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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 44 16 41
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +25
Permanent jobs citing DNS 3 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 1.66% 6.06% 1.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.50% 23.53% 5.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 2
Average salary £29,000 £24,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.83% -31.42%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.40% -1.33%
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
24 17 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 13.26% 25.76% 18.13%
Number of salaries quoted 23 14 29
Average salary £35,000 £28,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.80% -18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £24,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 6 (85.71%) DHCP
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
4 3 (42.86%) Windows XP
4 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
5 2 (28.57%) UNIX
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (28.57%) Android
5 2 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (28.57%) Epicor
5 2 (28.57%) VMware
5 2 (28.57%) ERP
5 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (28.57%) Java
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
5 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
6 1 (14.29%) iPhone
6 1 (14.29%) CMS
6 1 (14.29%) VPN
6 1 (14.29%) Internet
6 1 (14.29%) Wireless
6 1 (14.29%) Web Services

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
1 2 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (14.29%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (14.29%) Google App Engine
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) Google Compute Engine
1 1 (14.29%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) DHCP
2 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) VPN
3 1 (14.29%) Internet
3 1 (14.29%) Wireless
3 1 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
General
1 1 (14.29%) Games
1 1 (14.29%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) IT Support
2 3 (42.86%) Field Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) IT Support Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) IT Support Technician
3 2 (28.57%) Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Support Technician
3 2 (28.57%) Support Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) IT Technician
4 1 (14.29%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 1 (14.29%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
3 3 (42.86%) Windows XP
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (28.57%) Android
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) ERP
1 2 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (14.29%) Software Deployment
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (14.29%) Data Security
2 1 (14.29%) Strategic Management
2 1 (14.29%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Java
1 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Python
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
1 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Epicor
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Google