Period
to 18 July 2018

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 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 127 93 100
Rank change year-on-year -34 +7 -41
Permanent jobs citing DNS 24 63 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.15% 2.94% 2.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.60% 20.19% 15.74%
Number of salaries quoted 23 63 69
West Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £41,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.46% -7.78% +12.50%
10th Percentile £25,600 £28,250 £22,000
90th Percentile £67,000 £48,750 £60,000
South East median annual salary £38,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -10.59% +6.25% -

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 250 312 451
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 11.94% 14.57% 17.44%
Number of salaries quoted 216 279 414
West Sussex median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -14.89% +13.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,500 £30,000
90th Percentile £64,375 £56,250 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -1.16% +1.18%

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 18 July 2018.

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 18 July 2018. 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
Crawley +11 8 £38,750 -3.13% 2
Worthing - 7 £65,000 -
Gatwick +4 3 £59,000 +25.53%
Chichester +2 2 £37,500 +15.38%
Haywards Heath +13 1 £22,500 -31.82%
Horsham -1 1 - -
Selsey - 1 £26,000 -
DNS
South East

For the 6 months to 18 July 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for DNS.

1 18 (75.00%) DHCP
2 15 (62.50%) Windows
3 14 (58.33%) Firewall
4 13 (54.17%) VMware
5 12 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 10 (41.67%) WAN
7 9 (37.50%) LAN
7 9 (37.50%) PowerShell
8 8 (33.33%) Cisco
8 8 (33.33%) Windows Server
8 8 (33.33%) GDPR
9 7 (29.17%) VMware ESXi
10 6 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 5 (20.83%) Hyper-V
11 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Azure
11 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
11 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
11 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
11 5 (20.83%) Linux
11 5 (20.83%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (20.83%) Office 365
12 4 (16.67%) MPLS
12 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
12 4 (16.67%) ITIL
12 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
12 4 (16.67%) Migration

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 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (8.33%) IIS
2 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.17%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (20.83%) Office 365
2 3 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (8.33%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (8.33%) IaaS
3 2 (8.33%) PaaS
4 1 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (4.17%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 18 (75.00%) DHCP
2 14 (58.33%) Firewall
3 10 (41.67%) WAN
4 9 (37.50%) LAN
5 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
6 4 (16.67%) MPLS
6 4 (16.67%) Network Security
7 3 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (12.50%) VoIP
7 3 (12.50%) VPN
8 2 (8.33%) BGP
8 2 (8.33%) Broadband
8 2 (8.33%) OSPF
8 2 (8.33%) Remote Desktop
8 2 (8.33%) SMS
8 2 (8.33%) Telepresence
8 2 (8.33%) VLAN
9 1 (4.17%) 4G
9 1 (4.17%) ADSL
9 1 (4.17%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) MySQL
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (4.17%) MariaDB
2 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
2 1 (4.17%) Redis
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Ant
1 2 (8.33%) MSBuild
1 2 (8.33%) NUnit
2 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.17%) Mercurial
2 1 (4.17%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (4.17%) Selenium
2 1 (4.17%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (8.33%) Back Office
1 2 (8.33%) Finance
1 2 (8.33%) Online Betting
2 1 (4.17%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 5 (20.83%) 3rd Line Support
1 5 (20.83%) Network Engineer
2 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Cloud Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Support Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Active Directory Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Active Directory Support
4 2 (8.33%) IT Support
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Firewall Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) WAN Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Wintel Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Wintel Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (4.17%) LEMP Stack
2 1 (4.17%) PHP-FPM
2 1 (4.17%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (4.17%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 3 (12.50%) Replication
2 2 (8.33%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (4.17%) CMDB
3 1 (4.17%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.17%) iPad
3 1 (4.17%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 15 (62.50%) Windows
2 8 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (20.83%) Linux
4 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (12.50%) Mac OS X
6 1 (4.17%) Unix
6 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (20.83%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (16.67%) Business Continuity
3 4 (16.67%) ITIL
3 4 (16.67%) Migration
4 3 (12.50%) BCP
4 3 (12.50%) Converged Infrastructure
4 3 (12.50%) DevOps
5 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
5 2 (8.33%) CRM
5 2 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (8.33%) Data Security
5 2 (8.33%) Network Management
5 2 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (8.33%) Server Building
5 2 (8.33%) Tech Ops
6 1 (4.17%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (4.17%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (37.50%) PowerShell
2 3 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 2 (8.33%) Python
4 1 (4.17%) PHP
4 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (12.50%) CCNA
2 3 (12.50%) CCNP
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (8.33%) JNCIP
3 2 (8.33%) JNCIS
3 2 (8.33%) MCSA
3 2 (8.33%) MCSE
4 1 (4.17%) AWS Certification
4 1 (4.17%) DBS Check
4 1 (4.17%) MCP
4 1 (4.17%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (33.33%) GDPR
2 3 (12.50%) ISO 22301
2 3 (12.50%) QA
3 2 (8.33%) PMO
4 1 (4.17%) PCI DSS
4 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (29.17%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (20.83%) Hyper-V
5 2 (8.33%) Docker
5 2 (8.33%) vSphere
6 1 (4.17%) Firmware
6 1 (4.17%) iptables
6 1 (4.17%) LXC
6 1 (4.17%) Squid
6 1 (4.17%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) vRealize
2 2 (8.33%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (8.33%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (8.33%) WSUS
3 1 (4.17%) Backup Exec
3 1 (4.17%) Fail2ban
3 1 (4.17%) FortiGate
3 1 (4.17%) Nagios
3 1 (4.17%) NetBackup
3 1 (4.17%) Puppet
3 1 (4.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (54.17%) VMware
2 8 (33.33%) Cisco
3 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
4 4 (16.67%) SolarWinds
5 3 (12.50%) Apple
5 3 (12.50%) EMC
5 3 (12.50%) Juniper
6 2 (8.33%) BT
6 2 (8.33%) CheckPoint
6 2 (8.33%) F5
6 2 (8.33%) HP
6 2 (8.33%) IBM
6 2 (8.33%) Palo Alto
6 2 (8.33%) Symantec
7 1 (4.17%) Capita
7 1 (4.17%) Citrix
7 1 (4.17%) Lets Encrypt
7 1 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (4.17%) Veeam