The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Domain Name System (DNS)
West Midlands / Shropshire
Rank 25 27 6
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -21
Permanent jobs citing DNS 12 2 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 5.91% 1.24% 18.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.27% 9.09% 65.31%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 30
Median salary £27,375 £27,250 £30,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.45% -9.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,050 £26,800
10% offered a salary of more than £33,375 £27,450 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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
44 22 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 21.67% 13.66% 28.00%
Number of salaries quoted 37 21 43
Median salary £35,000 £41,000 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.63% +34.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £41,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Shropshire region citing DNS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 20 January 2017.

DNS Salary Histogram in Shropshire

DNS
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Telford -2 6 £27,375 -0.45%
DNS
West Midlands

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT jobs citing DNS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Shropshire region with a requirement for DNS.

1 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 11 (64.71%) VMware
3 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
3 10 (58.82%) SolarWinds
3 10 (58.82%) Data Centre
3 10 (58.82%) Windows Server
4 9 (52.94%) TCP/IP
5 8 (47.06%) Cisco
6 7 (41.18%) Linux
6 7 (41.18%) DHCP
7 6 (35.29%) MS Exchange
7 6 (35.29%) IIS
7 6 (35.29%) Unix
7 6 (35.29%) WAN
7 6 (35.29%) Citrix
7 6 (35.29%) Nagios
7 6 (35.29%) Firewall
7 6 (35.29%) Network Monitoring
8 5 (29.41%) Windows 7
8 5 (29.41%) Unified Communications
8 5 (29.41%) SAN
8 5 (29.41%) IP Telephony
8 5 (29.41%) Brocade
8 5 (29.41%) VPLS
8 5 (29.41%) Problem Management
8 5 (29.41%) ProCurve
8 5 (29.41%) Hyper-V
8 5 (29.41%) MPLS
8 5 (29.41%) VPN
9 4 (23.53%) SLA

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (35.29%) IIS
1 6 (35.29%) MS Exchange
2 4 (23.53%) Apache
2 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (11.76%) Tomcat
3 2 (11.76%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 9 (52.94%) TCP/IP
2 7 (41.18%) DHCP
3 6 (35.29%) Firewall
3 6 (35.29%) WAN
4 5 (29.41%) IP Telephony
4 5 (29.41%) MPLS
4 5 (29.41%) SAN
4 5 (29.41%) Unified Communications
4 5 (29.41%) VPLS
4 5 (29.41%) VPN
5 4 (23.53%) DDNS
5 4 (23.53%) NAS
5 4 (23.53%) Remote Desktop
6 3 (17.65%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (11.76%) IPv4
7 2 (11.76%) LDAP
7 2 (11.76%) NetScaler
8 1 (5.88%) IPv6
8 1 (5.88%) NX-OS
8 1 (5.88%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) MySQL
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Network Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Technical Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 3 (17.65%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (17.65%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (17.65%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 3 (17.65%) Desktop Support
3 3 (17.65%) IT Support
3 3 (17.65%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Monitoring Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) VoIP Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) Data Centre
2 4 (23.53%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 10 (58.82%) Windows Server
3 7 (41.18%) Linux
4 6 (35.29%) Unix
5 5 (29.41%) Windows 7
6 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (17.65%) Windows 8
8 2 (11.76%) Windows 10
9 1 (5.88%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Network Monitoring
2 5 (29.41%) Problem Management
3 4 (23.53%) ITIL
4 2 (11.76%) ERP
4 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 2 (11.76%) Operations Management
5 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) CCNA
1 4 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (23.53%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.88%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (58.82%) Active Directory
2 5 (29.41%) Hyper-V
3 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.76%) XenApp
3 2 (11.76%) XenDesktop
4 1 (5.88%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) Nagios
2 2 (11.76%) SCCM
2 2 (11.76%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) VMware
2 10 (58.82%) SolarWinds
3 8 (47.06%) Cisco
4 6 (35.29%) Citrix
5 5 (29.41%) Brocade
5 5 (29.41%) ProCurve
6 2 (11.76%) Oracle
7 1 (5.88%) Aruba
7 1 (5.88%) SonicWALL
7 1 (5.88%) Ubiquiti