The first table below looks at the demand for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield 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 Sheffield region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 41 61 54
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -7
Permanent jobs citing DNS 27 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 4.14% 0.18% 2.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.68% 0.99% 13.04%
Number of salaries quoted 26 1 4
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.33% +7.14%
Communications & Networking Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
114 101 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 17.48% 17.75% 16.11%
Number of salaries quoted 106 90 75
Average salary £42,500 £32,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -1.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £22,500 £23,600
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
DNS
South Yorkshire

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

DNS
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

DNS Salary Trend in Sheffield

DNS
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

DNS Salary Histogram in Sheffield

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 36 (83.72%) Microsoft
2 34 (79.07%) Windows
3 30 (69.77%) Active Directory
4 23 (53.49%) MS Exchange
5 22 (51.16%) DHCP
5 22 (51.16%) SQL Server
6 20 (46.51%) MS Excel
7 18 (41.86%) Citrix
8 17 (39.53%) SCCM
9 15 (34.88%) VMware
10 14 (32.56%) Microsoft Certification
10 14 (32.56%) Windows Server 2008
10 14 (32.56%) Hyper-V
10 14 (32.56%) XenApp
11 13 (30.23%) MS Office
12 12 (27.91%) TCP/IP
12 12 (27.91%) Windows Server 2003
13 11 (25.58%) Exchange Server 2010
14 10 (23.26%) XenDesktop
14 10 (23.26%) Citrix Certification
14 10 (23.26%) MCSE
14 10 (23.26%) Application Packaging
14 10 (23.26%) SCVMM
14 10 (23.26%) Exchange Server 2007
14 10 (23.26%) Exchange Server 2003
15 9 (20.93%) Microsoft App-V
15 9 (20.93%) Cisco
15 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2012
16 8 (18.60%) Exchange Server 2013
16 8 (18.60%) CCA

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 23 (53.49%) MS Exchange
2 11 (25.58%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (23.26%) Exchange Server 2003
3 10 (23.26%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (18.60%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (16.28%) IIS
6 6 (13.95%) Lync
7 3 (6.98%) SharePoint
8 1 (2.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (2.33%) CMS
8 1 (2.33%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (2.33%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (2.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 20 (46.51%) MS Excel
2 13 (30.23%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.30%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.98%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (2.33%) SaaS
3 1 (2.33%) Office 365
3 1 (2.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (51.16%) DHCP
2 12 (27.91%) TCP/IP
3 8 (18.60%) LAN
3 8 (18.60%) SAN
3 8 (18.60%) Wireless
4 7 (16.28%) Firewall
5 4 (9.30%) WLAN
5 4 (9.30%) WAN
6 3 (6.98%) VPN
6 3 (6.98%) NetScaler
7 2 (4.65%) Unified Communications
7 2 (4.65%) IP Telephony
7 2 (4.65%) VoIP
7 2 (4.65%) SNMP
7 2 (4.65%) MPLS
7 2 (4.65%) OSPF
7 2 (4.65%) BGP
8 1 (2.33%) BGP-4
8 1 (2.33%) EIGRP
8 1 (2.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (51.16%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.65%) MySQL
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Subversion
1 2 (4.65%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.33%) RSpec
2 1 (2.33%) Cucumber
General
1 3 (6.98%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.33%) Advertising
2 1 (2.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (23.26%) Consultant
1 10 (23.26%) Microsoft Consultant
2 8 (18.60%) Citrix Consultant
3 7 (16.28%) IT Support
3 7 (16.28%) IT Support Analyst
3 7 (16.28%) Analyst
3 7 (16.28%) Support Analyst
3 7 (16.28%) Applications Consultant
4 4 (9.30%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 4 (9.30%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Field Service Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Support Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Senior Support Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) Field Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (6.98%) IT Technician
5 3 (6.98%) Senior IT Support
5 3 (6.98%) Senior IT Support Analyst
6 2 (4.65%) Virtualisation Specialist
6 2 (4.65%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (23.26%) Application Packaging
2 2 (4.65%) RESTful
2 2 (4.65%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (2.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.33%) HTML
3 1 (2.33%) .NET
3 1 (2.33%) CSS
3 1 (2.33%) HTML5
3 1 (2.33%) CSS3
3 1 (2.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.30%) Clustering
2 3 (6.98%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.33%) PDA
3 1 (2.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.33%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 34 (79.07%) Windows
2 14 (32.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (27.91%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (20.93%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (16.28%) Linux
6 3 (6.98%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.33%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (18.60%) ITIL
2 4 (9.30%) Performance Management
3 3 (6.98%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (6.98%) Migration
3 3 (6.98%) Service Delivery
4 2 (4.65%) Workflow
4 2 (4.65%) Load Balancing
4 2 (4.65%) Network Design
5 1 (2.33%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.33%) Project Planning
5 1 (2.33%) Web Development
5 1 (2.33%) Integration Testing
5 1 (2.33%) Time Management
5 1 (2.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (2.33%) TDD
5 1 (2.33%) TOGAF
5 1 (2.33%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.33%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.33%) Six Sigma
5 1 (2.33%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.65%) Perl
1 2 (4.65%) Ruby
2 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (32.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (23.26%) MCSE
2 10 (23.26%) Citrix Certification
3 8 (18.60%) CCA
4 7 (16.28%) CCAA
4 7 (16.28%) CCEA
4 7 (16.28%) MCP
5 6 (13.95%) MCITP
6 4 (9.30%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (9.30%) MCSA
7 3 (6.98%) CCNA
8 2 (4.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (4.65%) CCEE
9 1 (2.33%) VCP5
9 1 (2.33%) Degree
9 1 (2.33%) CCIE
9 1 (2.33%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.30%) SLA
2 3 (6.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 30 (69.77%) Active Directory
2 14 (32.56%) Hyper-V
2 14 (32.56%) XenApp
3 10 (23.26%) XenDesktop
4 9 (20.93%) Microsoft App-V
5 7 (16.28%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (11.63%) vSphere
7 4 (9.30%) VMware ESX
8 1 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 17 (39.53%) SCCM
2 10 (23.26%) SCVMM
3 4 (9.30%) SCOM
4 2 (4.65%) Capistrano
5 1 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.33%) OPNET
Vendors
1 36 (83.72%) Microsoft
2 18 (41.86%) Citrix
3 15 (34.88%) VMware
4 9 (20.93%) Cisco
5 6 (13.95%) HP
5 6 (13.95%) Dell
6 4 (9.30%) EMC
6 4 (9.30%) NetApp
7 3 (6.98%) IBM
8 2 (4.65%) Avaya
8 2 (4.65%) Juniper
8 2 (4.65%) Nortel
8 2 (4.65%) CheckPoint
8 2 (4.65%) Symantec
8 2 (4.65%) Dialogic
9 1 (2.33%) ServiceNow
9 1 (2.33%) Remedy
9 1 (2.33%) Apple
9 1 (2.33%) NETGEAR
9 1 (2.33%) AirMagnet
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