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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 83 94 96
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +2
Permanent jobs citing DNS 87 93 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 2.66% 2.55% 1.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.12% 13.68% 11.35%
Number of salaries quoted 80 52 49
Average salary £35,000 £36,375 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.78% +32.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,850 £25,000 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
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
616 680 458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 18.82% 18.65% 17.36%
Number of salaries quoted 499 542 382
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 22 May 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Leeds

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 153 (84.53%) Windows
2 109 (60.22%) DHCP
2 109 (60.22%) VMware
3 105 (58.01%) Active Directory
4 98 (54.14%) Microsoft
5 86 (47.51%) VMware Infrastructure
6 83 (45.86%) ITIL
7 71 (39.23%) Cisco
8 65 (35.91%) Linux
9 61 (33.70%) Firewall
10 59 (32.60%) TCP/IP
11 57 (31.49%) MS Exchange
12 54 (29.83%) MS Excel
13 52 (28.73%) SAN
14 49 (27.07%) Windows Server 2012
15 48 (26.52%) Windows Server 2008
15 48 (26.52%) HP
16 46 (25.41%) VPN
17 44 (24.31%) Exchange Server 2010
18 42 (23.20%) Network Security
19 36 (19.89%) Citrix
20 34 (18.78%) Microsoft Certification
21 30 (16.57%) SQL Server
22 29 (16.02%) Windows Server 2003
22 29 (16.02%) Telecoms
23 28 (15.47%) Disaster Recovery
23 28 (15.47%) VoIP
24 27 (14.92%) WAN
24 27 (14.92%) Windows 7
25 24 (13.26%) Load Balancing

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 57 (31.49%) MS Exchange
2 44 (24.31%) Exchange Server 2010
3 23 (12.71%) Apache
4 21 (11.60%) IIS
5 11 (6.08%) nginx
6 10 (5.52%) Tomcat
7 7 (3.87%) Exchange Server 2013
7 7 (3.87%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (3.87%) WordPress
8 6 (3.31%) SharePoint
9 5 (2.76%) Lync
10 4 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (1.10%) Confluence
11 2 (1.10%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.55%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.55%) Moodle
12 1 (0.55%) Joomla!
12 1 (0.55%) Jetty
12 1 (0.55%) Drupal
12 1 (0.55%) WebLogic
Applications
1 54 (29.83%) MS Excel
2 14 (7.73%) MS Office
3 10 (5.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.55%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 15 (8.29%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (6.08%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (5.52%) Amazon S3
3 10 (5.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 4 (2.21%) Office 365
5 3 (1.66%) PaaS
6 1 (0.55%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.55%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.55%) Google App Engine
6 1 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 109 (60.22%) DHCP
2 61 (33.70%) Firewall
3 59 (32.60%) TCP/IP
4 52 (28.73%) SAN
5 46 (25.41%) VPN
6 42 (23.20%) Network Security
7 28 (15.47%) VoIP
8 27 (14.92%) WAN
9 24 (13.26%) SSL
10 21 (11.60%) Internet
11 20 (11.05%) LAN
12 17 (9.39%) MPLS
13 16 (8.84%) Cisco ASA
14 14 (7.73%) BGP
15 12 (6.63%) NAS
16 11 (6.08%) VLAN
17 9 (4.97%) FTP
17 9 (4.97%) EIGRP
17 9 (4.97%) Wireless
18 8 (4.42%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (16.57%) SQL Server
2 23 (12.71%) MySQL
3 18 (9.94%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (7.18%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (5.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 10 (5.52%) Amazon RDS
6 8 (4.42%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (3.31%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (3.31%) NoSQL
7 6 (3.31%) Riak
8 2 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.10%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 8 (4.42%) Git (software)
1 8 (4.42%) JIRA
2 3 (1.66%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.55%) Jenkins
General
1 29 (16.02%) Telecoms
2 8 (4.42%) Finance
3 5 (2.76%) Retail
4 3 (1.66%) Legal
4 3 (1.66%) Back Office
5 1 (0.55%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 38 (20.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 31 (17.13%) Analyst
3 17 (9.39%) Systems Engineer
4 13 (7.18%) Architect
5 11 (6.08%) Technical Analyst
5 11 (6.08%) Infrastructure Architect
6 10 (5.52%) 2nd Line Support
6 10 (5.52%) Support Technician
7 9 (4.97%) Support Engineer
7 9 (4.97%) Infrastructure Manager
8 8 (4.42%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 8 (4.42%) Network Engineer
8 8 (4.42%) Junior
9 7 (3.87%) IT Support
9 7 (3.87%) Administrator
9 7 (3.87%) Support Analyst
9 7 (3.87%) Developer
9 7 (3.87%) Web Developer
9 7 (3.87%) Systems Administrator
9 7 (3.87%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (9.39%) Web Services
2 6 (3.31%) HTML
3 5 (2.76%) CSS3
3 5 (2.76%) HTML5
3 5 (2.76%) CSS
4 4 (2.21%) LAMP
4 4 (2.21%) .NET
5 3 (1.66%) WebCenter
5 3 (1.66%) Middleware
6 2 (1.10%) COM
6 2 (1.10%) J2EE
6 2 (1.10%) Application Packaging
6 2 (1.10%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (1.10%) RESTful
7 1 (0.55%) jQuery
7 1 (0.55%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 22 (12.15%) Clustering
2 13 (7.18%) Management Information System
3 12 (6.63%) Replication
3 12 (6.63%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (4.42%) Video Conferencing
5 6 (3.31%) CMDB
6 5 (2.76%) IVR
7 4 (2.21%) Statistics
7 4 (2.21%) E-Learning
7 4 (2.21%) iPad
7 4 (2.21%) Performance Metrics
8 3 (1.66%) User Experience
8 3 (1.66%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.10%) Data Integration
9 2 (1.10%) Private Cloud
10 1 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
10 1 (0.55%) Open Source
10 1 (0.55%) Fat Client
10 1 (0.55%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.55%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 153 (84.53%) Windows
2 65 (35.91%) Linux
3 49 (27.07%) Windows Server 2012
4 48 (26.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 29 (16.02%) Windows Server 2003
6 27 (14.92%) Windows 7
7 21 (11.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 18 (9.94%) UNIX
9 13 (7.18%) Windows 8
10 10 (5.52%) CentOS
11 8 (4.42%) Mac OS
12 6 (3.31%) Windows XP
12 6 (3.31%) Android
13 3 (1.66%) AIX
13 3 (1.66%) HPUX
13 3 (1.66%) Solaris
14 2 (1.10%) Windows 2000
15 1 (0.55%) Apple iOS
15 1 (0.55%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (45.86%) ITIL
2 28 (15.47%) Disaster Recovery
3 24 (13.26%) Load Balancing
4 21 (11.60%) Mentoring
5 20 (11.05%) Performance Tuning
6 16 (8.84%) Business Continuity
7 15 (8.29%) Project Management
8 13 (7.18%) Coaching
8 13 (7.18%) Network Design
9 12 (6.63%) Service Delivery
9 12 (6.63%) Capacity Planning
10 11 (6.08%) Problem Management
10 11 (6.08%) Incident Management
11 10 (5.52%) BCP
11 10 (5.52%) Performance Monitoring
12 9 (4.97%) Root Cause Analysis
12 9 (4.97%) TOGAF
13 8 (4.42%) Enterprise Architecture
13 8 (4.42%) PRINCE2
13 8 (4.42%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 24 (13.26%) PHP
2 23 (12.71%) SQL
3 18 (9.94%) JavaScript
4 17 (9.39%) Shell Script
5 13 (7.18%) Python
6 9 (4.97%) Java
7 8 (4.42%) Ruby
8 7 (3.87%) PowerShell
9 3 (1.66%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.10%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.55%) PHP5
11 1 (0.55%) Perl
Qualifications
1 34 (18.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (13.26%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (9.94%) Degree
4 17 (9.39%) ITIL Certification
4 17 (9.39%) MCSE
4 17 (9.39%) MCSA
5 15 (8.29%) CCNA
6 9 (4.97%) CCNP
7 8 (4.42%) ISEB
7 8 (4.42%) MCP
8 7 (3.87%) CCDA
8 7 (3.87%) CCDP
8 7 (3.87%) CCSA
8 7 (3.87%) CCSE
9 6 (3.31%) MCTS
9 6 (3.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (1.66%) VCP5
10 3 (1.66%) CISSP
10 3 (1.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 3 (1.66%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.84%) SLA
2 13 (7.18%) PCI DSS
3 6 (3.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (2.76%) QA
5 2 (1.10%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.55%) Solvency II
System Software
1 105 (58.01%) Active Directory
2 86 (47.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (11.60%) VMware ESX
4 14 (7.73%) vSphere
5 12 (6.63%) Terminal Services
6 11 (6.08%) Hyper-V
7 9 (4.97%) Firmware
8 6 (3.31%) ProxySG
8 6 (3.31%) Xen
8 6 (3.31%) XenApp
8 6 (3.31%) Oracle RAC
9 4 (2.21%) NFS
9 4 (2.21%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (1.66%) Snort
11 2 (1.10%) MetaFrame
11 2 (1.10%) vCloud
12 1 (0.55%) KVM
12 1 (0.55%) XenServer
12 1 (0.55%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (0.55%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 12 (6.63%) SCCM
2 11 (6.08%) Nagios
3 9 (4.97%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (4.42%) WSUS
5 7 (3.87%) SCOM
6 6 (3.31%) Norton AntiVirus
7 4 (2.21%) Backup Exec
8 2 (1.10%) DameWare
8 2 (1.10%) Tivoli
8 2 (1.10%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (1.10%) SolarWinds Orion
8 2 (1.10%) Cacti
8 2 (1.10%) CA Spectrum
8 2 (1.10%) SCDPM
8 2 (1.10%) SCOrch
8 2 (1.10%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 2 (1.10%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 1 (0.55%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (0.55%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 109 (60.22%) VMware
2 98 (54.14%) Microsoft
3 71 (39.23%) Cisco
4 48 (26.52%) HP
5 36 (19.89%) Citrix
6 23 (12.71%) Red Hat
7 18 (9.94%) CheckPoint
8 15 (8.29%) F5
8 15 (8.29%) Oracle
9 14 (7.73%) EMC
9 14 (7.73%) NetApp
10 10 (5.52%) IBM
11 9 (4.97%) Infoblox
11 9 (4.97%) Dell
11 9 (4.97%) Sophos
12 8 (4.42%) Symantec
13 6 (3.31%) Blue Coat
13 6 (3.31%) Avaya
13 6 (3.31%) Akamai
13 6 (3.31%) QNAP
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £47000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Premier IT
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £21000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Fruition IT
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits + Parking
Posted: 24 days ago
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Accumuli
Salary: £18,000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
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Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, 25 days annual leave
Posted: 27 days ago