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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 45 68 59
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -9
Permanent jobs citing DNS 23 8 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.79% 1.02% 2.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.71% 7.92% 10.46%
Number of salaries quoted 23 8 11
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,100 £27,750 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
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
83 101 153
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 13.67% 12.92% 21.79%
Number of salaries quoted 73 85 120
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,650 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 29 April 2016.

DNS Salary Histogram in Sheffield

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 (77.42%) Windows
1 24 (77.42%) Active Directory
1 24 (77.42%) VMware
1 24 (77.42%) Windows Server
2 23 (74.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (70.97%) Microsoft
3 22 (70.97%) MS Excel
4 19 (61.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (58.06%) Oracle Database
5 18 (58.06%) PowerShell
5 18 (58.06%) PKI
5 18 (58.06%) WebSphere
5 18 (58.06%) .NET Framework
5 18 (58.06%) Solaris
5 18 (58.06%) JBoss
5 18 (58.06%) .NET
5 18 (58.06%) Oracle
5 18 (58.06%) WebSphere Application Server
5 18 (58.06%) WebLogic
6 16 (51.61%) Finance
7 15 (48.39%) Oracle RMAN
7 15 (48.39%) Banking
7 15 (48.39%) Oracle Forms
7 15 (48.39%) Oracle Reports
7 15 (48.39%) Oracle9i Database
7 15 (48.39%) Oracle Database 10g
7 15 (48.39%) Oracle Database 11g
7 15 (48.39%) Data Guard
7 15 (48.39%) Performance Tuning
7 15 (48.39%) Oracle ZFS

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 18 (58.06%) JBoss
1 18 (58.06%) WebLogic
1 18 (58.06%) WebSphere
1 18 (58.06%) WebSphere Application Server
2 6 (19.35%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 22 (70.97%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) SaaS
2 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (38.71%) TCP/IP
2 7 (22.58%) DHCP
2 7 (22.58%) Firewall
3 6 (19.35%) SAN
3 6 (19.35%) VPN
4 5 (16.13%) Cisco ASA
4 5 (16.13%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (16.13%) VLAN
5 1 (3.23%) BGP
5 1 (3.23%) L2TP
5 1 (3.23%) LAN
5 1 (3.23%) MPLS
5 1 (3.23%) Network Security
5 1 (3.23%) OSPF
5 1 (3.23%) VRRP
5 1 (3.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (58.06%) Oracle Database
2 15 (48.39%) Oracle Database 10g
2 15 (48.39%) Oracle Database 11g
2 15 (48.39%) Oracle Database 12c
2 15 (48.39%) Oracle Reports
2 15 (48.39%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 15 (48.39%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (16.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 16 (51.61%) Finance
2 15 (48.39%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (67.74%) Consultant
1 21 (67.74%) Technical Consultant
2 7 (22.58%) Network Engineer
3 6 (19.35%) VMware Consultant
3 6 (19.35%) VMware Technical Consultant
3 6 (19.35%) Windows Consultant
3 6 (19.35%) Windows Technical Consultant
4 5 (16.13%) Cisco Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Network Operations Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Operations Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Senior Network Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Senior Network Operations Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Senior Operations Engineer
5 3 (9.68%) Implementation Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) Software Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) Software Implementation Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) Technical Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (58.06%) .NET
1 18 (58.06%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.23%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 18 (58.06%) PKI
2 5 (16.13%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 24 (77.42%) Windows
1 24 (77.42%) Windows Server
2 23 (74.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (61.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (58.06%) Solaris
5 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (9.68%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (6.45%) Change Management
2 2 (6.45%) ITIL
2 2 (6.45%) Project Management
3 1 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (3.23%) High Availability
3 1 (3.23%) Incident Management
3 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (3.23%) Load Balancing
3 1 (3.23%) Network Design
3 1 (3.23%) Presales
3 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2
3 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (3.23%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 18 (58.06%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (22.58%) CCNA
1 7 (22.58%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (19.35%) CCNP
3 1 (3.23%) CCIE
3 1 (3.23%) JNCIE
3 1 (3.23%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (77.42%) Active Directory
2 6 (19.35%) vSphere
3 5 (16.13%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (48.39%) Data Guard
1 15 (48.39%) Oracle RMAN
1 15 (48.39%) Oracle ZFS
Vendors
1 24 (77.42%) VMware
2 22 (70.97%) Microsoft
3 18 (58.06%) Oracle
4 12 (38.71%) Cisco
5 5 (16.13%) Citrix
5 5 (16.13%) EMC
5 5 (16.13%) HP
5 5 (16.13%) NetApp
6 1 (3.23%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.23%) Juniper
6 1 (3.23%) Sophos
6 1 (3.23%) Veeam
Sheffield
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago