The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 39 28 27
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -1
Permanent jobs citing DNS 1 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 0.37% 3.41% 5.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.41% 13.64% 14.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 12
Average salary £30,000 £20,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -45.57%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
DNS
Hampshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
71 44 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 26.20% 25.00% 40.20%
Number of salaries quoted 63 41 75
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £49,100 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

DNS
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

DNS Salary Trend in Farnborough

DNS
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
3 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (57.14%) Firewall
3 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (57.14%) Network Security
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 3 (42.86%) DHCP
5 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 2 (28.57%) VPN
5 2 (28.57%) MS Office
5 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
5 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (28.57%) VMware
6 1 (14.29%) IMAP
6 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
6 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
6 1 (14.29%) POP3
6 1 (14.29%) SMTP

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
1 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (85.71%) MS Excel
2 2 (28.57%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
1 4 (57.14%) Network Security
2 3 (42.86%) DHCP
3 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 2 (28.57%) VPN
4 1 (14.29%) IMAP
4 1 (14.29%) POP3
4 1 (14.29%) SMTP
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Support Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Senior Analyst
1 4 (57.14%) Senior Support Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Support Technician
2 2 (28.57%) PC Support Technician
2 2 (28.57%) PC Support
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Tester
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
1 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) VMware