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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 89 99 117
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +18
Permanent jobs citing DNS 92 93 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.54% 2.45% 1.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.85% 15.27% 8.54%
Number of salaries quoted 76 89 37
Average salary £36,125 £33,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.83% +3.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,550 £26,500 £20,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £45,000 £50,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,661 £35,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+0.45% -5.33%
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
546 609 597
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 15.10% 16.02% 19.03%
Number of salaries quoted 439 483 528
Average salary £40,500 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.57% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 May 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 28 May 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
Northamptonshire +4 39 £45,000 +31.38% 2
Nottinghamshire +2 27 £33,750 +7.14% 2
Derbyshire +26 20 £30,000 +33.33% 3
Leicestershire -1 5 £27,500 -14.06% 1
Lincolnshire -6 3 £20,000 -57.89% 2
DNS
England

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

1 111 (64.91%) DHCP
2 106 (61.99%) Windows
3 95 (55.56%) Active Directory
4 89 (52.05%) TCP/IP
5 72 (42.11%) Firewall
6 63 (36.84%) Microsoft
7 62 (36.26%) VMware
8 45 (26.32%) Hyper-V
9 44 (25.73%) SQL
10 39 (22.81%) WAN
10 39 (22.81%) MS Exchange
11 38 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
12 37 (21.64%) Cisco
12 37 (21.64%) SQL Server
13 36 (21.05%) LAN
14 33 (19.30%) Windows Server 2008
15 31 (18.13%) Linux
16 30 (17.54%) Internet
16 30 (17.54%) Windows 7
17 29 (16.96%) Windows Server 2003
18 27 (15.79%) Citrix
18 27 (15.79%) ITIL
19 26 (15.20%) Windows Server 2012
20 25 (14.62%) ISPF
21 24 (14.04%) SAN
22 23 (13.45%) MS Office
23 22 (12.87%) UNIX
23 22 (12.87%) MS Excel
24 20 (11.70%) SCCM
24 20 (11.70%) BGP

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 39 (22.81%) MS Exchange
2 16 (9.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (8.77%) SharePoint
4 13 (7.60%) IIS
5 11 (6.43%) Lync
6 10 (5.85%) Exchange Server 2013
7 9 (5.26%) WebSphere
8 7 (4.09%) Oracle Workflow
8 7 (4.09%) WebSphere Application Server
8 7 (4.09%) JBoss
8 7 (4.09%) CICS
8 7 (4.09%) Confluence
9 6 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2007
10 5 (2.92%) Apache
11 4 (2.34%) CMS
12 3 (1.75%) Office Communications Server
13 2 (1.17%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (1.17%) WordPress
13 2 (1.17%) IBM Notes
14 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 23 (13.45%) MS Office
2 22 (12.87%) MS Excel
3 4 (2.34%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.58%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 19 (11.11%) Office 365
2 9 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (2.92%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.75%) SaaS
5 1 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.58%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.58%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 111 (64.91%) DHCP
2 89 (52.05%) TCP/IP
3 72 (42.11%) Firewall
4 39 (22.81%) WAN
5 36 (21.05%) LAN
6 30 (17.54%) Internet
7 24 (14.04%) SAN
8 20 (11.70%) BGP
9 19 (11.11%) OSPF
10 18 (10.53%) HSRP
10 18 (10.53%) VoIP
11 17 (9.94%) VPN
12 15 (8.77%) NAS
13 14 (8.19%) SSL
13 14 (8.19%) Wireless
14 13 (7.60%) VLAN
14 13 (7.60%) Spanning Tree
15 11 (6.43%) PBX
16 10 (5.85%) Cisco ASA
17 9 (5.26%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (21.64%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (4.09%) DB2
3 7 (4.09%) Oracle Database 11g
3 7 (4.09%) Oracle Database
3 7 (4.09%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (3.51%) MySQL
5 3 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.17%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (1.17%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.17%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (1.17%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 11 (6.43%) Jenkins
2 9 (5.26%) Hudson
3 8 (4.68%) JIRA
4 7 (4.09%) QuickTest Pro
4 7 (4.09%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.58%) Subversion
5 1 (0.58%) Git (software)
General
1 18 (10.53%) Finance
2 17 (9.94%) Law
3 7 (4.09%) Telecoms
3 7 (4.09%) Banking
4 5 (2.92%) Legal
4 5 (2.92%) Local Government
5 3 (1.75%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.17%) Billing
7 1 (0.58%) Back Office
7 1 (0.58%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.58%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 31 (18.13%) Analyst
2 26 (15.20%) Support Engineer
3 25 (14.62%) Support Technician
4 21 (12.28%) IT Support
5 16 (9.36%) IT Support Technician
6 13 (7.60%) Administrator
7 12 (7.02%) 2nd Line Support
8 11 (6.43%) Configuration Analyst
8 11 (6.43%) Test Analyst
8 11 (6.43%) Systems Administrator
9 10 (5.85%) Agile Test Analyst
9 10 (5.85%) Network Manager
10 9 (5.26%) Team Leader
10 9 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 8 (4.68%) Network Engineer
11 8 (4.68%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
11 8 (4.68%) Network Analyst
11 8 (4.68%) Service Manager
12 7 (4.09%) Support Analyst
12 7 (4.09%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (14.62%) ISPF
2 8 (4.68%) SOAP
3 7 (4.09%) Java EE
3 7 (4.09%) Web Services
3 7 (4.09%) XML
3 7 (4.09%) Middleware
4 5 (2.92%) HTML
5 4 (2.34%) jQuery
5 4 (2.34%) CSS
5 4 (2.34%) LAMP
6 2 (1.17%) HTML5
6 2 (1.17%) CSS3
6 2 (1.17%) Laravel
6 2 (1.17%) Symfony
6 2 (1.17%) Ajax
7 1 (0.58%) Lucene
7 1 (0.58%) .NET
7 1 (0.58%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.19%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.68%) Clustering
3 7 (4.09%) Mainframe
3 7 (4.09%) Data Centre
4 5 (2.92%) Management Information System
4 5 (2.92%) Blackberry
5 4 (2.34%) iPhone
5 4 (2.34%) CESG
6 3 (1.75%) Replication
7 2 (1.17%) IVR
8 1 (0.58%) AS400
8 1 (0.58%) PKI
8 1 (0.58%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.58%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.58%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.58%) SystemC
8 1 (0.58%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.58%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 106 (61.99%) Windows
2 33 (19.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (18.13%) Linux
4 30 (17.54%) Windows 7
5 29 (16.96%) Windows Server 2003
6 26 (15.20%) Windows Server 2012
7 22 (12.87%) UNIX
8 9 (5.26%) Windows 8
9 4 (2.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (2.34%) Windows XP
9 4 (2.34%) Ubuntu
9 4 (2.34%) Debian
10 2 (1.17%) Apple iOS
10 2 (1.17%) Windows Phone
10 2 (1.17%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (1.17%) CentOS
10 2 (1.17%) Windows Vista
10 2 (1.17%) Mac OS X
10 2 (1.17%) Windows 2000
10 2 (1.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (15.79%) ITIL
2 20 (11.70%) Disaster Recovery
3 19 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (8.19%) Service Delivery
5 13 (7.60%) Configuration Management
5 13 (7.60%) Root Cause Analysis
6 8 (4.68%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (4.68%) DevOps
7 7 (4.09%) Migration
7 7 (4.09%) Workflow
7 7 (4.09%) Workflow Management
7 7 (4.09%) Automated Testing
7 7 (4.09%) Kalman Filter
7 7 (4.09%) Mentoring
7 7 (4.09%) Test Automation
8 5 (2.92%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (2.92%) Business Continuity
8 5 (2.92%) Incident Management
8 5 (2.92%) Enterprise Architecture
8 5 (2.92%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 44 (25.73%) SQL
2 12 (7.02%) JavaScript
3 11 (6.43%) Python
3 11 (6.43%) PowerShell
4 8 (4.68%) Perl
4 8 (4.68%) VB
4 8 (4.68%) Ruby
5 7 (4.09%) PHP
5 7 (4.09%) COBOL
5 7 (4.09%) Java
5 7 (4.09%) JCL
5 7 (4.09%) REXX
6 6 (3.51%) Bash Shell
7 5 (2.92%) T-SQL
8 3 (1.75%) VBScript
9 2 (1.17%) PHP5
9 2 (1.17%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.58%) C
10 1 (0.58%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 18 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (9.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (9.94%) Degree
3 11 (6.43%) MCITP
4 10 (5.85%) MCSE
5 8 (4.68%) CCNP
5 8 (4.68%) MCP
5 8 (4.68%) MCTS
6 6 (3.51%) CCNA
7 5 (2.92%) MCSA
7 5 (2.92%) SC Cleared
7 5 (2.92%) Security Cleared
8 3 (1.75%) HND
8 3 (1.75%) CCIE
9 1 (0.58%) MBCS
9 1 (0.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.58%) HNC
9 1 (0.58%) RHCE
9 1 (0.58%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.58%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (2.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (2.92%) PCI DSS
3 4 (2.34%) SLA
4 3 (1.75%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.58%) FISMA
System Software
1 95 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 45 (26.32%) Hyper-V
3 38 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (11.11%) vSphere
5 8 (4.68%) VMware Workstation
6 7 (4.09%) RACF
7 6 (3.51%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (3.51%) XenApp
8 4 (2.34%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (1.75%) VMware ESX
9 3 (1.75%) Terminal Services
9 3 (1.75%) XenDesktop
9 3 (1.75%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.58%) Samba
10 1 (0.58%) NFS
10 1 (0.58%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.58%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.58%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (0.58%) Sendmail
10 1 (0.58%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 20 (11.70%) SCCM
2 12 (7.02%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (7.02%) Puppet
3 8 (4.68%) Backup Exec
4 7 (4.09%) WSUS
4 7 (4.09%) CA Endevor
5 5 (2.92%) Nagios
5 5 (2.92%) Ansible
6 4 (2.34%) Cisco Prime
6 4 (2.34%) SCOM
7 3 (1.75%) Munin
8 2 (1.17%) Cacti
8 2 (1.17%) HP SIM
8 2 (1.17%) HP Operations Orchestration
8 2 (1.17%) BladeLogic
8 2 (1.17%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.58%) WMI
9 1 (0.58%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 63 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 62 (36.26%) VMware
3 37 (21.64%) Cisco
4 27 (15.79%) Citrix
5 15 (8.77%) IBM
6 13 (7.60%) F5
7 12 (7.02%) Oracle
8 9 (5.26%) HP
8 9 (5.26%) CheckPoint
9 7 (4.09%) Informatica
9 7 (4.09%) New Relic
10 5 (2.92%) SAP
10 5 (2.92%) SolarWinds
11 4 (2.34%) Red Hat
11 4 (2.34%) Apple
11 4 (2.34%) Blue Coat
12 3 (1.75%) Fortinet
12 3 (1.75%) Lotus
13 2 (1.17%) Cognizant
13 2 (1.17%) CommVault
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