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

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank - - 22
Permanent jobs citing DNS 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston - - 4.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.81% -5.33%
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
8 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 10.00% 2.72% 12.90%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 12
Average salary £32,000 £17,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+82.85% -36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £17,500 £17,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £19,500
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 11 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Avaya
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 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.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Desktop Support
1 2 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Avaya