The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Welwyn Garden City region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 16 - 39
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing DNS 20 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 12.82% - 2.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.97% - 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 6
Average salary £46,250 - £26,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 - £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 - £66,250
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
DNS
Hertfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Welwyn Garden City
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
77 20 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 49.36% 27.40% 21.60%
Number of salaries quoted 42 11 53
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £70,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

DNS
Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

DNS Salary Trend in Welwyn Garden City

DNS
Salary Histogram in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Welwyn Garden City region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Welwyn Garden City

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 19 (95.00%) Windows
2 15 (75.00%) DHCP
2 15 (75.00%) VMware
3 14 (70.00%) HP
3 14 (70.00%) Citrix
4 13 (65.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 11 (55.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (55.00%) SCCM
5 11 (55.00%) Dell
6 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
7 9 (45.00%) ITIL
7 9 (45.00%) Cisco
7 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
7 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (40.00%) Hyper-V
9 7 (35.00%) vSphere
9 7 (35.00%) TCP/IP
9 7 (35.00%) SAN
10 5 (25.00%) MCSE
10 5 (25.00%) VMware ESX
10 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (25.00%) Migration
11 4 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (20.00%) Load Balancing
11 4 (20.00%) Finance
11 4 (20.00%) SLA
12 3 (15.00%) Sun
12 3 (15.00%) IBM
12 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
12 3 (15.00%) Firewall

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 2 (10.00%) IIS
2 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (75.00%) DHCP
2 7 (35.00%) TCP/IP
2 7 (35.00%) SAN
3 3 (15.00%) Firewall
4 2 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (10.00%) VPN
4 2 (10.00%) Ethernet
4 2 (10.00%) Broadband
5 1 (5.00%) LAN
5 1 (5.00%) WAN
5 1 (5.00%) Internet
5 1 (5.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Retail
2 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Data Centre Engineer
1 4 (20.00%) Administrator
2 3 (15.00%) Data Centre Specialist
3 2 (10.00%) Wintel Administrator
3 2 (10.00%) Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Field Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Security Analyst
3 2 (10.00%) Field Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Citrix Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) COM
1 1 (5.00%) Web Services
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
1 1 (5.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 2 (10.00%) Replication
2 2 (10.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 19 (95.00%) Windows
2 11 (55.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (45.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.00%) Linux
5 1 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) ITIL
2 5 (25.00%) Migration
3 4 (20.00%) Load Balancing
4 3 (15.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (15.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (10.00%) DDoS Mitigation
5 2 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (10.00%) Protective Monitoring
5 2 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (10.00%) Resource Management
5 2 (10.00%) High Availability
5 2 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (10.00%) Network Load Balancing
5 2 (10.00%) Supplier Management
5 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.00%) Ethical Hacking
5 2 (10.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 2 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Project Management
5 2 (10.00%) Information Security Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) VBScript
1 2 (10.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) MCSE
1 5 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (15.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (10.00%) PCI QSA
4 2 (10.00%) CISM
4 2 (10.00%) CISSP
5 1 (5.00%) CCA
5 1 (5.00%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) SLA
2 2 (10.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 13 (65.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 8 (40.00%) Hyper-V
4 7 (35.00%) vSphere
5 5 (25.00%) VMware ESX
6 3 (15.00%) Firmware
6 3 (15.00%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (10.00%) VMware Server
7 2 (10.00%) XenApp
8 1 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (5.00%) XenServer
8 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (55.00%) SCCM
2 2 (10.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) VMware
2 14 (70.00%) HP
2 14 (70.00%) Citrix
3 11 (55.00%) Dell
4 9 (45.00%) Cisco
4 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (15.00%) Sun
5 3 (15.00%) IBM
5 3 (15.00%) Veritas
5 3 (15.00%) Fujitsu
6 2 (10.00%) Splunk
6 2 (10.00%) Tripwire
6 2 (10.00%) BT
6 2 (10.00%) NetApp
7 1 (5.00%) Red Hat