The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 76 104 81
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -23
Permanent jobs citing DNS 256 145 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.39% 2.59% 3.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.79% 15.61% 15.53%
Number of salaries quoted 145 104 147
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £35,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £20,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,850 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -1.36%
DNS
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Yorkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1439 929 1204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Yorkshire 19.07% 16.57% 20.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1056 696 923
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,350
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

DNS
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

DNS Salary Trend in Yorkshire

DNS
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

DNS Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

DNS
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Yorkshire +13 178 £32,500 - 23
South Yorkshire -5 34 £37,500 - 3
North Yorkshire -1 24 £45,000 +4.65% 6
East Yorkshire +20 15 £29,000 +52.63% 5
DNS
England

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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.

1 364 (72.65%) Windows
2 255 (50.90%) VMware
3 225 (44.91%) TCP/IP
4 222 (44.31%) DHCP
5 199 (39.72%) Active Directory
6 186 (37.13%) Linux
7 182 (36.33%) Cisco
8 176 (35.13%) Microsoft
9 163 (32.53%) Windows Server 2008
10 156 (31.14%) UNIX
11 150 (29.94%) VMware Infrastructure
12 144 (28.74%) Red Hat
13 141 (28.14%) Firewall
14 140 (27.94%) Load Balancing
15 133 (26.55%) Citrix
16 128 (25.55%) MS Excel
17 127 (25.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 125 (24.95%) Windows Server 2012
19 119 (23.75%) Apache
20 115 (22.95%) MS Exchange
21 114 (22.75%) Windows Server 2003
22 110 (21.96%) IIS
23 107 (21.36%) SAN
24 98 (19.56%) Clustering
25 93 (18.56%) PCI DSS
26 91 (18.16%) Perl
27 90 (17.96%) MPLS
28 89 (17.76%) ITIL
28 89 (17.76%) PowerShell
29 88 (17.56%) Java

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Yorkshire 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
1 119 (23.75%) Apache
2 115 (22.95%) MS Exchange
3 110 (21.96%) IIS
4 59 (11.78%) Exchange Server 2010
5 43 (8.58%) SharePoint
6 35 (6.99%) Lync
7 25 (4.99%) Exchange Server 2007
8 21 (4.19%) Exchange Server 2003
9 16 (3.19%) SharePoint 2013
10 15 (2.99%) Tomcat
11 13 (2.59%) Exchange Server 2013
12 12 (2.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 8 (1.60%) nginx
14 7 (1.40%) WebLogic
14 7 (1.40%) JBoss
15 6 (1.20%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 5 (1.00%) IBM Notes
17 4 (0.80%) Office Communications Server
18 3 (0.60%) Elasticsearch
18 3 (0.60%) Node.js
Applications
1 128 (25.55%) MS Excel
2 47 (9.38%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.40%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.40%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.20%) Epicor Tropos
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.99%) Office 365
2 9 (1.80%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (1.60%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (1.20%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (1.00%) Amazon ELB
6 2 (0.40%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.40%) PaaS
6 2 (0.40%) Route 53
7 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (0.20%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 225 (44.91%) TCP/IP
2 222 (44.31%) DHCP
3 141 (28.14%) Firewall
4 107 (21.36%) SAN
5 90 (17.96%) MPLS
6 87 (17.37%) OSPF
6 87 (17.37%) BGP
7 84 (16.77%) Cisco IOS
8 81 (16.17%) Internet
8 81 (16.17%) SMTP
9 68 (13.57%) EIGRP
10 45 (8.98%) Network Security
11 41 (8.18%) VPN
12 39 (7.78%) Wireless
13 35 (6.99%) LAN
14 34 (6.79%) Intranet
15 32 (6.39%) WAN
16 31 (6.19%) Cisco ASA
17 24 (4.79%) SSH
18 23 (4.59%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (12.97%) SQL Server
2 30 (5.99%) MySQL
3 11 (2.20%) SQL Server 2005
3 11 (2.20%) Redis
4 9 (1.80%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (1.60%) Oracle ODI
6 7 (1.40%) Relational Database
6 7 (1.40%) MongoDB
6 7 (1.40%) RDBMS
7 6 (1.20%) Oracle BI EE
7 6 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (0.60%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.60%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (0.40%) MariaDB
9 2 (0.40%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.20%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 10 (2.00%) Git (software)
2 9 (1.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 6 (1.20%) Maven
4 5 (1.00%) JIRA
4 5 (1.00%) Jenkins
5 4 (0.80%) Subversion
6 1 (0.20%) RSpec
6 1 (0.20%) Cucumber
General
1 55 (10.98%) Finance
2 25 (4.99%) Telecoms
3 11 (2.20%) Retail
4 10 (2.00%) Banking
5 9 (1.80%) Publishing
6 7 (1.40%) Advertising
6 7 (1.40%) Law
7 3 (0.60%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.40%) Legal
Job Titles
1 107 (21.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 88 (17.56%) Analyst
3 42 (8.38%) Administrator
4 38 (7.58%) Systems Administrator
5 34 (6.79%) Support Engineer
6 33 (6.59%) IT Support
7 32 (6.39%) Support Technician
8 28 (5.59%) Security Analyst
9 27 (5.39%) Technical Analyst
10 26 (5.19%) Systems Engineer
11 22 (4.39%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 22 (4.39%) Linux Administrator
12 21 (4.19%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 21 (4.19%) 2nd Line Support
13 18 (3.59%) Senior Analyst
13 18 (3.59%) Support Analyst
14 17 (3.39%) Technical Support
15 15 (2.99%) Network Analyst
15 15 (2.99%) Team Leader
16 14 (2.79%) IT Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (3.19%) Middleware
2 15 (2.99%) .NET
3 12 (2.40%) J2EE
3 12 (2.40%) WebCenter
4 11 (2.20%) Application Packaging
5 9 (1.80%) Oracle Fusion
5 9 (1.80%) Web Services
6 7 (1.40%) LAMP
7 6 (1.20%) SOAP
7 6 (1.20%) REST
8 3 (0.60%) Memcached
8 3 (0.60%) LINQ
9 2 (0.40%) jQuery
9 2 (0.40%) HTML
10 1 (0.20%) ODBC
10 1 (0.20%) CSS
10 1 (0.20%) Servlets
10 1 (0.20%) Ruby on Rails
10 1 (0.20%) RESTful
10 1 (0.20%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 98 (19.56%) Clustering
2 43 (8.58%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (5.79%) PKI
4 27 (5.39%) Management Information System
5 24 (4.79%) Blackberry
6 15 (2.99%) Replication
6 15 (2.99%) iPhone
7 13 (2.59%) iPad
7 13 (2.59%) HP StorageWorks
8 11 (2.20%) Enterprise Storage
8 11 (2.20%) CMDB
9 10 (2.00%) Performance Metrics
10 9 (1.80%) IBM XIV
10 9 (1.80%) Fat Client
10 9 (1.80%) Thin Client
11 8 (1.60%) SecurID
12 7 (1.40%) Computer Science
13 6 (1.20%) Client/Server
13 6 (1.20%) Open Source
14 5 (1.00%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 364 (72.65%) Windows
2 186 (37.13%) Linux
3 163 (32.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 156 (31.14%) UNIX
5 127 (25.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 125 (24.95%) Windows Server 2012
7 114 (22.75%) Windows Server 2003
8 72 (14.37%) Windows 7
9 49 (9.78%) Windows XP
10 39 (7.78%) HPUX
11 28 (5.59%) Solaris
11 28 (5.59%) Windows 8
12 13 (2.59%) CentOS
13 12 (2.40%) Ubuntu
14 10 (2.00%) Mac OS
15 7 (1.40%) Windows 2000 Server
15 7 (1.40%) Debian
16 6 (1.20%) Windows Vista
17 5 (1.00%) SUSE
18 4 (0.80%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 140 (27.94%) Load Balancing
2 89 (17.76%) ITIL
3 84 (16.77%) E-Commerce
4 53 (10.58%) Service Delivery
5 48 (9.58%) Performance Tuning
6 42 (8.38%) Performance Monitoring
6 42 (8.38%) Disaster Recovery
7 35 (6.99%) Service Management
8 34 (6.79%) Business Continuity
9 32 (6.39%) Change Management
10 25 (4.99%) DevOps
11 21 (4.19%) Continuous Integration
12 20 (3.99%) Project Management
12 20 (3.99%) Mentoring
13 18 (3.59%) Information Security
14 17 (3.39%) Technical Architecture
14 17 (3.39%) Line Management
15 16 (3.19%) Change Control
15 16 (3.19%) Capacity Management
16 14 (2.79%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 91 (18.16%) Perl
2 89 (17.76%) PowerShell
3 88 (17.56%) Java
4 87 (17.37%) Bash Shell
5 71 (14.17%) Shell Script
6 32 (6.39%) PHP
7 21 (4.19%) SQL
8 10 (2.00%) Ruby
8 10 (2.00%) Python
9 9 (1.80%) VB.NET
10 7 (1.40%) C++
11 6 (1.20%) JavaScript
12 4 (0.80%) C
13 2 (0.40%) VBScript
14 1 (0.20%) PHP5
14 1 (0.20%) R
14 1 (0.20%) C#
14 1 (0.20%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 56 (11.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 39 (7.78%) MCSE
3 38 (7.58%) Cisco Certification
4 30 (5.99%) CCNP
5 25 (4.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 25 (4.99%) Degree
6 24 (4.79%) Security Cleared
7 20 (3.99%) SC Cleared
7 20 (3.99%) CCNA
8 18 (3.59%) MCITP
9 16 (3.19%) MCP
10 15 (2.99%) CISSP
11 13 (2.59%) Citrix Certification
12 12 (2.40%) CCSE
13 11 (2.20%) CCA
14 9 (1.80%) ITIL Certification
14 9 (1.80%) CCIE
14 9 (1.80%) MCDST
15 8 (1.60%) CCAA
15 8 (1.60%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 93 (18.56%) PCI DSS
2 23 (4.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 21 (4.19%) SLA
4 3 (0.60%) QA
5 1 (0.20%) BS7799
5 1 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 199 (39.72%) Active Directory
2 150 (29.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 81 (16.17%) VMware ESXi
4 46 (9.18%) vSphere
5 30 (5.99%) Hyper-V
6 29 (5.79%) XenApp
7 25 (4.99%) VMware ESX
8 15 (2.99%) XenDesktop
9 11 (2.20%) Microsoft App-V
10 10 (2.00%) Firmware
11 9 (1.80%) Squid
11 9 (1.80%) XenServer
12 8 (1.60%) NFS
12 8 (1.60%) UAG
13 7 (1.40%) VMware Server
14 6 (1.20%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 6 (1.20%) Xen
15 5 (1.00%) KVM
16 3 (0.60%) Oracle RAC
16 3 (0.60%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 69 (13.77%) SCCM
2 35 (6.99%) SCOM
3 21 (4.19%) Nagios
4 17 (3.39%) NetBackup
5 13 (2.59%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 10 (2.00%) WSUS
6 10 (2.00%) SCVMM
7 9 (1.80%) Norton AntiVirus
7 9 (1.80%) Backup Exec
7 9 (1.80%) Opsview
8 5 (1.00%) Ganglia
9 4 (0.80%) Puppet
9 4 (0.80%) Cisco UCCX
9 4 (0.80%) Cisco CUCM
9 4 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
10 3 (0.60%) logstash
10 3 (0.60%) Kibana
10 3 (0.60%) PureDisk
10 3 (0.60%) BMC PATROL
10 3 (0.60%) Control-M
Vendors
1 255 (50.90%) VMware
2 182 (36.33%) Cisco
3 176 (35.13%) Microsoft
4 144 (28.74%) Red Hat
5 133 (26.55%) Citrix
6 73 (14.57%) HP
7 60 (11.98%) Oracle
8 43 (8.58%) CheckPoint
9 29 (5.79%) NetApp
10 27 (5.39%) F5
11 23 (4.59%) EMC
12 19 (3.79%) Juniper
13 18 (3.59%) Symantec
13 18 (3.59%) Brocade
14 17 (3.39%) Blue Coat
15 16 (3.19%) Dell
16 13 (2.59%) 3PAR
17 12 (2.40%) IBM
17 12 (2.40%) AppSense
18 10 (2.00%) McAfee
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Salary: £25k - £28k per annum + £1k bonus
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Salary: £18000 per annum + Healthcare policy
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