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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 53 56 73
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +17
Permanent jobs citing DNS 22 40 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 3.10% 4.75% 0.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.28% 19.32% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 20 39 4
Average salary £33,250 £38,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £21,600 £27,550
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,600 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,661 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% -1.33%
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
144 207 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 20.28% 24.58% 16.89%
Number of salaries quoted 127 195 100
Average salary £38,750 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.97% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 27 January 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 27 January 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 +14 13 £36,250 -4.60% 6
Loughborough +6 5 £27,500 -21.42% 1
Hinckley - 2 £36,500 -
DNS
East Midlands

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 29 (90.63%) Windows
2 21 (65.63%) Active Directory
3 17 (53.13%) VMware
4 16 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 16 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 15 (46.88%) TCP/IP
6 14 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
7 13 (40.63%) DHCP
7 13 (40.63%) MS Excel
8 12 (37.50%) WAN
8 12 (37.50%) Firewall
9 11 (34.38%) Citrix
10 10 (31.25%) MS Office
10 10 (31.25%) Hyper-V
11 9 (28.13%) LAN
11 9 (28.13%) Internet
12 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
13 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2008
13 7 (21.88%) XenApp
14 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
15 5 (15.63%) SAN
15 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2012
16 4 (12.50%) Network Load Balancing
16 4 (12.50%) Clustering
16 4 (12.50%) SQL
16 4 (12.50%) Windows XP
17 3 (9.38%) ITIL
17 3 (9.38%) VPN
17 3 (9.38%) Linux
17 3 (9.38%) Wireless

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 16 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.13%) Apache Solr
3 1 (3.13%) Lync
3 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.13%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (3.13%) IIS
3 1 (3.13%) Apache
3 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (40.63%) MS Excel
2 10 (31.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (46.88%) TCP/IP
2 13 (40.63%) DHCP
3 12 (37.50%) WAN
3 12 (37.50%) Firewall
4 9 (28.13%) Internet
4 9 (28.13%) LAN
5 5 (15.63%) SAN
6 3 (9.38%) VPN
6 3 (9.38%) NAS
6 3 (9.38%) Wireless
7 1 (3.13%) SSH
7 1 (3.13%) VLAN
7 1 (3.13%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (3.13%) NetScreen
7 1 (3.13%) HTTPS
7 1 (3.13%) HTTP
7 1 (3.13%) VoIP
7 1 (3.13%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) MS Access
3 1 (3.13%) MySQL
3 1 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Subversion
1 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (6.25%) Billing
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Support Engineer
2 9 (28.13%) Support Analyst
2 9 (28.13%) Technical Support
2 9 (28.13%) Analyst
3 7 (21.88%) Technical Support Analyst
3 7 (21.88%) Technical Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Team Leader
4 4 (12.50%) Senior Support Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Network Team Leader
6 2 (6.25%) Project Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Support Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Administrator
6 2 (6.25%) Field Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Systems Support
7 1 (3.13%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (3.13%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) HTML
1 1 (3.13%) Web Services
1 1 (3.13%) X-Windows
1 1 (3.13%) LAMP
1 1 (3.13%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Clustering
2 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 29 (90.63%) Windows
2 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (15.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (12.50%) Windows XP
6 3 (9.38%) Linux
6 3 (9.38%) Windows 8
6 3 (9.38%) Windows Vista
6 3 (9.38%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
7 1 (3.13%) UNIX
7 1 (3.13%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (3.13%) CentOS
7 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (12.50%) Network Load Balancing
2 3 (9.38%) Incident Management
2 3 (9.38%) ITIL
2 3 (9.38%) Service Delivery
2 3 (9.38%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (6.25%) SEO
3 2 (6.25%) CRM
3 2 (6.25%) ERP
3 2 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (6.25%) Line Management
4 1 (3.13%) Matrix Management
4 1 (3.13%) Change Control
4 1 (3.13%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (3.13%) Configuration Management
4 1 (3.13%) Project Management
4 1 (3.13%) E-Commerce
4 1 (3.13%) Business Continuity
4 1 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.50%) SQL
2 2 (6.25%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.13%) VBScript
3 1 (3.13%) Ruby
3 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.13%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (9.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (9.38%) PCI DSS
2 2 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (65.63%) Active Directory
2 14 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (31.25%) Hyper-V
4 7 (21.88%) XenApp
5 2 (6.25%) vSphere
6 1 (3.13%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) Nagios
2 1 (3.13%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.13%) WSUS
2 1 (3.13%) SCCM
2 1 (3.13%) Puppet
2 1 (3.13%) Vagrant
2 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.13%) Ansible
Vendors
1 17 (53.13%) VMware
2 16 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (34.38%) Citrix
4 2 (6.25%) HP
4 2 (6.25%) SAP
4 2 (6.25%) Cisco
5 1 (3.13%) Dell
5 1 (3.13%) Avaya
5 1 (3.13%) NetApp
5 1 (3.13%) Apple
5 1 (3.13%) LANDesk
5 1 (3.13%) hybris
5 1 (3.13%) Open-E
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