Period
to 23 September 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 23 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 89 105 102
Rank change year-on-year +16 -3 +4
Permanent jobs citing DNS 262 282 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.04% 2.81% 2.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.99% 16.52% 16.68%
Number of salaries quoted 228 208 265
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £34,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% -9.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £21,250 £19,500 £22,950
90th Percentile £53,750 £60,000 £48,750
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 1,248 1,707 1,865
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 14.48% 17.02% 16.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1,046 1,427 1,515
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,923 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.32% +1.33% -
10th Percentile £22,625 £23,000 £21,250
90th Percentile £58,750 £58,750 £55,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 23 September 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 23 September 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 -13 169 £40,000 +14.29% 27
North Yorkshire +22 57 £40,000 +53.85% 7
South Yorkshire +16 24 £45,000 +80.00% 10
East Yorkshire +21 10 £36,176 +1.90%
DNS
England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 182 (69.47%) Active Directory
2 172 (65.65%) DHCP
3 166 (63.36%) Windows
4 116 (44.27%) Microsoft
5 107 (40.84%) Windows Server
6 101 (38.55%) Microsoft Azure
7 99 (37.79%) VMware
8 84 (32.06%) TCP/IP
9 75 (28.63%) VMware Infrastructure
10 69 (26.34%) Office 365
11 63 (24.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 60 (22.90%) MS Exchange
13 59 (22.52%) Amazon AWS
14 58 (22.14%) PowerShell
14 58 (22.14%) VPN
14 58 (22.14%) Firewall
15 57 (21.76%) Windows Server 2012
16 54 (20.61%) Windows Server 2008
17 51 (19.47%) Citrix
18 49 (18.70%) SQL
19 47 (17.94%) Finance
20 42 (16.03%) ITIL
21 40 (15.27%) Cisco
22 39 (14.89%) WAN
23 36 (13.74%) Linux
23 36 (13.74%) Data Centre
24 34 (12.98%) SQL Server
24 34 (12.98%) Microsoft Office
24 34 (12.98%) Windows 7
24 34 (12.98%) Exchange Server 2013

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 60 (22.90%) MS Exchange
2 34 (12.98%) Exchange Server 2013
3 25 (9.54%) Skype for Business
4 19 (7.25%) SharePoint
5 17 (6.49%) IIS
6 10 (3.82%) Elasticsearch
7 9 (3.44%) Exchange Server 2010
7 9 (3.44%) nginx
8 8 (3.05%) Exchange Server 2007
9 7 (2.67%) Apache
10 6 (2.29%) CMS
11 5 (1.91%) Apache Solr
11 5 (1.91%) concrete5
11 5 (1.91%) ExpressionEngine
12 4 (1.53%) SharePoint 2013
12 4 (1.53%) Tomcat
13 3 (1.15%) Confluence
14 2 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2003
14 2 (0.76%) SharePoint Server
15 1 (0.38%) WordPress
Applications
1 34 (12.98%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.76%) Acrobat
2 2 (0.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (2.29%) assyst
2 5 (1.91%) Magento
3 1 (0.38%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.38%) Lawson
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.38%) Sage 200
3 1 (0.38%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 101 (38.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 69 (26.34%) Office 365
3 59 (22.52%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (5.73%) IaaS
5 10 (3.82%) Amazon EC2
5 10 (3.82%) PaaS
6 7 (2.67%) Amazon S3
6 7 (2.67%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (2.67%) SaaS
7 5 (1.91%) npm
7 5 (1.91%) Sage Pay
7 5 (1.91%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 4 (1.53%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (0.76%) Route 53
10 1 (0.38%) AWS CloudTrail
10 1 (0.38%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.38%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 172 (65.65%) DHCP
2 84 (32.06%) TCP/IP
3 58 (22.14%) Firewall
3 58 (22.14%) VPN
4 39 (14.89%) WAN
5 33 (12.60%) LAN
5 33 (12.60%) SAN
6 31 (11.83%) VoIP
7 26 (9.92%) Wireless
8 25 (9.54%) VLAN
9 24 (9.16%) Network Security
10 19 (7.25%) HTTP
11 16 (6.11%) OSPF
12 15 (5.73%) BGP
12 15 (5.73%) Internet
13 14 (5.34%) MPLS
14 13 (4.96%) Cisco IOS
14 13 (4.96%) NAS
15 12 (4.58%) HTTPS
16 11 (4.20%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (12.98%) SQL Server
2 24 (9.16%) Azure SQL Database
3 15 (5.73%) MySQL
4 9 (3.44%) MongoDB
5 8 (3.05%) Big Data
5 8 (3.05%) NoSQL
6 7 (2.67%) Redis
7 5 (1.91%) Amazon RDS
7 5 (1.91%) CouchDB
7 5 (1.91%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (1.53%) Oracle Database
9 3 (1.15%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.38%) Firebird
10 1 (0.38%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.38%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.38%) RavenDB
10 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.38%) TokuMX
Development Applications
1 17 (6.49%) Visual Studio Team System
2 13 (4.96%) Git (software)
3 9 (3.44%) JIRA
4 5 (1.91%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 5 (1.91%) Bower
4 5 (1.91%) Sonatype Nexus
5 3 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.76%) Bitbucket
6 2 (0.76%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.38%) MSBuild
General
1 47 (17.94%) Finance
2 21 (8.02%) Marketing
3 20 (7.63%) Retail
4 10 (3.82%) Legal
4 10 (3.82%) Telecoms
5 9 (3.44%) Back Office
6 8 (3.05%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.91%) Advertising
7 5 (1.91%) Games
8 2 (0.76%) Electronics
9 1 (0.38%) Automotive
9 1 (0.38%) Banking
9 1 (0.38%) Billing
9 1 (0.38%) Law
Job Titles
1 45 (17.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 36 (13.74%) Support Engineer
3 34 (12.98%) Analyst
4 23 (8.78%) Windows Engineer
5 21 (8.02%) Platform Engineer
6 20 (7.63%) Network Engineer
7 18 (6.87%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 18 (6.87%) Administrator
8 17 (6.49%) IT Engineer
8 17 (6.49%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
9 16 (6.11%) 2nd Line Support
9 16 (6.11%) 3rd Line Support
9 16 (6.11%) IT Support
9 16 (6.11%) PowerShell Engineer
9 16 (6.11%) Support Analyst
9 16 (6.11%) Systems Administrator
10 14 (5.34%) Active Directory Engineer
11 13 (4.96%) Infrastructure Support
12 12 (4.58%) 2nd Line Engineer
12 12 (4.58%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.20%) Web Services
1 11 (4.20%) XML
2 8 (3.05%) 802.1X
3 7 (2.67%) HTML
3 7 (2.67%) HTML5
4 6 (2.29%) LEMP Stack
4 6 (2.29%) Middleware
5 5 (1.91%) Apache Cordova
5 5 (1.91%) CSS
5 5 (1.91%) CSS3
5 5 (1.91%) Ionic Framework
5 5 (1.91%) JSON
5 5 (1.91%) Laravel
5 5 (1.91%) Node.js
5 5 (1.91%) Phalcon
5 5 (1.91%) PhoneGap
5 5 (1.91%) PHP-FPM
5 5 (1.91%) RESTful
5 5 (1.91%) Symfony
5 5 (1.91%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 36 (13.74%) Data Centre
2 22 (8.40%) Management Information System
3 18 (6.87%) Self-Motivation
4 16 (6.11%) Analytical Skills
5 13 (4.96%) PKI
6 10 (3.82%) Clustering
6 10 (3.82%) Replication
7 9 (3.44%) Cloud Native
8 7 (2.67%) Computer Science
8 7 (2.67%) Fat Client
8 7 (2.67%) Thin Client
9 6 (2.29%) CCTV
9 6 (2.29%) Handset
10 5 (1.91%) Mobile App
11 4 (1.53%) Client/Server
11 4 (1.53%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 4 (1.53%) Learning Management System
12 3 (1.15%) HP Storage
12 3 (1.15%) NHS
13 2 (0.76%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 166 (63.36%) Windows
2 107 (40.84%) Windows Server
3 57 (21.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 54 (20.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 36 (13.74%) Linux
6 34 (12.98%) Windows 7
7 24 (9.16%) Windows 10
8 16 (6.11%) Windows 8
9 10 (3.82%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (3.05%) Android
11 6 (2.29%) Apple iOS
11 6 (2.29%) CentOS
11 6 (2.29%) Windows Phone
12 4 (1.53%) Windows XP
13 3 (1.15%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.76%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (0.38%) Debian
15 1 (0.38%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.38%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (24.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 42 (16.03%) ITIL
3 33 (12.60%) DevOps
3 33 (12.60%) Disaster Recovery
4 29 (11.07%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (9.16%) Mentoring
6 23 (8.78%) Problem-Solving
7 22 (8.40%) Analytics
7 22 (8.40%) Identity Management
7 22 (8.40%) Scrum
8 21 (8.02%) Load Balancing
8 21 (8.02%) Patch Management
9 20 (7.63%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (6.49%) Service Management
11 16 (6.11%) Kalman Filter
11 16 (6.11%) Project Management
11 16 (6.11%) Runbook
11 16 (6.11%) Security Monitoring
12 15 (5.73%) Web Filtering
13 14 (5.34%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 58 (22.14%) PowerShell
2 49 (18.70%) SQL
3 12 (4.58%) JavaScript
4 9 (3.44%) PHP
5 7 (2.67%) Java
6 6 (2.29%) Python
7 3 (1.15%) Bash Shell
7 3 (1.15%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.76%) C#
9 1 (0.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (8.78%) Degree
2 21 (8.02%) Microsoft Certification
3 20 (7.63%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (6.11%) CCNP
5 15 (5.73%) MCSE
6 12 (4.58%) CCNA
7 9 (3.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 7 (2.67%) Computer Science Degree
9 5 (1.91%) CCIE
10 3 (1.15%) AWS Certification
10 3 (1.15%) CCIE Security
10 3 (1.15%) Citrix Certification
10 3 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (1.15%) MCSA
10 3 (1.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (0.76%) BC Cleared
11 2 (0.76%) MCITP
11 2 (0.76%) Network+ Certification
11 2 (0.76%) SC Cleared
11 2 (0.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (8.78%) SLA
2 17 (6.49%) PCI DSS
3 11 (4.20%) PMO
4 6 (2.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (1.53%) GDPR
6 2 (0.76%) ISO 9001
6 2 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 182 (69.47%) Active Directory
2 75 (28.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (10.31%) Hyper-V
4 26 (9.92%) XenApp
5 20 (7.63%) vSphere
5 20 (7.63%) XenDesktop
6 15 (5.73%) Firmware
7 12 (4.58%) Docker
7 12 (4.58%) Virtual Machines
7 12 (4.58%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (3.05%) FreeRADIUS
9 5 (1.91%) Varnish
9 5 (1.91%) Virtual Servers
10 3 (1.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 3 (1.15%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 2 (0.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (0.76%) Virtual Desktop
12 1 (0.38%) Gluster
12 1 (0.38%) NFS
12 1 (0.38%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 30 (11.45%) SCCM
2 16 (6.11%) vCenter Server
3 13 (4.96%) Microsoft Clustering
4 12 (4.58%) McAfee ePO
4 12 (4.58%) NetBackup
5 11 (4.20%) Puppet
6 9 (3.44%) Nagios
7 8 (3.05%) Backup Exec
8 7 (2.67%) Single Sign-On
8 7 (2.67%) Terraform
9 5 (1.91%) HP Data Protector
9 5 (1.91%) Kubernetes
9 5 (1.91%) Opscode Chef
9 5 (1.91%) ServiceCenter
10 4 (1.53%) Nessus
10 4 (1.53%) WMI
10 4 (1.53%) WSUS
11 3 (1.15%) Cobbler
11 3 (1.15%) Microsoft Intune
11 3 (1.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 116 (44.27%) Microsoft
2 99 (37.79%) VMware
3 51 (19.47%) Citrix
4 40 (15.27%) Cisco
5 23 (8.78%) HP
6 21 (8.02%) Veeam
7 18 (6.87%) Atlassian
8 16 (6.11%) Dell
9 15 (5.73%) Juniper
9 15 (5.73%) McAfee
10 12 (4.58%) Intel
11 10 (3.82%) Aruba
11 10 (3.82%) CheckPoint
12 9 (3.44%) Brocade
13 7 (2.67%) Apple
13 7 (2.67%) F5
13 7 (2.67%) Symantec
14 6 (2.29%) Red Hat
14 6 (2.29%) Remedy
14 6 (2.29%) ServiceNow