Period
to 19 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
England > North East
6 months to
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 74 72
Rank change year-on-year -13 -2 +29
Permanent jobs citing DNS 27 44 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.94% 2.90% 2.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.14% 15.49% 18.43%
Number of salaries quoted 23 46 35
North East median annual salary £42,500 £30,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +41.67% -11.76% +49.78%
10th Percentile £25,000 £21,625 £21,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £43,750 £43,750
England median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +1.18% +3.66% +2.50%

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 North East with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 191 284 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 13.75% 18.71% 15.11%
Number of salaries quoted 160 251 188
North East median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - +3.70%
10th Percentile £22,900 £21,750 £21,500
90th Percentile £66,375 £52,884 £48,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing DNS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for DNS in the North East

DNS
Salary Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DNS in the North East.

Salary trend for DNS in the North East

DNS
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DNS in the North East over the 6 months to 19 December 2018.

Salary histogram for DNS in the North East

DNS
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the North East region over the 6 months to 19 December 2018. 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
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -36 15 £31,250 +4.17% 9
Durham +21 5 £38,250 +53.00% 2
DNS
England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 North East region with a requirement for DNS.

1 19 (70.37%) Windows
2 18 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (59.26%) Active Directory
4 14 (51.85%) Linux
4 14 (51.85%) DHCP
4 14 (51.85%) DevOps
4 14 (51.85%) Windows Server
5 13 (48.15%) Microsoft Azure
5 13 (48.15%) Puppet
6 12 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
7 11 (40.74%) VMware Infrastructure
7 11 (40.74%) Configuration Management
7 11 (40.74%) VMware
8 10 (37.04%) Benchmarking
8 10 (37.04%) Internet
8 10 (37.04%) SSL
8 10 (37.04%) Java
8 10 (37.04%) JavaScript
8 10 (37.04%) Load Testing
8 10 (37.04%) Hyper-V
8 10 (37.04%) MongoDB
8 10 (37.04%) Apache Cassandra
8 10 (37.04%) NoSQL
8 10 (37.04%) Bash Shell
8 10 (37.04%) AWS Certification
9 9 (33.33%) Deployment Automation
9 9 (33.33%) Docker
10 8 (29.63%) SaaS
10 8 (29.63%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 8 (29.63%) Cobbler

DNS
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 (29.63%) Apache Solr
1 8 (29.63%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (7.41%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.70%) IIS
3 1 (3.70%) Skype for Business
3 1 (3.70%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.70%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (3.70%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 18 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (48.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (29.63%) SaaS
4 7 (25.93%) Office 365
5 2 (7.41%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (7.41%) Amazon S3
6 1 (3.70%) AWS CloudFormation
6 1 (3.70%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (3.70%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (3.70%) IaaS
6 1 (3.70%) OneDrive
6 1 (3.70%) PaaS
6 1 (3.70%) Route 53
6 1 (3.70%) Serverless
6 1 (3.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (51.85%) DHCP
2 10 (37.04%) Internet
2 10 (37.04%) SSL
3 6 (22.22%) LAN
4 4 (14.81%) SAN
4 4 (14.81%) TCP/IP
5 3 (11.11%) WAN
5 3 (11.11%) WLAN
6 2 (7.41%) VLAN
7 1 (3.70%) Extranet
7 1 (3.70%) Firewall
7 1 (3.70%) Intranet
7 1 (3.70%) iSCSI
7 1 (3.70%) NAS
7 1 (3.70%) NetScaler
7 1 (3.70%) Network Security
7 1 (3.70%) Skype
7 1 (3.70%) VoIP
7 1 (3.70%) VPN
7 1 (3.70%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (37.04%) Apache Cassandra
1 10 (37.04%) MongoDB
1 10 (37.04%) NoSQL
2 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
3 2 (7.41%) MySQL
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (3.70%) Amazon Aurora
4 1 (3.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (3.70%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (3.70%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (3.70%) MariaDB
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.70%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (3.70%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (3.70%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.70%) Relational Database
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Jenkins
2 3 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.70%) Ant
3 1 (3.70%) Artifactory
3 1 (3.70%) Gatling
3 1 (3.70%) GitLab
3 1 (3.70%) Maven
3 1 (3.70%) NeoLoad
3 1 (3.70%) Selenium
General
1 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
1 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.70%) Back Office
2 1 (3.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) AWS Engineer
1 10 (37.04%) Linux Engineer
2 9 (33.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 8 (29.63%) DevOps Engineer
4 7 (25.93%) AWS DevOps
4 7 (25.93%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 7 (25.93%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 7 (25.93%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 6 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (22.22%) Senior DevOps
5 6 (22.22%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) IT Support
7 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Cloud Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Linux Systems Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Linux Systems Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) .NET
1 1 (3.70%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (3.70%) PKI
1 1 (3.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 19 (70.37%) Windows
2 14 (51.85%) Linux
2 14 (51.85%) Windows Server
3 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (22.22%) Windows 10
4 6 (22.22%) Windows 7
5 5 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (7.41%) Windows 8
7 1 (3.70%) CentOS
7 1 (3.70%) Ubuntu
7 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) DevOps
2 11 (40.74%) Configuration Management
3 10 (37.04%) Benchmarking
3 10 (37.04%) Load Testing
4 9 (33.33%) Deployment Automation
5 6 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 4 (14.81%) Mobile Device Management
7 3 (11.11%) Data Architecture
7 3 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (11.11%) ITIL
7 3 (11.11%) Software Deployment
8 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
8 2 (7.41%) Migration
8 2 (7.41%) Server Management
8 2 (7.41%) Server Virtualisation
9 1 (3.70%) Coaching
9 1 (3.70%) Commercial Awareness
9 1 (3.70%) Continuous Delivery
9 1 (3.70%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 10 (37.04%) Bash Shell
1 10 (37.04%) Java
1 10 (37.04%) JavaScript
2 8 (29.63%) Shell Script
3 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
3 2 (7.41%) Python
3 2 (7.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (37.04%) AWS Certification
2 1 (3.70%) CCNA
2 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.70%) MCSA
2 1 (3.70%) MCSE
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) SLA
2 1 (3.70%) GDPR
2 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 16 (59.26%) Active Directory
2 11 (40.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (37.04%) Hyper-V
4 9 (33.33%) Docker
5 8 (29.63%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 3 (11.11%) vSphere
6 3 (11.11%) XenServer
7 1 (3.70%) KVM
7 1 (3.70%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (3.70%) VirtualBox
7 1 (3.70%) Xen
7 1 (3.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (48.15%) Puppet
2 12 (44.44%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (29.63%) Cobbler
4 3 (11.11%) Ansible
5 1 (3.70%) Consul
5 1 (3.70%) Docker Swarm
5 1 (3.70%) Grafana
5 1 (3.70%) Icinga
5 1 (3.70%) Kibana
5 1 (3.70%) Kubernetes
5 1 (3.70%) logstash
5 1 (3.70%) Nagios
5 1 (3.70%) PaperCut
5 1 (3.70%) Rancher
5 1 (3.70%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (3.70%) Tivoli
5 1 (3.70%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) VMware
2 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 3 (11.11%) Cisco
3 3 (11.11%) Citrix
4 2 (7.41%) Dell
5 1 (3.70%) Adobe
5 1 (3.70%) AppDynamics
5 1 (3.70%) Dell Compellent
5 1 (3.70%) Dynatrace
5 1 (3.70%) HP
5 1 (3.70%) Mitel
5 1 (3.70%) Oracle
5 1 (3.70%) Riverbed
5 1 (3.70%) SAP
5 1 (3.70%) Veeam