Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
West Yorkshire > Wakefield
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 32 36
Rank change year-on-year +9 +4 -1
Permanent jobs citing DNS 19 15 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 7.57% 5.30% 2.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.84% 21.13% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 19 14 6
Wakefield median annual salary £29,000 £42,500 £43,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.76% -2.86% +108.33%
10th Percentile £21,000 £26,575 £21,125
90th Percentile £43,750 £43,750 £65,000
West Yorkshire median annual salary £34,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -10.53% +8.57% -

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 Wakefield with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Wakefield
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 87 71 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wakefield 34.66% 25.09% 32.04%
Number of salaries quoted 84 67 44
Wakefield median annual salary £33,500 £37,500 £22,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.67% +68.54% -11.00%
10th Percentile £21,075 £22,100 £17,450
90th Percentile £48,750 £53,500 £41,900
West Yorkshire median annual salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.33% - -6.25%

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Wakefield

Job postings citing DNS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wakefield.

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 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for DNS in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 19 (100.00%) Windows
1 19 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 19 (100.00%) DHCP
2 14 (73.68%) TCP/IP
2 14 (73.68%) MS Exchange
3 13 (68.42%) VMware
4 10 (52.63%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (47.37%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (47.37%) ITIL
6 8 (42.11%) MCP
6 8 (42.11%) MCSA
6 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
7 7 (36.84%) Law
7 7 (36.84%) ITIL Certification
7 7 (36.84%) Avaya
7 7 (36.84%) SAN
7 7 (36.84%) LAN
7 7 (36.84%) MCSE
7 7 (36.84%) WAN
7 7 (36.84%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (36.84%) MCDST
8 6 (31.58%) Windows 7
8 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Office
8 6 (31.58%) Change Management
9 5 (26.32%) Windows Server
9 5 (26.32%) Legal
9 5 (26.32%) CMS
10 4 (21.05%) VoIP
10 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (15.79%) Project Management

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 14 (73.68%) MS Exchange
2 7 (36.84%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (26.32%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (10.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (100.00%) DHCP
2 14 (73.68%) TCP/IP
3 7 (36.84%) LAN
3 7 (36.84%) SAN
3 7 (36.84%) WAN
4 4 (21.05%) VoIP
5 2 (10.53%) Firewall
5 2 (10.53%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (36.84%) Law
2 5 (26.32%) Legal
3 2 (10.53%) Finance
3 2 (10.53%) Retail
4 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Support Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Help Desk Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Help Desk Support
2 6 (31.58%) Help Desk Support Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Service Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Service Desk Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Service Desk Support
2 6 (31.58%) Service Desk Support Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Support Analyst
2 6 (31.58%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) 2nd Line Support
3 5 (26.32%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 5 (26.32%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Help Desk Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Help Desk Support Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Service Desk Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (31.58%) Windows 7
3 5 (26.32%) Windows Server
4 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (10.53%) Linux
6 2 (10.53%) Windows 10
6 2 (10.53%) Windows 8
6 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (10.53%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) ITIL
2 6 (31.58%) Change Management
3 3 (15.79%) Project Management
4 2 (10.53%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.26%) Change Control
5 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (42.11%) MCP
2 8 (42.11%) MCSA
3 7 (36.84%) ITIL Certification
3 7 (36.84%) MCDST
3 7 (36.84%) MCSE
4 1 (5.26%) MCITP
System Software
1 19 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (52.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.53%) Hyper-V
3 2 (10.53%) vSphere
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) VMware
2 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
3 7 (36.84%) Avaya
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco
4 2 (10.53%) Veeam