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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
Tyne and Wear / Newcastle upon Tyne
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 54 61
Rank change year-on-year +29 +7  
Permanent jobs citing DNS 30 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 7.69% 1.70% 1.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 41.10% 15.56% 11.90%
Number of salaries quoted 30 6 5
Median salary £30,000 £23,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.65% -32.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £28,040
10% offered a salary of more than £40,200 £41,500 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,689
% change year-on-year +2.66% +2.21%  

DNS is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next 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 and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Newcastle upon Tyne
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 73 45 42
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 18.72% 10.95% 9.11%
Number of salaries quoted 67 36 32
Median salary £30,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,750 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Newcastle upon Tyne

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne citing DNS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for DNS in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Newcastle upon Tyne region with a requirement for DNS.

1 43 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 41 (95.35%) Windows
3 37 (86.05%) Microsoft
3 37 (86.05%) DHCP
3 37 (86.05%) VMware
4 25 (58.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (53.49%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (53.49%) MS Office
6 22 (51.16%) Windows Server
7 17 (39.53%) MS Exchange
7 17 (39.53%) Citrix
7 17 (39.53%) VMware Infrastructure
8 16 (37.21%) Hyper-V
8 16 (37.21%) Amazon AWS
8 16 (37.21%) MS Excel
9 15 (34.88%) Amazon RDS
10 14 (32.56%) Office 365
10 14 (32.56%) ITIL
10 14 (32.56%) Windows XP
10 14 (32.56%) Firewall
10 14 (32.56%) Windows Server 2003
10 14 (32.56%) Presales
11 13 (30.23%) Clustering
12 12 (27.91%) TCP/IP
12 12 (27.91%) Cisco
12 12 (27.91%) Desktop Virtualisation
13 11 (25.58%) Malware Detection/Protection
13 11 (25.58%) SMTP
13 11 (25.58%) SQL
13 11 (25.58%) MCSE

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 17 (39.53%) MS Exchange
2 8 (18.60%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (13.95%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (11.63%) Apache
5 4 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (6.98%) Skype for Business
7 2 (4.65%) Office Communications Server
7 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
7 2 (4.65%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (4.65%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (2.33%) IBM Domino
8 1 (2.33%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 23 (53.49%) MS Office
2 16 (37.21%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (37.21%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (32.56%) Office 365
3 11 (25.58%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (11.63%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (11.63%) Amazon S3
4 5 (11.63%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (11.63%) Route 53
4 5 (11.63%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 3 (6.98%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 3 (6.98%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 3 (6.98%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (6.98%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 3 (6.98%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (6.98%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (86.05%) DHCP
2 14 (32.56%) Firewall
3 12 (27.91%) TCP/IP
4 11 (25.58%) SMTP
5 10 (23.26%) DMZ
5 10 (23.26%) SAN
5 10 (23.26%) VLAN
6 3 (6.98%) Skype
6 3 (6.98%) VPN
7 2 (4.65%) LAN
7 2 (4.65%) WAN
8 1 (2.33%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (34.88%) Amazon RDS
2 9 (20.93%) SQL Server
3 8 (18.60%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (11.63%) MySQL
5 3 (6.98%) Azure SQL Database
Job Titles
1 11 (25.58%) Windows Engineer
2 10 (23.26%) Support Engineer
3 8 (18.60%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 8 (18.60%) Active Directory Engineer
4 7 (16.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (13.95%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (13.95%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 6 (13.95%) Linux Engineer
5 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Engineer
5 6 (13.95%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (13.95%) Wintel Engineer
6 5 (11.63%) Cloud Engineer
6 5 (11.63%) Exchange Engineer
6 5 (11.63%) Windows Support Engineer
7 4 (9.30%) Active Directory Support
7 4 (9.30%) Active Directory Support Engineer
7 4 (9.30%) Wintel Support
7 4 (9.30%) Wintel Support Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) Azure Engineer
8 3 (6.98%) Office 365 Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (23.26%) Web Services
2 5 (11.63%) LAMP
2 5 (11.63%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (30.23%) Clustering
2 7 (16.28%) Replication
3 5 (11.63%) PKI
4 4 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (6.98%) Blackberry
5 3 (6.98%) Driving Licence
6 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.33%) AS400
7 1 (2.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 41 (95.35%) Windows
2 25 (58.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (53.49%) Windows Server 2012
4 22 (51.16%) Windows Server
5 14 (32.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (32.56%) Windows XP
6 11 (25.58%) Linux
7 5 (11.63%) CentOS
7 5 (11.63%) Ubuntu
8 2 (4.65%) Android
8 2 (4.65%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (32.56%) ITIL
1 14 (32.56%) Presales
2 12 (27.91%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 11 (25.58%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 7 (16.28%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (11.63%) DevOps
5 5 (11.63%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (11.63%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (11.63%) Service Delivery
6 4 (9.30%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 3 (6.98%) Change Control
7 3 (6.98%) Migration
7 3 (6.98%) Mobile Device Management
7 3 (6.98%) Problem Management
8 2 (4.65%) Content Management
8 2 (4.65%) Continuous Delivery
8 2 (4.65%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (4.65%) Incident Management
8 2 (4.65%) Visualisation
9 1 (2.33%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (25.58%) SQL
2 8 (18.60%) PowerShell
3 5 (11.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (25.58%) MCSE
1 11 (25.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.65%) AWS Certification
2 2 (4.65%) Degree
2 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.33%) CCNA
3 1 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.33%) HND
3 1 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.33%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 43 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 17 (39.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (37.21%) Hyper-V
4 6 (13.95%) VMware ESX
5 5 (11.63%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (11.63%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (9.30%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (23.26%) Backup Exec
2 4 (9.30%) SCOM
Vendors
1 37 (86.05%) Microsoft
1 37 (86.05%) VMware
2 17 (39.53%) Citrix
3 12 (27.91%) Cisco
4 10 (23.26%) Sophos
4 10 (23.26%) Symantec
5 5 (11.63%) arcserve
5 5 (11.63%) Dell
5 5 (11.63%) Extreme Networks
5 5 (11.63%) HP
6 4 (9.30%) SolarWinds
7 2 (4.65%) MobileIron
7 2 (4.65%) Trend Micro
8 1 (2.33%) Lotus
8 1 (2.33%) NetApp