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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 13 16 24
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +8
Permanent jobs citing DNS 9 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 8.82% 5.49% 5.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.00% 20.00% 27.59%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 7
Average salary £45,000 £18,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+143.24% -26.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
36 25 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 35.29% 27.47% 18.13%
Number of salaries quoted 18 17 23
Average salary £43,750 £34,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.67% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £18,900 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 23 September 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 23 September 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
(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 7 £45,000 +143.24%
DNS
West Midlands

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (96.00%) Microsoft
2 24 (96.00%) Active Directory
3 20 (80.00%) VMware
4 19 (76.00%) vSphere
5 17 (68.00%) Citrix
6 16 (64.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 15 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 15 (60.00%) MS Exchange
8 14 (56.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (52.00%) SAN
10 12 (48.00%) DHCP
10 12 (48.00%) XenApp
10 12 (48.00%) Exchange Server 2013
11 11 (44.00%) Exchange Server 2007
11 11 (44.00%) NetApp
12 10 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
13 9 (36.00%) Microsoft Certification
13 9 (36.00%) SQL
13 9 (36.00%) MS Office
14 8 (32.00%) MS Excel
14 8 (32.00%) Linux
15 7 (28.00%) Perl
15 7 (28.00%) IIS
15 7 (28.00%) HTTP
15 7 (28.00%) SSL
15 7 (28.00%) Cisco
15 7 (28.00%) Backup Exec
15 7 (28.00%) Altiris
15 7 (28.00%) VLAN

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 15 (60.00%) MS Exchange
1 15 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 12 (48.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 11 (44.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (28.00%) IIS
5 5 (20.00%) Apache
5 5 (20.00%) WordPress
5 5 (20.00%) Moodle
6 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
7 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (4.00%) IBM Notes
8 1 (4.00%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 9 (36.00%) MS Office
2 8 (32.00%) MS Excel
3 6 (24.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 13 (52.00%) SAN
2 12 (48.00%) DHCP
3 7 (28.00%) HTTP
3 7 (28.00%) SSL
3 7 (28.00%) VLAN
4 6 (24.00%) SSH
5 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (8.00%) DDNS
6 2 (8.00%) NAS
7 1 (4.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) MySQL
2 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (24.00%) Publishing
2 2 (8.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Support Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (12.00%) Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Technical Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Server Support
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Support
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Support Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Technical Support
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Open Source
2 2 (8.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (56.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (32.00%) Linux
4 2 (8.00%) Windows 2000
4 2 (8.00%) Windows NT
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.00%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) Load Balancing
2 6 (24.00%) Migration
3 5 (20.00%) Content Management
3 5 (20.00%) Change Control
4 3 (12.00%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (12.00%) Time Management
5 2 (8.00%) ITIL
6 1 (4.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (36.00%) SQL
2 7 (28.00%) PowerShell
2 7 (28.00%) Bash Shell
2 7 (28.00%) Perl
3 5 (20.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (36.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (12.00%) MCSE
3 2 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (4.00%) Degree
4 1 (4.00%) CCNA
4 1 (4.00%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 24 (96.00%) Active Directory
2 19 (76.00%) vSphere
3 16 (64.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (48.00%) XenApp
5 10 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (28.00%) Forefront TMG
6 7 (28.00%) Hyper-V
7 4 (16.00%) Shibboleth
8 3 (12.00%) XenServer
9 2 (8.00%) Terminal Services
9 2 (8.00%) VMware ESX
10 1 (4.00%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 7 (28.00%) Backup Exec
2 6 (24.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 24 (96.00%) Microsoft
2 20 (80.00%) VMware
3 17 (68.00%) Citrix
4 11 (44.00%) NetApp
5 7 (28.00%) Altiris
5 7 (28.00%) Cisco
5 7 (28.00%) Dell
6 4 (16.00%) HP
6 4 (16.00%) 3PAR
7 1 (4.00%) Lotus
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