Period
to 22 October 2018

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 22 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
West Wales > Swansea
6 months to
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 46 42
Rank change year-on-year +11 -4 -22
Permanent jobs citing DNS 11 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 4.49% 3.87% 1.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.95% 33.33% 40.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 12 2
Swansea median annual salary £45,000 £46,250 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.70% - +68.18%
10th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £41,875
90th Percentile £50,700 £50,000 £51,625
West Wales median annual salary £45,000 £46,250 £46,250
% change year-on-year -2.70% - +68.18%

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 38 42 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Swansea 15.51% 11.60% 3.25%
Number of salaries quoted 34 40 5
Swansea median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -13.51%
10th Percentile £33,122 £34,250 £37,500
90th Percentile £57,946 £57,946 £49,000
West Wales median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +20.00% +7.14%

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

For the 6 months to 22 October 2018, 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 (100.00%) DHCP
2 10 (90.91%) VMware
3 9 (81.82%) SAN
3 9 (81.82%) Windows
3 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
4 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
4 8 (72.73%) IIS
4 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
4 8 (72.73%) Replication
5 7 (63.64%) Cisco
5 7 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (63.64%) Office 365
5 7 (63.64%) Windows Server
6 6 (54.55%) SCCM
6 6 (54.55%) SCOM
6 6 (54.55%) Hyper-V
6 6 (54.55%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (54.55%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 6 (54.55%) Citrix
6 6 (54.55%) MS Exchange
6 6 (54.55%) Business Continuity
6 6 (54.55%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (54.55%) Firewall
6 6 (54.55%) Clustering
6 6 (54.55%) Migration
7 5 (45.45%) Fat Client
7 5 (45.45%) HP
7 5 (45.45%) Thin Client
7 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (45.45%) Amazon AWS

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 (72.73%) IIS
2 6 (54.55%) MS Exchange
3 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 7 (63.64%) Office 365
2 5 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (45.45%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) DHCP
2 9 (81.82%) SAN
3 6 (54.55%) Firewall
4 3 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (27.27%) LAN
4 3 (27.27%) WAN
5 2 (18.18%) MPLS
5 2 (18.18%) NAS
5 2 (18.18%) VPN
6 1 (9.09%) BGP
6 1 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (9.09%) EIGRP
6 1 (9.09%) IGRP
6 1 (9.09%) IP Telephony
6 1 (9.09%) NetScaler
6 1 (9.09%) Network Security
6 1 (9.09%) NX-OS
6 1 (9.09%) OSPF
6 1 (9.09%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Network Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 2 (18.18%) IT Infrastructure Team Leader
4 2 (18.18%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) Replication
2 6 (54.55%) Clustering
3 5 (45.45%) Fat Client
3 5 (45.45%) Thin Client
4 4 (36.36%) Data Centre
4 4 (36.36%) Management Information System
5 3 (27.27%) PKI
6 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Server
3 3 (27.27%) Linux
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 10
4 2 (18.18%) Windows 7
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (9.09%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Business Continuity
1 6 (54.55%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (54.55%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 6 (54.55%) Migration
1 6 (54.55%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (45.45%) Capacity Management
2 5 (45.45%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 4 (36.36%) Incident Management
3 4 (36.36%) IT Strategy
3 4 (36.36%) ITIL
3 4 (36.36%) Problem Management
3 4 (36.36%) Project Management
3 4 (36.36%) Service Management
3 4 (36.36%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (27.27%) Load Balancing
5 2 (18.18%) Antivirus Management
5 2 (18.18%) Change Management
5 2 (18.18%) Coaching
5 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
5 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) MCSA
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (27.27%) CCNA
2 3 (27.27%) CCNP
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (9.09%) CCDA
3 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (27.27%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 7 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (54.55%) Hyper-V
4 4 (36.36%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (9.09%) vSphere
5 1 (9.09%) XenApp
5 1 (9.09%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) SCCM
1 6 (54.55%) SCOM
2 5 (45.45%) SCOrch
3 4 (36.36%) HP Data Protector
3 4 (36.36%) SCSM
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (9.09%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (9.09%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) VMware
2 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
3 7 (63.64%) Cisco
4 6 (54.55%) Citrix
5 5 (45.45%) HP
6 4 (36.36%) Actifio
7 3 (27.27%) F5
8 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
8 2 (18.18%) NetApp
8 2 (18.18%) Veeam
9 1 (9.09%) Clearswift
9 1 (9.09%) SolarWinds