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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 65 54 56
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +2
Permanent jobs citing DNS 31 51 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.94% 3.90% 3.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.82% 22.67% 12.09%
Number of salaries quoted 31 50 31
Median salary £39,500 £38,250 £31,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +23.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £20,500 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £47,500 £39,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
174 225 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 16.49% 17.21% 25.59%
Number of salaries quoted 152 216 252
Median salary £42,500 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 28 September 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 28 September 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 -6 23 £37,500 -3.84% 2
Torfaen - 5 £42,500 -
Newport - 2 £38,500 -
Bridgend -6 1 £18,000 -12.19%
DNS
Wales

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 29 (59.18%) Linux
2 28 (57.14%) Windows
3 27 (55.10%) DHCP
3 27 (55.10%) Active Directory
4 23 (46.94%) Microsoft
5 20 (40.82%) Windows Server
6 19 (38.78%) Cisco
6 19 (38.78%) Internet
6 19 (38.78%) Firewall
7 18 (36.73%) LAN
8 17 (34.69%) Avaya
8 17 (34.69%) NAS
9 15 (30.61%) Telecoms
10 14 (28.57%) Finance
10 14 (28.57%) Red Hat
11 13 (26.53%) MS Exchange
11 13 (26.53%) VMware
11 13 (26.53%) Office 365
12 12 (24.49%) MPLS
12 12 (24.49%) MS Office
12 12 (24.49%) VPN
13 11 (22.45%) SQL
13 11 (22.45%) WAN
13 11 (22.45%) Analytical Skills
13 11 (22.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 10 (20.41%) Unified Communications
14 10 (20.41%) Apache
14 10 (20.41%) CCNP
14 10 (20.41%) Mac OS X
14 10 (20.41%) Sage

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 13 (26.53%) MS Exchange
2 10 (20.41%) Apache
3 5 (10.20%) JBoss
4 3 (6.12%) IIS
4 3 (6.12%) Tomcat
5 2 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (4.08%) Skype for Business
5 2 (4.08%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2000
6 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.04%) PowerExchange
Applications
1 12 (24.49%) MS Office
2 5 (10.20%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 13 (26.53%) Office 365
2 5 (10.20%) PaaS
3 2 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 27 (55.10%) DHCP
2 19 (38.78%) Firewall
2 19 (38.78%) Internet
3 18 (36.73%) LAN
4 17 (34.69%) NAS
5 12 (24.49%) MPLS
5 12 (24.49%) VPN
6 11 (22.45%) WAN
7 10 (20.41%) SAN
7 10 (20.41%) Unified Communications
8 6 (12.24%) TCP/IP
9 5 (10.20%) BGP
9 5 (10.20%) BIG-IP
9 5 (10.20%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (10.20%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (10.20%) iSCSI
9 5 (10.20%) Kerberos
9 5 (10.20%) Network Security
9 5 (10.20%) OpenLDAP
9 5 (10.20%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.20%) Big Data
1 5 (10.20%) Data Mining
2 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.04%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.04%) Maven
1 1 (2.04%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 15 (30.61%) Telecoms
2 14 (28.57%) Finance
3 10 (20.41%) Banking
4 6 (12.24%) Advertising
5 5 (10.20%) Marketing
6 2 (4.08%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 18 (36.73%) Administrator
1 18 (36.73%) Systems Administrator
2 10 (20.41%) Architect
2 10 (20.41%) Cisco Architect
2 10 (20.41%) IT Support
2 10 (20.41%) Support Engineer
3 8 (16.33%) IT Engineer
3 8 (16.33%) IT Support Engineer
4 5 (10.20%) Cisco Network Architect
4 5 (10.20%) Linux Administrator
4 5 (10.20%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 5 (10.20%) Network Architect
4 5 (10.20%) Telecoms Architect
5 3 (6.12%) 1st Line Support
5 3 (6.12%) IT Administrator
5 3 (6.12%) IT Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.08%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Unix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.08%) Apache Flex
2 1 (2.04%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.45%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.16%) Smartphone
3 2 (4.08%) Cyber Attack
3 2 (4.08%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.04%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.04%) Clustering
4 1 (2.04%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 29 (59.18%) Linux
2 28 (57.14%) Windows
3 20 (40.82%) Windows Server
4 11 (22.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (20.41%) Mac OS X
6 9 (18.37%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (16.33%) CentOS
7 8 (16.33%) Unix
8 6 (12.24%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (10.20%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (4.08%) Windows 8
11 1 (2.04%) Windows 2000
11 1 (2.04%) Windows 7
11 1 (2.04%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (18.37%) ITIL
2 5 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (10.20%) E-Commerce
2 5 (10.20%) High Availability
2 5 (10.20%) Low Latency
2 5 (10.20%) Mobile Marketing
3 4 (8.16%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (6.12%) Problem Management
5 2 (4.08%) Coaching
5 2 (4.08%) Performance Management
5 2 (4.08%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (4.08%) Service Management
6 1 (2.04%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.04%) DevOps
6 1 (2.04%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (2.04%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.45%) SQL
2 2 (4.08%) Bash Shell
2 2 (4.08%) Perl
2 2 (4.08%) Python
3 1 (2.04%) Java
3 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (20.41%) CCNP
1 10 (20.41%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (10.20%) CCNP Voice
2 5 (10.20%) CCVP
2 5 (10.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.08%) Degree
4 1 (2.04%) MCP
4 1 (2.04%) MCSA
4 1 (2.04%) MCSE
4 1 (2.04%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.20%) QA
2 4 (8.16%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (55.10%) Active Directory
2 6 (12.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (10.20%) NFS
3 5 (10.20%) Squid
4 3 (6.12%) vSphere
5 1 (2.04%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.04%) MetaFrame
5 1 (2.04%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (10.20%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (2.04%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.04%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (2.04%) HP SIM
2 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (2.04%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (2.04%) OpenView
2 1 (2.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (2.04%) WSUS
Vendors
1 23 (46.94%) Microsoft
2 19 (38.78%) Cisco
3 17 (34.69%) Avaya
4 14 (28.57%) Red Hat
5 13 (26.53%) VMware
6 10 (20.41%) CheckPoint
6 10 (20.41%) Sage
7 9 (18.37%) F5
8 7 (14.29%) IBM
9 5 (10.20%) EMC
10 3 (6.12%) Dell
11 2 (4.08%) Intel
11 2 (4.08%) Intel Security
12 1 (2.04%) arcserve
12 1 (2.04%) Citrix
12 1 (2.04%) Compaq
12 1 (2.04%) HP
12 1 (2.04%) Mitel
12 1 (2.04%) Sun
12 1 (2.04%) Symantec
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