Period
to 23 January 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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 56 50 75
Rank change year-on-year -6 +25 +3
Permanent jobs citing DNS 34 34 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 3.89% 3.97% 1.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.66% 28.81% 16.05%
Number of salaries quoted 33 31 10
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £25,000 £34,000 £26,600
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.47% +27.82% -33.50%
10th Percentile £21,000 £21,500 £21,000
90th Percentile £43,000 £43,750 £53,413
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £30,000 £27,500 £22,700
% change year-on-year +9.09% +21.15% -41.42%

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 157 118 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 17.94% 13.77% 10.40%
Number of salaries quoted 141 103 69
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £33,000 £30,252 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -13.57% +16.67%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,250 £20,350
90th Percentile £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £33,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +1.54% -7.14% +2.94%

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 23 January 2018.

Salary histogram for DNS in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 32 (94.12%) Windows
2 30 (88.24%) DHCP
3 29 (85.29%) Active Directory
4 28 (82.35%) VMware
5 24 (70.59%) VMware Infrastructure
6 22 (64.71%) Windows Server
7 20 (58.82%) MS Exchange
7 20 (58.82%) SMTP
8 19 (55.88%) SAN
9 15 (44.12%) TCP/IP
9 15 (44.12%) Cisco
9 15 (44.12%) Microsoft
9 15 (44.12%) Firewall
10 14 (41.18%) ITIL
11 13 (38.24%) WAN
11 13 (38.24%) Hyper-V
12 12 (35.29%) Microsoft Azure
12 12 (35.29%) Office 365
12 12 (35.29%) PowerShell
12 12 (35.29%) LAN
13 11 (32.35%) SNMP
13 11 (32.35%) Citrix
13 11 (32.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 11 (32.35%) XenApp
13 11 (32.35%) IPFIX
14 10 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
14 10 (29.41%) VLAN
15 9 (26.47%) Exchange Server 2003
15 9 (26.47%) WSUS
15 9 (26.47%) Veritas

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 20 (58.82%) MS Exchange
2 9 (26.47%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (5.88%) Apache
3 2 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (5.88%) iPlanet
3 2 (5.88%) JBoss
3 2 (5.88%) MQSeries
3 2 (5.88%) OpenStack
3 2 (5.88%) Oracle Application Server
3 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.88%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.88%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.88%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (2.94%) nginx
4 1 (2.94%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 12 (35.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 12 (35.29%) Office 365
2 9 (26.47%) Azure Active Directory
3 7 (20.59%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (5.88%) IaaS
4 2 (5.88%) PaaS
4 2 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (88.24%) DHCP
2 20 (58.82%) SMTP
3 19 (55.88%) SAN
4 15 (44.12%) Firewall
4 15 (44.12%) TCP/IP
5 13 (38.24%) WAN
6 12 (35.29%) LAN
7 11 (32.35%) IPFIX
7 11 (32.35%) SNMP
8 10 (29.41%) VLAN
9 9 (26.47%) WLAN
10 8 (23.53%) VoIP
11 7 (20.59%) Cisco ASA
11 7 (20.59%) NAS
12 4 (11.76%) DMZ
12 4 (11.76%) Remote Desktop
13 2 (5.88%) FCoE
13 2 (5.88%) IPsec
13 2 (5.88%) SMS
13 2 (5.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.59%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.94%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.94%) MySQL
2 1 (2.94%) Redis
2 1 (2.94%) TokuMX
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Git (software)
1 1 (2.94%) Octopus Deploy
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (26.47%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (14.71%) Technical Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) IT Technician
4 4 (11.76%) Operations Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Support Engineer
4 4 (11.76%) Technical Operations Engineer
5 3 (8.82%) Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Support
5 3 (8.82%) Service Analyst
5 3 (8.82%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (5.88%) Desktop Support
6 2 (5.88%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Help Desk Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Server Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (26.47%) WAP
2 4 (11.76%) Web Services
3 3 (8.82%) LDAP
4 2 (5.88%) J2EE
5 1 (2.94%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (2.94%) WAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (23.53%) Clustering
2 4 (11.76%) Replication
3 3 (8.82%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.88%) Grid Computing
5 1 (2.94%) CESG
5 1 (2.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (2.94%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.94%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.94%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 32 (94.12%) Windows
2 22 (64.71%) Windows Server
3 10 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (26.47%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (23.53%) Linux
6 5 (14.71%) CentOS
7 4 (11.76%) Ubuntu
8 3 (8.82%) Unix
9 2 (5.88%) AIX
9 2 (5.88%) HPUX
9 2 (5.88%) Solaris
9 2 (5.88%) SUSE
9 2 (5.88%) Windows XP
10 1 (2.94%) Windows 10
10 1 (2.94%) Windows 8
10 1 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (41.18%) ITIL
2 7 (20.59%) Patch Management
3 6 (17.65%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 6 (17.65%) Mentoring
4 5 (14.71%) Change Control
4 5 (14.71%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (11.76%) Incident Management
5 4 (11.76%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 4 (11.76%) Proactive Monitoring
6 3 (8.82%) OpenUP
7 2 (5.88%) Fault Analysis
7 2 (5.88%) High Availability
7 2 (5.88%) Load Balancing
7 2 (5.88%) Procure-to-Pay
7 2 (5.88%) Unit Testing
8 1 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.94%) Configuration Management
8 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (2.94%) Information Security
8 1 (2.94%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 12 (35.29%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.88%) Bash Shell
2 2 (5.88%) C-shell
2 2 (5.88%) Korn
2 2 (5.88%) Perl
2 2 (5.88%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.94%) C
3 1 (2.94%) PHP
3 1 (2.94%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (20.59%) OCA
1 7 (20.59%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (8.82%) CCNA
2 3 (8.82%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.94%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (2.94%) CISM
3 1 (2.94%) CISSP
3 1 (2.94%) CITP
3 1 (2.94%) IISP
3 1 (2.94%) ISSAP
3 1 (2.94%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) SLA
2 1 (2.94%) COBIT
2 1 (2.94%) GDPR
2 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 29 (85.29%) Active Directory
2 24 (70.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (38.24%) Hyper-V
4 11 (32.35%) XenApp
5 9 (26.47%) DFS Replication
6 2 (5.88%) KVM
6 2 (5.88%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (5.88%) Samba
6 2 (5.88%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 2 (5.88%) XenDesktop
7 1 (2.94%) Gluster
7 1 (2.94%) LXC
7 1 (2.94%) NFS
7 1 (2.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (32.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 9 (26.47%) WSUS
3 7 (20.59%) Backup Exec
4 2 (5.88%) OpenView
4 2 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (5.88%) Puppet
5 1 (2.94%) Ansible
5 1 (2.94%) Graphite
5 1 (2.94%) Graylog
5 1 (2.94%) HAProxy
5 1 (2.94%) Icinga
5 1 (2.94%) logstash
5 1 (2.94%) Salt
5 1 (2.94%) Terraform
5 1 (2.94%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 28 (82.35%) VMware
2 15 (44.12%) Cisco
2 15 (44.12%) Microsoft
3 11 (32.35%) Citrix
4 9 (26.47%) Veritas
5 7 (20.59%) arcserve
5 7 (20.59%) CA
5 7 (20.59%) Sophos
5 7 (20.59%) Symantec
5 7 (20.59%) Veeam
6 6 (17.65%) Red Hat
7 2 (5.88%) Cognos
7 2 (5.88%) F5
7 2 (5.88%) HP
7 2 (5.88%) Opsware
7 2 (5.88%) Oracle
7 2 (5.88%) PlateSpin
7 2 (5.88%) Sun