Period
to 18 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Coventry 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 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 81 66
Rank change year-on-year +21 -15 +33
Permanent jobs citing DNS 39 23 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 3.58% 1.68% 3.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.91% 11.00% 18.83%
Number of salaries quoted 37 19 45
Coventry median annual salary £35,000 £38,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% -6.10% +2.50%
10th Percentile £27,500 £32,200 £21,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £51,250 £65,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% - +7.69%

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 Coventry with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Coventry
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 178 209 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 16.33% 15.26% 16.02%
Number of salaries quoted 155 175 218
Coventry median annual salary £36,500 £47,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.16% +15.85% +2.50%
10th Percentile £24,300 £30,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £59,500 £61,250 £61,250
West Midlands median annual salary £41,500 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +7.79% -1.28% +2.63%

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for DNS in Coventry

DNS
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Salary trend for DNS in Coventry

DNS
Salary Histogram in Coventry

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DNS in Coventry over the 6 months to 18 October 2018.

Salary histogram for DNS in Coventry

For the 6 months to 18 October 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 Coventry region with a requirement for DNS.

1 27 (69.23%) SQL
2 25 (64.10%) Windows
3 24 (61.54%) Active Directory
4 23 (58.97%) Linux
5 22 (56.41%) DHCP
5 22 (56.41%) TCP/IP
6 20 (51.28%) Firewall
7 19 (48.72%) Microsoft
8 16 (41.03%) Hyper-V
9 15 (38.46%) Office 365
9 15 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
10 14 (35.90%) Amazon AWS
10 14 (35.90%) SaaS
11 13 (33.33%) VMware
11 13 (33.33%) Python
11 13 (33.33%) Java
11 13 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
11 13 (33.33%) Ansible
12 12 (30.77%) Windows Server
12 12 (30.77%) IaaS
12 12 (30.77%) Enterprise Software
12 12 (30.77%) Opscode Chef
12 12 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
12 12 (30.77%) Puppet
12 12 (30.77%) PaaS
12 12 (30.77%) Unix
12 12 (30.77%) MS Exchange
12 12 (30.77%) HP
13 11 (28.21%) Windows Server 2003
13 11 (28.21%) PostgreSQL

DNS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 12 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
1 12 (30.77%) MS Exchange
2 11 (28.21%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (20.51%) IIS
4 2 (5.13%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.56%) Apache
Applications
1 11 (28.21%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (38.46%) Office 365
2 14 (35.90%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (35.90%) SaaS
3 12 (30.77%) IaaS
3 12 (30.77%) PaaS
4 10 (25.64%) AWS CloudFormation
5 5 (12.82%) Amazon ELB
5 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (12.82%) Route 53
5 5 (12.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 4 (10.26%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (10.26%) Amazon S3
6 4 (10.26%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (2.56%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 22 (56.41%) DHCP
1 22 (56.41%) TCP/IP
2 20 (51.28%) Firewall
3 10 (25.64%) HTTP
3 10 (25.64%) VPN
4 9 (23.08%) FTP
4 9 (23.08%) SSH
5 8 (20.51%) Network Security
6 4 (10.26%) WAN
7 3 (7.69%) LAN
8 2 (5.13%) SMTP
9 1 (2.56%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (2.56%) Kerberos
9 1 (2.56%) MPLS
9 1 (2.56%) SAN
9 1 (2.56%) SNMP
9 1 (2.56%) SSL
9 1 (2.56%) tcpdump
9 1 (2.56%) VLAN
9 1 (2.56%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (28.21%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (25.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 10 (25.64%) DB2
2 10 (25.64%) MongoDB
2 10 (25.64%) MySQL
2 10 (25.64%) NoSQL
2 10 (25.64%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.56%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.56%) HBase
4 1 (2.56%) Redis
4 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) JUnit
1 2 (5.13%) Maven
2 1 (2.56%) Burp Suite
2 1 (2.56%) CircleCI
2 1 (2.56%) GDB
2 1 (2.56%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.56%) Metasploit
2 1 (2.56%) sqlmap
General
1 9 (23.08%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (35.90%) Technical Support
2 11 (28.21%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (23.08%) Analyst
3 9 (23.08%) Support Analyst
3 9 (23.08%) Technical Analyst
3 9 (23.08%) Technical Support Analyst
4 7 (17.95%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (15.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 6 (15.38%) AWS DevOps
5 6 (15.38%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 6 (15.38%) AWS Engineer
6 5 (12.82%) Support Engineer
7 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (7.69%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
8 3 (7.69%) 3rd Line Technical Support
8 3 (7.69%) Architect
8 3 (7.69%) Developer
8 3 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
8 3 (7.69%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) JMS
1 2 (5.13%) LDAP
2 1 (2.56%) .NET
2 1 (2.56%) CSS
2 1 (2.56%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (2.56%) HTML
2 1 (2.56%) Memcached
2 1 (2.56%) OAuth
2 1 (2.56%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 12 (30.77%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.56%) Cloud Native
3 1 (2.56%) PKI
3 1 (2.56%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 25 (64.10%) Windows
2 23 (58.97%) Linux
3 15 (38.46%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (30.77%) Unix
5 12 (30.77%) Windows Server
6 11 (28.21%) Windows 8
6 11 (28.21%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (28.21%) Windows XP
7 1 (2.56%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.21%) DevOps
1 11 (28.21%) Microservices
1 11 (28.21%) Open Source
2 10 (25.64%) Problem-Solving
3 9 (23.08%) PDM
3 9 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (20.51%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 7 (17.95%) Configuration Management
6 6 (15.38%) Customer Engagement
7 4 (10.26%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 3 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (7.69%) ITIL
8 3 (7.69%) TOGAF
9 2 (5.13%) BDD
9 2 (5.13%) Collaborative Working
9 2 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (5.13%) Prototyping
9 2 (5.13%) Software Architecture
9 2 (5.13%) TDD
10 1 (2.56%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 27 (69.23%) SQL
2 13 (33.33%) Java
2 13 (33.33%) Python
3 11 (28.21%) Bash Shell
3 11 (28.21%) JavaScript
4 10 (25.64%) PHP
5 1 (2.56%) Go
5 1 (2.56%) Perl
5 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (2.56%) MCSA
2 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 24 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 16 (41.03%) Hyper-V
3 10 (25.64%) Docker
4 9 (23.08%) XenServer
5 2 (5.13%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (2.56%) Samba
6 1 (2.56%) Squid
6 1 (2.56%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 13 (33.33%) Ansible
2 12 (30.77%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (30.77%) Puppet
3 3 (7.69%) SCOM
4 1 (2.56%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.56%) CASB
4 1 (2.56%) FortiGate
4 1 (2.56%) Nmap
4 1 (2.56%) SCOrch
4 1 (2.56%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (2.56%) Terraform
Vendors
1 19 (48.72%) Microsoft
2 13 (33.33%) VMware
3 12 (30.77%) HP
4 9 (23.08%) Mitel
4 9 (23.08%) WatchGuard
5 2 (5.13%) Veeam
6 1 (2.56%) AppDynamics
6 1 (2.56%) Cisco
6 1 (2.56%) NetApp
6 1 (2.56%) New Relic
6 1 (2.56%) Symantec