Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 74 34
Rank change year-on-year +48 -40 +34
Permanent jobs citing DNS 65 6 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 10.11% 0.95% 7.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 39.16% 6.82% 46.06%
Number of salaries quoted 43 5 74
Warrington median annual salary £40,500 £37,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.46% -7.50% +35.59%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,950 £22,000
90th Percentile £47,500 £38,650 £71,750
Cheshire median annual salary £39,000 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% -18.75% +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 166 88 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 25.82% 13.99% 16.92%
Number of salaries quoted 121 67 150
Warrington median annual salary £40,500 £28,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +44.64% -20.00% +7.69%
10th Percentile £20,000 £22,500 £22,000
90th Percentile £51,250 £55,000 £57,500
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +30.77% -18.75% +2.56%

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 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for DNS in Warrington

For the 6 months to 23 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 Warrington region with a requirement for DNS.

1 55 (84.62%) DHCP
2 46 (70.77%) Cisco
3 44 (67.69%) Windows
4 37 (56.92%) VMware
5 36 (55.38%) Active Directory
6 35 (53.85%) Data Centre
7 34 (52.31%) VPN
7 34 (52.31%) Microsoft
8 32 (49.23%) WAN
8 32 (49.23%) Citrix
9 31 (47.69%) Firewall
10 30 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
11 28 (43.08%) Hyper-V
12 25 (38.46%) SSL
12 25 (38.46%) ITIL
12 25 (38.46%) LAN
12 25 (38.46%) Wireless
12 25 (38.46%) IPsec
13 24 (36.92%) MPLS
13 24 (36.92%) OSPF
13 24 (36.92%) BGP
13 24 (36.92%) EIGRP
13 24 (36.92%) Microsoft Certification
13 24 (36.92%) Degree
13 24 (36.92%) Load Balancing
14 23 (35.38%) Windows Server 2008
15 22 (33.85%) CCNP
15 22 (33.85%) Windows Server
16 20 (30.77%) NX-OS
16 20 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure

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 11 (16.92%) Exchange Server 2013
2 7 (10.77%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (10.77%) MS Exchange
3 6 (9.23%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.23%) G Suite
2 5 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 55 (84.62%) DHCP
2 34 (52.31%) VPN
3 32 (49.23%) WAN
4 31 (47.69%) Firewall
5 25 (38.46%) IPsec
5 25 (38.46%) LAN
5 25 (38.46%) SSL
5 25 (38.46%) Wireless
6 24 (36.92%) BGP
6 24 (36.92%) EIGRP
6 24 (36.92%) MPLS
6 24 (36.92%) OSPF
7 20 (30.77%) Cisco IOS
7 20 (30.77%) NX-OS
8 18 (27.69%) Cisco ASA
9 17 (26.15%) Cisco PIX
9 17 (26.15%) TACACS
10 14 (21.54%) Ethernet
10 14 (21.54%) Wireshark
10 14 (21.54%) xDSL
General
1 14 (21.54%) Manufacturing
2 7 (10.77%) Finance
3 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (35.38%) Network Engineer
2 16 (24.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 14 (21.54%) Systems Engineer
4 11 (16.92%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 11 (16.92%) Citrix Engineer
5 10 (15.38%) VMware Engineer
6 7 (10.77%) 3rd Line Support
6 7 (10.77%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 7 (10.77%) Cisco Engineer
6 7 (10.77%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 7 (10.77%) Citrix Support
6 7 (10.77%) Citrix Support Engineer
6 7 (10.77%) Support Engineer
7 6 (9.23%) IT Technician
7 6 (9.23%) VMware Support Engineer
8 5 (7.69%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
8 5 (7.69%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
8 5 (7.69%) Consultant
8 5 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
9 4 (6.15%) IT Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 35 (53.85%) Data Centre
2 14 (21.54%) Life Science
3 11 (16.92%) Fat Client
3 11 (16.92%) Management Information System
3 11 (16.92%) Thin Client
4 6 (9.23%) Driving Licence
5 3 (4.62%) Computer Science
6 2 (3.08%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 44 (67.69%) Windows
2 23 (35.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 22 (33.85%) Windows Server
4 20 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (9.23%) Windows 8
6 6 (9.23%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.54%) Linux
7 1 (1.54%) Unix
7 1 (1.54%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (38.46%) ITIL
2 24 (36.92%) Load Balancing
3 13 (20.00%) Change Management
4 11 (16.92%) Disaster Recovery
4 11 (16.92%) Kalman Filter
5 10 (15.38%) ITIL V3
5 10 (15.38%) ITSM
5 10 (15.38%) Service Management
6 7 (10.77%) Asset Management
6 7 (10.77%) Mentoring
6 7 (10.77%) Service Delivery
7 6 (9.23%) ITIL V2
7 6 (9.23%) Time Management
8 3 (4.62%) Network Management
9 2 (3.08%) Presales
9 2 (3.08%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (3.08%) Runbook
10 1 (1.54%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (1.54%) Cybersecurity
10 1 (1.54%) Escalation Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.15%) SQL
2 2 (3.08%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 30 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (36.92%) Degree
2 24 (36.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (33.85%) CCNP
4 16 (24.62%) CCNA
5 14 (21.54%) MCSA
6 10 (15.38%) MCSE
7 6 (9.23%) A+ Certification
7 6 (9.23%) DBS Check
7 6 (9.23%) MCP
8 4 (6.15%) CCA
8 4 (6.15%) Citrix Certification
8 4 (6.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (4.62%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (24.62%) PMO
2 4 (6.15%) GDPR
System Software
1 36 (55.38%) Active Directory
2 28 (43.08%) Hyper-V
3 20 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (12.31%) XenApp
4 8 (12.31%) XenDesktop
5 2 (3.08%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 14 (21.54%) WSUS
2 11 (16.92%) SCOM
2 11 (16.92%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 6 (9.23%) SCCM
4 1 (1.54%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 46 (70.77%) Cisco
2 37 (56.92%) VMware
3 34 (52.31%) Microsoft
4 32 (49.23%) Citrix
5 17 (26.15%) F5
5 17 (26.15%) Riverbed
6 15 (23.08%) EqualLogic
6 15 (23.08%) NetApp
7 14 (21.54%) CommVault
7 14 (21.54%) Dell
7 14 (21.54%) Symantec
8 11 (16.92%) Veeam
9 6 (9.23%) Google
10 1 (1.54%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.54%) Fortinet
10 1 (1.54%) HP
10 1 (1.54%) Juniper
10 1 (1.54%) Palo Alto