The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Dunstable region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 14 10 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing DNS 2 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 3.85% 15.63% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.18% 58.82% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 0
Average salary £33,000 £47,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.52% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.04% +6.42%
Communications & Networking Category
Dunstable
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
11 17 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dunstable 21.15% 26.56% 38.46%
Number of salaries quoted 10 16 10
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
DNS
Bedfordshire

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 23 July 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) WSUS
1 3 (100.00%) LANDesk
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (100.00%) XenServer
2 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
2 2 (66.67%) Lync
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) NAS
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
2 2 (66.67%) Office Communications Server
2 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (66.67%) Network Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (66.67%) AppSense
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) CommVault

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Dunstable by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (66.67%) Office Communications Server
1 2 (66.67%) Lync
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) NAS
3 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (33.33%) Financial Institution
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Wintel Support Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Wintel Support
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Network Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCP
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) MCSA
1 1 (33.33%) CCA
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (33.33%) MCTS
1 1 (33.33%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (100.00%) XenServer
2 2 (66.67%) XenDesktop
2 2 (66.67%) XenApp
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (33.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) LANDesk
2 2 (66.67%) AppSense
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) EMC
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) CommVault