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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 15 11 14
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Permanent jobs citing DNS 7 5 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 9.21% 11.63% 9.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.33% 27.78% 47.06%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 7
Average salary £45,000 £18,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+143.24% -26.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
30 18 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 39.47% 41.86% 19.77%
Number of salaries quoted 13 13 12
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% +4.83%
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 19 September 2014.

DNS Salary Histogram in Telford

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 25 (100.00%) Windows
1 25 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 23 (92.00%) Microsoft
3 19 (76.00%) VMware
4 18 (72.00%) vSphere
5 17 (68.00%) Citrix
6 15 (60.00%) MS Exchange
6 15 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 14 (56.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (56.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 14 (56.00%) DHCP
7 14 (56.00%) SAN
8 12 (48.00%) Exchange Server 2013
8 12 (48.00%) XenApp
9 11 (44.00%) Exchange Server 2007
9 11 (44.00%) NetApp
10 10 (40.00%) Cisco
10 10 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
11 9 (36.00%) Linux
11 9 (36.00%) SQL
11 9 (36.00%) MS Office
12 8 (32.00%) IIS
12 8 (32.00%) MS Excel
12 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Certification
13 7 (28.00%) Backup Exec
13 7 (28.00%) Altiris
13 7 (28.00%) Apache
13 7 (28.00%) Perl
13 7 (28.00%) Dell
13 7 (28.00%) HTTP

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 14 (56.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (48.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (44.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (32.00%) IIS
6 7 (28.00%) Apache
7 5 (20.00%) WordPress
7 5 (20.00%) Moodle
8 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
9 2 (8.00%) IBM Notes
9 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (4.00%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 9 (36.00%) MS Office
2 8 (32.00%) MS Excel
3 6 (24.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 14 (56.00%) DHCP
1 14 (56.00%) SAN
2 7 (28.00%) SSL
2 7 (28.00%) HTTP
2 7 (28.00%) TCP/IP
2 7 (28.00%) VLAN
3 6 (24.00%) SSH
4 3 (12.00%) DDNS
4 3 (12.00%) Firewall
4 3 (12.00%) NAS
5 1 (4.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) MySQL
2 3 (12.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 6 (24.00%) Publishing
2 2 (8.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (12.00%) Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) Technical Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Technical Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Server Support
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Support
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Server Support
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Support Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Technical Support
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Virtualisation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Open Source
2 3 (12.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (56.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (36.00%) Linux
4 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (12.00%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.00%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) Load Balancing
2 6 (24.00%) Migration
3 5 (20.00%) Content Management
3 5 (20.00%) Change Control
4 3 (12.00%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (12.00%) Time Management
5 2 (8.00%) ITIL
6 1 (4.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (4.00%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (36.00%) SQL
2 7 (28.00%) PowerShell
2 7 (28.00%) Bash Shell
2 7 (28.00%) Perl
3 5 (20.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (32.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (12.00%) MCSE
3 2 (8.00%) Citrix Certification
3 2 (8.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (8.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (4.00%) Degree
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.00%) CCNA
4 1 (4.00%) CCA
System Software
1 25 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 18 (72.00%) vSphere
3 15 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (48.00%) XenApp
5 10 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (28.00%) Forefront TMG
7 6 (24.00%) Hyper-V
8 5 (20.00%) XenServer
9 4 (16.00%) Shibboleth
9 4 (16.00%) Terminal Services
10 2 (8.00%) VMware ESX
11 1 (4.00%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 7 (28.00%) Backup Exec
2 6 (24.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 23 (92.00%) Microsoft
2 19 (76.00%) VMware
3 17 (68.00%) Citrix
4 11 (44.00%) NetApp
5 10 (40.00%) Cisco
6 7 (28.00%) Dell
6 7 (28.00%) Altiris
7 4 (16.00%) 3PAR
7 4 (16.00%) HP
8 2 (8.00%) Lotus