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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 79 75 73
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Permanent jobs citing DNS 7 5 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.80% 0.72% 2.07%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.86% 4.46% 12.23%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 17
Average salary £39,000 £25,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+56.00% -20.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,150 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £37,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,375 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.78% +3.92%
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
144 112 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 16.38% 16.18% 16.91%
Number of salaries quoted 123 109 114
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +26.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £45,000 £60,000
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 21 August 2014.

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 21 August 2014. 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 -4 4 £42,500 +36.00%
Lutterworth - 2 £26,500 -
DNS
East Midlands

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 26 (89.66%) Windows
1 26 (89.66%) Active Directory
2 21 (72.41%) SQL Server
3 19 (65.52%) DHCP
3 19 (65.52%) TCP/IP
3 19 (65.52%) Microsoft
3 19 (65.52%) VMware
3 19 (65.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (62.07%) MS Exchange
5 16 (55.17%) VMware Infrastructure
6 15 (51.72%) Hyper-V
7 12 (41.38%) vSphere
8 11 (37.93%) SAN
8 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2003
8 11 (37.93%) Firewall
8 11 (37.93%) Exchange Server 2007
8 11 (37.93%) Exchange Server 2010
8 11 (37.93%) SQL Server 2012
9 10 (34.48%) Windows XP
9 10 (34.48%) WAN
9 10 (34.48%) HP
9 10 (34.48%) Windows Vista
9 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (31.03%) Citrix
10 9 (31.03%) Disaster Recovery
10 9 (31.03%) Clustering
10 9 (31.03%) PowerShell
10 9 (31.03%) XenApp
11 8 (27.59%) Wireless
12 7 (24.14%) Linux

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 18 (62.07%) MS Exchange
2 11 (37.93%) Exchange Server 2007
2 11 (37.93%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (20.69%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (17.24%) IIS
5 4 (13.79%) Lync
6 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
7 1 (3.45%) CMS
7 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (17.24%) Office 365
2 1 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (65.52%) DHCP
1 19 (65.52%) TCP/IP
2 11 (37.93%) SAN
2 11 (37.93%) Firewall
3 10 (34.48%) WAN
4 8 (27.59%) Wireless
5 7 (24.14%) LAN
6 5 (17.24%) Internet
6 5 (17.24%) NetScaler
6 5 (17.24%) NetScreen
7 4 (13.79%) Structured Cabling
8 3 (10.34%) FTP
9 1 (3.45%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (72.41%) SQL Server
2 11 (37.93%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (20.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (20.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (17.24%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (31.03%) Support Engineer
2 7 (24.14%) Senior Support Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Systems Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) IT Support
4 5 (17.24%) Server Support
5 3 (10.34%) Desktop Support
5 3 (10.34%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (6.90%) Server Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Desktop Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Desktop Support
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Windows Server Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) SharePoint Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Senior SharePoint Developer
7 1 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Windows Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) HTML
1 1 (3.45%) .NET
1 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.45%) CSS
1 1 (3.45%) Web Services
1 1 (3.45%) XML
1 1 (3.45%) XSD
1 1 (3.45%) X-Windows
1 1 (3.45%) Ajax
1 1 (3.45%) jQuery
1 1 (3.45%) HTML5
1 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 9 (31.03%) Clustering
2 3 (10.34%) Thin Client
2 3 (10.34%) Fat Client
3 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 26 (89.66%) Windows
2 19 (65.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (37.93%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (34.48%) Windows Vista
4 10 (34.48%) Windows XP
4 10 (34.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (24.14%) Linux
6 5 (17.24%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.45%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (20.69%) Change Management
3 5 (17.24%) Incident Management
3 5 (17.24%) Migration
3 5 (17.24%) Problem Management
3 5 (17.24%) Data Protection
3 5 (17.24%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (13.79%) Network Load Balancing
5 2 (6.90%) Change Control
5 2 (6.90%) ITIL
6 1 (3.45%) CRM
6 1 (3.45%) Business Continuity
6 1 (3.45%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 9 (31.03%) PowerShell
2 5 (17.24%) VBScript
3 2 (6.90%) SQL
4 1 (3.45%) C#
4 1 (3.45%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (3.45%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) MCSE
2 1 (3.45%) MCSA
2 1 (3.45%) CCNP
2 1 (3.45%) CCNA
2 1 (3.45%) CCA
2 1 (3.45%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) SLA
2 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 26 (89.66%) Active Directory
2 16 (55.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (51.72%) Hyper-V
4 12 (41.38%) vSphere
5 9 (31.03%) XenApp
6 4 (13.79%) XenDesktop
7 1 (3.45%) MetaFrame
7 1 (3.45%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (24.14%) SCCM
2 5 (17.24%) SCOM
3 1 (3.45%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (65.52%) Microsoft
1 19 (65.52%) VMware
2 10 (34.48%) HP
3 9 (31.03%) Citrix
4 6 (20.69%) Altiris
4 6 (20.69%) Dell
5 5 (17.24%) Cisco
6 4 (13.79%) Open-E
7 2 (6.90%) NetApp
8 1 (3.45%) CheckPoint
8 1 (3.45%) EMC
Leicestershire
Senitor Associates
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