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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 85 83 98
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +15
Permanent jobs citing DNS 98 113 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.90% 3.10% 1.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.07% 15.31% 10.11%
Number of salaries quoted 89 62 42
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +54.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,452 £30,600 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £35,450
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -5.40%
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
574 738 465
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 17.00% 20.21% 18.53%
Number of salaries quoted 484 576 365
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 July 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Leeds

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 167 (85.64%) Windows
2 120 (61.54%) Active Directory
3 115 (58.97%) VMware
4 110 (56.41%) Microsoft
4 110 (56.41%) DHCP
5 98 (50.26%) VMware Infrastructure
6 93 (47.69%) ITIL
7 85 (43.59%) Cisco
8 68 (34.87%) MS Exchange
9 67 (34.36%) Linux
10 64 (32.82%) TCP/IP
11 62 (31.79%) Firewall
12 61 (31.28%) MS Excel
13 59 (30.26%) SAN
14 57 (29.23%) HP
14 57 (29.23%) VPN
15 55 (28.21%) Windows Server 2012
16 48 (24.62%) Windows Server 2008
17 47 (24.10%) Exchange Server 2010
18 44 (22.56%) Network Security
19 36 (18.46%) VoIP
19 36 (18.46%) Microsoft Certification
20 35 (17.95%) SQL Server
21 32 (16.41%) WAN
22 30 (15.38%) VMware ESX
22 30 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
23 29 (14.87%) Telecoms
23 29 (14.87%) Citrix
23 29 (14.87%) Windows Server 2003
24 28 (14.36%) Cisco Certification

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 68 (34.87%) MS Exchange
2 47 (24.10%) Exchange Server 2010
3 23 (11.79%) IIS
4 19 (9.74%) Apache
5 11 (5.64%) nginx
6 9 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2007
7 8 (4.10%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (3.59%) Lync
8 7 (3.59%) WordPress
8 7 (3.59%) SharePoint
9 6 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2003
10 4 (2.05%) Tomcat
11 2 (1.03%) Confluence
12 1 (0.51%) Moodle
12 1 (0.51%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.51%) Joomla!
12 1 (0.51%) Drupal
12 1 (0.51%) Jetty
12 1 (0.51%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.51%) ColdFusion
Applications
1 61 (31.28%) MS Excel
2 16 (8.21%) MS Office
3 13 (6.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.51%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (5.64%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (5.13%) Amazon S3
3 10 (5.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 8 (4.10%) Office 365
5 2 (1.03%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.51%) IaaS
6 1 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.51%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 110 (56.41%) DHCP
2 64 (32.82%) TCP/IP
3 62 (31.79%) Firewall
4 59 (30.26%) SAN
5 57 (29.23%) VPN
6 44 (22.56%) Network Security
7 36 (18.46%) VoIP
8 32 (16.41%) WAN
9 23 (11.79%) SSL
10 22 (11.28%) LAN
11 21 (10.77%) MPLS
12 17 (8.72%) Cisco ASA
13 16 (8.21%) BGP
14 14 (7.18%) NAS
14 14 (7.18%) Unified Communications
15 12 (6.15%) Internet
16 11 (5.64%) IP Telephony
16 11 (5.64%) Cisco IOS
17 10 (5.13%) EIGRP
18 9 (4.62%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (17.95%) SQL Server
2 27 (13.85%) MySQL
3 14 (7.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (5.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 10 (5.13%) Amazon RDS
4 10 (5.13%) Apache Cassandra
5 9 (4.62%) NoSQL
5 9 (4.62%) Riak
5 9 (4.62%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.03%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.51%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.51%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.51%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (0.51%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.51%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.51%) HBase
8 1 (0.51%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (4.10%) JIRA
2 3 (1.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (1.03%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.03%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.51%) Grunt
4 1 (0.51%) Maven
General
1 29 (14.87%) Telecoms
2 13 (6.67%) Finance
3 7 (3.59%) Retail
4 4 (2.05%) Back Office
4 4 (2.05%) Legal
5 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.51%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 42 (21.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 32 (16.41%) Analyst
3 19 (9.74%) Systems Engineer
4 17 (8.72%) Architect
5 14 (7.18%) Infrastructure Architect
6 12 (6.15%) Network Engineer
7 10 (5.13%) Technical Analyst
8 9 (4.62%) Support Engineer
8 9 (4.62%) Support Analyst
8 9 (4.62%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 9 (4.62%) Administrator
9 8 (4.10%) 2nd Line Support
9 8 (4.10%) Applications Support
9 8 (4.10%) Systems Administrator
9 8 (4.10%) Junior
9 8 (4.10%) Infrastructure Manager
10 7 (3.59%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (3.59%) Developer
10 7 (3.59%) Web Developer
11 6 (3.08%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (8.21%) Web Services
2 9 (4.62%) CSS
3 7 (3.59%) HTML
4 6 (3.08%) .NET
4 6 (3.08%) HTML5
4 6 (3.08%) CSS3
5 5 (2.56%) LAMP
6 3 (1.54%) Application Packaging
7 2 (1.03%) jQuery
7 2 (1.03%) RESTful
7 2 (1.03%) WebCenter
7 2 (1.03%) J2EE
7 2 (1.03%) COM
7 2 (1.03%) Middleware
8 1 (0.51%) Servlets
8 1 (0.51%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 24 (12.31%) Clustering
2 14 (7.18%) Video Conferencing
3 11 (5.64%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (5.64%) Data Centre
4 10 (5.13%) Replication
5 7 (3.59%) Management Information System
6 6 (3.08%) IVR
6 6 (3.08%) CMDB
7 5 (2.56%) E-Learning
8 4 (2.05%) Statistics
8 4 (2.05%) iPad
8 4 (2.05%) Performance Metrics
9 2 (1.03%) Private Cloud
9 2 (1.03%) Photography
9 2 (1.03%) NHS
10 1 (0.51%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.51%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.51%) SecurID
10 1 (0.51%) Smartphone
10 1 (0.51%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 167 (85.64%) Windows
2 67 (34.36%) Linux
3 55 (28.21%) Windows Server 2012
4 48 (24.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 29 (14.87%) Windows Server 2003
6 22 (11.28%) Windows 7
7 21 (10.77%) UNIX
8 20 (10.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 11 (5.64%) Windows 8
10 10 (5.13%) CentOS
11 8 (4.10%) Mac OS
12 7 (3.59%) Android
13 4 (2.05%) AIX
13 4 (2.05%) Windows XP
14 3 (1.54%) Solaris
15 2 (1.03%) HPUX
15 2 (1.03%) Mac OS X
15 2 (1.03%) Windows 2000
15 2 (1.03%) Apple iOS
16 1 (0.51%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (47.69%) ITIL
2 30 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
3 24 (12.31%) Load Balancing
4 21 (10.77%) Project Management
5 19 (9.74%) Business Continuity
5 19 (9.74%) Mentoring
6 13 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
6 13 (6.67%) BCP
6 13 (6.67%) Network Design
7 11 (5.64%) TOGAF
7 11 (5.64%) Performance Monitoring
7 11 (5.64%) Problem Management
7 11 (5.64%) Server Building
8 10 (5.13%) Business Continuity Planning
8 10 (5.13%) Coaching
8 10 (5.13%) Service Management
9 9 (4.62%) Change Management
10 8 (4.10%) Incident Management
10 8 (4.10%) Capacity Planning
10 8 (4.10%) Server Hardening
Programming Languages
1 25 (12.82%) SQL
2 19 (9.74%) PHP
3 17 (8.72%) Shell Script
4 14 (7.18%) JavaScript
5 12 (6.15%) Java
6 8 (4.10%) Python
6 8 (4.10%) PowerShell
7 4 (2.05%) T-SQL
8 3 (1.54%) Perl
8 3 (1.54%) C++
8 3 (1.54%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.54%) Ruby
9 2 (1.03%) C
10 1 (0.51%) C#
10 1 (0.51%) PHP5
10 1 (0.51%) Go
10 1 (0.51%) Scala
Qualifications
1 36 (18.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (14.36%) Cisco Certification
3 23 (11.79%) ITIL Certification
4 17 (8.72%) CCNA
5 16 (8.21%) MCSE
5 16 (8.21%) MCSA
6 13 (6.67%) CCNP
7 11 (5.64%) ISEB
8 9 (4.62%) CCDA
9 7 (3.59%) CCDP
9 7 (3.59%) MCP
9 7 (3.59%) CCSA
9 7 (3.59%) CCSE
9 7 (3.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (3.59%) Degree
10 6 (3.08%) MCTS
11 4 (2.05%) MCITP
12 3 (1.54%) CCVP
12 3 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 3 (1.54%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (9.74%) SLA
2 15 (7.69%) PCI DSS
3 8 (4.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (2.05%) QA
5 2 (1.03%) BS25999
5 2 (1.03%) COBIT
5 2 (1.03%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.51%) Solvency II
System Software
1 120 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 98 (50.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (15.38%) VMware ESX
4 19 (9.74%) vSphere
5 13 (6.67%) Terminal Services
6 9 (4.62%) Oracle RAC
6 9 (4.62%) Hyper-V
7 8 (4.10%) XenApp
8 6 (3.08%) Xen
9 4 (2.05%) ProxySG
9 4 (2.05%) NFS
10 3 (1.54%) Firmware
10 3 (1.54%) Snort
10 3 (1.54%) XenServer
11 2 (1.03%) MetaFrame
11 2 (1.03%) vCloud
11 2 (1.03%) KVM
12 1 (0.51%) HDFS
12 1 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.51%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 15 (7.69%) SCCM
2 11 (5.64%) Nagios
3 9 (4.62%) WSUS
4 8 (4.10%) SCOM
5 5 (2.56%) Backup Exec
5 5 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (2.05%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (1.54%) Cisco UCCX
7 3 (1.54%) Cisco CUCM
8 2 (1.03%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 2 (1.03%) DameWare
8 2 (1.03%) CA Spectrum
8 2 (1.03%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 2 (1.03%) Tivoli
8 2 (1.03%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (1.03%) Cacti
8 2 (1.03%) SolarWinds Orion
8 2 (1.03%) Puppet
8 2 (1.03%) Salt
8 2 (1.03%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 115 (58.97%) VMware
2 110 (56.41%) Microsoft
3 85 (43.59%) Cisco
4 57 (29.23%) HP
5 29 (14.87%) Citrix
6 22 (11.28%) NetApp
6 22 (11.28%) Red Hat
7 19 (9.74%) CheckPoint
8 17 (8.72%) EMC
9 16 (8.21%) Oracle
9 16 (8.21%) F5
10 13 (6.67%) IBM
10 13 (6.67%) Dell
11 12 (6.15%) Infoblox
12 8 (4.10%) Sophos
13 6 (3.08%) Symantec
13 6 (3.08%) Akamai
13 6 (3.08%) Avaya
13 6 (3.08%) QNAP
14 5 (2.56%) ServiceNow
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Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
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ReThink Recruitment
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Greywood Associates Limited
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CoreCom Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + holidays, pension +
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