The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Walsall 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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
West Midlands / Walsall
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 17 15
Permanent jobs citing DNS 0 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Walsall - 8.00% 3.95%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 58.82% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 1
Median salary - £45,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +55.17%  
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,689
% change year-on-year +2.66% +2.21%  

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 Walsall with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Walsall
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 4 17 10
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Walsall 10.26% 13.60% 13.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4 14 5
Median salary £32,500 £45,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.77% +55.17%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

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Job Vacancy Trend in Walsall

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Walsall 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 Walsall

DNS
Salary Trend in Walsall

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

Salary trend for DNS in Walsall

DNS
Top 20 Co-occurring IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 28 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 Walsall region with a requirement for DNS.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Storage
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Patch Management
1 2 (100.00%) Server Patching
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Servers

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Walsall 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 2 (100.00%) Patch Management
1 2 (100.00%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 2 (100.00%) VMware