Period
to 21 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in North Wales 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 21 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
Wales > North Wales
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 23 - 20
Rank change year-on-year - +20 -
Permanent jobs citing DNS 3 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Wales 3.30% - 2.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 60.00% - 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
North Wales median annual salary £30,000 - £32,500
Wales median annual salary £42,000 £36,116 £32,500
% change year-on-year +16.29% +11.13% +3.17%

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

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
North Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 5 11 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Wales 5.49% 15.07% 24.69%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 19
North Wales median annual salary £45,000 £25,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +80.00% -16.67% -29.41%
10th Percentile £32,250 £21,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £56,750 £39,000 £42,500
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - -6.25%

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in North Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for DNS in North Wales

DNS
Salary Trend in North Wales

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

Salary trend for DNS in North Wales

DNS
Salary Histogram in North Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DNS in North Wales over the 6 months to 21 June 2018.

Salary histogram for DNS in North Wales

DNS
Job Locations in North Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the North Wales region over the 6 months to 21 June 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
Flintshire - 2 £30,000 - 1
Conwy - 1 - -
DNS
Wales

For the 6 months to 21 June 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 Wales region with a requirement for DNS.

1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
3 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Veeam
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (33.33%) Splunk
3 1 (33.33%) SIEM
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (33.33%) LogRhythm
3 1 (33.33%) People Management
3 1 (33.33%) Palo Alto
3 1 (33.33%) Threat Management
3 1 (33.33%) QRadar
3 1 (33.33%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (33.33%) Data Security
3 1 (33.33%) IPsec
3 1 (33.33%) Replication
3 1 (33.33%) VMware

DNS
Co-occurring IT Skills in North Wales 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 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) VLAN
2 2 (66.67%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) IPsec
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) SSH
3 1 (33.33%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Network Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Network Security Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Security Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Security Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Network Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Network Security Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Security Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Security Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Support Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Support
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
1 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) CRM
1 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (33.33%) Data Security
1 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (33.33%) ERP
1 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
1 1 (33.33%) Logistics
1 1 (33.33%) People Management
1 1 (33.33%) SIEM
1 1 (33.33%) Threat Management
1 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) QRadar
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Juniper
1 1 (33.33%) LogRhythm
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Palo Alto
1 1 (33.33%) Sage
1 1 (33.33%) Splunk
1 1 (33.33%) Veeam
1 1 (33.33%) VMware