The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Street region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 13 10 5
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Permanent jobs citing DNS 4 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Street 10.53% 7.14% 16.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 80.00% 50.00% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 2
Average salary £40,500 - £22,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -6.66%
DNS
Somerset

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

Communications & Networking Category
Street
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
5 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Street 13.16% 14.29% 58.33%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 4
Average salary £40,500 £27,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Street

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Street

DNS
Salary Trend in Street

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

DNS Salary Trend in Street

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Street

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Street 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 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) DHCP
2 8 (88.89%) ITIL
2 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 8 (88.89%) Finance
3 5 (55.56%) SAN
3 5 (55.56%) FTP
3 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 5 (55.56%) SQL
4 4 (44.44%) IIS
4 4 (44.44%) MCSE
4 4 (44.44%) CCNA
4 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
4 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
4 4 (44.44%) SharePoint
4 4 (44.44%) CCA
4 4 (44.44%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (44.44%) Blackberry
4 4 (44.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (44.44%) VMware
4 4 (44.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (44.44%) MCITP
4 4 (44.44%) XenDesktop
4 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (44.44%) vSphere
4 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Street by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Street 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 4 (44.44%) IIS
1 4 (44.44%) SharePoint
1 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
1 4 (44.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) DHCP
2 5 (55.56%) FTP
2 5 (55.56%) SAN
3 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
4 1 (11.11%) LDAP
4 1 (11.11%) Internet
4 1 (11.11%) Firewall
4 1 (11.11%) OpenLDAP
General
1 8 (88.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Desktop Support
1 4 (44.44%) Support Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 4 (44.44%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (11.11%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Blackberry
2 1 (11.11%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
3 1 (11.11%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
3 1 (11.11%) Mac OS X
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (11.11%) Mac OS X Server
3 1 (11.11%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Project Management
2 1 (11.11%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) MCSE
1 4 (44.44%) CCNA
1 4 (44.44%) CCA
1 4 (44.44%) Citrix Certification
1 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (44.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 4 (44.44%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) Active Directory
2 4 (44.44%) XenDesktop
2 4 (44.44%) vSphere
3 1 (11.11%) Kerio MailServer
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Mitel
3 1 (11.11%) SonicWALL
3 1 (11.11%) ProCurve
3 1 (11.11%) Infor
3 1 (11.11%) Kerio
3 1 (11.11%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) Apple
3 1 (11.11%) NEC
3 1 (11.11%) SAP