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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 64 66 67
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Permanent jobs citing DNS 17 7 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 2.41% 1.12% 2.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.53% 7.87% 9.83%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 16
Average salary £27,500 £27,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% -30.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,200 £23,100 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,900 £33,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
- -3.44%
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
97 89 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 13.74% 14.26% 25.29%
Number of salaries quoted 83 68 105
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £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 24 October 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 24 October 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
Poole +4 8 £26,250 +11.70%
Bournemouth - 4 £29,500 -
Weymouth +7 3 £32,500 -
Beaminster - 1 £19,000 -
DNS
South West

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 28 (77.78%) Windows
1 28 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 26 (72.22%) Active Directory
2 26 (72.22%) TCP/IP
3 25 (69.44%) Firewall
4 16 (44.44%) DHCP
5 15 (41.67%) MS Exchange
5 15 (41.67%) MCSA
5 15 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (41.67%) VMware
6 13 (36.11%) Citrix
6 13 (36.11%) Windows 7
6 13 (36.11%) Windows 8
7 12 (33.33%) MCP
8 11 (30.56%) Exchange Server 2010
8 11 (30.56%) VMware Infrastructure
8 11 (30.56%) Degree
9 10 (27.78%) ITIL
10 9 (25.00%) MS Excel
10 9 (25.00%) SQL Server
11 8 (22.22%) SQL
12 7 (19.44%) MS Office
12 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (19.44%) Cisco
12 7 (19.44%) Remedy
12 7 (19.44%) ServiceNow
13 6 (16.67%) Hyper-V
13 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
13 6 (16.67%) XenApp
13 6 (16.67%) VPN

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 15 (41.67%) MS Exchange
2 11 (30.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (8.33%) IBM Notes
4 3 (8.33%) Lotus Domino
4 3 (8.33%) Apache
4 3 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (19.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (72.22%) TCP/IP
2 25 (69.44%) Firewall
3 16 (44.44%) DHCP
4 6 (16.67%) VPN
4 6 (16.67%) SAN
5 5 (13.89%) WAN
6 4 (11.11%) LAN
6 4 (11.11%) Wireless
6 4 (11.11%) IP Telephony
6 4 (11.11%) NAS
7 3 (8.33%) FWSM
7 3 (8.33%) Cisco PIX
7 3 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (8.33%) HTTP
7 3 (8.33%) SMTP
7 3 (8.33%) Internet
7 3 (8.33%) OSPF
7 3 (8.33%) BGP
7 3 (8.33%) EIGRP
8 2 (5.56%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.78%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Subversion
1 2 (5.56%) PHPUnit
General
1 5 (13.89%) Retail
2 2 (5.56%) Investment Banking
2 2 (5.56%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Banking
3 1 (2.78%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (30.56%) Analyst
2 7 (19.44%) Service Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) IT Support
4 5 (13.89%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Administrator
6 3 (8.33%) Systems Support
6 3 (8.33%) Support Technician
6 3 (8.33%) Support Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Network Support Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Systems Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Network Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (5.56%) Support Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Technician
7 2 (5.56%) Network Support
7 2 (5.56%) IT Support Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Systems Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) CSS
1 2 (5.56%) JDBC
1 2 (5.56%) Web Services
1 2 (5.56%) CGI
1 2 (5.56%) HTML
1 2 (5.56%) Hibernate
1 2 (5.56%) DAO
1 2 (5.56%) Laravel
2 1 (2.78%) .NET
2 1 (2.78%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.33%) Blackberry
2 3 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.33%) PDA
3 2 (5.56%) Mathematics
3 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.56%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 28 (77.78%) Windows
2 13 (36.11%) Windows 7
2 13 (36.11%) Windows 8
3 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (11.11%) Windows XP
7 3 (8.33%) Linux
8 2 (5.56%) Windows Vista
8 2 (5.56%) UNIX
8 2 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
9 1 (2.78%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (2.78%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) ITIL
2 5 (13.89%) Migration
3 4 (11.11%) Time Management
4 3 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (8.33%) Capacity Management
4 3 (8.33%) Mentoring
4 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (8.33%) Business Continuity
4 3 (8.33%) Asset Management
5 2 (5.56%) Network Design
5 2 (5.56%) Information Security
5 2 (5.56%) OO
5 2 (5.56%) MVC
5 2 (5.56%) Validation
5 2 (5.56%) Configuration Management
5 2 (5.56%) Coaching
5 2 (5.56%) People Management
5 2 (5.56%) Wealth Management
5 2 (5.56%) Investment Management
5 2 (5.56%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.22%) SQL
2 3 (8.33%) PowerShell
2 3 (8.33%) PHP
3 2 (5.56%) Java
3 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.56%) Perl
3 2 (5.56%) Bash Shell
3 2 (5.56%) Korn
4 1 (2.78%) Python
4 1 (2.78%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (41.67%) MCSA
1 15 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (33.33%) MCP
3 11 (30.56%) Degree
4 5 (13.89%) CCNA
4 5 (13.89%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (11.11%) A+ Certification
5 4 (11.11%) MCSE
6 3 (8.33%) CCNP
6 3 (8.33%) MCITP
6 3 (8.33%) Network+ Certification
6 3 (8.33%) CCSA
7 2 (5.56%) MCTS
7 2 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (72.22%) Active Directory
2 11 (30.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (16.67%) Hyper-V
3 6 (16.67%) XenApp
4 4 (11.11%) XenServer
4 4 (11.11%) XenDesktop
4 4 (11.11%) VMware ESX
5 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (8.33%) vSphere
5 3 (8.33%) Forefront TMG
5 3 (8.33%) UAG
6 2 (5.56%) NFS
6 2 (5.56%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (5.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) Backup Exec
1 4 (11.11%) SCCM
2 3 (8.33%) SCOM
2 3 (8.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 3 (8.33%) SCSM
2 3 (8.33%) MAILsweeper
3 1 (2.78%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 28 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 15 (41.67%) VMware
3 13 (36.11%) Citrix
4 7 (19.44%) Remedy
4 7 (19.44%) Cisco
4 7 (19.44%) ServiceNow
5 4 (11.11%) Symantec
6 3 (8.33%) CheckPoint
6 3 (8.33%) SAP
6 3 (8.33%) Sophos
6 3 (8.33%) Clearswift
6 3 (8.33%) Avaya
6 3 (8.33%) NetApp
6 3 (8.33%) Nokia
6 3 (8.33%) Lotus
6 3 (8.33%) HP
6 3 (8.33%) Dell
6 3 (8.33%) EMC
6 3 (8.33%) SonicWALL
6 3 (8.33%) Panasonic
Dorset
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Home Based (Dorset)
Posted: 18 days ago