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

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 24 26 26
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Permanent jobs citing DNS 8 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 5.19% 3.85% 0.95%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.78% 16.67% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 1
Average salary - £28,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.44%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
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
45 30 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 29.22% 23.08% 20.95%
Number of salaries quoted 34 29 20
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £18,000 £20,950
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £37,500 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Exeter

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 14 (87.50%) Citrix
1 14 (87.50%) VMware
2 13 (81.25%) Cisco
2 13 (81.25%) Windows
3 12 (75.00%) ITIL
4 11 (68.75%) Linux
5 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
5 10 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (56.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (50.00%) Configuration Management
7 8 (50.00%) Games
7 8 (50.00%) IBM
7 8 (50.00%) Mathematics
7 8 (50.00%) Google
7 8 (50.00%) Degree
7 8 (50.00%) XenApp
8 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
9 6 (37.50%) DHCP
10 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
10 5 (31.25%) HP
10 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
10 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
10 5 (31.25%) MS Office
10 5 (31.25%) Red Hat
10 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
10 5 (31.25%) PowerShell
11 4 (25.00%) Software Packaging
11 4 (25.00%) SCOM
11 4 (25.00%) MS Visio

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 (31.25%) MS Exchange
2 4 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (25.00%) IIS
2 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (12.50%) Apache
4 1 (6.25%) Lync
4 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) MS Office
2 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (25.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) DHCP
2 5 (31.25%) TCP/IP
3 4 (25.00%) Internet
3 4 (25.00%) LAN
4 2 (12.50%) SMS
5 1 (6.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) MySQL
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 8 (50.00%) Games
2 4 (25.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Systems Administrator
1 9 (56.25%) Administrator
2 8 (50.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 4 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 4 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Administrator
3 4 (25.00%) Senior Windows Administrator
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 4 (25.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
3 4 (25.00%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (18.75%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Senior Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Systems Support
5 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Systems Support Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) LAMP Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Network Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) Software Packaging
2 2 (12.50%) RESTful
2 2 (12.50%) HTML
2 2 (12.50%) CSS
2 2 (12.50%) SOAP
2 2 (12.50%) XML
2 2 (12.50%) LAMP
2 2 (12.50%) Ajax
2 2 (12.50%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Mathematics
2 4 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (25.00%) Clustering
3 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (12.50%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 13 (81.25%) Windows
2 11 (68.75%) Linux
3 9 (56.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (31.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (25.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (12.50%) Apple iOS
6 2 (12.50%) Android
7 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) ITIL
2 8 (50.00%) Configuration Management
3 4 (25.00%) Network Load Balancing
4 2 (12.50%) Time Management
4 2 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (12.50%) Android Development
4 2 (12.50%) iOS Development
4 2 (12.50%) MVC
4 2 (12.50%) Scrum
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (12.50%) OOP
4 2 (12.50%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) PowerShell
2 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 2 (12.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) Degree
2 4 (25.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 4 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (6.25%) RHCE
4 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (6.25%) MCITP
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (6.25%) MCSE
4 1 (6.25%) MCSA
4 1 (6.25%) CCNA
4 1 (6.25%) VCAP
System Software
1 10 (62.50%) Active Directory
1 10 (62.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (50.00%) XenApp
3 5 (31.25%) Hyper-V
4 4 (25.00%) ISA Server
4 4 (25.00%) VMware ESX
4 4 (25.00%) XenServer
4 4 (25.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) OpenView
1 4 (25.00%) SCOM
1 4 (25.00%) HP SIM
1 4 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Citrix
1 14 (87.50%) VMware
2 13 (81.25%) Cisco
3 8 (50.00%) IBM
3 8 (50.00%) Google
4 5 (31.25%) Red Hat
4 5 (31.25%) Microsoft
4 5 (31.25%) HP
5 4 (25.00%) Dell