Period
to 11 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 85 126 114
Rank change year-on-year +41 -12 -16
Permanent jobs citing DNS 116 91 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 3.17% 1.85% 2.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.67% 14.35% 16.35%
Number of salaries quoted 109 76 106
Leeds median annual salary £46,000 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.54% -13.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £26,500 £21,125 £22,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £58,750 £63,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £34,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% -10.53% +7.80%

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 Leeds with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Leeds
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 490 634 789
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 13.38% 12.88% 14.76%
Number of salaries quoted 437 546 668
Leeds median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +10.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £22,750 £26,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £62,500 £60,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% -2.60%

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing DNS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

Job vacancy trend for DNS in Leeds

DNS
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Salary trend for DNS in Leeds

DNS
Salary Histogram in Leeds

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DNS in Leeds over the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

Salary histogram for DNS in Leeds

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 Leeds region with a requirement for DNS.

1 79 (68.10%) Active Directory
2 66 (56.90%) Windows
2 66 (56.90%) DHCP
3 63 (54.31%) Microsoft
4 59 (50.86%) Microsoft Azure
5 53 (45.69%) VMware
6 41 (35.34%) PowerShell
7 39 (33.62%) Windows Server
7 39 (33.62%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 36 (31.03%) VMware Infrastructure
9 32 (27.59%) SQL
10 30 (25.86%) ITIL
11 27 (23.28%) Finance
12 26 (22.41%) TCP/IP
12 26 (22.41%) Citrix
12 26 (22.41%) Office 365
13 25 (21.55%) SQL Server
14 24 (20.69%) Azure SQL Database
14 24 (20.69%) Incident Management
15 23 (19.83%) Hyper-V
16 22 (18.97%) MS Exchange
17 21 (18.10%) Scrum
17 21 (18.10%) Agile Software Development
17 21 (18.10%) Analytics
18 19 (16.38%) Windows Server 2008
18 19 (16.38%) Amazon AWS
19 18 (15.52%) Skype for Business
19 18 (15.52%) SLA
19 18 (15.52%) Windows Server 2012
19 18 (15.52%) Data Centre

DNS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leeds 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 (18.97%) MS Exchange
2 18 (15.52%) Skype for Business
3 16 (13.79%) IIS
4 15 (12.93%) SharePoint
5 12 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (4.31%) Oracle Application Server
7 4 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (2.59%) Apache Solr
8 3 (2.59%) Elasticsearch
9 2 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (1.72%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.86%) Confluence
Applications
1 13 (11.21%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (4.31%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.86%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 59 (50.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 26 (22.41%) Office 365
3 19 (16.38%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (11.21%) IaaS
5 10 (8.62%) PaaS
6 5 (4.31%) SaaS
7 1 (0.86%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.86%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.86%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.86%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (0.86%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.86%) G Suite
7 1 (0.86%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.86%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.86%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 66 (56.90%) DHCP
2 26 (22.41%) TCP/IP
3 15 (12.93%) SAN
4 11 (9.48%) WAN
5 8 (6.90%) Fibre Channel
5 8 (6.90%) VLAN
6 7 (6.03%) VPN
7 6 (5.17%) VoIP
8 5 (4.31%) Firewall
8 5 (4.31%) Intranet
8 5 (4.31%) LAN
8 5 (4.31%) MPLS
8 5 (4.31%) Network Security
8 5 (4.31%) SMTP
9 4 (3.45%) BGP
9 4 (3.45%) iSCSI
10 3 (2.59%) Cisco IOS
10 3 (2.59%) OSPF
10 3 (2.59%) Spanning Tree
11 2 (1.72%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (21.55%) SQL Server
2 24 (20.69%) Azure SQL Database
3 8 (6.90%) Big Data
4 6 (5.17%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.59%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (2.59%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.86%) MySQL
6 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 16 (13.79%) Visual Studio Team System
2 4 (3.45%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.72%) JIRA
3 2 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 27 (23.28%) Finance
2 11 (9.48%) Legal
3 8 (6.90%) Back Office
4 7 (6.03%) Marketing
5 6 (5.17%) Retail
5 6 (5.17%) Telecoms
6 5 (4.31%) Advertising
7 2 (1.72%) Law
Job Titles
1 31 (26.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 21 (18.10%) Platform Engineer
3 18 (15.52%) Windows Engineer
4 16 (13.79%) PowerShell Engineer
4 16 (13.79%) Support Engineer
4 16 (13.79%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 14 (12.07%) 3rd Line Support
6 11 (9.48%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 11 (9.48%) Analyst
6 11 (9.48%) Support Analyst
7 10 (8.62%) Cloud Engineer
8 9 (7.76%) Azure Engineer
8 9 (7.76%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
8 9 (7.76%) Infrastructure Support
8 9 (7.76%) Network Engineer
9 8 (6.90%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
9 8 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 8 (6.90%) Site Engineer
9 8 (6.90%) Site Reliability Engineer
10 7 (6.03%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.59%) Elastic Stack
1 3 (2.59%) Lucene
2 1 (0.86%) LDAP
2 1 (0.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (15.52%) Data Centre
2 10 (8.62%) Self-Motivation
3 9 (7.76%) Management Information System
4 8 (6.90%) Cloud Native
4 8 (6.90%) PKI
5 7 (6.03%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (6.03%) Replication
6 5 (4.31%) CCTV
7 4 (3.45%) NHS
8 2 (1.72%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.72%) RSA SecurID
9 1 (0.86%) Clustering
9 1 (0.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.86%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.86%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 66 (56.90%) Windows
2 39 (33.62%) Windows Server
3 19 (16.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (15.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (11.21%) Linux
6 8 (6.90%) Unix
7 7 (6.03%) Windows 10
8 5 (4.31%) Mac OS
8 5 (4.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (4.31%) Solaris
9 3 (2.59%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (1.72%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.86%) Android
11 1 (0.86%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.86%) VMS
11 1 (0.86%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.86%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (33.62%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 30 (25.86%) ITIL
3 24 (20.69%) Incident Management
4 21 (18.10%) Agile Software Development
4 21 (18.10%) Analytics
4 21 (18.10%) Scrum
5 16 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
5 16 (13.79%) Identity Management
5 16 (13.79%) Runbook
6 14 (12.07%) Problem Management
7 13 (11.21%) Virtual Environments
8 12 (10.34%) DevOps
9 10 (8.62%) Disaster Recovery
9 10 (8.62%) Project Management
9 10 (8.62%) Root Cause Analysis
9 10 (8.62%) Service Delivery
10 9 (7.76%) Capacity Planning
10 9 (7.76%) Change Management
10 9 (7.76%) ITIL V3
11 8 (6.90%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (35.34%) PowerShell
2 32 (27.59%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (6.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 8 (6.90%) Security Cleared
2 7 (6.03%) CCNA
2 7 (6.03%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (6.03%) SC Cleared
3 6 (5.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (4.31%) CCNP
4 5 (4.31%) OCP
4 5 (4.31%) Oracle Certification
4 5 (4.31%) RHCE
5 3 (2.59%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (2.59%) MCSA
5 3 (2.59%) MCSE
6 1 (0.86%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (15.52%) SLA
2 5 (4.31%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 5 (4.31%) PMO
3 4 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.86%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.86%) QA
System Software
1 79 (68.10%) Active Directory
2 36 (31.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (19.83%) Hyper-V
4 7 (6.03%) XenApp
5 6 (5.17%) XenDesktop
6 5 (4.31%) Docker
6 5 (4.31%) Postfix
6 5 (4.31%) vSphere
7 3 (2.59%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 3 (2.59%) Virtual Servers
7 3 (2.59%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.86%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (12.07%) SCCM
2 7 (6.03%) Backup Exec
2 7 (6.03%) HP Data Protector
2 7 (6.03%) McAfee ePO
2 7 (6.03%) ServiceCenter
3 5 (4.31%) Nagios
4 4 (3.45%) SCOM
5 3 (2.59%) NetBackup
5 3 (2.59%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (2.59%) Single Sign-On
6 2 (1.72%) Kubernetes
6 2 (1.72%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 2 (1.72%) Nessus
6 2 (1.72%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 63 (54.31%) Microsoft
2 53 (45.69%) VMware
3 26 (22.41%) Citrix
4 16 (13.79%) Atlassian
5 14 (12.07%) Cisco
6 11 (9.48%) HP
7 9 (7.76%) McAfee
7 9 (7.76%) Veeam
8 8 (6.90%) Brocade
8 8 (6.90%) Dell
9 7 (6.03%) Asigra
10 6 (5.17%) Intel
10 6 (5.17%) NetApp
10 6 (5.17%) Symantec
11 5 (4.31%) 3PAR
11 5 (4.31%) BMC
11 5 (4.31%) Infoblox
11 5 (4.31%) Oracle
11 5 (4.31%) Red Hat
11 5 (4.31%) Remedy