Period
to 8 August 2020

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 6 months to 8 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
8 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 81 123 81
Rank change year-on-year +42 -42 +48
Permanent jobs citing DNS 35 79 175
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 2.11% 1.98% 3.57%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.89% 11.35% 23.09%
Number of salaries quoted 29 68 161
Median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £19,563 £24,221 £26,250
90th Percentile £45,000 £50,625 £48,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 252 696 758
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 15.19% 17.44% 15.45%
Number of salaries quoted 211 497 632
Median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% -1.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £21,250 £21,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +8.70% -3.16% +5.56%

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing DNS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for DNS in the East Midlands

DNS
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing DNS in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for DNS in the East Midlands

DNS
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing DNS in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 8 August 2020.

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 6 months to 8 August 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire +48 20 £42,500 +6.25% 5
Northamptonshire +28 6 £32,500 -23.11% 2
Nottinghamshire +23 6 £26,500 -11.67% 6
Derbyshire +21 2 £21,750 -27.50% 2
Lincolnshire +12 1 £37,500 +11.11% 6
DNS
England

For the 6 months to 8 August 2020, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for DNS.

1 28 (80.00%) Windows
2 27 (77.14%) Active Directory
3 21 (60.00%) TCP/IP
4 20 (57.14%) DHCP
5 17 (48.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (45.71%) Microsoft
6 16 (45.71%) ITIL
7 14 (40.00%) VMware
7 14 (40.00%) Windows Server
8 13 (37.14%) Firewall
9 12 (34.29%) Microsoft Certification
10 11 (31.43%) AWS
11 10 (28.57%) Windows 10
12 9 (25.71%) SAN
12 9 (25.71%) SLA
12 9 (25.71%) Windows 7
13 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2016
13 8 (22.86%) LAN
13 8 (22.86%) WAN
13 8 (22.86%) Citrix
13 8 (22.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 8 (22.86%) VMware Infrastructure
14 7 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
14 7 (20.00%) MCTS
14 7 (20.00%) MCITP
14 7 (20.00%) T-SQL
14 7 (20.00%) Linux
14 7 (20.00%) MCSE
14 7 (20.00%) Server Management
14 7 (20.00%) Storage Management

DNS
Co-occurring 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 4 (11.43%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 11 (31.43%) AWS
2 7 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (20.00%) Office 365
3 3 (8.57%) Loggly
4 2 (5.71%) Azure
4 2 (5.71%) SaaS
5 1 (2.86%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (2.86%) Amazon EKS
5 1 (2.86%) Amazon Kinesis
5 1 (2.86%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (2.86%) IaaS
5 1 (2.86%) OneDrive
5 1 (2.86%) Route 53
5 1 (2.86%) Serverless
5 1 (2.86%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 21 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 20 (57.14%) DHCP
3 13 (37.14%) Firewall
4 9 (25.71%) SAN
5 8 (22.86%) LAN
5 8 (22.86%) WAN
6 6 (17.14%) VLAN
7 5 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
7 5 (14.29%) iSCSI
8 4 (11.43%) NAS
9 3 (8.57%) HTTP
10 1 (2.86%) DMZ
10 1 (2.86%) IPsec
10 1 (2.86%) MPLS
10 1 (2.86%) SMTP
10 1 (2.86%) Unified Communications
10 1 (2.86%) VoIP
10 1 (2.86%) VPN
10 1 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (2.86%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) MySQL
2 1 (2.86%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (2.86%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (2.86%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Git (software)
2 3 (8.57%) GitLab
3 1 (2.86%) GoCD
General
1 3 (8.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.86%) Public Sector
2 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) Analyst
2 7 (20.00%) IT Engineer
3 6 (17.14%) IT Analyst
4 5 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
5 4 (11.43%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Support
6 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Service Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Service Desk Team Leader
6 3 (8.57%) Support Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Team Leader
7 2 (5.71%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Administrator
7 2 (5.71%) Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (5.71%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (2.86%) 1st Line Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) Elastic Stack
1 3 (8.57%) HTML
2 1 (2.86%) Kafka
2 1 (2.86%) Node.js
2 1 (2.86%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) Data Centre
2 5 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (5.71%) User Experience
4 1 (2.86%) CMDB
4 1 (2.86%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (2.86%) Freedom of Information Act
4 1 (2.86%) iPhone
4 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.86%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 28 (80.00%) Windows
2 17 (48.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 10 (28.57%) Windows 10
5 9 (25.71%) Windows 7
6 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2016
7 7 (20.00%) Linux
8 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (8.57%) Ubuntu
9 3 (8.57%) Unix
10 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2019
11 1 (2.86%) Android
11 1 (2.86%) Data ONTAP
11 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (2.86%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (45.71%) ITIL
2 7 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
2 7 (20.00%) Server Management
2 7 (20.00%) Storage Management
3 6 (17.14%) Information Security
3 6 (17.14%) ITSM
4 5 (14.29%) Change Management
4 5 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 5 (14.29%) Proactive Monitoring
5 4 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (11.43%) DevOps
5 4 (11.43%) Patch Management
5 4 (11.43%) Service Management
6 3 (8.57%) Data Management
6 3 (8.57%) Information Security Management
6 3 (8.57%) ISMS
6 3 (8.57%) Security Management
6 3 (8.57%) Security Patching
6 3 (8.57%) Service Delivery
6 3 (8.57%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.00%) T-SQL
2 4 (11.43%) Python
3 3 (8.57%) Perl
3 3 (8.57%) PHP
3 3 (8.57%) SQL
4 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.86%) Go
5 1 (2.86%) Java
5 1 (2.86%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (34.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (20.00%) AWS Certification
2 7 (20.00%) MCITP
2 7 (20.00%) MCSE
2 7 (20.00%) MCTS
3 5 (14.29%) MCSA
3 5 (14.29%) Server+ Certification
4 2 (5.71%) CCNA
4 2 (5.71%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (5.71%) Degree
5 1 (2.86%) CCNP
5 1 (2.86%) CCSA
5 1 (2.86%) Check Point Certification
5 1 (2.86%) ECDL
5 1 (2.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (2.86%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (25.71%) SLA
2 8 (22.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.86%) GDPR
System Software
1 27 (77.14%) Active Directory
2 8 (22.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 4 (11.43%) Firmware
4 4 (11.43%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (11.43%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.86%) Docker
5 1 (2.86%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 5 (14.29%) vCenter Server
2 4 (11.43%) WSUS
3 3 (8.57%) Fluentd
3 3 (8.57%) SCCM
4 1 (2.86%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (2.86%) Kubernetes
4 1 (2.86%) Marathon
4 1 (2.86%) Mesos
4 1 (2.86%) Packer
4 1 (2.86%) Puppet
4 1 (2.86%) SCOM
4 1 (2.86%) SCOrch
4 1 (2.86%) Terraform
Vendors
1 16 (45.71%) Microsoft
2 14 (40.00%) VMware
3 8 (22.86%) Citrix
4 3 (8.57%) Dell
4 3 (8.57%) HP
4 3 (8.57%) IBM
4 3 (8.57%) Percona
4 3 (8.57%) Splunk
5 2 (5.71%) Cisco
6 1 (2.86%) CheckPoint
6 1 (2.86%) Mitel
6 1 (2.86%) NetApp
6 1 (2.86%) TOWER Software