Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 93 106 88
Rank change year-on-year +13 -18 +23
Permanent jobs citing DNS 275 293 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.88% 2.74% 3.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.65% 18.23% 19.07%
Number of salaries quoted 244 236 313
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,750 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.38% -13.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £21,250 £19,625 £23,775
90th Percentile £56,175 £60,000 £50,000
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

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 1,607 1,930
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 13.96% 15.03% 16.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1,120 1,350 1,583
Yorkshire median annual salary £42,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% - -
10th Percentile £23,250 £21,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £57,550 £55,000
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 July 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 22 July 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 -3 177 £42,500 +21.43% 31
North Yorkshire +16 46 £40,000 +86.05% 10
South Yorkshire +27 41 £37,500 -2.60% 5
East Yorkshire +13 10 £36,176 +11.31% 2
DNS
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 2018, 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.

1 187 (68.00%) DHCP
2 183 (66.55%) Active Directory
3 174 (63.27%) Windows
4 125 (45.45%) Microsoft
5 113 (41.09%) Microsoft Azure
6 110 (40.00%) VMware
7 105 (38.18%) Windows Server
8 100 (36.36%) TCP/IP
9 88 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 81 (29.45%) VPN
11 77 (28.00%) Firewall
12 73 (26.55%) Office 365
13 64 (23.27%) MS Exchange
14 63 (22.91%) Amazon AWS
15 62 (22.55%) Cisco
16 60 (21.82%) Windows Server 2012
17 55 (20.00%) Linux
18 53 (19.27%) Windows Server 2008
19 50 (18.18%) PowerShell
20 48 (17.45%) Wireless
21 44 (16.00%) Citrix
22 43 (15.64%) WAN
23 42 (15.27%) HTTP
23 42 (15.27%) ITIL
23 42 (15.27%) Finance
23 42 (15.27%) DevOps
24 41 (14.91%) SQL
24 41 (14.91%) SAN
25 39 (14.18%) Hyper-V
26 38 (13.82%) SCCM

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 64 (23.27%) MS Exchange
2 36 (13.09%) Exchange Server 2013
3 27 (9.82%) SharePoint
4 24 (8.73%) Skype for Business
5 21 (7.64%) IIS
6 13 (4.73%) Exchange Server 2007
6 13 (4.73%) Exchange Server 2010
7 9 (3.27%) Elasticsearch
7 9 (3.27%) SharePoint 2013
8 7 (2.55%) Apache
8 7 (2.55%) Tomcat
9 6 (2.18%) CMS
10 5 (1.82%) concrete5
10 5 (1.82%) ExpressionEngine
10 5 (1.82%) nginx
11 4 (1.45%) Apache Solr
11 4 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2003
12 2 (0.73%) Confluence
13 1 (0.36%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.36%) WordPress
Applications
1 30 (10.91%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.73%) Acrobat
2 2 (0.73%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (1.82%) assyst
1 5 (1.82%) Magento
2 1 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.36%) Infor M3
2 1 (0.36%) Lawson
2 1 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.36%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.36%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 113 (41.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 73 (26.55%) Office 365
3 63 (22.91%) Amazon AWS
4 24 (8.73%) Cloud Computing
5 11 (4.00%) Amazon EC2
6 9 (3.27%) Azure Active Directory
7 8 (2.91%) IaaS
8 6 (2.18%) Amazon S3
8 6 (2.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 5 (1.82%) npm
9 5 (1.82%) SaaS
9 5 (1.82%) Sage Pay
10 3 (1.09%) PaaS
11 1 (0.36%) AWS CloudTrail
11 1 (0.36%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.36%) Dynamics 365
11 1 (0.36%) OneDrive
11 1 (0.36%) Route 53
11 1 (0.36%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 187 (68.00%) DHCP
2 100 (36.36%) TCP/IP
3 81 (29.45%) VPN
4 77 (28.00%) Firewall
5 48 (17.45%) Wireless
6 43 (15.64%) WAN
7 42 (15.27%) HTTP
8 41 (14.91%) SAN
9 38 (13.82%) VoIP
10 37 (13.45%) Network Security
11 33 (12.00%) VLAN
12 31 (11.27%) LAN
13 25 (9.09%) HTTPS
14 23 (8.36%) IPsec
14 23 (8.36%) OSPF
15 22 (8.00%) SMTP
16 18 (6.55%) VPLS
17 17 (6.18%) Cisco ASA
17 17 (6.18%) Internet
18 16 (5.82%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 12 (4.36%) Amazon RDS
3 11 (4.00%) MySQL
4 10 (3.64%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (3.27%) Azure SQL Database
5 9 (3.27%) MongoDB
5 9 (3.27%) NoSQL
5 9 (3.27%) Redis
6 7 (2.55%) Oracle Database
7 5 (1.82%) CouchDB
8 4 (1.45%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (1.45%) RavenDB
9 2 (0.73%) Big Data
9 2 (0.73%) SQL Server 2016
10 1 (0.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.36%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.36%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.36%) Firebird
10 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (5.82%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (5.45%) Visual Studio Team System
3 14 (5.09%) Git (software)
4 10 (3.64%) JIRA
5 8 (2.91%) MSBuild
6 5 (1.82%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 5 (1.82%) Bower
7 4 (1.45%) Sonatype Nexus
8 3 (1.09%) Jenkins
8 3 (1.09%) Subversion
8 3 (1.09%) TeamCity
9 2 (0.73%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.36%) Hudson
General
1 42 (15.27%) Finance
2 27 (9.82%) Marketing
3 17 (6.18%) Retail
4 13 (4.73%) Telecoms
5 12 (4.36%) Manufacturing
6 7 (2.55%) Legal
7 5 (1.82%) Games
8 4 (1.45%) Back Office
8 4 (1.45%) Electronics
9 2 (0.73%) Automotive
9 2 (0.73%) Banking
9 2 (0.73%) Law
10 1 (0.36%) Advertising
10 1 (0.36%) Billing
Job Titles
1 35 (12.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 34 (12.36%) Support Engineer
3 32 (11.64%) Analyst
4 26 (9.45%) DevOps Engineer
5 24 (8.73%) IT Support
6 21 (7.64%) Network Specialist
7 17 (6.18%) IT Engineer
7 17 (6.18%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
7 17 (6.18%) Wintel Engineer
8 16 (5.82%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 16 (5.82%) Active Directory Engineer
8 16 (5.82%) Security Specialist
8 16 (5.82%) Senior Network Specialist
9 15 (5.45%) Azure Engineer
9 15 (5.45%) Network Engineer
9 15 (5.45%) Network Security Specialist
10 14 (5.09%) 3rd Line Support
10 14 (5.09%) IT Support Engineer
11 13 (4.73%) 2nd Line Support
11 13 (4.73%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (4.73%) Web Services
2 11 (4.00%) .NET
3 10 (3.64%) XML
4 8 (2.91%) 802.1X
5 7 (2.55%) HTML
5 7 (2.55%) HTML5
6 6 (2.18%) SAML
7 5 (1.82%) CSS
7 5 (1.82%) CSS3
7 5 (1.82%) Ionic Framework
7 5 (1.82%) JSON
7 5 (1.82%) Laravel
7 5 (1.82%) Node.js
7 5 (1.82%) Phalcon
7 5 (1.82%) PhoneGap
7 5 (1.82%) PHP-FPM
7 5 (1.82%) RESTful
7 5 (1.82%) SOAP
7 5 (1.82%) Symfony
7 5 (1.82%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 35 (12.73%) Data Centre
2 22 (8.00%) Management Information System
3 20 (7.27%) PKI
4 16 (5.82%) Self-Motivation
5 14 (5.09%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (5.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 14 (5.09%) Replication
6 13 (4.73%) Clustering
7 9 (3.27%) Computer Science
8 6 (2.18%) Client/Server
8 6 (2.18%) Cloud Native
8 6 (2.18%) Learning Management System
9 5 (1.82%) Mobile App
10 4 (1.45%) Fat Client
10 4 (1.45%) Public Cloud
10 4 (1.45%) Thin Client
10 4 (1.45%) User Experience
11 3 (1.09%) Handset
11 3 (1.09%) HP Storage
12 2 (0.73%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 174 (63.27%) Windows
2 105 (38.18%) Windows Server
3 60 (21.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 55 (20.00%) Linux
5 53 (19.27%) Windows Server 2008
6 32 (11.64%) Windows 7
7 22 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (4.73%) Windows 10
9 12 (4.36%) Windows 8
10 9 (3.27%) CentOS
11 7 (2.55%) Windows XP
12 5 (1.82%) Android
13 4 (1.45%) Mac OS
13 4 (1.45%) Windows 2000 Server
14 3 (1.09%) Apple iOS
14 3 (1.09%) Windows Phone
14 3 (1.09%) Windows Vista
15 2 (0.73%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.73%) Unix
16 1 (0.36%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (15.27%) DevOps
1 42 (15.27%) ITIL
2 36 (13.09%) Mentoring
3 30 (10.91%) Disaster Recovery
4 27 (9.82%) Problem-Solving
5 26 (9.45%) Continuous Integration
5 26 (9.45%) Load Balancing
5 26 (9.45%) Network Design
6 25 (9.09%) Patch Management
7 18 (6.55%) Coaching
7 18 (6.55%) Configuration Management
7 18 (6.55%) Kalman Filter
8 17 (6.18%) Web Filtering
9 16 (5.82%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (5.82%) Identity Management
10 14 (5.09%) Analytics
10 14 (5.09%) Security Management
10 14 (5.09%) Security Monitoring
10 14 (5.09%) Service Management
10 14 (5.09%) Threat Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 50 (18.18%) PowerShell
2 41 (14.91%) SQL
3 15 (5.45%) JavaScript
4 12 (4.36%) Java
5 6 (2.18%) PHP
5 6 (2.18%) Shell Script
6 5 (1.82%) Bash Shell
6 5 (1.82%) Python
7 3 (1.09%) C#
8 2 (0.73%) Perl
8 2 (0.73%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.36%) AWK
9 1 (0.36%) C
9 1 (0.36%) C++
9 1 (0.36%) sed
9 1 (0.36%) VB
Qualifications
1 33 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 31 (11.27%) Degree
3 29 (10.55%) Cisco Certification
4 23 (8.36%) MCSE
5 18 (6.55%) CCNA
5 18 (6.55%) CCNP
6 9 (3.27%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (2.91%) SC Cleared
7 8 (2.91%) Security Cleared
8 6 (2.18%) Computer Science Degree
8 6 (2.18%) Network+ Certification
9 5 (1.82%) CCIE
10 4 (1.45%) AWS Certification
10 4 (1.45%) BC Cleared
10 4 (1.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 4 (1.45%) MCITP
10 4 (1.45%) MCSA
10 4 (1.45%) MCTS
11 3 (1.09%) CCSE
11 3 (1.09%) CLAS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (9.82%) SLA
2 25 (9.09%) PCI DSS
3 9 (3.27%) GDPR
4 6 (2.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (1.45%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.36%) PMO
System Software
1 183 (66.55%) Active Directory
2 88 (32.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (14.18%) Hyper-V
4 33 (12.00%) XenApp
5 28 (10.18%) vSphere
6 22 (8.00%) Virtual Machines
7 20 (7.27%) XenDesktop
8 17 (6.18%) Firmware
9 11 (4.00%) Docker
10 8 (2.91%) FreeRADIUS
10 8 (2.91%) VMware ESXi
11 6 (2.18%) XenServer
12 5 (1.82%) Varnish
13 4 (1.45%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 3 (1.09%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 3 (1.09%) Virtual Servers
15 2 (0.73%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 2 (0.73%) NFS
15 2 (0.73%) Virtual Desktop
16 1 (0.36%) NDS
Systems Management
1 38 (13.82%) SCCM
2 15 (5.45%) Single Sign-On
3 14 (5.09%) Nessus
4 13 (4.73%) Backup Exec
4 13 (4.73%) Nagios
5 12 (4.36%) McAfee ePO
5 12 (4.36%) Microsoft Clustering
5 12 (4.36%) NetBackup
5 12 (4.36%) vCenter Server
6 11 (4.00%) Puppet
7 8 (2.91%) Opscode Chef
7 8 (2.91%) WSUS
8 7 (2.55%) FortiGate
9 6 (2.18%) SmoothWall
9 6 (2.18%) Terraform
10 5 (1.82%) Ansible
10 5 (1.82%) Microsoft Intune
10 5 (1.82%) Norton AntiVirus
11 4 (1.45%) Cobbler
11 4 (1.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 125 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 110 (40.00%) VMware
3 62 (22.55%) Cisco
4 44 (16.00%) Citrix
5 26 (9.45%) Juniper
6 25 (9.09%) HP
7 24 (8.73%) CheckPoint
8 23 (8.36%) Veeam
9 18 (6.55%) Dell
9 18 (6.55%) Red Hat
10 14 (5.09%) Qualys
10 14 (5.09%) Salesforce.com
11 13 (4.73%) McAfee
12 12 (4.36%) Intel
12 12 (4.36%) Symantec
13 11 (4.00%) F5
13 11 (4.00%) Google
14 10 (3.64%) Palo Alto
15 9 (3.27%) Aruba
15 9 (3.27%) Meraki