The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 76 63 77
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +14
Permanent jobs citing DNS 5 18 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.70% 2.14% 0.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.73% 12.95% 5.08%
Number of salaries quoted 3 16 6
Average salary £26,000 £26,250 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.95% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,400 £18,500 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £31,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -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 Dorset region.

Communications & Networking Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
134 139 118
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 18.69% 16.49% 15.80%
Number of salaries quoted 109 117 82
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
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 3 September 2015. 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
Poole +11 3 £30,000 +14.28%
Bournemouth +2 2 £23,750 -4.04%
DNS
South West

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
4 5 (55.56%) MS Exchange
4 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
4 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 5 (55.56%) SAN
4 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (44.44%) Firewall
6 3 (33.33%) MCSA
6 3 (33.33%) Citrix
6 3 (33.33%) DHCP
6 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
6 3 (33.33%) VMware
6 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (33.33%) Windows 8
7 2 (22.22%) SCSM
7 2 (22.22%) Office 365
7 2 (22.22%) Windows Intune
7 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
7 2 (22.22%) SCCM
7 2 (22.22%) SCOM
7 2 (22.22%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
7 2 (22.22%) NAS

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 5 (55.56%) MS Exchange
2 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (22.22%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (22.22%) CMS
4 2 (22.22%) IIS
4 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
5 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 6 (66.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
1 5 (55.56%) SAN
2 4 (44.44%) Firewall
3 3 (33.33%) DHCP
4 2 (22.22%) NAS
4 2 (22.22%) Internet
5 1 (11.11%) Wireless
5 1 (11.11%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Web Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Web Support Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Technician
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Network Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Service Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Support
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 3 (33.33%) Windows 8
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) E-Commerce
1 2 (22.22%) Migration
1 2 (22.22%) Content Management
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
1 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (33.33%) MCSA
3 2 (22.22%) MCITP
3 2 (22.22%) MCSE
4 1 (11.11%) MCP
4 1 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
4 1 (11.11%) XenApp
4 1 (11.11%) vSphere
4 1 (11.11%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) SCCM
1 2 (22.22%) SCOM
1 2 (22.22%) Windows Intune
1 2 (22.22%) SCSM
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) VMware
2 3 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (11.11%) Remedy
3 1 (11.11%) SAP
3 1 (11.11%) SonicWALL
3 1 (11.11%) Veeam
3 1 (11.11%) ServiceNow
3 1 (11.11%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) Dell
3 1 (11.11%) EMC