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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 37 25 46
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +21
Permanent jobs citing DNS 4 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 2.53% 8.55% 0.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.05% 50.00% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4 12 1
Average salary £33,500 £28,000 £21,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.64% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
19 26 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 12.03% 17.11% 11.72%
Number of salaries quoted 17 20 29
Average salary £33,500 £28,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.64% -13.84%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 9 (81.82%) VMware
2 7 (63.64%) MySQL
2 7 (63.64%) Web Services
2 7 (63.64%) Red Hat
2 7 (63.64%) Linux
2 7 (63.64%) Apache
2 7 (63.64%) Tomcat
2 7 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (63.64%) CentOS
2 7 (63.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (36.36%) ProCurve
3 4 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (36.36%) Migration
3 4 (36.36%) Network Security
3 4 (36.36%) Firewall
3 4 (36.36%) VLAN
3 4 (36.36%) Project Planning
3 4 (36.36%) LAN
3 4 (36.36%) WAN
3 4 (36.36%) VPN
3 4 (36.36%) Cisco
3 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
3 4 (36.36%) HP
3 4 (36.36%) Windows
4 3 (27.27%) Wireless
5 2 (18.18%) Change Control
5 2 (18.18%) NetApp
6 1 (9.09%) Degree

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 7 (63.64%) Apache
1 7 (63.64%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
1 4 (36.36%) Network Security
1 4 (36.36%) Firewall
1 4 (36.36%) VLAN
1 4 (36.36%) LAN
1 4 (36.36%) WAN
1 4 (36.36%) VPN
2 3 (27.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) Network Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Technician
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Technician
2 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Linux
1 7 (63.64%) CentOS
1 7 (63.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (36.36%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Migration
1 4 (36.36%) Project Planning
2 2 (18.18%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) VMware
2 7 (63.64%) Red Hat
3 4 (36.36%) ProCurve
3 4 (36.36%) Cisco
3 4 (36.36%) HP
4 2 (18.18%) NetApp