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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 12 18 29
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +11
Permanent jobs citing DNS 13 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 11.61% 5.62% 3.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.55% 25.00% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 5
Average salary £47,500 £30,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.73% +17.30%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
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
44 20 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 39.29% 22.47% 21.74%
Number of salaries quoted 19 19 26
Average salary £47,500 £43,250 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.82% -24.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £30,800 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £70,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 26 (96.30%) Windows
2 20 (74.07%) VMware
3 19 (70.37%) DHCP
3 19 (70.37%) HP
4 18 (66.67%) Citrix
5 17 (62.96%) VMware Infrastructure
6 16 (59.26%) SCCM
7 15 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (51.85%) Dell
8 14 (51.85%) Active Directory
8 14 (51.85%) ITIL
9 13 (48.15%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (44.44%) Hyper-V
10 12 (44.44%) SAN
10 12 (44.44%) Server Hardening
10 12 (44.44%) Server Building
11 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
12 10 (37.04%) Data Centre
13 9 (33.33%) Cisco
13 9 (33.33%) TCP/IP
14 7 (25.93%) vSphere
15 6 (22.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 5 (18.52%) VMware ESX
16 5 (18.52%) Migration
16 5 (18.52%) MCSE
16 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
16 5 (18.52%) Firewall
17 4 (14.81%) Finance
17 4 (14.81%) IIS
17 4 (14.81%) SLA

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 4 (14.81%) IIS
2 2 (7.41%) JBoss
2 2 (7.41%) Apache
2 2 (7.41%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Office
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (70.37%) DHCP
2 12 (44.44%) SAN
3 9 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 5 (18.52%) Firewall
5 3 (11.11%) NAS
6 2 (7.41%) tcpdump
6 2 (7.41%) Intrusion Detection
6 2 (7.41%) Telnet
6 2 (7.41%) VPN
6 2 (7.41%) Ethernet
6 2 (7.41%) Broadband
7 1 (3.70%) LAN
7 1 (3.70%) WAN
7 1 (3.70%) Internet
7 1 (3.70%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (3.70%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
2 2 (7.41%) Retail
2 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (18.52%) Consultant
1 5 (18.52%) Data Centre Engineer
2 4 (14.81%) Administrator
3 3 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Data Centre Specialist
3 3 (11.11%) Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (7.41%) Wintel Administrator
4 2 (7.41%) Security Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Field Support Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Field Engineer
4 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.70%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Windows Technical Consultant
5 1 (3.70%) Citrix Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) .NET
2 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET
2 2 (7.41%) ISAPI
2 2 (7.41%) HTML
3 1 (3.70%) Application Packaging
3 1 (3.70%) COM
3 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (37.04%) Data Centre
2 3 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 3 (11.11%) Replication
3 2 (7.41%) Clustering
3 2 (7.41%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 26 (96.30%) Windows
2 15 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (48.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) ITIL
2 12 (44.44%) Server Hardening
2 12 (44.44%) Server Building
3 5 (18.52%) Migration
4 4 (14.81%) Load Balancing
5 3 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (11.11%) Security Hardening
5 3 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 3 (11.11%) Change Management
5 3 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (7.41%) Information Security Management
6 2 (7.41%) Security Management
6 2 (7.41%) Project Management
6 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (7.41%) Business Continuity
6 2 (7.41%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (7.41%) Information Security
6 2 (7.41%) Ethical Hacking
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 2 (7.41%) PHP
2 2 (7.41%) VBScript
2 2 (7.41%) VB
3 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 5 (18.52%) MCSE
2 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (14.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (7.41%) PCI QSA
4 2 (7.41%) CISSP
4 2 (7.41%) CISM
5 1 (3.70%) CCA
5 1 (3.70%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) SLA
2 2 (7.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (7.41%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (62.96%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (51.85%) Active Directory
3 12 (44.44%) Hyper-V
4 7 (25.93%) vSphere
5 5 (18.52%) VMware ESX
6 3 (11.11%) Firmware
6 3 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (7.41%) VMware Server
7 2 (7.41%) XenApp
8 1 (3.70%) XenServer
8 1 (3.70%) XenDesktop
8 1 (3.70%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 16 (59.26%) SCCM
2 2 (7.41%) Nmap
2 2 (7.41%) WSUS
3 1 (3.70%) SCOM
3 1 (3.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (74.07%) VMware
2 19 (70.37%) HP
3 18 (66.67%) Citrix
4 14 (51.85%) Dell
5 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
6 9 (33.33%) Cisco
7 3 (11.11%) IBM
7 3 (11.11%) Sun
7 3 (11.11%) NetApp
7 3 (11.11%) Veritas
7 3 (11.11%) Fujitsu
8 2 (7.41%) Splunk
8 2 (7.41%) BT
8 2 (7.41%) Tripwire
8 2 (7.41%) Brocade
9 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
9 1 (3.70%) Remedy
9 1 (3.70%) BMC
9 1 (3.70%) CommVault
9 1 (3.70%) Compaq