The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Wakefield region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 25 27 6
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -21
Permanent jobs citing DNS 8 1 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 4.19% 0.89% 32.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.24% 3.57% 67.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 29
Average salary £21,000 £23,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.69% -37.83%
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.33% +7.14%
Communications & Networking Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
33 28 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 17.28% 25.00% 47.97%
Number of salaries quoted 21 25 48
Average salary £25,000 £38,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.21% +2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £40,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
DNS
West Yorkshire

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 24 July 2014, 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) DHCP
2 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
3 8 (72.73%) Citrix
4 7 (63.64%) MS Exchange
4 7 (63.64%) SQL
4 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (54.55%) SharePoint
5 6 (54.55%) PowerShell
5 6 (54.55%) Change Control
5 6 (54.55%) Degree
5 6 (54.55%) VB.NET
5 6 (54.55%) .NET
5 6 (54.55%) Oracle
5 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
5 6 (54.55%) IIS
5 6 (54.55%) Publishing
6 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
7 2 (18.18%) MS Office
7 2 (18.18%) ITIL
7 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
7 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
7 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
7 2 (18.18%) AppSense
7 2 (18.18%) SCCM
7 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
8 1 (9.09%) vSphere
8 1 (9.09%) Lync
8 1 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 7 (63.64%) MS Exchange
2 6 (54.55%) SharePoint
2 6 (54.55%) IIS
3 1 (9.09%) Lync
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) DHCP
2 1 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) Wireless
2 1 (9.09%) SAN
2 1 (9.09%) Internet
2 1 (9.09%) LAN
2 1 (9.09%) WAN
2 1 (9.09%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) Crystal Reports
General
1 6 (54.55%) Publishing
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) Technical Support
1 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
1 2 (18.18%) Service Analyst
1 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support
1 2 (18.18%) Technical Analyst
1 2 (18.18%) Service Desk Analyst
1 2 (18.18%) Analyst
1 2 (18.18%) Technical Services Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Support Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Citrix Support Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Citrix Server Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Citrix Support
2 1 (9.09%) Server Support
2 1 (9.09%) Server Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Server Support Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Citrix Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (9.09%) Celerra
1 1 (9.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Change Control
2 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 6 (54.55%) PowerShell
2 6 (54.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) vSphere
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) SCCM
2 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 8 (72.73%) Citrix
3 6 (54.55%) Oracle
4 2 (18.18%) AppSense
5 1 (9.09%) ProCurve
5 1 (9.09%) WatchGuard
5 1 (9.09%) VMware
5 1 (9.09%) Avaya
5 1 (9.09%) Symantec
5 1 (9.09%) HP
5 1 (9.09%) EMC
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary on application
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