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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 35 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing DNS 10 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 4.24% 3.11% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.78% 15.09% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 0
Average salary £26,041 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.59% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -5.33%
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
36 53 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 15.25% 20.62% 6.59%
Number of salaries quoted 19 37 6
Average salary £41,500 £39,250 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.73% +45.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,041 £20,500 £24,350
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,950 £60,000
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 30 July 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Chester

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 14 (93.33%) DHCP
2 10 (66.67%) Open Source
3 8 (53.33%) Firewall
4 7 (46.67%) Windows
4 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
4 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
5 6 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (33.33%) Route 53
6 5 (33.33%) DevOps
6 5 (33.33%) Auto-Scaling
6 5 (33.33%) Hudson
6 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (33.33%) Jenkins
6 5 (33.33%) Amazon ELB
6 5 (33.33%) Vagrant
6 5 (33.33%) Red Hat
6 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (33.33%) IIS
6 5 (33.33%) SQL
6 5 (33.33%) LAN
6 5 (33.33%) Migration
6 5 (33.33%) Configuration Management
6 5 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (33.33%) Clustering
6 5 (33.33%) Maven
6 5 (33.33%) Load Balancing
6 5 (33.33%) QA
6 5 (33.33%) RightScale
6 5 (33.33%) Puppet
6 5 (33.33%) Network Security

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (33.33%) IIS
2 4 (26.67%) nginx
3 3 (20.00%) Apache
3 3 (20.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (20.00%) WebSphere
3 3 (20.00%) Jetty
4 1 (6.67%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 6 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (33.33%) Amazon S3
2 5 (33.33%) Route 53
2 5 (33.33%) Amazon ELB
3 3 (20.00%) SaaS
3 3 (20.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (93.33%) DHCP
2 8 (53.33%) Firewall
3 5 (33.33%) Network Security
3 5 (33.33%) LAN
4 4 (26.67%) HTTP
4 4 (26.67%) WAN
5 2 (13.33%) FTP
6 1 (6.67%) VoIP
6 1 (6.67%) MPLS
6 1 (6.67%) OSPF
6 1 (6.67%) BGP
6 1 (6.67%) Junos
6 1 (6.67%) Multicast
6 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (20.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Maven
1 5 (33.33%) Hudson
1 5 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 3 (20.00%) Cucumber
2 3 (20.00%) JUnit
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) DBA
1 5 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) SQL DBA
4 1 (6.67%) Junior Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Operations Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Clustering
2 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (20.00%) Private Cloud
3 2 (13.33%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (33.33%) CentOS
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Open Source
2 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (33.33%) DevOps
2 5 (33.33%) Auto-Scaling
2 5 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 5 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (33.33%) Migration
2 5 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 3 (20.00%) Performance Testing
3 3 (20.00%) JVM Tuning
4 2 (13.33%) ITIL
4 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.67%) Change Management
5 1 (6.67%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (26.67%) Ruby
3 3 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) CCNA
1 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (26.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (33.33%) QA
2 2 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) Puppet
1 5 (33.33%) Vagrant
2 1 (6.67%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 5 (33.33%) RightScale
3 4 (26.67%) Cisco
4 3 (20.00%) Juniper
5 2 (13.33%) VMware
6 1 (6.67%) Blue Coat
6 1 (6.67%) Aruba
6 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
6 1 (6.67%) Avaya
6 1 (6.67%) F5
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