The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Norfolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 36 45 49
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +4
Permanent jobs citing DNS 12 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 3.72% 1.68% 0.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.27% 15.15% 5.71%
Number of salaries quoted 12 5 2
Average salary £31,250 £27,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -6.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £20,000 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £33,100
UK excluding London average salary £36,878 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.65% -
DNS
East of England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Norfolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
44 33 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Norfolk 13.62% 11.07% 9.43%
Number of salaries quoted 38 31 31
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -4.41%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Norfolk

DNS
Salary Trend in Norfolk

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

DNS Salary Trend in Norfolk

DNS
Job Locations in Norfolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Norfolk region over the 3 months to 4 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
King's Lynn - 7 £30,000 -
Norwich +3 1 £32,500 +51.16%
DNS
East of England

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Norfolk

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Norfolk 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 22 (91.67%) Windows
1 22 (91.67%) MS Exchange
1 22 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 21 (87.50%) Active Directory
3 19 (79.17%) DHCP
4 10 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (37.50%) TCP/IP
6 8 (33.33%) MCSE
6 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
7 7 (29.17%) VB
7 7 (29.17%) MCP
7 7 (29.17%) Thin Client
7 7 (29.17%) Migration
7 7 (29.17%) MCTS
7 7 (29.17%) Fat Client
7 7 (29.17%) PowerShell
8 6 (25.00%) Telecoms
8 6 (25.00%) Web Design
8 6 (25.00%) MS Office
8 6 (25.00%) PHP
9 5 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2010
10 4 (16.67%) SCOM
10 4 (16.67%) WSUS
10 4 (16.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 4 (16.67%) Linux
10 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
10 4 (16.67%) Backup Exec
10 4 (16.67%) Symantec
10 4 (16.67%) Blackberry
11 3 (12.50%) Kaspersky

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Norfolk by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs across the Norfolk 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 22 (91.67%) MS Exchange
2 5 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (25.00%) MS Office
2 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (79.17%) DHCP
2 9 (37.50%) TCP/IP
3 2 (8.33%) LAN
3 2 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) 2nd Line Support
2 7 (29.17%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) IT Support
3 6 (25.00%) IT Support Assistant
3 6 (25.00%) IT Assistant
3 6 (25.00%) Support Assistant
4 4 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (8.33%) Installations Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Team Leader
6 1 (4.17%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Network Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Help Desk Team Lead
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Thin Client
1 7 (29.17%) Fat Client
2 4 (16.67%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 22 (91.67%) Windows
2 4 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Migration
2 6 (25.00%) Web Design
3 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
3 1 (4.17%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) VB
1 7 (29.17%) PowerShell
2 6 (25.00%) PHP
3 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (33.33%) MCSE
3 7 (29.17%) MCP
3 7 (29.17%) MCTS
4 2 (8.33%) Network+ Certification
4 2 (8.33%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (87.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) SCOM
1 4 (16.67%) WSUS
1 4 (16.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 4 (16.67%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 22 (91.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.67%) Symantec
3 3 (12.50%) Kaspersky