The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Tonbridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 17 10 14
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Permanent jobs citing DNS 2 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tonbridge 4.65% 13.33% 14.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 66.67% 36.36% 41.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 5
Average salary £23,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.88% -15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -5.40%
DNS
Kent

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Tonbridge region.

Communications & Networking Category
Tonbridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
3 11 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tonbridge 6.98% 36.67% 34.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 12
Average salary £26,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.82% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £20,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £44,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Tonbridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DNS across the Tonbridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Tonbridge

DNS
Salary Trend in Tonbridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DNS across the Tonbridge region.

DNS Salary Trend in Tonbridge

DNS
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Tonbridge

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Tonbridge 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 3 (100.00%) MS Office
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) iSCSI
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) SQL

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Tonbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Tonbridge 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 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) iSCSI
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) VoIP
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) VMware