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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 77 70 87
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +17
Permanent jobs citing DNS 14 54 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.33% 3.29% 2.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.11% 17.03% 13.68%
Number of salaries quoted 12 42 36
Median salary £32,500 £34,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.41% +3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £23,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £35,661 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +0.45%
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
197 317 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 18.66% 19.34% 17.15%
Number of salaries quoted 151 206 221
Median salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £26,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
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 30 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 30 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 5 £32,500 +24.80% 1
Warrington +6 2 £38,750 +103.94% 1
Wilmslow -4 1 £19,000 -41.53% 1
Alderley Edge - 1 £52,500 -
DNS
North West

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 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 34 (87.18%) Windows
2 33 (84.62%) DHCP
3 32 (82.05%) Active Directory
4 28 (71.79%) VMware
5 26 (66.67%) Microsoft
6 24 (61.54%) TCP/IP
6 24 (61.54%) Windows Server 2012
7 23 (58.97%) Windows Server 2008
7 23 (58.97%) Windows 7
8 21 (53.85%) Cisco
9 20 (51.28%) Cisco Certification
9 20 (51.28%) Microsoft Certification
9 20 (51.28%) CCNA
9 20 (51.28%) Windows Server
10 18 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
11 16 (41.03%) Exchange Server 2010
11 16 (41.03%) MS Office
11 16 (41.03%) MS Exchange
12 15 (38.46%) LAN
12 15 (38.46%) MS Excel
12 15 (38.46%) VPN
13 13 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
13 13 (33.33%) MCITP
13 13 (33.33%) Firewall
13 13 (33.33%) Telecoms
13 13 (33.33%) MCSE
13 13 (33.33%) MCSA
13 13 (33.33%) MCP
14 11 (28.21%) MCTS
15 10 (25.64%) Hyper-V

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 16 (41.03%) Exchange Server 2010
1 16 (41.03%) MS Exchange
2 13 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (10.26%) IIS
4 3 (7.69%) IBM Notes
5 1 (2.56%) Apache
5 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.56%) nginx
5 1 (2.56%) Node.js
5 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 16 (41.03%) MS Office
2 15 (38.46%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.82%) Office 365
2 1 (2.56%) Google Apps
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 33 (84.62%) DHCP
2 24 (61.54%) TCP/IP
3 15 (38.46%) LAN
3 15 (38.46%) VPN
4 13 (33.33%) Firewall
5 9 (23.08%) WAN
6 7 (17.95%) Wireless
7 5 (12.82%) VLAN
8 4 (10.26%) Internet
8 4 (10.26%) SAN
9 3 (7.69%) BGP
9 3 (7.69%) OSPF
9 3 (7.69%) WLAN
10 2 (5.13%) EIGRP
10 2 (5.13%) Intranet
10 2 (5.13%) Network Security
10 2 (5.13%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (2.56%) Asterisk PBX
11 1 (2.56%) LDAP
11 1 (2.56%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (2.56%) MySQL
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Oracle APEX
General
1 13 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 5 (12.82%) Finance
2 5 (12.82%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.13%) Marketing
4 1 (2.56%) Banking
4 1 (2.56%) Electronics
4 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (46.15%) IT Support
2 14 (35.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 14 (35.90%) IT Engineer
3 13 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
3 13 (33.33%) Support Engineer
4 11 (28.21%) Analyst
4 11 (28.21%) Infrastructure Support
4 11 (28.21%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 11 (28.21%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (20.51%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (10.26%) IT Analyst
6 4 (10.26%) IT Support Analyst
6 4 (10.26%) Support Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Information Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Information Systems Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Network Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.26%) .NET
2 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.56%) LAMP
3 1 (2.56%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (2.56%) Middleware
3 1 (2.56%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.69%) Life Science
1 3 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.13%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.56%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.56%) Data Extraction
3 1 (2.56%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.56%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 34 (87.18%) Windows
2 24 (61.54%) Windows Server 2012
3 23 (58.97%) Windows 7
3 23 (58.97%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (51.28%) Windows Server
5 10 (25.64%) Windows XP
6 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (15.38%) Linux
8 4 (10.26%) Windows 8
9 3 (7.69%) Mac OS X
10 1 (2.56%) Android
10 1 (2.56%) Apple iOS
10 1 (2.56%) Windows 10
10 1 (2.56%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.95%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (15.38%) ITIL
3 4 (10.26%) Project Management
4 3 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (7.69%) Data Security
4 3 (7.69%) E-Commerce
4 3 (7.69%) Service Delivery
4 3 (7.69%) Supplier Management
5 2 (5.13%) CRM
5 2 (5.13%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (5.13%) ERP
5 2 (5.13%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (5.13%) Network Design
5 2 (5.13%) Network Management
5 2 (5.13%) Scrum
6 1 (2.56%) Data Protection
6 1 (2.56%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (2.56%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.56%) Mentoring
6 1 (2.56%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.82%) SQL
2 3 (7.69%) PHP
3 2 (5.13%) C#
3 2 (5.13%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.56%) Perl
4 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.56%) Ruby
4 1 (2.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 20 (51.28%) CCNA
1 20 (51.28%) Cisco Certification
1 20 (51.28%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (33.33%) MCITP
2 13 (33.33%) MCP
2 13 (33.33%) MCSA
2 13 (33.33%) MCSE
3 11 (28.21%) MCTS
4 3 (7.69%) CCNP
5 2 (5.13%) Degree
6 1 (2.56%) CCA
6 1 (2.56%) CCIE
6 1 (2.56%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (82.05%) Active Directory
2 18 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (25.64%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.13%) Postfix
4 2 (5.13%) Terminal Services
4 2 (5.13%) vSphere
5 1 (2.56%) KVM
5 1 (2.56%) oVirt
5 1 (2.56%) Sendmail
5 1 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.56%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (2.56%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) SCCM
2 2 (5.13%) SCOM
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (2.56%) MobiControl
3 1 (2.56%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (2.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 28 (71.79%) VMware
2 26 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 21 (53.85%) Cisco
4 4 (10.26%) Citrix
5 3 (7.69%) Apple
5 3 (7.69%) CommVault
5 3 (7.69%) Lotus
5 3 (7.69%) NetApp
6 1 (2.56%) Google
6 1 (2.56%) HP
6 1 (2.56%) Intel Security
6 1 (2.56%) JD Edwards
6 1 (2.56%) Motorola
6 1 (2.56%) Oracle
6 1 (2.56%) Sage
6 1 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (2.56%) SAP
6 1 (2.56%) Symantec
6 1 (2.56%) Veeam
6 1 (2.56%) WatchGuard
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