The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Staffordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 60 38 56
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +18
Permanent jobs citing DNS 7 24 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 1.16% 4.60% 1.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.72% 21.05% 13.24%
Number of salaries quoted 7 14 8
Average salary £27,500 £22,500 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,300 £18,575 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £25,400 £23,950
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
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
72 114 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 11.98% 21.84% 12.76%
Number of salaries quoted 67 92 61
Average salary £26,250 £26,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.86% -33.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DNS across the Staffordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 2016.

DNS Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

DNS
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lichfield - 3 £27,500 - 1
Stoke-on-Trent -14 2 £26,750 +18.88% 2
DNS
West Midlands

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 8 (88.89%) Windows
1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 7 (77.78%) DHCP
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
3 4 (44.44%) SAN
4 3 (33.33%) VPN
4 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 3 (33.33%) VMware
4 3 (33.33%) EMC
4 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 3 (33.33%) EMC VNX
4 3 (33.33%) EMC VNXe
5 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
5 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
5 2 (22.22%) Citrix
5 2 (22.22%) Firewall
5 2 (22.22%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) MS Office
5 2 (22.22%) Linux
5 2 (22.22%) Oracle
5 2 (22.22%) Cisco
6 1 (11.11%) SLA
6 1 (11.11%) CCNA

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (11.11%) Apache
3 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (11.11%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) MailChimp
1 1 (11.11%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) DHCP
2 4 (44.44%) SAN
2 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
3 3 (33.33%) VPN
4 2 (22.22%) Firewall
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (11.11%) FTP
5 1 (11.11%) LAN
5 1 (11.11%) WAN
5 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) MySQL
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Senior IT Support
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Support Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Help Desk Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) IT Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) IT Support
3 2 (22.22%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Service Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) Developer
4 1 (11.11%) IT Technician
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Web Developer
4 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Ajax
1 1 (11.11%) COM
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
1 1 (11.11%) HTML5
1 1 (11.11%) jQuery
1 1 (11.11%) LAMP
1 1 (11.11%) SOAP
1 1 (11.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) EMC VNX
1 3 (33.33%) EMC VNXe
2 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
2 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
2 1 (11.11%) Fat Client
2 1 (11.11%) Thin Client
2 1 (11.11%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (22.22%) Linux
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (11.11%) Unix
5 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (11.11%) Change Control
1 1 (11.11%) Creative Marketing
1 1 (11.11%) CRM
1 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
1 1 (11.11%) People Management
1 1 (11.11%) Service Management
1 1 (11.11%) Web Design
1 1 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) PHP
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) CCNA
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (11.11%) MCITP
2 1 (11.11%) MCSE
2 1 (11.11%) MCTS
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (11.11%) Terminal Server
3 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (11.11%) XenApp
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) EMC
2 3 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco
3 2 (22.22%) Citrix
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle
4 1 (11.11%) Apple
4 1 (11.11%) HP
Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
RM plc
Salary: £16500 - £19500 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Lichfield
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago