The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 71 56 71
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +15
Permanent jobs citing DNS 22 46 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 2.03% 3.95% 1.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.92% 22.33% 15.65%
Number of salaries quoted 15 37 13
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £28,500 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.40% -1.33%
DNS
Nottinghamshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Nottingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
130 206 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 12.01% 17.70% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 101 171 86
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

DNS
Salary Trend in Nottingham

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

DNS Salary Trend in Nottingham

DNS
Salary Histogram in Nottingham

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

DNS Salary Histogram in Nottingham

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 35 (77.78%) Windows
2 25 (55.56%) TCP/IP
3 23 (51.11%) DHCP
3 23 (51.11%) Active Directory
4 21 (46.67%) VMware
5 18 (40.00%) SQL Server
6 15 (33.33%) VPN
6 15 (33.33%) IIS
7 14 (31.11%) SQL
7 14 (31.11%) SMTP
7 14 (31.11%) Windows 7
7 14 (31.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (31.11%) Microsoft
8 13 (28.89%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (28.89%) VMware Infrastructure
9 12 (26.67%) Linux
10 11 (24.44%) PowerShell
10 11 (24.44%) Cisco
11 10 (22.22%) SSL
11 10 (22.22%) MS Exchange
11 10 (22.22%) Firewall
12 9 (20.00%) Windows 8
12 9 (20.00%) Change Management
13 8 (17.78%) ITIL
13 8 (17.78%) Network Monitoring
13 8 (17.78%) Symantec
13 8 (17.78%) Windows Server 2012
13 8 (17.78%) UNIX
13 8 (17.78%) BGP
13 8 (17.78%) LDAP

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Nottingham 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 15 (33.33%) IIS
2 10 (22.22%) MS Exchange
3 6 (13.33%) SharePoint
4 5 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (4.44%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (2.22%) FileNet
6 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.22%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.22%) Apache
6 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.22%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (2.22%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (8.89%) MS Office
2 3 (6.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.22%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.11%) SaaS
2 4 (8.89%) Google Apps
3 1 (2.22%) Office 365
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 25 (55.56%) TCP/IP
2 23 (51.11%) DHCP
3 15 (33.33%) VPN
4 14 (31.11%) SMTP
5 10 (22.22%) SSL
5 10 (22.22%) Firewall
6 8 (17.78%) LDAP
6 8 (17.78%) BGP
7 6 (13.33%) VLAN
7 6 (13.33%) WAN
7 6 (13.33%) Internet
8 5 (11.11%) SNMP
9 4 (8.89%) Fibre Channel
10 2 (4.44%) Wireless
10 2 (4.44%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (4.44%) VoIP
11 1 (2.22%) HTTP
11 1 (2.22%) Wireshark
11 1 (2.22%) Reverse Proxy
11 1 (2.22%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (8.89%) Big Data
2 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (8.89%) MySQL
3 2 (4.44%) DB2
3 2 (4.44%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (2.22%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (11.11%) Finance
2 4 (8.89%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.22%) Local Government
3 1 (2.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 8 (17.78%) Senior Network Engineer
3 7 (15.56%) Analyst
3 7 (15.56%) IT Support
4 5 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 5 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Administrator
5 4 (8.89%) Desktop Support
6 3 (6.67%) Support Technician
6 3 (6.67%) Support Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Desktop Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) SQL Reporting Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Wintel Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) IT Support Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Report Analyst
8 1 (2.22%) Senior Analyst
8 1 (2.22%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.11%) HTML
2 4 (8.89%) XML
3 2 (4.44%) LAMP
3 2 (4.44%) .NET
4 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.22%) COM
4 1 (2.22%) Web Services
4 1 (2.22%) jQuery
4 1 (2.22%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (2.22%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.89%) Replication
3 1 (2.22%) Clustering
3 1 (2.22%) CESG
3 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.22%) iPhone
3 1 (2.22%) iSeries
3 1 (2.22%) EFT
3 1 (2.22%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 35 (77.78%) Windows
2 14 (31.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 14 (31.11%) Windows 7
3 13 (28.89%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (26.67%) Linux
5 9 (20.00%) Windows 8
6 8 (17.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (17.78%) UNIX
7 6 (13.33%) Windows XP
8 2 (4.44%) Mac OS X
8 2 (4.44%) Windows Vista
9 1 (2.22%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (2.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (2.22%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.00%) Change Management
2 8 (17.78%) ITIL
2 8 (17.78%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (11.11%) Migration
4 4 (8.89%) Strategic Planning
4 4 (8.89%) Operations Research
4 4 (8.89%) Performance Management
4 4 (8.89%) Capacity Management
4 4 (8.89%) Big Data Analytics
4 4 (8.89%) Analytics
5 3 (6.67%) Project Management
6 2 (4.44%) Software Deployment
6 2 (4.44%) Problem Management
6 2 (4.44%) Load Balancing
6 2 (4.44%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.22%) Scrum
7 1 (2.22%) Business Continuity
7 1 (2.22%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.22%) Software Engineering
7 1 (2.22%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 14 (31.11%) SQL
2 11 (24.44%) PowerShell
3 5 (11.11%) VB
4 4 (8.89%) Perl
5 3 (6.67%) T-SQL
5 3 (6.67%) VBScript
6 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.22%) Python
6 1 (2.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (13.33%) Degree
2 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (11.11%) MCSE
3 4 (8.89%) CCNP
3 4 (8.89%) CCNA
3 4 (8.89%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) SLA
1 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 23 (51.11%) Active Directory
2 13 (28.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (13.33%) Hyper-V
3 6 (13.33%) vSphere
4 4 (8.89%) vCloud
4 4 (8.89%) Firmware
5 3 (6.67%) XenApp
6 1 (2.22%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (17.78%) Norton AntiVirus
1 8 (17.78%) Backup Exec
2 6 (13.33%) Tivoli
3 4 (8.89%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 4 (8.89%) Netcool
3 4 (8.89%) Netcool/OMNIbus
4 1 (2.22%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (2.22%) BladeLogic
4 1 (2.22%) WSUS
4 1 (2.22%) HP SIM
4 1 (2.22%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 21 (46.67%) VMware
2 14 (31.11%) Microsoft
3 11 (24.44%) Cisco
4 8 (17.78%) Symantec
5 7 (15.56%) Citrix
6 6 (13.33%) IBM
7 4 (8.89%) Compuware
7 4 (8.89%) EMC
7 4 (8.89%) Google
7 4 (8.89%) Splunk
8 3 (6.67%) SAP
8 3 (6.67%) Oracle
9 2 (4.44%) HP
9 2 (4.44%) CA
10 1 (2.22%) Red Hat
10 1 (2.22%) Apple
10 1 (2.22%) CheckPoint
10 1 (2.22%) TIBCO
10 1 (2.22%) webMethods
10 1 (2.22%) Avaya