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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 51 44 63
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +19
Permanent jobs citing DNS 16 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 3.52% 1.43% 0.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.78% 9.80% 3.64%
Number of salaries quoted 16 3 2
Average salary £23,500 £35,000 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.85% +18.64%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
90 51 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 19.82% 14.61% 10.87%
Number of salaries quoted 79 23 50
Average salary £29,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 22 September 2014.

DNS Salary Histogram in Warrington

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 26 (68.42%) TCP/IP
1 26 (68.42%) Microsoft
1 26 (68.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (65.79%) DHCP
2 25 (65.79%) Linux
3 23 (60.53%) MCSA
4 21 (55.26%) Windows
5 19 (50.00%) MS Exchange
5 19 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (47.37%) Windows 7
6 18 (47.37%) MS Excel
6 18 (47.37%) VPN
6 18 (47.37%) MCSE
6 18 (47.37%) MS Office
6 18 (47.37%) Windows Server 2003
6 18 (47.37%) MCTS
7 16 (42.11%) MCP
7 16 (42.11%) Hyper-V
7 16 (42.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (39.47%) UNIX
8 15 (39.47%) Windows XP
8 15 (39.47%) MCITP
8 15 (39.47%) Exchange Server 2007
9 11 (28.95%) Active Directory
10 10 (26.32%) VMware
11 9 (23.68%) Clustering
11 9 (23.68%) SSH
11 9 (23.68%) Device Driver
11 9 (23.68%) Shell Script
11 9 (23.68%) SSL

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 19 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 15 (39.47%) Exchange Server 2007
3 9 (23.68%) Apache
3 9 (23.68%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 18 (47.37%) MS Excel
1 18 (47.37%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 26 (68.42%) TCP/IP
2 25 (65.79%) DHCP
3 18 (47.37%) VPN
4 9 (23.68%) SSH
4 9 (23.68%) SSL
4 9 (23.68%) Kerberos
4 9 (23.68%) LDAP
5 8 (21.05%) Network Security
6 5 (13.16%) LAN
6 5 (13.16%) WAN
7 3 (7.89%) SAN
7 3 (7.89%) Firewall
8 1 (2.63%) Internet
8 1 (2.63%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (7.89%) Oracle Database
1 3 (7.89%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (7.89%) Oracle9i Database
1 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
1 3 (7.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (7.89%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (7.89%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (7.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.63%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 15 (39.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (36.84%) Support Engineer
3 11 (28.95%) IT Support Engineer
3 11 (28.95%) IT Support
4 7 (18.42%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 6 (15.79%) Platform Engineer
6 5 (13.16%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Ruby Developer
7 3 (7.89%) DBA
7 3 (7.89%) Administrator
7 3 (7.89%) Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Oracle DBA
7 3 (7.89%) SQL DBA
8 2 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 1 (2.63%) 1st Line Support Engineer
9 1 (2.63%) 1st Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.68%) Clustering
1 9 (23.68%) Device Driver
2 7 (18.42%) Fat Client
2 7 (18.42%) Thin Client
3 3 (7.89%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 25 (65.79%) Linux
2 21 (55.26%) Windows
3 19 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (47.37%) Windows 7
4 18 (47.37%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (42.11%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (39.47%) UNIX
6 15 (39.47%) Windows XP
7 9 (23.68%) FreeBSD
8 3 (7.89%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.68%) Multithreading
2 3 (7.89%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (7.89%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (7.89%) Service Management
3 2 (5.26%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (23.68%) Shell Script
1 9 (23.68%) Ruby
2 3 (7.89%) PL/SQL
2 3 (7.89%) SQL
2 3 (7.89%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (68.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (60.53%) MCSA
3 18 (47.37%) MCSE
3 18 (47.37%) MCTS
4 16 (42.11%) MCP
5 15 (39.47%) MCITP
6 3 (7.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (7.89%) Degree
System Software
1 16 (42.11%) Hyper-V
2 11 (28.95%) Active Directory
3 7 (18.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (10.53%) vSphere
5 3 (7.89%) VMware ESX
Vendors
1 26 (68.42%) Microsoft
2 10 (26.32%) VMware
3 3 (7.89%) Cisco
3 3 (7.89%) Dell
3 3 (7.89%) Oracle