The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hitchin region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 7 19 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Permanent jobs citing DNS 4 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hitchin 17.39% 8.33% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 100.00% 80.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
DNS
Hertfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Hitchin
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
4 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hitchin 17.39% 10.42% 21.95%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 7
Average salary - £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Hitchin

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Hitchin

DNS
Salary Trend in Hitchin

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

DNS Salary Trend in Hitchin

DNS
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Hitchin

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Hitchin 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (80.00%) VPN
2 4 (80.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (80.00%) Wireless
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (80.00%) CMDB
3 1 (20.00%) MS Office
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) SLA
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (20.00%) PBX
3 1 (20.00%) VoIP
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Hitchin by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Hitchin 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 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
2 4 (80.00%) Wireless
2 4 (80.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) Firewall
3 1 (20.00%) PBX
3 1 (20.00%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Service Desk Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Help Desk Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Configuration Management
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Line Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft