The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 18 38 35
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -3
Permanent jobs citing DNS 8 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 5.41% 2.35% 1.06%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.51% 8.20% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 2
Average salary £45,750 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.50% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -4.00%
DNS
Hertfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Stevenage
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
39 61 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stevenage 26.35% 28.64% 22.34%
Number of salaries quoted 30 49 34
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 December 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 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (90.00%) MS Excel
3 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 5 (50.00%) LAN
3 5 (50.00%) WAN
3 5 (50.00%) Firewall
3 5 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (50.00%) Lync
3 5 (50.00%) Office 365
4 4 (40.00%) Customer Engagement
5 3 (30.00%) SQL
5 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
5 3 (30.00%) WLAN
5 3 (30.00%) DHCP
5 3 (30.00%) EMC
5 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (30.00%) Business Continuity
5 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
5 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
6 2 (20.00%) IIS
6 2 (20.00%) Linux
6 2 (20.00%) HTTP
6 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (20.00%) HTTPS
6 2 (20.00%) Cisco
6 2 (20.00%) Citrix

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Stevenage by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (50.00%) Lync
2 3 (30.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (20.00%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (90.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) WAN
1 5 (50.00%) LAN
1 5 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (30.00%) WLAN
2 3 (30.00%) DHCP
3 2 (20.00%) HTTP
3 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (20.00%) HTTPS
3 2 (20.00%) VLAN
3 2 (20.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Technical Design Authority
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Design Leader
2 2 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Team Leader
2 2 (20.00%) Server Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Team Leader
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Customer Engagement
2 3 (30.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (20.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
1 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (20.00%) pfSense
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) EMC
3 2 (20.00%) Citrix
3 2 (20.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco