Period
to 30 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 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 30 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
30 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 83 69 98
Rank change year-on-year -14 +29 +23
Permanent jobs citing DNS 23 33 55
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.91% 2.97% 2.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.74% 12.69% 18.27%
Number of salaries quoted 12 22 46
10th Percentile £21,450 £32,300 £26,000
25th Percentile £33,375 £38,125 £40,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +16.67% +5.88% -17.07%
75th Percentile £54,688 £54,188 £50,063
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,500 £63,125
South East median annual salary £41,000 £36,050 £40,000
% change year-on-year +13.73% -9.88% +3.90%

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 West Sussex with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
West Sussex
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 156 260 301
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 12.94% 23.42% 12.86%
Number of salaries quoted 108 203 260
10th Percentile £24,900 £34,200 £26,950
25th Percentile £31,250 £41,625 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £51,250 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +2.50% - +17.65%
75th Percentile £60,000 £60,000 £58,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

Job postings citing DNS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in West Sussex.

Job vacancy trend for DNS in West Sussex

DNS
Salary Trend in West Sussex

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing DNS in West Sussex.

Salary trend for DNS in West Sussex

DNS
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

Salary distribution for jobs citing DNS in West Sussex over the 6 months to 30 July 2021.

Salary histogram for DNS in West Sussex

DNS
Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the West Sussex region over the 6 months to 30 July 2021. 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
Horsham -5 14 £52,500 +40.00% 1
Crawley +15 4 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Chichester -6 2 £22,000 -41.33%
Worthing -14 1 £40,000 -23.08%
DNS
South East

For the 6 months to 30 July 2021, 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for DNS.

1 21 (91.30%) DHCP
2 14 (60.87%) Firewall
3 13 (56.52%) Active Directory
4 8 (34.78%) Firmware
4 8 (34.78%) SLA
4 8 (34.78%) Windows
4 8 (34.78%) Information Security
4 8 (34.78%) ServiceNow
4 8 (34.78%) Technology Roadmap
5 7 (30.43%) Chat Support
5 7 (30.43%) VMware
6 6 (26.09%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
6 6 (26.09%) CCNP
6 6 (26.09%) CCNA
6 6 (26.09%) VPN
6 6 (26.09%) ITIL
6 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (26.09%) Data Centre
6 6 (26.09%) Network Management
7 5 (21.74%) Palo Alto
7 5 (21.74%) PowerShell
7 5 (21.74%) Blue Coat
7 5 (21.74%) McAfee
7 5 (21.74%) Wireless
7 5 (21.74%) CheckPoint
7 5 (21.74%) Internet
8 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
9 3 (13.04%) Finance

DNS
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 3 (13.04%) IIS
2 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (13.04%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (8.70%) AWS
2 2 (8.70%) Azure
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft 365
2 2 (8.70%) OneDrive
3 1 (4.35%) Amazon ECS
3 1 (4.35%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (4.35%) IaaS
3 1 (4.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (91.30%) DHCP
2 14 (60.87%) Firewall
3 6 (26.09%) VPN
4 5 (21.74%) Internet
4 5 (21.74%) Wireless
5 3 (13.04%) DMZ
6 2 (8.70%) Network Security
6 2 (8.70%) TCP/IP
7 1 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (4.35%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (4.35%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) MongoDB
1 2 (8.70%) MySQL
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.35%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (4.35%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (13.04%) Finance
2 2 (8.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Analyst
2 8 (34.78%) 2nd Line Support
3 7 (30.43%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 7 (30.43%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
3 7 (30.43%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 7 (30.43%) Support Analyst
4 5 (21.74%) Network Engineer
4 5 (21.74%) Network Operations Engineer
4 5 (21.74%) Operations Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) IT Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Support Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Wintel Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Exchange Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Exchange Support
6 2 (8.70%) IT Support
6 2 (8.70%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Microsoft 365 Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Operations Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Data Centre
2 3 (13.04%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) Windows
2 3 (13.04%) Solaris
2 3 (13.04%) Unix
2 3 (13.04%) Windows Server
2 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (8.70%) Linux
3 2 (8.70%) Windows 10
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2016
4 1 (4.35%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Information Security
1 8 (34.78%) Technology Roadmap
2 7 (30.43%) Chat Support
3 6 (26.09%) ITIL
3 6 (26.09%) Network Management
4 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (13.04%) B2B
5 3 (13.04%) Patch Management
5 3 (13.04%) Problem Management
5 3 (13.04%) Ticket Management
6 2 (8.70%) Data Security
6 2 (8.70%) DevOps
7 1 (4.35%) Continuous Deployment
7 1 (4.35%) Cost Reduction
7 1 (4.35%) Database Security
7 1 (4.35%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (4.35%) ITIL V3
7 1 (4.35%) Preventative Maintenance
7 1 (4.35%) Security Monitoring
7 1 (4.35%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) PowerShell
2 3 (13.04%) C
2 3 (13.04%) SQL
3 2 (8.70%) Bash Shell
3 2 (8.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (26.09%) CCNA
1 6 (26.09%) CCNP
1 6 (26.09%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (13.04%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (34.78%) SLA
2 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 13 (56.52%) Active Directory
2 8 (34.78%) Firmware
3 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (13.04%) Hyper-V
5 1 (4.35%) Docker
5 1 (4.35%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (4.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) Active Directory Federation Services
1 3 (13.04%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (4.35%) Ansible
2 1 (4.35%) Terraform
Vendors
1 8 (34.78%) ServiceNow
2 7 (30.43%) VMware
3 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
4 5 (21.74%) Blue Coat
4 5 (21.74%) CheckPoint
4 5 (21.74%) McAfee
4 5 (21.74%) Palo Alto
5 3 (13.04%) Cisco
5 3 (13.04%) Citrix
5 3 (13.04%) Splunk
6 1 (4.35%) Aerohive Networks