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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Domain Name System (DNS)
North West / Cheshire
Rank 79 48 81
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +33
Permanent jobs citing DNS 12 54 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.16% 4.11% 2.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.70% 28.27% 13.58%
Number of salaries quoted 9 49 40
Median salary £22,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-43.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,200 £22,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £80,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%

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
138 191 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 13.35% 14.55% 19.68%
Number of salaries quoted 80 160 292
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £67,500 £80,000
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
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 17 January 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
Crewe -2 3 - -
Wilmslow - 3 £22,000 -
Macclesfield -6 2 £25,250 -36.07% 2
Warrington -12 2 £25,250 -36.87%
Sandbach - 2 £27,000 -
DNS
North West

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 39 (73.58%) Windows
2 34 (64.15%) DHCP
3 31 (58.49%) Windows Server
4 27 (50.94%) Firewall
5 24 (45.28%) Microsoft
5 24 (45.28%) Office 365
6 23 (43.40%) Active Directory
6 23 (43.40%) MS Exchange
7 22 (41.51%) Microsoft Certification
8 21 (39.62%) Hyper-V
9 20 (37.74%) VMware
10 19 (35.85%) MCSE
10 19 (35.85%) SQL
10 19 (35.85%) Windows Server 2012
11 18 (33.96%) Windows 7
11 18 (33.96%) MCITP
12 16 (30.19%) Windows Server 2008
13 15 (28.30%) VMware Infrastructure
13 15 (28.30%) Exchange Server 2010
14 14 (26.42%) Exchange Server 2013
14 14 (26.42%) Windows 8
14 14 (26.42%) MCSA
15 13 (24.53%) TCP/IP
16 12 (22.64%) Apple
16 12 (22.64%) Linux
17 11 (20.75%) MCP
17 11 (20.75%) Mac OS X
18 10 (18.87%) Cisco
19 9 (16.98%) MPLS
20 8 (15.09%) Microsoft Azure

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 23 (43.40%) MS Exchange
2 15 (28.30%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (26.42%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (9.43%) Apache
4 5 (9.43%) nginx
5 2 (3.77%) WordPress
6 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (13.21%) MS Office
2 5 (9.43%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.77%) Photoshop
4 1 (1.89%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 24 (45.28%) Office 365
2 8 (15.09%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (15.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 34 (64.15%) DHCP
2 27 (50.94%) Firewall
3 13 (24.53%) TCP/IP
4 9 (16.98%) MPLS
5 7 (13.21%) LAN
5 7 (13.21%) WAN
6 6 (11.32%) VoIP
7 5 (9.43%) Wireless
8 4 (7.55%) VLAN
9 3 (5.66%) HTTP
9 3 (5.66%) Internet
9 3 (5.66%) NAS
9 3 (5.66%) Remote Desktop
9 3 (5.66%) SAN
9 3 (5.66%) VPN
9 3 (5.66%) WLAN
10 2 (3.77%) FTP
10 2 (3.77%) Network Security
10 2 (3.77%) SSL
11 1 (1.89%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.55%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.77%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.89%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (5.66%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.89%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.89%) Sublime Text
General
1 7 (13.21%) Finance
2 4 (7.55%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.77%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.77%) Marketing
4 1 (1.89%) Banking
4 1 (1.89%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 21 (39.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 16 (30.19%) IT Engineer
3 15 (28.30%) IT Support
4 13 (24.53%) Support Engineer
5 12 (22.64%) IT Support Engineer
6 11 (20.75%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 10 (18.87%) 2nd Line Support
7 10 (18.87%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 10 (18.87%) Server Engineer
8 9 (16.98%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 9 (16.98%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
8 9 (16.98%) Hyper-V Engineer
9 7 (13.21%) Analyst
9 7 (13.21%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (11.32%) Linux Engineer
11 4 (7.55%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
11 4 (7.55%) Network Engineer
11 4 (7.55%) Support Analyst
11 4 (7.55%) VMware Engineer
12 3 (5.66%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (9.43%) HTML
2 4 (7.55%) Web Services
3 2 (3.77%) CSS
3 2 (3.77%) jQuery
3 2 (3.77%) Servlets
3 2 (3.77%) WSGI
4 1 (1.89%) .NET
4 1 (1.89%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.55%) Data Centre
3 3 (5.66%) Clustering
3 3 (5.66%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.66%) Mathematics
3 3 (5.66%) Private Cloud
4 2 (3.77%) Fat Client
4 2 (3.77%) NHS
4 2 (3.77%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.89%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.89%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (1.89%) Data Extraction
5 1 (1.89%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.89%) Replication
5 1 (1.89%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 39 (73.58%) Windows
2 31 (58.49%) Windows Server
3 19 (35.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (33.96%) Windows 7
5 16 (30.19%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (26.42%) Windows 8
7 12 (22.64%) Linux
8 11 (20.75%) Mac OS X
9 4 (7.55%) CentOS
9 4 (7.55%) Windows 10
10 3 (5.66%) Debian
10 3 (5.66%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (1.89%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (15.09%) ITIL
2 5 (9.43%) Migration
3 4 (7.55%) Business Continuity
3 4 (7.55%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (7.55%) Load Balancing
3 4 (7.55%) Mentoring
3 4 (7.55%) Patch Management
4 3 (5.66%) Business Continuity Management
4 3 (5.66%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (5.66%) DevOps
4 3 (5.66%) High Availability
4 3 (5.66%) Information Security
4 3 (5.66%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (5.66%) Project Management
4 3 (5.66%) Security Patching
4 3 (5.66%) Server Virtualisation
4 3 (5.66%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 2 (3.77%) Configuration Management
5 2 (3.77%) ITSM
5 2 (3.77%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (35.85%) SQL
2 6 (11.32%) Python
3 5 (9.43%) PHP
4 3 (5.66%) Perl
5 2 (3.77%) Bash Shell
5 2 (3.77%) Java
5 2 (3.77%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.89%) C
6 1 (1.89%) C#
6 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
6 1 (1.89%) Ruby
6 1 (1.89%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (41.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (35.85%) MCSE
3 18 (33.96%) MCITP
4 14 (26.42%) MCSA
5 11 (20.75%) MCP
6 3 (5.66%) CCNA
6 3 (5.66%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (5.66%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (3.77%) Degree
8 1 (1.89%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.55%) SLA
2 1 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (43.40%) Active Directory
2 21 (39.62%) Hyper-V
3 15 (28.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 4 (7.55%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (7.55%) VMware Server
5 3 (5.66%) Postfix
5 3 (5.66%) qmail
5 3 (5.66%) Virtual Desktop
5 3 (5.66%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.89%) ProxySG
6 1 (1.89%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (1.89%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (11.32%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (11.32%) Puppet
2 4 (7.55%) FortiGate
3 3 (5.66%) Nagios
3 3 (5.66%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (5.66%) SCOM
4 2 (3.77%) Backup Exec
4 2 (3.77%) Salt
4 2 (3.77%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (3.77%) WSUS
5 1 (1.89%) Ansible
5 1 (1.89%) SCCM
Vendors
1 24 (45.28%) Microsoft
2 20 (37.74%) VMware
3 12 (22.64%) Apple
4 10 (18.87%) Cisco
5 6 (11.32%) SonicWALL
6 5 (9.43%) Symantec
7 3 (5.66%) arcserve
7 3 (5.66%) Avaya
7 3 (5.66%) Citrix
7 3 (5.66%) Nimble Storage
7 3 (5.66%) Sophos
8 2 (3.77%) CommVault
8 2 (3.77%) Dell
8 2 (3.77%) Fortinet
9 1 (1.89%) Adobe
9 1 (1.89%) Blue Coat
9 1 (1.89%) F5
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Salary: Competitive+£5000 Annual Bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
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Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum + training, vendor certification
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + bens
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