Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 111 98 90
Rank change year-on-year -13 -8 -31
Permanent jobs citing DNS 36 52 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.59% 2.52% 3.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.34% 18.12% 16.93%
Number of salaries quoted 31 55 73
West Sussex median annual salary £59,000 £39,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +51.28% -13.33% +12.50%
10th Percentile £35,000 £23,625 £22,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £48,750 £60,000
South East median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 251 287 449
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 11.07% 13.92% 17.83%
Number of salaries quoted 224 261 409
West Sussex median annual salary £43,500 £39,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.54% -17.89% +11.76%
10th Percentile £22,475 £24,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £65,750 £60,000 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,750
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.03% +5.29%

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 September 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 21 September 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
Worthing - 11 £66,250 - 1
Crawley +2 8 £42,500 +11.11% 1
Gatwick +2 7 £62,500 +32.98%
Chichester - 5 - - 2
Haywards Heath +7 1 £22,500 -31.82%
Selsey - 1 £26,000 -
DNS
South East

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 24 (66.67%) DHCP
2 21 (58.33%) Firewall
3 18 (50.00%) Windows
4 15 (41.67%) Cisco
4 15 (41.67%) VMware
5 13 (36.11%) Microsoft Azure
5 13 (36.11%) GDPR
6 12 (33.33%) Windows Server
6 12 (33.33%) Network Security
7 11 (30.56%) PowerShell
7 11 (30.56%) SolarWinds
7 11 (30.56%) WAN
7 11 (30.56%) LAN
7 11 (30.56%) Active Directory
7 11 (30.56%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (27.78%) Bash Shell
8 10 (27.78%) VMware ESXi
8 10 (27.78%) DevOps
8 10 (27.78%) VoIP
8 10 (27.78%) Linux
8 10 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
9 9 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (19.44%) Office 365
11 7 (19.44%) Network Management
11 7 (19.44%) Elasticsearch

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 7 (19.44%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (11.11%) IIS
2 4 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 3 (8.33%) nginx
4 2 (5.56%) MS Exchange
4 2 (5.56%) Skype for Business
5 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (36.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (19.44%) Office 365
4 5 (13.89%) IaaS
4 5 (13.89%) PaaS
5 3 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
5 3 (8.33%) Datadog
6 2 (5.56%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (2.78%) AWS Lambda
7 1 (2.78%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 24 (66.67%) DHCP
2 21 (58.33%) Firewall
3 12 (33.33%) Network Security
4 11 (30.56%) LAN
4 11 (30.56%) WAN
5 10 (27.78%) VoIP
6 9 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (19.44%) Wi-Fi
8 6 (16.67%) Cisco PIX
9 5 (13.89%) VPN
10 4 (11.11%) MPLS
10 4 (11.11%) TCP/IP
11 3 (8.33%) SSH
11 3 (8.33%) SSL
12 2 (5.56%) BGP
12 2 (5.56%) Broadband
12 2 (5.56%) HTTP
12 2 (5.56%) OSPF
12 2 (5.56%) VLAN
12 2 (5.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (19.44%) MySQL
2 6 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (11.11%) MongoDB
4 3 (8.33%) Amazon RDS
4 3 (8.33%) MariaDB
4 3 (8.33%) Redis
5 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Ant
1 5 (13.89%) MSBuild
1 5 (13.89%) NUnit
2 4 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 4 (11.11%) Mercurial
2 4 (11.11%) Octopus Deploy
2 4 (11.11%) TeamCity
3 3 (8.33%) Selenium
General
1 2 (5.56%) Back Office
1 2 (5.56%) Finance
1 2 (5.56%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 10 (27.78%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
2 6 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (11.11%) Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Active Directory Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Active Directory Support
5 2 (5.56%) Active Directory Support Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Administrator
5 2 (5.56%) Firewall Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) IT Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.56%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) WAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) .NET
2 3 (8.33%) LEMP Stack
2 3 (8.33%) PHP-FPM
2 3 (8.33%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (2.78%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Data Centre
1 5 (13.89%) Replication
2 4 (11.11%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (8.33%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (5.56%) Public Cloud
5 1 (2.78%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 18 (50.00%) Windows
2 12 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 10 (27.78%) Linux
4 8 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (8.33%) Windows 10
7 2 (5.56%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) Continuous Improvement
2 10 (27.78%) DevOps
2 10 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (19.44%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (19.44%) Network Management
4 6 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (13.89%) Configuration Management
5 5 (13.89%) Data Security
5 5 (13.89%) Tech Ops
6 4 (11.11%) Business Continuity
6 4 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (11.11%) UML
7 3 (8.33%) BCP
7 3 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (8.33%) Converged Infrastructure
7 3 (8.33%) ITIL
7 3 (8.33%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 2 (5.56%) CRM
8 2 (5.56%) Project Management
8 2 (5.56%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 11 (30.56%) PowerShell
2 10 (27.78%) Bash Shell
3 7 (19.44%) Python
4 4 (11.11%) SQL
5 3 (8.33%) PHP
6 1 (2.78%) C#
6 1 (2.78%) Perl
6 1 (2.78%) Ruby
6 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (19.44%) MCSE
3 5 (13.89%) CCNA
4 4 (11.11%) AWS Certification
4 4 (11.11%) CCNP
5 2 (5.56%) JNCIP
5 2 (5.56%) JNCIS
5 2 (5.56%) MCITP
5 2 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.78%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (2.78%) MCSA
6 1 (2.78%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (36.11%) GDPR
2 3 (8.33%) ISO 22301
2 3 (8.33%) PCI DSS
2 3 (8.33%) QA
3 2 (5.56%) PMO
System Software
1 11 (30.56%) Active Directory
2 10 (27.78%) VMware ESXi
3 9 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (16.67%) Docker
5 3 (8.33%) iptables
5 3 (8.33%) LXC
6 2 (5.56%) Hyper-V
6 2 (5.56%) vSphere
6 2 (5.56%) XenApp
7 1 (2.78%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) Fail2ban
1 3 (8.33%) Nagios
1 3 (8.33%) Puppet
1 3 (8.33%) vRealize
2 2 (5.56%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (5.56%) NetBackup
2 2 (5.56%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (5.56%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (5.56%) WSUS
3 1 (2.78%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.78%) Grafana
3 1 (2.78%) Kubernetes
3 1 (2.78%) Packer
3 1 (2.78%) Prometheus
3 1 (2.78%) Terraform
Vendors
1 15 (41.67%) Cisco
1 15 (41.67%) VMware
2 11 (30.56%) SolarWinds
3 5 (13.89%) Microsoft
4 4 (11.11%) HP
5 3 (8.33%) EMC
5 3 (8.33%) Lets Encrypt
5 3 (8.33%) Symantec
6 2 (5.56%) Apple
6 2 (5.56%) BT
6 2 (5.56%) CheckPoint
6 2 (5.56%) Citrix
6 2 (5.56%) Dell
6 2 (5.56%) F5
6 2 (5.56%) IBM
6 2 (5.56%) Juniper
6 2 (5.56%) Mitel
6 2 (5.56%) NetApp
6 2 (5.56%) Palo Alto
6 2 (5.56%) ShoreTel