The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Derby region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 41 40 40
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing DNS 4 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 1.68% 3.13% 2.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.69% 15.63% 10.61%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 7
Average salary £19,000 £60,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-68.33% +46.34%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.40% -1.33%
DNS
Derbyshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Derby region.

Communications & Networking Category
Derby
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
52 64 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 21.85% 20.06% 26.83%
Number of salaries quoted 48 56 63
Average salary £32,500 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,200 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DNS across the Derby region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

DNS
Salary Trend in Derby

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DNS across the Derby region.

DNS Salary Trend in Derby

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Derby 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) DHCP
2 8 (88.89%) TCP/IP
2 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
3 7 (77.78%) SQL
4 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 6 (66.67%) VMware
5 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
6 4 (44.44%) Firewall
6 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (33.33%) VPN
7 3 (33.33%) Office 365
7 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
7 3 (33.33%) MS Office
7 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
8 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
8 2 (22.22%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
9 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
9 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
9 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
9 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
9 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
9 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
9 1 (11.11%) LAN

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Derby 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 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) DHCP
1 8 (88.89%) TCP/IP
2 4 (44.44%) Firewall
3 3 (33.33%) VPN
4 1 (11.11%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (33.33%) Support Technician
2 3 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Technician
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support
3 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Support Technician
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Technician
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) ITIL
1 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (11.11%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (22.22%) VMware Workstation
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 6 (66.67%) VMware