The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton 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 42 40 53
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +13
Permanent jobs citing DNS 31 28 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 4.98% 4.33% 1.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.85% 20.59% 5.81%
Number of salaries quoted 21 27 5
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
DNS
Northamptonshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northampton region.

Communications & Networking Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
130 136 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 20.90% 21.02% 21.50%
Number of salaries quoted 104 122 76
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

DNS
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

DNS Salary Trend in Northampton

DNS
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Northampton

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 39 (97.50%) DHCP
2 25 (62.50%) TCP/IP
2 25 (62.50%) Firewall
3 21 (52.50%) ISPF
4 18 (45.00%) Active Directory
5 15 (37.50%) VoIP
5 15 (37.50%) Law
5 15 (37.50%) HSRP
6 14 (35.00%) LAN
6 14 (35.00%) Windows
6 14 (35.00%) Microsoft
6 14 (35.00%) WAN
7 13 (32.50%) Spanning Tree
7 13 (32.50%) SCCM
8 11 (27.50%) Hyper-V
8 11 (27.50%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (27.50%) SAN
8 11 (27.50%) ITIL
9 10 (25.00%) OSPF
9 10 (25.00%) BGP
9 10 (25.00%) Windows 7
9 10 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
9 10 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
10 9 (22.50%) Service Delivery
10 9 (22.50%) SharePoint
10 9 (22.50%) Cisco
11 7 (17.50%) PBX
11 7 (17.50%) MS Excel
11 7 (17.50%) Wireless
11 7 (17.50%) MPLS

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 (22.50%) SharePoint
2 6 (15.00%) Lync
3 5 (12.50%) MS Exchange
4 4 (10.00%) IIS
4 4 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (5.00%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 7 (17.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 39 (97.50%) DHCP
2 25 (62.50%) TCP/IP
2 25 (62.50%) Firewall
3 15 (37.50%) VoIP
3 15 (37.50%) HSRP
4 14 (35.00%) LAN
4 14 (35.00%) WAN
5 13 (32.50%) Spanning Tree
6 11 (27.50%) SAN
7 10 (25.00%) OSPF
7 10 (25.00%) BGP
8 7 (17.50%) MPLS
8 7 (17.50%) Wireless
8 7 (17.50%) PBX
9 6 (15.00%) VPN
10 5 (12.50%) NAS
11 4 (10.00%) IPsec
11 4 (10.00%) VLAN
11 4 (10.00%) Network Security
11 4 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Hudson
General
1 15 (37.50%) Law
2 4 (10.00%) Legal
3 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (45.00%) Analyst
2 10 (25.00%) Test Analyst
2 10 (25.00%) Configuration Analyst
3 9 (22.50%) Agile Test Analyst
4 7 (17.50%) Network Manager
5 5 (12.50%) Technical Services Manager
5 5 (12.50%) Network Analyst
5 5 (12.50%) Service Manager
5 5 (12.50%) Technical Manager
6 4 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (10.00%) IT Administrator
6 4 (10.00%) Administrator
7 3 (7.50%) Network Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Senior Network Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Team Leader
8 2 (5.00%) Support Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Network Team Leader
9 1 (2.50%) Windows Engineer
9 1 (2.50%) Support Engineer
9 1 (2.50%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (52.50%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (27.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.00%) AS400
3 1 (2.50%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 14 (35.00%) Windows
2 10 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (5.00%) Windows 2000
3 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (5.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (27.50%) ITIL
2 10 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 9 (22.50%) Service Delivery
4 6 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (12.50%) Mentoring
6 4 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (5.00%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (5.00%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (5.00%) Security Architecture
7 2 (5.00%) CRM
7 2 (5.00%) ERP
8 1 (2.50%) Project Management
8 1 (2.50%) Business Continuity
8 1 (2.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 1 (2.50%) Network Management
8 1 (2.50%) Supplier Management
8 1 (2.50%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (2.50%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (2.50%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 5 (12.50%) CCNP
1 5 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (12.50%) Degree
2 3 (7.50%) CCNA
3 1 (2.50%) MCSE
3 1 (2.50%) MCSA
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.50%) ISO 9001
1 3 (7.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 18 (45.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (27.50%) Hyper-V
3 6 (15.00%) Terminal Services
4 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 13 (32.50%) SCCM
2 4 (10.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (22.50%) Cisco
3 4 (10.00%) Dell
3 4 (10.00%) NetApp
3 4 (10.00%) Mitel
3 4 (10.00%) WatchGuard
4 2 (5.00%) Lotus
4 2 (5.00%) Citrix
4 2 (5.00%) IBM
5 1 (2.50%) VMware
5 1 (2.50%) SAP
Northampton
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago