The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 26 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 29 42 48
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +6
Permanent jobs citing DNS 9 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 3.23% 2.02% 0.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.79% 9.76% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 2
Average salary £30,500 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.75% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £37,500 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £54,250 £35,600
UK excluding London average salary £36,878 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.65% -
DNS
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
57 82 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 20.43% 20.71% 35.38%
Number of salaries quoted 45 60 111
Average salary £43,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,850 £36,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

DNS
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

DNS Salary Trend in Middlesex

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 12 (85.71%) Windows
1 12 (85.71%) DHCP
1 12 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 9 (64.29%) MS Office
3 7 (50.00%) VPN
3 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (35.71%) WAN
4 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
4 5 (35.71%) LAN
4 5 (35.71%) Citrix
4 5 (35.71%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (35.71%) SCCM
4 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
5 4 (28.57%) Lync
5 4 (28.57%) FMCG
5 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
6 3 (21.43%) OSPF
6 3 (21.43%) Juniper
6 3 (21.43%) Apple
6 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (21.43%) VoIP
6 3 (21.43%) SQL
6 3 (21.43%) Windows 2000
6 3 (21.43%) RIP
6 3 (21.43%) Cisco
6 3 (21.43%) Handset
6 3 (21.43%) Business Continuity
6 3 (21.43%) Firewall
6 3 (21.43%) Aruba

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 26 February 2015, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
2 4 (28.57%) Lync
3 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (64.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (85.71%) DHCP
2 7 (50.00%) VPN
3 5 (35.71%) WAN
3 5 (35.71%) LAN
3 5 (35.71%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 3 (21.43%) VoIP
5 3 (21.43%) RIP
5 3 (21.43%) OSPF
5 3 (21.43%) Firewall
6 2 (14.29%) Network Security
6 2 (14.29%) MPLS
7 1 (7.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
1 5 (35.71%) Network Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Service Desk Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Service Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Server Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) PC Support
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) IT Technician
4 1 (7.14%) Desktop Technician
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Technician
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) FMCG
2 3 (21.43%) Handset
3 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
3 3 (21.43%) Windows 2000
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (14.29%) Apple iOS
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Business Continuity
2 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (7.14%) Change Management
3 1 (7.14%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) MCSE
1 2 (14.29%) CCNA
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) MCITP
2 1 (7.14%) Degree
System Software
1 12 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.14%) XenApp
3 1 (7.14%) XenDesktop
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) SCCM
2 1 (7.14%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (7.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (35.71%) Citrix
3 3 (21.43%) Juniper
3 3 (21.43%) Apple
3 3 (21.43%) Cisco
3 3 (21.43%) Aruba
4 1 (7.14%) HP
4 1 (7.14%) Dell
4 1 (7.14%) Symantec
4 1 (7.14%) VMware
Middlesex
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago