The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Rochdale region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 11 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing DNS 3 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 6.82% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.11% - -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £35,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
DNS
Manchester

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

Communications & Networking Category
Rochdale
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
37 27 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Rochdale 84.09% 84.38% 71.88%
Number of salaries quoted 36 27 23
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +17.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Rochdale

DNS
Salary Trend in Rochdale

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

DNS Salary Trend in Rochdale

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Rochdale 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%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (83.33%) PowerShell
2 5 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (83.33%) High Availability
2 5 (83.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (83.33%) Information Security
2 5 (83.33%) Management Information System
2 5 (83.33%) Debian
2 5 (83.33%) IPv6
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) SAN
2 5 (83.33%) Red Hat
2 5 (83.33%) Internet
2 5 (83.33%) Project Management
2 5 (83.33%) Broadband
2 5 (83.33%) Ethernet
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) PHP
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
2 5 (83.33%) Coaching
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) SCOM
2 5 (83.33%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) VSS/SourceSafe

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Rochdale by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Rochdale 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 6 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (100.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Broadband
1 5 (83.33%) Ethernet
1 5 (83.33%) Internet
1 5 (83.33%) IPv6
1 5 (83.33%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) Senior Windows Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) Systems Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Engineer
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Technical Support
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Technical Support
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Support
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Debian
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) Coaching
1 5 (83.33%) Continuous Improvement
1 5 (83.33%) High Availability
1 5 (83.33%) Information Security
1 5 (83.33%) ITIL
1 5 (83.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) PHP
1 5 (83.33%) PowerShell
1 5 (83.33%) SQL
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Red Hat