The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 18 - 15
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing DNS 4 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 6.45% - 3.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 66.67% - 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £25,646
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.40% -1.33%
DNS
Somerset

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

Communications & Networking Category
Taunton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
6 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Taunton 9.68% 5.26% 12.28%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 7
Average salary £37,500 £23,680 £25,593
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.36% -7.47%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

DNS
Salary Trend in Taunton

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

DNS Salary Trend in Taunton

DNS
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Taunton 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 4 (100.00%) MS Office
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Taunton 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.

Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Support Technician
1 4 (100.00%) Help Desk Support
1 4 (100.00%) Help Desk Technician
1 4 (100.00%) Help Desk Support Technician
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft