The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 74 56 118
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +62
Permanent jobs citing DNS 115 151 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.22% 4.04% 1.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.95% 17.26% 7.74%
Number of salaries quoted 102 73 30
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +34.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £19,300 £21,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £59,000 £35,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
DNS
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Communications & Networking Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
607 875 478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 16.99% 23.41% 18.09%
Number of salaries quoted 502 626 343
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DNS across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

DNS
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

DNS Salary Trend in Leeds

DNS
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Leeds

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing DNS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited DNS.

1 163 (80.69%) Windows
2 131 (64.85%) Active Directory
3 126 (62.38%) Microsoft
4 119 (58.91%) DHCP
5 115 (56.93%) VMware
6 106 (52.48%) VMware Infrastructure
7 103 (50.99%) ITIL
8 91 (45.05%) Cisco
9 77 (38.12%) TCP/IP
10 72 (35.64%) MS Exchange
11 69 (34.16%) MS Excel
12 68 (33.66%) Linux
13 64 (31.68%) VPN
13 64 (31.68%) Windows Server 2012
14 63 (31.19%) Windows Server 2008
14 63 (31.19%) SAN
15 61 (30.20%) HP
16 51 (25.25%) Exchange Server 2010
17 48 (23.76%) Firewall
18 42 (20.79%) Windows Server 2003
19 40 (19.80%) Microsoft Certification
20 38 (18.81%) VoIP
21 37 (18.32%) WAN
21 37 (18.32%) NetApp
22 33 (16.34%) VMware ESX
23 31 (15.35%) Telecoms
24 30 (14.85%) Cisco Certification
24 30 (14.85%) SQL
25 29 (14.36%) vSphere
26 28 (13.86%) Network Security

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds region citing DNS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited DNS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 72 (35.64%) MS Exchange
2 51 (25.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (10.89%) IIS
4 19 (9.41%) Lync
5 14 (6.93%) Exchange Server 2013
6 12 (5.94%) Apache
7 9 (4.46%) SharePoint
8 8 (3.96%) Exchange Server 2007
9 7 (3.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 6 (2.97%) Exchange Server 2003
10 6 (2.97%) Node.js
10 6 (2.97%) Apache Spark
11 4 (1.98%) OpenStack
11 4 (1.98%) Tomcat
12 3 (1.49%) WebSphere
12 3 (1.49%) Jetty
12 3 (1.49%) nginx
13 2 (0.99%) Confluence
14 1 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
14 1 (0.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 69 (34.16%) MS Excel
2 22 (10.89%) MS Office
3 16 (7.92%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.50%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.94%) Office 365
2 8 (3.96%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (3.47%) Google Cloud Platform
3 7 (3.47%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (2.97%) IaaS
5 4 (1.98%) Sumo Logic
6 3 (1.49%) Google App Engine
6 3 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (1.49%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.99%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 119 (58.91%) DHCP
2 77 (38.12%) TCP/IP
3 64 (31.68%) VPN
4 63 (31.19%) SAN
5 48 (23.76%) Firewall
6 38 (18.81%) VoIP
7 37 (18.32%) WAN
8 28 (13.86%) Network Security
9 24 (11.88%) Unified Communications
9 24 (11.88%) MPLS
9 24 (11.88%) LAN
10 18 (8.91%) SSL
10 18 (8.91%) Internet
11 16 (7.92%) BGP
12 15 (7.43%) Cisco ASA
13 14 (6.93%) IP Telephony
14 13 (6.44%) HTTP
14 13 (6.44%) NAS
15 12 (5.94%) Wireless
16 11 (5.45%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (12.87%) SQL Server
2 20 (9.90%) MySQL
3 18 (8.91%) Apache Cassandra
4 12 (5.94%) NoSQL
4 12 (5.94%) Riak
5 7 (3.47%) Hadoop
6 6 (2.97%) MongoDB
6 6 (2.97%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (2.97%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (2.97%) HBase
6 6 (2.97%) Redis
7 5 (2.48%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.50%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.50%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 9 (4.46%) Jenkins
2 6 (2.97%) Grunt
2 6 (2.97%) Maven
3 5 (2.48%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (0.99%) JIRA
General
1 31 (15.35%) Telecoms
2 17 (8.42%) Finance
3 8 (3.96%) Retail
4 4 (1.98%) Back Office
5 3 (1.49%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.99%) Legal
7 1 (0.50%) Electronics
7 1 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 55 (27.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 26 (12.87%) Analyst
3 19 (9.41%) Network Engineer
4 17 (8.42%) Architect
5 16 (7.92%) Support Analyst
6 15 (7.43%) Systems Engineer
7 13 (6.44%) Technical Analyst
7 13 (6.44%) Infrastructure Architect
8 11 (5.45%) Technical Support
9 9 (4.46%) Technical Support Analyst
9 9 (4.46%) 2nd Line Support
9 9 (4.46%) Support Engineer
10 8 (3.96%) Senior Network Engineer
11 7 (3.47%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 7 (3.47%) Implementation Engineer
11 7 (3.47%) Senior Implementation Engineer
11 7 (3.47%) Network Implementation Engineer
12 6 (2.97%) Operations Engineer
12 6 (2.97%) Cisco Network Engineer
12 6 (2.97%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (6.93%) .NET
2 12 (5.94%) CSS
3 9 (4.46%) Web Services
3 9 (4.46%) LAMP
4 7 (3.47%) jQuery
4 7 (3.47%) HTML
5 6 (2.97%) HTML5
5 6 (2.97%) CSS3
6 4 (1.98%) AngularJS
6 4 (1.98%) J2EE
7 3 (1.49%) Servlets
7 3 (1.49%) Application Packaging
8 2 (0.99%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 24 (11.88%) Video Conferencing
2 23 (11.39%) Clustering
3 14 (6.93%) Replication
4 11 (5.45%) Blackberry
4 11 (5.45%) Data Centre
5 8 (3.96%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (3.96%) HP Storage
6 7 (3.47%) SecurID
7 6 (2.97%) Management Information System
7 6 (2.97%) IVR
8 5 (2.48%) E-Learning
9 3 (1.49%) NHS
9 3 (1.49%) Statistics
9 3 (1.49%) iPad
10 2 (0.99%) Photography
10 2 (0.99%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.50%) CMDB
11 1 (0.50%) Smartphone
11 1 (0.50%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.50%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 163 (80.69%) Windows
2 68 (33.66%) Linux
3 64 (31.68%) Windows Server 2012
4 63 (31.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 42 (20.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 25 (12.38%) Windows 7
7 19 (9.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 18 (8.91%) UNIX
9 8 (3.96%) Debian
9 8 (3.96%) Windows 8
10 6 (2.97%) Android
11 4 (1.98%) CoreOS
11 4 (1.98%) Solaris
12 3 (1.49%) Windows XP
12 3 (1.49%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.99%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.99%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.99%) AIX
13 2 (0.99%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.50%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 103 (50.99%) ITIL
2 27 (13.37%) Disaster Recovery
3 26 (12.87%) Load Balancing
4 22 (10.89%) Agile Software Development
5 21 (10.40%) Project Management
6 18 (8.91%) Business Continuity
7 17 (8.42%) Mentoring
8 16 (7.92%) Incident Management
9 14 (6.93%) TOGAF
10 13 (6.44%) Service Management
10 13 (6.44%) BCP
11 12 (5.94%) Configuration Management
11 12 (5.94%) Change Management
12 11 (5.45%) Business Continuity Planning
12 11 (5.45%) Coaching
12 11 (5.45%) Server Building
13 10 (4.95%) Performance Monitoring
14 9 (4.46%) Network Design
14 9 (4.46%) PRINCE2
15 8 (3.96%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 30 (14.85%) SQL
2 15 (7.43%) Java
3 14 (6.93%) PowerShell
4 13 (6.44%) JavaScript
5 11 (5.45%) Python
6 9 (4.46%) C++
7 8 (3.96%) PHP
8 7 (3.47%) Ruby
8 7 (3.47%) Bash Shell
9 6 (2.97%) Go
9 6 (2.97%) Scala
9 6 (2.97%) C#
10 3 (1.49%) C
10 3 (1.49%) Perl
10 3 (1.49%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.99%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.50%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 40 (19.80%) Microsoft Certification
2 30 (14.85%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (12.38%) MCSE
4 20 (9.90%) CCNP
4 20 (9.90%) MCITP
5 19 (9.41%) ITIL Certification
6 18 (8.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 18 (8.91%) CCNA
7 14 (6.93%) ISEB
8 10 (4.95%) CCDA
8 10 (4.95%) MCSA
9 7 (3.47%) CCDP
9 7 (3.47%) CCSA
9 7 (3.47%) CCSE
10 6 (2.97%) CCVP
10 6 (2.97%) CCSP
11 5 (2.48%) Degree
12 3 (1.49%) CEH
12 3 (1.49%) CISA
12 3 (1.49%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (8.91%) SLA
2 13 (6.44%) PCI DSS
3 8 (3.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.49%) COBIT
4 3 (1.49%) QA
4 3 (1.49%) BS25999
5 2 (0.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.50%) Solvency II
System Software
1 131 (64.85%) Active Directory
2 106 (52.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (16.34%) VMware ESX
4 29 (14.36%) vSphere
5 12 (5.94%) Oracle RAC
6 8 (3.96%) Hyper-V
7 7 (3.47%) XenApp
8 6 (2.97%) Terminal Services
8 6 (2.97%) HDFS
9 4 (1.98%) Xen
9 4 (1.98%) Docker
9 4 (1.98%) VirtualBox
10 3 (1.49%) XenServer
11 2 (0.99%) Firmware
11 2 (0.99%) vCloud
11 2 (0.99%) KVM
11 2 (0.99%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.50%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.50%) Snort
12 1 (0.50%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 23 (11.39%) SCCM
2 14 (6.93%) SCOM
3 10 (4.95%) Cisco CUCM
4 9 (4.46%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (4.46%) WSUS
5 7 (3.47%) Salt
5 7 (3.47%) Puppet
6 6 (2.97%) Cisco UCCX
6 6 (2.97%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 6 (2.97%) Ansible
7 5 (2.48%) Nagios
8 4 (1.98%) ZABBIX
8 4 (1.98%) Vagrant
8 4 (1.98%) Kubernetes
9 2 (0.99%) CA Spectrum
9 2 (0.99%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 2 (0.99%) SCOrch
9 2 (0.99%) Cacti
10 1 (0.50%) ARCserve
10 1 (0.50%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 126 (62.38%) Microsoft
2 115 (56.93%) VMware
3 91 (45.05%) Cisco
4 61 (30.20%) HP
5 37 (18.32%) NetApp
6 26 (12.87%) Red Hat
7 22 (10.89%) Oracle
8 20 (9.90%) Citrix
9 18 (8.91%) F5
10 16 (7.92%) EMC
11 15 (7.43%) Infoblox
12 14 (6.93%) IBM
12 14 (6.93%) CheckPoint
13 10 (4.95%) Veeam
14 8 (3.96%) Symantec
15 7 (3.47%) CommVault
15 7 (3.47%) Google
15 7 (3.47%) SaltStack
15 7 (3.47%) MobileIron
16 6 (2.97%) Remedy
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Chassam Contract
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + EXCELLENT BENEFITS
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds
Health & Social Care Information Centre
Salary: £45,707 - £56,504
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Sky Bet
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds
InfoURGE Technologies
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Leeds Trinity University
Salary: From £25,513 to £30,434 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
InfoURGE Technologies
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £47000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago