The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 39 50 58
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +8
Permanent jobs citing DNS 5 12 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.33% 2.27% 1.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.63% 12.77% 11.27%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 6
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +19.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,150 £22,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -5.33%
DNS
Merseyside

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Liverpool region.

Communications & Networking Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
43 94 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 11.47% 17.80% 14.76%
Number of salaries quoted 29 78 59
Average salary £38,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,168 £33,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

DNS
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

DNS Salary Trend in Liverpool

DNS
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Liverpool

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 14 (82.35%) Microsoft
2 14 (82.35%) Active Directory
3 13 (76.47%) DHCP
4 9 (52.94%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (47.06%) VMware
6 7 (41.18%) Finance
6 7 (41.18%) IIS
7 6 (35.29%) MS Office
7 6 (35.29%) ITIL
7 6 (35.29%) SQL
7 6 (35.29%) MS Exchange
7 6 (35.29%) Firewall
7 6 (35.29%) MCITP
8 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (29.41%) Windows 7
8 5 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (29.41%) CCNA
8 5 (29.41%) WAN
8 5 (29.41%) LAN
8 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
8 5 (29.41%) VPN
8 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (29.41%) Data Centre
9 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (23.53%) Cisco
9 4 (23.53%) FTP
9 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
9 4 (23.53%) MCP
9 4 (23.53%) SAN

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Liverpool 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 7 (41.18%) IIS
2 6 (35.29%) MS Exchange
3 4 (23.53%) SharePoint
4 3 (17.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (11.76%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (11.76%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (5.88%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 6 (35.29%) MS Office
2 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (76.47%) DHCP
2 6 (35.29%) Firewall
3 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
3 5 (29.41%) VPN
3 5 (29.41%) WAN
3 5 (29.41%) LAN
4 4 (23.53%) SAN
4 4 (23.53%) VLAN
4 4 (23.53%) FTP
5 2 (11.76%) Wireless
5 2 (11.76%) WEP
5 2 (11.76%) WPA
5 2 (11.76%) PSTN
5 2 (11.76%) ADSL
5 2 (11.76%) ISDN
5 2 (11.76%) SMTP
5 2 (11.76%) Ethernet
6 1 (5.88%) WLAN
6 1 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (5.88%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Advertising
3 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.88%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Desktop Support
1 4 (23.53%) Support Engineer
1 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (23.53%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 4 (23.53%) Desktop Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Administrator
3 2 (11.76%) Network Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) IT Support
3 2 (11.76%) SharePoint Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Architecture Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Designer
4 1 (5.88%) Head of Infrastructure
4 1 (5.88%) Head of Architecture
4 1 (5.88%) Desktop Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Head of IT
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) .NET
1 2 (11.76%) COM
2 1 (5.88%) Middleware
2 1 (5.88%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Data Centre
2 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (17.65%) Blackberry
4 1 (5.88%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (29.41%) Windows 7
2 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (17.65%) Windows 8
4 2 (11.76%) Windows XP
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (11.76%) Windows Vista
5 1 (5.88%) Android
5 1 (5.88%) Linux
5 1 (5.88%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) ITIL
2 2 (11.76%) Validation
2 2 (11.76%) Security Testing
2 2 (11.76%) Time Management
3 1 (5.88%) Market Research
3 1 (5.88%) Network Architecture
3 1 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (5.88%) Network Management
3 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (5.88%) Patch Management
3 1 (5.88%) Security Patching
3 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity
3 1 (5.88%) Service Management
3 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.88%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) C#
3 1 (5.88%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (35.29%) MCITP
3 5 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (29.41%) CCNA
4 4 (23.53%) MCP
5 3 (17.65%) MCSE
5 3 (17.65%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (17.65%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (11.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (11.76%) MCDST
6 2 (11.76%) MCTS
6 2 (11.76%) CCA
7 1 (5.88%) CCNP
7 1 (5.88%) A+ Certification
7 1 (5.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 14 (82.35%) Active Directory
2 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
3 2 (11.76%) XenDesktop
3 2 (11.76%) vSphere
3 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.88%) XenApp
4 1 (5.88%) XenServer
4 1 (5.88%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Backup Exec
1 1 (5.88%) WSUS
1 1 (5.88%) SCVMM
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) Microsoft
2 8 (47.06%) VMware
3 4 (23.53%) Cisco
4 3 (17.65%) Apple
4 3 (17.65%) Citrix
5 2 (11.76%) HP
6 1 (5.88%) Sage
6 1 (5.88%) Symantec
6 1 (5.88%) Avaya
6 1 (5.88%) Juniper
6 1 (5.88%) NetApp
6 1 (5.88%) Mitel
6 1 (5.88%) Barracuda Networks
6 1 (5.88%) F5
Liverpool, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 2 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
JB Leitch Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
University of Liverpool
Salary: From £38,511 to £48,743 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago