The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the North East region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 59 46 33
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -13
Permanent jobs citing DNS 17 25 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 2.29% 3.39% 5.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.39% 15.43% 38.39%
Number of salaries quoted 17 22 35
Average salary £24,500 £40,000 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.75% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,250 £23,800
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £47,500 £41,600
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Communications & Networking Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
127 162 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 17.12% 21.95% 13.10%
Number of salaries quoted 88 140 95
Average salary £28,636 £40,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.41% +37.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,500 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,700 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.75% -0.75%
DNS
England

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
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 23 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -7 17 £24,500 -38.75% 1
DNS
England

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 32 (94.12%) DHCP
2 21 (61.76%) VMware
3 20 (58.82%) Windows
4 19 (55.88%) MS Exchange
5 18 (52.94%) Linux
6 17 (50.00%) MS Excel
7 16 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (38.24%) Exchange Server 2010
8 13 (38.24%) Microsoft
8 13 (38.24%) UNIX
9 12 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
9 12 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2007
10 11 (32.35%) Exchange Server 2003
10 11 (32.35%) Hyper-V
10 11 (32.35%) TCP/IP
10 11 (32.35%) VMware ESX
10 11 (32.35%) Citrix
10 11 (32.35%) SAN
10 11 (32.35%) Windows Server 2003
11 10 (29.41%) Symantec
11 10 (29.41%) SLA
11 10 (29.41%) Cisco
11 10 (29.41%) NFS
11 10 (29.41%) NAS
11 10 (29.41%) iSCSI
12 9 (26.47%) Active Directory
13 8 (23.53%) French Language
13 8 (23.53%) German Language
13 8 (23.53%) Italian Language
14 7 (20.59%) Firewall

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, 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 19 (55.88%) MS Exchange
2 13 (38.24%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (35.29%) Exchange Server 2007
4 11 (32.35%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (20.59%) Apache
5 7 (20.59%) SharePoint
6 2 (5.88%) Lync
7 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (2.94%) IBM Notes
7 1 (2.94%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (2.94%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 17 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (94.12%) DHCP
2 11 (32.35%) TCP/IP
2 11 (32.35%) SAN
3 10 (29.41%) iSCSI
3 10 (29.41%) NAS
4 7 (20.59%) Firewall
5 4 (11.76%) LAN
5 4 (11.76%) WAN
6 2 (5.88%) PBX
6 2 (5.88%) VPN
7 1 (2.94%) Ethernet
7 1 (2.94%) VoIP
7 1 (2.94%) SMTP
7 1 (2.94%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (2.94%) OSPF
7 1 (2.94%) BGP
7 1 (2.94%) Asterisk PBX
7 1 (2.94%) Unified Communications
7 1 (2.94%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (2.94%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.59%) MySQL
2 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (23.53%) French Language
1 8 (23.53%) German Language
1 8 (23.53%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) Support Engineer
2 9 (26.47%) Administrator
3 7 (20.59%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (20.59%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 7 (20.59%) Linux Administrator
4 5 (14.71%) Server Administrator
5 4 (11.76%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Server Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) Lead Systems Engineer
6 3 (8.82%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Technical Support
7 2 (5.88%) Technical Engineer
7 2 (5.88%) Technical Support Engineer
8 1 (2.94%) Team Leader
8 1 (2.94%) IT Support Technician
8 1 (2.94%) Support Technician
8 1 (2.94%) Analyst
8 1 (2.94%) Consultant
8 1 (2.94%) 3rd Line Support
8 1 (2.94%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Handset
2 1 (2.94%) Clustering
2 1 (2.94%) CCTV
2 1 (2.94%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.94%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 20 (58.82%) Windows
2 18 (52.94%) Linux
3 16 (47.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (38.24%) UNIX
5 11 (32.35%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (8.82%) Solaris
7 1 (2.94%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.94%) CentOS
7 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.94%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (8.82%) Change Control
2 1 (2.94%) ITIL
2 1 (2.94%) Service Delivery
2 1 (2.94%) Data Protection
2 1 (2.94%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.71%) SQL
2 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) MCSE
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (11.76%) MCITP
2 3 (8.82%) SC Cleared
2 3 (8.82%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.88%) MCTS
4 1 (2.94%) Degree
4 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.94%) CCNA
4 1 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (29.41%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (32.35%) Hyper-V
2 11 (32.35%) VMware ESX
3 10 (29.41%) NFS
4 9 (26.47%) Active Directory
5 6 (17.65%) XenServer
6 5 (14.71%) DFS Replication
7 4 (11.76%) XenApp
8 1 (2.94%) vSphere
8 1 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (2.94%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) SCCM
1 1 (2.94%) SCOM
1 1 (2.94%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 21 (61.76%) VMware
2 13 (38.24%) Microsoft
3 11 (32.35%) Citrix
4 10 (29.41%) Symantec
4 10 (29.41%) Cisco
5 7 (20.59%) Red Hat
6 3 (8.82%) Amdocs
6 3 (8.82%) LANDesk
6 3 (8.82%) SAP
6 3 (8.82%) McAfee
7 2 (5.88%) HP
8 1 (2.94%) Avaya
8 1 (2.94%) Lotus
8 1 (2.94%) MobileIron
Durham, County Durham
Atos
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000 - £34500 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago