The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lincolnshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 26 22 37
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +15
Permanent jobs citing DNS 1 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 0.85% 7.80% 5.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.33% 37.93% 37.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 6
Average salary £20,500 £26,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.15% -13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
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 Lincolnshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Lincolnshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
12 29 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lincolnshire 10.17% 20.57% 13.64%
Number of salaries quoted 9 18 21
Average salary £30,000 £29,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +1.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,300 £16,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £45,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DNS across the Lincolnshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Lincolnshire

DNS
Salary Trend in Lincolnshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DNS across the Lincolnshire region.

DNS Salary Trend in Lincolnshire

DNS
Job Locations in Lincolnshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Lincolnshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Scunthorpe - 1 £20,500 -
DNS
East Midlands

DNS
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Lincolnshire 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) MS Office
3 2 (50.00%) MCP
3 2 (50.00%) UNIX
3 2 (50.00%) Internet
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (50.00%) MCTS
3 2 (50.00%) MCITP
3 2 (50.00%) Time Management
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
4 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (25.00%) LAN
4 1 (25.00%) VoIP

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Lincolnshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Lincolnshire 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 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) Internet
2 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) VoIP
General
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Support Technician
1 4 (100.00%) IT Support Technician
1 4 (100.00%) IT Support
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (50.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) MCP
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (50.00%) MCTS
1 2 (50.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft