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 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 / Solihull
Rank 41 41 43
Rank change year-on-year 0 +2  
Permanent jobs citing DNS 10 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Solihull 3.56% 0.41% 2.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.32% 2.50% 18.18%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 5
Median salary £33,750 £40,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.62% +15.94%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £40,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £40,000 £35,000
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 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 38 40 33
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Solihull 13.52% 16.26% 11.15%
Number of salaries quoted 37 19 28
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

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

DNS
Salary Histogram in Solihull

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DNS in Solihull over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Salary histogram for DNS in Solihull

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

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 Solihull region with a requirement for DNS.

1 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) DHCP
2 9 (56.25%) VMware
3 8 (50.00%) Firewall
3 8 (50.00%) Cisco
3 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
5 6 (37.50%) TCP/IP
6 5 (31.25%) HTTP
6 5 (31.25%) SMTP
6 5 (31.25%) SSL
6 5 (31.25%) Juniper
6 5 (31.25%) NetApp
6 5 (31.25%) SharePoint
6 5 (31.25%) IPsec
6 5 (31.25%) CheckPoint
6 5 (31.25%) Network Security
6 5 (31.25%) Data Privacy
7 4 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
7 4 (25.00%) Office 365
7 4 (25.00%) SCCM
7 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
7 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (25.00%) Finance
7 4 (25.00%) MS Office
8 3 (18.75%) Linux
8 3 (18.75%) IBM Notes
8 3 (18.75%) LAN
8 3 (18.75%) WAN
8 3 (18.75%) Lotus

DNS
Top Related 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 (31.25%) SharePoint
2 3 (18.75%) IBM Notes
3 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
4 1 (6.25%) Apache
4 1 (6.25%) Apache Solr
4 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (6.25%) SAS
4 1 (6.25%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (6.25%) OneDrive
2 1 (6.25%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) DHCP
2 8 (50.00%) Firewall
3 6 (37.50%) TCP/IP
4 5 (31.25%) HTTP
4 5 (31.25%) IPsec
4 5 (31.25%) Network Security
4 5 (31.25%) SMTP
4 5 (31.25%) SSL
5 3 (18.75%) LAN
5 3 (18.75%) SSH
5 3 (18.75%) VPN
5 3 (18.75%) WAN
6 2 (12.50%) BGP
6 2 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (12.50%) EIGRP
6 2 (12.50%) FTP
6 2 (12.50%) OSPF
6 2 (12.50%) RIP
6 2 (12.50%) SAN
6 2 (12.50%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Administrator
1 4 (25.00%) Network Administrator
1 4 (25.00%) Network Security Administrator
1 4 (25.00%) Security Administrator
2 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) IT Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Network Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Operations Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Security Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Server Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) IT Support
4 1 (6.25%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Client/Server
1 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.25%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (18.75%) Linux
3 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (6.25%) CentOS
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Data Privacy
2 4 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 3 (18.75%) Application Packaging
4 2 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (6.25%) BCP
5 1 (6.25%) DevOps
5 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (6.25%) High Availability
5 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
5 1 (6.25%) Open Source
5 1 (6.25%) Security Operations
5 1 (6.25%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) PHP
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) CCNP
1 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.25%) MCSA
2 1 (6.25%) MCSE
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (6.25%) ISO22301
1 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (6.25%) vCloud
4 1 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (6.25%) vMotion
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) VMware
2 8 (50.00%) Cisco
3 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
4 5 (31.25%) CheckPoint
4 5 (31.25%) Juniper
4 5 (31.25%) NetApp
5 3 (18.75%) IBM
5 3 (18.75%) Lotus
5 3 (18.75%) Nimble Storage
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £35000 - £45000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago