Period
to 12 November 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 12 November 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
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 87 61 63
Rank change year-on-year -26 +2 +16
Permanent jobs citing DNS 14 28 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 1.24% 3.16% 3.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.79% 15.38% 24.69%
Number of salaries quoted 14 27 35
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £35,000 £25,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +40.00% -28.57% +16.67%
10th Percentile £22,375 £21,000 £21,500
90th Percentile £80,250 £35,800 £44,500
North East median annual salary £42,500 £25,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year +70.00% -26.47% +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 143 182 162
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 12.65% 20.56% 14.01%
Number of salaries quoted 123 161 138
Tyne and Wear median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -9.09% +14.93%
10th Percentile £21,300 £21,750 £22,525
90th Percentile £66,000 £52,500 £65,000
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 12 November 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 12 November 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 -34 12 £35,000 +40.00% 3
Sunderland -4 1 - -
Gateshead - 1 - -
DNS
North East

For the 6 months to 12 November 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 13 (92.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (85.71%) Windows
3 10 (71.43%) VMware
3 10 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (64.29%) Windows Server
5 8 (57.14%) Hyper-V
5 8 (57.14%) DHCP
5 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
6 7 (50.00%) Puppet
6 7 (50.00%) DevOps
7 6 (42.86%) Linux
8 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
8 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (35.71%) Opscode Chef
9 4 (28.57%) Ansible
9 4 (28.57%) SAN
10 3 (21.43%) Deployment Automation
10 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 3 (21.43%) Internet
10 3 (21.43%) Benchmarking
10 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
10 3 (21.43%) SSL
10 3 (21.43%) Java
10 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
10 3 (21.43%) SQL
10 3 (21.43%) XenServer
10 3 (21.43%) Load Testing
10 3 (21.43%) Shell Script
10 3 (21.43%) Citrix

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 (21.43%) Apache Solr
1 3 (21.43%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (7.14%) IIS
2 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 13 (92.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (71.43%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (21.43%) Office 365
3 3 (21.43%) SaaS
4 2 (14.29%) IaaS
4 2 (14.29%) PaaS
5 1 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (7.14%) Amazon S3
5 1 (7.14%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (7.14%) Route 53
5 1 (7.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) DHCP
2 4 (28.57%) SAN
3 3 (21.43%) Internet
3 3 (21.43%) SSL
4 2 (14.29%) LAN
4 2 (14.29%) NAS
4 2 (14.29%) Network Security
4 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 2 (14.29%) VSAN
4 2 (14.29%) WAN
5 1 (7.14%) Firewall
5 1 (7.14%) iSCSI
5 1 (7.14%) NetScaler
5 1 (7.14%) VLAN
5 1 (7.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (21.43%) MongoDB
2 3 (21.43%) NoSQL
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (14.29%) Amazon Aurora
3 2 (14.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (14.29%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (14.29%) MariaDB
3 2 (14.29%) MySQL
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
3 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (7.14%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Jenkins
2 2 (14.29%) Ant
2 2 (14.29%) Artifactory
2 2 (14.29%) Gatling
2 2 (14.29%) GitLab
2 2 (14.29%) Maven
2 2 (14.29%) NeoLoad
2 2 (14.29%) Selenium
3 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) AWS DevOps
1 4 (28.57%) AWS DevOps Engineer
1 4 (28.57%) AWS Engineer
1 4 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Linux DevOps Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Linux/Unix DevOps
2 3 (21.43%) Senior DevOps
2 3 (21.43%) Senior DevOps Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) AWS Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) IT Support
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) PKI
2 1 (7.14%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) Windows Server
3 6 (42.86%) Linux
4 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (21.43%) Windows 10
5 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (14.29%) Windows 8
7 1 (7.14%) CentOS
7 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
7 1 (7.14%) Windows 7
7 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) DevOps
2 3 (21.43%) Benchmarking
2 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
2 3 (21.43%) Data Architecture
2 3 (21.43%) Deployment Automation
2 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 3 (21.43%) Load Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity
3 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (14.29%) Open Source
3 2 (14.29%) Operations Management
3 2 (14.29%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (14.29%) Security Architecture
3 2 (14.29%) Server Virtualisation
3 2 (14.29%) Software Deployment
4 1 (7.14%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (7.14%) Patch Management
4 1 (7.14%) Presales
4 1 (7.14%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (7.14%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) Bash Shell
1 3 (21.43%) Java
1 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
1 3 (21.43%) Shell Script
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
2 1 (7.14%) GDPR
System Software
1 10 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 8 (57.14%) Hyper-V
3 3 (21.43%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 3 (21.43%) Docker
3 3 (21.43%) XenServer
4 2 (14.29%) vSphere
5 1 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (7.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (50.00%) Puppet
2 5 (35.71%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (28.57%) Ansible
4 3 (21.43%) Cobbler
5 2 (14.29%) Consul
5 2 (14.29%) Docker Swarm
5 2 (14.29%) Grafana
5 2 (14.29%) Kibana
5 2 (14.29%) Kubernetes
5 2 (14.29%) logstash
5 2 (14.29%) Rancher
5 2 (14.29%) Single Sign-On
5 2 (14.29%) Tivoli
5 2 (14.29%) ZABBIX
6 1 (7.14%) Icinga
6 1 (7.14%) Nagios
6 1 (7.14%) PaperCut
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) VMware
2 3 (21.43%) Citrix
3 2 (14.29%) AppDynamics
3 2 (14.29%) Dynatrace
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle
3 2 (14.29%) Riverbed
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco
4 1 (7.14%) Dell
4 1 (7.14%) Dell Compellent
4 1 (7.14%) Mitel
4 1 (7.14%) Veeam