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

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 100 94 116
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +22
Permanent jobs citing DNS 109 103 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 2.87% 2.67% 2.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.06% 18.90% 14.94%
Number of salaries quoted 93 84 67
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 £32,500 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £44,250 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
572 545 549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 15.08% 14.13% 13.53%
Number of salaries quoted 503 420 470
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,000 £60,000
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 26 September 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 September 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 +6 29 £55,000 +107.54% 3
Bolton -5 5 £27,000 -28.00% 1
Salford - 4 £32,500 - 1
Bury - 3 £27,000 -
Stockport -5 1 £33,500 +11.66% 1
Wigan - 1 £35,000 -
DNS
North West

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 140 (73.30%) Active Directory
2 120 (62.83%) Windows
3 116 (60.73%) DHCP
4 103 (53.93%) Firewall
5 102 (53.40%) Windows Server
6 90 (47.12%) VMware
7 82 (42.93%) Microsoft
8 70 (36.65%) Cisco
9 65 (34.03%) SQL
10 63 (32.98%) ITIL
11 59 (30.89%) Windows Server 2008
12 55 (28.80%) Internet
13 52 (27.23%) WAN
14 49 (25.65%) Windows Server 2012
15 48 (25.13%) MS Exchange
16 47 (24.61%) VLAN
17 46 (24.08%) VMware Infrastructure
18 45 (23.56%) PowerShell
19 44 (23.04%) Linux
20 43 (22.51%) SCOM
21 40 (20.94%) LAN
22 39 (20.42%) MS Excel
22 39 (20.42%) Juniper
23 38 (19.90%) TCP/IP
23 38 (19.90%) VPN
24 37 (19.37%) Telecoms
25 35 (18.32%) Cisco Certification
25 35 (18.32%) Hyper-V
26 34 (17.80%) Exchange Server 2010
27 31 (16.23%) IIS

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 48 (25.13%) MS Exchange
2 34 (17.80%) Exchange Server 2010
3 31 (16.23%) IIS
4 18 (9.42%) Exchange Server 2007
5 16 (8.38%) SharePoint
6 14 (7.33%) Exchange Server 2013
7 10 (5.24%) Elasticsearch
7 10 (5.24%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (2.09%) CMS
8 4 (2.09%) IBM Notes
9 3 (1.57%) Apache
9 3 (1.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (1.57%) JBoss
10 2 (1.05%) nginx
11 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.52%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.52%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.52%) WordPress
Applications
1 39 (20.42%) MS Excel
2 12 (6.28%) MS Office
3 1 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.09%) Infor M3
2 1 (0.52%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 14 (7.33%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (6.28%) Office 365
3 10 (5.24%) Amazon EC2
3 10 (5.24%) Amazon S3
4 3 (1.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.57%) SaaS
5 2 (1.05%) Amazon ELB
5 2 (1.05%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 2 (1.05%) Route 53
5 2 (1.05%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.52%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.52%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 116 (60.73%) DHCP
2 103 (53.93%) Firewall
3 55 (28.80%) Internet
4 52 (27.23%) WAN
5 47 (24.61%) VLAN
6 40 (20.94%) LAN
7 38 (19.90%) TCP/IP
7 38 (19.90%) VPN
8 28 (14.66%) VoIP
9 27 (14.14%) MPLS
9 27 (14.14%) SNMP
10 24 (12.57%) SAN
11 23 (12.04%) Network Security
12 20 (10.47%) BGP
12 20 (10.47%) OSPF
12 20 (10.47%) Wi-Fi
13 19 (9.95%) Ethernet
14 18 (9.42%) Junos
15 16 (8.38%) IPv6
16 15 (7.85%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (12.04%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.28%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (5.76%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (5.76%) NoSQL
4 10 (5.24%) Amazon Redshift
5 6 (3.14%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (3.14%) Relational Database
6 5 (2.62%) MySQL
7 4 (2.09%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.05%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (1.05%) Data Mining
8 2 (1.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.52%) MariaDB
9 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 15 (7.85%) Git (software)
2 10 (5.24%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 37 (19.37%) Telecoms
2 12 (6.28%) Manufacturing
3 10 (5.24%) Finance
4 7 (3.66%) Law
5 3 (1.57%) Electronics
5 3 (1.57%) Legal
5 3 (1.57%) Retail
6 2 (1.05%) Publishing
7 1 (0.52%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 39 (20.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 28 (14.66%) Support Engineer
3 21 (10.99%) Network Engineer
4 18 (9.42%) Administrator
4 18 (9.42%) IT Support
5 16 (8.38%) Analyst
5 16 (8.38%) IT Engineer
6 15 (7.85%) IT Support Engineer
6 15 (7.85%) Monitoring Engineer
6 15 (7.85%) VMware Engineer
7 14 (7.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 12 (6.28%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
9 11 (5.76%) Designer
9 11 (5.76%) Exchange Engineer
9 11 (5.76%) Server Engineer
10 10 (5.24%) Lead Designer
10 10 (5.24%) Security Specialist
10 10 (5.24%) Senior DBA
10 10 (5.24%) Senior SQL DBA
10 10 (5.24%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.09%) .NET
1 4 (2.09%) REST
1 4 (2.09%) SOAP
1 4 (2.09%) WAP
2 3 (1.57%) ELK Stack
3 1 (0.52%) Celery
3 1 (0.52%) COM
3 1 (0.52%) Django
3 1 (0.52%) EDI
3 1 (0.52%) LAMP
3 1 (0.52%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (0.52%) Middleware
3 1 (0.52%) Node.js
3 1 (0.52%) ODBC
3 1 (0.52%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (0.52%) XML
3 1 (0.52%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 23 (12.04%) Data Centre
2 15 (7.85%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (5.76%) Clustering
4 10 (5.24%) NHS
5 8 (4.19%) Replication
6 7 (3.66%) PKI
7 5 (2.62%) iPad
7 5 (2.62%) Management Information System
7 5 (2.62%) Video Conferencing
8 4 (2.09%) AS400
8 4 (2.09%) Driving Licence
8 4 (2.09%) iSeries
9 3 (1.57%) Blackberry
9 3 (1.57%) Mobile Computing
10 2 (1.05%) Client/Server
10 2 (1.05%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 2 (1.05%) EMC VNX
10 2 (1.05%) IVR
10 2 (1.05%) Statistics
11 1 (0.52%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 120 (62.83%) Windows
2 102 (53.40%) Windows Server
3 59 (30.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 49 (25.65%) Windows Server 2012
5 44 (23.04%) Linux
6 29 (15.18%) Windows Server 2003
7 22 (11.52%) Unix
8 18 (9.42%) Windows 7
9 10 (5.24%) AIX
9 10 (5.24%) Windows 8
10 8 (4.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (2.62%) Solaris
11 5 (2.62%) Windows 10
12 4 (2.09%) Oracle Linux
13 3 (1.57%) CentOS
14 2 (1.05%) Android
14 2 (1.05%) Apple iOS
14 2 (1.05%) Debian
14 2 (1.05%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.52%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (32.98%) ITIL
2 30 (15.71%) Network Management
3 29 (15.18%) Service Management
4 25 (13.09%) Business Intelligence
5 20 (10.47%) Configuration Management
6 16 (8.38%) Change Management
7 15 (7.85%) Load Balancing
8 14 (7.33%) Agile Software Development
9 12 (6.28%) DevOps
9 12 (6.28%) Disaster Recovery
9 12 (6.28%) Network Design
9 12 (6.28%) Network Planning
9 12 (6.28%) PRINCE2
10 11 (5.76%) Cybersecurity
10 11 (5.76%) Project Management
10 11 (5.76%) Software Engineering
11 10 (5.24%) Information Security
11 10 (5.24%) Penetration Testing
11 10 (5.24%) Scrum
11 10 (5.24%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (34.03%) SQL
2 45 (23.56%) PowerShell
3 20 (10.47%) PHP
4 19 (9.95%) Perl
5 16 (8.38%) Python
6 7 (3.66%) Java
7 4 (2.09%) C#
7 4 (2.09%) Shell Script
8 3 (1.57%) JavaScript
9 2 (1.05%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.52%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 35 (18.32%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (15.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (11.52%) CCNP
4 19 (9.95%) CCNA
5 17 (8.90%) MCSE
6 11 (5.76%) MCSA
7 8 (4.19%) Degree
7 8 (4.19%) JNCIP
7 8 (4.19%) MCP
8 7 (3.66%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (2.09%) RHCSA
10 3 (1.57%) CISSP
10 3 (1.57%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 3 (1.57%) PMI Certification
10 3 (1.57%) PMP
11 2 (1.05%) CEH
11 2 (1.05%) DBS Check
11 2 (1.05%) MCITP
11 2 (1.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.52%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (12.57%) PCI DSS
2 20 (10.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (3.14%) SLA
System Software
1 140 (73.30%) Active Directory
2 46 (24.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (18.32%) Hyper-V
4 24 (12.57%) vSphere
5 18 (9.42%) VMware ESXi
6 16 (8.38%) XenApp
7 12 (6.28%) VMware ESX
8 6 (3.14%) Forefront TMG
8 6 (3.14%) XenDesktop
9 5 (2.62%) ISA Server
10 4 (2.09%) vCloud
10 4 (2.09%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 4 (2.09%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 3 (1.57%) NFS
11 3 (1.57%) Xen
12 2 (1.05%) Docker
13 1 (0.52%) iptables
13 1 (0.52%) KVM
13 1 (0.52%) oVirt
13 1 (0.52%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 43 (22.51%) SCOM
2 29 (15.18%) Nagios
3 25 (13.09%) SCCM
4 23 (12.04%) Puppet
5 20 (10.47%) OpenNMS
6 18 (9.42%) RANCID
7 15 (7.85%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 15 (7.85%) HP SIM
7 15 (7.85%) SCOrch
8 10 (5.24%) AirWatch
8 10 (5.24%) WSUS
9 9 (4.71%) Cacti
10 6 (3.14%) Backup Exec
10 6 (3.14%) NetBackup
11 4 (2.09%) Failover Clustering
11 4 (2.09%) McAfee ePO
11 4 (2.09%) PowerCLI
11 4 (2.09%) Red Hat Spacewalk
11 4 (2.09%) SCVMM
11 4 (2.09%) vRealize
Vendors
1 90 (47.12%) VMware
2 82 (42.93%) Microsoft
3 70 (36.65%) Cisco
4 39 (20.42%) Juniper
5 26 (13.61%) HP
6 21 (10.99%) Citrix
7 20 (10.47%) Brocade
7 20 (10.47%) Ericsson
7 20 (10.47%) Foundry
7 20 (10.47%) Huawei
7 20 (10.47%) ZyXEL
8 18 (9.42%) Veeam
9 16 (8.38%) Intel Security
10 12 (6.28%) Dell
11 11 (5.76%) CheckPoint
12 9 (4.71%) Nimble Storage
13 8 (4.19%) Oracle
13 8 (4.19%) Red Hat
14 7 (3.66%) Forcepoint
14 7 (3.66%) NetApp
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