Period
to 20 November 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 20 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
South East > West Sussex
6 months to
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 117 93
Rank change year-on-year +35 -24 -18
Permanent jobs citing DNS 72 36 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 2.89% 1.73% 2.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.75% 13.00% 14.35%
Number of salaries quoted 62 38 67
West Sussex median annual salary £52,500 £35,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +46.85% -10.63% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £23,625 £25,350
90th Percentile £65,000 £51,125 £59,250
South East median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +13.33% -11.76% +1.19%

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 331 277 446
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 13.29% 13.28% 18.48%
Number of salaries quoted 287 240 383
West Sussex median annual salary £47,500 £38,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +24.18% -15.00% +5.88%
10th Percentile £22,900 £22,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,625 £67,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +4.05%

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 20 November 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 20 November 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 - 31 £55,000 - 6
Gatwick +5 14 £61,250 -15.52%
Crawley +5 10 £40,000 +8.11%
Chichester +8 4 - -
Horsham +7 3 £35,000 +48.94%
Littlehampton - 2 £22,500 - 1
Haywards Heath - 1 £22,500 -
DNS
South East

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 59 (81.94%) DHCP
2 48 (66.67%) Windows
3 39 (54.17%) Firewall
4 37 (51.39%) Active Directory
5 33 (45.83%) Continuous Improvement
5 33 (45.83%) GDPR
6 31 (43.06%) Linux
7 29 (40.28%) VMware
7 29 (40.28%) PowerShell
8 28 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
8 28 (38.89%) Stakeholder Management
8 28 (38.89%) Windows Server
9 27 (37.50%) SolarWinds
10 26 (36.11%) Office 365
11 25 (34.72%) Microsoft Azure
12 24 (33.33%) Microsoft
13 22 (30.56%) Cisco
13 22 (30.56%) Microsoft Certification
13 22 (30.56%) Remediation Plan
13 22 (30.56%) Runbook
14 21 (29.17%) Citrix
14 21 (29.17%) Wi-Fi
15 20 (27.78%) MCSE
16 19 (26.39%) Symantec
16 19 (26.39%) Network Security
17 18 (25.00%) High Availability
17 18 (25.00%) Windows 10
18 17 (23.61%) VMware Infrastructure
19 16 (22.22%) Windows 7
19 16 (22.22%) XenApp

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 16 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 14 (19.44%) SharePoint
3 12 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (15.28%) IIS
5 7 (9.72%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (9.72%) SharePoint 2013
6 6 (8.33%) Elasticsearch
7 5 (6.94%) Skype for Business
8 2 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (2.78%) nginx
Applications
1 6 (8.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 26 (36.11%) Office 365
2 25 (34.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (15.28%) IaaS
5 5 (6.94%) AWS Lambda
5 5 (6.94%) PaaS
5 5 (6.94%) Serverless
6 3 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (2.78%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (2.78%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (2.78%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 59 (81.94%) DHCP
2 39 (54.17%) Firewall
3 21 (29.17%) Wi-Fi
4 19 (26.39%) Network Security
5 15 (20.83%) VoIP
6 14 (19.44%) Cisco ASA
6 14 (19.44%) MPLS
6 14 (19.44%) WAN
7 13 (18.06%) Cisco PIX
8 11 (15.28%) TCP/IP
9 9 (12.50%) LAN
9 9 (12.50%) Wireless
10 8 (11.11%) DWDM
10 8 (11.11%) Internet
11 7 (9.72%) VPN
12 6 (8.33%) HTTP
12 6 (8.33%) NetScaler
12 6 (8.33%) Remote Desktop
13 3 (4.17%) SAN
13 3 (4.17%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.89%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.33%) MySQL
2 6 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (6.94%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (5.56%) MongoDB
4 4 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (2.78%) MariaDB
5 2 (2.78%) Redis
Development Applications
1 5 (6.94%) Ant
1 5 (6.94%) MSBuild
1 5 (6.94%) NUnit
2 4 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.56%) Mercurial
2 4 (5.56%) Octopus Deploy
2 4 (5.56%) TeamCity
3 2 (2.78%) Selenium
General
1 2 (2.78%) Back Office
1 2 (2.78%) Finance
1 2 (2.78%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 13 (18.06%) DevOps Engineer
2 12 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (12.50%) IT Engineer
4 8 (11.11%) Analyst
4 8 (11.11%) IT Manager
4 8 (11.11%) Network Engineer
4 8 (11.11%) Senior IT Engineer
5 7 (9.72%) IT Support
6 6 (8.33%) Cloud Engineer
6 6 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
7 5 (6.94%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (6.94%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (5.56%) IT Infrastructure Manager
8 4 (5.56%) Network Manager
8 4 (5.56%) Network Operations Manager
8 4 (5.56%) Senior Network Engineer
8 4 (5.56%) Senior Voice Network Engineer
8 4 (5.56%) Storage Manager
8 4 (5.56%) Technology Manager
8 4 (5.56%) Voice Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.94%) .NET
1 5 (6.94%) RESTful
2 2 (2.78%) LEMP Stack
2 2 (2.78%) PHP-FPM
2 2 (2.78%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.11%) Clustering
2 7 (9.72%) PKI
3 6 (8.33%) Data Centre
4 5 (6.94%) Public Cloud
5 4 (5.56%) Replication
5 4 (5.56%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (2.78%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (2.78%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 48 (66.67%) Windows
2 31 (43.06%) Linux
3 28 (38.89%) Windows Server
3 28 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (25.00%) Windows 10
5 16 (22.22%) Windows 7
5 16 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (20.83%) Unix
7 11 (15.28%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (4.17%) Solaris
8 3 (4.17%) VMS
9 2 (2.78%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (45.83%) Continuous Improvement
2 28 (38.89%) Stakeholder Management
3 22 (30.56%) Remediation Plan
3 22 (30.56%) Runbook
4 18 (25.00%) High Availability
5 16 (22.22%) ITIL
6 15 (20.83%) Configuration Management
7 14 (19.44%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 13 (18.06%) DevOps
9 11 (15.28%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
10 8 (11.11%) Server Management
10 8 (11.11%) WAN Optimisation
11 7 (9.72%) ITIL V3
11 7 (9.72%) Load Balancing
12 6 (8.33%) Problem-Solving
12 6 (8.33%) Service Management
13 5 (6.94%) Data Security
13 5 (6.94%) Network Management
13 5 (6.94%) Tech Ops
Programming Languages
1 29 (40.28%) PowerShell
2 13 (18.06%) Bash Shell
3 11 (15.28%) Python
3 11 (15.28%) SQL
3 11 (15.28%) VBScript
4 5 (6.94%) C#
5 2 (2.78%) PHP
6 1 (1.39%) Perl
6 1 (1.39%) Ruby
6 1 (1.39%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 22 (30.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (27.78%) MCSE
3 13 (18.06%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (15.28%) CCNP
5 7 (9.72%) MCITP
5 7 (9.72%) SC Cleared
5 7 (9.72%) Security Cleared
6 5 (6.94%) MCSA
7 4 (5.56%) AWS Certification
7 4 (5.56%) CCNA
7 4 (5.56%) MCP
8 3 (4.17%) Degree
8 3 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (2.78%) Citrix Certification
9 2 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (2.78%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (45.83%) GDPR
2 4 (5.56%) QA
3 3 (4.17%) ISO 22301
4 2 (2.78%) PCI DSS
4 2 (2.78%) PMO
System Software
1 37 (51.39%) Active Directory
2 17 (23.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (22.22%) XenApp
4 12 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (13.89%) Docker
6 6 (8.33%) Hyper-V
7 5 (6.94%) LXC
8 4 (5.56%) DFS Replication
8 4 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (4.17%) Terminal Server
10 2 (2.78%) iptables
10 2 (2.78%) vSphere
11 1 (1.39%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 15 (20.83%) SCCM
2 5 (6.94%) Grafana
2 5 (6.94%) Kubernetes
2 5 (6.94%) Packer
2 5 (6.94%) Prometheus
2 5 (6.94%) Terraform
3 4 (5.56%) SCVMM
4 3 (4.17%) NetBackup
4 3 (4.17%) SolarWinds Orion
4 3 (4.17%) vCenter Server
4 3 (4.17%) vRealize
5 2 (2.78%) Fail2ban
5 2 (2.78%) Nagios
5 2 (2.78%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (2.78%) Puppet
5 2 (2.78%) WSUS
6 1 (1.39%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 29 (40.28%) VMware
2 27 (37.50%) SolarWinds
3 24 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 22 (30.56%) Cisco
5 21 (29.17%) Citrix
6 19 (26.39%) Symantec
7 13 (18.06%) Ivanti
8 9 (12.50%) HP
9 4 (5.56%) Okta
10 3 (4.17%) Aruba
10 3 (4.17%) EMC
10 3 (4.17%) NetApp
10 3 (4.17%) Oracle
10 3 (4.17%) Red Hat
11 2 (2.78%) Apple
11 2 (2.78%) Dell
11 2 (2.78%) Fortinet
11 2 (2.78%) IBM
11 2 (2.78%) Lets Encrypt
11 2 (2.78%) Mitel