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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank - 19 13
Permanent jobs citing DNS 0 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales - 1.72% 8.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 5.26% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 4
Average salary - £29,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
17 19 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in North Wales 25.37% 32.76% 35.56%
Number of salaries quoted 8 19 15
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +72.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,550 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 28 Related IT Skills in North Wales

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Mitel
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
1 1 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) EqualLogic
1 1 (100.00%) Forefront TMG
1 1 (100.00%) Lync
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (100.00%) SCDPM
1 1 (100.00%) People Management

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in North Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) Lync
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) IT Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Time Management
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 1 (100.00%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) Mitel