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

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 4 10 9
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -1
Permanent jobs citing DNS 17 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 21.79% 9.72% 17.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 68.00% 23.33% 50.00%
Number of salaries quoted 16 3 9
Average salary £30,000 £20,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.34% -22.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £20,500 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £40,100 £30,957
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.40% -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
25 30 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 32.05% 41.67% 34.48%
Number of salaries quoted 19 8 17
Average salary £30,000 £36,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.80% +23.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £20,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,787 £45,000
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 28 November 2014.

DNS Salary Histogram in Telford

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 (96.15%) Windows
2 21 (80.77%) VMware
3 19 (73.08%) Active Directory
3 19 (73.08%) Citrix
4 17 (65.38%) Microsoft
5 16 (61.54%) MS Exchange
6 15 (57.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (53.85%) DHCP
7 14 (53.85%) TCP/IP
8 12 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2010
9 11 (42.31%) Microsoft Certification
9 11 (42.31%) SAN
10 10 (38.46%) DDNS
10 10 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2013
10 10 (38.46%) XenApp
10 10 (38.46%) vSphere
11 9 (34.62%) VMware Infrastructure
11 9 (34.62%) Firewall
11 9 (34.62%) HP
12 8 (30.77%) VPN
12 8 (30.77%) Linux
12 8 (30.77%) VMware ESXi
13 7 (26.92%) NAS
13 7 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2007
13 7 (26.92%) Cisco
13 7 (26.92%) CCNA
13 7 (26.92%) Cisco Certification
14 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
14 6 (23.08%) MCSE
15 5 (19.23%) Citrix Certification

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 16 (61.54%) MS Exchange
2 12 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (3.85%) IBM Notes
5 1 (3.85%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Office
2 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (53.85%) TCP/IP
1 14 (53.85%) DHCP
2 11 (42.31%) SAN
3 10 (38.46%) DDNS
4 9 (34.62%) Firewall
5 8 (30.77%) VPN
6 7 (26.92%) NAS
7 5 (19.23%) VLAN
8 3 (11.54%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (11.54%) IPv4
8 3 (11.54%) IPv6
8 3 (11.54%) IP Telephony
9 2 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (7.69%) SNMP
9 2 (7.69%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (11.54%) Legal
2 2 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Support Engineer
2 7 (26.92%) Network Engineer
2 7 (26.92%) Technical Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) Senior Technical Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Network Support
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Support
5 2 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (7.69%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Technical Support
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Virtualisation Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 25 (96.15%) Windows
2 15 (57.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (30.77%) Linux
4 5 (19.23%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (3.85%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (3.85%) Ubuntu
6 1 (3.85%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (19.23%) Migration
2 3 (11.54%) Network Design
2 3 (11.54%) ITIL
3 1 (3.85%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (42.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (26.92%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (26.92%) CCNA
3 6 (23.08%) MCSE
4 5 (19.23%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (11.54%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (11.54%) MCSA
5 3 (11.54%) CCA
6 1 (3.85%) CCNP
6 1 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 19 (73.08%) Active Directory
2 10 (38.46%) XenApp
2 10 (38.46%) vSphere
3 9 (34.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (30.77%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (15.38%) XenServer
6 3 (11.54%) Hyper-V
7 2 (7.69%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) Nagios
Vendors
1 21 (80.77%) VMware
2 19 (73.08%) Citrix
3 17 (65.38%) Microsoft
4 9 (34.62%) HP
5 7 (26.92%) Cisco
6 5 (19.23%) Brocade
7 4 (15.38%) NetApp
7 4 (15.38%) 3PAR
8 3 (11.54%) SonicWALL
9 2 (7.69%) SolarWinds
10 1 (3.85%) Lotus