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

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 68 62 78
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +16
Permanent jobs citing DNS 9 28 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 1.24% 2.99% 0.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.57% 16.77% 2.58%
Number of salaries quoted 9 28 4
Average salary £27,500 £33,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.91% +34.00%
UK excluding London average salary £36,097 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.13% -6.66%
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
105 167 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 14.42% 17.82% 22.33%
Number of salaries quoted 95 148 143
Average salary £36,000 £39,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 May 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 May 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
Loughborough - 5 £27,500 - 1
Leicester +1 3 £32,000 -16.88% 2
Hinckley - 1 £55,000 - 1
DNS
East Midlands

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 29 (90.63%) Windows
2 23 (71.88%) Active Directory
3 21 (65.63%) TCP/IP
4 20 (62.50%) VMware
5 18 (56.25%) Citrix
6 17 (53.13%) Hyper-V
7 15 (46.88%) MS Exchange
8 14 (43.75%) DHCP
8 14 (43.75%) Firewall
9 13 (40.63%) VMware Infrastructure
10 12 (37.50%) MS Excel
10 12 (37.50%) Microsoft
11 11 (34.38%) WAN
11 11 (34.38%) Windows Server 2003
12 10 (31.25%) SQL
13 8 (25.00%) LAN
14 7 (21.88%) MS Office
15 6 (18.75%) VMware Workstation
15 6 (18.75%) Internet
15 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
15 6 (18.75%) Backup Exec
16 5 (15.63%) Incident Management
16 5 (15.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 5 (15.63%) PCI DSS
16 5 (15.63%) NAS
16 5 (15.63%) XenApp
16 5 (15.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
16 5 (15.63%) SAN
16 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
17 4 (12.50%) Clustering

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 15 (46.88%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.13%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (3.13%) Apache Solr
3 1 (3.13%) IIS
3 1 (3.13%) Apache
3 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 7 (21.88%) MS Office
3 1 (3.13%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (65.63%) TCP/IP
2 14 (43.75%) DHCP
2 14 (43.75%) Firewall
3 11 (34.38%) WAN
4 8 (25.00%) LAN
5 6 (18.75%) Internet
6 5 (15.63%) SAN
6 5 (15.63%) NAS
7 4 (12.50%) Wireless
8 3 (9.38%) VPN
9 1 (3.13%) HTTPS
9 1 (3.13%) FTP
9 1 (3.13%) HTTP
9 1 (3.13%) VoIP
9 1 (3.13%) SMTP
9 1 (3.13%) SSH
9 1 (3.13%) VLAN
9 1 (3.13%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (3.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Subversion
1 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.13%) Automotive
1 1 (3.13%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (28.13%) Support Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) Technical Support
3 5 (15.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Team Leader
3 5 (15.63%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Network Team Leader
4 4 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) Technical Support Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Desktop Support
5 2 (6.25%) Network Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Support Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) Field Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) HTML
1 1 (3.13%) Lucene
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Clustering
2 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) Thin Client
3 1 (3.13%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 29 (90.63%) Windows
2 11 (34.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (9.38%) Windows XP
4 3 (9.38%) Windows 7
4 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (6.25%) UNIX
5 2 (6.25%) Linux
6 1 (3.13%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (3.13%) CentOS
6 1 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (15.63%) Incident Management
2 4 (12.50%) Network Load Balancing
3 3 (9.38%) Service Delivery
3 3 (9.38%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (9.38%) ITIL
4 2 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (3.13%) Line Management
5 1 (3.13%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.13%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.13%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.13%) SEO
5 1 (3.13%) Migration
5 1 (3.13%) Business Continuity
5 1 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.13%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.13%) Change Control
5 1 (3.13%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (31.25%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) VBScript
2 1 (3.13%) Ruby
2 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.13%) Perl
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) CCNP
1 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 5 (15.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (15.63%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (71.88%) Active Directory
2 17 (53.13%) Hyper-V
3 13 (40.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (18.75%) VMware Workstation
5 5 (15.63%) XenApp
6 1 (3.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (18.75%) Backup Exec
2 2 (6.25%) SCCM
3 1 (3.13%) Puppet
3 1 (3.13%) Vagrant
3 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.13%) Ansible
3 1 (3.13%) WSUS
3 1 (3.13%) Nagios
Vendors
1 20 (62.50%) VMware
2 18 (56.25%) Citrix
3 12 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (9.38%) Cisco
5 1 (3.13%) SAP
5 1 (3.13%) HP
5 1 (3.13%) Dell
5 1 (3.13%) Avaya
5 1 (3.13%) Apple
5 1 (3.13%) LANDesk
5 1 (3.13%) hybris
Leicester
360 Resourcing
Salary: £28k - 40k per year
Posted: 12 days ago
Loughborough, Leicestershire
deeserve Limited
Salary: negotiable based on experience
Posted: 14 days ago
Hinckley
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + commensurate benefits!
Posted: 18 days ago
Leicester
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago