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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 94 93 115
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +22
Permanent jobs citing DNS 83 95 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.31% 2.51% 1.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.58% 14.77% 8.73%
Number of salaries quoted 74 62 39
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +22.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,450 £16,500 £17,800
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,125 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.34% -3.66%
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
660 643 481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 18.36% 17.00% 17.07%
Number of salaries quoted 530 505 379
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 17 April 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Leeds

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 149 (81.87%) Windows
2 102 (56.04%) VMware
3 101 (55.49%) Active Directory
4 97 (53.30%) DHCP
5 82 (45.05%) Microsoft
6 75 (41.21%) ITIL
7 64 (35.16%) Linux
7 64 (35.16%) VMware Infrastructure
8 57 (31.32%) Firewall
9 56 (30.77%) TCP/IP
10 54 (29.67%) Cisco
11 50 (27.47%) Windows Server 2008
11 50 (27.47%) Windows Server 2012
12 47 (25.82%) MS Exchange
13 43 (23.63%) Citrix
13 43 (23.63%) SAN
14 40 (21.98%) MS Excel
15 38 (20.88%) Internet
16 37 (20.33%) HP
17 35 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
18 34 (18.68%) Windows Server 2003
18 34 (18.68%) Network Security
19 32 (17.58%) Windows 7
20 30 (16.48%) Apache
20 30 (16.48%) PHP
20 30 (16.48%) Exchange Server 2010
21 29 (15.93%) WAN
21 29 (15.93%) VPN
22 28 (15.38%) SSL
22 28 (15.38%) SQL Server

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 47 (25.82%) MS Exchange
2 30 (16.48%) Apache
2 30 (16.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (9.34%) IIS
4 16 (8.79%) Tomcat
5 13 (7.14%) nginx
6 8 (4.40%) SharePoint
6 8 (4.40%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (3.30%) WordPress
8 4 (2.20%) Lync
8 4 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (1.10%) Confluence
9 2 (1.10%) Node.js
9 2 (1.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.55%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.55%) Drupal
10 1 (0.55%) Jetty
10 1 (0.55%) Moodle
Applications
1 40 (21.98%) MS Excel
2 11 (6.04%) MS Office
3 8 (4.40%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 17 (9.34%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
3 12 (6.59%) Amazon S3
3 12 (6.59%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 7 (3.85%) PaaS
5 2 (1.10%) Office 365
5 2 (1.10%) Route 53
5 2 (1.10%) Yammer
5 2 (1.10%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (1.10%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.55%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.55%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 97 (53.30%) DHCP
2 57 (31.32%) Firewall
3 56 (30.77%) TCP/IP
4 43 (23.63%) SAN
5 38 (20.88%) Internet
6 34 (18.68%) Network Security
7 29 (15.93%) VPN
7 29 (15.93%) WAN
8 28 (15.38%) SSL
9 23 (12.64%) LAN
10 22 (12.09%) VoIP
11 15 (8.24%) Wireless
12 14 (7.69%) MPLS
13 13 (7.14%) Intranet
14 12 (6.59%) Cisco ASA
15 11 (6.04%) NAS
16 10 (5.49%) BGP
16 10 (5.49%) EIGRP
17 9 (4.95%) IPsec
17 9 (4.95%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 22 (12.09%) MySQL
3 17 (9.34%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (6.59%) Amazon RDS
6 10 (5.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 7 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (2.20%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (2.20%) NoSQL
8 4 (2.20%) Riak
9 3 (1.65%) Redis
10 2 (1.10%) MongoDB
10 2 (1.10%) Oracle BI EE
11 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (6.59%) Git (software)
2 8 (4.40%) JIRA
3 2 (1.10%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.55%) Jenkins
General
1 24 (13.19%) Telecoms
2 12 (6.59%) Finance
3 5 (2.75%) Retail
4 3 (1.65%) Back Office
4 3 (1.65%) Legal
5 1 (0.55%) Banking
5 1 (0.55%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 32 (17.58%) Analyst
2 29 (15.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 15 (8.24%) Support Technician
4 13 (7.14%) IT Support Technician
4 13 (7.14%) IT Support
5 12 (6.59%) Infrastructure Manager
6 11 (6.04%) Architect
7 10 (5.49%) Network Engineer
7 10 (5.49%) Support Engineer
7 10 (5.49%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 10 (5.49%) 2nd Line Support
8 9 (4.95%) Administrator
8 9 (4.95%) Systems Engineer
8 9 (4.95%) Infrastructure Architect
8 9 (4.95%) Platform Engineer
9 8 (4.40%) Systems Administrator
9 8 (4.40%) Technical Analyst
10 7 (3.85%) Applications Support
10 7 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support
10 7 (3.85%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (10.99%) Web Services
2 5 (2.75%) LAMP
2 5 (2.75%) HTML
2 5 (2.75%) CSS
2 5 (2.75%) HTML5
2 5 (2.75%) CSS3
3 3 (1.65%) WebCenter
3 3 (1.65%) Middleware
4 2 (1.10%) COM
4 2 (1.10%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (1.10%) RESTful
5 1 (0.55%) Application Packaging
5 1 (0.55%) Servlets
5 1 (0.55%) .NET
5 1 (0.55%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 19 (10.44%) Management Information System
2 17 (9.34%) Clustering
3 13 (7.14%) Replication
3 13 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (3.85%) CMDB
5 6 (3.30%) Video Conferencing
6 5 (2.75%) User Experience
6 5 (2.75%) Client/Server
7 4 (2.20%) PKI
7 4 (2.20%) Statistics
7 4 (2.20%) iPad
7 4 (2.20%) Performance Metrics
8 3 (1.65%) NHS
9 2 (1.10%) Thin Client
9 2 (1.10%) Fat Client
9 2 (1.10%) Social Media
9 2 (1.10%) Data Integration
9 2 (1.10%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.55%) Open Source
10 1 (0.55%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 149 (81.87%) Windows
2 64 (35.16%) Linux
3 50 (27.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 50 (27.47%) Windows Server 2012
4 34 (18.68%) Windows Server 2003
5 32 (17.58%) Windows 7
6 24 (13.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 21 (11.54%) UNIX
8 13 (7.14%) Windows 8
9 11 (6.04%) Windows XP
10 10 (5.49%) CentOS
11 8 (4.40%) Mac OS
12 5 (2.75%) Android
13 3 (1.65%) HPUX
13 3 (1.65%) Solaris
14 2 (1.10%) AIX
14 2 (1.10%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.55%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.55%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (41.21%) ITIL
2 26 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 25 (13.74%) Performance Tuning
4 24 (13.19%) Load Balancing
5 22 (12.09%) Mentoring
6 20 (10.99%) Incident Management
7 19 (10.44%) Project Management
8 18 (9.89%) Service Delivery
9 14 (7.69%) Business Continuity
9 14 (7.69%) Network Design
9 14 (7.69%) DevOps
10 13 (7.14%) Coaching
10 13 (7.14%) Problem Management
11 12 (6.59%) Enterprise Architecture
11 12 (6.59%) BCP
12 10 (5.49%) Performance Monitoring
13 9 (4.95%) Business Continuity Planning
13 9 (4.95%) Root Cause Analysis
13 9 (4.95%) PRINCE2
14 8 (4.40%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 30 (16.48%) PHP
2 22 (12.09%) SQL
3 21 (11.54%) JavaScript
4 20 (10.99%) Python
5 19 (10.44%) Shell Script
6 16 (8.79%) Ruby
7 10 (5.49%) Java
8 8 (4.40%) PowerShell
9 5 (2.75%) T-SQL
10 4 (2.20%) Bash Shell
10 4 (2.20%) Perl
11 2 (1.10%) C++
Qualifications
1 35 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (13.74%) Degree
3 23 (12.64%) MCSE
4 22 (12.09%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (9.34%) MCSA
6 15 (8.24%) CCNA
7 14 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
8 12 (6.59%) CCNP
9 8 (4.40%) MCP
9 8 (4.40%) CCDA
9 8 (4.40%) CCDP
9 8 (4.40%) CCSA
9 8 (4.40%) CCSE
10 7 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 6 (3.30%) MCTS
11 6 (3.30%) ISEB
11 6 (3.30%) CISSP
12 4 (2.20%) MCITP
12 4 (2.20%) VCP5
13 3 (1.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (11.54%) SLA
2 10 (5.49%) PCI DSS
3 7 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (3.85%) QA
4 2 (1.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.55%) Solvency II
System Software
1 101 (55.49%) Active Directory
2 64 (35.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (9.89%) vSphere
4 17 (9.34%) VMware ESX
5 16 (8.79%) Terminal Services
6 14 (7.69%) Hyper-V
7 12 (6.59%) Firmware
8 6 (3.30%) ProxySG
8 6 (3.30%) Xen
9 5 (2.75%) XenApp
10 4 (2.20%) Oracle RAC
10 4 (2.20%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (2.20%) NFS
11 3 (1.65%) Snort
12 2 (1.10%) MetaFrame
12 2 (1.10%) vCloud
13 1 (0.55%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 1 (0.55%) Squid
13 1 (0.55%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 17 (9.34%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (7.14%) SCCM
3 12 (6.59%) SCOM
3 12 (6.59%) Nagios
4 7 (3.85%) Norton AntiVirus
5 6 (3.30%) WSUS
6 5 (2.75%) Backup Exec
6 5 (2.75%) SCDPM
7 4 (2.20%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 4 (2.20%) NetBackup
8 3 (1.65%) Puppet
8 3 (1.65%) Cisco CUCM
9 2 (1.10%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 2 (1.10%) Cisco UCCX
9 2 (1.10%) Cacti
9 2 (1.10%) SolarWinds Orion
9 2 (1.10%) DameWare
9 2 (1.10%) Tivoli
9 2 (1.10%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 2 (1.10%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 102 (56.04%) VMware
2 82 (45.05%) Microsoft
3 54 (29.67%) Cisco
4 43 (23.63%) Citrix
5 37 (20.33%) HP
6 26 (14.29%) Red Hat
7 19 (10.44%) CheckPoint
8 15 (8.24%) Oracle
9 14 (7.69%) NetApp
10 13 (7.14%) F5
11 11 (6.04%) Sophos
11 11 (6.04%) EMC
12 9 (4.95%) Dell
12 9 (4.95%) IBM
12 9 (4.95%) Symantec
13 6 (3.30%) Blue Coat
13 6 (3.30%) QNAP
13 6 (3.30%) Akamai
14 4 (2.20%) Infoblox
15 3 (1.65%) Veeam
Leeds
Department for Work and Pensions
Salary: £37,620
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
DHL
Salary: company car/car allowance/pension/private medical/personal accident co
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum + pension, bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
KPMG
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago