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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 57 38 39
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +1
Permanent jobs citing DNS 12 24 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.98% 4.55% 5.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.91% 21.62% 31.11%
Number of salaries quoted 10 23 28
Average salary £31,250 £31,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.79% -3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,800 £31,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £59,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-1.40% -2.73%
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
110 111 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 18.15% 21.02% 17.34%
Number of salaries quoted 103 81 76
Average salary £39,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £50,000
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 31 October 2014.

DNS Salary Histogram in Coventry

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 29 (85.29%) DHCP
2 16 (47.06%) Microsoft
3 14 (41.18%) Active Directory
3 14 (41.18%) Windows
4 13 (38.24%) Linux
4 13 (38.24%) Python
5 12 (35.29%) Squid
5 12 (35.29%) Degree
6 11 (32.35%) VMware
7 10 (29.41%) Cisco
7 10 (29.41%) Citrix
8 9 (26.47%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (23.53%) MS Excel
9 8 (23.53%) Apache
10 7 (20.59%) MS Exchange
10 7 (20.59%) TCP/IP
11 6 (17.65%) LAN
11 6 (17.65%) VoIP
11 6 (17.65%) WAN
11 6 (17.65%) UNIX
11 6 (17.65%) JavaScript
11 6 (17.65%) Internet
11 6 (17.65%) Computer Science
11 6 (17.65%) IP Telephony
11 6 (17.65%) Security Management
11 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2010
12 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
12 5 (14.71%) NetApp
12 5 (14.71%) SQL Server

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 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 (23.53%) Apache
2 7 (20.59%) MS Exchange
3 5 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (8.82%) Lync
5 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (5.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
7 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (23.53%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.82%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 29 (85.29%) DHCP
2 7 (20.59%) TCP/IP
3 6 (17.65%) Internet
3 6 (17.65%) LAN
3 6 (17.65%) VoIP
3 6 (17.65%) WAN
3 6 (17.65%) IP Telephony
4 4 (11.76%) SMTP
4 4 (11.76%) Firewall
5 3 (8.82%) SAN
5 3 (8.82%) HTTP
6 2 (5.88%) Ethernet
6 2 (5.88%) Wireless
6 2 (5.88%) Gigabit Ethernet
6 2 (5.88%) VLAN
7 1 (2.94%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (2.94%) iSCSI
7 1 (2.94%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (2.94%) Unified Communications
7 1 (2.94%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.88%) MySQL
2 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (11.76%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) Support Engineer
2 4 (11.76%) Technical Support
2 4 (11.76%) Technical Support Engineer
2 4 (11.76%) Technical Engineer
2 4 (11.76%) Linux Engineer
2 4 (11.76%) Linux Support
2 4 (11.76%) Linux Support Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Administrator
3 3 (8.82%) Graduate
3 3 (8.82%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (5.88%) Data Centre Specialist
4 2 (5.88%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (5.88%) Network Specialist
4 2 (5.88%) IT Administrator
5 1 (2.94%) Senior Support Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Junior Software Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Service Desk Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) HTML
1 2 (5.88%) CSS
2 1 (2.94%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.94%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.94%) Device Driver
3 1 (2.94%) Replication
3 1 (2.94%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (41.18%) Windows
2 13 (38.24%) Linux
3 6 (17.65%) UNIX
3 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (5.88%) Windows Vista
5 2 (5.88%) Windows XP
5 2 (5.88%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.94%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.65%) Security Management
2 4 (11.76%) ITIL
3 3 (8.82%) Change Management
3 3 (8.82%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (8.82%) Mentoring
4 2 (5.88%) Software Engineering
4 2 (5.88%) Problem Management
4 2 (5.88%) Time Management
4 2 (5.88%) Change Control
4 2 (5.88%) ITSM
4 2 (5.88%) Service Management
4 2 (5.88%) Service Delivery
4 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.94%) Workflow Management
5 1 (2.94%) Workflow
5 1 (2.94%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.94%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (38.24%) Python
2 6 (17.65%) JavaScript
3 4 (11.76%) Perl
3 4 (11.76%) PHP
3 4 (11.76%) Bash Shell
4 3 (8.82%) SQL
5 1 (2.94%) VBScript
5 1 (2.94%) VB
5 1 (2.94%) C
5 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (35.29%) Degree
2 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (14.71%) MCSE
3 3 (8.82%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (5.88%) CCNA
4 2 (5.88%) HNC
4 2 (5.88%) HND
5 1 (2.94%) MCSA
5 1 (2.94%) CCNP
5 1 (2.94%) CCA
5 1 (2.94%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (2.94%) MCP
5 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (2.94%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (41.18%) Active Directory
2 12 (35.29%) Squid
3 9 (26.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (11.76%) XenApp
5 3 (8.82%) Hyper-V
5 3 (8.82%) vSphere
6 1 (2.94%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (2.94%) IAG
6 1 (2.94%) UAG
6 1 (2.94%) vCloud
6 1 (2.94%) Samba
6 1 (2.94%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (2.94%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) SCOM
2 2 (5.88%) SCVMM
2 2 (5.88%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (5.88%) SCCM
2 2 (5.88%) SCDPM
3 1 (2.94%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (2.94%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.94%) WSUS
3 1 (2.94%) Cacti
3 1 (2.94%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 16 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 11 (32.35%) VMware
3 10 (29.41%) Citrix
3 10 (29.41%) Cisco
4 5 (14.71%) NetApp
5 4 (11.76%) HP
6 2 (5.88%) EMC
6 2 (5.88%) Symantec
6 2 (5.88%) WatchGuard
6 2 (5.88%) Veeam
7 1 (2.94%) SolarWinds
7 1 (2.94%) Dialogic
7 1 (2.94%) Sophos
7 1 (2.94%) Mitel
7 1 (2.94%) Nortel
7 1 (2.94%) Apple
7 1 (2.94%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.94%) Avaya
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