The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 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 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Domain Name System (DNS)
East of England / Suffolk
Rank 30 56 45
Rank change year-on-year +26 -11  
Permanent jobs citing DNS 12 15 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 4.18% 2.54% 4.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.00% 12.61% 24.30%
Number of salaries quoted 12 14 19
Median salary £29,000 £33,750 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.07% +22.72%  
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £20,950 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £49,000 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,878
% change year-on-year +2.66% +1.68%  

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 Suffolk with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Suffolk
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 40 119 107
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Suffolk 13.94% 20.14% 19.07%
Number of salaries quoted 35 107 64
Median salary £30,000 £28,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £17,500 £17,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £45,000 £45,900
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Suffolk 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 Suffolk

DNS
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Salary trend for DNS in Suffolk

DNS
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DNS in Suffolk over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for DNS in Suffolk

DNS
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +35 5 £30,000 -33.33%
Newmarket -2 4 £29,000 +9.43%
DNS
East of England

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 26 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for DNS.

1 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (91.30%) VPN
3 18 (78.26%) Linux
4 17 (73.91%) Firewall
5 15 (65.22%) DHCP
6 12 (52.17%) TCP/IP
7 11 (47.83%) Juniper
7 11 (47.83%) CheckPoint
7 11 (47.83%) Blue Coat
7 11 (47.83%) F5
8 9 (39.13%) Windows 7
9 8 (34.78%) Active Directory
10 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
10 7 (30.43%) Windows Server
11 6 (26.09%) High Availability
11 6 (26.09%) HTTP
11 6 (26.09%) Unix
11 6 (26.09%) SMTP
11 6 (26.09%) Internet
11 6 (26.09%) Clustering
12 5 (21.74%) Telecoms
12 5 (21.74%) Network+ Certification
12 5 (21.74%) CCNA
12 5 (21.74%) Disaster Recovery
12 5 (21.74%) MS Exchange
12 5 (21.74%) HTTPS
12 5 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
12 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
12 5 (21.74%) A+ Certification
12 5 (21.74%) MCSE

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk 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 5 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (21.74%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.35%) Apache
2 1 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.35%) IIS
2 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
2 1 (4.35%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (21.74%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (21.74%) Google Cloud Platform
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (21.74%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (91.30%) VPN
2 17 (73.91%) Firewall
3 15 (65.22%) DHCP
4 12 (52.17%) TCP/IP
5 6 (26.09%) HTTP
5 6 (26.09%) Internet
5 6 (26.09%) SMTP
6 5 (21.74%) HTTPS
6 5 (21.74%) IMAP
7 4 (17.39%) LAN
7 4 (17.39%) Remote Desktop
7 4 (17.39%) WAN
8 1 (4.35%) Network Security
8 1 (4.35%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) MySQL
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (4.35%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (4.35%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.35%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (4.35%) Subversion
1 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (4.35%) Toad
General
1 5 (21.74%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Support Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) IT Support
2 7 (30.43%) NOC Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) IT Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) IT Support Engineer
4 5 (21.74%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 5 (21.74%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (21.74%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 5 (21.74%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (21.74%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (17.39%) Administrator
6 3 (13.04%) Graduate
6 3 (13.04%) Graduate Network Engineer
7 2 (8.70%) 1st Line Engineer
7 2 (8.70%) 1st Line Support
7 2 (8.70%) 1st Line Support Engineer
7 2 (8.70%) Systems Administrator
8 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support
8 1 (4.35%) DBA
8 1 (4.35%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) HTML
1 1 (4.35%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Clustering
2 4 (17.39%) Data Centre
3 3 (13.04%) Driving Licence
4 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.35%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (78.26%) Linux
3 9 (39.13%) Windows 7
4 7 (30.43%) Windows Server
5 6 (26.09%) Unix
6 5 (21.74%) Mac OS
6 5 (21.74%) Windows 8
6 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (17.39%) Windows 10
8 1 (4.35%) Debian
8 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (4.35%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) High Availability
2 5 (21.74%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (21.74%) Presales
2 5 (21.74%) Ticket Management
3 1 (4.35%) Business Continuity
3 1 (4.35%) Change Control
3 1 (4.35%) Configuration Management
3 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement Process
3 1 (4.35%) CRM
3 1 (4.35%) Database Mirroring
3 1 (4.35%) DevOps
3 1 (4.35%) ITIL
3 1 (4.35%) ITIL V3
3 1 (4.35%) Load Balancing
3 1 (4.35%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (4.35%) Server Building
3 1 (4.35%) Service Management
3 1 (4.35%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) Bash Shell
2 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.35%) Jython
2 1 (4.35%) Perl
2 1 (4.35%) PHP
2 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
2 1 (4.35%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) A+ Certification
1 5 (21.74%) CCNA
1 5 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (21.74%) MCP
1 5 (21.74%) MCSA
1 5 (21.74%) MCSE
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (21.74%) Network+ Certification
2 3 (13.04%) CCSA
2 3 (13.04%) Degree
2 3 (13.04%) JNCIA
2 3 (13.04%) JNCIS
System Software
1 8 (34.78%) Active Directory
2 5 (21.74%) Hyper-V
3 2 (8.70%) NFS
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (4.35%) Perfmon
1 1 (4.35%) WSUS
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) Blue Coat
1 11 (47.83%) CheckPoint
1 11 (47.83%) F5
1 11 (47.83%) Juniper
2 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
3 5 (21.74%) Google
4 2 (8.70%) Oracle
5 1 (4.35%) IBM
5 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.35%) VMware