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

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Domain Name System (DNS)
North West / Lancashire
Rank 52 41 45
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +4
Permanent jobs citing DNS 5 9 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 1.02% 2.56% 3.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.41% 30.00% 32.14%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 17
Median salary £38,500 £32,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.46% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £29,300 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,900 £34,000 £42,500
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 Lancashire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
78 30 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 15.95% 8.55% 11.34%
Number of salaries quoted 66 28 42
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 19 January 2017.

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 19 January 2017. 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 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 - 4 £38,750 -
Lytham St Annes - 1 £22,000 -
DNS
North West

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 19 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for DNS.

1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (86.67%) Active Directory
3 9 (60.00%) DHCP
3 9 (60.00%) Computer Science
4 8 (53.33%) VMware
4 8 (53.33%) vSphere
4 8 (53.33%) Windows Server
5 7 (46.67%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (46.67%) Hyper-V
5 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (40.00%) Clustering
6 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
7 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
8 4 (26.67%) IPv4
8 4 (26.67%) Linux
8 4 (26.67%) C#
8 4 (26.67%) C++
8 4 (26.67%) Java
8 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
8 4 (26.67%) Unix
8 4 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (26.67%) Veritas
8 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (26.67%) PowerShell
8 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
8 4 (26.67%) Degree
8 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Clustering
8 4 (26.67%) RESTful

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 (26.67%) OpenStack
2 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (13.33%) Apache
3 2 (13.33%) IIS
4 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) DHCP
2 4 (26.67%) IPv4
3 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (13.33%) Firewall
4 2 (13.33%) Internet
4 2 (13.33%) LAN
4 2 (13.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (13.33%) MySQL
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (13.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Deployment Engineer
1 4 (26.67%) Wintel Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Administrator
2 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Junior
2 2 (13.33%) Junior Systems Administrator
2 2 (13.33%) SCCM Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 7 (46.67%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (40.00%) Clustering
4 2 (13.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Windows Server
3 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (26.67%) Linux
5 4 (26.67%) Unix
6 2 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (13.33%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 2 (13.33%) Performance Optimisation
3 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (6.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) Bash Shell
1 4 (26.67%) C#
1 4 (26.67%) C++
1 4 (26.67%) Java
1 4 (26.67%) JavaScript
1 4 (26.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (13.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (26.67%) Degree
2 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 13 (86.67%) Active Directory
2 8 (53.33%) vSphere
3 7 (46.67%) Hyper-V
4 4 (26.67%) vCloud
4 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (13.33%) SCCM
3 1 (6.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) VMware
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (26.67%) Veritas
4 2 (13.33%) Citrix
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