The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 88 66 61
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -5
Permanent jobs citing DNS 143 161 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.83% 3.83% 3.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.82% 22.05% 19.12%
Number of salaries quoted 84 122 119
Average salary £36,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.76% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,300 £20,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.40% -1.33%
DNS
Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
965 730 748
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 19.07% 17.37% 19.27%
Number of salaries quoted 721 576 568
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £22,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DNS across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

DNS
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

DNS Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

DNS
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014.

DNS Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

DNS
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 26 November 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leeds -28 91 £36,000 +10.76% 15
Bradford -8 16 £38,750 +63.15% 1
Wakefield -4 15 £31,250 +38.88% 2
Halifax -8 6 £26,250 -4.54%
Wetherby - 1 £25,000 -
Cleckheaton - 1 £26,000 -
DNS
Yorkshire

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing DNS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited DNS.

1 281 (79.38%) Windows
2 198 (55.93%) VMware
3 164 (46.33%) TCP/IP
4 149 (42.09%) Active Directory
5 143 (40.40%) DHCP
6 139 (39.27%) Linux
7 134 (37.85%) Cisco
8 126 (35.59%) Microsoft
9 124 (35.03%) UNIX
10 118 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
11 116 (32.77%) Load Balancing
12 113 (31.92%) VMware Infrastructure
13 108 (30.51%) Red Hat
14 105 (29.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 99 (27.97%) Apache
16 95 (26.84%) Firewall
17 93 (26.27%) IIS
18 91 (25.71%) Windows Server 2012
19 88 (24.86%) Windows Server 2003
20 86 (24.29%) MS Excel
21 83 (23.45%) Internet
22 82 (23.16%) Citrix
23 79 (22.32%) PowerShell
24 78 (22.03%) MS Exchange
25 77 (21.75%) Clustering
26 75 (21.19%) SAN
27 74 (20.90%) Perl
28 72 (20.34%) Java
28 72 (20.34%) MPLS
28 72 (20.34%) PCI DSS

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing DNS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited DNS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 99 (27.97%) Apache
2 93 (26.27%) IIS
3 78 (22.03%) MS Exchange
4 39 (11.02%) Exchange Server 2010
5 33 (9.32%) SharePoint
6 20 (5.65%) Lync
7 12 (3.39%) Tomcat
8 11 (3.11%) SharePoint 2013
9 9 (2.54%) Exchange Server 2013
9 9 (2.54%) Exchange Server 2007
10 8 (2.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 5 (1.41%) IBM Notes
12 4 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2003
12 4 (1.13%) nginx
12 4 (1.13%) Node.js
12 4 (1.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 3 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
13 3 (0.85%) Lotus Domino
14 2 (0.56%) Site Server
14 2 (0.56%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 86 (24.29%) MS Excel
2 24 (6.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (0.56%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.28%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.26%) Office 365
2 5 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (1.41%) PaaS
3 4 (1.13%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (0.85%) Amazon S3
4 3 (0.85%) Route 53
5 1 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.28%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 164 (46.33%) TCP/IP
2 143 (40.40%) DHCP
3 95 (26.84%) Firewall
4 83 (23.45%) Internet
5 75 (21.19%) SAN
6 72 (20.34%) MPLS
7 71 (20.06%) SMTP
8 62 (17.51%) OSPF
8 62 (17.51%) BGP
8 62 (17.51%) Cisco IOS
9 61 (17.23%) EIGRP
10 35 (9.89%) Wireless
11 34 (9.60%) Intranet
12 29 (8.19%) LAN
13 27 (7.63%) VPN
14 23 (6.50%) Network Security
14 23 (6.50%) Cisco ASA
15 22 (6.21%) WAN
16 19 (5.37%) VoIP
17 17 (4.80%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (11.02%) SQL Server
2 21 (5.93%) MySQL
3 11 (3.11%) Redis
4 5 (1.41%) Oracle ODI
5 4 (1.13%) Oracle BI EE
5 4 (1.13%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (0.85%) MongoDB
6 3 (0.85%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (0.56%) MariaDB
7 2 (0.56%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.28%) QlikView
8 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (1.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.28%) Jenkins
General
1 37 (10.45%) Finance
2 23 (6.50%) Telecoms
3 10 (2.82%) Retail
4 9 (2.54%) Publishing
5 7 (1.98%) Law
6 6 (1.69%) Advertising
7 5 (1.41%) Banking
8 2 (0.56%) Legal
9 1 (0.28%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.28%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 87 (24.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 52 (14.69%) Analyst
3 32 (9.04%) Support Technician
4 26 (7.34%) Administrator
5 22 (6.21%) Technical Analyst
6 21 (5.93%) Support Engineer
6 21 (5.93%) Systems Administrator
6 21 (5.93%) IT Support
7 18 (5.08%) 2nd Line Support
7 18 (5.08%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 17 (4.80%) Network Engineer
8 17 (4.80%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 17 (4.80%) Linux Administrator
9 16 (4.52%) Server Engineer
9 16 (4.52%) IT Support Technician
10 14 (3.95%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 12 (3.39%) Technical Support
12 11 (3.11%) Exchange Engineer
13 10 (2.82%) VMware Engineer
13 10 (2.82%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (4.24%) .NET
2 10 (2.82%) Middleware
3 9 (2.54%) WebCenter
4 7 (1.98%) LAMP
4 7 (1.98%) Web Services
5 4 (1.13%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (0.28%) HTML
6 1 (0.28%) ODBC
6 1 (0.28%) J2EE
6 1 (0.28%) Servlets
6 1 (0.28%) Application Packaging
6 1 (0.28%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 77 (21.75%) Clustering
2 29 (8.19%) Management Information System
2 29 (8.19%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (5.93%) Replication
4 20 (5.65%) PKI
5 14 (3.95%) Blackberry
6 10 (2.82%) iPhone
7 8 (2.26%) iPad
7 8 (2.26%) Enterprise Storage
7 8 (2.26%) IBM XIV
7 8 (2.26%) SecurID
8 7 (1.98%) CMDB
8 7 (1.98%) HP StorageWorks
8 7 (1.98%) Performance Metrics
9 4 (1.13%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.85%) IVR
10 3 (0.85%) Data Integration
10 3 (0.85%) User Experience
11 2 (0.56%) Social Media
11 2 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 281 (79.38%) Windows
2 139 (39.27%) Linux
3 124 (35.03%) UNIX
4 118 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 105 (29.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 91 (25.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 88 (24.86%) Windows Server 2003
8 55 (15.54%) Windows 7
9 45 (12.71%) Windows XP
10 21 (5.93%) HPUX
11 12 (3.39%) Windows 8
12 10 (2.82%) Solaris
13 7 (1.98%) Debian
13 7 (1.98%) CentOS
14 6 (1.69%) Mac OS
15 5 (1.41%) SUSE
15 5 (1.41%) Ubuntu
16 4 (1.13%) Windows 2000 Server
17 3 (0.85%) Windows Vista
17 3 (0.85%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (32.77%) Load Balancing
2 65 (18.36%) ITIL
3 60 (16.95%) E-Commerce
4 49 (13.84%) Performance Tuning
5 41 (11.58%) Disaster Recovery
6 40 (11.30%) Service Delivery
7 35 (9.89%) Performance Monitoring
8 34 (9.60%) Business Continuity
9 31 (8.76%) Service Management
10 27 (7.63%) Change Management
11 26 (7.34%) DevOps
12 22 (6.21%) Capacity Management
13 19 (5.37%) Project Management
14 16 (4.52%) Change Control
15 15 (4.24%) Continuous Integration
16 14 (3.95%) Incident Management
16 14 (3.95%) Configuration Management
17 13 (3.67%) Problem Management
17 13 (3.67%) Technical Architecture
17 13 (3.67%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 79 (22.32%) PowerShell
2 74 (20.90%) Perl
3 72 (20.34%) Java
4 71 (20.06%) Bash Shell
5 47 (13.28%) Shell Script
6 34 (9.60%) PHP
7 24 (6.78%) SQL
8 13 (3.67%) JavaScript
9 12 (3.39%) Ruby
9 12 (3.39%) Python
10 9 (2.54%) VB.NET
11 8 (2.26%) C++
12 3 (0.85%) C
13 2 (0.56%) T-SQL
13 2 (0.56%) VBScript
14 1 (0.28%) C#
14 1 (0.28%) PHP5
14 1 (0.28%) R
Qualifications
1 52 (14.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 34 (9.60%) MCSE
3 27 (7.63%) Degree
4 26 (7.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 22 (6.21%) Cisco Certification
6 20 (5.65%) CCNA
6 20 (5.65%) SC Cleared
6 20 (5.65%) Security Cleared
7 17 (4.80%) MCITP
8 14 (3.95%) CCNP
9 12 (3.39%) CISSP
10 11 (3.11%) MCDST
11 10 (2.82%) ITIL Certification
12 8 (2.26%) MCP
12 8 (2.26%) MCSA
12 8 (2.26%) NCDA
13 3 (0.85%) MCTS
13 3 (0.85%) CCA
13 3 (0.85%) Citrix Certification
14 2 (0.56%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (20.34%) PCI DSS
2 16 (4.52%) SLA
3 11 (3.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.13%) QA
5 1 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 149 (42.09%) Active Directory
2 113 (31.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 71 (20.06%) VMware ESXi
4 40 (11.30%) vSphere
5 20 (5.65%) VMware ESX
6 15 (4.24%) Hyper-V
7 9 (2.54%) XenApp
7 9 (2.54%) VMware Server
8 8 (2.26%) Squid
9 6 (1.69%) Firmware
9 6 (1.69%) Terminal Services
9 6 (1.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 5 (1.41%) UAG
10 5 (1.41%) XenServer
11 3 (0.85%) ProxySG
12 1 (0.28%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.28%) MetaFrame
12 1 (0.28%) Xen
12 1 (0.28%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 38 (10.73%) SCCM
2 29 (8.19%) SCOM
3 15 (4.24%) NetBackup
3 15 (4.24%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 11 (3.11%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (2.82%) Nagios
6 9 (2.54%) Norton AntiVirus
7 8 (2.26%) Opsview
8 7 (1.98%) Backup Exec
9 5 (1.41%) Cisco UCCX
9 5 (1.41%) Cisco CUCM
10 4 (1.13%) Puppet
11 3 (0.85%) PureDisk
11 3 (0.85%) HAProxy
11 3 (0.85%) SCDPM
11 3 (0.85%) WSUS
12 2 (0.56%) Plesk
13 1 (0.28%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 198 (55.93%) VMware
2 134 (37.85%) Cisco
3 126 (35.59%) Microsoft
4 108 (30.51%) Red Hat
5 82 (23.16%) Citrix
6 49 (13.84%) HP
7 44 (12.43%) Oracle
8 19 (5.37%) NetApp
9 15 (4.24%) CheckPoint
9 15 (4.24%) Symantec
10 13 (3.67%) Brocade
11 12 (3.39%) AppSense
12 11 (3.11%) Juniper
13 9 (2.54%) Sun
13 9 (2.54%) 3PAR
14 8 (2.26%) F5
14 8 (2.26%) IBM
14 8 (2.26%) Dell
14 8 (2.26%) EMC
15 7 (1.98%) Blue Coat
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: £40,000 per annum + Good Benefits + On-call
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
RM Education
Salary: £15000 - £18500 per annum + £800 bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £38k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
QUANTICA
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Health, 27 days
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum + Training and Certifications
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + on call bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
The People Network
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + 10k on call + Pension + Health
Posted: 9 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £39000.00 - £47000.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £36000.00 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Wakefield
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £15.00 - £17.00 per hour
Posted: 22 days ago