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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 9 - 19
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing DNS 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 6.25% - 5.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 100.00% - 21.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £22,500 - £33,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,250
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.04%
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
1 1 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oldham 6.25% 5.56% 23.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 13
Average salary £22,500 £31,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% -30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 7 July 2015, 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) DHCP
3 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (75.00%) MS Exchange
3 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (75.00%) Hyper-V
4 5 (62.50%) Windows 8
4 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (62.50%) ERP
4 5 (62.50%) Windows XP
4 5 (62.50%) LAN
4 5 (62.50%) WLAN
4 5 (62.50%) WAN
4 5 (62.50%) VPN
5 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (37.50%) VMware
6 2 (25.00%) NAS
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (25.00%) MCSE
6 2 (25.00%) MS Office
6 2 (25.00%) ITIL
6 2 (25.00%) MCP

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Oldham by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 6 (75.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 6 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 6 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) DHCP
2 6 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (62.50%) VPN
3 5 (62.50%) LAN
3 5 (62.50%) WLAN
3 5 (62.50%) WAN
4 2 (25.00%) SAN
4 2 (25.00%) Firewall
4 2 (25.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Support Engineer
2 5 (62.50%) Desktop Support
2 5 (62.50%) Technical Support
2 5 (62.50%) IT Support
2 5 (62.50%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) IT Technician
3 2 (25.00%) Senior IT Technician
3 2 (25.00%) Senior Technician
4 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows XP
2 5 (62.50%) Windows 8
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) ERP
2 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) MCP
1 2 (25.00%) MCSE
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (75.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (12.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix