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 28 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 100 77 96
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +19
Permanent jobs citing DNS 80 119 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.29% 3.59% 2.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.87% 24.34% 17.02%
Number of salaries quoted 68 100 80
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,400 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,400 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+1.36% +1.38%
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
538 489 564
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 15.42% 14.75% 14.38%
Number of salaries quoted 473 413 485
Median salary £39,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+12.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 28 June 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 28 June 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
Bury - 10 £35,500 -
Rochdale +3 8 £46,000 -54.00% 3
Altrincham - 5 £32,000 -
Bolton +1 2 £31,000 +25.25%
Wigan - 2 £41,250 -
Stockport -1 1 £31,500 +21.15%
Heywood - 1 £24,000 -
DNS
North West

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 116 (80.56%) Windows
2 115 (79.86%) DHCP
3 109 (75.69%) Active Directory
4 88 (61.11%) Windows Server
5 70 (48.61%) VMware
6 65 (45.14%) Microsoft
7 62 (43.06%) MS Exchange
8 58 (40.28%) Firewall
9 49 (34.03%) Windows Server 2008
10 48 (33.33%) TCP/IP
11 45 (31.25%) ITIL
12 42 (29.17%) MS Excel
13 39 (27.08%) VMware Infrastructure
13 39 (27.08%) Windows Server 2012
14 38 (26.39%) Cisco
15 36 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
16 35 (24.31%) Microsoft Certification
17 33 (22.92%) VLAN
17 33 (22.92%) Hyper-V
18 32 (22.22%) VPN
19 28 (19.44%) Linux
19 28 (19.44%) SQL
20 25 (17.36%) Citrix
21 24 (16.67%) MCSE
21 24 (16.67%) LAN
21 24 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
22 22 (15.28%) WAN
22 22 (15.28%) Juniper
23 21 (14.58%) Change Management
23 21 (14.58%) Veeam

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 62 (43.06%) MS Exchange
2 36 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 19 (13.19%) Exchange Server 2013
5 15 (10.42%) SharePoint
6 11 (7.64%) IIS
6 11 (7.64%) SharePoint 2013
7 7 (4.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 7 (4.86%) Skype for Business
8 5 (3.47%) Apache
9 4 (2.78%) CMS
9 4 (2.78%) IBM Notes
9 4 (2.78%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
9 4 (2.78%) Tomcat
10 2 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.69%) nginx
11 1 (0.69%) OpenStack
Applications
1 42 (29.17%) MS Excel
2 16 (11.11%) MS Office
3 1 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.78%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 11 (7.64%) Office 365
2 8 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.39%) Amazon ELB
4 2 (1.39%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
4 2 (1.39%) Route 53
4 2 (1.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (0.69%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 115 (79.86%) DHCP
2 58 (40.28%) Firewall
3 48 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 33 (22.92%) VLAN
5 32 (22.22%) VPN
6 24 (16.67%) LAN
7 22 (15.28%) WAN
8 19 (13.19%) MPLS
8 19 (13.19%) Network Security
9 18 (12.50%) Junos
10 17 (11.81%) SAN
11 15 (10.42%) Internet
12 12 (8.33%) SNMP
13 11 (7.64%) VoIP
14 9 (6.25%) Wireless
15 7 (4.86%) BGP
15 7 (4.86%) Ethernet
15 7 (4.86%) IPv6
15 7 (4.86%) OSPF
15 7 (4.86%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (11.81%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.86%) MySQL
3 5 (3.47%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (2.78%) RDBMS
4 4 (2.78%) Relational Database
5 2 (1.39%) Amazon RDS
5 2 (1.39%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.69%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.69%) MariaDB
6 1 (0.69%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (4.17%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 14 (9.72%) Law
2 13 (9.03%) Telecoms
3 10 (6.94%) Finance
3 10 (6.94%) Legal
4 8 (5.56%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.78%) Retail
6 2 (1.39%) Banking
6 2 (1.39%) Publishing
7 1 (0.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (20.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 26 (18.06%) Support Engineer
3 22 (15.28%) Analyst
3 22 (15.28%) IT Support
4 17 (11.81%) Support Analyst
5 16 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 15 (10.42%) IT Engineer
7 14 (9.72%) 3rd Line Support
7 14 (9.72%) IT Support Engineer
8 12 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support
9 11 (7.64%) 2nd Line Support
9 11 (7.64%) Cybersecurity Specialist
9 11 (7.64%) Security Specialist
9 11 (7.64%) VMware Engineer
10 10 (6.94%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
10 10 (6.94%) Server Engineer
10 10 (6.94%) Server Support
11 9 (6.25%) Exchange Engineer
11 9 (6.25%) Network Engineer
12 8 (5.56%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.47%) LAMP
2 4 (2.78%) .NET
2 4 (2.78%) REST
2 4 (2.78%) SOAP
2 4 (2.78%) WAP
2 4 (2.78%) XML
3 3 (2.08%) ELK Stack
3 3 (2.08%) Web Services
4 1 (0.69%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.69%) Celery
4 1 (0.69%) COM
4 1 (0.69%) Django
4 1 (0.69%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (0.69%) Middleware
4 1 (0.69%) Node.js
4 1 (0.69%) ODBC
4 1 (0.69%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 8 (5.56%) Blackberry
2 8 (5.56%) Driving Licence
3 7 (4.86%) iPad
4 6 (4.17%) Client/Server
4 6 (4.17%) Replication
5 5 (3.47%) Clustering
6 4 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.78%) AS400
6 4 (2.78%) EqualLogic
6 4 (2.78%) Fat Client
6 4 (2.78%) iSeries
6 4 (2.78%) Thin Client
7 3 (2.08%) Mobile Computing
7 3 (2.08%) PKI
8 2 (1.39%) CMDB
8 2 (1.39%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (1.39%) EMC VNX
8 2 (1.39%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.39%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 116 (80.56%) Windows
2 88 (61.11%) Windows Server
3 49 (34.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 39 (27.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 28 (19.44%) Linux
6 20 (13.89%) Windows Server 2003
7 19 (13.19%) Windows 7
8 13 (9.03%) Unix
9 8 (5.56%) Windows XP
10 7 (4.86%) AIX
10 7 (4.86%) Windows 8
11 6 (4.17%) CentOS
11 6 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (4.17%) Ubuntu
12 5 (3.47%) Data ONTAP
12 5 (3.47%) Windows 10
13 4 (2.78%) Debian
13 4 (2.78%) SUSE
14 3 (2.08%) Android
14 3 (2.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (31.25%) ITIL
2 21 (14.58%) Change Management
3 14 (9.72%) Cybersecurity
3 14 (9.72%) Disaster Recovery
3 14 (9.72%) Penetration Testing
4 13 (9.03%) Configuration Management
4 13 (9.03%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 12 (8.33%) Load Balancing
5 12 (8.33%) SIEM
5 12 (8.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 11 (7.64%) Information Security
6 11 (7.64%) Migration
6 11 (7.64%) Service Management
7 9 (6.25%) Network Management
8 8 (5.56%) Email Filtering
8 8 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
9 7 (4.86%) Network Design
9 7 (4.86%) Performance Monitoring
9 7 (4.86%) Project Management
9 7 (4.86%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (19.44%) SQL
2 21 (14.58%) PowerShell
3 8 (5.56%) Python
4 7 (4.86%) Java
4 7 (4.86%) Perl
4 7 (4.86%) PHP
5 5 (3.47%) C
6 4 (2.78%) C#
7 2 (1.39%) Ruby
8 1 (0.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (24.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (16.67%) MCSE
3 18 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (11.11%) CCNA
5 13 (9.03%) MCP
6 11 (7.64%) MCSA
7 8 (5.56%) Degree
7 8 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (3.47%) MCTS
9 4 (2.78%) NCDA
9 4 (2.78%) RHCT
10 2 (1.39%) CCA
10 2 (1.39%) CCNP
10 2 (1.39%) CEH
10 2 (1.39%) CISSP
10 2 (1.39%) Citrix Certification
10 2 (1.39%) DBS Check
10 2 (1.39%) JNCIP
10 2 (1.39%) MCDST
11 1 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.25%) SLA
2 6 (4.17%) PCI DSS
3 4 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 109 (75.69%) Active Directory
2 39 (27.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (22.92%) Hyper-V
4 20 (13.89%) vSphere
5 14 (9.72%) XenApp
6 6 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (4.17%) Xen
6 6 (4.17%) XenDesktop
7 5 (3.47%) vCloud
8 4 (2.78%) Forefront TMG
8 4 (2.78%) NFS
9 3 (2.08%) ISA Server
10 2 (1.39%) Docker
10 2 (1.39%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (1.39%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.69%) iptables
11 1 (0.69%) KVM
11 1 (0.69%) NetIQ eDirectory
11 1 (0.69%) oVirt
11 1 (0.69%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 19 (13.19%) SCCM
2 13 (9.03%) Nagios
2 13 (9.03%) Puppet
2 13 (9.03%) SCOM
3 8 (5.56%) RANCID
4 7 (4.86%) AirWatch
5 6 (4.17%) Cacti
5 6 (4.17%) WSUS
6 5 (3.47%) Backup Exec
6 5 (3.47%) OpenNMS
6 5 (3.47%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 4 (2.78%) McAfee ePO
7 4 (2.78%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 4 (2.78%) SCVMM
8 3 (2.08%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 3 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (2.08%) vRealize
9 2 (1.39%) Ansible
9 2 (1.39%) SCOrch
9 2 (1.39%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 70 (48.61%) VMware
2 65 (45.14%) Microsoft
3 38 (26.39%) Cisco
4 25 (17.36%) Citrix
5 22 (15.28%) Juniper
6 21 (14.58%) Veeam
7 18 (12.50%) Intel Security
8 16 (11.11%) HP
9 14 (9.72%) CheckPoint
10 13 (9.03%) Dell
11 10 (6.94%) Symantec
12 9 (6.25%) NetApp
13 8 (5.56%) IBM
13 8 (5.56%) Nimble Storage
13 8 (5.56%) Oracle
14 7 (4.86%) F5
14 7 (4.86%) MobileIron
14 7 (4.86%) Proofpoint
15 6 (4.17%) Forcepoint
15 6 (4.17%) Red Hat
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