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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 8 16 20
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +4
Permanent jobs citing DNS 7 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 13.21% 1.64% 1.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 43.75% 16.67% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 1
Median salary £30,000 £21,500 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+39.53% +7.50%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
DNS
West Midlands

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
16 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 30.19% 9.84% 6.74%
Number of salaries quoted 16 5 6
Median salary £27,000 £32,500 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.92% +62.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £21,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,000 £40,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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
Salary Histogram in Walsall

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Walsall region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

DNS Salary Histogram in Walsall

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, 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 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (90.00%) Windows
3 8 (80.00%) Windows Server
4 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (60.00%) TCP/IP
5 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (50.00%) Citrix
6 5 (50.00%) VMware
6 5 (50.00%) DHCP
7 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (40.00%) Firewall
7 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
7 4 (40.00%) SQL
7 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
8 3 (30.00%) ERP
8 3 (30.00%) VPN
8 3 (30.00%) Cisco
8 3 (30.00%) ITIL
8 3 (30.00%) WAN
8 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
8 3 (30.00%) vSphere
8 3 (30.00%) SCCM
8 3 (30.00%) VLAN
8 3 (30.00%) Office 365
9 2 (20.00%) MCITP
9 2 (20.00%) WatchGuard
9 2 (20.00%) SonicWALL
9 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
9 2 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (20.00%) VMware ESXi

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 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (30.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (50.00%) DHCP
3 4 (40.00%) Firewall
4 3 (30.00%) VLAN
4 3 (30.00%) VPN
4 3 (30.00%) WAN
5 2 (20.00%) LAN
5 2 (20.00%) SAN
6 1 (10.00%) NetScaler
General
1 2 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 1st Line Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Technician
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Support
4 1 (10.00%) Desktop Technician
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support
4 1 (10.00%) IT Technician
4 1 (10.00%) Site Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Support Technician
4 1 (10.00%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (10.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) ERP
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 1 (10.00%) IT Asset Management
2 1 (10.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (10.00%) Presales
2 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
2 1 (10.00%) Server Building
2 1 (10.00%) Server Patching
2 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (10.00%) Software Deployment
2 1 (10.00%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) CCA
1 2 (20.00%) CCNA
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (20.00%) MCITP
1 2 (20.00%) MCSA
1 2 (20.00%) MCSE
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (30.00%) vSphere
4 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (20.00%) XenApp
5 1 (10.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (10.00%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (10.00%) VMware ESX
5 1 (10.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) SCCM
2 1 (10.00%) AirWatch
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Citrix
1 5 (50.00%) VMware
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco
4 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (20.00%) Dell
4 2 (20.00%) HP
4 2 (20.00%) SonicWALL
4 2 (20.00%) WatchGuard
5 1 (10.00%) Apple
5 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds