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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 69 80 28
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -52
Permanent jobs citing DNS 22 10 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.99% 1.08% 7.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.63% 7.19% 28.87%
Number of salaries quoted 22 9 80
Average salary £26,500 £37,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.37% +10.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,100 £19,800 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £50,000 £40,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.33% +7.14%
Communications & Networking Category
Wiltshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
207 139 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wiltshire 18.73% 15.04% 24.36%
Number of salaries quoted 174 115 226
Average salary £37,000 £45,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.77% +40.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £46,500 £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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -5 7 £26,500 +18.99%
Chippenham -9 6 £41,250 -17.50%
DNS
South West

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 34 (75.56%) Windows
4 32 (71.11%) Active Directory
5 29 (64.44%) Cisco
6 27 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 27 (60.00%) Firewall
7 20 (44.44%) MS Exchange
8 19 (42.22%) VPN
8 19 (42.22%) VMware
9 18 (40.00%) Dell
9 18 (40.00%) SAN
9 18 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
10 16 (35.56%) Microsoft
10 16 (35.56%) MS Excel
10 16 (35.56%) ITIL
11 15 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
11 15 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
12 14 (31.11%) Avaya
13 12 (26.67%) Citrix
13 12 (26.67%) Ethernet
14 11 (24.44%) HP
14 11 (24.44%) IIS
14 11 (24.44%) Wireless
15 10 (22.22%) Terminal Services
15 10 (22.22%) PDA
16 9 (20.00%) VLAN
16 9 (20.00%) SonicWALL
16 9 (20.00%) SQL Server
16 9 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 20 (44.44%) MS Exchange
2 18 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 11 (24.44%) IIS
4 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.44%) Lync
5 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.22%) Apache
5 1 (2.22%) Tomcat
Applications
1 16 (35.56%) MS Excel
2 8 (17.78%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.89%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (88.89%) DHCP
2 35 (77.78%) TCP/IP
3 27 (60.00%) Firewall
4 19 (42.22%) VPN
5 18 (40.00%) SAN
6 12 (26.67%) Ethernet
7 11 (24.44%) Wireless
8 9 (20.00%) VLAN
8 9 (20.00%) HTTP
9 8 (17.78%) NAS
9 8 (17.78%) Internet
10 6 (13.33%) 3G
10 6 (13.33%) LAN
10 6 (13.33%) WAN
10 6 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
10 6 (13.33%) Multicast
11 4 (8.89%) 4G
11 4 (8.89%) LTE
11 4 (8.89%) Wireshark
11 4 (8.89%) IP Telephony
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%) Finance
3 1 (2.22%) Legal
3 1 (2.22%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 14 (31.11%) Analyst
2 11 (24.44%) Service Analyst
3 10 (22.22%) Service Desk Analyst
4 8 (17.78%) Support Engineer
5 7 (15.56%) Consultant
6 6 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (13.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 5 (11.11%) Senior Consultant
8 4 (8.89%) Technical Support
8 4 (8.89%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
8 4 (8.89%) Senior Technical Support
8 4 (8.89%) Senior RF Engineer
8 4 (8.89%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
8 4 (8.89%) IT Support
8 4 (8.89%) Development Engineer
8 4 (8.89%) Senior Development Engineer
8 4 (8.89%) Senior Technical Engineer
8 4 (8.89%) IT Support Engineer
8 4 (8.89%) Technical Engineer
8 4 (8.89%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.11%) XML
2 2 (4.44%) Application Packaging
3 1 (2.22%) HTML
3 1 (2.22%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.22%) PDA
2 7 (15.56%) Blackberry
3 4 (8.89%) Client/Server
3 4 (8.89%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.89%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (8.89%) Internet of Things
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 34 (75.56%) Windows
2 27 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 15 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (17.78%) UNIX
4 8 (17.78%) Windows XP
5 6 (13.33%) Windows 7
6 5 (11.11%) Linux
7 3 (6.67%) AIX
7 3 (6.67%) Solaris
8 2 (4.44%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (35.56%) ITIL
2 8 (17.78%) Service Management
3 7 (15.56%) Service Delivery
3 7 (15.56%) Problem Management
3 7 (15.56%) Time Management
3 7 (15.56%) Build Automation
4 4 (8.89%) Performance Management
4 4 (8.89%) Business Development
5 3 (6.67%) Asset Management
5 3 (6.67%) TOGAF
5 3 (6.67%) ITIL V3
5 3 (6.67%) Project Management
6 2 (4.44%) Technical Analysis
6 2 (4.44%) Network Management
6 2 (4.44%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.44%) Migration
6 2 (4.44%) ERP
6 2 (4.44%) CAD
7 1 (2.22%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.22%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.56%) 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%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.22%) MCITP
5 1 (2.22%) MCSE
5 1 (2.22%) CCNP
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%) MetaFrame
4 6 (13.33%) VMware ESXi
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 7 (15.56%) SCCM
2 6 (13.33%) McAfee ePO
2 6 (13.33%) WSUS
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 19 (42.22%) VMware
3 18 (40.00%) Dell
4 16 (35.56%) Microsoft
5 14 (31.11%) Avaya
6 12 (26.67%) Citrix
7 11 (24.44%) HP
8 9 (20.00%) SonicWALL
9 6 (13.33%) Altiris
9 6 (13.33%) McAfee
9 6 (13.33%) Apple
10 5 (11.11%) CA
11 4 (8.89%) IBM
11 4 (8.89%) Oracle
11 4 (8.89%) Broadcom
12 3 (6.67%) Sophos
12 3 (6.67%) Nortel
12 3 (6.67%) Juniper
12 3 (6.67%) CheckPoint
13 2 (4.44%) Symantec