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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 47 48 44
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Permanent jobs citing DNS 26 3 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 3.75% 0.77% 3.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.49% 4.41% 17.17%
Number of salaries quoted 26 3 16
Average salary £35,500 £26,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.53% -32.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £45,200 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
121 68 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 17.46% 17.39% 20.33%
Number of salaries quoted 114 65 87
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,350 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 16 September 2014.

DNS Salary Histogram in Northampton

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 52 (94.55%) Microsoft
2 51 (92.73%) ITIL
3 50 (90.91%) Microsoft Certification
4 48 (87.27%) Windows
4 48 (87.27%) MCSA
5 45 (81.82%) Active Directory
6 44 (80.00%) Hyper-V
7 43 (78.18%) TCP/IP
8 42 (76.36%) DHCP
9 41 (74.55%) Cisco
9 41 (74.55%) MS Exchange
9 41 (74.55%) Firewall
9 41 (74.55%) VMware
10 39 (70.91%) Exchange Server 2010
11 38 (69.09%) CCNA
11 38 (69.09%) Cisco Certification
12 30 (54.55%) Retail
13 29 (52.73%) SQL Server
14 25 (45.45%) MCSE
14 25 (45.45%) ITIL V3
15 16 (29.09%) Windows Server 2003
16 13 (23.64%) MCITP
17 11 (20.00%) MCP
18 10 (18.18%) VPN
18 10 (18.18%) Windows 7
18 10 (18.18%) MCTS
19 9 (16.36%) Service Delivery
19 9 (16.36%) Legal
19 9 (16.36%) SLA
19 9 (16.36%) HND

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 41 (74.55%) MS Exchange
2 39 (70.91%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (1.82%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (1.82%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 43 (78.18%) TCP/IP
2 42 (76.36%) DHCP
3 41 (74.55%) Firewall
4 10 (18.18%) VPN
5 3 (5.45%) SAN
5 3 (5.45%) WAN
6 2 (3.64%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (3.64%) LAN
7 1 (1.82%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (52.73%) SQL Server
2 8 (14.55%) Crystal Reports
General
1 30 (54.55%) Retail
2 9 (16.36%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (32.73%) Analyst
2 16 (29.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 15 (27.27%) Network Analyst
4 14 (25.45%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
5 10 (18.18%) Infrastructure Manager
6 9 (16.36%) Network Infrastructure Manager
6 9 (16.36%) Network Manager
7 8 (14.55%) Team Leader
7 8 (14.55%) Service Desk Team Leader
8 5 (9.09%) Network Engineer
9 4 (7.27%) Network Support
10 3 (5.45%) Senior Network Support
10 3 (5.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 2 (3.64%) Support Engineer
11 2 (3.64%) Field Engineer
11 2 (3.64%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
12 1 (1.82%) Support Manager
12 1 (1.82%) Windows Server Engineer
12 1 (1.82%) 2nd Line Support
12 1 (1.82%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.64%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 48 (87.27%) Windows
2 16 (29.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (18.18%) Windows 7
4 5 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (7.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.82%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (92.73%) ITIL
2 25 (45.45%) ITIL V3
3 9 (16.36%) Service Delivery
4 3 (5.45%) Migration
5 2 (3.64%) Configuration Management
6 1 (1.82%) Mentoring
6 1 (1.82%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 50 (90.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 48 (87.27%) MCSA
3 38 (69.09%) CCNA
3 38 (69.09%) Cisco Certification
4 25 (45.45%) MCSE
5 13 (23.64%) MCITP
6 11 (20.00%) MCP
7 10 (18.18%) MCTS
8 9 (16.36%) HND
9 2 (3.64%) Security Cleared
9 2 (3.64%) SC Cleared
10 1 (1.82%) DV Cleared
10 1 (1.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (1.82%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.36%) SLA
System Software
1 45 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 44 (80.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.82%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (7.27%) WSUS
2 2 (3.64%) SCCM
2 2 (3.64%) SCOM
3 1 (1.82%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 52 (94.55%) Microsoft
2 41 (74.55%) Cisco
2 41 (74.55%) VMware
3 4 (7.27%) HP
4 1 (1.82%) WatchGuard
4 1 (1.82%) Symantec
4 1 (1.82%) Sophos
4 1 (1.82%) Dell
4 1 (1.82%) Veeam
4 1 (1.82%) SolarWinds
4 1 (1.82%) F5
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