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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 41 57 61
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +4
Permanent jobs citing DNS 17 13 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 3.78% 2.37% 2.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.83% 16.05% 14.78%
Number of salaries quoted 12 13 17
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,450 £27,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,500 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -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
101 81 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 22.44% 14.78% 17.64%
Number of salaries quoted 79 74 101
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 22 October 2014.

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 22 October 2014. 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 +7 12 £50,000 +21.21% 1
Bury St Edmunds +3 2 £37,000 +29.82% 1
Newmarket - 2 £27,500 -
DNS
East of England

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 39 (95.12%) Windows
2 34 (82.93%) TCP/IP
3 30 (73.17%) Linux
4 26 (63.41%) Firewall
5 24 (58.54%) VPN
5 24 (58.54%) SAN
6 22 (53.66%) SQL
6 22 (53.66%) Web Services
7 21 (51.22%) UNIX
7 21 (51.22%) PowerShell
8 19 (46.34%) XML
8 19 (46.34%) JSON
9 17 (41.46%) DHCP
10 16 (39.02%) Microsoft
11 15 (36.59%) Amazon AWS
12 14 (34.15%) Puppet
12 14 (34.15%) Opscode Chef
12 14 (34.15%) Active Directory
12 14 (34.15%) Shell Script
13 13 (31.71%) NoSQL
14 12 (29.27%) Replication
15 11 (26.83%) Reverse Proxy
16 10 (24.39%) ITIL
17 9 (21.95%) IIS
17 9 (21.95%) VMware
18 8 (19.51%) VMware Infrastructure
18 8 (19.51%) Bash Shell
19 7 (17.07%) Performance Tuning
19 7 (17.07%) Hyper-V
19 7 (17.07%) Finance

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 9 (21.95%) IIS
2 7 (17.07%) MS Exchange
3 6 (14.63%) SharePoint
4 5 (12.20%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (9.76%) SharePoint Server
5 4 (9.76%) OpenStack
6 2 (4.88%) Apache
6 2 (4.88%) Tomcat
6 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (17.07%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.76%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 15 (36.59%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (9.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (82.93%) TCP/IP
2 26 (63.41%) Firewall
3 24 (58.54%) VPN
3 24 (58.54%) SAN
4 17 (41.46%) DHCP
5 11 (26.83%) Reverse Proxy
6 5 (12.20%) WAN
7 4 (9.76%) Kerberos
7 4 (9.76%) Wireshark
8 3 (7.32%) SMTP
8 3 (7.32%) LAN
8 3 (7.32%) HTTP
9 2 (4.88%) VoIP
9 2 (4.88%) SSH
9 2 (4.88%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (4.88%) NAS
9 2 (4.88%) iSCSI
9 2 (4.88%) Cisco IOS
10 1 (2.44%) Wireless
10 1 (2.44%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (31.71%) NoSQL
2 4 (9.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (9.76%) PerformancePoint
3 2 (4.88%) MySQL
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.88%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (7.32%) Subversion
2 2 (4.88%) Ant
2 2 (4.88%) JUnit
2 2 (4.88%) Maven
General
1 7 (17.07%) Finance
2 3 (7.32%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (17.07%) Administrator
1 7 (17.07%) Architect
2 6 (14.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (12.20%) Developer
4 4 (9.76%) Junior
4 4 (9.76%) SharePoint Administrator
4 4 (9.76%) Junior Network Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (9.76%) Network Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (9.76%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (7.32%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) Support Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (7.32%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) IT Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (4.88%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (53.66%) Web Services
2 19 (46.34%) XML
2 19 (46.34%) JSON
3 4 (9.76%) WSH
4 2 (4.88%) CSS
4 2 (4.88%) JSP
4 2 (4.88%) HTML
4 2 (4.88%) LAMP
4 2 (4.88%) HTML5
4 2 (4.88%) Backbone.js
4 2 (4.88%) Sass
4 2 (4.88%) AngularJS
4 2 (4.88%) jQuery
4 2 (4.88%) Google Maps API
5 1 (2.44%) COM
5 1 (2.44%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 12 (29.27%) Replication
2 4 (9.76%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.88%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (4.88%) User Experience
4 2 (4.88%) Open Source
5 1 (2.44%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 39 (95.12%) Windows
2 30 (73.17%) Linux
3 21 (51.22%) UNIX
4 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.44%) OpenWrt
6 1 (2.44%) CentOS
6 1 (2.44%) Android
6 1 (2.44%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (24.39%) ITIL
2 7 (17.07%) Performance Tuning
3 6 (14.63%) DevOps
4 5 (12.20%) Information Security
4 5 (12.20%) TOGAF
5 4 (9.76%) Configuration Management
5 4 (9.76%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (9.76%) ERP
5 4 (9.76%) Load Balancing
5 4 (9.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (9.76%) Risk Management
5 4 (9.76%) Service Management
5 4 (9.76%) Problem Management
6 3 (7.32%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.88%) Automated Testing
7 2 (4.88%) Content Management
7 2 (4.88%) MVC
7 2 (4.88%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (4.88%) ITIL V3
7 2 (4.88%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 22 (53.66%) SQL
2 21 (51.22%) PowerShell
3 14 (34.15%) Shell Script
4 8 (19.51%) Bash Shell
5 7 (17.07%) Java
6 5 (12.20%) Perl
7 4 (9.76%) JavaScript
7 4 (9.76%) Ruby
8 2 (4.88%) PHP
9 1 (2.44%) C
9 1 (2.44%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) Sun Certification
2 4 (9.76%) ITIL Certification
2 4 (9.76%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (9.76%) CCNP
2 4 (9.76%) CCNA
2 4 (9.76%) MCSE
2 4 (9.76%) Degree
3 2 (4.88%) MCSA
3 2 (4.88%) MCP
3 2 (4.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (4.88%) MCTS
3 2 (4.88%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (34.15%) Active Directory
2 8 (19.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (17.07%) Hyper-V
4 4 (9.76%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (9.76%) KVM
5 2 (4.88%) vCloud
5 2 (4.88%) Xen
6 1 (2.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (34.15%) Puppet
1 14 (34.15%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (4.88%) ZABBIX
2 2 (4.88%) SCCM
2 2 (4.88%) SCOM
3 1 (2.44%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 16 (39.02%) Microsoft
2 9 (21.95%) VMware
3 7 (17.07%) Cisco
4 2 (4.88%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.88%) Google
4 2 (4.88%) Percona
4 2 (4.88%) New Relic
4 2 (4.88%) SolarWinds
5 1 (2.44%) Symantec
5 1 (2.44%) NetApp
5 1 (2.44%) HP
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
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