The table below looks at the statistics 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 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 43 47 61
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +14
Permanent jobs citing DNS 35 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 4.61% 1.62% 1.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.48% 10.00% 9.35%
Number of salaries quoted 32 3 7
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £20,500 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
DNS
South Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
143 70 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 18.82% 16.24% 20.23%
Number of salaries quoted 115 59 121
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -5.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,900 £17,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 23 October 2014.

DNS Salary Histogram in Sheffield

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 44 (73.33%) Windows
2 41 (68.33%) Microsoft
3 35 (58.33%) Active Directory
4 28 (46.67%) DHCP
5 27 (45.00%) MS Exchange
5 27 (45.00%) SQL Server
6 25 (41.67%) MS Excel
6 25 (41.67%) VMware
7 24 (40.00%) Citrix
8 22 (36.67%) Cisco
9 21 (35.00%) SCCM
10 20 (33.33%) XenApp
10 20 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
11 18 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 17 (28.33%) TCP/IP
13 15 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
13 15 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
13 15 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
14 14 (23.33%) MS Office
14 14 (23.33%) Firewall
15 13 (21.67%) UNIX
15 13 (21.67%) XenDesktop
16 12 (20.00%) ITIL
16 12 (20.00%) EMC
17 11 (18.33%) vSphere
17 11 (18.33%) Exchange Server 2010
17 11 (18.33%) Hyper-V
18 10 (16.67%) SCVMM
18 10 (16.67%) Application Packaging
18 10 (16.67%) Citrix Certification

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 27 (45.00%) MS Exchange
2 15 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 15 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 11 (18.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (16.67%) IIS
5 7 (11.67%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (8.33%) nginx
6 5 (8.33%) SharePoint
7 3 (5.00%) Lync
7 3 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (3.33%) Apache
8 2 (3.33%) Tomcat
8 2 (3.33%) JBoss
8 2 (3.33%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (1.67%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (1.67%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (1.67%) CMS
Applications
1 25 (41.67%) MS Excel
2 14 (23.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (8.33%) Amazon ELB
2 2 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (46.67%) DHCP
2 17 (28.33%) TCP/IP
3 14 (23.33%) Firewall
4 9 (15.00%) SAN
5 8 (13.33%) VPN
6 7 (11.67%) MPLS
6 7 (11.67%) OSPF
6 7 (11.67%) BGP
6 7 (11.67%) WAN
6 7 (11.67%) LAN
7 6 (10.00%) Ethernet
7 6 (10.00%) VPLS
7 6 (10.00%) VLAN
8 5 (8.33%) Network Security
8 5 (8.33%) SNMP
9 4 (6.67%) Wireless
9 4 (6.67%) NAS
10 2 (3.33%) NetScaler
11 1 (1.67%) iSCSI
11 1 (1.67%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (45.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.33%) MongoDB
3 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (3.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (10.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (8.33%) JIRA
2 5 (8.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 5 (8.33%) Maven
3 1 (1.67%) Subversion
3 1 (1.67%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.67%) RSpec
General
1 3 (5.00%) Finance
1 3 (5.00%) Banking
2 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (15.00%) Analyst
2 8 (13.33%) Consultant
2 8 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
2 8 (13.33%) Applications Consultant
2 8 (13.33%) Citrix Consultant
2 8 (13.33%) Microsoft Consultant
3 7 (11.67%) IT Support
3 7 (11.67%) Administrator
3 7 (11.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (11.67%) IT Support Analyst
3 7 (11.67%) Support Analyst
3 7 (11.67%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (10.00%) Architect
4 6 (10.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 6 (10.00%) Design Engineer
4 6 (10.00%) IP Engineer
4 6 (10.00%) Network Architect
5 5 (8.33%) Support Engineer
6 3 (5.00%) Senior IT Support
6 3 (5.00%) Senior IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (16.67%) Application Packaging
2 5 (8.33%) Web Services
3 3 (5.00%) LINQ
4 2 (3.33%) jQuery
5 1 (1.67%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (1.67%) .NET Framework
5 1 (1.67%) HTML5
5 1 (1.67%) CSS3
5 1 (1.67%) RESTful
5 1 (1.67%) LAMP
5 1 (1.67%) HTML
5 1 (1.67%) .NET
5 1 (1.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.33%) Computer Science
1 5 (8.33%) Telematics
1 5 (8.33%) Smartphone
2 3 (5.00%) CLARiiON
2 3 (5.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.67%) PDA
3 1 (1.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 44 (73.33%) Windows
2 20 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 18 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (21.67%) UNIX
6 10 (16.67%) Linux
7 5 (8.33%) Ubuntu
7 5 (8.33%) Mac OS
7 5 (8.33%) Solaris
8 3 (5.00%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (5.00%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.67%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.00%) ITIL
2 8 (13.33%) Migration
2 8 (13.33%) Network Design
3 6 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (6.67%) Mentoring
6 3 (5.00%) Project Management
6 3 (5.00%) CRM
7 2 (3.33%) BCP
7 2 (3.33%) Service Delivery
7 2 (3.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (1.67%) Time Management
8 1 (1.67%) Performance Management
8 1 (1.67%) Load Balancing
8 1 (1.67%) Network Load Balancing
8 1 (1.67%) Project Planning
8 1 (1.67%) Web Development
8 1 (1.67%) TDD
8 1 (1.67%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.67%) Shell Script
2 6 (10.00%) Ruby
3 5 (8.33%) Java
4 4 (6.67%) Perl
5 2 (3.33%) PHP
5 2 (3.33%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.67%) PHP5
6 1 (1.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
2 9 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (13.33%) CCEA
3 8 (13.33%) CCA
3 8 (13.33%) CCAA
4 7 (11.67%) CCIE
4 7 (11.67%) CCNP
5 6 (10.00%) MCP
5 6 (10.00%) CCIP
5 6 (10.00%) CCDP
5 6 (10.00%) JNCIE
6 5 (8.33%) Degree
6 5 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (8.33%) MCSE
7 2 (3.33%) CCNA
7 2 (3.33%) CCEE
7 2 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.67%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.67%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 20 (33.33%) XenApp
3 13 (21.67%) XenDesktop
4 11 (18.33%) vSphere
4 11 (18.33%) Hyper-V
5 10 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
6 8 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (8.33%) Xen
7 5 (8.33%) KVM
7 5 (8.33%) VMware ESX
8 3 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (5.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 3 (5.00%) XenServer
9 2 (3.33%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 21 (35.00%) SCCM
2 10 (16.67%) SCVMM
3 5 (8.33%) Ganglia
4 4 (6.67%) NetBackup
4 4 (6.67%) SCOM
5 3 (5.00%) BMC PATROL
5 3 (5.00%) Control-M
6 1 (1.67%) ZABBIX
6 1 (1.67%) Capistrano
6 1 (1.67%) Puppet
6 1 (1.67%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.67%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (1.67%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.67%) EMC Navisphere
Vendors
1 41 (68.33%) Microsoft
2 25 (41.67%) VMware
3 24 (40.00%) Citrix
4 22 (36.67%) Cisco
5 12 (20.00%) EMC
6 9 (15.00%) NetApp
7 7 (11.67%) Juniper
8 6 (10.00%) HP
8 6 (10.00%) Dell
8 6 (10.00%) Redback
9 5 (8.33%) Red Hat
10 4 (6.67%) Oracle
10 4 (6.67%) CheckPoint
10 4 (6.67%) F5
11 3 (5.00%) Remedy
11 3 (5.00%) Veritas
11 3 (5.00%) BMC
11 3 (5.00%) Hitachi
11 3 (5.00%) Sun
11 3 (5.00%) IBM
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Plusnet
Salary: Competitive + excellent staff benefits
Posted: 22 days ago