Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 82 60
Rank change year-on-year +19 -22 +33
Permanent jobs citing DNS 29 24 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 2.93% 1.79% 3.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.59% 12.31% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 28 21 48
Coventry median annual salary £36,500 £45,000 £41,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.89% +7.78% +28.46%
10th Percentile £27,125 £35,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £51,250 £65,000
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £37,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year +14.09% +6.43% -1.41%

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 186 195 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 18.81% 14.53% 17.73%
Number of salaries quoted 162 160 228
Coventry median annual salary £36,500 £50,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.00% +14.94% +12.92%
10th Percentile £20,000 £31,975 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £64,550 £56,305
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

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 14 December 2018.

Salary histogram for DNS in Coventry

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 23 (79.31%) SQL
2 22 (75.86%) Linux
3 18 (62.07%) Windows
4 17 (58.62%) TCP/IP
4 17 (58.62%) Active Directory
5 16 (55.17%) Hyper-V
6 15 (51.72%) DHCP
6 15 (51.72%) Microsoft
6 15 (51.72%) Firewall
7 12 (41.38%) VPN
7 12 (41.38%) Windows Server
8 11 (37.93%) Ansible
8 11 (37.93%) DevOps
8 11 (37.93%) Microservices
8 11 (37.93%) Amazon AWS
8 11 (37.93%) Open Source
8 11 (37.93%) SaaS
8 11 (37.93%) PaaS
8 11 (37.93%) XenServer
8 11 (37.93%) IaaS
8 11 (37.93%) HTTP
8 11 (37.93%) Python
8 11 (37.93%) SQL Server
8 11 (37.93%) PostgreSQL
8 11 (37.93%) User Acceptance Testing
9 10 (34.48%) Network Security
9 10 (34.48%) SSH
9 10 (34.48%) DB2
9 10 (34.48%) IIS
9 10 (34.48%) MySQL

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 10 (34.48%) IIS
2 6 (20.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (20.69%) MS Exchange
3 5 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (37.93%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (37.93%) IaaS
1 11 (37.93%) PaaS
1 11 (37.93%) SaaS
2 10 (34.48%) AWS CloudFormation
3 7 (24.14%) Office 365
4 5 (17.24%) Amazon ELB
4 5 (17.24%) Route 53
4 5 (17.24%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 4 (13.79%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (13.79%) Amazon S3
5 4 (13.79%) Amazon SQS
6 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (3.45%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 17 (58.62%) TCP/IP
2 15 (51.72%) DHCP
2 15 (51.72%) Firewall
3 12 (41.38%) VPN
4 11 (37.93%) HTTP
5 10 (34.48%) FTP
5 10 (34.48%) Network Security
5 10 (34.48%) SSH
6 1 (3.45%) LAN
6 1 (3.45%) SAN
6 1 (3.45%) SMTP
6 1 (3.45%) VLAN
6 1 (3.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (37.93%) PostgreSQL
1 11 (37.93%) SQL Server
2 10 (34.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 10 (34.48%) DB2
2 10 (34.48%) MongoDB
2 10 (34.48%) MySQL
2 10 (34.48%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (3.45%) HBase
3 1 (3.45%) Redis
3 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) CircleCI
1 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.45%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (17.24%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (48.28%) Technical Support
2 11 (37.93%) Analyst
2 11 (37.93%) DevOps Engineer
2 11 (37.93%) Support Analyst
2 11 (37.93%) Technical Analyst
2 11 (37.93%) Technical Support Analyst
3 6 (20.69%) AWS DevOps
3 6 (20.69%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) AWS Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Support Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (10.34%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) 3rd Line Technical Support
5 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Technical Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Technical Support Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) IT Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (3.45%) LDAP
1 1 (3.45%) Memcached
1 1 (3.45%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (3.45%) Cloud Native
2 1 (3.45%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 22 (75.86%) Linux
2 18 (62.07%) Windows
3 12 (41.38%) Windows Server
4 10 (34.48%) Unix
5 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (17.24%) Windows 8
7 5 (17.24%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (17.24%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (37.93%) DevOps
1 11 (37.93%) Microservices
1 11 (37.93%) Open Source
1 11 (37.93%) User Acceptance Testing
2 10 (34.48%) Problem-Solving
3 7 (24.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 6 (20.69%) Customer Engagement
5 5 (17.24%) Configuration Management
6 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 3 (10.34%) PDM
8 1 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (3.45%) Collaborative Working
8 1 (3.45%) ITIL
8 1 (3.45%) Scrum
8 1 (3.45%) SOA
8 1 (3.45%) Software Delivery
8 1 (3.45%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 23 (79.31%) SQL
2 11 (37.93%) Python
3 10 (34.48%) Bash Shell
3 10 (34.48%) Java
3 10 (34.48%) JavaScript
3 10 (34.48%) PHP
4 1 (3.45%) Go
4 1 (3.45%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (58.62%) Active Directory
2 16 (55.17%) Hyper-V
3 11 (37.93%) XenServer
4 10 (34.48%) Docker
5 1 (3.45%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (37.93%) Ansible
2 10 (34.48%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (34.48%) Puppet
3 1 (3.45%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.45%) SCOM
3 1 (3.45%) Terraform
Vendors
1 15 (51.72%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.69%) VMware
3 4 (13.79%) HP
4 3 (10.34%) Mitel
4 3 (10.34%) WatchGuard
5 2 (6.90%) Veeam
6 1 (3.45%) AppDynamics
6 1 (3.45%) New Relic
6 1 (3.45%) Symantec