The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 44 38 42
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +4
Permanent jobs citing DNS 8 12 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 2.25% 4.65% 1.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.00% 32.43% 10.81%
Number of salaries quoted 8 12 4
Median salary £35,000 £24,000 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+45.83% -14.28%
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £35,661 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +0.45%
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
50 37 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 14.08% 14.34% 14.80%
Number of salaries quoted 48 32 30
Median salary £47,500 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+46.15% -13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £16,000 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £37,219
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

The demand trend of job ads across the Worcestershire region citing DNS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 May 2016.

DNS Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

DNS
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 30 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Redditch +13 4 £35,000 +45.83%
Worcester -13 3 £27,500 -22.53%
Bromsgrove -2 2 £19,500 -7.14%
DNS
West Midlands

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT jobs citing DNS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Worcestershire region with a requirement for DNS.

1 11 (78.57%) TCP/IP
2 8 (57.14%) Firewall
3 7 (50.00%) nginx
3 7 (50.00%) SSL
3 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (50.00%) Internet
3 7 (50.00%) Java
3 7 (50.00%) MySQL
3 7 (50.00%) Windows
3 7 (50.00%) Linux
3 7 (50.00%) Apache
3 7 (50.00%) Tomcat
3 7 (50.00%) LAN
3 7 (50.00%) WAN
3 7 (50.00%) DHCP
3 7 (50.00%) FTP
3 7 (50.00%) Web Operations
4 6 (42.86%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (42.86%) SMTP
4 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 6 (42.86%) Incident Management
4 6 (42.86%) Load Balancing
5 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
5 4 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (28.57%) VPN
5 4 (28.57%) SQL
6 3 (21.43%) .NET
6 3 (21.43%) MS Office
6 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
6 3 (21.43%) SLA

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (50.00%) Apache
1 7 (50.00%) nginx
1 7 (50.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (7.14%) IIS
3 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
1 3 (21.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 11 (78.57%) TCP/IP
2 8 (57.14%) Firewall
3 7 (50.00%) DHCP
3 7 (50.00%) FTP
3 7 (50.00%) Internet
3 7 (50.00%) LAN
3 7 (50.00%) SSL
3 7 (50.00%) WAN
4 6 (42.86%) SMTP
5 4 (28.57%) VPN
5 4 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
6 3 (21.43%) ADSL
7 1 (7.14%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (50.00%) MySQL
2 3 (21.43%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
1 7 (50.00%) Operations Engineer
1 7 (50.00%) Web Engineer
1 7 (50.00%) WebOps Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) IT Support
3 3 (21.43%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (14.29%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) 1st Line Support Technician
5 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support
5 1 (7.14%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) IT Technician
5 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Technician
5 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 7 (50.00%) Linux
1 7 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Windows 7
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (7.14%) Android
4 1 (7.14%) Apple iOS
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Web Operations
2 6 (42.86%) Incident Management
2 6 (42.86%) Load Balancing
2 6 (42.86%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (14.29%) CRM
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) Java
2 4 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (14.29%) C#
3 2 (14.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Backup Exec
1 1 (7.14%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (21.43%) Veeam
2 3 (21.43%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) Symantec