The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 40 36 49
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +13
Permanent jobs citing DNS 4 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 1.23% 2.81% 2.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.80% 15.38% 12.70%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 6
Average salary £38,000 £16,187 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+134.75% -59.53%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
DNS
Cambridgeshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Peterborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
69 52 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Peterborough 21.17% 18.25% 17.80%
Number of salaries quoted 58 41 48
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £16,187 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

DNS
Salary Trend in Peterborough

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

DNS Salary Trend in Peterborough

DNS
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) Intel
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Back Office
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Dell
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs across the Peterborough 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 4 (80.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) Intel
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Dell