The table below looks at the statistics 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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 56 50 40
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -10
Permanent jobs citing DNS 5 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.36% 2.42% 3.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.50% 17.54% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 9
Average salary £22,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.14% +7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
DNS
Tyne and Wear

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

Communications & Networking Category
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
40 57 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newcastle upon Tyne 10.84% 13.77% 9.75%
Number of salaries quoted 34 33 25
Average salary £30,500 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.23% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 9 February 2016.

DNS Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 9 (81.82%) DHCP
2 6 (54.55%) Cisco
2 6 (54.55%) Windows
3 5 (45.45%) VoIP
3 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
3 5 (45.45%) VMware
3 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (36.36%) Network Security
4 4 (36.36%) Firewall
4 4 (36.36%) SAN
4 4 (36.36%) SNMP
5 3 (27.27%) SMTP
5 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
5 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
6 2 (18.18%) 802.1X
6 2 (18.18%) SFIA
6 2 (18.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (18.18%) Network Management
6 2 (18.18%) Unified Communications
6 2 (18.18%) F5
6 2 (18.18%) SolarWinds
6 2 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (18.18%) Data Analytics
6 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (18.18%) Analytics
6 2 (18.18%) Kanban
6 2 (18.18%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
6 2 (18.18%) CITP

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) Apache
2 1 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
1 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Mimecast
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) DHCP
2 5 (45.45%) VoIP
3 4 (36.36%) Firewall
3 4 (36.36%) Network Security
3 4 (36.36%) SAN
3 4 (36.36%) SNMP
4 3 (27.27%) SMTP
5 2 (18.18%) BIG-IP
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (18.18%) IP Telephony
5 2 (18.18%) IPsec
5 2 (18.18%) PSTN
5 2 (18.18%) Unified Communications
5 2 (18.18%) VPN
5 2 (18.18%) Wireless
6 1 (9.09%) LAN
6 1 (9.09%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) IT Technician
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Network Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Network Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Network Support
2 2 (18.18%) Network Support Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Implementation Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Server Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Software Implementation Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) 802.1X
2 1 (9.09%) JSON
2 1 (9.09%) Visualforce
2 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) PKI
1 2 (18.18%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server
3 2 (18.18%) Linux
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (9.09%) CentOS
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) Analytics
2 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
2 2 (18.18%) Data Analytics
2 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL
2 2 (18.18%) Kanban
2 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
2 2 (18.18%) Network Management
2 2 (18.18%) Scrum
2 2 (18.18%) SFIA
2 2 (18.18%) TDD
2 2 (18.18%) TOGAF
3 1 (9.09%) Change Control
3 1 (9.09%) High Availability
3 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
3 1 (9.09%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) Apex Code
2 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 1 (9.09%) PHP
2 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 1 (9.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) CCNA
1 2 (18.18%) CCNP
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (18.18%) CITP
1 2 (18.18%) Degree
1 2 (18.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
1 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) iptables
2 1 (9.09%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Nagios
1 1 (9.09%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Cisco
2 5 (45.45%) VMware
3 2 (18.18%) Blue Coat
3 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
3 2 (18.18%) F5
3 2 (18.18%) Fortinet
3 2 (18.18%) HP
3 2 (18.18%) SolarWinds
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 1 (9.09%) Mitel
4 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
4 1 (9.09%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (9.09%) Symantec