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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 22 23 16
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Permanent jobs citing DNS 3 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 2.65% 8.61% 6.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.11% 20.63% 14.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 5
Average salary £27,750 £39,500 £20,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.74% +97.50%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Communications & Networking Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
27 63 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 23.89% 41.72% 41.46%
Number of salaries quoted 24 57 31
Average salary £25,000 £32,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.48% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £42,500
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
Salary Histogram in Wakefield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Wakefield region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

DNS Salary Histogram in Wakefield

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) DHCP
2 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
4 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
4 3 (42.86%) IIS
4 3 (42.86%) MS Office
4 3 (42.86%) ITIL
4 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
4 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
4 3 (42.86%) Publishing
4 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
5 2 (28.57%) Change Control
5 2 (28.57%) Degree
5 2 (28.57%) Law
5 2 (28.57%) Citrix
5 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
5 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
5 2 (28.57%) .NET
5 2 (28.57%) Oracle
6 1 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (14.29%) LAN
6 1 (14.29%) WAN
6 1 (14.29%) FTP
6 1 (14.29%) VPN
6 1 (14.29%) SSL
6 1 (14.29%) Avaya

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 3 (42.86%) IIS
1 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
3 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (14.29%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Office
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) DHCP
2 1 (14.29%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) WAN
2 1 (14.29%) FTP
2 1 (14.29%) VPN
2 1 (14.29%) SSL
2 1 (14.29%) SAN
2 1 (14.29%) Internet
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (42.86%) Publishing
2 2 (28.57%) Law
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Service Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) 2nd Line Support
1 3 (42.86%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Support Technician
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Support
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Support
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Services Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Replication
1 1 (14.29%) Celerra
1 1 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Change Control
3 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 2 (28.57%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Terminal Server
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Citrix
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Avaya
3 1 (14.29%) Symantec
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) EMC
3 1 (14.29%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) WatchGuard
3 1 (14.29%) ProCurve