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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 51 61 45
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -16
Permanent jobs citing DNS 38 5 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 3.92% 0.79% 4.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.22% 4.55% 19.14%
Number of salaries quoted 34 5 20
Average salary £37,500 £26,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+44.23% -32.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £19,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,700 £41,400 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
171 110 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 17.65% 17.38% 23.48%
Number of salaries quoted 152 100 139
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,550 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

DNS Salary Histogram 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 19 September 2014. 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 +4 28 £35,500 +36.53% 3
Brackley - 8 £37,500 - 1
DNS
East Midlands

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 62 (95.38%) Microsoft
2 61 (93.85%) ITIL
3 59 (90.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 58 (89.23%) Windows
5 53 (81.54%) Active Directory
6 51 (78.46%) Hyper-V
7 49 (75.38%) DHCP
8 48 (73.85%) MCSA
9 44 (67.69%) TCP/IP
10 42 (64.62%) VMware
11 41 (63.08%) Firewall
12 40 (61.54%) Cisco
13 39 (60.00%) MS Exchange
14 38 (58.46%) SQL Server
14 38 (58.46%) Exchange Server 2010
15 36 (55.38%) Cisco Certification
15 36 (55.38%) CCNA
16 34 (52.31%) MCSE
17 28 (43.08%) Retail
18 23 (35.38%) Windows Server 2003
18 23 (35.38%) ITIL V3
19 22 (33.85%) MCITP
20 19 (29.23%) MCP
21 16 (24.62%) Service Delivery
22 15 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
23 12 (18.46%) Windows 7
23 12 (18.46%) Windows Server 2008
23 12 (18.46%) MCTS
23 12 (18.46%) VPN
24 11 (16.92%) SLA

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 39 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 38 (58.46%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.54%) IIS
3 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 8 (12.31%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.54%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.62%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 49 (75.38%) DHCP
2 44 (67.69%) TCP/IP
3 41 (63.08%) Firewall
4 12 (18.46%) VPN
5 8 (12.31%) VLAN
6 7 (10.77%) SAN
7 3 (4.62%) WAN
7 3 (4.62%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (3.08%) LAN
8 2 (3.08%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (58.46%) SQL Server
2 9 (13.85%) Crystal Reports
General
1 28 (43.08%) Retail
2 11 (16.92%) Legal
Job Titles
1 26 (40.00%) Analyst
2 18 (27.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 14 (21.54%) Network Analyst
4 13 (20.00%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
5 9 (13.85%) Service Desk Team Leader
5 9 (13.85%) Infrastructure Manager
5 9 (13.85%) Team Leader
6 8 (12.31%) Network Manager
6 8 (12.31%) Network Infrastructure Manager
7 7 (10.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (10.77%) Technical Analyst
8 6 (9.23%) Network Engineer
9 4 (6.15%) Technical Support
9 4 (6.15%) Network Support
10 3 (4.62%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 3 (4.62%) Senior Network Support
10 3 (4.62%) Support Engineer
11 2 (3.08%) Service Analyst
11 2 (3.08%) 2nd Line Support
11 2 (3.08%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.77%) Clustering
2 3 (4.62%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 58 (89.23%) Windows
2 23 (35.38%) Windows Server 2003
3 15 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (18.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (18.46%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.54%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (93.85%) ITIL
2 23 (35.38%) ITIL V3
3 16 (24.62%) Service Delivery
4 3 (4.62%) Migration
4 3 (4.62%) Configuration Management
5 2 (3.08%) Coaching
6 1 (1.54%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.15%) SQL
Qualifications
1 59 (90.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 48 (73.85%) MCSA
3 36 (55.38%) CCNA
3 36 (55.38%) Cisco Certification
4 34 (52.31%) MCSE
5 22 (33.85%) MCITP
6 19 (29.23%) MCP
7 12 (18.46%) MCTS
8 11 (16.92%) HND
9 3 (4.62%) SC Cleared
9 3 (4.62%) Security Cleared
10 2 (3.08%) DV Cleared
11 1 (1.54%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (1.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (16.92%) SLA
System Software
1 53 (81.54%) Active Directory
2 51 (78.46%) Hyper-V
3 5 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.54%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (7.69%) WSUS
2 3 (4.62%) SCCM
2 3 (4.62%) SCOM
3 1 (1.54%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 62 (95.38%) Microsoft
2 42 (64.62%) VMware
3 40 (61.54%) Cisco
4 5 (7.69%) HP
5 2 (3.08%) F5
6 1 (1.54%) Dell
6 1 (1.54%) Symantec
6 1 (1.54%) Sophos
6 1 (1.54%) WatchGuard
6 1 (1.54%) Veeam
6 1 (1.54%) SolarWinds
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Salary: £21000 - £28000 per annum + benefits and training!
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