The first table below looks at the demand for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stevenage region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Stevenage region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 25 28 17
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -11
Permanent jobs citing DNS 6 3 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 4.55% 1.97% 9.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.79% 7.50% 22.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 13
Average salary £41,000 £31,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.25% -6.06%
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.05% +5.71%
Communications & Networking Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
38 40 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 28.79% 26.32% 42.22%
Number of salaries quoted 27 21 54
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +14.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £31,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
DNS
Hertfordshire

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DNS across the Stevenage region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Stevenage

DNS
Salary Trend in Stevenage

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

DNS Salary Trend in Stevenage

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 10 (76.92%) Retail
2 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) MS Excel
3 8 (61.54%) TCP/IP
4 7 (53.85%) MS Office
4 7 (53.85%) Citrix
4 7 (53.85%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (46.15%) Degree
5 6 (46.15%) Windows 7
5 6 (46.15%) PowerShell
5 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
5 6 (46.15%) Firmware
5 6 (46.15%) Back Office
5 6 (46.15%) C#
5 6 (46.15%) VBScript
5 6 (46.15%) VB.NET
5 6 (46.15%) .NET
5 6 (46.15%) DHCP
5 6 (46.15%) Windows XP
6 5 (38.46%) SCOM
7 4 (30.77%) Fujitsu
7 4 (30.77%) PKI
7 4 (30.77%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (30.77%) AppSense
7 4 (30.77%) XenApp
7 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
7 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
7 4 (30.77%) Finance
7 4 (30.77%) SCCM
8 3 (23.08%) Linux

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Stevenage 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 2 (15.38%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (69.23%) MS Excel
2 7 (53.85%) MS Office
2 7 (53.85%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) TCP/IP
2 6 (46.15%) DHCP
3 2 (15.38%) HTTP
3 2 (15.38%) LAN
3 2 (15.38%) WAN
3 2 (15.38%) HTTPS
3 2 (15.38%) Firewall
3 2 (15.38%) VLAN
3 2 (15.38%) Network Security
4 1 (7.69%) iSCSI
4 1 (7.69%) NetScaler
4 1 (7.69%) LDAP
4 1 (7.69%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (76.92%) Retail
2 6 (46.15%) Back Office
3 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
3 4 (30.77%) Finance
4 1 (7.69%) Games
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Support Engineer
1 6 (46.15%) 2nd Line Support
1 6 (46.15%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Architect
2 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) SOAP
2 1 (7.69%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Firmware
2 4 (30.77%) PKI
3 1 (7.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Windows XP
2 6 (46.15%) Windows 7
3 3 (23.08%) Linux
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (7.69%) Network Load Balancing
2 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) C#
1 6 (46.15%) VBScript
1 6 (46.15%) VB.NET
1 6 (46.15%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Degree
2 4 (30.77%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft App-V
1 4 (30.77%) XenApp
2 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
3 2 (15.38%) pfSense
4 1 (7.69%) NFS
4 1 (7.69%) vSphere
4 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (7.69%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) SCOM
2 4 (30.77%) SCCM
3 1 (7.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Citrix
2 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
3 4 (30.77%) AppSense
3 4 (30.77%) Fujitsu
4 3 (23.08%) Cisco
4 3 (23.08%) VMware
5 1 (7.69%) Dell
5 1 (7.69%) NetApp
5 1 (7.69%) Red Hat