The table below looks at the statistics for DDNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DDNS over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dynamic DNS (DDNS)
Rank 18 25 24
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -1
Permanent jobs citing DDNS 18 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 9.78% 1.63% 1.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 33.96% 4.65% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 16 2 1
Average salary £30,250 £30,250 £18,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +63.51%
UK excluding London average salary £30,500 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-12.85% -2.77%
DDNS
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
53 43 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 28.80% 34.96% 30.21%
Number of salaries quoted 48 9 24
Average salary £30,500 £45,000 £36,787
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.22% +22.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £22,300 £27,100
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £38,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DDNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DDNS across the Shropshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

DDNS Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

DDNS
Salary Trend in Shropshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DDNS across the Shropshire region.

DDNS Salary Trend in Shropshire

DDNS
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DDNS across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015.

DDNS Salary Histogram in Shropshire

DDNS
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DDNS within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford +9 15 £30,000 -0.82%
DDNS
West Midlands

DDNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Shropshire region citing DDNS 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 DDNS.

1 21 (100.00%) DNS
2 20 (95.24%) Windows
3 17 (80.95%) TCP/IP
3 17 (80.95%) VMware
4 14 (66.67%) Citrix
5 13 (61.90%) Cisco
5 13 (61.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (57.14%) Hyper-V
7 11 (52.38%) Firewall
7 11 (52.38%) CCNA
7 11 (52.38%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (52.38%) VPN
8 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (42.86%) Brocade
9 9 (42.86%) VLAN
9 9 (42.86%) Cisco IOS
9 9 (42.86%) Clustering
9 9 (42.86%) MS Exchange
9 9 (42.86%) HP
10 8 (38.10%) SAN
10 8 (38.10%) NAS
11 7 (33.33%) SonicWALL
11 7 (33.33%) IP Telephony
11 7 (33.33%) Network Design
11 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
11 7 (33.33%) IPv4
11 7 (33.33%) IPv6
11 7 (33.33%) Linux
12 6 (28.57%) SQL

DDNS
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Shropshire region citing DDNS 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 DDNS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 6 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (19.05%) IIS
3 4 (19.05%) Apache
4 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (9.52%) IBM Notes
5 2 (9.52%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 21 (100.00%) DNS
2 17 (80.95%) TCP/IP
3 11 (52.38%) Firewall
3 11 (52.38%) VPN
4 9 (42.86%) VLAN
4 9 (42.86%) Cisco IOS
5 8 (38.10%) SAN
5 8 (38.10%) NAS
6 7 (33.33%) IP Telephony
6 7 (33.33%) IPv4
6 7 (33.33%) IPv6
7 6 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (14.29%) LAN
8 3 (14.29%) WAN
8 3 (14.29%) SNMP
9 2 (9.52%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) MySQL
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Network Engineer
1 10 (47.62%) Support Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Network Support Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Network Support
3 4 (19.05%) Technical Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Senior Support Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Cisco Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Cisco Support
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Technical Support
6 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Support
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 20 (95.24%) Windows
2 13 (61.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (47.62%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (33.33%) Linux
5 2 (9.52%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (9.52%) Ubuntu
5 2 (9.52%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Network Design
2 1 (4.76%) ITIL
2 1 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (52.38%) CCNA
1 11 (52.38%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (23.81%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (9.52%) CCNP
System Software
1 12 (57.14%) Hyper-V
2 6 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 2 (9.52%) XenServer
3 2 (9.52%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) Nagios
Vendors
1 17 (80.95%) VMware
2 14 (66.67%) Citrix
3 13 (61.90%) Cisco
4 9 (42.86%) Brocade
4 9 (42.86%) HP
5 7 (33.33%) SonicWALL
5 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
6 3 (14.29%) SolarWinds
7 2 (9.52%) Lotus