The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 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 Coventry region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 44 43 40
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Permanent jobs citing DNS 23 24 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 3.66% 3.48% 2.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.49% 13.48% 12.68%
Number of salaries quoted 22 19 9
Average salary £30,500 £40,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.75% +40.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £50,700 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.33% +7.14%
Communications & Networking Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
118 178 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 18.76% 25.80% 18.68%
Number of salaries quoted 112 122 66
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £43,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
DNS
West Midlands

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
Salary Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

DNS Salary Histogram in Coventry

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 41 (87.23%) DHCP
2 25 (53.19%) Active Directory
3 24 (51.06%) Microsoft
4 21 (44.68%) Python
4 21 (44.68%) Linux
5 20 (42.55%) Squid
5 20 (42.55%) Windows
5 20 (42.55%) Citrix
6 16 (34.04%) Degree
6 16 (34.04%) Cisco
7 14 (29.79%) Apache
8 13 (27.66%) VoIP
8 13 (27.66%) VMware
9 12 (25.53%) MS Exchange
9 12 (25.53%) JavaScript
10 11 (23.40%) Firewall
10 11 (23.40%) SCCM
10 11 (23.40%) Exchange Server 2010
11 10 (21.28%) Exchange Server 2013
12 9 (19.15%) Lync
12 9 (19.15%) Computer Science
12 9 (19.15%) ITIL
12 9 (19.15%) UNIX
12 9 (19.15%) SAN
12 9 (19.15%) NetApp
13 8 (17.02%) Microsoft Certification
13 8 (17.02%) Symantec
13 8 (17.02%) MCSE
13 8 (17.02%) VMware Infrastructure
13 8 (17.02%) XenApp

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 14 (29.79%) Apache
2 12 (25.53%) MS Exchange
3 11 (23.40%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (21.28%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (19.15%) Lync
6 7 (14.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (8.51%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (4.26%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
9 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (2.13%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (14.89%) MS Office
1 7 (14.89%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.13%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 41 (87.23%) DHCP
2 13 (27.66%) VoIP
3 11 (23.40%) Firewall
4 9 (19.15%) SAN
5 8 (17.02%) IP Telephony
6 6 (12.77%) Cisco PIX
6 6 (12.77%) Cisco ASA
6 6 (12.77%) Internet
6 6 (12.77%) HTTP
7 5 (10.64%) Unified Communications
8 2 (4.26%) NetScaler
8 2 (4.26%) LAN
8 2 (4.26%) TCP/IP
8 2 (4.26%) NAS
8 2 (4.26%) WAN
9 1 (2.13%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (2.13%) Wireless
9 1 (2.13%) VPN
9 1 (2.13%) BGP
9 1 (2.13%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.77%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (12.77%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (44.68%) Support Engineer
2 7 (14.89%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (12.77%) Linux Engineer
3 6 (12.77%) Linux Support
3 6 (12.77%) Technical Support
3 6 (12.77%) Linux Support Engineer
4 5 (10.64%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (10.64%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (10.64%) Graduate
4 5 (10.64%) Developer
5 4 (8.51%) Consultant
5 4 (8.51%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Technical Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Technical Support Engineer
6 3 (6.38%) Python Developer
7 2 (4.26%) 3rd Line Technical Support
7 2 (4.26%) Citrix Consultant
7 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Consultant
7 2 (4.26%) Senior Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.77%) HTML
1 6 (12.77%) COM
1 6 (12.77%) CSS
2 1 (2.13%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.15%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.38%) Device Driver
3 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.13%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (44.68%) Linux
2 20 (42.55%) Windows
3 9 (19.15%) UNIX
4 7 (14.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (14.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (8.51%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (6.38%) Windows Phone
7 1 (2.13%) Windows Vista
7 1 (2.13%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.13%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (19.15%) ITIL
2 8 (17.02%) Security Management
3 6 (12.77%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (6.38%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (6.38%) Software Engineering
4 3 (6.38%) Time Management
5 2 (4.26%) Workflow
5 2 (4.26%) Service Delivery
5 2 (4.26%) Change Management
5 2 (4.26%) Server Monitoring
5 2 (4.26%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (2.13%) Change Control
6 1 (2.13%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (2.13%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (44.68%) Python
2 12 (25.53%) JavaScript
3 6 (12.77%) Perl
3 6 (12.77%) PHP
3 6 (12.77%) Bash Shell
4 2 (4.26%) C
4 2 (4.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (34.04%) Degree
2 8 (17.02%) MCSE
2 8 (17.02%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (6.38%) MCITP
4 2 (4.26%) MCP
4 2 (4.26%) CCEE
4 2 (4.26%) CCAA
4 2 (4.26%) CCA
4 2 (4.26%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (4.26%) CCEA
5 1 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.13%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.13%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (53.19%) Active Directory
2 20 (42.55%) Squid
3 8 (17.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (17.02%) XenApp
3 8 (17.02%) XenDesktop
3 8 (17.02%) Microsoft App-V
4 7 (14.89%) UAG
5 6 (12.77%) Forefront TMG
5 6 (12.77%) IAG
5 6 (12.77%) Hyper-V
6 5 (10.64%) ISA Server
6 5 (10.64%) Samba
7 1 (2.13%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.13%) vSphere
7 1 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (23.40%) SCCM
2 6 (12.77%) Cacti
2 6 (12.77%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 6 (12.77%) WSUS
3 2 (4.26%) SCOM
3 2 (4.26%) SCVMM
4 1 (2.13%) Unicenter
4 1 (2.13%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (2.13%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 24 (51.06%) Microsoft
2 20 (42.55%) Citrix
3 16 (34.04%) Cisco
4 13 (27.66%) VMware
5 9 (19.15%) NetApp
6 8 (17.02%) Symantec
7 7 (14.89%) HP
8 6 (12.77%) EMC
8 6 (12.77%) CheckPoint
8 6 (12.77%) SolarWinds
9 4 (8.51%) Avaya
9 4 (8.51%) Mitel
10 3 (6.38%) Nortel
10 3 (6.38%) Dialogic
11 1 (2.13%) Dell KACE
11 1 (2.13%) Meraki
11 1 (2.13%) CA
11 1 (2.13%) CommVault
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + on call payments
Posted: 17 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £36000.00 - £41000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago