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 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 35 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing DNS 6 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 2.82% - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.43% - -
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Average salary £25,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
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
28 25 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stockport 13.15% 13.30% 8.02%
Number of salaries quoted 23 19 15
Average salary £25,000 £34,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.47% +0.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,500 £27,950
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £47,500
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
Salary Histogram in Stockport

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

DNS Salary Histogram in Stockport

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stockport

For the 6 months to 3 March 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%) Windows
1 17 (100.00%) LAN
1 17 (100.00%) WAN
2 16 (94.12%) Firewall
3 14 (82.35%) Active Directory
4 12 (70.59%) HP
5 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
5 10 (58.82%) VLAN
6 9 (52.94%) VPN
6 9 (52.94%) Cisco
7 8 (47.06%) TCP/IP
7 8 (47.06%) Network Security
7 8 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (47.06%) ProCurve
7 8 (47.06%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (47.06%) VMware
8 7 (41.18%) MS Exchange
8 7 (41.18%) DHCP
9 6 (35.29%) Windows 7
10 5 (29.41%) SharePoint
10 5 (29.41%) Wireless
10 5 (29.41%) Migration
10 5 (29.41%) Project Planning
11 4 (23.53%) PowerShell
11 4 (23.53%) Wyse
11 4 (23.53%) Finance
11 4 (23.53%) Backup Exec
11 4 (23.53%) Web Services
11 4 (23.53%) MCSE
11 4 (23.53%) Symantec

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Stockport by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 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 7 (41.18%) MS Exchange
2 5 (29.41%) SharePoint
3 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 17 (100.00%) LAN
1 17 (100.00%) WAN
2 16 (94.12%) Firewall
3 10 (58.82%) VLAN
4 9 (52.94%) VPN
5 8 (47.06%) Network Security
5 8 (47.06%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (47.06%) TCP/IP
6 7 (41.18%) DHCP
7 5 (29.41%) Wireless
8 3 (17.65%) SAN
9 2 (11.76%) Internet
9 2 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (11.76%) VoIP
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (29.41%) Support Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Technician
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Technician
4 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) IT Administrator
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Administrator
5 2 (11.76%) Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (11.76%) Network Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Support Technician
5 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Support Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Blackberry
1 2 (11.76%) Smartphone
1 2 (11.76%) iPhone
1 2 (11.76%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) Windows 7
3 4 (23.53%) Windows 8
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Migration
1 5 (29.41%) Project Planning
2 2 (11.76%) Change Control
2 2 (11.76%) ITIL
2 2 (11.76%) CRM
3 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) MCSE
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (11.76%) Degree
System Software
1 14 (82.35%) Active Directory
2 8 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (23.53%) Hyper-V
3 4 (23.53%) Terminal Services
4 1 (5.88%) vSphere
4 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) HP
2 10 (58.82%) Microsoft
3 9 (52.94%) Cisco
4 8 (47.06%) VMware
4 8 (47.06%) ProCurve
5 4 (23.53%) 3PAR
5 4 (23.53%) CheckPoint
5 4 (23.53%) Symantec
5 4 (23.53%) Wyse
6 3 (17.65%) NetApp
7 2 (11.76%) Apple
8 1 (5.88%) Citrix