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 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
North East / Tyne and Wear
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 59 60
Rank change year-on-year +13 +1  
Permanent jobs citing DNS 5 18 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 1.47% 3.03% 2.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.85% 17.48% 26.32%
Number of salaries quoted 5 17 13
Median salary £32,000 £32,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.53% +18.18%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,900 £21,540
10% offered a salary of more than £37,200 £50,000 £43,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,250 £37,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year +0.67% +1.36%  

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Tyne and Wear
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 73 103 57
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 21.53% 17.31% 10.75%
Number of salaries quoted 65 96 50
Median salary £39,000 £33,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.41% +3.07%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £26,000 £21,700
10% offered a salary of more than £46,900 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 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
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 3 months to 27 June 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +7 4 £34,000 +0.74% 4
Sunderland - 1 £27,500 - 1
DNS
North East

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for DNS.

1 39 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 33 (84.62%) Windows
3 32 (82.05%) DHCP
3 32 (82.05%) VMware
4 29 (74.36%) Microsoft
5 23 (58.97%) Windows Server 2012
6 22 (56.41%) Windows Server 2008
7 21 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
8 20 (51.28%) Citrix
8 20 (51.28%) Windows Server
9 17 (43.59%) Hyper-V
9 17 (43.59%) Amazon AWS
10 16 (41.03%) Amazon RDS
10 16 (41.03%) Firewall
11 15 (38.46%) MS Exchange
11 15 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
11 15 (38.46%) Presales
12 14 (35.90%) Office 365
12 14 (35.90%) TCP/IP
12 14 (35.90%) Cisco
13 13 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
13 13 (33.33%) Clustering
14 12 (30.77%) SQL
14 12 (30.77%) Linux
14 12 (30.77%) SMTP
14 12 (30.77%) Desktop Virtualisation
14 12 (30.77%) Malware Detection/Protection
15 10 (25.64%) Backup Exec
15 10 (25.64%) VLAN
15 10 (25.64%) Web Services

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 15 (38.46%) MS Exchange
2 6 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (12.82%) Apache
3 5 (12.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (5.13%) IIS
5 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.56%) IBM Domino
5 1 (2.56%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 13 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (43.59%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (38.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (35.90%) Office 365
4 5 (12.82%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (12.82%) Amazon S3
4 5 (12.82%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (12.82%) Route 53
4 5 (12.82%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 3 (7.69%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 3 (7.69%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 3 (7.69%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (7.69%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 3 (7.69%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (7.69%) PaaS
6 1 (2.56%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 32 (82.05%) DHCP
2 16 (41.03%) Firewall
3 14 (35.90%) TCP/IP
4 12 (30.77%) SMTP
5 10 (25.64%) DMZ
5 10 (25.64%) SAN
5 10 (25.64%) VLAN
6 3 (7.69%) VPN
7 2 (5.13%) LAN
7 2 (5.13%) WAN
8 1 (2.56%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (2.56%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (41.03%) Amazon RDS
2 9 (23.08%) SQL Server
2 9 (23.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (12.82%) MySQL
4 3 (7.69%) Azure SQL Database
Job Titles
1 12 (30.77%) Windows Engineer
2 10 (25.64%) Support Engineer
3 8 (20.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (17.95%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 7 (17.95%) Linux Engineer
4 7 (17.95%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 6 (15.38%) Active Directory Engineer
5 6 (15.38%) Microsoft Engineer
6 5 (12.82%) Analyst
6 5 (12.82%) Cloud Engineer
6 5 (12.82%) Exchange Engineer
6 5 (12.82%) Windows Support Engineer
7 4 (10.26%) IT Support
8 3 (7.69%) Azure Engineer
8 3 (7.69%) IT Analyst
8 3 (7.69%) Office 365 Engineer
8 3 (7.69%) Wintel Engineer
9 2 (5.13%) Active Directory Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.64%) Web Services
2 5 (12.82%) LAMP
2 5 (12.82%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (33.33%) Clustering
2 7 (17.95%) Replication
3 5 (12.82%) Driving Licence
4 4 (10.26%) PKI
5 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.56%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 33 (84.62%) Windows
2 23 (58.97%) Windows Server 2012
3 22 (56.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (51.28%) Windows Server
5 12 (30.77%) Linux
6 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (17.95%) Windows XP
8 5 (12.82%) CentOS
8 5 (12.82%) Ubuntu
9 2 (5.13%) Windows 8
10 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (38.46%) Presales
2 12 (30.77%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 12 (30.77%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 10 (25.64%) ITIL
4 5 (12.82%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (12.82%) DevOps
4 5 (12.82%) Performance Monitoring
4 5 (12.82%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (10.26%) Service Delivery
6 3 (7.69%) Change Control
6 3 (7.69%) Migration
7 2 (5.13%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (5.13%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (5.13%) Incident Management
8 1 (2.56%) Asset Management
8 1 (2.56%) Coaching
8 1 (2.56%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 1 (2.56%) IT Strategy
8 1 (2.56%) Proactive Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 12 (30.77%) SQL
2 6 (15.38%) PowerShell
3 5 (12.82%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (17.95%) MCSE
1 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.13%) AWS Certification
2 2 (5.13%) CCNA
2 2 (5.13%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.56%) A+ Certification
3 1 (2.56%) CCNP
3 1 (2.56%) DBS Check
3 1 (2.56%) HND
3 1 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.56%) MCITP
3 1 (2.56%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 21 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (43.59%) Hyper-V
4 6 (15.38%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (12.82%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (10.26%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (25.64%) Backup Exec
2 6 (15.38%) vCenter Server
3 2 (5.13%) SCCM
3 2 (5.13%) SCOM
3 2 (5.13%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (2.56%) SCOrch
4 1 (2.56%) SCSM
Vendors
1 32 (82.05%) VMware
2 29 (74.36%) Microsoft
3 20 (51.28%) Citrix
4 14 (35.90%) Cisco
5 10 (25.64%) Sophos
5 10 (25.64%) Symantec
6 5 (12.82%) arcserve
6 5 (12.82%) Dell
6 5 (12.82%) Extreme Networks
6 5 (12.82%) HP
7 3 (7.69%) Apple
8 1 (2.56%) Google
8 1 (2.56%) Lotus
8 1 (2.56%) MobileIron
8 1 (2.56%) NetApp
8 1 (2.56%) SolarWinds
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