The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the St Albans region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 42 34 31
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -3
Permanent jobs citing DNS 15 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 7.61% 1.42% 3.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 36.59% 4.88% 8.54%
Number of salaries quoted 15 2 4
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £27,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +107.20%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
DNS
Hertfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
41 41 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 20.81% 29.08% 45.56%
Number of salaries quoted 41 40 29
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +40.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DNS across the St Albans region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in St Albans

DNS
Salary Trend in St Albans

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

DNS Salary Trend in St Albans

DNS
Salary Histogram in St Albans

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the St Albans region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in St Albans

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the St Albans 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 24 (96.00%) DHCP
2 20 (80.00%) SQL
3 16 (64.00%) Java
3 16 (64.00%) Linux
3 16 (64.00%) Finance
3 16 (64.00%) Games
4 15 (60.00%) PostgreSQL
4 15 (60.00%) Telecoms
4 15 (60.00%) CMS
4 15 (60.00%) Service Delivery
4 15 (60.00%) E-Commerce
4 15 (60.00%) Apache
4 15 (60.00%) Tomcat
4 15 (60.00%) MySQL
4 15 (60.00%) Oracle
4 15 (60.00%) HTTP
4 15 (60.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 15 (60.00%) Red Hat
4 15 (60.00%) Online Games
4 15 (60.00%) Online Betting
4 15 (60.00%) CentOS
5 9 (36.00%) Windows
5 9 (36.00%) VMware
6 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (32.00%) Active Directory
6 8 (32.00%) SharePoint
6 8 (32.00%) MS Exchange
6 8 (32.00%) Cisco
6 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
6 8 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the St Albans 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%) CMS
1 15 (60.00%) Apache
1 15 (60.00%) Tomcat
1 15 (60.00%) Oracle HTTP Server
2 8 (32.00%) SharePoint
2 8 (32.00%) MS Exchange
3 5 (20.00%) IIS
4 2 (8.00%) Lync
5 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (24.00%) MS Office
2 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (24.00%) Office 365
2 1 (4.00%) Google Compute Engine
2 1 (4.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (4.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (4.00%) Google App Engine
2 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (96.00%) DHCP
2 15 (60.00%) HTTP
3 6 (24.00%) Firewall
4 5 (20.00%) iSCSI
5 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (4.00%) VPN
5 1 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (60.00%) PostgreSQL
1 15 (60.00%) MySQL
2 2 (8.00%) dBASE
3 1 (4.00%) Amazon RDS
General
1 16 (64.00%) Finance
1 16 (64.00%) Games
2 15 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 15 (60.00%) Online Betting
3 1 (4.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
1 15 (60.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 15 (60.00%) Linux Administrator
1 15 (60.00%) Senior Linux Administrator
1 15 (60.00%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
1 15 (60.00%) Administrator
1 15 (60.00%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (16.00%) Support Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (12.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) IT Support
4 2 (8.00%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Operations Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Desktop Support
5 1 (4.00%) Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (4.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (60.00%) Online Games
2 1 (4.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 16 (64.00%) Linux
2 15 (60.00%) CentOS
3 9 (36.00%) Windows
4 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (16.00%) Mac OS
6 1 (4.00%) UNIX
6 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) Service Delivery
1 15 (60.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (12.00%) Migration
3 2 (8.00%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (8.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (4.00%) ERP
4 1 (4.00%) Data Security
4 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (4.00%) Line Management
4 1 (4.00%) Auto-Scaling
4 1 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (4.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 20 (80.00%) SQL
2 16 (64.00%) Java
3 1 (4.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) MCITP
1 2 (8.00%) CCNA
1 2 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (8.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (32.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (32.00%) Hyper-V
2 6 (24.00%) XenDesktop
3 2 (8.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 15 (60.00%) Oracle
1 15 (60.00%) Red Hat
2 9 (36.00%) VMware
3 8 (32.00%) Cisco
3 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (24.00%) HP
4 6 (24.00%) Dell
4 6 (24.00%) Citrix
5 4 (16.00%) Apple
6 2 (8.00%) Websense
6 2 (8.00%) CheckPoint
7 1 (4.00%) Google
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + On Call + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago