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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 87 79 110
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +31
Permanent jobs citing DNS 78 112 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.52% 3.10% 1.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.03% 21.71% 9.65%
Number of salaries quoted 61 103 44
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +14.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,000 £42,175
UK excluding London average salary £36,878 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.32% -1.33%
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
556 516 549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 17.94% 14.29% 19.73%
Number of salaries quoted 450 455 491
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 6 March 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 6 March 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
Nottinghamshire -2 26 £38,750 +3.33% 3
Northamptonshire -4 21 £36,000 +1.40% 5
Leicestershire 0 18 £36,250 -4.60% 3
Lincolnshire +5 9 £20,000 -2.43%
Derbyshire +14 4 £42,500 +77.08% 2
DNS
England

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 6 March 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.

1 117 (77.48%) Windows
2 92 (60.93%) Active Directory
3 80 (52.98%) Microsoft
3 80 (52.98%) DHCP
3 80 (52.98%) TCP/IP
4 60 (39.74%) VMware
5 53 (35.10%) Firewall
6 45 (29.80%) SQL Server
7 42 (27.81%) MS Exchange
8 41 (27.15%) Windows Server 2008
9 40 (26.49%) Hyper-V
9 40 (26.49%) VMware Infrastructure
10 36 (23.84%) WAN
10 36 (23.84%) Windows 7
11 35 (23.18%) Cisco
11 35 (23.18%) Windows Server 2003
12 33 (21.85%) ITIL
13 32 (21.19%) SQL
13 32 (21.19%) Windows Server 2012
14 31 (20.53%) MS Office
15 29 (19.21%) MS Excel
15 29 (19.21%) Internet
16 28 (18.54%) Citrix
17 27 (17.88%) Microsoft Certification
17 27 (17.88%) LAN
18 26 (17.22%) VPN
19 22 (14.57%) IIS
20 18 (11.92%) Linux
21 17 (11.26%) Windows 8
21 17 (11.26%) Exchange Server 2010

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 42 (27.81%) MS Exchange
2 22 (14.57%) IIS
3 17 (11.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (9.27%) SharePoint
5 9 (5.96%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (3.31%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (1.99%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (1.99%) Lync
7 3 (1.99%) Apache
8 2 (1.32%) IBM Notes
8 2 (1.32%) Lotus Domino
8 2 (1.32%) CMS
8 2 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.66%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.66%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.66%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.66%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (0.66%) nginx
9 1 (0.66%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 31 (20.53%) MS Office
2 29 (19.21%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.65%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.66%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (8.61%) Office 365
2 5 (3.31%) SaaS
3 4 (2.65%) Google Apps
4 2 (1.32%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.66%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.66%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 80 (52.98%) DHCP
1 80 (52.98%) TCP/IP
2 53 (35.10%) Firewall
3 36 (23.84%) WAN
4 29 (19.21%) Internet
5 27 (17.88%) LAN
6 26 (17.22%) VPN
7 16 (10.60%) SAN
8 14 (9.27%) VLAN
9 11 (7.28%) VoIP
10 9 (5.96%) Wireless
10 9 (5.96%) Network Security
11 8 (5.30%) Cisco ASA
11 8 (5.30%) NAS
11 8 (5.30%) HSRP
12 7 (4.64%) SMTP
13 5 (3.31%) PBX
13 5 (3.31%) SSL
13 5 (3.31%) Wireshark
14 4 (2.65%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (29.80%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.28%) SQL Server 2012
3 8 (5.30%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (3.31%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (3.31%) MySQL
5 3 (1.99%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.32%) MS Access
6 2 (1.32%) DB2
6 2 (1.32%) Big Data
7 1 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.32%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.66%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.66%) Hudson
2 1 (0.66%) Subversion
2 1 (0.66%) JIRA
General
1 9 (5.96%) Finance
2 7 (4.64%) Telecoms
2 7 (4.64%) Legal
3 5 (3.31%) Local Government
3 5 (3.31%) Law
4 2 (1.32%) Billing
5 1 (0.66%) Back Office
5 1 (0.66%) Marketing
5 1 (0.66%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 39 (25.83%) Analyst
2 25 (16.56%) Support Engineer
3 20 (13.25%) Support Analyst
3 20 (13.25%) IT Support
4 18 (11.92%) Support Technician
5 17 (11.26%) Technical Support
6 14 (9.27%) 2nd Line Support
7 13 (8.61%) Technical Analyst
8 12 (7.95%) Administrator
8 12 (7.95%) Systems Administrator
9 11 (7.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 11 (7.28%) IT Support Technician
10 9 (5.96%) Team Leader
10 9 (5.96%) Technical Support Analyst
11 8 (5.30%) Desktop Support
12 7 (4.64%) Network Engineer
13 6 (3.97%) Test Analyst
13 6 (3.97%) Technical Engineer
13 6 (3.97%) Configuration Analyst
13 6 (3.97%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.64%) ISPF
2 5 (3.31%) HTML
3 2 (1.32%) .NET
3 2 (1.32%) CSS
3 2 (1.32%) Web Services
3 2 (1.32%) XML
3 2 (1.32%) LAMP
3 2 (1.32%) Symfony
3 2 (1.32%) jQuery
3 2 (1.32%) Ajax
3 2 (1.32%) Laravel
4 1 (0.66%) REST
4 1 (0.66%) Lucene
4 1 (0.66%) SOAP
4 1 (0.66%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.27%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.30%) Clustering
3 6 (3.97%) Blackberry
4 5 (3.31%) Replication
5 4 (2.65%) CESG
5 4 (2.65%) iPhone
6 3 (1.99%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.32%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.32%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.32%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.32%) AS400
8 1 (0.66%) Kindle
8 1 (0.66%) SystemC
8 1 (0.66%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 117 (77.48%) Windows
2 41 (27.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 36 (23.84%) Windows 7
4 35 (23.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 32 (21.19%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (11.92%) Linux
7 17 (11.26%) Windows 8
8 10 (6.62%) UNIX
9 5 (3.31%) Windows 2000
9 5 (3.31%) Windows XP
10 4 (2.65%) Windows Vista
11 3 (1.99%) Windows 2000 Server
11 3 (1.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (1.99%) Apple iOS
12 2 (1.32%) CentOS
12 2 (1.32%) Android
12 2 (1.32%) Mac OS X
12 2 (1.32%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.66%) AIX
13 1 (0.66%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (21.85%) ITIL
2 13 (8.61%) Service Delivery
3 9 (5.96%) Migration
3 9 (5.96%) Project Management
4 8 (5.30%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (5.30%) Kalman Filter
5 7 (4.64%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (3.97%) Change Management
6 6 (3.97%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (3.31%) Incident Management
7 5 (3.31%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (3.31%) Network Load Balancing
8 4 (2.65%) Business Continuity
8 4 (2.65%) Configuration Management
8 4 (2.65%) ERP
8 4 (2.65%) Capacity Management
8 4 (2.65%) Line Management
8 4 (2.65%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (2.65%) SEO
8 4 (2.65%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 32 (21.19%) SQL
2 14 (9.27%) PowerShell
3 4 (2.65%) VBScript
4 3 (1.99%) JavaScript
4 3 (1.99%) Perl
5 2 (1.32%) PHP
5 2 (1.32%) VB
5 2 (1.32%) PHP5
6 1 (0.66%) C
6 1 (0.66%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.66%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.66%) Ruby
6 1 (0.66%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (17.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (9.93%) MCITP
2 15 (9.93%) Degree
2 15 (9.93%) MCSE
3 13 (8.61%) MCP
4 12 (7.95%) MCTS
5 10 (6.62%) MCSA
6 9 (5.96%) VCP4
7 8 (5.30%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (3.97%) HND
9 5 (3.31%) CCNA
10 3 (1.99%) SC Cleared
10 3 (1.99%) Security Cleared
11 2 (1.32%) CCNP
12 1 (0.66%) CCIE
12 1 (0.66%) HNC
12 1 (0.66%) MBCS
12 1 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.30%) SLA
1 8 (5.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (3.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (3.31%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.99%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.66%) QA
System Software
1 92 (60.93%) Active Directory
2 40 (26.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (26.49%) Hyper-V
3 16 (10.60%) vSphere
4 13 (8.61%) XenApp
5 9 (5.96%) Terminal Services
6 5 (3.31%) VMware Workstation
7 4 (2.65%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (2.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 4 (2.65%) Firmware
7 4 (2.65%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (2.65%) vCloud
8 3 (1.99%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (1.32%) XenDesktop
9 2 (1.32%) ISA Server
9 2 (1.32%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.66%) Sendmail
10 1 (0.66%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (0.66%) XenServer
10 1 (0.66%) NFS
Systems Management
1 13 (8.61%) SCCM
2 8 (5.30%) SCOM
2 8 (5.30%) WSUS
3 4 (2.65%) Cisco Prime
3 4 (2.65%) Backup Exec
3 4 (2.65%) Tivoli
4 3 (1.99%) HP SIM
5 2 (1.32%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 2 (1.32%) Netcool
5 2 (1.32%) Netcool/OMNIbus
5 2 (1.32%) Nagios
5 2 (1.32%) NetBackup
5 2 (1.32%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 1 (0.66%) WMI
6 1 (0.66%) Puppet
6 1 (0.66%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.66%) Ansible
Vendors
1 80 (52.98%) Microsoft
2 60 (39.74%) VMware
3 35 (23.18%) Cisco
4 28 (18.54%) Citrix
5 9 (5.96%) IBM
5 9 (5.96%) HP
6 6 (3.97%) SAP
6 6 (3.97%) CheckPoint
6 6 (3.97%) Google
6 6 (3.97%) F5
7 5 (3.31%) Mitel
7 5 (3.31%) SolarWinds
7 5 (3.31%) Dell
7 5 (3.31%) NetApp
8 4 (2.65%) EMC
8 4 (2.65%) Oracle
8 4 (2.65%) WatchGuard
8 4 (2.65%) Blue Coat
8 4 (2.65%) Lotus
8 4 (2.65%) Apple
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + bens
Posted: 21 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Robert Walters
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Northamptonshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + On Call +Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
East Midlands
Cognizant
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 41k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Robert Half
Salary: £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester
360 Resourcing
Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: 8 days ago
Northampton
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Northamptonshire
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Northampton
Deerfoot IT
Posted: 14 days ago