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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 41 37 53
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +16
Permanent jobs citing DNS 26 34 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 4.56% 6.18% 3.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.85% 40.00% 24.39%
Number of salaries quoted 18 21 18
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £29,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +19.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £30,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £46,000 £37,900
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -6.66%
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
109 85 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 19.12% 15.45% 13.80%
Number of salaries quoted 64 57 71
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £31,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 March 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 27 March 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 15 £17,500 -50.00%
Newmarket - 6 £35,000 - 1
Bury St Edmunds - 1 £27,500 -
DNS
East of England

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 43 (79.63%) Windows
2 40 (74.07%) DHCP
3 35 (64.81%) Microsoft
4 32 (59.26%) VPN
4 32 (59.26%) SQL
5 29 (53.70%) Active Directory
5 29 (53.70%) TCP/IP
6 25 (46.30%) MS Exchange
7 22 (40.74%) Windows Server 2008
7 22 (40.74%) Hyper-V
8 20 (37.04%) HP
8 20 (37.04%) Exchange Server 2010
9 19 (35.19%) Windows XP
9 19 (35.19%) Linux
10 18 (33.33%) MS Excel
10 18 (33.33%) Windows 7
11 17 (31.48%) VMware
11 17 (31.48%) UNIX
11 17 (31.48%) MS Office
11 17 (31.48%) Windows Server 2003
12 16 (29.63%) Apple
12 16 (29.63%) Sophos
12 16 (29.63%) MCP
12 16 (29.63%) Firewall
12 16 (29.63%) SonicWALL
13 15 (27.78%) PowerShell
13 15 (27.78%) SAN
14 14 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
15 13 (24.07%) Web Services
15 13 (24.07%) XML

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 25 (46.30%) MS Exchange
2 20 (37.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (12.96%) IBM Notes
4 3 (5.56%) OpenStack
5 2 (3.70%) IIS
6 1 (1.85%) JBoss
6 1 (1.85%) Apache
6 1 (1.85%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.85%) Lync
Applications
1 18 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 17 (31.48%) MS Office
3 2 (3.70%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Line 50
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.81%) AWS CloudFormation
2 6 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (9.26%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (7.41%) SaaS
5 3 (5.56%) PaaS
5 3 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (5.56%) IaaS
6 2 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 40 (74.07%) DHCP
2 32 (59.26%) VPN
3 29 (53.70%) TCP/IP
4 16 (29.63%) Firewall
5 15 (27.78%) SAN
6 11 (20.37%) SMTP
6 11 (20.37%) FTP
7 8 (14.81%) Network Security
8 7 (12.96%) Reverse Proxy
9 3 (5.56%) HTTP
9 3 (5.56%) LAN
10 2 (3.70%) WAN
10 2 (3.70%) MPLS
11 1 (1.85%) VLAN
11 1 (1.85%) NAS
11 1 (1.85%) Internet
11 1 (1.85%) SSL
11 1 (1.85%) IPv4
11 1 (1.85%) IPv6
11 1 (1.85%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 9 (16.67%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.85%) MySQL
2 1 (1.85%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (1.85%) MS Access
General
1 2 (3.70%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.85%) Finance
2 1 (1.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (24.07%) IT Support
2 11 (20.37%) Analyst
2 11 (20.37%) Support Analyst
3 9 (16.67%) Support Assistant
3 9 (16.67%) IT Support Assistant
3 9 (16.67%) IT Assistant
4 8 (14.81%) Consultant
4 8 (14.81%) Network Consultant
4 8 (14.81%) Security Consultant
5 7 (12.96%) Desktop Support
5 7 (12.96%) Desktop Analyst
5 7 (12.96%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 6 (11.11%) Support Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) IT Support Analyst
7 4 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Help Desk Analyst
8 3 (5.56%) Help Desk Support
8 3 (5.56%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (24.07%) Web Services
1 13 (24.07%) XML
1 13 (24.07%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.52%) Replication
2 9 (16.67%) iPad
3 6 (11.11%) Open Source
4 4 (7.41%) Blackberry
5 3 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.85%) User Experience
6 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.85%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 43 (79.63%) Windows
2 22 (40.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (35.19%) Linux
3 19 (35.19%) Windows XP
4 18 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 17 (31.48%) UNIX
5 17 (31.48%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (9.26%) Windows 8
7 4 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.85%) Windows 2000
8 1 (1.85%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.85%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (18.52%) ITIL
2 7 (12.96%) Service Management
3 6 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 6 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 4 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (5.56%) TOGAF
5 3 (5.56%) ITIL V3
5 3 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (5.56%) DevOps
6 2 (3.70%) Information Security
7 1 (1.85%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (1.85%) Software Deployment
7 1 (1.85%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (1.85%) E-business
7 1 (1.85%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 32 (59.26%) SQL
2 15 (27.78%) PowerShell
3 9 (16.67%) Shell Script
4 6 (11.11%) Java
5 4 (7.41%) Bash Shell
6 3 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (29.63%) MCP
2 6 (11.11%) Sun Certification
3 3 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.85%) Degree
4 1 (1.85%) CCNA
4 1 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 29 (53.70%) Active Directory
2 22 (40.74%) Hyper-V
3 14 (25.93%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (5.56%) vSphere
4 3 (5.56%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 10 (18.52%) Puppet
1 10 (18.52%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (12.96%) Backup Exec
3 5 (9.26%) WSUS
4 4 (7.41%) SCOM
4 4 (7.41%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 35 (64.81%) Microsoft
2 20 (37.04%) HP
3 17 (31.48%) VMware
4 16 (29.63%) Sophos
4 16 (29.63%) Apple
4 16 (29.63%) SonicWALL
5 11 (20.37%) Citrix
6 10 (18.52%) Juniper
7 9 (16.67%) CheckPoint
8 7 (12.96%) Symantec
8 7 (12.96%) Lotus
9 4 (7.41%) NetApp
10 1 (1.85%) Siemens
10 1 (1.85%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.85%) EMC
10 1 (1.85%) Sage
10 1 (1.85%) Cisco
10 1 (1.85%) Blue Coat
10 1 (1.85%) WatchGuard
10 1 (1.85%) NETGEAR
Newmarket, Suffolk
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