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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 35 40 54
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +14
Permanent jobs citing DNS 37 32 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 6.02% 5.15% 0.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.41% 22.54% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 25 31 2
Average salary £45,000 £33,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.32% +4.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £30,000 £27,600
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £45,000 £36,400
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
135 142 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 21.95% 22.87% 18.27%
Number of salaries quoted 97 129 63
Average salary £45,000 £38,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% -2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £49,000
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 22 May 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Northampton

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 37 (82.22%) DHCP
2 30 (66.67%) Firewall
3 27 (60.00%) TCP/IP
4 23 (51.11%) ISPF
5 17 (37.78%) Law
6 16 (35.56%) HSRP
7 15 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (33.33%) WAN
7 15 (33.33%) LAN
8 13 (28.89%) Windows
8 13 (28.89%) Active Directory
8 13 (28.89%) Spanning Tree
9 12 (26.67%) VoIP
10 11 (24.44%) ITIL
10 11 (24.44%) Microsoft
10 11 (24.44%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
11 10 (22.22%) SSL
11 10 (22.22%) OSPF
11 10 (22.22%) BGP
11 10 (22.22%) SCCM
11 10 (22.22%) Windows 7
12 9 (20.00%) Internet
12 9 (20.00%) Service Delivery
12 9 (20.00%) IBM
13 8 (17.78%) UNIX
13 8 (17.78%) Linux
13 8 (17.78%) PBX
13 8 (17.78%) Hyper-V
14 7 (15.56%) NAS

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 7 (15.56%) WebSphere
1 7 (15.56%) Lync
2 6 (13.33%) SharePoint
3 5 (11.11%) Oracle Workflow
3 5 (11.11%) Confluence
3 5 (11.11%) WebSphere Application Server
3 5 (11.11%) JBoss
3 5 (11.11%) CICS
4 2 (4.44%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 4 (8.89%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 37 (82.22%) DHCP
2 30 (66.67%) Firewall
3 27 (60.00%) TCP/IP
4 16 (35.56%) HSRP
5 15 (33.33%) WAN
5 15 (33.33%) LAN
6 13 (28.89%) Spanning Tree
7 12 (26.67%) VoIP
8 10 (22.22%) SSL
8 10 (22.22%) OSPF
8 10 (22.22%) BGP
9 9 (20.00%) Internet
10 8 (17.78%) PBX
11 7 (15.56%) NAS
11 7 (15.56%) SAN
11 7 (15.56%) MPLS
12 6 (13.33%) Wireless
13 5 (11.11%) VLAN
13 5 (11.11%) VPN
13 5 (11.11%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (11.11%) DB2
2 5 (11.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (15.56%) Hudson
2 5 (11.11%) JIRA
2 5 (11.11%) QuickTest Pro
2 5 (11.11%) LoadRunner
2 5 (11.11%) Jenkins
General
1 17 (37.78%) Law
2 5 (11.11%) Finance
2 5 (11.11%) Banking
3 4 (8.89%) Legal
4 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (46.67%) Analyst
2 10 (22.22%) Test Analyst
2 10 (22.22%) Configuration Analyst
3 9 (20.00%) Agile Test Analyst
4 7 (15.56%) Network Manager
5 6 (13.33%) Technical Manager
5 6 (13.33%) Technical Services Manager
5 6 (13.33%) Network Analyst
5 6 (13.33%) Service Manager
6 5 (11.11%) Environment Manager
7 3 (6.67%) Senior Network Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Network Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) Support Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) Environment Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) Network Team Leader
8 2 (4.44%) Team Leader
9 1 (2.22%) Senior Analyst
9 1 (2.22%) Server Analyst
9 1 (2.22%) Senior Server Analyst
9 1 (2.22%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (51.11%) ISPF
2 5 (11.11%) Java EE
2 5 (11.11%) SOAP
2 5 (11.11%) Web Services
2 5 (11.11%) XML
2 5 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (24.44%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.11%) Mainframe
3 2 (4.44%) IVR
3 2 (4.44%) AS400
3 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.22%) Kindle
4 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (28.89%) Windows
2 10 (22.22%) Windows 7
3 8 (17.78%) UNIX
3 8 (17.78%) Linux
4 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (4.44%) Windows 2000
4 2 (4.44%) Android
4 2 (4.44%) Apple iOS
4 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (24.44%) ITIL
3 10 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
4 9 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 7 (15.56%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (11.11%) Workflow
6 5 (11.11%) Workflow Management
6 5 (11.11%) Automated Testing
6 5 (11.11%) Test Automation
6 5 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (11.11%) Configuration Management
6 5 (11.11%) DevOps
6 5 (11.11%) Mentoring
6 5 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
7 3 (6.67%) Content Management
8 2 (4.44%) CRM
8 2 (4.44%) ERP
8 2 (4.44%) Test Management
8 2 (4.44%) Security Architecture
8 2 (4.44%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.11%) Ruby
1 5 (11.11%) Python
1 5 (11.11%) COBOL
1 5 (11.11%) Java
1 5 (11.11%) JavaScript
1 5 (11.11%) Perl
1 5 (11.11%) VB
1 5 (11.11%) REXX
1 5 (11.11%) JCL
2 2 (4.44%) SQL
3 1 (2.22%) C-shell
3 1 (2.22%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (15.56%) Degree
2 5 (11.11%) CCNP
2 5 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (6.67%) CCNA
4 1 (2.22%) RHCSA
4 1 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.22%) MCSE
4 1 (2.22%) MCSA
4 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.22%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (6.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (28.89%) Active Directory
2 8 (17.78%) Hyper-V
3 5 (11.11%) RACF
4 2 (4.44%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.22%) Samba
5 1 (2.22%) NFS
Systems Management
1 10 (22.22%) SCCM
2 5 (11.11%) CA Endevor
2 5 (11.11%) Puppet
2 5 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (4.44%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 11 (24.44%) Microsoft
2 9 (20.00%) IBM
3 7 (15.56%) Oracle
4 6 (13.33%) Cisco
5 5 (11.11%) Informatica
5 5 (11.11%) F5
5 5 (11.11%) New Relic
6 2 (4.44%) Citrix
6 2 (4.44%) Lotus
7 1 (2.22%) VMware
7 1 (2.22%) SAP
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago