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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 39 54 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Permanent jobs citing DNS 17 22 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 4.51% 3.97% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.91% 15.49% -
Number of salaries quoted 16 13 0
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -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
55 142 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 14.59% 25.63% 23.33%
Number of salaries quoted 46 53 38
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +43.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,500 £50,000
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 27 March 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in York

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 44 (88.00%) DHCP
2 43 (86.00%) Cisco
3 42 (84.00%) Firewall
4 39 (78.00%) CheckPoint
5 37 (74.00%) VMware
6 33 (66.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 31 (62.00%) Cisco ASA
7 31 (62.00%) Infoblox
7 31 (62.00%) Network Security
7 31 (62.00%) BIG-IP
7 31 (62.00%) OSPF
7 31 (62.00%) F5
8 30 (60.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 30 (60.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 30 (60.00%) BGP
8 30 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
8 30 (60.00%) CCNP
8 30 (60.00%) Blue Coat
8 30 (60.00%) CCSE
8 30 (60.00%) Cisco IOS
8 30 (60.00%) Imperva
9 22 (44.00%) Juniper
10 19 (38.00%) Citrix
10 19 (38.00%) Linux
11 18 (36.00%) HP
12 16 (32.00%) E-Commerce
12 16 (32.00%) NetScreen
12 16 (32.00%) Fat Client
12 16 (32.00%) Thin Client
12 16 (32.00%) Line Management

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 6 (12.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (6.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (6.00%) Apache
3 2 (4.00%) IIS
3 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.00%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.00%) Jetty
4 1 (2.00%) nginx
4 1 (2.00%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (14.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.00%) MS Office
3 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (4.00%) Office 365
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (88.00%) DHCP
2 42 (84.00%) Firewall
3 31 (62.00%) OSPF
3 31 (62.00%) BIG-IP
3 31 (62.00%) Network Security
3 31 (62.00%) Cisco ASA
4 30 (60.00%) Cisco IOS
4 30 (60.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 30 (60.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 30 (60.00%) BGP
5 16 (32.00%) NetScreen
5 16 (32.00%) DMVPN
6 15 (30.00%) Wireless
7 14 (28.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (12.00%) WAN
9 5 (10.00%) LAN
10 4 (8.00%) VoIP
10 4 (8.00%) TCP/IP
10 4 (8.00%) SAN
11 3 (6.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.00%) FrontPage
1 1 (2.00%) JIRA
1 1 (2.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (2.00%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (2.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 30 (60.00%) Security Specialist
1 30 (60.00%) Network Security Specialist
1 30 (60.00%) Network Specialist
2 14 (28.00%) Senior Security Specialist
2 14 (28.00%) Senior Network Security Specialist
2 14 (28.00%) Senior Network Specialist
2 14 (28.00%) Information Security Specialist
2 14 (28.00%) Information Specialist
2 14 (28.00%) Senior Information Security Specialist
3 9 (18.00%) Network Security Analyst
3 9 (18.00%) Network Analyst
3 9 (18.00%) Security Analyst
3 9 (18.00%) Analyst
4 2 (4.00%) Network Engineer
4 2 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (4.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 2 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (4.00%) Network Support
4 2 (4.00%) Desktop Support
5 1 (2.00%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 16 (32.00%) Thin Client
1 16 (32.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 19 (38.00%) Linux
2 9 (18.00%) Windows
3 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (4.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (4.00%) UNIX
7 1 (2.00%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.00%) Solaris
7 1 (2.00%) Debian
7 1 (2.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.00%) E-Commerce
1 16 (32.00%) Line Management
1 16 (32.00%) Mentoring
2 15 (30.00%) Network Monitoring
3 14 (28.00%) Information Security
4 5 (10.00%) ITIL
5 2 (4.00%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (4.00%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (4.00%) Load Balancing
5 2 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (4.00%) Network Management
6 1 (2.00%) SIEM
6 1 (2.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.00%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (2.00%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (2.00%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.00%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (2.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (2.00%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.00%) Java
1 1 (2.00%) Python
1 1 (2.00%) Ruby
1 1 (2.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 30 (60.00%) CCNP
1 30 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
1 30 (60.00%) CCSE
2 14 (28.00%) CISSP
3 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.00%) SLA
3 1 (2.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 33 (66.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (28.00%) XenServer
3 10 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (4.00%) VMware ESX
4 2 (4.00%) NFS
5 1 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (4.00%) Nagios
2 1 (2.00%) WSUS
2 1 (2.00%) SCCM
2 1 (2.00%) SCOM
2 1 (2.00%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (2.00%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (2.00%) Puppet
2 1 (2.00%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (2.00%) HAProxy
2 1 (2.00%) OpenView
Vendors
1 43 (86.00%) Cisco
2 39 (78.00%) CheckPoint
3 37 (74.00%) VMware
4 31 (62.00%) Infoblox
4 31 (62.00%) F5
5 30 (60.00%) Imperva
5 30 (60.00%) Blue Coat
6 22 (44.00%) Juniper
7 19 (38.00%) Citrix
8 18 (36.00%) HP
9 15 (30.00%) SolarWinds
10 10 (20.00%) Microsoft
11 2 (4.00%) Red Hat
12 1 (2.00%) Akamai
12 1 (2.00%) Verint
12 1 (2.00%) Oracle
12 1 (2.00%) SAP
12 1 (2.00%) EMC
12 1 (2.00%) Avaya
12 1 (2.00%) Websense