Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for DDNS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited DDNS over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Dynamic DNS (DDNS)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 314 - 313
Rank change year-on-year - +313 +16
Permanent jobs citing DDNS 14 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.14% - 0.028%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.88% - 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 3
West Midlands median annual salary £35,000 - £31,500
10th Percentile £31,400 - £29,350
90th Percentile £37,500 - £32,850
England median annual salary £45,000 £52,500 £40,750
% change year-on-year -14.29% +28.83% +35.83%

DDNS is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1598 1842 1729
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 15.76% 16.04% 15.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1296 1430 1531
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% -
10th Percentile £23,875 £22,750 £23,000
90th Percentile £61,125 £58,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

DDNS
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing DDNS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for DDNS in the West Midlands

DDNS
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DDNS in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for DDNS in the West Midlands

DDNS
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DDNS within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Shropshire - 11 £35,000 - 1
DDNS
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing DDNS 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for DDNS.

1 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) DNS
1 14 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 14 (100.00%) Citrix
1 14 (100.00%) SAN
1 14 (100.00%) VMware
1 14 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 14 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 12 (85.71%) Remote Desktop
2 12 (85.71%) Clustering
2 12 (85.71%) MS Exchange
2 12 (85.71%) MySQL
3 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
3 11 (78.57%) NAS
4 10 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (71.43%) Apache
4 10 (71.43%) TCP/IP
5 9 (64.29%) Citrix Certification
5 9 (64.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (64.29%) IIS
5 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (42.86%) Public Cloud
7 5 (35.71%) Windows Server
8 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
10 1 (7.14%) NetApp
10 1 (7.14%) DHCP
10 1 (7.14%) Office 365
10 1 (7.14%) Windows 8

DDNS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 12 (85.71%) MS Exchange
2 10 (71.43%) Apache
2 10 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (64.29%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (100.00%) DNS
1 14 (100.00%) SAN
2 12 (85.71%) Remote Desktop
3 11 (78.57%) NAS
4 10 (71.43%) TCP/IP
5 1 (7.14%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (85.71%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Technical Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (28.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Support Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Senior Technical Engineer
5 2 (14.29%) Administrator
5 2 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (14.29%) Systems Support Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (7.14%) Project Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 14 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 12 (85.71%) Clustering
3 6 (42.86%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (35.71%) Windows Server
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
4 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) Citrix Certification
1 9 (64.29%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 14 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Citrix
1 14 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (78.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) NetApp