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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 54 66 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Permanent jobs citing DNS 13 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 2.23% 0.20% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.04% 1.39% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 0
Average salary £32,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,661 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-3.61% -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
108 72 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 18.52% 14.63% 12.01%
Number of salaries quoted 75 54 62
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £47,500
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 27 January 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Swindon

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 21 (91.30%) DHCP
2 15 (65.22%) Windows
3 13 (56.52%) Active Directory
4 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
4 12 (52.17%) VMware
5 11 (47.83%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (47.83%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (43.48%) VPN
7 9 (39.13%) TCP/IP
7 9 (39.13%) Degree
8 8 (34.78%) Linux
8 8 (34.78%) IIS
8 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (30.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 7 (30.43%) MS Office
9 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
9 7 (30.43%) MS Exchange
9 7 (30.43%) Computer Science
9 7 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2010
10 6 (26.09%) SQL
10 6 (26.09%) ITIL
11 5 (21.74%) LAN
11 5 (21.74%) WAN
11 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
11 5 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2007
11 5 (21.74%) SCCM
11 5 (21.74%) NetBackup
12 4 (17.39%) PowerShell
12 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
12 4 (17.39%) SAN

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 8 (34.78%) IIS
2 7 (30.43%) MS Exchange
2 7 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (8.70%) Site Server
4 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (30.43%) MS Office
2 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (91.30%) DHCP
2 10 (43.48%) VPN
3 9 (39.13%) TCP/IP
4 5 (21.74%) LAN
4 5 (21.74%) WAN
5 4 (17.39%) SAN
5 4 (17.39%) Firewall
6 3 (13.04%) Ethernet
6 3 (13.04%) SNMP
7 2 (8.70%) LDAP
7 2 (8.70%) HTTP
7 2 (8.70%) SMTP
7 2 (8.70%) Wireshark
7 2 (8.70%) Network Security
8 1 (4.35%) NAS
8 1 (4.35%) Internet
8 1 (4.35%) VoIP
8 1 (4.35%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (30.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (8.70%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (13.04%) Manufacturing
1 3 (13.04%) Retail
2 2 (8.70%) German Language
2 2 (8.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Consultant
2 5 (21.74%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 3 (13.04%) Technical Specialist
3 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 3 (13.04%) Administrator
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (8.70%) Technical Support Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Support Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Support Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Technical Support
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Technical Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Technical Support
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Technical Support Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Technical Specialist
4 2 (8.70%) Support Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) IT Support
5 1 (4.35%) Product Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) .NET
2 2 (8.70%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) Computer Science
2 4 (17.39%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.70%) Client/Server
3 2 (8.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (65.22%) Windows
2 11 (47.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (34.78%) Linux
3 8 (34.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (13.04%) Solaris
4 3 (13.04%) UNIX
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) ITIL
2 3 (13.04%) PRINCE2
2 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
2 3 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (13.04%) ITIL V3
2 3 (13.04%) Change Control
2 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Management
2 3 (13.04%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (8.70%) Load Balancing
3 2 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (4.35%) Software Deployment
4 1 (4.35%) Database Security
4 1 (4.35%) Migration
4 1 (4.35%) Data Management
4 1 (4.35%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (26.09%) SQL
2 4 (17.39%) PowerShell
3 3 (13.04%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.70%) VBScript
4 2 (8.70%) C#
4 2 (8.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (39.13%) Degree
2 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (13.04%) MCP
4 2 (8.70%) MCSE
5 1 (4.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (56.52%) Active Directory
2 11 (47.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
3 2 (8.70%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 2 (8.70%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 7 (30.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 5 (21.74%) NetBackup
2 5 (21.74%) SCCM
3 2 (8.70%) MOM
3 2 (8.70%) Backup Exec
3 2 (8.70%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) Microsoft
1 12 (52.17%) VMware
2 4 (17.39%) HP
2 4 (17.39%) EMC
3 3 (13.04%) Sun
3 3 (13.04%) Cisco
4 2 (8.70%) IBM
4 2 (8.70%) Citrix
4 2 (8.70%) NetApp
4 2 (8.70%) CheckPoint
4 2 (8.70%) Symantec
4 2 (8.70%) Dell
4 2 (8.70%) Blue Coat
4 2 (8.70%) F5
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