Period
to 20 August 2019

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 20 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Dynamic DNS (DDNS)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 270 291 319
Rank change year-on-year +21 +28 +26
Permanent jobs citing DDNS 2 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.026% 0.088% 0.020%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.13% 0.54% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 2
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £47,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.57% +34.29% +11.11%
England median annual salary £47,500 £43,750 £48,250
% change year-on-year +8.57% -9.33% -3.50%

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 1,525 1,493 1,554
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 19.94% 16.49% 15.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1,138 1,054 1,249
West Midlands median annual salary £42,750 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.88% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,825 £24,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £58,750
England median annual salary £46,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.16% +5.56% -

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 20 August 2019. 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 -4 2 £42,500 -9.57%
DDNS
England

For the 6 months to 20 August 2019, IT jobs citing DDNS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for DDNS.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Project Delivery

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
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%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Project Delivery
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) XenApp
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) VMware