Period
to 13 December 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 13 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
13 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 95 102 113
Rank change year-on-year +7 +11 +18
Permanent jobs citing DNS 183 232 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.85% 2.92% 2.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.77% 19.78% 16.03%
Number of salaries quoted 102 201 193
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +23.08% -13.33%
10th Percentile £21,375 £22,750 £19,500
90th Percentile £56,250 £55,000 £55,000
England median annual salary £41,500 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -3.49% +1.18% +4.94%

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 975 1,173 1,516
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 15.17% 14.78% 15.38%
Number of salaries quoted 774 980 1,270
Yorkshire median annual salary £41,250 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +2.04%
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,500 £23,250
90th Percentile £63,959 £57,500 £58,750
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £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 13 December 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 13 December 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
North Yorkshire +23 77 £37,500 -6.25% 5
West Yorkshire -37 75 £40,000 - 28
South Yorkshire +11 21 £34,500 +1.47% 10
East Yorkshire - 9 £42,500 - 2
DNS
England

For the 6 months to 13 December 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.

1 122 (66.67%) DHCP
2 119 (65.03%) Firewall
3 108 (59.02%) Windows
4 104 (56.83%) Active Directory
5 99 (54.10%) Microsoft
6 98 (53.55%) VPN
7 85 (46.45%) Cisco
8 84 (45.90%) WAN
9 73 (39.89%) Azure
10 68 (37.16%) VMware
11 67 (36.61%) Linux
12 66 (36.07%) Cisco Certification
13 65 (35.52%) MPLS
13 65 (35.52%) Windows Server
14 64 (34.97%) Office 365
15 62 (33.88%) Service Delivery
16 61 (33.33%) Unix
17 60 (32.79%) CCNA
18 59 (32.24%) CCNP
18 59 (32.24%) OSPF
18 59 (32.24%) BGP
19 56 (30.60%) Windows Server 2012
20 54 (29.51%) ITIL
20 54 (29.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
21 53 (28.96%) Cisco ASA
21 53 (28.96%) IPsec
21 53 (28.96%) Python
22 52 (28.42%) SMTP
22 52 (28.42%) Network Security
23 51 (27.87%) Broadband

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 39 (21.31%) MS Exchange
2 30 (16.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 23 (12.57%) IIS
4 19 (10.38%) SharePoint
5 17 (9.29%) Skype for Business
6 11 (6.01%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.55%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 18 (9.84%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.73%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (2.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 5 (2.73%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.55%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 73 (39.89%) Azure
2 64 (34.97%) Office 365
3 26 (14.21%) AWS
4 24 (13.11%) Azure Active Directory
5 10 (5.46%) SaaS
6 7 (3.83%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (2.73%) Mimecast
8 3 (1.64%) Amazon Cognito
8 3 (1.64%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (1.64%) Amazon ECS
8 3 (1.64%) Amazon ELB
8 3 (1.64%) Amazon S3
8 3 (1.64%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (1.64%) AWS CodeCommit
8 3 (1.64%) AWS CodeDeploy
8 3 (1.64%) AWS Lambda
8 3 (1.64%) Route 53
8 3 (1.64%) Serverless
8 3 (1.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (1.09%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 122 (66.67%) DHCP
2 119 (65.03%) Firewall
3 98 (53.55%) VPN
4 84 (45.90%) WAN
5 65 (35.52%) MPLS
6 59 (32.24%) BGP
6 59 (32.24%) OSPF
7 53 (28.96%) Cisco ASA
7 53 (28.96%) IPsec
8 52 (28.42%) Network Security
8 52 (28.42%) SMTP
9 51 (27.87%) Broadband
10 49 (26.78%) NetScaler
11 47 (25.68%) ADSL
12 46 (25.14%) Cisco Nexus
12 46 (25.14%) RIP
13 42 (22.95%) TCP/IP
14 40 (21.86%) LAN
15 29 (15.85%) Wireless
16 24 (13.11%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (13.66%) SQL Server
2 14 (7.65%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (1.64%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.55%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.55%) MySQL
5 1 (0.55%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.55%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.55%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (3.28%) Jenkins
2 5 (2.73%) Git (software)
2 5 (2.73%) JIRA
3 3 (1.64%) Maven
3 3 (1.64%) SonarQube
4 2 (1.09%) Bitbucket
4 2 (1.09%) GitLab
4 2 (1.09%) WinDbg
5 1 (0.55%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.55%) Travis CI
General
1 39 (21.31%) Telecoms
2 9 (4.92%) Retail
3 7 (3.83%) Manufacturing
4 6 (3.28%) Finance
5 3 (1.64%) Legal
6 2 (1.09%) Marketing
7 1 (0.55%) Games
7 1 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.55%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 54 (29.51%) Network Engineer
2 38 (20.77%) Network Security Engineer
2 38 (20.77%) Security Engineer
3 37 (20.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 33 (18.03%) Cisco Engineer
4 33 (18.03%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 32 (17.49%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 26 (14.21%) Support Engineer
7 23 (12.57%) IT Support
8 13 (7.10%) Analyst
9 11 (6.01%) IT Engineer
9 11 (6.01%) IT Manager
10 10 (5.46%) Support Technician
11 9 (4.92%) 2nd Line Support
11 9 (4.92%) 3rd Line Support
11 9 (4.92%) IT Support Engineer
11 9 (4.92%) Technical Engineer
12 8 (4.37%) IT Support Technician
12 8 (4.37%) IT Technician
12 8 (4.37%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.28%) 802.1X
2 4 (2.19%) .NET
3 3 (1.64%) Node.js
4 2 (1.09%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.09%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 50 (27.32%) Management Information System
2 21 (11.48%) Public Cloud
3 18 (9.84%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (6.56%) Self-Motivation
5 8 (4.37%) Data Centre
6 6 (3.28%) CMDB
7 5 (2.73%) Clustering
7 5 (2.73%) Hybrid Cloud
7 5 (2.73%) Replication
8 4 (2.19%) CCTV
9 3 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.64%) Handset
10 2 (1.09%) Cloud Native
10 2 (1.09%) Fat Client
10 2 (1.09%) PKI
10 2 (1.09%) Smartphone
10 2 (1.09%) Thin Client
11 1 (0.55%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.55%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 108 (59.02%) Windows
2 67 (36.61%) Linux
3 65 (35.52%) Windows Server
4 61 (33.33%) Unix
5 56 (30.60%) Windows Server 2012
6 50 (27.32%) Windows Server 2008
7 29 (15.85%) Windows Server 2003
8 25 (13.66%) Windows 10
8 25 (13.66%) Windows 8
9 12 (6.56%) Windows 7
10 6 (3.28%) CatOS
11 5 (2.73%) Apple iOS
12 4 (2.19%) Android
13 3 (1.64%) Mac OS
14 2 (1.09%) Ubuntu
15 1 (0.55%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (33.88%) Service Delivery
2 54 (29.51%) ITIL
3 50 (27.32%) Change Control
3 50 (27.32%) Network Management
4 46 (25.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 46 (25.14%) Network Design
4 46 (25.14%) Product Management
5 26 (14.21%) Problem-Solving
6 24 (13.11%) Continuous Improvement
7 22 (12.02%) Change Management
7 22 (12.02%) Project Delivery
8 21 (11.48%) DevOps
9 20 (10.93%) Patch Management
10 19 (10.38%) Configuration Management
10 19 (10.38%) Server Management
11 18 (9.84%) Server Hardening
12 16 (8.74%) Project Management
13 13 (7.10%) Agile Software Development
14 12 (6.56%) Process Improvement
15 11 (6.01%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 53 (28.96%) Python
2 50 (27.32%) Perl
3 46 (25.14%) Bash Shell
4 15 (8.20%) SQL
5 10 (5.46%) PowerShell
6 4 (2.19%) Java
6 4 (2.19%) PHP
7 3 (1.64%) C#
8 2 (1.09%) Ruby
8 2 (1.09%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.09%) VBScript
9 1 (0.55%) C++
Qualifications
1 66 (36.07%) Cisco Certification
2 60 (32.79%) CCNA
3 59 (32.24%) CCNP
4 43 (23.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 21 (11.48%) MCSA
5 21 (11.48%) MCSE
6 7 (3.83%) MCP
6 7 (3.83%) Security Cleared
7 6 (3.28%) Degree
7 6 (3.28%) SC Cleared
8 5 (2.73%) Master's Degree
8 5 (2.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (1.64%) MCITP
10 2 (1.09%) CCSP
10 2 (1.09%) CCVP
10 2 (1.09%) DBS Check
10 2 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.09%) JNCIA
10 2 (1.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.55%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 54 (29.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 46 (25.14%) ISO 9001
3 4 (2.19%) SLA
4 3 (1.64%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 3 (1.64%) PCI DSS
5 2 (1.09%) GDPR
5 2 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.55%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 104 (56.83%) Active Directory
2 49 (26.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (19.13%) Hyper-V
4 12 (6.56%) vSphere
5 11 (6.01%) VMware ESXi
6 10 (5.46%) XenApp
7 5 (2.73%) Docker
8 4 (2.19%) Virtual Servers
9 2 (1.09%) ISA Server
9 2 (1.09%) Terminal Services
9 2 (1.09%) Virtual Machines
9 2 (1.09%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.55%) Firmware
10 1 (0.55%) Postfix
10 1 (0.55%) Squid
10 1 (0.55%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 50 (27.32%) Nagios
2 48 (26.23%) FortiGate
3 30 (16.39%) WSUS
4 19 (10.38%) SCCM
5 6 (3.28%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (3.28%) Puppet
5 6 (3.28%) SCOM
6 5 (2.73%) Ansible
6 5 (2.73%) Kubernetes
6 5 (2.73%) Nessus
6 5 (2.73%) vCenter Server
7 4 (2.19%) Cacti
7 4 (2.19%) Microsoft Clustering
7 4 (2.19%) RANCID
8 3 (1.64%) Microsoft Intune
8 3 (1.64%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (1.09%) Backup Exec
9 2 (1.09%) Nmap
9 2 (1.09%) OpenNMS
9 2 (1.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 99 (54.10%) Microsoft
2 85 (46.45%) Cisco
3 68 (37.16%) VMware
4 48 (26.23%) Fortinet
5 40 (21.86%) Palo Alto
6 22 (12.02%) Veeam
7 19 (10.38%) Citrix
8 15 (8.20%) HP
9 14 (7.65%) Dell
10 7 (3.83%) Juniper
10 7 (3.83%) Mitel
10 7 (3.83%) Siemens
11 5 (2.73%) Asigra
11 5 (2.73%) CheckPoint
11 5 (2.73%) Huawei
12 4 (2.19%) Draytek
12 4 (2.19%) ESET
12 4 (2.19%) Symantec
13 3 (1.64%) Adobe
14 2 (1.09%) EMC