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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 39 39 50
Rank change year-on-year
0 +11
Permanent jobs citing DNS 21 32 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 3.80% 4.98% 0.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.92% 26.45% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 20 32 3
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +56.25%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Communications & Networking Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
111 121 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 20.11% 18.82% 8.72%
Number of salaries quoted 106 112 33
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +22.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £60,000
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 18 April 2014.

DNS Salary Histogram in Coventry

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 23 (85.19%) DHCP
2 15 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 15 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 15 (55.56%) Windows
3 12 (44.44%) Linux
3 12 (44.44%) Python
3 12 (44.44%) Squid
4 11 (40.74%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (40.74%) MS Exchange
4 11 (40.74%) JavaScript
4 11 (40.74%) Citrix
5 10 (37.04%) Cisco
5 10 (37.04%) Apache
5 10 (37.04%) Lync
5 10 (37.04%) Exchange Server 2013
5 10 (37.04%) SCCM
6 9 (33.33%) Samba
6 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (33.33%) VoIP
6 9 (33.33%) HTTP
6 9 (33.33%) HTML
6 9 (33.33%) CSS
7 8 (29.63%) Firewall
7 8 (29.63%) XenApp
7 8 (29.63%) XenDesktop
7 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (29.63%) Microsoft App-V
8 7 (25.93%) UAG
8 7 (25.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Certification

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 11 (40.74%) Exchange Server 2010
1 11 (40.74%) MS Exchange
2 10 (37.04%) Apache
2 10 (37.04%) Lync
2 10 (37.04%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (25.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (7.41%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (3.70%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (3.70%) IBM Notes
7 1 (3.70%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (25.93%) MS Office
2 6 (22.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (85.19%) DHCP
2 9 (33.33%) VoIP
2 9 (33.33%) HTTP
3 8 (29.63%) Firewall
4 7 (25.93%) SAN
5 6 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
5 6 (22.22%) Unified Communications
5 6 (22.22%) Cisco PIX
6 2 (7.41%) Internet
6 2 (7.41%) NetScaler
7 1 (3.70%) NAS
7 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
7 1 (3.70%) WAN
7 1 (3.70%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (7.41%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Developer
2 8 (29.63%) Support Engineer
2 8 (29.63%) Python Developer
3 5 (18.52%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Consultant
3 5 (18.52%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (7.41%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Linux Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Consultant
4 2 (7.41%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Linux Support
4 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Citrix Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Virtualisation Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Server Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Exchange Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (3.70%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (33.33%) HTML
1 9 (33.33%) CSS
2 6 (22.22%) COM
3 1 (3.70%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) Video Conferencing
1 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.70%) Device Driver
2 1 (3.70%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 15 (55.56%) Windows
2 12 (44.44%) Linux
3 9 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (11.11%) UNIX
5 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (7.41%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) ITIL
2 6 (22.22%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (11.11%) Time Management
4 2 (7.41%) Migration
4 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.70%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.70%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.70%) Server Monitoring
5 1 (3.70%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (3.70%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 12 (44.44%) Python
2 11 (40.74%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.41%) Perl
3 2 (7.41%) PHP
3 2 (7.41%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.70%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (25.93%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (25.93%) MCSE
2 4 (14.81%) Degree
2 4 (14.81%) MCITP
3 2 (7.41%) CCA
3 2 (7.41%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (7.41%) CCEA
3 2 (7.41%) CCEE
3 2 (7.41%) CCAA
3 2 (7.41%) MCTS
4 1 (3.70%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 12 (44.44%) Squid
3 9 (33.33%) Samba
4 8 (29.63%) XenApp
4 8 (29.63%) XenDesktop
4 8 (29.63%) Microsoft App-V
5 7 (25.93%) UAG
6 6 (22.22%) Forefront TMG
6 6 (22.22%) IAG
7 5 (18.52%) ISA Server
8 3 (11.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (37.04%) SCCM
2 6 (22.22%) Cacti
2 6 (22.22%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 6 (22.22%) WSUS
3 2 (7.41%) SCVMM
4 1 (3.70%) SCOM
4 1 (3.70%) Backup Exec
4 1 (3.70%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 15 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 11 (40.74%) Citrix
3 10 (37.04%) Cisco
4 7 (25.93%) Symantec
5 6 (22.22%) HP
5 6 (22.22%) CheckPoint
5 6 (22.22%) NetApp
5 6 (22.22%) EMC
5 6 (22.22%) SolarWinds
6 3 (11.11%) Mitel
7 2 (7.41%) Avaya
7 2 (7.41%) Nortel
7 2 (7.41%) Dialogic
7 2 (7.41%) VMware
8 1 (3.70%) Dell
8 1 (3.70%) IBM
8 1 (3.70%) Lotus
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