Period
to 21 February 2019

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

Domain Name System (DNS)
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
21 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 77 120 82
Rank change year-on-year +43 -38 +6
Permanent jobs citing DNS 82 23 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 3.21% 1.14% 2.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.58% 7.42% 15.89%
Number of salaries quoted 71 21 67
West Sussex median annual salary £52,500 £36,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +43.84% -8.75% -5.88%
10th Percentile £32,500 £22,750 £26,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £53,750 £56,500
South East median annual salary £44,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +17.33% -11.76% +3.66%

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 380 310 409
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 14.90% 15.40% 18.76%
Number of salaries quoted 336 263 340
West Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £41,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -4.19% -7.22%
10th Percentile £24,250 £22,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,250 £63,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +2.27%

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

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

Job vacancy trend for DNS in West Sussex

DNS
Salary Trend in West Sussex

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

Salary trend for DNS in West Sussex

DNS
Salary Histogram in West Sussex

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DNS in West Sussex over the 6 months to 21 February 2019.

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 21 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
Worthing +37 50 £52,500 +118.75% 3
Gatwick -12 9 £60,000 -17.24%
Crawley -1 4 £27,000 -26.03% 4
Horsham -11 4 £35,000 +48.94% 1
Chichester +7 3 - - 1
Littlehampton - 2 £22,500 -
DNS
South East

For the 6 months to 21 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for DNS.

1 71 (86.59%) DHCP
2 53 (64.63%) Windows
3 49 (59.76%) Firewall
3 49 (59.76%) Continuous Improvement
3 49 (59.76%) GDPR
4 46 (56.10%) Stakeholder Management
5 44 (53.66%) Active Directory
5 44 (53.66%) Remediation Plan
5 44 (53.66%) Runbook
5 44 (53.66%) SolarWinds
6 42 (51.22%) Linux
7 41 (50.00%) High Availability
8 40 (48.78%) PowerShell
9 38 (46.34%) Windows Server 2008
9 38 (46.34%) Citrix
10 32 (39.02%) SCCM
10 32 (39.02%) Windows 10
11 31 (37.80%) Symantec
12 30 (36.59%) Unix
12 30 (36.59%) Windows 7
13 29 (35.37%) XenApp
13 29 (35.37%) Cisco
13 29 (35.37%) VMware
14 28 (34.15%) Ivanti
15 27 (32.93%) Wi-Fi
16 26 (31.71%) Windows Server 2003
16 26 (31.71%) VBScript
17 25 (30.49%) MPLS
17 25 (30.49%) Microsoft
17 25 (30.49%) Office 365

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 15 (18.29%) MS Exchange
1 15 (18.29%) SharePoint
2 12 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (9.76%) IIS
4 7 (8.54%) SharePoint 2013
4 7 (8.54%) Skype for Business
5 6 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (2.44%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (2.44%) nginx
Applications
1 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 25 (30.49%) Office 365
2 19 (23.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (13.41%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (10.98%) IaaS
5 6 (7.32%) AWS Lambda
5 6 (7.32%) Serverless
6 3 (3.66%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (2.44%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (2.44%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 71 (86.59%) DHCP
2 49 (59.76%) Firewall
3 27 (32.93%) Wi-Fi
4 25 (30.49%) MPLS
5 21 (25.61%) WAN
6 20 (24.39%) Cisco ASA
6 20 (24.39%) VoIP
7 19 (23.17%) Cisco PIX
7 19 (23.17%) Network Security
8 18 (21.95%) Wireless
9 17 (20.73%) DWDM
10 15 (18.29%) TCP/IP
11 12 (14.63%) NetScaler
12 8 (9.76%) Internet
13 7 (8.54%) HTTP
13 7 (8.54%) Remote Desktop
13 7 (8.54%) SAN
14 6 (7.32%) FTP
14 6 (7.32%) SMTP
14 6 (7.32%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.32%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.10%) Amazon RDS
2 5 (6.10%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (4.88%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (2.44%) MariaDB
4 2 (2.44%) MySQL
4 2 (2.44%) Redis
Development Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 24 (29.27%) IT Engineer
2 22 (26.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 18 (21.95%) Senior IT Engineer
4 13 (15.85%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (12.20%) Network Engineer
6 9 (10.98%) DevOps Engineer
6 9 (10.98%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (9.76%) IT Manager
7 8 (9.76%) Network Manager
7 8 (9.76%) Network Operations Manager
7 8 (9.76%) Operations Manager
7 8 (9.76%) Senior Network Engineer
8 7 (8.54%) Senior Voice Engineer
8 7 (8.54%) Senior Voice Network Engineer
8 7 (8.54%) Voice Engineer
8 7 (8.54%) Voice Network Engineer
9 6 (7.32%) Azure Engineer
9 6 (7.32%) IT Support
9 6 (7.32%) Windows Engineer
9 6 (7.32%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.32%) RESTful
2 2 (2.44%) LEMP Stack
2 2 (2.44%) PHP-FPM
2 2 (2.44%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 15 (18.29%) Clustering
2 7 (8.54%) PKI
3 6 (7.32%) Public Cloud
4 2 (2.44%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.44%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (2.44%) Replication
4 2 (2.44%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.22%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 53 (64.63%) Windows
2 42 (51.22%) Linux
3 38 (46.34%) Windows Server 2008
4 32 (39.02%) Windows 10
5 30 (36.59%) Unix
5 30 (36.59%) Windows 7
6 26 (31.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 23 (28.05%) Windows Server
8 10 (12.20%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (4.88%) VMS
10 3 (3.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (3.66%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (59.76%) Continuous Improvement
2 46 (56.10%) Stakeholder Management
3 44 (53.66%) Remediation Plan
3 44 (53.66%) Runbook
4 41 (50.00%) High Availability
5 24 (29.27%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 21 (25.61%) Technical Leadership
7 18 (21.95%) ITIL
8 17 (20.73%) Network Monitoring
8 17 (20.73%) WAN Optimisation
9 16 (19.51%) Configuration Management
9 16 (19.51%) Server Management
10 9 (10.98%) DevOps
11 7 (8.54%) Agile Software Development
11 7 (8.54%) ITIL V3
11 7 (8.54%) Load Balancing
12 6 (7.32%) Microservices
12 6 (7.32%) Service Management
13 5 (6.10%) Line Management
14 4 (4.88%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 40 (48.78%) PowerShell
2 26 (31.71%) VBScript
3 11 (13.41%) SQL
4 9 (10.98%) Bash Shell
5 7 (8.54%) Python
6 6 (7.32%) C#
7 2 (2.44%) PHP
8 1 (1.22%) Perl
8 1 (1.22%) Ruby
8 1 (1.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 24 (29.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (28.05%) MCSE
3 18 (21.95%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (20.73%) CCNP
5 7 (8.54%) SC Cleared
5 7 (8.54%) Security Cleared
6 5 (6.10%) Degree
6 5 (6.10%) MCITP
7 4 (4.88%) MCP
7 4 (4.88%) MCSA
8 1 (1.22%) CCNA
8 1 (1.22%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.22%) VCAP
8 1 (1.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (59.76%) GDPR
2 2 (2.44%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.44%) SLA
3 1 (1.22%) QA
System Software
1 44 (53.66%) Active Directory
2 29 (35.37%) XenApp
3 14 (17.07%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (14.63%) Hyper-V
5 11 (13.41%) DFS Replication
5 11 (13.41%) Virtual Machines
6 8 (9.76%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (7.32%) Docker
7 6 (7.32%) LXC
7 6 (7.32%) Terminal Server
8 2 (2.44%) iptables
9 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (1.22%) RHEV
9 1 (1.22%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 32 (39.02%) SCCM
2 11 (13.41%) SCVMM
3 6 (7.32%) Grafana
3 6 (7.32%) Kubernetes
3 6 (7.32%) Packer
3 6 (7.32%) Prometheus
3 6 (7.32%) Terraform
3 6 (7.32%) vCenter Server
4 2 (2.44%) Fail2ban
4 2 (2.44%) Nagios
4 2 (2.44%) Puppet
5 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (1.22%) NetBackup
5 1 (1.22%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 44 (53.66%) SolarWinds
2 38 (46.34%) Citrix
3 31 (37.80%) Symantec
4 29 (35.37%) Cisco
4 29 (35.37%) VMware
5 28 (34.15%) Ivanti
6 25 (30.49%) Microsoft
7 6 (7.32%) Aruba
8 5 (6.10%) HP
9 4 (4.88%) Okta
10 3 (3.66%) Oracle
10 3 (3.66%) Red Hat
11 2 (2.44%) Lets Encrypt
12 1 (1.22%) Apple
12 1 (1.22%) Dell
12 1 (1.22%) Juniper
12 1 (1.22%) NetApp
12 1 (1.22%) Proofpoint
12 1 (1.22%) ShoreTel
12 1 (1.22%) Zscaler