The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 7 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 74 38 41
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +3
Permanent jobs citing DNS 6 25 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.76% 4.38% 4.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.17% 18.52% 22.88%
Number of salaries quoted 6 23 27
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £25,800 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £42,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,174 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.35% -6.66%
DNS
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
144 135 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 18.18% 23.64% 19.93%
Number of salaries quoted 137 125 111
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,250 £29,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

DNS
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

DNS Salary Trend in Coventry

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
1 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 8 (72.73%) VMware
2 8 (72.73%) MS Exchange
2 8 (72.73%) Windows
3 7 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (54.55%) SQL
4 6 (54.55%) Cisco
4 6 (54.55%) DHCP
5 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
5 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
5 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
5 5 (45.45%) SAN
5 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (45.45%) vSphere
6 4 (36.36%) SCCM
6 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (36.36%) Citrix
6 4 (36.36%) MS Office
6 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
7 3 (27.27%) VPN
7 3 (27.27%) HTTP
7 3 (27.27%) MCSE
7 3 (27.27%) CCA
7 3 (27.27%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (27.27%) Terminal Services
7 3 (27.27%) Symantec

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 8 (72.73%) MS Exchange
2 6 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
4 3 (27.27%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (27.27%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (27.27%) Lync
5 2 (18.18%) IIS
6 1 (9.09%) Apache
6 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
6 1 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
2 4 (36.36%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) DHCP
2 5 (45.45%) TCP/IP
2 5 (45.45%) SAN
3 3 (27.27%) VPN
3 3 (27.27%) HTTP
4 2 (18.18%) PABX
4 2 (18.18%) MPLS
4 2 (18.18%) Internet
4 2 (18.18%) VoIP
4 2 (18.18%) SMTP
5 1 (9.09%) WAN
5 1 (9.09%) LAN
5 1 (9.09%) SSL
5 1 (9.09%) DMZ
5 1 (9.09%) Firewall
5 1 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (9.09%) VLAN
5 1 (9.09%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (9.09%) MySQL
General
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Administrator
1 5 (45.45%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Server Support
3 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) Project Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Server Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) IT Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Server Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Server Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Replication
2 2 (18.18%) Clustering
3 1 (9.09%) Blackberry
3 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (18.18%) Linux
5 1 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Workflow Management
1 2 (18.18%) Matrix Management
1 2 (18.18%) Workflow
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) C
3 1 (9.09%) VBScript
3 1 (9.09%) VB
3 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (27.27%) MCSE
2 3 (27.27%) CCA
2 3 (27.27%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (27.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (18.18%) MCP
4 1 (9.09%) CCNA
4 1 (9.09%) MCSA
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (9.09%) CCENT
4 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
2 1 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 7 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (45.45%) vSphere
4 3 (27.27%) Terminal Services
4 3 (27.27%) XenApp
5 2 (18.18%) VMware ESX
6 1 (9.09%) vCloud
6 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) SCCM
2 3 (27.27%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (18.18%) SCOM
4 1 (9.09%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 8 (72.73%) VMware
3 6 (54.55%) Cisco
4 4 (36.36%) Citrix
5 3 (27.27%) Symantec
5 3 (27.27%) Sophos
5 3 (27.27%) EMC
6 2 (18.18%) HP
7 1 (9.09%) NetApp
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