The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 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 Leicestershire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 67 79 60
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -19
Permanent jobs citing DNS 29 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.98% 0.27% 1.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.47% 1.24% 11.58%
Number of salaries quoted 29 2 6
Average salary £38,000 £31,125 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.08% -2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,425 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £39,825 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
Communications & Networking Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
166 161 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 17.06% 21.61% 13.97%
Number of salaries quoted 152 146 77
Average salary £40,500 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.71% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £42,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
DNS
East Midlands

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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leicester - 21 £39,000 - 1
Lutterworth - 4 £29,750 - 1
DNS
East Midlands

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 56 (76.71%) Windows
2 54 (73.97%) Microsoft
2 54 (73.97%) Active Directory
3 51 (69.86%) TCP/IP
4 41 (56.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 37 (50.68%) SQL Server
6 36 (49.32%) VMware
7 35 (47.95%) Windows Server 2012
8 34 (46.58%) Clustering
9 32 (43.84%) MS Exchange
10 29 (39.73%) Windows Server 2003
11 25 (34.25%) SAN
11 25 (34.25%) DHCP
12 24 (32.88%) Citrix
12 24 (32.88%) vSphere
13 23 (31.51%) SCOM
14 22 (30.14%) HP
14 22 (30.14%) Linux
15 21 (28.77%) Dell
15 21 (28.77%) Firewall
16 20 (27.40%) Exchange Server 2010
16 20 (27.40%) Hyper-V
16 20 (27.40%) PowerShell
17 19 (26.03%) Exchange Server 2007
18 18 (24.66%) Internet
18 18 (24.66%) MS Excel
18 18 (24.66%) SQL Server 2008
18 18 (24.66%) VMware Infrastructure
18 18 (24.66%) SQL Server 2012
19 17 (23.29%) XenApp

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 32 (43.84%) MS Exchange
2 20 (27.40%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (26.03%) Exchange Server 2007
4 17 (23.29%) Exchange Server 2013
5 16 (21.92%) IIS
6 7 (9.59%) SharePoint
7 5 (6.85%) Lync
8 3 (4.11%) Apache
9 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (1.37%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 18 (24.66%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.48%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (8.22%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.48%) Office 365
2 3 (4.11%) IaaS
2 3 (4.11%) SaaS
2 3 (4.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (69.86%) TCP/IP
2 25 (34.25%) DHCP
2 25 (34.25%) SAN
3 21 (28.77%) Firewall
4 18 (24.66%) Internet
5 16 (21.92%) NetScaler
6 13 (17.81%) Wireless
6 13 (17.81%) VoIP
6 13 (17.81%) WAN
7 10 (13.70%) PBX
8 9 (12.33%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (10.96%) LAN
10 6 (8.22%) VPN
11 5 (6.85%) VLAN
12 3 (4.11%) SSH
12 3 (4.11%) HTTPS
12 3 (4.11%) SSL
12 3 (4.11%) DMZ
12 3 (4.11%) FTP
12 3 (4.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (50.68%) SQL Server
2 18 (24.66%) SQL Server 2008
2 18 (24.66%) SQL Server 2012
3 16 (21.92%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (4.11%) Relational Database
4 3 (4.11%) MySQL
5 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 3 (4.11%) Games
1 3 (4.11%) Billing
2 2 (2.74%) Retail
3 1 (1.37%) French Language
Job Titles
1 22 (30.14%) Systems Engineer
2 13 (17.81%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 9 (12.33%) Analyst
3 9 (12.33%) Security Engineer
3 9 (12.33%) Voice Engineer
4 8 (10.96%) Support Analyst
5 7 (9.59%) IT Support
6 6 (8.22%) Support Engineer
6 6 (8.22%) Senior Voice Engineer
7 5 (6.85%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (4.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 3 (4.11%) Linux Administrator
8 3 (4.11%) IT Support Analyst
8 3 (4.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (2.74%) Senior Support Engineer
9 2 (2.74%) Senior Systems Administrator
9 2 (2.74%) Server Engineer
9 2 (2.74%) Team Leader
9 2 (2.74%) Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.11%) SOAP
1 3 (4.11%) Web Services
1 3 (4.11%) XML
1 3 (4.11%) WCF
1 3 (4.11%) LINQ
1 3 (4.11%) jQuery
1 3 (4.11%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 34 (46.58%) Clustering
2 3 (4.11%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.11%) Replication
3 2 (2.74%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.37%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.37%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.37%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.37%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 56 (76.71%) Windows
2 41 (56.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 35 (47.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 29 (39.73%) Windows Server 2003
5 22 (30.14%) Linux
6 5 (6.85%) Windows XP
7 3 (4.11%) Windows 2000
7 3 (4.11%) Windows Vista
8 1 (1.37%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (1.37%) Windows 7
8 1 (1.37%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (23.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 16 (21.92%) Change Management
3 8 (10.96%) CRM
4 7 (9.59%) Network Load Balancing
4 7 (9.59%) Problem Management
4 7 (9.59%) Data Protection
4 7 (9.59%) Capacity Planning
4 7 (9.59%) Incident Management
5 6 (8.22%) High Availability
6 3 (4.11%) Load Balancing
7 2 (2.74%) Change Control
7 2 (2.74%) Network Management
7 2 (2.74%) E-Commerce
8 1 (1.37%) ITIL
8 1 (1.37%) Migration
8 1 (1.37%) Business Continuity
8 1 (1.37%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 20 (27.40%) PowerShell
2 15 (20.55%) SQL
3 13 (17.81%) VBScript
4 4 (5.48%) T-SQL
5 3 (4.11%) C#
5 3 (4.11%) Delphi
5 3 (4.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (15.07%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (13.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (13.70%) CCNA
3 9 (12.33%) GCIA
3 9 (12.33%) GSEC
3 9 (12.33%) GCFW
3 9 (12.33%) GCWN
3 9 (12.33%) CEH
3 9 (12.33%) GWAPT
3 9 (12.33%) GPEN
4 7 (9.59%) MCSE
5 6 (8.22%) MCTS
5 6 (8.22%) MCITP
6 4 (5.48%) MCSA
7 3 (4.11%) Degree
7 3 (4.11%) MCP
8 1 (1.37%) CCA
8 1 (1.37%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.37%) CCIE
8 1 (1.37%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.33%) PCI DSS
2 4 (5.48%) SLA
System Software
1 54 (73.97%) Active Directory
2 24 (32.88%) vSphere
3 20 (27.40%) Hyper-V
4 18 (24.66%) VMware Infrastructure
5 17 (23.29%) XenApp
6 3 (4.11%) NFS
6 3 (4.11%) Samba
7 1 (1.37%) MetaFrame
7 1 (1.37%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 23 (31.51%) SCOM
2 17 (23.29%) SCCM
3 1 (1.37%) Backup Exec
3 1 (1.37%) WSUS
Vendors
1 54 (73.97%) Microsoft
2 36 (49.32%) VMware
3 24 (32.88%) Citrix
4 22 (30.14%) HP
5 21 (28.77%) Dell
6 13 (17.81%) Cisco
7 9 (12.33%) Fortinet
7 9 (12.33%) SolarWinds
8 8 (10.96%) Altiris
Leicester, Leicestershire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £39,000 per annum basic + on-call + bonus + shares + pension ++
Posted: 5 days ago
Lutterworth, Leicestershire
IT Connections
Salary: to £32,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Markfield, Leicestershire
Macintosh UK
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago