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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 59 51 40
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -11
Permanent jobs citing DNS 17 21 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 2.38% 3.44% 4.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.08% 18.92% 19.48%
Number of salaries quoted 11 20 27
Average salary £37,500 £27,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.61% -31.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,500 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £32,600 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -6.66%
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
77 111 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 10.80% 18.17% 21.88%
Number of salaries quoted 57 69 130
Average salary £40,000 £26,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.94% -24.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,170 £20,250 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £35,116
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 March 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 27 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
Tyne and Wear -23 10 £37,500 +53.06% 1
Durham - 6 - -
DNS
England

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 29 (82.86%) DHCP
2 23 (65.71%) TCP/IP
3 20 (57.14%) Windows
4 15 (42.86%) Cisco
4 15 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (40.00%) Firewall
5 14 (40.00%) VMware
6 13 (37.14%) Active Directory
6 13 (37.14%) MS Exchange
7 12 (34.29%) MPLS
7 12 (34.29%) OSPF
7 12 (34.29%) BGP
8 11 (31.43%) VMware Infrastructure
9 10 (28.57%) Hyper-V
9 10 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
9 10 (28.57%) VoIP
9 10 (28.57%) SQL Server
10 9 (25.71%) Linux
10 9 (25.71%) SAN
10 9 (25.71%) VLAN
11 8 (22.86%) IPsec
11 8 (22.86%) SSL
11 8 (22.86%) SNMP
11 8 (22.86%) EIGRP
11 8 (22.86%) UNIX
11 8 (22.86%) PPP
11 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (20.00%) NAS
12 7 (20.00%) MS Excel

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 13 (37.14%) MS Exchange
2 7 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (11.43%) SharePoint
5 3 (8.57%) Lync
6 2 (5.71%) Office Communications Server
6 2 (5.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (5.71%) IIS
7 1 (2.86%) Apache
7 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
7 1 (2.86%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 7 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.71%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.71%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.86%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 29 (82.86%) DHCP
2 23 (65.71%) TCP/IP
3 14 (40.00%) Firewall
4 12 (34.29%) MPLS
4 12 (34.29%) OSPF
4 12 (34.29%) BGP
5 10 (28.57%) VoIP
6 9 (25.71%) SAN
6 9 (25.71%) VLAN
7 8 (22.86%) IPsec
7 8 (22.86%) SSL
7 8 (22.86%) EIGRP
7 8 (22.86%) SNMP
7 8 (22.86%) PPP
8 7 (20.00%) IPv6
8 7 (20.00%) NAS
9 5 (14.29%) DSL
9 5 (14.29%) X.21
9 5 (14.29%) ATM
9 5 (14.29%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.86%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.86%) MySQL
3 1 (2.86%) RDBMS
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Subversion
1 1 (2.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (2.86%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (14.29%) French Language
1 5 (14.29%) German Language
1 5 (14.29%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) Support Engineer
2 5 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 5 (14.29%) Technical Support
3 4 (11.43%) IT Support
3 4 (11.43%) DBA
3 4 (11.43%) Analyst
3 4 (11.43%) Technical Support Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Technical Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Senior Support Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) SQL DBA
4 3 (8.57%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Consultant
4 3 (8.57%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (8.57%) Administrator
4 3 (8.57%) Field Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Security Consultant
4 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (8.57%) Senior IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) J2EE
1 1 (2.86%) SOAP
1 1 (2.86%) Web Services
1 1 (2.86%) Windows SharePoint Services
1 1 (2.86%) Memcached
1 1 (2.86%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.43%) Replication
2 4 (11.43%) Clustering
3 2 (5.71%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.86%) PKI
4 1 (2.86%) Open Source
4 1 (2.86%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 20 (57.14%) Windows
2 15 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (25.71%) Linux
4 8 (22.86%) UNIX
4 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (11.43%) Windows Vista
6 4 (11.43%) Windows 8
7 3 (8.57%) Windows XP
7 3 (8.57%) CentOS
8 2 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (5.71%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.14%) ITIL
2 4 (11.43%) Migration
2 4 (11.43%) Change Control
3 3 (8.57%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (5.71%) Mentoring
4 2 (5.71%) DevOps
4 2 (5.71%) Network Design
4 2 (5.71%) Load Balancing
4 2 (5.71%) Test Management
4 2 (5.71%) Data Protection
5 1 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (2.86%) Project Management
5 1 (2.86%) Data Security
5 1 (2.86%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.29%) SQL
2 4 (11.43%) PowerShell
3 3 (8.57%) Bash Shell
4 2 (5.71%) Perl
4 2 (5.71%) PHP
5 1 (2.86%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.86%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (14.29%) JNCIS
2 5 (14.29%) CCSP
2 5 (14.29%) CCNP
2 5 (14.29%) CCDP
3 1 (2.86%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.14%) SLA
2 1 (2.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (37.14%) Active Directory
2 11 (31.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (28.57%) Hyper-V
4 7 (20.00%) VMware ESX
4 7 (20.00%) NFS
5 3 (8.57%) vSphere
6 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (5.71%) Puppet
1 2 (5.71%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.86%) logstash
2 1 (2.86%) Kibana
2 1 (2.86%) Nagios
Vendors
1 15 (42.86%) Cisco
2 14 (40.00%) VMware
3 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 6 (17.14%) Symantec
5 3 (8.57%) F5
5 3 (8.57%) HP
5 3 (8.57%) Red Hat
5 3 (8.57%) CheckPoint
6 2 (5.71%) NetApp
7 1 (2.86%) Apple
7 1 (2.86%) Dell
7 1 (2.86%) Citrix
North East
Nigel Wright Consultancy
Salary: c. £40,000 plus benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + Package
Posted: 3 days ago