Period
to 18 November 2017

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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 115 91 70
Rank change year-on-year -24 -21 -1
Permanent jobs citing DNS 37 65 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.77% 2.65% 4.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.36% 14.35% 23.38%
Number of salaries quoted 39 68 101
West Sussex median annual salary £36,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.75% - -5.88%
10th Percentile £23,625 £25,450 £23,750
90th Percentile £50,750 £59,125 £47,500
South East median annual salary £37,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year -11.76% +1.19% +15.86%

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 277 453 462
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 13.28% 18.44% 17.47%
Number of salaries quoted 240 390 396
West Sussex median annual salary £37,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £22,000 £25,000 £22,875
90th Percentile £57,625 £67,500 £60,250
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year -5.56% +4.65% +6.63%

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 November 2017.

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 November 2017. 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 +13 19 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Burgess Hill -7 5 £35,000 +18.64%
Lancing - 4 £24,250 -
Gatwick +4 3 £72,500 +38.10%
Horsham -29 2 £23,500 -43.03%
Chichester -17 1 £52,500 +105.88%
DNS
South East

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing DNS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Sussex region with a requirement for DNS.

1 34 (91.89%) DHCP
2 29 (78.38%) Active Directory
2 29 (78.38%) Windows
3 27 (72.97%) Windows Server
4 18 (48.65%) ITIL
4 18 (48.65%) VMware
5 16 (43.24%) Office 365
6 15 (40.54%) Citrix
6 15 (40.54%) Microsoft
7 14 (37.84%) MS Exchange
8 13 (35.14%) TCP/IP
8 13 (35.14%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (32.43%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (32.43%) Windows 7
10 10 (27.03%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (27.03%) Data Centre
11 9 (24.32%) Windows 10
11 9 (24.32%) Firewall
11 9 (24.32%) Exchange Server 2010
12 8 (21.62%) PowerShell
12 8 (21.62%) Incident Management
12 8 (21.62%) SCCM
12 8 (21.62%) Linux
13 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Certification
13 7 (18.92%) SAN
13 7 (18.92%) IP Telephony
13 7 (18.92%) VMware ESXi
13 7 (18.92%) Unified Communications
13 7 (18.92%) Remote Desktop
14 6 (16.22%) Vulnerability Scanning

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 14 (37.84%) MS Exchange
2 9 (24.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.70%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 16 (43.24%) Office 365
2 4 (10.81%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 34 (91.89%) DHCP
2 13 (35.14%) TCP/IP
3 9 (24.32%) Firewall
4 7 (18.92%) IP Telephony
4 7 (18.92%) Remote Desktop
4 7 (18.92%) SAN
4 7 (18.92%) Unified Communications
5 6 (16.22%) VPN
6 5 (13.51%) LAN
6 5 (13.51%) WAN
6 5 (13.51%) Wireless
7 4 (10.81%) NAS
8 3 (8.11%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (8.11%) Ethernet
8 3 (8.11%) IPsec
8 3 (8.11%) IPv6
8 3 (8.11%) iSCSI
8 3 (8.11%) Junos
8 3 (8.11%) SSL
8 3 (8.11%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
1 5 (13.51%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Vagrant
2 1 (2.70%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 10 (27.03%) IT Support
2 8 (21.62%) Administrator
2 8 (21.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (21.62%) Systems Administrator
2 8 (21.62%) Wintel Engineer
3 7 (18.92%) Service Desk Support
3 7 (18.92%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (16.22%) Analyst
5 5 (13.51%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 5 (13.51%) 1st Line Support
5 5 (13.51%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 5 (13.51%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (13.51%) IT Administrator
5 5 (13.51%) IT Systems Administrator
5 5 (13.51%) Network Engineer
5 5 (13.51%) SCCM Engineer
5 5 (13.51%) Service Analyst
5 5 (13.51%) Service Desk Analyst
5 5 (13.51%) Service Desk Support Analyst
5 5 (13.51%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.03%) Data Centre
2 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.11%) Computer Science
3 3 (8.11%) Device Driver
3 3 (8.11%) Management Information System
3 3 (8.11%) PKI
4 2 (5.41%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 29 (78.38%) Windows
2 27 (72.97%) Windows Server
3 13 (35.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (32.43%) Windows 7
4 12 (32.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (27.03%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (24.32%) Windows 10
7 8 (21.62%) Linux
8 4 (10.81%) Windows XP
9 3 (8.11%) CentOS
9 3 (8.11%) Debian
9 3 (8.11%) Unix
9 3 (8.11%) Windows 8
10 2 (5.41%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (48.65%) ITIL
2 8 (21.62%) Incident Management
3 6 (16.22%) Application Packaging
3 6 (16.22%) Change Control
3 6 (16.22%) Load Balancing
3 6 (16.22%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 5 (13.51%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (13.51%) Kalman Filter
4 5 (13.51%) Service Management
4 5 (13.51%) Web Filtering
5 4 (10.81%) Software Audit
6 3 (8.11%) Adaptive Security
6 3 (8.11%) Build Automation
6 3 (8.11%) Information Management
6 3 (8.11%) Mathematics
6 3 (8.11%) Network Design
6 3 (8.11%) Operations Management
6 3 (8.11%) SEO
6 3 (8.11%) Service Delivery
6 3 (8.11%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.62%) PowerShell
2 3 (8.11%) Bash Shell
2 3 (8.11%) Perl
2 3 (8.11%) Python
3 2 (5.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (13.51%) MCSA
3 3 (8.11%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (8.11%) Degree
3 3 (8.11%) MCP
4 2 (5.41%) CCIE
4 2 (5.41%) MCSE
5 1 (2.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.22%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (78.38%) Active Directory
2 7 (18.92%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (16.22%) vSphere
3 6 (16.22%) XenApp
3 6 (16.22%) XenDesktop
4 4 (10.81%) Hyper-V
4 4 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (8.11%) iptables
5 3 (8.11%) KVM
5 3 (8.11%) LXC
6 2 (5.41%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 8 (21.62%) SCCM
2 5 (13.51%) vCenter Server
3 3 (8.11%) Ansible
3 3 (8.11%) Cisco Prime
3 3 (8.11%) SELinux
3 3 (8.11%) SolarWinds Orion
4 2 (5.41%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (48.65%) VMware
2 15 (40.54%) Citrix
2 15 (40.54%) Microsoft
3 5 (13.51%) Cisco
3 5 (13.51%) Forcepoint
4 3 (8.11%) Barracuda Networks
4 3 (8.11%) F5
4 3 (8.11%) Juniper
4 3 (8.11%) Palo Alto
4 3 (8.11%) SolarWinds
5 2 (5.41%) Apple
5 2 (5.41%) Avaya
5 2 (5.41%) EMC
5 2 (5.41%) Mitel
6 1 (2.70%) CA Agile Central
6 1 (2.70%) Dell
6 1 (2.70%) HP