The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 34 26 34
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +8
Permanent jobs citing DNS 3 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 2.03% 2.40% 3.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.00% 14.29% 17.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 4
Median salary £31,000 £25,000 £17,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+24.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,800 £24,600 £17,150
10% offered a salary of more than £42,200 £35,000 £18,550
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
DNS
Manchester

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
25 21 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 16.89% 16.80% 18.67%
Number of salaries quoted 23 19 27
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £23,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +63.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £24,500 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

DNS
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

DNS Salary Trend in Bolton

DNS
Salary Histogram in Bolton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Bolton region over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

DNS Salary Histogram in Bolton

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 Bolton region with a requirement for DNS.

1 10 (100.00%) DHCP
2 9 (90.00%) Windows
3 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
5 6 (60.00%) MS Office
5 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
7 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
8 3 (30.00%) Legal
8 3 (30.00%) VMware
8 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (30.00%) Patch Management
8 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
8 3 (30.00%) Windows XP
8 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (20.00%) Windows 8
9 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
9 2 (20.00%) SCCM
9 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2 (20.00%) CCNA
9 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
9 2 (20.00%) LAN
9 2 (20.00%) WAN
9 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
9 2 (20.00%) ITIL
9 2 (20.00%) MCP
9 2 (20.00%) MCDST
9 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
10 1 (10.00%) Firewall

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton 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 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (60.00%) MS Office
2 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) DHCP
2 2 (20.00%) LAN
2 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (10.00%) Firewall
3 1 (10.00%) Intranet
General
1 3 (30.00%) Legal
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) IT Support
2 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) 1st/2nd Line Technical Support
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Technical Support
3 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) IT Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL Manager
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL Service Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Service Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Support
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (30.00%) Windows XP
5 2 (20.00%) Windows 8
6 1 (10.00%) Linux
6 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (10.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Patch Management
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (20.00%) CCNA
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (20.00%) MCDST
2 2 (20.00%) MCP
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) Draytek
3 1 (10.00%) NETGEAR
3 1 (10.00%) Veeam
Bolton, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens & training
Posted: 2 days ago
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Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £17000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £38000 - £40000 per annum + onsite parking, pen, 25 hols
Posted: 5 days ago