The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Domain Name System (DNS)
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 70 64 57
Rank change year-on-year -6 -7  
Permanent jobs citing DNS 5 6 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 0.70% 0.89% 2.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.09% 6.19% 12.86%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 18
Median salary £35,000 £33,750 £36,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% -6.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,939
% change year-on-year +2.66% +1.51%  

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Leicestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 55 97 140
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 7.65% 14.37% 20.06%
Number of salaries quoted 48 76 128
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% +16.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire

DNS
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for DNS in Leicestershire

DNS
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DNS in Leicestershire over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for DNS in Leicestershire

DNS
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 23 March 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
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 1 £20,000 -
DNS
East Midlands

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for DNS.

1 10 (90.91%) LAN
1 10 (90.91%) DHCP
2 8 (72.73%) TCP/IP
2 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Server
3 7 (63.64%) WAN
4 6 (54.55%) Hyper-V
4 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (45.45%) Wireless
5 5 (45.45%) VoIP
6 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
6 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
6 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
6 4 (36.36%) Firewall
7 3 (27.27%) Remote Desktop
7 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (27.27%) VLAN
7 3 (27.27%) SCCM
7 3 (27.27%) Retail
7 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
7 3 (27.27%) Migration
7 3 (27.27%) HP
7 3 (27.27%) Dell
7 3 (27.27%) EPoS
7 3 (27.27%) IIS
7 3 (27.27%) VBScript
7 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
7 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
8 2 (18.18%) Internet
8 2 (18.18%) VMware

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 3 (27.27%) IIS
1 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
1 1 (9.09%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 10 (90.91%) DHCP
1 10 (90.91%) LAN
2 8 (72.73%) TCP/IP
3 7 (63.64%) WAN
4 5 (45.45%) VoIP
4 5 (45.45%) Wireless
5 4 (36.36%) Firewall
6 3 (27.27%) Remote Desktop
6 3 (27.27%) VLAN
7 2 (18.18%) Internet
7 2 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (9.09%) BGP
8 1 (9.09%) OSPF
8 1 (9.09%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (9.09%) MySQL
General
1 3 (27.27%) Retail
2 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
3 1 (9.09%) Billing
3 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Hyper-V Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Server Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Windows Engineer
1 4 (36.36%) Windows Server Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) EPoS Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Migration Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Server Migration Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Systems Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) IT Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) IT Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Service Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) EPoS
2 2 (18.18%) iPad
3 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
3 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 1 (9.09%) iPhone
3 1 (9.09%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
1 8 (72.73%) Windows Server
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (9.09%) Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Mac OS
3 1 (9.09%) Mac OS X
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Migration
2 1 (9.09%) Asset Management
2 1 (9.09%) DevOps
2 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Management
2 1 (9.09%) IT Strategy
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) Project Management
2 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
1 3 (27.27%) VBScript
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (54.55%) Hyper-V
2 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
3 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Dell
2 3 (27.27%) HP
3 2 (18.18%) VMware
4 1 (9.09%) Apple
4 1 (9.09%) Avaya
4 1 (9.09%) Juniper
4 1 (9.09%) Mitel
4 1 (9.09%) ServiceNow