The table below looks at the statistics 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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 45 25 38
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +13
Permanent jobs citing DNS 9 18 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 2.49% 7.79% 3.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.13% 23.68% 34.48%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 10
Average salary £27,500 £45,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.88% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £35,000 £22,250
10% offered a salary of more than £35,486 £65,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
DNS
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Ipswich region.

Communications & Networking Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
32 76 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 8.86% 32.90% 9.97%
Number of salaries quoted 32 63 27
Average salary £27,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.88% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £39,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 August 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Ipswich

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 16 (80.00%) Windows
1 16 (80.00%) VPN
1 16 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 15 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (55.00%) MS Office
3 11 (55.00%) MCP
3 11 (55.00%) DHCP
3 11 (55.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 10 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 10 (50.00%) HP
5 8 (40.00%) Firewall
6 7 (35.00%) Sophos
6 7 (35.00%) SonicWALL
6 7 (35.00%) SAN
6 7 (35.00%) Apple
6 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (35.00%) Windows XP
6 7 (35.00%) SQL
6 7 (35.00%) Windows 7
7 6 (30.00%) Linux
7 6 (30.00%) IBM Notes
7 6 (30.00%) HTTP
7 6 (30.00%) Lotus
7 6 (30.00%) SMTP
8 5 (25.00%) VMware
8 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
9 4 (20.00%) UNIX
9 4 (20.00%) VoIP

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 10 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 10 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (30.00%) IBM Notes
3 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (5.00%) OpenStack
Applications
1 11 (55.00%) MS Office
2 5 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (80.00%) VPN
2 11 (55.00%) DHCP
3 8 (40.00%) Firewall
4 7 (35.00%) SAN
5 6 (30.00%) HTTP
5 6 (30.00%) SMTP
6 4 (20.00%) VoIP
6 4 (20.00%) Internet
6 4 (20.00%) DSL
6 4 (20.00%) HTTPS
6 4 (20.00%) SSL
6 4 (20.00%) Wireless
6 4 (20.00%) Structured Cabling
6 4 (20.00%) IMAP
7 3 (15.00%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (15.00%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (15.00%) NetScaler
7 3 (15.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (15.00%) TCP/IP
8 2 (10.00%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (15.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) Desktop Support
2 6 (30.00%) Support Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) Desktop Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Support Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Administrator
4 3 (15.00%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (15.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 3 (15.00%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Junior
6 1 (5.00%) Support Assistant
6 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (5.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) UNIX Administrator
6 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) IT Support Assistant
6 1 (5.00%) IT Assistant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 16 (80.00%) Windows
2 11 (55.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (35.00%) Windows 7
3 7 (35.00%) Windows XP
3 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (30.00%) Linux
5 4 (20.00%) Windows Vista
5 4 (20.00%) Windows 8
5 4 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (20.00%) Software Licensing
2 2 (10.00%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) SQL
2 3 (15.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (10.00%) Python
3 2 (10.00%) Java
3 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (55.00%) MCP
2 4 (20.00%) CCNA
2 4 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 16 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (15.00%) vSphere
3 3 (15.00%) FreeRADIUS
4 2 (10.00%) KVM
4 2 (10.00%) VMware ESX
4 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (10.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 3 (15.00%) Nagios
1 3 (15.00%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (50.00%) HP
3 7 (35.00%) Apple
3 7 (35.00%) Sophos
3 7 (35.00%) SonicWALL
4 6 (30.00%) Lotus
5 5 (25.00%) VMware
6 3 (15.00%) Brocade
6 3 (15.00%) Fujitsu
6 3 (15.00%) Cisco
6 3 (15.00%) Citrix
6 3 (15.00%) ProCurve
6 3 (15.00%) Veeam
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