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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 50 58 49
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -9
Permanent jobs citing DNS 9 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 1.66% 1.20% 1.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.11% 9.68% 7.59%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 6
Average salary £35,820 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.21% -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
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
81 62 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 14.94% 12.42% 15.90%
Number of salaries quoted 64 53 74
Average salary £37,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

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 28 April 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Swindon

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 20 (90.91%) DHCP
2 14 (63.64%) Windows
3 12 (54.55%) Active Directory
3 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 12 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (45.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 9 (40.91%) VMware
5 9 (40.91%) TCP/IP
5 9 (40.91%) SQL Server
5 9 (40.91%) SCCM
6 8 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (36.36%) MS Office
7 7 (31.82%) IIS
7 7 (31.82%) JavaScript
7 7 (31.82%) SQL
7 7 (31.82%) VPN
7 7 (31.82%) MS Exchange
7 7 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (27.27%) LAN
8 6 (27.27%) WAN
9 5 (22.73%) Site Server
9 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (22.73%) ITIL
9 5 (22.73%) Linux
9 5 (22.73%) PowerShell
9 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (22.73%) Degree
9 5 (22.73%) Computer Science

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 7 (31.82%) IIS
1 7 (31.82%) MS Exchange
2 5 (22.73%) Site Server
2 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 8 (36.36%) MS Office
2 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (90.91%) DHCP
2 9 (40.91%) TCP/IP
3 7 (31.82%) VPN
4 6 (27.27%) WAN
4 6 (27.27%) LAN
5 3 (13.64%) Ethernet
5 3 (13.64%) SAN
5 3 (13.64%) SNMP
6 2 (9.09%) Firewall
6 2 (9.09%) Wireshark
6 2 (9.09%) HTTP
6 2 (9.09%) SMTP
6 2 (9.09%) LDAP
6 2 (9.09%) WLAN
7 1 (4.55%) VoIP
7 1 (4.55%) NAS
7 1 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (40.91%) SQL Server
2 5 (22.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MSI
General
1 2 (9.09%) Finance
1 2 (9.09%) Manufacturing
1 2 (9.09%) Retail
1 2 (9.09%) German Language
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Technical Specialist
2 5 (22.73%) Senior Technical Specialist
3 4 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (18.18%) Consultant
4 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Technical Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Support Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Support Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Support Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Technical Support
5 2 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (9.09%) Support Consultant
5 2 (9.09%) Administrator
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Technical Support
5 2 (9.09%) Senior Technical Support Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) .NET
2 2 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (22.73%) Computer Science
3 2 (9.09%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 14 (63.64%) Windows
2 12 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (22.73%) Linux
5 3 (13.64%) UNIX
5 3 (13.64%) Solaris
6 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
6 2 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) ITIL
2 3 (13.64%) PRINCE2
2 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
2 3 (13.64%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (13.64%) ITIL V3
2 3 (13.64%) Change Control
2 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Management
2 3 (13.64%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (9.09%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 7 (31.82%) JavaScript
1 7 (31.82%) SQL
2 5 (22.73%) PowerShell
3 2 (9.09%) C#
3 2 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (22.73%) Degree
2 3 (13.64%) MCP
3 2 (9.09%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 8 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (9.09%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (45.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 9 (40.91%) SCCM
3 3 (13.64%) NetBackup
4 2 (9.09%) MOM
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 9 (40.91%) VMware
3 3 (13.64%) Sun
4 1 (4.55%) NetApp
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