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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 29 49 55
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +6
Permanent jobs citing DNS 35 11 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 7.38% 2.51% 3.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 36.46% 15.49% 20.43%
Number of salaries quoted 31 10 19
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +40.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £24,700 £15,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £48,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,661 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.90% -
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
96 71 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 20.25% 16.17% 17.51%
Number of salaries quoted 73 65 90
Average salary £38,500 £48,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.79% +60.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,300 £28,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,000 £75,000
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 26 January 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 26 January 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 +19 22 £22,500 -43.75% 2
Newmarket - 8 £35,000 - 1
DNS
East of England

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 41 (80.39%) Windows
2 32 (62.75%) DHCP
3 31 (60.78%) TCP/IP
4 30 (58.82%) SQL
5 29 (56.86%) VPN
6 28 (54.90%) Microsoft
7 25 (49.02%) Linux
8 22 (43.14%) UNIX
9 21 (41.18%) Active Directory
9 21 (41.18%) SAN
9 21 (41.18%) PowerShell
10 19 (37.25%) Web Services
11 18 (35.29%) MS Exchange
12 17 (33.33%) XML
12 17 (33.33%) JSON
13 16 (31.37%) Firewall
13 16 (31.37%) VMware
13 16 (31.37%) MS Excel
14 15 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
14 15 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2010
15 14 (27.45%) Hyper-V
16 13 (25.49%) VMware Infrastructure
16 13 (25.49%) HP
16 13 (25.49%) NoSQL
17 12 (23.53%) Puppet
17 12 (23.53%) Opscode Chef
17 12 (23.53%) SMTP
18 11 (21.57%) Windows XP
18 11 (21.57%) Amazon AWS
19 10 (19.61%) Windows 7

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 18 (35.29%) MS Exchange
2 15 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (11.76%) OpenStack
4 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.96%) Lync
5 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (31.37%) MS Excel
2 9 (17.65%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (21.57%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (5.88%) SaaS
4 2 (3.92%) PaaS
4 2 (3.92%) Office 365
4 2 (3.92%) IaaS
4 2 (3.92%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 32 (62.75%) DHCP
2 31 (60.78%) TCP/IP
3 29 (56.86%) VPN
4 21 (41.18%) SAN
5 16 (31.37%) Firewall
6 12 (23.53%) SMTP
7 10 (19.61%) FTP
8 8 (15.69%) Reverse Proxy
9 7 (13.73%) Network Security
10 4 (7.84%) WAN
11 3 (5.88%) HTTP
12 2 (3.92%) LAN
12 2 (3.92%) Cisco IOS
13 1 (1.96%) NAS
13 1 (1.96%) ADSL
13 1 (1.96%) ISDN
13 1 (1.96%) SNMP
13 1 (1.96%) VLAN
13 1 (1.96%) MPLS
13 1 (1.96%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (25.49%) NoSQL
2 6 (11.76%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.88%) MySQL
4 1 (1.96%) MS Access
General
1 2 (3.92%) Financial Institution
1 2 (3.92%) Finance
2 1 (1.96%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (21.57%) IT Support
2 9 (17.65%) IT Support Assistant
2 9 (17.65%) IT Assistant
2 9 (17.65%) Support Assistant
3 7 (13.73%) Security Consultant
3 7 (13.73%) Architect
3 7 (13.73%) Network Consultant
3 7 (13.73%) Consultant
4 6 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (11.76%) Support Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (7.84%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (7.84%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Help Desk Analyst
6 2 (3.92%) Analyst
6 2 (3.92%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (3.92%) Support Analyst
6 2 (3.92%) Service Analyst
6 2 (3.92%) Administrator
6 2 (3.92%) Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (37.25%) Web Services
2 17 (33.33%) XML
2 17 (33.33%) JSON
3 2 (3.92%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.61%) Replication
2 9 (17.65%) iPad
3 5 (9.80%) Open Source
4 4 (7.84%) Blackberry
5 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.96%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 41 (80.39%) Windows
2 25 (49.02%) Linux
3 22 (43.14%) UNIX
4 15 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (21.57%) Windows XP
6 10 (19.61%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (19.61%) Windows 7
7 4 (7.84%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (5.88%) Windows 8
9 2 (3.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.96%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (19.61%) ITIL
2 7 (13.73%) Service Management
3 6 (11.76%) Service Delivery
3 6 (11.76%) Information Security
3 6 (11.76%) Configuration Management
4 5 (9.80%) TOGAF
5 4 (7.84%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (7.84%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (5.88%) DevOps
6 3 (5.88%) ITIL V3
7 1 (1.96%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (1.96%) Software Deployment
7 1 (1.96%) ERP
7 1 (1.96%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (1.96%) E-business
7 1 (1.96%) ITSM
7 1 (1.96%) Release Management
7 1 (1.96%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 30 (58.82%) SQL
2 21 (41.18%) PowerShell
3 10 (19.61%) Shell Script
4 8 (15.69%) Bash Shell
5 6 (11.76%) Java
6 3 (5.88%) JavaScript
7 2 (3.92%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (17.65%) MCP
2 6 (11.76%) Sun Certification
3 5 (9.80%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (3.92%) CCNA
4 2 (3.92%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.96%) MCSE
5 1 (1.96%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 21 (41.18%) Active Directory
2 14 (27.45%) Hyper-V
3 13 (25.49%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (5.88%) vCloud
4 3 (5.88%) vSphere
5 2 (3.92%) Xen
6 1 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.96%) KVM
Systems Management
1 12 (23.53%) Puppet
1 12 (23.53%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (13.73%) Backup Exec
3 5 (9.80%) WSUS
4 4 (7.84%) SCOM
4 4 (7.84%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (3.92%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 28 (54.90%) Microsoft
2 16 (31.37%) VMware
3 13 (25.49%) HP
4 9 (17.65%) Citrix
4 9 (17.65%) Apple
4 9 (17.65%) SonicWALL
4 9 (17.65%) Sophos
5 8 (15.69%) Juniper
6 7 (13.73%) CheckPoint
6 7 (13.73%) Symantec
7 4 (7.84%) NetApp
7 4 (7.84%) Cisco
8 2 (3.92%) Red Hat
8 2 (3.92%) SolarWinds
8 2 (3.92%) Percona
8 2 (3.92%) New Relic
9 1 (1.96%) NETGEAR
9 1 (1.96%) WatchGuard
9 1 (1.96%) EMC
9 1 (1.96%) Siemens
Ipswich, Suffolk
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + 15% bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £17,000-£18,000pa + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Newmarket, Suffolk
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus car allowance, bonus scheme etc
Posted: 3 days ago