The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Telford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 14 8 17
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +9
Permanent jobs citing DNS 9 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 12.16% 19.51% 6.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.00% 47.06% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 6
Average salary £40,000 £18,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+116.21% -38.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,300 £18,000 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £27,500 £30,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
DNS
Shropshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Telford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
36 17 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 48.65% 41.46% 19.15%
Number of salaries quoted 20 14 14
Average salary £40,000 £31,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.98% +1.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £18,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

DNS
Salary Trend in Telford

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

DNS Salary Trend in Telford

DNS
Salary Histogram in Telford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Telford region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

DNS Salary Histogram in Telford

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Telford 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 30 (100.00%) Windows
1 30 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 29 (96.67%) Microsoft
3 24 (80.00%) vSphere
4 18 (60.00%) VMware
5 17 (56.67%) Citrix
6 15 (50.00%) MS Exchange
6 15 (50.00%) Linux
6 15 (50.00%) SQL
6 15 (50.00%) MS Office
6 15 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 14 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (46.67%) Exchange Server 2010
7 14 (46.67%) IIS
7 14 (46.67%) MS Excel
7 14 (46.67%) DHCP
8 13 (43.33%) HTTP
8 13 (43.33%) SSL
8 13 (43.33%) Perl
8 13 (43.33%) SAN
8 13 (43.33%) Backup Exec
8 13 (43.33%) Altiris
8 13 (43.33%) VLAN
8 13 (43.33%) Bash Shell
8 13 (43.33%) Forefront TMG
8 13 (43.33%) PowerShell
8 13 (43.33%) Load Balancing
9 12 (40.00%) WSUS
9 12 (40.00%) XenApp
9 12 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Telford 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 15 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 14 (46.67%) IIS
2 14 (46.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (36.67%) Apache
4 11 (36.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (30.00%) Moodle
6 7 (23.33%) SharePoint
7 5 (16.67%) WordPress
8 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (6.67%) IBM Notes
9 1 (3.33%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 15 (50.00%) MS Office
2 14 (46.67%) MS Excel
3 12 (40.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 14 (46.67%) DHCP
2 13 (43.33%) HTTP
2 13 (43.33%) SSL
2 13 (43.33%) SAN
2 13 (43.33%) VLAN
3 12 (40.00%) SSH
4 6 (20.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (10.00%) DDNS
5 3 (10.00%) Firewall
6 2 (6.67%) NAS
7 1 (3.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) MySQL
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 12 (40.00%) Publishing
2 2 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 7 (23.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Virtualisation Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Server Support
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Technical Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) 3rd Line Server Support
6 1 (3.33%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (33.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) Open Source
2 4 (13.33%) VLE
3 2 (6.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (50.00%) Linux
3 14 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (10.00%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.33%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) Load Balancing
2 11 (36.67%) Change Control
3 7 (23.33%) Kalman Filter
3 7 (23.33%) Time Management
4 6 (20.00%) Migration
5 5 (16.67%) Content Management
6 2 (6.67%) ITIL
7 1 (3.33%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (3.33%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (50.00%) SQL
2 13 (43.33%) PowerShell
2 13 (43.33%) Bash Shell
2 13 (43.33%) Perl
3 9 (30.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (10.00%) MCSE
3 2 (6.67%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.33%) Degree
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.33%) CCNA
4 1 (3.33%) CCA
System Software
1 30 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 24 (80.00%) vSphere
3 15 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (43.33%) Forefront TMG
5 12 (40.00%) XenApp
6 10 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (26.67%) Shibboleth
8 6 (20.00%) Hyper-V
9 4 (13.33%) Terminal Services
9 4 (13.33%) XenServer
10 2 (6.67%) VMware ESX
11 1 (3.33%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 13 (43.33%) Backup Exec
2 12 (40.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 29 (96.67%) Microsoft
2 18 (60.00%) VMware
3 17 (56.67%) Citrix
4 13 (43.33%) Altiris
5 11 (36.67%) NetApp
6 10 (33.33%) Cisco
7 7 (23.33%) Dell
8 4 (13.33%) HP
8 4 (13.33%) 3PAR
9 2 (6.67%) Lotus