The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 111 102 128
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +26
Permanent jobs citing DNS 63 98 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.91% 2.48% 1.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.70% 15.53% 11.93%
Number of salaries quoted 51 86 54
Average salary £28,000 £32,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.17% -7.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,511 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
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
496 631 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 15.01% 15.97% 13.05%
Number of salaries quoted 430 524 427
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DNS across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 2016.

DNS Salary Histogram in Manchester

DNS
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford +15 7 £20,000 - 3
Bolton +21 5 £25,000 -23.07% 1
Stockport 0 4 £45,000 +12.50%
Rochdale - 4 £35,000 -
DNS
North West

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

1 111 (71.15%) Windows
2 95 (60.90%) Active Directory
3 71 (45.51%) DHCP
4 65 (41.67%) Windows Server
5 64 (41.03%) VMware
6 63 (40.38%) Microsoft
7 61 (39.10%) TCP/IP
7 61 (39.10%) MS Exchange
8 44 (28.21%) Microsoft Certification
9 42 (26.92%) MCSE
10 39 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 38 (24.36%) VMware Infrastructure
12 37 (23.72%) Firewall
13 34 (21.79%) LAN
14 33 (21.15%) WAN
14 33 (21.15%) ITIL
15 30 (19.23%) Linux
15 30 (19.23%) Lync
16 29 (18.59%) Citrix
17 27 (17.31%) SQL Server
18 26 (16.67%) Internet
19 25 (16.03%) SAN
19 25 (16.03%) HP
20 24 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
21 23 (14.74%) Windows Server 2012
22 22 (14.10%) Exchange Server 2013
22 22 (14.10%) Degree
23 21 (13.46%) Finance
23 21 (13.46%) Amazon AWS
24 20 (12.82%) Data Centre

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 61 (39.10%) MS Exchange
2 30 (19.23%) Lync
3 24 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 22 (14.10%) Exchange Server 2013
5 20 (12.82%) IIS
6 16 (10.26%) SharePoint
7 12 (7.69%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
8 11 (7.05%) Exchange Server 2007
9 10 (6.41%) Office Communications Server
10 8 (5.13%) SharePoint 2013
11 7 (4.49%) OpenStack
12 3 (1.92%) Apache
12 3 (1.92%) IBM Notes
12 3 (1.92%) nginx
12 3 (1.92%) Oracle Coherence
13 1 (0.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2003
13 1 (0.64%) Tomcat
Applications
1 17 (10.90%) MS Excel
2 10 (6.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.28%) Line 500
1 2 (1.28%) MFGPRO
1 2 (1.28%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (0.64%) Infor SunSystems
Cloud Services
1 21 (13.46%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (2.56%) Office 365
3 2 (1.28%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 71 (45.51%) DHCP
2 61 (39.10%) TCP/IP
3 37 (23.72%) Firewall
4 34 (21.79%) LAN
5 33 (21.15%) WAN
6 26 (16.67%) Internet
7 25 (16.03%) SAN
8 20 (12.82%) VPN
9 18 (11.54%) FTP
10 16 (10.26%) VoIP
11 13 (8.33%) NAS
11 13 (8.33%) SMTP
12 12 (7.69%) Network Security
13 11 (7.05%) LDAP
13 11 (7.05%) SNMP
13 11 (7.05%) VLAN
14 8 (5.13%) HTTPS
14 8 (5.13%) ISDN
14 8 (5.13%) SSL
15 7 (4.49%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (17.31%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.85%) MySQL
3 5 (3.21%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.92%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.64%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.64%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 21 (13.46%) Finance
2 13 (8.33%) Manufacturing
3 7 (4.49%) Law
3 7 (4.49%) Retail
4 5 (3.21%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (2.56%) Legal
6 3 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (20.51%) Analyst
2 29 (18.59%) IT Support
3 26 (16.67%) Consultant
4 24 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
5 21 (13.46%) IT Analyst
6 20 (12.82%) Administrator
7 19 (12.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 19 (12.18%) IT Support Analyst
7 19 (12.18%) Support Analyst
7 19 (12.18%) Systems Administrator
8 18 (11.54%) IT Engineer
8 18 (11.54%) Service Analyst
9 16 (10.26%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 16 (10.26%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
9 16 (10.26%) Support Specialist
10 13 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 13 (8.33%) Server Support
11 12 (7.69%) Desktop Support
11 12 (7.69%) Support Engineer
12 11 (7.05%) Storage Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (10.26%) Web Services
2 7 (4.49%) LAMP
3 1 (0.64%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 20 (12.82%) Data Centre
2 12 (7.69%) Clustering
3 7 (4.49%) Client/Server
3 7 (4.49%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.85%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.85%) HP StoreVirtual
5 4 (2.56%) Handset
6 3 (1.92%) iPhone
7 2 (1.28%) Blackberry
7 2 (1.28%) CMDB
7 2 (1.28%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (1.28%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.28%) EPoS
7 2 (1.28%) iPad
8 1 (0.64%) CCTV
8 1 (0.64%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.64%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.64%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.64%) Statistics
8 1 (0.64%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 111 (71.15%) Windows
2 65 (41.67%) Windows Server
3 39 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 30 (19.23%) Linux
5 23 (14.74%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (12.18%) Windows 7
6 19 (12.18%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (5.13%) Debian
7 8 (5.13%) Windows 8
8 5 (3.21%) Android
8 5 (3.21%) Unix
8 5 (3.21%) Windows 2000 Server
9 4 (2.56%) Apple iOS
9 4 (2.56%) Data ONTAP
9 4 (2.56%) Oracle Linux
9 4 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (2.56%) Solaris
10 3 (1.92%) Windows XP
11 2 (1.28%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (21.15%) ITIL
2 16 (10.26%) High Availability
3 15 (9.62%) Disaster Recovery
4 11 (7.05%) System Testing
5 9 (5.77%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (5.77%) Configuration Management
6 8 (5.13%) Line Management
6 8 (5.13%) Load Balancing
6 8 (5.13%) Migration
6 8 (5.13%) Presales
6 8 (5.13%) PRINCE2
7 7 (4.49%) Project Management
7 7 (4.49%) Service Delivery
8 6 (3.85%) Change Management
8 6 (3.85%) Information Security
8 6 (3.85%) Security Hardening
8 6 (3.85%) Server Building
8 6 (3.85%) Service Management
8 6 (3.85%) Time Management
9 5 (3.21%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 19 (12.18%) SQL
2 7 (4.49%) Perl
2 7 (4.49%) Python
2 7 (4.49%) Ruby
3 6 (3.85%) T-SQL
4 5 (3.21%) PHP
4 5 (3.21%) PowerShell
5 4 (2.56%) C
Qualifications
1 44 (28.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 42 (26.92%) MCSE
3 22 (14.10%) Degree
4 19 (12.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 12 (7.69%) CCNA
5 12 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (3.85%) MCITP
7 4 (2.56%) MCTS
7 4 (2.56%) RHCSA
8 3 (1.92%) CCA
8 3 (1.92%) CCNP
8 3 (1.92%) Citrix Certification
8 3 (1.92%) MCP
8 3 (1.92%) MCSA
8 3 (1.92%) NCDA
8 3 (1.92%) RHCA
8 3 (1.92%) RHCE
9 1 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.64%) MCDST
9 1 (0.64%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.41%) SLA
2 7 (4.49%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.64%) QA
System Software
1 95 (60.90%) Active Directory
2 38 (24.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (7.69%) Hyper-V
4 10 (6.41%) XenApp
4 10 (6.41%) XenDesktop
5 7 (4.49%) VMware ESX
5 7 (4.49%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (3.85%) Terminal Services
7 4 (2.56%) VMware Server
8 2 (1.28%) vSphere
9 1 (0.64%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 12 (7.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 11 (7.05%) Puppet
3 7 (4.49%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (4.49%) SCOM
4 4 (2.56%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 3 (1.92%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (1.92%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (1.92%) XenMobile
6 2 (1.28%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.64%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.64%) WSUS
Vendors
1 64 (41.03%) VMware
2 63 (40.38%) Microsoft
3 29 (18.59%) Citrix
4 25 (16.03%) HP
5 20 (12.82%) Oracle
6 14 (8.97%) Cisco
7 13 (8.33%) Veeam
8 12 (7.69%) Apple
8 12 (7.69%) Dell
8 12 (7.69%) IBM
8 12 (7.69%) Red Hat
9 10 (6.41%) Sun
10 9 (5.77%) SAP
11 7 (4.49%) Symantec
11 7 (4.49%) SYSPRO
12 6 (3.85%) EMC
12 6 (3.85%) NetApp
13 4 (2.56%) Hitachi
13 4 (2.56%) McAfee
14 3 (1.92%) Lotus
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Salary: £26000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum
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Salary: £31000 per annum
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bens
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