The table below looks at the statistics 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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 30 14 28
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +14
Permanent jobs citing DNS 1 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 0.63% 4.65% 1.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.25% 40.00% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 2
Average salary £22,500 £37,123 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.38% -17.50%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -5.40%
DNS
Lancashire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
16 15 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 10.06% 11.63% 15.75%
Number of salaries quoted 15 14 18
Average salary £25,000 £37,123 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.65% +34.99%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,175 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £37,123
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 19 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
1 1 (100.00%) Structured Cabling
1 1 (100.00%) Kalman Filter

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) VB.NET
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware