Period
to 19 November 2017

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

Domain Name System (DNS)
Manchester > Salford
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 18 13 -
Rank change year-on-year -5 - +29
Permanent jobs citing DNS 6 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 4.76% 10.71% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.63% 37.50% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 0
Salford median annual salary £31,500 £31,600 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.32% - -
Manchester median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year -11.76% +41.67% -9.09%

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 Salford with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Salford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 41 24 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Salford 32.54% 28.57% 12.40%
Number of salaries quoted 34 22 15
Salford median annual salary £37,750 £32,914 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.69% -5.96% -17.65%
10th Percentile £25,000 £20,775 £22,550
90th Percentile £49,625 £40,000 £37,500
Manchester median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -3.75% +6.67% +4.17%

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Salford

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

Job vacancy trend for DNS in Salford

DNS
Salary Trend in Salford

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

Salary trend for DNS in Salford

DNS
Salary Histogram in Salford

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

Salary histogram for DNS in Salford

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

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) DHCP
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 3 (50.00%) WAN
3 3 (50.00%) SAN
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (50.00%) LAN
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) Cacti
4 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) CentOS
4 2 (33.33%) VoIP
4 2 (33.33%) VPN
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) MySQL
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) IIS
4 2 (33.33%) Web Services
4 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
4 2 (33.33%) Nagios
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (33.33%) Debian

DNS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Salford 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 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) DHCP
2 3 (50.00%) LAN
2 3 (50.00%) SAN
2 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) VoIP
3 2 (33.33%) VPN
4 1 (16.67%) MPLS
4 1 (16.67%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) IT Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Voice Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Voice Network Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support
3 1 (16.67%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Network Support
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Support
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) CentOS
4 2 (33.33%) Debian
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) CCNA
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) Terminal Services
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Cacti
1 2 (33.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat