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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 15 9 20
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +11
Permanent jobs citing DNS 23 14 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 11.39% 13.21% 7.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 33.33% 34.15% 30.95%
Number of salaries quoted 23 13 12
Average salary £31,000 £27,000 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.81% +35.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,300 £37,500 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -6.66%
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
69 41 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 34.16% 38.68% 25.77%
Number of salaries quoted 62 20 33
Average salary £30,500 £27,250 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.92% -13.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,000 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,750 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
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 27 March 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 +2 20 £31,000 +14.81% 2
DNS
West Midlands

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 44 (88.00%) Windows
2 41 (82.00%) VMware
3 36 (72.00%) Citrix
4 35 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 33 (66.00%) TCP/IP
6 29 (58.00%) DDNS
7 28 (56.00%) MS Exchange
8 27 (54.00%) Firewall
9 26 (52.00%) Active Directory
9 26 (52.00%) Microsoft
10 24 (48.00%) SAN
11 22 (44.00%) VPN
12 20 (40.00%) Cisco
12 20 (40.00%) Linux
12 20 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
12 20 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
12 20 (40.00%) NAS
13 19 (38.00%) DHCP
14 17 (34.00%) CCNA
14 17 (34.00%) Cisco Certification
15 16 (32.00%) Citrix Certification
15 16 (32.00%) Hyper-V
15 16 (32.00%) Windows Server 2012
16 15 (30.00%) VLAN
16 15 (30.00%) HP
17 14 (28.00%) Clustering
17 14 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2010
18 13 (26.00%) IP Telephony
18 13 (26.00%) Network Design
18 13 (26.00%) IPv4

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 28 (56.00%) MS Exchange
2 14 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (12.00%) Apache
3 6 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (12.00%) IIS
4 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (4.00%) IBM Notes
5 2 (4.00%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) MS Office
1 2 (4.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 33 (66.00%) TCP/IP
2 29 (58.00%) DDNS
3 27 (54.00%) Firewall
4 24 (48.00%) SAN
5 22 (44.00%) VPN
6 20 (40.00%) NAS
7 19 (38.00%) DHCP
8 15 (30.00%) VLAN
9 13 (26.00%) IP Telephony
9 13 (26.00%) IPv4
9 13 (26.00%) IPv6
10 12 (24.00%) Cisco ASA
11 11 (22.00%) Cisco IOS
12 6 (12.00%) LAN
13 5 (10.00%) WAN
14 3 (6.00%) VoIP
14 3 (6.00%) SNMP
15 1 (2.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (18.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 9 (18.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 9 (18.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (10.00%) MySQL
General
1 3 (6.00%) Finance
2 1 (2.00%) Legal
2 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (38.00%) Support Engineer
2 16 (32.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 15 (30.00%) Technical Engineer
4 14 (28.00%) Network Engineer
5 7 (14.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 7 (14.00%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (12.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 6 (12.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (10.00%) Network Support Engineer
7 5 (10.00%) Network Support
8 4 (8.00%) Cisco Engineer
8 4 (8.00%) Cisco Support
8 4 (8.00%) Cisco Support Engineer
9 3 (6.00%) Senior Support Engineer
10 2 (4.00%) Technical Support
10 2 (4.00%) Senior Technical Engineer
10 2 (4.00%) Deployment Engineer
11 1 (2.00%) IT Support
11 1 (2.00%) Senior Technical Support
11 1 (2.00%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 14 (28.00%) Clustering
2 2 (4.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 44 (88.00%) Windows
2 35 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (40.00%) Linux
3 20 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (32.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (12.00%) Ubuntu
6 2 (4.00%) Windows NT
6 2 (4.00%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (2.00%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.00%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (26.00%) Network Design
2 3 (6.00%) Migration
3 2 (4.00%) ITIL
3 2 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (4.00%) IT Governance
3 2 (4.00%) Performance Management
4 1 (2.00%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.00%) SQL
2 5 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (34.00%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (34.00%) CCNA
3 16 (32.00%) Citrix Certification
4 9 (18.00%) CCA
4 9 (18.00%) MCSE
4 9 (18.00%) MCSA
5 2 (4.00%) CCNP
5 2 (4.00%) MCITP
6 1 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (52.00%) Active Directory
2 16 (32.00%) Hyper-V
3 9 (18.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (16.00%) vSphere
5 6 (12.00%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (12.00%) XenApp
6 3 (6.00%) XenServer
7 2 (4.00%) DFS Replication
7 2 (4.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 7 (14.00%) Nagios
2 2 (4.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 41 (82.00%) VMware
2 36 (72.00%) Citrix
3 26 (52.00%) Microsoft
4 20 (40.00%) Cisco
5 15 (30.00%) HP
6 11 (22.00%) Brocade
7 9 (18.00%) SonicWALL
8 6 (12.00%) 3PAR
9 4 (8.00%) NetApp
10 3 (6.00%) SolarWinds
11 2 (4.00%) Lotus
Telford, Shropshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
e-know.net
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago