The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 119 114 123
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +9
Permanent jobs citing DNS 58 64 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.59% 1.70% 1.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.78% 10.98% 9.14%
Number of salaries quoted 47 49 47
Average salary £39,083 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.22% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,350 £27,000 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
DNS
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
454 583 591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 12.45% 15.51% 18.47%
Number of salaries quoted 377 468 521
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

DNS
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

DNS Salary Trend in the East Midlands

DNS
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

DNS
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Derbyshire - 22 £39,000 - 2
Northamptonshire -11 16 £45,000 +20.00% 2
Nottinghamshire -10 12 £24,750 -43.42% 1
Leicestershire +9 7 £16,500 -57.69% 2
Lincolnshire -3 1 £20,500 -21.15%
DNS
England

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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.

1 113 (69.75%) DHCP
2 94 (58.02%) Windows
3 76 (46.91%) TCP/IP
4 73 (45.06%) Firewall
5 72 (44.44%) Active Directory
6 51 (31.48%) VMware
7 43 (26.54%) Microsoft
8 37 (22.84%) LAN
8 37 (22.84%) Linux
8 37 (22.84%) SQL
9 36 (22.22%) MS Exchange
9 36 (22.22%) Cisco
9 36 (22.22%) WAN
10 33 (20.37%) Windows Server 2008
11 30 (18.52%) SQL Server
12 29 (17.90%) Internet
12 29 (17.90%) Hyper-V
12 29 (17.90%) Windows 7
13 28 (17.28%) VMware Infrastructure
14 27 (16.67%) ITIL
15 26 (16.05%) Windows Server 2003
16 25 (15.43%) ISPF
17 24 (14.81%) VPN
17 24 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
18 23 (14.20%) VoIP
18 23 (14.20%) OSPF
19 22 (13.58%) Cisco Certification
19 22 (13.58%) UNIX
20 21 (12.96%) SAN
20 21 (12.96%) Wireless

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 36 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 18 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (9.26%) SharePoint
4 12 (7.41%) Lync
5 11 (6.79%) WebSphere
6 10 (6.17%) IIS
7 9 (5.56%) JBoss
7 9 (5.56%) WebSphere Application Server
7 9 (5.56%) CICS
7 9 (5.56%) Oracle Workflow
7 9 (5.56%) Confluence
8 7 (4.32%) Exchange Server 2007
9 6 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (1.85%) WordPress
10 3 (1.85%) Office Communications Server
10 3 (1.85%) Apache
11 2 (1.23%) CMS
11 2 (1.23%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.62%) SAS
12 1 (0.62%) nginx
Applications
1 19 (11.73%) MS Excel
2 16 (9.88%) MS Office
3 1 (0.62%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.62%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 14 (8.64%) Office 365
2 10 (6.17%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.62%) SaaS
4 1 (0.62%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.62%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.62%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 113 (69.75%) DHCP
2 76 (46.91%) TCP/IP
3 73 (45.06%) Firewall
4 37 (22.84%) LAN
5 36 (22.22%) WAN
6 29 (17.90%) Internet
7 24 (14.81%) VPN
8 23 (14.20%) VoIP
8 23 (14.20%) OSPF
9 21 (12.96%) Wireless
9 21 (12.96%) SAN
10 20 (12.35%) SSL
11 19 (11.73%) BGP
12 18 (11.11%) HSRP
13 17 (10.49%) IPsec
14 14 (8.64%) VLAN
14 14 (8.64%) NAS
15 13 (8.02%) Spanning Tree
16 10 (6.17%) Network Security
16 10 (6.17%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.56%) DB2
2 9 (5.56%) Oracle Database 11g
2 9 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (5.56%) Oracle Database
3 6 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (3.09%) MySQL
5 3 (1.85%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.23%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.23%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.23%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.62%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 13 (8.02%) Jenkins
2 11 (6.79%) Hudson
3 10 (6.17%) JIRA
4 9 (5.56%) HP UFT
4 9 (5.56%) LoadRunner
5 2 (1.23%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.23%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.62%) Visual Studio
General
1 18 (11.11%) Finance
1 18 (11.11%) Law
2 9 (5.56%) Banking
3 8 (4.94%) Telecoms
4 6 (3.70%) Legal
5 4 (2.47%) Local Government
6 3 (1.85%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.23%) Billing
7 2 (1.23%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.62%) Automotive
8 1 (0.62%) Back Office
8 1 (0.62%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (16.67%) Analyst
2 24 (14.81%) Support Engineer
3 18 (11.11%) Support Technician
4 17 (10.49%) IT Support
5 13 (8.02%) IT Support Technician
6 12 (7.41%) Administrator
7 10 (6.17%) Test Analyst
7 10 (6.17%) Systems Administrator
7 10 (6.17%) Network Engineer
7 10 (6.17%) Network Manager
7 10 (6.17%) Configuration Analyst
8 9 (5.56%) Senior Network Engineer
8 9 (5.56%) Service Manager
8 9 (5.56%) Agile Test Analyst
9 8 (4.94%) Network Analyst
9 8 (4.94%) Security Engineer
10 7 (4.32%) Technical Services Manager
10 7 (4.32%) Environment Manager
10 7 (4.32%) 2nd Line Support
10 7 (4.32%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (15.43%) ISPF
2 10 (6.17%) SOAP
3 9 (5.56%) Web Services
3 9 (5.56%) XML
3 9 (5.56%) Middleware
3 9 (5.56%) Java EE
4 4 (2.47%) LAMP
4 4 (2.47%) .NET
5 3 (1.85%) HTML
5 3 (1.85%) CSS
5 3 (1.85%) jQuery
6 2 (1.23%) HTML5
6 2 (1.23%) CSS3
7 1 (0.62%) Sass
7 1 (0.62%) REST
7 1 (0.62%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.64%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (6.79%) Data Centre
3 9 (5.56%) Mainframe
4 8 (4.94%) PKI
5 6 (3.70%) Management Information System
6 5 (3.09%) Blackberry
7 4 (2.47%) iPhone
7 4 (2.47%) Clustering
8 3 (1.85%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.85%) Replication
8 3 (1.85%) BYOD
9 2 (1.23%) IVR
10 1 (0.62%) Fat Client
10 1 (0.62%) W3C
10 1 (0.62%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.62%) iPad
10 1 (0.62%) Kindle
10 1 (0.62%) SystemC
10 1 (0.62%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 94 (58.02%) Windows
2 37 (22.84%) Linux
3 33 (20.37%) Windows Server 2008
4 29 (17.90%) Windows 7
5 26 (16.05%) Windows Server 2003
6 24 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
7 22 (13.58%) UNIX
8 9 (5.56%) Solaris
9 5 (3.09%) Windows 8
10 4 (2.47%) Debian
10 4 (2.47%) Ubuntu
10 4 (2.47%) Windows XP
11 3 (1.85%) Mac OS X
12 2 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.62%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.62%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.62%) CentOS
13 1 (0.62%) Android
13 1 (0.62%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (16.67%) ITIL
2 21 (12.96%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (10.49%) Disaster Recovery
4 14 (8.64%) Configuration Management
5 12 (7.41%) Service Delivery
5 12 (7.41%) Root Cause Analysis
5 12 (7.41%) DevOps
6 10 (6.17%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (5.56%) Test Automation
7 9 (5.56%) Security Architecture
7 9 (5.56%) Mentoring
7 9 (5.56%) Workflow
7 9 (5.56%) Information Security
7 9 (5.56%) Workflow Management
7 9 (5.56%) Automated Testing
8 8 (4.94%) Computer Security
9 6 (3.70%) SIEM
10 5 (3.09%) Software Deployment
10 5 (3.09%) Infrastructure Management
10 5 (3.09%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 37 (22.84%) SQL
2 13 (8.02%) Python
3 12 (7.41%) JavaScript
4 11 (6.79%) Ruby
5 10 (6.17%) VB
6 9 (5.56%) Perl
6 9 (5.56%) COBOL
6 9 (5.56%) Java
6 9 (5.56%) REXX
6 9 (5.56%) JCL
7 7 (4.32%) Bash Shell
8 6 (3.70%) PHP
9 5 (3.09%) T-SQL
9 5 (3.09%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.85%) C-shell
10 3 (1.85%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.62%) C
Qualifications
1 22 (13.58%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (10.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (8.64%) Degree
4 12 (7.41%) MCITP
5 11 (6.79%) CCNA
5 11 (6.79%) MCSE
6 10 (6.17%) CCNP
7 8 (4.94%) MCTS
8 7 (4.32%) Security Cleared
9 6 (3.70%) MCP
10 5 (3.09%) MCSA
11 4 (2.47%) SC Cleared
12 3 (1.85%) RHCE
12 3 (1.85%) RHCSA
13 2 (1.23%) CCIE
13 2 (1.23%) HND
14 1 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
14 1 (0.62%) CEH
14 1 (0.62%) MBCS
14 1 (0.62%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (4.94%) FISMA
2 4 (2.47%) SLA
3 3 (1.85%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 72 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 29 (17.90%) Hyper-V
3 28 (17.28%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (11.11%) vSphere
5 9 (5.56%) RACF
6 5 (3.09%) VMware Workstation
7 4 (2.47%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (1.85%) Forefront TMG
8 3 (1.85%) XenApp
8 3 (1.85%) NFS
8 3 (1.85%) Samba
8 3 (1.85%) VMware ESX
9 2 (1.23%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (1.23%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.62%) XenServer
10 1 (0.62%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.62%) Terminal Server
10 1 (0.62%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 20 (12.35%) SCCM
2 15 (9.26%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (8.02%) Puppet
4 9 (5.56%) CA Endevor
5 7 (4.32%) Backup Exec
6 5 (3.09%) Nagios
6 5 (3.09%) Cisco UCCX
7 4 (2.47%) Ansible
7 4 (2.47%) WSUS
7 4 (2.47%) SCOM
8 3 (1.85%) Munin
8 3 (1.85%) SolarWinds Orion
9 2 (1.23%) HP Operations Orchestration
9 2 (1.23%) Cacti
9 2 (1.23%) BladeLogic
10 1 (0.62%) WMI
Vendors
1 51 (31.48%) VMware
2 43 (26.54%) Microsoft
3 36 (22.22%) Cisco
4 17 (10.49%) Citrix
5 16 (9.88%) F5
6 14 (8.64%) Oracle
7 11 (6.79%) IBM
8 9 (5.56%) Informatica
8 9 (5.56%) CheckPoint
8 9 (5.56%) New Relic
9 7 (4.32%) HP
10 6 (3.70%) SolarWinds
11 5 (3.09%) Apple
11 5 (3.09%) ArcSight
12 4 (2.47%) SAP
13 3 (1.85%) Red Hat
14 2 (1.23%) CommVault
14 2 (1.23%) EMC
14 2 (1.23%) Rackspace
14 2 (1.23%) Google
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