The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank - 23 19
Permanent jobs citing DNS 0 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim - 3.60% 7.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 21.05% 39.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 11
Average salary - £23,750 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.37%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
DNS
Northern Ireland

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

Communications & Networking Category
County Antrim
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
10 19 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in County Antrim 10.00% 17.12% 19.44%
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 24
Average salary £40,000 £29,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.59% +11.32%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

DNS
Salary Trend in County Antrim

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

DNS Salary Trend in County Antrim

DNS
Top 26 Related IT Skills in County Antrim

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the County Antrim 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 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) SMTP
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
1 3 (100.00%) SNMP
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Dell
1 3 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 3 (100.00%) Nagios
1 3 (100.00%) LAMP
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
1 3 (100.00%) Cacti
1 3 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (100.00%) VirtualBox
1 3 (100.00%) logstash
1 3 (100.00%) Pingdom
1 3 (100.00%) Rsyslog
1 3 (100.00%) LEMP Stack

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in County Antrim by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the County Antrim 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) HTTP
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) SMTP
1 3 (100.00%) SNMP
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Administrator
1 3 (100.00%) Linux Administrator
1 3 (100.00%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) LAMP
1 3 (100.00%) LEMP Stack
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 3 (100.00%) Unix
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (100.00%) Perl
1 3 (100.00%) Python
1 3 (100.00%) Ruby
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) VirtualBox
1 3 (100.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Cacti
1 3 (100.00%) logstash
1 3 (100.00%) Nagios
1 3 (100.00%) Pingdom
1 3 (100.00%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Dell