Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 81 69
Rank change year-on-year +6 -12 +32
Permanent jobs citing DNS 26 21 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 2.18% 1.54% 2.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.15% 10.29% 17.80%
Number of salaries quoted 24 17 41
Coventry median annual salary £34,750 £28,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.93% -36.67% +20.00%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £57,500 £38,450 £65,000
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +10.29% -2.86% +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 161 204 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 13.47% 14.97% 16.22%
Number of salaries quoted 135 169 208
Coventry median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -6.98% +7.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,650 £27,000
90th Percentile £59,950 £61,250 £61,250
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 21 August 2018.

Salary histogram for DNS in Coventry

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 17 (65.38%) Windows
1 17 (65.38%) DHCP
2 16 (61.54%) SQL
2 16 (61.54%) Active Directory
3 15 (57.69%) TCP/IP
4 13 (50.00%) Firewall
4 13 (50.00%) Office 365
4 13 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (46.15%) HP
5 12 (46.15%) Microsoft
5 12 (46.15%) Linux
6 10 (38.46%) VMware
6 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (34.62%) Hyper-V
7 9 (34.62%) Exchange Server 2007
7 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2003
7 9 (34.62%) Microsoft Office
7 9 (34.62%) Windows XP
7 9 (34.62%) MS Exchange
7 9 (34.62%) Windows 8
7 9 (34.62%) Exchange Server 2010
8 8 (30.77%) Python
8 8 (30.77%) PDM
8 8 (30.77%) WatchGuard
8 8 (30.77%) Mitel
8 8 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
8 8 (30.77%) SaaS
9 7 (26.92%) Manufacturing
9 7 (26.92%) Java
9 7 (26.92%) Ansible

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 9 (34.62%) Exchange Server 2007
1 9 (34.62%) Exchange Server 2010
1 9 (34.62%) MS Exchange
2 3 (11.54%) IIS
3 2 (7.69%) Apache
3 2 (7.69%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (34.62%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (50.00%) Office 365
2 8 (30.77%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (30.77%) SaaS
3 6 (23.08%) IaaS
3 6 (23.08%) PaaS
4 4 (15.38%) Amazon ELB
4 4 (15.38%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (15.38%) Route 53
4 4 (15.38%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 3 (11.54%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (11.54%) Amazon S3
5 3 (11.54%) Amazon SQS
6 1 (3.85%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 17 (65.38%) DHCP
2 15 (57.69%) TCP/IP
3 13 (50.00%) Firewall
4 5 (19.23%) HTTP
5 4 (15.38%) FTP
5 4 (15.38%) SSH
5 4 (15.38%) VPN
5 4 (15.38%) WAN
6 3 (11.54%) LAN
6 3 (11.54%) Network Security
7 2 (7.69%) SMTP
8 1 (3.85%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (3.85%) Kerberos
8 1 (3.85%) MPLS
8 1 (3.85%) SNMP
8 1 (3.85%) SSL
8 1 (3.85%) Structured Cabling
8 1 (3.85%) tcpdump
8 1 (3.85%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (15.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 4 (15.38%) DB2
2 4 (15.38%) MongoDB
2 4 (15.38%) MySQL
2 4 (15.38%) NoSQL
2 4 (15.38%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (3.85%) HBase
4 1 (3.85%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) JUnit
1 2 (7.69%) Maven
2 1 (3.85%) Burp Suite
2 1 (3.85%) CircleCI
2 1 (3.85%) GDB
2 1 (3.85%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.85%) Metasploit
2 1 (3.85%) sqlmap
General
1 7 (26.92%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) 3rd Line Support
1 7 (26.92%) Technical Support
2 5 (19.23%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 5 (19.23%) DevOps Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Support Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Architect
4 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Support Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Technical Support Analyst
5 2 (7.69%) Lead Architect
5 2 (7.69%) Lead Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Lead Software Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Python Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Senior Python Developer
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) CSS
1 2 (7.69%) HTML
1 2 (7.69%) JMS
1 2 (7.69%) LDAP
2 1 (3.85%) .NET
2 1 (3.85%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (3.85%) Memcached
2 1 (3.85%) OAuth
2 1 (3.85%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) Cloud Native
3 1 (3.85%) PKI
3 1 (3.85%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 17 (65.38%) Windows
2 13 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (46.15%) Linux
4 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (34.62%) Windows 8
5 9 (34.62%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (34.62%) Windows XP
6 6 (23.08%) Unix
6 6 (23.08%) Windows Server
7 1 (3.85%) Kali Linux
7 1 (3.85%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) PDM
2 6 (23.08%) Configuration Management
2 6 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 5 (19.23%) DevOps
3 5 (19.23%) Microservices
3 5 (19.23%) Open Source
4 4 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 3 (11.54%) ITIL
5 3 (11.54%) TOGAF
5 3 (11.54%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (7.69%) BDD
6 2 (7.69%) Collaborative Working
6 2 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (7.69%) Prototyping
6 2 (7.69%) Software Architecture
6 2 (7.69%) TDD
7 1 (3.85%) Creative Thinking
7 1 (3.85%) Privileged Access Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (61.54%) SQL
2 8 (30.77%) Python
3 7 (26.92%) Java
4 6 (23.08%) Bash Shell
4 6 (23.08%) JavaScript
5 4 (15.38%) PHP
6 2 (7.69%) Perl
6 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
7 1 (3.85%) Go
7 1 (3.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Degree
2 1 (3.85%) MCSA
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 9 (34.62%) Hyper-V
3 4 (15.38%) Docker
4 3 (11.54%) XenServer
5 2 (7.69%) Samba
5 2 (7.69%) Squid
5 2 (7.69%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (26.92%) Ansible
2 6 (23.08%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (23.08%) Puppet
3 3 (11.54%) SCOM
4 1 (3.85%) CASB
4 1 (3.85%) FortiGate
4 1 (3.85%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (3.85%) Nmap
4 1 (3.85%) SCOrch
4 1 (3.85%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (3.85%) Terraform
Vendors
1 12 (46.15%) HP
1 12 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 10 (38.46%) VMware
3 8 (30.77%) Mitel
3 8 (30.77%) WatchGuard
4 2 (7.69%) NetApp
5 1 (3.85%) AppDynamics
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco
5 1 (3.85%) McAfee
5 1 (3.85%) NETGEAR
5 1 (3.85%) New Relic
5 1 (3.85%) Veeam