Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 70 99 92
Rank change year-on-year +29 -7 +14
Permanent jobs citing DNS 13 17 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 1.42% 1.17% 1.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.57% 7.52% 9.94%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 10
Leicestershire median annual salary £40,000 £24,000 £27,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +66.67% -11.11% -1.82%
10th Percentile £30,000 £20,600 £23,225
90th Percentile £48,750 £29,150 £39,750
East Midlands median annual salary £31,923 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -24.89% +13.33% +19.05%

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 123 226 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 13.44% 15.53% 13.38%
Number of salaries quoted 112 186 147
Leicestershire median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £34,425
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% +23.46% -10.58%
10th Percentile £22,100 £23,250 £21,500
90th Percentile £59,875 £45,875 £48,750
East Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year - -3.85% +4.00%

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 19 November 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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 +24 3 £44,317 +84.65% 1
Hinckley - 1 - -
DNS
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for DNS.

1 12 (92.31%) TCP/IP
2 10 (76.92%) DHCP
3 8 (61.54%) Windows
3 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
4 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
4 7 (53.85%) Windows Server
5 6 (46.15%) Dell
6 5 (38.46%) Firewall
7 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
7 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Office
7 4 (30.77%) ITIL
7 4 (30.77%) PRINCE2
7 4 (30.77%) SCCM
7 4 (30.77%) Network Security
7 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
7 4 (30.77%) Collaborative Working
7 4 (30.77%) Windows 10
8 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
8 3 (23.08%) Linux
8 3 (23.08%) Cisco
8 3 (23.08%) OSPF
9 2 (15.38%) CCNP
9 2 (15.38%) CCNA
9 2 (15.38%) Cisco Prime
9 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (15.38%) Wireless
9 2 (15.38%) VPN
9 2 (15.38%) LAN
9 2 (15.38%) WAN
9 2 (15.38%) VLAN

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:

Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (92.31%) TCP/IP
2 10 (76.92%) DHCP
3 5 (38.46%) Firewall
4 4 (30.77%) Network Security
5 3 (23.08%) OSPF
6 2 (15.38%) LAN
6 2 (15.38%) VLAN
6 2 (15.38%) VPN
6 2 (15.38%) WAN
6 2 (15.38%) Wireless
7 1 (7.69%) IPsec
7 1 (7.69%) Kerberos
7 1 (7.69%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
2 3 (23.08%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (23.08%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Administrator
2 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Support
2 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Support Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (23.08%) Technical Leader
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Active Directory Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) IT Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) IT Security Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Service Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.69%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Windows Server
3 4 (30.77%) Windows 10
3 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
4 3 (23.08%) Linux
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Collaborative Working
1 4 (30.77%) ITIL
1 4 (30.77%) PRINCE2
2 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
3 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
3 1 (7.69%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
3 1 (7.69%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (7.69%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Bash Shell
1 1 (7.69%) C
1 1 (7.69%) Perl
1 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
1 1 (7.69%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) CCNA
1 2 (15.38%) CCNP
1 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) SCCM
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (7.69%) Cacti
3 1 (7.69%) CFEngine
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (7.69%) Munin
3 1 (7.69%) Nagios
3 1 (7.69%) Opsview
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) Dell
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco
4 1 (7.69%) VMware