The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oldham 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 12 - 17
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing DNS 5 0 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 9.62% - 10.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 45.45% - 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 14
Average salary £22,500 - £26,222
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.40% -1.33%
DNS
Manchester

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

Communications & Networking Category
Oldham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
11 9 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 21.15% 22.50% 26.32%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 34
Average salary £22,500 £35,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.71% +22.80%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Oldham

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Oldham

DNS
Salary Trend in Oldham

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

DNS Salary Trend in Oldham

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oldham

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Oldham 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 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (80.00%) VPN
2 4 (80.00%) WLAN
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 8
2 4 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows XP
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) ERP
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (20.00%) Android
3 1 (20.00%) NetApp
3 1 (20.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) MPLS
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (20.00%) vSphere
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Oldham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Oldham 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 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
2 4 (80.00%) WLAN
2 4 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (80.00%) VPN
3 1 (20.00%) MPLS
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Support Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) IT Support
2 3 (60.00%) Technical Support
2 3 (60.00%) Desktop Support
3 1 (20.00%) Support Technician
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Technician
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Windows
1 4 (80.00%) Windows XP
1 4 (80.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (20.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (20.00%) vSphere
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) NetApp
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco