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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 49 57 58
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +1
Permanent jobs citing DNS 4 5 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 0.91% 1.03% 1.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.94% 6.85% 12.82%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 7
Average salary £22,500 £36,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.35% +10.60%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
81 73 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 18.41% 15.05% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 71 52 69
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £35,805
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +25.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,850 £30,900 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £52,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 19 (95.00%) Windows
2 18 (90.00%) Microsoft
3 14 (70.00%) Active Directory
4 13 (65.00%) HP
5 12 (60.00%) TCP/IP
5 12 (60.00%) HP SIM
6 11 (55.00%) Firewall
7 10 (50.00%) MCSE
7 10 (50.00%) Kerberos
7 10 (50.00%) NFS
7 10 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (50.00%) IPsec
7 10 (50.00%) MCITP
7 10 (50.00%) PKI
7 10 (50.00%) PowerShell
8 9 (45.00%) VB.NET
8 9 (45.00%) .NET
8 9 (45.00%) ITIL
8 9 (45.00%) LDAP
8 9 (45.00%) MS Excel
8 9 (45.00%) IBM
8 9 (45.00%) Dell
8 9 (45.00%) Server Monitoring
9 8 (40.00%) DHCP
10 5 (25.00%) VMware
10 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (25.00%) Hyper-V
11 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
11 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (20.00%) Internet

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 4 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (45.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Sage 1000
Communications & Networking
1 12 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 11 (55.00%) Firewall
3 10 (50.00%) IPsec
3 10 (50.00%) Kerberos
4 9 (45.00%) LDAP
5 8 (40.00%) DHCP
6 4 (20.00%) Internet
7 3 (15.00%) VPN
7 3 (15.00%) SAN
8 2 (10.00%) Ethernet
8 2 (10.00%) PSTN
8 2 (10.00%) ADSL
8 2 (10.00%) ISDN
9 1 (5.00%) LAN
9 1 (5.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Technical Support
2 3 (15.00%) Support Technician
2 3 (15.00%) Junior
3 2 (10.00%) Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Applications Specialist
3 2 (10.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) Active Directory Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) Python Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) Support Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) Systems Support
4 1 (5.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (45.00%) .NET
2 1 (5.00%) SOAP
2 1 (5.00%) Web Services
2 1 (5.00%) WSH
2 1 (5.00%) HTML5
2 1 (5.00%) REST
2 1 (5.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (50.00%) PKI
2 3 (15.00%) Fat Client
2 3 (15.00%) Thin Client
3 1 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 19 (95.00%) Windows
2 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (10.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (10.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Vista
5 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) ITIL
1 9 (45.00%) Server Monitoring
2 3 (15.00%) CRM
2 3 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 9 (45.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (5.00%) Python
3 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (50.00%) MCSE
1 10 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 10 (50.00%) MCITP
2 3 (15.00%) Degree
System Software
1 14 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (50.00%) NFS
3 5 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (15.00%) Terminal Services
4 3 (15.00%) VMware ESX
5 1 (5.00%) XenApp
5 1 (5.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (60.00%) HP SIM
2 3 (15.00%) SCCM
2 3 (15.00%) SCOM
2 3 (15.00%) SCVMM
3 1 (5.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (5.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 18 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (65.00%) HP
3 9 (45.00%) Dell
3 9 (45.00%) IBM
4 5 (25.00%) VMware
5 3 (15.00%) ProCurve
5 3 (15.00%) Avaya
5 3 (15.00%) Sage
6 1 (5.00%) Symantec
6 1 (5.00%) Kaspersky
Liverpool, Merseyside
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago