The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for DNS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Domain Name System (DNS)
England / East Midlands
Rank 94 124 97
Rank change year-on-year +30 -27  
Permanent jobs citing DNS 68 44 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.32% 1.38% 2.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.75% 8.13% 14.57%
Number of salaries quoted 48 30 69
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.42% -2.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £22,500 £21,200
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £45,000 £50,800
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year +2.66% +1.35%  

DNS is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
East Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 383 541 597
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 13.07% 17.03% 18.21%
Number of salaries quoted 291 420 482
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands citing DNS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for DNS in the East Midlands

DNS
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Salary trend for DNS in the East Midlands

DNS
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DNS in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for DNS in the East Midlands

DNS
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire +39 37 £42,500 -5.55% 4
Derbyshire +14 15 £28,000 +12.00%
Nottinghamshire +8 8 £32,500 -13.33% 1
Leicestershire -9 5 £35,000 +3.70% 1
DNS
England

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for DNS.

1 106 (72.11%) DHCP
2 86 (58.50%) Active Directory
3 75 (51.02%) Windows
4 54 (36.73%) ITIL
5 53 (36.05%) Cisco
6 49 (33.33%) VMware
6 49 (33.33%) SCOM
7 47 (31.97%) TCP/IP
8 46 (31.29%) LAN
9 43 (29.25%) WAN
9 43 (29.25%) Firewall
10 41 (27.89%) Windows Server
11 40 (27.21%) SCCM
12 39 (26.53%) Hyper-V
12 39 (26.53%) Microsoft
13 38 (25.85%) VMware Infrastructure
14 37 (25.17%) VoIP
15 36 (24.49%) SQL
16 35 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
17 34 (23.13%) MS Excel
17 34 (23.13%) VLAN
18 32 (21.77%) Linux
18 32 (21.77%) Windows Server 2012
19 29 (19.73%) CCNP
20 27 (18.37%) Citrix
20 27 (18.37%) SAN
20 27 (18.37%) Analytical Skills
21 26 (17.69%) FTP
21 26 (17.69%) Wireless
22 23 (15.65%) IPv4

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 22 (14.97%) IIS
2 18 (12.24%) MS Exchange
3 14 (9.52%) Apache
4 8 (5.44%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (4.76%) nginx
5 7 (4.76%) SharePoint
6 5 (3.40%) WordPress
7 4 (2.72%) Exchange Server 2000
7 4 (2.72%) OpenStack
7 4 (2.72%) Skype for Business
8 3 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (1.36%) Apache Solr
9 2 (1.36%) CMS
10 1 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.68%) GlassFish
10 1 (0.68%) JBoss
10 1 (0.68%) Tomcat
Applications
1 34 (23.13%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.76%) Photoshop
3 3 (2.04%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.04%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 16 (10.88%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (8.84%) Office 365
3 10 (6.80%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (2.72%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (2.04%) Mimecast
5 3 (2.04%) SaaS
6 2 (1.36%) Amazon ELB
6 2 (1.36%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.68%) PaaS
7 1 (0.68%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 106 (72.11%) DHCP
2 47 (31.97%) TCP/IP
3 46 (31.29%) LAN
4 43 (29.25%) Firewall
4 43 (29.25%) WAN
5 37 (25.17%) VoIP
6 34 (23.13%) VLAN
7 27 (18.37%) SAN
8 26 (17.69%) FTP
8 26 (17.69%) Wireless
9 23 (15.65%) IPv4
10 22 (14.97%) VPN
11 18 (12.24%) Cisco Nexus
12 16 (10.88%) SSL
13 15 (10.20%) PBX
14 13 (8.84%) WLAN
15 11 (7.48%) Unified Communications
16 9 (6.12%) Skype
16 9 (6.12%) SSH
17 7 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (13.61%) SQL Server
2 13 (8.84%) MySQL
3 4 (2.72%) RDBMS
3 4 (2.72%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.04%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.36%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (1.36%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (1.36%) Redis
6 1 (0.68%) Couchbase
6 1 (0.68%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (2.04%) Git (software)
1 3 (2.04%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.68%) Bugzilla
2 1 (0.68%) JIRA
2 1 (0.68%) Maven
2 1 (0.68%) MSBuild
2 1 (0.68%) Subversion
General
1 13 (8.84%) Publishing
2 7 (4.76%) Retail
3 3 (2.04%) Automotive
3 3 (2.04%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.36%) Back Office
4 2 (1.36%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.68%) Billing
5 1 (0.68%) Finance
5 1 (0.68%) Legal
Job Titles
1 27 (18.37%) Administrator
2 24 (16.33%) Analyst
3 15 (10.20%) Systems Administrator
4 13 (8.84%) Network Engineer
4 13 (8.84%) Windows Administrator
5 12 (8.16%) IT Administrator
5 12 (8.16%) IT Systems Administrator
5 12 (8.16%) Senior Network Engineer
5 12 (8.16%) Windows Engineer
6 11 (7.48%) Server Engineer
6 11 (7.48%) Technical Specialist
7 10 (6.80%) Citrix Engineer
8 9 (6.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (6.12%) Systems Engineer
8 9 (6.12%) Windows Server Engineer
9 8 (5.44%) IT Engineer
9 8 (5.44%) Support Engineer
9 8 (5.44%) Wintel Engineer
10 7 (4.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 7 (4.76%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (8.16%) LAMP
2 6 (4.08%) HTML
3 5 (3.40%) CSS
3 5 (3.40%) CSS3
3 5 (3.40%) HTML5
3 5 (3.40%) LEMP Stack
4 4 (2.72%) MAPI
4 4 (2.72%) RESTful
5 2 (1.36%) Web Services
6 1 (0.68%) ADSI
6 1 (0.68%) Ajax
6 1 (0.68%) CGI
6 1 (0.68%) JSON
6 1 (0.68%) Memcached
6 1 (0.68%) REST
6 1 (0.68%) SOAP
6 1 (0.68%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (18.37%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (10.20%) Data Centre
3 11 (7.48%) CMDB
4 10 (6.80%) Clustering
5 9 (6.12%) Linux Command Line
6 7 (4.76%) Computer Science
7 6 (4.08%) iPhone
8 5 (3.40%) PKI
8 5 (3.40%) Public Cloud
9 4 (2.72%) Hybrid Cloud
10 3 (2.04%) EPoS
10 3 (2.04%) iPad
11 2 (1.36%) Client/Server
11 2 (1.36%) Replication
11 2 (1.36%) Smartphone
12 1 (0.68%) Driving Licence
12 1 (0.68%) Management Information System
12 1 (0.68%) User Experience
12 1 (0.68%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 75 (51.02%) Windows
2 41 (27.89%) Windows Server
3 32 (21.77%) Linux
3 32 (21.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (10.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (10.20%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (8.16%) Windows 7
7 8 (5.44%) Unix
8 5 (3.40%) Ubuntu
9 4 (2.72%) Windows 10
9 4 (2.72%) Windows 2000 Server
10 3 (2.04%) CentOS
10 3 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (2.04%) Windows 8
11 2 (1.36%) Fedora
12 1 (0.68%) Debian
12 1 (0.68%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.68%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (36.73%) ITIL
2 21 (14.29%) Problem Management
3 17 (11.56%) Network Management
4 15 (10.20%) Incident Management
5 14 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
6 13 (8.84%) Line Management
6 13 (8.84%) Service Delivery
7 12 (8.16%) IT Strategy
7 12 (8.16%) Presales
8 11 (7.48%) Load Balancing
8 11 (7.48%) Matrix Management
8 11 (7.48%) Matrix Organization
8 11 (7.48%) Root Cause Analysis
8 11 (7.48%) Service Design
9 10 (6.80%) DevOps
9 10 (6.80%) Server Patching
10 9 (6.12%) High Availability
11 8 (5.44%) Disaster Recovery
12 6 (4.08%) ITIL V3
12 6 (4.08%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (24.49%) SQL
2 17 (11.56%) PowerShell
3 10 (6.80%) Bash Shell
4 9 (6.12%) JavaScript
5 8 (5.44%) PHP
6 7 (4.76%) Java
6 7 (4.76%) Python
7 5 (3.40%) Perl
8 4 (2.72%) C#
8 4 (2.72%) C++
8 4 (2.72%) Ruby
9 3 (2.04%) C
9 3 (2.04%) VBScript
10 1 (0.68%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 35 (23.81%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (19.73%) CCNP
3 18 (12.24%) CCNA
4 17 (11.56%) CCIE
4 17 (11.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 17 (11.56%) Security Cleared
5 12 (8.16%) BPSS Clearance
6 11 (7.48%) LPIC
7 9 (6.12%) MCITP
8 7 (4.76%) Citrix Certification
9 6 (4.08%) MCSE
10 5 (3.40%) Degree
10 5 (3.40%) MCSA
10 5 (3.40%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.68%) CCIP
11 1 (0.68%) CCSP
11 1 (0.68%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (8.84%) SLA
2 11 (7.48%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (2.72%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 86 (58.50%) Active Directory
2 39 (26.53%) Hyper-V
3 38 (25.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (7.48%) Firmware
4 11 (7.48%) Terminal Services
4 11 (7.48%) vSphere
5 10 (6.80%) XenDesktop
6 9 (6.12%) XenApp
7 5 (3.40%) VMware ESX
8 4 (2.72%) iptables
8 4 (2.72%) NFS
8 4 (2.72%) vCloud
9 2 (1.36%) Postfix
10 1 (0.68%) Docker
10 1 (0.68%) Samba
10 1 (0.68%) Squid
10 1 (0.68%) Varnish
10 1 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.68%) Xen
Systems Management
1 49 (33.33%) SCOM
2 40 (27.21%) SCCM
3 15 (10.20%) Microsoft Clustering
4 11 (7.48%) Backup Exec
4 11 (7.48%) NetBackup
5 8 (5.44%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (4.76%) HAProxy
6 7 (4.76%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 7 (4.76%) Puppet
7 4 (2.72%) CFEngine
8 3 (2.04%) Nagios
8 3 (2.04%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (1.36%) Ansible
9 2 (1.36%) SCOrch
10 1 (0.68%) Cacti
10 1 (0.68%) Failover Clustering
10 1 (0.68%) ThinApp
10 1 (0.68%) WMI
10 1 (0.68%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 53 (36.05%) Cisco
2 49 (33.33%) VMware
3 39 (26.53%) Microsoft
4 27 (18.37%) Citrix
5 19 (12.93%) SolarWinds
6 15 (10.20%) Red Hat
7 11 (7.48%) IBM
8 7 (4.76%) HP
9 6 (4.08%) F5
10 5 (3.40%) Dell
10 5 (3.40%) Google
10 5 (3.40%) Symantec
11 4 (2.72%) Oracle
12 3 (2.04%) Mitel
12 3 (2.04%) Riverbed
12 3 (2.04%) Splunk
12 3 (2.04%) Veritas
13 2 (1.36%) Dell Compellent
13 2 (1.36%) EqualLogic
13 2 (1.36%) Rackspace
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