Period
to 18 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for DNS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited DNS over the 6 months to 18 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
South West > Devon
6 months to
18 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 75 66
Rank change year-on-year +9 -9 +6
Permanent jobs citing DNS 8 8 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 1.35% 1.08% 1.94%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.88% 6.90% 11.54%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 10
Devon median annual salary £30,000 £30,750 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.44% -5.38% +11.11%
10th Percentile £18,900 £26,700 £24,475
90th Percentile £37,500 £35,750 £41,500
South West median annual salary £40,000 £34,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +15.94% -8.00% +25.00%

DNS is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Devon
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 81 116 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Devon 13.68% 15.61% 16.80%
Number of salaries quoted 71 102 97
Devon median annual salary £35,000 £30,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.75% -1.61% -16.22%
10th Percentile £20,500 £21,313 £19,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £53,750 £45,000
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +1.35%

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

Job postings citing DNS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Devon.

Job vacancy trend for DNS in Devon

DNS
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Salary trend for DNS in Devon

DNS
Salary Histogram in Devon

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DNS in Devon over the 6 months to 18 October 2017.

Salary histogram for DNS in Devon

DNS
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Devon region over the 6 months to 18 October 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter +6 6 £27,500 -20.86% 2
Torquay - 1 £35,000 -
DNS
South West

For the 6 months to 18 October 2017, 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 Devon region with a requirement for DNS.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) DHCP
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) Firewall
2 7 (87.50%) VMware
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server
3 6 (75.00%) Office 365
3 6 (75.00%) SAN
3 6 (75.00%) HP
3 6 (75.00%) Dell
3 6 (75.00%) SQL
3 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (62.50%) MCSA
4 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
4 5 (62.50%) IBM
4 5 (62.50%) Migration
4 5 (62.50%) Fibre Channel
4 5 (62.50%) Hyper-V
4 5 (62.50%) EqualLogic
4 5 (62.50%) Skype for Business
4 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (62.50%) MCITP
4 5 (62.50%) iSCSI
5 3 (37.50%) Unified Communications
5 3 (37.50%) Veeam
5 3 (37.50%) Sonus
5 3 (37.50%) Skype
6 2 (25.00%) vSphere
6 2 (25.00%) Backup Exec

DNS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
1 5 (62.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (75.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) DHCP
2 7 (87.50%) Firewall
3 6 (75.00%) SAN
4 5 (62.50%) Fibre Channel
4 5 (62.50%) iSCSI
5 3 (37.50%) Skype
5 3 (37.50%) Unified Communications
6 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
7 1 (12.50%) FTP
7 1 (12.50%) LAN
7 1 (12.50%) SNMP
7 1 (12.50%) VLAN
7 1 (12.50%) VPN
7 1 (12.50%) WAN
7 1 (12.50%) Wireless
General
1 1 (12.50%) Games
1 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Support Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Communications Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Communications Support Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Unified Communications Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Systems Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support Technician
4 1 (12.50%) Active Directory Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Field Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Graduate
4 1 (12.50%) Graduate Systems Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) IT Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) IT Graduate
4 1 (12.50%) Support Technician
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Mac OS X
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Security Patching
2 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) MCITP
1 5 (62.50%) MCSA
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (62.50%) Hyper-V
3 2 (25.00%) vSphere
4 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (12.50%) XenApp
4 1 (12.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (12.50%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
1 7 (87.50%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) Dell
2 6 (75.00%) HP
3 5 (62.50%) EqualLogic
3 5 (62.50%) IBM
4 3 (37.50%) Sonus
4 3 (37.50%) Veeam
5 1 (12.50%) Cisco
5 1 (12.50%) Citrix
5 1 (12.50%) ProCurve
5 1 (12.50%) Symantec