Period
to 18 November 2019

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 18 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
6 months to
18 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 129 84 125
Rank change year-on-year -45 +41 -5
Permanent jobs citing DNS 39 115 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 1.28% 2.98% 1.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.57% 22.59% 14.52%
Number of salaries quoted 37 104 72
Leeds median annual salary £39,500 £45,250 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.71% +29.29% -6.67%
10th Percentile £24,100 £26,250 £21,025
90th Percentile £64,250 £56,425 £59,750
West Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £39,250 £34,500
% change year-on-year +1.91% +13.77% -9.21%

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 337 509 668
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leeds 11.09% 13.20% 13.63%
Number of salaries quoted 284 447 574
Leeds median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +2.41% +9.21%
10th Percentile £28,000 £22,750 £25,825
90th Percentile £68,750 £57,500 £62,500
West Yorkshire median annual salary £44,721 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +11.80% +5.26% +1.33%

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 18 November 2019.

Salary histogram for DNS in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 November 2019, 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 35 (89.74%) Windows
2 34 (87.18%) DHCP
3 33 (84.62%) Active Directory
4 30 (76.92%) Azure
5 28 (71.79%) Windows Server
6 27 (69.23%) Microsoft
7 25 (64.10%) AWS
8 22 (56.41%) VMware
9 21 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
10 18 (46.15%) Hyper-V
11 17 (43.59%) Windows Server 2012
12 16 (41.03%) Firewall
12 16 (41.03%) SharePoint
13 15 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
14 13 (33.33%) SQL Server
15 12 (30.77%) MCSE
15 12 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
16 11 (28.21%) VoIP
16 11 (28.21%) Office 365
16 11 (28.21%) Windows 8
16 11 (28.21%) Infrastructure Engineering
17 10 (25.64%) Amazon RDS
17 10 (25.64%) Linux
17 10 (25.64%) Citrix
18 9 (23.08%) Skype for Business
18 9 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2013
18 9 (23.08%) Windows 10
19 8 (20.51%) Windows 7
19 8 (20.51%) IIS
19 8 (20.51%) Microsoft Office

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 16 (41.03%) SharePoint
2 9 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2013
2 9 (23.08%) Skype for Business
3 8 (20.51%) IIS
3 8 (20.51%) MS Exchange
4 7 (17.95%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 8 (20.51%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 30 (76.92%) Azure
2 25 (64.10%) AWS
3 11 (28.21%) Office 365
4 5 (12.82%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (12.82%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (12.82%) Mimecast
5 3 (7.69%) IaaS
5 3 (7.69%) PaaS
6 2 (5.13%) Amazon Cognito
6 2 (5.13%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (5.13%) Amazon ECS
6 2 (5.13%) Amazon ELB
6 2 (5.13%) Amazon S3
6 2 (5.13%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (5.13%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (5.13%) GitHub
6 2 (5.13%) Route 53
6 2 (5.13%) SaaS
6 2 (5.13%) Serverless
6 2 (5.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 34 (87.18%) DHCP
2 16 (41.03%) Firewall
3 11 (28.21%) VoIP
4 6 (15.38%) TCP/IP
5 5 (12.82%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (10.26%) HTTP
6 4 (10.26%) SMTP
7 3 (7.69%) Broadband
7 3 (7.69%) SAN
8 2 (5.13%) FTP
8 2 (5.13%) Internet
8 2 (5.13%) IPsec
8 2 (5.13%) LAN
8 2 (5.13%) NAS
8 2 (5.13%) Network Security
8 2 (5.13%) SNMP
8 2 (5.13%) VSAN
9 1 (2.56%) ICMP
9 1 (2.56%) ISDN
9 1 (2.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 10 (25.64%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (5.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.56%) MySQL
5 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (12.82%) Jenkins
2 4 (10.26%) JIRA
3 2 (5.13%) Bitbucket
3 2 (5.13%) Git (software)
3 2 (5.13%) GitLab
3 2 (5.13%) Maven
3 2 (5.13%) SonarQube
3 2 (5.13%) WinDbg
4 1 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.56%) Travis CI
General
1 5 (12.82%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Legal
3 1 (2.56%) Games
3 1 (2.56%) Marketing
3 1 (2.56%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 9 (23.08%) IT Support
1 9 (23.08%) Technical Engineer
2 8 (20.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (17.95%) IT Support Technician
3 7 (17.95%) IT Technician
3 7 (17.95%) Support Engineer
3 7 (17.95%) Support Technician
4 6 (15.38%) Operations Engineer
4 6 (15.38%) Senior Operations Engineer
4 6 (15.38%) Senior Technical Engineer
4 6 (15.38%) Technical Operations Engineer
5 5 (12.82%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (10.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) Architect
6 4 (10.26%) Technical Support
7 3 (7.69%) Desktop Support
7 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support
7 3 (7.69%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) .NET
1 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET
1 2 (5.13%) Node.js
1 2 (5.13%) RESTful
2 1 (2.56%) SOAP
2 1 (2.56%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.38%) Hybrid Cloud
2 3 (7.69%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.69%) Handset
2 3 (7.69%) Public Cloud
3 2 (5.13%) Cloud Native
3 2 (5.13%) Clustering
3 2 (5.13%) PKI
4 1 (2.56%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.56%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (2.56%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 35 (89.74%) Windows
2 28 (71.79%) Windows Server
3 17 (43.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (28.21%) Windows 8
6 10 (25.64%) Linux
7 9 (23.08%) Windows 10
8 8 (20.51%) Windows 7
9 2 (5.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.21%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 8 (20.51%) Tech Ops
3 7 (17.95%) Cloud Operations
3 7 (17.95%) Proactive Maintenance
3 7 (17.95%) Proactive Monitoring
4 6 (15.38%) DevOps
4 6 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (15.38%) Vulnerability Management
5 5 (12.82%) Configuration Management
5 5 (12.82%) Email Filtering
5 5 (12.82%) High Availability
5 5 (12.82%) ITIL
5 5 (12.82%) Kalman Filter
5 5 (12.82%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (10.26%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (7.69%) Data Management
7 3 (7.69%) Information Security
7 3 (7.69%) Migration
7 3 (7.69%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.38%) PowerShell
2 4 (10.26%) Java
2 4 (10.26%) SQL
3 3 (7.69%) PHP
3 3 (7.69%) Python
4 2 (5.13%) C#
4 2 (5.13%) Perl
4 2 (5.13%) Ruby
4 2 (5.13%) T-SQL
4 2 (5.13%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (30.77%) MCSE
1 12 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (17.95%) MCP
2 7 (17.95%) Security Cleared
3 6 (15.38%) SC Cleared
4 3 (7.69%) MCITP
5 2 (5.13%) CCNP
5 2 (5.13%) CCSP
5 2 (5.13%) CCVP
5 2 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (5.13%) DBS Check
6 1 (2.56%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (2.56%) CCA
6 1 (2.56%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (7.69%) GDPR
2 3 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (84.62%) Active Directory
2 21 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (46.15%) Hyper-V
4 5 (12.82%) Docker
5 3 (7.69%) vSphere
5 3 (7.69%) XenApp
6 2 (5.13%) Firmware
6 2 (5.13%) ISA Server
6 2 (5.13%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (5.13%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (5.13%) VMware NSX
6 2 (5.13%) XenDesktop
7 1 (2.56%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 1 (2.56%) Postfix
7 1 (2.56%) Squid
Systems Management
1 5 (12.82%) Kubernetes
1 5 (12.82%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (10.26%) Ansible
2 4 (10.26%) WSUS
3 3 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (7.69%) Puppet
4 2 (5.13%) Backup Exec
4 2 (5.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (5.13%) vRealize
5 1 (2.56%) HP SIM
5 1 (2.56%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (2.56%) SCCM
5 1 (2.56%) SCOM
5 1 (2.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (2.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (2.56%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 27 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 22 (56.41%) VMware
3 10 (25.64%) Citrix
4 5 (12.82%) Symantec
5 4 (10.26%) Dell
5 4 (10.26%) HP
5 4 (10.26%) Veeam
6 3 (7.69%) Adobe
6 3 (7.69%) ESET
7 2 (5.13%) Cisco
7 2 (5.13%) CloudEndure
7 2 (5.13%) SAP
7 2 (5.13%) Sonus
8 1 (2.56%) Avaya
8 1 (2.56%) Civica
8 1 (2.56%) Freshdesk
8 1 (2.56%) Huawei
8 1 (2.56%) IBM
8 1 (2.56%) McAfee
8 1 (2.56%) SolarWinds