The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stockport region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 33 36 40
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Permanent jobs citing DNS 10 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 5.35% 4.20% 1.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 45.45% 20.75% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 3
Average salary £26,000 £30,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
DNS
Manchester

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

Communications & Networking Category
Stockport
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
22 53 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 11.76% 20.23% 18.63%
Number of salaries quoted 19 26 37
Average salary £26,000 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% -2.85%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Stockport

DNS
Salary Trend in Stockport

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

DNS Salary Trend in Stockport

DNS
Salary Histogram in Stockport

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Stockport region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Stockport

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 17 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 17 (100.00%) Firewall
2 15 (88.24%) DHCP
2 15 (88.24%) MS Exchange
3 14 (82.35%) Active Directory
4 13 (76.47%) WAN
4 13 (76.47%) Microsoft Certification
4 13 (76.47%) LAN
4 13 (76.47%) Windows
5 11 (64.71%) MS Office
5 11 (64.71%) VLAN
5 11 (64.71%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (52.94%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (52.94%) MCDST
6 9 (52.94%) CCENT
7 7 (41.18%) iPhone
7 7 (41.18%) iPad
7 7 (41.18%) Blackberry
7 7 (41.18%) Apple
8 6 (35.29%) Windows 7
9 5 (29.41%) Wireshark
9 5 (29.41%) Mathematics
9 5 (29.41%) Change Control
9 5 (29.41%) SharePoint
10 4 (23.53%) HP
10 4 (23.53%) Web Services
10 4 (23.53%) MCSE
10 4 (23.53%) Symantec
10 4 (23.53%) Terminal Services

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Stockport 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 15 (88.24%) MS Exchange
2 11 (64.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (52.94%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (29.41%) SharePoint
5 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 11 (64.71%) MS Office
2 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 17 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 17 (100.00%) Firewall
2 15 (88.24%) DHCP
3 13 (76.47%) WAN
3 13 (76.47%) LAN
4 11 (64.71%) VLAN
5 5 (29.41%) Wireshark
6 3 (17.65%) SAN
7 2 (11.76%) VoIP
7 2 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (11.76%) Internet
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Network Support
2 7 (41.18%) Support Engineer
3 6 (35.29%) Network Engineer
3 6 (35.29%) Network Support Engineer
4 5 (29.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (29.41%) Support Analyst
4 5 (29.41%) Analyst
5 4 (23.53%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (23.53%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 3 (17.65%) IT Support
7 2 (11.76%) Network Support Analyst
7 2 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (11.76%) Administrator
7 2 (11.76%) Network Analyst
7 2 (11.76%) IT Support Analyst
7 2 (11.76%) IT Administrator
8 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 1 (5.88%) IT Support Engineer
8 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) iPhone
1 7 (41.18%) iPad
1 7 (41.18%) Blackberry
2 5 (29.41%) Mathematics
3 2 (11.76%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 13 (76.47%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) Windows 7
3 4 (23.53%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Change Control
2 2 (11.76%) CRM
2 2 (11.76%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (76.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (52.94%) MCDST
2 9 (52.94%) CCENT
3 4 (23.53%) MCSE
System Software
1 14 (82.35%) Active Directory
2 4 (23.53%) Terminal Services
2 4 (23.53%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (41.18%) Apple
3 4 (23.53%) HP
3 4 (23.53%) Symantec
3 4 (23.53%) CheckPoint
3 4 (23.53%) 3PAR
3 4 (23.53%) Wyse
4 1 (5.88%) VMware