The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 52 37 58
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +21
Permanent jobs citing DNS 8 26 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.65% 6.16% 1.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.02% 24.30% 20.83%
Number of salaries quoted 8 17 10
Average salary £27,500 £37,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.67% +9.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £22,250
10% offered a salary of more than £35,486 £53,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
DNS
East of England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
47 107 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 9.71% 25.36% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 46 92 45
Average salary £28,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.11% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £31,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

DNS
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

DNS Salary Trend in Suffolk

DNS
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Suffolk

DNS
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich -13 8 £27,500 -37.14% 1
DNS
East of England

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 24 (85.71%) Windows
1 24 (85.71%) VPN
2 18 (64.29%) Active Directory
3 17 (60.71%) Microsoft
3 17 (60.71%) DHCP
4 14 (50.00%) Firewall
5 13 (46.43%) MS Office
6 12 (42.86%) Linux
6 12 (42.86%) MS Exchange
6 12 (42.86%) Hyper-V
7 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (39.29%) MCP
8 10 (35.71%) HP
8 10 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2010
9 9 (32.14%) TCP/IP
9 9 (32.14%) SQL
10 7 (25.00%) Sophos
10 7 (25.00%) SAN
10 7 (25.00%) Apple
10 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (25.00%) MS Excel
10 7 (25.00%) Windows XP
10 7 (25.00%) Windows 7
10 7 (25.00%) SonicWALL
11 6 (21.43%) Blue Coat
11 6 (21.43%) F5
11 6 (21.43%) IBM Notes
11 6 (21.43%) SMTP
11 6 (21.43%) HTTP
11 6 (21.43%) Juniper

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 12 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 10 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (21.43%) IBM Notes
4 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (7.14%) IIS
6 1 (3.57%) OpenStack
Applications
1 13 (46.43%) MS Office
2 7 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (7.14%) Line 50
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (85.71%) VPN
2 17 (60.71%) DHCP
3 14 (50.00%) Firewall
4 9 (32.14%) TCP/IP
5 7 (25.00%) SAN
6 6 (21.43%) SSL
6 6 (21.43%) SMTP
6 6 (21.43%) HTTP
7 4 (14.29%) VoIP
7 4 (14.29%) HTTPS
7 4 (14.29%) DSL
7 4 (14.29%) Internet
7 4 (14.29%) IMAP
7 4 (14.29%) Wireless
7 4 (14.29%) Structured Cabling
8 3 (10.71%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (10.71%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (10.71%) NetScaler
8 3 (10.71%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (7.14%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (10.71%) Publishing
2 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (39.29%) Analyst
2 8 (28.57%) Support Analyst
3 6 (21.43%) Desktop Support
3 6 (21.43%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 6 (21.43%) NOC Engineer
3 6 (21.43%) Desktop Analyst
4 5 (17.86%) Support Engineer
5 4 (14.29%) Junior
6 3 (10.71%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (10.71%) Administrator
6 3 (10.71%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 3 (10.71%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (10.71%) IT Support
7 2 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (7.14%) IT Support Analyst
8 1 (3.57%) UNIX Administrator
8 1 (3.57%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 1 (3.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) IT Support Assistant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.14%) Tandem
2 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.57%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 24 (85.71%) Windows
2 12 (42.86%) Linux
3 11 (39.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 7 (25.00%) Windows XP
4 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (14.29%) Windows Vista
5 4 (14.29%) Windows 8
5 4 (14.29%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (14.29%) Software Licensing
2 2 (7.14%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 9 (32.14%) SQL
2 3 (10.71%) Bash Shell
3 2 (7.14%) Python
3 2 (7.14%) Java
3 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (39.29%) MCP
2 4 (14.29%) CCNA
2 4 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 18 (64.29%) Active Directory
2 12 (42.86%) Hyper-V
3 3 (10.71%) vSphere
3 3 (10.71%) FreeRADIUS
4 2 (7.14%) KVM
4 2 (7.14%) VMware ESX
4 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (7.14%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 3 (10.71%) Nagios
1 3 (10.71%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 17 (60.71%) Microsoft
2 10 (35.71%) HP
3 7 (25.00%) Apple
3 7 (25.00%) Sophos
3 7 (25.00%) SonicWALL
4 6 (21.43%) F5
4 6 (21.43%) Blue Coat
4 6 (21.43%) CheckPoint
4 6 (21.43%) Juniper
4 6 (21.43%) Lotus
5 5 (17.86%) VMware
6 3 (10.71%) Brocade
6 3 (10.71%) Fujitsu
6 3 (10.71%) ProCurve
6 3 (10.71%) Veeam
6 3 (10.71%) Citrix
6 3 (10.71%) Cisco
7 2 (7.14%) Sage
Ipswich, Suffolk
Bristow Holland
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago