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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Domain Name System (DNS)
North West / Merseyside
Rank 51 57 42
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -15
Permanent jobs citing DNS 15 8 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 2.61% 1.55% 3.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.75% 10.13% 25.81%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 16
Median salary £30,000 £36,500 £27,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.80% +33.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £21,350 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £42,830 £40,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%

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
80 79 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 13.91% 15.28% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 63 54 57
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 £26,000 £23,875 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,573 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 21 February 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 21 February 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 +17 14 £29,000 +4.50% 2
St Helens - 1 £31,000 - 1
DNS
North West

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 43 (84.31%) DHCP
2 40 (78.43%) Active Directory
3 27 (52.94%) Windows
4 26 (50.98%) WAN
5 25 (49.02%) Firewall
6 24 (47.06%) ITIL
7 22 (43.14%) WLAN
7 22 (43.14%) VPN
8 21 (41.18%) Microsoft
9 20 (39.22%) Service Management
9 20 (39.22%) VLAN
10 18 (35.29%) LAN
11 17 (33.33%) PRINCE2
11 17 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
11 17 (33.33%) VMware
11 17 (33.33%) Windows Server
12 16 (31.37%) Network Security
12 16 (31.37%) Intrusion Detection
12 16 (31.37%) Cisco
12 16 (31.37%) NHS
13 15 (29.41%) Internet
13 15 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
13 15 (29.41%) Data Centre
14 14 (27.45%) CCNA
14 14 (27.45%) VMware Infrastructure
15 13 (25.49%) AirWatch
16 12 (23.53%) Identity Access Management
16 12 (23.53%) Load Balancing
16 12 (23.53%) Degree
16 12 (23.53%) Security Management

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 12 (23.53%) IIS
2 9 (17.65%) Apache
2 9 (17.65%) BizTalk Server
2 9 (17.65%) JBoss
2 9 (17.65%) Tomcat
3 5 (9.80%) MS Exchange
4 3 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (5.88%) Skype for Business
5 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (3.92%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (1.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (11.76%) MS Office
2 3 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (21.57%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (21.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (17.65%) IaaS
2 9 (17.65%) PaaS
2 9 (17.65%) SaaS
3 6 (11.76%) Office 365
4 4 (7.84%) G Suite
5 2 (3.92%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 43 (84.31%) DHCP
2 26 (50.98%) WAN
3 25 (49.02%) Firewall
4 22 (43.14%) VPN
4 22 (43.14%) WLAN
5 20 (39.22%) VLAN
6 18 (35.29%) LAN
7 16 (31.37%) Intrusion Detection
7 16 (31.37%) Network Security
8 15 (29.41%) Internet
9 11 (21.57%) VoIP
10 10 (19.61%) SAN
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 11 (21.57%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (17.65%) Banking
2 3 (5.88%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.92%) Back Office
4 1 (1.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (17.65%) Architect
1 9 (17.65%) Cloud Architect
1 9 (17.65%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
1 9 (17.65%) Infrastructure Architect
2 8 (15.69%) Analyst
2 8 (15.69%) Network Security Manager
2 8 (15.69%) Security Manager
3 5 (9.80%) Technology Manager
4 4 (7.84%) Identity Management Specialist
4 4 (7.84%) IT Security Specialist
4 4 (7.84%) Network Engineer
4 4 (7.84%) Security Specialist
4 4 (7.84%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Network Manager
5 3 (5.88%) Service Analyst
5 3 (5.88%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (5.88%) Support Analyst
5 3 (5.88%) Technical Manager
6 2 (3.92%) Administrator
6 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (17.65%) Middleware
2 4 (7.84%) 802.1X
3 2 (3.92%) .NET
3 2 (3.92%) ASP.NET
3 2 (3.92%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.96%) Web Services
4 1 (1.96%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
2 16 (31.37%) NHS
3 15 (29.41%) Data Centre
4 9 (17.65%) Hybrid Cloud
4 9 (17.65%) 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 27 (52.94%) Windows
2 17 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 11 (21.57%) Linux
4 9 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (15.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (9.80%) Windows 7
7 4 (7.84%) Windows 10
7 4 (7.84%) Windows 8
7 4 (7.84%) Windows Vista
7 4 (7.84%) Windows XP
8 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (47.06%) ITIL
2 20 (39.22%) Service Management
3 17 (33.33%) PRINCE2
4 12 (23.53%) Identity Access Management
4 12 (23.53%) Load Balancing
4 12 (23.53%) Security Management
5 11 (21.57%) Mentoring
6 10 (19.61%) Mobile Device Management
7 9 (17.65%) DevOps
7 9 (17.65%) Identity Management
7 9 (17.65%) ITIL V3
7 9 (17.65%) Line Management
7 9 (17.65%) TOGAF
7 9 (17.65%) 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 5 (9.80%) SQL
3 4 (7.84%) VB
4 2 (3.92%) C
4 2 (3.92%) C#
4 2 (3.92%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 15 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (27.45%) CCNA
3 12 (23.53%) Degree
4 11 (21.57%) MCSE
4 11 (21.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (17.65%) EMC Certification
6 4 (7.84%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (3.92%) MCP
8 1 (1.96%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (1.96%) CCNP
8 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (78.43%) Active Directory
2 14 (27.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.92%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.96%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (25.49%) AirWatch
2 2 (3.92%) SCCM
3 1 (1.96%) Nagios
Vendors
1 21 (41.18%) Microsoft
2 17 (33.33%) VMware
3 16 (31.37%) Cisco
4 9 (17.65%) Citrix
4 9 (17.65%) EMC
4 9 (17.65%) IBM
4 9 (17.65%) Oracle
4 9 (17.65%) Software AG
5 8 (15.69%) HP
6 5 (9.80%) Meraki
7 4 (7.84%) Google
8 2 (3.92%) Dell
8 2 (3.92%) Fujitsu
8 2 (3.92%) Mitel
8 2 (3.92%) SonicWALL
9 1 (1.96%) Apple
9 1 (1.96%) Brocade
9 1 (1.96%) F5
9 1 (1.96%) SolarWinds
Merseyside
Rutherford Grant Recruitment
Salary: £26000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Helens
greywood
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + bens
Posted: 8 days ago
Liverpool
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + training and benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: to £18,000 + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago