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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 49 53 56
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +3
Permanent jobs citing DNS 5 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.09% 1.52% 2.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.62% 10.94% 12.99%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 8
Average salary £22,500 £39,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.30% +16.41%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
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
89 64 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 19.39% 13.85% 15.43%
Number of salaries quoted 74 50 69
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% +27.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £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 28 August 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 25 (96.15%) Windows
2 23 (88.46%) Microsoft
3 19 (73.08%) Active Directory
4 17 (65.38%) HP
5 16 (61.54%) Firewall
6 15 (57.69%) TCP/IP
7 14 (53.85%) PowerShell
8 13 (50.00%) PKI
8 13 (50.00%) Kerberos
8 13 (50.00%) NFS
8 13 (50.00%) IPsec
9 12 (46.15%) ITIL
9 12 (46.15%) VB.NET
9 12 (46.15%) .NET
9 12 (46.15%) HP SIM
10 10 (38.46%) MCITP
10 10 (38.46%) MCSE
10 10 (38.46%) DHCP
10 10 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (34.62%) IBM
11 9 (34.62%) VMware
11 9 (34.62%) Dell
11 9 (34.62%) LDAP
11 9 (34.62%) MS Excel
11 9 (34.62%) Hyper-V
11 9 (34.62%) VMware Infrastructure
11 9 (34.62%) Server Monitoring
12 6 (23.08%) Degree
12 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 5 (19.23%) MS Exchange
1 5 (19.23%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (34.62%) MS Excel
2 3 (11.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Sage 1000
Communications & Networking
1 16 (61.54%) Firewall
2 15 (57.69%) TCP/IP
3 13 (50.00%) Kerberos
3 13 (50.00%) IPsec
4 10 (38.46%) DHCP
5 9 (34.62%) LDAP
6 4 (15.38%) Internet
7 3 (11.54%) SAN
7 3 (11.54%) ADSL
7 3 (11.54%) ISDN
7 3 (11.54%) LAN
7 3 (11.54%) PSTN
7 3 (11.54%) WAN
7 3 (11.54%) Ethernet
7 3 (11.54%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Technical Support
2 3 (11.54%) Junior
2 3 (11.54%) Analyst
2 3 (11.54%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (11.54%) Support Technician
2 3 (11.54%) Support Analyst
3 2 (7.69%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 2 (7.69%) Windows Systems Engineer
3 2 (7.69%) Wintel Administrator
3 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Specialist
3 2 (7.69%) Administrator
3 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (7.69%) Windows Administrator
3 2 (7.69%) Applications Specialist
3 2 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (3.85%) Developer
4 1 (3.85%) Systems Support
4 1 (3.85%) Active Directory Specialist
4 1 (3.85%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (46.15%) .NET
2 2 (7.69%) WSH
3 1 (3.85%) HTML
3 1 (3.85%) SOAP
3 1 (3.85%) Web Services
3 1 (3.85%) J2EE
3 1 (3.85%) REST
3 1 (3.85%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 13 (50.00%) PKI
2 3 (11.54%) Thin Client
2 3 (11.54%) Fat Client
3 2 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 25 (96.15%) Windows
2 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (11.54%) Windows XP
4 3 (11.54%) Windows Vista
4 3 (11.54%) Windows 8
5 2 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) ITIL
2 9 (34.62%) Server Monitoring
3 3 (11.54%) Change Management
3 3 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (11.54%) CRM
3 3 (11.54%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (11.54%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (3.85%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 14 (53.85%) PowerShell
2 12 (46.15%) VB.NET
3 2 (7.69%) SQL
3 2 (7.69%) VB
4 1 (3.85%) Python
4 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (38.46%) MCITP
1 10 (38.46%) MCSE
1 10 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (23.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (73.08%) Active Directory
2 13 (50.00%) NFS
3 9 (34.62%) Hyper-V
3 9 (34.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (11.54%) Terminal Services
4 3 (11.54%) VMware ESX
5 2 (7.69%) XenServer
6 1 (3.85%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (46.15%) HP SIM
2 3 (11.54%) SCCM
2 3 (11.54%) SCOM
2 3 (11.54%) SCVMM
3 2 (7.69%) Backup Exec
3 2 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 23 (88.46%) Microsoft
2 17 (65.38%) HP
3 9 (34.62%) IBM
3 9 (34.62%) VMware
3 9 (34.62%) Dell
4 3 (11.54%) Avaya
4 3 (11.54%) Sage
4 3 (11.54%) ProCurve
5 2 (7.69%) Kaspersky
5 2 (7.69%) Symantec
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