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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 66 73 51
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -22
Permanent jobs citing DNS 18 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 2.11% 0.81% 2.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.95% 5.08% 12.90%
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 11
Average salary £26,000 £33,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.80% -21.76%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
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
139 118 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 16.31% 15.90% 18.71%
Number of salaries quoted 116 83 65
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
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 29 August 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 29 August 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 0 9 £27,000 -20.58%
Poole +3 5 £25,000 -28.57% 1
Weymouth +5 3 £32,500 -
Beaminster - 1 £19,000 -
DNS
South West

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 30 (85.71%) Windows
2 28 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 24 (68.57%) TCP/IP
4 23 (65.71%) Active Directory
4 23 (65.71%) Firewall
5 19 (54.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 19 (54.29%) MCSA
6 16 (45.71%) DHCP
7 13 (37.14%) MCP
8 12 (34.29%) Citrix
8 12 (34.29%) MS Exchange
8 12 (34.29%) VMware
9 11 (31.43%) Windows 7
9 11 (31.43%) MS Office
9 11 (31.43%) Windows 8
10 10 (28.57%) ITIL
10 10 (28.57%) Cisco
10 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
11 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (25.71%) Degree
12 8 (22.86%) WAN
12 8 (22.86%) Remedy
12 8 (22.86%) Exchange Server 2010
12 8 (22.86%) ServiceNow
13 7 (20.00%) Blackberry
13 7 (20.00%) Windows XP
13 7 (20.00%) MS Excel
14 6 (17.14%) IBM Notes
14 6 (17.14%) Lotus Domino

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 12 (34.29%) MS Exchange
2 8 (22.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (17.14%) IBM Notes
3 6 (17.14%) Lotus Domino
4 3 (8.57%) SharePoint
5 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (5.71%) Apache
6 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 11 (31.43%) MS Office
2 7 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) SalesLogix
Communications & Networking
1 24 (68.57%) TCP/IP
2 23 (65.71%) Firewall
3 16 (45.71%) DHCP
4 8 (22.86%) WAN
5 6 (17.14%) VPN
5 6 (17.14%) LAN
6 3 (8.57%) HTTP
6 3 (8.57%) OSPF
6 3 (8.57%) BGP
6 3 (8.57%) EIGRP
6 3 (8.57%) IP Telephony
6 3 (8.57%) Cisco PIX
6 3 (8.57%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (8.57%) FWSM
6 3 (8.57%) SMTP
7 2 (5.71%) Ethernet
7 2 (5.71%) Wireless
7 2 (5.71%) Internet
8 1 (2.86%) SSL
8 1 (2.86%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (5.71%) MySQL
General
1 3 (8.57%) Retail
2 1 (2.86%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) Analyst
2 9 (25.71%) Service Analyst
3 8 (22.86%) 3rd Line Support
3 8 (22.86%) Service Desk Analyst
4 6 (17.14%) IT Support
5 5 (14.29%) Support Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Systems Support
6 4 (11.43%) Support Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) Network Support
7 3 (8.57%) Support Technician
7 3 (8.57%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (8.57%) Administrator
8 2 (5.71%) Network Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) Network Support Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) Systems Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) Network Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) Server Support
8 2 (5.71%) Server Support Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) Network Support Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Blackberry
2 6 (17.14%) PDA
3 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 30 (85.71%) Windows
2 11 (31.43%) Windows 7
2 11 (31.43%) Windows 8
3 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (25.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (20.00%) Windows XP
6 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (5.71%) Linux
7 2 (5.71%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (5.71%) Windows Vista
8 1 (2.86%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) ITIL
2 3 (8.57%) Asset Management
2 3 (8.57%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (5.71%) Information Security
3 2 (5.71%) Network Design
3 2 (5.71%) Unit Testing
3 2 (5.71%) Time Management
3 2 (5.71%) Performance Management
3 2 (5.71%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.86%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (2.86%) E-Commerce
4 1 (2.86%) Supplier Management
4 1 (2.86%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (11.43%) SQL
2 3 (8.57%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.71%) Python
3 2 (5.71%) PHP
4 1 (2.86%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (54.29%) MCSA
1 19 (54.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (37.14%) MCP
3 9 (25.71%) Degree
4 5 (14.29%) CCNA
4 5 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (11.43%) A+ Certification
5 4 (11.43%) MCSE
6 3 (8.57%) CCNP
6 3 (8.57%) Network+ Certification
6 3 (8.57%) CCSA
6 3 (8.57%) MCITP
7 2 (5.71%) MCTS
7 2 (5.71%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (65.71%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.71%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.86%) XenApp
4 1 (2.86%) vSphere
4 1 (2.86%) Terminal Server
4 1 (2.86%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.86%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 6 (17.14%) MAILsweeper
1 6 (17.14%) Backup Exec
1 6 (17.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (2.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 28 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (34.29%) Citrix
2 12 (34.29%) VMware
3 10 (28.57%) Cisco
4 8 (22.86%) Remedy
4 8 (22.86%) ServiceNow
5 6 (17.14%) Panasonic
5 6 (17.14%) Clearswift
5 6 (17.14%) Symantec
5 6 (17.14%) Lotus
5 6 (17.14%) Avaya
5 6 (17.14%) NetApp
6 3 (8.57%) Nokia
6 3 (8.57%) HP
6 3 (8.57%) CheckPoint
6 3 (8.57%) Sophos
6 3 (8.57%) F5
7 2 (5.71%) NETGEAR
7 2 (5.71%) Vyatta
7 2 (5.71%) Sage
Poole, Dorset
Connectus
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
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