Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Liverpool 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 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
Merseyside > Liverpool
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 49 59
Rank change year-on-year 0 +10 +13
Permanent jobs citing DNS 19 45 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 2.77% 4.39% 1.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.43% 20.55% 6.03%
Number of salaries quoted 12 24 5
Liverpool median annual salary £30,000 £47,250 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -36.51% +92.86% -
10th Percentile £27,525 £31,250 £16,750
90th Percentile £43,750 £54,730 £33,750
Merseyside median annual salary £30,000 £44,000 £36,018
% change year-on-year -31.82% +22.16% +33.40%

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 Liverpool with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Liverpool
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 109 219 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Liverpool 15.89% 21.39% 17.11%
Number of salaries quoted 74 142 72
Liverpool median annual salary £40,000 £40,500 £34,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.23% +18.25% -23.89%
10th Percentile £27,575 £26,250 £20,750
90th Percentile £60,175 £55,000 £52,500
Merseyside median annual salary £44,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +11.25% +6.67% -6.25%

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Liverpool

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

Job vacancy trend for DNS in Liverpool

DNS
Salary Trend in Liverpool

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

Salary trend for DNS in Liverpool

DNS
Salary Histogram in Liverpool

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DNS in Liverpool over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for DNS in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for DNS.

1 18 (94.74%) Windows
2 17 (89.47%) Windows Server
3 14 (73.68%) Microsoft
3 14 (73.68%) Active Directory
4 13 (68.42%) ITIL
5 12 (63.16%) SCCM
6 11 (57.89%) MS Exchange
6 11 (57.89%) Exchange Server 2010
7 10 (52.63%) DHCP
8 9 (47.37%) SQL
8 9 (47.37%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (47.37%) Skype for Business
8 9 (47.37%) Office 365
8 9 (47.37%) Kalman Filter
8 9 (47.37%) Skype
8 9 (47.37%) Security Cleared
8 9 (47.37%) Microsoft Azure
8 9 (47.37%) Driving Licence
9 8 (42.11%) Mobile Device Management
9 8 (42.11%) Client/Server
10 6 (31.58%) VoIP
10 6 (31.58%) Telecoms
10 6 (31.58%) VMware
10 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
11 5 (26.32%) Cisco
11 5 (26.32%) Problem Management
12 4 (21.05%) Network Security
12 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
12 4 (21.05%) VPN
12 4 (21.05%) Windows 10

DNS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Liverpool 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 11 (57.89%) Exchange Server 2010
1 11 (57.89%) MS Exchange
2 9 (47.37%) Skype for Business
3 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (47.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (52.63%) DHCP
2 9 (47.37%) Skype
3 6 (31.58%) VoIP
4 4 (21.05%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (21.05%) Network Security
4 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
4 4 (21.05%) VPN
5 3 (15.79%) BIG-IP
5 3 (15.79%) Internet
5 3 (15.79%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (15.79%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (10.53%) Firewall
6 2 (10.53%) LAN
6 2 (10.53%) WAN
6 2 (10.53%) Wireless
7 1 (5.26%) 802.11
7 1 (5.26%) Ethernet
7 1 (5.26%) MPLS
7 1 (5.26%) SNMP
7 1 (5.26%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (31.58%) Telecoms
2 3 (15.79%) Games
3 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Support Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Network Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (15.79%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) 3rd Line Server Support
5 3 (15.79%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (15.79%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Active Directory Support
5 3 (15.79%) Network Security Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Security Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Server Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Server Support
5 3 (15.79%) Windows Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Windows Server Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Windows Server Support
5 3 (15.79%) Windows Support Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) ICT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Driving Licence
2 8 (42.11%) Client/Server
3 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (15.79%) Online Games
4 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.26%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 18 (94.74%) Windows
2 17 (89.47%) Windows Server
3 4 (21.05%) Windows 10
4 3 (15.79%) Linux
4 3 (15.79%) Windows 7
4 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) ITIL
2 9 (47.37%) Kalman Filter
3 8 (42.11%) Mobile Device Management
4 5 (26.32%) Problem Management
5 3 (15.79%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (15.79%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (15.79%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 2 (10.53%) Mentoring
7 1 (5.26%) Change Management
7 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (5.26%) Data Protection
7 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 9 (47.37%) SQL
2 3 (15.79%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (47.37%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (73.68%) Active Directory
2 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.26%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (63.16%) SCCM
2 3 (15.79%) Nagios
Vendors
1 14 (73.68%) Microsoft
2 6 (31.58%) VMware
3 5 (26.32%) Cisco
4 4 (21.05%) F5
5 2 (10.53%) Capita
6 1 (5.26%) AVG
6 1 (5.26%) Citrix
6 1 (5.26%) Riverbed