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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 16 - 18
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing DNS 5 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 5.32% - 3.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 35.71% - 33.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 3
Median salary £31,000 - £20,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.38%
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
14 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 14.89% 14.71% 10.84%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 9
Median salary £31,000 £34,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.48% -19.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,450 £26,050 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £40,000
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 25 June 2016.

DNS Salary Histogram in Walsall

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (92.86%) DHCP
2 13 (92.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (78.57%) TCP/IP
4 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (71.43%) Firewall
5 9 (64.29%) Windows XP
6 8 (57.14%) Veeam
7 7 (50.00%) Hyper-V
7 7 (50.00%) Windows Server
8 6 (42.86%) Windows 10
8 6 (42.86%) Virtual Servers
8 6 (42.86%) Network Management
8 6 (42.86%) Office 365
8 6 (42.86%) Windows 8
8 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (42.86%) Windows 2000 Server
8 6 (42.86%) Cisco IOS
8 6 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (42.86%) Cisco
8 6 (42.86%) Tcl
8 6 (42.86%) OSPF
8 6 (42.86%) Sophos
9 5 (35.71%) Citrix
9 5 (35.71%) WAN
9 5 (35.71%) VMware
10 4 (28.57%) XenApp
10 4 (28.57%) Microsoft

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 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2003
1 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 2 (14.29%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (42.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (92.86%) DHCP
2 11 (78.57%) TCP/IP
3 10 (71.43%) Firewall
4 6 (42.86%) Cisco IOS
4 6 (42.86%) OSPF
4 6 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (35.71%) WAN
6 3 (21.43%) LAN
6 3 (21.43%) SAN
7 2 (14.29%) Ethernet
7 2 (14.29%) NetScaler
7 2 (14.29%) VLAN
7 2 (14.29%) VPN
8 1 (7.14%) NAS
General
1 2 (14.29%) Back Office
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Architect
1 6 (42.86%) Senior Architect
1 6 (42.86%) Senior Technical Architect
1 6 (42.86%) Technical Architect
2 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (21.43%) Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Technician
3 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Server Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Support Technician
3 2 (14.29%) VMware Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) 1st/2nd Line Support Technician
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Clustering
1 1 (7.14%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (92.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (64.29%) Windows XP
5 7 (50.00%) Windows Server
6 6 (42.86%) Windows 10
6 6 (42.86%) Windows 2000 Server
6 6 (42.86%) Windows 8
6 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
8 1 (7.14%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (42.86%) Network Management
2 2 (14.29%) Server Building
2 2 (14.29%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (7.14%) IT Asset Management
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL
3 1 (7.14%) Process Improvement
3 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.14%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
System Software
1 14 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 6 (42.86%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (28.57%) XenApp
5 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (14.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (14.29%) Terminal Services
6 2 (14.29%) VMware ESX
6 2 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (14.29%) vSphere
6 2 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) SCCM
2 2 (14.29%) Backup Exec
3 1 (7.14%) AirWatch
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 8 (57.14%) Veeam
2 6 (42.86%) Cisco
2 6 (42.86%) Sophos
3 5 (35.71%) Citrix
3 5 (35.71%) VMware
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 3 (21.43%) Symantec
6 1 (7.14%) Apple
6 1 (7.14%) Kaspersky
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Colossus Associates
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