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 23 April 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 31 24 33
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +9
Permanent jobs citing DNS 31 28 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 8.86% 9.15% 3.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 50.82% 35.00% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 18 23 9
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,700 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,400 £34,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Communications & Networking Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
61 80 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 17.43% 26.14% 19.23%
Number of salaries quoted 41 68 56
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £37,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,700 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.75% -0.75%
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 23 April 2014.

DNS Salary Histogram in Ipswich

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 35 (94.59%) Linux
2 34 (91.89%) Windows
3 33 (89.19%) Firewall
4 32 (86.49%) Web Services
5 30 (81.08%) UNIX
5 30 (81.08%) TCP/IP
5 30 (81.08%) VPN
5 30 (81.08%) Shell Script
6 29 (78.38%) SAN
7 27 (72.97%) PowerShell
8 26 (70.27%) Reverse Proxy
8 26 (70.27%) Hyper-V
8 26 (70.27%) VMware ESXi
8 26 (70.27%) KVM
8 26 (70.27%) Active Directory
9 24 (64.86%) DHCP
9 24 (64.86%) Amazon AWS
10 20 (54.05%) Performance Tuning
11 17 (45.95%) Release Management
12 16 (43.24%) Microsoft Certification
12 16 (43.24%) Cisco
12 16 (43.24%) MS Exchange
13 15 (40.54%) MCSE
13 15 (40.54%) Cisco Certification
13 15 (40.54%) CCNP
13 15 (40.54%) CCNA
14 12 (32.43%) Java
14 12 (32.43%) Puppet
15 11 (29.73%) Network Monitoring
16 10 (27.03%) Opscode Chef

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 16 (43.24%) MS Exchange
2 5 (13.51%) Tomcat
3 3 (8.11%) IIS
4 2 (5.41%) Apache
4 2 (5.41%) Resin
4 2 (5.41%) nginx
4 2 (5.41%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (21.62%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.70%) Acrobat
2 1 (2.70%) MS Project
2 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 24 (64.86%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (8.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (89.19%) Firewall
2 30 (81.08%) TCP/IP
2 30 (81.08%) VPN
3 29 (78.38%) SAN
4 26 (70.27%) Reverse Proxy
5 24 (64.86%) DHCP
6 3 (8.11%) HTTP
6 3 (8.11%) SMTP
7 2 (5.41%) Wireshark
7 2 (5.41%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (5.41%) NAS
7 2 (5.41%) tcpdump
7 2 (5.41%) Internet
8 1 (2.70%) RIP
8 1 (2.70%) LAN
8 1 (2.70%) VoIP
8 1 (2.70%) WAN
8 1 (2.70%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.92%) NoSQL
2 3 (8.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 23 (62.16%) Systems Administrator
1 23 (62.16%) Administrator
2 9 (24.32%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 9 (24.32%) UNIX Administrator
2 9 (24.32%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 9 (24.32%) Linux Administrator
3 7 (18.92%) Developer
4 2 (5.41%) Architect
5 1 (2.70%) Analyst
5 1 (2.70%) Web Developer
5 1 (2.70%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (2.70%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Support Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (86.49%) Web Services
2 8 (21.62%) XML
2 8 (21.62%) JSON
3 2 (5.41%) J2EE
3 2 (5.41%) SOAP
4 1 (2.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.03%) Replication
2 2 (5.41%) Mathematics
2 2 (5.41%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.70%) iPad
3 1 (2.70%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 35 (94.59%) Linux
2 34 (91.89%) Windows
3 30 (81.08%) UNIX
4 3 (8.11%) Debian
4 3 (8.11%) Ubuntu
4 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.41%) CentOS
5 2 (5.41%) Windows Vista
6 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.70%) VMS
6 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (54.05%) Performance Tuning
2 17 (45.95%) Release Management
3 11 (29.73%) Network Monitoring
4 9 (24.32%) Configuration Management
5 4 (10.81%) ERP
6 3 (8.11%) ITIL
6 3 (8.11%) Scrum
7 2 (5.41%) TOGAF
7 2 (5.41%) Load Balancing
7 2 (5.41%) SOA
7 2 (5.41%) Service Management
7 2 (5.41%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (2.70%) GAP Analysis
8 1 (2.70%) Workflow
8 1 (2.70%) CRM
8 1 (2.70%) Business Analysis
8 1 (2.70%) Data Protection
8 1 (2.70%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 30 (81.08%) Shell Script
2 27 (72.97%) PowerShell
3 12 (32.43%) Java
4 8 (21.62%) SQL
5 3 (8.11%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 16 (43.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (40.54%) MCSE
2 15 (40.54%) CCNP
2 15 (40.54%) CCNA
2 15 (40.54%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (18.92%) Sun Certification
4 2 (5.41%) Degree
5 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) QA
System Software
1 26 (70.27%) Active Directory
1 26 (70.27%) Hyper-V
1 26 (70.27%) VMware ESXi
1 26 (70.27%) KVM
2 5 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (8.11%) NFS
Systems Management
1 12 (32.43%) Puppet
2 10 (27.03%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (5.41%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 16 (43.24%) Cisco
2 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
3 5 (13.51%) VMware
4 2 (5.41%) JBoss
5 1 (2.70%) Adobe
5 1 (2.70%) NetApp
5 1 (2.70%) Red Hat