The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Poole region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 29 37 20
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -17
Permanent jobs citing DNS 7 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 4.35% 1.85% 1.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 41.18% 28.57% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 1
Average salary £27,500 £28,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% -4.16%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
DNS
Dorset

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

Communications & Networking Category
Poole
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
17 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Poole 10.56% 6.48% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 17 7 10
Average salary £27,500 £42,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.29% +41.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £22,500 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £49,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Poole

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Poole

DNS
Salary Trend in Poole

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

DNS Salary Trend in Poole

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Poole

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Poole 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 7 (77.78%) MS Exchange
3 5 (55.56%) Citrix
3 5 (55.56%) Firewall
3 5 (55.56%) VMware
3 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (44.44%) Windows 8
4 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
4 4 (44.44%) VPN
4 4 (44.44%) DHCP
4 4 (44.44%) Windows XP
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
5 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 3 (33.33%) SQL
5 3 (33.33%) SAN
5 3 (33.33%) XenApp
6 2 (22.22%) XenServer
6 2 (22.22%) XenDesktop
6 2 (22.22%) NAS
6 2 (22.22%) Migration
6 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (22.22%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (22.22%) SCCM
6 2 (22.22%) SCOM

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Poole by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Poole 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 7 (77.78%) MS Exchange
2 5 (55.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (22.22%) SalesLogix
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (55.56%) Firewall
3 4 (44.44%) VPN
3 4 (44.44%) DHCP
4 3 (33.33%) SAN
5 2 (22.22%) NAS
6 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2000
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) IT Support
2 3 (33.33%) Support Technician
3 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Systems Support
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Technician
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows 8
2 4 (44.44%) Windows XP
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Vista
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
4 3 (33.33%) XenApp
5 2 (22.22%) XenServer
5 2 (22.22%) XenDesktop
5 2 (22.22%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (22.22%) UAG
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (11.11%) vSphere
6 1 (11.11%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) SCCM
1 2 (22.22%) SCOM
1 2 (22.22%) SCSM
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) Citrix
2 5 (55.56%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) Sage
4 1 (11.11%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) Dell
4 1 (11.11%) EMC
4 1 (11.11%) SAP
4 1 (11.11%) SonicWALL
4 1 (11.11%) Veeam