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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 46 58 68
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +10
Permanent jobs citing DNS 19 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 4.33% 2.38% 0.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.00% 19.64% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 19 8 3
Average salary £30,000 £41,500 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.71% +80.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £33,250 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,300 £28,600
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.40% -1.33%
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
95 56 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Warrington 21.64% 12.10% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 81 43 56
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £39,000 £46,500
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 26 November 2014.

DNS Salary Histogram in Warrington

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 37 (94.87%) DHCP
2 32 (82.05%) Microsoft
3 30 (76.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 30 (76.92%) MCSA
4 29 (74.36%) TCP/IP
5 27 (69.23%) Windows
6 21 (53.85%) Hyper-V
7 20 (51.28%) Windows Server 2008
8 19 (48.72%) Windows Server 2012
8 19 (48.72%) Linux
8 19 (48.72%) MS Exchange
8 19 (48.72%) Windows Server 2003
9 18 (46.15%) VPN
9 18 (46.15%) Windows XP
9 18 (46.15%) MS Office
9 18 (46.15%) MCP
9 18 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2007
10 17 (43.59%) Windows 7
10 17 (43.59%) UNIX
10 17 (43.59%) MS Excel
10 17 (43.59%) MCSE
10 17 (43.59%) MCTS
10 17 (43.59%) MCITP
11 15 (38.46%) VMware
11 15 (38.46%) Active Directory
12 14 (35.90%) Thin Client
12 14 (35.90%) Fat Client
13 12 (30.77%) Network Security
13 12 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
14 7 (17.95%) Dell

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 (48.72%) MS Exchange
2 18 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.56%) Apache
4 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 18 (46.15%) MS Office
2 17 (43.59%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 37 (94.87%) DHCP
2 29 (74.36%) TCP/IP
3 18 (46.15%) VPN
4 12 (30.77%) Network Security
5 4 (10.26%) LAN
5 4 (10.26%) WAN
6 3 (7.69%) SAN
6 3 (7.69%) iSCSI
7 1 (2.56%) LDAP
7 1 (2.56%) Internet
7 1 (2.56%) SSH
7 1 (2.56%) SSL
7 1 (2.56%) SMTP
7 1 (2.56%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 3 (7.69%) Oracle9i Database
1 3 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (7.69%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.56%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 19 (48.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (23.08%) Support Engineer
3 8 (20.51%) Systems Engineer
3 8 (20.51%) IT Support
3 8 (20.51%) IT Support Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 3 (7.69%) Oracle DBA
5 3 (7.69%) SQL DBA
5 3 (7.69%) DBA
5 3 (7.69%) Administrator
6 2 (5.13%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (5.13%) Consultant
7 1 (2.56%) Developer
7 1 (2.56%) 3rd Line Support
7 1 (2.56%) Ruby Developer
7 1 (2.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 14 (35.90%) Thin Client
1 14 (35.90%) Fat Client
2 3 (7.69%) Replication
3 1 (2.56%) Clustering
3 1 (2.56%) Life Science
3 1 (2.56%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 27 (69.23%) Windows
2 20 (51.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (48.72%) Windows Server 2003
3 19 (48.72%) Linux
3 19 (48.72%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (46.15%) Windows XP
5 17 (43.59%) UNIX
5 17 (43.59%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.56%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.56%) Windows Vista
6 1 (2.56%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (10.26%) Change Management
2 3 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (7.69%) Service Management
3 1 (2.56%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (2.56%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.69%) PL/SQL
1 3 (7.69%) SQL
1 3 (7.69%) T-SQL
2 1 (2.56%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 30 (76.92%) MCSA
1 30 (76.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (46.15%) MCP
3 17 (43.59%) MCSE
3 17 (43.59%) MCTS
3 17 (43.59%) MCITP
4 6 (15.38%) Degree
System Software
1 21 (53.85%) Hyper-V
2 15 (38.46%) Active Directory
3 12 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (7.69%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.56%) XenApp
5 1 (2.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) Backup Exec
1 3 (7.69%) WSUS
1 3 (7.69%) SCOM
1 3 (7.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (2.56%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 32 (82.05%) Microsoft
2 15 (38.46%) VMware
3 7 (17.95%) Dell
4 5 (12.82%) Citrix
5 4 (10.26%) Symantec
6 3 (7.69%) Oracle
6 3 (7.69%) CommVault
7 2 (5.13%) NetApp
7 2 (5.13%) Cisco
8 1 (2.56%) Sophos
8 1 (2.56%) SonicWALL