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 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 86 74 77
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +3
Permanent jobs citing DNS 11 19 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 0.95% 1.95% 1.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.43% 13.10% 8.47%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 14
Average salary £23,500 £43,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £26,550 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
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
148 145 177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Nottingham 12.77% 14.90% 18.04%
Number of salaries quoted 124 95 156
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,650 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 July 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Nottingham

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 31 (77.50%) DHCP
2 26 (65.00%) Windows
3 23 (57.50%) VMware
4 21 (52.50%) Active Directory
5 18 (45.00%) MS Exchange
6 15 (37.50%) SQL
6 15 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
7 14 (35.00%) Microsoft
7 14 (35.00%) TCP/IP
8 13 (32.50%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (27.50%) VMware Infrastructure
9 11 (27.50%) SQL Server
9 11 (27.50%) ITIL
10 10 (25.00%) Cisco
10 10 (25.00%) vSphere
10 10 (25.00%) Windows 7
10 10 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (22.50%) WAN
11 9 (22.50%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (22.50%) MS Office
11 9 (22.50%) LAN
11 9 (22.50%) Finance
12 8 (20.00%) Firewall
12 8 (20.00%) Linux
12 8 (20.00%) MCSE
12 8 (20.00%) Office 365
13 7 (17.50%) Hyper-V
13 7 (17.50%) MCITP
13 7 (17.50%) IIS
13 7 (17.50%) SharePoint

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 18 (45.00%) MS Exchange
2 15 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (17.50%) IIS
3 7 (17.50%) SharePoint
4 5 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (5.00%) Lync
5 2 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (5.00%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (2.50%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (2.50%) WordPress
6 1 (2.50%) SAS
6 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 9 (22.50%) MS Office
2 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.50%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 8 (20.00%) Office 365
2 1 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 31 (77.50%) DHCP
2 14 (35.00%) TCP/IP
3 9 (22.50%) LAN
3 9 (22.50%) WAN
4 8 (20.00%) Firewall
5 5 (12.50%) Wireless
5 5 (12.50%) HTTP
5 5 (12.50%) VLAN
6 4 (10.00%) VoIP
7 3 (7.50%) OSPF
7 3 (7.50%) BGP
8 2 (5.00%) IP Telephony
8 2 (5.00%) PBX
8 2 (5.00%) PSTN
8 2 (5.00%) VPN
8 2 (5.00%) SAN
8 2 (5.00%) DMZ
8 2 (5.00%) Internet
9 1 (2.50%) RIP
9 1 (2.50%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (27.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (7.50%) MySQL
4 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (5.00%) Hadoop
5 2 (5.00%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (2.50%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.50%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.50%) JIRA
General
1 9 (22.50%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Legal
3 1 (2.50%) Marketing
3 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (27.50%) Support Technician
2 8 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 8 (20.00%) IT Support
3 7 (17.50%) Administrator
3 7 (17.50%) IT Support Technician
4 5 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
4 5 (12.50%) Desktop Support
4 5 (12.50%) Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (7.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (7.50%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (7.50%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (7.50%) 2nd Line Support Technician
6 2 (5.00%) Business Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Network Administrator
6 2 (5.00%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Consultant
6 2 (5.00%) Network Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.50%) LAMP
2 2 (5.00%) .NET
3 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.50%) CSS
3 1 (2.50%) jQuery
3 1 (2.50%) Sass
3 1 (2.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) iPhone
1 4 (10.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.50%) W3C
3 1 (2.50%) SystemC
3 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 26 (65.00%) Windows
2 13 (32.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 10 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (20.00%) Linux
5 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (10.00%) Debian
6 4 (10.00%) Ubuntu
6 4 (10.00%) UNIX
7 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.50%) CentOS
7 1 (2.50%) Android
7 1 (2.50%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (27.50%) ITIL
2 6 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (10.00%) Configuration Management
4 3 (7.50%) ETL
4 3 (7.50%) Load Balancing
4 3 (7.50%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (7.50%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (7.50%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (7.50%) Change Management
4 3 (7.50%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (5.00%) People Management
5 2 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (5.00%) ITIL V3
5 2 (5.00%) Problem Management
5 2 (5.00%) ERP
5 2 (5.00%) Asset Management
5 2 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (2.50%) Business Continuity
6 1 (2.50%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 15 (37.50%) SQL
2 5 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 4 (10.00%) Python
3 4 (10.00%) PHP
3 4 (10.00%) Bash Shell
4 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.50%) C
5 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (22.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (20.00%) MCSE
3 7 (17.50%) MCITP
4 6 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (10.00%) CCNA
5 4 (10.00%) MCTS
6 2 (5.00%) Degree
6 2 (5.00%) MCSA
7 1 (2.50%) CCIE
7 1 (2.50%) CISSP
7 1 (2.50%) MCP
7 1 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.50%) CEH
7 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certified Architect
7 1 (2.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (2.50%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) SLA
1 1 (2.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 21 (52.50%) Active Directory
2 11 (27.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (25.00%) vSphere
4 7 (17.50%) Hyper-V
5 2 (5.00%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.50%) Terminal Server
6 1 (2.50%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.50%) XenApp
6 1 (2.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (12.50%) Nagios
2 4 (10.00%) Puppet
2 4 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (10.00%) Ansible
3 3 (7.50%) Munin
3 3 (7.50%) SCCM
4 2 (5.00%) Cacti
5 1 (2.50%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 23 (57.50%) VMware
2 14 (35.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (25.00%) Cisco
4 4 (10.00%) Citrix
4 4 (10.00%) Apple
5 3 (7.50%) HP
6 2 (5.00%) EMC
6 2 (5.00%) Oracle
6 2 (5.00%) SAP
6 2 (5.00%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.50%) Symantec
7 1 (2.50%) McAfee
7 1 (2.50%) Sophos
7 1 (2.50%) Toshiba
7 1 (2.50%) Mitel
7 1 (2.50%) Google
7 1 (2.50%) Fortinet
7 1 (2.50%) Veeam
7 1 (2.50%) Spiceworks
7 1 (2.50%) Aerohive Networks