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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 58 48 53
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +5
Permanent jobs citing DNS 16 23 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 2.18% 3.40% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.98% 19.83% 1.41%
Number of salaries quoted 13 22 1
Average salary £40,000 £33,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.40% -33.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
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
89 116 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 12.14% 17.13% 19.24%
Number of salaries quoted 77 109 68
Average salary £41,250 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £24,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 1 September 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Northampton

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 29 (60.42%) DHCP
2 28 (58.33%) Firewall
3 21 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (41.67%) TCP/IP
5 19 (39.58%) Linux
6 17 (35.42%) SCCM
7 16 (33.33%) ISPF
8 14 (29.17%) UNIX
9 13 (27.08%) Windows
9 13 (27.08%) Java
9 13 (27.08%) Law
9 13 (27.08%) DevOps
10 12 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
10 12 (25.00%) Windows 7
10 12 (25.00%) ITIL
10 12 (25.00%) SSL
10 12 (25.00%) Active Directory
11 11 (22.92%) IBM
11 11 (22.92%) Oracle
11 11 (22.92%) WebSphere
12 10 (20.83%) Finance
12 10 (20.83%) NAS
12 10 (20.83%) Hudson
12 10 (20.83%) Middleware
13 9 (18.75%) Configuration Management
13 9 (18.75%) Mainframe
13 9 (18.75%) RACF
13 9 (18.75%) JCL
13 9 (18.75%) CICS
13 9 (18.75%) Informatica

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 11 (22.92%) WebSphere
2 9 (18.75%) CICS
2 9 (18.75%) Oracle Workflow
2 9 (18.75%) WebSphere Application Server
2 9 (18.75%) JBoss
2 9 (18.75%) Confluence
3 7 (14.58%) Lync
3 7 (14.58%) SharePoint
4 5 (10.42%) Apache
5 3 (6.25%) Apache Solr
6 1 (2.08%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (6.25%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (18.75%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 29 (60.42%) DHCP
2 28 (58.33%) Firewall
3 20 (41.67%) TCP/IP
4 12 (25.00%) SSL
5 10 (20.83%) NAS
6 9 (18.75%) Internet
6 9 (18.75%) FTP
6 9 (18.75%) VoIP
7 8 (16.67%) HSRP
7 8 (16.67%) Spanning Tree
8 7 (14.58%) OSPF
8 7 (14.58%) BGP
8 7 (14.58%) WAN
8 7 (14.58%) LAN
8 7 (14.58%) SAN
9 5 (10.42%) PBX
10 4 (8.33%) MPLS
10 4 (8.33%) Wireless
11 2 (4.17%) IPsec
11 2 (4.17%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.75%) DB2
1 9 (18.75%) Oracle Database 11g
1 9 (18.75%) Oracle Database
2 7 (14.58%) SQL Server
3 5 (10.42%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (20.83%) Hudson
2 9 (18.75%) Jenkins
2 9 (18.75%) HP UFT
2 9 (18.75%) LoadRunner
2 9 (18.75%) JIRA
General
1 13 (27.08%) Law
2 10 (20.83%) Finance
3 9 (18.75%) Banking
4 3 (6.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 21 (43.75%) Analyst
2 10 (20.83%) Test Analyst
2 10 (20.83%) Configuration Analyst
3 7 (14.58%) Technical Services Manager
3 7 (14.58%) Technical Manager
3 7 (14.58%) Environment Manager
3 7 (14.58%) Service Manager
3 7 (14.58%) Agile Test Analyst
4 4 (8.33%) Environment Analyst
4 4 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
4 4 (8.33%) Administrator
5 3 (6.25%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (6.25%) Network Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) Operations Analyst
5 3 (6.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (6.25%) Network Manager
6 2 (4.17%) Network Team Leader
6 2 (4.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (33.33%) ISPF
2 10 (20.83%) Middleware
3 9 (18.75%) Java EE
3 9 (18.75%) SOAP
3 9 (18.75%) Web Services
3 9 (18.75%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.75%) Mainframe
2 7 (14.58%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.33%) Replication
4 3 (6.25%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.17%) IVR
5 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.08%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 19 (39.58%) Linux
2 14 (29.17%) UNIX
3 13 (27.08%) Windows
4 12 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 5 (10.42%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (43.75%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (27.08%) DevOps
3 12 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 12 (25.00%) ITIL
4 9 (18.75%) Configuration Management
4 9 (18.75%) Workflow
4 9 (18.75%) Continuous Integration
4 9 (18.75%) Test Automation
4 9 (18.75%) Workflow Management
4 9 (18.75%) Automated Testing
5 7 (14.58%) Service Delivery
6 6 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (10.42%) E-Commerce
7 5 (10.42%) Incident Management
7 5 (10.42%) Problem Management
7 5 (10.42%) Content Management
7 5 (10.42%) Infrastructure Management
7 5 (10.42%) Mentoring
8 4 (8.33%) Performance Analysis
8 4 (8.33%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 13 (27.08%) Java
2 9 (18.75%) JavaScript
2 9 (18.75%) Perl
2 9 (18.75%) VB
2 9 (18.75%) Python
2 9 (18.75%) REXX
2 9 (18.75%) JCL
2 9 (18.75%) Ruby
2 9 (18.75%) COBOL
3 6 (12.50%) SQL
4 3 (6.25%) Shell Script
4 3 (6.25%) C-shell
4 3 (6.25%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (14.58%) Degree
2 3 (6.25%) RHCSA
2 3 (6.25%) CCNP
2 3 (6.25%) CCNA
2 3 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (6.25%) RHCE
System Software
1 12 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (18.75%) RACF
3 7 (14.58%) Hyper-V
4 3 (6.25%) NFS
4 3 (6.25%) Samba
Systems Management
1 17 (35.42%) SCCM
2 9 (18.75%) Puppet
2 9 (18.75%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (18.75%) CA Endevor
3 2 (4.17%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 11 (22.92%) Oracle
1 11 (22.92%) IBM
2 9 (18.75%) Informatica
2 9 (18.75%) F5
2 9 (18.75%) New Relic
3 6 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (6.25%) hybris
5 1 (2.08%) SAP
5 1 (2.08%) Cisco
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £34000 per annum + £ neg+bens
Posted: 4 days ago