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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 17 15 6
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -9
Permanent jobs citing DNS 11 12 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 6.29% 15.79% 21.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 40.74% 30.00% 48.57%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 9
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +48.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,500 £35,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £45,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -5.33%
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
27 40 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 15.43% 52.63% 44.30%
Number of salaries quoted 20 29 18
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £17,000 £18,100
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £55,000 £44,250
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 28 July 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Telford

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 28 (87.50%) Windows
2 26 (81.25%) Citrix
3 23 (71.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 22 (68.75%) Active Directory
4 22 (68.75%) DHCP
5 21 (65.63%) MS Exchange
5 21 (65.63%) Microsoft
6 20 (62.50%) Firewall
7 19 (59.38%) VMware
8 18 (56.25%) TCP/IP
8 18 (56.25%) Windows Server 2012
9 15 (46.88%) Exchange Server 2010
10 14 (43.75%) Microsoft Certification
11 13 (40.63%) Linux
11 13 (40.63%) Windows Server 2003
12 12 (37.50%) SAN
13 11 (34.38%) VPN
13 11 (34.38%) ITIL
13 11 (34.38%) NAS
13 11 (34.38%) XenApp
14 10 (31.25%) DDNS
15 8 (25.00%) MCITP
15 8 (25.00%) MCSE
15 8 (25.00%) MCSA
16 7 (21.88%) MS Office
16 7 (21.88%) Citrix Certification
16 7 (21.88%) Cisco Certification
16 7 (21.88%) IPv4
16 7 (21.88%) IPv6
16 7 (21.88%) Cisco

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 21 (65.63%) MS Exchange
2 15 (46.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (21.88%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (15.63%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (12.50%) IIS
6 3 (9.38%) SharePoint
6 3 (9.38%) Apache
7 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
7 1 (3.13%) WebLogic
Applications
1 7 (21.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (68.75%) DHCP
2 20 (62.50%) Firewall
3 18 (56.25%) TCP/IP
4 12 (37.50%) SAN
5 11 (34.38%) VPN
5 11 (34.38%) NAS
6 10 (31.25%) DDNS
7 7 (21.88%) IPv4
7 7 (21.88%) IPv6
7 7 (21.88%) IP Telephony
7 7 (21.88%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (21.88%) VLAN
8 3 (9.38%) LAN
8 3 (9.38%) WAN
8 3 (9.38%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (3.13%) LDAP
9 1 (3.13%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
1 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2000
1 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2005
1 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Hudson
General
1 6 (18.75%) Legal
2 1 (3.13%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Technical Engineer
2 9 (28.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (28.13%) Support Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (15.63%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (15.63%) Network Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
5 3 (9.38%) Technical Support Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Technical Support
6 2 (6.25%) Cisco Support Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Cisco Support
6 2 (6.25%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Deployment Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) IT Support Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.75%) Clustering
2 3 (9.38%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 28 (87.50%) Windows
2 23 (71.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (56.25%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (40.63%) Linux
4 13 (40.63%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (12.50%) Ubuntu
6 2 (6.25%) Windows 8
6 2 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) ITIL
2 7 (21.88%) Network Design
3 3 (9.38%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (6.25%) Server Building
4 2 (6.25%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (6.25%) IT Governance
4 2 (6.25%) Performance Management
4 2 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.13%) Migration
5 1 (3.13%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (15.63%) SQL
2 3 (9.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (43.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (25.00%) MCITP
2 8 (25.00%) MCSE
2 8 (25.00%) MCSA
3 7 (21.88%) Citrix Certification
3 7 (21.88%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (21.88%) CCNA
4 4 (12.50%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (12.50%) CCA
5 1 (3.13%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (68.75%) Active Directory
2 11 (34.38%) XenApp
3 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (18.75%) vSphere
3 6 (18.75%) Hyper-V
4 5 (15.63%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 3 (9.38%) XenDesktop
6 2 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (6.25%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 3 (9.38%) SCCM
2 2 (6.25%) Nagios
3 1 (3.13%) SCOM
Vendors
1 26 (81.25%) Citrix
2 21 (65.63%) Microsoft
3 19 (59.38%) VMware
4 7 (21.88%) Cisco
5 4 (12.50%) HP
6 3 (9.38%) Brocade
6 3 (9.38%) Barracuda Networks
6 3 (9.38%) SonicWALL
6 3 (9.38%) 3PAR
7 1 (3.13%) NetApp
7 1 (3.13%) Oracle