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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 64 55 52
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -3
Permanent jobs citing DNS 5 7 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.78% 1.26% 2.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.05% 9.21% 17.44%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 15
Average salary £29,500 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.33% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £37,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £33,800 £52,000 £38,900
UK excluding London average salary £35,661 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% -1.33%
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
99 76 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 15.40% 13.69% 16.20%
Number of salaries quoted 94 62 79
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,950 £46,000 £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 27 January 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 (64.71%) Windows
1 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 10 (58.82%) DHCP
3 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
3 9 (52.94%) Cisco
3 9 (52.94%) MS Excel
4 8 (47.06%) TCP/IP
5 7 (41.18%) MS Exchange
5 7 (41.18%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (35.29%) VMware
6 6 (35.29%) LAN
6 6 (35.29%) WAN
6 6 (35.29%) SMTP
6 6 (35.29%) MCSE
6 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (29.41%) SLA
7 5 (29.41%) Citrix
7 5 (29.41%) Telecoms
7 5 (29.41%) NetApp
8 4 (23.53%) Internet
8 4 (23.53%) SAN
8 4 (23.53%) Firewall
8 4 (23.53%) VoIP
8 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
8 4 (23.53%) MS Office
8 4 (23.53%) ITIL
8 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (23.53%) XenApp
8 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 7 (41.18%) MS Exchange
2 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (11.76%) Lync
3 2 (11.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.88%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 9 (52.94%) MS Excel
2 4 (23.53%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (58.82%) DHCP
2 8 (47.06%) TCP/IP
3 6 (35.29%) LAN
3 6 (35.29%) WAN
3 6 (35.29%) SMTP
4 4 (23.53%) VoIP
4 4 (23.53%) SAN
4 4 (23.53%) Internet
4 4 (23.53%) Firewall
5 3 (17.65%) HTTP
5 3 (17.65%) VLAN
5 3 (17.65%) PABX
6 2 (11.76%) Ethernet
6 2 (11.76%) Wireless
6 2 (11.76%) Gigabit Ethernet
6 2 (11.76%) MPLS
7 1 (5.88%) DMZ
7 1 (5.88%) VPN
7 1 (5.88%) SNMP
7 1 (5.88%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) 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 4 (23.53%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (23.53%) Administrator
2 3 (17.65%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (17.65%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (11.76%) IT Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Network Specialist
3 2 (11.76%) Data Centre Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Server Support
4 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Service Desk Team Leader
4 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Network Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Server Support
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Server Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.88%) Replication
2 1 (5.88%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
4 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Vista
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%) Problem Management
3 2 (11.76%) Time 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%) Change Control
4 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) VBScript
2 1 (5.88%) VB
2 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
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 5 (29.41%) SLA
2 1 (5.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
2 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (23.53%) XenApp
4 3 (17.65%) vSphere
5 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
5 2 (11.76%) vCloud
6 1 (5.88%) XenDesktop
6 1 (5.88%) Terminal Services
6 1 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (5.88%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (5.88%) IAG
6 1 (5.88%) UAG
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) SCOM
2 2 (11.76%) SCVMM
2 2 (11.76%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (11.76%) SCCM
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 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 9 (52.94%) Cisco
3 6 (35.29%) VMware
4 5 (29.41%) Citrix
4 5 (29.41%) NetApp
5 3 (17.65%) HP
6 2 (11.76%) EMC
6 2 (11.76%) Symantec
6 2 (11.76%) WatchGuard
6 2 (11.76%) Veeam
7 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds
7 1 (5.88%) Sophos
7 1 (5.88%) Apple
7 1 (5.88%) CheckPoint
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £34000 - £42000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago