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 28 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 64 112 67
Rank change year-on-year
+48 -45
Permanent jobs citing DNS 182 63 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 3.72% 1.79% 3.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.14% 10.00% 20.73%
Number of salaries quoted 96 47 93
Average salary £41,250 £27,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -11.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,600 £23,300
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
951 630 603
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 19.45% 17.92% 17.15%
Number of salaries quoted 723 475 479
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +1.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £52,500
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 28 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 28 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 +30 122 £42,500 +54.54% 12
Bradford +6 21 £55,000 +96.42%
Halifax - 14 £22,500 - 1
Wakefield +2 9 £21,000 -8.69% 1
Wetherby - 3 £19,500 -
Cleckheaton - 2 £38,250 -
DNS
Yorkshire

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 245 (72.06%) Windows
2 196 (57.65%) TCP/IP
3 152 (44.71%) DHCP
4 150 (44.12%) Microsoft
5 146 (42.94%) Active Directory
6 134 (39.41%) Linux
7 130 (38.24%) Firewall
8 121 (35.59%) Red Hat
8 121 (35.59%) Load Balancing
9 120 (35.29%) UNIX
10 119 (35.00%) VMware
11 101 (29.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 97 (28.53%) MS Exchange
12 97 (28.53%) Cisco
13 88 (25.88%) Java
13 88 (25.88%) VMware Infrastructure
14 85 (25.00%) MPLS
15 80 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
16 77 (22.65%) IIS
17 75 (22.06%) Apache
18 73 (21.47%) PCI DSS
19 72 (21.18%) PowerShell
20 69 (20.29%) Oracle
21 68 (20.00%) SMTP
22 66 (19.41%) Perl
22 66 (19.41%) Clustering
23 65 (19.12%) Shell Script
23 65 (19.12%) SAN
24 64 (18.82%) Bash Shell
25 62 (18.24%) OSPF

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 (28.53%) MS Exchange
2 77 (22.65%) IIS
3 75 (22.06%) Apache
4 51 (15.00%) SharePoint
5 44 (12.94%) Lync
6 38 (11.18%) Exchange Server 2010
7 28 (8.24%) SharePoint 2013
8 21 (6.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 15 (4.41%) Exchange Server 2007
10 10 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2013
11 9 (2.65%) Office Communications Server
12 8 (2.35%) WebLogic
13 5 (1.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 4 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2003
15 3 (0.88%) Tomcat
15 3 (0.88%) IBM Notes
15 3 (0.88%) Lotus Domino
15 3 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
16 1 (0.29%) Site Server
Applications
1 60 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 45 (13.24%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (2.35%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 27 (7.94%) Office 365
2 3 (0.88%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (0.88%) Amazon S3
2 3 (0.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (0.88%) Google Apps
2 3 (0.88%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 196 (57.65%) TCP/IP
2 152 (44.71%) DHCP
3 130 (38.24%) Firewall
4 85 (25.00%) MPLS
5 68 (20.00%) SMTP
6 65 (19.12%) SAN
7 62 (18.24%) OSPF
8 59 (17.35%) Cisco IOS
9 58 (17.06%) BGP
9 58 (17.06%) EIGRP
10 50 (14.71%) VPN
11 39 (11.47%) Internet
12 32 (9.41%) Unified Communications
13 24 (7.06%) LAN
14 23 (6.76%) WAN
15 18 (5.29%) Network Security
16 17 (5.00%) Wireless
17 15 (4.41%) SSL
17 15 (4.41%) PBX
18 13 (3.82%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (10.88%) SQL Server
2 29 (8.53%) Oracle ODI
3 21 (6.18%) Oracle BI EE
4 15 (4.41%) MySQL
5 9 (2.65%) Redis
6 4 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.59%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.59%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.29%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.29%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 3 (0.88%) Subversion
General
1 32 (9.41%) Finance
2 8 (2.35%) Banking
3 6 (1.76%) Telecoms
3 6 (1.76%) Publishing
4 5 (1.47%) Law
5 3 (0.88%) Advertising
6 2 (0.59%) Legal
6 2 (0.59%) Retail
7 1 (0.29%) Local Government
7 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 76 (22.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 64 (18.82%) Analyst
3 32 (9.41%) Administrator
4 25 (7.35%) Support Engineer
4 25 (7.35%) 2nd Line Support
5 20 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
6 19 (5.59%) Security Analyst
6 19 (5.59%) Technical Support
7 18 (5.29%) Support Analyst
8 16 (4.71%) Middleware Administrator
9 15 (4.41%) IT Support
9 15 (4.41%) Systems Administrator
10 14 (4.12%) Consultant
10 14 (4.12%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 14 (4.12%) IT Security Analyst
11 13 (3.82%) Team Leader
12 12 (3.53%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
12 12 (3.53%) Network Engineer
12 12 (3.53%) Linux Administrator
12 12 (3.53%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (8.82%) Middleware
2 29 (8.53%) WebCenter
3 21 (6.18%) Oracle Fusion
4 7 (2.06%) .NET
5 3 (0.88%) LAMP
5 3 (0.88%) Web Services
6 1 (0.29%) HTML
6 1 (0.29%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 66 (19.41%) Clustering
2 29 (8.53%) Management Information System
3 28 (8.24%) Blackberry
4 20 (5.88%) Data Integration
4 20 (5.88%) PKI
5 17 (5.00%) iPad
6 16 (4.71%) iPhone
7 15 (4.41%) HP StorageWorks
8 9 (2.65%) IBM XIV
8 9 (2.65%) Enterprise Storage
9 8 (2.35%) CMDB
10 7 (2.06%) Replication
11 6 (1.76%) SecurID
12 3 (0.88%) Computer Science
12 3 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
13 2 (0.59%) Statistics
14 1 (0.29%) EPoS
14 1 (0.29%) Video Conferencing
14 1 (0.29%) Celerra
14 1 (0.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 245 (72.06%) Windows
2 134 (39.41%) Linux
3 120 (35.29%) UNIX
4 101 (29.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 80 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
6 49 (14.41%) HPUX
7 44 (12.94%) Windows Server 2003
8 38 (11.18%) Windows Server 2012
9 37 (10.88%) Windows XP
10 27 (7.94%) Windows 7
11 10 (2.94%) Android
12 9 (2.65%) Solaris
12 9 (2.65%) Windows 8
13 4 (1.18%) Windows Phone
14 3 (0.88%) CentOS
14 3 (0.88%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.59%) Debian
16 1 (0.29%) Ubuntu
16 1 (0.29%) SUSE
16 1 (0.29%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (35.59%) Load Balancing
2 60 (17.65%) ITIL
3 53 (15.59%) Performance Tuning
3 53 (15.59%) Performance Monitoring
4 51 (15.00%) E-Commerce
5 36 (10.59%) Disaster Recovery
6 34 (10.00%) Change Management
7 29 (8.53%) SOA
8 28 (8.24%) Business Continuity
9 26 (7.65%) Service Delivery
10 22 (6.47%) Information Security
11 21 (6.18%) Business Intelligence
12 19 (5.59%) Service Management
13 17 (5.00%) Project Management
14 10 (2.94%) PRINCE2
15 8 (2.35%) Risk Analysis
15 8 (2.35%) Problem Management
15 8 (2.35%) Continuous Integration
15 8 (2.35%) DevOps
15 8 (2.35%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 88 (25.88%) Java
2 72 (21.18%) PowerShell
3 66 (19.41%) Perl
4 65 (19.12%) Shell Script
5 64 (18.82%) Bash Shell
6 24 (7.06%) SQL
7 13 (3.82%) PHP
8 9 (2.65%) C
9 6 (1.76%) VB.NET
10 5 (1.47%) VBA
11 3 (0.88%) Python
11 3 (0.88%) Ruby
12 2 (0.59%) C++
13 1 (0.29%) C#
13 1 (0.29%) JavaScript
13 1 (0.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 50 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 41 (12.06%) MCSE
3 27 (7.94%) MCITP
4 25 (7.35%) Cisco Certification
5 21 (6.18%) CCNA
6 20 (5.88%) CISSP
7 18 (5.29%) Degree
8 15 (4.41%) CCNP
9 14 (4.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 11 (3.24%) MCSA
10 11 (3.24%) Security Cleared
11 7 (2.06%) MCTS
11 7 (2.06%) MCP
12 6 (1.76%) CEH
13 5 (1.47%) CCSE
13 5 (1.47%) CCSA
13 5 (1.47%) SC Cleared
14 4 (1.18%) NCDA
14 4 (1.18%) CCDP
14 4 (1.18%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 73 (21.47%) PCI DSS
2 19 (5.59%) SLA
3 18 (5.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.88%) QA
System Software
1 146 (42.94%) Active Directory
2 88 (25.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 54 (15.88%) VMware ESXi
4 19 (5.59%) vSphere
5 16 (4.71%) Hyper-V
6 12 (3.53%) UAG
6 12 (3.53%) VMware ESX
7 10 (2.94%) NDS
8 9 (2.65%) Squid
9 8 (2.35%) XenApp
10 5 (1.47%) Terminal Services
10 5 (1.47%) XenDesktop
11 3 (0.88%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 3 (0.88%) XenServer
12 2 (0.59%) ISA Server
12 2 (0.59%) Snort
13 1 (0.29%) Microsoft App-V
13 1 (0.29%) NFS
13 1 (0.29%) Terminal Server
13 1 (0.29%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 36 (10.59%) SCCM
2 13 (3.82%) Nagios
3 12 (3.53%) Opsview
4 10 (2.94%) SCOM
5 7 (2.06%) Backup Exec
6 4 (1.18%) Puppet
6 4 (1.18%) WSUS
7 2 (0.59%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.29%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.29%) Plesk
8 1 (0.29%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.29%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.29%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (0.29%) SCSM
Vendors
1 150 (44.12%) Microsoft
2 121 (35.59%) Red Hat
3 119 (35.00%) VMware
4 97 (28.53%) Cisco
5 69 (20.29%) Oracle
6 53 (15.59%) Citrix
7 43 (12.65%) HP
8 29 (8.53%) Hyperion
9 14 (4.12%) CheckPoint
10 12 (3.53%) Symantec
11 11 (3.24%) IBM
11 11 (3.24%) 3PAR
12 10 (2.94%) Polycom
12 10 (2.94%) NetApp
12 10 (2.94%) Siemens
12 10 (2.94%) Mitel
13 9 (2.65%) Juniper
13 9 (2.65%) McAfee
14 5 (1.47%) Websense
14 5 (1.47%) Sage
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Guaranteed Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Computer Network Defence
Salary: Dep on Experience, + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £38000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
RM Education
Salary: car + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
RM Education
Salary: £16k - £18.5k per annum + £800 bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
set2recruit
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Access Computer Consulting Plc
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
RM Education
Salary: £16000 - £18500 per annum + car + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Spencer Knight Recruitment
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum (dep on exp) + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Callcredit Information Group
Posted: 5 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive salary on application
Posted: 6 days ago
West Yorkshire
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £48000 - £60000 per annum + + CAR ALLOWANCE + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 6 days ago
Huddersfield
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Castleford, West Yorkshire
Allied Worldwide
Salary: From £18,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Halifax
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum + Pension, Bonus and Healthcare
Posted: 20 days ago