Period
to 19 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 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 19 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 51 55 43
Rank change year-on-year +4 -12 +20
Permanent jobs citing DNS 6 14 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 1.28% 2.82% 3.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.65% 12.50% 15.63%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 17
Worcestershire median annual salary £34,250 £25,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +37.00% -31.51% +39.05%
10th Percentile £20,263 £22,000 £24,350
90th Percentile £46,750 £44,875 £46,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +9.59% +4.29% +7.69%

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 Worcestershire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Worcestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 129 112 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 27.45% 22.58% 20.51%
Number of salaries quoted 107 96 91
Worcestershire median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £28,200 £23,375 £27,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £60,750 £51,250
West Midlands median annual salary £41,500 £38,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +7.79% -1.28% +4.00%

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for DNS in Worcestershire

DNS
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Salary trend for DNS in Worcestershire

DNS
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DNS in Worcestershire over the 6 months to 19 November 2018.

Salary histogram for DNS in Worcestershire

DNS
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Worcestershire region over the 6 months to 19 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
Worcester -15 2 £34,250 +14.17% 2
Malvern - 2 - -
Bromsgrove +4 1 £20,750 -11.70%
Redditch - 1 £45,000 -
DNS
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for DNS.

1 4 (66.67%) Linux
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (50.00%) DHCP
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) CentOS
2 3 (50.00%) Office 365
3 2 (33.33%) LAMP
3 2 (33.33%) Puppet
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) Python
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) MySQL
3 2 (33.33%) RHCE
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 2 (33.33%) Nagios
3 2 (33.33%) Symantec
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Backup Exec
3 2 (33.33%) Ansible
4 1 (16.67%) Docker
4 1 (16.67%) SELinux
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (16.67%) RHCSA
4 1 (16.67%) iptables

DNS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcestershire 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 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) Apache
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) DHCP
2 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) Internet
3 1 (16.67%) Kerberos
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (16.67%) SSL
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
General
1 1 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Linux Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Support
2 1 (16.67%) Help Desk Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Security Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Support
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) LAMP
2 1 (16.67%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (16.67%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (16.67%) LDAP
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) CentOS
2 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Change Control
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
2 1 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (16.67%) Hardware Maintenance
2 1 (16.67%) IT Strategy
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Open Source
2 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (16.67%) Server Hardening
2 1 (16.67%) Server Management
2 1 (16.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
2 1 (16.67%) Ruby
2 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) RHCE
2 1 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (16.67%) MCDST
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (16.67%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (16.67%) Docker
3 1 (16.67%) iptables
3 1 (16.67%) NFS
3 1 (16.67%) PowerDNS
3 1 (16.67%) Squid
3 1 (16.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Ansible
1 2 (33.33%) Backup Exec
1 2 (33.33%) Nagios
1 2 (33.33%) Puppet
2 1 (16.67%) Kubernetes
2 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (16.67%) SELinux
2 1 (16.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
1 2 (33.33%) Symantec
1 2 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Asigra
2 1 (16.67%) Atlassian
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix
2 1 (16.67%) Dell
2 1 (16.67%) HP
2 1 (16.67%) McAfee
2 1 (16.67%) SonicWALL
2 1 (16.67%) Sophos
2 1 (16.67%) Veeam