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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 56 57 48
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -9
Permanent jobs citing DNS 14 18 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 2.46% 2.88% 5.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.38% 14.17% 38.46%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 22
Average salary £32,500 £27,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,900 £22,500 £31,150
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £38,500 £45,900
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
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
91 127 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 15.96% 20.29% 15.19%
Number of salaries quoted 82 88 53
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £75,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016. 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
Bury St Edmunds -1 4 £32,500 +18.18%
Woodbridge - 3 £49,000 -
Ipswich -10 2 £55,000 +76.00% 1
Newmarket -6 1 £27,500 -
DNS
East of England

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 25 (83.33%) Windows
2 22 (73.33%) DHCP
3 18 (60.00%) VPN
4 15 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 14 (46.67%) MS Exchange
5 14 (46.67%) LAN
6 13 (43.33%) WAN
6 13 (43.33%) Firewall
7 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
8 11 (36.67%) Exchange Server 2010
8 11 (36.67%) Windows Server
9 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (33.33%) Windows 7
10 8 (26.67%) Hyper-V
10 8 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (26.67%) VMware
10 8 (26.67%) Linux
11 7 (23.33%) TCP/IP
11 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2012
12 6 (20.00%) High Availability
12 6 (20.00%) Remote Desktop
12 6 (20.00%) Citrix
12 6 (20.00%) SSL
12 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (20.00%) HTML
12 6 (20.00%) PHP
12 6 (20.00%) SQL
12 6 (20.00%) XML
12 6 (20.00%) JSON
13 5 (16.67%) PowerShell

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 14 (46.67%) MS Exchange
2 11 (36.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (16.67%) Apache
4 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (13.33%) nginx
4 4 (13.33%) Skype for Business
4 4 (13.33%) WordPress
5 2 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (6.67%) IIS
6 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (3.33%) IBM Notes
6 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
6 1 (3.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (13.33%) Photoshop
3 3 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (13.33%) IaaS
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (3.33%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (3.33%) PaaS
4 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (73.33%) DHCP
2 18 (60.00%) VPN
3 14 (46.67%) LAN
4 13 (43.33%) Firewall
4 13 (43.33%) WAN
5 7 (23.33%) TCP/IP
6 6 (20.00%) Remote Desktop
6 6 (20.00%) SSL
7 5 (16.67%) IPsec
8 4 (13.33%) LDAP
8 4 (13.33%) SAN
8 4 (13.33%) VLAN
9 3 (10.00%) Reverse Proxy
10 2 (6.67%) BIG-IP
10 2 (6.67%) Internet
10 2 (6.67%) IPv6
11 1 (3.33%) Fibre Channel
11 1 (3.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.33%) MongoDB
2 2 (6.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.33%) Toad
General
1 2 (6.67%) French Language
1 2 (6.67%) German Language
1 2 (6.67%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Analyst
2 5 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (13.33%) Administrator
3 4 (13.33%) Architect
3 4 (13.33%) Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Full Stack Developer
3 4 (13.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) IT Support
3 4 (13.33%) Network Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Support Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) IT Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Desktop Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (6.67%) IT Administrator
5 2 (6.67%) IT Technician
5 2 (6.67%) NOC Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.00%) HTML
1 6 (20.00%) JSON
1 6 (20.00%) XML
2 4 (13.33%) CSS
2 4 (13.33%) CSS3
2 4 (13.33%) HTML5
2 4 (13.33%) jQuery
2 4 (13.33%) Laravel
2 4 (13.33%) LESS
2 4 (13.33%) Symfony
2 4 (13.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 3 (10.00%) Web Services
4 1 (3.33%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.00%) Driving Licence
2 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.67%) Replication
2 2 (6.67%) Statistics
3 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (83.33%) Windows
2 11 (36.67%) Windows Server
3 10 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (26.67%) Linux
5 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (13.33%) Ubuntu
7 4 (13.33%) Windows 10
8 3 (10.00%) Windows XP
9 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.00%) High Availability
2 4 (13.33%) E-Commerce
2 4 (13.33%) SEO
2 4 (13.33%) Service Management
2 4 (13.33%) Time Management
2 4 (13.33%) Trend Analysis
3 3 (10.00%) Network Management
4 2 (6.67%) Business Continuity
4 2 (6.67%) Change Control
4 2 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (6.67%) CRM
4 2 (6.67%) ITIL
4 2 (6.67%) Load Balancing
4 2 (6.67%) Network Load Balancing
4 2 (6.67%) Server Building
5 1 (3.33%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 1 (3.33%) Release Management
5 1 (3.33%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (3.33%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.00%) PHP
1 6 (20.00%) SQL
2 5 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 3 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.67%) Bash Shell
4 2 (6.67%) Perl
4 2 (6.67%) Tcl
5 1 (3.33%) Java
5 1 (3.33%) Jython
5 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.33%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) CCNA
2 1 (3.33%) CCNP
2 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.33%) MCP
2 1 (3.33%) MCSE
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.33%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 15 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (26.67%) Hyper-V
2 8 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (6.67%) NFS
4 2 (6.67%) vSphere
5 1 (3.33%) Docker
5 1 (3.33%) KVM
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (3.33%) vCloud
5 1 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Puppet
2 1 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (26.67%) VMware
3 6 (20.00%) Citrix
4 5 (16.67%) Oracle
5 4 (13.33%) Adobe
5 4 (13.33%) F5
6 3 (10.00%) Apple
6 3 (10.00%) Cisco
6 3 (10.00%) HP
6 3 (10.00%) IBM
6 3 (10.00%) SonicWALL
6 3 (10.00%) Sophos
7 2 (6.67%) Blue Coat
7 2 (6.67%) CheckPoint
7 2 (6.67%) Juniper
7 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
8 1 (3.33%) Lotus