The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the West Yorkshire region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 61 114 69
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -45
Permanent jobs citing DNS 180 64 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.70% 1.83% 3.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.01% 10.08% 20.90%
Number of salaries quoted 95 48 92
Average salary £40,000 £27,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -11.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,700 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £35,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.33% +7.14%
Communications & Networking Category
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
947 635 598
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 19.44% 18.11% 17.17%
Number of salaries quoted 724 479 475
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
DNS
Yorkshire

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +30 118 £42,500 +54.54% 8
Bradford +5 21 £55,000 +96.42%
Halifax - 14 £22,500 - 1
Wakefield +1 9 £21,000 -8.69% 1
Wetherby - 4 £19,500 -
Cleckheaton - 2 £38,250 -
DNS
Yorkshire

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 244 (72.19%) Windows
2 196 (57.99%) TCP/IP
3 151 (44.67%) DHCP
4 150 (44.38%) Microsoft
5 146 (43.20%) Active Directory
6 134 (39.64%) Linux
7 129 (38.17%) Firewall
8 120 (35.50%) UNIX
8 120 (35.50%) Red Hat
8 120 (35.50%) Load Balancing
9 119 (35.21%) VMware
10 100 (29.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 97 (28.70%) MS Exchange
12 96 (28.40%) Cisco
13 88 (26.04%) Java
13 88 (26.04%) VMware Infrastructure
14 85 (25.15%) MPLS
15 79 (23.37%) Windows Server 2008
16 76 (22.49%) IIS
16 76 (22.49%) Apache
17 73 (21.60%) PCI DSS
18 72 (21.30%) PowerShell
19 69 (20.41%) Oracle
20 68 (20.12%) SMTP
21 66 (19.53%) Perl
21 66 (19.53%) Clustering
22 65 (19.23%) Shell Script
22 65 (19.23%) SAN
23 64 (18.93%) Bash Shell
24 62 (18.34%) OSPF

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 97 (28.70%) MS Exchange
2 76 (22.49%) IIS
2 76 (22.49%) Apache
3 51 (15.09%) SharePoint
4 44 (13.02%) Lync
5 38 (11.24%) Exchange Server 2010
6 28 (8.28%) SharePoint 2013
7 21 (6.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 15 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2007
9 10 (2.96%) Exchange Server 2013
10 9 (2.66%) Office Communications Server
11 8 (2.37%) WebLogic
12 5 (1.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 4 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2003
14 3 (0.89%) SharePoint 2010
14 3 (0.89%) Tomcat
14 3 (0.89%) IBM Notes
14 3 (0.89%) Lotus Domino
15 1 (0.30%) Site Server
15 1 (0.30%) WebSphere
Applications
1 60 (17.75%) MS Excel
2 45 (13.31%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (2.37%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (0.89%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 27 (7.99%) Office 365
2 3 (0.89%) Amazon ELB
2 3 (0.89%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (0.89%) Amazon S3
2 3 (0.89%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.89%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.89%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 196 (57.99%) TCP/IP
2 151 (44.67%) DHCP
3 129 (38.17%) Firewall
4 85 (25.15%) MPLS
5 68 (20.12%) SMTP
6 65 (19.23%) SAN
7 62 (18.34%) OSPF
8 59 (17.46%) Cisco IOS
9 58 (17.16%) BGP
9 58 (17.16%) EIGRP
10 49 (14.50%) VPN
11 39 (11.54%) Internet
12 32 (9.47%) Unified Communications
13 24 (7.10%) LAN
14 23 (6.80%) WAN
15 17 (5.03%) Network Security
15 17 (5.03%) Wireless
16 15 (4.44%) PBX
16 15 (4.44%) SSL
17 12 (3.55%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (10.65%) SQL Server
2 29 (8.58%) Oracle ODI
3 21 (6.21%) Oracle BI EE
4 14 (4.14%) MySQL
5 9 (2.66%) Redis
6 4 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (0.89%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.59%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.59%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.30%) QlikView
9 1 (0.30%) DB2
9 1 (0.30%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (0.89%) Subversion
General
1 32 (9.47%) Finance
2 8 (2.37%) Banking
3 6 (1.78%) Telecoms
3 6 (1.78%) Publishing
4 4 (1.18%) Law
5 3 (0.89%) Advertising
6 2 (0.59%) Retail
6 2 (0.59%) Legal
7 1 (0.30%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.30%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 76 (22.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 64 (18.93%) Analyst
3 32 (9.47%) Administrator
4 25 (7.40%) Support Engineer
4 25 (7.40%) 2nd Line Support
5 20 (5.92%) Technical Analyst
6 19 (5.62%) Support Analyst
6 19 (5.62%) Technical Support
6 19 (5.62%) Security Analyst
7 16 (4.73%) Middleware Administrator
8 15 (4.44%) IT Support
8 15 (4.44%) Systems Administrator
9 14 (4.14%) Consultant
9 14 (4.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 14 (4.14%) IT Security Analyst
10 13 (3.85%) Team Leader
11 12 (3.55%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 12 (3.55%) Network Engineer
11 12 (3.55%) Linux Administrator
11 12 (3.55%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (9.17%) Middleware
2 29 (8.58%) WebCenter
3 21 (6.21%) Oracle Fusion
4 7 (2.07%) .NET
5 3 (0.89%) Web Services
5 3 (0.89%) LAMP
6 1 (0.30%) FIX Protocol
6 1 (0.30%) HTML
6 1 (0.30%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 66 (19.53%) Clustering
2 29 (8.58%) Management Information System
3 28 (8.28%) Blackberry
4 20 (5.92%) Data Integration
5 19 (5.62%) PKI
6 17 (5.03%) iPad
7 16 (4.73%) iPhone
8 15 (4.44%) HP StorageWorks
9 9 (2.66%) Enterprise Storage
9 9 (2.66%) IBM XIV
10 8 (2.37%) CMDB
11 7 (2.07%) Replication
12 5 (1.48%) SecurID
13 3 (0.89%) Computer Science
13 3 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
14 2 (0.59%) Statistics
15 1 (0.30%) EPoS
15 1 (0.30%) Celerra
15 1 (0.30%) Video Conferencing
15 1 (0.30%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 244 (72.19%) Windows
2 134 (39.64%) Linux
3 120 (35.50%) UNIX
4 100 (29.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 79 (23.37%) Windows Server 2008
6 49 (14.50%) HPUX
7 44 (13.02%) Windows Server 2003
8 37 (10.95%) Windows XP
8 37 (10.95%) Windows Server 2012
9 27 (7.99%) Windows 7
10 10 (2.96%) Android
11 9 (2.66%) Solaris
11 9 (2.66%) Windows 8
12 4 (1.18%) Windows Phone
13 3 (0.89%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.59%) CentOS
15 1 (0.30%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.30%) Debian
15 1 (0.30%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 120 (35.50%) Load Balancing
2 59 (17.46%) ITIL
3 53 (15.68%) Performance Tuning
3 53 (15.68%) Performance Monitoring
4 52 (15.38%) E-Commerce
5 36 (10.65%) Disaster Recovery
6 34 (10.06%) Change Management
7 29 (8.58%) SOA
8 28 (8.28%) Business Continuity
9 26 (7.69%) Service Delivery
10 22 (6.51%) Information Security
11 21 (6.21%) Business Intelligence
12 19 (5.62%) Service Management
13 17 (5.03%) Project Management
14 10 (2.96%) PRINCE2
15 8 (2.37%) Network Design
15 8 (2.37%) DevOps
15 8 (2.37%) Risk Analysis
15 8 (2.37%) Continuous Integration
16 7 (2.07%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 88 (26.04%) Java
2 72 (21.30%) PowerShell
3 66 (19.53%) Perl
4 65 (19.23%) Shell Script
5 64 (18.93%) Bash Shell
6 25 (7.40%) SQL
7 12 (3.55%) PHP
8 9 (2.66%) C
9 6 (1.78%) VB.NET
10 5 (1.48%) VBA
11 3 (0.89%) Python
11 3 (0.89%) Ruby
12 2 (0.59%) C++
13 1 (0.30%) C#
13 1 (0.30%) JavaScript
13 1 (0.30%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 50 (14.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 41 (12.13%) MCSE
3 27 (7.99%) MCITP
4 24 (7.10%) Cisco Certification
5 20 (5.92%) CCNA
5 20 (5.92%) CISSP
6 18 (5.33%) Degree
7 14 (4.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 14 (4.14%) CCNP
8 11 (3.25%) MCSA
8 11 (3.25%) Security Cleared
9 7 (2.07%) MCTS
9 7 (2.07%) MCP
10 6 (1.78%) CEH
11 5 (1.48%) CCSE
11 5 (1.48%) SC Cleared
11 5 (1.48%) CCSA
12 4 (1.18%) CCIE
12 4 (1.18%) CCDP
12 4 (1.18%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (21.60%) PCI DSS
2 18 (5.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 17 (5.03%) SLA
4 3 (0.89%) QA
System Software
1 146 (43.20%) Active Directory
2 88 (26.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 54 (15.98%) VMware ESXi
4 19 (5.62%) vSphere
5 16 (4.73%) Hyper-V
6 12 (3.55%) VMware ESX
6 12 (3.55%) UAG
7 10 (2.96%) NDS
8 9 (2.66%) Squid
9 8 (2.37%) XenApp
10 5 (1.48%) XenDesktop
10 5 (1.48%) Terminal Services
11 3 (0.89%) XenServer
12 2 (0.59%) Snort
12 2 (0.59%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 2 (0.59%) ISA Server
13 1 (0.30%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.30%) NFS
13 1 (0.30%) MetaFrame
13 1 (0.30%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 36 (10.65%) SCCM
2 12 (3.55%) Nagios
2 12 (3.55%) Opsview
3 10 (2.96%) SCOM
4 7 (2.07%) Backup Exec
5 4 (1.18%) WSUS
5 4 (1.18%) Puppet
6 2 (0.59%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.30%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.30%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.30%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.30%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.30%) SCSM
Vendors
1 150 (44.38%) Microsoft
2 120 (35.50%) Red Hat
3 119 (35.21%) VMware
4 96 (28.40%) Cisco
5 69 (20.41%) Oracle
6 52 (15.38%) Citrix
7 43 (12.72%) HP
8 29 (8.58%) Hyperion
9 14 (4.14%) CheckPoint
10 12 (3.55%) Symantec
11 11 (3.25%) IBM
11 11 (3.25%) 3PAR
12 10 (2.96%) NetApp
12 10 (2.96%) Siemens
12 10 (2.96%) Mitel
12 10 (2.96%) Polycom
13 9 (2.66%) McAfee
13 9 (2.66%) Juniper
14 5 (1.48%) EMC
14 5 (1.48%) Websense
Leeds, West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 20 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Access Computer Consulting Plc
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
RM Education
Salary: £16000 - £18500 per annum + car + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spencer Knight Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum (dep on exp) + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Callcredit Information Group
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Guaranteed Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary on application
Posted: 4 days ago
West Yorkshire
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £48000 - £60000 per annum + + CAR ALLOWANCE + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 4 days ago
Huddersfield
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Castleford, West Yorkshire
Allied Worldwide
Salary: From £18,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Halifax
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + Pension, Bonus and Healthcare
Posted: 18 days ago