Period
to 10 August 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 10 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
10 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 91 37 91
Rank change year-on-year -54 +54 +22
Permanent jobs citing DNS 78 561 285
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.30% 7.32% 3.06%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.33% 31.97% 21.36%
Number of salaries quoted 75 226 257
Median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% - +29.03%
10th Percentile £25,950 £24,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £53,400 £62,500 £54,250
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - -

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 450 1,755 1,334
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 13.29% 22.90% 14.31%
Number of salaries quoted 353 1,218 1,124
Median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,412
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.69% +13.10%
10th Percentile £26,250 £21,000 £23,075
90th Percentile £63,700 £57,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +8.70% -3.16% +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 10 August 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 10 August 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 -10 44 £38,000 +1.33% 9
South Yorkshire +11 18 £33,000 -25.00% 4
North Yorkshire -37 10 £42,000 - 2
East Yorkshire +14 2 £27,750 -41.58%
DNS
England

For the 6 months to 10 August 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 55 (70.51%) Windows
2 53 (67.95%) DHCP
3 52 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 45 (57.69%) Microsoft
5 39 (50.00%) VMware
6 35 (44.87%) Azure
7 33 (42.31%) Office 365
8 32 (41.03%) TCP/IP
9 29 (37.18%) Firewall
9 29 (37.18%) Windows Server
10 28 (35.90%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 26 (33.33%) SQL Server
12 20 (25.64%) Hyper-V
13 19 (24.36%) WAN
14 18 (23.08%) IIS
14 18 (23.08%) SharePoint
14 18 (23.08%) AWS
15 17 (21.79%) VMware Infrastructure
15 17 (21.79%) Amazon RDS
16 16 (20.51%) VLAN
16 16 (20.51%) Microsoft Certification
17 15 (19.23%) LAN
17 15 (19.23%) SCCM
17 15 (19.23%) DevOps
18 14 (17.95%) Microsoft Office
19 13 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
19 13 (16.67%) Skype for Business
20 12 (15.38%) Vulnerability Management
20 12 (15.38%) MySQL
20 12 (15.38%) VoIP

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 18 (23.08%) IIS
1 18 (23.08%) SharePoint
2 13 (16.67%) Skype for Business
3 11 (14.10%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.28%) CMS
Applications
1 14 (17.95%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 35 (44.87%) Azure
2 33 (42.31%) Office 365
3 18 (23.08%) AWS
4 6 (7.69%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (7.69%) Route 53
5 5 (6.41%) Azure Active Directory
5 5 (6.41%) SaaS
6 4 (5.13%) Amazon S3
7 2 (2.56%) Amazon EKS
7 2 (2.56%) Amazon Kinesis
7 2 (2.56%) AWS Lambda
7 2 (2.56%) PaaS
7 2 (2.56%) Serverless
7 2 (2.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (1.28%) Azure ExpressRoute
8 1 (1.28%) GCP
8 1 (1.28%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 53 (67.95%) DHCP
2 32 (41.03%) TCP/IP
3 29 (37.18%) Firewall
4 19 (24.36%) WAN
5 16 (20.51%) VLAN
6 15 (19.23%) LAN
7 12 (15.38%) Internet
7 12 (15.38%) VoIP
8 11 (14.10%) VPN
8 11 (14.10%) Wireless
9 10 (12.82%) SAN
10 6 (7.69%) Skype
11 5 (6.41%) HTTPS
11 5 (6.41%) Wi-Fi
12 4 (5.13%) 3GPP
12 4 (5.13%) Ethernet
12 4 (5.13%) Fibre Channel
12 4 (5.13%) IPv4
12 4 (5.13%) IPv6
12 4 (5.13%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 17 (21.79%) Amazon RDS
3 12 (15.38%) MySQL
4 5 (6.41%) MongoDB
5 4 (5.13%) MS Access
6 3 (3.85%) Redis
7 2 (2.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 2 (2.56%) Apache Cassandra
7 2 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (3.85%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.56%) GoCD
3 1 (1.28%) GitLab
3 1 (1.28%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.28%) Maven
3 1 (1.28%) MSI
3 1 (1.28%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 4 (5.13%) Finance
1 4 (5.13%) Law
2 2 (2.56%) Marketing
3 1 (1.28%) Automotive
3 1 (1.28%) Games
3 1 (1.28%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.28%) Military
3 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (25.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (15.38%) IT Engineer
2 12 (15.38%) Operations Engineer
2 12 (15.38%) Technical Engineer
2 12 (15.38%) Technical Operations Engineer
3 11 (14.10%) IT Support
4 8 (10.26%) Support Engineer
5 7 (8.97%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
5 7 (8.97%) IT Technician
5 7 (8.97%) Security Engineer
5 7 (8.97%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
6 6 (7.69%) IT Security Engineer
7 5 (6.41%) IT Support Engineer
7 5 (6.41%) Senior Operations Engineer
7 5 (6.41%) Senior Technical Engineer
7 5 (6.41%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (5.13%) IT Support Technician
8 4 (5.13%) Support Technician
8 4 (5.13%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.13%) RESTful
2 3 (3.85%) 802.1X
2 3 (3.85%) Web Services
2 3 (3.85%) WebRTC
3 2 (2.56%) COM
3 2 (2.56%) JSON
3 2 (2.56%) Kafka
3 2 (2.56%) Node.js
4 1 (1.28%) .NET
4 1 (1.28%) .NET Core
4 1 (1.28%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.28%) CSS
4 1 (1.28%) HTML
4 1 (1.28%) jQuery
4 1 (1.28%) Spring
4 1 (1.28%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.97%) Self-Motivation
2 6 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 4 (5.13%) Social Media
4 3 (3.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 3 (3.85%) Replication
5 1 (1.28%) CCTV
5 1 (1.28%) Clustering
5 1 (1.28%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.28%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 55 (70.51%) Windows
2 29 (37.18%) Windows Server
3 13 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (12.82%) Linux
5 9 (11.54%) Windows 10
5 9 (11.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (8.97%) Windows 7
6 7 (8.97%) Windows Server 2016
7 6 (7.69%) Windows Server 2019
8 4 (5.13%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (2.56%) Android
9 2 (2.56%) Apple iOS
9 2 (2.56%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.28%) Unix
10 1 (1.28%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (35.90%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 15 (19.23%) DevOps
3 12 (15.38%) Proactive Monitoring
3 12 (15.38%) Tech Ops
3 12 (15.38%) Vulnerability Management
4 10 (12.82%) ITIL
5 7 (8.97%) Proactive Maintenance
5 7 (8.97%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (7.69%) Configuration Management
6 6 (7.69%) SIEM
6 6 (7.69%) Supplier Management
7 5 (6.41%) Patch Management
8 4 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (5.13%) Change Management
8 4 (5.13%) Collaborative Working
8 4 (5.13%) Information Security
8 4 (5.13%) IT Strategy
8 4 (5.13%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (5.13%) Server Management
8 4 (5.13%) Storage Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.82%) PowerShell
2 6 (7.69%) SQL
3 5 (6.41%) Ruby
3 5 (6.41%) TypeScript
4 3 (3.85%) Elixir
4 3 (3.85%) Python
5 2 (2.56%) Go
5 2 (2.56%) Java
6 1 (1.28%) Bash Shell
6 1 (1.28%) C#
6 1 (1.28%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.28%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.28%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (20.51%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (14.10%) MCSE
3 7 (8.97%) MCP
4 6 (7.69%) SC Cleared
4 6 (7.69%) Security Cleared
5 5 (6.41%) MCSA
5 5 (6.41%) Server+ Certification
6 4 (5.13%) MCSD
7 3 (3.85%) CCNA
7 3 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.28%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (5.13%) NIST
3 3 (3.85%) ISO 9001
4 2 (2.56%) GDPR
5 1 (1.28%) SLA
System Software
1 52 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 20 (25.64%) Hyper-V
3 17 (21.79%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (8.97%) Virtual Servers
5 4 (5.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (3.85%) XenDesktop
7 2 (2.56%) Docker
7 2 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.28%) DFS Replication
8 1 (1.28%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.28%) vSphere
8 1 (1.28%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 15 (19.23%) SCCM
2 11 (14.10%) Terraform
3 7 (8.97%) WSUS
4 6 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (5.13%) Puppet
6 3 (3.85%) Kubernetes
7 2 (2.56%) Marathon
7 2 (2.56%) Mesos
7 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (2.56%) Packer
8 1 (1.28%) AirWatch
8 1 (1.28%) Ansible
8 1 (1.28%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 45 (57.69%) Microsoft
2 39 (50.00%) VMware
3 10 (12.82%) Cisco
4 7 (8.97%) CheckPoint
4 7 (8.97%) HP
5 6 (7.69%) Citrix
6 5 (6.41%) Barracuda Networks
6 5 (6.41%) Oracle
7 4 (5.13%) Aruba
7 4 (5.13%) Juniper
7 4 (5.13%) Ruckus Wireless
8 3 (3.85%) Asigra
8 3 (3.85%) Meraki
8 3 (3.85%) Veeam
9 1 (1.28%) Blue Coat
9 1 (1.28%) Google
9 1 (1.28%) Imperva
9 1 (1.28%) Infoblox
9 1 (1.28%) SolarWinds
9 1 (1.28%) SonicWALL