Period
to 15 July 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for DNS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited DNS over the 6 months to 15 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
Cheshire > Chester
6 months to
15 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 28 30 40
Rank change year-on-year +2 +10 -
Permanent jobs citing DNS 13 12 8
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Chester 6.88% 5.11% 2.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 44.83% 27.91% 26.67%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 8
Median annual salary £41,000 £32,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.13% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £55,801 £42,000 £34,750
Cheshire median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% -18.75% -

DNS is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Chester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 29 43 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 15.34% 18.30% 9.74%
Number of salaries quoted 22 27 26
Median annual salary £32,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.75% +6.67% -10.71%
10th Percentile £25,500 £27,800 £23,783
90th Percentile £43,753 £61,000 £57,500
Cheshire median annual salary £40,250 £38,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.92% -10.59% +16.44%

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Chester

Job postings citing DNS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Chester.

Job vacancy trend for DNS in Chester

DNS
Salary Trend in Chester

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing DNS in Chester.

Salary trend for DNS in Chester

DNS
Salary Histogram in Chester

Salary distribution for jobs citing DNS in Chester over the 6 months to 15 July 2020.

Salary histogram for DNS in Chester

For the 6 months to 15 July 2020, IT jobs citing DNS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Chester region with a requirement for DNS.

1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (84.62%) Windows
3 9 (69.23%) MCSE
3 9 (69.23%) MCSA
3 9 (69.23%) LAN
3 9 (69.23%) WAN
3 9 (69.23%) DHCP
3 9 (69.23%) TCP/IP
3 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
3 9 (69.23%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (69.23%) ITIL
3 9 (69.23%) SAN
3 9 (69.23%) Change Management
3 9 (69.23%) Server+ Certification
3 9 (69.23%) VMware
3 9 (69.23%) iSCSI
3 9 (69.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (69.23%) Fibre Channel
3 9 (69.23%) Data Centre
4 5 (38.46%) Siemens
4 5 (38.46%) Cisco
4 5 (38.46%) Citrix
5 4 (30.77%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (30.77%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (30.77%) Project Management
5 4 (30.77%) Firewall
6 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (15.38%) Degree
6 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (15.38%) Retail

DNS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Azure
1 2 (15.38%) IaaS
1 2 (15.38%) PaaS
1 2 (15.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) DHCP
1 9 (69.23%) Fibre Channel
1 9 (69.23%) iSCSI
1 9 (69.23%) LAN
1 9 (69.23%) SAN
1 9 (69.23%) TCP/IP
1 9 (69.23%) WAN
2 4 (30.77%) Firewall
3 2 (15.38%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 2 (15.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Analyst
1 5 (38.46%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 4 (30.77%) Team Leader
3 2 (15.38%) Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Data Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Systems Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Cloud Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Lead Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Lead Data Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Principal Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Principal Data Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Leader
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 9 (69.23%) Data Centre
2 4 (30.77%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 2 (15.38%) NHS
3 2 (15.38%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Change Management
1 9 (69.23%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity
3 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity Planning
3 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (15.38%) Conceptual Models
3 2 (15.38%) Data Architecture
3 2 (15.38%) Data Encryption
3 2 (15.38%) Data Management
3 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
3 2 (15.38%) Data Security
3 2 (15.38%) Data Transformation
3 2 (15.38%) Database Tuning
3 2 (15.38%) DevOps
3 2 (15.38%) Information Governance
3 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
3 2 (15.38%) Logical Data Model
3 2 (15.38%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) MCSA
1 9 (69.23%) MCSE
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (69.23%) Server+ Certification
2 4 (30.77%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (15.38%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) Docker
2 2 (15.38%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Kubernetes
1 2 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (69.23%) VMware
3 5 (38.46%) Cisco
3 5 (38.46%) Citrix
3 5 (38.46%) Siemens
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle