Period
to 20 July 2019

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 20 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
North East > Tyne and Wear
6 months to
20 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 59 91 47
Rank change year-on-year +32 -44 +33
Permanent jobs citing DNS 31 20 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 3.40% 1.47% 4.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.74% 10.36% 22.44%
Number of salaries quoted 18 20 37
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £43,958 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.25% +8.33% -7.69%
10th Percentile £22,000 £25,525 £21,500
90th Percentile £69,385 £68,250 £42,000
North East median annual salary £39,500 £42,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year -7.06% +41.67% -

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 197 193 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 21.58% 14.23% 20.34%
Number of salaries quoted 127 163 139
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10th Percentile £22,000 £20,813 £21,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £59,250 £47,550
North East median annual salary £37,250 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.43% - +4.48%

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 20 July 2019.

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 20 July 2019. 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 +41 28 £45,000 +28.57% 6
Sunderland 0 2 £31,250 -35.90% 1
Gateshead - 1 £47,500 - 1
DNS
North East

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for DNS.

1 21 (67.74%) Office 365
2 19 (61.29%) Microsoft
3 15 (48.39%) Migration
4 14 (45.16%) Problem-Solving
5 13 (41.94%) Windows Server
5 13 (41.94%) Billing
5 13 (41.94%) Microsoft Office
5 13 (41.94%) Windows
6 11 (35.48%) Active Directory
7 9 (29.03%) WAN
7 9 (29.03%) Technical Architecture
8 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (22.58%) DHCP
8 7 (22.58%) LAN
8 7 (22.58%) Technical Leadership
9 6 (19.35%) Self-Motivation
10 5 (16.13%) VMware
10 5 (16.13%) Firewall
10 5 (16.13%) Cisco
10 5 (16.13%) Mentoring
10 5 (16.13%) Coaching
11 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 4 (12.90%) Data Centre
11 4 (12.90%) Network Security
11 4 (12.90%) PowerShell
11 4 (12.90%) VPN
12 3 (9.68%) TCP/IP
12 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
12 3 (9.68%) Linux
12 3 (9.68%) OSPF

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 2 (6.45%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.23%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (41.94%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 21 (67.74%) Office 365
2 2 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.45%) IaaS
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (6.45%) PaaS
2 2 (6.45%) SaaS
3 1 (3.23%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (3.23%) Power Platform
3 1 (3.23%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 9 (29.03%) WAN
2 7 (22.58%) DHCP
2 7 (22.58%) LAN
3 5 (16.13%) Firewall
4 4 (12.90%) Network Security
4 4 (12.90%) VPN
5 3 (9.68%) BGP
5 3 (9.68%) OSPF
5 3 (9.68%) TCP/IP
6 2 (6.45%) Skype
6 2 (6.45%) Unified Communications
7 1 (3.23%) BIG-IP
7 1 (3.23%) Cisco Firepower
7 1 (3.23%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (3.23%) DSL
7 1 (3.23%) Extranet
7 1 (3.23%) Intranet
7 1 (3.23%) VLAN
7 1 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.23%) Jenkins
General
1 13 (41.94%) Billing
2 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.23%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (35.48%) Analyst
2 7 (22.58%) Office 365 Engineer
3 6 (19.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (19.35%) IT Support
3 6 (19.35%) Junior
3 6 (19.35%) Junior Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) Active Directory Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) Active Directory Support
4 5 (16.13%) Active Directory Support Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) IT Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) IT Support Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) Support Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Server Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Windows Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Windows Server Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Network Operations Engineer
7 2 (6.45%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) 802.1X
1 1 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (12.90%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.45%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (3.23%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 13 (41.94%) Windows
1 13 (41.94%) Windows Server
2 3 (9.68%) Linux
2 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (9.68%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.23%) Windows 10
3 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) Migration
2 14 (45.16%) Problem-Solving
3 9 (29.03%) Technical Architecture
4 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (22.58%) Technical Leadership
5 5 (16.13%) Coaching
5 5 (16.13%) Mentoring
6 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 3 (9.68%) Analytics
7 3 (9.68%) Server Virtualisation
8 2 (6.45%) Break/Fix
8 2 (6.45%) DevOps
8 2 (6.45%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 2 (6.45%) High Availability
8 2 (6.45%) Incident Management
8 2 (6.45%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (6.45%) Server Building
8 2 (6.45%) Service Delivery
8 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (6.45%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.45%) Shell Script
3 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.23%) Perl
3 1 (3.23%) Python
3 1 (3.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) CCDP
1 2 (6.45%) CCNP
1 2 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.23%) CCIE
2 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (35.48%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.68%) Hyper-V
2 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.23%) DFS Replication
3 1 (3.23%) Docker
3 1 (3.23%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (3.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) Puppet
2 1 (3.23%) Ansible
2 1 (3.23%) CASB
2 1 (3.23%) Forum Sentry
2 1 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 19 (61.29%) Microsoft
2 5 (16.13%) Cisco
2 5 (16.13%) VMware
3 2 (6.45%) Citrix
4 1 (3.23%) BMC
4 1 (3.23%) Dell
4 1 (3.23%) F5
4 1 (3.23%) Google
4 1 (3.23%) HP
4 1 (3.23%) Infoblox
4 1 (3.23%) Meraki
4 1 (3.23%) Palo Alto
4 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.23%) Sage