The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the St Albans region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 30 18 27
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +9
Permanent jobs citing DNS 2 15 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 1.32% 8.88% 4.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.88% 19.74% 25.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 6
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
Communications & Networking Category
St Albans
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
34 76 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 22.52% 44.97% 16.27%
Number of salaries quoted 34 25 24
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
DNS
Hertfordshire

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 22 July 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 (100.00%) DHCP
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Java
3 2 (33.33%) VB
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) UNIX
3 2 (33.33%) MCSE
3 2 (33.33%) Apache
3 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (33.33%) ERP
3 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 2 (33.33%) LAN
3 2 (33.33%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) HTTP
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) HP
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (33.33%) Epicor
3 2 (33.33%) NetApp
3 2 (33.33%) Thin Client
3 2 (33.33%) Internet
3 2 (33.33%) McAfee

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 (33.33%) Apache
1 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (33.33%) CMS
1 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) DHCP
2 2 (33.33%) HTTP
2 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 2 (33.33%) Internet
2 2 (33.33%) Wireless
2 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Support Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) IT Support Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
1 2 (33.33%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Thin Client
1 2 (33.33%) Clustering
1 2 (33.33%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Windows
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (33.33%) Android
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) ERP
1 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 2 (33.33%) Problem Management
1 2 (33.33%) Software Deployment
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) VB
2 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) MCSE
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) HP
2 2 (33.33%) Citrix
2 2 (33.33%) Epicor
2 2 (33.33%) NetApp
2 2 (33.33%) McAfee