The table below looks at the statistics for DDNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DDNS over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Dynamic DNS (DDNS)
Rank 206 207 205
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs citing DDNS 4 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.076% 0.038% 0.020%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.53% 0.25% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 1
Average salary £30,000 £31,000 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +63.15%
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £31,000 £19,000
% change year-on-year
- +63.15%
DDNS
England

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 Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
757 800 898
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.35% 15.16% 17.67%
Number of salaries quoted 650 691 730
Average salary £35,000 £35,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% -5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

DDNS
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

DDNS Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

DDNS
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

DDNS Salary Trend in the West Midlands

DDNS
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DDNS within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Shropshire -3 4 £30,000 -3.22% 1
DDNS
England

DDNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing DDNS 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 DDNS.

1 24 (100.00%) DNS
2 20 (83.33%) Windows
2 20 (83.33%) VMware
3 18 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (66.67%) Firewall
4 16 (66.67%) Cisco
4 16 (66.67%) Citrix
5 15 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (62.50%) CCNA
6 14 (58.33%) IP Telephony
6 14 (58.33%) Hyper-V
7 13 (54.17%) TCP/IP
8 12 (50.00%) VPN
8 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 11 (45.83%) SAN
9 11 (45.83%) IPv4
9 11 (45.83%) IPv6
9 11 (45.83%) VLAN
9 11 (45.83%) Network Design
9 11 (45.83%) Cisco ASA
10 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
10 10 (41.67%) HP
10 10 (41.67%) Linux
10 10 (41.67%) SQL
11 9 (37.50%) Apache
11 9 (37.50%) MS Exchange
11 9 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (37.50%) Clustering
11 9 (37.50%) Cisco IOS

DDNS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing DDNS 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 DDNS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (37.50%) Apache
1 9 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 7 (29.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (25.00%) IIS
4 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (4.17%) IBM Notes
5 1 (4.17%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Office
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 24 (100.00%) DNS
2 16 (66.67%) Firewall
3 14 (58.33%) IP Telephony
4 13 (54.17%) TCP/IP
5 12 (50.00%) VPN
6 11 (45.83%) SAN
6 11 (45.83%) IPv4
6 11 (45.83%) IPv6
6 11 (45.83%) VLAN
6 11 (45.83%) Cisco ASA
7 9 (37.50%) Cisco IOS
8 8 (33.33%) NAS
8 8 (33.33%) LAN
8 8 (33.33%) WAN
9 1 (4.17%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) MySQL
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (45.83%) Network Engineer
2 9 (37.50%) Support Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) Technical Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (20.83%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (16.67%) Cisco Support Engineer
5 4 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (16.67%) Cisco Support
6 3 (12.50%) Network Support Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) Network Support
7 2 (8.33%) Senior Support Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Manager
8 1 (4.17%) Senior Technical Support
8 1 (4.17%) Technical Support Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) Technical Support
8 1 (4.17%) Senior Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Clustering
2 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 20 (83.33%) Windows
2 18 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (41.67%) Linux
6 8 (33.33%) Ubuntu
7 4 (16.67%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (4.17%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) Network Design
2 1 (4.17%) ITIL
2 1 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) SQL
2 5 (20.83%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 15 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
1 15 (62.50%) CCNA
2 9 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (25.00%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (12.50%) MCITP
4 3 (12.50%) MCSE
5 2 (8.33%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) PCI DSS
1 3 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (58.33%) Hyper-V
2 7 (29.17%) Active Directory
3 3 (12.50%) vSphere
4 1 (4.17%) XenServer
4 1 (4.17%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (33.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 20 (83.33%) VMware
2 16 (66.67%) Cisco
2 16 (66.67%) Citrix
3 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 10 (41.67%) HP
4 7 (29.17%) SonicWALL
4 7 (29.17%) Brocade
5 1 (4.17%) SolarWinds
5 1 (4.17%) Lotus
Telford, Shropshire
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Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago