The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Walsall region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank - 16 -
Permanent jobs citing DNS 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall - 1.59% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 14.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £20,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
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
3 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 3.70% 11.11% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 5
Average salary £40,000 £22,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+81.81% -26.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DNS across the Walsall region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 20 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Walsall 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 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 2000 Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Walsall 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 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) IT Support
2 2 (66.67%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (33.33%) Administrator
3 1 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) IT Administrator
3 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 2000 Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware