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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Domain Name System (DNS)
West Midlands / Staffordshire
Rank 57 62 45
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -17
Permanent jobs citing DNS 11 7 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 2.14% 1.17% 4.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.10% 10.61% 20.51%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 14
Median salary £35,000 £25,500 £22,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+37.25% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,200 £18,250 £19,400
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £32,750 £25,400
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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
78 66 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 15.20% 11.00% 20.74%
Number of salaries quoted 65 62 92
Median salary £31,500 £26,250 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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
Burton-upon-Trent - 5 £35,000 - 1
Stoke-on-Trent -3 4 £21,500 -8.51%
DNS
West Midlands

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 29 (96.67%) Windows
2 24 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 22 (73.33%) DHCP
3 22 (73.33%) VMware
4 21 (70.00%) Firewall
4 21 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (70.00%) SQL Server
5 20 (66.67%) VLAN
6 19 (63.33%) MS Exchange
7 18 (60.00%) Windows Server
8 17 (56.67%) Microsoft
9 15 (50.00%) TCP/IP
10 14 (46.67%) Symantec
10 14 (46.67%) Norton AntiVirus
11 13 (43.33%) VPN
11 13 (43.33%) IIS
11 13 (43.33%) Linux
12 12 (40.00%) ITIL
12 12 (40.00%) MS Excel
12 12 (40.00%) LAN
12 12 (40.00%) WAN
12 12 (40.00%) SAN
13 11 (36.67%) Cisco
14 10 (33.33%) Network Security
14 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
15 9 (30.00%) Brocade
15 9 (30.00%) Hyper-V
15 9 (30.00%) Veeam
15 9 (30.00%) Data Security
15 9 (30.00%) IBM

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 19 (63.33%) MS Exchange
2 13 (43.33%) IIS
3 9 (30.00%) Apache
4 5 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (16.67%) Site Server
5 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (3.33%) CloudStack
6 1 (3.33%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (3.33%) nginx
6 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 12 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (26.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (20.00%) Office 365
2 5 (16.67%) Mimecast
3 1 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.33%) G Suite
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (73.33%) DHCP
2 21 (70.00%) Firewall
3 20 (66.67%) VLAN
4 15 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 13 (43.33%) VPN
6 12 (40.00%) LAN
6 12 (40.00%) SAN
6 12 (40.00%) WAN
7 10 (33.33%) Network Security
8 9 (30.00%) HTTP
8 9 (30.00%) ICMP
8 9 (30.00%) SMTP
8 9 (30.00%) SSL
8 9 (30.00%) Telnet
9 3 (10.00%) Remote Desktop
10 2 (6.67%) Internet
11 1 (3.33%) BGP
11 1 (3.33%) EIGRP
11 1 (3.33%) FTP
11 1 (3.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.33%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.33%) MySQL
5 1 (3.33%) Redis
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) GDB
1 1 (3.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.33%) GitLab
General
1 1 (3.33%) Finance
1 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (53.33%) 3rd Line Support
1 16 (53.33%) Support Engineer
2 14 (46.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 14 (46.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (16.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 5 (16.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Technical Support
3 5 (16.67%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 5 (16.67%) Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
3 5 (16.67%) Technical Support
3 5 (16.67%) Technical Support Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) IT Support
5 3 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 3 (10.00%) Consultant
5 3 (10.00%) IT Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) Web Services
2 1 (3.33%) ELK Stack
2 1 (3.33%) LAMP
2 1 (3.33%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Data Centre
1 2 (6.67%) Driving Licence
2 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.33%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.33%) Clustering
2 1 (3.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 29 (96.67%) Windows
2 18 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 13 (43.33%) Linux
4 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.33%) Ubuntu
7 1 (3.33%) Unix
7 1 (3.33%) Windows 2000
7 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.33%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.33%) Windows Vista
7 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) ITIL
2 9 (30.00%) Data Security
3 6 (20.00%) Migration
3 6 (20.00%) Server Building
4 3 (10.00%) Virtual Environments
5 2 (6.67%) People Management
5 2 (6.67%) Project Management
5 2 (6.67%) Service Management
6 1 (3.33%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.33%) BCP
6 1 (3.33%) Business Continuity
6 1 (3.33%) Business Development
6 1 (3.33%) Change Management
6 1 (3.33%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.33%) Lean Six Sigma
6 1 (3.33%) Logistics
6 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.33%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.33%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) C
1 1 (3.33%) Go
1 1 (3.33%) Java
1 1 (3.33%) PHP
1 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (3.33%) Ruby
1 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.33%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 21 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (30.00%) Hyper-V
4 5 (16.67%) Terminal Services
5 3 (10.00%) XenApp
5 3 (10.00%) XenDesktop
5 3 (10.00%) XenServer
6 1 (3.33%) Ceph
6 1 (3.33%) KVM
6 1 (3.33%) Varnish
6 1 (3.33%) VMware ESX
6 1 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (3.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (46.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 9 (30.00%) Tivoli
3 1 (3.33%) Ansible
3 1 (3.33%) Grafana
3 1 (3.33%) Graphite
3 1 (3.33%) Icinga
3 1 (3.33%) Kibana
3 1 (3.33%) logstash
3 1 (3.33%) Nagios
3 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.33%) Puppet
3 1 (3.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (73.33%) VMware
2 17 (56.67%) Microsoft
3 14 (46.67%) Symantec
4 11 (36.67%) Cisco
5 9 (30.00%) Brocade
5 9 (30.00%) EMC
5 9 (30.00%) HP
5 9 (30.00%) IBM
5 9 (30.00%) Veeam
6 6 (20.00%) SonicWALL
7 5 (16.67%) Acronis
7 5 (16.67%) arcserve
7 5 (16.67%) Citrix
7 5 (16.67%) Cyberoam
7 5 (16.67%) Intel Security
7 5 (16.67%) Kaspersky
7 5 (16.67%) Proofpoint
7 5 (16.67%) Sophos
7 5 (16.67%) WatchGuard
7 5 (16.67%) Webroot
Burton-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Smarterways Ltd.
Salary: Up to £30 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago