The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 60 59 72
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +13
Permanent jobs citing DNS 36 34 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.37% 3.14% 2.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.09% 18.18% 12.68%
Number of salaries quoted 36 31 24
Median salary £41,500 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £20,500 £24,650
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £55,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
DNS
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

Communications & Networking Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
138 187 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 12.92% 17.25% 18.13%
Number of salaries quoted 120 169 193
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £20,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £59,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

DNS
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

DNS Salary Trend in South Wales

DNS
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016.

DNS Salary Histogram in South Wales

DNS
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 10 December 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
Cardiff +16 33 £40,500 +2.53% 2
Torfaen - 3 £42,500 -
DNS
Wales

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 South Wales region with a requirement for DNS.

1 40 (63.49%) DHCP
2 32 (50.79%) LAN
2 32 (50.79%) Linux
3 27 (42.86%) Cisco
4 26 (41.27%) Avaya
4 26 (41.27%) Windows
5 24 (38.10%) Red Hat
5 24 (38.10%) MPLS
5 24 (38.10%) Telecoms
6 22 (34.92%) Active Directory
6 22 (34.92%) WAN
7 21 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 21 (33.33%) Internet
7 21 (33.33%) Finance
7 21 (33.33%) Firewall
8 20 (31.75%) Apache
8 20 (31.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 20 (31.75%) F5
9 19 (30.16%) Unified Communications
9 19 (30.16%) Analytical Skills
9 19 (30.16%) Cisco Certification
9 19 (30.16%) CCNP
10 18 (28.57%) CheckPoint
11 17 (26.98%) VMware
11 17 (26.98%) Banking
11 17 (26.98%) VPN
12 15 (23.81%) JBoss
13 14 (22.22%) Windows Server
14 12 (19.05%) IBM
14 12 (19.05%) BIG-IP

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 20 (31.75%) Apache
2 15 (23.81%) JBoss
3 10 (15.87%) Tomcat
4 5 (7.94%) WebSphere
5 4 (6.35%) IIS
5 4 (6.35%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.59%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (1.59%) PowerExchange
6 1 (1.59%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (7.94%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.35%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.11%) PaaS
2 5 (7.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (7.94%) Office 365
3 4 (6.35%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.59%) IaaS
4 1 (1.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (63.49%) DHCP
2 32 (50.79%) LAN
3 24 (38.10%) MPLS
4 22 (34.92%) WAN
5 21 (33.33%) Firewall
5 21 (33.33%) Internet
6 19 (30.16%) Unified Communications
7 17 (26.98%) VPN
8 12 (19.05%) BIG-IP
9 11 (17.46%) BGP
9 11 (17.46%) Cisco ASA
9 11 (17.46%) Cisco Nexus
9 11 (17.46%) OSPF
10 10 (15.87%) NAS
11 9 (14.29%) SAN
11 9 (14.29%) TCP/IP
12 8 (12.70%) Wi-Fi
13 7 (11.11%) Ethernet
13 7 (11.11%) VoIP
14 6 (9.52%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.70%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.52%) Big Data
2 6 (9.52%) Data Mining
3 4 (6.35%) MySQL
4 1 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.59%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Jenkins
1 2 (3.17%) Maven
1 2 (3.17%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (3.17%) Sonatype Nexus
1 2 (3.17%) TeamCity
General
1 24 (38.10%) Telecoms
2 21 (33.33%) Finance
3 17 (26.98%) Banking
4 6 (9.52%) Advertising
4 6 (9.52%) Marketing
5 2 (3.17%) Financial Institution
5 2 (3.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (30.16%) Architect
2 18 (28.57%) Administrator
2 18 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
3 17 (26.98%) Cisco Architect
4 11 (17.46%) Network Architect
5 10 (15.87%) Cisco Network Architect
6 8 (12.70%) Telecoms Architect
7 7 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (9.52%) Linux Administrator
8 6 (9.52%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 4 (6.35%) IT Engineer
9 4 (6.35%) Operations Engineer
9 4 (6.35%) Security Engineer
9 4 (6.35%) Support Engineer
9 4 (6.35%) Systems Engineer
10 3 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
10 3 (4.76%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
10 3 (4.76%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (4.76%) Windows Engineer
11 2 (3.17%) IT Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.94%) Apache Flex
2 4 (6.35%) LAMP
3 2 (3.17%) Middleware
4 1 (1.59%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 19 (30.16%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.17%) Cyber Attack
2 2 (3.17%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.17%) Public Cloud
3 1 (1.59%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 32 (50.79%) Linux
2 26 (41.27%) Windows
3 20 (31.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (22.22%) Windows Server
5 11 (17.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (15.87%) CentOS
7 8 (12.70%) Unix
7 8 (12.70%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (6.35%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (4.76%) Windows 8
10 2 (3.17%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.59%) Windows 7
11 1 (1.59%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (12.70%) ITIL
1 8 (12.70%) Problem Management
2 7 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (9.52%) E-Commerce
3 6 (9.52%) High Availability
3 6 (9.52%) Low Latency
3 6 (9.52%) Mobile Marketing
4 5 (7.94%) Risk Management
5 4 (6.35%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (4.76%) DevOps
6 3 (4.76%) Performance Engineering
6 3 (4.76%) Vulnerability Scanning
7 2 (3.17%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (3.17%) Coaching
7 2 (3.17%) ERP
7 2 (3.17%) Line Management
7 2 (3.17%) Performance Management
7 2 (3.17%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (3.17%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.52%) Bash Shell
1 6 (9.52%) Perl
1 6 (9.52%) Python
2 4 (6.35%) Ruby
3 3 (4.76%) SQL
4 2 (3.17%) C
4 2 (3.17%) PowerShell
4 2 (3.17%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.59%) Java
5 1 (1.59%) R
Qualifications
1 19 (30.16%) CCNP
1 19 (30.16%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (12.70%) CCNP Voice
2 8 (12.70%) CCVP
3 6 (9.52%) Degree
4 5 (7.94%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.17%) MCSE
5 2 (3.17%) RHCE
5 2 (3.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.59%) MCP
6 1 (1.59%) MCSA
6 1 (1.59%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.52%) QA
2 1 (1.59%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (34.92%) Active Directory
2 8 (12.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (9.52%) NFS
3 6 (9.52%) Squid
4 5 (7.94%) vSphere
5 2 (3.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (11.11%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (3.17%) WhatsUp Gold
3 1 (1.59%) WSUS
Vendors
1 27 (42.86%) Cisco
2 26 (41.27%) Avaya
3 24 (38.10%) Red Hat
4 21 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 20 (31.75%) F5
6 18 (28.57%) CheckPoint
7 17 (26.98%) VMware
8 12 (19.05%) IBM
9 6 (9.52%) EMC
10 5 (7.94%) Intel
11 4 (6.35%) Oracle
12 3 (4.76%) Blue Coat
13 2 (3.17%) AppDynamics
13 2 (3.17%) Palo Alto
13 2 (3.17%) Sage
14 1 (1.59%) Dell
14 1 (1.59%) Informatica
14 1 (1.59%) Radware
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