Period
to 22 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 93 66 68
Rank change year-on-year -27 +2 +14
Permanent jobs citing DNS 17 17 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 1.42% 2.33% 3.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.63% 10.90% 21.20%
Number of salaries quoted 18 15 36
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £35,000 £27,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.27% -21.43% +21.74%
10th Percentile £23,875 £21,000 £26,875
90th Percentile £72,250 £37,600 £51,250
North East median annual salary £45,000 £32,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year +40.63% -5.88% +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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Tyne and Wear
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 160 156 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 13.33% 21.40% 16.01%
Number of salaries quoted 134 132 161
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.78% +2.86% +7.69%
10th Percentile £21,650 £21,275 £25,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £52,150 £60,500
North East median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

Job postings citing DNS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear.

Job vacancy trend for DNS in Tyne and Wear

DNS
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Salary trend for DNS in Tyne and Wear

DNS
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DNS in Tyne and Wear over the 6 months to 22 September 2018.

Salary histogram for DNS in Tyne and Wear

DNS
Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Tyne and Wear region over the 6 months to 22 September 2018. 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
Newcastle upon Tyne -33 14 £40,000 +33.33% 3
North Tyneside - 2 £27,500 -
Sunderland -5 1 - -
DNS
North East

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for DNS.

1 16 (94.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (88.24%) Windows
3 13 (76.47%) VMware
4 11 (64.71%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (64.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (64.71%) Windows Server
5 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
6 9 (52.94%) DHCP
6 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
6 9 (52.94%) Hyper-V
6 9 (52.94%) DevOps
7 7 (41.18%) Puppet
7 7 (41.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 6 (35.29%) Linux
9 5 (29.41%) Opscode Chef
9 5 (29.41%) Docker
9 5 (29.41%) Office 365
9 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (29.41%) SQL
9 5 (29.41%) SAN
9 5 (29.41%) SSL
10 4 (23.53%) Kubernetes
10 4 (23.53%) Citrix
10 4 (23.53%) PowerShell
10 4 (23.53%) NAS
10 4 (23.53%) vSphere
10 4 (23.53%) Ansible
11 3 (17.65%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (17.65%) Amazon RDS
11 3 (17.65%) Cobbler

DNS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 3 (17.65%) Apache Solr
1 3 (17.65%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (17.65%) IIS
1 3 (17.65%) MS Exchange
2 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 16 (94.12%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (64.71%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (29.41%) Office 365
4 3 (17.65%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (17.65%) SaaS
5 2 (11.76%) IaaS
5 2 (11.76%) PaaS
6 1 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (5.88%) Amazon S3
6 1 (5.88%) Route 53
6 1 (5.88%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 9 (52.94%) DHCP
2 5 (29.41%) SAN
2 5 (29.41%) SSL
3 4 (23.53%) NAS
4 3 (17.65%) Internet
4 3 (17.65%) LAN
4 3 (17.65%) WAN
5 2 (11.76%) Firewall
5 2 (11.76%) Network Security
5 2 (11.76%) TCP/IP
5 2 (11.76%) VSAN
6 1 (5.88%) iSCSI
6 1 (5.88%) NetScaler
6 1 (5.88%) SMTP
6 1 (5.88%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (58.82%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (17.65%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (17.65%) MongoDB
2 3 (17.65%) NoSQL
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (11.76%) Amazon Aurora
3 2 (11.76%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (11.76%) MariaDB
3 2 (11.76%) MySQL
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database
3 2 (11.76%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (11.76%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (11.76%) RDBMS
3 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (11.76%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (5.88%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Jenkins
2 2 (11.76%) Ant
2 2 (11.76%) Artifactory
2 2 (11.76%) Gatling
2 2 (11.76%) GitLab
2 2 (11.76%) Maven
2 2 (11.76%) NeoLoad
2 2 (11.76%) Octopus Deploy
2 2 (11.76%) Selenium
2 2 (11.76%) TeamCity
3 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) DevOps Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Senior DevOps
3 5 (29.41%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) AWS DevOps
4 4 (23.53%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) AWS Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) Linux Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 3 (17.65%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) Architect
6 2 (11.76%) Azure DevOps
6 2 (11.76%) Azure DevOps Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) Azure Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) Cloud Architect
6 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Support
6 2 (11.76%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) .NET
2 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
2 2 (11.76%) Elastic Stack
3 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) PKI
2 1 (5.88%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 15 (88.24%) Windows
2 11 (64.71%) Windows Server
3 6 (35.29%) Linux
4 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (17.65%) Windows 10
5 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
5 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (11.76%) Windows 8
6 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (5.88%) CentOS
7 1 (5.88%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) DevOps
2 7 (41.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 3 (17.65%) Benchmarking
3 3 (17.65%) Configuration Management
3 3 (17.65%) Data Architecture
3 3 (17.65%) Deployment Automation
3 3 (17.65%) Load Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Availability Management
4 2 (11.76%) Business Continuity
4 2 (11.76%) Capacity Management
4 2 (11.76%) Forensic Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) Open Source
4 2 (11.76%) Operations Management
4 2 (11.76%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (11.76%) Security Architecture
4 2 (11.76%) Server Virtualisation
4 2 (11.76%) Software Deployment
4 2 (11.76%) Time Management
5 1 (5.88%) Malware Detection/Protection
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
2 4 (23.53%) PowerShell
3 3 (17.65%) Bash Shell
3 3 (17.65%) Java
3 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
3 3 (17.65%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) GDPR
1 1 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (64.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (52.94%) Active Directory
2 9 (52.94%) Hyper-V
3 5 (29.41%) Docker
4 4 (23.53%) vSphere
5 3 (17.65%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 3 (17.65%) XenServer
6 1 (5.88%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (5.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (41.18%) Puppet
2 5 (29.41%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (23.53%) Ansible
3 4 (23.53%) Kubernetes
4 3 (17.65%) Cobbler
5 2 (11.76%) Consul
5 2 (11.76%) Docker Swarm
5 2 (11.76%) Grafana
5 2 (11.76%) Kibana
5 2 (11.76%) logstash
5 2 (11.76%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (11.76%) Rancher
5 2 (11.76%) Single Sign-On
5 2 (11.76%) Terraform
5 2 (11.76%) Tivoli
5 2 (11.76%) ZABBIX
6 1 (5.88%) Icinga
6 1 (5.88%) Nagios
6 1 (5.88%) PaperCut
6 1 (5.88%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) VMware
2 4 (23.53%) Citrix
3 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 3 (17.65%) Symantec
4 2 (11.76%) AppDynamics
4 2 (11.76%) Asigra
4 2 (11.76%) Cisco
4 2 (11.76%) Dell
4 2 (11.76%) Dynatrace
4 2 (11.76%) Fortinet
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle
4 2 (11.76%) Riverbed
5 1 (5.88%) Dell Compellent
5 1 (5.88%) Mitel
5 1 (5.88%) Sophos
5 1 (5.88%) Veeam