The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Walsall region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Domain Name System (DNS)
West Midlands / Walsall
Rank - 22 16
Permanent jobs citing DNS 0 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall - 2.21% 5.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 25.00% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Median salary - £24,250 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -16.37%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%

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

Communications & Networking Category
Walsall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
4 12 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 12.90% 8.82% 15.07%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 7
Median salary £32,500 £27,500 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.18% +1.85%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

The demand trend of job ads across the Walsall region citing DNS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

DNS
Salary Trend in Walsall

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

DNS Salary Trend in Walsall

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT jobs citing DNS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Walsall region with a requirement for DNS.

1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
3 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
4 3 (50.00%) DHCP
4 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) Citrix
4 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (50.00%) Office 365
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (33.33%) SCCM
5 2 (33.33%) SolarWinds
5 2 (33.33%) Patch Management
5 2 (33.33%) Server Patching
5 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (33.33%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (33.33%) ERP
5 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
6 1 (16.67%) VPN
6 1 (16.67%) ITIL
6 1 (16.67%) MCSE
6 1 (16.67%) MCSA
6 1 (16.67%) CCA

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) DHCP
1 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) VLAN
2 1 (16.67%) VPN
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ERP
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 2 (33.33%) Patch Management
1 2 (33.33%) Server Patching
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCA
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (16.67%) MCITP
1 1 (16.67%) MCSA
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (33.33%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (16.67%) vSphere
4 1 (16.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) Citrix
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) SolarWinds
4 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
4 1 (16.67%) Dell
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) SonicWALL
4 1 (16.67%) WatchGuard