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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 68 67 47
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -20
Permanent jobs citing DNS 15 11 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.95% 1.33% 3.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.08% 11.34% 17.39%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 20
Average salary £32,500 £27,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £23,600 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £51,459 £40,000 £42,650
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
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
65 97 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 8.43% 11.69% 21.10%
Number of salaries quoted 42 67 123
Average salary £33,500 £30,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.83% -25.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,459 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 August 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 31 August 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
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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 -2 14 £32,500 +6.55% 3
Durham -17 1 - - 2
DNS
England

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 24 (75.00%) DHCP
2 22 (68.75%) Cisco
3 18 (56.25%) Windows
4 16 (50.00%) Firewall
5 13 (40.63%) TCP/IP
5 13 (40.63%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (37.50%) VMware
7 11 (34.38%) Linux
7 11 (34.38%) VoIP
8 10 (31.25%) MS Exchange
9 9 (28.13%) MS Excel
9 9 (28.13%) SAN
9 9 (28.13%) VMware ESX
10 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (25.00%) MPLS
10 8 (25.00%) OSPF
10 8 (25.00%) BGP
10 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
10 8 (25.00%) ITIL
10 8 (25.00%) UNIX
10 8 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
11 7 (21.88%) Hyper-V
11 7 (21.88%) Spanning Tree
12 6 (18.75%) NAS
12 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
12 6 (18.75%) Red Hat
12 6 (18.75%) SLA
12 6 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2003
12 6 (18.75%) Degree

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 (31.25%) MS Exchange
2 8 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (15.63%) Apache
4 5 (15.63%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (9.38%) CMS
5 3 (9.38%) Zope
5 3 (9.38%) Plone
5 3 (9.38%) Tomcat
5 3 (9.38%) nginx
6 1 (3.13%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (3.13%) IBM Notes
6 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
6 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (3.13%) Lync
Applications
1 9 (28.13%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 24 (75.00%) DHCP
2 16 (50.00%) Firewall
3 13 (40.63%) TCP/IP
4 11 (34.38%) VoIP
5 9 (28.13%) SAN
6 8 (25.00%) MPLS
6 8 (25.00%) OSPF
6 8 (25.00%) BGP
7 7 (21.88%) Spanning Tree
8 6 (18.75%) NAS
9 5 (15.63%) VLAN
9 5 (15.63%) IPsec
9 5 (15.63%) iSCSI
10 4 (12.50%) Network Security
10 4 (12.50%) Multicast
10 4 (12.50%) IPv6
11 3 (9.38%) DSL
11 3 (9.38%) EIGRP
11 3 (9.38%) L2TP
11 3 (9.38%) X.21
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) MySQL
2 3 (9.38%) MariaDB
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.13%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Subversion
General
1 4 (12.50%) French Language
1 4 (12.50%) German Language
2 3 (9.38%) Hebrew Language
2 3 (9.38%) Italian Language
2 3 (9.38%) Spanish Language
2 3 (9.38%) Finance
3 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (28.13%) Support Engineer
2 4 (12.50%) Technical Support Engineer
2 4 (12.50%) Support Analyst
2 4 (12.50%) Technical Support
2 4 (12.50%) Analyst
2 4 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (12.50%) Administrator
2 4 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (9.38%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (9.38%) Network Engineer
3 3 (9.38%) IT Support
4 2 (6.25%) Senior Technician
4 2 (6.25%) Architect
4 2 (6.25%) Network Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (6.25%) Network Support Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Senior Network Technician
4 2 (6.25%) Network Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.38%) HTML
1 3 (9.38%) CSS
2 2 (6.25%) 802.1X
3 1 (3.13%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Management Information System
1 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (9.38%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.25%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (6.25%) PKI
3 1 (3.13%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.13%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 18 (56.25%) Windows
2 13 (40.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (34.38%) Linux
4 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (25.00%) UNIX
5 4 (12.50%) Windows 7
5 4 (12.50%) CentOS
5 4 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (9.38%) Windows 8
7 2 (6.25%) Windows XP
8 1 (3.13%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) ITIL
2 5 (15.63%) Load Balancing
2 5 (15.63%) Configuration Management
3 4 (12.50%) Change Control
3 4 (12.50%) Migration
3 4 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (9.38%) Network Design
4 3 (9.38%) Test Management
5 2 (6.25%) Network Management
5 2 (6.25%) Kanban
5 2 (6.25%) Analytics
5 2 (6.25%) Data Analytics
5 2 (6.25%) Mentoring
5 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (6.25%) TOGAF
5 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.25%) TDD
5 2 (6.25%) Scrum
6 1 (3.13%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (3.13%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.50%) Perl
2 3 (9.38%) Shell Script
2 3 (9.38%) Java
2 3 (9.38%) SQL
2 3 (9.38%) Python
3 1 (3.13%) PHP
3 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 12 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (18.75%) Degree
3 5 (15.63%) CCNP
3 5 (15.63%) CCNA
4 3 (9.38%) JNCIS
4 3 (9.38%) CCSP
4 3 (9.38%) CCDP
4 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (9.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (6.25%) MCSA
5 2 (6.25%) MCP
5 2 (6.25%) CITP
6 1 (3.13%) A+ Certification
6 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (3.13%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.75%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (28.13%) VMware ESX
2 7 (21.88%) Hyper-V
3 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (15.63%) NFS
5 4 (12.50%) Active Directory
6 3 (9.38%) XenApp
6 3 (9.38%) XenDesktop
6 3 (9.38%) qmail
6 3 (9.38%) Postfix
6 3 (9.38%) Varnish
7 1 (3.13%) Terminal Server
7 1 (3.13%) vSphere
7 1 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) Puppet
2 3 (9.38%) Ansible
2 3 (9.38%) systemd
2 3 (9.38%) HAProxy
3 1 (3.13%) WSUS
3 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.13%) AirWatch
3 1 (3.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 22 (68.75%) Cisco
2 12 (37.50%) VMware
3 8 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (18.75%) Red Hat
5 5 (15.63%) Citrix
5 5 (15.63%) F5
6 4 (12.50%) NetApp
7 3 (9.38%) Fortinet
7 3 (9.38%) Convergys
7 3 (9.38%) HP
8 2 (6.25%) SolarWinds
8 2 (6.25%) CheckPoint
8 2 (6.25%) Blue Coat
9 1 (3.13%) BT
9 1 (3.13%) Symantec
9 1 (3.13%) Lotus
9 1 (3.13%) Juniper
9 1 (3.13%) Dell
9 1 (3.13%) Meraki
Tyne and Wear
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Salary: Up To £25,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockton-on-Tees
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Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 days ago