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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 23 - 13
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing DNS 3 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tamworth 2.91% - 11.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.00% - 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 6
Average salary £31,500 - £22,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
DNS
Staffordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Tamworth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
30 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tamworth 29.13% 16.67% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 29 5 9
Average salary £28,550 £24,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.53% +8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,750 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £39,000 £32,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Tamworth

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Tamworth

DNS
Salary Trend in Tamworth

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

DNS Salary Trend in Tamworth

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tamworth

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Tamworth 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) VPN
1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (85.71%) CCNA
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 5 (71.43%) MS Exchange
3 5 (71.43%) LAN
3 5 (71.43%) WAN
3 5 (71.43%) DHCP
3 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
3 5 (71.43%) Wireless
3 5 (71.43%) MS Office
4 4 (57.14%) MCSE
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (57.14%) Terminal Server
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 4 (57.14%) MCTS
4 4 (57.14%) MCITP
4 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (42.86%) SLA
5 3 (42.86%) VMware
6 2 (28.57%) IP Telephony
6 2 (28.57%) Cisco
6 2 (28.57%) IPv4
6 2 (28.57%) IPv6
6 2 (28.57%) CCNP
6 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Tamworth by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the Tamworth 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 5 (71.43%) MS Exchange
2 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (71.43%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) VPN
2 5 (71.43%) LAN
2 5 (71.43%) WAN
2 5 (71.43%) DHCP
2 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
2 5 (71.43%) Wireless
3 2 (28.57%) IP Telephony
3 2 (28.57%) VLAN
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (28.57%) IPv4
3 2 (28.57%) IPv6
3 2 (28.57%) DDNS
3 2 (28.57%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Help Desk Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Network Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) 1st Line Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 8
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) CCNA
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (57.14%) MCTS
2 4 (57.14%) MCITP
2 4 (57.14%) MCSE
3 2 (28.57%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) Terminal Server
3 2 (28.57%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Citrix
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) VMware
4 2 (28.57%) Brocade
4 2 (28.57%) SonicWALL
4 2 (28.57%) HP
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco