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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 32 16 41
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +25
Permanent jobs citing DNS 10 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 6.62% 8.51% 0.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.30% 34.78% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 10 7 1
Average salary £55,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+69.23% -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-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
33 23 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in St Albans 21.85% 24.47% 15.32%
Number of salaries quoted 32 20 30
Average salary £41,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,500 £40,000
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
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 27 February 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in St Albans

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in St Albans

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 14 (93.33%) DHCP
2 10 (66.67%) Linux
3 9 (60.00%) SQL
4 8 (53.33%) Java
4 8 (53.33%) Games
5 7 (46.67%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (46.67%) CMS
5 7 (46.67%) Online Games
5 7 (46.67%) Online Betting
5 7 (46.67%) Red Hat
5 7 (46.67%) Service Delivery
5 7 (46.67%) Telecoms
5 7 (46.67%) Finance
5 7 (46.67%) Windows
5 7 (46.67%) E-Commerce
5 7 (46.67%) Apache
5 7 (46.67%) Tomcat
5 7 (46.67%) MySQL
5 7 (46.67%) Oracle
5 7 (46.67%) HTTP
5 7 (46.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 7 (46.67%) CentOS
6 5 (33.33%) Hyper-V
6 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 4 (26.67%) VMware
7 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
8 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (20.00%) Windows XP
8 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in St Albans by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 7 (46.67%) Apache
1 7 (46.67%) Tomcat
1 7 (46.67%) Oracle HTTP Server
1 7 (46.67%) CMS
2 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (13.33%) IIS
3 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
2 1 (6.67%) Google Compute Engine
2 1 (6.67%) Google Cloud Platform
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (6.67%) Google App Engine
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (93.33%) DHCP
2 7 (46.67%) HTTP
3 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (13.33%) Firewall
3 2 (13.33%) iSCSI
4 1 (6.67%) VPN
4 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) MySQL
1 7 (46.67%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (6.67%) dBASE
2 1 (6.67%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (53.33%) Games
2 7 (46.67%) Telecoms
2 7 (46.67%) Finance
2 7 (46.67%) Online Betting
3 1 (6.67%) Billing
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Systems Administrator
1 7 (46.67%) Administrator
1 7 (46.67%) Senior Systems Administrator
1 7 (46.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 7 (46.67%) Linux Administrator
1 7 (46.67%) Senior Linux Administrator
1 7 (46.67%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
2 3 (20.00%) Field Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) IT Support
3 2 (13.33%) IT Technician
3 2 (13.33%) IT Support Technician
3 2 (13.33%) Support Technician
3 2 (13.33%) Support Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support
4 1 (6.67%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Online Games
2 1 (6.67%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Linux
2 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) CentOS
3 4 (26.67%) Windows 7
4 3 (20.00%) Windows XP
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (13.33%) Windows 8
6 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (6.67%) Android
6 1 (6.67%) Mac OS
6 1 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) E-Commerce
1 7 (46.67%) Service Delivery
2 2 (13.33%) ERP
2 2 (13.33%) Migration
3 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
3 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (6.67%) Line Management
3 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (6.67%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) SQL
2 8 (53.33%) Java
3 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 5 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.67%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Red Hat
1 7 (46.67%) Oracle
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (26.67%) VMware
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco
4 2 (13.33%) HP
4 2 (13.33%) Dell
5 1 (6.67%) Citrix
5 1 (6.67%) Epicor
5 1 (6.67%) Apple
5 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
5 1 (6.67%) Websense
5 1 (6.67%) Google