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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 67 76 74
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -2
Permanent jobs citing DNS 7 10 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.00% 1.04% 1.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.77% 5.65% 6.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 8
Average salary £16,500 £33,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% +46.66%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -5.33%
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
65 177 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 9.30% 18.42% 19.24%
Number of salaries quoted 48 143 125
Average salary £40,000 £38,250 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.57% +0.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £23,500
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
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 30 July 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 6 - - 1
DNS
East Midlands

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 17 (94.44%) Windows
2 14 (77.78%) Active Directory
3 13 (72.22%) DHCP
4 12 (66.67%) VMware
5 10 (55.56%) Citrix
5 10 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (55.56%) TCP/IP
6 8 (44.44%) SQL
6 8 (44.44%) Hyper-V
7 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (33.33%) MS Exchange
7 6 (33.33%) Firewall
8 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
8 5 (27.78%) VMware Workstation
8 5 (27.78%) Backup Exec
9 4 (22.22%) Windows 7
9 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (22.22%) Windows XP
9 4 (22.22%) ITIL
10 3 (16.67%) Wireless
10 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
10 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (11.11%) TeamCity
11 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
11 2 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 2 (11.11%) HTTP
11 2 (11.11%) PCI DSS
11 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (11.11%) Ruby
11 2 (11.11%) Incident Management

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 6 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.11%) IIS
3 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.56%) MS Project
2 1 (5.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (72.22%) DHCP
2 10 (55.56%) TCP/IP
3 6 (33.33%) Firewall
4 3 (16.67%) Wireless
5 2 (11.11%) VLAN
5 2 (11.11%) NAS
5 2 (11.11%) SAN
5 2 (11.11%) WAN
5 2 (11.11%) HTTP
5 2 (11.11%) LAN
6 1 (5.56%) VoIP
6 1 (5.56%) FTP
6 1 (5.56%) BGP
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) TeamCity
1 2 (11.11%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
1 1 (5.56%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Field Engineer
1 4 (22.22%) Team Leader
2 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
2 2 (11.11%) Administrator
2 2 (11.11%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 2 (11.11%) Network Team Leader
2 2 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (5.56%) Network Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
3 1 (5.56%) Desktop Support
3 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) IT Technician
3 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Thin Client
2 1 (5.56%) Fat Client
2 1 (5.56%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 17 (94.44%) Windows
2 10 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (22.22%) Windows 7
3 4 (22.22%) Windows XP
4 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (11.11%) Mac OS X
5 2 (11.11%) Linux
5 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (5.56%) UNIX
6 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) ITIL
2 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 2 (11.11%) DevOps
3 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.56%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (44.44%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) Ruby
2 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) CCNP
1 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (11.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 8 (44.44%) Hyper-V
3 6 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (27.78%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (5.56%) XenApp
5 1 (5.56%) XenDesktop
5 1 (5.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) Backup Exec
2 2 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (5.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (66.67%) VMware
2 10 (55.56%) Citrix
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.11%) Rackspace
4 1 (5.56%) SAP
4 1 (5.56%) Apple
Coalville, Leicestershire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Leicester
360 Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago