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 22 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 24 43 35
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -8
Permanent jobs citing DNS 19 10 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 8.26% 3.04% 4.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 32.20% 31.25% 22.08%
Number of salaries quoted 14 10 15
Average salary £43,750 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% +23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
Communications & Networking Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
59 32 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 25.65% 9.73% 22.19%
Number of salaries quoted 50 29 60
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,400 £24,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £42,000
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 22 July 2014.

DNS Salary Histogram in Ipswich

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 22 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 41 (82.00%) Firewall
3 40 (80.00%) Linux
3 40 (80.00%) TCP/IP
4 38 (76.00%) Web Services
4 38 (76.00%) SAN
5 36 (72.00%) Shell Script
5 36 (72.00%) UNIX
6 35 (70.00%) VPN
7 33 (66.00%) PowerShell
8 31 (62.00%) Reverse Proxy
8 31 (62.00%) Active Directory
9 29 (58.00%) Hyper-V
10 28 (56.00%) Amazon AWS
10 28 (56.00%) DHCP
11 26 (52.00%) VMware ESXi
11 26 (52.00%) KVM
12 25 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
13 19 (38.00%) Cisco
13 19 (38.00%) MS Exchange
14 18 (36.00%) MCSE
14 18 (36.00%) CCNP
14 18 (36.00%) CCNA
14 18 (36.00%) Cisco Certification
14 18 (36.00%) Microsoft Certification
14 18 (36.00%) Release Management
15 17 (34.00%) Puppet
16 16 (32.00%) SQL
17 15 (30.00%) Replication
17 15 (30.00%) Opscode Chef

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (6.00%) Tomcat
6 2 (4.00%) nginx
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
Communications & Networking
1 41 (82.00%) Firewall
2 40 (80.00%) TCP/IP
3 38 (76.00%) SAN
4 35 (70.00%) VPN
5 31 (62.00%) Reverse Proxy
6 28 (56.00%) DHCP
7 6 (12.00%) Wireshark
8 4 (8.00%) Kerberos
8 4 (8.00%) NAS
9 3 (6.00%) SMTP
9 3 (6.00%) HTTP
10 2 (4.00%) iSCSI
10 2 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (4.00%) VoIP
10 2 (4.00%) Internet
10 2 (4.00%) tcpdump
11 1 (2.00%) RIP
11 1 (2.00%) IPv4
11 1 (2.00%) IPv6
11 1 (2.00%) 802.11
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.00%) NoSQL
2 4 (8.00%) PerformancePoint
2 4 (8.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
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
4 9 (18.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 9 (18.00%) UNIX Administrator
4 9 (18.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 9 (18.00%) Linux Administrator
5 4 (8.00%) SharePoint Administrator
5 4 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (6.00%) Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Architect
6 3 (6.00%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (6.00%) Support Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 2 (4.00%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (4.00%) Senior IT Manager
7 2 (4.00%) Infrastructure Manager
7 2 (4.00%) Systems 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%) Android
6 1 (2.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 18 (36.00%) Release Management
3 12 (24.00%) 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%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (8.00%) Risk Management
6 4 (8.00%) ERP
6 4 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (6.00%) DevOps
7 3 (6.00%) Service Management
7 3 (6.00%) Scrum
7 3 (6.00%) TOGAF
8 2 (4.00%) SOA
9 1 (2.00%) Android Development
9 1 (2.00%) Project Management
9 1 (2.00%) Service Delivery
9 1 (2.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (72.00%) 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%) Python
7 1 (2.00%) C
7 1 (2.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 18 (36.00%) MCSE
1 18 (36.00%) CCNP
1 18 (36.00%) CCNA
1 18 (36.00%) Cisco Certification
1 18 (36.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (16.00%) Sun Certification
3 4 (8.00%) Degree
4 2 (4.00%) MCTS
4 2 (4.00%) MCITP
4 2 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (4.00%) MCP
4 2 (4.00%) MCSA
5 1 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (62.00%) Active Directory
2 29 (58.00%) Hyper-V
3 26 (52.00%) VMware ESXi
3 26 (52.00%) 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%) SCCM
3 2 (4.00%) SCOM
3 2 (4.00%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 19 (38.00%) Cisco
2 14 (28.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (18.00%) VMware
4 1 (2.00%) NetApp
4 1 (2.00%) Red Hat