The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 15 14 26
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +12
Permanent jobs citing DNS 12 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 11.54% 9.76% 3.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.67% 38.10% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 6
Average salary £41,250 £18,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+122.97% -38.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,900 £18,000 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £27,500 £30,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
DNS
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
45 21 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 43.27% 25.61% 17.24%
Number of salaries quoted 28 18 25
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,478 £18,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

DNS
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

DNS Salary Trend in Shropshire

DNS
Salary Histogram in Shropshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

DNS Salary Histogram in Shropshire

DNS
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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 -6 9 £40,000 +116.21%
DNS
West Midlands

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 32 (96.97%) Microsoft
2 32 (96.97%) Active Directory
3 25 (75.76%) vSphere
4 21 (63.64%) VMware
5 20 (60.61%) Citrix
6 17 (51.52%) SQL
6 17 (51.52%) VMware Infrastructure
7 16 (48.48%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (48.48%) MS Exchange
8 15 (45.45%) Linux
8 15 (45.45%) MS Office
8 15 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2010
9 14 (42.42%) IIS
9 14 (42.42%) MS Excel
9 14 (42.42%) DHCP
10 13 (39.39%) HTTP
10 13 (39.39%) SSL
10 13 (39.39%) Perl
10 13 (39.39%) SAN
10 13 (39.39%) Backup Exec
10 13 (39.39%) Altiris
10 13 (39.39%) VLAN
10 13 (39.39%) Bash Shell
10 13 (39.39%) Forefront TMG
10 13 (39.39%) PowerShell
10 13 (39.39%) Load Balancing
11 12 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2007
11 12 (36.36%) WSUS
11 12 (36.36%) XenApp

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 16 (48.48%) MS Exchange
2 15 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (42.42%) IIS
4 12 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2007
4 12 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2013
5 11 (33.33%) Apache
6 9 (27.27%) Moodle
7 7 (21.21%) SharePoint
8 5 (15.15%) WordPress
9 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (6.06%) IBM Notes
11 1 (3.03%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 15 (45.45%) MS Office
2 14 (42.42%) MS Excel
3 12 (36.36%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 14 (42.42%) DHCP
2 13 (39.39%) HTTP
2 13 (39.39%) SSL
2 13 (39.39%) SAN
2 13 (39.39%) VLAN
3 12 (36.36%) SSH
4 6 (18.18%) TCP/IP
5 3 (9.09%) DDNS
5 3 (9.09%) Firewall
6 2 (6.06%) NAS
7 1 (3.03%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (30.30%) MySQL
2 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 12 (36.36%) Publishing
2 2 (6.06%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (45.45%) Support Engineer
2 9 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Consultant
5 2 (6.06%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Virtualisation Consultant
6 1 (3.03%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Server Support
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Technical Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) 3rd Line Server Support
6 1 (3.03%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (30.30%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (33.33%) Open Source
2 4 (12.12%) VLE
3 2 (6.06%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (48.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (45.45%) Linux
4 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (9.09%) Windows 2000 Server
5 3 (9.09%) Windows NT
6 2 (6.06%) Windows 2000
7 1 (3.03%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (39.39%) Load Balancing
2 11 (33.33%) Change Control
3 7 (21.21%) Kalman Filter
3 7 (21.21%) Time Management
4 6 (18.18%) Migration
5 5 (15.15%) Content Management
6 2 (6.06%) ITIL
7 1 (3.03%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (3.03%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (51.52%) SQL
2 13 (39.39%) PowerShell
2 13 (39.39%) Bash Shell
2 13 (39.39%) Perl
3 9 (27.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (30.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (9.09%) MCSE
3 2 (6.06%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (6.06%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (6.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.03%) Degree
4 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.03%) CCNA
4 1 (3.03%) CCA
System Software
1 32 (96.97%) Active Directory
2 25 (75.76%) vSphere
3 17 (51.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (39.39%) Forefront TMG
5 12 (36.36%) XenApp
6 10 (30.30%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (24.24%) Shibboleth
8 7 (21.21%) Hyper-V
9 4 (12.12%) Terminal Services
9 4 (12.12%) XenServer
10 2 (6.06%) VMware ESX
11 1 (3.03%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 13 (39.39%) Backup Exec
2 12 (36.36%) WSUS
Vendors
1 32 (96.97%) Microsoft
2 21 (63.64%) VMware
3 20 (60.61%) Citrix
4 13 (39.39%) Altiris
5 11 (33.33%) NetApp
6 10 (30.30%) Cisco
7 7 (21.21%) Dell
8 4 (12.12%) HP
8 4 (12.12%) 3PAR
9 2 (6.06%) Lotus
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