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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Domain Name System (DNS)
Manchester / Bolton
Rank 24 15 39
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +24
Permanent jobs citing DNS 8 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 5.71% 5.48% 1.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.59% 36.36% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 2
Median salary £35,000 £25,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -23.07%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,878
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.68%

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
29 11 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 20.71% 15.07% 7.88%
Number of salaries quoted 28 11 12
Median salary £35,000 £25,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £35,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 13 (100.00%) DHCP
1 13 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
3 9 (69.23%) ITIL
3 9 (69.23%) MCP
3 9 (69.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (61.54%) MCSE
4 8 (61.54%) MS Excel
4 8 (61.54%) Service Management
4 8 (61.54%) MSI
4 8 (61.54%) InstallShield
4 8 (61.54%) Microsoft App-V
4 8 (61.54%) Application Packaging
4 8 (61.54%) SCCM
4 8 (61.54%) PowerShell
4 8 (61.54%) BC Cleared
4 8 (61.54%) Security Cleared
4 8 (61.54%) SCOrch
4 8 (61.54%) Application Virtualisation
5 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
5 3 (23.08%) WSUS
5 3 (23.08%) Firewall
6 2 (15.38%) VMware
6 2 (15.38%) MPLS
6 2 (15.38%) NetApp
6 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
6 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
6 2 (15.38%) Cisco
6 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure

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 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (61.54%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (100.00%) DHCP
2 3 (23.08%) Firewall
3 2 (15.38%) MPLS
3 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (7.69%) IPsec
4 1 (7.69%) LAN
4 1 (7.69%) Softphone
4 1 (7.69%) VLAN
4 1 (7.69%) VPN
4 1 (7.69%) WAN
4 1 (7.69%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) InstallShield
1 8 (61.54%) MSI
General
1 1 (7.69%) Legal
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (76.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (69.23%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Help Desk Technician
3 1 (7.69%) ICT Technician
3 1 (7.69%) IT Technician
3 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Team Leader
3 1 (7.69%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
1 1 (7.69%) iPad
1 1 (7.69%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
3 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) ITIL
2 8 (61.54%) Application Packaging
2 8 (61.54%) Application Virtualisation
2 8 (61.54%) Service Management
3 1 (7.69%) BCP
3 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity
3 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (7.69%) Compliance Management
3 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.69%) Information Security
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL V3
3 1 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.69%) SIEM
3 1 (7.69%) Time Management
3 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) MCP
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (61.54%) BC Cleared
2 8 (61.54%) MCSE
2 8 (61.54%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) Degree
3 1 (7.69%) MCSA
3 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS
1 1 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 13 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (61.54%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (15.38%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (15.38%) vSphere
4 1 (7.69%) Firmware
4 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (61.54%) SCCM
1 8 (61.54%) SCOrch
2 3 (23.08%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco
2 2 (15.38%) NetApp
2 2 (15.38%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) Apple
3 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
3 1 (7.69%) HP
3 1 (7.69%) Juniper
3 1 (7.69%) Nimble Storage