The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Dunstable region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank - 11 -
Permanent jobs citing DNS 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable - 3.23% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 25.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £37,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
DNS
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dunstable region.

Communications & Networking Category
Dunstable
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
16 4 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 26.67% 12.90% 29.21%
Number of salaries quoted 16 4 25
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Dunstable

DNS
Salary Trend in Dunstable

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

DNS Salary Trend in Dunstable

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dunstable

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Dunstable 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 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) EMC
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) CommVault
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (100.00%) AppSense
1 2 (100.00%) WSUS
1 2 (100.00%) Network Load Balancing
1 2 (100.00%) LANDesk
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) Office Communications Server
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) NAS
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
1 2 (100.00%) XenServer
1 2 (100.00%) XenDesktop
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Dunstable by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Dunstable 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 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (100.00%) Office Communications Server
1 2 (100.00%) Lync
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) NAS
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Wintel Support
1 2 (100.00%) Wintel Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Wintel Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Software Licensing
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) MCITP
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (50.00%) MCTS
1 1 (50.00%) CCA
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) MCSE
1 1 (50.00%) MCSA
1 1 (50.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
1 2 (100.00%) XenServer
1 2 (100.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (50.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) EMC
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) CommVault
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) AppSense
1 2 (100.00%) LANDesk