Period
to 24 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 24 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
Tyne and Wear > Newcastle upon Tyne
6 months to
24 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 84 44 71
Rank change year-on-year -40 +27 +5
Permanent jobs citing DNS 21 44 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 1.77% 5.47% 2.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.73% 33.33% 19.39%
Number of salaries quoted 21 44 18
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - -27.27%
10th Percentile £21,000 £21,500 £21,000
90th Percentile £43,750 £41,700 £55,000
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £32,500 £27,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year +20.37% -10.00% -20.00%

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 Newcastle upon Tyne with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 165 132 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 13.94% 16.42% 11.97%
Number of salaries quoted 146 117 83
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £33,000 £29,500 £30,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.86% -3.28% +1.67%
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,250 £21,000
90th Percentile £51,250 £43,750 £55,000
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £34,250 £29,875 £30,250
% change year-on-year +14.64% -1.24% -13.57%

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

Job postings citing DNS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne.

Job vacancy trend for DNS in Newcastle upon Tyne

DNS
Salary Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

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

Salary trend for DNS in Newcastle upon Tyne

DNS
Salary Histogram in Newcastle upon Tyne

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DNS in Newcastle upon Tyne over the 6 months to 24 April 2018.

Salary histogram for DNS in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 24 April 2018, 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for DNS.

1 20 (95.24%) Windows
2 17 (80.95%) DHCP
3 16 (76.19%) Active Directory
4 15 (71.43%) VMware
5 12 (57.14%) SQL Server
5 12 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (52.38%) Amazon AWS
6 11 (52.38%) SMTP
7 10 (47.62%) Citrix
7 10 (47.62%) Microsoft Azure
7 10 (47.62%) Windows Server
8 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
8 9 (42.86%) Firewall
8 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (42.86%) Hyper-V
9 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (38.10%) Symantec
9 8 (38.10%) Sophos
9 8 (38.10%) Cisco
9 8 (38.10%) TCP/IP
9 8 (38.10%) MS Exchange
9 8 (38.10%) LAN
10 7 (33.33%) Malware Detection/Protection
10 7 (33.33%) WAN
10 7 (33.33%) ITIL
10 7 (33.33%) SAN
10 7 (33.33%) Clustering
10 7 (33.33%) PowerShell
10 7 (33.33%) XenApp
10 7 (33.33%) Replication

DNS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newcastle upon Tyne 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 8 (38.10%) MS Exchange
2 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (19.05%) IIS
4 1 (4.76%) nginx
4 1 (4.76%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 11 (52.38%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (47.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (28.57%) Office 365
4 5 (23.81%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (4.76%) IaaS
5 1 (4.76%) PaaS
5 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (80.95%) DHCP
2 11 (52.38%) SMTP
3 9 (42.86%) Firewall
4 8 (38.10%) LAN
4 8 (38.10%) TCP/IP
5 7 (33.33%) SAN
5 7 (33.33%) WAN
6 5 (23.81%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (23.81%) VLAN
6 5 (23.81%) WLAN
7 4 (19.05%) DMZ
7 4 (19.05%) NAS
7 4 (19.05%) VoIP
7 4 (19.05%) VPN
8 3 (14.29%) IPFIX
8 3 (14.29%) SMS
8 3 (14.29%) SNMP
9 2 (9.52%) IPsec
10 1 (4.76%) SSH
10 1 (4.76%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 4 (19.05%) MySQL
3 3 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
4 1 (4.76%) Redis
4 1 (4.76%) TokuMX
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) Ant
1 3 (14.29%) Jenkins
1 3 (14.29%) Maven
1 3 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
1 3 (14.29%) Visual Studio
1 3 (14.29%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.76%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (4.76%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 7 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (23.81%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Operations Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Support Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Technical Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Technical Operations Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
5 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support
5 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 2 (9.52%) Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Service Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Service Desk Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Consultant
7 1 (4.76%) Desktop Engineer
7 1 (4.76%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) WAP
2 4 (19.05%) Web Services
3 1 (4.76%) .NET
3 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.76%) LDAP
3 1 (4.76%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Clustering
1 7 (33.33%) Replication
2 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) Fat Client
2 1 (4.76%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 20 (95.24%) Windows
2 10 (47.62%) Windows Server
3 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (23.81%) CentOS
5 5 (23.81%) Linux
6 4 (19.05%) Ubuntu
6 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (14.29%) Unix
8 1 (4.76%) Windows 10
8 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
8 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) ITIL
1 7 (33.33%) Malware Detection/Protection
2 5 (23.81%) Change Control
2 5 (23.81%) DevOps
2 5 (23.81%) Patch Management
2 5 (23.81%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (19.05%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 4 (19.05%) Incident Management
3 4 (19.05%) Mentoring
3 4 (19.05%) Proactive Monitoring
4 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (14.29%) Load Balancing
4 3 (14.29%) Software Delivery
4 3 (14.29%) Software Deployment
5 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.76%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (4.76%) OpenUP
Programming Languages
1 7 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 4 (19.05%) Python
3 3 (14.29%) C#
3 3 (14.29%) Java
3 3 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 3 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (4.76%) C
4 1 (4.76%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) OCA
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 16 (76.19%) Active Directory
2 12 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (42.86%) Hyper-V
4 7 (33.33%) XenApp
5 5 (23.81%) DFS Replication
6 2 (9.52%) XenDesktop
7 1 (4.76%) Docker
7 1 (4.76%) Gluster
7 1 (4.76%) LXC
7 1 (4.76%) NFS
7 1 (4.76%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) Backup Exec
1 5 (23.81%) WSUS
2 4 (19.05%) Puppet
2 4 (19.05%) Terraform
3 3 (14.29%) SCCM
3 3 (14.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (4.76%) Ansible
4 1 (4.76%) Graphite
4 1 (4.76%) Graylog
4 1 (4.76%) HAProxy
4 1 (4.76%) Icinga
4 1 (4.76%) Kubernetes
4 1 (4.76%) logstash
4 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (4.76%) Salt
4 1 (4.76%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 15 (71.43%) VMware
2 10 (47.62%) Citrix
3 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 8 (38.10%) Cisco
4 8 (38.10%) Sophos
4 8 (38.10%) Symantec
5 5 (23.81%) arcserve
5 5 (23.81%) CA
5 5 (23.81%) Veeam
5 5 (23.81%) Veritas
6 4 (19.05%) Red Hat
7 3 (14.29%) Dell