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 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 49 34 37
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +3
Permanent jobs citing DNS 13 21 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 2.36% 4.73% 3.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.41% 25.61% 19.51%
Number of salaries quoted 13 21 13
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 £27,700
10% offered a salary of more than £38,800 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
Communications & Networking Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
58 82 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 10.55% 18.47% 17.56%
Number of salaries quoted 38 75 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 £23,470
10% offered a salary of more than £37,300 £42,500 £47,750
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 30 July 2014.

DNS Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 30 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 27 (96.43%) DHCP
2 25 (89.29%) Linux
3 23 (82.14%) MS Excel
3 23 (82.14%) Windows
4 21 (75.00%) SAN
5 20 (71.43%) VMware
5 20 (71.43%) Hyper-V
6 19 (67.86%) Windows Server 2008
7 18 (64.29%) UNIX
8 17 (60.71%) VMware Infrastructure
9 16 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
9 16 (57.14%) VMware ESX
10 15 (53.57%) Exchange Server 2003
10 15 (53.57%) Symantec
10 15 (53.57%) SLA
10 15 (53.57%) MS Exchange
10 15 (53.57%) NFS
10 15 (53.57%) TCP/IP
10 15 (53.57%) Exchange Server 2007
10 15 (53.57%) iSCSI
10 15 (53.57%) NAS
10 15 (53.57%) Exchange Server 2010
11 12 (42.86%) French Language
11 12 (42.86%) German Language
11 12 (42.86%) Italian Language
12 9 (32.14%) Cisco
13 8 (28.57%) Active Directory
14 7 (25.00%) Firewall
15 6 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
16 5 (17.86%) Business Continuity

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 15 (53.57%) Exchange Server 2003
1 15 (53.57%) MS Exchange
1 15 (53.57%) Exchange Server 2007
1 15 (53.57%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (17.86%) Apache
Applications
1 23 (82.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 27 (96.43%) DHCP
2 21 (75.00%) SAN
3 15 (53.57%) TCP/IP
3 15 (53.57%) iSCSI
3 15 (53.57%) NAS
4 7 (25.00%) Firewall
5 3 (10.71%) LAN
5 3 (10.71%) WAN
6 2 (7.14%) LDAP
6 2 (7.14%) VPN
7 1 (3.57%) BGP
7 1 (3.57%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.86%) MySQL
1 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 12 (42.86%) French Language
1 12 (42.86%) German Language
1 12 (42.86%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 15 (53.57%) Support Engineer
2 7 (25.00%) Technical Support
3 5 (17.86%) Administrator
3 5 (17.86%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 5 (17.86%) Linux Administrator
3 5 (17.86%) Analyst
3 5 (17.86%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (14.29%) Senior Technical Support
4 4 (14.29%) Senior Technical Support Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Senior Technical Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Technical Support Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Senior Support Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (14.29%) Support Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Technical Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Technical Support Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Lead Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 25 (89.29%) Linux
2 23 (82.14%) Windows
3 19 (67.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (64.29%) UNIX
5 16 (57.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (10.71%) Solaris
7 2 (7.14%) CentOS
8 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (17.86%) Business Continuity
2 5 (17.86%) Project Management
2 5 (17.86%) ITIL
3 3 (10.71%) Change Control
4 1 (3.57%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
1 3 (10.71%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (53.57%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (71.43%) Hyper-V
2 17 (60.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (57.14%) VMware ESX
4 15 (53.57%) NFS
5 8 (28.57%) Active Directory
6 3 (10.71%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (14.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (71.43%) VMware
2 15 (53.57%) Symantec
3 9 (32.14%) Cisco
4 5 (17.86%) Red Hat
4 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
5 3 (10.71%) Citrix
5 3 (10.71%) Amdocs
5 3 (10.71%) LANDesk
5 3 (10.71%) SAP
5 3 (10.71%) McAfee
6 2 (7.14%) HP
7 1 (3.57%) Dell
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £23,400 to £23,400 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £23,400 to £23,400 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Consult Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne And Wear
Michael Page Technology
Salary: benefits
Posted: 6 days ago