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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Domain Name System (DNS)
North West / Manchester
Rank 79 106 103
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -3
Permanent jobs citing DNS 123 66 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 3.37% 2.10% 2.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.40% 13.39% 15.19%
Number of salaries quoted 108 53 86
Median salary £36,500 £28,000 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+30.35% -9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,900 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £44,000 £44,500
UK excluding London median salary £39,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +7.14%

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
549 493 619
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 15.05% 15.69% 16.13%
Number of salaries quoted 455 419 515
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
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 17 January 2017.

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 17 January 2017. 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 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 +5 24 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Bolton -12 9 £35,000 +40.00% 2
Bury - 8 £30,000 -
Oldham -14 7 £23,750 +10.46%
Salford -1 5 £31,600 +58.00%
Stockport +8 4 £28,000 -37.77% 1
Altrincham - 3 £27,000 -
Sale - 3 £28,500 -
DNS
North West

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 17 January 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 Manchester region with a requirement for DNS.

1 171 (68.67%) Active Directory
2 144 (57.83%) DHCP
3 130 (52.21%) Firewall
4 125 (50.20%) Windows
5 112 (44.98%) VMware
6 98 (39.36%) Windows Server
7 91 (36.55%) Cisco
8 86 (34.54%) Microsoft
9 85 (34.14%) WAN
10 81 (32.53%) Windows Server 2008
11 77 (30.92%) SQL
12 72 (28.92%) Internet
13 71 (28.51%) LAN
14 65 (26.10%) Cisco Certification
15 63 (25.30%) ITIL
16 61 (24.50%) VMware Infrastructure
17 56 (22.49%) VLAN
18 55 (22.09%) Windows Server 2012
18 55 (22.09%) CCNP
19 45 (18.07%) TCP/IP
19 45 (18.07%) PowerShell
20 41 (16.47%) MS Excel
20 41 (16.47%) Juniper
21 39 (15.66%) Linux
22 38 (15.26%) MS Exchange
22 38 (15.26%) Service Management
22 38 (15.26%) PCI DSS
22 38 (15.26%) Data Centre
23 37 (14.86%) SCOM
23 37 (14.86%) Network Management

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 38 (15.26%) MS Exchange
2 35 (14.06%) IIS
3 15 (6.02%) SharePoint
4 14 (5.62%) Elasticsearch
4 14 (5.62%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (4.42%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (3.61%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (2.01%) Apache
7 5 (2.01%) nginx
8 4 (1.61%) JBoss
9 2 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 41 (16.47%) MS Excel
2 19 (7.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.40%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 21 (8.43%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (6.02%) Office 365
3 14 (5.62%) Amazon EC2
3 14 (5.62%) Amazon S3
4 4 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.61%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.40%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (0.40%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.40%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 144 (57.83%) DHCP
2 130 (52.21%) Firewall
3 85 (34.14%) WAN
4 72 (28.92%) Internet
5 71 (28.51%) LAN
6 56 (22.49%) VLAN
7 45 (18.07%) TCP/IP
8 37 (14.86%) VoIP
9 36 (14.46%) VPN
10 35 (14.06%) MPLS
11 33 (13.25%) Network Security
12 32 (12.85%) BGP
13 31 (12.45%) WLAN
14 30 (12.05%) Wi-Fi
15 29 (11.65%) SAN
15 29 (11.65%) Wireless
16 26 (10.44%) Ethernet
17 24 (9.64%) OSPF
18 23 (9.24%) Broadband
18 23 (9.24%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (14.46%) SQL Server
2 16 (6.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (6.02%) NoSQL
4 14 (5.62%) Amazon Redshift
4 14 (5.62%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (2.81%) MySQL
6 5 (2.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (1.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.80%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.80%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.40%) Big Data
9 1 (0.40%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.40%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 18 (7.23%) Git (software)
2 14 (5.62%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (2.81%) InstallShield
3 7 (2.81%) MSI
4 3 (1.20%) Bitbucket
4 3 (1.20%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.20%) Mercurial
4 3 (1.20%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (1.20%) TeamCity
4 3 (1.20%) Vagrant
General
1 29 (11.65%) Telecoms
2 27 (10.84%) Finance
3 6 (2.41%) Legal
4 4 (1.61%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.20%) Electronics
5 3 (1.20%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.40%) Games
Job Titles
1 46 (18.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 39 (15.66%) Network Engineer
3 29 (11.65%) Support Engineer
4 26 (10.44%) Analyst
5 25 (10.04%) IT Support
6 19 (7.63%) Administrator
7 18 (7.23%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 17 (6.83%) Support Analyst
9 15 (6.02%) DBA
9 15 (6.02%) Monitoring Engineer
9 15 (6.02%) Server Engineer
9 15 (6.02%) SQL DBA
10 14 (5.62%) 3rd Line Support
10 14 (5.62%) Designer
10 14 (5.62%) Infrastructure Support
10 14 (5.62%) Network Designer
10 14 (5.62%) Senior DBA
10 14 (5.62%) Senior SQL DBA
10 14 (5.62%) VMware Engineer
11 12 (4.82%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.02%) Web Services
2 9 (3.61%) HTML
3 4 (1.61%) CSS
3 4 (1.61%) jQuery
4 3 (1.20%) LAMP
4 3 (1.20%) Middleware
4 3 (1.20%) XHTML
4 3 (1.20%) XML
5 1 (0.40%) Ajax
5 1 (0.40%) CSS3
5 1 (0.40%) EDI
5 1 (0.40%) FFmpeg
5 1 (0.40%) HTML5
5 1 (0.40%) REST
5 1 (0.40%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 38 (15.26%) Data Centre
2 34 (13.65%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (7.63%) NHS
4 12 (4.82%) Clustering
5 10 (4.02%) Video Conferencing
6 9 (3.61%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 7 (2.81%) Management Information System
8 6 (2.41%) Driving Licence
9 5 (2.01%) Digital Media
9 5 (2.01%) iPad
9 5 (2.01%) Replication
10 4 (1.61%) PKI
11 3 (1.20%) Mobile Computing
11 3 (1.20%) New Media
11 3 (1.20%) W3C
12 2 (0.80%) CMDB
12 2 (0.80%) IPTV
12 2 (0.80%) IVR
12 2 (0.80%) RSA SecurID
12 2 (0.80%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 125 (50.20%) Windows
2 98 (39.36%) Windows Server
3 81 (32.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 55 (22.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 39 (15.66%) Linux
6 28 (11.24%) Windows Server 2003
7 25 (10.04%) Windows 7
8 18 (7.23%) Unix
9 14 (5.62%) Windows 8
10 7 (2.81%) CentOS
10 7 (2.81%) Ubuntu
10 7 (2.81%) Windows 10
11 6 (2.41%) AIX
11 6 (2.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (2.01%) Debian
12 5 (2.01%) Solaris
13 4 (1.61%) Oracle Linux
14 2 (0.80%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.80%) Windows Mobile
14 2 (0.80%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (25.30%) ITIL
2 38 (15.26%) Service Management
3 37 (14.86%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (14.86%) Network Management
4 28 (11.24%) Business Intelligence
5 24 (9.64%) Configuration Management
6 22 (8.84%) Network Design
7 18 (7.23%) Security Management
8 17 (6.83%) Change Management
8 17 (6.83%) DevOps
8 17 (6.83%) Scrum
9 16 (6.43%) PRINCE2
10 15 (6.02%) Load Balancing
10 15 (6.02%) Software Engineering
11 14 (5.62%) Customer Engagement
11 14 (5.62%) Data Architecture
11 14 (5.62%) Data Modelling
11 14 (5.62%) Network Planning
12 13 (5.22%) High Availability
13 12 (4.82%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 77 (30.92%) SQL
2 45 (18.07%) PowerShell
3 32 (12.85%) PHP
4 24 (9.64%) Perl
5 21 (8.43%) Python
6 11 (4.42%) JavaScript
7 6 (2.41%) Java
8 4 (1.61%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.80%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.40%) R
10 1 (0.40%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 65 (26.10%) Cisco Certification
2 55 (22.09%) CCNP
3 31 (12.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 22 (8.84%) CCNA
5 19 (7.63%) MCSE
6 15 (6.02%) JNCIP
7 8 (3.21%) CCIE
7 8 (3.21%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (3.21%) MCP
8 7 (2.81%) BC Cleared
8 7 (2.81%) Security Cleared
9 6 (2.41%) MCITP
10 5 (2.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (1.61%) Degree
11 4 (1.61%) MCSA
11 4 (1.61%) MCTS
11 4 (1.61%) RHCSA
12 3 (1.20%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 3 (1.20%) PMI Certification
12 3 (1.20%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (15.26%) PCI DSS
2 26 (10.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.20%) QA
4 2 (0.80%) SLA
5 1 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 171 (68.67%) Active Directory
2 61 (24.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (13.65%) Hyper-V
4 31 (12.45%) VMware ESXi
5 15 (6.02%) VMware ESX
6 10 (4.02%) VMware Server
6 10 (4.02%) vSphere
7 8 (3.21%) XenApp
8 7 (2.81%) Microsoft App-V
8 7 (2.81%) Terminal Services
9 5 (2.01%) Postfix
9 5 (2.01%) qmail
10 4 (1.61%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 4 (1.61%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 3 (1.20%) VirtualBox
12 1 (0.40%) Firmware
12 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.40%) pfSense
12 1 (0.40%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 37 (14.86%) SCOM
2 35 (14.06%) Nagios
3 30 (12.05%) SCCM
4 26 (10.44%) Puppet
5 25 (10.04%) OpenNMS
6 22 (8.84%) SCOrch
7 19 (7.63%) RANCID
8 15 (6.02%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 15 (6.02%) HP SIM
8 15 (6.02%) WSUS
9 8 (3.21%) NetBackup
10 7 (2.81%) Cacti
11 6 (2.41%) AirWatch
12 4 (1.61%) Failover Clustering
12 4 (1.61%) Red Hat Spacewalk
13 3 (1.20%) McAfee ePO
13 3 (1.20%) Opscode Chef
14 2 (0.80%) Ansible
14 2 (0.80%) Cisco CUCM
14 2 (0.80%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 112 (44.98%) VMware
2 91 (36.55%) Cisco
3 86 (34.54%) Microsoft
4 41 (16.47%) Juniper
5 29 (11.65%) Ericsson
5 29 (11.65%) Huawei
6 27 (10.84%) HP
7 25 (10.04%) Citrix
8 20 (8.03%) Brocade
8 20 (8.03%) Foundry
8 20 (8.03%) ZyXEL
9 12 (4.82%) CheckPoint
9 12 (4.82%) F5
10 11 (4.42%) Veeam
11 10 (4.02%) Intel Security
11 10 (4.02%) NetApp
12 9 (3.61%) Avaya
13 8 (3.21%) Fortinet
13 8 (3.21%) SonicWALL
13 8 (3.21%) WatchGuard
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