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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 49 37 37
Rank change year-on-year
-12 0
Permanent jobs citing DNS 5 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 1.45% 2.85% 2.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.62% 17.02% 17.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 8
Average salary £28,000 £27,127 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.22% -16.53%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Communications & Networking Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
58 47 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 16.86% 16.73% 13.35%
Number of salaries quoted 56 41 44
Average salary £30,000 £29,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £23,500 £18,250
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £37,500
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
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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Exeter -1 4 £28,000 -3.44% 2
Plymouth -7 1 £19,250 -29.03%
DNS
South West

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 18 April 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%) TCP/IP
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (92.31%) MS Exchange
2 12 (92.31%) LAN
2 12 (92.31%) MCSE
2 12 (92.31%) SharePoint
2 12 (92.31%) MCP
2 12 (92.31%) HP
2 12 (92.31%) Dell
2 12 (92.31%) Citrix
2 12 (92.31%) CCA
2 12 (92.31%) Citrix Certification
2 12 (92.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (92.31%) Firmware
2 12 (92.31%) Internet
2 12 (92.31%) ISA Server
2 12 (92.31%) Configuration Management
2 12 (92.31%) Clustering
2 12 (92.31%) Network Load Balancing
2 12 (92.31%) XenApp
2 12 (92.31%) SCOM
3 11 (84.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (84.62%) Hyper-V
3 11 (84.62%) Performance Tuning
3 11 (84.62%) VMware
3 11 (84.62%) WSUS
3 11 (84.62%) SCCM
3 11 (84.62%) XenServer

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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
1 12 (92.31%) SharePoint
2 11 (84.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (7.69%) IIS
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 11 (84.62%) MS Visio
2 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (100.00%) DHCP
1 13 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 12 (92.31%) LAN
2 12 (92.31%) Internet
3 1 (7.69%) Firewall
3 1 (7.69%) VPN
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Support Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Support Engineer
2 6 (46.15%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (38.46%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 4 (30.77%) Systems Support
5 3 (23.08%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (7.69%) PC Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) PC Support
6 1 (7.69%) Systems Support Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) PC Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (92.31%) Firmware
1 12 (92.31%) Clustering
2 11 (84.62%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (84.62%) UNIX
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (92.31%) Configuration Management
1 12 (92.31%) Network Load Balancing
2 11 (84.62%) Performance Tuning
2 11 (84.62%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 12 (92.31%) MCSE
1 12 (92.31%) MCP
1 12 (92.31%) CCA
1 12 (92.31%) Citrix Certification
1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (84.62%) SLA
2 8 (61.54%) QA
System Software
1 12 (92.31%) ISA Server
1 12 (92.31%) XenApp
2 11 (84.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (84.62%) Hyper-V
2 11 (84.62%) XenServer
2 11 (84.62%) XenDesktop
3 1 (7.69%) Terminal Services
3 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (92.31%) SCOM
2 11 (84.62%) WSUS
2 11 (84.62%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (92.31%) HP
2 12 (92.31%) Dell
2 12 (92.31%) Citrix
3 11 (84.62%) VMware
Exeter, Devon
Roc Search
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Edge Recruit Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Car, Pension, Holiday, Fuel Card
Posted: 6 days ago