Trend in Chester

DNS
Salary Histogram in Chester

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

DNS Salary Histogram in Chester

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 18 (85.71%) DHCP
2 15 (71.43%) Firewall
3 12 (57.14%) Open Source
4 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
5 10 (47.62%) Amazon AWS
6 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
7 8 (38.10%) SQL
7 8 (38.10%) Windows
7 8 (38.10%) Load Balancing
7 8 (38.10%) Route 53
7 8 (38.10%) Amazon EC2
7 8 (38.10%) Amazon S3
7 8 (38.10%) DevOps
8 7 (33.33%) Auto-Scaling
8 7 (33.33%) RightScale
8 7 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (33.33%) Network Security
8 7 (33.33%) CentOS
8 7 (33.33%) Jenkins
8 7 (33.33%) Amazon ELB
8 7 (33.33%) Vagrant
8 7 (33.33%) Puppet
8 7 (33.33%) QA
8 7 (33.33%) Maven
8 7 (33.33%) Configuration Management
8 7 (33.33%) Red Hat
8 7 (33.33%) LAN
9 6 (28.57%) WAN
9 6 (28.57%) Hudson
10 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Chester 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 5 (23.81%) IIS
2 4 (19.05%) nginx
3 3 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 3 (14.29%) WebSphere
3 3 (14.29%) Jetty
3 3 (14.29%) Apache
3 3 (14.29%) Tomcat
4 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
5 1 (4.76%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (47.62%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (38.10%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (38.10%) Amazon S3
2 8 (38.10%) Route 53
3 7 (33.33%) Amazon ELB
4 4 (19.05%) SaaS
5 3 (14.29%) PaaS
5 3 (14.29%) Office 365
5 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (4.76%) IaaS
6 1 (4.76%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (4.76%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 18 (85.71%) DHCP
2 15 (71.43%) Firewall
3 7 (33.33%) Network Security
3 7 (33.33%) LAN
4 6 (28.57%) WAN
5 5 (23.81%) VPN
6 4 (19.05%) MPLS
6 4 (19.05%) HTTP
7 3 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
8 2 (9.52%) SMTP
8 2 (9.52%) VoIP
9 1 (4.76%) OSPF
9 1 (4.76%) BGP
9 1 (4.76%) Junos
9 1 (4.76%) Multicast
9 1 (4.76%) Wireless
9 1 (4.76%) VLAN
9 1 (4.76%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (14.29%) Big Data
2 1 (4.76%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Maven
1 7 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 6 (28.57%) Hudson
3 3 (14.29%) JUnit
3 3 (14.29%) Cucumber
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) DBA
3 3 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Technical Project Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Administrator
3 3 (14.29%) Technical Manager
4 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (4.76%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Support
5 1 (4.76%) Junior
5 1 (4.76%) Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) IT Support
5 1 (4.76%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Network Operations Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) Servlets
1 3 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Clustering
2 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (14.29%) Private Cloud
3 2 (9.52%) Digital Media
4 1 (4.76%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Windows
2 7 (33.33%) CentOS
3 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (23.81%) Linux
3 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Open Source
2 8 (38.10%) DevOps
2 8 (38.10%) Load Balancing
3 7 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 7 (33.33%) Auto-Scaling
3 7 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (23.81%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (23.81%) Migration
5 3 (14.29%) Performance Testing
5 3 (14.29%) Programme Management
5 3 (14.29%) Project Management
5 3 (14.29%) ITIL
5 3 (14.29%) JVM Tuning
6 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
7 1 (4.76%) ERP
7 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
7 1 (4.76%) Service Management
7 1 (4.76%) Change Management
7 1 (4.76%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 1 (4.76%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 8 (38.10%) SQL
2 4 (19.05%) Ruby
3 3 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) CCNA
2 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.76%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (33.33%) QA
2 3 (14.29%) SLA
3 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 3 (14.29%) XenApp
3 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (33.33%) Puppet
1 7 (33.33%) Vagrant
2 1 (4.76%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Microsoft
2 7 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 7 (33.33%) RightScale
3 4 (19.05%) VMware
3 4 (19.05%) Cisco
4 3 (14.29%) IBM
4 3 (14.29%) Citrix
4 3 (14.29%) Juniper
5 1 (4.76%) F5
5 1 (4.76%) Avaya
5 1 (4.76%) Blue Coat
5 1 (4.76%) Aruba
5 1 (4.76%) Sage
5 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
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