Period
to 21 February 2020

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 21 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 116 104 111
Rank change year-on-year -12 +7 +6
Permanent jobs citing DNS 127 205 254
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.07% 2.81% 2.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.53% 17.03% 19.23%
Number of salaries quoted 93 179 212
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.00%
10th Percentile £19,600 £24,000 £21,025
90th Percentile £56,250 £57,500 £58,625
England median annual salary £41,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.68% +3.53% -

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 818 1,204 1,321
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 13.35% 16.52% 13.21%
Number of salaries quoted 676 992 1,109
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £39,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.92% +5.33% +4.17%
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,250 £23,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £57,500 £58,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £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 21 February 2020.

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 21 February 2020. 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 -48 57 £45,000 +12.50% 34
North Yorkshire +17 38 £40,000 -14.89% 9
South Yorkshire +12 22 £22,750 -33.09% 13
East Yorkshire +23 9 £47,500 +45.04%
DNS
England

For the 6 months to 21 February 2020, 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.

1 107 (84.25%) DHCP
2 102 (80.31%) Windows
3 91 (71.65%) Active Directory
4 87 (68.50%) Microsoft
5 73 (57.48%) Windows Server
6 72 (56.69%) Azure
7 63 (49.61%) VMware
8 59 (46.46%) Office 365
9 53 (41.73%) VMware Infrastructure
10 51 (40.16%) Firewall
11 45 (35.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 44 (34.65%) ITIL
13 43 (33.86%) TCP/IP
14 41 (32.28%) VPN
14 41 (32.28%) Windows Server 2012
15 40 (31.50%) Cisco
16 38 (29.92%) Windows Server 2008
17 37 (29.13%) Hyper-V
18 35 (27.56%) WAN
19 32 (25.20%) Microsoft Certification
20 30 (23.62%) SQL Server
20 30 (23.62%) LAN
21 29 (22.83%) AWS
21 29 (22.83%) DevOps
22 27 (21.26%) MS Exchange
22 27 (21.26%) IIS
23 26 (20.47%) Linux
24 25 (19.69%) VoIP
24 25 (19.69%) Configuration Management
24 25 (19.69%) Windows 8

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 27 (21.26%) IIS
1 27 (21.26%) MS Exchange
2 22 (17.32%) SharePoint
3 18 (14.17%) Skype for Business
4 11 (8.66%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (6.30%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 20 (15.75%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (5.51%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (4.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (4.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 72 (56.69%) Azure
2 59 (46.46%) Office 365
3 29 (22.83%) AWS
4 11 (8.66%) Azure Active Directory
5 10 (7.87%) SaaS
6 8 (6.30%) Azure ExpressRoute
7 6 (4.72%) Amazon Cognito
7 6 (4.72%) Amazon EC2
7 6 (4.72%) Amazon ECS
7 6 (4.72%) Amazon ELB
7 6 (4.72%) Amazon S3
7 6 (4.72%) AWS CloudFormation
7 6 (4.72%) AWS CodeCommit
7 6 (4.72%) AWS CodeDeploy
7 6 (4.72%) AWS Lambda
7 6 (4.72%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (4.72%) Route 53
7 6 (4.72%) Serverless
7 6 (4.72%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 5 (3.94%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 107 (84.25%) DHCP
2 51 (40.16%) Firewall
3 43 (33.86%) TCP/IP
4 41 (32.28%) VPN
5 35 (27.56%) WAN
6 30 (23.62%) LAN
7 25 (19.69%) VoIP
8 20 (15.75%) Wireless
9 15 (11.81%) Internet
10 12 (9.45%) VLAN
11 11 (8.66%) BGP
11 11 (8.66%) Cisco IOS
11 11 (8.66%) MPLS
11 11 (8.66%) OSPF
11 11 (8.66%) SAN
11 11 (8.66%) WLAN
12 10 (7.87%) Junos
13 9 (7.09%) Cisco ASA
13 9 (7.09%) NX-OS
13 9 (7.09%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (23.62%) SQL Server
2 21 (16.54%) Amazon RDS
3 6 (4.72%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (0.79%) MS Access
4 1 (0.79%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (7.09%) Jenkins
2 6 (4.72%) Git (software)
2 6 (4.72%) JIRA
2 6 (4.72%) Maven
2 6 (4.72%) SonarQube
3 3 (2.36%) Bitbucket
3 3 (2.36%) GitLab
4 1 (0.79%) MSI
General
1 14 (11.02%) Finance
2 13 (10.24%) Telecoms
3 10 (7.87%) Manufacturing
4 8 (6.30%) Retail
5 2 (1.57%) Marketing
6 1 (0.79%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 34 (26.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 20 (15.75%) IT Support
3 18 (14.17%) Support Engineer
4 15 (11.81%) Analyst
5 12 (9.45%) IT Engineer
6 10 (7.87%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 10 (7.87%) IT Support Engineer
7 9 (7.09%) 3rd Line Support
7 9 (7.09%) Architect
7 9 (7.09%) Technical Engineer
8 8 (6.30%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (6.30%) IT Manager
8 8 (6.30%) Operations Engineer
8 8 (6.30%) Support Technician
8 8 (6.30%) Technical Operations Engineer
9 7 (5.51%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 7 (5.51%) Infrastructure Support
9 7 (5.51%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (4.72%) Senior Operations Engineer
10 6 (4.72%) Senior Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.72%) Node.js
2 5 (3.94%) .NET
3 3 (2.36%) ASP.NET
3 3 (2.36%) RESTful
4 2 (1.57%) JSON
5 1 (0.79%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.79%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (14.17%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (9.45%) Public Cloud
3 10 (7.87%) Self-Motivation
4 8 (6.30%) Data Centre
5 5 (3.94%) CMDB
6 3 (2.36%) Cloud Native
6 3 (2.36%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (2.36%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.57%) Clustering
7 2 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.57%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.57%) Handset
7 2 (1.57%) PKI
7 2 (1.57%) Smartphone
7 2 (1.57%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.79%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.79%) Replication
8 1 (0.79%) Social Media
8 1 (0.79%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 102 (80.31%) Windows
2 73 (57.48%) Windows Server
3 41 (32.28%) Windows Server 2012
4 38 (29.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 26 (20.47%) Linux
6 25 (19.69%) Windows 8
7 23 (18.11%) Windows 10
8 20 (15.75%) Windows Server 2003
9 14 (11.02%) Unix
9 14 (11.02%) Windows 7
10 8 (6.30%) Apple iOS
11 7 (5.51%) Android
12 5 (3.94%) Mac OS
13 2 (1.57%) Ubuntu
13 2 (1.57%) Windows Phone
13 2 (1.57%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.79%) CatOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (35.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 44 (34.65%) ITIL
3 29 (22.83%) DevOps
4 25 (19.69%) Configuration Management
4 25 (19.69%) Project Delivery
5 20 (15.75%) Problem-Solving
6 18 (14.17%) Continuous Improvement
7 17 (13.39%) Change Management
7 17 (13.39%) Service Delivery
8 16 (12.60%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (11.81%) Mentoring
10 14 (11.02%) Project Management
11 13 (10.24%) Migration
12 12 (9.45%) Validation
13 11 (8.66%) Proactive Monitoring
13 11 (8.66%) Process Improvement
14 10 (7.87%) Patch Management
14 10 (7.87%) Tech Ops
14 10 (7.87%) Time Management
15 9 (7.09%) Server Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (11.81%) PowerShell
2 11 (8.66%) Python
2 11 (8.66%) SQL
3 6 (4.72%) Java
4 4 (3.15%) C#
5 3 (2.36%) Perl
5 3 (2.36%) PHP
5 3 (2.36%) Ruby
5 3 (2.36%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.79%) C++
6 1 (0.79%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 32 (25.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 18 (14.17%) MCSE
3 17 (13.39%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (11.81%) CCNA
5 13 (10.24%) MCSA
6 10 (7.87%) Degree
7 9 (7.09%) MCP
8 8 (6.30%) CCNP
9 6 (4.72%) SC Cleared
9 6 (4.72%) Security Cleared
10 5 (3.94%) Master's Degree
10 5 (3.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (1.57%) CISM
11 2 (1.57%) CISMP
11 2 (1.57%) CISSP
11 2 (1.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.79%) CCA
12 1 (0.79%) Citrix Certification
12 1 (0.79%) MCITP
12 1 (0.79%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (6.30%) SLA
3 3 (2.36%) GDPR
3 3 (2.36%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 3 (2.36%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.57%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.79%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 91 (71.65%) Active Directory
2 53 (41.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (29.13%) Hyper-V
4 16 (12.60%) XenApp
5 11 (8.66%) VMware ESXi
5 11 (8.66%) vSphere
6 10 (7.87%) XenDesktop
7 9 (7.09%) Docker
8 2 (1.57%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.79%) Firmware
9 1 (0.79%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.79%) Postfix
9 1 (0.79%) Squid
9 1 (0.79%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.79%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 22 (17.32%) SCCM
2 18 (14.17%) WSUS
3 11 (8.66%) Puppet
4 10 (7.87%) Terraform
5 9 (7.09%) Ansible
5 9 (7.09%) Kubernetes
5 9 (7.09%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (3.94%) Microsoft Intune
7 4 (3.15%) Nessus
8 3 (2.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (1.57%) Cacti
9 2 (1.57%) Cisco CUCM
9 2 (1.57%) Nagios
9 2 (1.57%) Nmap
10 1 (0.79%) AirWatch
10 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Clustering
10 1 (0.79%) Norton AntiVirus
10 1 (0.79%) SCOM
10 1 (0.79%) SCOrch
10 1 (0.79%) vRealize
Vendors
1 87 (68.50%) Microsoft
2 63 (49.61%) VMware
3 40 (31.50%) Cisco
4 24 (18.90%) Citrix
5 16 (12.60%) Veeam
6 10 (7.87%) Dell
7 9 (7.09%) HP
8 8 (6.30%) Barracuda Networks
8 8 (6.30%) Blue Coat
8 8 (6.30%) CheckPoint
8 8 (6.30%) F5
8 8 (6.30%) Google
8 8 (6.30%) Imperva
8 8 (6.30%) Infoblox
8 8 (6.30%) Juniper
8 8 (6.30%) SolarWinds
8 8 (6.30%) Zscaler
9 6 (4.72%) Asigra
9 6 (4.72%) Mitel
9 6 (4.72%) ServiceNow