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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 42 53 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Permanent jobs citing DNS 12 23 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 3.17% 4.30% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.27% 19.33% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 20 0
Average salary £45,000 £48,750 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
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
41 119 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 10.85% 22.24% 22.61%
Number of salaries quoted 33 65 27
Average salary £43,500 £47,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.42% +46.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £38,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 5 May 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in York

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 46 (90.20%) DHCP
2 44 (86.27%) Cisco
3 39 (76.47%) Firewall
4 37 (72.55%) CheckPoint
5 35 (68.63%) VMware
6 31 (60.78%) VMware Infrastructure
7 30 (58.82%) Network Security
7 30 (58.82%) F5
8 29 (56.86%) Cisco ASA
8 29 (56.86%) Infoblox
8 29 (56.86%) BIG-IP
8 29 (56.86%) OSPF
9 28 (54.90%) BGP
9 28 (54.90%) CCNP
9 28 (54.90%) Cisco Certification
9 28 (54.90%) Blue Coat
9 28 (54.90%) CCSE
9 28 (54.90%) Imperva
9 28 (54.90%) Cisco IOS
9 28 (54.90%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 28 (54.90%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 22 (43.14%) Juniper
11 19 (37.25%) HP
12 18 (35.29%) Linux
13 16 (31.37%) Citrix
14 15 (29.41%) SolarWinds
14 15 (29.41%) Wireless
14 15 (29.41%) Network Monitoring
15 14 (27.45%) Cisco Nexus
15 14 (27.45%) DMVPN

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 10 (19.61%) MS Exchange
2 6 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2003
2 6 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (9.80%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (5.88%) Apache
5 2 (3.92%) Lync
6 1 (1.96%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.96%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.96%) WebLogic
6 1 (1.96%) IIS
6 1 (1.96%) Jetty
6 1 (1.96%) nginx
Applications
1 10 (19.61%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.88%) MS Office
3 1 (1.96%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.92%) SaaS
2 1 (1.96%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 46 (90.20%) DHCP
2 39 (76.47%) Firewall
3 30 (58.82%) Network Security
4 29 (56.86%) Cisco ASA
4 29 (56.86%) BIG-IP
4 29 (56.86%) OSPF
5 28 (54.90%) BGP
5 28 (54.90%) Cisco IOS
5 28 (54.90%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 28 (54.90%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 15 (29.41%) Wireless
7 14 (27.45%) NetScreen
7 14 (27.45%) NX-OS
7 14 (27.45%) DMVPN
7 14 (27.45%) Cisco Nexus
8 7 (13.73%) WAN
9 6 (11.76%) LAN
10 5 (9.80%) TCP/IP
11 4 (7.84%) SAN
11 4 (7.84%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.96%) MySQL
1 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.96%) RDBMS
1 1 (1.96%) MongoDB
1 1 (1.96%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 2 (3.92%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.96%) Subversion
2 1 (1.96%) FrontPage
2 1 (1.96%) JIRA
General
1 3 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (54.90%) Security Specialist
1 28 (54.90%) Network Specialist
1 28 (54.90%) Network Security Specialist
2 14 (27.45%) Senior Network Security Specialist
2 14 (27.45%) Senior Network Specialist
2 14 (27.45%) Senior Security Specialist
2 14 (27.45%) Information Security Specialist
2 14 (27.45%) Information Specialist
2 14 (27.45%) Senior Information Security Specialist
3 9 (17.65%) Network Security Analyst
3 9 (17.65%) Network Analyst
3 9 (17.65%) Security Analyst
3 9 (17.65%) Analyst
4 3 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (5.88%) IT Support
5 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (3.92%) Network Engineer
5 2 (3.92%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 2 (3.92%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (3.92%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.96%) J2EE
1 1 (1.96%) SOAP
1 1 (1.96%) Memcached
1 1 (1.96%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 14 (27.45%) Fat Client
1 14 (27.45%) Thin Client
2 1 (1.96%) PKI
2 1 (1.96%) Client/Server
2 1 (1.96%) Open Source
2 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.96%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 18 (35.29%) Linux
2 11 (21.57%) Windows
3 7 (13.73%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (13.73%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (3.92%) UNIX
6 1 (1.96%) Solaris
6 1 (1.96%) CentOS
6 1 (1.96%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.96%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.96%) Debian
6 1 (1.96%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (29.41%) Network Monitoring
2 14 (27.45%) Line Management
2 14 (27.45%) Mentoring
2 14 (27.45%) E-Commerce
2 14 (27.45%) Information Security
3 4 (7.84%) ITIL
4 2 (3.92%) Workflow
4 2 (3.92%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (3.92%) Load Balancing
5 1 (1.96%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (1.96%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (1.96%) SIEM
5 1 (1.96%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (1.96%) Capacity Management
5 1 (1.96%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (1.96%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (1.96%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (1.96%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (1.96%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (1.96%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.92%) Python
1 2 (3.92%) Bash Shell
2 1 (1.96%) Java
2 1 (1.96%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 28 (54.90%) CCNP
1 28 (54.90%) Cisco Certification
1 28 (54.90%) CCSE
2 14 (27.45%) CISSP
3 1 (1.96%) MCSE
3 1 (1.96%) MCSA
3 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) SLA
1 2 (3.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.96%) QA
2 1 (1.96%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 31 (60.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (27.45%) XenServer
3 12 (23.53%) Active Directory
4 3 (5.88%) VMware ESX
5 2 (3.92%) Hyper-V
6 1 (1.96%) NFS
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) OpenView
1 1 (1.96%) Nagios
1 1 (1.96%) SolarWinds Orion
1 1 (1.96%) Puppet
1 1 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.96%) HAProxy
1 1 (1.96%) logstash
1 1 (1.96%) Kibana
Vendors
1 44 (86.27%) Cisco
2 37 (72.55%) CheckPoint
3 35 (68.63%) VMware
4 30 (58.82%) F5
5 29 (56.86%) Infoblox
6 28 (54.90%) Imperva
6 28 (54.90%) Blue Coat
7 22 (43.14%) Juniper
8 19 (37.25%) HP
9 16 (31.37%) Citrix
10 15 (29.41%) SolarWinds
11 12 (23.53%) Microsoft
12 3 (5.88%) Red Hat
13 1 (1.96%) Akamai
13 1 (1.96%) Verint
13 1 (1.96%) Oracle
13 1 (1.96%) SAP
13 1 (1.96%) Avaya
13 1 (1.96%) EMC
13 1 (1.96%) Websense