The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Solihull 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)
West Midlands / Solihull
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 29 -
Rank change year-on-year -6 -  
Permanent jobs citing DNS 3 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Solihull 1.50% 1.33% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.29% 8.82% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Median salary £37,500 £36,250 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.44% -  
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 Solihull with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Solihull
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 21 34 32
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Solihull 10.50% 15.04% 11.85%
Number of salaries quoted 18 21 32
Median salary £36,250 £34,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.61% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Solihull 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 Solihull

DNS
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Salary trend for DNS in Solihull

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 Solihull region with a requirement for DNS.

1 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 8 (61.54%) DHCP
2 8 (61.54%) VMware
3 7 (53.85%) Firewall
3 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
4 6 (46.15%) Cisco
4 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
4 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (38.46%) Data Privacy
5 5 (38.46%) SharePoint
6 4 (30.77%) SMTP
6 4 (30.77%) HTTP
6 4 (30.77%) Juniper
6 4 (30.77%) IPsec
6 4 (30.77%) Finance
6 4 (30.77%) CheckPoint
6 4 (30.77%) SSL
6 4 (30.77%) SCCM
6 4 (30.77%) Network Security
6 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (30.77%) Data Centre
6 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
6 4 (30.77%) Office 365
7 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (23.08%) Nimble Storage
7 3 (23.08%) Mobile Device Management
7 3 (23.08%) Application Packaging
7 3 (23.08%) NetApp
7 3 (23.08%) Lotus

DNS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Solihull 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 (38.46%) SharePoint
2 3 (23.08%) IBM Notes
3 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
3 2 (15.38%) Skype for Business
4 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (7.69%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Office 365
2 2 (15.38%) OneDrive
3 1 (7.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) DHCP
2 7 (53.85%) Firewall
3 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
4 4 (30.77%) HTTP
4 4 (30.77%) IPsec
4 4 (30.77%) Network Security
4 4 (30.77%) SMTP
4 4 (30.77%) SSL
5 3 (23.08%) LAN
5 3 (23.08%) VPN
5 3 (23.08%) WAN
6 2 (15.38%) BGP
6 2 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (15.38%) EIGRP
6 2 (15.38%) FTP
6 2 (15.38%) OSPF
6 2 (15.38%) RIP
6 2 (15.38%) Skype
6 2 (15.38%) SSH
6 2 (15.38%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Administrator
2 3 (23.08%) Network Administrator
2 3 (23.08%) Network Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Network Security Administrator
2 3 (23.08%) Security Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Desktop Support
3 2 (15.38%) Security Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Data Centre Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Desktop Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) IT Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) SCCM Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) SCCM Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) VMware Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Data Centre
2 2 (15.38%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (23.08%) Linux
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
4 2 (15.38%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Data Privacy
2 3 (23.08%) Application Packaging
2 3 (23.08%) Mobile Device Management
3 2 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
4 1 (7.69%) BCP
4 1 (7.69%) DNA
4 1 (7.69%) IT Asset Management
4 1 (7.69%) Security Operations
4 1 (7.69%) Statistics
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) CCNP
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (7.69%) MCITP
2 1 (7.69%) MCSA
2 1 (7.69%) MCSE
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) ISO 22301
1 2 (15.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (15.38%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (15.38%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (7.69%) vCloud
4 1 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) SCCM
2 1 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (7.69%) vCenter Server
2 1 (7.69%) vMotion
2 1 (7.69%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) VMware
2 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 6 (46.15%) Cisco
4 4 (30.77%) CheckPoint
4 4 (30.77%) Juniper
5 3 (23.08%) IBM
5 3 (23.08%) Lotus
5 3 (23.08%) NetApp
5 3 (23.08%) Nimble Storage
6 1 (7.69%) Dell
6 1 (7.69%) HP
6 1 (7.69%) Symantec