The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Domain Name System (DNS)
North West / Merseyside
Rank 52 52 53
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing DNS 19 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 3.14% 2.27% 1.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.84% 12.63% 13.21%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 7
Median salary £44,000 £36,018 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+22.16% +33.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,400 £17,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £41,900 £35,400
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Merseyside region.

Communications & Networking Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
87 95 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 14.36% 17.96% 11.57%
Number of salaries quoted 63 62 41
Median salary £44,000 £40,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,800 £21,300
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of job ads across the Merseyside region citing DNS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

DNS
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DNS across the Merseyside region.

DNS Salary Trend in Merseyside

DNS
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

DNS Salary Histogram in Merseyside

DNS
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 20 January 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
Liverpool +8 19 £44,000 +151.42% 2
DNS
North West

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for DNS.

1 41 (80.39%) DHCP
2 38 (74.51%) Active Directory
3 25 (49.02%) Firewall
3 25 (49.02%) Windows
4 24 (47.06%) VPN
5 23 (45.10%) WAN
5 23 (45.10%) ITIL
6 22 (43.14%) WLAN
6 22 (43.14%) Microsoft
7 20 (39.22%) Service Management
8 19 (37.25%) PRINCE2
8 19 (37.25%) VLAN
8 19 (37.25%) Video Conferencing
9 18 (35.29%) VMware
9 18 (35.29%) Cisco
9 18 (35.29%) Windows Server
10 17 (33.33%) Data Centre
10 17 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
11 16 (31.37%) NHS
11 16 (31.37%) IIS
11 16 (31.37%) CCNA
11 16 (31.37%) Intrusion Detection
11 16 (31.37%) Network Security
12 15 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
12 15 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
12 15 (29.41%) SQL Server
12 15 (29.41%) LAN
12 15 (29.41%) AirWatch
13 14 (27.45%) Internet
13 14 (27.45%) Load Balancing

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 16 (31.37%) IIS
2 11 (21.57%) Apache
2 11 (21.57%) BizTalk Server
2 11 (21.57%) JBoss
2 11 (21.57%) Tomcat
3 4 (7.84%) MS Exchange
4 3 (5.88%) Skype for Business
5 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (3.92%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (1.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 7 (13.73%) MS Office
2 4 (7.84%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (25.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (21.57%) IaaS
3 11 (21.57%) PaaS
3 11 (21.57%) SaaS
4 6 (11.76%) Office 365
5 4 (7.84%) G Suite
6 2 (3.92%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 41 (80.39%) DHCP
2 25 (49.02%) Firewall
3 24 (47.06%) VPN
4 23 (45.10%) WAN
5 22 (43.14%) WLAN
6 19 (37.25%) VLAN
7 16 (31.37%) Intrusion Detection
7 16 (31.37%) Network Security
8 15 (29.41%) LAN
9 14 (27.45%) Internet
10 11 (21.57%) SAN
10 11 (21.57%) VoIP
11 6 (11.76%) Cisco ASA
12 5 (9.80%) DMVPN
12 5 (9.80%) IPsec
12 5 (9.80%) ISDN
12 5 (9.80%) PSTN
13 4 (7.84%) 802.11
13 4 (7.84%) SSL
14 3 (5.88%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (29.41%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (21.57%) Banking
2 1 (1.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (21.57%) Architect
1 11 (21.57%) Cloud Architect
1 11 (21.57%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
1 11 (21.57%) Infrastructure Architect
2 8 (15.69%) Network Security Manager
2 8 (15.69%) Security Manager
3 6 (11.76%) Analyst
4 5 (9.80%) Technology Manager
5 4 (7.84%) Identity Management Specialist
5 4 (7.84%) IT Security Specialist
5 4 (7.84%) Network Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Security Specialist
5 4 (7.84%) Senior Network Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Software Analyst
5 4 (7.84%) Software Support Analyst
5 4 (7.84%) Support Analyst
6 3 (5.88%) Network Manager
6 3 (5.88%) Technical Manager
7 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.92%) PC Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (21.57%) Middleware
2 4 (7.84%) .NET
2 4 (7.84%) 802.1X
2 4 (7.84%) ASP.NET
2 4 (7.84%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 19 (37.25%) Video Conferencing
2 17 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 16 (31.37%) NHS
4 11 (21.57%) Hybrid Cloud
4 11 (21.57%) Public Cloud
5 3 (5.88%) Replication
6 2 (3.92%) IVR
7 1 (1.96%) Algorithms
7 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.96%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.96%) FlexPod
7 1 (1.96%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 25 (49.02%) Windows
2 18 (35.29%) Windows Server
3 13 (25.49%) Linux
4 11 (21.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (7.84%) Windows 10
5 4 (7.84%) Windows 7
5 4 (7.84%) Windows 8
5 4 (7.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (7.84%) Windows Vista
6 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (5.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (45.10%) ITIL
2 20 (39.22%) Service Management
3 19 (37.25%) PRINCE2
4 14 (27.45%) Load Balancing
5 13 (25.49%) Mentoring
6 12 (23.53%) Identity Access Management
6 12 (23.53%) Mobile Device Management
6 12 (23.53%) Security Management
7 11 (21.57%) DevOps
7 11 (21.57%) Identity Management
7 11 (21.57%) ITIL V3
7 11 (21.57%) Line Management
7 11 (21.57%) TOGAF
7 11 (21.57%) Wealth Management
8 8 (15.69%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (15.69%) Data Protection
8 8 (15.69%) ITSM
8 8 (15.69%) Network Management
8 8 (15.69%) Programme Management
8 8 (15.69%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 8 (15.69%) PowerShell
2 4 (7.84%) C#
2 4 (7.84%) JavaScript
2 4 (7.84%) SQL
2 4 (7.84%) VB
3 2 (3.92%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (31.37%) CCNA
3 13 (25.49%) MCSE
3 13 (25.49%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (21.57%) Degree
4 11 (21.57%) EMC Certification
5 4 (7.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (3.92%) MCP
7 1 (1.96%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.96%) CCNP
7 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (74.51%) Active Directory
2 15 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.92%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (29.41%) AirWatch
2 2 (3.92%) SCCM
3 1 (1.96%) Nagios
Vendors
1 22 (43.14%) Microsoft
2 18 (35.29%) Cisco
2 18 (35.29%) VMware
3 11 (21.57%) Citrix
3 11 (21.57%) EMC
3 11 (21.57%) IBM
3 11 (21.57%) Oracle
3 11 (21.57%) Software AG
4 8 (15.69%) HP
5 5 (9.80%) Meraki
6 4 (7.84%) Google
7 2 (3.92%) Dell
7 2 (3.92%) Fujitsu
7 2 (3.92%) Mitel
7 2 (3.92%) SonicWALL
8 1 (1.96%) Apple
8 1 (1.96%) Brocade
8 1 (1.96%) F5
8 1 (1.96%) SolarWinds
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