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 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
England / North East
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 58 72
Rank change year-on-year +7 +14  
Permanent jobs citing DNS 21 24 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 3.68% 3.03% 2.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.92% 16.90% 18.28%
Number of salaries quoted 21 21 15
Median salary £35,000 £30,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.75% +1.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £28,000 £21,580
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £50,000 £48,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £36,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year +1.36% -  

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 the North East with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
North East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 111 142 93
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North East 19.44% 17.93% 11.83%
Number of salaries quoted 102 132 75
Median salary £36,500 £33,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.95% -4.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,910 £26,000 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North East 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 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 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear +8 6 £31,000 -4.61% 5
Durham -7 5 £20,000 -33.33% 2
Teesside - 1 £36,500 -
DNS
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 North East region with a requirement for DNS.

1 51 (89.47%) Active Directory
2 45 (78.95%) Windows
3 44 (77.19%) DHCP
4 37 (64.91%) VMware
5 34 (59.65%) Microsoft
6 31 (54.39%) Citrix
7 27 (47.37%) Firewall
8 26 (45.61%) Cisco
9 25 (43.86%) ITIL
9 25 (43.86%) VMware Infrastructure
9 25 (43.86%) Windows Server
10 23 (40.35%) Windows Server 2012
11 22 (38.60%) Windows Server 2008
12 21 (36.84%) TCP/IP
13 20 (35.09%) MS Exchange
14 19 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
15 18 (31.58%) Office 365
15 18 (31.58%) Microsoft Office
16 17 (29.82%) Hyper-V
16 17 (29.82%) Amazon AWS
17 16 (28.07%) Amazon RDS
18 15 (26.32%) Presales
19 14 (24.56%) SAN
20 13 (22.81%) Clustering
21 12 (21.05%) SQL
21 12 (21.05%) Linux
21 12 (21.05%) SMTP
21 12 (21.05%) Malware Detection/Protection
21 12 (21.05%) Desktop Virtualisation
22 11 (19.30%) VoIP

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 20 (35.09%) MS Exchange
2 9 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (8.77%) Apache
5 3 (5.26%) IIS
6 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.75%) IBM Domino
6 1 (1.75%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.75%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 18 (31.58%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 19 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (31.58%) Office 365
3 17 (29.82%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (8.77%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (8.77%) Amazon S3
4 5 (8.77%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (8.77%) Route 53
4 5 (8.77%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 3 (5.26%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 3 (5.26%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 3 (5.26%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (5.26%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 3 (5.26%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (5.26%) PaaS
6 1 (1.75%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 44 (77.19%) DHCP
2 27 (47.37%) Firewall
3 21 (36.84%) TCP/IP
4 14 (24.56%) SAN
5 12 (21.05%) SMTP
6 11 (19.30%) VoIP
7 10 (17.54%) DMZ
7 10 (17.54%) VLAN
8 7 (12.28%) LAN
8 7 (12.28%) VPN
9 6 (10.53%) WAN
10 5 (8.77%) Wireless
11 4 (7.02%) Cisco Wireless
11 4 (7.02%) NetScaler
11 4 (7.02%) PBX
11 4 (7.02%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (3.51%) Network Security
12 2 (3.51%) WLAN
13 1 (1.75%) Cisco IOS
13 1 (1.75%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (28.07%) Amazon RDS
2 9 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 9 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (8.77%) MySQL
4 3 (5.26%) Azure SQL Database
General
1 5 (8.77%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (21.05%) Analyst
1 12 (21.05%) Windows Engineer
2 10 (17.54%) Support Engineer
3 9 (15.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (12.28%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 7 (12.28%) Linux Engineer
4 7 (12.28%) Service Analyst
4 7 (12.28%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 6 (10.53%) Active Directory Engineer
5 6 (10.53%) Cisco Engineer
5 6 (10.53%) Microsoft Engineer
6 5 (8.77%) Cloud Engineer
6 5 (8.77%) Exchange Engineer
6 5 (8.77%) IT Analyst
6 5 (8.77%) Service Desk Analyst
6 5 (8.77%) Windows Support Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) Cisco VoIP Engineer
7 4 (7.02%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (17.54%) Web Services
2 5 (8.77%) LAMP
2 5 (8.77%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.81%) Clustering
2 7 (12.28%) Replication
3 5 (8.77%) Driving Licence
3 5 (8.77%) Life Science
4 4 (7.02%) PKI
5 3 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.51%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.75%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 45 (78.95%) Windows
2 25 (43.86%) Windows Server
3 23 (40.35%) Windows Server 2012
4 22 (38.60%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (21.05%) Linux
6 10 (17.54%) Windows 8
7 9 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (14.04%) Windows XP
9 5 (8.77%) CentOS
9 5 (8.77%) Ubuntu
10 4 (7.02%) Unix
11 1 (1.75%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (43.86%) ITIL
2 15 (26.32%) Presales
3 12 (21.05%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 12 (21.05%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 11 (19.30%) Incident Management
5 7 (12.28%) Migration
6 5 (8.77%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (8.77%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (8.77%) DevOps
6 5 (8.77%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (8.77%) Root Cause Analysis
6 5 (8.77%) Service Management
7 4 (7.02%) ITSM
7 4 (7.02%) Service Delivery
7 4 (7.02%) TOGAF
7 4 (7.02%) Validation
8 3 (5.26%) Change Control
9 2 (3.51%) Continuous Delivery
9 2 (3.51%) Security Management
9 2 (3.51%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 12 (21.05%) SQL
2 6 (10.53%) PowerShell
3 5 (8.77%) PHP
4 4 (7.02%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (19.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (14.04%) HND
3 7 (12.28%) MCSE
4 5 (8.77%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (7.02%) MCSA
6 3 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (3.51%) AWS Certification
7 2 (3.51%) CCNA
7 2 (3.51%) CISSP
8 1 (1.75%) A+ Certification
8 1 (1.75%) CCDE
8 1 (1.75%) CCDP
8 1 (1.75%) CCIE
8 1 (1.75%) CCNP
8 1 (1.75%) DBS Check
8 1 (1.75%) MCITP
8 1 (1.75%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (17.54%) SLA
System Software
1 51 (89.47%) Active Directory
2 25 (43.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (29.82%) Hyper-V
4 11 (19.30%) XenApp
5 7 (12.28%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 7 (12.28%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (8.77%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (1.75%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (17.54%) Backup Exec
2 7 (12.28%) vCenter Server
3 2 (3.51%) SCCM
3 2 (3.51%) SCOM
3 2 (3.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (1.75%) SCOrch
4 1 (1.75%) SCSM
Vendors
1 37 (64.91%) VMware
2 34 (59.65%) Microsoft
3 31 (54.39%) Citrix
4 26 (45.61%) Cisco
5 10 (17.54%) Sophos
5 10 (17.54%) Symantec
6 6 (10.53%) HP
7 5 (8.77%) arcserve
7 5 (8.77%) Dell
7 5 (8.77%) Extreme Networks
8 3 (5.26%) Apple
9 1 (1.75%) Google
9 1 (1.75%) Juniper
9 1 (1.75%) Lotus
9 1 (1.75%) MobileIron
9 1 (1.75%) NetApp
9 1 (1.75%) Palo Alto
9 1 (1.75%) Ruckus Wireless
9 1 (1.75%) SolarWinds
Sunderland, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Houghton Le Spring, Tyne And Wear
Recruitment Genius
Posted: 2 days ago
Durham
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago