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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 26 34 37
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +3
Permanent jobs citing DNS 8 11 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 5.00% 4.70% 2.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.67% 29.73% 13.46%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 6
Median salary £43,750 £26,041 £34,426
Median salary % change year-on-year
+68.00% -24.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,025 £33,676
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.63%
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
30 37 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 18.75% 15.81% 20.31%
Number of salaries quoted 23 20 36
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,041 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 29 July 2016.

DNS Salary Histogram in Chester

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 9 (75.00%) DHCP
2 8 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 8 (66.67%) Windows
3 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
3 7 (58.33%) Firewall
4 6 (50.00%) VMware
4 6 (50.00%) WAN
4 6 (50.00%) LAN
4 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 5 (41.67%) VLAN
5 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
6 4 (33.33%) VPN
6 4 (33.33%) Cisco
6 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 4 (33.33%) ITIL
6 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
7 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (25.00%) Windows 10
7 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
7 3 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (16.67%) Avaya
8 2 (16.67%) Intranet
8 2 (16.67%) OSPF
8 2 (16.67%) BGP
8 2 (16.67%) Wireless
8 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
8 2 (16.67%) Finance
8 2 (16.67%) MS Office
8 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET

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 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Office
2 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (75.00%) DHCP
2 8 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 7 (58.33%) Firewall
4 6 (50.00%) LAN
4 6 (50.00%) WAN
5 5 (41.67%) VLAN
6 4 (33.33%) VPN
7 2 (16.67%) BGP
7 2 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (16.67%) Intranet
7 2 (16.67%) Multicast
7 2 (16.67%) Network Security
7 2 (16.67%) OSPF
7 2 (16.67%) Wireless
8 1 (8.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 1 (8.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (8.33%) FTP
8 1 (8.33%) HTTP
8 1 (8.33%) HTTPS
8 1 (8.33%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
1 2 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) IT Support
2 3 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Development Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Firewall Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) IT Manager
3 2 (16.67%) IT Support Manager
3 2 (16.67%) LAN Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) LAN/WAN Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Security Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Support Manager
3 2 (16.67%) WAN Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) .NET
1 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
1 1 (8.33%) Cyberthreat
1 1 (8.33%) Data Extraction
1 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
1 1 (8.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 3 (25.00%) Windows 10
4 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (16.67%) Windows 8
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (16.67%) Business Continuity
3 2 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 2 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (16.67%) Patch Management
3 2 (16.67%) Process Improvement
3 2 (16.67%) Security Patching
3 2 (16.67%) Server Virtualisation
4 1 (8.33%) BCP
4 1 (8.33%) CRM
4 1 (8.33%) ERP
4 1 (8.33%) ITSM
4 1 (8.33%) Malware Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Reverse Engineering
4 1 (8.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) C#
1 2 (16.67%) PHP
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
1 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (8.33%) CCA
2 1 (8.33%) CCIE
2 1 (8.33%) CCNA
2 1 (8.33%) CCNP
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (8.33%) MCITP
2 1 (8.33%) MCP
2 1 (8.33%) MCSA
2 1 (8.33%) MCSE
2 1 (8.33%) MCTS
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (16.67%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (16.67%) vSphere
4 1 (8.33%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) VMware
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (33.33%) Cisco
4 2 (16.67%) Avaya
5 1 (8.33%) Blue Coat
5 1 (8.33%) F5
5 1 (8.33%) HP
5 1 (8.33%) Sage
5 1 (8.33%) Veeam
5 1 (8.33%) WatchGuard