Period
to 20 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 101 108 99
Rank change year-on-year +7 -9 +4
Permanent jobs citing DNS 273 296 379
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.63% 2.77% 3.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.25% 19.50% 19.72%
Number of salaries quoted 252 243 316
Yorkshire median annual salary £39,375 £34,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.81% -9.33% +2.74%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,000 £23,250
90th Percentile £52,950 £60,000 £53,125
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1,285 1,518 1,922
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 12.38% 14.19% 15.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1,079 1,289 1,552
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £24,000 £21,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £56,250 £55,000
England median annual salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +4.44% - +4.65%

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for DNS in Yorkshire

DNS
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

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

Salary trend for DNS in Yorkshire

DNS
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing DNS in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 20 April 2018.

Salary histogram for DNS in Yorkshire

DNS
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 20 April 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
West Yorkshire -1 198 £40,750 +8.67% 23
North Yorkshire +14 39 £40,000 +58.42% 6
South Yorkshire 0 33 £32,500 +3.17% 8
East Yorkshire -14 2 £26,250 -8.30%
DNS
England

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

1 195 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 192 (70.33%) DHCP
3 185 (67.77%) Windows
4 156 (57.14%) Microsoft
5 118 (43.22%) Microsoft Azure
6 116 (42.49%) Windows Server
7 105 (38.46%) VMware
8 103 (37.73%) TCP/IP
9 87 (31.87%) VMware Infrastructure
10 85 (31.14%) Windows Server 2012
11 84 (30.77%) Office 365
12 78 (28.57%) Firewall
13 70 (25.64%) VPN
13 70 (25.64%) MS Exchange
14 66 (24.18%) Windows Server 2008
15 63 (23.08%) Cisco
16 55 (20.15%) Linux
17 54 (19.78%) SharePoint
18 51 (18.68%) HTTP
19 50 (18.32%) ITIL
19 50 (18.32%) SCCM
20 49 (17.95%) Hyper-V
21 46 (16.85%) SAN
21 46 (16.85%) Finance
22 45 (16.48%) Mentoring
23 44 (16.12%) Wireless
24 42 (15.38%) VoIP
24 42 (15.38%) Network Security
25 41 (15.02%) Windows 7
25 41 (15.02%) SQL Server

DNS
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 70 (25.64%) MS Exchange
2 54 (19.78%) SharePoint
3 34 (12.45%) Exchange Server 2013
4 33 (12.09%) Skype for Business
5 29 (10.62%) IIS
6 20 (7.33%) SharePoint 2013
7 17 (6.23%) Exchange Server 2010
8 15 (5.49%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (1.47%) Apache
9 4 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2003
9 4 (1.47%) WordPress
10 3 (1.10%) CMS
10 3 (1.10%) Tomcat
11 2 (0.73%) Apache Solr
11 2 (0.73%) Elasticsearch
12 1 (0.37%) Confluence
12 1 (0.37%) JBoss
Applications
1 41 (15.02%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.47%) assyst
2 1 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.37%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.37%) Sage 50
2 1 (0.37%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 118 (43.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 84 (30.77%) Office 365
3 39 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
4 31 (11.36%) Cloud Computing
5 20 (7.33%) Azure Active Directory
6 8 (2.93%) SaaS
7 6 (2.20%) IaaS
7 6 (2.20%) PaaS
8 4 (1.47%) OneDrive
9 3 (1.10%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.73%) Adobe Analytics
10 2 (0.73%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.73%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 1 (0.37%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (0.37%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 192 (70.33%) DHCP
2 103 (37.73%) TCP/IP
3 78 (28.57%) Firewall
4 70 (25.64%) VPN
5 51 (18.68%) HTTP
6 46 (16.85%) SAN
7 44 (16.12%) Wireless
8 42 (15.38%) Network Security
8 42 (15.38%) VoIP
9 37 (13.55%) WAN
10 36 (13.19%) VLAN
11 32 (11.72%) HTTPS
12 28 (10.26%) IPsec
13 24 (8.79%) LAN
14 21 (7.69%) VPLS
15 19 (6.96%) DWDM
15 19 (6.96%) SMTP
15 19 (6.96%) Wireless Security
16 17 (6.23%) Cisco ASA
16 17 (6.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (15.02%) SQL Server
2 23 (8.42%) Amazon RDS
3 15 (5.49%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (2.20%) MySQL
5 5 (1.83%) Azure SQL Database
5 5 (1.83%) RavenDB
5 5 (1.83%) Redis
6 4 (1.47%) Data Lake
7 3 (1.10%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.73%) Apache Cassandra
8 2 (0.73%) MongoDB
8 2 (0.73%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.73%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.73%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (0.37%) Firebird
9 1 (0.37%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 15 (5.49%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (3.30%) JIRA
2 9 (3.30%) Visual Studio Team System
3 7 (2.56%) Git (software)
3 7 (2.56%) MSBuild
4 4 (1.47%) Subversion
4 4 (1.47%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.73%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.37%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.37%) Hudson
General
1 46 (16.85%) Finance
2 21 (7.69%) Marketing
3 15 (5.49%) Retail
4 11 (4.03%) Telecoms
5 10 (3.66%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.47%) Electronics
6 4 (1.47%) Legal
7 3 (1.10%) Automotive
8 1 (0.37%) Advertising
8 1 (0.37%) Banking
8 1 (0.37%) French Language
8 1 (0.37%) German Language
8 1 (0.37%) Law
8 1 (0.37%) Portuguese Language
8 1 (0.37%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 43 (15.75%) Analyst
2 39 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 34 (12.45%) IT Support
4 33 (12.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 26 (9.52%) Network Specialist
6 24 (8.79%) Administrator
7 23 (8.42%) DevOps Engineer
7 23 (8.42%) Support Analyst
8 21 (7.69%) Azure Engineer
9 20 (7.33%) IT Engineer
10 18 (6.59%) Network Security Specialist
10 18 (6.59%) Security Specialist
11 17 (6.23%) IT Technician
12 16 (5.86%) 2nd Line Support
12 16 (5.86%) 3rd Line Support
12 16 (5.86%) Desktop Support
12 16 (5.86%) Systems Administrator
13 15 (5.49%) Active Directory Engineer
13 15 (5.49%) IT Support Engineer
13 15 (5.49%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.30%) .NET
2 6 (2.20%) Web Services
3 5 (1.83%) HTML
4 4 (1.47%) CSS
4 4 (1.47%) XML
5 3 (1.10%) LDAP
6 2 (0.73%) AngularJS
6 2 (0.73%) jQuery
6 2 (0.73%) SAML
7 1 (0.37%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.37%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (0.37%) FreeSWITCH
7 1 (0.37%) HTML5
7 1 (0.37%) JDBC
7 1 (0.37%) LAMP
7 1 (0.37%) LAPP Stack
7 1 (0.37%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 28 (10.26%) Data Centre
2 26 (9.52%) PKI
3 21 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 20 (7.33%) Clustering
4 20 (7.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 15 (5.49%) Self-Motivation
6 13 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (4.40%) Replication
8 5 (1.83%) Computer Science
8 5 (1.83%) Public Cloud
8 5 (1.83%) User Experience
9 4 (1.47%) Handset
10 3 (1.10%) Fat Client
10 3 (1.10%) Linux Command Line
10 3 (1.10%) RSA SecurID
10 3 (1.10%) Thin Client
11 2 (0.73%) Blackberry
11 2 (0.73%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.73%) Driving Licence
11 2 (0.73%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 185 (67.77%) Windows
2 116 (42.49%) Windows Server
3 85 (31.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 66 (24.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 55 (20.15%) Linux
6 41 (15.02%) Windows 7
7 27 (9.89%) Windows Server 2003
8 16 (5.86%) Windows 10
9 9 (3.30%) Unix
9 9 (3.30%) Windows XP
10 7 (2.56%) Windows 8
11 6 (2.20%) CentOS
12 5 (1.83%) Android
12 5 (1.83%) Mac OS
13 4 (1.47%) Apple iOS
13 4 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 4 (1.47%) Windows 2000 Server
13 4 (1.47%) Windows Phone
14 1 (0.37%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.37%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (18.32%) ITIL
2 45 (16.48%) Mentoring
3 41 (15.02%) Coaching
4 38 (13.92%) Patch Management
5 35 (12.82%) Disaster Recovery
6 33 (12.09%) Network Design
7 32 (11.72%) DevOps
8 26 (9.52%) Problem-Solving
9 25 (9.16%) Kalman Filter
10 24 (8.79%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 23 (8.42%) Penetration Testing
12 22 (8.06%) Security Operations
13 21 (7.69%) Web Filtering
14 20 (7.33%) Load Balancing
14 20 (7.33%) Threat Intelligence
15 19 (6.96%) Continuous Integration
16 18 (6.59%) Data Analysis
16 18 (6.59%) Vulnerability Management
17 17 (6.23%) Configuration Management
17 17 (6.23%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 35 (12.82%) SQL
2 34 (12.45%) PowerShell
3 8 (2.93%) JavaScript
4 6 (2.20%) Java
4 6 (2.20%) Shell Script
5 4 (1.47%) PHP
6 3 (1.10%) Bash Shell
7 2 (0.73%) C#
7 2 (0.73%) Perl
8 1 (0.37%) AWK
8 1 (0.37%) C
8 1 (0.37%) C++
8 1 (0.37%) Python
8 1 (0.37%) sed
8 1 (0.37%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.37%) VB
Qualifications
1 33 (12.09%) Cisco Certification
1 33 (12.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 32 (11.72%) Degree
3 27 (9.89%) MCSE
4 25 (9.16%) CCNA
5 15 (5.49%) CCNP
5 15 (5.49%) ITIL Certification
6 11 (4.03%) SC Cleared
6 11 (4.03%) Security Cleared
7 8 (2.93%) MCSA
8 7 (2.56%) CISSP
9 6 (2.20%) MCP
9 6 (2.20%) Network+ Certification
10 4 (1.47%) BC Cleared
10 4 (1.47%) CISA
10 4 (1.47%) CISM
10 4 (1.47%) CompTIA Security+
10 4 (1.47%) GIAC
10 4 (1.47%) RHCE
10 4 (1.47%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (14.65%) SLA
2 32 (11.72%) PCI DSS
3 9 (3.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (2.93%) GDPR
5 4 (1.47%) Cyber Essentials
5 4 (1.47%) ISO 31000
5 4 (1.47%) ISO 9001
6 3 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 195 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 87 (31.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 49 (17.95%) Hyper-V
4 30 (10.99%) XenApp
5 26 (9.52%) vSphere
6 20 (7.33%) Virtual Machines
6 20 (7.33%) XenDesktop
7 15 (5.49%) XenServer
8 10 (3.66%) VMware ESXi
9 9 (3.30%) Firmware
10 2 (0.73%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 2 (0.73%) Docker
10 2 (0.73%) NFS
10 2 (0.73%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.37%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.37%) NDS
11 1 (0.37%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (0.37%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.37%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 50 (18.32%) SCCM
2 22 (8.06%) Backup Exec
3 20 (7.33%) Nessus
4 17 (6.23%) Single Sign-On
5 15 (5.49%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 14 (5.13%) SCOM
6 14 (5.13%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 13 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
8 12 (4.40%) Nagios
8 12 (4.40%) ServiceCenter
9 10 (3.66%) FortiGate
10 9 (3.30%) Microsoft Clustering
10 9 (3.30%) vCenter Server
10 9 (3.30%) WSUS
11 7 (2.56%) McAfee ePO
11 7 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
12 6 (2.20%) Ansible
12 6 (2.20%) SmoothWall
13 5 (1.83%) Microsoft Intune
13 5 (1.83%) Puppet
Vendors
1 156 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 105 (38.46%) VMware
3 63 (23.08%) Cisco
4 32 (11.72%) Citrix
4 32 (11.72%) Veeam
5 29 (10.62%) CheckPoint
6 26 (9.52%) HP
7 24 (8.79%) Juniper
8 22 (8.06%) Dell
9 20 (7.33%) Qualys
9 20 (7.33%) Salesforce.com
10 19 (6.96%) Red Hat
10 19 (6.96%) Symantec
11 18 (6.59%) Palo Alto
12 15 (5.49%) CommVault
13 13 (4.76%) Meraki
14 12 (4.40%) Google
15 10 (3.66%) MobileIron
16 8 (2.93%) F5
16 8 (2.93%) Verint