The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 55 57 51
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -6
Permanent jobs citing DNS 7 17 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.56% 2.88% 1.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.50% 19.10% 10.53%
Number of salaries quoted 7 16 6
Median salary £42,500 £32,500 £37,123
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.76% -12.45%
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £37,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.77%
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 Lancashire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
56 89 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 12.44% 15.06% 12.78%
Number of salaries quoted 43 87 54
Median salary £27,500 £35,000 £29,339
Median salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +19.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,300 £18,000 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £44,000 £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 Lancashire

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

DNS
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

DNS Salary Trend in Lancashire

DNS
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 29 June 2016.

DNS Salary Histogram in Lancashire

DNS
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 29 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
Chorley -8 2 £56,250 +32.35% 1
Blackburn +8 1 £27,000 -16.92%
DNS
North West

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 29 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for DNS.

1 8 (66.67%) Windows
1 8 (66.67%) DHCP
2 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
3 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (41.67%) Firewall
4 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
4 5 (41.67%) VPN
4 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
4 5 (41.67%) Windows Server
5 4 (33.33%) Office 365
5 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (33.33%) Skype for Business
5 4 (33.33%) WAN
5 4 (33.33%) Finance
6 3 (25.00%) VLAN
6 3 (25.00%) Network Security
6 3 (25.00%) VoIP
6 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
6 3 (25.00%) Driving Licence
7 2 (16.67%) LEMP Stack
7 2 (16.67%) Service Design
7 2 (16.67%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
7 2 (16.67%) Coaching
7 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
7 2 (16.67%) nginx
7 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
7 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire 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 (33.33%) Skype for Business
2 2 (16.67%) Apache
2 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (16.67%) nginx
2 2 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Office 365
2 2 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) DHCP
2 5 (41.67%) Firewall
2 5 (41.67%) TCP/IP
2 5 (41.67%) VPN
3 4 (33.33%) WAN
4 3 (25.00%) Network Security
4 3 (25.00%) VLAN
4 3 (25.00%) VoIP
5 2 (16.67%) HTTP
5 2 (16.67%) IMAP
5 2 (16.67%) LAN
5 2 (16.67%) MPLS
5 2 (16.67%) SAN
5 2 (16.67%) SMTP
5 2 (16.67%) SSL
6 1 (8.33%) DECT
6 1 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) MySQL
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Field Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) IT Engineer
1 3 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (16.67%) Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Exchange Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) IT Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Lync Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Service Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) LAMP
1 2 (16.67%) LEMP Stack
1 2 (16.67%) Web Services
1 2 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Driving Licence
2 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (8.33%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (16.67%) Linux
4 2 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (16.67%) Capacity Management
1 2 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (16.67%) Coaching
1 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
1 2 (16.67%) High Availability
1 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
1 2 (16.67%) Network Management
1 2 (16.67%) OWASP
1 2 (16.67%) Portfolio Management
1 2 (16.67%) Problem Management
1 2 (16.67%) Project Management
1 2 (16.67%) Scrum
1 2 (16.67%) Service Design
1 2 (16.67%) System Testing
1 2 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
1 2 (16.67%) TOGAF
1 2 (16.67%) UML
1 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) Java
1 2 (16.67%) Perl
1 2 (16.67%) PHP
1 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (16.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (16.67%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (16.67%) VMware Server
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) CA
2 2 (16.67%) VMware
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Posted: Yesterday
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