Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicester 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
Leicestershire > Leicester
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 61 89 69
Rank change year-on-year +28 -20 +15
Permanent jobs citing DNS 4 5 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 0.70% 0.60% 1.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.88% 3.25% 11.63%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 7
Leicester median annual salary £39,944 £24,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +66.43% -4.00% -23.08%
10th Percentile £28,829 £19,400 £24,000
90th Percentile £47,811 £26,600 £48,000
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £24,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year +66.67% -17.24% +5.45%

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 Leicester with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Leicester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 82 154 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicester 14.31% 18.42% 15.73%
Number of salaries quoted 73 128 100
Leicester median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £35,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +19.72% -25.26%
10th Percentile £25,850 £27,475 £21,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £45,000 £50,800
Leicestershire median annual salary £36,535 £42,500 £34,425
% change year-on-year -14.03% +23.46% -9.41%

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicester

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

Job vacancy trend for DNS in Leicester

DNS
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Salary trend for DNS in Leicester

DNS
Salary Histogram in Leicester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DNS in Leicester over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for DNS in Leicester

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 Leicester region with a requirement for DNS.

1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (75.00%) Network Security
2 3 (75.00%) Collaborative Working
3 2 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) CCNP
3 2 (50.00%) CCNA
3 2 (50.00%) Wireless
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (50.00%) OSPF
4 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (25.00%) SAN
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (25.00%) Nagios
4 1 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (25.00%) Retail
4 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (25.00%) VPN
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco
4 1 (25.00%) Python
4 1 (25.00%) LAN
4 1 (25.00%) WAN
4 1 (25.00%) Windows
4 1 (25.00%) Perl
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server

DNS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicester 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Network Security
3 2 (50.00%) DHCP
3 2 (50.00%) OSPF
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) Wireless
4 1 (25.00%) LAN
4 1 (25.00%) SAN
4 1 (25.00%) VPN
4 1 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) IT Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) IT Security Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Network Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Network Specialist
1 1 (25.00%) Security Analyst
1 1 (25.00%) Server Specialist
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Collaborative Working
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
1 3 (75.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (25.00%) Perl
1 1 (25.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) CCNP
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Cacti
1 1 (25.00%) CFEngine
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (25.00%) Munin
1 1 (25.00%) Nagios
1 1 (25.00%) Opsview
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) VMware