Period
to 23 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 23 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 93 109
Rank change year-on-year -5 +16 -25
Permanent jobs citing DNS 214 246 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 3.02% 2.99% 2.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.74% 19.49% 15.88%
Number of salaries quoted 165 212 224
West Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £19,900 £23,275 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £52,250 £52,500
Yorkshire median annual salary £32,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -13.33% +7.14% -

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
West Yorkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 1032 1262 1549
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 14.56% 15.32% 16.00%
Number of salaries quoted 859 1047 1258
West Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +3.90% +10.00%
10th Percentile £22,700 £21,250 £24,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £60,000
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for DNS in West Yorkshire

DNS
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for DNS in West Yorkshire

DNS
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DNS in West Yorkshire over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Salary histogram for DNS in West Yorkshire

DNS
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 23 July 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
Leeds -1 115 £35,000 -6.67% 3
Bradford +4 51 £36,000 +10.77% 4
Wakefield +1 17 £37,500 +36.36%
Pontefract - 11 £28,500 -
Pudsey - 5 £19,500 -
Brighouse - 4 £19,250 -
Huddersfield - 2 £26,000 -
Mirfield +1 1 £24,000 -7.69%
Wetherby 0 1 £22,000 -27.27%
Castleford -1 1 £21,500 -4.44%
DNS
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for DNS.

1 161 (75.23%) Windows
2 156 (72.90%) DHCP
3 140 (65.42%) Active Directory
4 99 (46.26%) VMware
5 97 (45.33%) Microsoft
6 96 (44.86%) Windows Server
7 89 (41.59%) TCP/IP
8 86 (40.19%) VMware Infrastructure
9 75 (35.05%) Windows Server 2012
10 72 (33.64%) Windows Server 2008
11 65 (30.37%) Cisco
12 62 (28.97%) Firewall
13 61 (28.50%) MS Exchange
14 60 (28.04%) ITIL
15 51 (23.83%) Linux
16 47 (21.96%) Microsoft Office
16 47 (21.96%) Load Balancing
17 39 (18.22%) VPN
18 38 (17.76%) SCCM
19 37 (17.29%) HP
19 37 (17.29%) SAN
20 36 (16.82%) VoIP
20 36 (16.82%) Windows 7
21 35 (16.36%) Microsoft Certification
21 35 (16.36%) Citrix
22 34 (15.89%) WAN
22 34 (15.89%) SQL Server
22 34 (15.89%) Unix
23 31 (14.49%) MCSE
23 31 (14.49%) IIS

DNS
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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 61 (28.50%) MS Exchange
2 31 (14.49%) IIS
3 24 (11.21%) Exchange Server 2010
4 23 (10.75%) SharePoint
5 14 (6.54%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (4.67%) Apache
6 10 (4.67%) Exchange Server 2007
7 8 (3.74%) Skype for Business
8 6 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2003
9 5 (2.34%) CMS
10 3 (1.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (1.40%) Office Communications Server
10 3 (1.40%) OpenStack
10 3 (1.40%) SharePoint 2010
10 3 (1.40%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.47%) CloudStack
11 1 (0.47%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.47%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 1 (0.47%) Tuxedo
11 1 (0.47%) WebLogic
Applications
1 47 (21.96%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.40%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.87%) Visualfiles
3 3 (1.40%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 30 (14.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (10.75%) Office 365
3 21 (9.81%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (1.40%) Amazon EC2
4 3 (1.40%) Amazon ELB
4 3 (1.40%) Amazon S3
4 3 (1.40%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (1.40%) AWS Lambda
4 3 (1.40%) IaaS
5 2 (0.93%) Mimecast
5 2 (0.93%) Yammer
6 1 (0.47%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.47%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.47%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.47%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 156 (72.90%) DHCP
2 89 (41.59%) TCP/IP
3 62 (28.97%) Firewall
4 39 (18.22%) VPN
5 37 (17.29%) SAN
6 36 (16.82%) VoIP
7 34 (15.89%) WAN
8 31 (14.49%) LAN
9 30 (14.02%) VLAN
10 29 (13.55%) SSL
11 20 (9.35%) Internet
12 18 (8.41%) SMTP
13 14 (6.54%) BGP
13 14 (6.54%) FTP
13 14 (6.54%) IPsec
14 12 (5.61%) HTTP
15 11 (5.14%) MPLS
16 10 (4.67%) Skype
17 9 (4.21%) HTTPS
17 9 (4.21%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (15.89%) SQL Server
2 17 (7.94%) Apache Cassandra
2 17 (7.94%) NoSQL
3 14 (6.54%) MongoDB
4 8 (3.74%) Azure SQL Database
4 8 (3.74%) Relational Database
5 7 (3.27%) RDBMS
6 6 (2.80%) Amazon RDS
7 4 (1.87%) MySQL
7 4 (1.87%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (1.87%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (1.87%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (1.40%) Riak
8 3 (1.40%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.47%) DataStage
9 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.47%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.47%) Redis
Development Applications
1 18 (8.41%) Git (software)
2 9 (4.21%) Visual Studio Team System
3 5 (2.34%) Jenkins
4 4 (1.87%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 3 (1.40%) JMeter
5 3 (1.40%) Mercurial
5 3 (1.40%) Selenium
5 3 (1.40%) Subversion
5 3 (1.40%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.47%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.47%) JIRA
6 1 (0.47%) Maven
General
1 18 (8.41%) Finance
1 18 (8.41%) Law
2 12 (5.61%) Games
2 12 (5.61%) Legal
3 9 (4.21%) Telecoms
4 8 (3.74%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.40%) Retail
6 2 (0.93%) Advertising
6 2 (0.93%) Back Office
7 1 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 46 (21.50%) IT Support
2 44 (20.56%) Analyst
2 44 (20.56%) Support Engineer
3 30 (14.02%) IT Engineer
4 29 (13.55%) IT Support Engineer
5 27 (12.62%) Service Analyst
6 26 (12.15%) IT Analyst
6 26 (12.15%) Senior Support Engineer
6 26 (12.15%) Service Desk Analyst
7 25 (11.68%) Windows Engineer
8 24 (11.21%) Senior IT Engineer
8 24 (11.21%) Senior IT Support
9 22 (10.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 18 (8.41%) Architect
11 16 (7.48%) Support Analyst
12 15 (7.01%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
12 15 (7.01%) 2nd Line Support
12 15 (7.01%) Desktop Support
12 15 (7.01%) IT Support Analyst
12 15 (7.01%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (7.94%) Web Services
2 5 (2.34%) 802.1X
3 4 (1.87%) .NET
4 3 (1.40%) .NET Framework
4 3 (1.40%) CSS
4 3 (1.40%) HTML
4 3 (1.40%) JSON
4 3 (1.40%) Node.js
4 3 (1.40%) REST
4 3 (1.40%) XML
5 1 (0.47%) LAMP
5 1 (0.47%) Middleware
5 1 (0.47%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 29 (13.55%) Data Centre
2 16 (7.48%) Replication
3 15 (7.01%) Clustering
4 12 (5.61%) Linux Command Line
5 10 (4.67%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (3.74%) Management Information System
7 7 (3.27%) CMDB
7 7 (3.27%) Public Cloud
8 3 (1.40%) Blackberry
8 3 (1.40%) Computer Science
8 3 (1.40%) HP StoreVirtual
8 3 (1.40%) PKI
8 3 (1.40%) Private Cloud
8 3 (1.40%) RSA SecurID
8 3 (1.40%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (0.93%) CCTV
9 2 (0.93%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.93%) Driving Licence
9 2 (0.93%) Handset
9 2 (0.93%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 161 (75.23%) Windows
2 96 (44.86%) Windows Server
3 75 (35.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 72 (33.64%) Windows Server 2008
5 51 (23.83%) Linux
6 36 (16.82%) Windows 7
7 34 (15.89%) Unix
8 28 (13.08%) Windows 10
9 25 (11.68%) Windows 8
9 25 (11.68%) Windows Server 2003
10 23 (10.75%) Windows XP
11 22 (10.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 10 (4.67%) HPUX
13 7 (3.27%) CentOS
14 3 (1.40%) Android
15 2 (0.93%) Apple iOS
15 2 (0.93%) Windows Phone
16 1 (0.47%) Mac OS
16 1 (0.47%) Windows 2000
16 1 (0.47%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (28.04%) ITIL
2 47 (21.96%) Load Balancing
3 26 (12.15%) Change Management
4 22 (10.28%) Project Management
4 22 (10.28%) Service Management
5 18 (8.41%) Disaster Recovery
6 17 (7.94%) Root Cause Analysis
7 16 (7.48%) Kalman Filter
8 15 (7.01%) Mobile Device Management
9 14 (6.54%) Configuration Management
10 13 (6.07%) Business Continuity
10 13 (6.07%) E-Commerce
10 13 (6.07%) Performance Monitoring
11 12 (5.61%) ERP
11 12 (5.61%) Performance Tuning
12 10 (4.67%) DevOps
12 10 (4.67%) High Availability
12 10 (4.67%) Service Delivery
12 10 (4.67%) Virtual Environments
13 9 (4.21%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (11.68%) PowerShell
2 14 (6.54%) SQL
3 13 (6.07%) Shell Script
4 6 (2.80%) Python
5 4 (1.87%) Bash Shell
5 4 (1.87%) Java
5 4 (1.87%) Ruby
6 3 (1.40%) C#
6 3 (1.40%) JavaScript
6 3 (1.40%) Perl
7 2 (0.93%) Bourne shell
8 1 (0.47%) PHP
8 1 (0.47%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (16.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (14.49%) MCSE
3 21 (9.81%) MCSA
4 19 (8.88%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (7.94%) ITIL Certification
6 15 (7.01%) CCNA
7 13 (6.07%) CCNP
8 11 (5.14%) MCP
9 10 (4.67%) ISEB
10 7 (3.27%) MCDST
11 5 (2.34%) Degree
12 4 (1.87%) Security Cleared
13 3 (1.40%) RHCE
13 3 (1.40%) SC Cleared
14 2 (0.93%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 2 (0.93%) MCITP
14 2 (0.93%) MCTS
15 1 (0.47%) A+ Certification
15 1 (0.47%) DV Cleared
15 1 (0.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.48%) SLA
2 10 (4.67%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.40%) PMO
System Software
1 140 (65.42%) Active Directory
2 86 (40.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (13.08%) VMware ESXi
4 21 (9.81%) vSphere
5 19 (8.88%) Hyper-V
6 14 (6.54%) XenApp
7 12 (5.61%) XenDesktop
8 10 (4.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 10 (4.67%) Oracle RAC
8 10 (4.67%) Virtual Servers
9 5 (2.34%) Docker
10 2 (0.93%) Terminal Server
10 2 (0.93%) Virtual Desktop
10 2 (0.93%) Xen
11 1 (0.47%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 38 (17.76%) SCCM
2 23 (10.75%) Puppet
3 16 (7.48%) SCOM
4 10 (4.67%) ServiceCenter
5 9 (4.21%) Ansible
5 9 (4.21%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 9 (4.21%) Norton AntiVirus
5 9 (4.21%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (3.74%) WSUS
7 7 (3.27%) SCDPM
8 5 (2.34%) Microsoft Clustering
8 5 (2.34%) Nagios
9 4 (1.87%) Salt
10 3 (1.40%) FortiGate
10 3 (1.40%) HP SiteScope
10 3 (1.40%) Opsview
11 2 (0.93%) OpenNMS
11 2 (0.93%) SolarWinds Orion
11 2 (0.93%) ZABBIX
12 1 (0.47%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 99 (46.26%) VMware
2 97 (45.33%) Microsoft
3 65 (30.37%) Cisco
4 37 (17.29%) HP
5 35 (16.36%) Citrix
6 24 (11.21%) Oracle
7 22 (10.28%) F5
8 21 (9.81%) Brocade
9 17 (7.94%) Veeam
10 16 (7.48%) Red Hat
11 14 (6.54%) Dell
11 14 (6.54%) Juniper
12 11 (5.14%) Infoblox
12 11 (5.14%) MobileIron
13 10 (4.67%) 3PAR
13 10 (4.67%) Avaya
13 10 (4.67%) CheckPoint
14 9 (4.21%) NetApp
14 9 (4.21%) Remedy
14 9 (4.21%) Symantec
Leeds
William Hill
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford
Provident Financial
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Sky Betting & Gaming
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Head Resourcing
Salary: £35000.00 - £37000.00 per annum + 27 Days, Pension, Bonus etc.
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: annual bonus, car allowance etc
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Candour Solutions
Salary: From £40,000 to £65,000 per annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago