The first table below looks at the demand for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Preston region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 22 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing DNS 4 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 3.01% 1.46% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 44.44% 6.90% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 0
Average salary £37,123 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.33% +7.14%
Communications & Networking Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
9 29 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 6.77% 21.17% 4.81%
Number of salaries quoted 9 26 5
Average salary £37,123 £25,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.57% -13.55%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
DNS
Lancashire

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

DNS
Salary Trend in Preston

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

DNS Salary Trend in Preston

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Preston 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 6 (100.00%) PHP
1 6 (100.00%) MySQL
2 5 (83.33%) Perl
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
2 5 (83.33%) UNIX
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) Apache
2 5 (83.33%) SMTP
2 5 (83.33%) Red Hat
2 5 (83.33%) Nagios
2 5 (83.33%) Configuration Management
2 5 (83.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (83.33%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (83.33%) Replication
2 5 (83.33%) NetBackup
2 5 (83.33%) Business Continuity
2 5 (83.33%) Ruby
2 5 (83.33%) Local Government
2 5 (83.33%) Ubuntu
2 5 (83.33%) Squid
2 5 (83.33%) SCOM
2 5 (83.33%) nginx
2 5 (83.33%) Varnish
2 5 (83.33%) tcpdump
2 5 (83.33%) Puppet
2 5 (83.33%) Wireshark
2 5 (83.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (83.33%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (83.33%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (83.33%) Performance Monitoring

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Preston 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 5 (83.33%) Apache
1 5 (83.33%) nginx
2 1 (16.67%) WordPress
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) SMTP
1 5 (83.33%) tcpdump
1 5 (83.33%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) MySQL
2 5 (83.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 5 (83.33%) Local Government
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) Developer
1 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) CodeIgniter
1 1 (16.67%) Laravel
1 1 (16.67%) LAMP
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Replication
2 1 (16.67%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) UNIX
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
1 5 (83.33%) Ubuntu
2 1 (16.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
1 5 (83.33%) Configuration Management
1 5 (83.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (83.33%) Business Continuity
1 5 (83.33%) Root Cause Analysis
1 5 (83.33%) Performance Tuning
1 5 (83.33%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (16.67%) OO PHP
2 1 (16.67%) Android Development
2 1 (16.67%) iOS Development
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) SEO
2 1 (16.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) PHP
2 5 (83.33%) Perl
2 5 (83.33%) Ruby
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Squid
1 5 (83.33%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) Nagios
1 5 (83.33%) NetBackup
1 5 (83.33%) SCOM
1 5 (83.33%) Puppet
1 5 (83.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (16.67%) Appcelerator