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 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 43 17 29
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +12
Permanent jobs citing DNS 5 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 3.07% 5.06% 3.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.83% 22.22% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 2
Average salary £25,500 £24,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -40.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
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 18 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 14.72% 22.78% 21.66%
Number of salaries quoted 24 16 17
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £28,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +16.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £49,500
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
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 21 October 2014.

DNS Salary Histogram in St Albans

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 7 (100.00%) DHCP
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
3 5 (71.43%) Linux
3 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 5 (71.43%) Windows 7
4 3 (42.86%) Android
4 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (42.86%) VMware
4 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 3 (42.86%) Epicor
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
4 3 (42.86%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 3 (42.86%) ERP
4 3 (42.86%) Windows XP
4 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
5 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (28.57%) Wireless
5 2 (28.57%) Software Deployment
5 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
6 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (14.29%) iPhone
6 1 (14.29%) CMS
6 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
6 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
6 1 (14.29%) Strategic Management

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) CMS
2 1 (14.29%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) DHCP
2 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
3 2 (28.57%) Wireless
4 1 (14.29%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) IT Support
2 3 (42.86%) Field Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) IT Support Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Support Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Support Technician
3 2 (28.57%) IT Support Technician
3 2 (28.57%) IT Technician
4 1 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Linux Administrator
4 1 (14.29%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) iPhone
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 5 (71.43%) Windows 7
3 3 (42.86%) Android
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (42.86%) Windows XP
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
5 1 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ERP
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (28.57%) Software Deployment
3 1 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
3 1 (14.29%) Strategic Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 1 (14.29%) Java
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
1 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Epicor