The first table below looks at the demand for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 28 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 Dorset region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 69 81 54
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -27
Permanent jobs citing DNS 18 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 2.00% 0.53% 1.07%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.04% 3.08% 6.58%
Number of salaries quoted 18 4 5
Average salary £24,500 £32,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.43% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,750 £21,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £34,700 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.33% +7.14%
Communications & Networking Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
138 130 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 15.32% 17.08% 16.31%
Number of salaries quoted 113 92 63
Average salary £29,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.76% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,850 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
DNS
South West

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

DNS
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

DNS Salary Trend in Dorset

DNS
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

DNS Salary Histogram in Dorset

DNS
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 28 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
Bournemouth +3 10 £22,000 -35.29% 2
Poole -6 5 £22,000 -37.14%
Ferndown - 3 £34,000 -
DNS
South West

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 29 (93.55%) Windows
2 27 (87.10%) Microsoft
3 23 (74.19%) Active Directory
4 20 (64.52%) TCP/IP
4 20 (64.52%) Firewall
5 19 (61.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 19 (61.29%) MCSA
6 16 (51.61%) DHCP
7 13 (41.94%) MCP
8 12 (38.71%) Windows 7
9 11 (35.48%) Windows 8
9 11 (35.48%) VMware
9 11 (35.48%) Citrix
10 10 (32.26%) MS Exchange
10 10 (32.26%) MS Office
10 10 (32.26%) Degree
11 9 (29.03%) ServiceNow
11 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (29.03%) Remedy
11 9 (29.03%) ITIL
11 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
12 8 (25.81%) WAN
12 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2008
13 7 (22.58%) Exchange Server 2010
13 7 (22.58%) Cisco
13 7 (22.58%) Blackberry
14 6 (19.35%) Clearswift
14 6 (19.35%) MAILsweeper
14 6 (19.35%) Symantec
14 6 (19.35%) Avaya

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 10 (32.26%) MS Exchange
2 7 (22.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (19.35%) IBM Notes
3 6 (19.35%) Lotus Domino
4 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
5 2 (6.45%) Apache
Applications
1 10 (32.26%) MS Office
2 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) SalesLogix
Communications & Networking
1 20 (64.52%) TCP/IP
1 20 (64.52%) Firewall
2 16 (51.61%) DHCP
3 8 (25.81%) WAN
4 6 (19.35%) LAN
5 5 (16.13%) VPN
6 3 (9.68%) IP Telephony
7 2 (6.45%) Ethernet
8 1 (3.23%) SSL
8 1 (3.23%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (6.45%) MySQL
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (3.23%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 13 (41.94%) Analyst
2 10 (32.26%) Service Analyst
3 9 (29.03%) Service Desk Analyst
4 8 (25.81%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (16.13%) IT Support
5 5 (16.13%) Support Engineer
6 4 (12.90%) Systems Support
6 4 (12.90%) Network Support
7 3 (9.68%) Support Analyst
7 3 (9.68%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (6.45%) Systems Analyst
8 2 (6.45%) Network Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) Server Support
8 2 (6.45%) Network Support Analyst
8 2 (6.45%) Support Technician
8 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) Server Support Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) Network Analyst
8 2 (6.45%) Network Support Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Blackberry
2 6 (19.35%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 29 (93.55%) Windows
2 12 (38.71%) Windows 7
3 11 (35.48%) Windows 8
4 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (19.35%) Windows XP
7 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (6.45%) Linux
8 2 (6.45%) Windows Vista
8 2 (6.45%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (3.23%) Apple iOS
9 1 (3.23%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) ITIL
2 3 (9.68%) Asset Management
2 3 (9.68%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (6.45%) Service Delivery
3 2 (6.45%) Unit Testing
3 2 (6.45%) Performance Management
3 2 (6.45%) Network Design
4 1 (3.23%) Supplier Management
4 1 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) SQL
2 3 (9.68%) PowerShell
3 2 (6.45%) Python
3 2 (6.45%) PHP
4 1 (3.23%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (61.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 19 (61.29%) MCSA
2 13 (41.94%) MCP
3 10 (32.26%) Degree
4 3 (9.68%) MCITP
4 3 (9.68%) MCSE
4 3 (9.68%) Network+ Certification
4 3 (9.68%) A+ Certification
5 2 (6.45%) CCNA
5 2 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (3.23%) MCTS
6 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
6 1 (3.23%) CCNP
System Software
1 23 (74.19%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.45%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.23%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (3.23%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 6 (19.35%) MAILsweeper
1 6 (19.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 6 (19.35%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 27 (87.10%) Microsoft
2 11 (35.48%) VMware
2 11 (35.48%) Citrix
3 9 (29.03%) ServiceNow
3 9 (29.03%) Remedy
4 7 (22.58%) Cisco
5 6 (19.35%) Clearswift
5 6 (19.35%) Symantec
5 6 (19.35%) Avaya
5 6 (19.35%) NetApp
5 6 (19.35%) Lotus
5 6 (19.35%) Panasonic
6 3 (9.68%) Sophos
7 2 (6.45%) Sage
7 2 (6.45%) HP
7 2 (6.45%) Vyatta
7 2 (6.45%) NETGEAR
8 1 (3.23%) LANDesk
Bournemouth, Dorset
Connectus
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £30k - 38k per year
Posted: 6 days ago