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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 64 55 39
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -16
Permanent jobs citing DNS 11 10 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.74% 1.67% 4.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.17% 10.00% 26.51%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 22
Average salary £29,500 £37,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.33% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £36,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £56,000 £39,350
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.40% -1.33%
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
120 100 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 18.99% 16.72% 16.73%
Number of salaries quoted 117 70 75
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £44,500 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 December 2014.

DNS Salary Histogram in Coventry

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 22 (78.57%) DHCP
2 17 (60.71%) Microsoft
3 15 (53.57%) Windows
4 14 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 11 (39.29%) VMware
5 11 (39.29%) Cisco
6 9 (32.14%) MS Excel
6 9 (32.14%) Citrix
6 9 (32.14%) TCP/IP
6 9 (32.14%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (28.57%) MS Exchange
8 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (25.00%) LAN
8 7 (25.00%) WAN
8 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (21.43%) SMTP
9 6 (21.43%) VoIP
9 6 (21.43%) Internet
9 6 (21.43%) Degree
9 6 (21.43%) MCSE
10 5 (17.86%) IP Telephony
10 5 (17.86%) SLA
10 5 (17.86%) Squid
10 5 (17.86%) Telecoms
10 5 (17.86%) Firewall
10 5 (17.86%) Linux
10 5 (17.86%) Python
10 5 (17.86%) NetApp
10 5 (17.86%) Security Management
11 4 (14.29%) SQL Server

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 8 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 4 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (10.71%) Apache
3 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (7.14%) Lync
4 2 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.57%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (32.14%) MS Excel
2 4 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (78.57%) DHCP
2 9 (32.14%) TCP/IP
3 7 (25.00%) LAN
3 7 (25.00%) WAN
4 6 (21.43%) SMTP
4 6 (21.43%) VoIP
4 6 (21.43%) Internet
5 5 (17.86%) Firewall
5 5 (17.86%) IP Telephony
6 4 (14.29%) SAN
7 3 (10.71%) PABX
7 3 (10.71%) VLAN
7 3 (10.71%) HTTP
8 2 (7.14%) Ethernet
8 2 (7.14%) Wireless
8 2 (7.14%) MPLS
8 2 (7.14%) Gigabit Ethernet
9 1 (3.57%) Cisco PIX
9 1 (3.57%) iSCSI
9 1 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) MySQL
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (17.86%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 4 (14.29%) Administrator
2 4 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (10.71%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (10.71%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (7.14%) Network Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Technical Support
4 2 (7.14%) IT Administrator
4 2 (7.14%) Network Specialist
4 2 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Linux Support
4 2 (7.14%) Linux Support Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Data Centre Specialist
4 2 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Server Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) 3rd Line Server Support
5 1 (3.57%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.57%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.57%) Replication
3 1 (3.57%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 15 (53.57%) Windows
2 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (17.86%) Linux
4 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (7.14%) Windows Vista
6 2 (7.14%) Windows XP
6 2 (7.14%) UNIX
6 2 (7.14%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.86%) Security Management
2 4 (14.29%) ITIL
3 3 (10.71%) Change Management
3 3 (10.71%) Workflow
3 3 (10.71%) Workflow Management
3 3 (10.71%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (7.14%) Problem Management
4 2 (7.14%) Time Management
4 2 (7.14%) Change Control
4 2 (7.14%) ITSM
4 2 (7.14%) Service Management
4 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.57%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) Python
2 3 (10.71%) SQL
3 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.14%) Perl
3 2 (7.14%) PHP
3 2 (7.14%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.57%) VBScript
4 1 (3.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (21.43%) MCSE
2 6 (21.43%) Degree
3 4 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (10.71%) MCP
4 3 (10.71%) CCNA
5 2 (7.14%) HNC
5 2 (7.14%) HND
6 1 (3.57%) MCSA
6 1 (3.57%) CCNP
6 1 (3.57%) CCA
6 1 (3.57%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (3.57%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (32.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (17.86%) Squid
4 4 (14.29%) XenApp
4 4 (14.29%) vSphere
5 3 (10.71%) Hyper-V
6 2 (7.14%) vCloud
7 1 (3.57%) XenDesktop
7 1 (3.57%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (3.57%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (3.57%) IAG
7 1 (3.57%) UAG
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) SCOM
2 2 (7.14%) SCVMM
2 2 (7.14%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (7.14%) SCCM
2 2 (7.14%) SCDPM
3 1 (3.57%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (3.57%) NetBackup
3 1 (3.57%) WSUS
3 1 (3.57%) Cacti
3 1 (3.57%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 17 (60.71%) Microsoft
2 11 (39.29%) VMware
2 11 (39.29%) Cisco
3 9 (32.14%) Citrix
4 5 (17.86%) NetApp
5 4 (14.29%) HP
6 2 (7.14%) EMC
6 2 (7.14%) Symantec
6 2 (7.14%) WatchGuard
6 2 (7.14%) Veeam
7 1 (3.57%) SolarWinds
7 1 (3.57%) Sophos
7 1 (3.57%) Apple
7 1 (3.57%) CheckPoint
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