Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 73 57 73
Rank change year-on-year -16 +16 -11
Permanent jobs citing DNS 5 31 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 0.61% 3.05% 2.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.91% 18.24% 14.08%
Number of salaries quoted 5 29 28
Sheffield median annual salary £21,250 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -43.33% +25.00% -23.08%
10th Percentile £19,400 £25,900 £25,325
90th Percentile £29,550 £44,200 £42,875
South Yorkshire median annual salary £23,125 £31,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year -25.40% +3.33% -22.58%

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 Sheffield with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Sheffield
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 128 170 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 15.57% 16.70% 15.88%
Number of salaries quoted 119 136 178
Sheffield median annual salary £32,500 £35,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.80% -11.88% -11.11%
10th Percentile £20,525 £22,625 £23,000
90th Percentile £55,500 £56,250 £62,500
South Yorkshire median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year -7.14% -10.26% -2.50%

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for DNS in Sheffield

DNS
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Salary trend for DNS in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 21 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for DNS.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) Office 365
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) Mac OS X
3 3 (60.00%) X-Windows
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (60.00%) VPN
3 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 3 (60.00%) Mac OS
3 3 (60.00%) iPad
4 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (20.00%) Clustering
5 1 (20.00%) WSH
5 1 (20.00%) VLAN
5 1 (20.00%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (20.00%) QA
5 1 (20.00%) SCCM
5 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (20.00%) DHCP
5 1 (20.00%) VBScript
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server

DNS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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 3 (60.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Office 365
2 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
1 3 (60.00%) VPN
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) IT Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) IT Support
2 3 (60.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory Support
3 1 (20.00%) Active Directory Support Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Exchange Support
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Server Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server Support
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) X-Windows
2 1 (20.00%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) iPad
2 1 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) Mac OS
2 3 (60.00%) Mac OS X
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (20.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft