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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 84 91 84
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Permanent jobs citing DNS 139 126 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.76% 2.59% 2.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.30% 15.79% 13.94%
Number of salaries quoted 116 79 83
Average salary £35,000 £23,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.93% -32.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £16,500 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £43,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -6.66%
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
853 798 789
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 16.92% 16.42% 20.07%
Number of salaries quoted 688 599 610
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015. 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 +19 96 £35,000 +16.66% 7
Bradford +13 27 £32,500 +41.30% 1
Huddersfield +2 7 £50,000 +63.93% 2
Halifax +8 4 £53,750 +144.31%
Liversedge - 2 £24,000 -
Cleckheaton 0 1 £27,500 +17.02% 1
Wetherby -9 1 £25,000 +28.20%
Wakefield -13 1 £28,000 +0.90% 2
DNS
Yorkshire

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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.

1 212 (79.40%) Windows
2 153 (57.30%) Active Directory
3 147 (55.06%) VMware
4 137 (51.31%) DHCP
5 108 (40.45%) Microsoft
6 103 (38.58%) TCP/IP
7 95 (35.58%) Linux
8 90 (33.71%) Firewall
8 90 (33.71%) VMware Infrastructure
9 86 (32.21%) Cisco
10 80 (29.96%) Windows Server 2008
11 75 (28.09%) Windows Server 2012
11 75 (28.09%) ITIL
12 68 (25.47%) MS Exchange
13 65 (24.34%) SAN
14 61 (22.85%) UNIX
15 59 (22.10%) Citrix
16 56 (20.97%) Microsoft Certification
16 56 (20.97%) HP
17 55 (20.60%) Windows Server 2003
17 55 (20.60%) MS Excel
18 50 (18.73%) Internet
19 45 (16.85%) LAN
20 44 (16.48%) SQL Server
20 44 (16.48%) Performance Tuning
20 44 (16.48%) Exchange Server 2010
21 43 (16.10%) Disaster Recovery
22 42 (15.73%) Windows 7
23 40 (14.98%) WAN
23 40 (14.98%) Red Hat

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 68 (25.47%) MS Exchange
2 44 (16.48%) Exchange Server 2010
3 38 (14.23%) Apache
4 24 (8.99%) IIS
5 23 (8.61%) SharePoint
6 16 (5.99%) Tomcat
7 14 (5.24%) Lync
8 13 (4.87%) nginx
8 13 (4.87%) Exchange Server 2013
9 12 (4.49%) SharePoint 2013
10 9 (3.37%) Exchange Server 2007
11 6 (2.25%) WordPress
11 6 (2.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 5 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2003
13 4 (1.50%) Node.js
14 3 (1.12%) SharePoint 2010
15 2 (0.75%) Site Server
15 2 (0.75%) CMS
16 1 (0.37%) Joomla!
16 1 (0.37%) WebLogic
Applications
1 55 (20.60%) MS Excel
2 17 (6.37%) MS Office
3 7 (2.62%) MS Visio
4 6 (2.25%) Fireworks
4 6 (2.25%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.37%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 18 (6.74%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (4.87%) Amazon EC2
2 13 (4.87%) Amazon S3
2 13 (4.87%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 8 (3.00%) PaaS
4 7 (2.62%) Office 365
5 3 (1.12%) Route 53
5 3 (1.12%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 3 (1.12%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (0.75%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 137 (51.31%) DHCP
2 103 (38.58%) TCP/IP
3 90 (33.71%) Firewall
4 65 (24.34%) SAN
5 50 (18.73%) Internet
6 45 (16.85%) LAN
7 40 (14.98%) WAN
8 38 (14.23%) Network Security
9 33 (12.36%) SSL
10 31 (11.61%) VoIP
11 28 (10.49%) VPN
12 20 (7.49%) MPLS
13 19 (7.12%) Wireless
14 16 (5.99%) Intranet
15 15 (5.62%) BGP
16 14 (5.24%) NAS
17 13 (4.87%) EIGRP
17 13 (4.87%) OSPF
17 13 (4.87%) SMTP
18 12 (4.49%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (16.48%) SQL Server
2 28 (10.49%) MySQL
3 15 (5.62%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (4.87%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (4.87%) Amazon RDS
5 6 (2.25%) Oracle BI EE
6 5 (1.87%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (1.50%) Redis
8 3 (1.12%) Riak
8 3 (1.12%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.12%) Apache Cassandra
8 3 (1.12%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.37%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 13 (4.87%) Git (software)
2 7 (2.62%) JIRA
3 1 (0.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 32 (11.99%) Telecoms
2 20 (7.49%) Finance
3 6 (2.25%) Marketing
4 5 (1.87%) Advertising
4 5 (1.87%) Retail
5 4 (1.50%) Banking
5 4 (1.50%) Back Office
6 2 (0.75%) Legal
7 1 (0.37%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.37%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 49 (18.35%) Analyst
2 42 (15.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 25 (9.36%) Technical Analyst
4 19 (7.12%) Support Technician
4 19 (7.12%) Network Engineer
5 18 (6.74%) IT Support
6 17 (6.37%) Support Engineer
7 15 (5.62%) Administrator
7 15 (5.62%) IT Support Technician
8 14 (5.24%) 2nd Line Support
9 13 (4.87%) Junior
10 12 (4.49%) Server Engineer
11 11 (4.12%) Infrastructure Manager
11 11 (4.12%) Web Developer
11 11 (4.12%) Systems Administrator
11 11 (4.12%) Developer
11 11 (4.12%) 3rd Line Support
12 10 (3.75%) Senior Analyst
12 10 (3.75%) VMware Engineer
12 10 (3.75%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (8.61%) Web Services
2 11 (4.12%) HTML
2 11 (4.12%) CSS
2 11 (4.12%) HTML5
2 11 (4.12%) CSS3
3 9 (3.37%) Middleware
4 7 (2.62%) WebCenter
5 6 (2.25%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 6 (2.25%) jQuery
6 5 (1.87%) Oracle Fusion
6 5 (1.87%) LAMP
7 2 (0.75%) COM
8 1 (0.37%) RESTful
8 1 (0.37%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 26 (9.74%) Replication
2 24 (8.99%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (8.24%) Clustering
4 21 (7.87%) Management Information System
5 7 (2.62%) Client/Server
5 7 (2.62%) CMDB
5 7 (2.62%) User Experience
6 6 (2.25%) Data Integration
7 5 (1.87%) PKI
8 4 (1.50%) Video Conferencing
8 4 (1.50%) iPad
8 4 (1.50%) Performance Metrics
9 3 (1.12%) Statistics
9 3 (1.12%) NHS
10 2 (0.75%) Thin Client
10 2 (0.75%) Fat Client
10 2 (0.75%) Open Source
10 2 (0.75%) Social Media
11 1 (0.37%) HP StorageWorks
11 1 (0.37%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 212 (79.40%) Windows
2 95 (35.58%) Linux
3 80 (29.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 75 (28.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 61 (22.85%) UNIX
6 55 (20.60%) Windows Server 2003
7 42 (15.73%) Windows 7
8 34 (12.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 23 (8.61%) Windows 8
10 15 (5.62%) Windows XP
11 14 (5.24%) Android
12 10 (3.75%) HPUX
12 10 (3.75%) CentOS
13 8 (3.00%) Mac OS
14 6 (2.25%) Windows Vista
14 6 (2.25%) Apple iOS
15 5 (1.87%) Mac OS X
16 3 (1.12%) Solaris
17 2 (0.75%) AIX
17 2 (0.75%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (28.09%) ITIL
2 44 (16.48%) Performance Tuning
3 43 (16.10%) Disaster Recovery
4 35 (13.11%) Load Balancing
5 29 (10.86%) Business Continuity
6 27 (10.11%) Performance Monitoring
7 23 (8.61%) Capacity Management
8 22 (8.24%) Incident Management
9 21 (7.87%) Service Delivery
9 21 (7.87%) Service Management
10 19 (7.12%) Mentoring
11 18 (6.74%) Project Management
12 17 (6.37%) DevOps
13 13 (4.87%) Enterprise Architecture
13 13 (4.87%) Problem Management
14 12 (4.49%) Network Design
15 11 (4.12%) Root Cause Analysis
16 10 (3.75%) Coaching
16 10 (3.75%) Software Engineering
16 10 (3.75%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 39 (14.61%) PHP
2 35 (13.11%) Shell Script
3 29 (10.86%) JavaScript
4 25 (9.36%) SQL
4 25 (9.36%) Python
5 20 (7.49%) Java
6 19 (7.12%) Ruby
7 14 (5.24%) Bash Shell
8 13 (4.87%) PowerShell
8 13 (4.87%) Perl
9 5 (1.87%) T-SQL
10 4 (1.50%) C++
11 2 (0.75%) C
12 1 (0.37%) VBScript
12 1 (0.37%) R
Qualifications
1 56 (20.97%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (12.36%) MCSE
2 33 (12.36%) Degree
3 24 (8.99%) Cisco Certification
4 20 (7.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 19 (7.12%) MCSA
5 19 (7.12%) CCNA
6 14 (5.24%) ITIL Certification
7 12 (4.49%) CCNP
8 10 (3.75%) MCDST
9 9 (3.37%) MCP
10 8 (3.00%) MCITP
11 7 (2.62%) MCTS
12 6 (2.25%) CCSA
12 6 (2.25%) CISSP
12 6 (2.25%) CCDA
12 6 (2.25%) CCDP
12 6 (2.25%) CCSE
13 4 (1.50%) Security Cleared
13 4 (1.50%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (8.99%) SLA
2 15 (5.62%) PCI DSS
3 12 (4.49%) QA
4 6 (2.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 153 (57.30%) Active Directory
2 90 (33.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (13.11%) vSphere
4 29 (10.86%) VMware ESX
5 20 (7.49%) VMware ESXi
6 19 (7.12%) Hyper-V
7 18 (6.74%) Terminal Services
8 16 (5.99%) Firmware
9 11 (4.12%) XenApp
10 10 (3.75%) VMware Server
11 7 (2.62%) ProxySG
12 5 (1.87%) Xen
13 4 (1.50%) NFS
14 3 (1.12%) Snort
14 3 (1.12%) Oracle RAC
15 2 (0.75%) MetaFrame
16 1 (0.37%) Squid
16 1 (0.37%) Microsoft App-V
16 1 (0.37%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 1 (0.37%) UAG
Systems Management
1 25 (9.36%) SCCM
2 20 (7.49%) SCOM
3 18 (6.74%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (5.62%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 14 (5.24%) NetBackup
6 12 (4.49%) Nagios
7 9 (3.37%) Norton AntiVirus
7 9 (3.37%) WSUS
8 6 (2.25%) Backup Exec
8 6 (2.25%) Plesk
8 6 (2.25%) cPanel
8 6 (2.25%) Webmin
9 5 (1.87%) SCDPM
10 3 (1.12%) HAProxy
10 3 (1.12%) Cisco CUCM
10 3 (1.12%) Puppet
11 2 (0.75%) Cisco UCCX
11 2 (0.75%) yum
11 2 (0.75%) DameWare
11 2 (0.75%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 147 (55.06%) VMware
2 108 (40.45%) Microsoft
3 86 (32.21%) Cisco
4 59 (22.10%) Citrix
5 56 (20.97%) HP
6 40 (14.98%) Red Hat
7 21 (7.87%) Oracle
8 20 (7.49%) CheckPoint
9 19 (7.12%) F5
10 14 (5.24%) Sophos
10 14 (5.24%) Dell
11 13 (4.87%) NetApp
12 11 (4.12%) EMC
12 11 (4.12%) Symantec
13 10 (3.75%) Sun
14 8 (3.00%) IBM
15 7 (2.62%) Blue Coat
16 6 (2.25%) Akamai
16 6 (2.25%) Hyperion
17 3 (1.12%) Apple
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Pension, Holidays
Posted: 23 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
KPMG
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Department for Work and Pensions (DWP)
Salary: £37,620 per annum with Digital Allowance of up to £12,180
Posted: 3 days ago
Huddersfield, Yorkshire
Smart Arts (UK) Ltd
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Huddersfield
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
West Yorkshire
Virtual College
Salary: From £24,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30764.00 - £40558.00 per annum + Out of Hours Bonus
Posted: 7 days ago
Cleckheaton
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus+Pension+full benefits
Posted: 24 days ago