Period
to 21 May 2019

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

Domain Name System (DNS)
West Wales > Swansea
6 months to
21 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 21 33 43
Rank change year-on-year +12 +10 -
Permanent jobs citing DNS 13 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 9.85% 3.42% 3.06%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 44.83% 24.24% 20.59%
Number of salaries quoted 13 7 7
Swansea median annual salary £41,500 £40,210 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.21% +0.52% -
10th Percentile £35,300 £37,291 £32,679
90th Percentile £52,500 £50,700 £52,500
West Wales median annual salary £41,500 £40,210 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.21% +0.52% -

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 Swansea with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Swansea
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 29 33 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 21.97% 14.10% 14.85%
Number of salaries quoted 28 30 28
Swansea median annual salary £40,000 £40,210 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.52% -10.65% -
10th Percentile £27,350 £33,122 £36,750
90th Percentile £59,445 £51,750 £57,946
West Wales median annual salary £40,000 £40,210 £45,000
% change year-on-year -0.52% -10.65% +57.89%

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Swansea

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

Job vacancy trend for DNS in Swansea

DNS
Salary Trend in Swansea

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

Salary trend for DNS in Swansea

DNS
Salary Histogram in Swansea

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DNS in Swansea over the 6 months to 21 May 2019.

Salary histogram for DNS in Swansea

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

1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft Azure
1 11 (84.62%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (84.62%) Storage Management
2 10 (76.92%) SQL
2 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
3 8 (61.54%) Linux
3 8 (61.54%) Red Hat
3 8 (61.54%) Configuration Management
3 8 (61.54%) Eclipse
3 8 (61.54%) Migration
3 8 (61.54%) CentOS
3 8 (61.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (61.54%) Fedora
3 8 (61.54%) Load Balancing
3 8 (61.54%) Amazon EC2
3 8 (61.54%) Puppet
3 8 (61.54%) Azure SQL Database
3 8 (61.54%) OpenStack
3 8 (61.54%) IaaS
3 8 (61.54%) Jenkins
3 8 (61.54%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (61.54%) Ansible
3 8 (61.54%) Serverless
3 8 (61.54%) Single Sign-On
3 8 (61.54%) DevOps
3 8 (61.54%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 8 (61.54%) AWS CloudFormation
3 8 (61.54%) Kubernetes
3 8 (61.54%) Azure ExpressRoute
4 7 (53.85%) Google Cloud Platform

DNS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swansea 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 (61.54%) OpenStack
2 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (15.38%) IIS
2 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
3 1 (7.69%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (7.69%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 11 (84.62%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (84.62%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (61.54%) Amazon EC2
2 8 (61.54%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 8 (61.54%) AWS CloudFormation
2 8 (61.54%) Azure ExpressRoute
2 8 (61.54%) IaaS
2 8 (61.54%) Serverless
3 7 (53.85%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (38.46%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) DHCP
1 5 (38.46%) SAN
2 2 (15.38%) Firewall
2 2 (15.38%) LAN
2 2 (15.38%) MPLS
2 2 (15.38%) NAS
2 2 (15.38%) VPN
2 2 (15.38%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
2 8 (61.54%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (7.69%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (7.69%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Eclipse
1 8 (61.54%) Jenkins
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Cloud Engineer
2 7 (53.85%) Applications Engineer
3 6 (46.15%) Junior
4 5 (38.46%) Senior Applications Engineer
4 5 (38.46%) Senior Cloud Engineer
5 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (23.08%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 2 (15.38%) IT Infrastructure Team Leader
6 2 (15.38%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Middleware
1 1 (7.69%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Clustering
2 2 (15.38%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) CentOS
1 8 (61.54%) Fedora
1 8 (61.54%) Linux
1 8 (61.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) Windows Server
3 2 (15.38%) Windows 10
3 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Storage Management
2 8 (61.54%) Configuration Management
2 8 (61.54%) DevOps
2 8 (61.54%) Load Balancing
2 8 (61.54%) Migration
3 4 (30.77%) OOP
4 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 3 (23.08%) Patch Management
4 3 (23.08%) Server Hardening
5 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity
5 2 (15.38%) Change Management
5 2 (15.38%) Coaching
5 2 (15.38%) Data Governance
5 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
5 2 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
5 2 (15.38%) Technical Leadership
6 1 (7.69%) Open Source
6 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) Java
2 5 (38.46%) Python
2 5 (38.46%) Ruby
3 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 3 (23.08%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (7.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (61.54%) Ansible
1 8 (61.54%) Kubernetes
1 8 (61.54%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (61.54%) Puppet
1 8 (61.54%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Red Hat
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 5 (38.46%) VMware
3 2 (15.38%) CheckPoint
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco
3 2 (15.38%) NetApp
3 2 (15.38%) Veeam