Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 64 84
Rank change year-on-year -14 +20 -10
Permanent jobs citing DNS 22 50 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 1.66% 3.51% 1.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.22% 21.55% 10.27%
Number of salaries quoted 18 50 14
Coventry median annual salary £47,500 £41,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.85% +26.15% +8.33%
10th Percentile £34,700 £21,250 £21,700
90th Percentile £52,375 £65,000 £40,000
West Midlands median annual salary £36,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year +4.29% +2.94% +13.33%

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 196 232 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Coventry 14.83% 16.28% 12.94%
Number of salaries quoted 156 221 171
Coventry median annual salary £47,500 £43,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.47% +11.69% -9.13%
10th Percentile £30,250 £25,000 £25,625
90th Percentile £61,625 £56,500 £51,558
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% -

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 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for DNS in Coventry

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing DNS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Coventry region with a requirement for DNS.

1 19 (86.36%) DHCP
2 14 (63.64%) Windows
3 13 (59.09%) Linux
4 11 (50.00%) Apache
4 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 10 (45.45%) TCP/IP
6 8 (36.36%) Python
6 8 (36.36%) HTML
6 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
6 8 (36.36%) Perl
6 8 (36.36%) CSS
6 8 (36.36%) NetApp
6 8 (36.36%) SAN
6 8 (36.36%) Samba
6 8 (36.36%) Squid
6 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (36.36%) Bash Shell
6 8 (36.36%) Windows Server
7 7 (31.82%) Cisco
7 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
8 5 (22.73%) SCCM
8 5 (22.73%) VMware
8 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (18.18%) Simpana
9 4 (18.18%) CommVault
9 4 (18.18%) VPN
9 4 (18.18%) SSL
9 4 (18.18%) MS Exchange
9 4 (18.18%) Red Hat
9 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003

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 11 (50.00%) Apache
2 4 (18.18%) MS Exchange
3 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (13.64%) IIS
3 3 (13.64%) nginx
3 3 (13.64%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Azure Active Directory
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.55%) Amazon S3
2 1 (4.55%) IaaS
2 1 (4.55%) PaaS
2 1 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (86.36%) DHCP
2 10 (45.45%) TCP/IP
3 8 (36.36%) SAN
4 4 (18.18%) SSL
4 4 (18.18%) VPN
5 3 (13.64%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (13.64%) SNMP
5 3 (13.64%) SSH
6 2 (9.09%) Firewall
6 2 (9.09%) FTP
6 2 (9.09%) HTTP
6 2 (9.09%) Internet
6 2 (9.09%) NetScaler
6 2 (9.09%) SMTP
6 2 (9.09%) Telnet
7 1 (4.55%) BGP
7 1 (4.55%) H.323
7 1 (4.55%) MPLS
7 1 (4.55%) OSPF
7 1 (4.55%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Burp Suite
1 1 (4.55%) GDB
1 1 (4.55%) Metasploit
1 1 (4.55%) sqlmap
1 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (4.55%) Automotive
1 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
1 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Developer
1 8 (36.36%) Python Developer
1 8 (36.36%) Senior Developer
1 8 (36.36%) Senior Python Developer
2 3 (13.64%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) IT Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (9.09%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Citrix Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Network Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Security Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Service Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Service Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) VMware Specialist
4 1 (4.55%) Windows Server Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (36.36%) CSS
1 8 (36.36%) HTML
2 1 (4.55%) .NET
2 1 (4.55%) OAuth
2 1 (4.55%) OpenID
2 1 (4.55%) Web Services
2 1 (4.55%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.55%) Algorithms
2 1 (4.55%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (63.64%) Windows
2 13 (59.09%) Linux
3 8 (36.36%) Windows Server
3 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (13.64%) CentOS
6 3 (13.64%) Fedora
6 3 (13.64%) Windows 10
7 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
8 1 (4.55%) Kali Linux
8 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (4.55%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (13.64%) Change Control
1 3 (13.64%) Matrix Management
2 1 (4.55%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (4.55%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (4.55%) Deep Packet Inspection
2 1 (4.55%) DevOps
2 1 (4.55%) High Availability
2 1 (4.55%) Information Security
2 1 (4.55%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (4.55%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (4.55%) Network Optimisation
2 1 (4.55%) OWASP
2 1 (4.55%) Patch Management
2 1 (4.55%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (4.55%) Risk Management
2 1 (4.55%) SABSA
2 1 (4.55%) SDLC
2 1 (4.55%) Security Architecture
2 1 (4.55%) SIEM
2 1 (4.55%) Threat Modelling
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) Bash Shell
1 8 (36.36%) JavaScript
1 8 (36.36%) Perl
1 8 (36.36%) Python
2 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
2 2 (9.09%) SQL
3 1 (4.55%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) CCNA
1 1 (4.55%) CCNP
1 1 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
1 1 (4.55%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.55%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.55%) NIST 800
System Software
1 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (36.36%) Samba
2 8 (36.36%) Squid
3 3 (13.64%) Postfix
4 2 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (4.55%) Docker
5 1 (4.55%) vSphere
5 1 (4.55%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) SCCM
2 4 (18.18%) Simpana
3 3 (13.64%) Nagios
4 2 (9.09%) Backup Exec
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (4.55%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (4.55%) Kubernetes
5 1 (4.55%) MAILsweeper
5 1 (4.55%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (4.55%) Nmap
5 1 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (4.55%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (4.55%) vCenter Server
5 1 (4.55%) vRealize
5 1 (4.55%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) NetApp
2 7 (31.82%) Cisco
2 7 (31.82%) Microsoft
3 5 (22.73%) VMware
4 4 (18.18%) Citrix
4 4 (18.18%) CommVault
4 4 (18.18%) HP
4 4 (18.18%) Red Hat
5 3 (13.64%) F5
6 2 (9.09%) Veeam
7 1 (4.55%) Dell
7 1 (4.55%) Finjan
7 1 (4.55%) McAfee
7 1 (4.55%) ProCurve
7 1 (4.55%) QAD
7 1 (4.55%) SolarWinds
7 1 (4.55%) Symantec
7 1 (4.55%) WatchGuard