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

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 103 92 125
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +33
Permanent jobs citing DNS 74 101 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.15% 2.84% 1.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.51% 16.97% 12.07%
Number of salaries quoted 62 80 56
Median salary £35,000 £32,500 £32,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -0.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,950 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £48,750
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
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
510 595 580
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 14.79% 16.72% 14.47%
Number of salaries quoted 441 474 455
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 3 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 3 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 +15 8 £22,000 -32.30%
Bury - 5 £35,500 - 2
Stockport +3 3 £27,500 +5.76%
Altrincham - 3 £32,000 -
Rochdale +2 1 £25,000 -37.50%
Heywood - 1 £24,000 -
DNS
North West

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 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.

1 107 (79.26%) Windows
2 105 (77.78%) DHCP
3 94 (69.63%) Active Directory
4 77 (57.04%) Windows Server
5 61 (45.19%) VMware
6 58 (42.96%) MS Exchange
7 51 (37.78%) Microsoft
8 49 (36.30%) Firewall
9 45 (33.33%) TCP/IP
9 45 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
10 37 (27.41%) Microsoft Certification
11 35 (25.93%) ITIL
11 35 (25.93%) MS Excel
12 31 (22.96%) MCSE
13 30 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
13 30 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
14 26 (19.26%) Exchange Server 2010
15 24 (17.78%) SQL Server
15 24 (17.78%) VPN
16 23 (17.04%) Cisco
16 23 (17.04%) HP
17 22 (16.30%) LAN
18 21 (15.56%) VLAN
18 21 (15.56%) Exchange Server 2007
19 20 (14.81%) WAN
19 20 (14.81%) SQL
19 20 (14.81%) Linux
19 20 (14.81%) Citrix
19 20 (14.81%) Hyper-V
20 19 (14.07%) Veeam

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 58 (42.96%) MS Exchange
2 26 (19.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 21 (15.56%) Exchange Server 2007
4 17 (12.59%) Skype for Business
5 16 (11.85%) Exchange Server 2013
6 15 (11.11%) SharePoint
7 11 (8.15%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
8 10 (7.41%) SharePoint 2013
9 9 (6.67%) IIS
10 6 (4.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 4 (2.96%) Apache
11 4 (2.96%) IBM Notes
11 4 (2.96%) OpenStack
11 4 (2.96%) Tomcat
12 3 (2.22%) Oracle Coherence
13 1 (0.74%) Exchange Server 2003
13 1 (0.74%) nginx
13 1 (0.74%) Node.js
Applications
1 35 (25.93%) MS Excel
2 15 (11.11%) MS Office
3 1 (0.74%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.22%) Infor M3
2 1 (0.74%) Infor SunSystems
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (5.19%) Office 365
3 3 (2.22%) Google Apps
3 3 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 105 (77.78%) DHCP
2 49 (36.30%) Firewall
3 45 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 24 (17.78%) VPN
5 22 (16.30%) LAN
6 21 (15.56%) VLAN
7 20 (14.81%) WAN
8 19 (14.07%) SAN
9 17 (12.59%) Network Security
10 13 (9.63%) Internet
11 11 (8.15%) Wireless
12 10 (7.41%) Junos
12 10 (7.41%) MPLS
13 8 (5.93%) FTP
13 8 (5.93%) HTTPS
13 8 (5.93%) SNMP
13 8 (5.93%) VoIP
14 5 (3.70%) Ethernet
15 4 (2.96%) SMTP
15 4 (2.96%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (17.78%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.93%) MySQL
3 2 (1.48%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.48%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.74%) MariaDB
4 1 (0.74%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.74%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.74%) Git (software)
General
1 13 (9.63%) Law
2 10 (7.41%) Finance
2 10 (7.41%) Legal
3 5 (3.70%) Manufacturing
3 5 (3.70%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.48%) Banking
5 1 (0.74%) Marketing
5 1 (0.74%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (21.48%) Analyst
2 24 (17.78%) IT Support
3 19 (14.07%) Support Engineer
4 18 (13.33%) Support Analyst
5 17 (12.59%) Infrastructure Support
6 16 (11.85%) 2nd Line Support
6 16 (11.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 15 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
8 14 (10.37%) IT Engineer
9 13 (9.63%) Desktop Analyst
10 12 (8.89%) Desktop Support
10 12 (8.89%) Server Support
11 11 (8.15%) Desktop Support Analyst
11 11 (8.15%) Infrastructure Specialist
11 11 (8.15%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
11 11 (8.15%) IT Support Engineer
11 11 (8.15%) Support Specialist
12 10 (7.41%) IT Analyst
12 10 (7.41%) IT Technician
12 10 (7.41%) Storage Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.93%) LAMP
2 6 (4.44%) Web Services
3 3 (2.22%) WAP
3 3 (2.22%) XML
4 1 (0.74%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.74%) Celery
4 1 (0.74%) COM
4 1 (0.74%) Django
4 1 (0.74%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (0.74%) Middleware
4 1 (0.74%) ODBC
4 1 (0.74%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.41%) Data Centre
2 8 (5.93%) Driving Licence
3 7 (5.19%) Blackberry
3 7 (5.19%) Client/Server
4 5 (3.70%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.96%) EqualLogic
5 4 (2.96%) Fat Client
5 4 (2.96%) HP StoreVirtual
5 4 (2.96%) iPad
5 4 (2.96%) Thin Client
6 3 (2.22%) AS400
6 3 (2.22%) iSeries
6 3 (2.22%) Mobile Computing
7 2 (1.48%) Clustering
7 2 (1.48%) CMDB
7 2 (1.48%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.48%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (1.48%) Handset
7 2 (1.48%) Statistics
7 2 (1.48%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 107 (79.26%) Windows
2 77 (57.04%) Windows Server
3 45 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 30 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (14.81%) Linux
6 18 (13.33%) Windows 7
7 14 (10.37%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (5.93%) Unix
8 8 (5.93%) Windows XP
9 6 (4.44%) Debian
10 5 (3.70%) CentOS
10 5 (3.70%) Data ONTAP
10 5 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 5 (3.70%) Ubuntu
10 5 (3.70%) Windows 8
11 3 (2.22%) AIX
11 3 (2.22%) Android
11 3 (2.22%) Apple iOS
11 3 (2.22%) SUSE
11 3 (2.22%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (25.93%) ITIL
2 19 (14.07%) Change Management
3 13 (9.63%) Time Management
4 12 (8.89%) Disaster Recovery
5 11 (8.15%) Cybersecurity
5 11 (8.15%) Information Security
5 11 (8.15%) Penetration Testing
5 11 (8.15%) Service Management
6 10 (7.41%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 9 (6.67%) Migration
7 9 (6.67%) SIEM
7 9 (6.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 8 (5.93%) High Availability
8 8 (5.93%) Load Balancing
9 7 (5.19%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (4.44%) Configuration Management
10 6 (4.44%) Email Filtering
10 6 (4.44%) Kalman Filter
10 6 (4.44%) Project Management
10 6 (4.44%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (14.81%) SQL
2 10 (7.41%) PowerShell
3 6 (4.44%) Python
3 6 (4.44%) T-SQL
4 5 (3.70%) C
4 5 (3.70%) Perl
4 5 (3.70%) PHP
4 5 (3.70%) Ruby
5 3 (2.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 37 (27.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (22.96%) MCSE
3 17 (12.59%) CCNA
3 17 (12.59%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (8.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 10 (7.41%) MCP
6 9 (6.67%) MCSA
7 8 (5.93%) Degree
8 5 (3.70%) MCTS
9 4 (2.96%) NCDA
10 3 (2.22%) CCA
10 3 (2.22%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (2.22%) RHCT
11 2 (1.48%) CEH
11 2 (1.48%) CISSP
11 2 (1.48%) MCDST
12 1 (0.74%) MCITP
12 1 (0.74%) NCIE
12 1 (0.74%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (7.41%) SLA
2 4 (2.96%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 94 (69.63%) Active Directory
2 30 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (14.81%) Hyper-V
4 12 (8.89%) vSphere
5 8 (5.93%) XenApp
6 6 (4.44%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (4.44%) Xen
7 5 (3.70%) VMware ESX
8 4 (2.96%) Terminal Services
8 4 (2.96%) XenDesktop
9 2 (1.48%) vCloud
10 1 (0.74%) iptables
10 1 (0.74%) KVM
10 1 (0.74%) NDS
10 1 (0.74%) NetIQ eDirectory
10 1 (0.74%) NFS
10 1 (0.74%) oVirt
10 1 (0.74%) Postfix
10 1 (0.74%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 11 (8.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 10 (7.41%) SCCM
3 7 (5.19%) Puppet
4 5 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (3.70%) SCOM
4 5 (3.70%) WSUS
5 4 (2.96%) McAfee ePO
5 4 (2.96%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 3 (2.22%) AirWatch
6 3 (2.22%) Backup Exec
6 3 (2.22%) SCVMM
6 3 (2.22%) XenMobile
7 2 (1.48%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.74%) Cacti
8 1 (0.74%) Nagios
8 1 (0.74%) Nessus
8 1 (0.74%) NetIQ Identity Manager
8 1 (0.74%) Proventia
8 1 (0.74%) SmokePing
8 1 (0.74%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 61 (45.19%) VMware
2 51 (37.78%) Microsoft
3 23 (17.04%) Cisco
3 23 (17.04%) HP
4 20 (14.81%) Citrix
5 19 (14.07%) Veeam
6 15 (11.11%) Dell
6 15 (11.11%) Intel Security
6 15 (11.11%) Oracle
7 14 (10.37%) IBM
8 12 (8.89%) Juniper
9 11 (8.15%) CheckPoint
10 9 (6.67%) Apple
10 9 (6.67%) NetApp
10 9 (6.67%) Symantec
11 7 (5.19%) F5
11 7 (5.19%) MobileIron
11 7 (5.19%) Nimble Storage
11 7 (5.19%) Red Hat
11 7 (5.19%) SYSPRO
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Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £25,000 to £34,000 per annum plus on call and benefits
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Bury, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Wigan, Lancashire
Intech 7
Salary: From £38,000 to £40,000 per annum excellent benefits
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Salford, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum plus on call, bonus and excellent benefits
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Bury, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £22511 per annum
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