The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Devon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 61 42 41
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -1
Permanent jobs citing DNS 7 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 1.30% 1.40% 1.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.73% 8.33% 19.23%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 5
Average salary £29,500 £29,000 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.72% +38.09%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
DNS
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
104 48 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 19.26% 16.84% 7.98%
Number of salaries quoted 93 43 23
Average salary £29,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.71% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

DNS
Salary Trend in Devon

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

DNS Salary Trend in Devon

DNS
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Devon region over the 3 months to 23 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter -5 6 £29,500 +1.72%
Plymouth - 1 £19,000 -
DNS
South West

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Devon 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 13 (92.86%) DHCP
2 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 12 (85.71%) Active Directory
3 11 (78.57%) MS Exchange
3 11 (78.57%) Windows
4 8 (57.14%) TCP/IP
4 8 (57.14%) Firewall
4 8 (57.14%) VMware
4 8 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (50.00%) Office 365
5 7 (50.00%) Citrix
5 7 (50.00%) MS Excel
5 7 (50.00%) HP
6 6 (42.86%) Cisco
6 6 (42.86%) MS Office
7 5 (35.71%) Windows XP
7 5 (35.71%) VPN
7 5 (35.71%) IIS
7 5 (35.71%) Terminal Services
7 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (35.71%) VMware ESX
7 5 (35.71%) Windows Vista
7 5 (35.71%) Windows 8
7 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (28.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Devon 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 (78.57%) MS Exchange
2 7 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 7 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (35.71%) IIS
3 5 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (28.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (28.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (42.86%) MS Office
3 4 (28.57%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (92.86%) DHCP
2 8 (57.14%) TCP/IP
2 8 (57.14%) Firewall
3 5 (35.71%) VPN
4 4 (28.57%) Internet
4 4 (28.57%) LAN
General
1 4 (28.57%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (21.43%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Systems Support
2 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) PC Support Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Help Desk Support
2 3 (21.43%) PC Support
2 3 (21.43%) Help Desk Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) PC Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Help Desk Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Field Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Field Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Graduate
4 1 (7.14%) Junior
4 1 (7.14%) IT Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Junior Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Support Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Clustering
1 4 (28.57%) Blackberry
2 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (14.29%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Windows XP
2 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (35.71%) Windows Vista
2 5 (35.71%) Windows 8
2 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Network Load Balancing
1 4 (28.57%) Configuration Management
1 4 (28.57%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
3 2 (14.29%) Time Management
3 2 (14.29%) Data Protection
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) Java
1 1 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 4 (28.57%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (7.14%) MCSE
2 1 (7.14%) MCSA
2 1 (7.14%) CCNA
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) RHCE
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (7.14%) VCAP
System Software
1 12 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 8 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (35.71%) Terminal Services
3 5 (35.71%) VMware ESX
4 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
4 4 (28.57%) ISA Server
5 3 (21.43%) XenServer
5 3 (21.43%) XenDesktop
6 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) HP SIM
1 4 (28.57%) SCOM
1 4 (28.57%) OpenView
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 8 (57.14%) VMware
3 7 (50.00%) Citrix
3 7 (50.00%) HP
4 6 (42.86%) Cisco
5 4 (28.57%) Dell
6 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
7 1 (7.14%) Oracle