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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 65 112 101
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -11
Permanent jobs citing DNS 142 46 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 3.73% 1.74% 2.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.29% 9.81% 13.31%
Number of salaries quoted 62 35 38
Average salary £35,000 £29,200 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.86% -16.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £17,425 £20,900 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £38,000 £43,600
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
929 469 511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 24.39% 17.69% 17.83%
Number of salaries quoted 648 348 393
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 22 September 2014.

DNS Salary Histogram in Leeds

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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.

1 206 (81.75%) Windows
2 148 (58.73%) VMware
3 128 (50.79%) TCP/IP
4 120 (47.62%) Linux
5 119 (47.22%) Load Balancing
6 111 (44.05%) Cisco
7 104 (41.27%) VMware Infrastructure
8 101 (40.08%) Red Hat
8 101 (40.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 98 (38.89%) Apache
10 96 (38.10%) DHCP
11 93 (36.90%) UNIX
12 92 (36.51%) IIS
13 90 (35.71%) MPLS
14 89 (35.32%) PCI DSS
15 86 (34.13%) Clustering
16 85 (33.73%) SMTP
17 82 (32.54%) Windows Server 2008
18 81 (32.14%) Microsoft
18 81 (32.14%) Java
19 80 (31.75%) Perl
19 80 (31.75%) Bash Shell
20 75 (29.76%) Active Directory
21 74 (29.37%) Cisco IOS
22 73 (28.97%) OSPF
22 73 (28.97%) BGP
23 72 (28.57%) PowerShell
24 71 (28.17%) VMware ESXi
25 69 (27.38%) EIGRP
25 69 (27.38%) E-Commerce

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 98 (38.89%) Apache
2 92 (36.51%) IIS
3 52 (20.63%) MS Exchange
4 35 (13.89%) Exchange Server 2010
5 27 (10.71%) Lync
6 19 (7.54%) SharePoint
7 10 (3.97%) Exchange Server 2007
8 8 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2013
9 7 (2.78%) Tomcat
10 6 (2.38%) SharePoint 2013
10 6 (2.38%) Office Communications Server
10 6 (2.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 5 (1.98%) WebLogic
12 4 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2003
13 3 (1.19%) IBM Notes
13 3 (1.19%) Lotus Domino
13 3 (1.19%) SharePoint 2010
14 1 (0.40%) WebSphere
14 1 (0.40%) Jetty
14 1 (0.40%) Site Server
Applications
1 60 (23.81%) MS Excel
2 11 (4.37%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (1.98%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (1.19%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.38%) Office 365
2 4 (1.59%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (1.19%) Amazon S3
3 3 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.19%) Google Apps
3 3 (1.19%) Amazon ELB
4 1 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.40%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 128 (50.79%) TCP/IP
2 96 (38.10%) DHCP
3 90 (35.71%) MPLS
4 85 (33.73%) SMTP
5 74 (29.37%) Cisco IOS
6 73 (28.97%) OSPF
6 73 (28.97%) BGP
7 69 (27.38%) EIGRP
8 67 (26.59%) Firewall
9 64 (25.40%) Internet
10 43 (17.06%) VPN
11 37 (14.68%) SAN
12 25 (9.92%) Wireless
12 25 (9.92%) Intranet
13 24 (9.52%) Unified Communications
14 18 (7.14%) SSH
15 16 (6.35%) Cisco ASA
16 15 (5.95%) FTP
17 14 (5.56%) HTTP
17 14 (5.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (7.14%) MySQL
2 17 (6.75%) SQL Server
3 9 (3.57%) Redis
4 5 (1.98%) Oracle ODI
5 3 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.79%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (1.19%) Subversion
2 1 (0.40%) Jenkins
General
1 31 (12.30%) Finance
2 8 (3.17%) Banking
3 7 (2.78%) Law
4 6 (2.38%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.59%) Advertising
6 3 (1.19%) Retail
Job Titles
1 94 (37.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 32 (12.70%) Analyst
3 22 (8.73%) Support Technician
4 18 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 18 (7.14%) IT Support
5 16 (6.35%) Security Analyst
6 15 (5.95%) Support Engineer
7 13 (5.16%) IT Security Analyst
7 13 (5.16%) Systems Engineer
8 12 (4.76%) Team Leader
9 9 (3.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 9 (3.57%) Administrator
10 8 (3.17%) 3rd Line Support
10 8 (3.17%) IT Support Engineer
11 7 (2.78%) Operations Analyst
11 7 (2.78%) Security Engineer
11 7 (2.78%) IT Support Technician
11 7 (2.78%) IT Security Engineer
11 7 (2.78%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
12 6 (2.38%) Messaging Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.97%) Middleware
2 9 (3.57%) WebCenter
3 6 (2.38%) .NET
4 4 (1.59%) LAMP
5 3 (1.19%) Web Services
6 1 (0.40%) jQuery
6 1 (0.40%) J2EE
6 1 (0.40%) ODBC
6 1 (0.40%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 86 (34.13%) Clustering
2 28 (11.11%) Management Information System
3 27 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (9.52%) Blackberry
5 22 (8.73%) PKI
6 14 (5.56%) iPhone
7 13 (5.16%) iPad
8 9 (3.57%) Enterprise Storage
8 9 (3.57%) IBM XIV
9 8 (3.17%) SecurID
10 6 (2.38%) CMDB
11 3 (1.19%) IVR
11 3 (1.19%) Replication
11 3 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.79%) HP StorageWorks
12 2 (0.79%) Computer Science
13 1 (0.40%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 206 (81.75%) Windows
2 120 (47.62%) Linux
3 101 (40.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 93 (36.90%) UNIX
5 82 (32.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 61 (24.21%) Windows Server 2003
7 58 (23.02%) Windows Server 2012
8 34 (13.49%) Windows 7
9 32 (12.70%) Windows XP
10 9 (3.57%) Solaris
11 8 (3.17%) CentOS
12 7 (2.78%) Debian
12 7 (2.78%) HPUX
12 7 (2.78%) Windows 8
13 6 (2.38%) Mac OS
14 5 (1.98%) SUSE
14 5 (1.98%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.40%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (47.22%) Load Balancing
2 69 (27.38%) E-Commerce
3 47 (18.65%) ITIL
4 31 (12.30%) Service Delivery
5 29 (11.51%) Change Management
6 21 (8.33%) Information Security
7 15 (5.95%) DevOps
8 14 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (4.76%) Project Management
9 12 (4.76%) Performance Tuning
10 11 (4.37%) Technical Architecture
11 10 (3.97%) Configuration Management
11 10 (3.97%) Problem Management
12 8 (3.17%) Kalman Filter
12 8 (3.17%) Performance Monitoring
12 8 (3.17%) Risk Analysis
13 5 (1.98%) Penetration Testing
13 5 (1.98%) Disaster Recovery
13 5 (1.98%) SOA
13 5 (1.98%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 81 (32.14%) Java
2 80 (31.75%) Perl
2 80 (31.75%) Bash Shell
3 72 (28.57%) PowerShell
4 19 (7.54%) Shell Script
5 17 (6.75%) PHP
6 5 (1.98%) SQL
7 3 (1.19%) Ruby
7 3 (1.19%) Python
7 3 (1.19%) C
8 1 (0.40%) PHP5
8 1 (0.40%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 33 (13.10%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (9.92%) MCSE
3 24 (9.52%) MCITP
4 18 (7.14%) CCNA
4 18 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (6.75%) CISSP
6 16 (6.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 12 (4.76%) CCNP
8 8 (3.17%) NCDA
8 8 (3.17%) MCSA
9 7 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (1.98%) MCTS
11 4 (1.59%) SC Cleared
11 4 (1.59%) Security Cleared
11 4 (1.59%) CCSE
11 4 (1.59%) CCSA
12 3 (1.19%) CEH
12 3 (1.19%) Degree
12 3 (1.19%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 89 (35.32%) PCI DSS
2 17 (6.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (4.37%) SLA
4 3 (1.19%) QA
System Software
1 104 (41.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 75 (29.76%) Active Directory
3 71 (28.17%) VMware ESXi
4 24 (9.52%) vSphere
5 16 (6.35%) Hyper-V
6 11 (4.37%) UAG
7 9 (3.57%) Squid
8 7 (2.78%) VMware ESX
9 6 (2.38%) XenServer
10 5 (1.98%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 5 (1.98%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.79%) ISA Server
12 1 (0.40%) Xen
12 1 (0.40%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.40%) XenApp
12 1 (0.40%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 14 (5.56%) Nagios
2 12 (4.76%) Opsview
3 9 (3.57%) SCCM
4 8 (3.17%) SCOM
5 4 (1.59%) WSUS
6 3 (1.19%) Backup Exec
6 3 (1.19%) Cisco UCCX
6 3 (1.19%) PureDisk
6 3 (1.19%) Puppet
6 3 (1.19%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (0.79%) Plesk
8 1 (0.40%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.40%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 148 (58.73%) VMware
2 111 (44.05%) Cisco
3 101 (40.08%) Red Hat
4 81 (32.14%) Microsoft
5 48 (19.05%) Citrix
6 25 (9.92%) Oracle
7 14 (5.56%) NetApp
8 13 (5.16%) Brocade
8 13 (5.16%) CheckPoint
9 9 (3.57%) IBM
9 9 (3.57%) HP
10 8 (3.17%) Juniper
11 7 (2.78%) Mitel
11 7 (2.78%) Polycom
11 7 (2.78%) IronPort
11 7 (2.78%) Siemens
11 7 (2.78%) SolarWinds
11 7 (2.78%) ScanSafe
12 5 (1.98%) Hyperion
13 4 (1.59%) McAfee
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