The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 42 35 43
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Permanent jobs citing DNS 2 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 1.14% 3.26% 1.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.00% 18.75% 9.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 5
Average salary £24,250 £21,750 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.49% -19.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,650 £21,250 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £24,850 £22,750 £29,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
DNS
Staffordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
10 32 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 5.68% 17.39% 19.92%
Number of salaries quoted 10 31 52
Average salary £25,000 £25,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

DNS
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

DNS Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) MS Office
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (75.00%) People Management
2 3 (75.00%) Driving Licence
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) Change Control
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Service Management
3 2 (50.00%) SLA
4 1 (25.00%) Retail
4 1 (25.00%) Ajax
4 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (25.00%) Marketing
4 1 (25.00%) Web Development
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Creative Marketing
4 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (25.00%) jQuery
4 1 (25.00%) Apple
4 1 (25.00%) W3C

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (75.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (25.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) MailChimp
1 1 (25.00%) Pure360
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) DHCP
1 3 (75.00%) SAN
1 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
1 3 (75.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (50.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) IT Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) IT Support
2 2 (50.00%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Web Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Ajax
1 1 (25.00%) HTML
1 1 (25.00%) HTML5
1 1 (25.00%) jQuery
1 1 (25.00%) LAMP
1 1 (25.00%) SOAP
1 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (25.00%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) People Management
2 2 (50.00%) Change Control
2 2 (50.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Creative Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) Web Design
3 1 (25.00%) Web Development
3 1 (25.00%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (25.00%) PHP
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Apple