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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 92 99 101
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +2
Permanent jobs citing DNS 81 78 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.52% 2.23% 2.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.16% 12.28% 13.83%
Number of salaries quoted 61 71 56
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +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
446 635 665
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 13.86% 18.18% 17.87%
Number of salaries quoted 364 504 525
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 30 April 2016.

DNS Salary Histogram in Leeds

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 98 (57.99%) Windows
2 94 (55.62%) DHCP
3 89 (52.66%) Active Directory
4 87 (51.48%) Cisco
5 82 (48.52%) TCP/IP
6 76 (44.97%) Microsoft
7 72 (42.60%) Windows Server
8 68 (40.24%) MS Exchange
8 68 (40.24%) Firewall
9 65 (38.46%) VPN
10 60 (35.50%) VMware
11 57 (33.73%) SAN
12 55 (32.54%) Windows Server 2012
13 53 (31.36%) HP
14 52 (30.77%) MS Excel
14 52 (30.77%) Load Balancing
15 50 (29.59%) Windows Server 2008
15 50 (29.59%) Exchange Server 2010
16 42 (24.85%) VMware Infrastructure
17 38 (22.49%) Linux
17 38 (22.49%) ITIL
18 30 (17.75%) Red Hat
18 30 (17.75%) Network Security
19 29 (17.16%) Java
20 28 (16.57%) Hyper-V
20 28 (16.57%) PHP
20 28 (16.57%) VoIP
20 28 (16.57%) Windows Server 2003
21 26 (15.38%) Telecoms
21 26 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 68 (40.24%) MS Exchange
2 50 (29.59%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (13.02%) Exchange Server 2013
4 21 (12.43%) Skype for Business
5 11 (6.51%) SharePoint
6 10 (5.92%) Apache
7 5 (2.96%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (2.96%) Node.js
8 4 (2.37%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (2.37%) IIS
9 2 (1.18%) Confluence
10 1 (0.59%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.59%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 52 (30.77%) MS Excel
2 13 (7.69%) MS Office
3 1 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (4.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.78%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 16 (9.47%) Office 365
2 6 (3.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 94 (55.62%) DHCP
2 82 (48.52%) TCP/IP
3 68 (40.24%) Firewall
4 65 (38.46%) VPN
5 57 (33.73%) SAN
6 30 (17.75%) Network Security
7 28 (16.57%) VoIP
8 17 (10.06%) Cisco ASA
8 17 (10.06%) Unified Communications
9 16 (9.47%) SSL
10 14 (8.28%) LAN
10 14 (8.28%) VLAN
10 14 (8.28%) WAN
11 13 (7.69%) BGP
12 10 (5.92%) Cisco Nexus
13 9 (5.33%) Internet
13 9 (5.33%) Telepresence
14 8 (4.73%) EIGRP
14 8 (4.73%) HTTP
14 8 (4.73%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (8.88%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.14%) MySQL
2 7 (4.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (3.55%) Apache Hive
3 6 (3.55%) Hadoop
4 5 (2.96%) Big Data
4 5 (2.96%) Informix
5 4 (2.37%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (2.37%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.18%) Redis
7 1 (0.59%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.59%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.59%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.59%) Riak
7 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 21 (12.43%) Git (software)
1 21 (12.43%) Jenkins
2 12 (7.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (1.18%) JIRA
4 1 (0.59%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.59%) IntelliJ
4 1 (0.59%) Subversion
4 1 (0.59%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 26 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 13 (7.69%) Finance
3 9 (5.33%) Law
4 4 (2.37%) Back Office
5 3 (1.78%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.18%) Retail
7 1 (0.59%) Games
7 1 (0.59%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.59%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 49 (28.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 32 (18.93%) IT Engineer
3 29 (17.16%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 24 (14.20%) Analyst
5 23 (13.61%) Network Engineer
5 23 (13.61%) Systems Engineer
6 19 (11.24%) Linux Engineer
6 19 (11.24%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 18 (10.65%) DevOps Engineer
7 18 (10.65%) DevOps Systems Engineer
7 18 (10.65%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 18 (10.65%) Linux/Unix DevOps
8 17 (10.06%) Cisco Engineer
8 17 (10.06%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 14 (8.28%) Messaging Engineer
10 13 (7.69%) Operations Engineer
10 13 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
11 11 (6.51%) Network Operations Engineer
11 11 (6.51%) Technical Analyst
12 10 (5.92%) Senior Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.33%) Web Services
2 8 (4.73%) LAMP
3 6 (3.55%) Apache Flex
3 6 (3.55%) XML
4 5 (2.96%) RabbitMQ
5 2 (1.18%) CSS
5 2 (1.18%) HTML
6 1 (0.59%) Ajax
6 1 (0.59%) CSS3
6 1 (0.59%) ebXML
6 1 (0.59%) ELK Stack
6 1 (0.59%) HTML5
6 1 (0.59%) jQuery
6 1 (0.59%) JSON
6 1 (0.59%) LAPP Stack
6 1 (0.59%) Resque
6 1 (0.59%) SOAP
6 1 (0.59%) XML Messaging
6 1 (0.59%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.06%) Video Conferencing
2 15 (8.88%) Blackberry
3 13 (7.69%) Cyberthreat
3 13 (7.69%) Security Operations Centre
4 8 (4.73%) Clustering
5 7 (4.14%) PKI
6 6 (3.55%) Cybercrime
7 5 (2.96%) Data Centre
7 5 (2.96%) RIA
8 4 (2.37%) iPad
8 4 (2.37%) Replication
9 2 (1.18%) Celerra
9 2 (1.18%) CLARiiON
9 2 (1.18%) Driving Licence
9 2 (1.18%) iPhone
10 1 (0.59%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 98 (57.99%) Windows
2 72 (42.60%) Windows Server
3 55 (32.54%) Windows Server 2012
4 50 (29.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 38 (22.49%) Linux
6 28 (16.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 26 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 15 (8.88%) Windows 7
9 8 (4.73%) Unix
10 7 (4.14%) Windows 8
11 4 (2.37%) CentOS
12 3 (1.78%) HPUX
12 3 (1.78%) Solaris
13 2 (1.18%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.59%) Debian
14 1 (0.59%) Oracle Linux
14 1 (0.59%) SUSE
14 1 (0.59%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.59%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (30.77%) Load Balancing
2 38 (22.49%) ITIL
3 21 (12.43%) Cybersecurity
3 21 (12.43%) DevOps
4 20 (11.83%) Configuration Management
4 20 (11.83%) Continuous Integration
5 15 (8.88%) Mentoring
5 15 (8.88%) Project Management
6 14 (8.28%) Business Continuity
7 13 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
7 13 (7.69%) Security Operations
7 13 (7.69%) SIEM
8 12 (7.10%) Coaching
8 12 (7.10%) High Availability
8 12 (7.10%) Problem Management
9 10 (5.92%) Migration
9 10 (5.92%) Performance Tuning
9 10 (5.92%) Service Management
9 10 (5.92%) Time Management
10 9 (5.33%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 29 (17.16%) Java
2 28 (16.57%) PHP
3 24 (14.20%) PowerShell
4 15 (8.88%) SQL
5 5 (2.96%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.78%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.18%) Python
8 1 (0.59%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.59%) Ruby
8 1 (0.59%) VB
8 1 (0.59%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (10.06%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (9.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (8.88%) CCNA
4 14 (8.28%) CCNP
5 10 (5.92%) MCSE
6 9 (5.33%) MCITP
7 8 (4.73%) CISSP
8 7 (4.14%) GCIA
8 7 (4.14%) GCIH
9 3 (1.78%) Citrix Certification
9 3 (1.78%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.18%) CCDA
10 2 (1.18%) CCIE
10 2 (1.18%) CCSA
10 2 (1.18%) CCSE
10 2 (1.18%) MCSA
10 2 (1.18%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.59%) CCA
11 1 (0.59%) MCTS
11 1 (0.59%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (12.43%) SLA
2 2 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 89 (52.66%) Active Directory
2 42 (24.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (16.57%) Hyper-V
4 9 (5.33%) VMware ESX
5 6 (3.55%) vSphere
6 5 (2.96%) XenApp
7 4 (2.37%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (2.37%) XenDesktop
8 3 (1.78%) Firmware
8 3 (1.78%) XenServer
9 2 (1.18%) Xen
10 1 (0.59%) Docker
10 1 (0.59%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 24 (14.20%) SCCM
2 23 (13.61%) Puppet
3 22 (13.02%) Opscode Chef
4 20 (11.83%) Ansible
4 20 (11.83%) CFEngine
4 20 (11.83%) Salt
5 17 (10.06%) Cisco CUCM
6 16 (9.47%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 6 (3.55%) ArcSight ESM
8 3 (1.78%) SCOM
8 3 (1.78%) SolarWinds Orion
8 3 (1.78%) WSUS
9 2 (1.18%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 1 (0.59%) Mesos
10 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 1 (0.59%) Nagios
10 1 (0.59%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 87 (51.48%) Cisco
2 76 (44.97%) Microsoft
3 60 (35.50%) VMware
4 53 (31.36%) HP
5 30 (17.75%) Red Hat
6 22 (13.02%) F5
7 19 (11.24%) Symantec
8 16 (9.47%) Citrix
9 15 (8.88%) 3PAR
9 15 (8.88%) CheckPoint
10 7 (4.14%) Avaya
10 7 (4.14%) Juniper
10 7 (4.14%) Oracle
11 6 (3.55%) ArcSight
11 6 (3.55%) NetApp
12 5 (2.96%) Dell
12 5 (2.96%) Veritas
13 3 (1.78%) Apple
13 3 (1.78%) BMC
13 3 (1.78%) EMC
Leeds
Capita plc
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Via Resource
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum Plus Car, Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £50,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
MA Associates Worldwide
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago