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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 17 16 22
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Permanent jobs citing DNS 9 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 8.49% 1.52% 3.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 50.00% 11.11% 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 3
Median salary £45,000 - £20,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +2.85%
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
18 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 16.98% 13.64% 9.38%
Number of salaries quoted 16 6 9
Median salary £45,000 £32,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -23.52%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
Salary Histogram in Walsall

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Walsall region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

DNS Salary Histogram in Walsall

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) DHCP
1 12 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 12 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (91.67%) TCP/IP
3 9 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 9 (75.00%) Firewall
4 8 (66.67%) Windows XP
4 8 (66.67%) Veeam
5 7 (58.33%) Hyper-V
6 6 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (50.00%) Network Management
6 6 (50.00%) Office 365
6 6 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
6 6 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
6 6 (50.00%) Cisco
6 6 (50.00%) Tcl
6 6 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
6 6 (50.00%) OSPF
6 6 (50.00%) Sophos
6 6 (50.00%) Windows 8
6 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (50.00%) Windows 10
6 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
7 5 (41.67%) VMware
7 5 (41.67%) Citrix
8 4 (33.33%) XenApp
9 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
9 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
9 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure

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 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (16.67%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
2 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) DHCP
2 11 (91.67%) TCP/IP
3 9 (75.00%) Firewall
4 6 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
4 6 (50.00%) OSPF
4 6 (50.00%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (25.00%) SAN
5 3 (25.00%) WAN
6 2 (16.67%) Ethernet
6 2 (16.67%) NetScaler
6 2 (16.67%) VLAN
6 2 (16.67%) VPN
7 1 (8.33%) LAN
7 1 (8.33%) NAS
General
1 2 (16.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Architect
1 6 (50.00%) Senior Architect
1 6 (50.00%) Senior Technical Architect
1 6 (50.00%) Technical Architect
2 3 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Server Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support Technician
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Technician
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Clustering
1 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (66.67%) Windows XP
4 6 (50.00%) Windows 10
4 6 (50.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 6 (50.00%) Windows 8
4 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (50.00%) Network Management
2 2 (16.67%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree
System Software
1 12 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (58.33%) Hyper-V
3 4 (33.33%) XenApp
4 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (16.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (16.67%) Terminal Services
5 2 (16.67%) VMware ESX
5 2 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (16.67%) vSphere
5 2 (16.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Backup Exec
1 2 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Veeam
2 6 (50.00%) Cisco
2 6 (50.00%) Sophos
3 5 (41.67%) Citrix
3 5 (41.67%) VMware
4 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (25.00%) Symantec
5 1 (8.33%) Kaspersky