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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Domain Name System (DNS)
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 29 64 59
Rank change year-on-year +35 -5  
Permanent jobs citing DNS 33 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 7.25% 1.41% 1.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 35.87% 14.58% 18.52%
Number of salaries quoted 33 6 10
Median salary £30,000 £23,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.65% -37.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £33,840
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year +2.66% +1.35%  

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 92 48 54
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 20.22% 9.68% 9.54%
Number of salaries quoted 85 38 41
Median salary £30,000 £35,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.08% -4.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,850 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

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
Salary Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DNS in Tyne and Wear over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

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 3 months to 25 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
Newcastle upon Tyne +31 30 £30,000 +27.65% 4
Sunderland - 2 £20,500 - 1
Jarrow - 1 £20,910 -
DNS
North East

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 25 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for DNS.

1 53 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 49 (92.45%) Windows
3 47 (88.68%) DHCP
4 45 (84.91%) Microsoft
4 45 (84.91%) VMware
5 27 (50.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 27 (50.94%) Windows Server 2012
6 26 (49.06%) MS Office
7 25 (47.17%) VMware Infrastructure
8 24 (45.28%) Windows Server
9 22 (41.51%) MS Excel
9 22 (41.51%) Citrix
10 19 (35.85%) MS Exchange
11 18 (33.96%) Hyper-V
11 18 (33.96%) Office 365
12 17 (32.08%) Firewall
13 16 (30.19%) Windows Server 2003
13 16 (30.19%) ITIL
13 16 (30.19%) Amazon AWS
14 15 (28.30%) Amazon RDS
14 15 (28.30%) Windows XP
15 14 (26.42%) Presales
16 13 (24.53%) TCP/IP
16 13 (24.53%) Clustering
17 12 (22.64%) VLAN
17 12 (22.64%) Microsoft Azure
17 12 (22.64%) MCSE
17 12 (22.64%) Cisco
17 12 (22.64%) Microsoft Certification
17 12 (22.64%) Desktop Virtualisation

DNS
Top Related 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 19 (35.85%) MS Exchange
2 9 (16.98%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (13.21%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (11.32%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (9.43%) Apache
6 4 (7.55%) Skype for Business
7 3 (5.66%) IIS
8 2 (3.77%) Office Communications Server
8 2 (3.77%) SharePoint
8 2 (3.77%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (3.77%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (1.89%) IBM Domino
9 1 (1.89%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 26 (49.06%) MS Office
2 22 (41.51%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 18 (33.96%) Office 365
2 16 (30.19%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (22.64%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (9.43%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (9.43%) Amazon S3
4 5 (9.43%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (9.43%) Route 53
4 5 (9.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 3 (5.66%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 3 (5.66%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 3 (5.66%) AWS CloudFormation
5 3 (5.66%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 3 (5.66%) AWS Lambda
5 3 (5.66%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (88.68%) DHCP
2 17 (32.08%) Firewall
3 13 (24.53%) TCP/IP
4 12 (22.64%) VLAN
5 11 (20.75%) SMTP
6 10 (18.87%) DMZ
6 10 (18.87%) SAN
7 5 (9.43%) VPN
8 4 (7.55%) Skype
9 2 (3.77%) LAN
9 2 (3.77%) WAN
10 1 (1.89%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (28.30%) Amazon RDS
2 10 (18.87%) SQL Server
3 8 (15.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (9.43%) MySQL
5 3 (5.66%) Azure SQL Database
General
1 1 (1.89%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (30.19%) Support Engineer
2 11 (20.75%) Windows Engineer
3 8 (15.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 8 (15.09%) Active Directory Engineer
4 7 (13.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (13.21%) IT Support
4 7 (13.21%) Wintel Engineer
5 6 (11.32%) 3rd Line Support
5 6 (11.32%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 6 (11.32%) Linux Engineer
5 6 (11.32%) Microsoft Engineer
5 6 (11.32%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) Analyst
6 5 (9.43%) Cloud Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) Exchange Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) Windows Support Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) Wintel Support
6 5 (9.43%) Wintel Support Engineer
7 4 (7.55%) IT Support Analyst
7 4 (7.55%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (18.87%) Web Services
2 5 (9.43%) LAMP
2 5 (9.43%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (24.53%) Clustering
2 7 (13.21%) Replication
3 5 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (9.43%) Blackberry
3 5 (9.43%) PKI
4 3 (5.66%) Driving Licence
5 2 (3.77%) Computer Science
5 2 (3.77%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.89%) AS400
6 1 (1.89%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 49 (92.45%) Windows
2 27 (50.94%) Windows Server 2008
2 27 (50.94%) Windows Server 2012
3 24 (45.28%) Windows Server
4 16 (30.19%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (28.30%) Windows XP
6 11 (20.75%) Linux
7 7 (13.21%) Windows 7
8 5 (9.43%) CentOS
8 5 (9.43%) Ubuntu
9 4 (7.55%) Windows 8
10 2 (3.77%) Android
10 2 (3.77%) Apple iOS
10 2 (3.77%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.19%) ITIL
2 14 (26.42%) Presales
3 12 (22.64%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 11 (20.75%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 7 (13.21%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (11.32%) Service Delivery
7 5 (9.43%) DevOps
7 5 (9.43%) Incident Management
7 5 (9.43%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 5 (9.43%) Performance Monitoring
7 5 (9.43%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (7.55%) Mobile Device Management
8 4 (7.55%) Problem Management
9 3 (5.66%) Change Control
9 3 (5.66%) Migration
10 2 (3.77%) Coaching
10 2 (3.77%) Continuous Delivery
10 2 (3.77%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (3.77%) Network Management
10 2 (3.77%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.75%) SQL
2 9 (16.98%) PowerShell
3 5 (9.43%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (22.64%) MCSE
1 12 (22.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.77%) AWS Certification
2 2 (3.77%) Degree
2 2 (3.77%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.89%) CCNA
3 1 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.89%) HND
3 1 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.89%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.43%) SLA
System Software
1 53 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 25 (47.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (33.96%) Hyper-V
4 6 (11.32%) VMware ESX
5 5 (9.43%) Virtual Machines
5 5 (9.43%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (7.55%) XenApp
7 2 (3.77%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (3.77%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (18.87%) Backup Exec
2 5 (9.43%) SCOM
3 3 (5.66%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 45 (84.91%) Microsoft
1 45 (84.91%) VMware
2 22 (41.51%) Citrix
3 12 (22.64%) Cisco
4 10 (18.87%) Sophos
4 10 (18.87%) Symantec
5 5 (9.43%) Apple
5 5 (9.43%) arcserve
5 5 (9.43%) Dell
5 5 (9.43%) Extreme Networks
5 5 (9.43%) HP
6 4 (7.55%) SolarWinds
7 3 (5.66%) MobileIron
8 2 (3.77%) NetApp
8 2 (3.77%) Trend Micro
9 1 (1.89%) LANDesk
9 1 (1.89%) Lotus
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