The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 82 74 75
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +1
Permanent jobs citing DNS 12 50 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.04% 2.92% 2.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.83% 13.74% 13.73%
Number of salaries quoted 11 38 37
Median salary £27,500 £34,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.11% +7.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £44,750 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
DNS
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
206 364 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 17.84% 21.25% 19.68%
Number of salaries quoted 159 232 259
Median salary £34,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

DNS
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

DNS Salary Trend in Cheshire

DNS
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016.

DNS Salary Histogram in Cheshire

DNS
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester -10 4 £32,500 +18.18% 1
Warrington +5 2 £27,250 +15.95% 2
Wilmslow -7 2 £18,750 -44.85%
DNS
North West

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for DNS.

1 41 (83.67%) Windows
2 38 (77.55%) Active Directory
3 37 (75.51%) DHCP
4 36 (73.47%) VMware
5 31 (63.27%) Microsoft
5 31 (63.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 30 (61.22%) TCP/IP
7 29 (59.18%) Windows Server 2008
8 27 (55.10%) Cisco
9 26 (53.06%) VMware Infrastructure
9 26 (53.06%) Windows 7
9 26 (53.06%) Windows Server
10 24 (48.98%) Cisco Certification
10 24 (48.98%) MS Exchange
11 22 (44.90%) Microsoft Certification
11 22 (44.90%) CCNA
12 20 (40.82%) Exchange Server 2010
12 20 (40.82%) MS Office
13 19 (38.78%) MS Excel
14 17 (34.69%) VPN
14 17 (34.69%) Hyper-V
15 16 (32.65%) MCITP
15 16 (32.65%) Exchange Server 2013
15 16 (32.65%) MCSE
15 16 (32.65%) MCSA
15 16 (32.65%) LAN
15 16 (32.65%) MCP
16 15 (30.61%) Firewall
17 14 (28.57%) MCTS
18 13 (26.53%) SQL Server

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 24 (48.98%) MS Exchange
2 20 (40.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (32.65%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (18.37%) IIS
5 5 (10.20%) SharePoint
6 3 (6.12%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (6.12%) IBM Notes
7 2 (4.08%) nginx
7 2 (4.08%) Node.js
8 1 (2.04%) Apache
8 1 (2.04%) Flash Media Server
Applications
1 20 (40.82%) MS Office
2 19 (38.78%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.20%) Office 365
2 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.04%) DigitalOcean
3 1 (2.04%) Google Apps
3 1 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (75.51%) DHCP
2 30 (61.22%) TCP/IP
3 17 (34.69%) VPN
4 16 (32.65%) LAN
5 15 (30.61%) Firewall
6 9 (18.37%) Wireless
7 8 (16.33%) SAN
7 8 (16.33%) WAN
8 6 (12.24%) VLAN
9 4 (8.16%) Internet
10 3 (6.12%) BGP
10 3 (6.12%) OSPF
10 3 (6.12%) SSL
10 3 (6.12%) VoIP
11 2 (4.08%) Cisco Nexus
11 2 (4.08%) FCoE
11 2 (4.08%) Fibre Channel
11 2 (4.08%) HTTP
11 2 (4.08%) iSCSI
11 2 (4.08%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.53%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (2.04%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.04%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.04%) MySQL
3 1 (2.04%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.04%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (2.04%) Redis
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.04%) Oracle APEX
1 1 (2.04%) TeamCity
General
1 11 (22.45%) Telecoms
2 5 (10.20%) Finance
2 5 (10.20%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.08%) Marketing
3 2 (4.08%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (4.08%) Retail
4 1 (2.04%) Banking
4 1 (2.04%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 21 (42.86%) IT Engineer
1 21 (42.86%) IT Support
2 20 (40.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 16 (32.65%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 16 (32.65%) IT Support Engineer
3 16 (32.65%) Support Engineer
4 14 (28.57%) Infrastructure Support
4 14 (28.57%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 11 (22.45%) Analyst
6 7 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
7 5 (10.20%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 4 (8.16%) Citrix Engineer
8 4 (8.16%) IT Analyst
8 4 (8.16%) IT Support Analyst
8 4 (8.16%) Support Analyst
9 3 (6.12%) Information Systems Analyst
9 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 3 (6.12%) Systems Analyst
9 3 (6.12%) Technical Support
9 3 (6.12%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.20%) .NET
2 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.04%) Flash
2 1 (2.04%) LAMP
2 1 (2.04%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (2.04%) Memcached
2 1 (2.04%) Middleware
2 1 (2.04%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (2.04%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (2.04%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.12%) Data Centre
1 3 (6.12%) Life Science
1 3 (6.12%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.08%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.08%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.04%) Data Extraction
3 1 (2.04%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.04%) Streaming Video
3 1 (2.04%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 41 (83.67%) Windows
2 31 (63.27%) Windows Server 2012
3 29 (59.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (53.06%) Windows 7
4 26 (53.06%) Windows Server
5 13 (26.53%) Windows XP
6 11 (22.45%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (8.16%) Linux
7 4 (8.16%) Windows 8
8 3 (6.12%) Mac OS X
9 1 (2.04%) Android
9 1 (2.04%) Apple iOS
9 1 (2.04%) Windows 10
9 1 (2.04%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
1 7 (14.29%) ITIL
2 4 (8.16%) E-Commerce
2 4 (8.16%) Load Balancing
2 4 (8.16%) Project Management
3 3 (6.12%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (6.12%) Data Security
3 3 (6.12%) Supplier Management
4 2 (4.08%) Business Continuity
4 2 (4.08%) CRM
4 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (4.08%) ERP
4 2 (4.08%) Mentoring
4 2 (4.08%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (4.08%) Scrum
4 2 (4.08%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.04%) DevOps
5 1 (2.04%) Marketing Automation
5 1 (2.04%) Resource Management
5 1 (2.04%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.24%) SQL
2 2 (4.08%) C#
2 2 (4.08%) PHP
2 2 (4.08%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.04%) Perl
3 1 (2.04%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.04%) Ruby
3 1 (2.04%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 24 (48.98%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (44.90%) CCNA
2 22 (44.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (32.65%) MCITP
3 16 (32.65%) MCP
3 16 (32.65%) MCSA
3 16 (32.65%) MCSE
4 14 (28.57%) MCTS
5 3 (6.12%) CCIE
5 3 (6.12%) CCNP
5 3 (6.12%) Degree
6 2 (4.08%) HNC
7 1 (2.04%) CCA
7 1 (2.04%) Citrix Certification
System Software
1 38 (77.55%) Active Directory
2 26 (53.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (34.69%) Hyper-V
4 4 (8.16%) Terminal Services
5 2 (4.08%) BitLocker
5 2 (4.08%) Postfix
5 2 (4.08%) vSphere
6 1 (2.04%) Docker
6 1 (2.04%) KVM
6 1 (2.04%) oVirt
6 1 (2.04%) Sendmail
6 1 (2.04%) Terminal Server
6 1 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.04%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (2.04%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (14.29%) SCCM
2 2 (4.08%) SCOM
3 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (2.04%) MobiControl
3 1 (2.04%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (2.04%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 36 (73.47%) VMware
2 31 (63.27%) Microsoft
3 27 (55.10%) Cisco
4 10 (20.41%) Citrix
5 6 (12.24%) NetApp
6 4 (8.16%) Apple
7 3 (6.12%) CommVault
7 3 (6.12%) Lotus
8 2 (4.08%) CheckPoint
8 2 (4.08%) HP
8 2 (4.08%) Intel Security
9 1 (2.04%) Forcepoint
9 1 (2.04%) Google
9 1 (2.04%) Mitel
9 1 (2.04%) MobileIron
9 1 (2.04%) SonicWALL
9 1 (2.04%) Trustwave
9 1 (2.04%) Veeam
9 1 (2.04%) WatchGuard
9 1 (2.04%) Wyse
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