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

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 47 52 51
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -1
Permanent jobs citing DNS 30 2 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 4.36% 0.47% 2.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.95% 3.70% 13.73%
Number of salaries quoted 20 1 12
Median salary £44,000 £24,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+79.59% -2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £19,350
10% offered a salary of more than £51,820 £24,500 £39,900
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 Merseyside region.

Communications & Networking Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
177 54 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 25.73% 12.71% 17.62%
Number of salaries quoted 121 33 90
Median salary £44,000 £30,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+46.66% -27.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,820 £55,750 £51,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 30 September 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 30 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
Liverpool -3 24 £51,000 +108.16%
Wirral - 5 £27,500 -
DNS
North West

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 30 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for DNS.

1 44 (89.80%) DHCP
2 34 (69.39%) Active Directory
3 27 (55.10%) VMware
4 26 (53.06%) Microsoft
5 25 (51.02%) VPN
5 25 (51.02%) Windows
6 23 (46.94%) ITIL
7 20 (40.82%) VMware Infrastructure
8 19 (38.78%) SQL Server
8 19 (38.78%) IIS
8 19 (38.78%) Cisco
9 18 (36.73%) Windows Server
10 17 (34.69%) Amazon AWS
10 17 (34.69%) Microsoft Certification
11 16 (32.65%) CCNA
11 16 (32.65%) Cisco Certification
11 16 (32.65%) Firewall
11 16 (32.65%) WAN
11 16 (32.65%) PRINCE2
11 16 (32.65%) MCSE
11 16 (32.65%) Network Security
11 16 (32.65%) Video Conferencing
11 16 (32.65%) AirWatch
12 15 (30.61%) Linux
13 14 (28.57%) EMC
13 14 (28.57%) Citrix
13 14 (28.57%) Intrusion Detection
14 13 (26.53%) Degree
14 13 (26.53%) Microsoft Azure
14 13 (26.53%) ITIL V3

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 19 (38.78%) IIS
2 12 (24.49%) Apache
2 12 (24.49%) BizTalk Server
2 12 (24.49%) JBoss
2 12 (24.49%) Tomcat
3 3 (6.12%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.08%) MS Exchange
5 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.04%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (2.04%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.04%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (14.29%) MS Office
2 5 (10.20%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 17 (34.69%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (26.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (24.49%) IaaS
3 12 (24.49%) PaaS
3 12 (24.49%) SaaS
4 4 (8.16%) Google Apps
5 1 (2.04%) Amazon S3
5 1 (2.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 44 (89.80%) DHCP
2 25 (51.02%) VPN
3 16 (32.65%) Firewall
3 16 (32.65%) Network Security
3 16 (32.65%) WAN
4 14 (28.57%) Intrusion Detection
5 12 (24.49%) LAN
5 12 (24.49%) SAN
5 12 (24.49%) VLAN
5 12 (24.49%) WLAN
6 10 (20.41%) Internet
7 7 (14.29%) BIG-IP
7 7 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (8.16%) 802.11
9 3 (6.12%) TCP/IP
9 3 (6.12%) VoIP
10 2 (4.08%) DSL
10 2 (4.08%) IP Telephony
10 2 (4.08%) iSCSI
10 2 (4.08%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (38.78%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.08%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 12 (24.49%) Banking
2 2 (4.08%) Law
3 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (24.49%) Architect
1 12 (24.49%) Cloud Architect
1 12 (24.49%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
1 12 (24.49%) Infrastructure Architect
2 8 (16.33%) Network Security Manager
2 8 (16.33%) Security Manager
3 5 (10.20%) Analyst
3 5 (10.20%) Network Engineer
3 5 (10.20%) Network Security Engineer
3 5 (10.20%) Security Engineer
3 5 (10.20%) Software Analyst
3 5 (10.20%) Software Support Analyst
3 5 (10.20%) Support Analyst
3 5 (10.20%) Technology Manager
4 3 (6.12%) Administrator
4 3 (6.12%) Network Manager
4 3 (6.12%) Systems Support
4 3 (6.12%) Technical Manager
5 2 (4.08%) Network Support
5 2 (4.08%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (24.49%) Middleware
2 5 (10.20%) .NET
2 5 (10.20%) ASP.NET
2 5 (10.20%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (8.16%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 16 (32.65%) Video Conferencing
2 12 (24.49%) Data Centre
2 12 (24.49%) Hybrid Cloud
2 12 (24.49%) NHS
2 12 (24.49%) Public Cloud
3 2 (4.08%) HP StoreVirtual
3 2 (4.08%) iPad
3 2 (4.08%) Replication
4 1 (2.04%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 25 (51.02%) Windows
2 18 (36.73%) Windows Server
3 15 (30.61%) Linux
4 12 (24.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (8.16%) Windows 10
5 4 (8.16%) Windows 7
5 4 (8.16%) Windows 8
5 4 (8.16%) Windows Vista
6 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (4.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (46.94%) ITIL
2 16 (32.65%) PRINCE2
3 13 (26.53%) ITIL V3
4 12 (24.49%) DevOps
4 12 (24.49%) Identity Management
4 12 (24.49%) Line Management
4 12 (24.49%) Load Balancing
4 12 (24.49%) Mentoring
4 12 (24.49%) Mobile Device Management
4 12 (24.49%) Service Management
4 12 (24.49%) TOGAF
4 12 (24.49%) Wealth Management
5 10 (20.41%) Identity Access Management
5 10 (20.41%) Security Management
6 8 (16.33%) Network Management
7 7 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
8 5 (10.20%) MVC
8 5 (10.20%) Penetration Testing
8 5 (10.20%) Requirements Analysis
8 5 (10.20%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.24%) PowerShell
2 5 (10.20%) C#
2 5 (10.20%) JavaScript
2 5 (10.20%) SQL
3 4 (8.16%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (34.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (32.65%) CCNA
2 16 (32.65%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (32.65%) MCSE
3 13 (26.53%) Degree
4 12 (24.49%) EMC Certification
5 4 (8.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (4.08%) MCP
6 2 (4.08%) MCSA
7 1 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.20%) SLA
System Software
1 34 (69.39%) Active Directory
2 20 (40.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.08%) vSphere
3 2 (4.08%) XenApp
3 2 (4.08%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.04%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 16 (32.65%) AirWatch
2 3 (6.12%) Nagios
3 2 (4.08%) SCCM
Vendors
1 27 (55.10%) VMware
2 26 (53.06%) Microsoft
3 19 (38.78%) Cisco
4 14 (28.57%) Citrix
4 14 (28.57%) EMC
5 12 (24.49%) IBM
5 12 (24.49%) Oracle
5 12 (24.49%) Software AG
6 7 (14.29%) F5
6 7 (14.29%) HP
7 4 (8.16%) Google
8 3 (6.12%) Dell
9 2 (4.08%) Avaya
9 2 (4.08%) Fujitsu
Southport, Merseyside
Latcom Ltd
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