The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Shropshire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 11 18 28
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +10
Permanent jobs citing DNS 20 17 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 16.26% 8.17% 3.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 40.82% 32.08% 8.62%
Number of salaries quoted 19 13 5
Average salary £37,500 £19,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+97.36% -38.70%
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +7.14%
Communications & Networking Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
49 53 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 39.84% 25.48% 36.02%
Number of salaries quoted 32 33 32
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +4.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £18,500 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £41,600 £40,000 £45,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
DNS
West Midlands

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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Telford +6 20 £37,500 +97.36%
DNS
West Midlands

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 25 (80.65%) Windows
2 24 (77.42%) Active Directory
3 23 (74.19%) Microsoft
4 21 (67.74%) VLAN
5 20 (64.52%) Linux
6 19 (61.29%) SQL
6 19 (61.29%) IIS
7 18 (58.06%) Perl
7 18 (58.06%) Apache
7 18 (58.06%) HTTP
7 18 (58.06%) Bash Shell
8 17 (54.84%) Forefront TMG
8 17 (54.84%) Load Balancing
8 17 (54.84%) PowerShell
8 17 (54.84%) Altiris
8 17 (54.84%) Backup Exec
8 17 (54.84%) SSL
9 16 (51.61%) Publishing
9 16 (51.61%) WSUS
10 15 (48.39%) Cisco
10 15 (48.39%) MS Excel
10 15 (48.39%) MS Office
10 15 (48.39%) Change Control
11 13 (41.94%) MySQL
11 13 (41.94%) MS Visio
11 13 (41.94%) SSH
11 13 (41.94%) Open Source
11 13 (41.94%) vSphere
12 12 (38.71%) LAMP
13 11 (35.48%) Firewall

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 19 (61.29%) IIS
2 18 (58.06%) Apache
3 11 (35.48%) Moodle
4 9 (29.03%) SharePoint
5 4 (12.90%) WordPress
6 2 (6.45%) MS Exchange
6 2 (6.45%) WebLogic
6 2 (6.45%) IBM Notes
7 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 15 (48.39%) MS Excel
1 15 (48.39%) MS Office
2 13 (41.94%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (67.74%) VLAN
2 18 (58.06%) HTTP
3 17 (54.84%) SSL
4 13 (41.94%) SSH
5 11 (35.48%) Firewall
6 9 (29.03%) DHCP
7 7 (22.58%) TCP/IP
7 7 (22.58%) SAN
8 4 (12.90%) WAN
8 4 (12.90%) LAN
8 4 (12.90%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (12.90%) Cisco IOS
8 4 (12.90%) Cisco PIX
9 3 (9.68%) VPN
9 3 (9.68%) Internet
9 3 (9.68%) DDNS
10 2 (6.45%) MPLS
10 2 (6.45%) VoIP
10 2 (6.45%) BIG-IP
10 2 (6.45%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (41.94%) MySQL
2 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.23%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.23%) MongoDB
General
1 16 (51.61%) Publishing
2 2 (6.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (41.94%) Support Engineer
2 9 (29.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Network Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Architect
4 2 (6.45%) Technical Architect
4 2 (6.45%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Platform Architect
5 1 (3.23%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Team Leader
5 1 (3.23%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Network Team Leader
5 1 (3.23%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (3.23%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (3.23%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (3.23%) Administrator
5 1 (3.23%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (38.71%) LAMP
2 1 (3.23%) Web Services
2 1 (3.23%) XML
2 1 (3.23%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (41.94%) Open Source
2 7 (22.58%) VLE
3 3 (9.68%) Wiki
4 2 (6.45%) Replication
5 1 (3.23%) Clustering
5 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.23%) Statistics
5 1 (3.23%) Informatics
5 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 25 (80.65%) Windows
2 20 (64.52%) Linux
3 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (12.90%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (6.45%) AIX
5 2 (6.45%) Solaris
5 2 (6.45%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.23%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) Load Balancing
2 15 (48.39%) Change Control
3 9 (29.03%) Time Management
4 4 (12.90%) Content Management
5 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.45%) ITIL
6 2 (6.45%) Problem Management
6 2 (6.45%) Scrum
6 2 (6.45%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (3.23%) WAN Optimisation
7 1 (3.23%) Incident Management
7 1 (3.23%) Performance Management
7 1 (3.23%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.23%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 19 (61.29%) SQL
2 18 (58.06%) Perl
2 18 (58.06%) Bash Shell
3 17 (54.84%) PowerShell
4 11 (35.48%) PHP
5 1 (3.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (12.90%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (12.90%) CCNP
2 4 (12.90%) CCSA
3 2 (6.45%) CCA
3 2 (6.45%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (6.45%) MCSE
3 2 (6.45%) MCSA
3 2 (6.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (77.42%) Active Directory
2 17 (54.84%) Forefront TMG
3 13 (41.94%) vSphere
4 7 (22.58%) Shibboleth
5 5 (16.13%) Hyper-V
6 4 (12.90%) ISA Server
7 3 (9.68%) XenServer
7 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (9.68%) Terminal Services
8 2 (6.45%) Squid
9 1 (3.23%) VMware ESX
9 1 (3.23%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 17 (54.84%) Backup Exec
2 16 (51.61%) WSUS
3 4 (12.90%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (3.23%) Munin
4 1 (3.23%) Nagios
Vendors
1 23 (74.19%) Microsoft
2 17 (54.84%) Altiris
3 15 (48.39%) Cisco
4 7 (22.58%) Citrix
5 6 (19.35%) Dell
5 6 (19.35%) NetApp
5 6 (19.35%) VMware
6 4 (12.90%) CheckPoint
6 4 (12.90%) Nokia
6 4 (12.90%) SolarWinds
7 3 (9.68%) Riverbed
8 2 (6.45%) Lotus
8 2 (6.45%) Oracle
8 2 (6.45%) SAP
8 2 (6.45%) IronPort
8 2 (6.45%) F5