Period
to 21 May 2019

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 21 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
21 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 20 45 45
Rank change year-on-year +25 0 +19
Permanent jobs citing DNS 48 28 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 9.64% 4.71% 4.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 61.54% 24.14% 21.54%
Number of salaries quoted 34 23 23
Warrington median annual salary £48,750 £44,000 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.80% +29.41% +54.55%
10th Percentile £24,000 £32,750 £21,700
90th Percentile £52,125 £52,500 £47,500
Cheshire median annual salary £32,500 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -16.67% +11.43% +7.69%

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 78 116 130
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 15.66% 19.53% 20.28%
Number of salaries quoted 58 92 99
Warrington median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +23.29% +4.29%
10th Percentile £23,400 £25,500 £21,580
90th Percentile £62,500 £69,500 £65,000
Cheshire median annual salary £41,500 £44,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year -5.68% +20.55% +12.31%

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 21 May 2019.

Salary histogram for DNS in Warrington

For the 6 months to 21 May 2019, 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 37 (77.08%) DHCP
2 33 (68.75%) Windows
3 28 (58.33%) VoIP
4 27 (56.25%) TCP/IP
4 27 (56.25%) Wireless
5 25 (52.08%) Wi-Fi
5 25 (52.08%) Cisco
5 25 (52.08%) Active Directory
5 25 (52.08%) ITIL
6 23 (47.92%) Cisco Certification
6 23 (47.92%) Network Security
7 21 (43.75%) VMware
7 21 (43.75%) WAN
7 21 (43.75%) LAN
8 20 (41.67%) CCNP
9 19 (39.58%) Windows Server 2008
9 19 (39.58%) Office 365
9 19 (39.58%) Windows 10
10 17 (35.42%) Change Control
11 15 (31.25%) Microsoft
12 14 (29.17%) Firewall
12 14 (29.17%) Windows 7
13 13 (27.08%) Collaborative Working
13 13 (27.08%) SAN
14 12 (25.00%) SLA
14 12 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
14 12 (25.00%) Meraki
14 12 (25.00%) Mentoring
14 12 (25.00%) Windows Server
15 11 (22.92%) GDPR

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 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 5 (10.42%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 19 (39.58%) Office 365
2 5 (10.42%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 37 (77.08%) DHCP
2 28 (58.33%) VoIP
3 27 (56.25%) TCP/IP
3 27 (56.25%) Wireless
4 25 (52.08%) Wi-Fi
5 23 (47.92%) Network Security
6 21 (43.75%) LAN
6 21 (43.75%) WAN
7 14 (29.17%) Firewall
8 13 (27.08%) SAN
9 12 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
10 11 (22.92%) SSL
11 8 (16.67%) BGP
11 8 (16.67%) EIGRP
11 8 (16.67%) Internet
11 8 (16.67%) iSCSI
11 8 (16.67%) OSPF
11 8 (16.67%) SNMP
11 8 (16.67%) Wireless Security
11 8 (16.67%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MSI
General
1 8 (16.67%) Retail
2 7 (14.58%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (41.67%) Network Engineer
2 12 (25.00%) ICT Engineer
2 12 (25.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 8 (16.67%) Analyst
3 8 (16.67%) IT Support
3 8 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
3 8 (16.67%) Security Engineer
4 7 (14.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (14.58%) IT Engineer
4 7 (14.58%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) ICT Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) IT Support Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Support Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (8.33%) IT Analyst
6 4 (8.33%) Service Analyst
6 4 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) CISSP Analyst
7 3 (6.25%) Security Incident Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.67%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (16.67%) PKI
2 7 (14.58%) Smartphone
3 5 (10.42%) Hybrid Cloud
3 5 (10.42%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (8.33%) Fat Client
4 4 (8.33%) Thin Client
5 3 (6.25%) Driving Licence
5 3 (6.25%) iPad
5 3 (6.25%) iPhone
6 1 (2.08%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 33 (68.75%) Windows
2 19 (39.58%) Windows 10
2 19 (39.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (29.17%) Windows 7
4 12 (25.00%) Windows Server
5 11 (22.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (16.67%) Linux
7 3 (6.25%) Android
7 3 (6.25%) Apple iOS
7 3 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (52.08%) ITIL
2 17 (35.42%) Change Control
3 13 (27.08%) Collaborative Working
4 12 (25.00%) Mentoring
5 8 (16.67%) B2B
5 8 (16.67%) Business Agility
5 8 (16.67%) DevOps
5 8 (16.67%) ITIL V3
5 8 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
5 8 (16.67%) Monetization
5 8 (16.67%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 8 (16.67%) Threat Detection
5 8 (16.67%) Two-Factor Authentication
6 7 (14.58%) Change Management
6 7 (14.58%) High Availability
6 7 (14.58%) Incident Management
6 7 (14.58%) Service Delivery
7 6 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 5 (10.42%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 3 (6.25%) SQL
3 2 (4.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 23 (47.92%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (41.67%) CCNP
3 9 (18.75%) CCNA
4 7 (14.58%) Degree
5 5 (10.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (6.25%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 3 (6.25%) CCSP
6 3 (6.25%) CISA
6 3 (6.25%) CISM
6 3 (6.25%) CISSP
6 3 (6.25%) CRISC
6 3 (6.25%) GSEC
7 2 (4.17%) MCP
7 2 (4.17%) MCSE
7 2 (4.17%) MCTS
7 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (4.17%) SC Cleared
7 2 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (25.00%) SLA
2 11 (22.92%) GDPR
2 11 (22.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (16.67%) ISO 22301
3 8 (16.67%) ISO 9001
4 3 (6.25%) ISO 31000
4 3 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 25 (52.08%) Active Directory
2 7 (14.58%) BitLocker
3 6 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (10.42%) vSphere
5 3 (6.25%) XenApp
6 2 (4.17%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (2.08%) Hyper-V
7 1 (2.08%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (18.75%) SCCM
2 5 (10.42%) WSUS
3 2 (4.17%) BladeLogic
3 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (4.17%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 25 (52.08%) Cisco
2 21 (43.75%) VMware
3 15 (31.25%) Microsoft
4 12 (25.00%) Meraki
5 8 (16.67%) BT
5 8 (16.67%) IBM
5 8 (16.67%) Nimsoft
5 8 (16.67%) Red Hat
6 3 (6.25%) Apple
6 3 (6.25%) Citrix
6 3 (6.25%) HP
6 3 (6.25%) Mitel
7 2 (4.17%) BMC
7 2 (4.17%) SonicWALL
8 1 (2.08%) SAP
8 1 (2.08%) Veeam