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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 49 35 35
Rank change year-on-year
-14 0
Permanent jobs citing DNS 17 23 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 2.84% 4.61% 4.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.89% 18.70% 23.71%
Number of salaries quoted 14 23 23
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 £25,750 £31,100 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,113 £49,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
107 123 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 17.89% 24.65% 19.13%
Number of salaries quoted 95 97 87
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,000 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,500 £65,000
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 18 September 2014.

DNS Salary Histogram in Coventry

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 41 (85.42%) DHCP
2 27 (56.25%) Active Directory
3 26 (54.17%) Microsoft
4 23 (47.92%) Windows
5 21 (43.75%) Citrix
6 18 (37.50%) Linux
6 18 (37.50%) Python
7 17 (35.42%) Cisco
7 17 (35.42%) Squid
7 17 (35.42%) Degree
8 14 (29.17%) MS Exchange
9 13 (27.08%) VoIP
9 13 (27.08%) VMware
9 13 (27.08%) Exchange Server 2010
10 12 (25.00%) SCCM
10 12 (25.00%) Firewall
11 11 (22.92%) Apache
11 11 (22.92%) ITIL
11 11 (22.92%) Exchange Server 2013
12 10 (20.83%) XenApp
12 10 (20.83%) Lync
12 10 (20.83%) SAN
13 9 (18.75%) NetApp
13 9 (18.75%) Symantec
13 9 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
13 9 (18.75%) MCSE
13 9 (18.75%) JavaScript
13 9 (18.75%) UNIX
13 9 (18.75%) MS Excel
13 9 (18.75%) Computer Science

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 14 (29.17%) MS Exchange
2 13 (27.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (22.92%) Apache
3 11 (22.92%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (20.83%) Lync
5 8 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 5 (10.42%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (6.25%) SharePoint
8 2 (4.17%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (2.08%) IIS
9 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (2.08%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (2.08%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 7 (14.58%) MS Office
3 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 41 (85.42%) DHCP
2 13 (27.08%) VoIP
3 12 (25.00%) Firewall
4 10 (20.83%) SAN
5 8 (16.67%) IP Telephony
6 7 (14.58%) Internet
7 6 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (12.50%) Cisco PIX
7 6 (12.50%) TCP/IP
8 5 (10.42%) Unified Communications
9 4 (8.33%) WAN
9 4 (8.33%) LAN
10 3 (6.25%) HTTP
11 2 (4.17%) NetScaler
11 2 (4.17%) NAS
11 2 (4.17%) Wireless
11 2 (4.17%) SMTP
12 1 (2.08%) BGP
12 1 (2.08%) MPLS
12 1 (2.08%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.08%) MySQL
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (45.83%) Support Engineer
2 7 (14.58%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (12.50%) Linux Support Engineer
3 6 (12.50%) Technical Support
3 6 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
3 6 (12.50%) Linux Support
4 5 (10.42%) Graduate
4 5 (10.42%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (10.42%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Consultant
5 4 (8.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Technical Support Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.17%) 3rd Line Technical Support
7 2 (4.17%) Administrator
7 2 (4.17%) Server Support
7 2 (4.17%) Senior Developer
7 2 (4.17%) Systems Support
7 2 (4.17%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.50%) COM
2 3 (6.25%) HTML
2 3 (6.25%) CSS
3 1 (2.08%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.75%) Computer Science
2 3 (6.25%) Device Driver
3 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.17%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.08%) Clustering
4 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.08%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 23 (47.92%) Windows
2 18 (37.50%) Linux
3 9 (18.75%) UNIX
4 8 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (6.25%) Windows Phone
7 2 (4.17%) Windows 8
7 2 (4.17%) Windows Vista
7 2 (4.17%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.08%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.92%) ITIL
2 8 (16.67%) Security Management
3 7 (14.58%) Network Monitoring
4 6 (12.50%) Mentoring
5 3 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (6.25%) Software Engineering
5 3 (6.25%) Service Delivery
5 3 (6.25%) Change Management
5 3 (6.25%) Time Management
5 3 (6.25%) Line Management
6 2 (4.17%) Server Monitoring
6 2 (4.17%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (4.17%) Problem Management
6 2 (4.17%) Workflow
7 1 (2.08%) Service Management
7 1 (2.08%) ITSM
7 1 (2.08%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (2.08%) Change Control
7 1 (2.08%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 18 (37.50%) Python
2 9 (18.75%) JavaScript
3 6 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 6 (12.50%) Perl
3 6 (12.50%) PHP
4 3 (6.25%) PowerShell
5 2 (4.17%) C
5 2 (4.17%) SQL
6 1 (2.08%) VBScript
6 1 (2.08%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (35.42%) Degree
2 9 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (18.75%) MCSE
3 3 (6.25%) CCA
3 3 (6.25%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (6.25%) MCITP
4 2 (4.17%) CCEE
4 2 (4.17%) CCAA
4 2 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (4.17%) MCP
4 2 (4.17%) CCEA
4 2 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.08%) CCNP
5 1 (2.08%) CCNA
5 1 (2.08%) HNC
5 1 (2.08%) HND
5 1 (2.08%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (56.25%) Active Directory
2 17 (35.42%) Squid
3 10 (20.83%) XenApp
4 9 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (16.67%) XenDesktop
5 8 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
6 7 (14.58%) UAG
7 6 (12.50%) Forefront TMG
7 6 (12.50%) IAG
7 6 (12.50%) Hyper-V
8 5 (10.42%) ISA Server
9 2 (4.17%) vSphere
9 2 (4.17%) Samba
10 1 (2.08%) VMware ESX
10 1 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (25.00%) SCCM
2 6 (12.50%) Cacti
2 6 (12.50%) WSUS
2 6 (12.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 3 (6.25%) SCOM
4 2 (4.17%) SCVMM
4 2 (4.17%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (2.08%) Unicenter
5 1 (2.08%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.08%) Backup Exec
5 1 (2.08%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 26 (54.17%) Microsoft
2 21 (43.75%) Citrix
3 17 (35.42%) Cisco
4 13 (27.08%) VMware
5 9 (18.75%) NetApp
5 9 (18.75%) Symantec
6 8 (16.67%) HP
7 7 (14.58%) EMC
8 6 (12.50%) SolarWinds
8 6 (12.50%) CheckPoint
9 4 (8.33%) Avaya
10 3 (6.25%) Nortel
10 3 (6.25%) Mitel
10 3 (6.25%) Dialogic
11 1 (2.08%) Sophos
11 1 (2.08%) Apple
11 1 (2.08%) CA
11 1 (2.08%) CommVault
11 1 (2.08%) Veeam
11 1 (2.08%) WatchGuard
CV4 7AL, Coventry, UK
University of Warwick
Salary: £38,511 - £45,954 pa
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Car, benefits
Posted: 6 days ago