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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 21 20 27
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +7
Permanent jobs citing DNS 3 16 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 3.06% 7.21% 1.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.34% 36.36% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 2
Average salary £65,000 £21,000 £25,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+209.52% -16.83%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
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
29 44 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 29.59% 19.82% 30.77%
Number of salaries quoted 23 29 28
Average salary £31,250 £25,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -34.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £20,000 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £38,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 4 September 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Wakefield

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) CCNA
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) LAN
2 5 (62.50%) WAN
3 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (50.00%) VPN
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco
4 3 (37.50%) CCNP
4 3 (37.50%) WLAN
4 3 (37.50%) OSPF
4 3 (37.50%) Siemens
4 3 (37.50%) DHCP
4 3 (37.50%) BGP
4 3 (37.50%) EIGRP
4 3 (37.50%) Change Management
4 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
4 3 (37.50%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (37.50%) Wireless
4 3 (37.50%) VLAN
4 3 (37.50%) IP Telephony
5 2 (25.00%) vSphere
5 2 (25.00%) Backup Exec
5 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
5 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 1 (12.50%) IIS
6 1 (12.50%) MCP

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) ColdFusion
2 1 (12.50%) WordPress
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) LAN
1 5 (62.50%) WAN
2 4 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (50.00%) VPN
3 3 (37.50%) OSPF
3 3 (37.50%) BGP
3 3 (37.50%) EIGRP
3 3 (37.50%) DHCP
3 3 (37.50%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (37.50%) Wireless
3 3 (37.50%) IP Telephony
3 3 (37.50%) VLAN
3 3 (37.50%) WLAN
4 1 (12.50%) NAS
4 1 (12.50%) PBX
4 1 (12.50%) VoIP
4 1 (12.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) MySQL
General
1 3 (37.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Network Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Support Technician
2 2 (25.00%) IT Support Technician
2 2 (25.00%) IT Support
3 1 (12.50%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
3 1 (12.50%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 1 (12.50%) PHP Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) LAMP
1 1 (12.50%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
2 1 (12.50%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Change Management
2 1 (12.50%) MVC
2 1 (12.50%) Content Management
2 1 (12.50%) OOP
2 1 (12.50%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
1 1 (12.50%) PHP
1 1 (12.50%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) CCNA
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (37.50%) CCNP
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (12.50%) MCP
3 1 (12.50%) MCSE
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (25.00%) vSphere
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Siemens
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) Apple
3 1 (12.50%) Symantec
3 1 (12.50%) Sophos
3 1 (12.50%) VMware
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago