Period
to 15 October 2021

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 15 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
15 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 86 77 58
Rank change year-on-year -9 -19 +51
Permanent jobs citing DNS 19 14 104
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in West Sussex 1.52% 1.74% 4.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.97% 5.28% 29.13%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 61
10th Percentile £32,925 " £25,000
25th Percentile £38,625 £42,500 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £53,750 £50,000 £48,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.50% +4.17% -15.42%
75th Percentile £65,000 £56,250 £57,500
90th Percentile £85,750 £56,900 £63,750
South East median annual salary £40,000 £36,050 £40,000
% change year-on-year +10.96% -9.88% -

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 136 265 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 10.85% 32.96% 14.94%
Number of salaries quoted 84 224 265
10th Percentile £29,225 £38,625 £23,550
25th Percentile £40,000 £50,000 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £56,750 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.73% +13.50% +11.11%
75th Percentile £67,500 £60,000 £61,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
South East median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +11.11% -

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 15 October 2021.

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 15 October 2021. 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
Horsham -2 10 £39,250 -
Crawley +12 5 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Worthing -3 4 £62,500 +19.05% 2
DNS
South East

For the 6 months to 15 October 2021, 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 16 (84.21%) DHCP
2 13 (68.42%) Active Directory
3 11 (57.89%) Firewall
4 8 (42.11%) Windows
5 7 (36.84%) VMware
6 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
7 5 (26.32%) PowerShell
7 5 (26.32%) Azure
7 5 (26.32%) Chat Support
7 5 (26.32%) VPN
7 5 (26.32%) SLA
7 5 (26.32%) Linux
7 5 (26.32%) Unix
8 4 (21.05%) Information Security
8 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (21.05%) Firmware
8 4 (21.05%) ITIL
8 4 (21.05%) SQL
8 4 (21.05%) LAN
8 4 (21.05%) CCNA
8 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (21.05%) ServiceNow
8 4 (21.05%) Patch Management
8 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (21.05%) Technology Roadmap
9 3 (15.79%) Single Sign-On
9 3 (15.79%) Active Directory Federation Services
9 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
9 3 (15.79%) AWS
9 3 (15.79%) MongoDB

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 3 (15.79%) IIS
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.26%) ThingWorx
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Azure
2 3 (15.79%) AWS
2 3 (15.79%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (10.53%) Amazon ECS
3 2 (10.53%) IaaS
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft 365
3 2 (10.53%) PaaS
4 1 (5.26%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 16 (84.21%) DHCP
2 11 (57.89%) Firewall
3 5 (26.32%) VPN
4 4 (21.05%) LAN
5 3 (15.79%) DMZ
5 3 (15.79%) Internet
5 3 (15.79%) WAN
6 2 (10.53%) 2G
6 2 (10.53%) 4G
6 2 (10.53%) ADSL
6 2 (10.53%) MPLS
6 2 (10.53%) MQTT
6 2 (10.53%) NAS
6 2 (10.53%) Network Security
6 2 (10.53%) SSL
6 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
7 1 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (5.26%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (5.26%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (5.26%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) MongoDB
1 3 (15.79%) MySQL
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Git (software)
1 2 (10.53%) Jenkins
1 2 (10.53%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (10.53%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Marketing
2 2 (10.53%) Social Skills
2 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) 2nd Line Support
1 6 (31.58%) Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 5 (26.32%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Support Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Wintel Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) IT Manager
5 1 (5.26%) IT Programme Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Network Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Operations Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Programme Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Programme Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
2 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.53%) Internet of Things
3 1 (5.26%) Industrial Internet of Things
3 1 (5.26%) Replication
3 1 (5.26%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 8 (42.11%) Windows
2 5 (26.32%) Linux
2 5 (26.32%) Unix
3 3 (15.79%) Solaris
3 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2019
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Chat Support
2 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (21.05%) Information Security
2 4 (21.05%) ITIL
2 4 (21.05%) Patch Management
2 4 (21.05%) Technology Roadmap
3 3 (15.79%) Data Security
3 3 (15.79%) Problem Management
3 3 (15.79%) Ticket Management
4 2 (10.53%) DevOps
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure as Code
4 2 (10.53%) Network Management
5 1 (5.26%) Cloud Operations
5 1 (5.26%) Continuous Deployment
5 1 (5.26%) Decision-Making
5 1 (5.26%) Deployment Automation
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 1 (5.26%) Preventative Maintenance
5 1 (5.26%) Security Monitoring
5 1 (5.26%) Tech Ops
Programming Languages
1 5 (26.32%) PowerShell
2 4 (21.05%) SQL
3 3 (15.79%) C
4 2 (10.53%) Bash Shell
4 2 (10.53%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) CCNA
1 4 (21.05%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (15.79%) Degree
3 2 (10.53%) CCNP
4 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (26.32%) SLA
2 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 13 (68.42%) Active Directory
2 4 (21.05%) Firmware
2 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
4 2 (10.53%) Docker
5 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Active Directory Federation Services
1 3 (15.79%) Single Sign-On
2 2 (10.53%) Ansible
2 2 (10.53%) Terraform
3 1 (5.26%) Pingdom
3 1 (5.26%) Prometheus
3 1 (5.26%) WSUS
3 1 (5.26%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) VMware
2 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
3 4 (21.05%) ServiceNow
4 3 (15.79%) Cisco
4 3 (15.79%) Citrix
4 3 (15.79%) Splunk
5 2 (10.53%) EMC
6 1 (5.26%) Aerohive Networks
6 1 (5.26%) Blue Coat
6 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
6 1 (5.26%) McAfee
6 1 (5.26%) Palo Alto
6 1 (5.26%) Ruckus Wireless
6 1 (5.26%) Sophos