The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 27 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 28 32 13
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -19
Permanent jobs citing DNS 1 3 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 0.76% 2.40% 14.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.56% 11.11% 55.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 20
Median salary £30,000 £26,500 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.20% -
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.36% +1.38%
DNS
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Communications & Networking Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
18 27 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 13.64% 21.60% 26.39%
Number of salaries quoted 17 12 29
Median salary £38,000 £30,000 £26,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% +13.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £29,250 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of job ads across the Belfast region citing DNS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

DNS
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

DNS Salary Trend in Belfast

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, 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 Belfast region with a requirement for DNS.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) Dell
2 3 (75.00%) Mac OS X
2 3 (75.00%) Nagios
2 3 (75.00%) LAMP
2 3 (75.00%) Ruby
2 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (75.00%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (75.00%) VirtualBox
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) Perl
2 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) SMTP
2 3 (75.00%) HTTP
2 3 (75.00%) SNMP
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) logstash
2 3 (75.00%) Pingdom
2 3 (75.00%) Rsyslog
2 3 (75.00%) LEMP Stack
2 3 (75.00%) Cacti
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast 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 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) HTTP
1 3 (75.00%) LAN
1 3 (75.00%) SMTP
1 3 (75.00%) SNMP
1 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 1 (25.00%) DHCP
2 1 (25.00%) Intranet
2 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Administrator
1 3 (75.00%) Linux Administrator
1 3 (75.00%) Unix Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) IT Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Operations Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) LAMP
1 3 (75.00%) LEMP Stack
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Linux
2 3 (75.00%) Mac OS X
2 3 (75.00%) Unix
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Bash Shell
1 3 (75.00%) Perl
1 3 (75.00%) Python
1 3 (75.00%) Ruby
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) VirtualBox
2 3 (75.00%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Cacti
1 3 (75.00%) logstash
1 3 (75.00%) Nagios
1 3 (75.00%) Pingdom
1 3 (75.00%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Dell
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft