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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 71 57 48
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -9
Permanent jobs citing DNS 8 17 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.03% 2.41% 1.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.84% 11.97% 13.51%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 9
Average salary £38,000 £34,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.94% -14.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £18,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,750 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
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
102 142 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 13.09% 20.14% 14.48%
Number of salaries quoted 86 111 64
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,650 £22,350 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

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 27 April 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Sheffield

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 (92.31%) Windows
2 20 (76.92%) Active Directory
3 19 (73.08%) TCP/IP
4 18 (69.23%) MS Exchange
5 17 (65.38%) DHCP
6 14 (53.85%) Citrix
7 13 (50.00%) SLA
8 12 (46.15%) Blackberry
8 12 (46.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 12 (46.15%) Windows 7
9 11 (42.31%) Network Management
9 11 (42.31%) Change Control
9 11 (42.31%) Information Security Management
9 11 (42.31%) Security Management
9 11 (42.31%) Management Information System
9 11 (42.31%) Information Security
9 11 (42.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 11 (42.31%) Fat Client
9 11 (42.31%) ISMS
9 11 (42.31%) Thin Client
9 11 (42.31%) MS Office
10 10 (38.46%) Dell
11 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
11 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (30.77%) VMware
12 6 (23.08%) Firewall
13 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
13 5 (19.23%) SQL
13 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
14 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 18 (69.23%) MS Exchange
2 12 (46.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (15.38%) IIS
4 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (3.85%) JBoss
5 1 (3.85%) Apache
5 1 (3.85%) Tomcat
5 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (3.85%) Lync
Applications
1 11 (42.31%) MS Office
2 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.85%) Acrobat
3 1 (3.85%) AutoCAD
3 1 (3.85%) SOLIDWORKS
3 1 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.85%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.85%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (3.85%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (3.85%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 19 (73.08%) TCP/IP
2 17 (65.38%) DHCP
3 6 (23.08%) Firewall
4 4 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (11.54%) WAN
5 3 (11.54%) LAN
6 2 (7.69%) Internet
6 2 (7.69%) IPsec
6 2 (7.69%) PABX
7 1 (3.85%) DMVPN
7 1 (3.85%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (3.85%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 1 (3.85%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 1 (3.85%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (3.85%) NX-OS
7 1 (3.85%) Unified Communications
7 1 (3.85%) IP Telephony
7 1 (3.85%) BIG-IP
7 1 (3.85%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (3.85%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (11.54%) Legal
2 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (46.15%) 2nd Line Support
2 10 (38.46%) Analyst
2 10 (38.46%) Support Analyst
2 10 (38.46%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) IT Manager
4 4 (15.38%) Support Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (11.54%) Consultant
6 2 (7.69%) Technical Manager
6 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Virtualisation Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support Technician
7 1 (3.85%) IT Support
7 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Security Specialist
7 1 (3.85%) Network Support
7 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) UNIX Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Systems Support Engineer
7 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (46.15%) Blackberry
2 11 (42.31%) Management Information System
2 11 (42.31%) Fat Client
2 11 (42.31%) Thin Client
3 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.85%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (3.85%) Clustering
4 1 (3.85%) CCTV
4 1 (3.85%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 24 (92.31%) Windows
2 12 (46.15%) Windows 7
3 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (7.69%) UNIX
6 2 (7.69%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (7.69%) Linux
7 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.85%) Solaris
7 1 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Information Security Management
1 11 (42.31%) Security Management
1 11 (42.31%) Information Security
1 11 (42.31%) ISMS
1 11 (42.31%) Network Management
1 11 (42.31%) Change Control
2 2 (7.69%) Line Management
2 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
2 2 (7.69%) CRM
3 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
3 1 (3.85%) BCP
3 1 (3.85%) Project Management
3 1 (3.85%) Process Management
3 1 (3.85%) Change Management
3 1 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (3.85%) Data Protection
3 1 (3.85%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 5 (19.23%) SQL
2 3 (11.54%) C
3 1 (3.85%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (11.54%) MCSA
3 2 (7.69%) MCSE
3 2 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.85%) CCNP
4 1 (3.85%) CCNA
4 1 (3.85%) CCSE
4 1 (3.85%) MCITP
4 1 (3.85%) Degree
4 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (50.00%) SLA
2 11 (42.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 20 (76.92%) Active Directory
2 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (11.54%) vSphere
3 3 (11.54%) Terminal Services
4 2 (7.69%) VMware ESX
4 2 (7.69%) vCloud
5 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.85%) XenServer
5 1 (3.85%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (3.85%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) WSUS
2 1 (3.85%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (3.85%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 14 (53.85%) Citrix
2 10 (38.46%) Dell
3 8 (30.77%) VMware
3 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 4 (15.38%) Cisco
5 2 (7.69%) HP
5 2 (7.69%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.85%) Apple
6 1 (3.85%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.85%) Symantec
6 1 (3.85%) Adobe
6 1 (3.85%) Blue Coat
6 1 (3.85%) Infoblox
6 1 (3.85%) Imperva
6 1 (3.85%) F5
6 1 (3.85%) CA
Sheffield
Capita - ITIN
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 10 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Premier IT
Posted: 6 days ago