Period
to 22 January 2022

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 22 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 114 69 111
Rank change year-on-year -45 +42 -20
Permanent jobs citing DNS 184 139 138
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.62% 3.66% 2.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.40% 22.10% 16.63%
Number of salaries quoted 153 113 106
10th Percentile £25,481 £18,750 £21,250
25th Percentile £28,500 £26,000 £28,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £32,500 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +30.77% -18.75% +2.56%
75th Percentile £52,500 £40,750 £47,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £53,750 £57,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -5.17%

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 1,278 629 830
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 18.19% 16.56% 13.54%
Number of salaries quoted 836 489 708
10th Percentile £25,854 £25,750 £21,600
25th Percentile £35,250 £31,750 £30,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +8.97%
75th Percentile £60,000 £57,500 £56,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £60,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 22 January 2022.

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 22 January 2022. 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
Jobs
West Yorkshire -49 92 £37,500 +7.14% 29
South Yorkshire -7 44 £85,000 +142.86% 13
North Yorkshire -11 29 £44,125 +63.43% 10
East Yorkshire -10 9 £41,000 +49.09% 2
DNS
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2022, 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.

1 146 (79.35%) DHCP
2 106 (57.61%) Windows
3 99 (53.80%) Active Directory
4 84 (45.65%) Microsoft
5 79 (42.93%) Microsoft 365
6 77 (41.85%) VLAN
7 69 (37.50%) Azure
8 63 (34.24%) Windows Server
9 59 (32.07%) Firewall
10 58 (31.52%) Social Skills
11 55 (29.89%) Wireless
12 52 (28.26%) Cisco
13 51 (27.72%) TCP/IP
13 51 (27.72%) MPLS
14 46 (25.00%) Veeam
15 44 (23.91%) VMware
16 42 (22.83%) Infrastructure Engineering
17 40 (21.74%) Storage Management
17 40 (21.74%) VPN
17 40 (21.74%) RESTful
17 40 (21.74%) Hyper-V
18 39 (21.20%) WAN
19 38 (20.65%) MS Exchange
19 38 (20.65%) Internet
20 37 (20.11%) Ethernet
20 37 (20.11%) 3GPP
20 37 (20.11%) IPv4
20 37 (20.11%) IPv6
20 37 (20.11%) 802.1X
20 37 (20.11%) Windows Server 2012

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 38 (20.65%) MS Exchange
2 23 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 17 (9.24%) IIS
4 15 (8.15%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (1.63%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.09%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 26 (14.13%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.63%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.17%) Visualfiles
Cloud Services
1 79 (42.93%) Microsoft 365
2 69 (37.50%) Azure
3 27 (14.67%) Azure Active Directory
4 24 (13.04%) AWS
5 10 (5.43%) IaaS
6 9 (4.89%) Rubrik
7 8 (4.35%) SaaS
8 6 (3.26%) OneDrive
9 5 (2.72%) Amazon EC2
9 5 (2.72%) Amazon ECS
9 5 (2.72%) Amazon S3
9 5 (2.72%) PaaS
10 4 (2.17%) Azure Monitor
11 3 (1.63%) Amazon EKS
11 3 (1.63%) AWS CloudFormation
11 3 (1.63%) Mimecast
11 3 (1.63%) Power Platform
12 2 (1.09%) Amazon ELB
12 2 (1.09%) Nutanix
12 2 (1.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 146 (79.35%) DHCP
2 77 (41.85%) VLAN
3 59 (32.07%) Firewall
4 55 (29.89%) Wireless
5 51 (27.72%) MPLS
5 51 (27.72%) TCP/IP
6 40 (21.74%) VPN
7 39 (21.20%) WAN
8 38 (20.65%) Internet
9 37 (20.11%) 3GPP
9 37 (20.11%) Ethernet
9 37 (20.11%) IPv4
9 37 (20.11%) IPv6
10 36 (19.57%) LAN
10 36 (19.57%) SAN
11 13 (7.07%) Wi-Fi
12 12 (6.52%) Network Security
12 12 (6.52%) VoIP
13 10 (5.43%) NAS
14 9 (4.89%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 9 (4.89%) SQL Server 2012
2 9 (4.89%) SQL Server 2019
3 8 (4.35%) MySQL
4 5 (2.72%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (1.63%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.63%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (1.63%) Power BI
5 3 (1.63%) Redis
5 3 (1.63%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 3 (1.63%) Git (software)
1 3 (1.63%) Jenkins
1 3 (1.63%) JIRA
2 2 (1.09%) InstallShield
2 2 (1.09%) MSI
3 1 (0.54%) Cactus
General
1 58 (31.52%) Social Skills
2 13 (7.07%) Finance
3 6 (3.26%) Documentation Skills
4 5 (2.72%) Legal
5 4 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.17%) Law
5 4 (2.17%) Organisational Skills
6 3 (1.63%) Marketing
6 3 (1.63%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.09%) Local Government
7 2 (1.09%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.09%) Retail
8 1 (0.54%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 35 (19.02%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 32 (17.39%) Analyst
3 29 (15.76%) Architect
4 27 (14.67%) Software Architect
4 27 (14.67%) Systems Architect
4 27 (14.67%) UML Architect
5 19 (10.33%) Support Engineer
6 18 (9.78%) IT Support
7 17 (9.24%) Support Analyst
8 15 (8.15%) Network Engineer
9 13 (7.07%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 13 (7.07%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 13 (7.07%) Systems Engineer
10 12 (6.52%) IT Engineer
11 11 (5.98%) 2nd Line Support
12 10 (5.43%) Chief Systems Engineer
13 9 (4.89%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 9 (4.89%) Senior Analyst
14 8 (4.35%) Network Analyst
14 8 (4.35%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (21.74%) RESTful
2 37 (20.11%) 802.1X
3 10 (5.43%) .NET
4 3 (1.63%) .NET Core
4 3 (1.63%) Ruby on Rails
5 2 (1.09%) Java EE
6 1 (0.54%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.54%) COM
6 1 (0.54%) J2EE
6 1 (0.54%) React
6 1 (0.54%) Spring
6 1 (0.54%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.24%) Data Centre
2 15 (8.15%) Replication
3 12 (6.52%) Self-Motivation
4 11 (5.98%) Driving Licence
5 9 (4.89%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (3.80%) CMDB
7 4 (2.17%) Private Cloud
7 4 (2.17%) Smartphone
8 3 (1.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 3 (1.63%) Linux Command Line
8 3 (1.63%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.63%) Social Media
9 2 (1.09%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.54%) CCTV
10 1 (0.54%) Housing Association
10 1 (0.54%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.54%) User Experience
10 1 (0.54%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 106 (57.61%) Windows
2 63 (34.24%) Windows Server
3 37 (20.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 31 (16.85%) Windows 10
5 28 (15.22%) Windows Server 2019
6 19 (10.33%) Windows Server 2016
7 18 (9.78%) Linux
8 16 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (8.15%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (3.80%) Android
11 5 (2.72%) VMS
12 3 (1.63%) Ubuntu
12 3 (1.63%) Windows XP
13 2 (1.09%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.54%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.54%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (22.83%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 40 (21.74%) Storage Management
3 30 (16.30%) Network Management
4 27 (14.67%) UML
5 23 (12.50%) ITIL
6 18 (9.78%) Problem-Solving
7 17 (9.24%) Continuous Improvement
7 17 (9.24%) Security Patching
8 16 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
9 12 (6.52%) Server Management
10 11 (5.98%) DevOps
10 11 (5.98%) Root Cause Analysis
11 10 (5.43%) Change Management
11 10 (5.43%) Information Security
12 9 (4.89%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (4.89%) Migration
12 9 (4.89%) Software Deployment
13 8 (4.35%) Cybersecurity
13 8 (4.35%) Information Governance
13 8 (4.35%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 34 (18.48%) SQL
2 16 (8.70%) PowerShell
3 6 (3.26%) Python
3 6 (3.26%) Shell Script
4 5 (2.72%) Bash
5 3 (1.63%) JavaScript
5 3 (1.63%) Ruby
6 1 (0.54%) Java
Qualifications
1 27 (14.67%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (13.59%) CCNA
3 15 (8.15%) CCNP
4 12 (6.52%) MCSE
4 12 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (4.35%) MCSA
6 7 (3.80%) Degree
7 4 (2.17%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (2.17%) NVQ Level 3
8 3 (1.63%) CompTIA Security+
8 3 (1.63%) Network+ Certification
8 3 (1.63%) SSCP
9 2 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.09%) Server+ Certification
10 1 (0.54%) AWS Certification
10 1 (0.54%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (3.26%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 6 (3.26%) PCI DSS
2 6 (3.26%) SLA
3 3 (1.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 2 (1.09%) QA
5 1 (0.54%) Accessibility
5 1 (0.54%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.54%) GDPR
5 1 (0.54%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.54%) SOC 2
System Software
1 99 (53.80%) Active Directory
2 40 (21.74%) Hyper-V
3 32 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (7.61%) vSphere
5 11 (5.98%) Virtual Machines
6 8 (4.35%) Docker
6 8 (4.35%) Virtual Desktop
6 8 (4.35%) XenApp
7 6 (3.26%) BitLocker
8 3 (1.63%) iptables
8 3 (1.63%) Snort
8 3 (1.63%) Terminal Services
8 3 (1.63%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (1.09%) Citrix Hypervisor
9 2 (1.09%) Firmware
9 2 (1.09%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (1.09%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.54%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 21 (11.41%) SCCM
2 18 (9.78%) WSUS
3 17 (9.24%) Microsoft Intune
4 8 (4.35%) NetBackup
5 7 (3.80%) Active Directory Federation Services
5 7 (3.80%) Single Sign-On
6 6 (3.26%) Cisco Prime
7 4 (2.17%) Nessus
7 4 (2.17%) Terraform
8 3 (1.63%) Ansible
8 3 (1.63%) Kibana
8 3 (1.63%) SCOM
9 2 (1.09%) Failover Clustering
9 2 (1.09%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 2 (1.09%) SCVMM
10 1 (0.54%) AirWatch
10 1 (0.54%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.54%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.54%) SmoothWall
10 1 (0.54%) WMI
Vendors
1 84 (45.65%) Microsoft
2 52 (28.26%) Cisco
3 46 (25.00%) Veeam
4 44 (23.91%) VMware
5 22 (11.96%) Citrix
6 16 (8.70%) Dell
7 14 (7.61%) Meraki
8 13 (7.07%) HP
8 13 (7.07%) SonicWALL
9 8 (4.35%) Aruba
9 8 (4.35%) Veritas
10 7 (3.80%) Apple
10 7 (3.80%) SOTI
11 6 (3.26%) Brocade
11 6 (3.26%) Draytek
11 6 (3.26%) WatchGuard
12 5 (2.72%) CheckPoint
12 5 (2.72%) F5
12 5 (2.72%) NetApp
12 5 (2.72%) Synology