Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
Wales > North Wales
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 - 15
Rank change year-on-year - +15 -
Permanent jobs citing DNS 8 0 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Wales 6.45% - 10.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 72.73% - 39.29%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 5
North Wales median annual salary £27,500 - £27,500
10th Percentile £26,250 - £23,750
90th Percentile £28,750 - £31,250
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +15.38%

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 11 10 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Wales 8.87% 10.75% 27.18%
Number of salaries quoted 11 10 19
North Wales median annual salary £27,500 £25,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -28.57% -6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £29,500 £34,125 £48,500
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% -2.60% +5.48%

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
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 20 November 2017. 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
Denbighshire - 2 £27,750 -
DNS
Wales

For the 6 months to 20 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 North Wales region with a requirement for DNS.

1 8 (100.00%) MCSE
1 8 (100.00%) DHCP
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) A+ Certification
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco
2 6 (75.00%) CCNP
2 6 (75.00%) CCNA
2 6 (75.00%) Windows XP
2 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 6 (75.00%) MCP
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Google
2 6 (75.00%) Time Management
2 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 6 (75.00%) ITIL V2
2 6 (75.00%) G Suite
2 6 (75.00%) Windows 8
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (75.00%) Driving Licence
2 6 (75.00%) DBS Check
2 6 (75.00%) WLAN
3 2 (25.00%) vSphere
3 2 (25.00%) MCITP
3 2 (25.00%) VLAN

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 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 6 (75.00%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) DHCP
2 6 (75.00%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) WLAN
3 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (25.00%) VLAN
General
1 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) IT Technician
2 2 (25.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) Windows 8
1 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 6 (75.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL V2
1 6 (75.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) MCSE
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (75.00%) A+ Certification
2 6 (75.00%) CCNA
2 6 (75.00%) CCNP
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (75.00%) DBS Check
2 6 (75.00%) MCP
3 2 (25.00%) Degree
3 2 (25.00%) MCITP
3 2 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (75.00%) Hyper-V
2 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (25.00%) NFS
3 2 (25.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco
2 6 (75.00%) Google