Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Warrington 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 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 50 21 69
Rank change year-on-year -29 +48 -28
Permanent jobs citing DNS 34 74 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 4.92% 10.65% 1.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.99% 38.34% 6.52%
Number of salaries quoted 29 53 8
Warrington median annual salary £37,500 £40,500 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.41% -1.82% +17.86%
10th Percentile £27,150 £26,250 £32,725
90th Percentile £62,500 £47,500 £47,500
Cheshire median annual salary £37,500 £40,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -7.41% +15.71% -6.67%

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 Warrington with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Warrington
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 179 193 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 25.90% 27.77% 15.89%
Number of salaries quoted 135 152 76
Warrington median annual salary £45,000 £39,000 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% +24.80% -10.71%
10th Percentile £27,250 £20,050 £22,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £50,500 £55,000
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year -1.23% +24.62% -13.33%

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Warrington

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

Job vacancy trend for DNS in Warrington

DNS
Salary Trend in Warrington

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

Salary trend for DNS in Warrington

DNS
Salary Histogram in Warrington

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DNS in Warrington over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Salary histogram for DNS in Warrington

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 Warrington region with a requirement for DNS.

1 26 (76.47%) Windows
2 25 (73.53%) Active Directory
2 25 (73.53%) VMware
3 18 (52.94%) Windows Server
4 15 (44.12%) LAN
4 15 (44.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (44.12%) Hyper-V
5 13 (38.24%) DHCP
5 13 (38.24%) Office 365
6 12 (35.29%) VPN
6 12 (35.29%) WAN
7 10 (29.41%) Remote Desktop
8 9 (26.47%) SQL
8 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
8 9 (26.47%) PowerShell
9 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
9 8 (23.53%) ITIL
9 8 (23.53%) Break/Fix
9 8 (23.53%) IaaS
10 7 (20.59%) Linux
10 7 (20.59%) CCNA
10 7 (20.59%) Citrix
10 7 (20.59%) SSL
10 7 (20.59%) Cisco
10 7 (20.59%) Ethernet
10 7 (20.59%) MPLS
10 7 (20.59%) OSPF
10 7 (20.59%) BGP
10 7 (20.59%) XenApp

DNS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warrington 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 5 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2013
1 5 (14.71%) MS Exchange
2 4 (11.76%) SharePoint
3 3 (8.82%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (38.24%) Office 365
2 8 (23.53%) IaaS
3 2 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (44.12%) LAN
2 13 (38.24%) DHCP
3 12 (35.29%) VPN
3 12 (35.29%) WAN
4 10 (29.41%) Remote Desktop
5 7 (20.59%) BGP
5 7 (20.59%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (20.59%) Ethernet
5 7 (20.59%) MPLS
5 7 (20.59%) OSPF
5 7 (20.59%) SSL
5 7 (20.59%) Wireshark
6 6 (17.65%) Cisco IOS
6 6 (17.65%) Cisco PIX
6 6 (17.65%) EIGRP
6 6 (17.65%) Firewall
6 6 (17.65%) IPsec
6 6 (17.65%) NX-OS
6 6 (17.65%) TACACS
6 6 (17.65%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (17.65%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.76%) MySQL
3 2 (5.88%) Big Data
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.88%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (5.88%) Finance
1 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (35.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 9 (26.47%) IT Engineer
2 9 (26.47%) Support Engineer
3 8 (23.53%) IT Support
3 8 (23.53%) IT Support Engineer
4 7 (20.59%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 7 (20.59%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
4 7 (20.59%) 3rd Line Support
4 7 (20.59%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (14.71%) Network Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Field Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Field Support Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Operations Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Windows Engineer
6 4 (11.76%) Windows Systems Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (8.82%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.65%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.94%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (2.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 26 (76.47%) Windows
2 18 (52.94%) Windows Server
3 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (20.59%) Linux
5 4 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (8.82%) Windows 10
7 1 (2.94%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (23.53%) Break/Fix
1 8 (23.53%) ITIL
2 6 (17.65%) Kalman Filter
2 6 (17.65%) Root Cause Analysis
2 6 (17.65%) Security Patching
2 6 (17.65%) Service Delivery
3 5 (14.71%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (14.71%) Server Building
4 3 (8.82%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 3 (8.82%) ITIL V3
5 2 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.88%) Configuration Management
5 2 (5.88%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (5.88%) DevOps
5 2 (5.88%) High Availability
5 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 2 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (5.88%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (26.47%) PowerShell
1 9 (26.47%) SQL
2 2 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (20.59%) CCNA
3 6 (17.65%) CCNP
3 6 (17.65%) MCSE
3 6 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (5.88%) Degree
5 1 (2.94%) CCDP
5 1 (2.94%) CCSE
5 1 (2.94%) CISSP
5 1 (2.94%) IISP
5 1 (2.94%) ISSAP
5 1 (2.94%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 25 (73.53%) Active Directory
2 15 (44.12%) Hyper-V
2 15 (44.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (20.59%) VMware ESXi
3 7 (20.59%) XenApp
3 7 (20.59%) XenDesktop
4 6 (17.65%) vSphere
5 5 (14.71%) VMware Server
6 4 (11.76%) Terminal Services
7 3 (8.82%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (5.88%) Docker
8 2 (5.88%) KVM
8 2 (5.88%) VirtualBox
8 2 (5.88%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (5.88%) Ansible
1 2 (5.88%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (5.88%) Puppet
2 1 (2.94%) QRadar
Vendors
1 25 (73.53%) VMware
2 9 (26.47%) Microsoft
3 7 (20.59%) Cisco
3 7 (20.59%) Citrix
4 6 (17.65%) F5
4 6 (17.65%) Riverbed
5 5 (14.71%) Veeam
6 3 (8.82%) HP
6 3 (8.82%) Mitel
6 3 (8.82%) WatchGuard
7 1 (2.94%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.94%) Fortinet
7 1 (2.94%) IBM
7 1 (2.94%) LogRhythm
7 1 (2.94%) Palo Alto
7 1 (2.94%) Splunk
7 1 (2.94%) Tufin