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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 7 19 8
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -11
Permanent jobs citing DNS 24 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 20.87% 5.26% 16.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 68.57% 12.50% 39.29%
Number of salaries quoted 23 4 10
Average salary £31,000 £38,750 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +93.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £37,500 £18,450
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £45,250 £42,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
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
35 40 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 30.43% 42.11% 42.42%
Number of salaries quoted 32 6 20
Average salary £30,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.75% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,050 £35,400 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £41,600 £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 27 February 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Telford

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 39 (95.12%) Windows
2 35 (85.37%) VMware
3 32 (78.05%) Citrix
4 29 (70.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 28 (68.29%) TCP/IP
6 24 (58.54%) MS Exchange
7 23 (56.10%) Active Directory
7 23 (56.10%) SAN
7 23 (56.10%) DDNS
8 22 (53.66%) Microsoft
9 20 (48.78%) Firewall
10 19 (46.34%) VPN
10 19 (46.34%) NAS
11 18 (43.90%) Microsoft Certification
12 17 (41.46%) Windows Server 2003
13 16 (39.02%) DHCP
14 14 (34.15%) Citrix Certification
14 14 (34.15%) Cisco
14 14 (34.15%) HP
14 14 (34.15%) Linux
15 13 (31.71%) CCNA
15 13 (31.71%) Cisco Certification
15 13 (31.71%) Hyper-V
15 13 (31.71%) Exchange Server 2010
16 12 (29.27%) Windows Server 2012
16 12 (29.27%) Clustering
16 12 (29.27%) SQL Server
17 11 (26.83%) VLAN
18 10 (24.39%) Brocade
19 9 (21.95%) IPv4

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 24 (58.54%) MS Exchange
2 13 (31.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (9.76%) Apache
4 4 (9.76%) IIS
5 2 (4.88%) IBM Notes
5 2 (4.88%) Lotus Domino
5 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Office
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 28 (68.29%) TCP/IP
2 23 (56.10%) SAN
2 23 (56.10%) DDNS
3 20 (48.78%) Firewall
4 19 (46.34%) NAS
4 19 (46.34%) VPN
5 16 (39.02%) DHCP
6 11 (26.83%) VLAN
7 9 (21.95%) Cisco IOS
7 9 (21.95%) IP Telephony
7 9 (21.95%) IPv4
7 9 (21.95%) IPv6
8 8 (19.51%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (9.76%) WAN
9 4 (9.76%) LAN
10 2 (4.88%) VoIP
10 2 (4.88%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (29.27%) SQL Server
2 8 (19.51%) SQL Server 2000
2 8 (19.51%) SQL Server 2005
2 8 (19.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (9.76%) MySQL
General
1 3 (7.32%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (41.46%) Support Engineer
2 15 (36.59%) Technical Engineer
3 14 (34.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (24.39%) Network Engineer
5 6 (14.63%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (14.63%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (12.20%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (12.20%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 4 (9.76%) Network Support
7 4 (9.76%) Senior Support Engineer
7 4 (9.76%) Cisco Engineer
7 4 (9.76%) Network Support Engineer
7 4 (9.76%) Cisco Support Engineer
7 4 (9.76%) Cisco Support
8 3 (7.32%) Senior Technical Engineer
8 3 (7.32%) Technical Support
9 2 (4.88%) Technical Support Engineer
9 2 (4.88%) Deployment Engineer
9 2 (4.88%) Senior Technical Support
9 2 (4.88%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 12 (29.27%) Clustering
2 1 (2.44%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 39 (95.12%) Windows
2 29 (70.73%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (41.46%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (34.15%) Linux
5 12 (29.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (4.88%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (4.88%) Windows NT
6 2 (4.88%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.95%) Network Design
2 3 (7.32%) Migration
3 1 (2.44%) IT Governance
3 1 (2.44%) Performance Management
3 1 (2.44%) ITIL
3 1 (2.44%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.63%) SQL
2 4 (9.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (43.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (34.15%) Citrix Certification
3 13 (31.71%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (31.71%) CCNA
4 8 (19.51%) CCA
4 8 (19.51%) MCSE
4 8 (19.51%) MCSA
5 2 (4.88%) CCNP
5 2 (4.88%) VCP4
6 1 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.44%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (56.10%) Active Directory
2 13 (31.71%) Hyper-V
3 7 (17.07%) vSphere
3 7 (17.07%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (14.63%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (14.63%) XenApp
5 4 (9.76%) XenServer
6 2 (4.88%) Terminal Services
7 1 (2.44%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 6 (14.63%) Nagios
2 1 (2.44%) SCCM
Vendors
1 35 (85.37%) VMware
2 32 (78.05%) Citrix
3 22 (53.66%) Microsoft
4 14 (34.15%) HP
4 14 (34.15%) Cisco
5 10 (24.39%) Brocade
6 8 (19.51%) SonicWALL
7 5 (12.20%) 3PAR
8 4 (9.76%) NetApp
9 2 (4.88%) Lotus
9 2 (4.88%) SolarWinds