Period
to 25 April 2019

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 6 months to 25 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
25 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 91 60 95
Rank change year-on-year -31 +35 -9
Permanent jobs citing DNS 27 39 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 2.31% 3.85% 0.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.36% 29.32% 7.86%
Number of salaries quoted 23 39 9
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +9.38% +28.00%
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,250 £20,800
90th Percentile £48,750 £47,500 £38,750
East Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £39,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year +14.65% -7.65% +30.77%

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Leicestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 188 133 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 16.11% 13.14% 10.27%
Number of salaries quoted 101 128 123
Leicestershire median annual salary £43,569 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.18% - +7.14%
10th Percentile £32,500 £26,000 £21,728
90th Percentile £62,500 £67,500 £52,500
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

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 6 months to 25 April 2019.

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 6 months to 25 April 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester -5 25 £40,000 -
Coalville - 1 £18,250 -
DNS
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for DNS.

1 23 (85.19%) Windows
2 22 (81.48%) DHCP
2 22 (81.48%) Active Directory
2 22 (81.48%) Windows Server
3 20 (74.07%) Dell
4 15 (55.56%) TCP/IP
4 15 (55.56%) Microsoft
5 14 (51.85%) Microsoft Office
5 14 (51.85%) SQL Server
5 14 (51.85%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 14 (51.85%) SCCM
6 13 (48.15%) Windows 7
6 13 (48.15%) Windows 10
7 9 (33.33%) Office 365
7 9 (33.33%) VMware
8 8 (29.63%) Internet
8 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (29.63%) vSphere
8 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (25.93%) Patch Management
9 7 (25.93%) Server Management
9 7 (25.93%) Symantec
9 7 (25.93%) Backup Exec
9 7 (25.93%) SAN
9 7 (25.93%) Altiris
10 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
11 4 (14.81%) Trend Analysis
11 4 (14.81%) Retail
11 4 (14.81%) Capacity Management
11 4 (14.81%) Performance Monitoring

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 1 (3.70%) IIS
1 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 14 (51.85%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (7.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 9 (33.33%) Office 365
2 2 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.41%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (7.41%) Amazon S3
2 2 (7.41%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 2 (7.41%) CloudFront
3 1 (3.70%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 22 (81.48%) DHCP
2 15 (55.56%) TCP/IP
3 8 (29.63%) Internet
4 7 (25.93%) SAN
5 4 (14.81%) Intranet
6 2 (7.41%) HTTP
6 2 (7.41%) HTTPS
6 2 (7.41%) SSL
7 1 (3.70%) 4G
7 1 (3.70%) DSL
7 1 (3.70%) Ethernet
7 1 (3.70%) MPLS
7 1 (3.70%) VLAN
7 1 (3.70%) VoIP
7 1 (3.70%) VPN
7 1 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (51.85%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.81%) SAP BW
3 2 (7.41%) MySQL
General
1 4 (14.81%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (29.63%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 8 (29.63%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (25.93%) Administrator
4 5 (18.52%) Infrastructure Manager
4 5 (18.52%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 5 (18.52%) Team Leader
5 4 (14.81%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (11.11%) Server Administrator
7 2 (7.41%) Developer
7 2 (7.41%) PHP Developer
7 2 (7.41%) PHP Laravel Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Support Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Field Support Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Support
8 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) IT Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) CSS
1 2 (7.41%) CSS3
1 2 (7.41%) HTML
1 2 (7.41%) jQuery
1 2 (7.41%) Laravel
2 1 (3.70%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.70%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 23 (85.19%) Windows
2 22 (81.48%) Windows Server
3 13 (48.15%) Windows 10
3 13 (48.15%) Windows 7
4 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (29.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (11.11%) Linux
6 2 (7.41%) Android
6 2 (7.41%) Apple iOS
6 2 (7.41%) CentOS
6 2 (7.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 7 (25.93%) Patch Management
2 7 (25.93%) Server Management
3 4 (14.81%) Capacity Management
3 4 (14.81%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (14.81%) Coaching
3 4 (14.81%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (14.81%) IT Audit
3 4 (14.81%) Mentoring
3 4 (14.81%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (14.81%) Problem-Solving
3 4 (14.81%) Trend Analysis
4 2 (7.41%) Android Development
4 2 (7.41%) Auto-Scaling
4 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (7.41%) Data Protection
4 2 (7.41%) DevOps
4 2 (7.41%) iOS Development
4 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (7.41%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) PHP
2 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (11.11%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.70%) GDPR
System Software
1 22 (81.48%) Active Directory
2 8 (29.63%) vSphere
3 5 (18.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (7.41%) Docker
5 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (51.85%) SCCM
2 7 (25.93%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 20 (74.07%) Dell
2 15 (55.56%) Microsoft
3 9 (33.33%) VMware
4 7 (25.93%) Altiris
4 7 (25.93%) Symantec
5 4 (14.81%) SAP
6 2 (7.41%) Adobe
7 1 (3.70%) Avaya
7 1 (3.70%) HP
7 1 (3.70%) Oracle
7 1 (3.70%) Samsung