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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 4 16 9
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -7
Permanent jobs citing DNS 25 8 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 25.51% 9.09% 15.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 75.76% 20.51% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 23 4 8
Average salary £30,000 £42,500 £28,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% +50.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £26,350 £26,050
10% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £46,750 £37,450
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -4.00%
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
33 39 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 33.67% 44.32% 34.62%
Number of salaries quoted 27 9 16
Average salary £30,000 £45,000 £36,787
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% +22.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,250 £26,550
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £38,500 £47,500
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 24 December 2014.

DNS Salary Histogram in Telford

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (96.77%) Windows
2 26 (83.87%) VMware
3 23 (74.19%) Citrix
4 22 (70.97%) Active Directory
5 19 (61.29%) MS Exchange
5 19 (61.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (58.06%) Microsoft
7 17 (54.84%) TCP/IP
7 17 (54.84%) SAN
8 15 (48.39%) DHCP
9 14 (45.16%) Microsoft Certification
9 14 (45.16%) DDNS
10 12 (38.71%) VPN
10 12 (38.71%) Firewall
10 12 (38.71%) NAS
10 12 (38.71%) Exchange Server 2010
11 11 (35.48%) HP
12 10 (32.26%) Linux
12 10 (32.26%) Windows Server 2003
13 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
13 9 (29.03%) Cisco
13 9 (29.03%) XenApp
13 9 (29.03%) vSphere
13 9 (29.03%) Exchange Server 2013
14 8 (25.81%) MCSE
14 8 (25.81%) CCNA
14 8 (25.81%) Cisco Certification
15 7 (22.58%) Citrix Certification
15 7 (22.58%) Clustering
15 7 (22.58%) VMware Infrastructure

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 19 (61.29%) MS Exchange
2 12 (38.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (29.03%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (6.45%) IBM Notes
5 2 (6.45%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Office
2 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (54.84%) TCP/IP
1 17 (54.84%) SAN
2 15 (48.39%) DHCP
3 14 (45.16%) DDNS
4 12 (38.71%) Firewall
4 12 (38.71%) VPN
4 12 (38.71%) NAS
5 6 (19.35%) VLAN
6 5 (16.13%) Cisco IOS
7 4 (12.90%) IPv4
7 4 (12.90%) IPv6
7 4 (12.90%) IP Telephony
8 3 (9.68%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (6.45%) SNMP
9 2 (6.45%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (29.03%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2000
2 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (16.13%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
1 3 (9.68%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Support Engineer
2 10 (32.26%) Technical Engineer
3 9 (29.03%) Network Engineer
4 7 (22.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (16.13%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (12.90%) Network Support Engineer
6 4 (12.90%) Network Support
6 4 (12.90%) Senior Support Engineer
6 4 (12.90%) Senior Technical Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) Technical Support
8 2 (6.45%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) Consultant
8 2 (6.45%) 1st Line Support
8 2 (6.45%) Technical Support Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) Senior Technical Support
8 2 (6.45%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
9 1 (3.23%) Virtualisation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 30 (96.77%) Windows
2 19 (61.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (32.26%) Linux
3 10 (32.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (6.45%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (6.45%) Windows NT
6 1 (3.23%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (12.90%) Network Design
2 3 (9.68%) ITIL
2 3 (9.68%) Migration
3 1 (3.23%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (45.16%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (25.81%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (25.81%) MCSE
2 8 (25.81%) CCNA
3 7 (22.58%) Citrix Certification
4 5 (16.13%) CCA
4 5 (16.13%) MCSA
5 3 (9.68%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (6.45%) CCNP
System Software
1 22 (70.97%) Active Directory
2 9 (29.03%) XenApp
2 9 (29.03%) vSphere
3 7 (22.58%) VMware ESXi
3 7 (22.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (16.13%) Hyper-V
5 4 (12.90%) XenServer
6 2 (6.45%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) Nagios
Vendors
1 26 (83.87%) VMware
2 23 (74.19%) Citrix
3 18 (58.06%) Microsoft
4 11 (35.48%) HP
5 9 (29.03%) Cisco
6 6 (19.35%) Brocade
7 5 (16.13%) NetApp
7 5 (16.13%) 3PAR
8 4 (12.90%) SonicWALL
9 2 (6.45%) SolarWinds
9 2 (6.45%) Lotus