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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 47 56 65
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +9
Permanent jobs citing DNS 13 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 2.61% 1.35% 1.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.13% 6.10% 5.36%
Number of salaries quoted 13 3 5
Average salary £50,000 £43,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.94% +33.84%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
- -3.44%
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
92 82 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 18.47% 22.10% 22.27%
Number of salaries quoted 78 43 62
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £37,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 October 2014.

DNS Salary Histogram in York

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 28 (68.29%) DHCP
2 26 (63.41%) Cisco
2 26 (63.41%) CheckPoint
3 20 (48.78%) Linux
4 16 (39.02%) VMware
5 14 (34.15%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (34.15%) Firewall
6 12 (29.27%) E-Commerce
6 12 (29.27%) Network Security
6 12 (29.27%) F5
7 11 (26.83%) DMVPN
7 11 (26.83%) Cisco ASA
7 11 (26.83%) Infoblox
7 11 (26.83%) Imperva
7 11 (26.83%) Cisco IOS
7 11 (26.83%) BIG-IP
7 11 (26.83%) Blue Coat
7 11 (26.83%) CCSE
7 11 (26.83%) CCNP
7 11 (26.83%) OSPF
7 11 (26.83%) BGP
7 11 (26.83%) NetScreen
7 11 (26.83%) Citrix
7 11 (26.83%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (26.83%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 11 (26.83%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 9 (21.95%) Fat Client
8 9 (21.95%) HP
8 9 (21.95%) Red Hat
8 9 (21.95%) Thin Client

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 6 (14.63%) Apache
2 4 (9.76%) Tomcat
2 4 (9.76%) WebLogic
2 4 (9.76%) JBoss
3 3 (7.32%) IIS
4 2 (4.88%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.88%) MS Exchange
4 2 (4.88%) Lync
4 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.88%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Office
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (68.29%) DHCP
2 14 (34.15%) Firewall
3 12 (29.27%) Network Security
4 11 (26.83%) Cisco ASA
4 11 (26.83%) OSPF
4 11 (26.83%) BGP
4 11 (26.83%) NetScreen
4 11 (26.83%) BIG-IP
4 11 (26.83%) Cisco IOS
4 11 (26.83%) DMVPN
4 11 (26.83%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 11 (26.83%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 9 (21.95%) TCP/IP
6 8 (19.51%) SAN
7 5 (12.20%) SSL
8 4 (9.76%) NetScaler
9 3 (7.32%) NAS
10 2 (4.88%) Unified Communications
10 2 (4.88%) IPsec
10 2 (4.88%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.32%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.88%) MySQL
4 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.44%) RDBMS
General
1 8 (19.51%) Finance
2 5 (12.20%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (41.46%) Analyst
2 15 (36.59%) Security Analyst
2 15 (36.59%) Network Analyst
2 15 (36.59%) Network Security Analyst
3 10 (24.39%) Security Specialist
3 10 (24.39%) Network Specialist
3 10 (24.39%) Network Security Specialist
4 7 (17.07%) UNIX Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (7.32%) UNIX Administrator
6 3 (7.32%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 3 (7.32%) UNIX Systems Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Administrator
7 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Desktop Support
8 1 (2.44%) Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Programmer
8 1 (2.44%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (12.20%) J2EE
2 1 (2.44%) SOAP
2 1 (2.44%) LAMP
2 1 (2.44%) jQuery
2 1 (2.44%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.95%) Thin Client
1 9 (21.95%) Fat Client
2 4 (9.76%) Clustering
3 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.88%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (2.44%) Open Source
5 1 (2.44%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 20 (48.78%) Linux
2 8 (19.51%) UNIX
2 8 (19.51%) HPUX
2 8 (19.51%) Solaris
2 8 (19.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (14.63%) Windows
4 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (4.88%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.44%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (29.27%) E-Commerce
2 9 (21.95%) Line Management
2 9 (21.95%) Mentoring
3 4 (9.76%) Performance Management
3 4 (9.76%) Migration
4 3 (7.32%) ITIL
5 2 (4.88%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (4.88%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (4.88%) Network Management
5 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (4.88%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (4.88%) Server Monitoring
6 1 (2.44%) DevOps
6 1 (2.44%) OOP
6 1 (2.44%) OO
6 1 (2.44%) Project Management
6 1 (2.44%) Data Security
6 1 (2.44%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 8 (19.51%) Shell Script
2 2 (4.88%) C
3 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.44%) PHP
3 1 (2.44%) Python
3 1 (2.44%) PHP5
3 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (26.83%) CCNP
1 11 (26.83%) Cisco Certification
1 11 (26.83%) CCSE
2 1 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (34.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (19.51%) Firmware
3 5 (12.20%) Active Directory
4 3 (7.32%) NFS
4 3 (7.32%) Hyper-V
5 2 (4.88%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (4.88%) XenServer
6 1 (2.44%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.44%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (7.32%) Nagios
2 2 (4.88%) WSUS
2 2 (4.88%) SCCM
2 2 (4.88%) SCOM
2 2 (4.88%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 26 (63.41%) Cisco
1 26 (63.41%) CheckPoint
2 16 (39.02%) VMware
3 12 (29.27%) F5
4 11 (26.83%) Infoblox
4 11 (26.83%) Imperva
4 11 (26.83%) Blue Coat
4 11 (26.83%) Citrix
5 9 (21.95%) HP
5 9 (21.95%) Red Hat
6 6 (14.63%) Microsoft
7 4 (9.76%) CA
7 4 (9.76%) Brocade