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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 62 56 58
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Permanent jobs citing DNS 21 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 2.70% 1.43% 2.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.91% 10.39% 9.87%
Number of salaries quoted 17 6 15
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +55.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £22,500 £18,200
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £42,500 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.40% -1.33%
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
132 77 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 16.99% 13.75% 21.93%
Number of salaries quoted 111 65 146
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £19,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £50,000
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 18 December 2014.

DNS Salary Histogram in Sheffield

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 42 (73.68%) Windows
2 36 (63.16%) Microsoft
3 29 (50.88%) DHCP
3 29 (50.88%) Active Directory
4 28 (49.12%) MS Exchange
5 26 (45.61%) VMware
6 24 (42.11%) Cisco
7 22 (38.60%) MS Excel
8 21 (36.84%) TCP/IP
8 21 (36.84%) Citrix
8 21 (36.84%) Windows Server 2003
8 21 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
9 18 (31.58%) SQL Server
9 18 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
10 16 (28.07%) Firewall
11 15 (26.32%) SCCM
12 14 (24.56%) XenApp
12 14 (24.56%) UNIX
13 13 (22.81%) ITIL
13 13 (22.81%) Exchange Server 2007
13 13 (22.81%) Exchange Server 2003
14 12 (21.05%) EMC
15 11 (19.30%) MS Office
15 11 (19.30%) vSphere
16 10 (17.54%) Exchange Server 2010
16 10 (17.54%) VMware Infrastructure
16 10 (17.54%) SAN
16 10 (17.54%) Linux
17 9 (15.79%) IIS
17 9 (15.79%) VPN

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 28 (49.12%) MS Exchange
2 13 (22.81%) Exchange Server 2003
2 13 (22.81%) Exchange Server 2007
3 10 (17.54%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (15.79%) IIS
5 5 (8.77%) nginx
5 5 (8.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (8.77%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (7.02%) SharePoint
7 3 (5.26%) Lync
8 2 (3.51%) JBoss
8 2 (3.51%) Apache
8 2 (3.51%) Tomcat
9 1 (1.75%) CMS
9 1 (1.75%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 22 (38.60%) MS Excel
2 11 (19.30%) MS Office
3 1 (1.75%) MS Project
3 1 (1.75%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.75%) Acrobat
3 1 (1.75%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (8.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.51%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (1.75%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.75%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.77%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (8.77%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (8.77%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (8.77%) Amazon ELB
2 2 (3.51%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (50.88%) DHCP
2 21 (36.84%) TCP/IP
3 16 (28.07%) Firewall
4 10 (17.54%) SAN
5 9 (15.79%) VPN
6 8 (14.04%) LAN
6 8 (14.04%) WAN
7 7 (12.28%) MPLS
7 7 (12.28%) OSPF
7 7 (12.28%) BGP
8 6 (10.53%) VLAN
8 6 (10.53%) VPLS
8 6 (10.53%) Ethernet
9 5 (8.77%) SNMP
9 5 (8.77%) Network Security
10 4 (7.02%) NAS
11 3 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (5.26%) Wireless
12 1 (1.75%) IPsec
12 1 (1.75%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (31.58%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.77%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (8.77%) MongoDB
3 3 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.51%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (10.53%) Git (software)
2 5 (8.77%) Maven
2 5 (8.77%) JIRA
2 5 (8.77%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.75%) RSpec
3 1 (1.75%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.75%) Subversion
General
1 3 (5.26%) Finance
1 3 (5.26%) Legal
1 3 (5.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (19.30%) Analyst
2 9 (15.79%) Support Analyst
3 8 (14.04%) Systems Engineer
3 8 (14.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (12.28%) IT Support Analyst
4 7 (12.28%) IT Support
5 6 (10.53%) Network Architect
5 6 (10.53%) IP Engineer
5 6 (10.53%) Design Engineer
5 6 (10.53%) Administrator
5 6 (10.53%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 6 (10.53%) Support Engineer
5 6 (10.53%) Architect
5 6 (10.53%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (8.77%) Consultant
6 5 (8.77%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (8.77%) Microsoft Consultant
7 4 (7.02%) Citrix Consultant
7 4 (7.02%) Applications Consultant
8 3 (5.26%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.77%) Web Services
2 4 (7.02%) Application Packaging
3 3 (5.26%) LINQ
4 2 (3.51%) jQuery
4 2 (3.51%) WAP
5 1 (1.75%) LAMP
5 1 (1.75%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (1.75%) RESTful
5 1 (1.75%) HTML5
5 1 (1.75%) CSS3
5 1 (1.75%) HTML
5 1 (1.75%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.77%) Blackberry
1 5 (8.77%) Smartphone
1 5 (8.77%) Computer Science
1 5 (8.77%) Telematics
2 3 (5.26%) CLARiiON
3 2 (3.51%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.51%) Fat Client
3 2 (3.51%) Thin Client
3 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.75%) Clustering
4 1 (1.75%) PDA
4 1 (1.75%) CCTV
4 1 (1.75%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 42 (73.68%) Windows
2 21 (36.84%) Windows Server 2003
2 21 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (31.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (24.56%) UNIX
5 10 (17.54%) Linux
6 6 (10.53%) Windows 7
7 5 (8.77%) Mac OS
7 5 (8.77%) Solaris
7 5 (8.77%) Ubuntu
8 3 (5.26%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (5.26%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 2 (3.51%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.75%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (22.81%) ITIL
2 8 (14.04%) Migration
2 8 (14.04%) Network Design
3 6 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (8.77%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (8.77%) CRM
5 4 (7.02%) Mentoring
6 3 (5.26%) Project Management
7 2 (3.51%) Information Security
7 2 (3.51%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.51%) Information Security Management
7 2 (3.51%) Security Management
7 2 (3.51%) BCP
7 2 (3.51%) ISMS
7 2 (3.51%) Network Management
7 2 (3.51%) Change Control
7 2 (3.51%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (1.75%) Business Transformation
8 1 (1.75%) Software Deployment
8 1 (1.75%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.28%) Shell Script
2 6 (10.53%) Ruby
3 5 (8.77%) Java
4 4 (7.02%) Perl
4 4 (7.02%) SQL
5 2 (3.51%) C
5 2 (3.51%) PHP
5 2 (3.51%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.75%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 8 (14.04%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (12.28%) CCIE
2 7 (12.28%) CCNP
3 6 (10.53%) CCIP
3 6 (10.53%) CCDP
3 6 (10.53%) JNCIE
4 5 (8.77%) Degree
5 4 (7.02%) CCA
5 4 (7.02%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (7.02%) CCEA
5 4 (7.02%) CCAA
6 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (5.26%) MCP
7 2 (3.51%) MCSE
7 2 (3.51%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.75%) VCP5
8 1 (1.75%) MCSA
8 1 (1.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.75%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.75%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (8.77%) SLA
3 1 (1.75%) QA
System Software
1 29 (50.88%) Active Directory
2 14 (24.56%) XenApp
3 11 (19.30%) vSphere
4 10 (17.54%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (12.28%) XenDesktop
6 6 (10.53%) Hyper-V
7 5 (8.77%) Xen
7 5 (8.77%) VMware ESX
7 5 (8.77%) KVM
8 4 (7.02%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (5.26%) Oracle RAC
9 3 (5.26%) Veritas Volume Manager
9 3 (5.26%) XenServer
10 2 (3.51%) vCloud
11 1 (1.75%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (1.75%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 15 (26.32%) SCCM
2 5 (8.77%) Ganglia
3 4 (7.02%) NetBackup
3 4 (7.02%) SCOM
3 4 (7.02%) SCVMM
4 3 (5.26%) BMC PATROL
4 3 (5.26%) Control-M
4 3 (5.26%) WSUS
5 1 (1.75%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.75%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.75%) Capistrano
5 1 (1.75%) Puppet
5 1 (1.75%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (1.75%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.75%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (1.75%) ARCserve
5 1 (1.75%) EMC Navisphere
5 1 (1.75%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 36 (63.16%) Microsoft
2 26 (45.61%) VMware
3 24 (42.11%) Cisco
4 21 (36.84%) Citrix
5 12 (21.05%) EMC
6 8 (14.04%) NetApp
6 8 (14.04%) Dell
7 7 (12.28%) Juniper
8 6 (10.53%) HP
8 6 (10.53%) Redback
9 5 (8.77%) Red Hat
10 4 (7.02%) CheckPoint
10 4 (7.02%) Oracle
11 3 (5.26%) Sun
11 3 (5.26%) IBM
11 3 (5.26%) BMC
11 3 (5.26%) Veritas
11 3 (5.26%) Hitachi
11 3 (5.26%) F5
11 3 (5.26%) Remedy
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