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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
South Yorkshire / Sheffield
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 54 34 61
Rank change year-on-year -20 +27  
Permanent jobs citing DNS 5 23 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 1.08% 4.67% 1.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.42% 24.47% 13.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3 21 14
Median salary £26,500 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.33% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,850 £24,250 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £28,450 £43,000 £43,575
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,000 £36,097
% change year-on-year +1.35% +2.50%  

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 Sheffield with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Sheffield
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 48 94 106
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 10.39% 19.07% 14.62%
Number of salaries quoted 102 225 330
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -2.43%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £75,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

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 28 June 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 14 (82.35%) Windows
1 14 (82.35%) VMware
2 13 (76.47%) Active Directory
3 12 (70.59%) ITIL
4 11 (64.71%) DHCP
5 10 (58.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (58.82%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (58.82%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
6 9 (52.94%) Windows Server
7 8 (47.06%) XenApp
8 7 (41.18%) SAN
8 7 (41.18%) Citrix
8 7 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
8 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (41.18%) Hyper-V
9 6 (35.29%) MCSE
10 5 (29.41%) PowerShell
10 5 (29.41%) SCOM
11 4 (23.53%) PKI
11 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
11 4 (23.53%) SLA
12 3 (17.65%) SQL
12 3 (17.65%) Citrix Certification
12 3 (17.65%) Unix
12 3 (17.65%) Linux
12 3 (17.65%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 3 (17.65%) Load Balancing
12 3 (17.65%) MCITP
12 3 (17.65%) XenDesktop

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 2 (11.76%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (64.71%) DHCP
2 7 (41.18%) SAN
3 2 (11.76%) Firewall
3 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.88%) LAN
4 1 (5.88%) LDAP
4 1 (5.88%) VPN
4 1 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 9 (52.94%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 8 (47.06%) Support Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (29.41%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Citrix Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) Wintel Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) Active Directory Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) Active Directory Support
6 2 (11.76%) Active Directory Support Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) IT Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) IT Support
6 2 (11.76%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) Wintel Support
6 2 (11.76%) Wintel Support Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) Citrix Consultant
7 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) Service Analyst
7 1 (5.88%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) PKI
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 14 (82.35%) Windows
2 10 (58.82%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (58.82%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (52.94%) Windows Server
4 7 (41.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (17.65%) Linux
5 3 (17.65%) Unix
6 1 (5.88%) Mac OS
6 1 (5.88%) Mac OS X
6 1 (5.88%) Windows 10
6 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) ITIL
2 3 (17.65%) High Availability
2 3 (17.65%) Load Balancing
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.88%) IT Strategy
4 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) PowerShell
2 3 (17.65%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (35.29%) MCSE
3 3 (17.65%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (17.65%) MCITP
4 1 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (76.47%) Active Directory
2 8 (47.06%) XenApp
3 7 (41.18%) Hyper-V
3 7 (41.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (17.65%) XenDesktop
5 1 (5.88%) Terminal Services
5 1 (5.88%) vCloud
5 1 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) SCOM
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (17.65%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (5.88%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) VMware
2 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
3 7 (41.18%) Citrix
4 2 (11.76%) SolarWinds
5 1 (5.88%) NetApp