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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 49 53 59
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +6
Permanent jobs citing DNS 38 35 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 4.31% 3.70% 2.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.11% 19.77% 10.74%
Number of salaries quoted 26 30 6
Average salary £43,750 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
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
180 177 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 20.43% 18.69% 22.41%
Number of salaries quoted 149 150 120
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 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 -2 31 £36,000 +2.85% 1
Brackley +2 1 £50,000 +42.85%
Kettering - 1 - - 1
Wellingborough - 1 £31,500 -
DNS
East Midlands

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 49 (89.09%) DHCP
2 33 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 32 (58.18%) Firewall
4 27 (49.09%) Active Directory
5 24 (43.64%) Windows
6 23 (41.82%) ISPF
7 19 (34.55%) Microsoft
8 17 (30.91%) VoIP
8 17 (30.91%) WAN
8 17 (30.91%) LAN
8 17 (30.91%) HSRP
9 16 (29.09%) Hyper-V
10 15 (27.27%) SCCM
10 15 (27.27%) Law
10 15 (27.27%) Cisco
11 14 (25.45%) SAN
12 13 (23.64%) OSPF
12 13 (23.64%) BGP
12 13 (23.64%) Spanning Tree
13 12 (21.82%) ITIL
14 11 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
15 10 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
15 10 (18.18%) Windows 7
15 10 (18.18%) SQL Server
15 10 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
16 9 (16.36%) Service Delivery
16 9 (16.36%) Wireless
16 9 (16.36%) MPLS
16 9 (16.36%) PBX
16 9 (16.36%) MS Excel

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 9 (16.36%) SharePoint
2 8 (14.55%) IIS
3 6 (10.91%) Lync
4 5 (9.09%) MS Exchange
5 4 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (3.64%) CMS
6 2 (3.64%) IBM Notes
6 2 (3.64%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (1.82%) Apache
7 1 (1.82%) nginx
Applications
1 9 (16.36%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.82%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (1.82%) Amazon S3
1 1 (1.82%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.82%) SaaS
1 1 (1.82%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 49 (89.09%) DHCP
2 33 (60.00%) TCP/IP
3 32 (58.18%) Firewall
4 17 (30.91%) WAN
4 17 (30.91%) LAN
4 17 (30.91%) VoIP
4 17 (30.91%) HSRP
5 14 (25.45%) SAN
6 13 (23.64%) Spanning Tree
6 13 (23.64%) OSPF
6 13 (23.64%) BGP
7 9 (16.36%) MPLS
7 9 (16.36%) Wireless
7 9 (16.36%) PBX
8 7 (12.73%) VPN
9 6 (10.91%) VLAN
9 6 (10.91%) Cisco ASA
9 6 (10.91%) NAS
10 4 (7.27%) Network Security
10 4 (7.27%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.18%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Hudson
General
1 15 (27.27%) Law
2 4 (7.27%) Legal
2 4 (7.27%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.82%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 21 (38.18%) Analyst
2 10 (18.18%) Test Analyst
2 10 (18.18%) Configuration Analyst
3 9 (16.36%) Network Manager
3 9 (16.36%) Agile Test Analyst
4 5 (9.09%) Technical Manager
4 5 (9.09%) Technical Services Manager
4 5 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (9.09%) Network Analyst
4 5 (9.09%) Service Manager
5 4 (7.27%) Administrator
5 4 (7.27%) Support Engineer
5 4 (7.27%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (7.27%) Support Analyst
5 4 (7.27%) IT Administrator
6 3 (5.45%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (5.45%) Senior Network Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) Technical Support
6 3 (5.45%) Network Engineer
6 3 (5.45%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (41.82%) ISPF
2 2 (3.64%) Symfony
2 2 (3.64%) jQuery
2 2 (3.64%) Laravel
2 2 (3.64%) HTML
2 2 (3.64%) CSS
2 2 (3.64%) Ajax
3 1 (1.82%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.45%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.64%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.64%) AS400
4 1 (1.82%) Replication
4 1 (1.82%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 24 (43.64%) Windows
2 10 (18.18%) Windows 7
3 5 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (5.45%) Linux
4 3 (5.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (3.64%) Android
5 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.64%) Windows 2000
5 2 (3.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.82%) ITIL
2 10 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
3 9 (16.36%) Service Delivery
4 6 (10.91%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (9.09%) Mentoring
6 4 (7.27%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (3.64%) Mobile Device Management
7 2 (3.64%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (3.64%) SEO
7 2 (3.64%) Business Continuity
7 2 (3.64%) Web Design
7 2 (3.64%) CRM
7 2 (3.64%) E-Commerce
7 2 (3.64%) ERP
7 2 (3.64%) Pay per click
7 2 (3.64%) Security Architecture
8 1 (1.82%) Network Management
8 1 (1.82%) Configuration Management
8 1 (1.82%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.27%) SQL
2 2 (3.64%) PHP5
2 2 (3.64%) JavaScript
2 2 (3.64%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (12.73%) CCNP
1 7 (12.73%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (12.73%) Degree
2 3 (5.45%) CCNA
3 2 (3.64%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.64%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.82%) MCSE
4 1 (1.82%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (5.45%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 27 (49.09%) Active Directory
2 16 (29.09%) Hyper-V
3 8 (14.55%) Terminal Services
4 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 4 (7.27%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (5.45%) vSphere
6 1 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (27.27%) SCCM
2 6 (10.91%) SCOM
3 2 (3.64%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (34.55%) Microsoft
2 15 (27.27%) Cisco
3 8 (14.55%) VMware
4 4 (7.27%) Mitel
4 4 (7.27%) WatchGuard
4 4 (7.27%) Dell
4 4 (7.27%) Citrix
4 4 (7.27%) NetApp
4 4 (7.27%) Lotus
5 2 (3.64%) IBM
5 2 (3.64%) HP
6 1 (1.82%) F5
6 1 (1.82%) Google
6 1 (1.82%) SAP
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Car + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago