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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 11 14 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing DNS 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Malling 2.78% 4.08% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.67% 7.69% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £70,000 £25,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+180.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.40% -1.33%
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
6 26 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Malling 16.67% 53.06% 11.90%
Number of salaries quoted 6 26 4
Average salary £70,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+64.70% -15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 16 Related IT Skills in West Malling

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Apache
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Squid
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in West Malling by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Platform Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OOP
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) PHP
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Squid
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint