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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 14 32 21
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -11
Permanent jobs citing DNS 10 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 13.70% 0.87% 1.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 71.43% 4.17% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 1
Average salary £36,000 £20,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+80.00% -71.42%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
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
14 24 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wolverhampton 19.18% 20.87% 18.84%
Number of salaries quoted 11 24 13
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £52,500 £42,624
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 13 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (92.31%) Cisco
2 12 (92.31%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (76.92%) SAN
4 9 (69.23%) Windows 8
5 8 (61.54%) DHCP
6 7 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (53.85%) CCNA
6 7 (53.85%) Firewall
6 7 (53.85%) SCCM
7 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (38.46%) VMware Server
8 5 (38.46%) VLAN
8 5 (38.46%) Clustering
8 5 (38.46%) Wireless
8 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
9 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
10 2 (15.38%) CCNP
10 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
10 2 (15.38%) MS Office
10 2 (15.38%) CCDP
10 2 (15.38%) Cisco CUCM
10 2 (15.38%) Lync
10 2 (15.38%) IPFX

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Wolverhampton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 13 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 12 (92.31%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (15.38%) Lync
5 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
2 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) SAN
2 8 (61.54%) DHCP
3 7 (53.85%) Firewall
4 5 (38.46%) VLAN
4 5 (38.46%) Wireless
4 5 (38.46%) TCP/IP
5 2 (15.38%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Support Engineer
2 9 (69.23%) 3rd Line Support
2 9 (69.23%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 7 (53.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (53.85%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Administrator
5 2 (15.38%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) IT Support
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Administrator
6 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (7.69%) IT Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) Windows 8
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (7.69%) ITIL
1 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (53.85%) CCNA
2 2 (15.38%) CCNP
2 2 (15.38%) CCDP
3 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 13 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (38.46%) VMware Server
4 1 (7.69%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (53.85%) SCCM
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (7.69%) SCSM
3 1 (7.69%) SCOM
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (92.31%) Cisco
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 2 (15.38%) IPFX
5 1 (7.69%) Citrix