The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 66 61 43
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -18
Permanent jobs citing DNS 17 17 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 2.35% 2.15% 3.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.89% 14.29% 16.17%
Number of salaries quoted 11 17 25
Average salary £32,500 £24,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.41% -40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,661 £35,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+0.45% -5.33%
DNS
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 North East region.

Communications & Networking Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
90 119 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 12.45% 15.03% 24.27%
Number of salaries quoted 74 88 150
Average salary £35,000 £24,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -38.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,680 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £41,405
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

DNS
Salary Trend in the North East

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

DNS Salary Trend in the North East

DNS
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the North East region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in the North East

DNS
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the North East region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
Tyne and Wear -12 10 £29,200 +21.66% 1
Durham - 6 - -
DNS
England

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 23 (79.31%) DHCP
2 20 (68.97%) TCP/IP
3 17 (58.62%) Windows
4 16 (55.17%) Cisco
4 16 (55.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (51.72%) VMware
6 13 (44.83%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (37.93%) MPLS
7 11 (37.93%) OSPF
7 11 (37.93%) BGP
8 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
8 10 (34.48%) MS Exchange
8 10 (34.48%) VMware Infrastructure
8 10 (34.48%) Spanning Tree
9 9 (31.03%) VMware ESX
9 9 (31.03%) VoIP
9 9 (31.03%) Active Directory
9 9 (31.03%) Firewall
10 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (27.59%) SAN
10 8 (27.59%) UNIX
10 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
10 8 (27.59%) VLAN
10 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (24.14%) Hyper-V
11 7 (24.14%) Linux
11 7 (24.14%) ITIL
11 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
12 6 (20.69%) ATM
12 6 (20.69%) ISDN

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 10 (34.48%) MS Exchange
2 6 (20.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (20.69%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (10.34%) SharePoint
5 2 (6.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (6.90%) Office Communications Server
5 2 (6.90%) Lync
6 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (3.45%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (3.45%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (27.59%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.90%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.90%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (79.31%) DHCP
2 20 (68.97%) TCP/IP
3 11 (37.93%) MPLS
3 11 (37.93%) OSPF
3 11 (37.93%) BGP
4 10 (34.48%) Spanning Tree
5 9 (31.03%) VoIP
5 9 (31.03%) Firewall
6 8 (27.59%) SAN
6 8 (27.59%) VLAN
7 6 (20.69%) ATM
7 6 (20.69%) ISDN
7 6 (20.69%) PPP
7 6 (20.69%) SNMP
7 6 (20.69%) DSL
7 6 (20.69%) EIGRP
7 6 (20.69%) X.21
7 6 (20.69%) NAS
7 6 (20.69%) IPsec
8 5 (17.24%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (24.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.45%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (13.79%) Italian Language
1 4 (13.79%) French Language
1 4 (13.79%) German Language
2 1 (3.45%) Spanish Language
2 1 (3.45%) Hebrew Language
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Support Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Network Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) DBA
4 3 (10.34%) SQL DBA
4 3 (10.34%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Support
5 2 (6.90%) Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) IT Support
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Network Technician
5 2 (6.90%) Data Centre Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) NOC Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.90%) Network Technician
5 2 (6.90%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) Windows SharePoint Services
1 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (20.69%) Data Centre
2 4 (13.79%) Replication
2 4 (13.79%) Clustering
3 2 (6.90%) Blackberry
3 2 (6.90%) EqualLogic
4 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 17 (58.62%) Windows
2 16 (55.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (27.59%) UNIX
3 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (24.14%) Linux
5 2 (6.90%) Windows XP
5 2 (6.90%) CentOS
5 2 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (6.90%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) ITIL
2 4 (13.79%) Change Control
2 4 (13.79%) Migration
3 3 (10.34%) Network Design
3 3 (10.34%) Load Balancing
3 3 (10.34%) Test Management
4 2 (6.90%) Data Protection
4 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.45%) Malware Detection\Protection
5 1 (3.45%) Patch Management
5 1 (3.45%) DevOps
5 1 (3.45%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (3.45%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) SQL
1 4 (13.79%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.90%) Perl
2 2 (6.90%) PHP
2 2 (6.90%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (44.83%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (20.69%) CCSP
2 6 (20.69%) CCNP
2 6 (20.69%) CCDP
2 6 (20.69%) JNCIS
3 3 (10.34%) CCNA
4 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (6.90%) Degree
5 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (3.45%) MCP
5 1 (3.45%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (34.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (31.03%) VMware ESX
2 9 (31.03%) Active Directory
3 7 (24.14%) Hyper-V
4 5 (17.24%) NFS
5 1 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (3.45%) vSphere
5 1 (3.45%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 2 (6.90%) Puppet
1 2 (6.90%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.45%) AirWatch
2 1 (3.45%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (55.17%) Cisco
2 15 (51.72%) VMware
3 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
4 4 (13.79%) NetApp
5 3 (10.34%) F5
5 3 (10.34%) Symantec
6 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
6 2 (6.90%) Dell
6 2 (6.90%) Citrix
7 1 (3.45%) Meraki
7 1 (3.45%) Fortinet
7 1 (3.45%) Juniper
7 1 (3.45%) Convergys
7 1 (3.45%) BT
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