Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
England > North East
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 61 75
Rank change year-on-year -20 +14 +24
Permanent jobs citing DNS 27 40 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.92% 3.48% 2.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.21% 16.74% 16.41%
Number of salaries quoted 26 39 37
North East median annual salary £45,000 £27,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +63.64% -21.43% +35.92%
10th Percentile £25,000 £19,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £66,250 £39,200 £44,250
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 190 239 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 13.53% 20.82% 17.63%
Number of salaries quoted 164 213 235
North East median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10th Percentile £21,325 £21,250 £25,700
90th Percentile £56,250 £51,048 £50,000
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 17 October 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 17 October 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 -33 16 £40,000 +60.00% 6
Durham +10 3 £34,500 +72.50%
DNS
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 20 (74.07%) Amazon AWS
2 18 (66.67%) DevOps
3 17 (62.96%) Windows
4 16 (59.26%) Linux
4 16 (59.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 16 (59.26%) Puppet
5 15 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
5 15 (55.56%) VMware
6 14 (51.85%) Opscode Chef
6 14 (51.85%) Windows Server
7 13 (48.15%) SSL
8 12 (44.44%) Configuration Management
8 12 (44.44%) Docker
8 12 (44.44%) Hyper-V
9 11 (40.74%) Apache Solr
9 11 (40.74%) Benchmarking
9 11 (40.74%) MongoDB
9 11 (40.74%) Apache Cassandra
9 11 (40.74%) NoSQL
9 11 (40.74%) Bash Shell
9 11 (40.74%) Elasticsearch
9 11 (40.74%) SaaS
9 11 (40.74%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 11 (40.74%) Cobbler
9 11 (40.74%) Load Testing
9 11 (40.74%) Internet
9 11 (40.74%) Shell Script
9 11 (40.74%) Java
9 11 (40.74%) JavaScript
9 11 (40.74%) AWS Certification

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 11 (40.74%) Apache Solr
1 11 (40.74%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (14.81%) IIS
3 1 (3.70%) Apache
3 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 20 (74.07%) Amazon AWS
2 16 (59.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (40.74%) SaaS
4 4 (14.81%) Office 365
5 2 (7.41%) IaaS
5 2 (7.41%) PaaS
6 1 (3.70%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (3.70%) Amazon S3
6 1 (3.70%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (3.70%) Route 53
6 1 (3.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (48.15%) SSL
2 11 (40.74%) Internet
3 10 (37.04%) DHCP
4 6 (22.22%) SAN
5 3 (11.11%) LAN
5 3 (11.11%) TCP/IP
5 3 (11.11%) WAN
6 2 (7.41%) NAS
6 2 (7.41%) Network Security
6 2 (7.41%) VSAN
7 1 (3.70%) Firewall
7 1 (3.70%) iSCSI
7 1 (3.70%) NetScaler
7 1 (3.70%) VLAN
7 1 (3.70%) VoIP
7 1 (3.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (40.74%) Apache Cassandra
1 11 (40.74%) MongoDB
1 11 (40.74%) NoSQL
2 7 (25.93%) SQL Server
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (7.41%) Amazon Aurora
4 2 (7.41%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (7.41%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (7.41%) MariaDB
4 2 (7.41%) MySQL
4 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database
4 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (7.41%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (7.41%) RDBMS
4 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
4 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.70%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Jenkins
2 2 (7.41%) Ant
2 2 (7.41%) Artifactory
2 2 (7.41%) Gatling
2 2 (7.41%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.41%) GitLab
2 2 (7.41%) Maven
2 2 (7.41%) NeoLoad
2 2 (7.41%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (7.41%) Selenium
2 2 (7.41%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (37.04%) AWS Engineer
3 9 (33.33%) AWS DevOps
3 9 (33.33%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 9 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
3 9 (33.33%) Senior DevOps
3 9 (33.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 8 (29.63%) Linux DevOps Engineer
4 8 (29.63%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 8 (29.63%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 7 (25.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Azure DevOps
6 3 (11.11%) Azure DevOps Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) Azure Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Architect
7 2 (7.41%) Cloud Architect
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Cloud Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Wintel Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.11%) .NET
2 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET
2 2 (7.41%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (7.41%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) PKI
2 1 (3.70%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (62.96%) Windows
2 16 (59.26%) Linux
3 14 (51.85%) Windows Server
4 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (11.11%) Windows 10
7 2 (7.41%) Windows 8
8 1 (3.70%) CentOS
8 1 (3.70%) Ubuntu
8 1 (3.70%) Windows 7
8 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (66.67%) DevOps
2 12 (44.44%) Configuration Management
3 11 (40.74%) Benchmarking
3 11 (40.74%) Deployment Automation
3 11 (40.74%) Load Testing
4 7 (25.93%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 3 (11.11%) Data Architecture
5 3 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (7.41%) Business Continuity
6 2 (7.41%) Open Source
6 2 (7.41%) Operations Management
6 2 (7.41%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (7.41%) Security Architecture
6 2 (7.41%) Server Virtualisation
6 2 (7.41%) Software Deployment
7 1 (3.70%) Commercial Awareness
7 1 (3.70%) Continuous Delivery
7 1 (3.70%) Patch Management
7 1 (3.70%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) Bash Shell
1 11 (40.74%) Java
1 11 (40.74%) JavaScript
1 11 (40.74%) Shell Script
2 3 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 3 (11.11%) SQL
3 2 (7.41%) Python
Qualifications
1 11 (40.74%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.11%) SLA
2 1 (3.70%) GDPR
2 1 (3.70%) QA
System Software
1 15 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (44.44%) Docker
2 12 (44.44%) Hyper-V
3 11 (40.74%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 10 (37.04%) Active Directory
5 3 (11.11%) XenServer
6 2 (7.41%) vSphere
7 1 (3.70%) KVM
7 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (3.70%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (3.70%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (3.70%) VirtualBox
7 1 (3.70%) VMware Server
7 1 (3.70%) Xen
7 1 (3.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (59.26%) Puppet
2 14 (51.85%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (40.74%) Cobbler
4 5 (18.52%) Ansible
5 4 (14.81%) Kubernetes
6 2 (7.41%) Consul
6 2 (7.41%) Docker Swarm
6 2 (7.41%) Grafana
6 2 (7.41%) Kibana
6 2 (7.41%) logstash
6 2 (7.41%) Rancher
6 2 (7.41%) Single Sign-On
6 2 (7.41%) Terraform
6 2 (7.41%) Tivoli
6 2 (7.41%) ZABBIX
7 1 (3.70%) Icinga
7 1 (3.70%) Nagios
7 1 (3.70%) PaperCut
Vendors
1 15 (55.56%) VMware
2 3 (11.11%) Citrix
3 2 (7.41%) AppDynamics
3 2 (7.41%) Dell
3 2 (7.41%) Dynatrace
3 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle
3 2 (7.41%) Riverbed
4 1 (3.70%) Cisco
4 1 (3.70%) Dell Compellent
4 1 (3.70%) EMC
4 1 (3.70%) Mitel
4 1 (3.70%) Veeam