The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Exeter region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 29 24 39
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +15
Permanent jobs citing DNS 6 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 4.38% 4.55% 1.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 37.50% 13.95% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 3
Average salary £40,000 £29,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.45% -0.83%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
DNS
Devon

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Exeter region.

Communications & Networking Category
Exeter
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
16 43 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 11.68% 32.58% 22.86%
Number of salaries quoted 16 36 39
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DNS across the Exeter region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Exeter

DNS
Salary Trend in Exeter

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DNS across the Exeter region.

DNS Salary Trend in Exeter

DNS
Salary Histogram in Exeter

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Exeter region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

DNS Salary Histogram in Exeter

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Exeter 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 11 (91.67%) Windows
1 11 (91.67%) Active Directory
2 10 (83.33%) DHCP
2 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
3 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (75.00%) SAN
3 9 (75.00%) Windows Server
4 8 (66.67%) Office 365
4 8 (66.67%) Dell
5 7 (58.33%) PowerShell
6 6 (50.00%) LAN
6 6 (50.00%) WAN
6 6 (50.00%) .NET
6 6 (50.00%) VMware
7 5 (41.67%) Firewall
7 5 (41.67%) ITIL
7 5 (41.67%) SharePoint
7 5 (41.67%) VoIP
8 4 (33.33%) PPP
8 4 (33.33%) Citrix
8 4 (33.33%) CCA
8 4 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
8 4 (33.33%) HP
8 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
8 4 (33.33%) VB
8 4 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (33.33%) Replication
8 4 (33.33%) Sophos
8 4 (33.33%) .NET Framework

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the Exeter 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 5 (41.67%) SharePoint
2 3 (25.00%) Apache
2 3 (25.00%) IIS
3 2 (16.67%) JBoss
3 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (66.67%) Office 365
2 4 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (83.33%) DHCP
2 9 (75.00%) SAN
3 6 (50.00%) LAN
3 6 (50.00%) WAN
4 5 (41.67%) Firewall
4 5 (41.67%) VoIP
5 4 (33.33%) PPP
5 4 (33.33%) SSL
5 4 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
7 2 (16.67%) Internet
7 2 (16.67%) LDAP
8 1 (8.33%) Network Security
8 1 (8.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (83.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) IT Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) IT Manager
2 4 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Systems Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Principal Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) IT Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Server Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Server Support
4 1 (8.33%) Server Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 2 (16.67%) Middleware
3 2 (16.67%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (33.33%) Enterprise Storage
1 4 (33.33%) EqualLogic
1 4 (33.33%) Private Cloud
1 4 (33.33%) Replication
1 4 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (8.33%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (16.67%) Linux
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (25.00%) Server Building
3 2 (16.67%) High Availability
4 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (8.33%) Server Hardening
4 1 (8.33%) Service Management
4 1 (8.33%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (83.33%) SQL
2 7 (58.33%) PowerShell
3 4 (33.33%) VB
4 2 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) CCA
1 4 (33.33%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (16.67%) CCNA
2 2 (16.67%) CCSA
2 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (16.67%) MCSE
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 11 (91.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 4 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (33.33%) XenApp
2 4 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 2 (16.67%) VMware ESX
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) SCCM
1 4 (33.33%) SCDPM
1 4 (33.33%) SCOM
1 4 (33.33%) SCOrch
1 4 (33.33%) SCVMM
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (66.67%) Dell
3 6 (50.00%) VMware
4 4 (33.33%) Citrix
4 4 (33.33%) Dell Compellent
4 4 (33.33%) HP
4 4 (33.33%) Sophos
4 4 (33.33%) Veeam
5 2 (16.67%) Oracle
6 1 (8.33%) Red Hat