The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 33 21 21
Rank change year-on-year
-12 0
Permanent jobs citing DNS 1 3 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 0.56% 2.91% 8.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.56% 11.11% 21.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 11
Average salary £28,000 £27,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.90% -34.70%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -6.66%
DNS
West Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
39 27 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 21.91% 26.21% 38.46%
Number of salaries quoted 37 23 57
Average salary £30,000 £29,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £17,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £42,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

DNS
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

DNS Salary Trend in Wakefield

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) DHCP
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
4 3 (42.86%) MCSE
4 3 (42.86%) Cisco
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (42.86%) VMware
4 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
5 2 (28.57%) vSphere
5 2 (28.57%) XenApp
5 2 (28.57%) VMware ESX
5 2 (28.57%) AppSense
5 2 (28.57%) MCITP
5 2 (28.57%) Windows 2000 Server
5 2 (28.57%) SCCM
5 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
5 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
5 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (28.57%) MPLS
5 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (28.57%) Citrix
5 2 (28.57%) MCSA
5 2 (28.57%) LAN
5 2 (28.57%) WAN

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 4 (57.14%) MS Exchange
1 4 (57.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (28.57%) IIS
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) DHCP
2 2 (28.57%) LAN
2 2 (28.57%) WAN
2 2 (28.57%) MPLS
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) VPN
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Server Support
1 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (28.57%) Citrix Support
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) IT Support
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) IT Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Support
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Replication
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (28.57%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
6 1 (14.29%) Windows Vista
6 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (42.86%) MCSE
2 2 (28.57%) MCSA
2 2 (28.57%) MCITP
2 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
2 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) VMware ESX
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) XenApp
2 2 (28.57%) vSphere
3 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 1 (14.29%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
2 1 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (14.29%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 3 (42.86%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) AppSense
2 2 (28.57%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) Symantec
3 1 (14.29%) SonicWALL
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) Dell
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago