Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
Wales > North Wales
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 17 -
Rank change year-on-year -4 - +16
Permanent jobs citing DNS 4 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Wales 4.08% 6.67% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 36.36% 100.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 0
North Wales median annual salary £41,000 £27,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +49.09% - -
Wales median annual salary £36,500 £33,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year +9.77% -11.33% -

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 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in North Wales 11.22% 6.67% 15.07%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 11
North Wales median annual salary £42,000 £27,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +52.73% -8.33% -27.27%
10th Percentile £33,450 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £49,500 £28,750 £37,500
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £38,875 £37,500
% change year-on-year -3.54% +3.67% -2.60%

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 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
Flintshire - 3 £41,000 -
Conwy - 1 - -
DNS
Wales

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

1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) BCP
2 3 (75.00%) SLA
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) IPsec
2 3 (75.00%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (50.00%) Wireshark
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Strategic Management
3 2 (50.00%) SAP ERP
3 2 (50.00%) Network Security
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (50.00%) MPLS
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) SNMP
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) SAP
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) ERP
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
4 1 (25.00%) SSH
4 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (25.00%) Change Management
4 1 (25.00%) Wireless
4 1 (25.00%) Web Services

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:

Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) IPsec
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
3 2 (50.00%) LAN
3 2 (50.00%) MPLS
3 2 (50.00%) Network Security
3 2 (50.00%) SNMP
3 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (50.00%) Wireshark
4 1 (25.00%) Internet
4 1 (25.00%) SSH
4 1 (25.00%) SSL
4 1 (25.00%) VLAN
4 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) IT Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Network Security Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Security Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) BCP
1 3 (75.00%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (50.00%) ERP
2 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Strategic Management
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (25.00%) People Management
3 1 (25.00%) SIEM
3 1 (25.00%) Threat Management
3 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) QRadar
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) SAP
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper
2 1 (25.00%) LogRhythm
2 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (25.00%) Splunk