Period
to 22 January 2019

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 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 85 115 120
Rank change year-on-year +30 +5 -17
Permanent jobs citing DNS 232 228 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.12% 2.36% 2.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.30% 17.07% 16.20%
Number of salaries quoted 205 188 214
Yorkshire median annual salary £39,000 £35,000 £36,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.43% -4.11% +4.29%
10th Percentile £22,200 £20,238 £21,500
90th Percentile £55,000 £55,750 £48,750
England median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year +3.53% +3.66% +2.50%

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 1,202 1,336 1,593
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 16.14% 13.85% 14.89%
Number of salaries quoted 990 1,135 1,326
Yorkshire median annual salary £39,250 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.67% +4.17% -5.57%
10th Percentile £21,250 £23,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £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 22 January 2019.

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 2019. 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 +18 163 £39,500 +11.27% 34
North Yorkshire -5 40 £42,500 +6.25% 2
South Yorkshire +18 27 £34,000 +4.62% 10
East Yorkshire +11 1 £23,000 -12.38%
DNS
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2019, 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.

1 165 (71.12%) Active Directory
2 152 (65.52%) Windows
3 139 (59.91%) DHCP
4 114 (49.14%) Microsoft
5 112 (48.28%) Windows Server
6 104 (44.83%) VMware
7 84 (36.21%) Microsoft Azure
8 69 (29.74%) VMware Infrastructure
9 64 (27.59%) Office 365
9 64 (27.59%) Windows Server 2012
10 60 (25.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 59 (25.43%) Hyper-V
12 58 (25.00%) MS Exchange
13 51 (21.98%) Firewall
14 50 (21.55%) TCP/IP
15 48 (20.69%) PowerShell
16 47 (20.26%) Windows 10
17 45 (19.40%) Windows Server 2008
17 45 (19.40%) VPN
18 43 (18.53%) Linux
18 43 (18.53%) SQL Server
19 42 (18.10%) Citrix
19 42 (18.10%) Data Centre
20 41 (17.67%) ITIL
21 40 (17.24%) SQL
21 40 (17.24%) LAN
22 37 (15.95%) Amazon AWS
23 34 (14.66%) SLA
24 33 (14.22%) Cisco
24 33 (14.22%) WAN

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 58 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 31 (13.36%) SharePoint
3 29 (12.50%) Skype for Business
4 25 (10.78%) IIS
5 19 (8.19%) Exchange Server 2013
6 11 (4.74%) Apache
6 11 (4.74%) Exchange Server 2007
7 9 (3.88%) Exchange Server 2010
8 7 (3.02%) Elasticsearch
8 7 (3.02%) nginx
9 6 (2.59%) Apache Solr
9 6 (2.59%) WordPress
10 5 (2.16%) Oracle Application Server
11 2 (0.86%) CMS
11 2 (0.86%) SharePoint 2013
11 2 (0.86%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.43%) concrete5
12 1 (0.43%) Confluence
12 1 (0.43%) ExpressionEngine
12 1 (0.43%) Joomla!
Applications
1 23 (9.91%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (2.16%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.43%) assyst
2 1 (0.43%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 84 (36.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 64 (27.59%) Office 365
3 37 (15.95%) Amazon AWS
4 17 (7.33%) IaaS
5 11 (4.74%) PaaS
5 11 (4.74%) SaaS
6 4 (1.72%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (1.29%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.86%) G Suite
8 2 (0.86%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.86%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.43%) AWS CloudFormation
9 1 (0.43%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.43%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.43%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.43%) npm
9 1 (0.43%) Route 53
9 1 (0.43%) Sage Pay
9 1 (0.43%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 139 (59.91%) DHCP
2 51 (21.98%) Firewall
3 50 (21.55%) TCP/IP
4 45 (19.40%) VPN
5 40 (17.24%) LAN
6 33 (14.22%) WAN
7 31 (13.36%) SAN
8 24 (10.34%) VoIP
9 22 (9.48%) VLAN
9 22 (9.48%) Wi-Fi
10 15 (6.47%) MPLS
11 14 (6.03%) BGP
12 13 (5.60%) Internet
13 12 (5.17%) iSCSI
13 12 (5.17%) NetScaler
13 12 (5.17%) Network Security
14 11 (4.74%) Cisco IOS
14 11 (4.74%) OSPF
15 9 (3.88%) SSL
16 8 (3.45%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (18.53%) SQL Server
2 15 (6.47%) Azure SQL Database
2 15 (6.47%) MySQL
3 12 (5.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (4.31%) Amazon RDS
5 6 (2.59%) Big Data
5 6 (2.59%) PostgreSQL
6 5 (2.16%) Data Warehouse
6 5 (2.16%) MongoDB
7 4 (1.72%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.29%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.86%) Redis
10 1 (0.43%) CouchDB
10 1 (0.43%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.43%) TokuMX
Development Applications
1 10 (4.31%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (3.88%) Visual Studio Team System
3 5 (2.16%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.86%) JIRA
5 1 (0.43%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 1 (0.43%) Bower
5 1 (0.43%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 31 (13.36%) Finance
2 12 (5.17%) Legal
2 12 (5.17%) Telecoms
3 10 (4.31%) Retail
4 9 (3.88%) Marketing
5 5 (2.16%) Advertising
5 5 (2.16%) Back Office
6 4 (1.72%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.43%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.43%) Law
Job Titles
1 42 (18.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 31 (13.36%) Analyst
3 29 (12.50%) Administrator
4 27 (11.64%) Support Engineer
4 27 (11.64%) Systems Administrator
5 23 (9.91%) 3rd Line Support
6 22 (9.48%) Network Engineer
6 22 (9.48%) Support Analyst
7 18 (7.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 17 (7.33%) IT Support
9 15 (6.47%) IT Engineer
9 15 (6.47%) Windows Engineer
10 13 (5.60%) 2nd Line Support
10 13 (5.60%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 13 (5.60%) IT Manager
11 12 (5.17%) Platform Engineer
11 12 (5.17%) PowerShell Engineer
11 12 (5.17%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
12 11 (4.74%) Infrastructure Support
12 11 (4.74%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.02%) Middleware
2 6 (2.59%) LAMP
3 5 (2.16%) LAPP Stack
4 3 (1.29%) Elastic Stack
4 3 (1.29%) LDAP
4 3 (1.29%) LEMP Stack
4 3 (1.29%) Lucene
4 3 (1.29%) Web Services
5 2 (0.86%) XML
6 1 (0.43%) CSS
6 1 (0.43%) HTML
6 1 (0.43%) HTML5
6 1 (0.43%) JSON
6 1 (0.43%) Node.js
6 1 (0.43%) SAML
6 1 (0.43%) SOAP
6 1 (0.43%) Symfony
6 1 (0.43%) WSH
6 1 (0.43%) X-Windows
6 1 (0.43%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 42 (18.10%) Data Centre
2 16 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (5.17%) Management Information System
4 11 (4.74%) Fat Client
4 11 (4.74%) PKI
4 11 (4.74%) Thin Client
5 8 (3.45%) Cloud Native
5 8 (3.45%) Replication
5 8 (3.45%) Self-Motivation
6 6 (2.59%) CCTV
6 6 (2.59%) NHS
7 5 (2.16%) Driving Licence
7 5 (2.16%) Public Cloud
8 3 (1.29%) Clustering
8 3 (1.29%) Handset
9 2 (0.86%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (0.86%) RSA SecurID
9 2 (0.86%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.43%) CMDB
10 1 (0.43%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 152 (65.52%) Windows
2 112 (48.28%) Windows Server
3 64 (27.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 47 (20.26%) Windows 10
5 45 (19.40%) Windows Server 2008
6 43 (18.53%) Linux
7 28 (12.07%) Windows 7
8 20 (8.62%) Unix
9 8 (3.45%) Windows 8
10 7 (3.02%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (2.59%) Android
11 6 (2.59%) Mac OS
12 5 (2.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (2.16%) Solaris
13 4 (1.72%) Apple iOS
14 3 (1.29%) Windows Phone
14 3 (1.29%) Windows XP
15 2 (0.86%) CentOS
16 1 (0.43%) AIX
16 1 (0.43%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (25.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 41 (17.67%) ITIL
3 31 (13.36%) Change Management
3 31 (13.36%) Incident Management
4 27 (11.64%) Problem-Solving
5 23 (9.91%) Disaster Recovery
6 21 (9.05%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (9.05%) DevOps
7 20 (8.62%) Problem Management
8 19 (8.19%) Migration
8 19 (8.19%) Project Management
8 19 (8.19%) Service Delivery
9 16 (6.90%) Capacity Management
10 15 (6.47%) Identity Management
11 13 (5.60%) Virtual Environments
12 12 (5.17%) Analytics
12 12 (5.17%) Kalman Filter
12 12 (5.17%) Scrum
13 11 (4.74%) Change Control
14 10 (4.31%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 48 (20.69%) PowerShell
2 40 (17.24%) SQL
3 12 (5.17%) PHP
4 7 (3.02%) Shell Script
5 5 (2.16%) JavaScript
6 4 (1.72%) Bash Shell
6 4 (1.72%) Java
7 3 (1.29%) Python
7 3 (1.29%) VBA
8 2 (0.86%) C
9 1 (0.43%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (5.17%) Microsoft Certification
1 12 (5.17%) Security Cleared
2 11 (4.74%) Degree
2 11 (4.74%) SC Cleared
3 10 (4.31%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (3.88%) CCNA
5 8 (3.45%) Citrix Certification
6 7 (3.02%) CCNP
6 7 (3.02%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 6 (2.59%) Computer Science Degree
7 6 (2.59%) MCSA
8 5 (2.16%) MCSE
8 5 (2.16%) OCP
8 5 (2.16%) Oracle Certification
8 5 (2.16%) RHCE
9 4 (1.72%) MCITP
10 3 (1.29%) AWS Certification
10 3 (1.29%) MCP
11 2 (0.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.43%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (14.66%) SLA
2 14 (6.03%) PMO
3 12 (5.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (3.02%) Cyber Essentials
5 5 (2.16%) Disclosure Scotland
5 5 (2.16%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 3 (1.29%) QA
7 1 (0.43%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 165 (71.12%) Active Directory
2 69 (29.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 59 (25.43%) Hyper-V
4 17 (7.33%) XenApp
5 16 (6.90%) VMware ESXi
5 16 (6.90%) XenDesktop
6 13 (5.60%) vSphere
7 10 (4.31%) Docker
8 9 (3.88%) Virtual Servers
9 5 (2.16%) Postfix
10 3 (1.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 2 (0.86%) NFS
11 2 (0.86%) Virtual Machines
12 1 (0.43%) Firmware
12 1 (0.43%) Gluster
12 1 (0.43%) LXC
12 1 (0.43%) Varnish
12 1 (0.43%) vCloud
12 1 (0.43%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 23 (9.91%) SCCM
2 13 (5.60%) McAfee ePO
3 8 (3.45%) Nagios
3 8 (3.45%) XenMobile
4 7 (3.02%) Backup Exec
4 7 (3.02%) HP Data Protector
4 7 (3.02%) SCOM
4 7 (3.02%) ServiceCenter
5 6 (2.59%) NetBackup
6 5 (2.16%) Puppet
6 5 (2.16%) vCenter Server
7 4 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (1.72%) Single Sign-On
7 4 (1.72%) WMI
7 4 (1.72%) WSUS
8 3 (1.29%) Cobbler
8 3 (1.29%) Microsoft Clustering
8 3 (1.29%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (0.86%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 2 (0.86%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 114 (49.14%) Microsoft
2 104 (44.83%) VMware
3 42 (18.10%) Citrix
4 33 (14.22%) Cisco
5 18 (7.76%) Veeam
6 15 (6.47%) HP
6 15 (6.47%) McAfee
7 14 (6.03%) SonicWALL
8 11 (4.74%) Juniper
9 10 (4.31%) 3PAR
10 9 (3.88%) Atlassian
10 9 (3.88%) Infoblox
10 9 (3.88%) Intel
10 9 (3.88%) Symantec
11 8 (3.45%) Apple
11 8 (3.45%) Dell
11 8 (3.45%) Remedy
12 7 (3.02%) Asigra
13 6 (2.59%) Oracle
13 6 (2.59%) Red Hat