Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 82 61 51
Rank change year-on-year -21 -10 +24
Permanent jobs citing DNS 16 42 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 1.45% 3.73% 4.07%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.00% 20.49% 28.97%
Number of salaries quoted 14 44 37
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £45,867 £30,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +52.89% - +32.16%
10th Percentile £22,375 £21,150 £21,300
90th Percentile £70,625 £38,500 £43,750
North East median annual salary £45,000 £30,000 £28,750
% change year-on-year +50.00% +4.35% +26.65%

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 160 205 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 14.49% 18.19% 14.04%
Number of salaries quoted 137 182 126
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £40,000 £33,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.40% +3.08% -7.14%
10th Percentile £21,500 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £52,375 £45,000
North East median annual salary £40,000 £33,000 £33,125
% change year-on-year +21.21% -0.38% -1.12%

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 18 January 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 18 January 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 -29 12 £31,250 +25.00% 2
Sunderland +6 3 £72,500 +123.08%
Gateshead - 1 - - 1
DNS
North East

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (87.50%) DHCP
3 12 (75.00%) Windows Server
4 11 (68.75%) Active Directory
5 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
5 9 (56.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 9 (56.25%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (56.25%) Office 365
6 8 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
7 7 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (43.75%) VMware
7 7 (43.75%) Hyper-V
7 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (31.25%) Linux
9 5 (31.25%) Windows 10
10 4 (25.00%) Skype
10 4 (25.00%) Analytics
10 4 (25.00%) DevOps
10 4 (25.00%) Skype for Business
10 4 (25.00%) Cisco
11 3 (18.75%) Citrix
11 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
11 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
11 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
11 3 (18.75%) XenServer
11 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (18.75%) Migration
11 3 (18.75%) Unified Communications
11 3 (18.75%) vSphere

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 4 (25.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (12.50%) Apache Solr
2 2 (12.50%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
3 1 (6.25%) IIS
3 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
3 1 (6.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (6.25%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (56.25%) Office 365
2 8 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (12.50%) Amazon S3
3 2 (12.50%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (12.50%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (12.50%) SaaS
3 2 (12.50%) Serverless
4 1 (6.25%) OneDrive
4 1 (6.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (87.50%) DHCP
2 4 (25.00%) Skype
3 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
3 3 (18.75%) Unified Communications
4 2 (12.50%) Internet
4 2 (12.50%) LAN
4 2 (12.50%) SAN
4 2 (12.50%) SSL
4 2 (12.50%) WAN
5 1 (6.25%) Extranet
5 1 (6.25%) Firewall
5 1 (6.25%) Intranet
5 1 (6.25%) iSCSI
5 1 (6.25%) NetScaler
5 1 (6.25%) VLAN
5 1 (6.25%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (12.50%) MongoDB
2 2 (12.50%) NoSQL
3 1 (6.25%) MySQL
General
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) AWS Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Unified Communications Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) AWS DevOps
3 2 (12.50%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 2 (12.50%) Senior DevOps
3 2 (12.50%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) IT Support
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (6.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 7 (43.75%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (31.25%) Linux
5 5 (31.25%) Windows 10
6 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
7 2 (12.50%) Windows 8
8 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 4 (25.00%) Analytics
2 4 (25.00%) DevOps
3 3 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (18.75%) Coaching
3 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
3 3 (18.75%) Migration
4 2 (12.50%) Benchmarking
4 2 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 2 (12.50%) Data Architecture
4 2 (12.50%) Deployment Automation
4 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (12.50%) Load Testing
4 2 (12.50%) Server Virtualisation
4 2 (12.50%) Software Deployment
5 1 (6.25%) Commercial Awareness
5 1 (6.25%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (6.25%) Patch Management
5 1 (6.25%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (6.25%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) Bash Shell
1 2 (12.50%) Java
1 2 (12.50%) JavaScript
1 2 (12.50%) Shell Script
2 1 (6.25%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) AWS Certification
2 1 (6.25%) CCNA
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.25%) MCSA
2 1 (6.25%) MCSE
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (68.75%) Active Directory
2 7 (43.75%) Hyper-V
2 7 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (18.75%) vSphere
3 3 (18.75%) XenServer
4 2 (12.50%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (6.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Cobbler
1 2 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (12.50%) Puppet
2 1 (6.25%) Icinga
2 1 (6.25%) Nagios
2 1 (6.25%) PaperCut
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 7 (43.75%) VMware
3 4 (25.00%) Cisco
4 3 (18.75%) Citrix
5 2 (12.50%) Dell
6 1 (6.25%) Adobe
6 1 (6.25%) Dell Compellent
6 1 (6.25%) HP
6 1 (6.25%) Mitel
6 1 (6.25%) Veeam