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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 39 59 51
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -8
Permanent jobs citing DNS 15 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 3.50% 1.18% 1.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.61% 10.91% 6.56%
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 3
Average salary £32,000 £31,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.58% -21.25%
UK excluding London average salary £36,878 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.32% -1.33%
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
49 55 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 11.45% 10.81% 16.58%
Number of salaries quoted 44 36 54
Average salary £32,000 £31,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.58% -17.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £55,000
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
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Liverpool

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (93.75%) Active Directory
3 14 (87.50%) DHCP
4 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 10 (62.50%) Finance
5 9 (56.25%) VMware
5 9 (56.25%) ITIL
6 7 (43.75%) MS Exchange
7 6 (37.50%) CCNA
7 6 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (37.50%) FTP
7 6 (37.50%) TCP/IP
7 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
8 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (31.25%) Blackberry
8 5 (31.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 5 (31.25%) Citrix Certification
8 5 (31.25%) Firewall
8 5 (31.25%) IIS
9 4 (25.00%) MS Office
9 4 (25.00%) SQL
9 4 (25.00%) MCSE
9 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
9 4 (25.00%) Windows XP
9 4 (25.00%) VPN
9 4 (25.00%) Citrix
9 4 (25.00%) CCA
9 4 (25.00%) SAN

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 (43.75%) MS Exchange
2 5 (31.25%) IIS
2 5 (31.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (25.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (6.25%) OpenEdge
4 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Office
2 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (87.50%) DHCP
2 6 (37.50%) FTP
2 6 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 5 (31.25%) Firewall
4 4 (25.00%) VPN
4 4 (25.00%) SAN
5 3 (18.75%) WAN
5 3 (18.75%) LAN
6 2 (12.50%) PSTN
6 2 (12.50%) VoIP
6 2 (12.50%) ADSL
6 2 (12.50%) ISDN
6 2 (12.50%) SMTP
6 2 (12.50%) Ethernet
6 2 (12.50%) DMZ
6 2 (12.50%) WEP
6 2 (12.50%) WPA
6 2 (12.50%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 10 (62.50%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Desktop Support
2 6 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) IT Support
3 2 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) Service Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Desktop Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (31.25%) Blackberry
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (31.25%) Windows 7
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (25.00%) Windows XP
5 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (12.50%) Windows Vista
5 2 (12.50%) Windows 8
6 1 (6.25%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) CCNA
1 6 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (31.25%) Citrix Certification
3 4 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (25.00%) MCITP
3 4 (25.00%) CCA
3 4 (25.00%) MCSE
4 3 (18.75%) MCP
5 1 (6.25%) VCP4
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 15 (93.75%) Active Directory
2 4 (25.00%) XenDesktop
2 4 (25.00%) vSphere
3 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
4 1 (6.25%) XenApp
Vendors
1 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 9 (56.25%) VMware
3 4 (25.00%) Citrix
4 2 (12.50%) Avaya
4 2 (12.50%) Juniper
4 2 (12.50%) Apple
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco
5 1 (6.25%) Mitel
5 1 (6.25%) Barracuda Networks
5 1 (6.25%) Sage
Liverpool
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £27000 - £28000 per annum
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