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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 70 58 46
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -12
Permanent jobs citing DNS 15 17 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.89% 2.32% 3.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.86% 13.60% 15.15%
Number of salaries quoted 9 17 22
Average salary £37,500 £24,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.06% -38.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,020 £23,500 £24,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £32,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -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
84 125 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 10.58% 17.08% 22.36%
Number of salaries quoted 65 87 143
Average salary £37,500 £28,068 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.60% -29.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,400 £23,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £35,616
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 -18 8 £42,500 +73.46% 2
Durham - 6 - - 1
DNS
England

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 25 (78.13%) DHCP
2 23 (71.88%) TCP/IP
3 18 (56.25%) Windows
4 15 (46.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (43.75%) Cisco
6 13 (40.63%) VMware
7 12 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
8 11 (34.38%) MPLS
8 11 (34.38%) OSPF
8 11 (34.38%) BGP
8 11 (34.38%) MS Exchange
8 11 (34.38%) Firewall
9 10 (31.25%) Active Directory
9 10 (31.25%) Spanning Tree
10 9 (28.13%) SAN
10 9 (28.13%) UNIX
10 9 (28.13%) VoIP
10 9 (28.13%) Linux
10 9 (28.13%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (25.00%) VLAN
11 8 (25.00%) VMware ESX
11 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
11 8 (25.00%) Hyper-V
12 7 (21.88%) NAS
12 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2012
12 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (21.88%) NFS
12 7 (21.88%) PPP
12 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (21.88%) EIGRP

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 11 (34.38%) MS Exchange
2 7 (21.88%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (12.50%) SharePoint
5 3 (9.38%) Lync
6 2 (6.25%) Office Communications Server
6 2 (6.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (6.25%) IIS
7 1 (3.13%) Apache
7 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
7 1 (3.13%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (3.13%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 6 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (15.63%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 25 (78.13%) DHCP
2 23 (71.88%) TCP/IP
3 11 (34.38%) MPLS
3 11 (34.38%) OSPF
3 11 (34.38%) BGP
3 11 (34.38%) Firewall
4 10 (31.25%) Spanning Tree
5 9 (28.13%) SAN
5 9 (28.13%) VoIP
6 8 (25.00%) VLAN
7 7 (21.88%) IPsec
7 7 (21.88%) SNMP
7 7 (21.88%) NAS
7 7 (21.88%) PPP
7 7 (21.88%) EIGRP
8 6 (18.75%) X.21
8 6 (18.75%) SSL
8 6 (18.75%) DSL
8 6 (18.75%) ATM
8 6 (18.75%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.13%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.13%) MySQL
3 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Subversion
1 1 (3.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (3.13%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (18.75%) French Language
1 6 (18.75%) German Language
1 6 (18.75%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Support Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) Network Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) DBA
4 3 (9.38%) Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (9.38%) Technical Support
4 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (9.38%) Administrator
4 3 (9.38%) Technical Support Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) SQL DBA
4 3 (9.38%) Technical Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) IT Support
5 2 (6.25%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) NOC Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Network Technician
5 2 (6.25%) Data Centre Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 2 (6.25%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) J2EE
1 1 (3.13%) SOAP
1 1 (3.13%) Web Services
1 1 (3.13%) Windows SharePoint Services
1 1 (3.13%) Memcached
1 1 (3.13%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.50%) Replication
2 4 (12.50%) Clustering
3 2 (6.25%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.13%) PKI
4 1 (3.13%) Open Source
4 1 (3.13%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 18 (56.25%) Windows
2 15 (46.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (28.13%) Linux
3 9 (28.13%) UNIX
4 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (9.38%) CentOS
6 2 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.13%) Windows Vista
7 1 (3.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.75%) ITIL
2 4 (12.50%) Migration
2 4 (12.50%) Change Control
3 3 (9.38%) Network Design
3 3 (9.38%) Load Balancing
3 3 (9.38%) Test Management
4 2 (6.25%) Data Protection
4 2 (6.25%) DevOps
4 2 (6.25%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.13%) Malware Detection\Protection
5 1 (3.13%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (3.13%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.13%) Project Management
5 1 (3.13%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.63%) SQL
2 4 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 3 (9.38%) Bash Shell
4 2 (6.25%) Perl
4 2 (6.25%) PHP
5 1 (3.13%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (18.75%) CCDP
2 6 (18.75%) JNCIS
2 6 (18.75%) CCSP
2 6 (18.75%) CCNP
3 2 (6.25%) CCNA
4 1 (3.13%) MCP
4 1 (3.13%) MCSA
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.75%) SLA
2 1 (3.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 9 (28.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 8 (25.00%) VMware ESX
4 7 (21.88%) NFS
5 1 (3.13%) vSphere
5 1 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) Puppet
1 2 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (3.13%) logstash
2 1 (3.13%) Kibana
2 1 (3.13%) Nagios
Vendors
1 14 (43.75%) Cisco
2 13 (40.63%) VMware
3 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
4 6 (18.75%) Symantec
5 4 (12.50%) F5
6 3 (9.38%) Red Hat
7 2 (6.25%) NetApp
8 1 (3.13%) CheckPoint
8 1 (3.13%) HP
8 1 (3.13%) Dell
8 1 (3.13%) Citrix
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