The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 38 39 56
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +17
Permanent jobs citing DNS 18 26 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 4.77% 5.74% 2.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 33.96% 23.01% 21.05%
Number of salaries quoted 18 22 12
Average salary £22,000 £28,250 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.12% -31.92%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
DNS
Cheshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Warrington
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
53 113 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 14.06% 24.94% 13.29%
Number of salaries quoted 44 98 53
Average salary £25,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.33% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £19,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £67,500 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DNS across the Warrington region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

DNS
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

DNS Salary Trend in Warrington

DNS
Salary Histogram in Warrington

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Warrington region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

DNS Salary Histogram in Warrington

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 48 (71.64%) VMware
2 47 (70.15%) Cisco
3 44 (65.67%) DHCP
4 42 (62.69%) Active Directory
4 42 (62.69%) MS Exchange
5 38 (56.72%) TCP/IP
6 35 (52.24%) LAN
6 35 (52.24%) Windows
6 35 (52.24%) Cisco Certification
6 35 (52.24%) Citrix
7 32 (47.76%) VPN
7 32 (47.76%) VMware Infrastructure
7 32 (47.76%) Hyper-V
8 31 (46.27%) Windows Server
9 28 (41.79%) Windows Server 2012
9 28 (41.79%) Windows Server 2008
9 28 (41.79%) Microsoft
10 26 (38.81%) Microsoft Certification
10 26 (38.81%) Firewall
11 25 (37.31%) CCNA
11 25 (37.31%) WAN
11 25 (37.31%) MCSE
11 25 (37.31%) MS Excel
12 24 (35.82%) MCSA
12 24 (35.82%) Exchange Server 2010
13 23 (34.33%) Windows 7
13 23 (34.33%) MCP
13 23 (34.33%) Windows XP
13 23 (34.33%) IIS
13 23 (34.33%) MS Office

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Warrington 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 42 (62.69%) MS Exchange
2 24 (35.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 23 (34.33%) IIS
4 22 (32.84%) Exchange Server 2013
4 22 (32.84%) SharePoint
Applications
1 25 (37.31%) MS Excel
2 23 (34.33%) MS Office
3 1 (1.49%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 44 (65.67%) DHCP
2 38 (56.72%) TCP/IP
3 35 (52.24%) LAN
4 32 (47.76%) VPN
5 26 (38.81%) Firewall
6 25 (37.31%) WAN
7 22 (32.84%) VoIP
8 18 (26.87%) Wireless
9 14 (20.90%) VLAN
10 13 (19.40%) SAN
10 13 (19.40%) SSL
11 11 (16.42%) Cisco Nexus
11 11 (16.42%) iSCSI
12 9 (13.43%) Network Security
13 8 (11.94%) BGP
13 8 (11.94%) FCoE
13 8 (11.94%) Fibre Channel
13 8 (11.94%) HTTP
13 8 (11.94%) OSPF
14 5 (7.46%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (29.85%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.46%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 6 (8.96%) Advertising
2 3 (4.48%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.49%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 38 (56.72%) IT Engineer
2 28 (41.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 26 (38.81%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 24 (35.82%) IT Support
5 23 (34.33%) Support Engineer
6 22 (32.84%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 22 (32.84%) IT Support Engineer
7 17 (25.37%) Systems Engineer
8 14 (20.90%) Network Engineer
9 13 (19.40%) Citrix Engineer
10 8 (11.94%) Network Security Engineer
10 8 (11.94%) Security Engineer
10 8 (11.94%) Senior Network Engineer
10 8 (11.94%) Senior Network Security Engineer
10 8 (11.94%) Senior Security Engineer
11 6 (8.96%) VMware Engineer
12 5 (7.46%) Citrix Systems Engineer
12 5 (7.46%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
13 4 (5.97%) Citrix Specialist
13 4 (5.97%) VMware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.48%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.94%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (2.99%) Life Science
2 2 (2.99%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.49%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.49%) EMC VMAX
3 1 (1.49%) Tandem
3 1 (1.49%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 35 (52.24%) Windows
2 31 (46.27%) Windows Server
3 28 (41.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 28 (41.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (34.33%) Windows 7
4 23 (34.33%) Windows XP
5 2 (2.99%) Linux
5 2 (2.99%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.49%) CentOS
6 1 (1.49%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.49%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (11.94%) E-Commerce
1 8 (11.94%) ITIL
1 8 (11.94%) Load Balancing
2 5 (7.46%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (7.46%) Security Patching
3 4 (5.97%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (5.97%) Mentoring
3 4 (5.97%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (5.97%) Service Continuity Management
4 3 (4.48%) High Availability
4 3 (4.48%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (4.48%) Service Delivery
5 2 (2.99%) Service Management
5 2 (2.99%) WAN Optimisation
6 1 (1.49%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (1.49%) Incident Management
6 1 (1.49%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (1.49%) Line Management
6 1 (1.49%) Problem Management
6 1 (1.49%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.97%) SQL
2 3 (4.48%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.49%) C#
3 1 (1.49%) VB
Qualifications
1 35 (52.24%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (38.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 25 (37.31%) CCNA
3 25 (37.31%) MCSE
4 24 (35.82%) MCSA
5 23 (34.33%) MCP
6 22 (32.84%) MCITP
6 22 (32.84%) MCTS
7 11 (16.42%) CCNP
8 8 (11.94%) CCIE
9 5 (7.46%) CCA
9 5 (7.46%) Citrix Certification
10 4 (5.97%) Degree
11 3 (4.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (1.49%) A+ Certification
System Software
1 42 (62.69%) Active Directory
2 32 (47.76%) Hyper-V
2 32 (47.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (7.46%) XenApp
4 3 (4.48%) vSphere
5 2 (2.99%) VMware ESX
5 2 (2.99%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.49%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (1.49%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 22 (32.84%) SCCM
2 1 (1.49%) WSUS
Vendors
1 48 (71.64%) VMware
2 47 (70.15%) Cisco
3 35 (52.24%) Citrix
4 28 (41.79%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.49%) 3PAR
5 1 (1.49%) Avaya
5 1 (1.49%) Axway
5 1 (1.49%) EMC
5 1 (1.49%) Google
5 1 (1.49%) Sophos