The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northampton 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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
Northamptonshire / Northampton
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 59 49
Rank change year-on-year +16 -10  
Permanent jobs citing DNS 10 6 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 2.64% 1.09% 4.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.24% 8.96% 23.97%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 22
Median salary £30,000 £34,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.76% -24.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £35,250
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £37,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year - +2.06%  

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 Northampton with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Northampton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 58 67 121
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northampton 15.30% 12.18% 18.31%
Number of salaries quoted 41 47 88
Median salary £32,750 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.66% -16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northampton 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 Northampton

DNS
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Salary trend for DNS in Northampton

DNS
Salary Histogram in Northampton

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DNS in Northampton over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for DNS in Northampton

For the 6 months to 24 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 Northampton region with a requirement for DNS.

1 22 (91.67%) DHCP
1 22 (91.67%) Active Directory
2 16 (66.67%) SCOM
3 12 (50.00%) SAN
3 12 (50.00%) Cisco
3 12 (50.00%) Windows
3 12 (50.00%) ITIL
4 11 (45.83%) Incident Management
4 11 (45.83%) Hyper-V
5 10 (41.67%) Matrix Organization
5 10 (41.67%) Matrix Management
5 10 (41.67%) SQL Server
5 10 (41.67%) Terminal Services
6 8 (33.33%) SCCM
7 7 (29.17%) Server Patching
7 7 (29.17%) Windows Server
8 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (20.83%) VMware
10 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
10 4 (16.67%) SQL
10 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
10 4 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
10 4 (16.67%) Office 365
10 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
11 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
11 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
11 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
11 3 (12.50%) Firewall
12 2 (8.33%) Ubuntu

DNS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northampton 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 (8.33%) Apache
1 2 (8.33%) Apache Solr
1 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2000
1 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (16.67%) Office 365
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (91.67%) DHCP
2 12 (50.00%) SAN
3 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 3 (12.50%) Firewall
5 2 (8.33%) FTP
5 2 (8.33%) ICMP
5 2 (8.33%) IMAP
5 2 (8.33%) Internet
5 2 (8.33%) LDAP
5 2 (8.33%) NAS
5 2 (8.33%) NetScaler
5 2 (8.33%) POP3
5 2 (8.33%) Skype
5 2 (8.33%) SMTP
5 2 (8.33%) SSL
6 1 (4.17%) LAN
6 1 (4.17%) Unified Communications
6 1 (4.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 15 (62.50%) Administrator
2 10 (41.67%) IT Administrator
2 10 (41.67%) IT Systems Administrator
2 10 (41.67%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (20.83%) Windows Administrator
4 4 (16.67%) Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Server Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Windows Server Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support
6 2 (8.33%) Network Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Network Support Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Network Systems Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Support Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) Clustering
2 2 (8.33%) iPad
2 2 (8.33%) PKI
2 2 (8.33%) Replication
3 1 (4.17%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.17%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (50.00%) Windows
2 7 (29.17%) Windows Server
3 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (8.33%) Linux
4 2 (8.33%) Ubuntu
4 2 (8.33%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) ITIL
2 11 (45.83%) Incident Management
3 10 (41.67%) Matrix Management
3 10 (41.67%) Matrix Organization
4 7 (29.17%) Server Patching
5 4 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (8.33%) DevOps
6 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce
6 2 (8.33%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (8.33%) Problem Management
6 2 (8.33%) Project Management
6 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) SQL
2 3 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 2 (8.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) CCNA
1 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.17%) MCITP
2 1 (4.17%) MCP
2 1 (4.17%) MCSA
2 1 (4.17%) MCSE
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 22 (91.67%) Active Directory
2 11 (45.83%) Hyper-V
3 10 (41.67%) Terminal Services
4 2 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (8.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (66.67%) SCOM
2 8 (33.33%) SCCM
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (8.33%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 12 (50.00%) Cisco
2 5 (20.83%) VMware
3 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 2 (8.33%) Citrix
4 2 (8.33%) F5
4 2 (8.33%) hybris
4 2 (8.33%) Oracle