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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 100 106 102
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -4
Permanent jobs citing DNS 83 63 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.28% 1.98% 2.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.04% 11.54% 11.77%
Number of salaries quoted 61 57 58
Average salary £34,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,600 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £65,000 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
552 546 603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 15.19% 17.14% 18.25%
Number of salaries quoted 456 480 516
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £60,000
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 18 September 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 18 September 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 +3 37 £37,500 +44.23% 5
Nottinghamshire -1 24 £32,500 -13.33% 3
Leicestershire +10 9 £27,500 -24.13% 1
Lincolnshire +7 7 - -
Derbyshire -19 6 £30,250 -41.82%
DNS
England

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 135 (87.66%) Windows
2 111 (72.08%) Active Directory
3 105 (68.18%) DHCP
4 103 (66.88%) Microsoft
5 94 (61.04%) TCP/IP
6 88 (57.14%) VMware
7 78 (50.65%) MS Exchange
8 75 (48.70%) Microsoft Certification
9 71 (46.10%) SQL Server
10 70 (45.45%) ITIL
11 67 (43.51%) Hyper-V
12 62 (40.26%) Firewall
13 61 (39.61%) Cisco
13 61 (39.61%) Exchange Server 2010
14 59 (38.31%) Windows Server 2008
15 53 (34.42%) Windows Server 2003
16 48 (31.17%) Cisco Certification
17 47 (30.52%) MCSA
18 44 (28.57%) MCSE
18 44 (28.57%) CCNA
19 37 (24.03%) Windows 7
20 34 (22.08%) SQL
21 33 (21.43%) Retail
22 32 (20.78%) VMware Infrastructure
23 31 (20.13%) IIS
23 31 (20.13%) Windows Server 2012
24 26 (16.88%) VPN
24 26 (16.88%) Exchange Server 2007
25 23 (14.94%) ITIL V3
26 22 (14.29%) Windows XP

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 78 (50.65%) MS Exchange
2 61 (39.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 31 (20.13%) IIS
4 26 (16.88%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (5.84%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (5.19%) SharePoint
7 6 (3.90%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (3.25%) Lync
8 5 (3.25%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (1.30%) FileNet
9 2 (1.30%) Umbraco
9 2 (1.30%) WebSphere
9 2 (1.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (1.30%) WebSphere Application Server
9 2 (1.30%) WebLogic
9 2 (1.30%) Apache
9 2 (1.30%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.65%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.65%) CMS
Applications
1 21 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 11 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.30%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.30%) nopCommerce
2 1 (0.65%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.19%) Office 365
2 6 (3.90%) SaaS
3 3 (1.95%) IBM SmartCloud
4 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 105 (68.18%) DHCP
2 94 (61.04%) TCP/IP
3 62 (40.26%) Firewall
4 26 (16.88%) VPN
5 21 (13.64%) SAN
6 20 (12.99%) SMTP
7 14 (9.09%) SSL
8 13 (8.44%) BGP
9 12 (7.79%) Internet
9 12 (7.79%) WAN
9 12 (7.79%) LDAP
9 12 (7.79%) LAN
10 10 (6.49%) Wireless
11 8 (5.19%) VLAN
12 6 (3.90%) SNMP
13 5 (3.25%) NetScaler
13 5 (3.25%) NetScreen
13 5 (3.25%) Cisco ASA
14 4 (2.60%) Structured Cabling
15 3 (1.95%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (46.10%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
3 10 (6.49%) Crystal Reports
4 7 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.30%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (1.30%) Big Data
6 1 (0.65%) MS Access
6 1 (0.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.65%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 33 (21.43%) Retail
2 10 (6.49%) Legal
3 5 (3.25%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.30%) Finance
5 1 (0.65%) Marketing
5 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 40 (25.97%) Analyst
2 24 (15.58%) Support Engineer
3 19 (12.34%) Network Engineer
4 18 (11.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 16 (10.39%) Desktop Support
6 14 (9.09%) Network Analyst
7 13 (8.44%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
7 13 (8.44%) IT Support
8 12 (7.79%) Senior Network Engineer
8 12 (7.79%) Support Analyst
9 10 (6.49%) Team Leader
10 9 (5.84%) Systems Engineer
10 9 (5.84%) Service Desk Team Leader
10 9 (5.84%) Desktop Support Analyst
10 9 (5.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 9 (5.84%) Infrastructure Manager
10 9 (5.84%) Senior Support Engineer
10 9 (5.84%) Desktop Analyst
11 8 (5.19%) Network Infrastructure Manager
11 8 (5.19%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (7.14%) .NET
2 10 (6.49%) HTML
3 9 (5.84%) ASP.NET
4 8 (5.19%) Web Services
4 8 (5.19%) XML
5 7 (4.55%) CSS
5 7 (4.55%) jQuery
6 5 (3.25%) Ajax
7 4 (2.60%) ASP.NET 2.0
7 4 (2.60%) WCF
7 4 (2.60%) XHTML
8 3 (1.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (1.30%) LAMP
9 2 (1.30%) Oracle Fusion
9 2 (1.30%) .NET Framework
9 2 (1.30%) Middleware
9 2 (1.30%) Razor View Engine
9 2 (1.30%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 1 (0.65%) HTML5
10 1 (0.65%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.44%) Clustering
2 4 (2.60%) Fat Client
2 4 (2.60%) Graphic Design
2 4 (2.60%) Life Science
2 4 (2.60%) Blackberry
2 4 (2.60%) Thin Client
3 3 (1.95%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (1.95%) Replication
4 2 (1.30%) iSeries
4 2 (1.30%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.30%) EFT
5 1 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.65%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 135 (87.66%) Windows
2 59 (38.31%) Windows Server 2008
3 53 (34.42%) Windows Server 2003
4 37 (24.03%) Windows 7
5 31 (20.13%) Windows Server 2012
6 22 (14.29%) Windows XP
7 19 (12.34%) Linux
8 15 (9.74%) Windows 8
9 12 (7.79%) Windows Vista
10 10 (6.49%) UNIX
11 4 (2.60%) Android
11 4 (2.60%) Apple iOS
12 2 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (1.30%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.65%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.65%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (45.45%) ITIL
2 23 (14.94%) ITIL V3
3 15 (9.74%) Service Delivery
4 14 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
5 11 (7.14%) Change Management
6 10 (6.49%) Migration
7 9 (5.84%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (5.19%) Incident Management
9 6 (3.90%) Problem Management
9 6 (3.90%) Web Development
9 6 (3.90%) Capacity Planning
10 5 (3.25%) Data Protection
11 4 (2.60%) Configuration Management
11 4 (2.60%) OO
11 4 (2.60%) OOD
11 4 (2.60%) Android Development
11 4 (2.60%) iOS Development
12 3 (1.95%) Network Management
12 3 (1.95%) Mentoring
12 3 (1.95%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (22.08%) SQL
2 14 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 7 (4.55%) C#
3 7 (4.55%) JavaScript
4 6 (3.90%) VBScript
5 4 (2.60%) VB
6 3 (1.95%) Perl
7 2 (1.30%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.30%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.30%) Python
8 1 (0.65%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 75 (48.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 48 (31.17%) Cisco Certification
3 47 (30.52%) MCSA
4 44 (28.57%) MCSE
4 44 (28.57%) CCNA
5 22 (14.29%) MCITP
6 18 (11.69%) MCP
7 11 (7.14%) MCTS
8 10 (6.49%) HND
9 8 (5.19%) CCNP
10 4 (2.60%) Degree
11 3 (1.95%) Security Cleared
11 3 (1.95%) SC Cleared
12 2 (1.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (1.30%) DV Cleared
12 2 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (10.39%) SLA
2 1 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.65%) QA
System Software
1 111 (72.08%) Active Directory
2 67 (43.51%) Hyper-V
3 32 (20.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (9.09%) vSphere
5 12 (7.79%) XenApp
6 4 (2.60%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.30%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.65%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (0.65%) IAG
8 1 (0.65%) UAG
8 1 (0.65%) NFS
8 1 (0.65%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.65%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.65%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 16 (10.39%) Norton AntiVirus
2 14 (9.09%) Backup Exec
3 10 (6.49%) SCCM
4 8 (5.19%) SCOM
5 6 (3.90%) WSUS
6 5 (3.25%) Tivoli
6 5 (3.25%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 5 (3.25%) Netcool
6 5 (3.25%) Netcool/OMNIbus
7 4 (2.60%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 2 (1.30%) BladeLogic
8 2 (1.30%) BMC PATROL
9 1 (0.65%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (0.65%) ARCserve
9 1 (0.65%) Cacti
Vendors
1 103 (66.88%) Microsoft
2 88 (57.14%) VMware
3 61 (39.61%) Cisco
4 20 (12.99%) Citrix
5 18 (11.69%) Symantec
5 18 (11.69%) HP
6 9 (5.84%) Altiris
7 7 (4.55%) Dell
7 7 (4.55%) IBM
8 6 (3.90%) NetApp
9 5 (3.25%) SolarWinds
9 5 (3.25%) Splunk
9 5 (3.25%) SAP
10 4 (2.60%) Open-E
11 3 (1.95%) EMC
11 3 (1.95%) Juniper
12 2 (1.30%) Tumbleweed
12 2 (1.30%) Axway
12 2 (1.30%) Software AG
12 2 (1.30%) BMC
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