Period
to 3 December 2020

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 3 December 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
3 Dec 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 92 48 77
Rank change year-on-year -44 +29 +39
Permanent jobs citing DNS 17 112 83
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.67% 4.87% 3.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.76% 32.65% 23.58%
Number of salaries quoted 15 68 72
Median annual salary £52,500 £48,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.38% -8.57% +50.00%
10th Percentile £42,500 £25,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £59,000 £64,125 £64,875
South East median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% -9.09% +17.33%

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 295 343 352
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 29.06% 14.93% 13.98%
Number of salaries quoted 259 251 307
Median annual salary £60,000 £48,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +1.05% +21.79%
10th Percentile £31,750 £23,250 £23,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,500 £65,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +2.22% +5.88%

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 3 December 2020.

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 3 December 2020. 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 +7 7 £52,500 +5.00%
Crawley +2 4 £45,000 -6.25% 2
Horsham -30 3 - -
Chichester +13 1 £22,000 -30.16% 1
DNS
South East

For the 6 months to 3 December 2020, 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 13 (76.47%) DHCP
2 12 (70.59%) Active Directory
2 12 (70.59%) VMware
3 10 (58.82%) Unix
4 9 (52.94%) TCP/IP
5 8 (47.06%) SSL
6 7 (41.18%) EMC
6 7 (41.18%) CCNA
6 7 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (41.18%) VPN
6 7 (41.18%) ADSL
6 7 (41.18%) Linux
6 7 (41.18%) Firewall
6 7 (41.18%) 2G
6 7 (41.18%) NAS
6 7 (41.18%) 4G
7 6 (35.29%) Windows
8 5 (29.41%) LAN
8 5 (29.41%) WAN
8 5 (29.41%) IIS
8 5 (29.41%) Internet
8 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
8 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (29.41%) Internet of Things
8 5 (29.41%) MQTT
9 4 (23.53%) Patch Management
9 4 (23.53%) Ticket Management
9 4 (23.53%) Single Sign-On
9 4 (23.53%) Degree
9 4 (23.53%) Problem Management

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 5 (29.41%) IIS
2 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (17.65%) SaaS
2 2 (11.76%) Office 365
3 1 (5.88%) Azure
3 1 (5.88%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 13 (76.47%) DHCP
2 9 (52.94%) TCP/IP
3 8 (47.06%) SSL
4 7 (41.18%) 2G
4 7 (41.18%) 4G
4 7 (41.18%) ADSL
4 7 (41.18%) Firewall
4 7 (41.18%) NAS
4 7 (41.18%) VPN
5 5 (29.41%) Internet
5 5 (29.41%) LAN
5 5 (29.41%) MQTT
5 5 (29.41%) WAN
6 4 (23.53%) DMZ
7 3 (17.65%) IP Telephony
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Architect
2 5 (29.41%) Support Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Applications Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Applications Support
3 3 (17.65%) Applications Support Manager
3 3 (17.65%) IT Support
3 3 (17.65%) Operations Support Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Support Manager
4 2 (11.76%) IT Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Network Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Support
4 2 (11.76%) Technical Support Manager
4 2 (11.76%) Wintel Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Wintel Support
4 2 (11.76%) Wintel Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (5.88%) IT Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) .NET
1 1 (5.88%) .NET Core
1 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
1 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
1 1 (5.88%) ASP.NET
1 1 (5.88%) Aurelia
1 1 (5.88%) Castle Windsor
1 1 (5.88%) CSS
1 1 (5.88%) Entity Framework
1 1 (5.88%) HTML
1 1 (5.88%) NHibernate
1 1 (5.88%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Internet of Things
2 3 (17.65%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Unix
2 7 (41.18%) Linux
3 6 (35.29%) Windows
4 3 (17.65%) Solaris
5 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
6 1 (5.88%) Windows 10
6 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (23.53%) Patch Management
1 4 (23.53%) Problem Management
1 4 (23.53%) Ticket Management
2 3 (17.65%) Information Security
2 3 (17.65%) ITIL
2 3 (17.65%) Process Improvement
2 3 (17.65%) Technology Roadmap
3 1 (5.88%) Analytics
3 1 (5.88%) BDD
3 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (5.88%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (5.88%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (5.88%) Line Management
3 1 (5.88%) OWASP
3 1 (5.88%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (5.88%) SOLID
3 1 (5.88%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) C
1 3 (17.65%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.88%) C#
2 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) CCNA
1 7 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (23.53%) Degree
3 3 (17.65%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (70.59%) Active Directory
2 5 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (23.53%) Firmware
4 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (23.53%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) VMware
2 7 (41.18%) EMC
3 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
4 4 (23.53%) Citrix
5 3 (17.65%) ServiceNow
5 3 (17.65%) Splunk