Period
to 29 November 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 29 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
29 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 68 71 89
Rank change year-on-year +3 +18 +20
Permanent jobs citing DNS 112 242 251
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.50% 3.64% 3.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.33% 21.43% 20.47%
Number of salaries quoted 116 121 220
Median annual salary £32,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.75% +3.90% +13.24%
10th Percentile £21,750 £22,750 £22,450
90th Percentile £50,625 £62,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £46,500 £41,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.38% -1.76% -

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 525 1,129 1,226
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 16.43% 17.00% 14.74%
Number of salaries quoted 418 862 1,027
Median annual salary £44,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,000 £21,250 £22,000
90th Percentile £60,000 £62,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

DNS
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for DNS in Yorkshire

DNS
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing DNS in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for DNS in Yorkshire

DNS
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing DNS in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 29 November 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 29 November 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 +42 58 £33,000 -17.50% 18
South Yorkshire +15 23 £32,500 -26.14% 10
North Yorkshire -37 13 £27,500 -26.67% 4
East Yorkshire +9 7 £27,500 -35.29%
DNS
England

For the 6 months to 29 November 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 85 (75.89%) DHCP
2 73 (65.18%) Active Directory
3 60 (53.57%) Windows
4 59 (52.68%) Office 365
5 53 (47.32%) Microsoft
6 52 (46.43%) TCP/IP
7 45 (40.18%) VMware
8 43 (38.39%) Firewall
9 34 (30.36%) Windows Server
10 33 (29.46%) VMware Infrastructure
11 32 (28.57%) VLAN
12 31 (27.68%) Azure
13 30 (26.79%) LAN
13 30 (26.79%) WAN
14 29 (25.89%) VPN
15 28 (25.00%) ITIL
15 28 (25.00%) Hyper-V
16 24 (21.43%) Windows 10
17 22 (19.64%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 21 (18.75%) Wireless
19 20 (17.86%) Cisco
20 18 (16.07%) SAN
21 17 (15.18%) MPLS
21 17 (15.18%) AWS
22 15 (13.39%) Windows Server 2008
22 15 (13.39%) Internet
22 15 (13.39%) SLA
22 15 (13.39%) Linux
23 14 (12.50%) SQL
23 14 (12.50%) 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 9 (8.04%) SharePoint
2 7 (6.25%) IIS
3 5 (4.46%) MS Exchange
4 4 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (1.79%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.89%) CMS
6 1 (0.89%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (9.82%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 59 (52.68%) Office 365
2 31 (27.68%) Azure
3 17 (15.18%) AWS
4 8 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (7.14%) Route 53
5 7 (6.25%) SaaS
6 6 (5.36%) Amazon S3
7 3 (2.68%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (1.79%) Amazon EKS
8 2 (1.79%) Amazon Kinesis
8 2 (1.79%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (1.79%) OneDrive
8 2 (1.79%) Serverless
8 2 (1.79%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.89%) GCP
9 1 (0.89%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 85 (75.89%) DHCP
2 52 (46.43%) TCP/IP
3 43 (38.39%) Firewall
4 32 (28.57%) VLAN
5 30 (26.79%) LAN
5 30 (26.79%) WAN
6 29 (25.89%) VPN
7 21 (18.75%) Wireless
8 18 (16.07%) SAN
9 17 (15.18%) MPLS
10 15 (13.39%) Internet
11 10 (8.93%) 3GPP
11 10 (8.93%) Ethernet
11 10 (8.93%) IPv4
11 10 (8.93%) IPv6
12 6 (5.36%) NAS
13 5 (4.46%) BGP
13 5 (4.46%) Network Security
13 5 (4.46%) OSPF
13 5 (4.46%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.04%) MySQL
3 6 (5.36%) Amazon RDS
4 5 (4.46%) Redis
5 2 (1.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (1.79%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (1.79%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (2.68%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.79%) GoCD
3 1 (0.89%) GitLab
3 1 (0.89%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.89%) Maven
3 1 (0.89%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 8 (7.14%) Games
2 6 (5.36%) Law
3 3 (2.68%) Marketing
4 2 (1.79%) Electronics
4 2 (1.79%) Retail
5 1 (0.89%) Finance
5 1 (0.89%) Legal
5 1 (0.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (18.75%) Analyst
2 17 (15.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 17 (15.18%) IT Engineer
3 14 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 12 (10.71%) Service Analyst
5 11 (9.82%) IT Support
6 10 (8.93%) Linux Engineer
7 9 (8.04%) IT Analyst
7 9 (8.04%) Service Desk Analyst
7 9 (8.04%) Systems Engineer
8 8 (7.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 7 (6.25%) Chief Systems Engineer
9 7 (6.25%) IT Support Engineer
10 6 (5.36%) Administrator
11 5 (4.46%) Network Engineer
11 5 (4.46%) Network Security Engineer
11 5 (4.46%) Security Engineer
11 5 (4.46%) Senior Desktop Engineer
11 5 (4.46%) Senior Security Engineer
11 5 (4.46%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (8.93%) RESTful
1 10 (8.93%) Web Services
2 9 (8.04%) 802.1X
3 4 (3.57%) WebRTC
4 3 (2.68%) Software Packaging
5 2 (1.79%) .NET
5 2 (1.79%) ASP.NET
5 2 (1.79%) Kafka
5 2 (1.79%) Node.js
5 2 (1.79%) Velocity
6 1 (0.89%) .NET Core
6 1 (0.89%) CSS
6 1 (0.89%) HTML
6 1 (0.89%) jQuery
6 1 (0.89%) Spring
6 1 (0.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.61%) Self-Motivation
2 7 (6.25%) Data Centre
3 6 (5.36%) Greenfield Project
3 6 (5.36%) Xbox
4 5 (4.46%) Private Cloud
5 3 (2.68%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.68%) Replication
5 3 (2.68%) User Experience
6 2 (1.79%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.79%) NHS
6 2 (1.79%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.89%) CCTV
7 1 (0.89%) Clustering
7 1 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.89%) FMCG
7 1 (0.89%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 60 (53.57%) Windows
2 34 (30.36%) Windows Server
3 24 (21.43%) Windows 10
4 15 (13.39%) Linux
4 15 (13.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (11.61%) Windows 7
6 12 (10.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (6.25%) Windows Server 2019
8 6 (5.36%) CentOS
8 6 (5.36%) Debian
8 6 (5.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (5.36%) Windows Server 2016
9 5 (4.46%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.89%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.89%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (25.00%) ITIL
2 22 (19.64%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 11 (9.82%) DevOps
4 10 (8.93%) Problem Management
4 10 (8.93%) Problem-Solving
4 10 (8.93%) Storage Management
5 6 (5.36%) Change Management
5 6 (5.36%) Configuration Management
5 6 (5.36%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (4.46%) Network Architecture
6 5 (4.46%) Service Delivery
7 4 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (3.57%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (3.57%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (3.57%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (2.68%) Antivirus Management
8 3 (2.68%) Migration
8 3 (2.68%) Security Patching
8 3 (2.68%) Supplier Management
8 3 (2.68%) Technology Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 14 (12.50%) PowerShell
1 14 (12.50%) SQL
2 7 (6.25%) TypeScript
3 6 (5.36%) Ruby
4 4 (3.57%) Elixir
5 3 (2.68%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.79%) Go
6 2 (1.79%) Java
6 2 (1.79%) Python
7 1 (0.89%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.89%) C#
7 1 (0.89%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 9 (8.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (4.46%) MCSA
2 5 (4.46%) Server+ Certification
3 3 (2.68%) DBS Check
3 3 (2.68%) Degree
4 2 (1.79%) MCSE
5 1 (0.89%) CCNA
5 1 (0.89%) CCNP
5 1 (0.89%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.89%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (13.39%) SLA
2 5 (4.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (3.57%) ISO 9001
4 3 (2.68%) GDPR
5 2 (1.79%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (1.79%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 1 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 73 (65.18%) Active Directory
2 33 (29.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 8 (7.14%) Firmware
5 4 (3.57%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (1.79%) Docker
7 1 (0.89%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.89%) DFS Replication
7 1 (0.89%) KVM
7 1 (0.89%) vSphere
7 1 (0.89%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (12.50%) SCCM
2 10 (8.93%) Terraform
3 9 (8.04%) Puppet
4 8 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
5 5 (4.46%) WSUS
6 3 (2.68%) Kubernetes
6 3 (2.68%) PaperCut
6 3 (2.68%) SCOrch
7 2 (1.79%) Marathon
7 2 (1.79%) Mesos
7 2 (1.79%) Packer
8 1 (0.89%) Ansible
8 1 (0.89%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.89%) Nessus
Vendors
1 53 (47.32%) Microsoft
2 45 (40.18%) VMware
3 20 (17.86%) Cisco
4 8 (7.14%) Veeam
5 7 (6.25%) SonicWALL
6 6 (5.36%) Citrix
6 6 (5.36%) HP
6 6 (5.36%) Red Hat
7 5 (4.46%) Brocade
7 5 (4.46%) Dell
7 5 (4.46%) Juniper
7 5 (4.46%) Palo Alto
7 5 (4.46%) WatchGuard
8 4 (3.57%) SolarWinds
9 3 (2.68%) CheckPoint
9 3 (2.68%) Mitel
9 3 (2.68%) TOWER Software
10 2 (1.79%) ShoreTel
11 1 (0.89%) Meraki
11 1 (0.89%) SOTI