Period
to 19 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Rochdale 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 19 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
Manchester > Rochdale
6 months to
19 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 7 16
Rank change year-on-year -7 +9 -
Permanent jobs citing DNS 12 43 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Rochdale 16.22% 30.07% 13.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.53% 34.96% 19.51%
Number of salaries quoted 10 43 16
Rochdale median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £56,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.18% -1.79% -
10th Percentile £39,500 £35,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £60,625 £60,000 £100,000
Manchester median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £30,250
% change year-on-year -11.76% +40.50% -8.33%

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 Rochdale with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Rochdale
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 47 123 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Rochdale 63.51% 86.01% 71.30%
Number of salaries quoted 45 121 72
Rochdale median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% -
10th Percentile £23,000 £23,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £50,000 £60,000 £70,000
Manchester median annual salary £38,500 £41,592 £37,000
% change year-on-year -7.43% +12.41% +2.07%

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Rochdale

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

Job vacancy trend for DNS in Rochdale

DNS
Salary Trend in Rochdale

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

Salary trend for DNS in Rochdale

DNS
Salary Histogram in Rochdale

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DNS in Rochdale over the 6 months to 19 October 2017.

Salary histogram for DNS in Rochdale

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 Rochdale region with a requirement for DNS.

1 12 (100.00%) Broadband
1 12 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 12 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 12 (100.00%) Nagios
1 12 (100.00%) TACACS
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
1 12 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 12 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 12 (100.00%) OpenNMS
1 12 (100.00%) Network Management
2 11 (91.67%) Cacti
2 11 (91.67%) Puppet
2 11 (91.67%) SCCM
2 11 (91.67%) Huawei
2 11 (91.67%) MRTG
2 11 (91.67%) RANCID
2 11 (91.67%) Telecoms
2 11 (91.67%) BGP
2 11 (91.67%) Configuration Management
2 11 (91.67%) Juniper
2 11 (91.67%) Ericsson
2 11 (91.67%) SNMP
2 11 (91.67%) Cisco
3 9 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (75.00%) MPLS
3 9 (75.00%) CCNP
4 8 (66.67%) Change Management
4 8 (66.67%) JNCIP
4 8 (66.67%) LAN
4 8 (66.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service

DNS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Rochdale 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:

Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) Broadband
1 12 (100.00%) Ethernet
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
1 12 (100.00%) TACACS
1 12 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
2 11 (91.67%) BGP
2 11 (91.67%) MRTG
2 11 (91.67%) SNMP
3 9 (75.00%) MPLS
4 8 (66.67%) LAN
5 7 (58.33%) Internet
6 4 (33.33%) Asterisk PBX
6 4 (33.33%) IPv6
6 4 (33.33%) VoIP
7 3 (25.00%) Junos
7 3 (25.00%) LLU
7 3 (25.00%) OSPF
7 3 (25.00%) VLAN
7 3 (25.00%) VPN
7 3 (25.00%) VRRP
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (91.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Designer
2 4 (33.33%) Network Designer
3 2 (16.67%) Lead Designer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (25.00%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Network Management
2 11 (91.67%) Configuration Management
3 8 (66.67%) Change Management
4 2 (16.67%) Coaching
4 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
4 2 (16.67%) Network Planning
5 1 (8.33%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) Perl
1 3 (25.00%) PHP
1 3 (25.00%) Python
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) CCNP
1 9 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (66.67%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (100.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 12 (100.00%) Nagios
1 12 (100.00%) OpenNMS
2 11 (91.67%) Cacti
2 11 (91.67%) Puppet
2 11 (91.67%) RANCID
2 11 (91.67%) SCCM
3 3 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Cisco
1 11 (91.67%) Ericsson
1 11 (91.67%) Huawei
1 11 (91.67%) Juniper
2 3 (25.00%) Brocade
2 3 (25.00%) Foundry
2 3 (25.00%) ZyXEL