Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 125 96
Rank change year-on-year +22 -29 -12
Permanent jobs citing DNS 253 259 398
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.60% 2.32% 3.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.91% 14.43% 18.02%
Number of salaries quoted 192 220 349
Yorkshire median annual salary £33,719 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.08% +7.14% -12.50%
10th Percentile £19,500 £22,725 £22,500
90th Percentile £59,750 £48,875 £52,750
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 1590 1795 2209
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 16.35% 16.07% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1331 1494 1810
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.74% -2.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £22,750 £21,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £58,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 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
West Yorkshire +27 200 £34,500 -9.21% 10
North Yorkshire +27 43 £24,000 -31.43% 1
South Yorkshire -21 8 £23,125 -25.40% 1
East Yorkshire -4 2 £35,500 +25.11% 1
DNS
England

For the 6 months to 18 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for DNS.

1 178 (70.36%) Windows
2 157 (62.06%) Active Directory
3 156 (61.66%) DHCP
4 117 (46.25%) Microsoft
5 112 (44.27%) Windows Server
6 95 (37.55%) TCP/IP
7 81 (32.02%) Windows Server 2012
8 79 (31.23%) Windows Server 2008
9 76 (30.04%) VMware
10 72 (28.46%) Firewall
11 65 (25.69%) Cisco
11 65 (25.69%) Linux
12 64 (25.30%) VMware Infrastructure
13 61 (24.11%) VPN
14 58 (22.92%) Microsoft Azure
15 57 (22.53%) MS Exchange
15 57 (22.53%) ITIL
16 46 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
16 46 (18.18%) SCCM
17 45 (17.79%) LAN
18 44 (17.39%) VoIP
18 44 (17.39%) WAN
19 41 (16.21%) MCSE
19 41 (16.21%) Load Balancing
20 38 (15.02%) Office 365
20 38 (15.02%) SAN
20 38 (15.02%) Finance
20 38 (15.02%) Windows 10
21 36 (14.23%) Microsoft Office
22 35 (13.83%) 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 57 (22.53%) MS Exchange
2 25 (9.88%) SharePoint
3 22 (8.70%) IIS
4 20 (7.91%) Exchange Server 2010
5 13 (5.14%) Apache
6 11 (4.35%) Skype for Business
7 10 (3.95%) Exchange Server 2013
7 10 (3.95%) WordPress
8 9 (3.56%) CMS
9 7 (2.77%) Exchange Server 2003
9 7 (2.77%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (1.58%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2007
11 3 (1.19%) Office Communications Server
12 2 (0.79%) OpenStack
13 1 (0.40%) Oracle Service Bus
13 1 (0.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 1 (0.40%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.40%) Tuxedo
13 1 (0.40%) WebSphere
Applications
1 36 (14.23%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (0.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (2.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.19%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 58 (22.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 38 (15.02%) Office 365
3 17 (6.72%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (4.35%) IaaS
5 9 (3.56%) PaaS
5 9 (3.56%) SaaS
6 4 (1.58%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (1.19%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (1.19%) Amazon ELB
7 3 (1.19%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.40%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.40%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (0.40%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.40%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.40%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.40%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 156 (61.66%) DHCP
2 95 (37.55%) TCP/IP
3 72 (28.46%) Firewall
4 61 (24.11%) VPN
5 45 (17.79%) LAN
6 44 (17.39%) VoIP
6 44 (17.39%) WAN
7 38 (15.02%) SAN
8 34 (13.44%) VLAN
9 26 (10.28%) MPLS
10 24 (9.49%) BGP
11 23 (9.09%) Internet
12 19 (7.51%) OSPF
13 18 (7.11%) SSL
14 14 (5.53%) Network Security
15 12 (4.74%) Cisco IOS
15 12 (4.74%) IPsec
15 12 (4.74%) OpenVPN
15 12 (4.74%) Remote Desktop
15 12 (4.74%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (13.83%) SQL Server
2 25 (9.88%) MySQL
3 23 (9.09%) Azure SQL Database
4 10 (3.95%) PostgreSQL
5 8 (3.16%) Amazon RDS
5 8 (3.16%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (3.16%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (1.98%) SQL Server 2016
7 4 (1.58%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.58%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (1.19%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.79%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.79%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.40%) Data Lake
10 1 (0.40%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.40%) OLAP
10 1 (0.40%) OLTP
10 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.40%) Riak
Development Applications
1 20 (7.91%) Visual Studio Team System
2 3 (1.19%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.40%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.40%) JMeter
3 1 (0.40%) Mercurial
3 1 (0.40%) Selenium
3 1 (0.40%) Subversion
3 1 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.40%) TeamCity
General
1 38 (15.02%) Finance
2 10 (3.95%) Telecoms
3 9 (3.56%) Law
4 8 (3.16%) Legal
5 6 (2.37%) Manufacturing
5 6 (2.37%) Retail
6 3 (1.19%) Marketing
7 2 (0.79%) Automotive
7 2 (0.79%) Games
8 1 (0.40%) Advertising
8 1 (0.40%) Back Office
8 1 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 48 (18.97%) IT Support
2 47 (18.58%) Support Engineer
3 45 (17.79%) Analyst
4 36 (14.23%) Administrator
5 34 (13.44%) Systems Administrator
6 33 (13.04%) Support Analyst
7 28 (11.07%) IT Engineer
8 27 (10.67%) IT Support Engineer
9 24 (9.49%) 2nd Line Support
10 22 (8.70%) Service Desk Analyst
11 21 (8.30%) Service Analyst
11 21 (8.30%) Windows Engineer
12 20 (7.91%) Senior Support Engineer
13 19 (7.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 19 (7.51%) IT Analyst
13 19 (7.51%) Linux Administrator
13 19 (7.51%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 19 (7.51%) Senior IT Engineer
14 18 (7.11%) Desktop Support
14 18 (7.11%) Senior IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.35%) LAMP
2 10 (3.95%) LAPP Stack
3 7 (2.77%) SAML
4 6 (2.37%) Web Services
5 5 (1.98%) CSS
6 3 (1.19%) 802.1X
6 3 (1.19%) HTML
6 3 (1.19%) X-Windows
7 2 (0.79%) jQuery
8 1 (0.40%) JSON
8 1 (0.40%) Middleware
8 1 (0.40%) Node.js
8 1 (0.40%) REST
8 1 (0.40%) SAP PI
8 1 (0.40%) WSH
8 1 (0.40%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (11.86%) Data Centre
2 18 (7.11%) Replication
3 13 (5.14%) PKI
4 11 (4.35%) Clustering
5 10 (3.95%) Linux Command Line
6 7 (2.77%) Hybrid Cloud
7 5 (1.98%) Driving Licence
8 4 (1.58%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (1.58%) Handset
8 4 (1.58%) iPad
8 4 (1.58%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.19%) CMDB
9 3 (1.19%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.79%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.79%) NHS
10 2 (0.79%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.40%) CCTV
11 1 (0.40%) New Media
11 1 (0.40%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 178 (70.36%) Windows
2 112 (44.27%) Windows Server
3 81 (32.02%) Windows Server 2012
4 79 (31.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 65 (25.69%) Linux
6 38 (15.02%) Windows 10
7 35 (13.83%) Windows 7
8 31 (12.25%) Windows 8
9 30 (11.86%) Windows XP
10 26 (10.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 24 (9.49%) Windows Server 2003
12 18 (7.11%) Unix
13 15 (5.93%) CentOS
14 7 (2.77%) Mac OS
15 6 (2.37%) Android
15 6 (2.37%) HPUX
16 5 (1.98%) Apple iOS
17 4 (1.58%) Windows Phone
18 3 (1.19%) Mac OS X
18 3 (1.19%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (22.53%) ITIL
2 41 (16.21%) Load Balancing
3 24 (9.49%) Disaster Recovery
3 24 (9.49%) Release Management
4 20 (7.91%) Service Management
5 18 (7.11%) Change Management
5 18 (7.11%) Project Management
5 18 (7.11%) Root Cause Analysis
6 13 (5.14%) Capacity Planning
6 13 (5.14%) Kalman Filter
6 13 (5.14%) Mentoring
7 12 (4.74%) Business Continuity
7 12 (4.74%) Performance Tuning
8 11 (4.35%) CRM
8 11 (4.35%) DevOps
8 11 (4.35%) Line Management
9 10 (3.95%) Mobile Device Management
9 10 (3.95%) Performance Monitoring
9 10 (3.95%) TOGAF
9 10 (3.95%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 34 (13.44%) SQL
2 23 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 12 (4.74%) PHP
4 10 (3.95%) Shell Script
5 4 (1.58%) Python
6 3 (1.19%) Bourne shell
6 3 (1.19%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.40%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.40%) C
7 1 (0.40%) C#
7 1 (0.40%) Java
7 1 (0.40%) Perl
7 1 (0.40%) Ruby
7 1 (0.40%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.40%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 46 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 41 (16.21%) MCSE
3 29 (11.46%) Cisco Certification
4 27 (10.67%) CCNA
5 23 (9.09%) CCNP
6 19 (7.51%) MCSA
7 13 (5.14%) MCP
8 10 (3.95%) ITIL Certification
9 9 (3.56%) Degree
10 7 (2.77%) MCDST
11 4 (1.58%) MCITP
11 4 (1.58%) SC Cleared
11 4 (1.58%) Security Cleared
12 3 (1.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 3 (1.19%) MCTS
12 3 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 3 (1.19%) RHCE
13 2 (0.79%) ISEB
14 1 (0.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (5.93%) SLA
2 3 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.79%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.79%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.40%) GDPR
4 1 (0.40%) PMO
4 1 (0.40%) QA
System Software
1 157 (62.06%) Active Directory
2 64 (25.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (11.46%) Hyper-V
4 26 (10.28%) VMware ESXi
5 22 (8.70%) vSphere
6 9 (3.56%) XenDesktop
7 8 (3.16%) Virtual Servers
7 8 (3.16%) XenApp
8 7 (2.77%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (1.19%) Terminal Services
10 2 (0.79%) Oracle RAC
10 2 (0.79%) Terminal Server
10 2 (0.79%) Virtual Desktop
10 2 (0.79%) VMware NSX
10 2 (0.79%) XenServer
11 1 (0.40%) Xen
Systems Management
1 46 (18.18%) SCCM
2 23 (9.09%) SCOM
3 16 (6.32%) Nagios
3 16 (6.32%) SCDPM
4 12 (4.74%) WSUS
5 10 (3.95%) Puppet
6 7 (2.77%) Norton AntiVirus
6 7 (2.77%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (2.77%) vCenter Server
7 6 (2.37%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 6 (2.37%) ServiceCenter
8 4 (1.58%) Backup Exec
9 3 (1.19%) Ansible
9 3 (1.19%) OpenNMS
9 3 (1.19%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 3 (1.19%) ZABBIX
10 2 (0.79%) Cisco Prime
10 2 (0.79%) McAfee ePO
10 2 (0.79%) Opsview
10 2 (0.79%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 117 (46.25%) Microsoft
2 76 (30.04%) VMware
3 65 (25.69%) Cisco
4 32 (12.65%) Citrix
5 25 (9.88%) HP
5 25 (9.88%) Red Hat
6 20 (7.91%) Veeam
7 19 (7.51%) Avaya
8 16 (6.32%) Hitachi
8 16 (6.32%) Juniper
9 15 (5.93%) Brocade
10 13 (5.14%) Oracle
11 12 (4.74%) MikroTik
12 11 (4.35%) Remedy
12 11 (4.35%) Symantec
13 10 (3.95%) Dell
14 7 (2.77%) F5
14 7 (2.77%) NetApp
15 6 (2.37%) 3PAR
15 6 (2.37%) MobileIron