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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 89 85 105
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +20
Permanent jobs citing DNS 81 111 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.53% 3.14% 1.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.06% 18.56% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 70 102 46
Average salary £31,025 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.26% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,450 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £42,125
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -
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
538 598 504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 16.80% 16.93% 17.06%
Number of salaries quoted 445 517 435
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +9 28 £40,000 - 1
Leicestershire +1 22 £33,250 -12.50% 8
Northamptonshire -10 17 £24,000 -30.43% 1
Derbyshire +14 7 £30,500 -18.66% 2
Lincolnshire +8 6 £19,000 -45.71%
DNS
England

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 124 (82.67%) Windows
2 93 (62.00%) Microsoft
2 93 (62.00%) Active Directory
3 81 (54.00%) TCP/IP
4 78 (52.00%) DHCP
5 57 (38.00%) VMware
6 56 (37.33%) SQL Server
7 47 (31.33%) ITIL
8 46 (30.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 46 (30.67%) Hyper-V
9 44 (29.33%) Firewall
10 42 (28.00%) MS Exchange
10 42 (28.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 39 (26.00%) Windows Server 2003
12 37 (24.67%) SQL
13 34 (22.67%) Windows Server 2012
14 32 (21.33%) Windows 7
14 32 (21.33%) MS Excel
14 32 (21.33%) VMware Infrastructure
15 28 (18.67%) MS Office
16 27 (18.00%) VPN
16 27 (18.00%) Cisco
17 26 (17.33%) WAN
18 24 (16.00%) MCITP
19 23 (15.33%) MCSE
20 22 (14.67%) Internet
21 20 (13.33%) Citrix
22 19 (12.67%) LAN
22 19 (12.67%) IIS
23 18 (12.00%) MCP

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (28.00%) MS Exchange
2 19 (12.67%) IIS
3 17 (11.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (8.00%) SharePoint
5 5 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (2.00%) Lync
7 2 (1.33%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.33%) CMS
7 2 (1.33%) Apache
7 2 (1.33%) IBM Notes
7 2 (1.33%) Lotus Domino
8 1 (0.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.67%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.67%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.67%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.67%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 32 (21.33%) MS Excel
2 28 (18.67%) MS Office
3 4 (2.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.33%) Office 365
2 7 (4.67%) SaaS
3 4 (2.67%) Google Apps
4 2 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 81 (54.00%) TCP/IP
2 78 (52.00%) DHCP
3 44 (29.33%) Firewall
4 27 (18.00%) VPN
5 26 (17.33%) WAN
6 22 (14.67%) Internet
7 19 (12.67%) LAN
8 15 (10.00%) VLAN
9 14 (9.33%) SAN
10 10 (6.67%) SMTP
11 9 (6.00%) Network Security
12 7 (4.67%) VoIP
13 5 (3.33%) SNMP
13 5 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
13 5 (3.33%) Wireless
14 4 (2.67%) NAS
14 4 (2.67%) Cisco Nexus
14 4 (2.67%) Fibre Channel
14 4 (2.67%) Wi-Fi
14 4 (2.67%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (37.33%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.00%) Crystal Reports
3 7 (4.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (3.33%) MySQL
4 5 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (2.67%) Big Data
5 4 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.33%) MS Access
6 2 (1.33%) DB2
7 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.67%) Subversion
2 1 (0.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (6.67%) Legal
2 8 (5.33%) Finance
3 7 (4.67%) Telecoms
4 4 (2.67%) Retail
4 4 (2.67%) Local Government
5 2 (1.33%) Billing
6 1 (0.67%) Marketing
6 1 (0.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 38 (25.33%) Analyst
2 26 (17.33%) Support Engineer
3 20 (13.33%) Technical Support
4 19 (12.67%) Support Analyst
5 17 (11.33%) 2nd Line Support
6 16 (10.67%) Technical Analyst
7 15 (10.00%) IT Support
8 13 (8.67%) Administrator
8 13 (8.67%) Systems Administrator
8 13 (8.67%) Team Leader
9 12 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 12 (8.00%) Support Technician
10 11 (7.33%) Network Engineer
11 9 (6.00%) Technical Support Analyst
12 8 (5.33%) Service Desk Team Leader
13 7 (4.67%) Desktop Support
13 7 (4.67%) Technical Engineer
14 6 (4.00%) IT Support Technician
14 6 (4.00%) Developer
14 6 (4.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.67%) HTML
2 7 (4.67%) XML
3 5 (3.33%) CSS
3 5 (3.33%) Web Services
3 5 (3.33%) Ajax
3 5 (3.33%) jQuery
4 4 (2.67%) .NET
5 3 (2.00%) ASP.NET
5 3 (2.00%) XHTML
5 3 (2.00%) ASP.NET 2.0
5 3 (2.00%) WCF
6 2 (1.33%) Laravel
6 2 (1.33%) Symfony
7 1 (0.67%) COM
7 1 (0.67%) Lucene
7 1 (0.67%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (7.33%) Clustering
3 5 (3.33%) Blackberry
4 4 (2.67%) Replication
4 4 (2.67%) CESG
5 3 (2.00%) Graphic Design
5 3 (2.00%) iPhone
5 3 (2.00%) Life Science
5 3 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.33%) AS400
7 1 (0.67%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.67%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.67%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 124 (82.67%) Windows
2 46 (30.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 39 (26.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 34 (22.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 32 (21.33%) Windows 7
6 18 (12.00%) Linux
7 17 (11.33%) Windows 8
8 9 (6.00%) UNIX
9 7 (4.67%) Windows XP
10 6 (4.00%) Apple iOS
10 6 (4.00%) Windows Vista
11 5 (3.33%) Windows 2000
11 5 (3.33%) Android
12 3 (2.00%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (1.33%) Windows Phone
13 2 (1.33%) CentOS
13 2 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.67%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.67%) AIX
14 1 (0.67%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (31.33%) ITIL
2 17 (11.33%) Service Delivery
3 9 (6.00%) Change Management
4 8 (5.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (5.33%) Migration
5 7 (4.67%) Project Management
5 7 (4.67%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (2.67%) Analytics
6 4 (2.67%) Big Data Analytics
6 4 (2.67%) ITIL V3
6 4 (2.67%) Capacity Management
6 4 (2.67%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (2.67%) SEO
6 4 (2.67%) Network Load Balancing
6 4 (2.67%) Performance Management
6 4 (2.67%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (2.67%) Strategic Planning
6 4 (2.67%) Operations Research
6 4 (2.67%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (2.67%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 37 (24.67%) SQL
2 16 (10.67%) PowerShell
3 6 (4.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (3.33%) Perl
5 4 (2.67%) VBScript
5 4 (2.67%) VB
6 3 (2.00%) C#
7 2 (1.33%) PHP5
7 2 (1.33%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.33%) PHP
8 1 (0.67%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.67%) Ruby
8 1 (0.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 42 (28.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (16.00%) MCITP
3 23 (15.33%) MCSE
4 18 (12.00%) MCP
4 18 (12.00%) MCSA
5 14 (9.33%) MCTS
6 11 (7.33%) HND
6 11 (7.33%) Degree
7 9 (6.00%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (5.33%) CCNA
9 2 (1.33%) SC Cleared
9 2 (1.33%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.67%) CCIE
10 1 (0.67%) HNC
10 1 (0.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (9.33%) SLA
2 3 (2.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.67%) QA
System Software
1 93 (62.00%) Active Directory
2 46 (30.67%) Hyper-V
3 32 (21.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (8.00%) vSphere
5 11 (7.33%) XenApp
6 9 (6.00%) Terminal Services
7 4 (2.67%) vCloud
7 4 (2.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 4 (2.67%) Firmware
8 3 (2.00%) VMware Workstation
8 3 (2.00%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (1.33%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (1.33%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.67%) NFS
10 1 (0.67%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.67%) Sendmail
10 1 (0.67%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 8 (5.33%) SCCM
2 6 (4.00%) SCOM
2 6 (4.00%) WSUS
2 6 (4.00%) Tivoli
3 4 (2.67%) Cisco Prime
3 4 (2.67%) Netcool
3 4 (2.67%) Netcool/OMNIbus
3 4 (2.67%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 3 (2.00%) HP SIM
5 2 (1.33%) NetBackup
5 2 (1.33%) Nagios
6 1 (0.67%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.67%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.67%) Puppet
6 1 (0.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 93 (62.00%) Microsoft
2 57 (38.00%) VMware
3 27 (18.00%) Cisco
4 20 (13.33%) Citrix
5 11 (7.33%) IBM
6 6 (4.00%) HP
6 6 (4.00%) NetApp
7 5 (3.33%) CheckPoint
7 5 (3.33%) Dell
7 5 (3.33%) SAP
8 4 (2.67%) SolarWinds
8 4 (2.67%) Splunk
8 4 (2.67%) F5
8 4 (2.67%) Blue Coat
8 4 (2.67%) WatchGuard
8 4 (2.67%) Mitel
8 4 (2.67%) Google
8 4 (2.67%) EMC
8 4 (2.67%) Compuware
8 4 (2.67%) Apple
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + great company
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Salary: £30000 - £42000 per annum + bens
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
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