The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 30 37 29
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -8
Permanent jobs citing DNS 3 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 2.07% 1.10% 3.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.75% 25.00% 24.32%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 7
Median salary £36,250 £30,250 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.83% -55.18%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,511 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.86% +10.03%
DNS
Cheshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
16 8 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 11.03% 4.42% 16.16%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 30
Median salary £22,500 £37,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% -25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

DNS
Salary Trend in Chester

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

DNS Salary Trend in Chester

DNS
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Chester region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016.

DNS Salary Histogram in Chester

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 Chester region with a requirement for DNS.

1 6 (54.55%) ITIL
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
1 6 (54.55%) TCP/IP
1 6 (54.55%) DHCP
1 6 (54.55%) Firewall
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
3 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
3 4 (36.36%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
3 4 (36.36%) Finance
3 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
4 3 (27.27%) Server Virtualisation
4 3 (27.27%) Virtual Desktop
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (27.27%) Patch Management
4 3 (27.27%) Security Patching
4 3 (27.27%) Windows 10
4 3 (27.27%) VMware
4 3 (27.27%) Wireless
4 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
4 3 (27.27%) Load Balancing
4 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (27.27%) LAN
4 3 (27.27%) WAN
4 3 (27.27%) MS Office
4 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
4 3 (27.27%) Avaya
4 3 (27.27%) Cisco

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Chester 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 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
1 3 (27.27%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) DHCP
1 6 (54.55%) Firewall
1 6 (54.55%) TCP/IP
2 3 (27.27%) LAN
2 3 (27.27%) WAN
2 3 (27.27%) Wireless
3 2 (18.18%) BGP
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (18.18%) FTP
3 2 (18.18%) HTTP
3 2 (18.18%) HTTPS
3 2 (18.18%) Multicast
3 2 (18.18%) Network Security
3 2 (18.18%) OSPF
3 2 (18.18%) VPN
4 1 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (9.09%) Intranet
4 1 (9.09%) VLAN
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
3 1 (9.09%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Firewall Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) LAN Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Malware Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Network Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Security Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) WAN Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Blue Coat Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Network Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Incident Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) IT Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) IT Support
4 1 (9.09%) Network Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Services Delivery Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Client/Server
1 2 (18.18%) Cyberthreat
1 2 (18.18%) Mainframe
2 1 (9.09%) Data Extraction
2 1 (9.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
3 3 (27.27%) Windows 10
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 8
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) Load Balancing
2 3 (27.27%) Patch Management
2 3 (27.27%) Security Patching
2 3 (27.27%) Server Virtualisation
3 2 (18.18%) Business Continuity
3 2 (18.18%) ITSM
3 2 (18.18%) Malware Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (18.18%) Process Improvement
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) Service Management
4 1 (9.09%) CRM
4 1 (9.09%) Data Security
4 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (9.09%) Reverse Engineering
4 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
4 1 (9.09%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C#
1 1 (9.09%) PHP
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
1 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
2 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) Virtual Desktop
2 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (9.09%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Avaya
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco
2 3 (27.27%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) Apple
3 1 (9.09%) Blue Coat
3 1 (9.09%) F5