The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 38 34 41
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +7
Permanent jobs citing DNS 9 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 3.49% 4.74% 0.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.37% 20.69% 5.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 1
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
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 Worcestershire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
49 58 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 18.99% 22.92% 17.78%
Number of salaries quoted 46 55 37
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

DNS
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

DNS Salary Trend in Worcestershire

DNS
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

DNS
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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
Worcester +2 5 £36,097 +31.26% 1
Redditch -4 4 £20,000 -33.33%
DNS
West Midlands

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 17 (85.00%) DHCP
2 12 (60.00%) VoIP
3 10 (50.00%) Cisco
3 10 (50.00%) CCNA
3 10 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (45.00%) Windows
4 9 (45.00%) Wireless
4 9 (45.00%) Network Monitoring
5 8 (40.00%) LAN
5 8 (40.00%) PBX
5 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (30.00%) MS Office
6 6 (30.00%) SAP
7 5 (25.00%) WLAN
7 5 (25.00%) FortiGate
7 5 (25.00%) Windows 7
8 4 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
8 4 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (20.00%) Hyper-V
8 4 (20.00%) VMware
8 4 (20.00%) DMZ
8 4 (20.00%) IIS
8 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
9 3 (15.00%) VPN
9 3 (15.00%) MS Exchange
9 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
9 3 (15.00%) WAN
9 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 4 (20.00%) IIS
2 3 (15.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (10.00%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (30.00%) MS Office
2 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 17 (85.00%) DHCP
2 12 (60.00%) VoIP
3 9 (45.00%) Wireless
4 8 (40.00%) LAN
4 8 (40.00%) PBX
5 5 (25.00%) WLAN
6 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 4 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (20.00%) DMZ
6 4 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (15.00%) VPN
7 3 (15.00%) WAN
8 2 (10.00%) ADSL
9 1 (5.00%) Internet
9 1 (5.00%) Firewall
9 1 (5.00%) IP Telephony
9 1 (5.00%) VLAN
9 1 (5.00%) SSL
General
1 1 (5.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Network Engineer
1 5 (25.00%) IT Support
2 4 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
3 3 (15.00%) Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Network Specialist
4 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Service Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Windows
2 5 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (10.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (10.00%) Windows XP
5 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (5.00%) ERP
3 1 (5.00%) Server Building
Qualifications
1 10 (50.00%) CCNA
1 10 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.00%) Terminal Services
4 1 (5.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) Cisco
2 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (30.00%) SAP
4 4 (20.00%) VMware
5 1 (5.00%) Citrix
5 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (5.00%) Remedy
Worcester, Worcestershire
Hereford & Worcester Fire and Rescue Service
Salary: From £33,117 to £35,055 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Bromsgrove
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £16500 - £22500 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago