The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 13 14 12
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs citing DNS 1 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 2.38% 1.82% 5.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.29% 9.09% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 3
Average salary £55,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.14% +7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.70% -1.33%
DNS
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sussex region.

Communications & Networking Category
Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
7 11 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 16.67% 20.00% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 17
Average salary £55,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £22,400 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DNS across the Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

DNS
Salary Trend in Sussex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DNS across the Sussex region.

DNS Salary Trend in Sussex

DNS
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Sussex 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 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) PKI
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) 3PAR

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Sussex 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) 3PAR