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 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 35 68 53
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -15
Permanent jobs citing DNS 12 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 3.95% 1.08% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.22% 11.11% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 1
Average salary £30,000 £33,500 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.44% +55.81%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,250
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.04%
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
54 45 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 17.76% 9.72% 15.65%
Number of salaries quoted 49 33 54
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £47,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 7 July 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 19 (79.17%) Windows
2 14 (58.33%) MS Exchange
2 14 (58.33%) DHCP
2 14 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 14 (58.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (54.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (54.17%) Active Directory
3 13 (54.17%) MS Excel
3 13 (54.17%) SQL
4 12 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (50.00%) VMware
5 11 (45.83%) Firewall
6 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (37.50%) ITIL
7 9 (37.50%) Security Cleared
7 9 (37.50%) Hyper-V
8 8 (33.33%) vSphere
8 8 (33.33%) Terminal Services
9 7 (29.17%) SAN
9 7 (29.17%) Citrix
9 7 (29.17%) SSL
9 7 (29.17%) Root Cause Analysis
9 7 (29.17%) XenApp
9 7 (29.17%) XenServer
9 7 (29.17%) XenDesktop
9 7 (29.17%) SCCM
9 7 (29.17%) SCOM
10 6 (25.00%) Wireshark
10 6 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
10 6 (25.00%) AppSense

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 14 (58.33%) MS Exchange
2 6 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (16.67%) CMS
5 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
6 1 (4.17%) Lync
Applications
1 13 (54.17%) MS Excel
2 4 (16.67%) Fireworks
2 4 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (16.67%) Photoshop
3 2 (8.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 14 (58.33%) DHCP
2 11 (45.83%) Firewall
3 7 (29.17%) SSL
3 7 (29.17%) SAN
4 6 (25.00%) TCP/IP
4 6 (25.00%) Wireshark
4 6 (25.00%) iSCSI
4 6 (25.00%) NetScaler
5 4 (16.67%) VPN
5 4 (16.67%) SSH
5 4 (16.67%) SMTP
6 3 (12.50%) WAN
6 3 (12.50%) FTP
6 3 (12.50%) HTTP
6 3 (12.50%) DMZ
6 3 (12.50%) Internet
6 3 (12.50%) X.400
6 3 (12.50%) Network Security
7 2 (8.33%) Telnet
7 2 (8.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) MySQL
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (16.67%) Multimedia
2 2 (8.33%) Marketing
3 1 (4.17%) Aerospace
3 1 (4.17%) Military
3 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (16.67%) Developer
1 4 (16.67%) Web Developer
1 4 (16.67%) Network Engineer
1 4 (16.67%) Support Engineer
1 4 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
1 4 (16.67%) Security Engineer
2 3 (12.50%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) IT Support
4 1 (4.17%) Citrix Support Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Citrix Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Citrix Support
4 1 (4.17%) Junior
4 1 (4.17%) Technical Support
4 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Migration Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (4.17%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) HTML
1 4 (16.67%) CSS
1 4 (16.67%) XHTML
1 4 (16.67%) HTML5
2 1 (4.17%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (16.67%) W3C
2 4 (16.67%) User Experience
3 3 (12.50%) CESG
4 1 (4.17%) Clustering
4 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 19 (79.17%) Windows
2 14 (58.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 13 (54.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (41.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (25.00%) Windows XP
6 3 (12.50%) Windows 7
6 3 (12.50%) Linux
7 2 (8.33%) Windows 8
8 1 (4.17%) UNIX
8 1 (4.17%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) ITIL
2 7 (29.17%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (16.67%) Graceful Degradation
3 4 (16.67%) SEO
3 4 (16.67%) Content Management
3 4 (16.67%) Information Architecture
3 4 (16.67%) Progressive Enhancement
4 2 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (4.17%) Network Architecture
5 1 (4.17%) Migration
5 1 (4.17%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 13 (54.17%) SQL
2 4 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (16.67%) PHP
3 2 (8.33%) VBScript
3 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 6 (25.00%) CCA
2 6 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
2 6 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 4 (16.67%) CCNA
3 4 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (12.50%) CISSP
4 3 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (8.33%) MCP
5 2 (8.33%) MCSE
6 1 (4.17%) MCSA
6 1 (4.17%) Degree
System Software
1 13 (54.17%) Active Directory
2 12 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (37.50%) Hyper-V
4 8 (33.33%) Terminal Services
4 8 (33.33%) vSphere
5 7 (29.17%) XenApp
5 7 (29.17%) XenServer
5 7 (29.17%) XenDesktop
6 6 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (20.83%) VMware ESX
8 2 (8.33%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 7 (29.17%) SCCM
1 7 (29.17%) SCOM
2 6 (25.00%) EdgeSight
3 1 (4.17%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (4.17%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 14 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 12 (50.00%) VMware
3 7 (29.17%) Citrix
4 6 (25.00%) AppSense
4 6 (25.00%) Cisco
5 4 (16.67%) Adobe
6 3 (12.50%) Veeam
7 2 (8.33%) Dell
7 2 (8.33%) SonicWALL
8 1 (4.17%) IronPort
8 1 (4.17%) HP
8 1 (4.17%) Kaseya
8 1 (4.17%) Juniper
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