The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Domain Name System (DNS)
Northamptonshire / Northampton
Rank 36 35 59
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +24
Permanent jobs citing DNS 27 40 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 5.56% 6.36% 1.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.72% 25.16% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 22 15 8
Median salary £34,500 £40,000 £24,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.75% +66.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,400 £23,850
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £30,050
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 Northampton region.

Communications & Networking Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
94 159 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 19.34% 25.28% 17.54%
Number of salaries quoted 69 91 99
Median salary £40,000 £45,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £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 Northampton

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

DNS
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

DNS Salary Trend in Northampton

DNS
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017.

DNS Salary Histogram in Northampton

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 19 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 Northampton region with a requirement for DNS.

1 34 (100.00%) DHCP
2 31 (91.18%) Active Directory
3 23 (67.65%) Windows
4 20 (58.82%) SCCM
5 13 (38.24%) SCOM
6 12 (35.29%) Windows 7
6 12 (35.29%) Cisco
6 12 (35.29%) SAN
7 11 (32.35%) Root Cause Analysis
8 10 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (29.41%) ITIL
9 8 (23.53%) Incident Management
9 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
9 8 (23.53%) Terminal Services
9 8 (23.53%) Hyper-V
10 7 (20.59%) Matrix Management
10 7 (20.59%) Matrix Organization
10 7 (20.59%) SharePoint
11 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
11 6 (17.65%) MS Exchange
11 6 (17.65%) Server Patching
11 6 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
12 5 (14.71%) Office 365
12 5 (14.71%) Wireless
12 5 (14.71%) SQL
13 4 (11.76%) Oracle
13 4 (11.76%) PBX
13 4 (11.76%) POP3
13 4 (11.76%) SMTP
13 4 (11.76%) LDAP

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton 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 7 (20.59%) SharePoint
2 6 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (17.65%) MS Exchange
3 4 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2000
3 4 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.71%) Office 365
2 4 (11.76%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (100.00%) DHCP
2 12 (35.29%) SAN
3 5 (14.71%) Wireless
4 4 (11.76%) FTP
4 4 (11.76%) ICMP
4 4 (11.76%) IMAP
4 4 (11.76%) Internet
4 4 (11.76%) LDAP
4 4 (11.76%) NAS
4 4 (11.76%) NetScaler
4 4 (11.76%) PBX
4 4 (11.76%) POP3
4 4 (11.76%) Skype
4 4 (11.76%) SMTP
4 4 (11.76%) SSL
4 4 (11.76%) TCP/IP
5 3 (8.82%) Firewall
5 3 (8.82%) Unified Communications
5 3 (8.82%) VoIP
6 2 (5.88%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (2.94%) Back Office
1 1 (2.94%) Finance
1 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (41.18%) Administrator
2 10 (29.41%) Analyst
3 8 (23.53%) IT Administrator
3 8 (23.53%) IT Systems Administrator
3 8 (23.53%) Systems Administrator
4 6 (17.65%) Windows Administrator
5 5 (14.71%) Configuration Analyst
6 4 (11.76%) Systems Analyst
6 4 (11.76%) Windows Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Exchange Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Network Systems Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Server Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Windows Server Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Windows Systems Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) Citrix Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) SAN Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) Senior Network Engineer
8 2 (5.88%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.76%) MAPI
2 1 (2.94%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (11.76%) Clustering
2 4 (11.76%) PKI
3 1 (2.94%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.94%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (67.65%) Windows
2 12 (35.29%) Windows 7
3 4 (11.76%) Windows 2000 Server
3 4 (11.76%) Windows Server
3 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (2.94%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) Root Cause Analysis
2 10 (29.41%) ITIL
3 8 (23.53%) Incident Management
4 7 (20.59%) Matrix Management
4 7 (20.59%) Matrix Organization
5 6 (17.65%) Server Patching
6 4 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (11.76%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (11.76%) Project Management
7 2 (5.88%) Communications Security
7 2 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (2.94%) Application Packaging
8 1 (2.94%) Mobile Device Management
8 1 (2.94%) Network Design
8 1 (2.94%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) CCNA
1 2 (5.88%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (5.88%) MCSE
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 31 (91.18%) Active Directory
2 8 (23.53%) Hyper-V
2 8 (23.53%) Terminal Services
3 4 (11.76%) VMware ESX
4 3 (8.82%) XenDesktop
5 2 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (2.94%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 20 (58.82%) SCCM
2 13 (38.24%) SCOM
3 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 12 (35.29%) Cisco
2 4 (11.76%) Citrix
2 4 (11.76%) F5
2 4 (11.76%) Oracle
2 4 (11.76%) VMware
3 3 (8.82%) Google
3 3 (8.82%) Meraki
3 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.88%) NetApp