The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Domain Name System (DNS)
West Midlands / Shropshire
Rank 17 34 14
Rank change year-on-year +17 -20  
Permanent jobs citing DNS 20 5 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 11.05% 2.40% 11.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 40.00% 27.78% 34.33%
Number of salaries quoted 16 5 23
Median salary £35,000 £31,500 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +1.61%  
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,878
% change year-on-year +2.66% +1.68%  

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 Shropshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Shropshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 50 18 67
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Shropshire 27.62% 8.65% 33.00%
Number of salaries quoted 36 18 60
Median salary £35,000 £42,500 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.64% +39.34%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Shropshire 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 Shropshire

DNS
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Salary trend for DNS in Shropshire

DNS
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Telford +4 16 £35,000 +11.11% 1
DNS
West Midlands

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for DNS.

1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 22 (88.00%) VMware
2 22 (88.00%) SolarWinds
3 17 (68.00%) Data Centre
4 14 (56.00%) Windows Server
4 14 (56.00%) TCP/IP
4 14 (56.00%) Active Directory
5 13 (52.00%) SAN
6 11 (44.00%) Nagios
6 11 (44.00%) MPLS
6 11 (44.00%) DDNS
6 11 (44.00%) Firewall
6 11 (44.00%) Citrix
6 11 (44.00%) Cisco
6 11 (44.00%) VPN
6 11 (44.00%) MySQL
6 11 (44.00%) IIS
6 11 (44.00%) Linux
6 11 (44.00%) Apache
6 11 (44.00%) MS Exchange
6 11 (44.00%) WAN
6 11 (44.00%) DHCP
6 11 (44.00%) Hyper-V
6 11 (44.00%) NAS
6 11 (44.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 11 (44.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (44.00%) Clustering
6 11 (44.00%) Unix
6 11 (44.00%) IP Telephony
6 11 (44.00%) Brocade

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire 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 11 (44.00%) Apache
1 11 (44.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 11 (44.00%) IIS
1 11 (44.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (56.00%) TCP/IP
2 13 (52.00%) SAN
3 11 (44.00%) DDNS
3 11 (44.00%) DHCP
3 11 (44.00%) Firewall
3 11 (44.00%) IP Telephony
3 11 (44.00%) MPLS
3 11 (44.00%) NAS
3 11 (44.00%) Remote Desktop
3 11 (44.00%) VPLS
3 11 (44.00%) VPN
3 11 (44.00%) WAN
4 7 (28.00%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (28.00%) Cisco IOS
4 7 (28.00%) IPv4
4 7 (28.00%) IPv6
4 7 (28.00%) NX-OS
4 7 (28.00%) SNMP
4 7 (28.00%) Unified Communications
4 7 (28.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (44.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Network Engineer
2 9 (36.00%) Technical Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) IT Support
4 3 (12.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 3 (12.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (12.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (12.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 3 (12.00%) Desktop Support
4 3 (12.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) IT Support Technician
5 1 (4.00%) IT Technician
5 1 (4.00%) Senior IT Support
5 1 (4.00%) Senior IT Technician
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Support Technician
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Technician
5 1 (4.00%) Support Technician
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 17 (68.00%) Data Centre
2 11 (44.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (56.00%) Windows Server
3 11 (44.00%) Linux
3 11 (44.00%) Unix
3 11 (44.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (44.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (28.00%) VyOS
5 3 (12.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (12.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Network Monitoring
2 6 (24.00%) Problem Management
3 5 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (8.00%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) Citrix Certification
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (8.00%) CCNA
3 2 (8.00%) CCNP
3 2 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (56.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (44.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (12.00%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 11 (44.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 22 (88.00%) SolarWinds
1 22 (88.00%) VMware
2 11 (44.00%) Brocade
2 11 (44.00%) Cisco
2 11 (44.00%) Citrix
2 11 (44.00%) ProCurve
3 7 (28.00%) Aruba
3 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (28.00%) SonicWALL
3 7 (28.00%) Ubiquiti
Telford, Shropshire
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