The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 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 East Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 116 111 113
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +2
Permanent jobs citing DNS 60 57 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 1.60% 1.78% 2.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.49% 9.56% 12.88%
Number of salaries quoted 47 49 57
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,050 £22,300
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.33% +7.14%
Communications & Networking Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
572 596 528
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 15.28% 18.64% 15.50%
Number of salaries quoted 456 527 462
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
DNS
England

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 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
Northamptonshire +15 25 £37,500 +120.58% 9
Nottinghamshire +6 19 £43,750 +16.66%
Leicestershire -12 10 £33,000 +46.66% 4
Lincolnshire +7 5 £26,000 -13.33% 1
DNS
England

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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.

1 134 (77.01%) Windows
2 125 (71.84%) Active Directory
3 113 (64.94%) Microsoft
4 110 (63.22%) DHCP
5 106 (60.92%) TCP/IP
6 93 (53.45%) VMware
7 84 (48.28%) MS Exchange
8 77 (44.25%) Microsoft Certification
9 74 (42.53%) ITIL
10 72 (41.38%) Firewall
11 68 (39.08%) SQL Server
11 68 (39.08%) Windows Server 2008
12 66 (37.93%) Hyper-V
12 66 (37.93%) Cisco
13 65 (37.36%) Windows Server 2003
14 64 (36.78%) Exchange Server 2010
15 50 (28.74%) Cisco Certification
16 46 (26.44%) CCNA
17 43 (24.71%) VMware Infrastructure
18 41 (23.56%) Citrix
18 41 (23.56%) MCSE
19 39 (22.41%) MCSA
20 38 (21.84%) Windows Server 2012
21 37 (21.26%) IIS
22 35 (20.11%) Retail
23 33 (18.97%) Linux
23 33 (18.97%) Windows 7
24 28 (16.09%) SSL
24 28 (16.09%) Exchange Server 2007
25 27 (15.52%) VPN

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 84 (48.28%) MS Exchange
2 64 (36.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 37 (21.26%) IIS
4 28 (16.09%) Exchange Server 2007
5 16 (9.20%) Exchange Server 2013
6 14 (8.05%) SharePoint
7 7 (4.02%) Exchange Server 2003
8 6 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
8 6 (3.45%) Apache
9 4 (2.30%) Lync
10 3 (1.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 2 (1.15%) FileNet
11 2 (1.15%) Tomcat
11 2 (1.15%) WebSphere Application Server
11 2 (1.15%) WebLogic
11 2 (1.15%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (1.15%) WebSphere
11 2 (1.15%) Umbraco
12 1 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.57%) CMS
Applications
1 27 (15.52%) MS Excel
2 9 (5.17%) MS Office
3 2 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.15%) nopCommerce
2 1 (0.57%) Summit
2 1 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.17%) SaaS
1 9 (5.17%) Office 365
1 9 (5.17%) IBM SmartCloud
2 1 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 110 (63.22%) DHCP
2 106 (60.92%) TCP/IP
3 72 (41.38%) Firewall
4 28 (16.09%) SSL
5 27 (15.52%) VPN
6 24 (13.79%) SAN
7 23 (13.22%) SMTP
8 20 (11.49%) LDAP
9 18 (10.34%) WAN
10 14 (8.05%) Internet
10 14 (8.05%) NetScaler
11 13 (7.47%) BGP
11 13 (7.47%) LAN
12 12 (6.90%) FTP
12 12 (6.90%) Wireless
13 11 (6.32%) HTTP
14 9 (5.17%) SNMP
15 7 (4.02%) VLAN
16 6 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
17 5 (2.87%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (39.08%) SQL Server
2 17 (9.77%) SQL Server 2005
3 16 (9.20%) SQL Server 2012
4 15 (8.62%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.72%) MySQL
5 3 (1.72%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.15%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 35 (20.11%) Retail
2 5 (2.87%) Pharmaceutical
3 4 (2.30%) Legal
3 4 (2.30%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.72%) Games
4 3 (1.72%) Local Government
5 2 (1.15%) Finance
Job Titles
1 36 (20.69%) Analyst
2 35 (20.11%) Support Engineer
3 25 (14.37%) Systems Engineer
4 16 (9.20%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 16 (9.20%) IT Support
5 15 (8.62%) Support Analyst
5 15 (8.62%) Network Analyst
6 14 (8.05%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
7 13 (7.47%) Network Engineer
8 12 (6.90%) Desktop Support
8 12 (6.90%) Senior Network Engineer
9 10 (5.75%) Network Manager
9 10 (5.75%) Infrastructure Manager
9 10 (5.75%) Network Infrastructure Manager
10 9 (5.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 9 (5.17%) 3rd Line Support
10 9 (5.17%) Administrator
11 8 (4.60%) Senior Systems Engineer
11 8 (4.60%) Applications Support
12 7 (4.02%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.17%) .NET
2 7 (4.02%) HTML
3 5 (2.87%) ASP.NET
3 5 (2.87%) XML
4 3 (1.72%) CSS
4 3 (1.72%) Web Services
4 3 (1.72%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 3 (1.72%) jQuery
5 2 (1.15%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (1.15%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.15%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 2 (1.15%) Razor View Engine
5 2 (1.15%) COM
5 2 (1.15%) Middleware
5 2 (1.15%) LAMP
6 1 (0.57%) Ajax
6 1 (0.57%) XSD
6 1 (0.57%) Application Packaging
6 1 (0.57%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 18 (10.34%) Clustering
2 13 (7.47%) Thin Client
2 13 (7.47%) Fat Client
3 6 (3.45%) Client/Server
3 6 (3.45%) Replication
4 5 (2.87%) Blackberry
4 5 (2.87%) Mathematics
5 3 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (1.72%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.15%) EFT
6 2 (1.15%) iSeries
7 1 (0.57%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.57%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.57%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 134 (77.01%) Windows
2 68 (39.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 65 (37.36%) Windows Server 2003
4 38 (21.84%) Windows Server 2012
5 33 (18.97%) Windows 7
5 33 (18.97%) Linux
6 24 (13.79%) Windows XP
7 20 (11.49%) UNIX
8 13 (7.47%) Windows 8
9 9 (5.17%) Windows Vista
10 4 (2.30%) Windows 2000
11 3 (1.72%) CentOS
11 3 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (1.15%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.57%) AIX
13 1 (0.57%) HPUX
13 1 (0.57%) Solaris
13 1 (0.57%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 74 (42.53%) ITIL
2 23 (13.22%) ITIL V3
3 17 (9.77%) Network Monitoring
4 16 (9.20%) Change Management
4 16 (9.20%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (5.75%) Service Delivery
5 10 (5.75%) Incident Management
6 9 (5.17%) Network Management
6 9 (5.17%) Migration
7 8 (4.60%) Capacity Planning
8 7 (4.02%) Network Load Balancing
8 7 (4.02%) Problem Management
8 7 (4.02%) Data Protection
8 7 (4.02%) Change Control
9 6 (3.45%) Business Continuity
10 4 (2.30%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (2.30%) Load Balancing
11 3 (1.72%) Validation
11 3 (1.72%) Configuration Management
11 3 (1.72%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 25 (14.37%) SQL
2 23 (13.22%) PowerShell
3 8 (4.60%) VBScript
4 4 (2.30%) VB.NET
4 4 (2.30%) Perl
5 3 (1.72%) Shell Script
5 3 (1.72%) T-SQL
5 3 (1.72%) C#
5 3 (1.72%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.15%) Python
6 2 (1.15%) VB
Qualifications
1 77 (44.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 50 (28.74%) Cisco Certification
3 46 (26.44%) CCNA
4 41 (23.56%) MCSE
5 39 (22.41%) MCSA
6 20 (11.49%) MCITP
7 18 (10.34%) MCP
8 8 (4.60%) CCA
8 8 (4.60%) Citrix Certification
8 8 (4.60%) CCNP
8 8 (4.60%) Degree
9 7 (4.02%) MCTS
9 7 (4.02%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (2.87%) CCIA
11 4 (2.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (1.72%) Security Cleared
12 3 (1.72%) SC Cleared
12 3 (1.72%) CISSP
13 2 (1.15%) HND
13 2 (1.15%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.17%) SLA
2 2 (1.15%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 125 (71.84%) Active Directory
2 66 (37.93%) Hyper-V
3 43 (24.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 24 (13.79%) XenApp
5 18 (10.34%) vSphere
6 10 (5.75%) XenDesktop
7 6 (3.45%) XenServer
7 6 (3.45%) NFS
8 4 (2.30%) Terminal Services
8 4 (2.30%) ISA Server
9 3 (1.72%) Samba
9 3 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (1.15%) UAG
10 2 (1.15%) Terminal Server
10 2 (1.15%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.57%) Sendmail
11 1 (0.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 1 (0.57%) MetaFrame
11 1 (0.57%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 19 (10.92%) Backup Exec
2 18 (10.34%) SCCM
3 17 (9.77%) Norton AntiVirus
4 16 (9.20%) SCOM
5 10 (5.75%) WSUS
6 9 (5.17%) Tivoli
6 9 (5.17%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 9 (5.17%) Netcool
6 9 (5.17%) Netcool/OMNIbus
7 5 (2.87%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 3 (1.72%) SCOrch
8 3 (1.72%) SCSM
8 3 (1.72%) ARCserve
9 2 (1.15%) BMC PATROL
9 2 (1.15%) BladeLogic
10 1 (0.57%) Cacti
10 1 (0.57%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 1 (0.57%) Unicenter
10 1 (0.57%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 113 (64.94%) Microsoft
2 93 (53.45%) VMware
3 66 (37.93%) Cisco
4 41 (23.56%) Citrix
5 22 (12.64%) HP
6 21 (12.07%) Symantec
7 18 (10.34%) SolarWinds
8 13 (7.47%) Dell
9 12 (6.90%) Altiris
10 11 (6.32%) IBM
11 9 (5.17%) Splunk
12 8 (4.60%) CheckPoint
13 7 (4.02%) Juniper
13 7 (4.02%) NetApp
14 5 (2.87%) Oracle
14 5 (2.87%) Wyse
15 4 (2.30%) SAP
16 3 (1.72%) EMC
16 3 (1.72%) McAfee
16 3 (1.72%) Sophos
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