The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Malling region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 19 - 13
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing DNS 4 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Malling 6.56% - 7.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 36.36% - 18.75%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Average salary £45,000 - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
DNS
Kent

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

Communications & Networking Category
West Malling
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
11 6 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Malling 18.03% 24.00% 38.10%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 15
Average salary £50,000 £70,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +75.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £42,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in West Malling

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in West Malling

DNS
Salary Trend in West Malling

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

DNS Salary Trend in West Malling

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Malling

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Malling 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 6 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (100.00%) Office 365
2 4 (66.67%) Windows 8
2 4 (66.67%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (66.67%) WatchGuard
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 4 (66.67%) SaaS
2 4 (66.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (66.67%) Forefront TMG
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (66.67%) DHCP
2 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (66.67%) IIS
2 4 (66.67%) MS Office
2 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (66.67%) SAN
2 4 (66.67%) ISA Server
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in West Malling by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Malling 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 6 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (100.00%) Skype for Business
2 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 4 (66.67%) IIS
2 4 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 4 (66.67%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (66.67%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (66.67%) MS Office
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (100.00%) Office 365
2 4 (66.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) DHCP
1 4 (66.67%) Firewall
1 4 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) IT Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) IT Support
1 4 (66.67%) IT Support Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Senior IT Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Senior IT Support
1 4 (66.67%) Senior Support Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Server Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Senior Server Support Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Server Support
2 3 (50.00%) SharePoint Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) SharePoint Support
3 2 (33.33%) Messaging Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Exchange Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
1 2 (33.33%) Clustering
2 1 (16.67%) Private Cloud
2 1 (16.67%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 4 (66.67%) Windows 8
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (50.00%) Migration
2 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 2 (33.33%) Problem Management
3 2 (33.33%) Security Management
4 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
4 1 (16.67%) Line Management
4 1 (16.67%) Process Management
4 1 (16.67%) SOA
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) CCNP
2 2 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 2 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) Forefront TMG
2 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 4 (66.67%) ISA Server
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (33.33%) vCloud
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) SCCM
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) WatchGuard
3 3 (50.00%) Dell
3 3 (50.00%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) MobileIron