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 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 30 43 45
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +2
Permanent jobs citing DNS 2 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 0.87% 1.77% 4.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.65% 15.63% 34.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 10
Median salary £47,500 £33,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.74% -10.00%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +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 Solihull region.

Communications & Networking Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
43 32 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 18.61% 11.31% 12.37%
Number of salaries quoted 15 29 23
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) SSH
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) OSPF
2 3 (75.00%) BGP
2 3 (75.00%) EIGRP
2 3 (75.00%) FTP
2 3 (75.00%) RIP
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
3 2 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (50.00%) CCNP
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (50.00%) TACACS
4 1 (25.00%) X-Windows
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (25.00%) Logistics
4 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (25.00%) WSUS

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 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) BGP
2 3 (75.00%) EIGRP
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) FTP
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) OSPF
2 3 (75.00%) RIP
2 3 (75.00%) SSH
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) TACACS
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) X-Windows
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) Logistics
2 1 (25.00%) Ticket Management
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNP
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) VMware ESXi
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Oracle