The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wolverhampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 12 24 18
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -6
Permanent jobs citing DNS 10 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 10.53% 3.60% 2.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 38.46% 30.77% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 1
Average salary £41,000 £32,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.15% -5.79%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
DNS
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wolverhampton region.

Communications & Networking Category
Wolverhampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
26 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 27.37% 11.71% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 26 13 6
Average salary £40,000 £27,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -20.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £23,000 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,684 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Wolverhampton

DNS
Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

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

DNS Salary Trend in Wolverhampton

DNS
Salary Histogram in Wolverhampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Wolverhampton region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

DNS Salary Histogram in Wolverhampton

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 12 (92.31%) Windows
1 12 (92.31%) Cisco
1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
1 12 (92.31%) Active Directory
1 12 (92.31%) DHCP
1 12 (92.31%) Windows Server 2008
1 12 (92.31%) Windows Server 2012
2 10 (76.92%) Windows Server
3 7 (53.85%) Data Centre
4 6 (46.15%) Mobile Device Management
4 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (46.15%) Network Monitoring
4 6 (46.15%) WebEx
4 6 (46.15%) Mimecast
4 6 (46.15%) Clustering
4 6 (46.15%) Lync
4 6 (46.15%) Unified Communications
4 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (46.15%) ITIL V3
4 6 (46.15%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
4 6 (46.15%) Firewall
4 6 (46.15%) MCITP
4 6 (46.15%) VLAN
4 6 (46.15%) Cisco IPT
4 6 (46.15%) Load Balancing
4 6 (46.15%) SCCM
4 6 (46.15%) SCOM
4 6 (46.15%) Video Conferencing
4 6 (46.15%) Office Communications Server

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wolverhampton 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 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2013
1 6 (46.15%) Lync
1 6 (46.15%) MS Exchange
1 6 (46.15%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (7.69%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (46.15%) Mimecast
2 1 (7.69%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 12 (92.31%) DHCP
2 6 (46.15%) Cisco IPT
2 6 (46.15%) Firewall
2 6 (46.15%) SAN
2 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
2 6 (46.15%) Unified Communications
2 6 (46.15%) VLAN
2 6 (46.15%) WAN
2 6 (46.15%) WebEx
3 2 (15.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Infrastructure Manager
1 6 (46.15%) IT Infrastructure Manager
1 6 (46.15%) IT Manager
1 6 (46.15%) Lync Engineer
1 6 (46.15%) Support Engineer
1 6 (46.15%) Unified Communications Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Network Infrastructure Manager
2 4 (30.77%) Network Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Data Centre
2 6 (46.15%) Clustering
2 6 (46.15%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
1 12 (92.31%) Windows Server 2008
1 12 (92.31%) Windows Server 2012
2 10 (76.92%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.69%) Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) ITIL
1 6 (46.15%) ITIL V3
1 6 (46.15%) Load Balancing
1 6 (46.15%) Mobile Device Management
1 6 (46.15%) Network Monitoring
1 6 (46.15%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (30.77%) Network Management
2 4 (30.77%) Strategic Planning
3 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.69%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) MCITP
1 6 (46.15%) MCSE
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 12 (92.31%) Active Directory
2 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (15.38%) vSphere
3 2 (15.38%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (46.15%) SCCM
1 6 (46.15%) SCOM
2 1 (7.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Cisco
1 12 (92.31%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) Avaya
3 5 (38.46%) VMware
4 1 (7.69%) Red Hat