Period
to 10 December 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 10 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
Cheshire > Warrington
6 months to
10 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 48 27 72
Rank change year-on-year -21 +45 -40
Permanent jobs citing DNS 23 63 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 3.78% 9.97% 0.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.67% 40.91% 6.98%
Number of salaries quoted 20 43 5
Warrington median annual salary £32,500 £40,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -19.75% +9.46% -7.50%
10th Percentile £27,200 £26,250 £26,950
90th Percentile £51,000 £48,500 £38,650
Cheshire median annual salary £32,500 £39,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year -17.20% +20.77% -18.75%

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 138 154 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warrington 22.70% 24.37% 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 101 110 63
Warrington median annual salary £45,000 £40,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +35.00% -14.29%
10th Percentile £28,250 £19,950 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £51,250 £63,500
Cheshire median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +32.81% -14.67%

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 10 December 2018.

Salary histogram for DNS in Warrington

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 19 (82.61%) Windows
1 19 (82.61%) Active Directory
1 19 (82.61%) VMware
2 14 (60.87%) Windows Server
3 12 (52.17%) Hyper-V
3 12 (52.17%) Office 365
4 11 (47.83%) DHCP
5 10 (43.48%) LAN
5 10 (43.48%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (34.78%) IaaS
6 8 (34.78%) Break/Fix
7 7 (30.43%) WAN
7 7 (30.43%) ITIL
7 7 (30.43%) SQL
7 7 (30.43%) VPN
7 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
8 6 (26.09%) Citrix
8 6 (26.09%) Remote Desktop
8 6 (26.09%) XenApp
8 6 (26.09%) XenDesktop
9 5 (21.74%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (21.74%) PowerShell
9 5 (21.74%) VMware Server
9 5 (21.74%) Server Building
9 5 (21.74%) Data Centre
9 5 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (17.39%) Service Delivery
10 4 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (17.39%) CCNA

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 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (17.39%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (17.39%) MS Exchange
2 3 (13.04%) IIS
2 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (52.17%) Office 365
2 8 (34.78%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (47.83%) DHCP
2 10 (43.48%) LAN
3 7 (30.43%) VPN
3 7 (30.43%) WAN
4 6 (26.09%) Remote Desktop
5 3 (13.04%) BGP
5 3 (13.04%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (13.04%) Ethernet
5 3 (13.04%) IP Telephony
5 3 (13.04%) MPLS
5 3 (13.04%) OSPF
5 3 (13.04%) SSL
5 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
5 3 (13.04%) Wireshark
6 2 (8.70%) EIGRP
6 2 (8.70%) Firewall
6 2 (8.70%) IPsec
6 2 (8.70%) SAN
6 2 (8.70%) TACACS
6 2 (8.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) Big Data
2 2 (8.70%) MySQL
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
1 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) IT Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) Support Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 6 (26.09%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (26.09%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) IT Support
3 6 (26.09%) IT Support Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Field Engineer
4 4 (17.39%) Field Support Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (8.70%) Network Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Operations Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.35%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (4.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 19 (82.61%) Windows
2 14 (60.87%) Windows Server
3 4 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (13.04%) Linux
4 3 (13.04%) Windows 10
4 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Break/Fix
2 7 (30.43%) ITIL
3 5 (21.74%) Server Building
4 4 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (17.39%) Service Delivery
5 3 (13.04%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 3 (13.04%) ITIL V3
6 2 (8.70%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (8.70%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (8.70%) Project Management
6 2 (8.70%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (8.70%) Security Patching
6 2 (8.70%) Trend Analysis
7 1 (4.35%) CRM
7 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
7 1 (4.35%) Incident Management
7 1 (4.35%) Load Balancing
7 1 (4.35%) Malware Detection/Protection
7 1 (4.35%) Network Design
7 1 (4.35%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) SQL
2 5 (21.74%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (17.39%) CCNA
2 4 (17.39%) MCSE
2 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (13.04%) CCNP
4 2 (8.70%) Degree
5 1 (4.35%) CCDP
5 1 (4.35%) CCSE
5 1 (4.35%) CISSP
5 1 (4.35%) IISP
5 1 (4.35%) ISSAP
5 1 (4.35%) JNCIP
System Software
1 19 (82.61%) Active Directory
2 12 (52.17%) Hyper-V
3 10 (43.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (26.09%) XenApp
4 6 (26.09%) XenDesktop
5 5 (21.74%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (21.74%) VMware Server
6 4 (17.39%) vSphere
7 3 (13.04%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (8.70%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) QRadar
Vendors
1 19 (82.61%) VMware
2 7 (30.43%) Microsoft
3 6 (26.09%) Citrix
4 4 (17.39%) Veeam
5 3 (13.04%) Cisco
5 3 (13.04%) HP
5 3 (13.04%) Mitel
5 3 (13.04%) WatchGuard
6 2 (8.70%) F5
6 2 (8.70%) Riverbed
7 1 (4.35%) CheckPoint
7 1 (4.35%) Fortinet
7 1 (4.35%) IBM
7 1 (4.35%) LogRhythm
7 1 (4.35%) Palo Alto
7 1 (4.35%) Splunk
7 1 (4.35%) Tufin