The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank - 42 33
Permanent jobs citing DNS 0 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax - 2.01% 0.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 41.18% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 0
Average salary - £22,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £35,661 £35,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+0.45% -5.33%
DNS
West Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
12 17 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 6.67% 4.87% 21.74%
Number of salaries quoted 9 15 31
Average salary £35,000 £22,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.55% -30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,300 £28,900
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

DNS
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

DNS Salary Trend in Halifax

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 3 (75.00%) HTTP
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (75.00%) SSL
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) F5
2 2 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 2 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 2 (50.00%) BIG-IP
2 2 (50.00%) Firmware
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Intranet
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) Extranet
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) EMC
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Clustering
3 1 (25.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Back Office
3 1 (25.00%) UNIX
3 1 (25.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) HTTP
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (75.00%) SSL
2 2 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 2 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 2 (50.00%) BIG-IP
3 1 (25.00%) Intranet
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) Extranet
3 1 (25.00%) SAN
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Banking
3 1 (25.00%) Financial Institution
3 1 (25.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Network Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Network Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Clustering
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Firmware
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco
1 3 (75.00%) F5
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) EMC
2 1 (25.00%) VMware