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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 56 68 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Permanent jobs citing DNS 10 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 1.66% 0.36% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.47% 2.50% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 0
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.40% -1.33%
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
118 80 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 19.57% 14.23% 16.25%
Number of salaries quoted 84 53 77
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 18 December 2014.

DNS Salary Histogram in Swindon

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 22 (100.00%) DHCP
2 16 (72.73%) Active Directory
3 14 (63.64%) VMware
3 14 (63.64%) Windows
4 13 (59.09%) TCP/IP
5 12 (54.55%) Degree
5 12 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (50.00%) VPN
7 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
7 10 (45.45%) Computer Science
8 9 (40.91%) IIS
8 9 (40.91%) ITIL
9 8 (36.36%) SQL
9 8 (36.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 7 (31.82%) Firewall
10 7 (31.82%) SCCM
10 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
11 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (27.27%) MS Office
11 6 (27.27%) Linux
12 5 (22.73%) LDAP
12 5 (22.73%) XML
12 5 (22.73%) C#
12 5 (22.73%) Java
12 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
12 5 (22.73%) HTTP
12 5 (22.73%) Client/Server
12 5 (22.73%) MS Exchange
12 5 (22.73%) SAN
12 5 (22.73%) SMTP

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 9 (40.91%) IIS
2 5 (22.73%) MS Exchange
2 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (27.27%) MS Office
2 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (100.00%) DHCP
2 13 (59.09%) TCP/IP
3 11 (50.00%) VPN
4 7 (31.82%) Firewall
5 5 (22.73%) Wireshark
5 5 (22.73%) SAN
5 5 (22.73%) HTTP
5 5 (22.73%) LDAP
5 5 (22.73%) SMTP
6 4 (18.18%) WAN
6 4 (18.18%) LAN
6 4 (18.18%) SNMP
7 3 (13.64%) Ethernet
8 2 (9.09%) Network Security
9 1 (4.55%) NAS
9 1 (4.55%) Internet
9 1 (4.55%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) Relational Database
2 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.55%) Retail
2 1 (4.55%) German Language
Job Titles
1 7 (31.82%) Consultant
1 7 (31.82%) Support Engineer
2 6 (27.27%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 5 (22.73%) Senior Technical Support
3 5 (22.73%) Technical Support
4 4 (18.18%) Senior Support Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Technical Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Senior Technical Engineer
4 4 (18.18%) Technical Support Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) IT Support
5 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 2 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) Administrator
7 1 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Technical Support Analyst
7 1 (4.55%) Development Specialist
7 1 (4.55%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) XML
2 3 (13.64%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (45.45%) Computer Science
2 5 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (22.73%) Client/Server
3 2 (9.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (63.64%) Windows
2 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (27.27%) Linux
3 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (13.64%) Solaris
4 3 (13.64%) UNIX
5 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) ITIL
2 4 (18.18%) Configuration Management
2 4 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (18.18%) Change Control
2 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Management
3 3 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (13.64%) ITIL V3
3 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2
4 2 (9.09%) Load Balancing
4 2 (9.09%) Software Deployment
5 1 (4.55%) Database Security
5 1 (4.55%) Data Migration
5 1 (4.55%) Migration
5 1 (4.55%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) SQL
2 5 (22.73%) C#
2 5 (22.73%) Java
2 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
3 2 (9.09%) VBScript
3 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.55%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (54.55%) Degree
2 3 (13.64%) MCP
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 12 (54.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (9.09%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 2 (9.09%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 8 (36.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 7 (31.82%) SCCM
3 5 (22.73%) MOM
3 5 (22.73%) NetBackup
4 2 (9.09%) Backup Exec
4 2 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) VMware
2 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 4 (18.18%) Cisco
3 4 (18.18%) HP
3 4 (18.18%) EMC
4 3 (13.64%) Sun
4 3 (13.64%) NetApp
5 2 (9.09%) CheckPoint
5 2 (9.09%) Symantec
5 2 (9.09%) Blue Coat
5 2 (9.09%) F5
5 2 (9.09%) IBM
5 2 (9.09%) Citrix
5 2 (9.09%) Dell
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