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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 111 81 103
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +22
Permanent jobs citing DNS 78 115 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.16% 3.21% 2.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.16% 22.37% 16.64%
Number of salaries quoted 65 97 78
Median salary £45,000 £32,500 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £24,800 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,600 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
551 514 559
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 15.24% 14.33% 14.16%
Number of salaries quoted 483 431 491
Median salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £58,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 26 July 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 26 July 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 +7 17 £55,000 -6.77% 4
Bury - 7 £37,500 -
Bolton -6 4 £31,000 +24.00% 4
Altrincham - 2 - -
Wigan - 2 £41,250 -
Stockport -9 1 £31,500 +21.15%
DNS
North West

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 115 (76.16%) Windows
2 112 (74.17%) Active Directory
3 111 (73.51%) DHCP
4 94 (62.25%) Windows Server
5 75 (49.67%) VMware
6 69 (45.70%) Firewall
6 69 (45.70%) Microsoft
7 56 (37.09%) MS Exchange
8 50 (33.11%) Windows Server 2008
9 47 (31.13%) ITIL
10 46 (30.46%) TCP/IP
11 43 (28.48%) Cisco
12 42 (27.81%) Windows Server 2012
13 40 (26.49%) VMware Infrastructure
13 40 (26.49%) MS Excel
14 38 (25.17%) SQL
14 38 (25.17%) VLAN
15 36 (23.84%) Hyper-V
16 35 (23.18%) Exchange Server 2010
17 32 (21.19%) VPN
18 31 (20.53%) Linux
18 31 (20.53%) Microsoft Certification
19 29 (19.21%) PowerShell
20 27 (17.88%) Juniper
21 25 (16.56%) Internet
22 24 (15.89%) Citrix
22 24 (15.89%) SCCM
22 24 (15.89%) Exchange Server 2007
23 23 (15.23%) SCOM
23 23 (15.23%) vSphere

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 56 (37.09%) MS Exchange
2 35 (23.18%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (15.89%) Exchange Server 2007
4 18 (11.92%) IIS
5 15 (9.93%) Exchange Server 2013
6 13 (8.61%) SharePoint
7 7 (4.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 7 (4.64%) SharePoint 2013
8 6 (3.97%) Apache
9 4 (2.65%) CMS
9 4 (2.65%) Elasticsearch
9 4 (2.65%) IBM Notes
9 4 (2.65%) Tomcat
10 2 (1.32%) nginx
10 2 (1.32%) Skype for Business
11 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.66%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.66%) WordPress
Applications
1 40 (26.49%) MS Excel
2 15 (9.93%) MS Office
3 1 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.65%) Infor M3
Cloud Services
1 12 (7.95%) Office 365
2 11 (7.28%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (3.97%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (2.65%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (2.65%) Amazon S3
5 2 (1.32%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (1.32%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 2 (1.32%) Route 53
5 2 (1.32%) SaaS
5 2 (1.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.66%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 111 (73.51%) DHCP
2 69 (45.70%) Firewall
3 46 (30.46%) TCP/IP
4 38 (25.17%) VLAN
5 32 (21.19%) VPN
6 25 (16.56%) Internet
7 23 (15.23%) LAN
8 22 (14.57%) WAN
9 21 (13.91%) Junos
9 21 (13.91%) MPLS
9 21 (13.91%) SAN
10 20 (13.25%) Network Security
11 17 (11.26%) SNMP
12 16 (10.60%) VoIP
13 11 (7.28%) BGP
13 11 (7.28%) Ethernet
13 11 (7.28%) OSPF
14 10 (6.62%) IPv6
14 10 (6.62%) Wi-Fi
14 10 (6.62%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (11.26%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.30%) MySQL
3 6 (3.97%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (3.97%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (3.31%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (3.31%) NoSQL
4 5 (3.31%) Relational Database
5 4 (2.65%) Amazon Redshift
5 4 (2.65%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.32%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (1.32%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.66%) MariaDB
7 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (5.96%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.65%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 20 (13.25%) Telecoms
2 14 (9.27%) Law
3 10 (6.62%) Legal
4 9 (5.96%) Finance
5 8 (5.30%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.65%) Retail
7 2 (1.32%) Banking
7 2 (1.32%) Publishing
8 1 (0.66%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (21.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 25 (16.56%) Support Engineer
3 20 (13.25%) Analyst
4 19 (12.58%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 15 (9.93%) IT Support
6 14 (9.27%) 3rd Line Support
6 14 (9.27%) Support Analyst
7 13 (8.61%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 13 (8.61%) Administrator
7 13 (8.61%) IT Engineer
8 12 (7.95%) IT Support Engineer
8 12 (7.95%) VMware Engineer
9 11 (7.28%) Cybersecurity Specialist
9 11 (7.28%) Network Engineer
9 11 (7.28%) Security Specialist
9 11 (7.28%) Server Engineer
10 9 (5.96%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 9 (5.96%) Systems Administrator
11 8 (5.30%) Exchange Engineer
11 8 (5.30%) IT Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.65%) .NET
1 4 (2.65%) LAMP
1 4 (2.65%) REST
1 4 (2.65%) SOAP
1 4 (2.65%) WAP
1 4 (2.65%) XML
2 3 (1.99%) ELK Stack
3 2 (1.32%) Web Services
4 1 (0.66%) Celery
4 1 (0.66%) COM
4 1 (0.66%) Django
4 1 (0.66%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (0.66%) Middleware
4 1 (0.66%) Node.js
4 1 (0.66%) ODBC
4 1 (0.66%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.92%) Data Centre
2 8 (5.30%) Blackberry
2 8 (5.30%) Driving Licence
3 7 (4.64%) iPad
4 6 (3.97%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.97%) Clustering
4 6 (3.97%) Replication
5 4 (2.65%) AS400
5 4 (2.65%) EqualLogic
5 4 (2.65%) Fat Client
5 4 (2.65%) iSeries
5 4 (2.65%) PKI
5 4 (2.65%) Thin Client
6 3 (1.99%) Mobile Computing
7 2 (1.32%) Client/Server
7 2 (1.32%) CMDB
7 2 (1.32%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 2 (1.32%) EMC VNX
7 2 (1.32%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.32%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 115 (76.16%) Windows
2 94 (62.25%) Windows Server
3 50 (33.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 42 (27.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 31 (20.53%) Linux
6 21 (13.91%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (10.60%) Windows 7
8 12 (7.95%) Unix
9 7 (4.64%) AIX
9 7 (4.64%) CentOS
9 7 (4.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (4.64%) Windows 8
10 6 (3.97%) Ubuntu
10 6 (3.97%) Windows XP
11 5 (3.31%) Debian
11 5 (3.31%) Windows 10
12 4 (2.65%) Data ONTAP
12 4 (2.65%) SUSE
13 3 (1.99%) Android
13 3 (1.99%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (31.13%) ITIL
2 20 (13.25%) Change Management
3 16 (10.60%) Configuration Management
4 14 (9.27%) Cybersecurity
4 14 (9.27%) Disaster Recovery
4 14 (9.27%) Penetration Testing
5 13 (8.61%) Network Management
5 13 (8.61%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 12 (7.95%) SIEM
6 12 (7.95%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 11 (7.28%) Information Security
7 11 (7.28%) Load Balancing
7 11 (7.28%) Service Management
8 10 (6.62%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (6.62%) Migration
9 8 (5.30%) DevOps
9 8 (5.30%) Network Design
10 7 (4.64%) Email Filtering
10 7 (4.64%) Kalman Filter
10 7 (4.64%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 38 (25.17%) SQL
2 29 (19.21%) PowerShell
3 10 (6.62%) PHP
3 10 (6.62%) Python
4 9 (5.96%) Perl
5 7 (4.64%) Java
6 4 (2.65%) C
6 4 (2.65%) C#
7 1 (0.66%) Ruby
7 1 (0.66%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (20.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (13.25%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (12.58%) MCSE
4 17 (11.26%) CCNA
5 13 (8.61%) MCP
6 12 (7.95%) MCSA
7 7 (4.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (3.31%) Degree
9 4 (2.65%) CCNP
9 4 (2.65%) MCTS
9 4 (2.65%) NCDA
9 4 (2.65%) RHCT
10 3 (1.99%) CISSP
10 3 (1.99%) JNCIP
11 2 (1.32%) CCA
11 2 (1.32%) CEH
11 2 (1.32%) Citrix Certification
11 2 (1.32%) DBS Check
11 2 (1.32%) MCDST
12 1 (0.66%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.95%) PCI DSS
2 8 (5.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (3.97%) SLA
System Software
1 112 (74.17%) Active Directory
2 40 (26.49%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (23.84%) Hyper-V
4 23 (15.23%) vSphere
5 16 (10.60%) XenApp
6 10 (6.62%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (5.30%) XenDesktop
8 6 (3.97%) Forefront TMG
8 6 (3.97%) vCloud
8 6 (3.97%) Xen
9 5 (3.31%) ISA Server
9 5 (3.31%) VMware ESX
10 4 (2.65%) NFS
11 2 (1.32%) Docker
11 2 (1.32%) Virtual Machines
12 1 (0.66%) iptables
12 1 (0.66%) KVM
12 1 (0.66%) NetIQ eDirectory
12 1 (0.66%) oVirt
12 1 (0.66%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 24 (15.89%) SCCM
2 23 (15.23%) SCOM
3 17 (11.26%) Nagios
4 16 (10.60%) Puppet
5 12 (7.95%) RANCID
6 9 (5.96%) Cacti
6 9 (5.96%) OpenNMS
7 7 (4.64%) AirWatch
7 7 (4.64%) WSUS
8 6 (3.97%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 5 (3.31%) Backup Exec
9 5 (3.31%) HP SIM
9 5 (3.31%) SCOrch
9 5 (3.31%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 4 (2.65%) McAfee ePO
10 4 (2.65%) SCVMM
10 4 (2.65%) vRealize
11 2 (1.32%) Ansible
11 2 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
11 2 (1.32%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 75 (49.67%) VMware
2 69 (45.70%) Microsoft
3 43 (28.48%) Cisco
4 27 (17.88%) Juniper
5 24 (15.89%) Citrix
6 20 (13.25%) Veeam
7 18 (11.92%) Intel Security
8 15 (9.93%) HP
9 14 (9.27%) CheckPoint
10 11 (7.28%) Dell
11 9 (5.96%) Brocade
11 9 (5.96%) Ericsson
11 9 (5.96%) Foundry
11 9 (5.96%) Huawei
11 9 (5.96%) NetApp
11 9 (5.96%) Symantec
11 9 (5.96%) ZyXEL
12 8 (5.30%) Nimble Storage
13 7 (4.64%) MobileIron
13 7 (4.64%) Proofpoint
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