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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 90 66 114
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +48
Permanent jobs citing DNS 129 182 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.70% 3.72% 1.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.50% 19.12% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 116 96 47
Average salary £35,000 £41,250 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.15% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -5.33%
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
737 952 630
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 15.44% 19.46% 17.92%
Number of salaries quoted 614 723 475
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 -12 104 £35,000 -17.64% 14
Bradford -36 9 £38,000 -30.90%
Wakefield +2 7 £27,500 +30.95%
Castleford - 5 £22,500 -
Huddersfield - 1 £27,500 - 2
Keighley - 1 £32,500 -
DNS
Yorkshire

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 201 (83.40%) Windows
2 158 (65.56%) Active Directory
3 143 (59.34%) VMware
4 136 (56.43%) Microsoft
5 131 (54.36%) DHCP
6 127 (52.70%) VMware Infrastructure
7 101 (41.91%) Cisco
8 97 (40.25%) ITIL
9 86 (35.68%) MS Exchange
10 84 (34.85%) MS Excel
11 79 (32.78%) TCP/IP
11 79 (32.78%) Linux
12 77 (31.95%) SAN
13 76 (31.54%) VPN
14 74 (30.71%) HP
15 69 (28.63%) Firewall
16 65 (26.97%) Windows Server 2012
17 57 (23.65%) Windows Server 2008
17 57 (23.65%) Exchange Server 2010
18 56 (23.24%) WAN
19 48 (19.92%) LAN
19 48 (19.92%) SQL Server
20 45 (18.67%) Disaster Recovery
20 45 (18.67%) VMware ESX
21 44 (18.26%) Microsoft Certification
22 42 (17.43%) VoIP
23 41 (17.01%) Cisco Certification
23 41 (17.01%) Network Security
24 35 (14.52%) Telecoms
24 35 (14.52%) MySQL

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 86 (35.68%) MS Exchange
2 57 (23.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (9.13%) IIS
4 17 (7.05%) Apache
5 14 (5.81%) SharePoint
5 14 (5.81%) Lync
6 11 (4.56%) Exchange Server 2007
7 9 (3.73%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (2.90%) nginx
9 6 (2.49%) Node.js
9 6 (2.49%) Exchange Server 2003
9 6 (2.49%) Apache Spark
10 5 (2.07%) SharePoint 2013
11 4 (1.66%) OpenStack
12 3 (1.24%) WordPress
13 2 (0.83%) Confluence
13 2 (0.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 2 (0.83%) Tomcat
14 1 (0.41%) ColdFusion
14 1 (0.41%) Site Server
Applications
1 84 (34.85%) MS Excel
2 16 (6.64%) MS Office
3 15 (6.22%) MS Visio
4 8 (3.32%) Fireworks
4 8 (3.32%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.41%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.41%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.98%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (3.73%) Office 365
3 7 (2.90%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (2.49%) Amazon S3
4 6 (2.49%) IaaS
4 6 (2.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 5 (2.07%) Google Cloud Platform
6 4 (1.66%) Sumo Logic
7 2 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.83%) Mimecast
7 2 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.41%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 131 (54.36%) DHCP
2 79 (32.78%) TCP/IP
3 77 (31.95%) SAN
4 76 (31.54%) VPN
5 69 (28.63%) Firewall
6 56 (23.24%) WAN
7 48 (19.92%) LAN
8 42 (17.43%) VoIP
9 41 (17.01%) Network Security
10 25 (10.37%) MPLS
11 23 (9.54%) NAS
12 21 (8.71%) BGP
13 19 (7.88%) SSL
14 18 (7.47%) Unified Communications
14 18 (7.47%) Cisco ASA
15 16 (6.64%) IP Telephony
16 15 (6.22%) EIGRP
17 14 (5.81%) Internet
18 13 (5.39%) Wi-Fi
19 12 (4.98%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (19.92%) SQL Server
2 35 (14.52%) MySQL
3 17 (7.05%) Apache Cassandra
4 12 (4.98%) Hadoop
5 11 (4.56%) NoSQL
5 11 (4.56%) Riak
6 10 (4.15%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (2.90%) SQL Server 2012
8 6 (2.49%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 6 (2.49%) Amazon RDS
8 6 (2.49%) HBase
8 6 (2.49%) Redis
8 6 (2.49%) MongoDB
8 6 (2.49%) PostgreSQL
9 5 (2.07%) Relational Database
10 3 (1.24%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.41%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.41%) BusinessObjects
12 1 (0.41%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (2.90%) Jenkins
2 6 (2.49%) Grunt
2 6 (2.49%) Maven
3 5 (2.07%) Git (software)
4 4 (1.66%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 4 (1.66%) JIRA
General
1 35 (14.52%) Telecoms
2 16 (6.64%) Finance
3 9 (3.73%) Marketing
4 8 (3.32%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.07%) Retail
6 3 (1.24%) Legal
6 3 (1.24%) Back Office
7 1 (0.41%) Electronics
7 1 (0.41%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 62 (25.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 34 (14.11%) Analyst
3 23 (9.54%) Network Engineer
4 18 (7.47%) Technical Analyst
5 17 (7.05%) Systems Engineer
5 17 (7.05%) Architect
6 16 (6.64%) Junior
7 13 (5.39%) Infrastructure Architect
8 12 (4.98%) Developer
8 12 (4.98%) Web Developer
8 12 (4.98%) Administrator
9 10 (4.15%) Support Engineer
9 10 (4.15%) Senior Network Engineer
10 9 (3.73%) Support Analyst
10 9 (3.73%) Systems Administrator
10 9 (3.73%) Implementation Engineer
10 9 (3.73%) Network Implementation Engineer
11 8 (3.32%) Senior Implementation Engineer
11 8 (3.32%) Junior Web Developer
11 8 (3.32%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (8.71%) CSS
2 17 (7.05%) HTML
3 16 (6.64%) HTML5
3 16 (6.64%) CSS3
4 15 (6.22%) Web Services
4 15 (6.22%) jQuery
5 8 (3.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 7 (2.90%) .NET
7 4 (1.66%) AngularJS
8 3 (1.24%) LAMP
8 3 (1.24%) Application Packaging
9 2 (0.83%) RESTful
9 2 (0.83%) J2EE
10 1 (0.41%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 22 (9.13%) Replication
2 21 (8.71%) Clustering
3 18 (7.47%) Video Conferencing
4 10 (4.15%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (3.73%) Statistics
6 7 (2.90%) Management Information System
7 6 (2.49%) IVR
7 6 (2.49%) Data Centre
8 5 (2.07%) E-Learning
9 4 (1.66%) CMDB
9 4 (1.66%) Performance Metrics
9 4 (1.66%) iPad
10 3 (1.24%) HP Storage
10 3 (1.24%) NHS
11 2 (0.83%) Blackberry
11 2 (0.83%) SecurID
11 2 (0.83%) Photography
11 2 (0.83%) Private Cloud
12 1 (0.41%) Enterprise Software
12 1 (0.41%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 201 (83.40%) Windows
2 79 (32.78%) Linux
3 65 (26.97%) Windows Server 2012
4 57 (23.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 35 (14.52%) UNIX
6 32 (13.28%) Windows Server 2003
7 26 (10.79%) Windows 7
8 24 (9.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 16 (6.64%) Android
9 16 (6.64%) Windows 8
10 10 (4.15%) Apple iOS
11 7 (2.90%) CentOS
12 6 (2.49%) Mac OS
13 4 (1.66%) CoreOS
14 3 (1.24%) Solaris
14 3 (1.24%) Windows XP
15 2 (0.83%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.83%) Windows 2000
15 2 (0.83%) AIX
15 2 (0.83%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (40.25%) ITIL
2 45 (18.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 31 (12.86%) Business Continuity
4 23 (9.54%) Load Balancing
5 22 (9.13%) Project Management
5 22 (9.13%) Mentoring
6 20 (8.30%) Service Management
7 17 (7.05%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (7.05%) Performance Monitoring
8 16 (6.64%) Performance Tuning
8 16 (6.64%) BCP
9 14 (5.81%) Problem Management
9 14 (5.81%) Coaching
10 13 (5.39%) Server Building
10 13 (5.39%) TOGAF
10 13 (5.39%) Network Design
11 12 (4.98%) Business Continuity Planning
12 11 (4.56%) Change Management
12 11 (4.56%) Capacity Management
13 10 (4.15%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (10.79%) SQL
2 24 (9.96%) PHP
3 23 (9.54%) JavaScript
4 14 (5.81%) Shell Script
5 13 (5.39%) Java
6 10 (4.15%) Python
6 10 (4.15%) PowerShell
7 8 (3.32%) C++
8 7 (2.90%) Bash Shell
8 7 (2.90%) Ruby
9 6 (2.49%) Go
9 6 (2.49%) Scala
9 6 (2.49%) C#
10 3 (1.24%) C
11 2 (0.83%) Perl
11 2 (0.83%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.41%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 44 (18.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 41 (17.01%) Cisco Certification
3 27 (11.20%) CCNA
4 19 (7.88%) CCNP
4 19 (7.88%) MCSE
4 19 (7.88%) ITIL Certification
5 16 (6.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 13 (5.39%) ISEB
7 12 (4.98%) MCP
8 11 (4.56%) MCSA
8 11 (4.56%) CCDA
8 11 (4.56%) MCITP
9 9 (3.73%) CCSE
9 9 (3.73%) CCSA
9 9 (3.73%) CCDP
10 7 (2.90%) Degree
11 5 (2.07%) MCTS
11 5 (2.07%) CCVP
11 5 (2.07%) CCSP
12 4 (1.66%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (8.30%) SLA
2 13 (5.39%) PCI DSS
3 9 (3.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.24%) QA
5 2 (0.83%) BS25999
5 2 (0.83%) COBIT
5 2 (0.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.41%) Solvency II
System Software
1 158 (65.56%) Active Directory
2 127 (52.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (18.67%) VMware ESX
4 34 (14.11%) vSphere
5 24 (9.96%) Hyper-V
6 11 (4.56%) Oracle RAC
7 9 (3.73%) Terminal Services
7 9 (3.73%) XenApp
8 7 (2.90%) KVM
9 6 (2.49%) Xen
9 6 (2.49%) HDFS
9 6 (2.49%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (1.66%) VirtualBox
10 4 (1.66%) NFS
10 4 (1.66%) VMware Server
10 4 (1.66%) Docker
11 3 (1.24%) Firmware
11 3 (1.24%) vCloud
11 3 (1.24%) XenServer
12 1 (0.41%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 25 (10.37%) SCCM
2 14 (5.81%) SCOM
3 11 (4.56%) Nagios
3 11 (4.56%) WSUS
3 11 (4.56%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (3.32%) Salt
4 8 (3.32%) cPanel
4 8 (3.32%) Webmin
4 8 (3.32%) Backup Exec
4 8 (3.32%) Plesk
5 7 (2.90%) Puppet
6 6 (2.49%) Ansible
7 5 (2.07%) Cisco UCCX
7 5 (2.07%) Cisco CUCM
8 4 (1.66%) NetBackup
8 4 (1.66%) Vagrant
8 4 (1.66%) ZABBIX
8 4 (1.66%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 4 (1.66%) Kubernetes
9 2 (0.83%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 143 (59.34%) VMware
2 136 (56.43%) Microsoft
3 101 (41.91%) Cisco
4 74 (30.71%) HP
5 30 (12.45%) NetApp
6 27 (11.20%) Red Hat
7 22 (9.13%) Citrix
8 21 (8.71%) Oracle
9 17 (7.05%) CheckPoint
10 15 (6.22%) F5
11 14 (5.81%) Infoblox
11 14 (5.81%) EMC
12 13 (5.39%) IBM
13 10 (4.15%) Dell
14 9 (3.73%) Apple
15 8 (3.32%) SaltStack
16 7 (2.90%) Veeam
17 6 (2.49%) Cloudera
17 6 (2.49%) Remedy
17 6 (2.49%) Sophos
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