Period
to 2 March 2021

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 2 March 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
2 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 70 56 65
Rank change year-on-year -14 +9 +6
Permanent jobs citing DNS 9 11 19
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Sheffield 1.50% 1.87% 2.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.18% 11.70% 14.73%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 10
Median annual salary £32,500 £22,750 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +42.86% -46.47% +27.82%
10th Percentile £21,250 £17,250 £26,100
90th Percentile £35,750 £40,000 £50,000
South Yorkshire median annual salary £32,500 £23,000 £33,250
% change year-on-year +41.30% -30.83% +2.31%

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 98 94 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 16.28% 15.99% 15.16%
Number of salaries quoted 43 64 85
Median annual salary £43,000 £41,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.24% +10.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £23,000 £23,500 £21,850
90th Percentile £57,500 £66,375 £62,981
South Yorkshire median annual salary £43,000 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +14.67% +15.38% -

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for DNS in Sheffield

DNS
Salary Trend in Sheffield

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing DNS in Sheffield.

Salary trend for DNS in Sheffield

DNS
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Salary distribution for jobs citing DNS in Sheffield over the 6 months to 2 March 2021.

Salary histogram for DNS in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 2 March 2021, 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 7 (77.78%) Microsoft 365
2 7 (77.78%) DHCP
2 7 (77.78%) TCP/IP
2 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
3 6 (66.67%) Windows 10
4 5 (55.56%) Law
5 4 (44.44%) Firewall
5 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
5 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
5 4 (44.44%) Azure
6 3 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (33.33%) VMware
7 2 (22.22%) IPsec
7 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
7 2 (22.22%) CCNP
7 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (22.22%) Juniper
7 2 (22.22%) MPLS
7 2 (22.22%) OSPF
7 2 (22.22%) BGP
7 2 (22.22%) DSL
7 2 (22.22%) VPN
7 2 (22.22%) Cisco
7 2 (22.22%) Linux
7 2 (22.22%) Python
7 2 (22.22%) PHP

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:

Cloud Services
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft 365
2 4 (44.44%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) DHCP
1 7 (77.78%) TCP/IP
2 4 (44.44%) Firewall
3 2 (22.22%) BGP
3 2 (22.22%) DSL
3 2 (22.22%) IPsec
3 2 (22.22%) MPLS
3 2 (22.22%) OSPF
3 2 (22.22%) VPN
3 2 (22.22%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (55.56%) Law
2 2 (22.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Administrator
1 3 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (22.22%) IT Technician
2 2 (22.22%) Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) 1st Line Support Technician
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Azure Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) IT Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) IT Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support
3 1 (11.11%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (11.11%) IT Systems Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Server Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Support Technician
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (66.67%) Windows 10
3 2 (22.22%) Linux
3 2 (22.22%) Ubuntu
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (22.22%) Innovative Thinking
2 2 (22.22%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (11.11%) Data Security
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
2 2 (22.22%) PHP
2 2 (22.22%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) CCNP
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (22.22%) JNCIP
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
3 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (22.22%) FreeRADIUS
5 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco
3 2 (22.22%) Juniper