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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 52 43 52
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +9
Permanent jobs citing DNS 24 35 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.41% 4.72% 0.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.22% 25.74% 3.88%
Number of salaries quoted 24 34 2
Average salary £30,000 £39,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.05% +21.53%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
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
108 136 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 15.34% 18.33% 19.04%
Number of salaries quoted 96 111 89
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £22,550
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £64,800
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 2 September 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Sheffield

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 24 (70.59%) VMware
2 22 (64.71%) Windows
3 20 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (52.94%) Microsoft
4 18 (52.94%) Active Directory
5 17 (50.00%) Firewall
6 16 (47.06%) DHCP
7 14 (41.18%) Cisco
7 14 (41.18%) TCP/IP
8 13 (38.24%) HP
9 12 (35.29%) Citrix
9 12 (35.29%) MS Excel
10 11 (32.35%) EMC
10 11 (32.35%) SAN
10 11 (32.35%) VMware ESX
11 10 (29.41%) Telecoms
11 10 (29.41%) NetApp
11 10 (29.41%) IIS
11 10 (29.41%) vSphere
12 9 (26.47%) vCloud
12 9 (26.47%) UNIX
12 9 (26.47%) Terminal Services
13 8 (23.53%) Wireless
14 7 (20.59%) Oracle Database
14 7 (20.59%) Finance
14 7 (20.59%) MS Exchange
14 7 (20.59%) Oracle
15 6 (17.65%) Banking
15 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
15 6 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 10 (29.41%) IIS
2 7 (20.59%) MS Exchange
3 4 (11.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (5.88%) Apache
4 2 (5.88%) Joomla!
5 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.94%) nginx
5 1 (2.94%) Lync
5 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.94%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 12 (35.29%) MS Excel
2 3 (8.82%) MS Office
3 2 (5.88%) Photoshop
3 2 (5.88%) Fireworks
3 2 (5.88%) CorelDRAW
3 2 (5.88%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (5.88%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.94%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 17 (50.00%) Firewall
2 16 (47.06%) DHCP
3 14 (41.18%) TCP/IP
4 11 (32.35%) SAN
5 8 (23.53%) Wireless
6 5 (14.71%) LAN
6 5 (14.71%) WAN
7 3 (8.82%) VPN
7 3 (8.82%) Internet
8 2 (5.88%) MPLS
8 2 (5.88%) OSPF
8 2 (5.88%) BGP
8 2 (5.88%) VoIP
8 2 (5.88%) FTP
8 2 (5.88%) iSCSI
8 2 (5.88%) OpenLDAP
8 2 (5.88%) NAS
8 2 (5.88%) Asterisk PBX
9 1 (2.94%) OpenVPN
9 1 (2.94%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.59%) Oracle Database
2 3 (8.82%) MySQL
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.94%) Informix
4 1 (2.94%) RDBMS
4 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.94%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (2.94%) Maven
2 1 (2.94%) JIRA
General
1 10 (29.41%) Telecoms
2 7 (20.59%) Finance
3 6 (17.65%) Banking
4 2 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (26.47%) Consultant
2 8 (23.53%) Field Engineer
2 8 (23.53%) Virtualisation Consultant
3 7 (20.59%) Technical Consultant
4 6 (17.65%) Network Consultant
4 6 (17.65%) Windows Technical Consultant
4 6 (17.65%) Citrix Technical Consultant
4 6 (17.65%) Citrix Consultant
5 3 (8.82%) Administrator
6 2 (5.88%) Field Service Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Systems Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Network Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Web Designer
6 2 (5.88%) Designer
6 2 (5.88%) Windows Administrator
7 1 (2.94%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Desktop Engineer
7 1 (2.94%) Team Leader
7 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.88%) HTML
1 2 (5.88%) CSS
1 2 (5.88%) LAMP
2 1 (2.94%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Blackberry
2 2 (5.88%) Graphic Design
2 2 (5.88%) Copywriting
2 2 (5.88%) Social Media
2 2 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (2.94%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (2.94%) IBM XIV
3 1 (2.94%) Replication
3 1 (2.94%) CLARiiON
3 1 (2.94%) Symmetrix
3 1 (2.94%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 22 (64.71%) Windows
2 9 (26.47%) UNIX
3 6 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (14.71%) Linux
5 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (5.88%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.94%) Mac OS
7 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.94%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (17.65%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (11.76%) ITIL
3 3 (8.82%) Project Management
3 3 (8.82%) Migration
4 2 (5.88%) Web Design
4 2 (5.88%) Social Media Marketing
4 2 (5.88%) Network Design
4 2 (5.88%) Email Marketing
4 2 (5.88%) Online Marketing
4 2 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (5.88%) Software Deployment
4 2 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (5.88%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.94%) Line Management
5 1 (2.94%) Analytics
5 1 (2.94%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (2.94%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (2.94%) Load Balancing
5 1 (2.94%) Capacity Management
5 1 (2.94%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 3 (8.82%) Java
1 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
1 3 (8.82%) PHP
2 2 (5.88%) SQL
2 2 (5.88%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.94%) Ruby
3 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.94%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.82%) CCNP
2 3 (8.82%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.88%) CCNA
3 2 (5.88%) Degree
3 2 (5.88%) MCSA
3 2 (5.88%) CCIE
4 1 (2.94%) MCP
4 1 (2.94%) MCSE
4 1 (2.94%) A+ Certification
4 1 (2.94%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.94%) JNCIP
4 1 (2.94%) JNCIE
4 1 (2.94%) CCDE
4 1 (2.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (52.94%) Active Directory
3 11 (32.35%) VMware ESX
4 10 (29.41%) vSphere
5 9 (26.47%) vCloud
5 9 (26.47%) Terminal Services
6 3 (8.82%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (5.88%) NFS
7 2 (5.88%) Samba
7 2 (5.88%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (5.88%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (2.94%) KVM
8 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
8 1 (2.94%) XenApp
8 1 (2.94%) XenDesktop
8 1 (2.94%) ISA Server
8 1 (2.94%) Xen
8 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 3 (8.82%) SCCM
2 2 (5.88%) SCOM
2 2 (5.88%) ZABBIX
2 2 (5.88%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 2 (5.88%) Backup Exec
2 2 (5.88%) WSUS
3 1 (2.94%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 24 (70.59%) VMware
2 18 (52.94%) Microsoft
3 14 (41.18%) Cisco
4 13 (38.24%) HP
5 12 (35.29%) Citrix
6 11 (32.35%) EMC
7 10 (29.41%) NetApp
8 7 (20.59%) Oracle
9 2 (5.88%) Red Hat
9 2 (5.88%) Spiceworks
9 2 (5.88%) Symantec
9 2 (5.88%) Websense
9 2 (5.88%) Juniper
9 2 (5.88%) Adobe
10 1 (2.94%) IBM
10 1 (2.94%) Nimble Storage
10 1 (2.94%) Apple
10 1 (2.94%) Veritas
Sheffield
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £55 - £65 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
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Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago