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 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 37 63 58
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -5
Permanent jobs citing DNS 24 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 4.46% 1.26% 1.07%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.09% 6.57% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 24 9 6
Average salary £27,250 £26,500 £25,135
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.83% +5.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £26,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £31,500 £28,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
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
92 137 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 17.10% 19.24% 12.32%
Number of salaries quoted 87 117 68
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,250 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 August 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Swindon

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 31 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 45 (88.24%) Windows
2 41 (80.39%) DHCP
3 38 (74.51%) Active Directory
3 38 (74.51%) Windows Server 2008
4 35 (68.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 33 (64.71%) Finance
6 23 (45.10%) Windows Server 2003
7 22 (43.14%) SLA
8 21 (41.18%) TCP/IP
8 21 (41.18%) Internet
9 20 (39.22%) Microsoft
9 20 (39.22%) MS Exchange
10 19 (37.25%) LAN
11 18 (35.29%) WLAN
11 18 (35.29%) WAN
11 18 (35.29%) Windows 7
12 17 (33.33%) Software Deployment
12 17 (33.33%) PowerShell
12 17 (33.33%) IIS
13 16 (31.37%) Clustering
14 15 (29.41%) Web Services
14 15 (29.41%) ITIL
15 14 (27.45%) Marketing
16 12 (23.53%) BizTalk Server
17 11 (21.57%) VMware
17 11 (21.57%) Cisco
17 11 (21.57%) Workflow
18 10 (19.61%) Cisco ASA
18 10 (19.61%) Blue Coat
18 10 (19.61%) Cisco Nexus

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 20 (39.22%) MS Exchange
2 17 (33.33%) IIS
3 12 (23.53%) BizTalk Server
4 8 (15.69%) WebSphere
5 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.96%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) MS Office
1 2 (3.92%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 41 (80.39%) DHCP
2 21 (41.18%) TCP/IP
2 21 (41.18%) Internet
3 19 (37.25%) LAN
4 18 (35.29%) WLAN
4 18 (35.29%) WAN
5 10 (19.61%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (19.61%) Cisco Nexus
5 10 (19.61%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 9 (17.65%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 9 (17.65%) Cisco ISE
6 9 (17.65%) PSTN
7 6 (11.76%) Network Security
8 2 (3.92%) VPN
8 2 (3.92%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.65%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (5.88%) MSI
General
1 33 (64.71%) Finance
2 14 (27.45%) Marketing
3 5 (9.80%) Multimedia
4 4 (7.84%) Banking
5 2 (3.92%) Back Office
6 1 (1.96%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 13 (25.49%) Administrator
1 13 (25.49%) Server Administrator
1 13 (25.49%) Windows Administrator
2 12 (23.53%) Support Technician
3 7 (13.73%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (11.76%) Support Engineer
4 6 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (9.80%) 2nd Line Support Technician
6 4 (7.84%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Desktop Engineer
6 4 (7.84%) Desktop Support
6 4 (7.84%) Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Wintel Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Network Specialist
8 2 (3.92%) Security Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Operations Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
8 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
8 2 (3.92%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (29.41%) Web Services
2 8 (15.69%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 16 (31.37%) Clustering
2 10 (19.61%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 8 (15.69%) Video Conferencing
3 8 (15.69%) PKI
4 4 (7.84%) Online Banking
5 2 (3.92%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.96%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 45 (88.24%) Windows
2 38 (74.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 35 (68.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (45.10%) Windows Server 2003
5 18 (35.29%) Windows 7
6 6 (11.76%) UNIX
6 6 (11.76%) Linux
7 1 (1.96%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (33.33%) Software Deployment
2 15 (29.41%) ITIL
3 11 (21.57%) Workflow
4 9 (17.65%) WFM
4 9 (17.65%) Network Monitoring
4 9 (17.65%) Line Management
5 6 (11.76%) Mentoring
6 5 (9.80%) Service Delivery
7 4 (7.84%) B2B
8 3 (5.88%) Software Distribution
9 1 (1.96%) Performance Tuning
9 1 (1.96%) Network Load Balancing
9 1 (1.96%) ITIL V3
9 1 (1.96%) Configuration Management
9 1 (1.96%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 9 (17.65%) Perl
2 9 (17.65%) PHP
2 9 (17.65%) SQL
2 9 (17.65%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (17.65%) CCNP
1 9 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (11.76%) CCIE
3 2 (3.92%) Degree
4 1 (1.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (43.14%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (74.51%) Active Directory
2 6 (11.76%) Hyper-V
3 5 (9.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.96%) XenServer
4 1 (1.96%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.96%) Firmware
4 1 (1.96%) ISA Server
4 1 (1.96%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (17.65%) Nagios
1 9 (17.65%) Cisco UCCE
1 9 (17.65%) Cisco UCCX
1 9 (17.65%) Cisco CUCM
1 9 (17.65%) CA Spectrum
2 7 (13.73%) SCOM
3 2 (3.92%) SCCM
4 1 (1.96%) OpenView
4 1 (1.96%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 20 (39.22%) Microsoft
2 11 (21.57%) Cisco
2 11 (21.57%) VMware
3 10 (19.61%) Blue Coat
3 10 (19.61%) F5
3 10 (19.61%) McAfee
3 10 (19.61%) Juniper
3 10 (19.61%) Intel
4 9 (17.65%) CA
4 9 (17.65%) Nimsoft
4 9 (17.65%) Splunk
4 9 (17.65%) Verint
4 9 (17.65%) Lancope
5 8 (15.69%) Cyber-Ark
6 1 (1.96%) Citrix
6 1 (1.96%) HP
6 1 (1.96%) Dell
Swindon
Nationwide
Posted: 5 days ago
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Nationwide
Posted: 20 days ago
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CPS Group
Salary: £35k - 44k per year + Life assurance, Pension, Rewards scheme
Posted: 25 days ago
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Salary: £45k - 53k per year + generous bonus, flexi-time, pension
Posted: 25 days ago