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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 19 39 32
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -7
Permanent jobs citing DNS 21 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 11.41% 1.82% 3.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 37.50% 13.33% 29.41%
Number of salaries quoted 11 4 1
Average salary £22,500 £22,000 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +15.78%
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.33% -
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
56 30 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 30.43% 13.64% 11.81%
Number of salaries quoted 46 29 11
Average salary £24,000 £45,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.66% +40.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £45,000 £52,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 23 January 2015, 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 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 27 (96.43%) Citrix
3 25 (89.29%) Windows XP
4 19 (67.86%) Windows 8
5 18 (64.29%) Active Directory
6 17 (60.71%) LAN
6 17 (60.71%) WAN
6 17 (60.71%) Apple
6 17 (60.71%) TCP/IP
6 17 (60.71%) Blackberry
6 17 (60.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 16 (57.14%) Apple iOS
8 14 (50.00%) Avaya
9 11 (39.29%) MS Excel
9 11 (39.29%) DHCP
9 11 (39.29%) Windows 7
9 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (35.71%) Service Delivery
10 10 (35.71%) VMware
10 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (28.57%) Wireless
11 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (28.57%) Intranet
11 8 (28.57%) Internet
12 3 (10.71%) XenApp
12 3 (10.71%) XenDesktop
12 3 (10.71%) Lync
13 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
13 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
13 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 17 (60.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (10.71%) Lync
3 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 11 (39.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 17 (60.71%) LAN
1 17 (60.71%) WAN
1 17 (60.71%) TCP/IP
2 11 (39.29%) DHCP
3 8 (28.57%) Wireless
3 8 (28.57%) Intranet
3 8 (28.57%) Internet
4 2 (7.14%) VPN
5 1 (3.57%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (3.57%) SAN
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) IT Support
2 12 (42.86%) Support Technician
3 8 (28.57%) IT Support Technician
4 5 (17.86%) Support Engineer
4 5 (17.86%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (10.71%) Service Desk Technician
6 2 (7.14%) Senior IT Support
6 2 (7.14%) Network Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Support Manager
6 2 (7.14%) IT Support Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Support Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Network Manager
7 1 (3.57%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (3.57%) 2nd Line Support Technician
7 1 (3.57%) 3rd Line Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 17 (60.71%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (89.29%) Windows XP
3 19 (67.86%) Windows 8
4 16 (57.14%) Apple iOS
5 11 (39.29%) Windows 7
5 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) Service Delivery
2 1 (3.57%) Service Management
2 1 (3.57%) Change Control
2 1 (3.57%) People Management
Qualifications
1 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (64.29%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.71%) XenApp
2 3 (10.71%) XenDesktop
3 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 27 (96.43%) Citrix
2 17 (60.71%) Apple
3 14 (50.00%) Avaya
4 10 (35.71%) VMware
5 1 (3.57%) Cisco
5 1 (3.57%) Microsoft
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
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Salary: £15000 - £18000 per annum + + £800 bonus
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