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 29 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 109 89 115
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +26
Permanent jobs citing DNS 95 112 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.57% 2.97% 2.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.93% 20.36% 14.88%
Number of salaries quoted 81 92 70
Median salary £46,000 £30,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+53.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £20,100 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £44,750 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,600 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.26% +7.14%
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
561 550 578
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 15.15% 14.57% 14.02%
Number of salaries quoted 493 443 501
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £21,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +9 26 £55,000 +28.65% 2
Bury - 5 £27,000 -
Bolton -6 3 £17,000 -54.66% 1
Stockport -7 2 £32,500 +8.33%
Altrincham - 1 - -
Salford - 1 £32,500 -
Wigan - 1 £35,000 -
DNS
North West

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 125 (74.85%) Active Directory
2 114 (68.26%) Windows
2 114 (68.26%) DHCP
3 95 (56.89%) Windows Server
4 83 (49.70%) Firewall
5 79 (47.31%) VMware
6 72 (43.11%) Microsoft
7 58 (34.73%) ITIL
8 55 (32.93%) Windows Server 2008
9 53 (31.74%) Cisco
10 51 (30.54%) MS Exchange
11 50 (29.94%) SQL
12 46 (27.54%) Windows Server 2012
13 41 (24.55%) Internet
14 39 (23.35%) Linux
15 38 (22.75%) VMware Infrastructure
15 38 (22.75%) VLAN
16 37 (22.16%) PowerShell
16 37 (22.16%) MS Excel
17 36 (21.56%) TCP/IP
18 35 (20.96%) WAN
18 35 (20.96%) Hyper-V
19 33 (19.76%) Exchange Server 2010
19 33 (19.76%) Juniper
19 33 (19.76%) Telecoms
20 32 (19.16%) SCOM
21 31 (18.56%) VPN
22 30 (17.96%) Microsoft Certification
23 28 (16.77%) SCCM
24 27 (16.17%) LAN

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 51 (30.54%) MS Exchange
2 33 (19.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (14.37%) IIS
4 22 (13.17%) Exchange Server 2007
5 16 (9.58%) SharePoint
6 15 (8.98%) Exchange Server 2013
7 10 (5.99%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (3.59%) Elasticsearch
9 5 (2.99%) Apache
10 4 (2.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 4 (2.40%) CMS
10 4 (2.40%) IBM Notes
11 3 (1.80%) Tomcat
12 2 (1.20%) nginx
13 1 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2003
13 1 (0.60%) JBoss
13 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.60%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.60%) Skype for Business
13 1 (0.60%) WordPress
Applications
1 37 (22.16%) MS Excel
2 13 (7.78%) MS Office
3 1 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.40%) Infor M3
2 1 (0.60%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.19%) Office 365
2 10 (5.99%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (3.59%) Amazon EC2
3 6 (3.59%) Amazon S3
4 3 (1.80%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.80%) SaaS
5 2 (1.20%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (1.20%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 2 (1.20%) Route 53
5 2 (1.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.60%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 114 (68.26%) DHCP
2 83 (49.70%) Firewall
3 41 (24.55%) Internet
4 38 (22.75%) VLAN
5 36 (21.56%) TCP/IP
6 35 (20.96%) WAN
7 31 (18.56%) VPN
8 27 (16.17%) LAN
9 25 (14.97%) MPLS
10 23 (13.77%) VoIP
11 22 (13.17%) SAN
12 21 (12.57%) SNMP
13 20 (11.98%) Junos
14 19 (11.38%) Network Security
15 17 (10.18%) Ethernet
16 15 (8.98%) BGP
16 15 (8.98%) OSPF
16 15 (8.98%) Wi-Fi
17 14 (8.38%) IPv6
18 13 (7.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (9.58%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (4.19%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (4.19%) MySQL
3 7 (4.19%) NoSQL
4 6 (3.59%) Amazon Redshift
4 6 (3.59%) PostgreSQL
4 6 (3.59%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.40%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.20%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (1.20%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.60%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.60%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (7.78%) Git (software)
2 6 (3.59%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 33 (19.76%) Telecoms
2 12 (7.19%) Manufacturing
3 10 (5.99%) Law
4 8 (4.79%) Finance
5 6 (3.59%) Legal
6 4 (2.40%) Retail
7 2 (1.20%) Electronics
7 2 (1.20%) Publishing
8 1 (0.60%) Banking
8 1 (0.60%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (19.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 24 (14.37%) Support Engineer
3 17 (10.18%) Analyst
3 17 (10.18%) IT Support
4 15 (8.98%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 15 (8.98%) IT Engineer
4 15 (8.98%) VMware Engineer
5 14 (8.38%) Administrator
5 14 (8.38%) IT Support Engineer
5 14 (8.38%) Network Engineer
5 14 (8.38%) Server Engineer
6 12 (7.19%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 11 (6.59%) 3rd Line Support
7 11 (6.59%) Exchange Engineer
8 10 (5.99%) Security Specialist
8 10 (5.99%) Support Analyst
8 10 (5.99%) Windows Engineer
9 9 (5.39%) Cybersecurity Specialist
9 9 (5.39%) Monitoring Engineer
9 9 (5.39%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.40%) .NET
1 4 (2.40%) REST
1 4 (2.40%) SOAP
1 4 (2.40%) WAP
2 3 (1.80%) ELK Stack
2 3 (1.80%) LAMP
2 3 (1.80%) XML
3 2 (1.20%) Web Services
4 1 (0.60%) Celery
4 1 (0.60%) COM
4 1 (0.60%) Django
4 1 (0.60%) EDI
4 1 (0.60%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (0.60%) Middleware
4 1 (0.60%) Node.js
4 1 (0.60%) ODBC
4 1 (0.60%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 17 (10.18%) Data Centre
2 10 (5.99%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (5.39%) Clustering
4 7 (4.19%) Driving Licence
4 7 (4.19%) iPad
4 7 (4.19%) Replication
5 6 (3.59%) PKI
6 4 (2.40%) AS400
6 4 (2.40%) Blackberry
6 4 (2.40%) EqualLogic
6 4 (2.40%) Fat Client
6 4 (2.40%) iSeries
6 4 (2.40%) Management Information System
6 4 (2.40%) NHS
6 4 (2.40%) Thin Client
6 4 (2.40%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (1.80%) Mobile Computing
8 2 (1.20%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (1.20%) EMC VNX
8 2 (1.20%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 114 (68.26%) Windows
2 95 (56.89%) Windows Server
3 55 (32.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 46 (27.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 39 (23.35%) Linux
6 23 (13.77%) Windows Server 2003
7 20 (11.98%) Unix
8 14 (8.38%) Windows 7
9 10 (5.99%) AIX
10 8 (4.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 7 (4.19%) Windows 8
12 5 (2.99%) CentOS
12 5 (2.99%) Windows 10
13 4 (2.40%) Debian
13 4 (2.40%) Solaris
13 4 (2.40%) Ubuntu
14 3 (1.80%) Android
14 3 (1.80%) Apple iOS
14 3 (1.80%) SUSE
14 3 (1.80%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (34.73%) ITIL
2 22 (13.17%) Network Management
2 22 (13.17%) Service Management
3 18 (10.78%) Configuration Management
4 17 (10.18%) Business Intelligence
4 17 (10.18%) Change Management
5 15 (8.98%) Load Balancing
6 13 (7.78%) Cybersecurity
7 12 (7.19%) Penetration Testing
7 12 (7.19%) SIEM
7 12 (7.19%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 11 (6.59%) Disaster Recovery
8 11 (6.59%) Network Design
9 10 (5.99%) Information Security
9 10 (5.99%) Network Planning
9 10 (5.99%) Project Management
9 10 (5.99%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 8 (4.79%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (4.79%) DevOps
10 8 (4.79%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 50 (29.94%) SQL
2 37 (22.16%) PowerShell
3 17 (10.18%) PHP
4 16 (9.58%) Perl
5 14 (8.38%) Python
6 7 (4.19%) Java
7 4 (2.40%) C#
8 3 (1.80%) Shell Script
9 2 (1.20%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.60%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.60%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 30 (17.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (15.57%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (9.58%) MCSE
4 15 (8.98%) CCNA
5 13 (7.78%) CCNP
6 12 (7.19%) MCSA
7 11 (6.59%) MCP
8 8 (4.79%) Degree
9 6 (3.59%) JNCIP
10 5 (2.99%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (2.40%) CISSP
12 3 (1.80%) CEH
12 3 (1.80%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 3 (1.80%) RHCSA
12 3 (1.80%) RHCT
13 2 (1.20%) DBS Check
13 2 (1.20%) MCDST
13 2 (1.20%) PMI Certification
13 2 (1.20%) PMP
14 1 (0.60%) RHCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (10.78%) PCI DSS
2 15 (8.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (3.59%) SLA
System Software
1 125 (74.85%) Active Directory
2 38 (22.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (20.96%) Hyper-V
4 25 (14.97%) vSphere
5 17 (10.18%) XenApp
6 12 (7.19%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (4.79%) VMware ESX
8 6 (3.59%) Forefront TMG
8 6 (3.59%) Xen
8 6 (3.59%) XenDesktop
9 5 (2.99%) ISA Server
10 4 (2.40%) vCloud
11 3 (1.80%) NFS
11 3 (1.80%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 3 (1.80%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 2 (1.20%) Docker
13 1 (0.60%) iptables
13 1 (0.60%) KVM
13 1 (0.60%) oVirt
13 1 (0.60%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 32 (19.16%) SCOM
2 28 (16.77%) SCCM
3 24 (14.37%) Nagios
4 22 (13.17%) Puppet
5 16 (9.58%) OpenNMS
5 16 (9.58%) RANCID
6 10 (5.99%) AirWatch
7 9 (5.39%) Cacti
7 9 (5.39%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 9 (5.39%) HP SIM
7 9 (5.39%) SCOrch
8 7 (4.19%) WSUS
9 6 (3.59%) Backup Exec
10 4 (2.40%) McAfee ePO
10 4 (2.40%) NetBackup
10 4 (2.40%) SCVMM
10 4 (2.40%) vRealize
11 3 (1.80%) Failover Clustering
11 3 (1.80%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 3 (1.80%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 79 (47.31%) VMware
2 72 (43.11%) Microsoft
3 53 (31.74%) Cisco
4 33 (19.76%) Juniper
5 20 (11.98%) Citrix
6 17 (10.18%) Intel Security
7 16 (9.58%) Brocade
7 16 (9.58%) Ericsson
7 16 (9.58%) Foundry
7 16 (9.58%) Huawei
7 16 (9.58%) Veeam
7 16 (9.58%) ZyXEL
8 15 (8.98%) HP
9 13 (7.78%) CheckPoint
10 11 (6.59%) Dell
11 8 (4.79%) Nimble Storage
11 8 (4.79%) Red Hat
12 7 (4.19%) F5
12 7 (4.19%) MobileIron
12 7 (4.19%) Oracle
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