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 9 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 70 62 67
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +5
Permanent jobs citing DNS 42 37 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.27% 2.96% 2.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.56% 17.62% 11.30%
Number of salaries quoted 38 33 25
Median salary £42,500 £36,500 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.43% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,050 £20,500 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +12.14%
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
171 210 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 13.30% 16.81% 18.89%
Number of salaries quoted 133 188 211
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 £24,800 £20,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 9 December 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 9 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
South Wales +1 36 £41,500 +12.16% 3
Mid Wales - 4 - -
West Wales -12 2 £46,250 +68.18% 2
DNS
UK

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 9 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 Wales region with a requirement for DNS.

1 54 (55.67%) Active Directory
2 53 (54.64%) Microsoft
3 49 (50.52%) VMware
4 40 (41.24%) DHCP
4 40 (41.24%) VMware Infrastructure
5 35 (36.08%) SQL Server
6 34 (35.05%) LAN
6 34 (35.05%) Hyper-V
7 32 (32.99%) 3PAR
7 32 (32.99%) Windows
7 32 (32.99%) Linux
7 32 (32.99%) HP
8 29 (29.90%) Cisco
8 29 (29.90%) Veeam
9 26 (26.80%) Avaya
9 26 (26.80%) MPLS
10 25 (25.77%) Veritas
10 25 (25.77%) Oracle
10 25 (25.77%) NetBackup
10 25 (25.77%) Data Protection
11 24 (24.74%) Telecoms
11 24 (24.74%) WAN
11 24 (24.74%) Red Hat
12 23 (23.71%) Firewall
13 21 (21.65%) Finance
13 21 (21.65%) Internet
13 21 (21.65%) CCNP
13 21 (21.65%) Cisco Certification
13 21 (21.65%) ITIL
14 20 (20.62%) Apache

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 20 (20.62%) Apache
2 15 (15.46%) JBoss
3 10 (10.31%) Tomcat
4 5 (5.15%) WebSphere
5 4 (4.12%) IIS
5 4 (4.12%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.03%) Oracle HTTP Server
6 1 (1.03%) PowerExchange
6 1 (1.03%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 16 (16.49%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.12%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.22%) PaaS
2 5 (5.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (5.15%) Office 365
3 4 (4.12%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.03%) IaaS
4 1 (1.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (41.24%) DHCP
2 34 (35.05%) LAN
3 26 (26.80%) MPLS
4 24 (24.74%) WAN
5 23 (23.71%) Firewall
6 21 (21.65%) Internet
7 19 (19.59%) Unified Communications
8 17 (17.53%) VPN
9 13 (13.40%) BGP
9 13 (13.40%) OSPF
10 12 (12.37%) BIG-IP
11 11 (11.34%) Cisco ASA
11 11 (11.34%) Cisco Nexus
12 10 (10.31%) NAS
13 9 (9.28%) Ethernet
13 9 (9.28%) SAN
13 9 (9.28%) TCP/IP
14 8 (8.25%) Network Security
14 8 (8.25%) Wi-Fi
15 7 (7.22%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (36.08%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.19%) Big Data
2 6 (6.19%) Data Mining
3 4 (4.12%) MySQL
4 1 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.03%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 2 (2.06%) Jenkins
1 2 (2.06%) Maven
1 2 (2.06%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (2.06%) Sonatype Nexus
1 2 (2.06%) TeamCity
General
1 24 (24.74%) Telecoms
2 21 (21.65%) Finance
3 17 (17.53%) Banking
4 6 (6.19%) Advertising
4 6 (6.19%) Marketing
5 4 (4.12%) Manufacturing
6 2 (2.06%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 19 (19.59%) Architect
2 18 (18.56%) Administrator
2 18 (18.56%) Systems Administrator
3 17 (17.53%) Cisco Architect
4 11 (11.34%) Network Architect
5 10 (10.31%) Cisco Network Architect
6 9 (9.28%) Data Engineer
6 9 (9.28%) Data Protection Engineer
7 8 (8.25%) Telecoms Architect
8 7 (7.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (6.19%) Linux Administrator
9 6 (6.19%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 5 (5.15%) Storage Engineer
11 4 (4.12%) IT Engineer
11 4 (4.12%) Network Engineer
11 4 (4.12%) Operations Engineer
11 4 (4.12%) Security Engineer
11 4 (4.12%) Support Engineer
11 4 (4.12%) Systems Engineer
12 3 (3.09%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.15%) Apache Flex
2 4 (4.12%) LAMP
3 2 (2.06%) Middleware
4 1 (1.03%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 19 (19.59%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.25%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (8.25%) Management Information System
3 6 (6.19%) User Experience
4 2 (2.06%) Cyber Attack
4 2 (2.06%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.03%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 32 (32.99%) Linux
1 32 (32.99%) Windows
2 20 (20.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 20 (20.62%) Windows Server
3 11 (11.34%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (10.31%) CentOS
5 8 (8.25%) Unix
5 8 (8.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (4.12%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (3.09%) Windows 8
8 2 (2.06%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.03%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (25.77%) Data Protection
2 21 (21.65%) ITIL
3 19 (19.59%) Problem Management
4 14 (14.43%) Continuous Improvement
5 13 (13.40%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (13.40%) Service Management
6 11 (11.34%) ITSM
7 7 (7.22%) Coaching
7 7 (7.22%) Service Delivery
8 6 (6.19%) E-Commerce
8 6 (6.19%) High Availability
8 6 (6.19%) Low Latency
8 6 (6.19%) Mobile Marketing
8 6 (6.19%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (6.19%) TOGAF
9 5 (5.15%) Mentoring
9 5 (5.15%) Risk Management
10 4 (4.12%) Capacity Planning
10 4 (4.12%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (3.09%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.19%) Bash Shell
1 6 (6.19%) Perl
1 6 (6.19%) Python
2 5 (5.15%) PowerShell
3 4 (4.12%) Ruby
4 3 (3.09%) SQL
5 2 (2.06%) C
5 2 (2.06%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.03%) Java
6 1 (1.03%) R
Qualifications
1 21 (21.65%) CCNP
1 21 (21.65%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (12.37%) Degree
3 11 (11.34%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (8.25%) CCNP Voice
4 8 (8.25%) CCVP
5 6 (6.19%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (6.19%) MCITP
6 2 (2.06%) CCDP
6 2 (2.06%) MCSE
6 2 (2.06%) RHCE
6 2 (2.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.03%) MCP
7 1 (1.03%) MCSA
7 1 (1.03%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.22%) SLA
2 6 (6.19%) QA
System Software
1 54 (55.67%) Active Directory
2 40 (41.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (35.05%) Hyper-V
4 6 (6.19%) NFS
4 6 (6.19%) Squid
5 5 (5.15%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 25 (25.77%) NetBackup
2 7 (7.22%) Cisco UCCE
3 2 (2.06%) WhatsUp Gold
4 1 (1.03%) WSUS
Vendors
1 53 (54.64%) Microsoft
2 49 (50.52%) VMware
3 32 (32.99%) 3PAR
3 32 (32.99%) HP
4 29 (29.90%) Cisco
4 29 (29.90%) Veeam
5 26 (26.80%) Avaya
6 25 (25.77%) Oracle
6 25 (25.77%) Veritas
7 24 (24.74%) Red Hat
8 20 (20.62%) F5
9 18 (18.56%) CheckPoint
10 12 (12.37%) IBM
11 6 (6.19%) EMC
12 5 (5.15%) Intel
13 3 (3.09%) Blue Coat
14 2 (2.06%) AppDynamics
14 2 (2.06%) Palo Alto
14 2 (2.06%) Sage
14 2 (2.06%) Sun
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