The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the North Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank - - 18
Permanent jobs citing DNS 0 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales - - 1.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
DNS
Wales

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 Wales region.

Communications & Networking Category
North Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
8 23 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 22.22% 31.51% 14.52%
Number of salaries quoted 7 19 9
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -3.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £38,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DNS across the North Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in North Wales

DNS
Salary Trend in North Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DNS across the North Wales region.

DNS Salary Trend in North Wales

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Wales

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the North Wales 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) CCNP
2 2 (66.67%) CCNA
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) Barracuda Networks
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) Veeam
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) MCSE
2 2 (66.67%) MCSA
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Red Gate
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in North Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the North Wales 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 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Network Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) VMWare Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Support Technician
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support Technician
2 1 (33.33%) IT Technician
2 1 (33.33%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) CCNA
1 2 (66.67%) CCNP
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Degree
1 2 (66.67%) MCSA
1 2 (66.67%) MCSE
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Barracuda Networks
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) HP
1 2 (66.67%) Red Gate
1 2 (66.67%) Veeam
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft