Period
to 22 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in County Antrim 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 22 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
Northern Ireland > County Antrim
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 55 44
Rank change year-on-year +2 -11 -2
Permanent jobs citing DNS 6 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 1.57% 1.40% 0.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.23% 14.71% 2.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 1
County Antrim median annual salary £27,500 £40,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.25% +33.33% +13.21%
10th Percentile £26,250 £39,100 £29,000
90th Percentile £28,750 £40,000 £31,000
Northern Ireland median annual salary £27,500 £40,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year -31.25% +33.33% +13.21%

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 County Antrim with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
County Antrim
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 65 34 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in County Antrim 17.02% 9.52% 13.91%
Number of salaries quoted 42 33 30
County Antrim median annual salary £30,000 £39,000 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.08% +7.59% +3.57%
10th Percentile £20,500 £21,750 £28,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £51,500 £50,000
Northern Ireland median annual salary £30,500 £40,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year -23.75% +10.34% +3.57%

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in County Antrim

Job postings citing DNS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in County Antrim.

Job vacancy trend for DNS in County Antrim

DNS
Salary Trend in County Antrim

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DNS in County Antrim.

Salary trend for DNS in County Antrim

DNS
Job Locations in County Antrim

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the County Antrim region over the 6 months to 22 September 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Belfast +5 6 £27,500 -31.25%
DNS
Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 22 September 2018, 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 County Antrim region with a requirement for DNS.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) DHCP
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) ThinApp
2 4 (66.67%) vRealize
2 4 (66.67%) Virtual Environments
2 4 (66.67%) Analytical Thinking
2 4 (66.67%) XenApp
2 4 (66.67%) XenDesktop
2 4 (66.67%) vSphere
2 4 (66.67%) Splunk
2 4 (66.67%) NetScaler
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (66.67%) Wyse
2 4 (66.67%) Data Analysis
2 4 (66.67%) Ivanti
2 4 (66.67%) SCOM
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) Dell
2 4 (66.67%) Citrix
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (66.67%) IIS
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server

DNS
Co-occurring IT Skills in County Antrim 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (66.67%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) DHCP
2 4 (66.67%) NetScaler
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Administrator
1 4 (66.67%) Windows Administrator
2 2 (33.33%) IT Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) IT Support
2 2 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Analytical Thinking
1 4 (66.67%) Data Analysis
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
1 4 (66.67%) Virtual Environments
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) vSphere
2 4 (66.67%) XenApp
2 4 (66.67%) XenDesktop
3 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) SCOM
1 4 (66.67%) ThinApp
1 4 (66.67%) vRealize
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Citrix
2 4 (66.67%) Dell
2 4 (66.67%) Ivanti
2 4 (66.67%) Splunk
2 4 (66.67%) Wyse