The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Devon region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 47 - 41
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing DNS 6 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 1.55% - 1.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.71% - 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 4
Average salary £18,000 - £28,125
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 - £21,550
10% offered a salary of more than £24,000 - £28,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
Communications & Networking Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
105 50 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 27.13% 17.48% 9.89%
Number of salaries quoted 102 33 23
Average salary £34,014 £37,500 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.29% +30.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,300 £19,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £34,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
DNS
South West

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
Salary Histogram in Devon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Devon region over the 3 months to 31 July 2014.

DNS Salary Histogram 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 31 July 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
Plymouth - 4 £18,000 -
Exeter - 1 £30,000 -
DNS
South West

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) DHCP
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (92.31%) MS Exchange
3 9 (69.23%) MS Excel
3 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
3 9 (69.23%) Firewall
3 9 (69.23%) Exchange Server 2007
3 9 (69.23%) Office 365
3 9 (69.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (61.54%) TCP/IP
5 7 (53.85%) HP
5 7 (53.85%) Citrix
6 6 (46.15%) Terminal Services
6 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (46.15%) VPN
6 6 (46.15%) Windows XP
6 6 (46.15%) IIS
6 6 (46.15%) Windows 8
6 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (46.15%) Windows Vista
6 6 (46.15%) VMware
7 4 (30.77%) Clustering
7 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
7 4 (30.77%) Network Load Balancing
7 4 (30.77%) SCOM
7 4 (30.77%) XenApp

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 12 (92.31%) MS Exchange
2 9 (69.23%) Exchange Server 2007
2 9 (69.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (46.15%) IIS
3 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
5 3 (23.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 9 (69.23%) MS Excel
2 3 (23.08%) MS Visio
2 3 (23.08%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (69.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (100.00%) DHCP
2 9 (69.23%) Firewall
3 8 (61.54%) TCP/IP
4 6 (46.15%) VPN
5 4 (30.77%) LAN
5 4 (30.77%) Internet
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Systems Engineer
1 7 (53.85%) Systems Support
1 7 (53.85%) Support Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (30.77%) PC Support
3 4 (30.77%) PC Support Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) PC Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Help Desk Support Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Help Desk Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Help Desk Support
5 2 (15.38%) Field Support Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Field Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) Systems Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Clustering
1 4 (30.77%) Firmware
2 3 (23.08%) Blackberry
3 2 (15.38%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (46.15%) Windows XP
2 6 (46.15%) Windows 8
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Vista
3 3 (23.08%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Configuration Management
1 4 (30.77%) Network Load Balancing
2 3 (23.08%) ITIL
2 3 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (15.38%) Time Management
3 2 (15.38%) Data Protection
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) MCP
1 4 (30.77%) MCSE
1 4 (30.77%) CCA
1 4 (30.77%) Citrix Certification
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (23.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) SLA
2 3 (23.08%) QA
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
2 6 (46.15%) Terminal Services
2 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (30.77%) XenApp
3 4 (30.77%) ISA Server
4 3 (23.08%) XenServer
4 3 (23.08%) XenDesktop
4 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) SCOM
2 3 (23.08%) SCCM
2 3 (23.08%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) HP
2 7 (53.85%) Citrix
3 6 (46.15%) VMware
4 4 (30.77%) Dell