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 1 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Domain Name System (DNS)
North West / Manchester
Rank 110 123 105
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -18
Permanent jobs citing DNS 92 56 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.44% 1.68% 2.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.23% 11.27% 15.21%
Number of salaries quoted 78 45 77
Median salary £35,000 £28,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,300 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,878
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.68%

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
534 497 618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 14.18% 14.94% 15.75%
Number of salaries quoted 408 432 495
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £21,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £58,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 1 March 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 1 March 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 +8 18 £40,000 +60.00% 2
Bury +1 9 £30,000 -29.41%
Bolton -9 6 £35,000 +40.00% 1
Altrincham - 5 £27,000 -
Stockport +7 4 £28,000 -37.77% 1
Wigan - 2 £21,750 - 1
Salford -8 1 £32,500 +62.50% 1
DNS
North West

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 March 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.

1 160 (68.38%) Active Directory
2 139 (59.40%) DHCP
3 116 (49.57%) Firewall
4 113 (48.29%) Windows
5 109 (46.58%) VMware
6 87 (37.18%) Windows Server
7 84 (35.90%) Cisco
8 77 (32.91%) Windows Server 2008
9 75 (32.05%) Microsoft
10 69 (29.49%) LAN
10 69 (29.49%) WAN
11 62 (26.50%) SQL
12 60 (25.64%) Cisco Certification
12 60 (25.64%) VMware Infrastructure
13 56 (23.93%) Internet
14 53 (22.65%) ITIL
15 52 (22.22%) CCNP
16 50 (21.37%) TCP/IP
16 50 (21.37%) VLAN
16 50 (21.37%) Windows Server 2012
17 42 (17.95%) MS Excel
17 42 (17.95%) Data Centre
18 41 (17.52%) MS Exchange
19 37 (15.81%) PowerShell
20 36 (15.38%) MPLS
21 35 (14.96%) Hyper-V
22 34 (14.53%) PCI DSS
22 34 (14.53%) Nagios
22 34 (14.53%) Linux
22 34 (14.53%) Agile Software Development

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 41 (17.52%) MS Exchange
2 28 (11.97%) IIS
3 18 (7.69%) SharePoint
4 13 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (3.85%) Elasticsearch
6 9 (3.85%) SharePoint 2013
7 8 (3.42%) Apache
8 7 (2.99%) nginx
9 3 (1.28%) JBoss
9 3 (1.28%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.43%) DNN
Applications
1 42 (17.95%) MS Excel
2 21 (8.97%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 24 (10.26%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (8.97%) Office 365
3 11 (4.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (4.27%) Amazon EC2
4 10 (4.27%) Amazon S3
5 4 (1.71%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 1 (0.43%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.43%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.43%) IaaS
6 1 (0.43%) PaaS
6 1 (0.43%) SaaS
6 1 (0.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 139 (59.40%) DHCP
2 116 (49.57%) Firewall
3 69 (29.49%) LAN
3 69 (29.49%) WAN
4 56 (23.93%) Internet
5 50 (21.37%) TCP/IP
5 50 (21.37%) VLAN
6 36 (15.38%) MPLS
7 33 (14.10%) BGP
7 33 (14.10%) Network Security
8 31 (13.25%) VPN
9 28 (11.97%) VoIP
9 28 (11.97%) Wi-Fi
10 26 (11.11%) SAN
10 26 (11.11%) Wireless
10 26 (11.11%) WLAN
11 22 (9.40%) Broadband
11 22 (9.40%) Ethernet
11 22 (9.40%) OSPF
11 22 (9.40%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (14.10%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (4.70%) MySQL
4 10 (4.27%) NoSQL
5 9 (3.85%) Amazon Redshift
5 9 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (1.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (1.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.28%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.85%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.43%) Amazon RDS
9 1 (0.43%) Big Data
9 1 (0.43%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.43%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 13 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 9 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (3.42%) InstallShield
3 8 (3.42%) MSI
4 5 (2.14%) Jenkins
5 4 (1.71%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (1.71%) TeamCity
6 3 (1.28%) Bitbucket
6 3 (1.28%) Mercurial
6 3 (1.28%) Vagrant
7 2 (0.85%) Maven
8 1 (0.43%) Ant
8 1 (0.43%) NUnit
8 1 (0.43%) QUnit
8 1 (0.43%) Selenium
General
1 31 (13.25%) Finance
2 14 (5.98%) Telecoms
3 6 (2.56%) Legal
4 3 (1.28%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.43%) Games
Job Titles
1 48 (20.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 41 (17.52%) Network Engineer
3 27 (11.54%) Analyst
4 21 (8.97%) IT Support
4 21 (8.97%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 21 (8.97%) Support Engineer
5 20 (8.55%) Support Analyst
6 17 (7.26%) VMware Engineer
7 16 (6.84%) 3rd Line Support
8 15 (6.41%) Administrator
8 15 (6.41%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 14 (5.98%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
9 14 (5.98%) Server Engineer
10 13 (5.56%) Infrastructure Support
11 12 (5.13%) 2nd Line Support
11 12 (5.13%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
11 12 (5.13%) Senior Server Engineer
11 12 (5.13%) Senior VMware Engineer
12 11 (4.70%) Support Technician
13 10 (4.27%) Network Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (5.98%) Web Services
2 11 (4.70%) HTML
3 4 (1.71%) CSS
3 4 (1.71%) jQuery
4 3 (1.28%) LAMP
4 3 (1.28%) Middleware
4 3 (1.28%) XHTML
4 3 (1.28%) XML
5 2 (0.85%) .NET
6 1 (0.43%) Ajax
6 1 (0.43%) CSS3
6 1 (0.43%) FFmpeg
6 1 (0.43%) HTML5
6 1 (0.43%) REST
6 1 (0.43%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 42 (17.95%) Data Centre
2 33 (14.10%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (6.41%) NHS
4 12 (5.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 11 (4.70%) Clustering
6 8 (3.42%) Video Conferencing
7 7 (2.99%) Driving Licence
8 6 (2.56%) Management Information System
9 5 (2.14%) Mobile Computing
9 5 (2.14%) Replication
10 4 (1.71%) Digital Media
10 4 (1.71%) iPad
11 3 (1.28%) Fat Client
11 3 (1.28%) New Media
11 3 (1.28%) RSA SecurID
11 3 (1.28%) Thin Client
11 3 (1.28%) W3C
12 2 (0.85%) CMDB
13 1 (0.43%) Blog
13 1 (0.43%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 113 (48.29%) Windows
2 87 (37.18%) Windows Server
3 77 (32.91%) Windows Server 2008
4 50 (21.37%) Windows Server 2012
5 34 (14.53%) Linux
6 28 (11.97%) Windows 7
7 19 (8.12%) Windows Server 2003
8 17 (7.26%) Windows 8
9 13 (5.56%) Unix
10 11 (4.70%) Ubuntu
11 10 (4.27%) CentOS
11 10 (4.27%) Windows 10
12 7 (2.99%) Debian
13 5 (2.14%) AIX
13 5 (2.14%) Solaris
14 3 (1.28%) Windows Mobile
15 2 (0.85%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.85%) Windows XP
16 1 (0.43%) Apple iOS
16 1 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (22.65%) ITIL
2 34 (14.53%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (12.39%) Network Management
4 28 (11.97%) Service Management
5 23 (9.83%) Configuration Management
5 23 (9.83%) Network Design
6 19 (8.12%) Change Management
7 16 (6.84%) Business Intelligence
7 16 (6.84%) High Availability
8 15 (6.41%) Migration
9 14 (5.98%) Load Balancing
9 14 (5.98%) Security Management
10 13 (5.56%) DevOps
11 12 (5.13%) Scrum
12 11 (4.70%) PRINCE2
13 10 (4.27%) Disaster Recovery
13 10 (4.27%) E-Commerce
13 10 (4.27%) ITSM
13 10 (4.27%) Network Planning
14 9 (3.85%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 62 (26.50%) SQL
2 37 (15.81%) PowerShell
3 29 (12.39%) PHP
4 20 (8.55%) Perl
4 20 (8.55%) Python
5 10 (4.27%) JavaScript
6 5 (2.14%) Bash Shell
6 5 (2.14%) Java
7 1 (0.43%) C#
7 1 (0.43%) R
7 1 (0.43%) Ruby
7 1 (0.43%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.43%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 60 (25.64%) Cisco Certification
2 52 (22.22%) CCNP
3 32 (13.68%) Microsoft Certification
4 19 (8.12%) CCNA
4 19 (8.12%) MCSE
5 13 (5.56%) JNCIP
6 12 (5.13%) CCIE
6 12 (5.13%) MCP
7 8 (3.42%) BC Cleared
7 8 (3.42%) Security Cleared
8 7 (2.99%) MCITP
9 6 (2.56%) MCSA
10 5 (2.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (1.71%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (1.71%) MCTS
12 3 (1.28%) CCAA
12 3 (1.28%) Citrix Certification
13 1 (0.43%) Degree
13 1 (0.43%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (14.53%) PCI DSS
2 20 (8.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.28%) PMO
3 3 (1.28%) QA
4 2 (0.85%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (0.85%) SLA
5 1 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 160 (68.38%) Active Directory
2 60 (25.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (14.96%) Hyper-V
4 31 (13.25%) VMware ESXi
5 12 (5.13%) VMware Server
6 11 (4.70%) Terminal Services
7 9 (3.85%) VMware ESX
8 8 (3.42%) Microsoft App-V
8 8 (3.42%) Postfix
8 8 (3.42%) vSphere
9 7 (2.99%) qmail
10 6 (2.56%) XenApp
11 3 (1.28%) KVM
11 3 (1.28%) VirtualBox
12 2 (0.85%) NFS
13 1 (0.43%) BitLocker
13 1 (0.43%) Docker
13 1 (0.43%) Firmware
13 1 (0.43%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 1 (0.43%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 34 (14.53%) Nagios
2 27 (11.54%) SCCM
3 20 (8.55%) Puppet
3 20 (8.55%) SCOM
4 19 (8.12%) OpenNMS
5 18 (7.69%) WSUS
6 17 (7.26%) SCOrch
7 16 (6.84%) RANCID
8 10 (4.27%) Cacti
9 9 (3.85%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 9 (3.85%) HP SIM
10 5 (2.14%) AirWatch
11 4 (1.71%) Opscode Chef
12 3 (1.28%) MAILsweeper
12 3 (1.28%) McAfee ePO
12 3 (1.28%) NetBackup
13 2 (0.85%) Ansible
14 1 (0.43%) Graylog
14 1 (0.43%) HAProxy
14 1 (0.43%) Icinga
Vendors
1 109 (46.58%) VMware
2 84 (35.90%) Cisco
3 75 (32.05%) Microsoft
4 32 (13.68%) Juniper
5 26 (11.11%) Citrix
6 21 (8.97%) Ericsson
6 21 (8.97%) HP
6 21 (8.97%) Huawei
7 16 (6.84%) F5
8 15 (6.41%) CheckPoint
9 13 (5.56%) Veeam
10 12 (5.13%) Fortinet
11 11 (4.70%) NetApp
12 10 (4.27%) Avaya
12 10 (4.27%) Intel Security
13 9 (3.85%) Brocade
13 9 (3.85%) Foundry
13 9 (3.85%) SonicWALL
13 9 (3.85%) ZyXEL
14 8 (3.42%) Meraki
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Heywood, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Oldham
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £24000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Morson International
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + Pension Health
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
UKFast
Salary: From £18,000 to £26,000 per annum depending on experience.
Posted: 6 days ago
Salford, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + training
Posted: 5 days ago
Wigan
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
University Of Manchester
Salary: From £39,324 to £48,327 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Manchester
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Greater Manchester
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £45000 - £53000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: Competitive salary & Excellent benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Rochdale, Lancashire
Zen Internet Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + on call allowance + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
iKas international
Salary: £25,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 16 days ago