The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 93 117 95
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -22
Permanent jobs citing DNS 94 41 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.48% 1.47% 1.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.33% 8.74% 9.96%
Number of salaries quoted 59 39 33
Average salary £35,000 £28,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.80% -18.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £16,500 £17,800 £21,300
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Communications & Networking Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
656 469 482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 17.29% 16.85% 19.91%
Number of salaries quoted 514 375 380
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
DNS
West Yorkshire

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 18 April 2014.

DNS Salary Histogram in Leeds

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 179 (82.49%) Windows
2 127 (58.53%) Microsoft
3 118 (54.38%) TCP/IP
4 105 (48.39%) VMware
5 98 (45.16%) DHCP
6 94 (43.32%) Windows Server 2008
7 91 (41.94%) Active Directory
8 80 (36.87%) MS Excel
8 80 (36.87%) Cisco
8 80 (36.87%) Linux
9 78 (35.94%) VMware Infrastructure
10 65 (29.95%) Microsoft Certification
11 63 (29.03%) Red Hat
12 57 (26.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 56 (25.81%) MPLS
13 56 (25.81%) Apache
14 54 (24.88%) MCSE
14 54 (24.88%) IIS
14 54 (24.88%) ITIL
15 53 (24.42%) SMTP
15 53 (24.42%) Load Balancing
16 51 (23.50%) Firewall
16 51 (23.50%) Java
17 50 (23.04%) UNIX
17 50 (23.04%) OSPF
17 50 (23.04%) Windows Server 2003
18 46 (21.20%) MS Exchange
18 46 (21.20%) Cisco IOS
18 46 (21.20%) PCI DSS
18 46 (21.20%) Windows 7

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 56 (25.81%) Apache
2 54 (24.88%) IIS
3 46 (21.20%) MS Exchange
4 28 (12.90%) Exchange Server 2010
5 27 (12.44%) Lync
6 22 (10.14%) SharePoint
7 11 (5.07%) Exchange Server 2007
7 11 (5.07%) Exchange Server 2013
8 10 (4.61%) WebLogic
9 9 (4.15%) SharePoint 2013
10 7 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
10 7 (3.23%) Office Communications Server
11 5 (2.30%) Tomcat
12 4 (1.84%) WebSphere
13 3 (1.38%) SharePoint 2010
14 1 (0.46%) IBM Notes
14 1 (0.46%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 80 (36.87%) MS Excel
2 27 (12.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (2.76%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (1.38%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.15%) Office 365
2 4 (1.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.84%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.38%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (1.38%) Amazon S3
3 3 (1.38%) Google Apps
3 3 (1.38%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (0.92%) PaaS
5 1 (0.46%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 118 (54.38%) TCP/IP
2 98 (45.16%) DHCP
3 56 (25.81%) MPLS
4 53 (24.42%) SMTP
5 51 (23.50%) Firewall
6 50 (23.04%) OSPF
7 46 (21.20%) Cisco IOS
8 45 (20.74%) BGP
8 45 (20.74%) EIGRP
9 29 (13.36%) VPN
10 25 (11.52%) SAN
11 24 (11.06%) Wireless
12 20 (9.22%) Unified Communications
13 16 (7.37%) WAN
13 16 (7.37%) LAN
14 12 (5.53%) SSL
14 12 (5.53%) Internet
15 9 (4.15%) FTP
15 9 (4.15%) PBX
15 9 (4.15%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.76%) Oracle ODI
3 5 (2.30%) MySQL
4 3 (1.38%) DB2
5 2 (0.92%) Hadoop
5 2 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (1.84%) Subversion
2 2 (0.92%) Git (software)
General
1 22 (10.14%) Finance
2 4 (1.84%) Telecoms
2 4 (1.84%) Retail
3 2 (0.92%) Back Office
4 1 (0.46%) Local Government
4 1 (0.46%) Banking
4 1 (0.46%) Automotive
4 1 (0.46%) Publishing
4 1 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 43 (19.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 32 (14.75%) Analyst
3 28 (12.90%) Consultant
4 21 (9.68%) Support Analyst
5 19 (8.76%) Team Leader
6 18 (8.29%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 18 (8.29%) Operations Team Leader
6 18 (8.29%) Infrastructure Operations Team Leader
7 15 (6.91%) Support Engineer
7 15 (6.91%) Support Consultant
7 15 (6.91%) Administrator
8 14 (6.45%) Systems Support
9 12 (5.53%) Server Administrator
10 11 (5.07%) 3rd Line Support
11 9 (4.15%) Support Technician
11 9 (4.15%) Server Support
12 8 (3.69%) Systems Engineer
12 8 (3.69%) Architect
13 7 (3.23%) Technical Leader
13 7 (3.23%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.61%) Middleware
2 6 (2.76%) WebCenter
2 6 (2.76%) Web Services
2 6 (2.76%) LAMP
3 3 (1.38%) .NET Framework
3 3 (1.38%) .NET
3 3 (1.38%) J2EE
4 1 (0.46%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 44 (20.28%) Clustering
2 14 (6.45%) Management Information System
3 10 (4.61%) Blackberry
4 7 (3.23%) Replication
5 5 (2.30%) PKI
5 5 (2.30%) iPad
6 4 (1.84%) iPhone
7 2 (0.92%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (0.92%) Derivative
7 2 (0.92%) CMDB
8 1 (0.46%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.46%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.46%) Statistics
8 1 (0.46%) NHS
8 1 (0.46%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.46%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 179 (82.49%) Windows
2 94 (43.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 80 (36.87%) Linux
4 57 (26.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 50 (23.04%) UNIX
5 50 (23.04%) Windows Server 2003
6 46 (21.20%) Windows 7
7 35 (16.13%) Windows Server 2012
8 21 (9.68%) Windows XP
9 7 (3.23%) Windows 8
10 6 (2.76%) Android
10 6 (2.76%) HPUX
11 4 (1.84%) Windows Phone
11 4 (1.84%) CentOS
12 2 (0.92%) Debian
13 1 (0.46%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.46%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.46%) SELinux
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (24.88%) ITIL
2 53 (24.42%) Load Balancing
3 44 (20.28%) E-Commerce
4 30 (13.82%) Service Delivery
5 13 (5.99%) Network Design
6 11 (5.07%) Change Management
6 11 (5.07%) Information Security
7 10 (4.61%) Network Management
7 10 (4.61%) PRINCE2
8 9 (4.15%) Performance Monitoring
9 7 (3.23%) Technical Architecture
9 7 (3.23%) Project Management
9 7 (3.23%) Integration Testing
10 6 (2.76%) Business Continuity Planning
10 6 (2.76%) Network Architecture
10 6 (2.76%) BCP
10 6 (2.76%) SOA
10 6 (2.76%) Migration
10 6 (2.76%) Business Continuity
10 6 (2.76%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 51 (23.50%) Java
2 38 (17.51%) PowerShell
3 35 (16.13%) Perl
3 35 (16.13%) SQL
4 32 (14.75%) Bash Shell
5 9 (4.15%) Shell Script
6 7 (3.23%) VBScript
7 6 (2.76%) Python
8 5 (2.30%) Ruby
8 5 (2.30%) C
9 4 (1.84%) PHP
10 3 (1.38%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.38%) C#
10 3 (1.38%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.92%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 65 (29.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 54 (24.88%) MCSE
3 44 (20.28%) Cisco Certification
4 38 (17.51%) CCNA
5 35 (16.13%) MCSA
6 34 (15.67%) MCITP
7 29 (13.36%) CCNP
8 26 (11.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 19 (8.76%) CCSE
10 18 (8.29%) CCSA
11 14 (6.45%) MCP
12 12 (5.53%) RHCA
12 12 (5.53%) RHCE
13 9 (4.15%) CISSP
14 8 (3.69%) Security Cleared
14 8 (3.69%) MCTS
15 7 (3.23%) NCDA
16 5 (2.30%) Degree
16 5 (2.30%) CCIE
16 5 (2.30%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (21.20%) PCI DSS
2 7 (3.23%) SLA
3 3 (1.38%) QA
4 1 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 91 (41.94%) Active Directory
2 78 (35.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (12.44%) VMware ESXi
4 26 (11.98%) Hyper-V
5 8 (3.69%) Terminal Services
6 6 (2.76%) Xen
7 5 (2.30%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 5 (2.30%) VMware Server
7 5 (2.30%) UAG
8 4 (1.84%) Forefront TMG
8 4 (1.84%) XenApp
8 4 (1.84%) XenDesktop
9 3 (1.38%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (0.92%) vSphere
10 2 (0.92%) Snort
10 2 (0.92%) Squid
11 1 (0.46%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.46%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.46%) NFS
11 1 (0.46%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 14 (6.45%) SCOM
2 12 (5.53%) Backup Exec
3 6 (2.76%) SCCM
4 4 (1.84%) Puppet
4 4 (1.84%) WSUS
5 3 (1.38%) Nagios
5 3 (1.38%) OpenView
6 2 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.92%) ServiceCenter
7 1 (0.46%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.46%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.46%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.46%) SCSM
Vendors
1 127 (58.53%) Microsoft
2 105 (48.39%) VMware
3 80 (36.87%) Cisco
4 63 (29.03%) Red Hat
5 40 (18.43%) Citrix
6 32 (14.75%) CheckPoint
7 15 (6.91%) HP
8 14 (6.45%) Symantec
9 10 (4.61%) NetApp
9 10 (4.61%) Oracle
10 8 (3.69%) Mitel
11 6 (2.76%) Polycom
11 6 (2.76%) Siemens
11 6 (2.76%) Juniper
11 6 (2.76%) Hyperion
12 5 (2.30%) ProCurve
13 3 (1.38%) Google
13 3 (1.38%) IBM
13 3 (1.38%) McAfee
13 3 (1.38%) Websense
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