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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 34 63 59
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -4
Permanent jobs citing DNS 30 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 5.26% 1.22% 0.95%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.78% 6.50% 7.46%
Number of salaries quoted 28 8 5
Average salary £33,000 £26,500 £22,270
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.52% +18.99%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £26,500 £19,400
10% offered a salary of more than £47,164 £30,850 £34,200
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
DNS
Wiltshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
108 123 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 18.95% 18.69% 12.71%
Number of salaries quoted 101 106 62
Average salary £35,000 £42,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £26,500 £28,080
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

DNS
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

DNS Salary Trend in Swindon

DNS
Salary Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Swindon

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 40 (100.00%) DHCP
2 38 (95.00%) Windows
3 37 (92.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 36 (90.00%) Active Directory
5 32 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 24 (60.00%) Finance
7 22 (55.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 21 (52.50%) TCP/IP
9 19 (47.50%) Microsoft
9 19 (47.50%) PowerShell
10 17 (42.50%) Software Deployment
10 17 (42.50%) MS Exchange
10 17 (42.50%) IIS
11 16 (40.00%) LAN
11 16 (40.00%) SLA
11 16 (40.00%) Clustering
12 15 (37.50%) WLAN
12 15 (37.50%) WAN
12 15 (37.50%) Web Services
12 15 (37.50%) Windows 7
13 14 (35.00%) Internet
14 12 (30.00%) BizTalk Server
14 12 (30.00%) Marketing
14 12 (30.00%) ITIL
15 11 (27.50%) SQL
15 11 (27.50%) SQL Server
15 11 (27.50%) VMware
15 11 (27.50%) Workflow
16 9 (22.50%) Line Management
17 8 (20.00%) Cyber-Ark

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 17 (42.50%) MS Exchange
1 17 (42.50%) IIS
2 12 (30.00%) BizTalk Server
3 8 (20.00%) WebSphere
4 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (5.00%) Site Server
5 1 (2.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Office
2 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 40 (100.00%) DHCP
2 21 (52.50%) TCP/IP
3 16 (40.00%) LAN
4 15 (37.50%) WLAN
4 15 (37.50%) WAN
5 14 (35.00%) Internet
6 2 (5.00%) VPN
6 2 (5.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (27.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MSI
General
1 24 (60.00%) Finance
2 12 (30.00%) Marketing
3 2 (5.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (32.50%) Administrator
1 13 (32.50%) Server Administrator
1 13 (32.50%) Windows Administrator
2 10 (25.00%) Support Technician
3 7 (17.50%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Technician
6 4 (10.00%) Support Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Wintel Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Senior Technical Specialist
8 2 (5.00%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Operations Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Support Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Desktop Support
8 2 (5.00%) Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Desktop Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Technical Specialist
9 1 (2.50%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (37.50%) Web Services
2 8 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 16 (40.00%) Clustering
2 8 (20.00%) PKI
3 2 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.50%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 38 (95.00%) Windows
2 37 (92.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 22 (55.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (37.50%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (42.50%) Software Deployment
2 12 (30.00%) ITIL
3 11 (27.50%) Workflow
4 9 (22.50%) Line Management
5 3 (7.50%) Software Distribution
6 2 (5.00%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.50%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.50%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.50%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.50%) Data Management
7 1 (2.50%) Network Load Balancing
7 1 (2.50%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 19 (47.50%) PowerShell
2 11 (27.50%) SQL
3 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (5.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (90.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (15.00%) Hyper-V
3 5 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.50%) XenServer
4 1 (2.50%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.50%) Firmware
4 1 (2.50%) ISA Server
4 1 (2.50%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (17.50%) SCOM
2 4 (10.00%) SCCM
3 2 (5.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (2.50%) OpenView
4 1 (2.50%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 19 (47.50%) Microsoft
2 11 (27.50%) VMware
3 8 (20.00%) Cyber-Ark
4 1 (2.50%) Cisco
4 1 (2.50%) HP
4 1 (2.50%) Dell
4 1 (2.50%) Citrix