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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 19 10 20
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +10
Permanent jobs citing DNS 18 21 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 8.91% 17.80% 7.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.51% 48.84% 28.07%
Number of salaries quoted 18 21 7
Average salary £25,250 £37,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.66% +36.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £21,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £32,550 £37,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.40% -5.33%
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
61 43 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 30.20% 36.44% 25.79%
Number of salaries quoted 54 41 24
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,350 £21,000 £22,550
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 26 May 2015.

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 26 May 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 -1 17 £27,000 -28.00% 2
DNS
West Midlands

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 41 (91.11%) Windows
2 37 (82.22%) Citrix
3 35 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 32 (71.11%) VMware
5 30 (66.67%) MS Exchange
6 29 (64.44%) TCP/IP
6 29 (64.44%) Active Directory
7 28 (62.22%) Microsoft
8 27 (60.00%) Firewall
9 25 (55.56%) DHCP
10 21 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
11 20 (44.44%) DDNS
12 19 (42.22%) Windows Server 2003
12 19 (42.22%) SAN
13 18 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
13 18 (40.00%) VPN
13 18 (40.00%) Linux
13 18 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
14 17 (37.78%) NAS
15 13 (28.89%) Hyper-V
15 13 (28.89%) Cisco
16 12 (26.67%) Clustering
16 12 (26.67%) Citrix Certification
17 11 (24.44%) Cisco Certification
17 11 (24.44%) CCNA
17 11 (24.44%) SQL Server
18 10 (22.22%) SQL
18 10 (22.22%) IPv4
18 10 (22.22%) IPv6
18 10 (22.22%) XenApp

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 30 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 18 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (15.56%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (15.56%) IIS
4 6 (13.33%) Apache
4 6 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (6.67%) SharePoint
6 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (2.22%) WebLogic
7 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
7 1 (2.22%) IBM Notes
7 1 (2.22%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 6 (13.33%) MS Office
2 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (64.44%) TCP/IP
2 27 (60.00%) Firewall
3 25 (55.56%) DHCP
4 20 (44.44%) DDNS
5 19 (42.22%) SAN
6 18 (40.00%) VPN
7 17 (37.78%) NAS
8 10 (22.22%) IPv4
8 10 (22.22%) IPv6
8 10 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
8 10 (22.22%) IP Telephony
8 10 (22.22%) VLAN
9 8 (17.78%) Cisco IOS
10 7 (15.56%) LAN
11 6 (13.33%) WAN
12 1 (2.22%) SNMP
12 1 (2.22%) LDAP
12 1 (2.22%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (24.44%) SQL Server
2 9 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 9 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 9 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Hudson
General
1 5 (11.11%) Legal
2 2 (4.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (44.44%) Support Engineer
2 13 (28.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (26.67%) Technical Engineer
4 7 (15.56%) 3rd Line Support
4 7 (15.56%) Network Engineer
5 6 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 5 (11.11%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) Cisco Support Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) Cisco Support
7 4 (8.89%) Cisco Engineer
8 3 (6.67%) Technical Support Engineer
8 3 (6.67%) Network Support Engineer
8 3 (6.67%) Network Support
8 3 (6.67%) Technical Support
8 3 (6.67%) 1st Line Support
8 3 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 2 (4.44%) IT Support
9 2 (4.44%) Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.22%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.67%) Clustering
2 6 (13.33%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.44%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 41 (91.11%) Windows
2 35 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (46.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (42.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 18 (40.00%) Linux
6 5 (11.11%) Ubuntu
7 3 (6.67%) Windows 7
7 3 (6.67%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.22%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (2.22%) Windows NT
8 1 (2.22%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.22%) Network Design
2 9 (20.00%) ITIL
3 4 (8.89%) Server Building
4 3 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (4.44%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (4.44%) Performance Management
5 2 (4.44%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (4.44%) Migration
5 2 (4.44%) IT Governance
6 1 (2.22%) Operations Management
6 1 (2.22%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 10 (22.22%) SQL
2 5 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (26.67%) Citrix Certification
3 11 (24.44%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (24.44%) CCNA
4 9 (20.00%) MCSA
5 8 (17.78%) MCSE
6 6 (13.33%) CCA
7 5 (11.11%) MCITP
8 2 (4.44%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (2.22%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (64.44%) Active Directory
2 13 (28.89%) Hyper-V
3 10 (22.22%) XenApp
4 7 (15.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (15.56%) vSphere
5 4 (8.89%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (6.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (4.44%) XenDesktop
7 2 (4.44%) DFS Replication
8 1 (2.22%) XenServer
8 1 (2.22%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (11.11%) Nagios
2 3 (6.67%) SCCM
3 1 (2.22%) SCOM
Vendors
1 37 (82.22%) Citrix
2 32 (71.11%) VMware
3 28 (62.22%) Microsoft
4 13 (28.89%) Cisco
5 8 (17.78%) HP
6 6 (13.33%) Brocade
6 6 (13.33%) SonicWALL
7 4 (8.89%) 3PAR
8 3 (6.67%) Barracuda Networks
9 2 (4.44%) NetApp
10 1 (2.22%) Lotus
10 1 (2.22%) SolarWinds
10 1 (2.22%) Oracle
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