The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Home Counties region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 10 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing DNS 1 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Home Counties 2.78% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.00% - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £36,939 £37,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.83% -0.66%
DNS
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Home Counties
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
5 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Home Counties 13.89% - 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 4
Average salary £47,500 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in the Home Counties

DNS
Salary Trend in the Home Counties

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

DNS Salary Trend in the Home Counties

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Home Counties

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Home Counties 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
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 6 (85.71%) Veritas
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (71.43%) Hyper-V
3 5 (71.43%) Wireless
3 5 (71.43%) Time Management
3 5 (71.43%) Mac OS X Server
3 5 (71.43%) Apple iOS
3 5 (71.43%) Backup Exec
3 5 (71.43%) Asset Management
3 5 (71.43%) Multimedia
3 5 (71.43%) Apple
3 5 (71.43%) Symantec
3 5 (71.43%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (71.43%) Sophos
3 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
3 5 (71.43%) Citrix
3 5 (71.43%) MS Office
3 5 (71.43%) DHCP
4 2 (28.57%) SAN
4 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
5 1 (14.29%) POP3
5 1 (14.29%) SMTP
5 1 (14.29%) NFS
5 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
5 1 (14.29%) UNIX
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in the Home Counties by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Home Counties 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 (14.29%) IIS
1 1 (14.29%) JBoss
1 1 (14.29%) IBM Notes
1 1 (14.29%) Apache
1 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) GroupWise
1 1 (14.29%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MS Office
2 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) DHCP
1 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
1 5 (71.43%) Wireless
2 2 (28.57%) SAN
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) VLAN
3 1 (14.29%) IMAP
3 1 (14.29%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) LDAP
3 1 (14.29%) POP3
3 1 (14.29%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 5 (71.43%) Multimedia
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Support Specialist
2 3 (42.86%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Management Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Field Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Server Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) UNIX Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) UNIX Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Project Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Mac OS X Server
2 5 (71.43%) Apple iOS
3 1 (14.29%) UNIX
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (14.29%) AIX
3 1 (14.29%) Solaris
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Asset Management
1 5 (71.43%) Time Management
2 1 (14.29%) DevOps
2 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
2 1 (14.29%) PRINCE2
2 1 (14.29%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C
1 1 (14.29%) C++
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) Perl
1 1 (14.29%) PHP
1 1 (14.29%) Python
1 1 (14.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (71.43%) Hyper-V
3 1 (14.29%) NFS
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
3 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) Norton AntiVirus
1 5 (71.43%) Backup Exec
2 1 (14.29%) Puppet
2 1 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
2 1 (14.29%) OpenView
2 1 (14.29%) Control-M
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
1 6 (85.71%) Veritas
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) Apple
2 5 (71.43%) Symantec
2 5 (71.43%) Sophos
2 5 (71.43%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) Novell
3 1 (14.29%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) Sun
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) Dell
3 1 (14.29%) Lotus
3 1 (14.29%) Red Hat