The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Leicester region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 51 - 47
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing DNS 21 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 3.59% - 1.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.41% - 11.63%
Number of salaries quoted 21 0 1
Average salary £38,000 - £23,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Communications & Networking Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
128 125 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 21.88% 27.84% 12.57%
Number of salaries quoted 117 120 35
Average salary £42,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,100 £27,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £43,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
DNS
Leicestershire

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 18 April 2014.

DNS Salary Histogram in Leicester

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 46 (85.19%) Microsoft
2 45 (83.33%) Windows
3 44 (81.48%) Active Directory
4 39 (72.22%) TCP/IP
4 39 (72.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 33 (61.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 30 (55.56%) Clustering
7 29 (53.70%) SQL Server
8 27 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 25 (46.30%) VMware
10 24 (44.44%) Citrix
11 22 (40.74%) SAN
11 22 (40.74%) SCOM
12 21 (38.89%) vSphere
13 18 (33.33%) MS Exchange
13 18 (33.33%) PowerShell
14 17 (31.48%) SQL Server 2008
14 17 (31.48%) XenApp
14 17 (31.48%) HP
14 17 (31.48%) Dell
15 16 (29.63%) Linux
15 16 (29.63%) Exchange Server 2013
15 16 (29.63%) Exchange Server 2010
15 16 (29.63%) Exchange Server 2007
16 15 (27.78%) SCCM
16 15 (27.78%) SQL Server 2005
16 15 (27.78%) NetScaler
16 15 (27.78%) SQL Server 2012
16 15 (27.78%) IIS
16 15 (27.78%) Change Management

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 18 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 16 (29.63%) Exchange Server 2013
2 16 (29.63%) Exchange Server 2010
2 16 (29.63%) Exchange Server 2007
3 15 (27.78%) IIS
4 4 (7.41%) Lync
5 3 (5.56%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.85%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 11 (20.37%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.56%) IaaS
1 3 (5.56%) SaaS
1 3 (5.56%) PaaS
2 1 (1.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 39 (72.22%) TCP/IP
2 22 (40.74%) SAN
3 15 (27.78%) NetScaler
4 13 (24.07%) Wireless
5 11 (20.37%) WAN
5 11 (20.37%) Internet
6 10 (18.52%) DHCP
6 10 (18.52%) PBX
6 10 (18.52%) VoIP
7 9 (16.67%) Firewall
7 9 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
8 6 (11.11%) LAN
9 2 (3.70%) FTP
10 1 (1.85%) Unified Communications
10 1 (1.85%) VLAN
10 1 (1.85%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (53.70%) SQL Server
2 17 (31.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (27.78%) SQL Server 2005
3 15 (27.78%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (5.56%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (5.56%) Billing
2 1 (1.85%) French Language
Job Titles
1 21 (38.89%) Systems Engineer
2 12 (22.22%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 9 (16.67%) Security Engineer
3 9 (16.67%) Voice Engineer
4 6 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 6 (11.11%) Analyst
4 6 (11.11%) Senior Voice Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) IT Support
6 3 (5.56%) Support Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) IT Support Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) Desktop Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Team Leader
7 2 (3.70%) Development Team Leader
7 2 (3.70%) Server Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Desktop Support
7 2 (3.70%) Software Team Leader
7 2 (3.70%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.56%) RESTful
1 3 (5.56%) WCF
1 3 (5.56%) LINQ
1 3 (5.56%) jQuery
1 3 (5.56%) SOAP
1 3 (5.56%) Web Services
1 3 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (55.56%) Clustering
2 3 (5.56%) Fat Client
2 3 (5.56%) Thin Client
3 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.70%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.85%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 45 (83.33%) Windows
2 39 (72.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 33 (61.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 27 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (29.63%) Linux
6 3 (5.56%) Windows 2000
7 1 (1.85%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.78%) Change Management
2 12 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (12.96%) Network Load Balancing
3 7 (12.96%) CRM
4 6 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 6 (11.11%) Data Protection
4 6 (11.11%) Problem Management
4 6 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (5.56%) High Availability
5 3 (5.56%) Migration
6 1 (1.85%) Network Management
6 1 (1.85%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 18 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 12 (22.22%) VBScript
3 9 (16.67%) SQL
4 3 (5.56%) C#
4 3 (5.56%) Delphi
4 3 (5.56%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.70%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (16.67%) CCNA
1 9 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (16.67%) GCIA
1 9 (16.67%) GSEC
1 9 (16.67%) GCFW
1 9 (16.67%) GCWN
1 9 (16.67%) GWAPT
1 9 (16.67%) GPEN
1 9 (16.67%) CEH
2 3 (5.56%) MCITP
2 3 (5.56%) MCTS
2 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.56%) MCSE
3 2 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 44 (81.48%) Active Directory
2 21 (38.89%) vSphere
3 17 (31.48%) XenApp
4 13 (24.07%) Hyper-V
5 9 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (3.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 22 (40.74%) SCOM
2 15 (27.78%) SCCM
Vendors
1 46 (85.19%) Microsoft
2 25 (46.30%) VMware
3 24 (44.44%) Citrix
4 17 (31.48%) HP
4 17 (31.48%) Dell
5 12 (22.22%) Cisco
6 9 (16.67%) SolarWinds
6 9 (16.67%) Fortinet
7 6 (11.11%) Altiris
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