The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Wales with a requirement for DNS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 22 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
Wales / West Wales
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 - 13
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing DNS 6 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 3.31% - 1.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.22% - 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Median salary £40,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £36,500 £36,174
% change year-on-year +1.36% +0.90%  

DNS is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in West Wales with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
West Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 27 2 5
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Wales 14.92% 3.45% 9.62%
Number of salaries quoted 26 2 3
Median salary £45,000 £28,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +57.89% -43.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £28,500 £34,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £28,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in West Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Wales citing DNS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for DNS in West Wales

DNS
Salary Trend in West Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DNS in West Wales.

Salary trend for DNS in West Wales

DNS
Salary Histogram in West Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DNS in West Wales over the 3 months to 22 June 2017.

Salary histogram for DNS in West Wales

DNS
Job Locations in West Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the West Wales region over the 3 months to 22 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swansea - 6 £40,000 -
DNS
Wales

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 Wales region with a requirement for DNS.

1 8 (80.00%) Windows
1 8 (80.00%) Project Management
1 8 (80.00%) VMware
1 8 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (60.00%) DHCP
3 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (60.00%) Firewall
3 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (60.00%) Hyper-V
4 5 (50.00%) SCCM
4 5 (50.00%) Office 365
4 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
5 4 (40.00%) IIS
5 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
5 4 (40.00%) Cisco
5 4 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (40.00%) Business Continuity
5 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (40.00%) Capacity Management
5 4 (40.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 4 (40.00%) Incident Management
5 4 (40.00%) Problem Management
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (30.00%) CentOS
6 3 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (30.00%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (30.00%) SCOM
6 3 (30.00%) Fat Client

DNS
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Wales 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 5 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (40.00%) IIS
3 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Office 365
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (30.00%) Mimecast
4 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) DHCP
1 6 (60.00%) Firewall
2 2 (20.00%) BGP
2 2 (20.00%) Ethernet
2 2 (20.00%) HSRP
2 2 (20.00%) IPsec
2 2 (20.00%) LAN
2 2 (20.00%) MPLS
2 2 (20.00%) Multicast
2 2 (20.00%) NetScaler
2 2 (20.00%) Network Security
2 2 (20.00%) OSPF
2 2 (20.00%) SNMP
2 2 (20.00%) SONET
2 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (20.00%) VPLS
2 2 (20.00%) VRRP
2 2 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (10.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) TestDirector
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Citrix Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) IT Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) IT Security Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Network Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Security Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Citrix Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Wintel Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Storage Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Storage Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (30.00%) Clustering
2 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (30.00%) Fat Client
2 3 (30.00%) Thin Client
3 1 (10.00%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (10.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
1 8 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (30.00%) CentOS
3 3 (30.00%) Linux
4 2 (20.00%) Mac OS X
4 2 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Vista
5 1 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Project Management
2 4 (40.00%) Business Continuity
2 4 (40.00%) Capacity Management
2 4 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (40.00%) Incident Management
2 4 (40.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 4 (40.00%) Problem Management
3 3 (30.00%) IT Strategy
3 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 3 (30.00%) Migration
3 3 (30.00%) Service Management
3 3 (30.00%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (20.00%) Performance Management
4 2 (20.00%) Security Monitoring
4 2 (20.00%) SEO
4 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (20.00%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (20.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) MCSA
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (20.00%) CCDP
2 2 (20.00%) CCNP
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (60.00%) Hyper-V
2 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (20.00%) VMware Server
4 2 (20.00%) vSphere
4 2 (20.00%) XenApp
4 2 (20.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) SCCM
2 3 (30.00%) SCOM
2 3 (30.00%) SCOrch
2 3 (30.00%) SCSM
3 2 (20.00%) Failover Clustering
3 2 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (20.00%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Clustering
3 2 (20.00%) Tivoli
3 2 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (20.00%) WSUS
4 1 (10.00%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) VMware
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco
4 3 (30.00%) Citrix
5 2 (20.00%) AppDynamics
5 2 (20.00%) Apple
5 2 (20.00%) Clearswift
5 2 (20.00%) McAfee
5 2 (20.00%) Palo Alto
5 2 (20.00%) ServiceNow
5 2 (20.00%) Splunk
5 2 (20.00%) Sun
5 2 (20.00%) Veritas
6 1 (10.00%) HP
6 1 (10.00%) Red Hat