Period
to 19 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 19 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
19 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 55 69 79
Rank change year-on-year +14 +10 -3
Permanent jobs citing DNS 48 37 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 3.99% 2.96% 2.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.59% 24.83% 14.47%
Number of salaries quoted 40 35 33
South Yorkshire median annual salary £36,553 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.47% - -18.75%
10th Percentile £24,750 £27,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £50,000 £67,500 £45,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -6.67%

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 174 149 228
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 14.45% 11.94% 16.40%
Number of salaries quoted 128 132 206
South Yorkshire median annual salary £36,750 £32,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.08% -14.47% -5.00%
10th Percentile £23,300 £19,325 £25,000
90th Percentile £61,536 £67,125 £55,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for DNS in South Yorkshire

DNS
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for DNS in South Yorkshire

DNS
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DNS in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 19 May 2019.

Salary histogram for DNS in South Yorkshire

DNS
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 19 May 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +7 38 £47,500 +26.67% 1
Doncaster +4 3 £30,000 -
Rotherham -4 2 £30,000 +2.24%
Barnsley - 1 £35,607 -
DNS
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 May 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for DNS.

1 27 (56.25%) Cisco
2 26 (54.17%) Windows
3 25 (52.08%) Linux
3 25 (52.08%) Firewall
4 24 (50.00%) DHCP
4 24 (50.00%) Data Centre
5 20 (41.67%) VPN
6 19 (39.58%) Load Balancing
6 19 (39.58%) VoIP
7 18 (37.50%) IPv6
7 18 (37.50%) MPLS
7 18 (37.50%) OSPF
7 18 (37.50%) BGP
7 18 (37.50%) Windows Server
7 18 (37.50%) Security Monitoring
7 18 (37.50%) Network Architecture
8 14 (29.17%) Active Directory
8 14 (29.17%) Hyper-V
9 13 (27.08%) VMware
9 13 (27.08%) CCNA
9 13 (27.08%) Cisco Certification
9 13 (27.08%) SQL Server
9 13 (27.08%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (22.92%) Office 365
10 11 (22.92%) LAN
10 11 (22.92%) Microsoft
10 11 (22.92%) Windows Server 2008
11 10 (20.83%) HP
11 10 (20.83%) Dell
11 10 (20.83%) WAN

DNS
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 9 (18.75%) IIS
2 4 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.08%) Apache
3 1 (2.08%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.08%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.08%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (22.92%) Office 365
2 9 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (8.33%) SaaS
5 3 (6.25%) IaaS
5 3 (6.25%) PaaS
6 1 (2.08%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (2.08%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 25 (52.08%) Firewall
2 24 (50.00%) DHCP
3 20 (41.67%) VPN
4 19 (39.58%) VoIP
5 18 (37.50%) BGP
5 18 (37.50%) IPv6
5 18 (37.50%) MPLS
5 18 (37.50%) OSPF
6 11 (22.92%) LAN
7 10 (20.83%) WAN
8 5 (10.42%) Cisco IOS
8 5 (10.42%) Junos
8 5 (10.42%) SAN
8 5 (10.42%) TCP/IP
9 3 (6.25%) Cisco ASA
9 3 (6.25%) Internet
10 1 (2.08%) HTTP
10 1 (2.08%) IP Telephony
10 1 (2.08%) SMTP
10 1 (2.08%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (27.08%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.08%) MySQL
4 1 (2.08%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (4.17%) Finance
1 2 (4.17%) Manufacturing
1 2 (4.17%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.08%) Aerospace
2 1 (2.08%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (41.67%) Network Engineer
2 14 (29.17%) Support Engineer
3 6 (12.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 6 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 6 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (10.42%) Cisco Engineer
4 5 (10.42%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 5 (10.42%) Field Engineer
4 5 (10.42%) Field Support Engineer
4 5 (10.42%) Juniper Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) Analyst
5 3 (6.25%) Deployment Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) IT Support
6 2 (4.17%) Deployment Specialist
6 2 (4.17%) IT Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) IT Technician
6 2 (4.17%) Software Deployment Specialist
6 2 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.17%) .NET
1 2 (4.17%) WSH
2 1 (2.08%) Java EE
2 1 (2.08%) Middleware
2 1 (2.08%) SAML
2 1 (2.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 24 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (10.42%) Fat Client
2 5 (10.42%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.08%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.08%) e-Learning
3 1 (2.08%) EPoS
3 1 (2.08%) Fintech
3 1 (2.08%) Learning Management System
3 1 (2.08%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 26 (54.17%) Windows
2 25 (52.08%) Linux
3 18 (37.50%) Windows Server
4 13 (27.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (22.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (18.75%) Windows 10
7 8 (16.67%) Windows 8
8 5 (10.42%) Android
8 5 (10.42%) Apple iOS
8 5 (10.42%) Windows XP
9 4 (8.33%) Unix
10 2 (4.17%) Windows 7
11 1 (2.08%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (39.58%) Load Balancing
2 18 (37.50%) Network Architecture
2 18 (37.50%) Security Monitoring
3 9 (18.75%) ITIL
4 6 (12.50%) Release Management
5 5 (10.42%) Email Migration
5 5 (10.42%) Migration
5 5 (10.42%) Network Design
5 5 (10.42%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (8.33%) Software Deployment
6 4 (8.33%) Test Automation
7 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 3 (6.25%) Project Management
8 2 (4.17%) Configuration Management
8 2 (4.17%) Data Analysis
8 2 (4.17%) ERP
8 2 (4.17%) Incident Management
8 2 (4.17%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (4.17%) Patch Management
8 2 (4.17%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.42%) SQL
2 4 (8.33%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.17%) C#
3 2 (4.17%) Shell Script
3 2 (4.17%) VBA
3 2 (4.17%) VBScript
4 1 (2.08%) Java
4 1 (2.08%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 13 (27.08%) CCNA
1 13 (27.08%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (6.25%) Degree
3 2 (4.17%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (2.08%) A+ Certification
4 1 (2.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (2.08%) MCDST
4 1 (2.08%) MCITP
4 1 (2.08%) MCP
4 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.42%) QA
2 2 (4.17%) SLA
3 1 (2.08%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.08%) PMO
System Software
1 14 (29.17%) Active Directory
1 14 (29.17%) Hyper-V
2 8 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (10.42%) vSphere
4 1 (2.08%) vCloud
4 1 (2.08%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (14.58%) SCCM
2 3 (6.25%) Single Sign-On
3 2 (4.17%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (4.17%) WSUS
4 1 (2.08%) Ansible
4 1 (2.08%) Terraform
Vendors
1 27 (56.25%) Cisco
2 13 (27.08%) VMware
3 11 (22.92%) Microsoft
4 10 (20.83%) Dell
4 10 (20.83%) HP
5 6 (12.50%) Citrix
6 5 (10.42%) Juniper
7 4 (8.33%) Veeam
8 2 (4.17%) Infoblox
8 2 (4.17%) McAfee
8 2 (4.17%) Oracle
9 1 (2.08%) arcserve
9 1 (2.08%) EMC
9 1 (2.08%) Fortinet
9 1 (2.08%) NetApp
9 1 (2.08%) Peoplefluent
9 1 (2.08%) SonicWALL