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 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Domain Name System (DNS)
Wales / South Wales
Rank 58 46 59
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +13
Permanent jobs citing DNS 22 54 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.62% 4.47% 3.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.42% 21.86% 13.41%
Number of salaries quoted 22 47 33
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,600 £20,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £40,800
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%

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
134 247 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 15.97% 20.43% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 124 217 217
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,400
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £58,200 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 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
Cardiff +10 21 £40,000 +6.66% 3
Gwent - 1 £40,500 -
DNS
Wales

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 South Wales region with a requirement for DNS.

1 29 (53.70%) DHCP
2 26 (48.15%) LAN
3 24 (44.44%) Linux
4 22 (40.74%) Windows
5 21 (38.89%) MPLS
6 19 (35.19%) Cisco
6 19 (35.19%) WAN
6 19 (35.19%) Telecoms
7 18 (33.33%) Finance
7 18 (33.33%) Apache
7 18 (33.33%) Active Directory
7 18 (33.33%) Internet
8 17 (31.48%) Avaya
8 17 (31.48%) Red Hat
8 17 (31.48%) Microsoft
8 17 (31.48%) CheckPoint
8 17 (31.48%) F5
9 16 (29.63%) Firewall
9 16 (29.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 15 (27.78%) VMware
10 15 (27.78%) CCNP
10 15 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
10 15 (27.78%) Unified Communications
10 15 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
11 14 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
12 13 (24.07%) JBoss
12 13 (24.07%) Banking
13 12 (22.22%) OSPF
13 12 (22.22%) BGP
13 12 (22.22%) Cisco ASA

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 18 (33.33%) Apache
2 13 (24.07%) JBoss
3 9 (16.67%) IIS
4 7 (12.96%) Tomcat
5 5 (9.26%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (9.26%) MS Exchange
6 3 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (5.56%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.85%) Oracle HTTP Server
7 1 (1.85%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (11.11%) PaaS
3 4 (7.41%) Office 365
4 1 (1.85%) IaaS
4 1 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (53.70%) DHCP
2 26 (48.15%) LAN
3 21 (38.89%) MPLS
4 19 (35.19%) WAN
5 18 (33.33%) Internet
6 16 (29.63%) Firewall
7 15 (27.78%) Unified Communications
8 12 (22.22%) BGP
8 12 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
8 12 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
8 12 (22.22%) OSPF
9 11 (20.37%) VPN
10 10 (18.52%) BIG-IP
11 8 (14.81%) TCP/IP
12 7 (12.96%) iSCSI
13 5 (9.26%) HTTP
13 5 (9.26%) Kerberos
13 5 (9.26%) NAS
13 5 (9.26%) OpenLDAP
13 5 (9.26%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (20.37%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.26%) Big Data
2 5 (9.26%) Data Mining
3 4 (7.41%) MySQL
4 2 (3.70%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Jenkins
1 3 (5.56%) Maven
1 3 (5.56%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (3.70%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (3.70%) TeamCity
General
1 19 (35.19%) Telecoms
2 18 (33.33%) Finance
3 13 (24.07%) Banking
4 5 (9.26%) Advertising
4 5 (9.26%) Marketing
5 3 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (27.78%) Architect
2 13 (24.07%) Cisco Architect
3 9 (16.67%) Network Architect
4 8 (14.81%) Administrator
4 8 (14.81%) Cisco Network Architect
4 8 (14.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (14.81%) Systems Administrator
5 6 (11.11%) Telecoms Architect
6 5 (9.26%) Linux Administrator
6 5 (9.26%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 4 (7.41%) Network Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) Security Engineer
7 4 (7.41%) Windows Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) IT Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Middleware Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Operations Engineer
8 3 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.41%) J2EE
1 4 (7.41%) LAMP
1 4 (7.41%) Middleware
2 3 (5.56%) Apache Flex
3 1 (1.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (27.78%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.56%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (3.70%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (44.44%) Linux
2 22 (40.74%) Windows
3 16 (29.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (22.22%) Windows Server
6 11 (20.37%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (11.11%) CentOS
7 6 (11.11%) Unix
8 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (3.70%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (11.11%) ITIL
3 5 (9.26%) E-Commerce
3 5 (9.26%) High Availability
3 5 (9.26%) Load Balancing
3 5 (9.26%) Low Latency
3 5 (9.26%) Mobile Marketing
3 5 (9.26%) Problem Management
3 5 (9.26%) Risk Management
4 3 (5.56%) DDoS Mitigation
4 3 (5.56%) ERP
4 3 (5.56%) JVM Tuning
4 3 (5.56%) Performance Engineering
4 3 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (5.56%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 3 (5.56%) Waterfall
5 2 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (3.70%) DevOps
5 2 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (3.70%) Infrastructure Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.41%) Bash Shell
1 4 (7.41%) C
1 4 (7.41%) Perl
1 4 (7.41%) PowerShell
1 4 (7.41%) Python
1 4 (7.41%) Ruby
1 4 (7.41%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.85%) R
2 1 (1.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (27.78%) CCNP
1 15 (27.78%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (11.11%) CCNP Voice
2 6 (11.11%) CCVP
3 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (7.41%) Degree
4 4 (7.41%) MCSE
5 3 (5.56%) MCSA
6 2 (3.70%) RHCE
6 2 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.85%) MCP
7 1 (1.85%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.26%) QA
2 2 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 10 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (9.26%) NFS
3 5 (9.26%) Squid
4 3 (5.56%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (5.56%) vSphere
5 2 (3.70%) Hyper-V
5 2 (3.70%) vCloud
6 1 (1.85%) Firmware
6 1 (1.85%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (9.26%) Cisco UCCE
2 3 (5.56%) NetBackup
3 2 (3.70%) ServiceCenter
3 2 (3.70%) WhatsUp Gold
4 1 (1.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (35.19%) Cisco
2 17 (31.48%) Avaya
2 17 (31.48%) CheckPoint
2 17 (31.48%) F5
2 17 (31.48%) Microsoft
2 17 (31.48%) Red Hat
3 15 (27.78%) VMware
4 9 (16.67%) IBM
5 8 (14.81%) Oracle
6 7 (12.96%) EMC
7 3 (5.56%) Blue Coat
7 3 (5.56%) Dell
7 3 (5.56%) Intel
7 3 (5.56%) Juniper
8 2 (3.70%) AppDynamics
8 2 (3.70%) EqualLogic
8 2 (3.70%) HP
8 2 (3.70%) NetApp
8 2 (3.70%) SolarWinds
8 2 (3.70%) Symantec
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