The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 25 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 30 71 52
Rank change year-on-year +41 -19  
Permanent jobs citing DNS 36 6 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 6.30% 0.82% 4.26%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 38.30% 4.51% 20.88%
Number of salaries quoted 30 3 26
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.55% +2.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £45,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year - +4.16%  

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Northamptonshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 94 133 182
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 16.46% 18.19% 20.40%
Number of salaries quoted 74 102 150
Median salary £44,000 £37,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.33% -16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% -  

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire

DNS
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Salary trend for DNS in Northamptonshire

DNS
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DNS in Northamptonshire over the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

Salary histogram for DNS in Northamptonshire

DNS
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 25 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northampton +24 15 £30,000 -33.33% 1
Kettering - 4 - -
Brackley - 1 £50,000 -
DNS
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for DNS.

1 74 (94.87%) DHCP
2 46 (58.97%) Active Directory
3 43 (55.13%) Cisco
4 41 (52.56%) ITIL
5 34 (43.59%) Windows
5 34 (43.59%) SCOM
6 27 (34.62%) SCCM
7 26 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
7 26 (33.33%) VoIP
8 25 (32.05%) LAN
8 25 (32.05%) VLAN
9 23 (29.49%) WAN
9 23 (29.49%) CCNP
10 20 (25.64%) Firewall
11 19 (24.36%) SAN
11 19 (24.36%) TCP/IP
12 16 (20.51%) PBX
12 16 (20.51%) Incident Management
13 15 (19.23%) Matrix Organization
13 15 (19.23%) Hyper-V
13 15 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
13 15 (19.23%) Wireless
13 15 (19.23%) Matrix Management
13 15 (19.23%) SQL Server
13 15 (19.23%) CCNA
14 14 (17.95%) Terminal Services
14 14 (17.95%) FTP
15 13 (16.67%) VPN
15 13 (16.67%) Problem Management
16 12 (15.38%) WLAN

DNS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 5 (6.41%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (6.41%) MS Exchange
2 4 (5.13%) Apache
2 4 (5.13%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2000
3 3 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (2.56%) Apache Solr
4 2 (2.56%) CMS
4 2 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.56%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 12 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (10.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (10.26%) Office 365
3 2 (2.56%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 74 (94.87%) DHCP
2 26 (33.33%) VoIP
3 25 (32.05%) LAN
3 25 (32.05%) VLAN
4 23 (29.49%) WAN
5 20 (25.64%) Firewall
6 19 (24.36%) SAN
6 19 (24.36%) TCP/IP
7 16 (20.51%) PBX
8 15 (19.23%) Wireless
9 14 (17.95%) FTP
10 13 (16.67%) VPN
11 12 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
11 12 (15.38%) WLAN
12 11 (14.10%) IPv4
12 11 (14.10%) Unified Communications
13 9 (11.54%) Skype
14 5 (6.41%) NAS
15 3 (3.85%) NetScaler
15 3 (3.85%) POP3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.56%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (2.56%) MySQL
2 2 (2.56%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.56%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (3.85%) Back Office
2 1 (1.28%) Finance
2 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (39.74%) Administrator
2 19 (24.36%) Systems Administrator
3 16 (20.51%) IT Administrator
3 16 (20.51%) IT Systems Administrator
4 14 (17.95%) Analyst
5 13 (16.67%) Windows Administrator
6 12 (15.38%) Network Engineer
6 12 (15.38%) Senior Network Engineer
7 8 (10.26%) Windows Engineer
8 7 (8.97%) Cisco Engineer
8 7 (8.97%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 7 (8.97%) Server Engineer
9 5 (6.41%) Configuration Analyst
9 5 (6.41%) Network Analyst
9 5 (6.41%) Senior Cisco Engineer
9 5 (6.41%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
9 5 (6.41%) Windows Server Engineer
10 4 (5.13%) Cisco Analyst
10 4 (5.13%) Cisco Network Analyst
10 4 (5.13%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.85%) MAPI
2 2 (2.56%) LAMP
3 1 (1.28%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.23%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.13%) Replication
3 3 (3.85%) Clustering
3 3 (3.85%) PKI
4 2 (2.56%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.28%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.28%) iPad
5 1 (1.28%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 34 (43.59%) Windows
2 12 (15.38%) Windows Server
3 8 (10.26%) Windows 7
4 6 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (6.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (5.13%) Linux
6 4 (5.13%) Ubuntu
7 3 (3.85%) Windows 2000 Server
7 3 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.56%) CentOS
8 2 (2.56%) Fedora
8 2 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.28%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (52.56%) ITIL
2 16 (20.51%) Incident Management
3 15 (19.23%) Matrix Management
3 15 (19.23%) Matrix Organization
4 13 (16.67%) Problem Management
5 11 (14.10%) Network Management
5 11 (14.10%) Server Patching
5 11 (14.10%) Service Design
6 7 (8.97%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (5.13%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (5.13%) DevOps
8 4 (5.13%) ITIL V3
9 3 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (3.85%) Network Design
9 3 (3.85%) Project Management
9 3 (3.85%) Server Building
9 3 (3.85%) Service Management
10 2 (2.56%) ITSM
10 2 (2.56%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (15.38%) SQL
2 5 (6.41%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.56%) Bash Shell
3 2 (2.56%) Java
3 2 (2.56%) PHP
3 2 (2.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 26 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (29.49%) CCNP
3 15 (19.23%) CCNA
4 11 (14.10%) CCIE
5 2 (2.56%) MCSE
5 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 46 (58.97%) Active Directory
2 15 (19.23%) Hyper-V
3 14 (17.95%) Terminal Services
4 5 (6.41%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (3.85%) VMware ESX
5 3 (3.85%) XenDesktop
6 2 (2.56%) NFS
6 2 (2.56%) Postfix
6 2 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.28%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 34 (43.59%) SCOM
2 27 (34.62%) SCCM
3 4 (5.13%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (5.13%) SCOrch
4 3 (3.85%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (3.85%) Puppet
5 2 (2.56%) Ansible
5 2 (2.56%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 43 (55.13%) Cisco
2 11 (14.10%) SolarWinds
3 9 (11.54%) VMware
4 6 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 5 (6.41%) Google
6 4 (5.13%) Citrix
7 3 (3.85%) F5
7 3 (3.85%) Oracle
8 2 (2.56%) Adobe
8 2 (2.56%) hybris
8 2 (2.56%) Rackspace
8 2 (2.56%) Red Hat
9 1 (1.28%) Brocade
9 1 (1.28%) Meraki
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