Period
to 20 January 2019

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 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 62 78 66
Rank change year-on-year +16 -12 +16
Permanent jobs citing DNS 18 7 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 2.26% 0.84% 2.38%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.40% 6.03% 15.48%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 23
Sheffield median annual salary £50,000 £32,500 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +53.85% +3.17% -3.82%
South Yorkshire median annual salary £34,000 £32,500 £30,250
% change year-on-year +4.62% +7.44% -7.63%

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 125 116 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 15.72% 13.98% 15.35%
Number of salaries quoted 87 111 127
Sheffield median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -18.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £23,000 £19,625 £21,250
90th Percentile £64,750 £55,000 £55,000
South Yorkshire median annual salary £34,000 £32,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +4.62% -16.67% +1.96%

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

DNS
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DNS in Sheffield over the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

Salary histogram for DNS in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, IT jobs citing DNS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Sheffield region with a requirement for DNS.

1 11 (61.11%) Linux
1 11 (61.11%) Data Centre
2 10 (55.56%) Project Management
3 8 (44.44%) Firewall
4 7 (38.89%) Service Management
4 7 (38.89%) Load Balancing
4 7 (38.89%) Middleware
4 7 (38.89%) PMO
4 7 (38.89%) IT Strategy
5 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 6 (33.33%) DHCP
5 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 6 (33.33%) Incident Management
6 4 (22.22%) Network Architecture
6 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
6 4 (22.22%) Security Monitoring
6 4 (22.22%) Single Sign-On
6 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (22.22%) Junos
6 4 (22.22%) Operations Management
6 4 (22.22%) Network Design
6 4 (22.22%) Network Load Balancing
6 4 (22.22%) Cisco
6 4 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (22.22%) BGP
6 4 (22.22%) IPv6
6 4 (22.22%) VPN
6 4 (22.22%) Windows
6 4 (22.22%) Juniper
6 4 (22.22%) MPLS

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 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.56%) Apache
2 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (16.67%) Office 365
3 1 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (5.56%) SaaS
3 1 (5.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (44.44%) Firewall
2 6 (33.33%) DHCP
3 4 (22.22%) BGP
3 4 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
3 4 (22.22%) IPv6
3 4 (22.22%) Junos
3 4 (22.22%) LAN
3 4 (22.22%) MPLS
3 4 (22.22%) OSPF
3 4 (22.22%) VoIP
3 4 (22.22%) VPN
4 3 (16.67%) Internet
4 3 (16.67%) SAN
5 1 (5.56%) HTTP
5 1 (5.56%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) MySQL
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
1 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
1 3 (16.67%) Manufacturing
1 3 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.56%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Network Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) IT Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Juniper Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Network Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Senior IT Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Network Operations Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) JavaScript Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Operations Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) Middleware
2 1 (5.56%) SAML
2 1 (5.56%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (61.11%) Data Centre
2 3 (16.67%) Fat Client
2 3 (16.67%) Thin Client
3 1 (5.56%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.56%) e-Learning
3 1 (5.56%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 11 (61.11%) Linux
2 4 (22.22%) Windows
2 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
3 3 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (55.56%) Project Management
2 7 (38.89%) IT Strategy
2 7 (38.89%) Load Balancing
2 7 (38.89%) Service Management
3 6 (33.33%) Incident Management
4 4 (22.22%) Network Architecture
4 4 (22.22%) Network Design
4 4 (22.22%) Network Load Balancing
4 4 (22.22%) Operations Management
4 4 (22.22%) Security Monitoring
5 3 (16.67%) Application Packaging
5 3 (16.67%) Capacity Management
5 3 (16.67%) Change Control
5 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 3 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (16.67%) Problem Management
5 3 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (16.67%) Release Management
5 3 (16.67%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 3 (16.67%) Shell Script
2 3 (16.67%) VBA
3 1 (5.56%) Java
3 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (38.89%) PMO
2 3 (16.67%) SLA
3 1 (5.56%) ISO 9001
3 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) Single Sign-On
2 3 (16.67%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (22.22%) Cisco
2 4 (22.22%) Juniper
3 3 (16.67%) Infoblox
3 3 (16.67%) McAfee
3 3 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle
4 1 (5.56%) Peoplefluent