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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Domain Name System (DNS)
North West / Lancashire
Rank 56 41 48
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +7
Permanent jobs citing DNS 3 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.66% 2.23% 2.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.55% 38.10% 26.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 12
Median salary £22,000 £33,250 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-33.83% -19.39%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%

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
66 21 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 14.47% 5.85% 9.20%
Number of salaries quoted 58 20 39
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £55,000 £36,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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
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 22 February 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 - 2 - -
Lytham St Annes - 1 £22,000 -
DNS
North West

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (92.86%) Active Directory
3 9 (64.29%) VMware
3 9 (64.29%) Computer Science
3 9 (64.29%) vSphere
3 9 (64.29%) Windows Server
4 7 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (50.00%) Clustering
4 7 (50.00%) DHCP
5 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (42.86%) Hyper-V
5 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
6 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Clustering
6 5 (35.71%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (35.71%) Veritas
7 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
7 4 (28.57%) IPv4
7 4 (28.57%) Linux
7 4 (28.57%) C#
7 4 (28.57%) C++
7 4 (28.57%) Java
7 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
7 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
7 4 (28.57%) Unix
7 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
7 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
7 4 (28.57%) Degree
7 4 (28.57%) vCloud

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 (28.57%) OpenStack
2 2 (14.29%) IIS
2 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 1 (7.14%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) DHCP
2 4 (28.57%) IPv4
3 2 (14.29%) Internet
3 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 1 (7.14%) Firewall
4 1 (7.14%) LAN
4 1 (7.14%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (7.14%) MySQL
General
1 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Wintel Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Deployment Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Junior
3 2 (14.29%) Junior Systems Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) SCCM Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) Computer Science
2 7 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (50.00%) Clustering
3 3 (21.43%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (14.29%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) Windows Server
3 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (28.57%) Linux
4 4 (28.57%) Unix
5 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (14.29%) Creative Problem-Solving
2 2 (14.29%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) Bash Shell
1 4 (28.57%) C#
1 4 (28.57%) C++
1 4 (28.57%) Java
1 4 (28.57%) JavaScript
1 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 4 (28.57%) Degree
2 4 (28.57%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 13 (92.86%) Active Directory
2 9 (64.29%) vSphere
3 6 (42.86%) Hyper-V
4 4 (28.57%) vCloud
4 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) VMware
2 5 (35.71%) Veritas
3 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.14%) Citrix
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