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

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Domain Name System (DNS)
North West / Cheshire
Rank 82 75 85
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +10
Permanent jobs citing DNS 9 29 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.90% 2.23% 2.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.62% 14.08% 12.91%
Number of salaries quoted 8 26 33
Median salary £23,500 £25,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.93% -32.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £22,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £40,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%

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
136 206 333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 13.57% 15.85% 18.20%
Number of salaries quoted 83 156 263
Median salary £37,500 £30,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -29.41%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 2017. 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 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
Warrington +3 4 £22,750 +3.40% 2
Macclesfield 0 2 £23,250 -57.72%
Wilmslow -7 2 £35,000 +89.18%
Crewe - 1 - -
DNS
North West

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for DNS.

1 32 (76.19%) Windows
2 26 (61.90%) Windows Server
3 24 (57.14%) DHCP
4 22 (52.38%) Office 365
5 20 (47.62%) Active Directory
6 19 (45.24%) Firewall
7 18 (42.86%) Microsoft
7 18 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
8 17 (40.48%) MCSE
8 17 (40.48%) MS Exchange
8 17 (40.48%) SQL
8 17 (40.48%) VMware
8 17 (40.48%) Hyper-V
9 15 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
9 15 (35.71%) MCITP
10 13 (30.95%) Windows Server 2008
10 13 (30.95%) Windows 7
11 12 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
11 12 (28.57%) Linux
12 11 (26.19%) Exchange Server 2010
12 11 (26.19%) Windows 8
13 10 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2013
14 9 (21.43%) MCP
14 9 (21.43%) MCSA
14 9 (21.43%) MPLS
15 8 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
15 8 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
15 8 (19.05%) Mac OS X
15 8 (19.05%) Apple
15 8 (19.05%) TCP/IP

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 17 (40.48%) MS Exchange
2 11 (26.19%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (11.90%) Apache
4 5 (11.90%) nginx
5 3 (7.14%) WordPress
6 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (11.90%) MS Excel
1 5 (11.90%) MS Office
2 3 (7.14%) Photoshop
3 2 (4.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 22 (52.38%) Office 365
2 8 (19.05%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 24 (57.14%) DHCP
2 19 (45.24%) Firewall
3 9 (21.43%) MPLS
4 8 (19.05%) TCP/IP
5 6 (14.29%) VoIP
6 4 (9.52%) LAN
6 4 (9.52%) VLAN
6 4 (9.52%) WAN
7 3 (7.14%) FTP
7 3 (7.14%) HTTP
7 3 (7.14%) Internet
7 3 (7.14%) NAS
7 3 (7.14%) Remote Desktop
7 3 (7.14%) SAN
8 2 (4.76%) SSL
8 2 (4.76%) VPN
9 1 (2.38%) HTTPS
9 1 (2.38%) Intranet
9 1 (2.38%) Network Security
9 1 (2.38%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.76%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (4.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.38%) MSI
2 1 (2.38%) Sublime Text
General
1 5 (11.90%) Finance
2 3 (7.14%) Marketing
3 1 (2.38%) Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (28.57%) IT Engineer
2 12 (28.57%) IT Support
3 11 (26.19%) Support Engineer
4 10 (23.81%) Server Engineer
5 9 (21.43%) IT Support Engineer
6 8 (19.05%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 8 (19.05%) Hyper-V Engineer
7 7 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
7 7 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 7 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 6 (14.29%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
8 6 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
9 5 (11.90%) Analyst
10 4 (9.52%) Support Analyst
11 3 (7.14%) IT Support Analyst
11 3 (7.14%) Network Engineer
11 3 (7.14%) Senior Server Engineer
11 3 (7.14%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.29%) HTML
2 4 (9.52%) Web Services
3 3 (7.14%) CSS
3 3 (7.14%) jQuery
4 2 (4.76%) Servlets
4 2 (4.76%) WSGI
4 2 (4.76%) XML
5 1 (2.38%) .NET
5 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (7.14%) Clustering
1 3 (7.14%) Management Information System
1 3 (7.14%) Private Cloud
2 2 (4.76%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.76%) NHS
3 1 (2.38%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.38%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (2.38%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.38%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.38%) Replication
3 1 (2.38%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 32 (76.19%) Windows
2 26 (61.90%) Windows Server
3 15 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (30.95%) Windows 7
4 13 (30.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (28.57%) Linux
6 11 (26.19%) Windows 8
7 8 (19.05%) Mac OS X
8 4 (9.52%) CentOS
9 3 (7.14%) Debian
9 3 (7.14%) Ubuntu
10 2 (4.76%) Windows 10
11 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (2.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (9.52%) ITIL
1 4 (9.52%) Mentoring
1 4 (9.52%) Migration
2 3 (7.14%) Business Continuity
2 3 (7.14%) Business Continuity Management
2 3 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (7.14%) DevOps
2 3 (7.14%) High Availability
2 3 (7.14%) Information Security
2 3 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (7.14%) Project Management
2 3 (7.14%) SEO
2 3 (7.14%) Service Management
2 3 (7.14%) Vulnerability Scanning
3 2 (4.76%) Build Automation
3 2 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (4.76%) Email Marketing
3 2 (4.76%) Load Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (40.48%) SQL
2 6 (14.29%) PHP
2 6 (14.29%) Python
3 3 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 3 (7.14%) Perl
4 2 (4.76%) Bash Shell
4 2 (4.76%) Java
4 2 (4.76%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.38%) C
5 1 (2.38%) C#
5 1 (2.38%) Ruby
5 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.38%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 18 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (40.48%) MCSE
3 15 (35.71%) MCITP
4 9 (21.43%) MCP
4 9 (21.43%) MCSA
5 3 (7.14%) CCNA
5 3 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (4.76%) DBS Check
7 1 (2.38%) A+ Certification
7 1 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.38%) MCTS
7 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (47.62%) Active Directory
2 17 (40.48%) Hyper-V
3 12 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 4 (9.52%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (9.52%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (9.52%) VMware Server
5 3 (7.14%) Postfix
5 3 (7.14%) qmail
6 1 (2.38%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (2.38%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (2.38%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (14.29%) Puppet
2 4 (9.52%) FortiGate
3 3 (7.14%) Nagios
3 3 (7.14%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (4.76%) Salt
4 2 (4.76%) SCCM
5 1 (2.38%) Ansible
5 1 (2.38%) BladeLogic
5 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (2.38%) SCOM
5 1 (2.38%) SCOrch
5 1 (2.38%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 17 (40.48%) VMware
3 8 (19.05%) Apple
4 7 (16.67%) Cisco
5 6 (14.29%) SonicWALL
6 4 (9.52%) Sophos
7 3 (7.14%) arcserve
7 3 (7.14%) Nimble Storage
7 3 (7.14%) Symantec
8 2 (4.76%) Adobe
9 1 (2.38%) BMC
9 1 (2.38%) Citrix
9 1 (2.38%) NetApp
9 1 (2.38%) Veeam
Warrington, Cheshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 8 hours ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + listed benefits
Posted: Yesterday