Period
to 20 November 2017

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 6 months to 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
Wales > West Wales
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 44 27
Rank change year-on-year -3 -17 -
Permanent jobs citing DNS 16 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 4.24% 1.09% 0.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 38.10% 12.50% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 14 2 1
West Wales median annual salary £45,000 £46,250 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.70% +68.18% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £41,875 £26,250
90th Percentile £50,000 £51,625 £28,750
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +15.38%

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 Wales with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
West Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 42 16 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Wales 11.14% 8.74% 8.70%
Number of salaries quoted 40 11 8
West Wales median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +3.23% +33.51%
10th Percentile £36,500 £26,750 £18,000
90th Percentile £54,170 £47,500 £52,875
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% -2.60% +5.48%

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in West Wales

Job postings citing DNS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Wales.

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
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 6 months to 20 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
Swansea -6 16 £45,000 -2.70%
DNS
Wales

For the 6 months to 20 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 Wales region with a requirement for DNS.

1 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (75.00%) Migration
3 11 (68.75%) DHCP
4 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
5 9 (56.25%) IIS
5 9 (56.25%) Windows
5 9 (56.25%) Linux
5 9 (56.25%) Red Hat
5 9 (56.25%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (56.25%) Incident Management
5 9 (56.25%) Problem Management
5 9 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (56.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (56.25%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (56.25%) Capacity Management
5 9 (56.25%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (56.25%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (56.25%) Windows Server
6 7 (43.75%) Data Centre
6 7 (43.75%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 7 (43.75%) Mimecast
6 7 (43.75%) Linux Command Line
6 7 (43.75%) DevOps
6 7 (43.75%) Hyper-V
6 7 (43.75%) Management Information System
6 7 (43.75%) Load Balancing
6 7 (43.75%) Business Continuity
6 7 (43.75%) Citrix
6 7 (43.75%) Project Management
6 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Certification

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 9 (56.25%) IIS
2 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
2 5 (31.25%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 9 (56.25%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (43.75%) Mimecast
3 5 (31.25%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (31.25%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 5 (31.25%) Amazon ELB
3 5 (31.25%) Amazon S3
3 5 (31.25%) Amazon SQS
3 5 (31.25%) AWS CloudFormation
3 5 (31.25%) AWS OpsWorks
3 5 (31.25%) IaaS
3 5 (31.25%) Office 365
3 5 (31.25%) Route 53
3 5 (31.25%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 11 (68.75%) DHCP
2 4 (25.00%) Firewall
2 4 (25.00%) SAN
3 3 (18.75%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (18.75%) IP Telephony
3 3 (18.75%) NetScaler
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (6.25%) BGP
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (6.25%) EIGRP
5 1 (6.25%) IGRP
5 1 (6.25%) LAN
5 1 (6.25%) Network Security
5 1 (6.25%) NX-OS
5 1 (6.25%) OSPF
5 1 (6.25%) RIP
5 1 (6.25%) WAN
5 1 (6.25%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) SQL Server
2 5 (31.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 5 (31.25%) Amazon RDS
2 5 (31.25%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Ant
1 5 (31.25%) Eclipse
1 5 (31.25%) Jenkins
1 5 (31.25%) Maven
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 9 (56.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (31.25%) Cloud Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Citrix Engineer
3 3 (18.75%) Senior Citrix Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Linux Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Network Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Linux Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Storage Engineer
4 2 (12.50%) Storage Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Data Centre
1 7 (43.75%) Linux Command Line
1 7 (43.75%) Management Information System
2 5 (31.25%) Fat Client
2 5 (31.25%) Private Cloud
2 5 (31.25%) Public Cloud
2 5 (31.25%) Thin Client
3 2 (12.50%) Clustering
3 2 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 2 (12.50%) PKI
3 2 (12.50%) Replication
4 1 (6.25%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 9 (56.25%) Linux
1 9 (56.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 9 (56.25%) Windows
1 9 (56.25%) Windows Server
2 4 (25.00%) CentOS
3 1 (6.25%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Migration
2 9 (56.25%) Capacity Management
2 9 (56.25%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (56.25%) Incident Management
2 9 (56.25%) Problem Management
3 7 (43.75%) Business Continuity
3 7 (43.75%) DevOps
3 7 (43.75%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 7 (43.75%) Load Balancing
3 7 (43.75%) Project Management
4 5 (31.25%) Application Performance Management
4 5 (31.25%) Customer Requirements
4 5 (31.25%) Email Management
4 5 (31.25%) IT Strategy
4 5 (31.25%) ITIL
4 5 (31.25%) Performance Management
4 5 (31.25%) Service Management
4 5 (31.25%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (18.75%) Application Performance Monitoring
5 3 (18.75%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) MCSA
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (12.50%) CCNA
2 2 (12.50%) CCNP
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (56.25%) VMware ESXi
1 9 (56.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (43.75%) Active Directory
2 7 (43.75%) Hyper-V
3 5 (31.25%) XenApp
3 5 (31.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (31.25%) Puppet
1 5 (31.25%) SCCM
1 5 (31.25%) SCOM
1 5 (31.25%) SCOrch
1 5 (31.25%) SCSM
2 2 (12.50%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 9 (56.25%) Red Hat
4 7 (43.75%) Citrix
5 5 (31.25%) AppDynamics
6 4 (25.00%) Cisco
6 4 (25.00%) F5
7 2 (12.50%) Avaya
7 2 (12.50%) Clearswift
7 2 (12.50%) HP
8 1 (6.25%) SolarWinds