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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 69 56 50
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -6
Permanent jobs citing DNS 13 16 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 1.65% 1.94% 2.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.31% 16.49% 14.18%
Number of salaries quoted 10 15 18
Average salary £28,750 £24,500 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.34% -26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,680 £23,700 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £37,600 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
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
71 97 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 9.03% 11.76% 20.92%
Number of salaries quoted 48 66 127
Average salary £35,000 £25,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -37.50%
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 July 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 July 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 -3 12 £28,750 +17.34% 2
Durham -18 1 - - 1
DNS
England

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 19 (70.37%) DHCP
2 17 (62.96%) Windows
3 16 (59.26%) Cisco
4 14 (51.85%) Firewall
5 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (44.44%) TCP/IP
6 11 (40.74%) VMware
7 10 (37.04%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (37.04%) Linux
8 9 (33.33%) MS Exchange
9 8 (29.63%) MS Excel
9 8 (29.63%) MPLS
9 8 (29.63%) OSPF
9 8 (29.63%) BGP
9 8 (29.63%) SAN
9 8 (29.63%) VMware ESX
10 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (25.93%) VoIP
10 7 (25.93%) UNIX
10 7 (25.93%) Exchange Server 2010
10 7 (25.93%) Spanning Tree
11 6 (22.22%) ITIL
11 6 (22.22%) Red Hat
11 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
11 6 (22.22%) Hyper-V
12 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
12 5 (18.52%) NAS
12 5 (18.52%) VLAN
12 5 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2003
12 5 (18.52%) SLA

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 9 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 7 (25.93%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (18.52%) Apache
3 5 (18.52%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (11.11%) nginx
5 3 (11.11%) Tomcat
5 3 (11.11%) CMS
5 3 (11.11%) Zope
5 3 (11.11%) Plone
6 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
6 1 (3.70%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (3.70%) Lync
6 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (3.70%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 8 (29.63%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.41%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (70.37%) DHCP
2 14 (51.85%) Firewall
3 12 (44.44%) TCP/IP
4 8 (29.63%) SAN
4 8 (29.63%) MPLS
4 8 (29.63%) OSPF
4 8 (29.63%) BGP
5 7 (25.93%) VoIP
5 7 (25.93%) Spanning Tree
6 5 (18.52%) NAS
6 5 (18.52%) VLAN
7 4 (14.81%) iSCSI
7 4 (14.81%) IPv6
7 4 (14.81%) Multicast
8 3 (11.11%) IPsec
8 3 (11.11%) PPP
8 3 (11.11%) SNMP
8 3 (11.11%) SSL
8 3 (11.11%) ATM
8 3 (11.11%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) MySQL
2 3 (11.11%) MariaDB
3 1 (3.70%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Subversion
General
1 3 (11.11%) Finance
1 3 (11.11%) French Language
1 3 (11.11%) German Language
1 3 (11.11%) Italian Language
2 1 (3.70%) Spanish Language
2 1 (3.70%) Hebrew Language
2 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Support Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (14.81%) Administrator
3 3 (11.11%) Network Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (11.11%) IT Support
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Technician
4 2 (7.41%) Senior Network Technician
4 2 (7.41%) Technical Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Support Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Technical Support
4 2 (7.41%) Network Technician
4 2 (7.41%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Team Leader
5 1 (3.70%) IT Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) HTML
1 3 (11.11%) CSS
2 1 (3.70%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
1 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.70%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 17 (62.96%) Windows
2 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (37.04%) Linux
4 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (25.93%) UNIX
5 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (14.81%) CentOS
5 4 (14.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (14.81%) Windows 7
6 3 (11.11%) Windows 8
7 2 (7.41%) Windows XP
8 1 (3.70%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) ITIL
2 4 (14.81%) Change Control
2 4 (14.81%) Migration
3 3 (11.11%) Network Design
3 3 (11.11%) Load Balancing
3 3 (11.11%) Test Management
3 3 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 2 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.70%) Malware Detection\Protection
5 1 (3.70%) Patch Management
5 1 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (3.70%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (3.70%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) Perl
2 3 (11.11%) Java
2 3 (11.11%) SQL
2 3 (11.11%) Python
2 3 (11.11%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (37.04%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (11.11%) CCSP
2 3 (11.11%) CCNP
2 3 (11.11%) CCNA
2 3 (11.11%) CCDP
2 3 (11.11%) JNCIS
3 2 (7.41%) Degree
3 2 (7.41%) MCP
3 2 (7.41%) MCSA
4 1 (3.70%) MCSE
4 1 (3.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (3.70%) A+ Certification
4 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (18.52%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (29.63%) VMware ESX
2 6 (22.22%) Hyper-V
3 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (14.81%) NFS
4 4 (14.81%) Active Directory
5 3 (11.11%) qmail
5 3 (11.11%) Postfix
5 3 (11.11%) XenApp
5 3 (11.11%) XenDesktop
5 3 (11.11%) Varnish
6 1 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (3.70%) vSphere
6 1 (3.70%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) Puppet
2 3 (11.11%) HAProxy
2 3 (11.11%) Ansible
2 3 (11.11%) systemd
3 1 (3.70%) AirWatch
3 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.70%) WSUS
3 1 (3.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (59.26%) Cisco
2 11 (40.74%) VMware
3 6 (22.22%) Red Hat
3 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 5 (18.52%) Citrix
5 3 (11.11%) HP
5 3 (11.11%) F5
6 2 (7.41%) Symantec
6 2 (7.41%) NetApp
7 1 (3.70%) Lotus
7 1 (3.70%) Juniper
7 1 (3.70%) Dell
7 1 (3.70%) Convergys
7 1 (3.70%) BT
7 1 (3.70%) Meraki
7 1 (3.70%) Fortinet
Newcastle upon Tyne
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £23000 - £35000 per annum + Company Car
Posted: 5 days ago