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 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 77 60 44
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -16
Permanent jobs citing DNS 13 6 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 1.66% 1.12% 3.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.29% 7.79% 21.43%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 15
Average salary £42,500 £26,750 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.87% -18.93%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
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
91 77 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 11.65% 14.39% 17.43%
Number of salaries quoted 79 67 72
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +26.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £26,750 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 3 March 2015.

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 3 March 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
Bournemouth -24 9 £42,500 +39.34%
Poole -13 3 - -
Weymouth - 1 £33,500 -
DNS
South West

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 17 (60.71%) DHCP
2 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 16 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 14 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 13 (46.43%) VMware
4 13 (46.43%) VMware Infrastructure
5 12 (42.86%) Firewall
5 12 (42.86%) MS Exchange
5 12 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
6 11 (39.29%) Windows
6 11 (39.29%) SAN
7 10 (35.71%) Citrix
7 10 (35.71%) Linux
7 10 (35.71%) PHP
8 9 (32.14%) Perl
8 9 (32.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (32.14%) Hyper-V
8 9 (32.14%) Bash Shell
9 8 (28.57%) XenApp
9 8 (28.57%) Mentoring
9 8 (28.57%) Migration
9 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (28.57%) MySQL
9 8 (28.57%) MS Excel
9 8 (28.57%) HTTP
10 7 (25.00%) Red Hat
10 7 (25.00%) VMware ESX
10 7 (25.00%) Wireless
10 7 (25.00%) NAS
10 7 (25.00%) Cloud Computing

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 12 (42.86%) MS Exchange
1 12 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (10.71%) Apache
5 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
1 7 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (21.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (60.71%) DHCP
2 14 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 12 (42.86%) Firewall
4 11 (39.29%) SAN
5 8 (28.57%) HTTP
6 7 (25.00%) NAS
6 7 (25.00%) Wireless
7 2 (7.14%) HTTPS
7 2 (7.14%) Ethernet
7 2 (7.14%) PuTTY
7 2 (7.14%) SSH
8 1 (3.57%) VLAN
8 1 (3.57%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (3.57%) VPN
8 1 (3.57%) ADSL
8 1 (3.57%) GSM
8 1 (3.57%) LAN
8 1 (3.57%) VoIP
8 1 (3.57%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) MySQL
2 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Subversion
1 2 (7.14%) PHPUnit
General
1 2 (7.14%) Banking
1 2 (7.14%) Retail
1 2 (7.14%) Investment Banking
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Advertising
2 1 (3.57%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
1 7 (25.00%) Administrator
1 7 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
1 7 (25.00%) Lead Systems Engineer
1 7 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Technician
3 4 (14.29%) Support Technician
4 3 (10.71%) Consultant
5 2 (7.14%) Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (3.57%) Network Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.57%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) CSS
1 2 (7.14%) JDBC
1 2 (7.14%) Web Services
1 2 (7.14%) CGI
1 2 (7.14%) HTML
1 2 (7.14%) Hibernate
1 2 (7.14%) DAO
1 2 (7.14%) Laravel
2 1 (3.57%) .NET
2 1 (3.57%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) N-Tier
1 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
1 2 (7.14%) Mathematics
1 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
1 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (39.29%) Windows
2 10 (35.71%) Linux
3 9 (32.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 7 (25.00%) Windows 8
4 7 (25.00%) CentOS
5 2 (7.14%) UNIX
6 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) Migration
1 8 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (28.57%) Mentoring
2 7 (25.00%) DevOps
3 3 (10.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (10.71%) Business Continuity
4 2 (7.14%) MVC
4 2 (7.14%) Validation
4 2 (7.14%) ITIL
4 2 (7.14%) OO
4 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
4 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (7.14%) Wealth Management
4 2 (7.14%) Investment Management
4 2 (7.14%) Time Management
4 2 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (7.14%) Change Control
4 2 (7.14%) Capacity Management
4 2 (7.14%) People Management
5 1 (3.57%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) PHP
2 9 (32.14%) Perl
2 9 (32.14%) Bash Shell
3 4 (14.29%) SQL
4 3 (10.71%) PowerShell
5 2 (7.14%) Korn
5 2 (7.14%) Java
5 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.57%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) Degree
2 2 (7.14%) CCNA
2 2 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.14%) MCSA
3 1 (3.57%) CCNP
3 1 (3.57%) MCP
3 1 (3.57%) MCSE
3 1 (3.57%) VCP4
System Software
1 16 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 13 (46.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (32.14%) Hyper-V
4 8 (28.57%) XenApp
5 7 (25.00%) XenServer
5 7 (25.00%) XenDesktop
5 7 (25.00%) VMware ESX
6 6 (21.43%) vSphere
7 3 (10.71%) Forefront TMG
7 3 (10.71%) UAG
7 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (7.14%) NFS
8 2 (7.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (3.57%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (3.57%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (25.00%) Puppet
1 7 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (21.43%) SCSM
2 6 (21.43%) SCCM
2 6 (21.43%) SCOM
3 4 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (14.29%) Backup Exec
4 3 (10.71%) Windows Intune
5 1 (3.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 13 (46.43%) VMware
3 10 (35.71%) Citrix
4 7 (25.00%) Red Hat
5 6 (21.43%) HP
6 5 (17.86%) Dell
6 5 (17.86%) EMC
6 5 (17.86%) SAP
6 5 (17.86%) SonicWALL
6 5 (17.86%) Veeam
7 4 (14.29%) AppSense
7 4 (14.29%) Symantec
7 4 (14.29%) Webroot
8 2 (7.14%) Cisco
9 1 (3.57%) Nokia
9 1 (3.57%) Remedy
9 1 (3.57%) CheckPoint
9 1 (3.57%) Brocade
9 1 (3.57%) ServiceNow
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £3000 - £35000 per annum + Car Allowance + MS Certs (Funded)
Posted: Yesterday