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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 22 30 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing DNS 7 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 7.07% 3.08% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.14% 8.89% -
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 0
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
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
29 45 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Torfaen 29.29% 34.62% 3.77%
Number of salaries quoted 28 25 2
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £35,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Job Locations in Torfaen

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Torfaen region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cwmbran +8 7 £45,000 +12.50%
DNS
South Wales

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Torfaen

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Apache
1 7 (100.00%) Kerberos
1 7 (100.00%) NFS
1 7 (100.00%) IBM
1 7 (100.00%) EMC
1 7 (100.00%) SAN
1 7 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 7 (100.00%) Squid
1 7 (100.00%) CentOS
1 7 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 7 (100.00%) OpenLDAP
1 7 (100.00%) NAS
1 7 (100.00%) Network Security
1 7 (100.00%) iSCSI
2 5 (71.43%) PaaS
2 5 (71.43%) High Availability
2 5 (71.43%) Big Data
2 5 (71.43%) Mobile Marketing
2 5 (71.43%) Low Latency
2 5 (71.43%) Marketing
2 5 (71.43%) QA
2 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (71.43%) Telecoms
2 5 (71.43%) Advertising
2 5 (71.43%) E-Commerce
2 5 (71.43%) Data Mining
3 2 (28.57%) LAN
3 2 (28.57%) WAN
3 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Torfaen by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 7 (100.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) iSCSI
1 7 (100.00%) Kerberos
1 7 (100.00%) NAS
1 7 (100.00%) Network Security
1 7 (100.00%) OpenLDAP
1 7 (100.00%) SAN
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) LAN
2 2 (28.57%) SSL
2 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 2 (28.57%) VLAN
2 2 (28.57%) VPN
2 2 (28.57%) WAN
2 2 (28.57%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (71.43%) Big Data
1 5 (71.43%) Data Mining
2 2 (28.57%) MySQL
General
1 5 (71.43%) Advertising
1 5 (71.43%) Marketing
1 5 (71.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Administrator
1 7 (100.00%) Linux Administrator
1 7 (100.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 7 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) CentOS
1 7 (100.00%) Linux
1 7 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (71.43%) E-Commerce
1 5 (71.43%) High Availability
1 5 (71.43%) Low Latency
1 5 (71.43%) Mobile Marketing
2 2 (28.57%) Asset Management
2 2 (28.57%) Network Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) QA
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) NFS
1 7 (100.00%) Squid
2 2 (28.57%) iptables
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) EMC
1 7 (100.00%) IBM
1 7 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (28.57%) VMware