The first table below looks at the demand for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Runcorn region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 25 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 Runcorn region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 12 14 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing DNS 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 2.38% 5.26% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.29% 25.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £32,500 £25,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.33% +7.14%
Communications & Networking Category
Runcorn
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Runcorn 16.67% 21.05% 21.13%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 15
Average salary £32,500 £25,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -56.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £22,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £58,250 £29,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
DNS
Cheshire

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Runcorn

DNS
Salary Trend in Runcorn

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

DNS Salary Trend in Runcorn

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Runcorn

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Runcorn 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Citrix
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (75.00%) ITIL
3 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (75.00%) DHCP
4 5 (62.50%) MCSE
4 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (62.50%) Symantec
5 4 (50.00%) ISA Server
5 4 (50.00%) VMware
5 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (50.00%) MCDST
5 4 (50.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
5 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (50.00%) IIS
5 4 (50.00%) SQL
5 4 (50.00%) MCP
6 3 (37.50%) Retail
6 3 (37.50%) Backup Exec
7 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
7 2 (25.00%) XenApp
7 2 (25.00%) HP SIM
7 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Runcorn by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Runcorn 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 4 (50.00%) IIS
1 4 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (12.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) MS Office
2 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) DHCP
2 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (37.50%) Retail
2 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Support Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
1 4 (50.00%) Desktop Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Support
3 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Support
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Support Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Support Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
1 1 (12.50%) Thin Client
1 1 (12.50%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 2000
3 2 (25.00%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) MCSE
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (50.00%) MCDST
2 4 (50.00%) MCP
3 1 (12.50%) MCITP
3 1 (12.50%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (50.00%) ISA Server
1 4 (50.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 4 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (25.00%) XenApp
2 2 (25.00%) VMware ESX
2 2 (25.00%) MetaFrame
2 2 (25.00%) Terminal Server
3 1 (12.50%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 3 (37.50%) Backup Exec
2 2 (25.00%) HP SIM
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (25.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Citrix
2 5 (62.50%) Symantec
3 4 (50.00%) VMware
3 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (25.00%) Oracle
4 2 (25.00%) IBM
4 2 (25.00%) CA
4 2 (25.00%) HP
4 2 (25.00%) Dell
4 2 (25.00%) EMC
5 1 (12.50%) Sun