The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for DNS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
South West / Dorset
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 54 74
Rank change year-on-year -4 +20  
Permanent jobs citing DNS 5 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Dorset 1.06% 2.15% 0.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.85% 14.67% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 2
Median salary £19,750 £36,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -45.89% +12.30%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £36,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year +1.36% -  

DNS is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Dorset with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Dorset
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 73 75 133
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Dorset 15.43% 14.65% 21.56%
Number of salaries quoted 66 71 94
Median salary £41,250 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.15% +35.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,901 £30,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Dorset

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Dorset citing DNS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for DNS in Dorset

DNS
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Salary trend for DNS in Dorset

DNS
Salary Histogram in Dorset

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DNS in Dorset over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for DNS in Dorset

DNS
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. 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 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
Bournemouth -2 3 £29,250 -19.86% 4
Shaftesbury - 2 £16,000 -
DNS
South West

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Dorset region with a requirement for DNS.

1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) DHCP
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
4 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (60.00%) ITIL
4 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (50.00%) SCCM
5 5 (50.00%) MCSE
5 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
6 4 (40.00%) MCSA
6 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (40.00%) SCOM
6 4 (40.00%) VMware
6 4 (40.00%) Office 365
7 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
7 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Clustering
7 3 (30.00%) Clustering
7 3 (30.00%) Firewall
7 3 (30.00%) SAN
7 3 (30.00%) VPN
7 3 (30.00%) HP
7 3 (30.00%) Citrix
7 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Office
8 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
8 2 (20.00%) MCP
8 2 (20.00%) LAN
8 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP

DNS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Dorset 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 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (10.00%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Office 365
2 1 (10.00%) IaaS
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) DHCP
2 3 (30.00%) Firewall
2 3 (30.00%) SAN
2 3 (30.00%) VPN
3 2 (20.00%) Internet
3 2 (20.00%) LAN
3 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (20.00%) WAN
3 2 (20.00%) Wireless
4 1 (10.00%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (10.00%) SSL
4 1 (10.00%) VLAN
4 1 (10.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Operations Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Senior Operations Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
1 3 (30.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) IT Technician
2 2 (20.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 2 (20.00%) Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) Administrator
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support
3 1 (10.00%) SCCM Specialist
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Clustering
1 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) iPad
2 1 (10.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (20.00%) Android
5 2 (20.00%) Apple iOS
5 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (20.00%) Windows Vista
5 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
6 1 (10.00%) Linux
6 1 (10.00%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (10.00%) Migration
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (10.00%) Network Design
2 1 (10.00%) People Management
2 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (50.00%) MCSE
3 4 (40.00%) MCSA
4 2 (20.00%) A+ Certification
4 2 (20.00%) Degree
4 2 (20.00%) MCDST
4 2 (20.00%) MCITP
4 2 (20.00%) MCP
4 2 (20.00%) MCTS
5 1 (10.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) Terminal Services
3 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) SCCM
2 4 (40.00%) SCOM
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (10.00%) AirWatch
4 1 (10.00%) MobiControl
4 1 (10.00%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) VMware
3 3 (30.00%) Citrix
3 3 (30.00%) HP
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco
5 1 (10.00%) Draytek
5 1 (10.00%) Juniper
5 1 (10.00%) SOTI
Bournemouth, Dorset
Bluetownonline
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Bluetownonline
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Bluetownonline
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Ageas (Uk) Ltd
Salary: c. £43,000 plus flexible benefit options
Posted: 3 days ago