The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 67 56 64
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +8
Permanent jobs citing DNS 16 28 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 1.81% 3.16% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.45% 16.57% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 15 26 1
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £17,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +120.58%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
DNS
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northamptonshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
119 169 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 13.43% 19.10% 20.93%
Number of salaries quoted 103 159 120
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £27,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DNS across the Northamptonshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

DNS
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DNS across the Northamptonshire region.

DNS Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

DNS
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton -11 15 £45,000 +26.76% 2
Kettering - 1 - -
DNS
East Midlands

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 40 (70.18%) DHCP
2 37 (64.91%) Firewall
3 31 (54.39%) TCP/IP
4 25 (43.86%) ISPF
5 19 (33.33%) WAN
5 19 (33.33%) LAN
5 19 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (31.58%) Law
6 18 (31.58%) HSRP
7 17 (29.82%) Windows
8 15 (26.32%) Linux
8 15 (26.32%) SCCM
9 14 (24.56%) VoIP
9 14 (24.56%) OSPF
9 14 (24.56%) BGP
9 14 (24.56%) UNIX
9 14 (24.56%) SSL
10 13 (22.81%) Active Directory
10 13 (22.81%) Internet
10 13 (22.81%) Spanning Tree
11 12 (21.05%) Cisco
12 11 (19.30%) IBM
12 11 (19.30%) Microsoft
12 11 (19.30%) Oracle
12 11 (19.30%) Degree
12 11 (19.30%) WebSphere
12 11 (19.30%) NAS
12 11 (19.30%) Hudson
13 10 (17.54%) F5
13 10 (17.54%) Root Cause Analysis

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 (19.30%) WebSphere
2 9 (15.79%) Confluence
2 9 (15.79%) WebSphere Application Server
2 9 (15.79%) JBoss
2 9 (15.79%) CICS
2 9 (15.79%) Oracle Workflow
3 8 (14.04%) Lync
4 7 (12.28%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.75%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.75%) Apache
5 1 (1.75%) IIS
5 1 (1.75%) nginx
Applications
1 6 (10.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.79%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.75%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.75%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.75%) SaaS
2 1 (1.75%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 40 (70.18%) DHCP
2 37 (64.91%) Firewall
3 31 (54.39%) TCP/IP
4 19 (33.33%) LAN
4 19 (33.33%) WAN
5 18 (31.58%) HSRP
6 14 (24.56%) OSPF
6 14 (24.56%) BGP
6 14 (24.56%) VoIP
6 14 (24.56%) SSL
7 13 (22.81%) Internet
7 13 (22.81%) Spanning Tree
8 11 (19.30%) NAS
9 10 (17.54%) SAN
10 9 (15.79%) MPLS
10 9 (15.79%) FTP
11 8 (14.04%) Wireless
12 7 (12.28%) VPN
12 7 (12.28%) VLAN
13 6 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.79%) DB2
1 9 (15.79%) Oracle Database 11g
1 9 (15.79%) Oracle Database
2 8 (14.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (19.30%) Hudson
2 9 (15.79%) Jenkins
2 9 (15.79%) HP UFT
2 9 (15.79%) LoadRunner
2 9 (15.79%) JIRA
General
1 18 (31.58%) Law
2 9 (15.79%) Finance
2 9 (15.79%) Banking
3 4 (7.02%) Legal
4 1 (1.75%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 20 (35.09%) Analyst
2 10 (17.54%) Test Analyst
2 10 (17.54%) Configuration Analyst
3 9 (15.79%) Network Manager
3 9 (15.79%) Agile Test Analyst
4 7 (12.28%) Technical Manager
4 7 (12.28%) Technical Services Manager
4 7 (12.28%) Environment Manager
4 7 (12.28%) Service Manager
5 6 (10.53%) Network Analyst
6 4 (7.02%) Environment Analyst
7 3 (5.26%) Senior Network Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Administrator
7 3 (5.26%) IT Manager
7 3 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.26%) Network Engineer
7 3 (5.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.26%) Linux Administrator
8 2 (3.51%) Head of IT
8 2 (3.51%) Network Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (43.86%) ISPF
2 9 (15.79%) Java EE
2 9 (15.79%) SOAP
2 9 (15.79%) Web Services
2 9 (15.79%) XML
2 9 (15.79%) Middleware
3 1 (1.75%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.79%) Mainframe
1 9 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.02%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.26%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.51%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.51%) IVR
5 1 (1.75%) Replication
5 1 (1.75%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 17 (29.82%) Windows
2 15 (26.32%) Linux
3 14 (24.56%) UNIX
4 10 (17.54%) Windows 7
5 3 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (3.51%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (17.54%) ITIL
2 10 (17.54%) Configuration Management
2 10 (17.54%) Root Cause Analysis
3 9 (15.79%) Workflow Management
3 9 (15.79%) Automated Testing
3 9 (15.79%) DevOps
3 9 (15.79%) Service Delivery
3 9 (15.79%) Workflow
3 9 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (15.79%) Test Automation
4 6 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (8.77%) Content Management
5 5 (8.77%) Mentoring
5 5 (8.77%) Infrastructure Management
6 4 (7.02%) Patch Management
7 3 (5.26%) Security Architecture
8 2 (3.51%) Business Continuity
8 2 (3.51%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (3.51%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 9 (15.79%) COBOL
1 9 (15.79%) Java
1 9 (15.79%) JavaScript
1 9 (15.79%) Perl
1 9 (15.79%) VB
1 9 (15.79%) Python
1 9 (15.79%) REXX
1 9 (15.79%) JCL
1 9 (15.79%) Ruby
2 4 (7.02%) SQL
3 3 (5.26%) Shell Script
3 3 (5.26%) C-shell
3 3 (5.26%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (19.30%) Degree
2 7 (12.28%) CCNP
2 7 (12.28%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (5.26%) RHCE
3 3 (5.26%) CCNA
3 3 (5.26%) RHCSA
4 2 (3.51%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.51%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (5.26%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (22.81%) Active Directory
2 9 (15.79%) RACF
2 9 (15.79%) Hyper-V
3 4 (7.02%) vSphere
3 4 (7.02%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (5.26%) NFS
4 3 (5.26%) Samba
5 2 (3.51%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (26.32%) SCCM
2 9 (15.79%) Puppet
2 9 (15.79%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (15.79%) CA Endevor
3 2 (3.51%) SCOM
3 2 (3.51%) BladeLogic
3 2 (3.51%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (21.05%) Cisco
2 11 (19.30%) IBM
2 11 (19.30%) Microsoft
2 11 (19.30%) Oracle
3 10 (17.54%) F5
4 9 (15.79%) New Relic
4 9 (15.79%) Informatica
5 4 (7.02%) VMware
6 2 (3.51%) HP
7 1 (1.75%) Google
7 1 (1.75%) SAP
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