Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 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
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 57 76
Rank change year-on-year +8 +19 -3
Permanent jobs citing DNS 29 34 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 4.01% 3.43% 1.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.47% 24.29% 18.42%
Number of salaries quoted 28 31 9
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £25,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.57% - +14.75%
10th Percentile £21,000 £21,500 £22,350
90th Percentile £37,900 £45,000 £53,237
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £26,750 £34,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -21.32% +4.62% +12.07%

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 157 140 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Newcastle upon Tyne 21.72% 14.14% 9.17%
Number of salaries quoted 136 119 66
Newcastle upon Tyne median annual salary £35,000 £38,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% +22.81%
10th Percentile £21,750 £24,300 £21,425
90th Percentile £50,625 £76,000 £53,237
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £35,000 £38,500 £34,250
% change year-on-year -9.09% +12.41% +14.17%

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 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for DNS in Newcastle upon Tyne

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 28 (96.55%) Windows
2 25 (86.21%) DHCP
2 25 (86.21%) Active Directory
3 24 (82.76%) VMware
4 22 (75.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 21 (72.41%) Windows Server
6 18 (62.07%) SMTP
6 18 (62.07%) MS Exchange
7 17 (58.62%) SAN
8 14 (48.28%) TCP/IP
8 14 (48.28%) Cisco
8 14 (48.28%) Microsoft
9 13 (44.83%) Firewall
10 12 (41.38%) Hyper-V
10 12 (41.38%) ITIL
11 11 (37.93%) WAN
12 10 (34.48%) SNMP
12 10 (34.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 10 (34.48%) PowerShell
12 10 (34.48%) IPFIX
12 10 (34.48%) Microsoft Azure
12 10 (34.48%) Office 365
13 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2012
13 9 (31.03%) XenApp
13 9 (31.03%) VLAN
13 9 (31.03%) Citrix
13 9 (31.03%) LAN
14 8 (27.59%) WAP
14 8 (27.59%) WLAN
14 8 (27.59%) 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 18 (62.07%) MS Exchange
2 8 (27.59%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (6.90%) Apache
3 2 (6.90%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (6.90%) iPlanet
3 2 (6.90%) JBoss
3 2 (6.90%) MQSeries
3 2 (6.90%) OpenStack
3 2 (6.90%) Oracle Application Server
3 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.90%) Tomcat
3 2 (6.90%) WebLogic
3 2 (6.90%) WebLogic Portal
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 10 (34.48%) Microsoft Azure
1 10 (34.48%) Office 365
2 8 (27.59%) Azure Active Directory
3 5 (17.24%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (3.45%) IaaS
4 1 (3.45%) PaaS
4 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (86.21%) DHCP
2 18 (62.07%) SMTP
3 17 (58.62%) SAN
4 14 (48.28%) TCP/IP
5 13 (44.83%) Firewall
6 11 (37.93%) WAN
7 10 (34.48%) IPFIX
7 10 (34.48%) SNMP
8 9 (31.03%) LAN
8 9 (31.03%) VLAN
9 8 (27.59%) WLAN
10 7 (24.14%) VoIP
11 6 (20.69%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (20.69%) NAS
12 4 (13.79%) Remote Desktop
13 3 (10.34%) DMZ
14 2 (6.90%) FCoE
14 2 (6.90%) iSCSI
14 2 (6.90%) LDAP
14 2 (6.90%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.45%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Octopus Deploy
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (27.59%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) IT Technician
4 4 (13.79%) Technical Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Infrastructure Support
5 3 (10.34%) Operations Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Service Analyst
5 3 (10.34%) Support Engineer
5 3 (10.34%) Technical Operations Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 2 (6.90%) IT Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Windows Server Support
6 2 (6.90%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (27.59%) WAP
2 3 (10.34%) Web Services
3 2 (6.90%) J2EE
4 1 (3.45%) WAMP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (24.14%) Clustering
2 3 (10.34%) Replication
3 2 (6.90%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.90%) Grid Computing
4 1 (3.45%) CESG
4 1 (3.45%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 28 (96.55%) Windows
2 21 (72.41%) Windows Server
3 9 (31.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (27.59%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (20.69%) Linux
6 3 (10.34%) CentOS
6 3 (10.34%) Ubuntu
6 3 (10.34%) Unix
7 2 (6.90%) AIX
7 2 (6.90%) HPUX
7 2 (6.90%) Solaris
7 2 (6.90%) SUSE
8 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (3.45%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) ITIL
2 6 (20.69%) Patch Management
3 5 (17.24%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 5 (17.24%) Mentoring
4 3 (10.34%) Change Control
4 3 (10.34%) Incident Management
4 3 (10.34%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 3 (10.34%) OpenUP
4 3 (10.34%) Proactive Monitoring
4 3 (10.34%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (6.90%) Fault Analysis
5 2 (6.90%) High Availability
5 2 (6.90%) Load Balancing
5 2 (6.90%) Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (6.90%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.45%) Case Management
6 1 (3.45%) DDoS Mitigation
6 1 (3.45%) Security Architecture
6 1 (3.45%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 10 (34.48%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.90%) Bash Shell
2 2 (6.90%) C-shell
2 2 (6.90%) Korn
2 2 (6.90%) Perl
2 2 (6.90%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (20.69%) OCA
1 6 (20.69%) Oracle Certification
2 3 (10.34%) CCNA
2 3 (10.34%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.45%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (3.45%) CISM
3 1 (3.45%) CISSP
3 1 (3.45%) CITP
3 1 (3.45%) IISP
3 1 (3.45%) ISSAP
3 1 (3.45%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) SLA
2 1 (3.45%) COBIT
2 1 (3.45%) GDPR
2 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 25 (86.21%) Active Directory
2 22 (75.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (41.38%) Hyper-V
4 9 (31.03%) XenApp
5 8 (27.59%) DFS Replication
6 2 (6.90%) KVM
6 2 (6.90%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (6.90%) Samba
6 2 (6.90%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 1 (3.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (34.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 8 (27.59%) WSUS
3 6 (20.69%) Backup Exec
4 2 (6.90%) OpenView
5 1 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (3.45%) Puppet
5 1 (3.45%) SCCM
5 1 (3.45%) SCOM
5 1 (3.45%) SCOrch
5 1 (3.45%) SCSM
5 1 (3.45%) Terraform
Vendors
1 24 (82.76%) VMware
2 14 (48.28%) Cisco
2 14 (48.28%) Microsoft
3 9 (31.03%) Citrix
4 8 (27.59%) Veritas
5 6 (20.69%) arcserve
5 6 (20.69%) CA
5 6 (20.69%) Sophos
5 6 (20.69%) Symantec
5 6 (20.69%) Veeam
6 5 (17.24%) Red Hat
7 2 (6.90%) Cognos
7 2 (6.90%) F5
7 2 (6.90%) HP
7 2 (6.90%) Opsware
7 2 (6.90%) Oracle
7 2 (6.90%) PlateSpin
7 2 (6.90%) Sun