The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 57 61 71
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +10
Permanent jobs citing DNS 15 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.66% 2.01% 1.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.44% 13.04% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 15 7 9
Median salary £35,000 £31,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +26.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
DNS
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
86 92 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 15.28% 15.38% 12.59%
Number of salaries quoted 72 80 80
Median salary £35,000 £32,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.37% -1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,906 £24,200 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Staffordshire region citing DNS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

DNS
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

DNS Salary Trend in Staffordshire

DNS
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

DNS Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

DNS
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stoke-on-Trent +3 12 £35,000 +48.93% 1
Burton-upon-Trent -7 2 £30,750 -18.00%
DNS
West Midlands

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT jobs citing DNS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Staffordshire region with a requirement for DNS.

1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (89.47%) Active Directory
3 16 (84.21%) MS Exchange
4 15 (78.95%) TCP/IP
4 15 (78.95%) DHCP
4 15 (78.95%) SAN
4 15 (78.95%) VMware
4 15 (78.95%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (73.68%) Firewall
5 14 (73.68%) VPN
5 14 (73.68%) SQL Server
6 13 (68.42%) VLAN
7 12 (63.16%) Network Security
7 12 (63.16%) LAN
7 12 (63.16%) WAN
8 11 (57.89%) ITIL
9 10 (52.63%) Linux
9 10 (52.63%) SMTP
9 10 (52.63%) HP
10 9 (47.37%) IBM
10 9 (47.37%) HTTP
10 9 (47.37%) EMC
10 9 (47.37%) Tivoli
10 9 (47.37%) Symantec
10 9 (47.37%) Norton AntiVirus
10 9 (47.37%) SSL
10 9 (47.37%) Apache
10 9 (47.37%) IIS
10 9 (47.37%) Data Security
10 9 (47.37%) ICMP

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 16 (84.21%) MS Exchange
2 9 (47.37%) Apache
2 9 (47.37%) IIS
3 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Office
2 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 15 (78.95%) DHCP
1 15 (78.95%) SAN
1 15 (78.95%) TCP/IP
2 14 (73.68%) Firewall
2 14 (73.68%) VPN
3 13 (68.42%) VLAN
4 12 (63.16%) LAN
4 12 (63.16%) Network Security
4 12 (63.16%) WAN
5 10 (52.63%) SMTP
6 9 (47.37%) HTTP
6 9 (47.37%) ICMP
6 9 (47.37%) SSL
6 9 (47.37%) Telnet
7 1 (5.26%) IMAP
7 1 (5.26%) NAS
7 1 (5.26%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (73.68%) SQL Server
2 5 (26.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) 3rd Line Support
1 12 (63.16%) Support Engineer
2 9 (47.37%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 9 (47.37%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) IT Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (21.05%) Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) Support Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) IT Support
5 3 (15.79%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Support
6 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Blackberry
1 2 (10.53%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (52.63%) Linux
3 9 (47.37%) Windows Server
4 7 (36.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
7 1 (5.26%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) ITIL
2 9 (47.37%) Data Security
3 3 (15.79%) Service Management
4 2 (10.53%) Change Control
4 2 (10.53%) Server Building
5 1 (5.26%) BCP
5 1 (5.26%) Business Continuity
5 1 (5.26%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (5.26%) Business Development
5 1 (5.26%) Data Privacy
5 1 (5.26%) People Management
5 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (89.47%) Active Directory
2 15 (78.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (15.79%) vSphere
4 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
5 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (47.37%) Norton AntiVirus
1 9 (47.37%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 15 (78.95%) VMware
2 10 (52.63%) HP
3 9 (47.37%) Brocade
3 9 (47.37%) EMC
3 9 (47.37%) IBM
3 9 (47.37%) Symantec
3 9 (47.37%) Veeam
4 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
5 6 (31.58%) Cisco
6 4 (21.05%) SonicWALL
7 1 (5.26%) Citrix
7 1 (5.26%) Dell
7 1 (5.26%) Draytek
7 1 (5.26%) Extreme Networks
7 1 (5.26%) NetApp
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Webrecruit
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum DOE Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago