The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Macclesfield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 40 - 36
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing DNS 2 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 1.33% - 2.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.57% - 15.79%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Average salary £37,500 - £22,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,939 £37,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.83% -0.66%
DNS
Cheshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Macclesfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7 4 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Macclesfield 4.67% 6.25% 13.57%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 16
Average salary £37,500 £25,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Macclesfield

DNS
Salary Trend in Macclesfield

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

DNS Salary Trend in Macclesfield

DNS
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Macclesfield

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Macclesfield 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%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) FTP
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (33.33%) VCP4
3 1 (33.33%) Network Management
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) Xbox
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) SLA

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Macclesfield by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Macclesfield 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%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) FTP
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Support
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) VMware