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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 53 52 67
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +15
Permanent jobs citing DNS 17 20 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.81% 3.14% 1.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.28% 18.35% 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 17 14 12
Median salary £35,000 £31,500 £23,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +32.63%
UK excluding London median salary £37,600 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.26% +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
93 109 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 15.40% 17.11% 12.73%
Number of salaries quoted 81 94 81
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +18.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 August 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 30 August 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 +2 12 £35,000 +47.36% 4
Tamworth +4 1 £30,000 -4.76%
Burton-upon-Trent -15 1 £21,500 -62.60%
DNS
West Midlands

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 18 (94.74%) MS Exchange
2 18 (94.74%) Active Directory
3 16 (84.21%) SAN
4 15 (78.95%) DHCP
4 15 (78.95%) TCP/IP
4 15 (78.95%) VPN
5 14 (73.68%) SQL Server
5 14 (73.68%) VMware
5 14 (73.68%) VMware Infrastructure
6 13 (68.42%) Firewall
7 12 (63.16%) Network Security
7 12 (63.16%) VLAN
7 12 (63.16%) LAN
7 12 (63.16%) WAN
8 10 (52.63%) SMTP
8 10 (52.63%) ITIL
8 10 (52.63%) Linux
8 10 (52.63%) HP
9 9 (47.37%) Windows Server
9 9 (47.37%) Veeam
9 9 (47.37%) IBM
9 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
9 9 (47.37%) HTTP
9 9 (47.37%) EMC
9 9 (47.37%) Tivoli
9 9 (47.37%) Symantec
9 9 (47.37%) Norton AntiVirus
9 9 (47.37%) Apache
9 9 (47.37%) IIS

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 18 (94.74%) MS Exchange
2 9 (47.37%) Apache
2 9 (47.37%) IIS
3 7 (36.84%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MS Office
2 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (84.21%) SAN
2 15 (78.95%) DHCP
2 15 (78.95%) TCP/IP
2 15 (78.95%) VPN
3 13 (68.42%) Firewall
4 12 (63.16%) LAN
4 12 (63.16%) Network Security
4 12 (63.16%) VLAN
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 13 (68.42%) 3rd Line Support
1 13 (68.42%) Support Engineer
2 10 (52.63%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 10 (52.63%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 6 (31.58%) IT Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) IT Support
4 4 (21.05%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (15.79%) Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Support Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
7 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Driving Licence
2 2 (10.53%) Blackberry
3 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (52.63%) Linux
3 9 (47.37%) Windows Server
4 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
5 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (5.26%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) ITIL
2 9 (47.37%) Data Security
3 3 (15.79%) Change Control
3 3 (15.79%) People Management
3 3 (15.79%) Service Management
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%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (94.74%) Active Directory
2 14 (73.68%) 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 14 (73.68%) 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%) Microsoft
3 9 (47.37%) Symantec
3 9 (47.37%) Veeam
4 5 (26.32%) Cisco
5 4 (21.05%) SonicWALL
6 1 (5.26%) Citrix
6 1 (5.26%) Dell
6 1 (5.26%) Draytek
6 1 (5.26%) Extreme Networks
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