The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 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 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
Staffordshire / Stoke-on-Trent
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 27 37 34
Rank change year-on-year +10 -3  
Permanent jobs citing DNS 8 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 5.59% 1.55% 3.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 38.10% 17.65% 19.44%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 5
Median salary £29,500 £25,000 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.00% +16.27%  
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,689
% change year-on-year +2.66% +2.21%  

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 Stoke-on-Trent with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Stoke-on-Trent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 21 17 36
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 14.69% 8.81% 19.67%
Number of salaries quoted 20 17 34
Median salary £28,000 £25,000 £24,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% +2.04%  
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £50,750 £56,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent citing DNS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for DNS in Stoke-on-Trent

DNS
Salary Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Salary trend for DNS in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for DNS.

1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) DHCP
2 11 (91.67%) Active Directory
3 10 (83.33%) VMware
3 10 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (75.00%) Windows Server
4 9 (75.00%) VLAN
4 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
5 8 (66.67%) TCP/IP
5 8 (66.67%) MS Exchange
5 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (50.00%) WLAN
7 6 (50.00%) Office 365
8 5 (41.67%) SAN
9 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (33.33%) LDAP
9 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
9 4 (33.33%) SNMP
9 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (33.33%) MPLS
10 3 (25.00%) Windows XP
10 3 (25.00%) WAN
10 3 (25.00%) LAN
10 3 (25.00%) IIS
10 3 (25.00%) MS Office
10 3 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
10 3 (25.00%) Firewall
10 3 (25.00%) Windows Vista

DNS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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 8 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (25.00%) IIS
4 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (8.33%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) DHCP
2 9 (75.00%) VLAN
3 8 (66.67%) TCP/IP
4 6 (50.00%) WLAN
5 5 (41.67%) SAN
6 4 (33.33%) LDAP
6 4 (33.33%) MPLS
6 4 (33.33%) SNMP
7 3 (25.00%) Firewall
7 3 (25.00%) Internet
7 3 (25.00%) LAN
7 3 (25.00%) NAS
7 3 (25.00%) WAN
8 1 (8.33%) BGP
8 1 (8.33%) EIGRP
8 1 (8.33%) iSCSI
8 1 (8.33%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (8.33%) VPN
8 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (8.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Systems Engineer
2 4 (33.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) IT Support
3 2 (16.67%) Support Technician
4 1 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) Active Directory Support
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix Technical Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) ICT Support
4 1 (8.33%) ICT Support Technician
4 1 (8.33%) ICT Technician
4 1 (8.33%) IT Support Technician
4 1 (8.33%) IT Technician
4 1 (8.33%) Server Support
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (8.33%) Clustering
1 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (75.00%) Windows Server
4 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (25.00%) Windows Vista
5 3 (25.00%) Windows XP
6 1 (8.33%) Android
6 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
6 1 (8.33%) Windows 2000
6 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (25.00%) Virtual Environments
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (8.33%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (8.33%) Data Management
3 1 (8.33%) Information Security
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (8.33%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (8.33%) HND
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (8.33%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (8.33%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (91.67%) Active Directory
2 7 (58.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (16.67%) VMware ESX
4 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
4 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (8.33%) vSphere
4 1 (8.33%) XenApp
4 1 (8.33%) XenDesktop
4 1 (8.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) VMware
2 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Cisco
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix
3 1 (8.33%) Google
3 1 (8.33%) Juniper
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago