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 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Domain Name System (DNS)
Merseyside / Liverpool
Rank 39 54 36
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -18
Permanent jobs citing DNS 8 3 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 2.13% 0.73% 3.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.29% 4.92% 30.77%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 16
Median salary £22,500 £23,000 £29,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% -22.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £18,600 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £40,600 £40,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,878
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.68%

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
56 61 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Liverpool 14.89% 14.84% 12.06%
Number of salaries quoted 42 38 47
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +40.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £22,400 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

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 28 February 2017.

DNS Salary Histogram in Liverpool

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 36 (90.00%) DHCP
2 31 (77.50%) Active Directory
3 23 (57.50%) WAN
4 22 (55.00%) Firewall
5 21 (52.50%) VPN
5 21 (52.50%) ITIL
5 21 (52.50%) Windows
6 19 (47.50%) WLAN
7 17 (42.50%) LAN
7 17 (42.50%) Service Management
8 16 (40.00%) VLAN
9 15 (37.50%) VMware
9 15 (37.50%) Cisco
9 15 (37.50%) Microsoft
10 14 (35.00%) PRINCE2
10 14 (35.00%) Cisco Certification
10 14 (35.00%) Video Conferencing
10 14 (35.00%) Data Centre
11 13 (32.50%) Windows Server
11 13 (32.50%) Network Security
11 13 (32.50%) Intrusion Detection
11 13 (32.50%) NHS
11 13 (32.50%) CCNA
12 12 (30.00%) Internet
12 12 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 12 (30.00%) AirWatch
13 11 (27.50%) Load Balancing
13 11 (27.50%) Degree
14 10 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
14 10 (25.00%) Security Management

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 9 (22.50%) IIS
2 8 (20.00%) Apache
2 8 (20.00%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (20.00%) JBoss
2 8 (20.00%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (5.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (20.00%) IaaS
2 8 (20.00%) PaaS
2 8 (20.00%) SaaS
3 4 (10.00%) G Suite
3 4 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 36 (90.00%) DHCP
2 23 (57.50%) WAN
3 22 (55.00%) Firewall
4 21 (52.50%) VPN
5 19 (47.50%) WLAN
6 17 (42.50%) LAN
7 16 (40.00%) VLAN
8 13 (32.50%) Intrusion Detection
8 13 (32.50%) Network Security
9 12 (30.00%) Internet
10 9 (22.50%) VoIP
11 8 (20.00%) SAN
12 6 (15.00%) Cisco ASA
13 5 (12.50%) DMVPN
13 5 (12.50%) IPsec
13 5 (12.50%) ISDN
13 5 (12.50%) PSTN
14 4 (10.00%) 802.11
14 4 (10.00%) SSL
15 2 (5.00%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (20.00%) Banking
2 3 (7.50%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.00%) Back Office
4 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (20.00%) Architect
1 8 (20.00%) Cloud Architect
1 8 (20.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
1 8 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 7 (17.50%) Network Security Manager
2 7 (17.50%) Security Manager
3 5 (12.50%) Technology Manager
4 4 (10.00%) Network Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Identity Management Specialist
5 3 (7.50%) IT Security Specialist
5 3 (7.50%) Security Specialist
5 3 (7.50%) Service Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) IT Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Network Manager
6 2 (5.00%) PC Support
6 2 (5.00%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.00%) Middleware
2 4 (10.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 14 (35.00%) Data Centre
1 14 (35.00%) Video Conferencing
2 13 (32.50%) NHS
3 8 (20.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 8 (20.00%) Public Cloud
4 3 (7.50%) Replication
5 1 (2.50%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.50%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.50%) FlexPod
5 1 (2.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 21 (52.50%) Windows
2 13 (32.50%) Windows Server
3 10 (25.00%) Linux
4 8 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (17.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (10.00%) Windows 10
6 4 (10.00%) Windows 7
6 4 (10.00%) Windows 8
6 4 (10.00%) Windows Vista
7 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (52.50%) ITIL
2 17 (42.50%) Service Management
3 14 (35.00%) PRINCE2
4 11 (27.50%) Load Balancing
5 10 (25.00%) Identity Access Management
5 10 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 10 (25.00%) Security Management
6 9 (22.50%) Mobile Device Management
7 8 (20.00%) DevOps
7 8 (20.00%) Identity Management
7 8 (20.00%) ITIL V3
7 8 (20.00%) Line Management
7 8 (20.00%) TOGAF
7 8 (20.00%) Wealth Management
8 7 (17.50%) Network Management
9 6 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (15.00%) Data Protection
9 6 (15.00%) ITSM
9 6 (15.00%) Programme Management
9 6 (15.00%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (10.00%) VB
3 3 (7.50%) SQL
4 2 (5.00%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (35.00%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (32.50%) CCNA
3 11 (27.50%) Degree
4 10 (25.00%) MCSE
4 10 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (20.00%) EMC Certification
6 4 (10.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (5.00%) MCP
8 1 (2.50%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (2.50%) CCNP
8 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
8 1 (2.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 31 (77.50%) Active Directory
2 12 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (30.00%) AirWatch
2 2 (5.00%) SCCM
3 1 (2.50%) Nagios
Vendors
1 15 (37.50%) Cisco
1 15 (37.50%) Microsoft
1 15 (37.50%) VMware
2 8 (20.00%) Citrix
2 8 (20.00%) EMC
2 8 (20.00%) HP
2 8 (20.00%) IBM
2 8 (20.00%) Oracle
2 8 (20.00%) Software AG
3 5 (12.50%) Meraki
4 4 (10.00%) Google
5 2 (5.00%) Dell
5 2 (5.00%) Fujitsu
5 2 (5.00%) Mitel
5 2 (5.00%) SonicWALL
6 1 (2.50%) Apple
6 1 (2.50%) Brocade
6 1 (2.50%) F5
6 1 (2.50%) SolarWinds