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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 94 65 104
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +39
Permanent jobs citing DNS 87 132 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.60% 4.07% 2.01%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.81% 21.67% 10.31%
Number of salaries quoted 61 99 43
Average salary £40,000 £33,695 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.71% +5.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,500 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -4.00%
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
630 609 572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 18.85% 18.77% 19.46%
Number of salaries quoted 494 438 435
Average salary £43,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.21% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £22,000 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
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 24 December 2014.

DNS Salary Histogram in Leeds

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 190 (84.44%) Windows
2 149 (66.22%) VMware
3 102 (45.33%) Linux
4 99 (44.00%) DHCP
5 92 (40.89%) TCP/IP
6 89 (39.56%) Cisco
7 87 (38.67%) Windows Server 2008
8 81 (36.00%) Internet
8 81 (36.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 79 (35.11%) Load Balancing
10 76 (33.78%) Windows Server 2012
11 75 (33.33%) Microsoft
12 74 (32.89%) Apache
12 74 (32.89%) Active Directory
13 73 (32.44%) Red Hat
14 72 (32.00%) Windows Server 2003
14 72 (32.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 71 (31.56%) UNIX
16 69 (30.67%) IIS
17 68 (30.22%) MS Excel
18 63 (28.00%) Clustering
19 62 (27.56%) Citrix
20 54 (24.00%) PowerShell
20 54 (24.00%) Bash Shell
21 53 (23.56%) Perl
21 53 (23.56%) ITIL
21 53 (23.56%) SMTP
22 52 (23.11%) Java
23 51 (22.67%) PCI DSS
24 50 (22.22%) Windows 7

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 74 (32.89%) Apache
2 69 (30.67%) IIS
3 32 (14.22%) MS Exchange
4 19 (8.44%) Exchange Server 2010
5 16 (7.11%) Tomcat
6 10 (4.44%) SharePoint
7 7 (3.11%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (2.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (1.78%) Node.js
9 4 (1.78%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (1.78%) nginx
10 2 (0.89%) Lync
10 2 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.89%) IBM Notes
10 2 (0.89%) Lotus Domino
11 1 (0.44%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.44%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.44%) Jetty
11 1 (0.44%) Site Server
11 1 (0.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 68 (30.22%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.56%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.11%) PaaS
2 6 (2.67%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (1.78%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (1.33%) Amazon S3
4 3 (1.33%) Route 53
5 1 (0.44%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.44%) Office 365
5 1 (0.44%) Google App Engine
5 1 (0.44%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 99 (44.00%) DHCP
2 92 (40.89%) TCP/IP
3 81 (36.00%) Internet
4 53 (23.56%) SMTP
5 49 (21.78%) MPLS
6 48 (21.33%) OSPF
6 48 (21.33%) BGP
6 48 (21.33%) EIGRP
7 47 (20.89%) Cisco IOS
8 46 (20.44%) Firewall
9 40 (17.78%) Wireless
9 40 (17.78%) SAN
10 38 (16.89%) Intranet
11 17 (7.56%) Network Security
12 15 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
12 15 (6.67%) SSH
12 15 (6.67%) SSL
13 14 (6.22%) VPN
13 14 (6.22%) WAN
13 14 (6.22%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 13 (5.78%) MySQL
3 7 (3.11%) Redis
4 6 (2.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (2.22%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (1.78%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (1.33%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.33%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.44%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 10 (4.44%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.44%) Jenkins
General
1 20 (8.89%) Finance
2 16 (7.11%) Telecoms
3 6 (2.67%) Law
4 3 (1.33%) Advertising
5 2 (0.89%) Banking
5 2 (0.89%) Back Office
6 1 (0.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 74 (32.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 37 (16.44%) Support Technician
3 25 (11.11%) IT Support
4 20 (8.89%) Analyst
4 20 (8.89%) IT Support Technician
5 19 (8.44%) Support Engineer
6 14 (6.22%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 10 (4.44%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 9 (4.00%) Network Engineer
8 9 (4.00%) Platform Engineer
9 8 (3.56%) Systems Engineer
10 7 (3.11%) 3rd Line Support
11 6 (2.67%) Administrator
11 6 (2.67%) Operations Analyst
11 6 (2.67%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
11 6 (2.67%) Windows Systems Engineer
12 5 (2.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 5 (2.22%) IT Security Engineer
12 5 (2.22%) Security Engineer
12 5 (2.22%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.00%) Web Services
2 6 (2.67%) .NET
2 6 (2.67%) Middleware
3 5 (2.22%) WebCenter
4 4 (1.78%) LAMP
5 1 (0.44%) Application Packaging
5 1 (0.44%) jQuery
5 1 (0.44%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.44%) J2EE
5 1 (0.44%) Servlets
5 1 (0.44%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 63 (28.00%) Clustering
2 28 (12.44%) Management Information System
3 15 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (6.22%) PKI
5 7 (3.11%) CMDB
5 7 (3.11%) Replication
6 6 (2.67%) SecurID
7 5 (2.22%) Blackberry
7 5 (2.22%) Client/Server
8 4 (1.78%) Enterprise Storage
8 4 (1.78%) IBM XIV
8 4 (1.78%) User Experience
9 3 (1.33%) Performance Metrics
9 3 (1.33%) NHS
9 3 (1.33%) IVR
10 2 (0.89%) Thin Client
10 2 (0.89%) iPhone
10 2 (0.89%) Social Media
10 2 (0.89%) Fat Client
10 2 (0.89%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 190 (84.44%) Windows
2 102 (45.33%) Linux
3 87 (38.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 76 (33.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 72 (32.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 72 (32.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 71 (31.56%) UNIX
7 50 (22.22%) Windows 7
8 39 (17.33%) Windows XP
9 9 (4.00%) Windows 8
10 7 (3.11%) CentOS
10 7 (3.11%) Debian
11 6 (2.67%) Mac OS
12 5 (2.22%) Ubuntu
12 5 (2.22%) SUSE
13 4 (1.78%) Solaris
14 3 (1.33%) HPUX
15 2 (0.89%) Android
16 1 (0.44%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.44%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (35.11%) Load Balancing
2 53 (23.56%) ITIL
3 47 (20.89%) E-Commerce
4 42 (18.67%) Service Delivery
5 29 (12.89%) DevOps
6 20 (8.89%) Performance Tuning
6 20 (8.89%) Change Management
7 18 (8.00%) Incident Management
8 15 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
9 14 (6.22%) Problem Management
10 13 (5.78%) Configuration Management
10 13 (5.78%) Project Management
11 11 (4.89%) Technical Architecture
12 10 (4.44%) Enterprise Architecture
13 9 (4.00%) Mentoring
14 8 (3.56%) Capacity Management
14 8 (3.56%) Release Management
14 8 (3.56%) Disaster Recovery
15 7 (3.11%) Business Continuity
15 7 (3.11%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 54 (24.00%) PowerShell
1 54 (24.00%) Bash Shell
2 53 (23.56%) Perl
3 52 (23.11%) Java
4 26 (11.56%) PHP
5 17 (7.56%) Python
6 16 (7.11%) JavaScript
6 16 (7.11%) Ruby
7 14 (6.22%) SQL
8 9 (4.00%) Shell Script
9 4 (1.78%) C++
10 3 (1.33%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.44%) VBScript
11 1 (0.44%) PHP5
11 1 (0.44%) R
Qualifications
1 30 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (12.00%) MCSE
3 23 (10.22%) Degree
4 16 (7.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 16 (7.11%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (6.67%) MCITP
6 13 (5.78%) CCNA
7 11 (4.89%) CCNP
8 8 (3.56%) NCDA
9 6 (2.67%) CISSP
9 6 (2.67%) MCSA
9 6 (2.67%) ITIL Certification
10 5 (2.22%) MCP
11 4 (1.78%) SC Cleared
11 4 (1.78%) Security Cleared
12 3 (1.33%) CCVP
13 2 (0.89%) CCSE
13 2 (0.89%) CCSA
13 2 (0.89%) CCDA
13 2 (0.89%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (22.67%) PCI DSS
2 19 (8.44%) SLA
3 5 (2.22%) QA
4 4 (1.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 81 (36.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 74 (32.89%) Active Directory
3 50 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
4 27 (12.00%) vSphere
5 15 (6.67%) Hyper-V
6 10 (4.44%) Firmware
7 6 (2.67%) Terminal Services
8 5 (2.22%) XenServer
8 5 (2.22%) ProxySG
8 5 (2.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 4 (1.78%) Squid
10 2 (0.89%) VMware ESX
10 2 (0.89%) UAG
11 1 (0.44%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.44%) Xen
Systems Management
1 15 (6.67%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (6.22%) SCOM
3 10 (4.44%) SCCM
4 6 (2.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 6 (2.67%) Cisco CUCM
4 6 (2.67%) Nagios
4 6 (2.67%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (2.22%) Cisco UCCX
6 4 (1.78%) Graphite
6 4 (1.78%) Opsview
6 4 (1.78%) NetBackup
7 3 (1.33%) PureDisk
7 3 (1.33%) Puppet
7 3 (1.33%) HAProxy
7 3 (1.33%) SCDPM
8 2 (0.89%) cPanel
8 2 (0.89%) Plesk
8 2 (0.89%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (0.89%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 149 (66.22%) VMware
2 89 (39.56%) Cisco
3 75 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 73 (32.44%) Red Hat
5 62 (27.56%) Citrix
6 19 (8.44%) NetApp
7 16 (7.11%) Oracle
8 15 (6.67%) HP
9 13 (5.78%) Brocade
10 12 (5.33%) CheckPoint
11 8 (3.56%) F5
12 7 (3.11%) Symantec
12 7 (3.11%) EMC
13 6 (2.67%) Juniper
13 6 (2.67%) ScanSafe
13 6 (2.67%) SolarWinds
13 6 (2.67%) IronPort
14 5 (2.22%) Blue Coat
15 4 (1.78%) Dell
15 4 (1.78%) IBM
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £36000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £30000 - £3100040000 per annum + £3,000 on-call
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: 4 days ago
Rawdon, Leeds, LS19 6BA
EMIS
Salary: Up to £38,000pa depending on level of experience
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
EMIS
Salary: Up to £38,000 per annum depending on level of experience
Posted: 8 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + 20% bonus + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago