The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 38 45 52
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +7
Permanent jobs citing DNS 8 11 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 2.40% 2.59% 2.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.50% 22.00% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 11
Median salary £43,500 £29,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+47.45% -13.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £19,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £40,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
DNS
Merseyside

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Liverpool region.

Communications & Networking Category
Liverpool
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
64 50 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 19.22% 11.76% 14.01%
Number of salaries quoted 54 40 56
Median salary £38,000 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.92% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £19,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £51,750 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

The demand trend of job ads across the Liverpool region citing DNS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

DNS
Salary Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DNS across the Liverpool region.

DNS Salary Trend in Liverpool

DNS
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

DNS Salary Histogram in Liverpool

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT jobs citing DNS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Liverpool region with a requirement for DNS.

1 11 (91.67%) DHCP
2 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (58.33%) Windows
3 6 (50.00%) ITIL
3 6 (50.00%) VPN
3 6 (50.00%) Cisco
3 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (50.00%) VMware
4 5 (41.67%) F5
5 4 (33.33%) WAN
5 4 (33.33%) LAN
5 4 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 4 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 4 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (33.33%) BIG-IP
5 4 (33.33%) Network Security
6 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (25.00%) VoIP
6 3 (25.00%) Linux
6 3 (25.00%) Nagios
7 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
7 2 (16.67%) CCNA
7 2 (16.67%) SAN
7 2 (16.67%) CheckPoint
7 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (16.67%) Back Office
7 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
7 2 (16.67%) Firewall

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) IIS
2 1 (8.33%) Apache
2 1 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (8.33%) JBoss
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (8.33%) IaaS
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (8.33%) PaaS
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) DHCP
2 6 (50.00%) VPN
3 4 (33.33%) BIG-IP
3 4 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (33.33%) LAN
3 4 (33.33%) Network Security
3 4 (33.33%) WAN
4 3 (25.00%) VoIP
5 2 (16.67%) Firewall
5 2 (16.67%) SAN
5 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
6 1 (8.33%) DSL
6 1 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (8.33%) IP Telephony
6 1 (8.33%) iSCSI
6 1 (8.33%) MPLS
6 1 (8.33%) SMTP
6 1 (8.33%) VPLS
6 1 (8.33%) Wireless
6 1 (8.33%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (16.67%) Back Office
1 2 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Analyst
1 5 (41.67%) Network Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Security Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Service Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Service Desk Support
3 3 (25.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (16.67%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 2 (16.67%) IT Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (8.33%) Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) IT Support
5 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (8.33%) HP StoreVirtual
1 1 (8.33%) Hybrid Cloud
1 1 (8.33%) iPad
1 1 (8.33%) Public Cloud
1 1 (8.33%) Replication
1 1 (8.33%) Security Operations Centre
1 1 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 3 (25.00%) Linux
3 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (16.67%) Windows 8
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
5 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
2 4 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 2 (16.67%) Patch Management
3 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (8.33%) Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) Email Filtering
4 1 (8.33%) Ethical Hacking
4 1 (8.33%) Identity Management
4 1 (8.33%) ITIL V3
4 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Security Operations
4 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) SIEM
4 1 (8.33%) TOGAF
4 1 (8.33%) Use Case
4 1 (8.33%) Wealth Management
4 1 (8.33%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) CCNA
1 2 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
1 2 (16.67%) MCSE
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) CCNP
2 1 (8.33%) Check Point Certification
2 1 (8.33%) EMC Certification
2 1 (8.33%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) HIPAA
1 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (8.33%) vSphere
3 1 (8.33%) XenApp
3 1 (8.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Nagios
2 1 (8.33%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (50.00%) Cisco
2 6 (50.00%) VMware
3 5 (41.67%) F5
4 2 (16.67%) CheckPoint
4 2 (16.67%) Citrix
4 2 (16.67%) EMC
5 1 (8.33%) ArcSight
5 1 (8.33%) Avaya
5 1 (8.33%) Blue Coat
5 1 (8.33%) FireEye
5 1 (8.33%) HP
5 1 (8.33%) IBM
5 1 (8.33%) Juniper
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle
5 1 (8.33%) Software AG