The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Suffolk region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 44 48 42
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -6
Permanent jobs citing DNS 22 25 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 4.90% 3.81% 4.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.51% 25.77% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 18 23 25
Average salary £41,250 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,950 £26,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%
Communications & Networking Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
83 97 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 18.49% 14.76% 19.63%
Number of salaries quoted 60 92 98
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £42,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
DNS
East of England

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 11 July 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 11 July 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 +11 18 £42,500 +6.25% 3
Newmarket - 2 £27,500 - 1
Bury St Edmunds -9 1 £31,000 -4.61%
DNS
East of England

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 56 (93.33%) Windows
2 48 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 48 (80.00%) Firewall
3 47 (78.33%) Linux
4 42 (70.00%) SAN
5 41 (68.33%) UNIX
5 41 (68.33%) Web Services
6 40 (66.67%) VPN
7 39 (65.00%) Shell Script
8 37 (61.67%) Active Directory
8 37 (61.67%) DHCP
8 37 (61.67%) PowerShell
9 34 (56.67%) Reverse Proxy
9 34 (56.67%) Amazon AWS
10 33 (55.00%) Hyper-V
11 30 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
11 30 (50.00%) KVM
12 27 (45.00%) Performance Tuning
13 22 (36.67%) MS Exchange
14 21 (35.00%) Cisco
14 21 (35.00%) Microsoft Certification
15 20 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
15 20 (33.33%) CCNP
15 20 (33.33%) CCNA
15 20 (33.33%) MCSE
15 20 (33.33%) Release Management
16 19 (31.67%) Puppet
17 18 (30.00%) SQL
17 18 (30.00%) Microsoft
18 17 (28.33%) Opscode Chef

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 22 (36.67%) MS Exchange
2 12 (20.00%) IIS
3 7 (11.67%) SharePoint
4 5 (8.33%) Tomcat
5 4 (6.67%) SharePoint Server
6 3 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (3.33%) nginx
7 2 (3.33%) Apache
8 1 (1.67%) WebLogic
8 1 (1.67%) Resin
Applications
1 11 (18.33%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.67%) PowerPivot
3 1 (1.67%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.67%) Acrobat
3 1 (1.67%) MS Project
3 1 (1.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 34 (56.67%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (80.00%) TCP/IP
1 48 (80.00%) Firewall
2 42 (70.00%) SAN
3 40 (66.67%) VPN
4 37 (61.67%) DHCP
5 34 (56.67%) Reverse Proxy
6 6 (10.00%) Wireshark
7 4 (6.67%) NAS
7 4 (6.67%) HTTP
7 4 (6.67%) Kerberos
8 3 (5.00%) LAN
8 3 (5.00%) WAN
8 3 (5.00%) SMTP
8 3 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (3.33%) VoIP
9 2 (3.33%) tcpdump
9 2 (3.33%) iSCSI
10 1 (1.67%) Internet
10 1 (1.67%) 802.11
10 1 (1.67%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (21.67%) NoSQL
2 4 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (6.67%) PerformancePoint
3 3 (5.00%) MySQL
4 1 (1.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (8.33%) Subversion
2 2 (3.33%) Maven
3 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.67%) Hudson
3 1 (1.67%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.67%) Ant
3 1 (1.67%) JUnit
General
1 9 (15.00%) Finance
2 5 (8.33%) Financial Institution
2 5 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (46.67%) Administrator
2 24 (40.00%) Systems Administrator
3 13 (21.67%) Developer
4 9 (15.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 9 (15.00%) UNIX Administrator
4 9 (15.00%) Linux Administrator
4 9 (15.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 4 (6.67%) SharePoint Administrator
5 4 (6.67%) Web Developer
5 4 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (5.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (5.00%) Support Analyst
6 3 (5.00%) Analyst
6 3 (5.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 3 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 2 (3.33%) Systems Manager
7 2 (3.33%) Junior Network Engineer
7 2 (3.33%) Senior IT Manager
7 2 (3.33%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (68.33%) Web Services
2 16 (26.67%) XML
2 16 (26.67%) JSON
3 4 (6.67%) WSH
4 1 (1.67%) CGI
4 1 (1.67%) HTML
4 1 (1.67%) .NET
4 1 (1.67%) COM
4 1 (1.67%) CSS
4 1 (1.67%) JSP
4 1 (1.67%) jQuery
4 1 (1.67%) Google Maps API
4 1 (1.67%) HTML5
4 1 (1.67%) Backbone.js
4 1 (1.67%) Sass
4 1 (1.67%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (26.67%) Replication
2 4 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (3.33%) LPAR
3 2 (3.33%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (3.33%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.67%) Device Driver
4 1 (1.67%) Open Source
4 1 (1.67%) EqualLogic
4 1 (1.67%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 56 (93.33%) Windows
2 47 (78.33%) Linux
3 41 (68.33%) UNIX
4 3 (5.00%) Debian
4 3 (5.00%) Ubuntu
5 2 (3.33%) AIX
5 2 (3.33%) HPUX
5 2 (3.33%) Solaris
5 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.67%) CentOS
6 1 (1.67%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.67%) OpenWrt
6 1 (1.67%) VMS
6 1 (1.67%) Embedded Linux
6 1 (1.67%) Windows Vista
6 1 (1.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (45.00%) Performance Tuning
2 20 (33.33%) Release Management
3 14 (23.33%) Network Monitoring
4 10 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 6 (10.00%) Load Balancing
6 5 (8.33%) ITIL
7 4 (6.67%) ERP
7 4 (6.67%) Problem Management
7 4 (6.67%) Risk Management
7 4 (6.67%) DevOps
7 4 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (5.00%) Scrum
9 2 (3.33%) Data Protection
10 1 (1.67%) Root Cause Analysis
10 1 (1.67%) Analytics
10 1 (1.67%) Android Development
10 1 (1.67%) GAP Analysis
10 1 (1.67%) MVC
10 1 (1.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 39 (65.00%) Shell Script
2 37 (61.67%) PowerShell
3 18 (30.00%) SQL
4 12 (20.00%) Java
5 4 (6.67%) Bash Shell
6 3 (5.00%) Ruby
7 2 (3.33%) Python
7 2 (3.33%) Perl
8 1 (1.67%) PHP
8 1 (1.67%) JavaScript
8 1 (1.67%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (35.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (33.33%) MCSE
2 20 (33.33%) CCNP
2 20 (33.33%) CCNA
2 20 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (13.33%) Sun Certification
4 4 (6.67%) Degree
5 2 (3.33%) MCP
5 2 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (3.33%) MCTS
5 2 (3.33%) MCITP
5 2 (3.33%) MCSA
6 1 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (61.67%) Active Directory
2 33 (55.00%) Hyper-V
3 30 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
3 30 (50.00%) KVM
4 9 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (5.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 19 (31.67%) Puppet
2 17 (28.33%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (5.00%) HAProxy
3 3 (5.00%) Nagios
4 2 (3.33%) SCCM
4 2 (3.33%) SCOM
5 1 (1.67%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 21 (35.00%) Cisco
2 18 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (1.67%) Google
4 1 (1.67%) F5
4 1 (1.67%) JBoss
4 1 (1.67%) Adobe
4 1 (1.67%) Dell
4 1 (1.67%) NetApp
4 1 (1.67%) Red Hat
Ipswich, Suffolk
ARM Information Security & Communications
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
ARM Information Security & Communications
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newmarket, Suffolk
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago