The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Domain Name System (DNS)
West Midlands / Solihull
Rank 32 39 44
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +5
Permanent jobs citing DNS 10 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 3.58% 0.38% 1.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.00% 2.50% 16.22%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 5
Median salary £32,500 £40,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +15.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £40,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £40,000 £36,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Solihull region.

Communications & Networking Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
40 40 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 14.34% 15.27% 11.75%
Number of salaries quoted 37 24 33
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £32,300 £20,248
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

The demand trend of job ads across the Solihull region citing DNS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

DNS
Salary Trend in Solihull

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DNS across the Solihull region.

DNS Salary Trend in Solihull

DNS
Salary Histogram in Solihull

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Solihull region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017.

DNS Salary Histogram in Solihull

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 Solihull region with a requirement for DNS.

1 8 (57.14%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) DHCP
2 7 (50.00%) Cisco
2 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (50.00%) Firewall
2 7 (50.00%) VMware
3 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 5 (35.71%) HTTP
4 5 (35.71%) Juniper
4 5 (35.71%) CheckPoint
4 5 (35.71%) SMTP
4 5 (35.71%) SharePoint
4 5 (35.71%) IPsec
4 5 (35.71%) NetApp
4 5 (35.71%) SSL
4 5 (35.71%) Network Security
4 5 (35.71%) Data Privacy
5 4 (28.57%) Mobile Device Management
5 4 (28.57%) Office 365
5 4 (28.57%) SCCM
5 4 (28.57%) Finance
5 4 (28.57%) MS Office
5 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
6 3 (21.43%) IBM
6 3 (21.43%) IBM Notes
6 3 (21.43%) Lotus
6 3 (21.43%) Application Packaging
6 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
6 3 (21.43%) Nimble Storage
7 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull 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 (35.71%) SharePoint
2 3 (21.43%) IBM Notes
3 1 (7.14%) Apache
3 1 (7.14%) Apache Solr
3 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
3 1 (7.14%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) Office 365
2 1 (7.14%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) DHCP
1 7 (50.00%) Firewall
2 5 (35.71%) HTTP
2 5 (35.71%) IPsec
2 5 (35.71%) Network Security
2 5 (35.71%) SMTP
2 5 (35.71%) SSL
3 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 2 (14.29%) LAN
4 2 (14.29%) SSH
4 2 (14.29%) VPN
4 2 (14.29%) WAN
5 1 (7.14%) BGP
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (7.14%) EIGRP
5 1 (7.14%) FTP
5 1 (7.14%) OSPF
5 1 (7.14%) RIP
5 1 (7.14%) SAN
5 1 (7.14%) TACACS
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Administrator
1 4 (28.57%) Network Administrator
1 4 (28.57%) Network Security Administrator
1 4 (28.57%) Security Administrator
2 3 (21.43%) IT Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Security Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Server Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) IT Support
4 1 (7.14%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Client/Server
1 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 8 (57.14%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
3 2 (14.29%) Linux
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (7.14%) CentOS
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Data Privacy
2 4 (28.57%) Mobile Device Management
3 3 (21.43%) Application Packaging
4 1 (7.14%) BCP
4 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (7.14%) DevOps
4 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.14%) High Availability
4 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
4 1 (7.14%) Open Source
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (7.14%) Security Operations
4 1 (7.14%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) CCNP
1 1 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.14%) MCSA
1 1 (7.14%) MCSE
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (7.14%) ISO22301
1 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Cisco
1 7 (50.00%) VMware
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 5 (35.71%) CheckPoint
3 5 (35.71%) Juniper
3 5 (35.71%) NetApp
4 3 (21.43%) IBM
4 3 (21.43%) Lotus
4 3 (21.43%) Nimble Storage