Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 110 115 105
Rank change year-on-year +5 -10 -23
Permanent jobs citing DNS 225 262 354
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.35% 2.43% 2.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.89% 16.20% 17.70%
Number of salaries quoted 185 216 304
Yorkshire median annual salary £35,000 £35,797 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.23% +2.28% -6.67%
10th Percentile £19,975 £21,500 £22,863
90th Percentile £55,000 £48,750 £53,750
England median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +1.27%

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 1,332 1,617 2,000
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 13.92% 14.99% 15.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1,130 1,346 1,637
Yorkshire median annual salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% -4.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £23,750 £21,250 £22,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
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 21 January 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 21 January 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 +5 172 £35,000 -6.67% 34
North Yorkshire +27 43 £40,000 +23.08% 6
South Yorkshire -21 8 £32,500 +7.44% 4
East Yorkshire -3 2 £26,250 -7.89% 1
DNS
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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.

1 141 (62.67%) Windows
2 130 (57.78%) Active Directory
3 126 (56.00%) DHCP
4 120 (53.33%) Microsoft
5 86 (38.22%) Windows Server
6 80 (35.56%) Microsoft Azure
7 75 (33.33%) TCP/IP
8 73 (32.44%) Windows Server 2012
9 69 (30.67%) Firewall
10 60 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
11 55 (24.44%) Linux
12 54 (24.00%) Cisco
13 52 (23.11%) VPN
14 49 (21.78%) VMware
14 49 (21.78%) Office 365
15 43 (19.11%) VMware Infrastructure
16 40 (17.78%) Finance
17 39 (17.33%) MS Exchange
18 38 (16.89%) ITIL
19 37 (16.44%) SharePoint
19 37 (16.44%) Windows 7
20 36 (16.00%) VoIP
21 33 (14.67%) VLAN
21 33 (14.67%) SCCM
22 32 (14.22%) WAN
23 31 (13.78%) SQL Server
23 31 (13.78%) Microsoft Office
24 30 (13.33%) SQL
24 30 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
25 29 (12.89%) Network Security

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 39 (17.33%) MS Exchange
2 37 (16.44%) SharePoint
3 22 (9.78%) Skype for Business
4 20 (8.89%) IIS
5 17 (7.56%) Exchange Server 2013
6 14 (6.22%) SharePoint 2013
7 12 (5.33%) WordPress
8 10 (4.44%) Apache
8 10 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2010
9 6 (2.67%) CMS
10 3 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.44%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 31 (13.78%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.44%) Sage X3
Cloud Services
1 80 (35.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 49 (21.78%) Office 365
3 17 (7.56%) Amazon AWS
4 15 (6.67%) IaaS
4 15 (6.67%) PaaS
4 15 (6.67%) SaaS
5 14 (6.22%) Azure Active Directory
6 13 (5.78%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (2.22%) OneDrive
8 2 (0.89%) Adobe Analytics
8 2 (0.89%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.89%) Amazon ELB
8 2 (0.89%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 126 (56.00%) DHCP
2 75 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 69 (30.67%) Firewall
4 52 (23.11%) VPN
5 36 (16.00%) VoIP
6 33 (14.67%) VLAN
7 32 (14.22%) WAN
8 29 (12.89%) Network Security
9 28 (12.44%) HTTP
10 27 (12.00%) SAN
11 25 (11.11%) LAN
12 24 (10.67%) MPLS
13 21 (9.33%) BGP
14 19 (8.44%) HTTPS
15 17 (7.56%) Internet
15 17 (7.56%) IPsec
15 17 (7.56%) Wireless
16 15 (6.67%) OSPF
17 13 (5.78%) SSL
18 12 (5.33%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (13.78%) SQL Server
2 24 (10.67%) MySQL
3 19 (8.44%) Azure SQL Database
4 14 (6.22%) Amazon RDS
5 10 (4.44%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (3.56%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (1.78%) Data Lake
8 4 (1.78%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (1.78%) SQL Server 2016
9 1 (0.44%) OLAP
9 1 (0.44%) OLTP
9 1 (0.44%) RavenDB
9 1 (0.44%) Redis
9 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 12 (5.33%) Visual Studio Team System
2 3 (1.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.44%) JIRA
3 1 (0.44%) Subversion
3 1 (0.44%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.44%) TeamCity
General
1 40 (17.78%) Finance
2 7 (3.11%) Retail
3 6 (2.67%) Telecoms
4 4 (1.78%) Marketing
5 2 (0.89%) Automotive
6 1 (0.44%) French Language
6 1 (0.44%) German Language
6 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.44%) Portuguese Language
6 1 (0.44%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 51 (22.67%) Analyst
2 42 (18.67%) Administrator
3 38 (16.89%) Support Analyst
4 35 (15.56%) Systems Administrator
5 31 (13.78%) IT Support
6 23 (10.22%) Support Engineer
7 19 (8.44%) 2nd Line Support
8 18 (8.00%) Service Desk Analyst
9 16 (7.11%) Help Desk Analyst
9 16 (7.11%) Service Analyst
10 15 (6.67%) Help Desk Support
10 15 (6.67%) Help Desk Support Analyst
10 15 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 15 (6.67%) IT Analyst
10 15 (6.67%) Linux Administrator
10 15 (6.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 15 (6.67%) Network Engineer
10 15 (6.67%) Network Specialist
10 15 (6.67%) Security Engineer
10 15 (6.67%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.44%) LAMP
1 10 (4.44%) LAPP Stack
2 7 (3.11%) CSS
2 7 (3.11%) SAML
3 5 (2.22%) HTML
4 4 (1.78%) Web Services
5 2 (0.89%) jQuery
6 1 (0.44%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.44%) WSH
6 1 (0.44%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 20 (8.89%) PKI
2 19 (8.44%) Data Centre
3 13 (5.78%) Clustering
4 12 (5.33%) Replication
5 10 (4.44%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 9 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (3.11%) Driving Licence
7 7 (3.11%) Hybrid Cloud
7 7 (3.11%) Management Information System
8 6 (2.67%) Linux Command Line
9 4 (1.78%) Handset
10 2 (0.89%) Data Structures
10 2 (0.89%) NHS
10 2 (0.89%) RSA SecurID
11 1 (0.44%) iPad
11 1 (0.44%) New Media
11 1 (0.44%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 141 (62.67%) Windows
2 86 (38.22%) Windows Server
3 73 (32.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 60 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 55 (24.44%) Linux
6 37 (16.44%) Windows 7
7 20 (8.89%) Windows 10
8 19 (8.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 17 (7.56%) Windows Server 2003
10 13 (5.78%) CentOS
10 13 (5.78%) Windows XP
11 12 (5.33%) Windows 8
12 11 (4.89%) Unix
13 6 (2.67%) Android
14 5 (2.22%) Apple iOS
15 4 (1.78%) Mac OS
15 4 (1.78%) Windows Phone
16 3 (1.33%) HPUX
17 2 (0.89%) Windows Vista
18 1 (0.44%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (16.89%) ITIL
2 28 (12.44%) Coaching
3 27 (12.00%) Load Balancing
4 24 (10.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 20 (8.89%) Mentoring
5 20 (8.89%) Patch Management
6 17 (7.56%) Network Design
7 16 (7.11%) Release Management
8 15 (6.67%) Business Continuity
8 15 (6.67%) DevOps
9 14 (6.22%) Kalman Filter
9 14 (6.22%) Penetration Testing
9 14 (6.22%) Security Operations
9 14 (6.22%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 13 (5.78%) Cybersecurity
10 13 (5.78%) Vulnerability Management
11 11 (4.89%) CRM
11 11 (4.89%) Service Management
12 10 (4.44%) B2B
12 10 (4.44%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (13.33%) SQL
2 13 (5.78%) PHP
3 11 (4.89%) PowerShell
4 6 (2.67%) Shell Script
5 5 (2.22%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.44%) Bourne shell
6 1 (0.44%) C
6 1 (0.44%) Python
6 1 (0.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 30 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 25 (11.11%) CCNA
4 24 (10.67%) MCSE
5 20 (8.89%) CCNP
6 13 (5.78%) Degree
7 11 (4.89%) MCSA
8 8 (3.56%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (2.22%) MCP
10 4 (1.78%) CISA
10 4 (1.78%) CISM
10 4 (1.78%) CISSP
10 4 (1.78%) CompTIA Security+
10 4 (1.78%) GIAC
10 4 (1.78%) RHCE
10 4 (1.78%) SANS
11 3 (1.33%) CEH
11 3 (1.33%) SC Cleared
11 3 (1.33%) Security Cleared
12 2 (0.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (11.56%) SLA
2 14 (6.22%) PCI DSS
3 7 (3.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.78%) Cyber Essentials
4 4 (1.78%) ISO 31000
5 2 (0.89%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.44%) GDPR
6 1 (0.44%) QA
System Software
1 130 (57.78%) Active Directory
2 43 (19.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (12.00%) Hyper-V
4 14 (6.22%) XenApp
5 13 (5.78%) vSphere
6 12 (5.33%) VMware ESXi
7 11 (4.89%) XenDesktop
8 9 (4.00%) XenServer
9 3 (1.33%) Terminal Services
9 3 (1.33%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (1.33%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (0.89%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (0.89%) VMware NSX
11 1 (0.44%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.44%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 33 (14.67%) SCCM
2 21 (9.33%) SCOM
3 13 (5.78%) Nagios
4 11 (4.89%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 11 (4.89%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 10 (4.44%) Nessus
5 10 (4.44%) SCDPM
6 9 (4.00%) Backup Exec
6 9 (4.00%) ServiceCenter
7 8 (3.56%) Norton AntiVirus
8 7 (3.11%) Puppet
9 6 (2.67%) Opscode Chef
9 6 (2.67%) vCenter Server
10 5 (2.22%) WSUS
11 3 (1.33%) FortiGate
12 2 (0.89%) Ansible
12 2 (0.89%) Cisco Prime
12 2 (0.89%) McAfee ePO
13 1 (0.44%) HP SIM
13 1 (0.44%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 120 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 54 (24.00%) Cisco
3 49 (21.78%) VMware
4 24 (10.67%) Citrix
5 23 (10.22%) Red Hat
6 21 (9.33%) Juniper
6 21 (9.33%) Veeam
7 17 (7.56%) HP
8 16 (7.11%) CheckPoint
9 13 (5.78%) Symantec
10 12 (5.33%) Dell
10 12 (5.33%) MikroTik
11 11 (4.89%) Brocade
11 11 (4.89%) CommVault
11 11 (4.89%) Hitachi
12 10 (4.44%) Qualys
12 10 (4.44%) Salesforce.com
13 9 (4.00%) Avaya
14 8 (3.56%) Palo Alto
15 7 (3.11%) Apple