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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 52 46 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing DNS 16 25 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 2.47% 3.86% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.67% 18.52% -
Number of salaries quoted 16 24 0
Average salary £45,000 £35,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.76% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -5.33%
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
96 135 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 14.79% 20.87% 19.83%
Number of salaries quoted 82 128 66
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £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 30 July 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Northampton

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 35 (71.43%) DHCP
2 31 (63.27%) Firewall
3 28 (57.14%) TCP/IP
4 23 (46.94%) ISPF
5 19 (38.78%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (36.73%) Law
7 16 (32.65%) HSRP
8 15 (30.61%) WAN
8 15 (30.61%) LAN
9 14 (28.57%) UNIX
9 14 (28.57%) SSL
9 14 (28.57%) Linux
10 13 (26.53%) Internet
10 13 (26.53%) Spanning Tree
10 13 (26.53%) SCCM
11 12 (24.49%) VoIP
12 11 (22.45%) Windows
12 11 (22.45%) Oracle
12 11 (22.45%) IBM
12 11 (22.45%) WebSphere
12 11 (22.45%) Hudson
13 10 (20.41%) Root Cause Analysis
13 10 (20.41%) NAS
13 10 (20.41%) Windows 7
13 10 (20.41%) Active Directory
13 10 (20.41%) OSPF
13 10 (20.41%) BGP
13 10 (20.41%) ITIL
14 9 (18.37%) VB
14 9 (18.37%) SOAP

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (22.45%) WebSphere
2 9 (18.37%) Confluence
2 9 (18.37%) CICS
2 9 (18.37%) Oracle Workflow
2 9 (18.37%) WebSphere Application Server
2 9 (18.37%) JBoss
3 8 (16.33%) Lync
4 7 (14.29%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.04%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (8.16%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (18.37%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 35 (71.43%) DHCP
2 31 (63.27%) Firewall
3 28 (57.14%) TCP/IP
4 16 (32.65%) HSRP
5 15 (30.61%) WAN
5 15 (30.61%) LAN
6 14 (28.57%) SSL
7 13 (26.53%) Internet
7 13 (26.53%) Spanning Tree
8 12 (24.49%) VoIP
9 10 (20.41%) OSPF
9 10 (20.41%) BGP
9 10 (20.41%) NAS
10 9 (18.37%) FTP
11 7 (14.29%) MPLS
11 7 (14.29%) SAN
12 6 (12.24%) Wireless
12 6 (12.24%) PBX
13 5 (10.20%) VPN
13 5 (10.20%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.37%) DB2
1 9 (18.37%) Oracle Database 11g
1 9 (18.37%) Oracle Database
2 7 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (22.45%) Hudson
2 9 (18.37%) Jenkins
2 9 (18.37%) HP UFT
2 9 (18.37%) LoadRunner
2 9 (18.37%) JIRA
General
1 18 (36.73%) Law
2 9 (18.37%) Finance
2 9 (18.37%) Banking
3 4 (8.16%) Legal
Job Titles
1 20 (40.82%) Analyst
2 10 (20.41%) Test Analyst
2 10 (20.41%) Configuration Analyst
3 9 (18.37%) Agile Test Analyst
4 7 (14.29%) Environment Manager
4 7 (14.29%) Technical Services Manager
4 7 (14.29%) Service Manager
4 7 (14.29%) Network Manager
4 7 (14.29%) Technical Manager
5 6 (12.24%) Network Analyst
6 4 (8.16%) Environment Analyst
7 3 (6.12%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (6.12%) Linux Administrator
7 3 (6.12%) Senior Network Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (6.12%) Network Engineer
7 3 (6.12%) Administrator
8 2 (4.08%) Team Leader
8 2 (4.08%) Network Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (46.94%) ISPF
2 9 (18.37%) Java EE
2 9 (18.37%) SOAP
2 9 (18.37%) Web Services
2 9 (18.37%) XML
2 9 (18.37%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.37%) Mainframe
1 9 (18.37%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.12%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.08%) IVR
4 1 (2.04%) Kindle
4 1 (2.04%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 14 (28.57%) UNIX
1 14 (28.57%) Linux
2 11 (22.45%) Windows
3 10 (20.41%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (38.78%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (20.41%) ITIL
2 10 (20.41%) Root Cause Analysis
3 9 (18.37%) DevOps
3 9 (18.37%) Configuration Management
3 9 (18.37%) Service Delivery
3 9 (18.37%) Workflow
3 9 (18.37%) Workflow Management
3 9 (18.37%) Automated Testing
3 9 (18.37%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (18.37%) Test Automation
4 6 (12.24%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (10.20%) Content Management
5 5 (10.20%) Mentoring
5 5 (10.20%) Infrastructure Management
6 4 (8.16%) Patch Management
7 3 (6.12%) Security Architecture
8 2 (4.08%) Test Management
8 2 (4.08%) CRM
8 2 (4.08%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.37%) COBOL
1 9 (18.37%) Java
1 9 (18.37%) JavaScript
1 9 (18.37%) Perl
1 9 (18.37%) VB
1 9 (18.37%) Python
1 9 (18.37%) REXX
1 9 (18.37%) JCL
1 9 (18.37%) Ruby
2 3 (6.12%) C-shell
2 3 (6.12%) Bash Shell
2 3 (6.12%) Shell Script
3 2 (4.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (18.37%) Degree
2 5 (10.20%) CCNP
2 5 (10.20%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (6.12%) RHCE
3 3 (6.12%) CCNA
3 3 (6.12%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.12%) ISO 9001
1 3 (6.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (20.41%) Active Directory
2 9 (18.37%) RACF
3 7 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 3 (6.12%) NFS
4 3 (6.12%) Samba
Systems Management
1 13 (26.53%) SCCM
2 9 (18.37%) Puppet
2 9 (18.37%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (18.37%) CA Endevor
3 2 (4.08%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 11 (22.45%) IBM
1 11 (22.45%) Oracle
2 9 (18.37%) Microsoft
2 9 (18.37%) Informatica
2 9 (18.37%) F5
2 9 (18.37%) New Relic
3 5 (10.20%) Cisco
4 1 (2.04%) SAP
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