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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 30 24 17
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -7
Permanent jobs citing DNS 10 7 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 3.17% 2.78% 12.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.15% 23.33% 28.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 14
Median salary £33,750 £27,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.72% -26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,350 £17,900 £23,700
10% offered a salary of more than £65,250 £31,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
66 30 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 20.95% 11.90% 43.48%
Number of salaries quoted 58 24 33
Median salary £35,000 £31,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,000 £26,498
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £45,000 £49,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 27 August 2016.

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 27 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +3 10 £33,750 +15.38%
DNS
West Midlands

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, 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 11 (73.33%) Cisco
2 9 (60.00%) Windows
2 9 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 8 (53.33%) WAN
3 8 (53.33%) Firewall
4 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
4 7 (46.67%) Citrix
5 6 (40.00%) DHCP
5 6 (40.00%) LAN
5 6 (40.00%) VMware
6 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
6 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 5 (33.33%) VPN
6 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (26.67%) SonicWALL
7 4 (26.67%) Linux
7 4 (26.67%) IIS
7 4 (26.67%) SAN
7 4 (26.67%) MPLS
8 3 (20.00%) Nagios
8 3 (20.00%) DDNS
8 3 (20.00%) Clustering
8 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
8 3 (20.00%) ADSL
8 3 (20.00%) PSTN
8 3 (20.00%) VoIP
8 3 (20.00%) Ethernet
8 3 (20.00%) NAS

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 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 4 (26.67%) IIS
3 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (13.33%) Apache
4 2 (13.33%) Apache Solr
4 2 (13.33%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (13.33%) nginx
4 2 (13.33%) Tomcat
4 2 (13.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (13.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) Firewall
1 8 (53.33%) WAN
2 6 (40.00%) DHCP
2 6 (40.00%) LAN
3 5 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 5 (33.33%) VPN
4 4 (26.67%) MPLS
4 4 (26.67%) SAN
5 3 (20.00%) ADSL
5 3 (20.00%) DDNS
5 3 (20.00%) Ethernet
5 3 (20.00%) NAS
5 3 (20.00%) PSTN
5 3 (20.00%) Remote Desktop
5 3 (20.00%) VoIP
6 2 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (13.33%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (13.33%) NetScaler
6 2 (13.33%) NX-OS
6 2 (13.33%) Unified Communications
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Ant
1 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Presales Consultant
2 3 (20.00%) VoIP Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) DevOps Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Presales Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Junior
4 1 (6.67%) Junior Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Junior Network Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Monitoring Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Node.js
1 2 (13.33%) REST
1 2 (13.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Clustering
1 3 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (13.33%) iPad
3 1 (6.67%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Windows
1 9 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (26.67%) Linux
4 2 (13.33%) Unix
4 2 (13.33%) VyOS
4 2 (13.33%) Windows 10
4 2 (13.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (13.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
1 3 (20.00%) Presales
2 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (13.33%) DevOps
2 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 2 (13.33%) Microservices
2 2 (13.33%) Operations Management
2 2 (13.33%) Project Planning
2 2 (13.33%) Scrum
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL
3 1 (6.67%) Network Design
3 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
1 2 (13.33%) Groovy
1 2 (13.33%) Python
1 2 (13.33%) Ruby
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) CCNA
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.67%) CCNP
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (13.33%) Docker
2 2 (13.33%) pfSense
2 2 (13.33%) XenApp
2 2 (13.33%) XenDesktop
3 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Nagios
2 2 (13.33%) Ansible
2 2 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (13.33%) Puppet
2 2 (13.33%) rkt
2 2 (13.33%) SCCM
2 2 (13.33%) SCOM
2 2 (13.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 11 (73.33%) Cisco
2 7 (46.67%) Citrix
3 6 (40.00%) VMware
4 4 (26.67%) SonicWALL
5 3 (20.00%) SolarWinds
6 2 (13.33%) Brocade
6 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
6 2 (13.33%) Oracle
6 2 (13.33%) ProCurve
7 1 (6.67%) Aruba