The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Liverpool region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 54 44 64
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +20
Permanent jobs citing DNS 14 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 2.41% 2.49% 1.01%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.07% 15.00% 6.85%
Number of salaries quoted 9 5 5
Average salary £31,500 £27,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.59% -27.33%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Communications & Networking Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
82 60 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 14.14% 16.57% 14.78%
Number of salaries quoted 58 52 65
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,250 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £57,500 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
DNS
Merseyside

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 18 April 2014.

DNS Salary Histogram in Liverpool

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 18 (85.71%) Windows
2 17 (80.95%) Microsoft
2 17 (80.95%) Firewall
3 16 (76.19%) Active Directory
4 13 (61.90%) TCP/IP
5 12 (57.14%) DHCP
5 12 (57.14%) HP
6 11 (52.38%) VMware
6 11 (52.38%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (47.62%) PowerShell
7 10 (47.62%) Hyper-V
7 10 (47.62%) LAN
7 10 (47.62%) WAN
8 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
9 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (33.33%) MS Exchange
9 7 (33.33%) ITIL
10 6 (28.57%) MCSE
10 6 (28.57%) Kerberos
10 6 (28.57%) NFS
10 6 (28.57%) IPsec
10 6 (28.57%) PKI
10 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
10 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
11 5 (23.81%) Enterprise Software
11 5 (23.81%) Kaspersky
11 5 (23.81%) XenServer
11 5 (23.81%) Backup Exec

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 7 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 7 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.76%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (4.76%) Lync
4 1 (4.76%) IBM Notes
4 1 (4.76%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Office
2 3 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (80.95%) Firewall
2 13 (61.90%) TCP/IP
3 12 (57.14%) DHCP
4 10 (47.62%) LAN
4 10 (47.62%) WAN
5 6 (28.57%) Kerberos
5 6 (28.57%) IPsec
6 4 (19.05%) VPN
7 3 (14.29%) Ethernet
7 3 (14.29%) ADSL
7 3 (14.29%) ISDN
7 3 (14.29%) SMTP
7 3 (14.29%) PSTN
7 3 (14.29%) Internet
8 2 (9.52%) Extranet
8 2 (9.52%) Intranet
8 2 (9.52%) MPLS
8 2 (9.52%) WLAN
8 2 (9.52%) SNMP
8 2 (9.52%) LDAP
General
1 2 (9.52%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (19.05%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Administrator
2 3 (14.29%) Windows Systems Administrator
2 3 (14.29%) Windows Administrator
2 3 (14.29%) Analyst
2 3 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 3 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (9.52%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (9.52%) Wintel Administrator
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Systems Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) IT Support
4 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Systems Support
4 1 (4.76%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) WSH
1 5 (23.81%) .NET
2 2 (9.52%) J2EE
3 1 (4.76%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) PKI
2 5 (23.81%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (9.52%) Statistics
4 1 (4.76%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (4.76%) Fat Client
4 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.76%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 18 (85.71%) Windows
2 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2003
2 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (23.81%) Linux
4 3 (14.29%) Windows 8
4 3 (14.29%) Windows Vista
4 3 (14.29%) Windows XP
5 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (14.29%) Change Management
3 2 (9.52%) Project Management
3 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
3 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
3 2 (9.52%) Migration
3 2 (9.52%) Change Control
3 2 (9.52%) Server Monitoring
4 1 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.76%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 10 (47.62%) PowerShell
2 5 (23.81%) VB
2 5 (23.81%) VB.NET
3 2 (9.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (28.57%) MCSE
3 4 (19.05%) Degree
3 4 (19.05%) MCITP
4 2 (9.52%) CCNA
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (9.52%) Check Point Certification
4 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (4.76%) MCTS
5 1 (4.76%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (76.19%) Active Directory
2 11 (52.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (47.62%) Hyper-V
4 6 (28.57%) NFS
5 5 (23.81%) XenServer
6 4 (19.05%) XenApp
7 1 (4.76%) VMware ESX
7 1 (4.76%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) Backup Exec
1 5 (23.81%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (14.29%) HP SIM
3 1 (4.76%) MOM
Vendors
1 17 (80.95%) Microsoft
2 12 (57.14%) HP
3 11 (52.38%) VMware
4 5 (23.81%) Kaspersky
4 5 (23.81%) Symantec
5 3 (14.29%) Dell
5 3 (14.29%) IBM
6 2 (9.52%) CheckPoint
6 2 (9.52%) ProCurve
7 1 (4.76%) Cisco
7 1 (4.76%) CA
7 1 (4.76%) Lotus
7 1 (4.76%) Apple
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