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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 54 54 72
Rank change year-on-year
0 +18
Permanent jobs citing DNS 18 38 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 2.68% 4.49% 0.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.53% 22.62% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 18 38 3
Average salary £36,250 £38,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.60% -9.52%
UK excluding London average salary £36,878 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.32% -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
133 168 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 19.79% 19.86% 24.78%
Number of salaries quoted 120 157 148
Average salary £39,000 £38,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.63% +4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,150 £27,000 £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 6 March 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 6 March 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 +8 12 £42,250 +11.18% 2
Loughborough - 4 £27,500 - 1
Hinckley - 1 £45,000 -
DNS
East Midlands

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 32 (91.43%) Windows
2 23 (65.71%) Active Directory
3 20 (57.14%) VMware
4 19 (54.29%) TCP/IP
5 17 (48.57%) Citrix
6 16 (45.71%) Microsoft
6 16 (45.71%) MS Exchange
6 16 (45.71%) VMware Infrastructure
7 14 (40.00%) MS Excel
8 13 (37.14%) WAN
8 13 (37.14%) DHCP
8 13 (37.14%) Firewall
8 13 (37.14%) Hyper-V
9 10 (28.57%) LAN
9 10 (28.57%) MS Office
10 9 (25.71%) Internet
11 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (22.86%) XenApp
12 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
13 6 (17.14%) SQL
14 5 (14.29%) Incident Management
14 5 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 5 (14.29%) PCI DSS
14 5 (14.29%) NAS
14 5 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 5 (14.29%) SAN
15 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
15 4 (11.43%) Network Load Balancing
15 4 (11.43%) Clustering

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 (45.71%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.86%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.86%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (2.86%) IIS
3 1 (2.86%) Apache
3 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 10 (28.57%) MS Office
3 1 (2.86%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (54.29%) TCP/IP
2 13 (37.14%) DHCP
2 13 (37.14%) WAN
2 13 (37.14%) Firewall
3 10 (28.57%) LAN
4 9 (25.71%) Internet
5 5 (14.29%) SAN
5 5 (14.29%) NAS
6 3 (8.57%) Wireless
6 3 (8.57%) VPN
7 1 (2.86%) HTTPS
7 1 (2.86%) FTP
7 1 (2.86%) HTTP
7 1 (2.86%) VoIP
7 1 (2.86%) SMTP
7 1 (2.86%) SSH
7 1 (2.86%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) MS Access
3 1 (2.86%) MySQL
3 1 (2.86%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Subversion
1 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (5.71%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (25.71%) Analyst
1 9 (25.71%) Support Analyst
1 9 (25.71%) Technical Support
1 9 (25.71%) Support Engineer
2 7 (20.00%) Technical Support Analyst
2 7 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
3 6 (17.14%) Team Leader
4 5 (14.29%) Network Team Leader
5 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Senior Support Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Project Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Technical Support Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Administrator
6 2 (5.71%) Field Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Desktop Support
6 2 (5.71%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) HTML
1 1 (2.86%) Web Services
1 1 (2.86%) LAMP
1 1 (2.86%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Clustering
2 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.86%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.86%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 32 (91.43%) Windows
2 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (8.57%) Windows 7
5 3 (8.57%) Linux
5 3 (8.57%) Windows XP
6 2 (5.71%) Windows Vista
6 2 (5.71%) UNIX
6 2 (5.71%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.86%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (2.86%) CentOS
7 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (14.29%) Incident Management
2 4 (11.43%) Network Load Balancing
3 3 (8.57%) ITIL
3 3 (8.57%) Service Delivery
3 3 (8.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.71%) SEO
4 2 (5.71%) CRM
4 2 (5.71%) ERP
4 2 (5.71%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (5.71%) Line Management
5 1 (2.86%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.86%) Matrix Management
5 1 (2.86%) Change Control
5 1 (2.86%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (2.86%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.86%) Project Management
5 1 (2.86%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.86%) Migration
5 1 (2.86%) Business Continuity
5 1 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.14%) SQL
2 1 (2.86%) VBScript
2 1 (2.86%) Ruby
2 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.86%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.86%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 5 (14.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (14.29%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (65.71%) Active Directory
2 16 (45.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (37.14%) Hyper-V
4 8 (22.86%) XenApp
5 3 (8.57%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (2.86%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) Backup Exec
2 2 (5.71%) Nagios
3 1 (2.86%) WSUS
3 1 (2.86%) SCCM
3 1 (2.86%) Puppet
3 1 (2.86%) Vagrant
3 1 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (2.86%) Ansible
Vendors
1 20 (57.14%) VMware
2 17 (48.57%) Citrix
3 16 (45.71%) Microsoft
4 3 (8.57%) SAP
4 3 (8.57%) Cisco
5 1 (2.86%) HP
5 1 (2.86%) Dell
5 1 (2.86%) Avaya
5 1 (2.86%) Apple
5 1 (2.86%) LANDesk
5 1 (2.86%) hybris
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