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

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 24 40 21
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -19
Permanent jobs citing DNS 5 3 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 3.82% 1.28% 3.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.00% 5.00% 10.71%
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 2
Average salary £25,000 £35,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +55.55%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
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
50 60 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 38.17% 25.53% 30.11%
Number of salaries quoted 41 54 26
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +44.44%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 10 February 2016, 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) DHCP
2 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
4 3 (50.00%) VMware
4 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
5 2 (33.33%) Firewall
6 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (16.67%) Clustering
6 1 (16.67%) HP
6 1 (16.67%) Citrix
6 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (16.67%) Avaya
6 1 (16.67%) NetApp
6 1 (16.67%) Cisco
6 1 (16.67%) SQL
6 1 (16.67%) ITIL
6 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
6 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
6 1 (16.67%) VoIP
6 1 (16.67%) Veeam
6 1 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (16.67%) High Availability
6 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (16.67%) Meraki
6 1 (16.67%) Brocade
6 1 (16.67%) VLAN

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) DHCP
2 5 (83.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 1 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (16.67%) VLAN
4 1 (16.67%) VoIP
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Support Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Support Technician
1 4 (66.67%) Technical Support
2 3 (50.00%) Technical Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Technical Support Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Technician
4 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) High Availability
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) Xen
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Avaya
2 1 (16.67%) Brocade
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) Draytek
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) Meraki
2 1 (16.67%) NetApp
2 1 (16.67%) Veeam
2 1 (16.67%) WatchGuard
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Wakefield
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago