The first table below looks at the demand for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Wiltshire region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 72 80 26
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -54
Permanent jobs citing DNS 22 10 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.97% 1.08% 7.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.48% 7.19% 28.48%
Number of salaries quoted 22 9 85
Average salary £26,500 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.37% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £19,800 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,750 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
Communications & Networking Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
210 139 302
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 18.85% 15.06% 25.36%
Number of salaries quoted 173 116 246
Average salary £36,500 £45,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.88% +40.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,650
10% offered a salary of more than £60,200 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
DNS
South West

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

DNS
Salary Trend in Wiltshire

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

DNS Salary Trend in Wiltshire

DNS
Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

DNS Salary Histogram in Wiltshire

DNS
Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 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
(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
Swindon -7 8 £26,500 +18.99% 1
Chippenham -12 5 £30,000 -40.00%
DNS
South West

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 40 (88.89%) DHCP
2 35 (77.78%) TCP/IP
3 33 (73.33%) Windows
4 32 (71.11%) Active Directory
5 29 (64.44%) Cisco
6 26 (57.78%) Windows Server 2003
6 26 (57.78%) Firewall
7 20 (44.44%) VMware
8 19 (42.22%) SAN
8 19 (42.22%) MS Exchange
9 18 (40.00%) VPN
10 17 (37.78%) Dell
10 17 (37.78%) Exchange Server 2003
11 16 (35.56%) Microsoft
11 16 (35.56%) MS Excel
12 15 (33.33%) ITIL
12 15 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
12 15 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
13 13 (28.89%) Avaya
14 12 (26.67%) Citrix
15 11 (24.44%) Ethernet
15 11 (24.44%) IIS
16 10 (22.22%) HP
16 10 (22.22%) Terminal Services
16 10 (22.22%) Wireless
17 9 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
17 9 (20.00%) HTTP
17 9 (20.00%) SQL Server
17 9 (20.00%) PDA
17 9 (20.00%) VLAN

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wiltshire 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 19 (42.22%) MS Exchange
2 17 (37.78%) Exchange Server 2003
3 11 (24.44%) IIS
4 3 (6.67%) SharePoint
5 2 (4.44%) Lync
6 1 (2.22%) Apache
6 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
6 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 16 (35.56%) MS Excel
2 7 (15.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (88.89%) DHCP
2 35 (77.78%) TCP/IP
3 26 (57.78%) Firewall
4 19 (42.22%) SAN
5 18 (40.00%) VPN
6 11 (24.44%) Ethernet
7 10 (22.22%) Wireless
8 9 (20.00%) HTTP
8 9 (20.00%) VLAN
9 8 (17.78%) NAS
9 8 (17.78%) Internet
10 6 (13.33%) Multicast
10 6 (13.33%) LAN
10 6 (13.33%) WAN
10 6 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
10 6 (13.33%) 3G
11 4 (8.89%) 4G
11 4 (8.89%) LTE
11 4 (8.89%) IP Telephony
11 4 (8.89%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2000
3 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.22%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Subversion
1 4 (8.89%) JIRA
General
1 4 (8.89%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.44%) Retail
2 2 (4.44%) Back Office
3 1 (2.22%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.22%) Finance
3 1 (2.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (28.89%) Analyst
2 10 (22.22%) Service Analyst
3 9 (20.00%) Support Engineer
3 9 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 7 (15.56%) Consultant
5 6 (13.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 6 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
6 5 (11.11%) IT Support Engineer
6 5 (11.11%) IT Support
7 4 (8.89%) Development Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) Senior Development Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
7 4 (8.89%) Senior Technical Support
7 4 (8.89%) Senior RF Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) Senior Technical Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) Technical Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) Senior Support Engineer
7 4 (8.89%) RF Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.11%) XML
2 2 (4.44%) Application Packaging
3 1 (2.22%) JSP
3 1 (2.22%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.00%) PDA
2 6 (13.33%) Blackberry
3 4 (8.89%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.89%) Internet of Things
3 4 (8.89%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (8.89%) Client/Server
4 2 (4.44%) iPhone
4 2 (4.44%) IVR
4 2 (4.44%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.22%) Clustering
5 1 (2.22%) Biotechnology
Operating Systems
1 33 (73.33%) Windows
2 26 (57.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 15 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (17.78%) UNIX
5 7 (15.56%) Windows XP
6 5 (11.11%) Linux
6 5 (11.11%) Windows 7
7 3 (6.67%) AIX
7 3 (6.67%) Solaris
8 2 (4.44%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (33.33%) ITIL
2 8 (17.78%) Service Management
3 7 (15.56%) Service Delivery
3 7 (15.56%) Time Management
3 7 (15.56%) Build Automation
3 7 (15.56%) Problem Management
4 4 (8.89%) Performance Management
4 4 (8.89%) Business Development
5 3 (6.67%) Project Management
5 3 (6.67%) Asset Management
5 3 (6.67%) TOGAF
5 3 (6.67%) ITIL V3
6 2 (4.44%) Network Management
6 2 (4.44%) Software Deployment
6 2 (4.44%) Technical Analysis
6 2 (4.44%) ERP
6 2 (4.44%) Migration
6 2 (4.44%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.44%) CAD
7 1 (2.22%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.78%) SQL
2 5 (11.11%) C
3 4 (8.89%) C#
3 4 (8.89%) C++
3 4 (8.89%) Java
3 4 (8.89%) JavaScript
3 4 (8.89%) Perl
3 4 (8.89%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (13.33%) CCNA
2 6 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (8.89%) Degree
4 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (2.22%) CCNP
5 1 (2.22%) MCSE
5 1 (2.22%) MCITP
5 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) COBIT
2 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 32 (71.11%) Active Directory
2 15 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (22.22%) Terminal Services
4 6 (13.33%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (13.33%) MetaFrame
5 4 (8.89%) VMware ESX
6 3 (6.67%) Xen
6 3 (6.67%) UAG
7 1 (2.22%) NFS
7 1 (2.22%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (17.78%) SCCM
2 6 (13.33%) WSUS
2 6 (13.33%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (8.89%) Backup Exec
3 4 (8.89%) MOM
3 4 (8.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (4.44%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (2.22%) Tivoli
5 1 (2.22%) ARCserve
5 1 (2.22%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 29 (64.44%) Cisco
2 20 (44.44%) VMware
3 17 (37.78%) Dell
4 16 (35.56%) Microsoft
5 13 (28.89%) Avaya
6 12 (26.67%) Citrix
7 10 (22.22%) HP
8 9 (20.00%) SonicWALL
9 6 (13.33%) Altiris
9 6 (13.33%) Apple
9 6 (13.33%) McAfee
10 5 (11.11%) CA
11 4 (8.89%) Broadcom
11 4 (8.89%) Oracle
11 4 (8.89%) IBM
12 3 (6.67%) CheckPoint
12 3 (6.67%) Sophos
12 3 (6.67%) Juniper
12 3 (6.67%) Nortel
13 2 (4.44%) NetApp