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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 44 52 47
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Permanent jobs citing DNS 6 15 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.50% 2.80% 2.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.33% 16.85% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 6 13 6
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +21.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £31,900 £28,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £36,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+2.77% -2.70%
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
45 89 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 11.22% 16.60% 13.76%
Number of salaries quoted 33 70 50
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £32,500 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 June 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Liverpool

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 15 (88.24%) Microsoft
3 14 (82.35%) Active Directory
4 13 (76.47%) DHCP
5 11 (64.71%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (52.94%) VMware
7 8 (47.06%) MCITP
7 8 (47.06%) Finance
7 8 (47.06%) ITIL
8 7 (41.18%) IIS
8 7 (41.18%) MS Exchange
8 7 (41.18%) CCNA
8 7 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (35.29%) Data Centre
9 6 (35.29%) FTP
9 6 (35.29%) SharePoint
9 6 (35.29%) MS Office
9 6 (35.29%) SQL
10 5 (29.41%) MCSE
10 5 (29.41%) LAN
10 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
10 5 (29.41%) Citrix Certification
10 5 (29.41%) SAN
10 5 (29.41%) Firewall
10 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (23.53%) vSphere
11 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2013
11 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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
1 7 (41.18%) MS Exchange
2 6 (35.29%) SharePoint
3 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (17.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (11.76%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (11.76%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (5.88%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 6 (35.29%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 13 (76.47%) DHCP
2 6 (35.29%) FTP
3 5 (29.41%) TCP/IP
3 5 (29.41%) Firewall
3 5 (29.41%) SAN
3 5 (29.41%) LAN
4 4 (23.53%) WAN
4 4 (23.53%) VPN
5 3 (17.65%) VLAN
6 2 (11.76%) WEP
6 2 (11.76%) WPA
6 2 (11.76%) SMTP
6 2 (11.76%) Ethernet
6 2 (11.76%) PSTN
6 2 (11.76%) ADSL
6 2 (11.76%) ISDN
7 1 (5.88%) WLAN
7 1 (5.88%) Wireless
7 1 (5.88%) MPLS
7 1 (5.88%) OSPF
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 8 (47.06%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Advertising
3 1 (5.88%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Desktop Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Desktop Support
2 4 (23.53%) Support Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Network Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) SharePoint Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) IT Support
5 1 (5.88%) Designer
5 1 (5.88%) Desktop Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Network Designer
5 1 (5.88%) Field Service Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) .NET
1 2 (11.76%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Data Centre
2 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (17.65%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
4 2 (11.76%) 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
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) ITIL
2 2 (11.76%) Validation
2 2 (11.76%) Security Testing
2 2 (11.76%) Time Management
3 1 (5.88%) Network Architecture
3 1 (5.88%) Network Management
3 1 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
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#
Qualifications
1 11 (64.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (47.06%) MCITP
3 7 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (41.18%) CCNA
4 5 (29.41%) MCSE
4 5 (29.41%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (23.53%) MCP
5 4 (23.53%) CCA
5 4 (23.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (17.65%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (11.76%) MCDST
7 2 (11.76%) MCTS
8 1 (5.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (5.88%) CCNP
8 1 (5.88%) A+ Certification
System Software
1 14 (82.35%) Active Directory
2 4 (23.53%) XenDesktop
2 4 (23.53%) vSphere
3 2 (11.76%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.88%) XenApp
4 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) Microsoft
2 9 (52.94%) VMware
3 4 (23.53%) Cisco
4 2 (11.76%) Citrix
4 2 (11.76%) Apple
5 1 (5.88%) Sage
5 1 (5.88%) NetApp
5 1 (5.88%) Mitel
5 1 (5.88%) Barracuda Networks
5 1 (5.88%) F5
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