The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Plymouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank - 16 15
Permanent jobs citing DNS 0 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth - 5.97% 1.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 28.57% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 1
Average salary - £18,000 £27,127
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -33.64%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -5.40%
DNS
Devon

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

Communications & Networking Category
Plymouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
12 14 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Plymouth 17.91% 20.90% 12.07%
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 4
Average salary £37,500 £18,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+108.33% -38.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £17,800 £27,127
10% offered a salary of more than £45,300 £29,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Plymouth

DNS
Salary Trend in Plymouth

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

DNS Salary Trend in Plymouth

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Plymouth

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Plymouth 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Vista
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
2 1 (50.00%) MCSA
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Plymouth by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Plymouth 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 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (50.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 1st Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Field Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Help Desk Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 1st Line Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Service Desk Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) MCP
1 1 (50.00%) MCSA
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft