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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 71 45 46
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +1
Permanent jobs citing DNS 9 22 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 1.08% 3.48% 3.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.47% 18.33% 14.20%
Number of salaries quoted 6 21 20
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -22.58%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
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
86 120 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 10.30% 18.96% 25.43%
Number of salaries quoted 79 113 120
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 July 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 11 (78.57%) Active Directory
2 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 8 (57.14%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) VMware
3 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 6 (42.86%) MS Exchange
4 6 (42.86%) DHCP
4 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 5 (35.71%) SAN
5 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (28.57%) SCCM
6 4 (28.57%) vSphere
6 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (28.57%) Data Centre
6 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
6 4 (28.57%) Cisco
6 4 (28.57%) Citrix
6 4 (28.57%) Linux
7 3 (21.43%) ITIL
7 3 (21.43%) CCA
7 3 (21.43%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
7 3 (21.43%) UNIX
7 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
7 3 (21.43%) Change Management
7 3 (21.43%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (21.43%) Sophos

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 6 (42.86%) MS Exchange
1 6 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (21.43%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (21.43%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (21.43%) Lync
4 2 (14.29%) IIS
5 1 (7.14%) Apache
5 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
5 1 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (14.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) DHCP
2 5 (35.71%) SAN
3 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
4 2 (14.29%) VPN
4 2 (14.29%) Internet
4 2 (14.29%) OSPF
4 2 (14.29%) BGP
4 2 (14.29%) Firewall
5 1 (7.14%) NAS
5 1 (7.14%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (7.14%) VoIP
5 1 (7.14%) MPLS
5 1 (7.14%) DMZ
5 1 (7.14%) SSL
5 1 (7.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (7.14%) MySQL
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Administrator
1 5 (35.71%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (28.57%) Support Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Network Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Linux Support
4 2 (14.29%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Linux Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Linux Server Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Wintel Server Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Wintel Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Wintel Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Server Support
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 3 (21.43%) Replication
2 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (14.29%) Clustering
4 1 (7.14%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (28.57%) Linux
4 3 (21.43%) UNIX
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
6 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) ITIL
1 3 (21.43%) Change Management
1 3 (21.43%) Migration
2 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 2 (14.29%) Project Management
2 2 (14.29%) Matrix Management
3 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) C
3 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.14%) Perl
3 1 (7.14%) PHP
3 1 (7.14%) VBScript
3 1 (7.14%) VB
3 1 (7.14%) Python
3 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) CCA
1 3 (21.43%) Citrix Certification
1 3 (21.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (14.29%) JNCIP
3 1 (7.14%) Degree
3 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (7.14%) MCSE
3 1 (7.14%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 11 (78.57%) Active Directory
2 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (28.57%) vSphere
4 3 (21.43%) XenApp
4 3 (21.43%) Terminal Services
5 2 (14.29%) VMware ESX
6 1 (7.14%) Squid
6 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) SCCM
2 3 (21.43%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (14.29%) SCOM
4 1 (7.14%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) VMware
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco
3 4 (28.57%) Citrix
4 3 (21.43%) Symantec
4 3 (21.43%) Sophos
4 3 (21.43%) EMC
5 2 (14.29%) HP
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