Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 82 81
Rank change year-on-year -15 -1 +11
Permanent jobs citing DNS 8 28 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 0.66% 2.27% 2.18%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.02% 15.05% 14.05%
Number of salaries quoted 8 27 19
Staffordshire median annual salary £28,750 £35,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.86% +11.11% +36.96%
10th Percentile £24,750 £21,800 £21,650
90th Percentile £40,000 £47,250 £65,000
West Midlands median annual salary £36,500 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year +4.29% +2.94% +13.33%

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Staffordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 133 186 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 10.95% 15.05% 15.51%
Number of salaries quoted 110 156 168
Staffordshire median annual salary £32,500 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% -6.67% +25.00%
10th Percentile £21,125 £22,875 £21,925
90th Percentile £47,500 £65,000 £56,250
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £39,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year +0.63% +6.00% -

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for DNS in Staffordshire

DNS
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Salary trend for DNS in Staffordshire

DNS
Salary Histogram in Staffordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DNS in Staffordshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for DNS in Staffordshire

DNS
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Stoke-on-Trent +10 4 £27,500 -21.43% 1
Tamworth -4 2 £28,750 +12.75%
DNS
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for DNS.

1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) PHP
1 4 (50.00%) MySQL
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (50.00%) Laravel
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
2 3 (37.50%) VLAN
2 3 (37.50%) CSS
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (37.50%) HTML
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) DHCP
3 2 (25.00%) SNMP
3 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) SAN
3 2 (25.00%) LAMP
3 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 2 (25.00%) Office 365
3 2 (25.00%) Sass
3 2 (25.00%) LESS
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (25.00%) Zurb Foundation
3 2 (25.00%) Information Security
3 2 (25.00%) Ruby
3 2 (25.00%) CodeIgniter

DNS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 1 (12.50%) IBM Domino
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) DHCP
1 3 (37.50%) VLAN
2 2 (25.00%) SAN
2 2 (25.00%) SNMP
2 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (12.50%) Kerberos
3 1 (12.50%) LDAP
3 1 (12.50%) MPLS
3 1 (12.50%) NAS
3 1 (12.50%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (12.50%) SMTP
3 1 (12.50%) VPN
3 1 (12.50%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) PHP CodeIgniter Developer
2 2 (25.00%) PHP Developer
2 2 (25.00%) PHP Laravel Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Full Stack Developer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) IT Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Network Support
3 1 (12.50%) Network Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior IT Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Support
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Windows Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Laravel
2 3 (37.50%) CSS
2 3 (37.50%) HTML
3 2 (25.00%) CodeIgniter
3 2 (25.00%) LAMP
3 2 (25.00%) LESS
3 2 (25.00%) Node.js
3 2 (25.00%) PhoneGap
3 2 (25.00%) Sass
3 2 (25.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (25.00%) Vue (Vue.js)
3 2 (25.00%) Zurb Foundation
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 1 (12.50%) Greenfield Project
1 1 (12.50%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) API Design
1 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (25.00%) Information Security
1 2 (25.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (25.00%) Webhook
2 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
2 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
2 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
2 1 (12.50%) High Availability
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) PHP
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) ES6
3 2 (25.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) MCITP
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (12.50%) Terminal Server
2 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (12.50%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Lotus