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

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 45 40 52
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +12
Permanent jobs citing DNS 10 15 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 2.57% 3.80% 5.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.87% 15.79% 18.07%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 30
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £45,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
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
53 95 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 13.62% 24.05% 30.07%
Number of salaries quoted 42 87 156
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

DNS Salary Histogram in Leicester

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 8 (50.00%) DHCP
2 8 (50.00%) Linux
3 6 (37.50%) MS Office
3 6 (37.50%) WAN
3 6 (37.50%) LAN
3 6 (37.50%) Telecoms
3 6 (37.50%) DevOps
4 5 (31.25%) OO PHP
4 5 (31.25%) Ansible
4 5 (31.25%) Front End Development
4 5 (31.25%) VirtualBox
4 5 (31.25%) Laravel
4 5 (31.25%) Behat
4 5 (31.25%) Rackspace
4 5 (31.25%) AngularJS
4 5 (31.25%) Jenkins
4 5 (31.25%) Vagrant
4 5 (31.25%) Ajax
4 5 (31.25%) Degree
4 5 (31.25%) Joomla!
4 5 (31.25%) Computer Science
4 5 (31.25%) Symfony
4 5 (31.25%) WordPress
4 5 (31.25%) Drupal
4 5 (31.25%) CentOS
4 5 (31.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (31.25%) Mac OS
4 5 (31.25%) Magento
4 5 (31.25%) Git (software)

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 5 (31.25%) CMS
1 5 (31.25%) Drupal
1 5 (31.25%) Joomla!
1 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
1 5 (31.25%) SilverStripe
1 5 (31.25%) WordPress
2 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) MS Office
2 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (12.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) DHCP
2 6 (37.50%) LAN
2 6 (37.50%) WAN
3 5 (31.25%) VoIP
4 4 (25.00%) Broadband
4 4 (25.00%) Internet
4 4 (25.00%) Junos
4 4 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (12.50%) SAN
6 1 (6.25%) PBX
6 1 (6.25%) PSTN
6 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) MySQL
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Git (software)
1 5 (31.25%) Jenkins
1 5 (31.25%) PHPUnit
1 5 (31.25%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 3 (18.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) 2nd Line Support
1 5 (31.25%) Developer
1 5 (31.25%) PHP Developer
1 5 (31.25%) Support Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Senior Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Senior PHP Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server Engineer
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server Support
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (12.50%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) IT Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Senior IT Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Senior IT Infrastructure Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Senior IT Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Manager
3 2 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) Ajax
1 5 (31.25%) AngularJS
1 5 (31.25%) Behat
1 5 (31.25%) Laravel
1 5 (31.25%) Symfony
2 1 (6.25%) FreeSWITCH
2 1 (6.25%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (50.00%) Linux
2 5 (31.25%) CentOS
2 5 (31.25%) Mac OS
2 5 (31.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (31.25%) Windows
3 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
3 3 (18.75%) Windows 8
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) DevOps
2 5 (31.25%) Front End Development
2 5 (31.25%) OO
2 5 (31.25%) OO PHP
3 4 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 4 (25.00%) ITIL
4 2 (12.50%) Programme Management
4 2 (12.50%) Project Management
4 2 (12.50%) Project Planning
5 1 (6.25%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (6.25%) Logistics
5 1 (6.25%) Ticket Management
5 1 (6.25%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) JavaScript
1 5 (31.25%) PHP
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Degree
2 4 (25.00%) MCP
2 4 (25.00%) MCSA
2 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) VirtualBox
2 4 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
3 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (12.50%) VMware ESX
5 1 (6.25%) Kamailio
5 1 (6.25%) OpenSIPS
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) Ansible
1 5 (31.25%) Plesk
2 1 (6.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 5 (31.25%) Rackspace
2 5 (31.25%) VMware
3 3 (18.75%) Cisco
4 2 (12.50%) EMC
4 2 (12.50%) HP
4 2 (12.50%) NetApp
4 2 (12.50%) Oracle
4 2 (12.50%) SAP
5 1 (6.25%) BT