The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 51 60 62
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +2
Permanent jobs citing DNS 6 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 1.47% 1.09% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.77% 5.36% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 1
Average salary - £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -5.33%
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
47 112 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 11.55% 20.33% 21.29%
Number of salaries quoted 31 93 77
Average salary £40,500 £46,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.95% +22.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DNS across the Leicester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
3 6 (54.55%) DHCP
3 6 (54.55%) VMware
4 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (45.45%) Citrix
4 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
5 4 (36.36%) Windows XP
5 4 (36.36%) ITIL
5 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
5 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
6 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
6 3 (27.27%) SQL
7 2 (18.18%) .NET
7 2 (18.18%) IIS
7 2 (18.18%) Linux
7 2 (18.18%) Cisco
7 2 (18.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (18.18%) SAN
7 2 (18.18%) Mac OS X
7 2 (18.18%) NAS
7 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (18.18%) Rackspace
7 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
7 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (18.18%) TeamCity
7 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (18.18%) HTTP

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 2 (18.18%) IIS
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) DHCP
2 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
3 2 (18.18%) SAN
3 2 (18.18%) VLAN
3 2 (18.18%) NAS
3 2 (18.18%) HTTP
4 1 (9.09%) Wireless
4 1 (9.09%) FTP
4 1 (9.09%) LAN
4 1 (9.09%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) TeamCity
1 2 (18.18%) Octopus Deploy
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Field Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Team Leader
2 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Network Team Leader
2 2 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Thin Client
2 1 (9.09%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
3 4 (36.36%) Windows XP
4 2 (18.18%) Mac OS X
4 2 (18.18%) Linux
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
3 2 (18.18%) DevOps
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Incident Management
4 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
4 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) Ruby
2 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (18.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
4 1 (9.09%) XenApp
4 1 (9.09%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) VMware
2 5 (45.45%) Citrix
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco
3 2 (18.18%) Rackspace
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 1 (9.09%) SAP
Leicester
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Salary: Competitive
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