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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 8 - 16
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing DNS 10 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 18.18% - 3.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 52.63% - 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 3
Average salary £40,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
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
19 7 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 34.55% 15.22% 23.33%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 19
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% -5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 10 (90.91%) DHCP
1 10 (90.91%) Firewall
2 9 (81.82%) Wi-Fi
2 9 (81.82%) MPLS
2 9 (81.82%) WAN
2 9 (81.82%) LAN
2 9 (81.82%) Cisco
2 9 (81.82%) CCNP
2 9 (81.82%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (81.82%) VPLS
3 5 (45.45%) Back Office
3 5 (45.45%) BT
3 5 (45.45%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (36.36%) Network Design
4 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
4 4 (36.36%) Ethernet
5 2 (18.18%) Windows
5 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
5 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
5 2 (18.18%) VMware
6 1 (9.09%) Replication
6 1 (9.09%) Change Management
6 1 (9.09%) 3G
6 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
6 1 (9.09%) WLAN
6 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
6 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
6 1 (9.09%) SQL
6 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
6 1 (9.09%) IIS

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) IIS
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
Communications & Networking
1 10 (90.91%) DHCP
1 10 (90.91%) Firewall
2 9 (81.82%) Wi-Fi
2 9 (81.82%) VPLS
2 9 (81.82%) LAN
2 9 (81.82%) WAN
2 9 (81.82%) MPLS
3 5 (45.45%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (36.36%) Ethernet
5 1 (9.09%) VPN
5 1 (9.09%) 3G
5 1 (9.09%) WLAN
5 1 (9.09%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (45.45%) Back Office
2 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Network Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) Consultant
2 5 (45.45%) Technical Consultant
2 5 (45.45%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 5 (45.45%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
3 4 (36.36%) Senior Network Design Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) Network Design Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) Senior Design Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) Design Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) Senior Network Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) Network Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Sales Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Technical Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Network Design
2 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
3 1 (9.09%) Change Management
3 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
3 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
3 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (9.09%) WAN Optimisation
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (9.09%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
1 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) CCNP
1 9 (81.82%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Cisco
2 5 (45.45%) BT
3 2 (18.18%) VMware
4 1 (9.09%) Riverbed
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft