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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 60 29 43
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +14
Permanent jobs citing DNS 9 22 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 1.97% 6.90% 1.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.07% 34.38% 9.80%
Number of salaries quoted 9 17 5
Average salary £32,500 £17,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+85.71% -50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £17,500 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £50,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
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
56 64 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 12.28% 20.06% 18.96%
Number of salaries quoted 52 42 46
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £17,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £77,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 9 February 2016.

DNS Salary Histogram in Ipswich

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 17 (100.00%) DHCP
2 16 (94.12%) Windows
3 15 (88.24%) MS Exchange
3 15 (88.24%) Active Directory
4 14 (82.35%) Hyper-V
4 14 (82.35%) Windows Server
5 13 (76.47%) Exchange Server 2010
6 10 (58.82%) LAN
6 10 (58.82%) WAN
7 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (52.94%) Windows 7
7 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (47.06%) SAN
8 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
9 7 (41.18%) VPN
10 6 (35.29%) VMware
10 6 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
11 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
11 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
12 4 (23.53%) Windows XP
12 4 (23.53%) SQL
12 4 (23.53%) MS Office
12 4 (23.53%) Apple
12 4 (23.53%) HP
12 4 (23.53%) Citrix
12 4 (23.53%) Sophos
12 4 (23.53%) SonicWALL
12 4 (23.53%) Remote Desktop
13 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2003

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 15 (88.24%) MS Exchange
2 13 (76.47%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (11.76%) IBM Notes
5 1 (5.88%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
2 4 (23.53%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (11.76%) IaaS
2 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (5.88%) PaaS
3 1 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (100.00%) DHCP
2 10 (58.82%) LAN
2 10 (58.82%) WAN
3 8 (47.06%) SAN
4 7 (41.18%) VPN
5 4 (23.53%) Remote Desktop
6 3 (17.65%) Fibre Channel
6 3 (17.65%) Firewall
7 2 (11.76%) BIG-IP
7 2 (11.76%) IPv6
7 2 (11.76%) SSL
8 1 (5.88%) Internet
8 1 (5.88%) IPsec
8 1 (5.88%) Reverse Proxy
8 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Systems Administrator
2 7 (41.18%) Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) Active Directory Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) IT Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) IT Support
3 3 (17.65%) IT Support Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Support Analyst
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Server Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Desktop Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Desktop Support
4 2 (11.76%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (11.76%) IT Technician
4 2 (11.76%) Systems Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Exchange Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.88%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 14 (82.35%) Windows Server
3 9 (52.94%) Windows 7
3 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (52.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (23.53%) Windows XP
6 2 (11.76%) Linux
7 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.76%) Load Balancing
2 1 (5.88%) ITIL
2 1 (5.88%) ITIL V3
2 1 (5.88%) ITSM
2 1 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
2 1 (5.88%) Release Management
2 1 (5.88%) Service Management
2 1 (5.88%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
2 2 (11.76%) Tcl
3 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) MCP
2 1 (5.88%) CCNA
2 1 (5.88%) CCNP
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.88%) MCSE
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (88.24%) Active Directory
2 14 (82.35%) Hyper-V
3 6 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (11.76%) vSphere
6 1 (5.88%) Docker
6 1 (5.88%) KVM
6 1 (5.88%) vCloud
6 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Backup Exec
1 1 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.88%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
2 6 (35.29%) VMware
3 4 (23.53%) Apple
3 4 (23.53%) Citrix
3 4 (23.53%) HP
3 4 (23.53%) SonicWALL
3 4 (23.53%) Sophos
4 3 (17.65%) Cisco
5 2 (11.76%) F5
5 2 (11.76%) Lotus
6 1 (5.88%) Forcepoint
6 1 (5.88%) IBM
6 1 (5.88%) Symantec