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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 43 63 49
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -14
Permanent jobs citing DNS 36 14 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 5.04% 1.92% 3.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.43% 10.53% 18.88%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 24
Average salary £45,000 £27,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.63% -22.53%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
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
168 133 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 23.53% 18.24% 18.36%
Number of salaries quoted 93 127 128
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -1.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 13 February 2016. 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 +15 33 £45,000 +32.35%
DNS
East Midlands

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 63 (71.59%) Firewall
2 59 (67.05%) Linux
3 56 (63.64%) Apache
3 56 (63.64%) E-Commerce
3 56 (63.64%) MySQL
3 56 (63.64%) Ubuntu
4 55 (62.50%) Incident Management
4 55 (62.50%) Problem Management
5 51 (57.95%) SQL
6 50 (56.82%) Replication
7 48 (54.55%) DevOps
8 47 (53.41%) Performance Analysis
9 44 (50.00%) Java
10 35 (39.77%) hybris
10 35 (39.77%) Apache Solr
11 30 (34.09%) Windows
12 28 (31.82%) DHCP
12 28 (31.82%) Active Directory
13 23 (26.14%) ITIL
13 23 (26.14%) SCCM
14 22 (25.00%) Windows 7
14 22 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
15 19 (21.59%) Agile Software Development
16 17 (19.32%) Performance Monitoring
17 12 (13.64%) Service Delivery
17 12 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
18 7 (7.95%) Windows Server
19 6 (6.82%) VMware
20 5 (5.68%) Microsoft
20 5 (5.68%) TCP/IP

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 56 (63.64%) Apache
2 35 (39.77%) Apache Solr
3 2 (2.27%) IIS
4 1 (1.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (2.27%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 63 (71.59%) Firewall
2 28 (31.82%) DHCP
3 5 (5.68%) TCP/IP
4 3 (3.41%) Internet
4 3 (3.41%) VoIP
4 3 (3.41%) WAN
4 3 (3.41%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (3.41%) Wireless
5 1 (1.14%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (63.64%) MySQL
2 2 (2.27%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (2.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 45 (51.14%) Analyst
2 23 (26.14%) DBA
3 21 (23.86%) E-Commerce Analyst
4 20 (22.73%) Operations Analyst
5 19 (21.59%) MySQL DBA
6 16 (18.18%) Configuration Analyst
6 16 (18.18%) Test Analyst
7 15 (17.05%) Database Analyst
8 12 (13.64%) Active Directory Analyst
8 12 (13.64%) Agile Test Analyst
9 6 (6.82%) Administrator
9 6 (6.82%) Linux Administrator
9 6 (6.82%) Linux Support
10 5 (5.68%) 2nd Line Support
10 5 (5.68%) Help Desk Support
10 5 (5.68%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 5 (5.68%) Server Analyst
11 4 (4.55%) IT Support Technician
11 4 (4.55%) SQL DBA
11 4 (4.55%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.27%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 50 (56.82%) Replication
2 12 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.14%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 59 (67.05%) Linux
2 56 (63.64%) Ubuntu
3 30 (34.09%) Windows
4 22 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 7 (7.95%) Windows Server
6 4 (4.55%) Unix
6 4 (4.55%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (63.64%) E-Commerce
2 55 (62.50%) Incident Management
2 55 (62.50%) Problem Management
3 48 (54.55%) DevOps
4 47 (53.41%) Performance Analysis
5 23 (26.14%) ITIL
6 22 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 19 (21.59%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (19.32%) Performance Monitoring
9 12 (13.64%) Service Delivery
10 4 (4.55%) ERP
11 3 (3.41%) Kalman Filter
11 3 (3.41%) Service Management
12 2 (2.27%) Project Management
13 1 (1.14%) Budget Control
13 1 (1.14%) Capacity Planning
13 1 (1.14%) Disaster Recovery
13 1 (1.14%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 51 (57.95%) SQL
2 44 (50.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (4.55%) MCSE
1 4 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (3.41%) CCNA
2 3 (3.41%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (3.41%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.14%) Degree
System Software
1 28 (31.82%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.55%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.41%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 23 (26.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 35 (39.77%) hybris
2 6 (6.82%) VMware
3 5 (5.68%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.55%) Citrix
5 3 (3.41%) Brocade
5 3 (3.41%) Cisco
Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago