The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 37 37 33
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Permanent jobs citing DNS 1 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 0.45% 1.36% 3.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.70% 13.79% 21.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 11
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -4.76%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
DNS
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Luton region.

Communications & Networking Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
37 29 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 16.52% 9.86% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 33 27 53
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £36,250
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DNS across the Luton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

DNS
Salary Trend in Luton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DNS across the Luton region.

DNS Salary Trend in Luton

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Luton 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) ADSL
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Vista
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (33.33%) Draytek
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) NETGEAR
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Luton 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 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) ADSL
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory Support
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory Support Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Server Support
2 2 (66.67%) Server Support Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Support
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Support Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server Engineer
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server Support
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Support Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (33.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Vista
3 1 (33.33%) Windows XP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Draytek
3 1 (33.33%) NETGEAR
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec