Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 122 125
Rank change year-on-year +38 +3 -30
Permanent jobs citing DNS 118 98 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 3.03% 2.06% 2.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.00% 14.43% 14.13%
Number of salaries quoted 106 73 95
Leeds median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -6.67% +10.29%
10th Percentile £26,250 £21,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £56,000 £65,000 £52,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,750 £34,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +19.85% -10.53% +8.57%

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 513 679 807
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 13.18% 14.30% 14.91%
Number of salaries quoted 451 586 693
Leeds median annual salary £44,000 £42,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +6.33% -1.25%
10th Percentile £22,750 £25,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £61,875 £59,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,953
% change year-on-year +5.26% +0.12% +1.21%

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 22 October 2018.

Salary histogram for DNS in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 82 (69.49%) Active Directory
2 72 (61.02%) Windows
3 69 (58.47%) DHCP
4 68 (57.63%) Microsoft Azure
5 60 (50.85%) Microsoft
6 47 (39.83%) VMware
7 40 (33.90%) PowerShell
8 37 (31.36%) Windows Server
9 35 (29.66%) VMware Infrastructure
10 34 (28.81%) TCP/IP
10 34 (28.81%) SQL
10 34 (28.81%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 31 (26.27%) Office 365
12 30 (25.42%) Citrix
13 29 (24.58%) Finance
14 26 (22.03%) MS Exchange
15 25 (21.19%) ITIL
16 24 (20.34%) Azure SQL Database
16 24 (20.34%) Amazon AWS
17 21 (17.80%) Analytics
17 21 (17.80%) Agile Software Development
17 21 (17.80%) SLA
17 21 (17.80%) Scrum
18 19 (16.10%) Identity Management
18 19 (16.10%) SQL Server
18 19 (16.10%) Windows Server 2008
18 19 (16.10%) Exchange Server 2013
18 19 (16.10%) Hyper-V
19 17 (14.41%) Skype for Business
19 17 (14.41%) Visual Studio Team System

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 26 (22.03%) MS Exchange
2 19 (16.10%) Exchange Server 2013
3 17 (14.41%) Skype for Business
4 15 (12.71%) SharePoint
5 12 (10.17%) IIS
6 5 (4.24%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (3.39%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (2.54%) Apache Solr
8 3 (2.54%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (2.54%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (2.54%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.85%) Confluence
Applications
1 13 (11.02%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.69%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 68 (57.63%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (26.27%) Office 365
3 24 (20.34%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (12.71%) IaaS
5 10 (8.47%) PaaS
6 6 (5.08%) SaaS
7 4 (3.39%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.85%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.85%) G Suite
8 1 (0.85%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 69 (58.47%) DHCP
2 34 (28.81%) TCP/IP
3 13 (11.02%) WAN
4 12 (10.17%) VPN
5 11 (9.32%) VLAN
6 9 (7.63%) Firewall
6 9 (7.63%) HTTP
6 9 (7.63%) HTTPS
6 9 (7.63%) Network Security
6 9 (7.63%) VoIP
7 8 (6.78%) Fibre Channel
7 8 (6.78%) SAN
8 6 (5.08%) IPsec
8 6 (5.08%) LAN
9 5 (4.24%) FTP
9 5 (4.24%) ICMP
9 5 (4.24%) Intranet
9 5 (4.24%) SMTP
9 5 (4.24%) SNMP
9 5 (4.24%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (20.34%) Azure SQL Database
2 19 (16.10%) SQL Server
3 8 (6.78%) Big Data
4 4 (3.39%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.54%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.85%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (14.41%) Visual Studio Team System
2 6 (5.08%) Git (software)
3 4 (3.39%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.54%) JIRA
5 1 (0.85%) MSBuild
General
1 29 (24.58%) Finance
2 8 (6.78%) Back Office
2 8 (6.78%) Legal
2 8 (6.78%) Marketing
2 8 (6.78%) Retail
3 5 (4.24%) Advertising
3 5 (4.24%) Telecoms
4 1 (0.85%) Law
Job Titles
1 26 (22.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 21 (17.80%) Platform Engineer
3 18 (15.25%) Windows Engineer
4 16 (13.56%) PowerShell Engineer
4 16 (13.56%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 14 (11.86%) Analyst
5 14 (11.86%) Support Analyst
5 14 (11.86%) Support Engineer
6 12 (10.17%) Infrastructure Support
7 10 (8.47%) 3rd Line Support
7 10 (8.47%) Network Engineer
8 9 (7.63%) Active Directory Engineer
8 9 (7.63%) Azure Engineer
8 9 (7.63%) Cloud Engineer
8 9 (7.63%) Wintel Engineer
9 8 (6.78%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
9 8 (6.78%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (6.78%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 8 (6.78%) Site Engineer
9 8 (6.78%) Site Reliability Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.54%) Elastic Stack
1 3 (2.54%) Lucene
2 2 (1.69%) XML
3 1 (0.85%) .NET
3 1 (0.85%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (11.86%) Data Centre
2 11 (9.32%) Replication
3 10 (8.47%) Self-Motivation
4 9 (7.63%) Management Information System
4 9 (7.63%) PKI
5 8 (6.78%) Cloud Native
6 5 (4.24%) CCTV
6 5 (4.24%) Clustering
7 4 (3.39%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 3 (2.54%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (2.54%) HP Storage
8 3 (2.54%) NHS
9 1 (0.85%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.85%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 72 (61.02%) Windows
2 37 (31.36%) Windows Server
3 19 (16.10%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (13.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (10.17%) Linux
6 5 (4.24%) Windows 10
7 4 (3.39%) Windows 7
8 3 (2.54%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (28.81%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 25 (21.19%) ITIL
3 21 (17.80%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (17.80%) Analytics
3 21 (17.80%) Scrum
4 19 (16.10%) Identity Management
5 17 (14.41%) Continuous Integration
5 17 (14.41%) DevOps
6 16 (13.56%) Runbook
7 14 (11.86%) Capacity Planning
8 12 (10.17%) Problem Management
8 12 (10.17%) Virtual Environments
9 11 (9.32%) Disaster Recovery
9 11 (9.32%) Security Management
10 10 (8.47%) Incident Management
10 10 (8.47%) Service Delivery
11 9 (7.63%) Change Management
11 9 (7.63%) Project Management
12 8 (6.78%) Root Cause Analysis
12 8 (6.78%) Site Reliability Engineering
Programming Languages
1 40 (33.90%) PowerShell
2 34 (28.81%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (6.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 7 (5.93%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (5.08%) CCNA
3 6 (5.08%) CCNP
4 4 (3.39%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (2.54%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (2.54%) MCSE
6 1 (0.85%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (17.80%) SLA
2 5 (4.24%) PMO
3 4 (3.39%) PCI DSS
4 3 (2.54%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 3 (2.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 82 (69.49%) Active Directory
2 35 (29.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (16.10%) Hyper-V
4 10 (8.47%) XenApp
5 6 (5.08%) Docker
6 5 (4.24%) Firmware
6 5 (4.24%) vSphere
7 4 (3.39%) XenDesktop
8 3 (2.54%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 3 (2.54%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (1.69%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 14 (11.86%) SCCM
2 9 (7.63%) McAfee ePO
3 8 (6.78%) NetBackup
4 7 (5.93%) Backup Exec
4 7 (5.93%) HP Data Protector
4 7 (5.93%) ServiceCenter
5 4 (3.39%) Nessus
6 3 (2.54%) Kubernetes
6 3 (2.54%) Nagios
6 3 (2.54%) PowerCLI
6 3 (2.54%) SCOM
6 3 (2.54%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 60 (50.85%) Microsoft
2 47 (39.83%) VMware
3 30 (25.42%) Citrix
4 16 (13.56%) Atlassian
5 15 (12.71%) Cisco
6 14 (11.86%) HP
7 11 (9.32%) Dell
7 11 (9.32%) McAfee
8 9 (7.63%) Brocade
8 9 (7.63%) Intel
9 8 (6.78%) Veeam
10 7 (5.93%) Asigra
10 7 (5.93%) Juniper
11 6 (5.08%) NetApp
12 5 (4.24%) CheckPoint
12 5 (4.24%) Symantec
13 4 (3.39%) Qualys
13 4 (3.39%) Salesforce.com
14 3 (2.54%) Hitachi
15 2 (1.69%) F5