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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 11 19 32
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +13
Permanent jobs citing DNS 22 2 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 15.71% 2.35% 2.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.14% 8.00% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 6
Average salary £47,500 £31,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.79% +21.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £31,500 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £31,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £36,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+1.36% -1.35%
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
73 25 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 52.14% 29.41% 19.81%
Number of salaries quoted 39 18 42
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% -13.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £31,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £70,000 £45,000
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
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 1 July 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Welwyn Garden City

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 24 (96.00%) Windows
2 18 (72.00%) DHCP
2 18 (72.00%) VMware
3 17 (68.00%) HP
3 17 (68.00%) Citrix
4 16 (64.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (56.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (56.00%) SCCM
6 13 (52.00%) Dell
6 13 (52.00%) Active Directory
7 12 (48.00%) ITIL
7 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (44.00%) Server Hardening
8 11 (44.00%) Hyper-V
8 11 (44.00%) Server Building
9 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
9 10 (40.00%) SAN
10 9 (36.00%) TCP/IP
10 9 (36.00%) Cisco
10 9 (36.00%) Data Centre
11 7 (28.00%) vSphere
12 5 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 5 (20.00%) VMware ESX
12 5 (20.00%) Migration
12 5 (20.00%) MCSE
12 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
12 5 (20.00%) Firewall
13 4 (16.00%) IIS
13 4 (16.00%) SLA
13 4 (16.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 (16.00%) IIS
2 2 (8.00%) JBoss
2 2 (8.00%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (4.00%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Office
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (72.00%) DHCP
2 10 (40.00%) SAN
3 9 (36.00%) TCP/IP
4 5 (20.00%) Firewall
5 2 (8.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (8.00%) NAS
5 2 (8.00%) tcpdump
5 2 (8.00%) Telnet
5 2 (8.00%) VPN
5 2 (8.00%) Ethernet
5 2 (8.00%) Broadband
6 1 (4.00%) LAN
6 1 (4.00%) WAN
6 1 (4.00%) Internet
6 1 (4.00%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (8.00%) Retail
2 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (20.00%) Data Centre Engineer
2 4 (16.00%) Consultant
2 4 (16.00%) Administrator
3 3 (12.00%) Data Centre Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) Wintel Administrator
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Security Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Field Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Field Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Technical Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Citrix Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) .NET
2 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (8.00%) ISAPI
2 2 (8.00%) HTML
3 1 (4.00%) Application Packaging
3 1 (4.00%) COM
3 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (36.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.00%) Replication
3 2 (8.00%) Clustering
3 2 (8.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 24 (96.00%) Windows
2 14 (56.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) ITIL
2 11 (44.00%) Server Hardening
2 11 (44.00%) Server Building
3 5 (20.00%) Migration
4 4 (16.00%) Load Balancing
5 3 (12.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (12.00%) Security Hardening
5 3 (12.00%) Mentoring
5 3 (12.00%) Change Management
6 2 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (8.00%) Information Security Management
6 2 (8.00%) Security Management
6 2 (8.00%) Project Management
6 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (8.00%) Business Continuity
6 2 (8.00%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (8.00%) Information Security
6 2 (8.00%) Ethical Hacking
6 2 (8.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (8.00%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) PHP
1 2 (8.00%) VBScript
1 2 (8.00%) VB
1 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) MCSE
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (20.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 4 (16.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (8.00%) PCI QSA
3 2 (8.00%) CISSP
3 2 (8.00%) CISM
4 1 (4.00%) CCA
4 1 (4.00%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) SLA
2 2 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (8.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (64.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (52.00%) Active Directory
3 11 (44.00%) Hyper-V
4 7 (28.00%) vSphere
5 5 (20.00%) VMware ESX
6 3 (12.00%) Firmware
6 3 (12.00%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (8.00%) VMware Server
7 2 (8.00%) XenApp
8 1 (4.00%) XenServer
8 1 (4.00%) XenDesktop
8 1 (4.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 14 (56.00%) SCCM
2 2 (8.00%) Nmap
2 2 (8.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (72.00%) VMware
2 17 (68.00%) HP
2 17 (68.00%) Citrix
3 13 (52.00%) Dell
4 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 9 (36.00%) Cisco
6 3 (12.00%) IBM
6 3 (12.00%) Sun
6 3 (12.00%) Veritas
6 3 (12.00%) Fujitsu
7 2 (8.00%) Splunk
7 2 (8.00%) Tripwire
7 2 (8.00%) Brocade
7 2 (8.00%) NetApp
7 2 (8.00%) BT
8 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
8 1 (4.00%) Remedy
8 1 (4.00%) BMC
8 1 (4.00%) Compaq