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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 70 45 47
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +2
Permanent jobs citing DNS 4 9 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.56% 1.74% 4.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.96% 11.69% 21.31%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 26
Average salary £36,250 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,150 £37,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,850 £40,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,878 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.65% -
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
101 77 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 14.25% 14.92% 19.65%
Number of salaries quoted 95 69 113
Average salary £37,500 £38,026 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.38% +8.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £57,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 11 (64.71%) DHCP
2 11 (64.71%) Windows
3 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
3 10 (58.82%) Cisco
4 9 (52.94%) MS Excel
4 9 (52.94%) MS Exchange
5 8 (47.06%) VMware
6 7 (41.18%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (41.18%) TCP/IP
6 7 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (35.29%) LAN
7 6 (35.29%) WAN
7 6 (35.29%) MCSE
7 6 (35.29%) SAN
8 5 (29.41%) NetApp
8 5 (29.41%) Citrix
8 5 (29.41%) Telecoms
8 5 (29.41%) SQL
8 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
8 5 (29.41%) SMTP
8 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (23.53%) XenApp
9 4 (23.53%) vSphere
9 4 (23.53%) SCCM
9 4 (23.53%) SCOM
9 4 (23.53%) VoIP
9 4 (23.53%) HTTP

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 9 (52.94%) MS Exchange
2 6 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (11.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (11.76%) Lync
5 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (5.88%) IIS
5 1 (5.88%) Apache
5 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
5 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (52.94%) MS Excel
2 4 (23.53%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (64.71%) DHCP
2 7 (41.18%) TCP/IP
3 6 (35.29%) LAN
3 6 (35.29%) WAN
3 6 (35.29%) SAN
4 5 (29.41%) SMTP
5 4 (23.53%) VoIP
5 4 (23.53%) Firewall
5 4 (23.53%) HTTP
6 3 (17.65%) PABX
6 3 (17.65%) Internet
6 3 (17.65%) VLAN
7 2 (11.76%) MPLS
7 2 (11.76%) VPN
7 2 (11.76%) Ethernet
7 2 (11.76%) Wireless
7 2 (11.76%) Gigabit Ethernet
8 1 (5.88%) SSL
8 1 (5.88%) DMZ
8 1 (5.88%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) MySQL
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (29.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Systems Administrator
1 5 (29.41%) Administrator
2 3 (17.65%) Desktop Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (11.76%) Data Centre Specialist
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Network Specialist
3 2 (11.76%) IT Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Server Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Server Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Project Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Server Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Network Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Clustering
3 1 (5.88%) Blackberry
3 1 (5.88%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Windows
2 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.88%) UNIX
4 1 (5.88%) Linux
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) ITIL
2 3 (17.65%) Workflow
2 3 (17.65%) Workflow Management
2 3 (17.65%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (11.76%) Time Management
3 2 (11.76%) Problem Management
3 2 (11.76%) Service Management
3 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
3 2 (11.76%) Change Management
3 2 (11.76%) ITSM
4 1 (5.88%) Matrix Management
4 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.88%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) VBScript
2 1 (5.88%) VB
2 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.88%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (35.29%) MCSE
3 3 (17.65%) MCP
3 3 (17.65%) CCNA
3 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (11.76%) Degree
4 2 (11.76%) HNC
4 2 (11.76%) HND
5 1 (5.88%) MCSA
5 1 (5.88%) CCA
5 1 (5.88%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (5.88%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) SLA
2 1 (5.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
2 7 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (23.53%) XenApp
3 4 (23.53%) vSphere
4 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
5 2 (11.76%) Terminal Services
5 2 (11.76%) vCloud
6 1 (5.88%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (5.88%) IAG
6 1 (5.88%) UAG
6 1 (5.88%) VMware ESX
6 1 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (5.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) SCCM
1 4 (23.53%) SCOM
2 2 (11.76%) SCVMM
2 2 (11.76%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (11.76%) SCDPM
3 1 (5.88%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (5.88%) NetBackup
3 1 (5.88%) WSUS
3 1 (5.88%) Cacti
3 1 (5.88%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 10 (58.82%) Cisco
3 8 (47.06%) VMware
4 5 (29.41%) Citrix
4 5 (29.41%) NetApp
5 4 (23.53%) HP
6 3 (17.65%) EMC
7 2 (11.76%) WatchGuard
7 2 (11.76%) Veeam
7 2 (11.76%) Symantec
8 1 (5.88%) Sophos
8 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds
8 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 12 hours ago
Coventry
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago