The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 41 45 61
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +16
Permanent jobs citing DNS 11 15 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.66% 2.99% 2.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.25% 24.19% 18.60%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 11
Average salary £41,250 £31,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.06% -7.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,500 £19,900 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £43,650 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
DNS
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
83 62 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 20.05% 12.35% 13.15%
Number of salaries quoted 71 51 61
Average salary £34,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £19,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £51,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

DNS
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

DNS Salary Trend in Merseyside

DNS
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

DNS Salary Histogram in Merseyside

DNS
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +5 8 £43,500 +40.32% 1
Birkenhead 0 3 £19,500 -11.36% 1
DNS
North West

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 18 (78.26%) DHCP
2 12 (52.17%) Windows
3 11 (47.83%) ITIL
4 10 (43.48%) Cisco
4 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
4 10 (43.48%) VMware
5 9 (39.13%) F5
5 9 (39.13%) Active Directory
6 8 (34.78%) LAN
6 8 (34.78%) BIG-IP
7 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (26.09%) EMC
8 6 (26.09%) SAN
8 6 (26.09%) VPN
8 6 (26.09%) PRINCE2
8 6 (26.09%) SQL
8 6 (26.09%) IIS
8 6 (26.09%) MCSE
9 5 (21.74%) MS Exchange
9 5 (21.74%) WLAN
9 5 (21.74%) Load Balancing
9 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (21.74%) Wireless
9 5 (21.74%) Cisco Wireless
10 4 (17.39%) Windows Server
10 4 (17.39%) TRILL
10 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Management
10 4 (17.39%) Network Monitoring
10 4 (17.39%) Spanning Tree

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 6 (26.09%) IIS
2 5 (21.74%) MS Exchange
3 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
5 1 (4.35%) Apache
5 1 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (4.35%) JBoss
5 1 (4.35%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (8.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.35%) IaaS
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.35%) PaaS
1 1 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (78.26%) DHCP
2 8 (34.78%) BIG-IP
2 8 (34.78%) LAN
3 6 (26.09%) SAN
3 6 (26.09%) VPN
4 5 (21.74%) Cisco Wireless
4 5 (21.74%) Wireless
4 5 (21.74%) WLAN
5 4 (17.39%) 802.11
5 4 (17.39%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (17.39%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (17.39%) Ethernet
5 4 (17.39%) Network Security
5 4 (17.39%) SNMP
5 4 (17.39%) Spanning Tree
5 4 (17.39%) TACACS
5 4 (17.39%) TCP/IP
5 4 (17.39%) TRILL
5 4 (17.39%) VLAN
5 4 (17.39%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (8.70%) Back Office
1 2 (8.70%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.35%) Banking
2 1 (4.35%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Network Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Network Security Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Security Engineer
3 4 (17.39%) Support Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Technical Manager
3 4 (17.39%) Technical Support
3 4 (17.39%) Technical Support Manager
4 3 (13.04%) IT Support
4 3 (13.04%) Service Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Service Desk Support
4 3 (13.04%) Service Desk Support Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Administrator
5 2 (8.70%) Engineering Specialist
5 2 (8.70%) IT Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) LAN Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) LAN Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) 802.1X
1 4 (17.39%) Web Services
2 1 (4.35%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Informatics
2 1 (4.35%) Clustering
2 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.35%) HP StoreVirtual
2 1 (4.35%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (4.35%) iPad
2 1 (4.35%) Public Cloud
2 1 (4.35%) Replication
2 1 (4.35%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (4.35%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 12 (52.17%) Windows
2 7 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (17.39%) Windows Server
5 3 (13.04%) Linux
5 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (8.70%) Windows 8
6 2 (8.70%) Windows XP
7 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) ITIL
2 6 (26.09%) PRINCE2
3 5 (21.74%) Load Balancing
4 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (17.39%) Infrastructure Management
4 4 (17.39%) Network Management
4 4 (17.39%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (17.39%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (17.39%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (8.70%) Patch Management
5 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.35%) Email Filtering
6 1 (4.35%) Ethical Hacking
6 1 (4.35%) Identity Management
6 1 (4.35%) Project Management
6 1 (4.35%) Security Operations
6 1 (4.35%) TOGAF
6 1 (4.35%) Use Case
6 1 (4.35%) Wealth Management
6 1 (4.35%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) MCSE
1 6 (26.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (17.39%) MCP
2 4 (17.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (8.70%) CCNA
3 2 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (8.70%) Degree
4 1 (4.35%) CCNP
4 1 (4.35%) Check Point Certification
4 1 (4.35%) EMC Certification
4 1 (4.35%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) HIPAA
1 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (39.13%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.35%) vSphere
3 1 (4.35%) XenApp
3 1 (4.35%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) Nagios
2 1 (4.35%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) Cisco
1 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
1 10 (43.48%) VMware
2 9 (39.13%) F5
3 6 (26.09%) EMC
4 4 (17.39%) Brocade
4 4 (17.39%) NetScout
4 4 (17.39%) SolarWinds
5 2 (8.70%) CheckPoint
5 2 (8.70%) Citrix
5 2 (8.70%) HP
6 1 (4.35%) ArcSight
6 1 (4.35%) Avaya
6 1 (4.35%) Blue Coat
6 1 (4.35%) Dell
6 1 (4.35%) FireEye
6 1 (4.35%) IBM
6 1 (4.35%) Juniper
6 1 (4.35%) Oracle
6 1 (4.35%) Software AG
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