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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 76 62 83
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +21
Permanent jobs citing DNS 10 62 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.05% 3.66% 2.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.92% 21.91% 14.77%
Number of salaries quoted 9 48 37
Median salary £42,500 £33,750 £29,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.92% +14.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,150 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.36% +1.38%
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
169 283 298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 17.81% 16.71% 17.17%
Number of salaries quoted 129 193 225
Median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,544 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £59,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 -4 3 £27,500 +5.60% 1
Runcorn -2 2 £35,000 -12.50%
Warrington 0 1 £45,000 +95.65% 2
Alderley Edge - 1 £52,500 -
DNS
North West

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 31 (86.11%) DHCP
2 28 (77.78%) Windows
3 27 (75.00%) Active Directory
4 21 (58.33%) Microsoft
4 21 (58.33%) VMware
5 19 (52.78%) TCP/IP
6 18 (50.00%) Windows 7
6 18 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 17 (47.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (47.22%) Windows Server
8 16 (44.44%) Cisco
8 16 (44.44%) Firewall
9 15 (41.67%) CCNA
9 15 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
9 15 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
10 14 (38.89%) LAN
11 13 (36.11%) VMware Infrastructure
12 12 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
12 12 (33.33%) MS Exchange
12 12 (33.33%) VPN
13 11 (30.56%) MS Excel
13 11 (30.56%) MS Office
14 10 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2013
14 10 (27.78%) MCITP
14 10 (27.78%) MCP
14 10 (27.78%) SQL Server
14 10 (27.78%) MCSE
14 10 (27.78%) MCSA
14 10 (27.78%) WAN
14 10 (27.78%) Telecoms

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 12 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 12 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 10 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (5.56%) IBM Notes
3 2 (5.56%) IIS
4 1 (2.78%) Apache
4 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.78%) nginx
Applications
1 11 (30.56%) MS Excel
1 11 (30.56%) MS Office
2 1 (2.78%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) Office 365
2 1 (2.78%) Google Apps
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 31 (86.11%) DHCP
2 19 (52.78%) TCP/IP
3 16 (44.44%) Firewall
4 14 (38.89%) LAN
5 12 (33.33%) VPN
6 10 (27.78%) WAN
7 7 (19.44%) Wireless
8 5 (13.89%) VLAN
9 4 (11.11%) BGP
9 4 (11.11%) Network Security
9 4 (11.11%) OSPF
10 3 (8.33%) Internet
10 3 (8.33%) SAN
10 3 (8.33%) WLAN
11 2 (5.56%) EIGRP
11 2 (5.56%) Intranet
11 2 (5.56%) MPLS
11 2 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
12 1 (2.78%) LDAP
12 1 (2.78%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (2.78%) MySQL
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle APEX
General
1 10 (27.78%) Telecoms
2 5 (13.89%) Finance
3 4 (11.11%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.56%) Marketing
5 1 (2.78%) Banking
5 1 (2.78%) Electronics
5 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (38.89%) IT Support
2 11 (30.56%) IT Engineer
3 10 (27.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (27.78%) IT Support Engineer
3 10 (27.78%) Support Engineer
4 9 (25.00%) Analyst
5 8 (22.22%) Infrastructure Support
5 8 (22.22%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 8 (22.22%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
7 5 (13.89%) Network Engineer
8 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 3 (8.33%) IT Analyst
8 3 (8.33%) IT Supervisor
8 3 (8.33%) IT Support Analyst
8 3 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
8 3 (8.33%) Service Desk Supervisor
8 3 (8.33%) Support Analyst
9 2 (5.56%) Development Analyst
9 2 (5.56%) Information Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) .NET
2 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.78%) LAMP
3 1 (2.78%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (2.78%) Middleware
3 1 (2.78%) Node.js
3 1 (2.78%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.56%) Data Centre
1 2 (5.56%) Life Science
1 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.78%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.78%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.78%) Data Extraction
2 1 (2.78%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.78%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 28 (77.78%) Windows
2 18 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 18 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 17 (47.22%) Windows Server
3 17 (47.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (19.44%) Windows XP
5 5 (13.89%) Linux
6 4 (11.11%) Windows 8
7 3 (8.33%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.78%) Android
8 1 (2.78%) Apple iOS
8 1 (2.78%) Windows 10
8 1 (2.78%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (22.22%) ITIL
2 5 (13.89%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
4 3 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (8.33%) E-Commerce
4 3 (8.33%) Project Management
4 3 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 2 (5.56%) Business Continuity
5 2 (5.56%) CRM
5 2 (5.56%) Data Security
5 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (5.56%) ERP
5 2 (5.56%) Network Design
5 2 (5.56%) Network Management
5 2 (5.56%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (5.56%) Process Improvement
5 2 (5.56%) Scrum
5 2 (5.56%) Supplier Management
6 1 (2.78%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (2.78%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.89%) SQL
2 3 (8.33%) PHP
3 2 (5.56%) C#
3 2 (5.56%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.78%) Perl
4 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.78%) Ruby
4 1 (2.78%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (41.67%) CCNA
1 15 (41.67%) Cisco Certification
1 15 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (27.78%) MCITP
2 10 (27.78%) MCP
2 10 (27.78%) MCSA
2 10 (27.78%) MCSE
3 8 (22.22%) MCTS
4 3 (8.33%) CCNP
5 2 (5.56%) Degree
5 2 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.78%) CCA
6 1 (2.78%) CCIE
6 1 (2.78%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.33%) SLA
2 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 27 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (36.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (19.44%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.56%) Postfix
4 2 (5.56%) Terminal Services
4 2 (5.56%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (5.56%) vSphere
5 1 (2.78%) KVM
5 1 (2.78%) oVirt
5 1 (2.78%) Sendmail
5 1 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.78%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (2.78%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) MobiControl
2 2 (5.56%) SCCM
2 2 (5.56%) SCOM
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (2.78%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (2.78%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 21 (58.33%) Microsoft
1 21 (58.33%) VMware
2 16 (44.44%) Cisco
3 3 (8.33%) Apple
3 3 (8.33%) Citrix
3 3 (8.33%) Motorola
3 3 (8.33%) Samsung
4 2 (5.56%) CommVault
4 2 (5.56%) Lotus
4 2 (5.56%) NetApp
4 2 (5.56%) SOTI
5 1 (2.78%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.78%) Google
5 1 (2.78%) HP
5 1 (2.78%) JD Edwards
5 1 (2.78%) Juniper
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle
5 1 (2.78%) Sage
5 1 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (2.78%) SAP
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