Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
Northamptonshire > Northampton
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 79 54
Rank change year-on-year +32 -25 +22
Permanent jobs citing DNS 25 20 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 3.64% 1.98% 3.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.37% 14.29% 26.36%
Number of salaries quoted 22 15 52
Northampton median annual salary £30,000 £28,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -30.00% +19.40%
10th Percentile £21,250 £25,500 £34,000
90th Percentile £42,500 £41,500 £45,000
Northamptonshire median annual salary £30,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -29.41% +6.25% +19.40%

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 Northampton with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Northampton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 117 140 220
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northampton 17.06% 13.83% 15.08%
Number of salaries quoted 82 80 180
Northampton median annual salary £35,000 £36,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.78% -10.00% +8.11%
10th Percentile £21,250 £25,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £50,125 £58,875
Northamptonshire median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - -12.50% +9.59%

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Northampton

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

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 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for DNS in Northampton

For the 6 months to 18 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 Northampton region with a requirement for DNS.

1 25 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 22 (88.00%) DHCP
3 17 (68.00%) Windows
4 16 (64.00%) Microsoft
5 15 (60.00%) MS Exchange
5 15 (60.00%) Windows Server
6 14 (56.00%) Cisco
6 14 (56.00%) ITIL
6 14 (56.00%) SCCM
7 13 (52.00%) Hyper-V
8 10 (40.00%) SAN
8 10 (40.00%) TCP/IP
8 10 (40.00%) Windows 10
9 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 8 (32.00%) Matrix Management
10 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
10 8 (32.00%) Windows 7
10 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (32.00%) Matrix Organization
11 7 (28.00%) Windows 8
11 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Office
11 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2003
11 7 (28.00%) VMware
12 6 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2007
12 6 (24.00%) NetApp
12 6 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2010
12 6 (24.00%) Office 365
13 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification

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 15 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (28.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 6 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (20.00%) IIS
5 2 (8.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (8.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (24.00%) Office 365
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (88.00%) DHCP
2 10 (40.00%) SAN
2 10 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (20.00%) LAN
4 4 (16.00%) Remote Desktop
4 4 (16.00%) Unified Communications
4 4 (16.00%) VLAN
4 4 (16.00%) WAN
5 3 (12.00%) Firewall
6 2 (8.00%) Intranet
6 2 (8.00%) NetScaler
7 1 (4.00%) FTP
7 1 (4.00%) HTTP
7 1 (4.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (32.00%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (16.00%) Retail
2 2 (8.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (56.00%) Administrator
1 14 (56.00%) Systems Administrator
2 12 (48.00%) IT Administrator
2 12 (48.00%) IT Systems Administrator
3 4 (16.00%) Network Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Network Systems Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Senior IT Administrator
3 4 (16.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 4 (16.00%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) IT Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Office 365 Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Office 365 Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Service Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) VMWare Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Windows Administrator
5 2 (8.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Clustering
1 4 (16.00%) User Experience
2 2 (8.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 17 (68.00%) Windows
2 15 (60.00%) Windows Server
3 10 (40.00%) Windows 10
4 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (32.00%) Windows 7
5 8 (32.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (28.00%) Windows 8
6 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (12.00%) Apple iOS
7 3 (12.00%) Mac OS X
8 2 (8.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) ITIL
2 8 (32.00%) Matrix Management
2 8 (32.00%) Matrix Organization
3 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (16.00%) Incident Management
3 4 (16.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 4 (16.00%) Network Load Balancing
3 4 (16.00%) Patch Management
3 4 (16.00%) Server Virtualisation
4 3 (12.00%) Migration
5 2 (8.00%) Coaching
5 2 (8.00%) ITSM
5 2 (8.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (12.00%) DBS Check
2 3 (12.00%) MCP
2 3 (12.00%) MCSE
3 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.00%) MCITP
4 1 (4.00%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (52.00%) Hyper-V
3 7 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (20.00%) Terminal Services
5 4 (16.00%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (8.00%) XenApp
6 2 (8.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (56.00%) SCCM
2 4 (16.00%) WSUS
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 2 (8.00%) SCOM
3 2 (8.00%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 16 (64.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (56.00%) Cisco
3 7 (28.00%) VMware
4 6 (24.00%) NetApp
5 4 (16.00%) HP
6 3 (12.00%) Apple
6 3 (12.00%) Capita
7 2 (8.00%) Citrix
7 2 (8.00%) EqualLogic
7 2 (8.00%) McAfee
7 2 (8.00%) Palo Alto