The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Salford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Domain Name System (DNS)
Manchester / Salford
Rank 10 8 21
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +13
Permanent jobs citing DNS 5 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 10.20% 18.75% 1.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.78% 54.55% 12.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 0
Median salary £31,600 £20,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+58.00% -
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 Salford region.

Communications & Networking Category
Salford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
18 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Salford 36.73% 34.38% 13.11%
Number of salaries quoted 16 11 7
Median salary £37,747 £20,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+88.73% -53.48%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,600 £20,000 £41,800
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £43,000 £41,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Salford

DNS
Salary Trend in Salford

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

DNS Salary Trend in Salford

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Salford

For the 6 months to 20 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 Salford region with a requirement for DNS.

1 6 (66.67%) DHCP
2 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
3 4 (44.44%) VMware
3 4 (44.44%) Clustering
3 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 3 (33.33%) Perl
4 3 (33.33%) Python
4 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 3 (33.33%) LAN
4 3 (33.33%) VoIP
4 3 (33.33%) WAN
5 2 (22.22%) HTML
5 2 (22.22%) HTTPS
5 2 (22.22%) PHP
5 2 (22.22%) SQL
5 2 (22.22%) Apache
5 2 (22.22%) Avaya
5 2 (22.22%) SAN
5 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
5 2 (22.22%) Nagios
5 2 (22.22%) EMC
5 2 (22.22%) SSH
5 2 (22.22%) Quality Management
5 2 (22.22%) NetBackup

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Salford 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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (22.22%) Apache
2 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (22.22%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) DHCP
2 3 (33.33%) LAN
2 3 (33.33%) VoIP
2 3 (33.33%) WAN
3 2 (22.22%) HTTPS
3 2 (22.22%) SAN
3 2 (22.22%) SSH
4 1 (11.11%) BGP
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco ISE
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (11.11%) Firewall
4 1 (11.11%) IP Telephony
4 1 (11.11%) OSPF
4 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 1 (11.11%) VLAN
4 1 (11.11%) VPN
4 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 2 (22.22%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Data Centre Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Data Centre Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Help Desk Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Unix Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) HTML
2 1 (11.11%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Clustering
2 2 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (22.22%) IVR
3 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Linux
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (22.22%) CentOS
3 2 (22.22%) Debian
3 2 (22.22%) Ubuntu
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (11.11%) Solaris
4 1 (11.11%) Unix
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (22.22%) Quality Management
1 2 (22.22%) WFM
2 1 (11.11%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Perl
1 3 (33.33%) Python
2 2 (22.22%) PHP
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
3 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CCNA
1 1 (11.11%) CCNP
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 4 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V
3 2 (22.22%) Postfix
3 2 (22.22%) qmail
3 2 (22.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (22.22%) Nagios
1 2 (22.22%) NetBackup
1 2 (22.22%) SCOM
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) VMware
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) Avaya
3 2 (22.22%) EMC
3 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
4 1 (11.11%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) WatchGuard