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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 27 14 8
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -6
Permanent jobs citing DNS 4 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 1.94% 12.16% 19.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.05% 25.00% 47.06%
Number of salaries quoted 4 9 6
Average salary £25,750 £40,000 £18,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.62% +116.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,950 £20,300 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £45,000 £27,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
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
19 36 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 9.22% 48.65% 41.46%
Number of salaries quoted 13 20 14
Average salary £31,500 £40,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.25% +26.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £21,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,244 £34,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 2 September 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Telford

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 19 (90.48%) Windows
2 18 (85.71%) DHCP
2 18 (85.71%) Active Directory
3 17 (80.95%) Citrix
4 16 (76.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (71.43%) Microsoft
5 15 (71.43%) Firewall
6 14 (66.67%) MS Exchange
7 12 (57.14%) TCP/IP
7 12 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (52.38%) ITIL
9 10 (47.62%) Linux
9 10 (47.62%) VMware
9 10 (47.62%) Exchange Server 2010
10 9 (42.86%) XenApp
10 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
11 8 (38.10%) VPN
12 7 (33.33%) MS Office
12 7 (33.33%) MCSE
12 7 (33.33%) MCSA
12 7 (33.33%) SAN
12 7 (33.33%) MCITP
12 7 (33.33%) NAS
13 6 (28.57%) Legal
14 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2000
14 5 (23.81%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2005
14 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
14 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2008

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 14 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 10 (47.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (14.29%) SharePoint
5 1 (4.76%) WebLogic
5 1 (4.76%) IIS
5 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (33.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (85.71%) DHCP
2 15 (71.43%) Firewall
3 12 (57.14%) TCP/IP
4 8 (38.10%) VPN
5 7 (33.33%) SAN
5 7 (33.33%) NAS
6 3 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (14.29%) IP Telephony
6 3 (14.29%) VLAN
6 3 (14.29%) DDNS
6 3 (14.29%) IPv4
6 3 (14.29%) IPv6
7 1 (4.76%) LDAP
7 1 (4.76%) LAN
7 1 (4.76%) WAN
7 1 (4.76%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (4.76%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2000
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2005
1 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Hudson
General
1 6 (28.57%) Legal
2 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (28.57%) Support Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Technical Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) 2nd Line Support
3 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) 1st Line Support
3 4 (19.05%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Technical Support
4 3 (14.29%) Network Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Technical Support Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) 3rd Line Technical Support
6 1 (4.76%) IT Support
6 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Wintel Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Clustering
2 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 19 (90.48%) Windows
2 16 (76.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (47.62%) Linux
5 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (9.52%) Ubuntu
6 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
6 2 (9.52%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) ITIL
2 3 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (14.29%) Network Design
3 2 (9.52%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.76%) IT Governance
4 1 (4.76%) Operations Management
4 1 (4.76%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (33.33%) MCSE
2 7 (33.33%) MCSA
2 7 (33.33%) MCITP
3 4 (19.05%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (14.29%) CCNA
4 3 (14.29%) CCA
4 3 (14.29%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (4.76%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 9 (42.86%) XenApp
3 5 (23.81%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (14.29%) XenDesktop
4 3 (14.29%) vSphere
5 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) SCCM
2 1 (4.76%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (80.95%) Citrix
2 15 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 10 (47.62%) VMware
4 3 (14.29%) Cisco
4 3 (14.29%) Barracuda Networks
5 1 (4.76%) 3PAR
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle
5 1 (4.76%) HP
5 1 (4.76%) Brocade
5 1 (4.76%) SonicWALL