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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 101 78 113
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +35
Permanent jobs citing DNS 72 109 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.12% 3.33% 2.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.40% 21.08% 15.17%
Number of salaries quoted 60 91 70
Median salary £35,500 £31,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.51% -4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £22,500 £19,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,500 £45,500
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £35,661 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +0.45%
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
500 517 567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 14.75% 15.81% 14.48%
Number of salaries quoted 433 423 453
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £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 31 May 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 31 May 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
Bolton +16 8 £22,000 -11.11% 1
Bury - 6 £35,500 - 1
Altrincham - 4 £32,000 -
Stockport +3 2 £29,250 +12.50%
Wigan - 2 £41,250 -
Heywood - 1 £24,000 -
DNS
North West

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 May 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.

1 108 (85.71%) DHCP
2 101 (80.16%) Windows
3 94 (74.60%) Active Directory
4 74 (58.73%) Windows Server
5 62 (49.21%) VMware
6 59 (46.83%) MS Exchange
7 52 (41.27%) Microsoft
8 45 (35.71%) Firewall
8 45 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
9 39 (30.95%) ITIL
10 38 (30.16%) TCP/IP
11 37 (29.37%) MS Excel
12 35 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
13 33 (26.19%) Windows Server 2012
14 31 (24.60%) VMware Infrastructure
15 29 (23.02%) Exchange Server 2010
16 27 (21.43%) MCSE
17 26 (20.63%) VPN
17 26 (20.63%) Cisco
17 26 (20.63%) VLAN
18 25 (19.84%) Hyper-V
19 22 (17.46%) Exchange Server 2007
20 21 (16.67%) Change Management
20 21 (16.67%) Citrix
20 21 (16.67%) LAN
20 21 (16.67%) WAN
20 21 (16.67%) SQL
21 20 (15.87%) Veeam
22 19 (15.08%) Windows 7
22 19 (15.08%) Linux

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 59 (46.83%) MS Exchange
2 29 (23.02%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (17.46%) Exchange Server 2007
4 18 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
5 17 (13.49%) SharePoint
6 12 (9.52%) SharePoint 2013
6 12 (9.52%) Skype for Business
7 7 (5.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 7 (5.56%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
8 5 (3.97%) IIS
9 4 (3.17%) Apache
9 4 (3.17%) IBM Notes
9 4 (3.17%) Tomcat
10 2 (1.59%) OpenStack
11 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.79%) nginx
11 1 (0.79%) Node.js
Applications
1 37 (29.37%) MS Excel
2 16 (12.70%) MS Office
3 1 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (3.17%) Infor M3
2 1 (0.79%) Infor SunSystems
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.35%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (6.35%) Office 365
2 4 (3.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.59%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (1.59%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
3 2 (1.59%) Route 53
4 1 (0.79%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 108 (85.71%) DHCP
2 45 (35.71%) Firewall
3 38 (30.16%) TCP/IP
4 26 (20.63%) VLAN
4 26 (20.63%) VPN
5 21 (16.67%) LAN
5 21 (16.67%) WAN
6 18 (14.29%) Network Security
7 16 (12.70%) SAN
8 12 (9.52%) Junos
8 12 (9.52%) MPLS
9 9 (7.14%) Wireless
10 7 (5.56%) FTP
11 6 (4.76%) Internet
11 6 (4.76%) VoIP
12 4 (3.17%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (3.17%) SSL
13 3 (2.38%) Ethernet
13 3 (2.38%) NAS
13 3 (2.38%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (12.70%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.56%) MySQL
3 2 (1.59%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.79%) MariaDB
4 1 (0.79%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.79%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (11.11%) Law
2 8 (6.35%) Finance
2 8 (6.35%) Legal
3 6 (4.76%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.38%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.59%) Banking
5 2 (1.59%) Retail
6 1 (0.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (18.25%) IT Support
2 22 (17.46%) Analyst
2 22 (17.46%) Support Engineer
3 19 (15.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 17 (13.49%) Support Analyst
5 14 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
6 13 (10.32%) Infrastructure Support
6 13 (10.32%) IT Engineer
7 12 (9.52%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 12 (9.52%) IT Support Engineer
8 11 (8.73%) 2nd Line Support
9 10 (7.94%) Cybersecurity Specialist
9 10 (7.94%) IT Technician
9 10 (7.94%) Security Specialist
9 10 (7.94%) Server Support
10 9 (7.14%) IT Support Technician
10 9 (7.14%) Support Technician
11 8 (6.35%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
11 8 (6.35%) Administrator
11 8 (6.35%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.76%) LAMP
2 4 (3.17%) WAP
2 4 (3.17%) Web Services
3 3 (2.38%) XML
4 1 (0.79%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.79%) Celery
4 1 (0.79%) COM
4 1 (0.79%) Django
4 1 (0.79%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (0.79%) Middleware
4 1 (0.79%) ODBC
4 1 (0.79%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.35%) Blackberry
1 8 (6.35%) Driving Licence
2 7 (5.56%) Client/Server
2 7 (5.56%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.17%) AS400
3 4 (3.17%) EqualLogic
3 4 (3.17%) Fat Client
3 4 (3.17%) iPad
3 4 (3.17%) iSeries
3 4 (3.17%) Thin Client
4 3 (2.38%) Clustering
4 3 (2.38%) HP StoreVirtual
4 3 (2.38%) Mobile Computing
4 3 (2.38%) Replication
5 2 (1.59%) CMDB
5 2 (1.59%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (1.59%) Statistics
5 2 (1.59%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.79%) CCTV
6 1 (0.79%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 101 (80.16%) Windows
2 74 (58.73%) Windows Server
3 45 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 33 (26.19%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (15.08%) Linux
5 19 (15.08%) Windows 7
6 16 (12.70%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (7.94%) Unix
8 8 (6.35%) Windows XP
9 6 (4.76%) Windows 8
10 5 (3.97%) AIX
10 5 (3.97%) CentOS
10 5 (3.97%) Data ONTAP
10 5 (3.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (3.97%) Ubuntu
11 4 (3.17%) Debian
11 4 (3.17%) Windows 10
12 3 (2.38%) Android
12 3 (2.38%) Apple iOS
12 3 (2.38%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (30.95%) ITIL
2 21 (16.67%) Change Management
3 13 (10.32%) Cybersecurity
3 13 (10.32%) Penetration Testing
4 12 (9.52%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 11 (8.73%) Information Security
5 11 (8.73%) SIEM
5 11 (8.73%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 10 (7.94%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (7.94%) Migration
7 9 (7.14%) Service Management
8 8 (6.35%) Load Balancing
9 7 (5.56%) Email Filtering
9 7 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
9 7 (5.56%) Time Management
10 6 (4.76%) Project Management
11 5 (3.97%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (3.97%) Mentoring
11 5 (3.97%) Performance Monitoring
11 5 (3.97%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 21 (16.67%) SQL
2 14 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 5 (3.97%) C
4 4 (3.17%) Python
5 3 (2.38%) Java
5 3 (2.38%) Perl
5 3 (2.38%) PHP
5 3 (2.38%) Ruby
6 1 (0.79%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (21.43%) MCSE
3 17 (13.49%) CCNA
3 17 (13.49%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (9.52%) MCP
5 10 (7.94%) Degree
5 10 (7.94%) MCSA
5 10 (7.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (3.97%) MCTS
7 4 (3.17%) NCDA
8 3 (2.38%) RHCT
9 2 (1.59%) CCA
9 2 (1.59%) CEH
9 2 (1.59%) CISSP
9 2 (1.59%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (1.59%) MCDST
10 1 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.79%) MCITP
10 1 (0.79%) NCIE
10 1 (0.79%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.73%) SLA
2 4 (3.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.59%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 94 (74.60%) Active Directory
2 31 (24.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (19.84%) Hyper-V
4 12 (9.52%) vSphere
5 9 (7.14%) XenApp
6 6 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (4.76%) Xen
7 4 (3.17%) VMware ESX
8 3 (2.38%) Terminal Services
8 3 (2.38%) XenDesktop
9 2 (1.59%) Docker
9 2 (1.59%) vCloud
10 1 (0.79%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.79%) iptables
10 1 (0.79%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.79%) KVM
10 1 (0.79%) NDS
10 1 (0.79%) NFS
10 1 (0.79%) oVirt
10 1 (0.79%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 11 (8.73%) SCCM
2 7 (5.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 6 (4.76%) WSUS
4 5 (3.97%) AirWatch
4 5 (3.97%) Nagios
4 5 (3.97%) Puppet
4 5 (3.97%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 4 (3.17%) Backup Exec
5 4 (3.17%) McAfee ePO
5 4 (3.17%) SCVMM
6 3 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (2.38%) SCOM
7 2 (1.59%) Ansible
7 2 (1.59%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (1.59%) XenMobile
8 1 (0.79%) Cacti
8 1 (0.79%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (0.79%) Nessus
8 1 (0.79%) NetIQ Identity Manager
8 1 (0.79%) SmokePing
Vendors
1 62 (49.21%) VMware
2 52 (41.27%) Microsoft
3 26 (20.63%) Cisco
4 21 (16.67%) Citrix
5 20 (15.87%) Veeam
6 17 (13.49%) HP
6 17 (13.49%) Intel Security
7 13 (10.32%) CheckPoint
7 13 (10.32%) Juniper
8 11 (8.73%) Dell
8 11 (8.73%) IBM
9 10 (7.94%) Symantec
10 8 (6.35%) NetApp
10 8 (6.35%) Oracle
11 7 (5.56%) F5
11 7 (5.56%) MobileIron
11 7 (5.56%) Nimble Storage
11 7 (5.56%) Proofpoint
11 7 (5.56%) SYSPRO
12 6 (4.76%) Forcepoint
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Salary: £45,000 per annum + Benefits + On Call Allowance
Posted: 3 hours ago
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
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Salary: £60000 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £23000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 to £90,000 Plus Benefits
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Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Outstanding benefits package
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FT Select
Salary: From £25,000 to £34,000 per annum plus on call and benefits
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Salary: £45k + 5% benefits
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Freshfields
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
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Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £30000 per annum
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Salary: From £18,000 to £30,000 per annum
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