The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Domain Name System (DNS)
England / North East
Rank 53 64 62
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -2
Permanent jobs citing DNS 20 7 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 3.00% 1.19% 2.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.20% 11.86% 18.68%
Number of salaries quoted 18 7 15
Median salary £23,000 £22,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -41.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,670 £20,000 £23,640
10% offered a salary of more than £27,900 £38,300 £52,500
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 North East region.

Communications & Networking Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
99 59 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 14.86% 10.03% 13.79%
Number of salaries quoted 88 50 56
Median salary £28,000 £33,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.15% -30.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

DNS
Salary Trend in the North East

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

DNS Salary Trend in the North East

DNS
Salary Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the North East region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017.

DNS Salary Histogram in the North East

DNS
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the North East region over the 3 months to 24 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
Tyne and Wear +10 20 £23,000 +4.54% 7
DNS
England

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 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 North East region with a requirement for DNS.

1 42 (95.45%) DHCP
2 40 (90.91%) Active Directory
3 39 (88.64%) Windows
4 37 (84.09%) Microsoft
5 31 (70.45%) VMware
6 21 (47.73%) Windows Server
7 18 (40.91%) Microsoft Certification
7 18 (40.91%) MS Office
8 17 (38.64%) MCSE
8 17 (38.64%) Windows Server 2008
9 16 (36.36%) MS Exchange
9 16 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
10 15 (34.09%) ITIL
10 15 (34.09%) Windows Server 2003
10 15 (34.09%) VMware Infrastructure
11 12 (27.27%) Service Delivery
11 12 (27.27%) SCOM
11 12 (27.27%) PowerShell
11 12 (27.27%) Windows XP
11 12 (27.27%) Office 365
12 11 (25.00%) Skype
12 11 (25.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
12 11 (25.00%) Skype for Business
13 10 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2010
13 10 (22.73%) SolarWinds
13 10 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
13 10 (22.73%) Problem Management
14 9 (20.45%) MS Excel
14 9 (20.45%) Blackberry
14 9 (20.45%) Exchange Server 2013

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 (36.36%) MS Exchange
2 11 (25.00%) Skype for Business
3 10 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (20.45%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (6.82%) IIS
5 3 (6.82%) SharePoint
6 2 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (4.55%) nginx
6 2 (4.55%) Office Communications Server
6 2 (4.55%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (4.55%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (2.27%) Apache
7 1 (2.27%) IBM Domino
7 1 (2.27%) IBM Notes
7 1 (2.27%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 18 (40.91%) MS Office
2 9 (20.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 12 (27.27%) Office 365
2 2 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 42 (95.45%) DHCP
2 11 (25.00%) Skype
3 8 (18.18%) Firewall
4 4 (9.09%) TCP/IP
4 4 (9.09%) VLAN
5 3 (6.82%) LAN
5 3 (6.82%) LDAP
5 3 (6.82%) SSH
6 2 (4.55%) BGP
6 2 (4.55%) DMZ
6 2 (4.55%) IPsec
6 2 (4.55%) SAN
6 2 (4.55%) SMTP
6 2 (4.55%) VPN
7 1 (2.27%) GPRS
7 1 (2.27%) ICMP
7 1 (2.27%) IPv4
7 1 (2.27%) OSPF
7 1 (2.27%) WAN
7 1 (2.27%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.82%) MySQL
3 2 (4.55%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (4.55%) MongoDB
3 2 (4.55%) Redis
3 2 (4.55%) TokuMX
4 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (2.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (31.82%) Support Engineer
1 14 (31.82%) Wintel Engineer
2 9 (20.45%) Wintel Support
2 9 (20.45%) Wintel Support Engineer
3 6 (13.64%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 6 (13.64%) IT Support
4 5 (11.36%) Active Directory Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) Active Directory Support
4 5 (11.36%) Active Directory Support Engineer
4 5 (11.36%) Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) IT Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) IT Support Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) Support Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Messaging Support
7 2 (4.55%) 1st Line Support
7 2 (4.55%) Customer Support Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) IT Support Engineer
7 2 (4.55%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.82%) Web Services
2 2 (4.55%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 10 (22.73%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (20.45%) Blackberry
3 6 (13.64%) Video Conferencing
4 4 (9.09%) Clustering
4 4 (9.09%) PKI
5 2 (4.55%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.55%) Data Centre
5 2 (4.55%) Visualisation
6 1 (2.27%) AS400
6 1 (2.27%) iPhone
6 1 (2.27%) Replication
6 1 (2.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 39 (88.64%) Windows
2 21 (47.73%) Windows Server
3 17 (38.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (34.09%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (27.27%) Windows XP
7 9 (20.45%) Windows 7
8 6 (13.64%) Linux
9 5 (11.36%) Windows 8
10 3 (6.82%) CentOS
11 2 (4.55%) Android
11 2 (4.55%) Apple iOS
11 2 (4.55%) Unix
11 2 (4.55%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (34.09%) ITIL
2 12 (27.27%) Service Delivery
3 11 (25.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 10 (22.73%) Problem Management
5 8 (18.18%) Mobile Device Management
6 4 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (9.09%) Incident Management
7 3 (6.82%) Presales
7 3 (6.82%) Service Design
8 2 (4.55%) Asset Management
8 2 (4.55%) Change Control
8 2 (4.55%) Coaching
8 2 (4.55%) Configuration Management
8 2 (4.55%) Content Management
8 2 (4.55%) Desktop Virtualisation
8 2 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (4.55%) Malware Detection/Protection
8 2 (4.55%) Network Management
9 1 (2.27%) Performance Testing
9 1 (2.27%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.27%) PowerShell
2 3 (6.82%) Python
3 2 (4.55%) PHP
3 2 (4.55%) SQL
4 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.27%) Perl
Qualifications
1 18 (40.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (38.64%) MCSE
3 3 (6.82%) CCNA
3 3 (6.82%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (6.82%) Security Cleared
4 2 (4.55%) Degree
5 1 (2.27%) HND
5 1 (2.27%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.27%) MCITP
5 1 (2.27%) MCSA
5 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (90.91%) Active Directory
2 15 (34.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (20.45%) Hyper-V
4 3 (6.82%) NFS
5 2 (4.55%) Gluster
5 2 (4.55%) LXC
5 2 (4.55%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (4.55%) vSphere
6 1 (2.27%) iptables
6 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (2.27%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (2.27%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.27%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.27%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 12 (27.27%) SCOM
2 3 (6.82%) Ansible
2 3 (6.82%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (6.82%) Puppet
2 3 (6.82%) Salt
3 2 (4.55%) Backup Exec
3 2 (4.55%) Graphite
3 2 (4.55%) Graylog
3 2 (4.55%) HAProxy
3 2 (4.55%) Icinga
3 2 (4.55%) logstash
3 2 (4.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (4.55%) WSUS
3 2 (4.55%) ZABBIX
4 1 (2.27%) Cacti
4 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (2.27%) Nagios
4 1 (2.27%) SCCM
4 1 (2.27%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 37 (84.09%) Microsoft
2 31 (70.45%) VMware
3 10 (22.73%) SolarWinds
4 7 (15.91%) MobileIron
5 6 (13.64%) Citrix
6 4 (9.09%) Apple
6 4 (9.09%) Cisco
7 2 (4.55%) Dell
7 2 (4.55%) Sophos
7 2 (4.55%) Symantec
7 2 (4.55%) Trend Micro
8 1 (2.27%) arcserve
8 1 (2.27%) Extreme Networks
8 1 (2.27%) HP
8 1 (2.27%) IBM
8 1 (2.27%) LANDesk
8 1 (2.27%) Lotus
8 1 (2.27%) NetApp
8 1 (2.27%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.27%) Veritas
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Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Advantage XPO
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
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Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum
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