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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 22 14 24
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +10
Permanent jobs citing DNS 7 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 4.83% 9.46% 3.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.00% 50.00% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 3
Median salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +12.14%
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
28 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 19.31% 18.92% 8.13%
Number of salaries quoted 25 14 9
Median salary £37,500 £34,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.48% +5.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,187 £25,250 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 9 December 2016.

DNS Salary Histogram in Bolton

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 9 December 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
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (80.00%) Windows
3 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (60.00%) Windows Server
5 5 (50.00%) Firewall
6 4 (40.00%) WSUS
6 4 (40.00%) VMware
6 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
6 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
6 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
7 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
7 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (30.00%) LAN
7 3 (30.00%) WAN
7 3 (30.00%) ITIL
7 3 (30.00%) MCP
7 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
7 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (30.00%) SCCM
8 2 (20.00%) Service Management
8 2 (20.00%) VLAN
8 2 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (20.00%) Wireless
8 2 (20.00%) Application Packaging
8 2 (20.00%) BC Cleared
8 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
8 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (20.00%) NetApp

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%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) DHCP
2 5 (50.00%) Firewall
3 4 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (30.00%) LAN
4 3 (30.00%) WAN
5 2 (20.00%) MPLS
5 2 (20.00%) VLAN
5 2 (20.00%) VPN
5 2 (20.00%) Wireless
6 1 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (10.00%) Intranet
6 1 (10.00%) IP Telephony
6 1 (10.00%) IPsec
6 1 (10.00%) iSCSI
6 1 (10.00%) Network Security
6 1 (10.00%) Softphone
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) InstallShield
1 2 (20.00%) MSI
General
1 1 (10.00%) Legal
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) 1st/2nd Line Technical Support
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Technical Support
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Graduate
3 1 (10.00%) Graduate Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Help Desk Technician
3 1 (10.00%) ICT Technician
3 1 (10.00%) IT Support
3 1 (10.00%) IT Technician
3 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) iPad
2 1 (10.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (20.00%) Linux
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (10.00%) CentOS
5 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
5 1 (10.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Application Packaging
2 2 (20.00%) Application Virtualisation
2 2 (20.00%) Service Management
3 1 (10.00%) BCP
3 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (10.00%) Compliance Management
3 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (10.00%) Information Security
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
3 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) SIEM
3 1 (10.00%) Time Management
3 1 (10.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) MCP
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (20.00%) BC Cleared
2 2 (20.00%) MCSE
2 2 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) Degree
3 1 (10.00%) MCSA
3 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (10.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (10.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (20.00%) vSphere
4 1 (10.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) WSUS
2 3 (30.00%) SCCM
3 2 (20.00%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco
3 2 (20.00%) NetApp
4 1 (10.00%) Apple
4 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (10.00%) Dell
4 1 (10.00%) Draytek
4 1 (10.00%) HP
4 1 (10.00%) Juniper
4 1 (10.00%) NETGEAR
4 1 (10.00%) Nimble Storage
4 1 (10.00%) Veeam
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