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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 39 62 57
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -5
Permanent jobs citing DNS 23 12 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 4.96% 2.29% 0.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.33% 13.04% 4.23%
Number of salaries quoted 17 10 3
Average salary £19,000 £30,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.66% +39.53%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -6.66%
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
103 92 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 22.20% 17.52% 21.32%
Number of salaries quoted 85 74 52
Average salary £36,000 £38,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.49% +28.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £26,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £39,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 March 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Warrington

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 45 (97.83%) DHCP
2 40 (86.96%) Windows
3 33 (71.74%) Microsoft
4 32 (69.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 30 (65.22%) VPN
6 27 (58.70%) TCP/IP
7 24 (52.17%) MCSA
7 24 (52.17%) MS Excel
7 24 (52.17%) Microsoft Certification
7 24 (52.17%) VMware
8 23 (50.00%) Active Directory
9 22 (47.83%) MS Office
10 20 (43.48%) Windows 7
11 19 (41.30%) VMware Infrastructure
12 18 (39.13%) MCITP
12 18 (39.13%) MCP
12 18 (39.13%) MCSE
13 16 (34.78%) Citrix
14 15 (32.61%) UNIX
14 15 (32.61%) Linux
15 13 (28.26%) Windows XP
16 12 (26.09%) MS Exchange
16 12 (26.09%) SQL Server
16 12 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
17 11 (23.91%) LAN
17 11 (23.91%) WAN
17 11 (23.91%) Cisco
18 10 (21.74%) Hyper-V
18 10 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
19 9 (19.57%) Fat Client

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 12 (26.09%) MS Exchange
2 7 (15.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (10.87%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 24 (52.17%) MS Excel
2 22 (47.83%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 45 (97.83%) DHCP
2 30 (65.22%) VPN
3 27 (58.70%) TCP/IP
4 11 (23.91%) LAN
4 11 (23.91%) WAN
5 8 (17.39%) VoIP
6 7 (15.22%) Network Security
7 6 (13.04%) SAN
7 6 (13.04%) Firewall
8 5 (10.87%) VLAN
8 5 (10.87%) DMZ
9 4 (8.70%) Wireless
10 3 (6.52%) Broadband
10 3 (6.52%) iSCSI
11 2 (4.35%) FTP
12 1 (2.17%) SMTP
12 1 (2.17%) Wireshark
12 1 (2.17%) Internet
12 1 (2.17%) SSL
12 1 (2.17%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (26.09%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle9i Database
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) JMeter
General
1 2 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (32.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (30.43%) 3rd Line Support
3 12 (26.09%) Analyst
4 11 (23.91%) Support Engineer
5 10 (21.74%) 1st Line Support
5 10 (21.74%) Service Analyst
5 10 (21.74%) 2nd Line Support
5 10 (21.74%) Service Desk Analyst
5 10 (21.74%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (10.87%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) Systems Engineer
7 4 (8.70%) Technical Support
8 3 (6.52%) Consultant
8 3 (6.52%) 3rd Line Technical Support
9 2 (4.35%) IT Support Engineer
9 2 (4.35%) IT Support
9 2 (4.35%) Technical Consultant
9 2 (4.35%) Technical Analyst
9 2 (4.35%) Support Analyst
10 1 (2.17%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.57%) Thin Client
1 9 (19.57%) Fat Client
2 1 (2.17%) Replication
2 1 (2.17%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 40 (86.96%) Windows
2 32 (69.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (43.48%) Windows 7
4 15 (32.61%) UNIX
4 15 (32.61%) Linux
5 13 (28.26%) Windows XP
6 12 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (6.52%) Windows 8
9 1 (2.17%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (6.52%) ITIL
1 3 (6.52%) Project Management
2 2 (4.35%) Service Delivery
2 2 (4.35%) Change Management
2 2 (4.35%) Security Management
3 1 (2.17%) Migration
3 1 (2.17%) Network Design
3 1 (2.17%) Software Engineering
3 1 (2.17%) Load Balancing
3 1 (2.17%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (2.17%) ITIL V3
3 1 (2.17%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (2.17%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (2.17%) Service Management
3 1 (2.17%) CRM
3 1 (2.17%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.35%) SQL
2 1 (2.17%) T-SQL
2 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.17%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (52.17%) MCSA
1 24 (52.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (39.13%) MCP
2 18 (39.13%) MCSE
2 18 (39.13%) MCITP
3 8 (17.39%) MCTS
4 6 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (10.87%) CCNA
6 4 (8.70%) Degree
7 1 (2.17%) CCSE
7 1 (2.17%) JNCIP
7 1 (2.17%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 19 (41.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (21.74%) Hyper-V
4 6 (13.04%) XenApp
5 4 (8.70%) XenDesktop
6 3 (6.52%) XenServer
7 1 (2.17%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (10.87%) WSUS
2 3 (6.52%) SCOM
2 3 (6.52%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 3 (6.52%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.17%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 33 (71.74%) Microsoft
2 24 (52.17%) VMware
3 16 (34.78%) Citrix
4 11 (23.91%) Cisco
5 8 (17.39%) Avaya
6 6 (13.04%) Juniper
7 4 (8.70%) Dell
7 4 (8.70%) Symantec
8 3 (6.52%) Toshiba
8 3 (6.52%) BT
8 3 (6.52%) CommVault
9 2 (4.35%) NetApp
9 2 (4.35%) McAfee
10 1 (2.17%) Sophos
10 1 (2.17%) Sourcefire
10 1 (2.17%) Fortinet
10 1 (2.17%) SonicWALL
10 1 (2.17%) F5
10 1 (2.17%) CheckPoint
10 1 (2.17%) Oracle