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

3 months to
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 82 104 108
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +4
Permanent jobs citing DNS 137 86 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.68% 2.39% 2.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.22% 16.17% 16.09%
Number of salaries quoted 122 66 95
Median salary £38,000 £31,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.58% -6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,500 £22,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
DNS
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
590 532 640
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 15.84% 14.79% 14.98%
Number of salaries quoted 514 417 537
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

DNS
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

DNS Salary Trend in Manchester

DNS
Salary Histogram in Manchester

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

DNS Salary Histogram in Manchester

DNS
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 3 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rochdale +4 22 £51,000 +45.71% 4
Oldham +5 8 £22,500 +4.65% 1
Salford - 8 £31,600 -
Bolton -4 7 £35,000 - 1
Bury - 6 £42,500 - 1
Stockport +6 3 £25,000 -44.44% 1
Sale - 3 £28,500 -
DNS
North West

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 Manchester region with a requirement for DNS.

1 169 (68.98%) Active Directory
2 137 (55.92%) Windows
2 137 (55.92%) DHCP
3 127 (51.84%) Firewall
4 115 (46.94%) VMware
5 107 (43.67%) Windows Server
6 90 (36.73%) Microsoft
7 88 (35.92%) Cisco
8 82 (33.47%) WAN
9 80 (32.65%) Windows Server 2008
10 79 (32.24%) SQL
11 76 (31.02%) VMware Infrastructure
12 72 (29.39%) Internet
13 69 (28.16%) LAN
14 62 (25.31%) ITIL
15 59 (24.08%) VLAN
15 59 (24.08%) Windows Server 2012
16 53 (21.63%) SCOM
16 53 (21.63%) Cisco Certification
17 48 (19.59%) PowerShell
18 47 (19.18%) Linux
19 46 (18.78%) TCP/IP
20 45 (18.37%) VPN
21 44 (17.96%) SQL Server
22 42 (17.14%) CCNP
22 42 (17.14%) Hyper-V
23 41 (16.73%) Juniper
24 40 (16.33%) IIS
24 40 (16.33%) VoIP
25 39 (15.92%) Telecoms

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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 40 (16.33%) IIS
2 38 (15.51%) MS Exchange
3 18 (7.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 16 (6.53%) Elasticsearch
4 16 (6.53%) SharePoint
5 9 (3.67%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (3.27%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (2.04%) Apache
7 5 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (1.63%) CMS
8 4 (1.63%) JBoss
8 4 (1.63%) nginx
9 2 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.41%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.41%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.41%) WordPress
Applications
1 35 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 19 (7.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 22 (8.98%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (7.35%) Office 365
3 16 (6.53%) Amazon EC2
3 16 (6.53%) Amazon S3
4 5 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (1.63%) Mimecast
6 3 (1.22%) SaaS
7 2 (0.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (0.41%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 137 (55.92%) DHCP
2 127 (51.84%) Firewall
3 82 (33.47%) WAN
4 72 (29.39%) Internet
5 69 (28.16%) LAN
6 59 (24.08%) VLAN
7 46 (18.78%) TCP/IP
8 45 (18.37%) VPN
9 40 (16.33%) VoIP
10 31 (12.65%) MPLS
10 31 (12.65%) SNMP
10 31 (12.65%) WLAN
11 29 (11.84%) BGP
11 29 (11.84%) Network Security
11 29 (11.84%) SAN
12 27 (11.02%) OSPF
12 27 (11.02%) Wi-Fi
13 26 (10.61%) Wireless
14 22 (8.98%) Ethernet
15 21 (8.57%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (17.96%) SQL Server
2 19 (7.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (6.94%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (6.94%) NoSQL
4 16 (6.53%) Amazon Redshift
5 6 (2.45%) MySQL
5 6 (2.45%) Relational Database
6 5 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (2.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (1.63%) RDBMS
7 4 (1.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.82%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.41%) Big Data
9 1 (0.41%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.41%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.41%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 20 (8.16%) Git (software)
2 16 (6.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.22%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.22%) Mercurial
3 3 (1.22%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (1.22%) TeamCity
3 3 (1.22%) Vagrant
4 2 (0.82%) Bitbucket
4 2 (0.82%) InstallShield
4 2 (0.82%) MSI
General
1 39 (15.92%) Telecoms
2 26 (10.61%) Finance
3 9 (3.67%) Manufacturing
4 8 (3.27%) Legal
5 3 (1.22%) Electronics
5 3 (1.22%) Multimedia
6 2 (0.82%) Publishing
6 2 (0.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 47 (19.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 34 (13.88%) Network Engineer
3 28 (11.43%) Support Engineer
4 25 (10.20%) IT Support
5 24 (9.80%) Administrator
6 19 (7.76%) Analyst
7 18 (7.35%) Monitoring Engineer
8 17 (6.94%) DBA
8 17 (6.94%) SQL DBA
9 16 (6.53%) Senior DBA
9 16 (6.53%) Senior SQL DBA
10 14 (5.71%) Designer
11 13 (5.31%) 2nd Line Support
11 13 (5.31%) Network Designer
11 13 (5.31%) Server Engineer
11 13 (5.31%) VMware Engineer
12 11 (4.49%) IT Engineer
12 11 (4.49%) IT Support Engineer
12 11 (4.49%) Support Analyst
12 11 (4.49%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.86%) Web Services
2 6 (2.45%) HTML
3 4 (1.63%) .NET
3 4 (1.63%) REST
3 4 (1.63%) SOAP
3 4 (1.63%) XML
4 3 (1.22%) CSS
4 3 (1.22%) ELK Stack
4 3 (1.22%) jQuery
4 3 (1.22%) Middleware
4 3 (1.22%) XHTML
5 2 (0.82%) LAMP
6 1 (0.41%) EDI
6 1 (0.41%) FFmpeg
6 1 (0.41%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 39 (15.92%) Data Centre
2 31 (12.65%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (7.35%) NHS
4 14 (5.71%) Clustering
5 9 (3.67%) Management Information System
5 9 (3.67%) Video Conferencing
6 8 (3.27%) iPad
6 8 (3.27%) PKI
6 8 (3.27%) Replication
7 6 (2.45%) Driving Licence
8 5 (2.04%) Digital Media
9 4 (1.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 3 (1.22%) New Media
10 3 (1.22%) W3C
11 2 (0.82%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.82%) CMDB
11 2 (0.82%) EMC VNX
11 2 (0.82%) IPTV
11 2 (0.82%) IVR
12 1 (0.41%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 137 (55.92%) Windows
2 107 (43.67%) Windows Server
3 80 (32.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 59 (24.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 47 (19.18%) Linux
6 32 (13.06%) Windows Server 2003
7 27 (11.02%) Windows 7
8 18 (7.35%) Unix
9 14 (5.71%) Windows 8
10 7 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (2.86%) Windows 10
11 6 (2.45%) Ubuntu
12 5 (2.04%) AIX
12 5 (2.04%) CentOS
12 5 (2.04%) Debian
12 5 (2.04%) Solaris
13 4 (1.63%) Oracle Linux
14 2 (0.82%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.41%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.41%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (25.31%) ITIL
2 36 (14.69%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (14.69%) Network Management
3 34 (13.88%) Business Intelligence
4 31 (12.65%) Service Management
5 30 (12.24%) Configuration Management
6 19 (7.76%) DevOps
6 19 (7.76%) Scrum
7 18 (7.35%) Network Design
8 17 (6.94%) Load Balancing
8 17 (6.94%) Security Management
8 17 (6.94%) Software Engineering
9 16 (6.53%) Customer Engagement
9 16 (6.53%) Data Architecture
9 16 (6.53%) Data Modelling
10 15 (6.12%) Network Planning
10 15 (6.12%) PRINCE2
11 12 (4.90%) Identity Access Management
12 11 (4.49%) Change Management
12 11 (4.49%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 79 (32.24%) SQL
2 48 (19.59%) PowerShell
3 30 (12.24%) PHP
4 25 (10.20%) Perl
5 22 (8.98%) Python
6 10 (4.08%) Java
6 10 (4.08%) JavaScript
7 4 (1.63%) C#
7 4 (1.63%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.41%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.41%) R
8 1 (0.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 53 (21.63%) Cisco Certification
2 42 (17.14%) CCNP
3 32 (13.06%) Microsoft Certification
4 23 (9.39%) CCNA
5 17 (6.94%) MCSE
6 10 (4.08%) JNCIP
7 8 (3.27%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (2.45%) Degree
8 6 (2.45%) MCITP
8 6 (2.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (2.04%) MCSA
10 4 (1.63%) CCIE
10 4 (1.63%) MCP
10 4 (1.63%) MCTS
10 4 (1.63%) RHCSA
11 3 (1.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 3 (1.22%) PMI Certification
11 3 (1.22%) PMP
12 2 (0.82%) BC Cleared
12 2 (0.82%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (14.69%) PCI DSS
2 27 (11.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.22%) QA
3 3 (1.22%) SLA
4 1 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 169 (68.98%) Active Directory
2 76 (31.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (17.14%) Hyper-V
4 27 (11.02%) VMware ESXi
5 20 (8.16%) vSphere
6 18 (7.35%) VMware ESX
7 10 (4.08%) XenApp
8 4 (1.63%) Forefront TMG
8 4 (1.63%) vCloud
8 4 (1.63%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 4 (1.63%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 4 (1.63%) VMware Server
8 4 (1.63%) XenDesktop
9 3 (1.22%) ISA Server
9 3 (1.22%) NFS
9 3 (1.22%) Postfix
9 3 (1.22%) qmail
9 3 (1.22%) VirtualBox
10 2 (0.82%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.41%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 53 (21.63%) SCOM
2 36 (14.69%) Nagios
3 31 (12.65%) Puppet
4 29 (11.84%) SCCM
5 25 (10.20%) OpenNMS
6 23 (9.39%) RANCID
7 20 (8.16%) SCOrch
8 18 (7.35%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 18 (7.35%) HP SIM
9 11 (4.49%) Cacti
10 9 (3.67%) WSUS
11 8 (3.27%) NetBackup
12 5 (2.04%) AirWatch
13 4 (1.63%) Failover Clustering
13 4 (1.63%) Opscode Chef
13 4 (1.63%) PowerCLI
13 4 (1.63%) Red Hat Spacewalk
13 4 (1.63%) vRealize
14 3 (1.22%) McAfee ePO
15 2 (0.82%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 115 (46.94%) VMware
2 90 (36.73%) Microsoft
3 88 (35.92%) Cisco
4 41 (16.73%) Juniper
5 33 (13.47%) HP
6 25 (10.20%) Ericsson
6 25 (10.20%) Huawei
7 23 (9.39%) Brocade
7 23 (9.39%) Foundry
7 23 (9.39%) ZyXEL
8 22 (8.98%) Citrix
9 15 (6.12%) Veeam
10 11 (4.49%) Intel Security
11 10 (4.08%) Red Hat
12 9 (3.67%) CheckPoint
12 9 (3.67%) WatchGuard
13 8 (3.27%) Dell
13 8 (3.27%) F5
13 8 (3.27%) Meraki
13 8 (3.27%) Oracle
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