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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank - 21 28
Permanent jobs citing DNS 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter - 1.11% 1.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 7.14% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £27,250 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +29.76%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
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
36 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Exeter 21.05% 15.56% 5.99%
Number of salaries quoted 34 9 10
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% +22.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,989 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £32,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 27 August 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) DHCP
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) HP
1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) MS Exchange
2 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (57.14%) SCOM
3 4 (57.14%) Kalman Filter
3 4 (57.14%) XenApp
3 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
3 4 (57.14%) Network Load Balancing
3 4 (57.14%) LAN
3 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
3 4 (57.14%) SLA
3 4 (57.14%) Dell
3 4 (57.14%) MCSE
3 4 (57.14%) SharePoint
3 4 (57.14%) MCP
3 4 (57.14%) Clustering
3 4 (57.14%) CCA
3 4 (57.14%) Citrix Certification
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (57.14%) Firmware
3 4 (57.14%) Internet
3 4 (57.14%) ISA Server
4 3 (42.86%) Blackberry
4 3 (42.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (42.86%) UNIX

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Exeter by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 6 (85.71%) MS Exchange
2 4 (57.14%) SharePoint
3 3 (42.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Office
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
1 3 (42.86%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) DHCP
2 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
2 4 (57.14%) Internet
2 4 (57.14%) LAN
3 3 (42.86%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
1 7 (100.00%) Systems Support
2 6 (85.71%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (42.86%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Systems Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Firmware
1 4 (57.14%) Clustering
2 3 (42.86%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Configuration Management
1 4 (57.14%) Network Load Balancing
1 4 (57.14%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) MCP
1 4 (57.14%) MCSE
1 4 (57.14%) CCA
1 4 (57.14%) Citrix Certification
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) SLA
2 3 (42.86%) QA
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (57.14%) ISA Server
2 4 (57.14%) XenApp
3 3 (42.86%) XenServer
3 3 (42.86%) XenDesktop
3 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) SCOM
2 3 (42.86%) WSUS
2 3 (42.86%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) HP
1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
3 4 (57.14%) Dell