The first table below looks at the demand for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Ipswich region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Ipswich region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 23 45 31
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -14
Permanent jobs citing DNS 20 7 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 8.58% 2.16% 5.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.85% 28.00% 24.42%
Number of salaries quoted 14 7 19
Average salary £43,750 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% +23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.05% +5.71%
Communications & Networking Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
67 25 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 28.76% 7.72% 23.76%
Number of salaries quoted 56 21 67
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
DNS
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DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

DNS
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

DNS Salary Trend in Ipswich

DNS
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

DNS Salary Histogram in Ipswich

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 46 (92.00%) Windows
2 40 (80.00%) Linux
2 40 (80.00%) Firewall
3 39 (78.00%) TCP/IP
4 38 (76.00%) Web Services
4 38 (76.00%) SAN
5 36 (72.00%) UNIX
6 35 (70.00%) Shell Script
7 34 (68.00%) VPN
8 33 (66.00%) PowerShell
9 31 (62.00%) Active Directory
10 30 (60.00%) Reverse Proxy
11 28 (56.00%) DHCP
11 28 (56.00%) Hyper-V
11 28 (56.00%) Amazon AWS
12 25 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
12 25 (50.00%) KVM
13 24 (48.00%) Performance Tuning
14 19 (38.00%) MS Exchange
15 18 (36.00%) Cisco
16 17 (34.00%) CCNP
16 17 (34.00%) CCNA
16 17 (34.00%) Cisco Certification
16 17 (34.00%) Microsoft Certification
16 17 (34.00%) MCSE
16 17 (34.00%) Release Management
16 17 (34.00%) Puppet
17 16 (32.00%) SQL
18 15 (30.00%) Microsoft
18 15 (30.00%) Replication

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 19 (38.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (14.00%) IIS
3 6 (12.00%) SharePoint
4 4 (8.00%) SharePoint Server
5 3 (6.00%) Tomcat
5 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (4.00%) nginx
7 1 (2.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 12 (24.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.00%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 28 (56.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.00%) SaaS
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 40 (80.00%) Firewall
2 39 (78.00%) TCP/IP
3 38 (76.00%) SAN
4 34 (68.00%) VPN
5 30 (60.00%) Reverse Proxy
6 28 (56.00%) DHCP
7 6 (12.00%) Wireshark
8 4 (8.00%) NAS
8 4 (8.00%) Kerberos
9 3 (6.00%) HTTP
9 3 (6.00%) SMTP
10 2 (4.00%) VoIP
10 2 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (4.00%) tcpdump
10 2 (4.00%) iSCSI
10 2 (4.00%) Internet
11 1 (2.00%) 802.11
11 1 (2.00%) Wireless
11 1 (2.00%) VLAN
11 1 (2.00%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.00%) NoSQL
2 4 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (8.00%) PerformancePoint
3 3 (6.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (6.00%) Subversion
General
1 4 (8.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (50.00%) Administrator
2 21 (42.00%) Systems Administrator
3 10 (20.00%) Developer
3 10 (20.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
3 10 (20.00%) UNIX Administrator
3 10 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 10 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
4 4 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (8.00%) SharePoint Administrator
5 3 (6.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (6.00%) Support Analyst
5 3 (6.00%) Analyst
5 3 (6.00%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Architect
5 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 2 (4.00%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (4.00%) Senior Manager
6 2 (4.00%) Systems Manager
6 2 (4.00%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (76.00%) Web Services
2 13 (26.00%) XML
2 13 (26.00%) JSON
3 4 (8.00%) WSH
4 1 (2.00%) CGI
4 1 (2.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 15 (30.00%) Replication
2 4 (8.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.00%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.00%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.00%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 46 (92.00%) Windows
2 40 (80.00%) Linux
3 36 (72.00%) UNIX
4 3 (6.00%) Debian
4 3 (6.00%) Ubuntu
5 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.00%) OpenWrt
6 1 (2.00%) VMS
6 1 (2.00%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (2.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (48.00%) Performance Tuning
2 17 (34.00%) Release Management
3 11 (22.00%) Network Monitoring
4 10 (20.00%) Configuration Management
5 6 (12.00%) ITIL
5 6 (12.00%) Load Balancing
6 4 (8.00%) Problem Management
6 4 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (8.00%) ERP
6 4 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (8.00%) Risk Management
7 3 (6.00%) Scrum
7 3 (6.00%) Service Management
7 3 (6.00%) TOGAF
7 3 (6.00%) DevOps
8 2 (4.00%) SOA
9 1 (2.00%) Project Management
9 1 (2.00%) Business Continuity
9 1 (2.00%) Software Engineering
9 1 (2.00%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 35 (70.00%) Shell Script
2 33 (66.00%) PowerShell
3 16 (32.00%) SQL
4 11 (22.00%) Java
5 3 (6.00%) Bash Shell
6 2 (4.00%) Ruby
7 1 (2.00%) Perl
7 1 (2.00%) Python
7 1 (2.00%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (34.00%) CCNP
1 17 (34.00%) CCNA
1 17 (34.00%) Cisco Certification
1 17 (34.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 17 (34.00%) MCSE
2 8 (16.00%) Sun Certification
3 4 (8.00%) Degree
4 2 (4.00%) MCP
4 2 (4.00%) MCSA
4 2 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (4.00%) MCTS
4 2 (4.00%) MCITP
5 1 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (62.00%) Active Directory
2 28 (56.00%) Hyper-V
3 25 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
3 25 (50.00%) KVM
4 9 (18.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (6.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 17 (34.00%) Puppet
2 15 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (4.00%) HAProxy
3 2 (4.00%) SCCM
3 2 (4.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (36.00%) Cisco
2 15 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (18.00%) VMware
4 1 (2.00%) NetApp
4 1 (2.00%) Red Hat