The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Torfaen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing DNS 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen - - -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
DNS
South Wales

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

Communications & Networking Category
Torfaen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
49 6 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 36.30% 14.63% 48.39%
Number of salaries quoted 34 6 30
Average salary £45,500 £28,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+62.50% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £21,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £48,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Torfaen

DNS
Salary Trend in Torfaen

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

DNS Salary Trend in Torfaen

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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 5 (100.00%) Apache
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) CentOS
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Squid
2 3 (60.00%) VLAN
2 3 (60.00%) Marketing
2 3 (60.00%) Xen
2 3 (60.00%) Advertising
2 3 (60.00%) EMC
2 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Perl
2 3 (60.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) Kerberos
2 3 (60.00%) SNMP
2 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (60.00%) VPN
2 3 (60.00%) IBM
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (60.00%) PaaS
2 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (60.00%) Network Management
2 3 (60.00%) Big Data
2 3 (60.00%) Mobile Marketing

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Torfaen 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 5 (100.00%) Apache
2 2 (40.00%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Kerberos
1 3 (60.00%) SNMP
1 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (60.00%) VPN
1 3 (60.00%) SAN
1 3 (60.00%) LAN
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
1 3 (60.00%) VLAN
1 3 (60.00%) OpenLDAP
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco PIX
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (40.00%) Spanning Tree
2 2 (40.00%) IPsec
2 2 (40.00%) DHCP
2 2 (40.00%) ADSL
2 2 (40.00%) ISDN
2 2 (40.00%) OSPF
2 2 (40.00%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) Big Data
2 2 (40.00%) Data Mining
3 1 (20.00%) MySQL
General
1 3 (60.00%) Advertising
1 3 (60.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (60.00%) Administrator
1 3 (60.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 3 (60.00%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) CentOS
1 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (60.00%) Network Management
1 3 (60.00%) Mobile Marketing
2 2 (40.00%) Low Latency
2 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (40.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Perl
1 3 (60.00%) Python
1 3 (60.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCNP
1 2 (40.00%) CCNA
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (40.00%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (60.00%) Squid
2 3 (60.00%) Xen
3 2 (40.00%) Firmware
3 2 (40.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (40.00%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (20.00%) Samba
4 1 (20.00%) iptables
4 1 (20.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (60.00%) IBM
2 3 (60.00%) EMC
3 2 (40.00%) Nokia
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Dell
3 2 (40.00%) CheckPoint
3 2 (40.00%) Brocade
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco