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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 41 32 37
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +5
Permanent jobs citing DNS 6 9 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 2.35% 3.42% 4.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.75% 17.31% 13.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 10
Average salary £25,500 £60,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-57.49% +48.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £30,500 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £65,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
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
32 52 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Derby 12.55% 19.77% 29.80%
Number of salaries quoted 27 47 64
Average salary £30,000 £50,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 £31,700 £27,673
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £82,500 £65,000
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 22 October 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) DHCP
2 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (50.00%) MS Office
5 2 (33.33%) Firewall
5 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
6 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
6 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (16.67%) Time Management
6 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
6 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
6 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (16.67%) ITIL
6 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
6 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
6 1 (16.67%) LAN
6 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) DHCP
1 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Desktop Support
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Support
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Time Management
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (16.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) VMware