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

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Domain Name System (DNS)
Cheshire / Chester
Rank - 32 27
Permanent jobs citing DNS 0 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - 0.76% 3.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 20.00% 17.95%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 5
Median salary - £23,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -65.92%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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 Chester region.

Communications & Networking Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
27 5 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 20.00% 3.82% 19.80%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 35
Median salary £36,000 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -20.00%
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 18 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 Chester region with a requirement for DNS.

1 5 (55.56%) ITIL
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
1 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
1 5 (55.56%) DHCP
1 5 (55.56%) Firewall
2 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
2 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 3 (33.33%) Server Virtualisation
3 3 (33.33%) Virtual Desktop
3 3 (33.33%) Patch Management
3 3 (33.33%) Security Patching
3 3 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (33.33%) MS Office
3 3 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (33.33%) Avaya
3 3 (33.33%) VMware
3 3 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 3 (33.33%) Wireless
3 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (22.22%) ITSM
4 2 (22.22%) Service Management
4 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 2 (22.22%) LAN

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 (44.44%) MS Exchange
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Office
2 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) DHCP
1 5 (55.56%) Firewall
1 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
2 3 (33.33%) Wireless
3 2 (22.22%) LAN
3 2 (22.22%) VPN
3 2 (22.22%) WAN
4 1 (11.11%) BGP
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (11.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (11.11%) FTP
4 1 (11.11%) HTTP
4 1 (11.11%) HTTPS
4 1 (11.11%) Intranet
4 1 (11.11%) Multicast
4 1 (11.11%) Network Security
4 1 (11.11%) OSPF
4 1 (11.11%) VLAN
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (11.11%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Blue Coat Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco Network Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) LAN Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Malware Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Security Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Services Delivery Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
1 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
1 1 (11.11%) Cyberthreat
1 1 (11.11%) Data Extraction
1 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
1 1 (11.11%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server
3 3 (33.33%) Windows 10
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 8
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 3 (33.33%) Patch Management
2 3 (33.33%) Security Patching
2 3 (33.33%) Server Virtualisation
3 2 (22.22%) ITSM
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) Service Management
4 1 (11.11%) Business Continuity
4 1 (11.11%) CRM
4 1 (11.11%) Data Security
4 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (11.11%) Malware Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (11.11%) Process Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) C#
1 1 (11.11%) PHP
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
1 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) Virtual Desktop
2 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (11.11%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Avaya
2 3 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco
4 1 (11.11%) Apple
4 1 (11.11%) Blue Coat
4 1 (11.11%) F5