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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
East Midlands / Leicestershire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 57 59 77
Rank change year-on-year +2 +18  
Permanent jobs citing DNS 4 15 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 0.78% 2.17% 0.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.97% 18.29% 5.80%
Number of salaries quoted 4 14 4
Median salary £20,000 £24,000 £29,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.66% -19.32%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £37,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year - +2.06%  

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 67 82 69
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 13.11% 11.85% 9.44%
Number of salaries quoted 54 72 57
Median salary £40,000 £41,750 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.19% +3.08%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £21,650 £23,889
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 8 (88.89%) TCP/IP
2 6 (66.67%) LAN
2 6 (66.67%) DHCP
3 5 (55.56%) Windows
3 5 (55.56%) Retail
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
4 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
4 4 (44.44%) WAN
5 3 (33.33%) C
5 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
6 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (22.22%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
6 2 (22.22%) VMware
6 2 (22.22%) SCCM
6 2 (22.22%) IIS
6 2 (22.22%) VBScript
6 2 (22.22%) VoIP
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 2 (22.22%) Firewall
6 2 (22.22%) Wireless
6 2 (22.22%) Migration
6 2 (22.22%) EPoS
6 2 (22.22%) HP
6 2 (22.22%) Dell
7 1 (11.11%) Juniper
7 1 (11.11%) SAN
7 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (11.11%) Active Directory

DNS
Co-occurring 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 2 (22.22%) IIS
2 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) TCP/IP
2 6 (66.67%) DHCP
2 6 (66.67%) LAN
3 4 (44.44%) WAN
4 2 (22.22%) Firewall
4 2 (22.22%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (22.22%) VoIP
4 2 (22.22%) Wireless
5 1 (11.11%) SAN
5 1 (11.11%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (55.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) 1st Line Support
2 3 (33.33%) 1st Line Support Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Service Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Service Desk Support
2 3 (33.33%) Service Desk Support Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) EPoS Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Hyper-V Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Migration Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Server Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Server Migration Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Systems Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) EPoS
2 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
2 1 (11.11%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
1 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Migration
2 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
2 1 (11.11%) IT Strategy
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) C
2 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 2 (22.22%) VBScript
3 1 (11.11%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Dell
1 2 (22.22%) HP
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 2 (22.22%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco
2 1 (11.11%) Juniper
2 1 (11.11%) Mitel