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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 38 55 59
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +4
Permanent jobs citing DNS 23 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 4.85% 1.27% 1.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.83% 7.58% 4.62%
Number of salaries quoted 21 5 5
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +81.81%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
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
116 66 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in York 24.47% 16.75% 26.21%
Number of salaries quoted 92 44 68
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £50,000
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 22 August 2014.

DNS Salary Histogram in York

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in York

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 32 (71.11%) DHCP
2 29 (64.44%) Cisco
2 29 (64.44%) CheckPoint
3 25 (55.56%) Linux
4 18 (40.00%) Firewall
4 18 (40.00%) VMware
5 17 (37.78%) VMware Infrastructure
6 15 (33.33%) Network Security
6 15 (33.33%) E-Commerce
6 15 (33.33%) F5
7 14 (31.11%) DMVPN
7 14 (31.11%) Infoblox
7 14 (31.11%) Imperva
7 14 (31.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 14 (31.11%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 14 (31.11%) NetScreen
7 14 (31.11%) OSPF
7 14 (31.11%) BGP
7 14 (31.11%) CCNP
7 14 (31.11%) HP
7 14 (31.11%) Cisco Certification
7 14 (31.11%) Blue Coat
7 14 (31.11%) CCSE
7 14 (31.11%) BIG-IP
7 14 (31.11%) Cisco IOS
7 14 (31.11%) Cisco ASA
8 12 (26.67%) Finance
8 12 (26.67%) Citrix
9 11 (24.44%) TCP/IP
10 10 (22.22%) UNIX

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in York by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (13.33%) Apache
2 5 (11.11%) Tomcat
2 5 (11.11%) WebLogic
3 3 (6.67%) MS Exchange
3 3 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (4.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (4.44%) IIS
5 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.22%) Lync
5 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) MS Office
1 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 32 (71.11%) DHCP
2 18 (40.00%) Firewall
3 15 (33.33%) Network Security
4 14 (31.11%) DMVPN
4 14 (31.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 14 (31.11%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 14 (31.11%) NetScreen
4 14 (31.11%) OSPF
4 14 (31.11%) BGP
4 14 (31.11%) BIG-IP
4 14 (31.11%) Cisco IOS
4 14 (31.11%) Cisco ASA
5 11 (24.44%) TCP/IP
6 6 (13.33%) SSL
6 6 (13.33%) SAN
7 5 (11.11%) IP Telephony
7 5 (11.11%) IPsec
7 5 (11.11%) NetScaler
7 5 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (11.11%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.44%) MySQL
5 1 (2.22%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Maven
1 1 (2.22%) Subversion
1 1 (2.22%) Hudson
1 1 (2.22%) Jenkins
General
1 12 (26.67%) Finance
2 5 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (42.22%) Analyst
2 15 (33.33%) Network Security Analyst
2 15 (33.33%) Network Analyst
2 15 (33.33%) Security Analyst
3 11 (24.44%) Network Specialist
3 11 (24.44%) Network Security Specialist
3 11 (24.44%) Security Specialist
4 8 (17.78%) UNIX Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 4 (8.89%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
6 4 (8.89%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Administrator
7 3 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (6.67%) UNIX Administrator
7 3 (6.67%) UNIX Systems Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 2 (4.44%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
8 2 (4.44%) Wintel Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.33%) J2EE
2 1 (2.22%) SOAP
2 1 (2.22%) Spring MVC
2 1 (2.22%) jQuery
2 1 (2.22%) LAMP
2 1 (2.22%) Hibernate
2 1 (2.22%) Spring
2 1 (2.22%) REST
2 1 (2.22%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.00%) Firmware
1 9 (20.00%) Thin Client
1 9 (20.00%) Fat Client
2 5 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (11.11%) Clustering
3 3 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.44%) Open Source
4 2 (4.44%) Blackberry
4 2 (4.44%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.22%) PKI
5 1 (2.22%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.22%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 25 (55.56%) Linux
2 10 (22.22%) UNIX
3 9 (20.00%) HPUX
3 9 (20.00%) Solaris
3 9 (20.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (13.33%) Windows
5 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.22%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (2.22%) CentOS
7 1 (2.22%) Android
7 1 (2.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 5 (11.11%) Performance Management
2 5 (11.11%) Migration
3 4 (8.89%) ITIL
4 3 (6.67%) Information Security
5 2 (4.44%) DevOps
5 2 (4.44%) Problem Management
5 2 (4.44%) Content Management
5 2 (4.44%) MVC
5 2 (4.44%) Project Management
6 1 (2.22%) OOP
6 1 (2.22%) OO
6 1 (2.22%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (2.22%) Unit Testing
6 1 (2.22%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (2.22%) Data Security
6 1 (2.22%) TOGAF
6 1 (2.22%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.22%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (2.22%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.00%) Shell Script
2 6 (13.33%) C
3 2 (4.44%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.22%) C++
4 1 (2.22%) Java
4 1 (2.22%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.22%) Perl
4 1 (2.22%) PHP
4 1 (2.22%) Python
4 1 (2.22%) Assembly Language
4 1 (2.22%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 14 (31.11%) CCNP
1 14 (31.11%) Cisco Certification
1 14 (31.11%) CCSE
2 1 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) SLA
2 1 (2.22%) QA
2 1 (2.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (37.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (11.11%) XenServer
3 4 (8.89%) Hyper-V
3 4 (8.89%) Active Directory
4 3 (6.67%) XenApp
5 1 (2.22%) NFS
5 1 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.22%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (6.67%) WSUS
1 3 (6.67%) HP Data Protector
1 3 (6.67%) SCCM
2 1 (2.22%) Nagios
2 1 (2.22%) SCOM
Vendors
1 29 (64.44%) Cisco
1 29 (64.44%) CheckPoint
2 18 (40.00%) VMware
3 15 (33.33%) F5
4 14 (31.11%) Infoblox
4 14 (31.11%) Imperva
4 14 (31.11%) HP
4 14 (31.11%) Blue Coat
5 12 (26.67%) Citrix
6 10 (22.22%) Red Hat
7 5 (11.11%) CA
7 5 (11.11%) JBoss
7 5 (11.11%) Microsoft
7 5 (11.11%) Brocade
8 2 (4.44%) Intel