Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Solihull 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
West Midlands > Solihull
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 48 47
Rank change year-on-year +1 -1 +14
Permanent jobs citing DNS 9 6 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Solihull 2.25% 1.40% 2.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.16% 11.32% 11.82%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 11
Solihull median annual salary £35,750 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - -13.33%
10th Percentile £29,825 £25,850 £25,750
90th Percentile £37,963 £33,750 £33,750
West Midlands median annual salary £36,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +4.29% +7.69% +8.33%

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 Solihull with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Solihull
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 74 53 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Solihull 18.50% 12.35% 20.95%
Number of salaries quoted 69 46 96
Solihull median annual salary £30,000 £33,250 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.77% +10.83% -14.29%
10th Percentile £21,000 £24,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £50,000 £48,500 £48,125
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

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

Job vacancy trend for DNS in Solihull

DNS
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Salary trend for DNS in Solihull

DNS
Salary Histogram in Solihull

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DNS in Solihull over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for DNS in Solihull

For the 6 months to 18 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 Solihull region with a requirement for DNS.

1 7 (77.78%) Windows
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 6 (66.67%) DHCP
2 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 6 (66.67%) Office 365
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 5 (55.56%) Data Centre
3 5 (55.56%) VMware
3 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
4 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
4 4 (44.44%) SCCM
4 4 (44.44%) Windows 8
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 3 (33.33%) Skype
5 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (33.33%) Firewall
5 3 (33.33%) Finance
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (33.33%) MCSE
6 2 (22.22%) MCSA
6 2 (22.22%) Apache
6 2 (22.22%) Python
6 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
6 2 (22.22%) Java

DNS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Solihull 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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (22.22%) Apache
2 2 (22.22%) CMS
2 2 (22.22%) Drupal
2 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (22.22%) nginx
2 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 2 (22.22%) WordPress
3 1 (11.11%) IBM Notes
3 1 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (22.22%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (66.67%) Office 365
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (22.22%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (22.22%) Linode
3 2 (22.22%) Yammer
4 1 (11.11%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) DHCP
2 5 (55.56%) TCP/IP
3 3 (33.33%) Firewall
3 3 (33.33%) Skype
4 2 (22.22%) Network Security
4 2 (22.22%) SSH
4 2 (22.22%) VPN
5 1 (11.11%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Git (software)
1 2 (22.22%) PEAR
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Administrator
1 4 (44.44%) IT Administrator
1 4 (44.44%) IT Systems Administrator
1 4 (44.44%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Desktop Support
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) IT Support
2 2 (22.22%) Office 365 Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Data Centre Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) IT Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) SCCM Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) SCCM Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Server Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Support
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) LAMP
1 2 (22.22%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (11.11%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Data Centre
2 2 (22.22%) Replication
3 1 (11.11%) Client/Server
3 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 6 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (44.44%) Windows 8
5 3 (33.33%) Windows 7
6 2 (22.22%) Linux
7 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
2 2 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps
2 2 (22.22%) DNA
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
2 2 (22.22%) Network Load Balancing
2 2 (22.22%) Server Hardening
2 2 (22.22%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (11.11%) Application Packaging
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (11.11%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
2 2 (22.22%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) PHP
2 2 (22.22%) Python
2 2 (22.22%) Ruby
2 2 (22.22%) Shell Script
3 1 (11.11%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) MCSE
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (22.22%) MCITP
2 2 (22.22%) MCSA
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (11.11%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) ISO 22301
1 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (77.78%) Active Directory
2 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
4 2 (22.22%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) SCCM
2 2 (22.22%) HAProxy
2 2 (22.22%) Nagios
2 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (22.22%) SCOM
2 2 (22.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) NetApp
3 2 (22.22%) Nimble Storage
4 1 (11.11%) IBM
4 1 (11.11%) Lotus