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 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 35 58 61
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +3
Permanent jobs citing DNS 35 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 6.35% 1.50% 0.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.18% 7.92% 4.65%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 4
Average salary £45,000 £30,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.34% -23.12%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
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
151 101 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 27.40% 18.88% 17.34%
Number of salaries quoted 86 96 81
Average salary £45,000 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £23,800 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 9 February 2016.

DNS Salary Histogram in Northampton

DNS
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 54 (71.05%) MySQL
1 54 (71.05%) Linux
1 54 (71.05%) Apache
1 54 (71.05%) E-Commerce
1 54 (71.05%) Firewall
1 54 (71.05%) Ubuntu
2 53 (69.74%) Incident Management
2 53 (69.74%) Problem Management
3 48 (63.16%) Replication
3 48 (63.16%) SQL
4 46 (60.53%) DevOps
5 45 (59.21%) Performance Analysis
6 44 (57.89%) Java
7 35 (46.05%) Apache Solr
7 35 (46.05%) hybris
8 22 (28.95%) Root Cause Analysis
8 22 (28.95%) Windows 7
8 22 (28.95%) Windows
8 22 (28.95%) DHCP
8 22 (28.95%) Active Directory
8 22 (28.95%) SCCM
9 19 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
9 19 (25.00%) ITIL
10 16 (21.05%) Performance Monitoring
11 12 (15.79%) Service Delivery
11 12 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
12 1 (1.32%) Middleware
12 1 (1.32%) Project Management
12 1 (1.32%) Finance

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 54 (71.05%) Apache
2 35 (46.05%) Apache Solr
Communications & Networking
1 54 (71.05%) Firewall
2 22 (28.95%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (71.05%) MySQL
General
1 1 (1.32%) Finance
Job Titles
1 44 (57.89%) Analyst
2 22 (28.95%) DBA
3 20 (26.32%) E-Commerce Analyst
4 19 (25.00%) Operations Analyst
5 18 (23.68%) MySQL DBA
6 16 (21.05%) Configuration Analyst
6 16 (21.05%) Test Analyst
7 15 (19.74%) Database Analyst
8 12 (15.79%) Active Directory Analyst
8 12 (15.79%) Agile Test Analyst
9 6 (7.89%) Administrator
9 6 (7.89%) Linux Administrator
9 6 (7.89%) Linux Support
10 5 (6.58%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 5 (6.58%) Server Analyst
11 4 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
11 4 (5.26%) SQL DBA
12 2 (2.63%) Support Analyst
13 1 (1.32%) DevOps Engineer
13 1 (1.32%) Linux DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.32%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 48 (63.16%) Replication
2 12 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 54 (71.05%) Linux
1 54 (71.05%) Ubuntu
2 22 (28.95%) Windows
2 22 (28.95%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (71.05%) E-Commerce
2 53 (69.74%) Incident Management
2 53 (69.74%) Problem Management
3 46 (60.53%) DevOps
4 45 (59.21%) Performance Analysis
5 22 (28.95%) Root Cause Analysis
6 19 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (25.00%) ITIL
7 16 (21.05%) Performance Monitoring
8 12 (15.79%) Service Delivery
9 1 (1.32%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (63.16%) SQL
2 44 (57.89%) Java
System Software
1 22 (28.95%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 22 (28.95%) SCCM
Vendors
1 35 (46.05%) hybris