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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 40 34 42
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +8
Permanent jobs citing DNS 7 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 2.79% 3.32% 2.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.29% 16.33% 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 4
Average salary £30,000 £33,750 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +43.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £20,450 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £34,300 £35,000 £25,550
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -1.36%
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
62 49 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 24.70% 20.33% 15.23%
Number of salaries quoted 57 47 28
Average salary £30,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £45,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 October 2014.

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 30 October 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
Redditch -11 3 £31,500 -10.00%
Worcester -1 2 £23,250 -10.57%
Bromsgrove +4 1 £38,500 +14.92%
DNS
West Midlands

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 10 (58.82%) Windows
2 9 (52.94%) Linux
2 9 (52.94%) Apache
2 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
3 8 (47.06%) Active Directory
3 8 (47.06%) TCP/IP
3 8 (47.06%) MySQL
4 7 (41.18%) HTML
4 7 (41.18%) IIS
4 7 (41.18%) DHCP
4 7 (41.18%) OO
4 7 (41.18%) MVC
4 7 (41.18%) VMware
4 7 (41.18%) Subversion
4 7 (41.18%) jQuery
4 7 (41.18%) HTML5
5 6 (35.29%) Apple iOS
5 6 (35.29%) iOS Development
5 6 (35.29%) PHP5
5 6 (35.29%) GlassFish
5 6 (35.29%) Ajax
5 6 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (35.29%) Android
5 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (35.29%) Zend
5 6 (35.29%) Zend Framework
5 6 (35.29%) Cisco IOS
5 6 (35.29%) CMS
5 6 (35.29%) Firewall
5 6 (35.29%) Wireless

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 9 (52.94%) Apache
2 7 (41.18%) IIS
3 6 (35.29%) GlassFish
3 6 (35.29%) CMS
4 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
5 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
5 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
5 1 (5.88%) nginx
5 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (5.88%) Node.js
5 1 (5.88%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Office
2 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Exchequer
1 1 (5.88%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (47.06%) TCP/IP
2 7 (41.18%) DHCP
3 6 (35.29%) Firewall
3 6 (35.29%) Wireless
3 6 (35.29%) Cisco IOS
4 5 (29.41%) Network Security
4 5 (29.41%) Intrusion Detection
4 5 (29.41%) VLAN
4 5 (29.41%) WLAN
5 3 (17.65%) HTTP
5 3 (17.65%) SMTP
6 2 (11.76%) Internet
7 1 (5.88%) EIGRP
7 1 (5.88%) SAN
7 1 (5.88%) SNMP
7 1 (5.88%) WAN
7 1 (5.88%) iSCSI
7 1 (5.88%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (5.88%) DMVPN
7 1 (5.88%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) MySQL
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Subversion
2 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Administrator
2 6 (35.29%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Web Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Systems Administrator
2 6 (35.29%) Applications Developer
2 6 (35.29%) PHP Developer
2 6 (35.29%) Web Applications Developer
2 6 (35.29%) PHP Web Developer
2 6 (35.29%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 4 (23.53%) IT Administrator
4 3 (17.65%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (17.65%) Systems Support
5 2 (11.76%) Network Administrator
6 1 (5.88%) Team Leader
6 1 (5.88%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) 1st Line Support
6 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Service Desk Team Leader
6 1 (5.88%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (41.18%) HTML
1 7 (41.18%) jQuery
1 7 (41.18%) HTML5
2 6 (35.29%) Ajax
2 6 (35.29%) Zend Framework
2 6 (35.29%) SOAP
2 6 (35.29%) XHTML
2 6 (35.29%) JavaBeans
3 1 (5.88%) LAMP
3 1 (5.88%) .NET
3 1 (5.88%) CSS
3 1 (5.88%) CSS3
3 1 (5.88%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.88%) N-Tier
2 1 (5.88%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Windows
2 9 (52.94%) Linux
3 6 (35.29%) Android
3 6 (35.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (35.29%) Apple iOS
4 2 (11.76%) Windows 8
4 2 (11.76%) Windows XP
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Vista
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) MVC
1 7 (41.18%) OO
2 6 (35.29%) OOP
2 6 (35.29%) iOS Development
3 5 (29.41%) Network Design
4 1 (5.88%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (5.88%) WAN Optimisation
4 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
1 6 (35.29%) PHP
1 6 (35.29%) PHP5
2 2 (11.76%) SQL
3 1 (5.88%) VBScript
3 1 (5.88%) VB
3 1 (5.88%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) MCP
1 1 (5.88%) HNC
1 1 (5.88%) HND
1 1 (5.88%) MCSE
1 1 (5.88%) MCSA
1 1 (5.88%) CCNP
1 1 (5.88%) CCNA
1 1 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (47.06%) Active Directory
2 6 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.76%) Postfix
4 1 (5.88%) vSphere
4 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (5.88%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (5.88%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
2 7 (41.18%) VMware
3 6 (35.29%) Zend
3 6 (35.29%) Cisco
4 5 (29.41%) Citrix
4 5 (29.41%) CheckPoint
5 2 (11.76%) Symantec
5 2 (11.76%) Dell
6 1 (5.88%) HP
6 1 (5.88%) Apple
6 1 (5.88%) Sage
6 1 (5.88%) Draytek
6 1 (5.88%) Riverbed