The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
North West / Lancashire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 55 55 57
Rank change year-on-year 0 +2  
Permanent jobs citing DNS 1 7 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Lancashire 0.23% 1.55% 2.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.38% 12.50% 18.48%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 16
Median salary - £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +30.76%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £37,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year - +2.06%  

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 Lancashire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Lancashire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 42 56 92
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Lancashire 9.63% 12.42% 15.73%
Number of salaries quoted 35 43 89
Median salary £42,500 £27,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +54.54% -17.91%  
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £23,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £54,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Lancashire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Lancashire 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 Lancashire

DNS
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Salary trend for DNS in Lancashire

DNS
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 24 June 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
Newton-le-Willows - 1 - -
DNS
North West

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Lancashire region with a requirement for DNS.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (66.67%) vCenter Server
2 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Clustering
2 2 (66.67%) Veritas
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) IIS

DNS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Lancashire 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 1 (33.33%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Support
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (66.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Clustering
1 2 (66.67%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Veritas
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
Preston, Lancashire
Itecco
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Omni RMS
Posted: 2 days ago
Leyland, Lancashire
Itecco
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + training / progression
Posted: 2 days ago
Accrington, Lancashire
Itecco
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago