The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 70 60 14
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -46
Permanent jobs citing DNS 8 1 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 2.05% 0.25% 17.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.04% 1.52% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 57
Average salary £27,500 £37,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% -31.81%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
DNS
Hampshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
57 66 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 14.58% 16.50% 34.88%
Number of salaries quoted 41 56 102
Average salary £38,250 £38,536 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.74% -29.93%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

DNS
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

DNS Salary Trend in Portsmouth

DNS
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

DNS Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
3 10 (71.43%) DHCP
4 9 (64.29%) VMware
5 8 (57.14%) Linux
5 8 (57.14%) SQL
6 6 (42.86%) Change Control
6 6 (42.86%) SAN
6 6 (42.86%) NetApp
7 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
9 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
9 3 (21.43%) Citrix
9 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
9 3 (21.43%) Firewall
9 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
9 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (14.29%) Windows 8
10 2 (14.29%) VLAN
10 2 (14.29%) Windows Vista
10 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
10 2 (14.29%) DV Cleared
10 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
10 2 (14.29%) Clustering
10 2 (14.29%) VPN
10 2 (14.29%) SSL
10 2 (14.29%) SLA
10 2 (14.29%) HP
10 2 (14.29%) SQL Server

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.14%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) DHCP
2 6 (42.86%) SAN
3 3 (21.43%) Firewall
3 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
4 2 (14.29%) VPN
4 2 (14.29%) SSL
4 2 (14.29%) VLAN
4 2 (14.29%) VoIP
4 2 (14.29%) WAN
5 1 (7.14%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Systems Administrator
1 8 (57.14%) Administrator
2 4 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (21.43%) Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Support Technician
4 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Technician
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Support
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Server Support
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Support
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Server Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Server Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) Linux
3 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
5 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (14.29%) Windows 8
6 2 (14.29%) Windows Vista
7 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Change Control
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 2 (14.29%) DV Cleared
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
2 9 (64.29%) VMware
3 6 (42.86%) NetApp
4 3 (21.43%) Citrix
5 2 (14.29%) HP
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago