The first table below looks at the demand for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sutton Coldfield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 23 April 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 Sutton Coldfield region.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 7 22 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Permanent jobs citing DNS 1 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sutton Coldfield 6.67% 1.27% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.11% 3.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £22,000 £30,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Communications & Networking Category
Sutton Coldfield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
9 30 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sutton Coldfield 60.00% 37.97% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 28 0
Average salary £22,000 £27,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.51% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,700 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.75% -0.75%
DNS
West Midlands

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Sutton Coldfield

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Sutton Coldfield

DNS
Salary Trend in Sutton Coldfield

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

DNS Salary Trend in Sutton Coldfield

DNS
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Sutton Coldfield

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Sutton Coldfield 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 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Terminal Server
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) MCTS
1 3 (100.00%) MCITP
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) SLA

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Sutton Coldfield by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Sutton Coldfield 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 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Support Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 3 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) CCNA
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) MCTS
1 3 (100.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) VMware