Period
to 20 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire 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 20 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
West Midlands > Warwickshire
6 months to
20 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 56 70 88
Rank change year-on-year +14 +18 +17
Permanent jobs citing DNS 19 27 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 2.65% 2.27% 1.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.50% 15.88% 8.72%
Number of salaries quoted 7 20 10
Warwickshire median annual salary £35,000 £50,000 £37,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.00% +32.45% +37.27%
10th Percentile £29,400 £27,500 £29,625
90th Percentile £54,850 £57,000 £66,750
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £39,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.59% +12.86% -5.41%

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 Warwickshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Warwickshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 152 170 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 21.17% 14.27% 13.08%
Number of salaries quoted 94 136 115
Warwickshire median annual salary £44,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% +2.67% -5.66%
10th Percentile £32,500 £24,750 £27,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,500 £62,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

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

Job vacancy trend for DNS in Warwickshire

DNS
Salary Trend in Warwickshire

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

Salary trend for DNS in Warwickshire

DNS
Salary Histogram in Warwickshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DNS in Warwickshire over the 6 months to 20 February 2019.

Salary histogram for DNS in Warwickshire

DNS
Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Warwickshire region over the 6 months to 20 February 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwick +12 12 £42,250 -18.75%
Stratford-upon-Avon - 3 £35,000 - 1
Rugby +1 1 £22,000 -47.62%
DNS
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for DNS.

1 16 (84.21%) Windows
2 13 (68.42%) VMware
3 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
3 11 (57.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (47.37%) Problem-Solving
4 9 (47.37%) Dell
4 9 (47.37%) DHCP
4 9 (47.37%) SLA
4 9 (47.37%) Cisco
5 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
5 8 (42.11%) Management Information System
5 8 (42.11%) McAfee
5 8 (42.11%) SCOM
5 8 (42.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (36.84%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (36.84%) Data Centre
6 7 (36.84%) Juniper
7 6 (31.58%) Internet
7 6 (31.58%) Cisco Prime
7 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
7 6 (31.58%) Firewall
7 6 (31.58%) SolarWinds
7 6 (31.58%) vSphere
7 6 (31.58%) McAfee ePO
7 6 (31.58%) Degree
8 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (26.32%) Veeam
8 5 (26.32%) Office 365
8 5 (26.32%) Service Management

DNS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (26.32%) Office 365
2 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (10.53%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 9 (47.37%) DHCP
2 6 (31.58%) Firewall
2 6 (31.58%) Internet
3 5 (26.32%) SAN
4 4 (21.05%) LAN
4 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
4 4 (21.05%) WAN
5 1 (5.26%) BGP
5 1 (5.26%) IPv4
5 1 (5.26%) IPv6
5 1 (5.26%) MPLS
5 1 (5.26%) Multicast
5 1 (5.26%) OSPF
5 1 (5.26%) PPP
5 1 (5.26%) TACACS
5 1 (5.26%) VPLS
5 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (31.58%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (21.05%) Telecoms
2 2 (10.53%) Retail
3 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (36.84%) Support Engineer
1 7 (36.84%) Systems Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) NOC Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Network Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) IT Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Network Operations Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Operations Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) SCADA Engineer
4 4 (21.05%) Systems Support
4 4 (21.05%) Systems Support Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (15.79%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 2 (10.53%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Administrator
6 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Systems Administrator
7 1 (5.26%) Support Officer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Management Information System
2 7 (36.84%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (36.84%) Data Centre
3 4 (21.05%) SCADA
4 3 (15.79%) Clustering
4 3 (15.79%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 16 (84.21%) Windows
2 3 (15.79%) Linux
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.26%) Debian
4 1 (5.26%) Windows 10
4 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Problem-Solving
2 8 (42.11%) Continuous Improvement
3 5 (26.32%) ITIL
3 5 (26.32%) Service Management
4 4 (21.05%) Proactive Monitoring
4 4 (21.05%) SIEM
5 3 (15.79%) DNA
5 3 (15.79%) ITIL V3
5 3 (15.79%) Migration
5 3 (15.79%) Problem Management
6 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
6 2 (10.53%) Identity Management
6 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 2 (10.53%) ITSM
6 2 (10.53%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (10.53%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 2 (10.53%) Patch Management
6 2 (10.53%) Release Management
6 2 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (5.26%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) PowerShell
2 2 (10.53%) C
2 2 (10.53%) R
2 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) Degree
2 3 (15.79%) MCSA
2 3 (15.79%) MCSE
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (15.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (10.53%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (5.26%) CCNP
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.26%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (47.37%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (57.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (42.11%) Active Directory
3 7 (36.84%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (31.58%) vSphere
5 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
5 3 (15.79%) Terminal Services
5 3 (15.79%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (42.11%) SCOM
2 6 (31.58%) Cisco Prime
2 6 (31.58%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (10.53%) SCCM
4 2 (10.53%) Single Sign-On
4 2 (10.53%) vCenter Server
4 2 (10.53%) WSUS
5 1 (5.26%) Cacti
5 1 (5.26%) Nagios
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) VMware
2 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
3 9 (47.37%) Cisco
3 9 (47.37%) Dell
4 8 (42.11%) McAfee
5 7 (36.84%) Juniper
6 6 (31.58%) SolarWinds
7 5 (26.32%) Veeam
8 4 (21.05%) Red Box
9 3 (15.79%) Citrix
10 2 (10.53%) Altiris
10 2 (10.53%) CommVault
10 2 (10.53%) Fujitsu
10 2 (10.53%) NetApp
10 2 (10.53%) Symantec
11 1 (5.26%) Extreme Networks