The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 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 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
West Yorkshire / Wakefield
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 28 37
Rank change year-on-year +4 +9  
Permanent jobs citing DNS 7 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 5.15% 4.20% 0.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.22% 10.53% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 1
Median salary £42,500 £28,750 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +47.82% +2.67%  
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,689
% change year-on-year +2.66% +2.21%  

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 Wakefield with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Wakefield
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 46 57 42
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wakefield 33.82% 39.86% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 40 44 40
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +25.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £19,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,500 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Wakefield

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wakefield 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 Wakefield

DNS
Salary Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DNS in Wakefield.

Salary trend for DNS in Wakefield

DNS
Salary Histogram in Wakefield

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DNS in Wakefield over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Salary histogram for DNS in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 28 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 Wakefield region with a requirement for DNS.

1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (90.91%) SCCM
2 10 (90.91%) DHCP
3 9 (81.82%) ITIL
4 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (63.64%) SCOM
5 7 (63.64%) VMware
5 7 (63.64%) MS Exchange
6 6 (54.55%) HP
6 6 (54.55%) SAN
6 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
7 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (36.36%) SLA
7 4 (36.36%) Cisco
7 4 (36.36%) vMotion
7 4 (36.36%) Server Building
7 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (36.36%) VMware ESX
7 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (36.36%) vSphere
8 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (27.27%) MCSE
9 2 (18.18%) MCSA
9 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
9 2 (18.18%) LAN
9 2 (18.18%) WAN
9 2 (18.18%) Citrix

DNS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wakefield 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 7 (63.64%) MS Exchange
2 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (90.91%) DHCP
2 6 (54.55%) SAN
3 2 (18.18%) LAN
3 2 (18.18%) WAN
4 1 (9.09%) Firewall
4 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
4 1 (9.09%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) SCCM Engineer
1 5 (45.45%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Operations Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Operations Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Leader
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) IT Architect
3 1 (9.09%) IT Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) IT Support
3 1 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Clustering
1 2 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) ITIL
2 4 (36.36%) Server Building
3 1 (9.09%) BCP
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Process Management
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) MCSE
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (18.18%) MCSA
3 1 (9.09%) CCNA
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (36.36%) VMware ESX
2 4 (36.36%) vSphere
3 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (9.09%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 10 (90.91%) SCCM
2 7 (63.64%) SCOM
3 4 (36.36%) vMotion
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (9.09%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) VMware
2 6 (54.55%) HP
3 4 (36.36%) Cisco
4 2 (18.18%) Citrix
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft