The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Dynamic DNS (DDNS)
Rank 196 196 190
Rank change year-on-year
0 -6
Permanent jobs citing DDNS 1 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.020% 0.12% 0.064%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.13% 0.72% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 3
Average salary £27,000 £18,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.94% -26.00%
UK excluding London average salary £27,000 £18,500 £27,250
% change year-on-year
+45.94% -32.11%
Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
751 839 690
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.19% 16.75% 14.74%
Number of salaries quoted 647 707 558
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
DDNS
England

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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Shropshire 0 1 £27,000 +45.94%
DDNS
England

DDNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) XenServer
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (66.67%) CCA
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Lotus
2 2 (66.67%) Terminal Services
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) IBM Notes
3 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Server

DDNS
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 3 (100.00%) Apache
2 2 (66.67%) IBM Notes
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DNS
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (66.67%) CCA
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) XenServer
2 2 (66.67%) Terminal Services
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Lotus