The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Newport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 28 34 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing DNS 4 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 2.09% 2.13% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.69% 6.78% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 0
Average salary £37,000 £32,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.97% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
DNS
South Wales

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

Communications & Networking Category
Newport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
52 59 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Newport 27.23% 31.38% 11.81%
Number of salaries quoted 49 56 16
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% -9.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Newport

DNS
Salary Trend in Newport

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

DNS Salary Trend in Newport

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Newport

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Newport 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) AS400
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (75.00%) VCP5
2 3 (75.00%) DFS Replication
2 3 (75.00%) SharePoint 2010
2 3 (75.00%) Lync
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (75.00%) Splunk
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) Replication
2 3 (75.00%) Retail
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (75.00%) WSH
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) SharePoint

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Newport by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Newport 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 4 (100.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (75.00%) Lync
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (75.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Retail
3 1 (25.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 4 (100.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
1 4 (100.00%) Consultant
1 4 (100.00%) Support Consultant
1 4 (100.00%) Technical Consultant
1 4 (100.00%) Technical Support
1 4 (100.00%) Technical Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) AS400
2 3 (75.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (75.00%) Python
1 3 (75.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (75.00%) VCP5
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) DFS Replication
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) IBM
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Splunk
Newport, Gwent
Office for National Statistics
Salary: Competitive
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