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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 37 45 32
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -13
Permanent jobs citing DNS 12 11 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 4.20% 2.89% 1.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.05% 15.94% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 2
Average salary £24,000 £35,000 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.42% +8.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £35,000 £24,050
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £35,000 £40,450
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
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
63 69 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 22.03% 18.16% 14.37%
Number of salaries quoted 59 54 23
Average salary £44,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

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 27 April 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 17 (73.91%) SQL
2 16 (69.57%) Windows
3 15 (65.22%) DHCP
3 15 (65.22%) Active Directory
3 15 (65.22%) VMware
3 15 (65.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (65.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (60.87%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (60.87%) XenApp
4 14 (60.87%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (60.87%) Microsoft
4 14 (60.87%) Citrix
5 12 (52.17%) Windows XP
5 12 (52.17%) SC Cleared
5 12 (52.17%) Security Cleared
6 11 (47.83%) Hyper-V
6 11 (47.83%) MS Exchange
7 10 (43.48%) XenServer
7 10 (43.48%) XenDesktop
8 9 (39.13%) SCCM
8 9 (39.13%) SCOM
8 9 (39.13%) SAN
9 8 (34.78%) Terminal Services
9 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (34.78%) CCA
9 8 (34.78%) Citrix Certification
9 8 (34.78%) Cisco
9 8 (34.78%) MS Excel
9 8 (34.78%) ITIL
9 8 (34.78%) Wireshark

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 11 (47.83%) MS Exchange
2 4 (17.39%) CMS
3 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.35%) Lync
Applications
1 8 (34.78%) MS Excel
2 4 (17.39%) Fireworks
2 4 (17.39%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (17.39%) Photoshop
3 2 (8.70%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 15 (65.22%) DHCP
2 9 (39.13%) SAN
3 8 (34.78%) Wireshark
3 8 (34.78%) iSCSI
3 8 (34.78%) NetScaler
4 6 (26.09%) Firewall
5 5 (21.74%) SSL
6 4 (17.39%) SSH
7 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
7 2 (8.70%) VPN
8 1 (4.35%) IPsec
8 1 (4.35%) HSRP
8 1 (4.35%) Internet
8 1 (4.35%) MPLS
8 1 (4.35%) OSPF
8 1 (4.35%) BGP
8 1 (4.35%) L2TP
8 1 (4.35%) RIP
8 1 (4.35%) WAN
8 1 (4.35%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) MySQL
General
1 4 (17.39%) Multimedia
2 1 (4.35%) Aerospace
2 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Support Engineer
2 4 (17.39%) Developer
2 4 (17.39%) Web Developer
2 4 (17.39%) Design Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Technical Support Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Citrix Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Citrix Support
3 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Citrix Support Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Technical Support
3 2 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Migration Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Systems Support
4 1 (4.35%) Systems Support Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) HTML
1 4 (17.39%) CSS
1 4 (17.39%) XHTML
1 4 (17.39%) HTML5
2 1 (4.35%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Clustering
2 4 (17.39%) User Experience
2 4 (17.39%) W3C
3 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (69.57%) Windows
2 15 (65.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (60.87%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (60.87%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (52.17%) Windows XP
5 5 (21.74%) Windows 7
6 4 (17.39%) Windows 8
6 4 (17.39%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (4.35%) HPUX
7 1 (4.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) ITIL
1 8 (34.78%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (17.39%) Graceful Degradation
2 4 (17.39%) Service Delivery
2 4 (17.39%) Change Management
2 4 (17.39%) SEO
2 4 (17.39%) TOGAF
2 4 (17.39%) Content Management
2 4 (17.39%) Information Architecture
2 4 (17.39%) Progressive Enhancement
3 1 (4.35%) Network Architecture
3 1 (4.35%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 17 (73.91%) SQL
2 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
2 4 (17.39%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (52.17%) SC Cleared
1 12 (52.17%) Security Cleared
2 8 (34.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (34.78%) CCA
2 8 (34.78%) Citrix Certification
3 7 (30.43%) MCSE
4 4 (17.39%) DV Cleared
5 2 (8.70%) MCP
6 1 (4.35%) MCSA
6 1 (4.35%) CCNA
6 1 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 15 (65.22%) Active Directory
1 15 (65.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (60.87%) XenApp
3 11 (47.83%) Hyper-V
4 10 (43.48%) XenServer
4 10 (43.48%) XenDesktop
5 8 (34.78%) Terminal Services
5 8 (34.78%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (26.09%) VMware ESX
6 6 (26.09%) vSphere
7 1 (4.35%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 9 (39.13%) SCCM
1 9 (39.13%) SCOM
2 8 (34.78%) EdgeSight
3 1 (4.35%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 15 (65.22%) VMware
2 14 (60.87%) Microsoft
2 14 (60.87%) Citrix
3 8 (34.78%) Cisco
3 8 (34.78%) AppSense
4 5 (21.74%) HP
5 4 (17.39%) Adobe
6 2 (8.70%) Dell
6 2 (8.70%) SonicWALL
7 1 (4.35%) Kaseya
7 1 (4.35%) Juniper
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