The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 53 62 75
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +13
Permanent jobs citing DNS 53 44 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.97% 3.18% 2.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.60% 17.89% 10.21%
Number of salaries quoted 28 39 29
Median salary £32,500 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,400 £25,600 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,700 £39,000 £41,300
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
DNS
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
285 246 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 21.33% 17.76% 21.43%
Number of salaries quoted 223 220 249
Median salary £35,000 £39,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

DNS
Salary Trend in Wales

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

DNS Salary Trend in Wales

DNS
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Wales region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

DNS Salary Histogram in Wales

DNS
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Wales region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
South Wales -1 28 £32,500 -14.47% 3
Mid Wales - 24 - - 1
DNS
UK

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 Wales region with a requirement for DNS.

1 73 (80.22%) Active Directory
2 54 (59.34%) VMware
3 51 (56.04%) Microsoft
4 50 (54.95%) Windows
5 41 (45.05%) Firewall
6 40 (43.96%) Windows Server
7 34 (37.36%) Linux
8 32 (35.16%) DHCP
9 29 (31.87%) VMware Infrastructure
10 27 (29.67%) Hyper-V
10 27 (29.67%) HP
11 26 (28.57%) TCP/IP
12 25 (27.47%) SQL Server
13 23 (25.27%) 3PAR
14 21 (23.08%) Veeam
15 20 (21.98%) ITIL
16 19 (20.88%) Internet
17 18 (19.78%) Cisco
17 18 (19.78%) NAS
18 16 (17.58%) Office 365
18 16 (17.58%) Veritas
19 15 (16.48%) SQL
20 14 (15.38%) MS Office
20 14 (15.38%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
21 13 (14.29%) MS Excel
21 13 (14.29%) MS Exchange
21 13 (14.29%) LAN
21 13 (14.29%) VPN
21 13 (14.29%) Sage
22 12 (13.19%) Red Hat

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in 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 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 9 (9.89%) Apache
3 6 (6.59%) IIS
4 5 (5.49%) JBoss
5 3 (3.30%) CMS
5 3 (3.30%) Commerce Server
5 3 (3.30%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (2.20%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2000
7 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.10%) PowerExchange
7 1 (1.10%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (15.38%) MS Office
2 13 (14.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.10%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 16 (17.58%) Office 365
2 6 (6.59%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (6.59%) PaaS
3 4 (4.40%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (3.30%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 41 (45.05%) Firewall
2 32 (35.16%) DHCP
3 26 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 19 (20.88%) Internet
5 18 (19.78%) NAS
6 14 (15.38%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
7 13 (14.29%) LAN
7 13 (14.29%) VPN
8 11 (12.09%) SAN
8 11 (12.09%) VoIP
9 10 (10.99%) WAN
10 9 (9.89%) FTP
11 8 (8.79%) MPLS
12 7 (7.69%) PBX
13 6 (6.59%) Ethernet
14 5 (5.49%) BGP
14 5 (5.49%) OSPF
14 5 (5.49%) VLAN
15 4 (4.40%) Cisco ASA
15 4 (4.40%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (27.47%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.49%) Big Data
3 4 (4.40%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.10%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 1 (1.10%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.10%) Maven
1 1 (1.10%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 7 (7.69%) Telecoms
2 6 (6.59%) Advertising
3 5 (5.49%) Finance
4 4 (4.40%) Marketing
5 2 (2.20%) Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (31.87%) Support Engineer
2 16 (17.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 14 (15.38%) Infrastructure Support
3 14 (15.38%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 12 (13.19%) Administrator
4 12 (13.19%) IT Support
4 12 (13.19%) Systems Administrator
5 9 (9.89%) 2nd Line Support
5 9 (9.89%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 9 (9.89%) 3rd Line Support
5 9 (9.89%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 9 (9.89%) IT Engineer
6 8 (8.79%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 8 (8.79%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 8 (8.79%) Data Engineer
6 8 (8.79%) Data Protection Engineer
6 8 (8.79%) IT Support Engineer
7 7 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (7.69%) Senior Support Engineer
7 7 (7.69%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.30%) .NET
1 3 (3.30%) .NET Framework
2 2 (2.20%) Apache Flex
3 1 (1.10%) COM
3 1 (1.10%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.59%) Smartphone
2 4 (4.40%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.40%) Data Centre
2 4 (4.40%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 3 (3.30%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.20%) Cyber Attack
4 2 (2.20%) Data Extraction
4 2 (2.20%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (2.20%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.10%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.10%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.10%) Clustering
5 1 (1.10%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 50 (54.95%) Windows
2 40 (43.96%) Windows Server
3 34 (37.36%) Linux
4 11 (12.09%) Mac OS X
5 10 (10.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (7.69%) CentOS
6 7 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (6.59%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (5.49%) Unix
8 5 (5.49%) Windows 8
9 4 (4.40%) Windows 7
9 4 (4.40%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (3.30%) Windows 10
11 1 (1.10%) AIX
11 1 (1.10%) Windows 2000
11 1 (1.10%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (21.98%) ITIL
2 12 (13.19%) Data Protection
3 7 (7.69%) High Availability
4 6 (6.59%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (6.59%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (6.59%) Load Balancing
4 6 (6.59%) Problem Management
4 6 (6.59%) Service Management
5 5 (5.49%) E-Commerce
5 5 (5.49%) ITSM
6 4 (4.40%) DDoS Mitigation
6 4 (4.40%) Low Latency
6 4 (4.40%) Mobile Marketing
7 3 (3.30%) DevOps
8 2 (2.20%) CRM
8 2 (2.20%) ERP
9 1 (1.10%) BCP
9 1 (1.10%) Business Intelligence
9 1 (1.10%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (1.10%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (16.48%) SQL
2 4 (4.40%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.30%) Python
4 2 (2.20%) Bash Shell
4 2 (2.20%) Perl
4 2 (2.20%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.10%) C#
5 1 (1.10%) Java
5 1 (1.10%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (6.59%) CCNP
2 6 (6.59%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (4.40%) CCNA
3 4 (4.40%) MCSE
4 3 (3.30%) MCP
5 2 (2.20%) Degree
6 1 (1.10%) AWS Certification
6 1 (1.10%) CCDA
6 1 (1.10%) CCNP Voice
6 1 (1.10%) CCVP
6 1 (1.10%) JNCIA
6 1 (1.10%) JNCIS
6 1 (1.10%) MCITP
6 1 (1.10%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.40%) QA
2 3 (3.30%) SLA
System Software
1 73 (80.22%) Active Directory
2 29 (31.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (29.67%) Hyper-V
4 5 (5.49%) Squid
5 4 (4.40%) NFS
6 3 (3.30%) vSphere
7 1 (1.10%) MetaFrame
7 1 (1.10%) Samba
7 1 (1.10%) Shibboleth
7 1 (1.10%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 12 (13.19%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.10%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.10%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (1.10%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (1.10%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (1.10%) HP SIM
2 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (1.10%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.10%) OpenView
2 1 (1.10%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 54 (59.34%) VMware
2 51 (56.04%) Microsoft
3 27 (29.67%) HP
4 23 (25.27%) 3PAR
5 21 (23.08%) Veeam
6 18 (19.78%) Cisco
7 16 (17.58%) Veritas
8 13 (14.29%) Sage
9 12 (13.19%) Red Hat
10 9 (9.89%) F5
11 7 (7.69%) Avaya
11 7 (7.69%) IBM
12 6 (6.59%) Oracle
13 5 (5.49%) CheckPoint
14 4 (4.40%) EMC
14 4 (4.40%) Juniper
14 4 (4.40%) Symantec
15 2 (2.20%) Dell
15 2 (2.20%) Intel
15 2 (2.20%) Intel Security
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