The first table below looks at the demand for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newcastle upon Tyne region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Newcastle upon Tyne region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 50 36 35
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -1
Permanent jobs citing DNS 11 19 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.97% 4.37% 3.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.75% 24.68% 21.69%
Number of salaries quoted 11 19 14
Average salary £24,500 £26,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.54% -18.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.33% +7.14%
Communications & Networking Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
53 77 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 9.48% 17.70% 17.77%
Number of salaries quoted 32 71 71
Average salary £24,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.75% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £42,500 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
DNS
Tyne and Wear

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

DNS
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

DNS Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

DNS
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Newcastle upon Tyne region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

DNS Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 26 (96.30%) DHCP
2 23 (85.19%) Linux
3 22 (81.48%) Windows
4 21 (77.78%) MS Excel
5 19 (70.37%) SAN
5 19 (70.37%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (66.67%) Hyper-V
6 18 (66.67%) UNIX
6 18 (66.67%) VMware
7 16 (59.26%) MS Exchange
7 16 (59.26%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (59.26%) Exchange Server 2010
8 15 (55.56%) NAS
8 15 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2003
8 15 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2007
8 15 (55.56%) iSCSI
8 15 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
8 15 (55.56%) Symantec
8 15 (55.56%) NFS
8 15 (55.56%) TCP/IP
8 15 (55.56%) SLA
8 15 (55.56%) VMware ESX
9 12 (44.44%) French Language
9 12 (44.44%) German Language
9 12 (44.44%) Italian Language
10 7 (25.93%) Cisco
11 6 (22.22%) Active Directory
11 6 (22.22%) Firewall
12 5 (18.52%) Red Hat
12 5 (18.52%) Apache

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Newcastle upon Tyne 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 16 (59.26%) MS Exchange
1 16 (59.26%) Exchange Server 2010
2 15 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2003
2 15 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (18.52%) Apache
4 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 21 (77.78%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 26 (96.30%) DHCP
2 19 (70.37%) SAN
3 15 (55.56%) TCP/IP
3 15 (55.56%) iSCSI
3 15 (55.56%) NAS
4 6 (22.22%) Firewall
5 3 (11.11%) LAN
5 3 (11.11%) WAN
6 2 (7.41%) VPN
6 2 (7.41%) LDAP
7 1 (3.70%) OSPF
7 1 (3.70%) BGP
7 1 (3.70%) SMTP
7 1 (3.70%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) MySQL
2 4 (14.81%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 12 (44.44%) French Language
1 12 (44.44%) German Language
1 12 (44.44%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 15 (55.56%) Support Engineer
2 6 (22.22%) Technical Support
3 5 (18.52%) Administrator
3 5 (18.52%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (18.52%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 5 (18.52%) Linux Administrator
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Technical Support
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Technical Support Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Technical Support Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Technical Support Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Support Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Technical Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Technical Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Lead Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Handset
2 1 (3.70%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 23 (85.19%) Linux
2 22 (81.48%) Windows
3 19 (70.37%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (66.67%) UNIX
5 16 (59.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (11.11%) Solaris
7 2 (7.41%) CentOS
8 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
8 1 (3.70%) Windows Vista
8 1 (3.70%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.81%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (11.11%) Business Continuity
2 3 (11.11%) Change Control
2 3 (11.11%) ITIL
2 3 (11.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
1 3 (11.11%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (55.56%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 15 (55.56%) NFS
2 15 (55.56%) VMware ESX
2 15 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (22.22%) Active Directory
4 3 (11.11%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (66.67%) VMware
2 15 (55.56%) Symantec
3 7 (25.93%) Cisco
4 5 (18.52%) Red Hat
5 3 (11.11%) SAP
5 3 (11.11%) McAfee
5 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 3 (11.11%) Citrix
5 3 (11.11%) Amdocs
5 3 (11.11%) LANDesk
6 2 (7.41%) HP
7 1 (3.70%) Avaya
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
Michael Page Technology
Salary: benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
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Posted: 2 days ago