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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 59 53 60
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +7
Permanent jobs citing DNS 12 21 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.68% 3.06% 4.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.43% 14.58% 20.11%
Number of salaries quoted 12 20 37
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -7.89%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
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
115 144 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 16.06% 20.99% 22.31%
Number of salaries quoted 98 130 179
Average salary £42,250 £39,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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 -2 10 £45,000 +20.00%
Loughborough -2 1 £22,500 -18.18%
Coalville - 1 £35,000 -
DNS
East Midlands

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 11 (55.00%) DHCP
2 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (45.00%) Windows
4 8 (40.00%) Linux
4 8 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 8 (40.00%) VMware
5 7 (35.00%) MS Office
5 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
6 6 (30.00%) LAN
6 6 (30.00%) WAN
6 6 (30.00%) Telecoms
6 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (30.00%) Hyper-V
6 6 (30.00%) DevOps
7 5 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
7 5 (25.00%) Front End Development
7 5 (25.00%) Windows Server
7 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
7 5 (25.00%) Mac OS
7 5 (25.00%) Plesk
7 5 (25.00%) PHPUnit
7 5 (25.00%) SilverStripe
7 5 (25.00%) VirtualBox
7 5 (25.00%) Laravel
7 5 (25.00%) Behat
7 5 (25.00%) Rackspace
7 5 (25.00%) Magento
7 5 (25.00%) AngularJS
7 5 (25.00%) Jenkins
7 5 (25.00%) Vagrant

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 8 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (25.00%) CMS
2 5 (25.00%) Drupal
2 5 (25.00%) Joomla!
2 5 (25.00%) SilverStripe
2 5 (25.00%) WordPress
3 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (35.00%) MS Office
2 4 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (10.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (55.00%) DHCP
2 6 (30.00%) LAN
2 6 (30.00%) WAN
3 5 (25.00%) Remote Desktop
3 5 (25.00%) VoIP
4 4 (20.00%) Broadband
4 4 (20.00%) Internet
4 4 (20.00%) Junos
4 4 (20.00%) SAN
5 2 (10.00%) iSCSI
5 2 (10.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (10.00%) VLAN
6 1 (5.00%) Firewall
6 1 (5.00%) PBX
6 1 (5.00%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) MySQL
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 5 (25.00%) Jenkins
1 5 (25.00%) PHPUnit
1 5 (25.00%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (15.00%) Marketing
3 2 (10.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Support Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (25.00%) Developer
2 5 (25.00%) PHP Developer
3 4 (20.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Hyper-V Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Senior PHP Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Windows Server Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Windows Server Support
4 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) IT Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Exchange Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Support Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) Ajax
1 5 (25.00%) AngularJS
1 5 (25.00%) Behat
1 5 (25.00%) Laravel
1 5 (25.00%) Symfony
2 1 (5.00%) FreeSWITCH
2 1 (5.00%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Windows
2 8 (40.00%) Linux
3 5 (25.00%) CentOS
3 5 (25.00%) Mac OS
3 5 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (25.00%) Windows Server
4 4 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (15.00%) Windows 8
6 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) DevOps
2 5 (25.00%) Front End Development
2 5 (25.00%) OO
2 5 (25.00%) OO PHP
3 4 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 4 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (10.00%) Programme Management
4 2 (10.00%) Project Management
4 2 (10.00%) Project Planning
5 1 (5.00%) Application Packaging
5 1 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (5.00%) Logistics
5 1 (5.00%) Ticket Management
5 1 (5.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 5 (25.00%) PHP
1 5 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
2 4 (20.00%) MCP
2 4 (20.00%) MCSA
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (30.00%) Hyper-V
2 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (25.00%) VirtualBox
4 4 (20.00%) VMware ESX
5 1 (5.00%) Kamailio
5 1 (5.00%) OpenSIPS
5 1 (5.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) Ansible
1 5 (25.00%) Plesk
2 1 (5.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (40.00%) VMware
3 5 (25.00%) Rackspace
4 4 (20.00%) Cisco
5 2 (10.00%) EMC
5 2 (10.00%) HP
5 2 (10.00%) NetApp
5 2 (10.00%) Oracle
5 2 (10.00%) SAP
5 2 (10.00%) SonicWALL
6 1 (5.00%) BT
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