Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 46 26 75
Rank change year-on-year -20 +49 -14
Permanent jobs citing DNS 31 63 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 4.76% 8.82% 0.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.79% 33.16% 5.21%
Number of salaries quoted 23 45 8
Warrington median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% -5.45% +26.92%
10th Percentile £30,500 £26,250 £34,225
90th Percentile £52,500 £48,250 £47,500
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -

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 165 190 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 25.35% 26.61% 17.17%
Number of salaries quoted 127 151 74
Warrington median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -2.78% +2.86%
10th Percentile £26,400 £20,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £50,500 £52,500
Cheshire median annual salary £42,750 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +14.00% +7.14% -12.50%

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 19 August 2018.

Salary histogram for DNS in Warrington

For the 6 months to 19 August 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 20 (64.52%) Windows
2 19 (61.29%) Active Directory
2 19 (61.29%) VMware
3 16 (51.61%) Windows Server
4 15 (48.39%) VPN
4 15 (48.39%) LAN
4 15 (48.39%) WAN
5 13 (41.94%) Hyper-V
6 10 (32.26%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (32.26%) Cisco IOS
6 10 (32.26%) Cisco PIX
6 10 (32.26%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (32.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (32.26%) Riverbed
6 10 (32.26%) F5
6 10 (32.26%) Root Cause Analysis
6 10 (32.26%) Kalman Filter
6 10 (32.26%) DHCP
6 10 (32.26%) Ethernet
6 10 (32.26%) SSL
6 10 (32.26%) Cisco
6 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
6 10 (32.26%) CCNA
6 10 (32.26%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (32.26%) MPLS
6 10 (32.26%) OSPF
6 10 (32.26%) BGP
6 10 (32.26%) Firewall
6 10 (32.26%) Wireless
6 10 (32.26%) IPsec

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 6 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2013
1 6 (19.35%) MS Exchange
2 4 (12.90%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.45%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (22.58%) Office 365
2 5 (16.13%) IaaS
3 2 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (48.39%) LAN
1 15 (48.39%) VPN
1 15 (48.39%) WAN
2 10 (32.26%) BGP
2 10 (32.26%) Cisco ASA
2 10 (32.26%) Cisco IOS
2 10 (32.26%) Cisco PIX
2 10 (32.26%) DHCP
2 10 (32.26%) EIGRP
2 10 (32.26%) Ethernet
2 10 (32.26%) Firewall
2 10 (32.26%) IPsec
2 10 (32.26%) MPLS
2 10 (32.26%) NX-OS
2 10 (32.26%) OSPF
2 10 (32.26%) Remote Desktop
2 10 (32.26%) SSL
2 10 (32.26%) TACACS
2 10 (32.26%) Wireless
2 10 (32.26%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
2 3 (9.68%) MySQL
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.45%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (6.45%) Finance
1 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 7 (22.58%) Support Engineer
3 6 (19.35%) IT Engineer
3 6 (19.35%) IT Support
3 6 (19.35%) IT Support Engineer
3 6 (19.35%) Network Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 5 (16.13%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (16.13%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Administrator
5 4 (12.90%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Network Administrator
6 3 (9.68%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Operations Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Windows Engineer
6 3 (9.68%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.45%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 20 (64.52%) Windows
2 16 (51.61%) Windows Server
3 10 (32.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (19.35%) Linux
5 1 (3.23%) Mac OS
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (32.26%) Kalman Filter
1 10 (32.26%) Root Cause Analysis
1 10 (32.26%) Security Patching
2 7 (22.58%) ITIL
2 7 (22.58%) Service Delivery
3 6 (19.35%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (16.13%) Break/Fix
5 4 (12.90%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (9.68%) High Availability
6 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 2 (6.45%) Continuous Delivery
7 2 (6.45%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (6.45%) DevOps
7 2 (6.45%) Mentoring
7 2 (6.45%) Process Improvement
7 2 (6.45%) Runbook
7 2 (6.45%) Server Building
7 2 (6.45%) Service Continuity Management
7 2 (6.45%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (19.35%) PowerShell
2 5 (16.13%) SQL
3 2 (6.45%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (32.26%) CCNA
1 10 (32.26%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (25.81%) CCNP
3 5 (16.13%) MCSE
3 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (6.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) QA
System Software
1 19 (61.29%) Active Directory
2 13 (41.94%) Hyper-V
3 10 (32.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (25.81%) XenApp
4 8 (25.81%) XenDesktop
5 5 (16.13%) vSphere
6 4 (12.90%) Terminal Services
7 3 (9.68%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (6.45%) Docker
8 2 (6.45%) KVM
8 2 (6.45%) VirtualBox
8 2 (6.45%) VMware Server
8 2 (6.45%) Xen
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) Ansible
1 2 (6.45%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (6.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (61.29%) VMware
2 10 (32.26%) Cisco
2 10 (32.26%) F5
2 10 (32.26%) Microsoft
2 10 (32.26%) Riverbed
3 8 (25.81%) Citrix
4 6 (19.35%) Veeam