The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the York region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 50 38 56
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +18
Permanent jobs citing DNS 14 29 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 4.06% 6.03% 0.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 43.75% 26.61% 5.19%
Number of salaries quoted 12 25 4
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -5.40%
DNS
North 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 York region.

Communications & Networking Category
York
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
32 109 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 9.28% 22.66% 17.54%
Number of salaries quoted 25 73 46
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% -5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in York

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in York

DNS
Salary Trend in York

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

DNS Salary Trend in York

DNS
Salary Histogram in York

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the York region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in York

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the York 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 20 (68.97%) DHCP
2 17 (58.62%) Cisco
2 17 (58.62%) Firewall
3 16 (55.17%) VMware
4 15 (51.72%) Network Security
4 15 (51.72%) F5
5 14 (48.28%) VMware Infrastructure
6 13 (44.83%) Cisco ASA
6 13 (44.83%) BIG-IP
6 13 (44.83%) CheckPoint
6 13 (44.83%) OSPF
6 13 (44.83%) Infoblox
7 12 (41.38%) Imperva
7 12 (41.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 12 (41.38%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 12 (41.38%) BGP
7 12 (41.38%) CCNP
7 12 (41.38%) HP
7 12 (41.38%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (41.38%) Linux
7 12 (41.38%) Blue Coat
7 12 (41.38%) CCSE
7 12 (41.38%) Cisco IOS
8 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
9 9 (31.03%) TCP/IP
9 9 (31.03%) Windows
9 9 (31.03%) MS Exchange
9 9 (31.03%) Information Security
10 8 (27.59%) Active Directory
10 8 (27.59%) Citrix

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the York 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 9 (31.03%) MS Exchange
2 5 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (17.24%) Tomcat
3 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (10.34%) WebLogic
4 3 (10.34%) JBoss
4 3 (10.34%) Apache
5 2 (6.90%) Lync
5 2 (6.90%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (3.45%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.90%) MS Office
3 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.90%) SaaS
1 2 (6.90%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 20 (68.97%) DHCP
2 17 (58.62%) Firewall
3 15 (51.72%) Network Security
4 13 (44.83%) Cisco ASA
4 13 (44.83%) BIG-IP
4 13 (44.83%) OSPF
5 12 (41.38%) BGP
5 12 (41.38%) Cisco IOS
5 12 (41.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 12 (41.38%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 9 (31.03%) TCP/IP
7 8 (27.59%) SAN
8 7 (24.14%) Internet
8 7 (24.14%) Wireless
9 6 (20.69%) NetScreen
9 6 (20.69%) SSL
9 6 (20.69%) DMVPN
9 6 (20.69%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (20.69%) NX-OS
10 3 (10.34%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) MySQL
1 2 (6.90%) RDBMS
1 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Subversion
1 2 (6.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (6.90%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.45%) FrontPage
General
1 3 (10.34%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Security Specialist
1 12 (41.38%) Network Specialist
1 12 (41.38%) Network Security Specialist
2 6 (20.69%) Senior Network Security Specialist
2 6 (20.69%) Senior Network Specialist
2 6 (20.69%) Senior Security Specialist
2 6 (20.69%) Information Security Specialist
2 6 (20.69%) Information Specialist
2 6 (20.69%) Senior Information Security Specialist
3 5 (17.24%) Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) IT Support
4 4 (13.79%) Solutions Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.90%) IT Support Technician
5 2 (6.90%) Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Desktop Support
5 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.69%) J2EE
2 2 (6.90%) SOAP
2 2 (6.90%) Memcached
2 2 (6.90%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Thin Client
1 6 (20.69%) Fat Client
1 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (13.79%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (6.90%) PKI
3 2 (6.90%) Private Cloud
4 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 12 (41.38%) Linux
2 9 (31.03%) Windows
3 5 (17.24%) UNIX
3 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (13.79%) Solaris
4 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (10.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (10.34%) HPUX
6 2 (6.90%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (31.03%) Information Security
2 7 (24.14%) Network Monitoring
3 6 (20.69%) Line Management
3 6 (20.69%) Mentoring
3 6 (20.69%) E-Commerce
4 3 (10.34%) Configuration Management
4 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (6.90%) Capacity Management
5 2 (6.90%) Data Security
5 2 (6.90%) Workflow
5 2 (6.90%) Open Source
5 2 (6.90%) DevOps
6 1 (3.45%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (3.45%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (3.45%) SIEM
6 1 (3.45%) ITIL
6 1 (3.45%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (3.45%) Service Management
6 1 (3.45%) Change Management
6 1 (3.45%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) Shell Script
2 2 (6.90%) Bash Shell
2 2 (6.90%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (41.38%) CCNP
1 12 (41.38%) Cisco Certification
1 12 (41.38%) CCSE
2 6 (20.69%) CISSP
3 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (6.90%) Degree
5 1 (3.45%) MCSE
5 1 (3.45%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) PCI DSS
2 3 (10.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (6.90%) QA
4 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (48.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (27.59%) Active Directory
3 6 (20.69%) XenServer
4 2 (6.90%) NFS
4 2 (6.90%) VMware ESX
4 2 (6.90%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (17.24%) Nagios
2 3 (10.34%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (6.90%) logstash
3 2 (6.90%) Kibana
4 1 (3.45%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (3.45%) OpenView
Vendors
1 17 (58.62%) Cisco
2 16 (55.17%) VMware
3 15 (51.72%) F5
4 13 (44.83%) Infoblox
4 13 (44.83%) CheckPoint
5 12 (41.38%) Blue Coat
5 12 (41.38%) Imperva
5 12 (41.38%) HP
6 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
7 8 (27.59%) Citrix
8 7 (24.14%) SolarWinds
9 6 (20.69%) Juniper
9 6 (20.69%) Red Hat
10 3 (10.34%) Brocade
11 1 (3.45%) Websense
11 1 (3.45%) SAP
11 1 (3.45%) Nokia