The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 54 54 65
Rank change year-on-year
0 +11
Permanent jobs citing DNS 7 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.69% 1.42% 1.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.61% 13.95% 6.42%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 6
Median salary £28,250 - £39,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 - £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 - £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
DNS
Leicestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicester region.

Communications & Networking Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
66 43 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 15.98% 10.19% 19.85%
Number of salaries quoted 61 29 90
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% -8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

The demand trend of job ads across the Leicester region citing DNS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

DNS
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

DNS Salary Trend in Leicester

DNS
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016.

DNS Salary Histogram in Leicester

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT jobs citing DNS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Leicester region with a requirement for DNS.

1 12 (92.31%) Active Directory
2 10 (76.92%) DHCP
3 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
3 8 (61.54%) MS Office
3 8 (61.54%) Windows
4 7 (53.85%) VMware
4 7 (53.85%) Windows Server
5 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (46.15%) Hyper-V
5 6 (46.15%) Windows 7
5 6 (46.15%) MCSA
5 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (46.15%) LAN
6 5 (38.46%) VoIP
6 5 (38.46%) WAN
6 5 (38.46%) Broadband
6 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (30.77%) Internet
7 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
7 4 (30.77%) Incident Management
7 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
7 4 (30.77%) ITIL
7 4 (30.77%) MCP
7 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (30.77%) Remote Desktop
8 3 (23.08%) Windows 8
8 3 (23.08%) vSphere
8 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (23.08%) Citrix
8 3 (23.08%) Thin Client

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
3 1 (7.69%) Apache
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (61.54%) MS Office
2 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) DHCP
2 6 (46.15%) LAN
3 5 (38.46%) Broadband
3 5 (38.46%) VoIP
3 5 (38.46%) WAN
4 4 (30.77%) Internet
4 4 (30.77%) Remote Desktop
5 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
6 2 (15.38%) Firewall
6 2 (15.38%) Junos
6 2 (15.38%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (15.38%) Wireless
7 1 (7.69%) Asterisk PBX
7 1 (7.69%) FTP
7 1 (7.69%) LDAP
7 1 (7.69%) PBX
7 1 (7.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (15.38%) Administrator
1 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Support
1 2 (15.38%) IT Engineer
1 2 (15.38%) IT Manager
1 2 (15.38%) IT Support
1 2 (15.38%) IT Support Manager
1 2 (15.38%) Junior
1 2 (15.38%) Junior IT Engineer
1 2 (15.38%) Support Manager
1 2 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (15.38%) Systems Support
2 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (7.69%) Field Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Field Service Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Senior Desktop Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Senior Desktop Support
2 1 (7.69%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Senior Support Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
2 1 (7.69%) VoIP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Fat Client
1 3 (23.08%) Thin Client
2 2 (15.38%) Smartphone
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) Driving Licence
3 1 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Windows Server
3 6 (46.15%) Windows 7
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (23.08%) Windows 8
6 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
7 1 (7.69%) CentOS
7 1 (7.69%) Linux
7 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Incident Management
1 4 (30.77%) ITIL
2 2 (15.38%) Time Management
3 1 (7.69%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (7.69%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) Perl
2 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) MCSA
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (30.77%) MCP
3 1 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 12 (92.31%) Active Directory
2 6 (46.15%) Hyper-V
3 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (23.08%) vSphere
4 2 (15.38%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (7.69%) iptables
5 1 (7.69%) Openswan
5 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (7.69%) XenApp
5 1 (7.69%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Cacti
1 1 (7.69%) Fail2ban
1 1 (7.69%) Linux-HA
1 1 (7.69%) Nagios
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
1 1 (7.69%) vMotion
1 1 (7.69%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) VMware
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco
3 3 (23.08%) Citrix
4 2 (15.38%) Juniper
5 1 (7.69%) HP