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

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 38 53 49
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -4
Permanent jobs citing DNS 14 9 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 3.52% 1.83% 3.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.43% 16.36% 22.77%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 18
Median salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.17% -
90% offered a salary of more than £20,300 £29,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £35,661 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +0.45%
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 Merseyside region.

Communications & Networking Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
97 55 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 24.37% 11.16% 15.54%
Number of salaries quoted 82 40 77
Median salary £36,250 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-27.50% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £57,000 £52,500
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 29 May 2016.

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 29 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
Liverpool +10 10 £43,500 +33.84%
Birkenhead +5 3 £19,500 - 1
St Helens - 1 £45,000 -
DNS
North West

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 29 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for DNS.

1 16 (76.19%) DHCP
2 12 (57.14%) Cisco
3 11 (52.38%) F5
4 10 (47.62%) VMware
4 10 (47.62%) BIG-IP
4 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
5 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
5 9 (42.86%) VPN
5 9 (42.86%) Windows
6 8 (38.10%) ITIL
6 8 (38.10%) LAN
7 6 (28.57%) Load Balancing
7 6 (28.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 6 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
7 6 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
7 6 (28.57%) Windows Server
8 5 (23.81%) Network Security
9 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (19.05%) SolarWinds
9 4 (19.05%) Network Management
9 4 (19.05%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (19.05%) NetScout
9 4 (19.05%) Brocade
9 4 (19.05%) VLAN
9 4 (19.05%) Wireless
9 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (19.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 4 (19.05%) Nagios

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 3 (14.29%) IIS
2 2 (9.52%) Apache
2 2 (9.52%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (9.52%) JBoss
2 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.52%) Tomcat
3 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (9.52%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (9.52%) IaaS
2 2 (9.52%) PaaS
2 2 (9.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (76.19%) DHCP
2 10 (47.62%) BIG-IP
3 9 (42.86%) VPN
4 8 (38.10%) LAN
5 6 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (23.81%) Network Security
7 4 (19.05%) 802.11
7 4 (19.05%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (19.05%) Cisco Wireless
7 4 (19.05%) Ethernet
7 4 (19.05%) OSPF
7 4 (19.05%) SNMP
7 4 (19.05%) Spanning Tree
7 4 (19.05%) TACACS
7 4 (19.05%) TRILL
7 4 (19.05%) VLAN
7 4 (19.05%) WAN
7 4 (19.05%) Wireless
7 4 (19.05%) WLAN
8 3 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (19.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (9.52%) Back Office
1 2 (9.52%) Banking
1 2 (9.52%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.76%) Law
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Network Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Network Security Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Security Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) IT Support
5 2 (9.52%) Administrator
5 2 (9.52%) Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Cloud Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (9.52%) Engineering Specialist
5 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (9.52%) IT Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) LAN Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) LAN Specialist
5 2 (9.52%) Service Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Service Desk Support
5 2 (9.52%) Service Desk Support Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) ArcSight Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) SIEM Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) 802.1X
2 2 (9.52%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Data Centre
1 2 (9.52%) Hybrid Cloud
1 2 (9.52%) Public Cloud
1 2 (9.52%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (4.76%) Clustering
2 1 (4.76%) HP StoreVirtual
2 1 (4.76%) iPad
2 1 (4.76%) Replication
2 1 (4.76%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) Windows
2 6 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 4 (19.05%) Linux
4 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (38.10%) ITIL
2 6 (28.57%) Load Balancing
2 6 (28.57%) Network Monitoring
2 6 (28.57%) Penetration Testing
2 6 (28.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 4 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (19.05%) Network Management
4 3 (14.29%) ITIL V3
4 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 2 (9.52%) DevOps
5 2 (9.52%) Identity Management
5 2 (9.52%) Line Management
5 2 (9.52%) Mentoring
5 2 (9.52%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (9.52%) Patch Management
5 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
5 2 (9.52%) TOGAF
5 2 (9.52%) Wealth Management
6 1 (4.76%) Email Filtering
6 1 (4.76%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) Degree
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (14.29%) MCSE
3 2 (9.52%) CCNA
3 2 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (9.52%) EMC Certification
4 1 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (4.76%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) HIPAA
1 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.76%) vSphere
3 1 (4.76%) XenApp
3 1 (4.76%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) Nagios
2 2 (9.52%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Cisco
2 11 (52.38%) F5
3 10 (47.62%) Microsoft
3 10 (47.62%) VMware
4 4 (19.05%) Brocade
4 4 (19.05%) NetScout
4 4 (19.05%) SolarWinds
5 3 (14.29%) Citrix
5 3 (14.29%) EMC
6 2 (9.52%) HP
6 2 (9.52%) IBM
6 2 (9.52%) Oracle
6 2 (9.52%) Software AG
7 1 (4.76%) ArcSight
7 1 (4.76%) Avaya
7 1 (4.76%) Blue Coat
7 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
7 1 (4.76%) Dell
7 1 (4.76%) FireEye
7 1 (4.76%) Juniper
Southport, Merseyside
DCV Technologies
Salary: From £17,000 to £17,000 per annum £17k + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Sanderson
Salary: £18000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago