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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 60 78 81
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +3
Permanent jobs citing DNS 9 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.30% 0.82% 0.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.59% 4.76% 3.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 4
Average salary £29,000 £27,500 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.45% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,800 £47,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
DNS
East Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
85 147 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 12.30% 17.21% 15.87%
Number of salaries quoted 64 128 105
Average salary £32,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £24,000 £25,450
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DNS across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

DNS
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

DNS Salary Trend in Leicestershire

DNS
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

DNS
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +11 7 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Coalville - 1 £29,000 - 1
DNS
East Midlands

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) DHCP
2 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 8 (57.14%) VMware
4 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
5 6 (42.86%) SQL
6 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
6 5 (35.71%) Firewall
7 4 (28.57%) Backup Exec
7 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
7 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
7 4 (28.57%) ITIL
7 4 (28.57%) Windows XP
7 4 (28.57%) Linux
7 4 (28.57%) Citrix
7 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
8 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
8 3 (21.43%) VLAN
8 3 (21.43%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (14.29%) Wireless
9 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
9 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
9 2 (14.29%) Ruby
9 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
9 2 (14.29%) vSphere
9 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 (35.71%) MS Exchange
2 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (14.29%) IIS
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) DHCP
2 6 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 5 (35.71%) Firewall
4 3 (21.43%) VLAN
5 2 (14.29%) Wireless
5 2 (14.29%) HTTP
5 2 (14.29%) VoIP
6 1 (7.14%) WAN
6 1 (7.14%) SAN
6 1 (7.14%) BGP
6 1 (7.14%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) TeamCity
1 2 (14.29%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Automotive
2 1 (7.14%) Retail
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Field Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Support
4 1 (7.14%) IT Technician
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Support
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Network Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) EPoS
2 1 (7.14%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (28.57%) Linux
3 4 (28.57%) Windows XP
3 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (14.29%) Mac OS X
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (7.14%) CentOS
5 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
5 1 (7.14%) AIX
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) Mentoring
3 2 (14.29%) DevOps
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) Ruby
2 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) CCNP
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
3 3 (21.43%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (14.29%) vSphere
5 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (7.14%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Backup Exec
2 2 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (7.14%) SCCM
3 1 (7.14%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) VMware
2 4 (28.57%) Citrix
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco
3 2 (14.29%) Rackspace
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.14%) Juniper
4 1 (7.14%) Apple
4 1 (7.14%) McAfee
4 1 (7.14%) Kaspersky
4 1 (7.14%) Veeam
4 1 (7.14%) Trend Micro
Coalville, Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £17000 - £18000 per annum + Great Company + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £36k - 38k per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Lutterworth, Leicestershire
C Walton Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago