Period
to 25 July 2017

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 6 months to 25 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 43 94 68
Rank change year-on-year +51 -26 +2
Permanent jobs citing DNS 60 21 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 5.19% 1.43% 3.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.13% 8.61% 19.08%
Number of salaries quoted 48 18 49
Northamptonshire median annual salary £41,750 £29,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +43.97% -35.56% +18.42%
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,500 £32,400
90th Percentile £58,250 £45,000 £52,750
East Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £31,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -16.00% -

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 206 244 304
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 17.80% 16.60% 16.89%
Number of salaries quoted 156 179 252
Northamptonshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +9.59%
10th Percentile £21,500 £25,400 £22,825
90th Percentile £62,500 £50,000 £53,750
East Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +6.67%

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

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 6 months to 25 July 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 6 months to 25 July 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
Northampton +23 21 £30,000 +7.14%
Kettering +18 7 £27,500 +25.00% 1
Wellingborough - 6 £31,500 -
Brackley -8 1 £50,000 +53.85%
Corby - 1 - -
DNS
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 55 (91.67%) DHCP
2 41 (68.33%) Active Directory
3 32 (53.33%) Windows
4 30 (50.00%) Cisco
4 30 (50.00%) Firewall
5 29 (48.33%) ITIL
6 25 (41.67%) SCCM
6 25 (41.67%) Hyper-V
7 23 (38.33%) SCOM
7 23 (38.33%) SAN
8 19 (31.67%) TCP/IP
9 17 (28.33%) LAN
10 16 (26.67%) VMware
11 15 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
11 15 (25.00%) Windows Server
12 13 (21.67%) CCNP
12 13 (21.67%) WAN
12 13 (21.67%) SQL Server
13 12 (20.00%) VoIP
13 12 (20.00%) Microsoft
13 12 (20.00%) VLAN
13 12 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
13 12 (20.00%) Matrix Management
14 11 (18.33%) Network Management
14 11 (18.33%) VPN
14 11 (18.33%) SQL
15 10 (16.67%) CCNA
15 10 (16.67%) Office 365
15 10 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
15 10 (16.67%) Incident Management

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 (8.33%) Apache
2 4 (6.67%) IIS
3 3 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (3.33%) Apache Solr
4 2 (3.33%) CMS
4 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.33%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.33%) nginx
5 1 (1.67%) Confluence
5 1 (1.67%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.67%) Office 365
2 9 (15.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (5.00%) SaaS
5 2 (3.33%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (1.67%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (1.67%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (1.67%) Amazon S3
6 1 (1.67%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 55 (91.67%) DHCP
2 30 (50.00%) Firewall
3 23 (38.33%) SAN
4 19 (31.67%) TCP/IP
5 17 (28.33%) LAN
6 13 (21.67%) WAN
7 12 (20.00%) VLAN
7 12 (20.00%) VoIP
8 11 (18.33%) VPN
9 8 (13.33%) PBX
9 8 (13.33%) Skype
9 8 (13.33%) WLAN
10 7 (11.67%) Cisco Nexus
10 7 (11.67%) Unified Communications
11 5 (8.33%) NAS
12 4 (6.67%) FTP
12 4 (6.67%) IPv4
12 4 (6.67%) Wireless
13 3 (5.00%) iSCSI
13 3 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (21.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.00%) MySQL
3 2 (3.33%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (3.33%) Redis
4 1 (1.67%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Git (software)
1 3 (5.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.67%) JIRA
General
1 4 (6.67%) Back Office
2 1 (1.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (36.67%) Administrator
2 17 (28.33%) Systems Administrator
3 14 (23.33%) IT Administrator
3 14 (23.33%) IT Systems Administrator
4 12 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support
5 9 (15.00%) Network Engineer
6 6 (10.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 6 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (10.00%) Analyst
6 6 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
6 6 (10.00%) Windows Administrator
7 5 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
7 5 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 5 (8.33%) Server Engineer
7 5 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
8 4 (6.67%) Infrastructure Team Leader
8 4 (6.67%) IT Support
8 4 (6.67%) Team Leader
9 3 (5.00%) Infrastructure Support Team Leader
9 3 (5.00%) Network Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.00%) LAMP
2 1 (1.67%) Velocity
2 1 (1.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.67%) Replication
2 5 (8.33%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.33%) iPad
5 1 (1.67%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.67%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 32 (53.33%) Windows
2 15 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 10 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (8.33%) Linux
6 4 (6.67%) Ubuntu
7 3 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (3.33%) CentOS
8 2 (3.33%) Fedora
9 1 (1.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (48.33%) ITIL
2 12 (20.00%) Matrix Management
2 12 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
3 11 (18.33%) Network Management
4 10 (16.67%) Incident Management
5 7 (11.67%) Problem Management
5 7 (11.67%) Service Design
6 5 (8.33%) DevOps
6 5 (8.33%) Server Patching
7 4 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (5.00%) Coaching
8 3 (5.00%) Information Security
8 3 (5.00%) ITSM
8 3 (5.00%) Performance Management
8 3 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
8 3 (5.00%) Service Management
9 2 (3.33%) CAD
9 2 (3.33%) E-Commerce
9 2 (3.33%) ERP
9 2 (3.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.33%) SQL
2 8 (13.33%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (5.00%) PHP
3 3 (5.00%) Python
4 2 (3.33%) Java
5 1 (1.67%) Perl
5 1 (1.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (21.67%) CCNP
3 10 (16.67%) CCNA
4 4 (6.67%) CCIE
5 3 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (3.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.67%) MCITP
7 1 (1.67%) MCP
7 1 (1.67%) MCSA
7 1 (1.67%) MCSE
7 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 41 (68.33%) Active Directory
2 25 (41.67%) Hyper-V
3 9 (15.00%) Terminal Services
4 8 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (3.33%) NFS
6 2 (3.33%) Postfix
7 1 (1.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 25 (41.67%) SCCM
2 23 (38.33%) SCOM
3 8 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (8.33%) Puppet
5 4 (6.67%) SCOrch
6 3 (5.00%) Ansible
7 2 (3.33%) HAProxy
8 1 (1.67%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 30 (50.00%) Cisco
2 16 (26.67%) VMware
3 12 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (6.67%) SolarWinds
5 3 (5.00%) Brocade
5 3 (5.00%) Citrix
5 3 (5.00%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.33%) Adobe
6 2 (3.33%) Google
6 2 (3.33%) hybris
6 2 (3.33%) Rackspace
7 1 (1.67%) AppDynamics
7 1 (1.67%) Mitel
7 1 (1.67%) Palo Alto
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