DNS Jobs in the Midlands

Domain Name System (DNS)
England > Midlands

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 26 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
26 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 93 166 106
Rank change year-on-year +73 -60 +14
Permanent jobs citing DNS 238 189 340
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 2.76% 1.87% 3.13%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.66% 13.58% 20.46%
Number of salaries quoted 207 158 292
10th Percentile £24,750 £26,250 £25,800
25th Percentile £28,750 £31,813 £30,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £39,552 £37,500
Median % change year-on-year +7.45% +5.47% -3.85%
75th Percentile £50,000 £48,750 £53,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £60,375 £59,775
England median annual salary £43,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -3.33% - -

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Midlands

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 the Midlands with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,348 1,392 1,662
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 15.62% 13.75% 15.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1,130 780 1,084
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,725 £25,000
25th Percentile £28,250 £32,000 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% -2.30%
75th Percentile £56,250 £60,000 £55,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £73,762 £65,000
England median annual salary £49,500 £52,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year -4.81% +1.96% +2.00%

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing DNS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for DNS in the Midlands

DNS
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing DNS in the Midlands.

Salary trend for DNS in the Midlands

DNS
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing DNS in the Midlands over the 6 months to 26 February 2024.

Salary histogram for DNS in the Midlands

DNS
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 26 February 2024. 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
Jobs
West Midlands +77 149 £42,500 +8.63% 45
East Midlands +39 89 £37,500 -8.54% 34
DNS
England

DNS
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 98 (41.18%) Microsoft Exchange
2 52 (21.85%) SharePoint
3 13 (5.46%) IIS
4 4 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.84%) Tomcat
Applications
1 25 (10.50%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.84%) CATIA
2 2 (0.84%) NASTRAN
3 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (0.84%) Teamcenter
2 1 (0.42%) Sage 300 ERP
2 1 (0.42%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.42%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 151 (63.45%) Microsoft 365
2 143 (60.08%) Azure
3 82 (34.45%) Entra ID
4 35 (14.71%) AWS
5 16 (6.72%) OneDrive
6 12 (5.04%) Azure DevOps
6 12 (5.04%) GCP
7 10 (4.20%) IaaS
8 8 (3.36%) Mimecast
9 6 (2.52%) Power Platform
10 5 (2.10%) Azure App Service
11 4 (1.68%) Cloud Computing
11 4 (1.68%) Google Workspace
11 4 (1.68%) WhatsApp
12 3 (1.26%) Azure Data Factory
12 3 (1.26%) Azure Sentinel
12 3 (1.26%) Matillion
12 3 (1.26%) OpenShift
13 2 (0.84%) Dynamics 365
13 2 (0.84%) OpenDNS
Communications & Networking
1 211 (88.66%) DHCP
2 98 (41.18%) Firewall
3 81 (34.03%) TCP/IP
4 58 (24.37%) VLAN
5 46 (19.33%) WAN
6 43 (18.07%) LAN
7 36 (15.13%) SAN
8 35 (14.71%) VPN
8 35 (14.71%) Wi-Fi
9 29 (12.18%) Wireless
10 27 (11.34%) HTTP
11 21 (8.82%) SMTP
12 14 (5.88%) FTP
12 14 (5.88%) SNMP
13 13 (5.46%) SD-WAN
13 13 (5.46%) SSH
13 13 (5.46%) SSL
14 12 (5.04%) Telnet
14 12 (5.04%) WLAN
15 11 (4.62%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (7.56%) Amazon RDS
1 18 (7.56%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.68%) Big Data
2 4 (1.68%) NoSQL
2 4 (1.68%) Power BI
3 3 (1.26%) MySQL
3 3 (1.26%) Oracle Database
3 3 (1.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (0.84%) Apache Cassandra
4 2 (0.84%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.42%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (1.68%) Git
1 4 (1.68%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.84%) MSBuild
3 1 (0.42%) Fiddler
3 1 (0.42%) JIRA
3 1 (0.42%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (0.42%) Visual Studio
General
1 53 (22.27%) Social Skills
2 19 (7.98%) Telecoms
3 18 (7.56%) Finance
4 16 (6.72%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (6.30%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 11 (4.62%) Documentation Skills
6 11 (4.62%) Organisational Skills
7 9 (3.78%) Aerospace
7 9 (3.78%) Law
8 6 (2.52%) Automotive
8 6 (2.52%) Retail
9 5 (2.10%) Manufacturing
10 4 (1.68%) Legal
10 4 (1.68%) Public Sector
11 2 (0.84%) Influencing Skills
11 2 (0.84%) Presentation Skills
12 1 (0.42%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 61 (25.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 48 (20.17%) IT Engineer
3 46 (19.33%) Support Engineer
4 38 (15.97%) IT Support
5 35 (14.71%) Senior
6 28 (11.76%) Analyst
7 21 (8.82%) IT Support Engineer
8 20 (8.40%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 19 (7.98%) Network Engineer
9 19 (7.98%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 18 (7.56%) 3rd Line Support
11 17 (7.14%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
12 15 (6.30%) Network Manager
12 15 (6.30%) Support Analyst
13 12 (5.04%) 2nd Line Engineer
13 12 (5.04%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
13 12 (5.04%) Operations Engineer
13 12 (5.04%) Service Analyst
13 12 (5.04%) Service Desk Analyst
14 11 (4.62%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.36%) 802.1X
2 6 (2.52%) YAML
3 5 (2.10%) .NET
4 4 (1.68%) JSON
4 4 (1.68%) REST
4 4 (1.68%) Web Services
5 3 (1.26%) JWT
5 3 (1.26%) RESTful
6 2 (0.84%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.84%) LAMP
6 2 (0.84%) SAML
6 2 (0.84%) V-Ray
7 1 (0.42%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.42%) LDAP
7 1 (0.42%) ServiceStack
Miscellaneous
1 30 (12.61%) Data Centre
2 23 (9.66%) Driving Licence
3 12 (5.04%) EFT
4 11 (4.62%) Self-Motivation
5 7 (2.94%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.52%) Clustering
6 6 (2.52%) Mobile Computing
7 4 (1.68%) IoT
7 4 (1.68%) Onboarding
7 4 (1.68%) Public Cloud
8 3 (1.26%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 3 (1.26%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (1.26%) PKI
8 3 (1.26%) Team-Oriented Environment
8 3 (1.26%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.42%) iPhone
9 1 (0.42%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (0.42%) Replication
9 1 (0.42%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.42%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 189 (79.41%) Windows
2 128 (53.78%) Windows Server
3 34 (14.29%) Windows Server 2019
4 33 (13.87%) Windows Server 2016
5 29 (12.18%) Windows 10
6 26 (10.92%) Windows Server 2012
7 24 (10.08%) Linux
8 16 (6.72%) Mac OS
9 11 (4.62%) Apple iOS
10 8 (3.36%) Android
11 6 (2.52%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (2.10%) Windows Server 2003
13 4 (1.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 3 (1.26%) Ubuntu
14 3 (1.26%) Unix
15 2 (0.84%) CentOS
15 2 (0.84%) Windows 8
16 1 (0.42%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.42%) Windows 7
16 1 (0.42%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (29.41%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 49 (20.59%) Problem-Solving
3 41 (17.23%) ITIL
4 29 (12.18%) Cybersecurity
5 28 (11.76%) Customer Service
6 22 (9.24%) Disaster Recovery
7 18 (7.56%) High Availability
8 17 (7.14%) Change Management
8 17 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
9 15 (6.30%) ERP
10 14 (5.88%) DevOps
11 13 (5.46%) Migration
12 12 (5.04%) Agile
12 12 (5.04%) Change Control
12 12 (5.04%) Server Patching
13 11 (4.62%) Continuous Improvement
13 11 (4.62%) Decision-Making
14 10 (4.20%) ETL
14 10 (4.20%) Project Delivery
14 10 (4.20%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 74 (31.09%) PowerShell
2 12 (5.04%) SQL
3 10 (4.20%) Bash
4 9 (3.78%) Java
4 9 (3.78%) Python
5 6 (2.52%) T-SQL
6 5 (2.10%) C++
7 4 (1.68%) Go
7 4 (1.68%) Ruby
8 3 (1.26%) JavaScript
8 3 (1.26%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.84%) C#
9 2 (0.84%) PHP
Qualifications
1 29 (12.18%) CCNA
1 29 (12.18%) Cisco Certification
1 29 (12.18%) Degree
2 26 (10.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (5.88%) Security Cleared
4 13 (5.46%) A+ Certification
5 12 (5.04%) MCSA
6 10 (4.20%) CCNP
6 10 (4.20%) CompTIA Security+
6 10 (4.20%) DBS Check
6 10 (4.20%) MCSE
7 8 (3.36%) SC Cleared
8 7 (2.94%) Network+ Certification
9 6 (2.52%) DV Cleared
9 6 (2.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (1.26%) CCA
10 3 (1.26%) CCDA
10 3 (1.26%) Citrix Certification
11 2 (0.84%) MCP
12 1 (0.42%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.20%) SLA
2 4 (1.68%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (1.26%) GDPR
3 3 (1.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.84%) Accessibility
4 2 (0.84%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.42%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 198 (83.19%) Active Directory
2 89 (37.39%) Hyper-V
3 80 (33.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (2.94%) Virtual Desktop
5 7 (2.94%) vSphere
5 7 (2.94%) XenApp
5 7 (2.94%) XenDesktop
6 6 (2.52%) Terminal Services
6 6 (2.52%) Virtual Machines
6 6 (2.52%) Virtual Servers
7 5 (2.10%) Docker
7 5 (2.10%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (1.68%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 4 (1.68%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (0.84%) pfSense
10 1 (0.42%) BitLocker
10 1 (0.42%) Firmware
10 1 (0.42%) NFS
10 1 (0.42%) Squid
Systems Management
1 66 (27.73%) Microsoft Intune
2 25 (10.50%) SCCM
3 14 (5.88%) WSUS
4 13 (5.46%) SmoothWall
4 13 (5.46%) vCenter Server
5 10 (4.20%) Terraform
6 7 (2.94%) Jamf Pro
6 7 (2.94%) Puppet
7 6 (2.52%) PaperCut
8 5 (2.10%) EdgeSight
8 5 (2.10%) Kubernetes
8 5 (2.10%) SCOM
9 4 (1.68%) FortiGate
9 4 (1.68%) Progress Chef
10 3 (1.26%) Ansible
10 3 (1.26%) Autotask
10 3 (1.26%) Failover Clustering
10 3 (1.26%) Nagios
11 2 (0.84%) Active Directory Federation Services
11 2 (0.84%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 160 (67.23%) Microsoft
2 124 (52.10%) VMware
3 45 (18.91%) Cisco
4 35 (14.71%) Veeam
5 30 (12.61%) Citrix
6 24 (10.08%) HP
7 17 (7.14%) Apple
8 15 (6.30%) Juniper
9 14 (5.88%) Meraki
10 13 (5.46%) Aruba
10 13 (5.46%) Google
10 13 (5.46%) SonicWALL
11 12 (5.04%) Globalscape
12 11 (4.62%) Dell
13 10 (4.20%) Fortinet
13 10 (4.20%) Sophos
14 8 (3.36%) Acronis
14 8 (3.36%) Nimble Storage
15 7 (2.94%) Draytek
15 7 (2.94%) Zerto