Period
to 12 November 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 12 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Domain Name System (DNS)
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 101 107 133
Rank change year-on-year +6 +26 -40
Permanent jobs citing DNS 226 255 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 2.71% 2.62% 2.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.96% 15.98% 14.31%
Number of salaries quoted 196 193 219
Yorkshire median annual salary £38,500 £34,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.24% -9.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £21,250 £19,525 £22,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £60,000 £48,750
England median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +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 1,192 1,596 1,782
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 14.32% 16.43% 15.94%
Number of salaries quoted 990 1,330 1,478
Yorkshire median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% -4.00%
10th Percentile £22,000 £22,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £57,500 £58,750 £58,075
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 12 November 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 12 November 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 -7 150 £40,000 +14.29% 33
North Yorkshire +2 50 £37,500 +44.23% 7
South Yorkshire +1 21 £45,000 +94.59% 12
East Yorkshire +7 4 £36,176 +1.90% 2
DNS
England

For the 6 months to 12 November 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.

1 147 (65.04%) Active Directory
2 139 (61.50%) Windows
3 130 (57.52%) DHCP
4 111 (49.12%) Microsoft
5 94 (41.59%) Windows Server
6 86 (38.05%) VMware
7 83 (36.73%) Microsoft Azure
8 66 (29.20%) VMware Infrastructure
9 63 (27.88%) PowerShell
10 58 (25.66%) Office 365
11 56 (24.78%) Windows Server 2012
11 56 (24.78%) TCP/IP
12 54 (23.89%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 50 (22.12%) MS Exchange
13 50 (22.12%) Amazon AWS
14 49 (21.68%) Windows Server 2008
15 47 (20.80%) Citrix
16 43 (19.03%) SQL
16 43 (19.03%) Firewall
17 40 (17.70%) VPN
18 37 (16.37%) WAN
18 37 (16.37%) ITIL
18 37 (16.37%) Windows 10
19 35 (15.49%) SQL Server
20 34 (15.04%) Windows 7
21 33 (14.60%) Linux
21 33 (14.60%) LAN
22 32 (14.16%) Cisco
22 32 (14.16%) Finance
23 31 (13.72%) Agile Software Development

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 50 (22.12%) MS Exchange
2 24 (10.62%) Exchange Server 2013
3 22 (9.73%) Skype for Business
4 17 (7.52%) IIS
5 16 (7.08%) SharePoint
6 12 (5.31%) Elasticsearch
7 11 (4.87%) nginx
8 10 (4.42%) Apache
8 10 (4.42%) Exchange Server 2010
9 7 (3.10%) Apache Solr
10 6 (2.65%) CMS
11 5 (2.21%) concrete5
11 5 (2.21%) ExpressionEngine
12 4 (1.77%) Exchange Server 2007
12 4 (1.77%) SharePoint 2013
13 3 (1.33%) SharePoint Server
13 3 (1.33%) Tomcat
13 3 (1.33%) WordPress
14 2 (0.88%) Confluence
15 1 (0.44%) Joomla!
Applications
1 24 (10.62%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.88%) Acrobat
2 2 (0.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (2.21%) Magento
2 2 (0.88%) assyst
3 1 (0.44%) Infor M3
3 1 (0.44%) Lawson
3 1 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 83 (36.73%) Microsoft Azure
2 58 (25.66%) Office 365
3 50 (22.12%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (6.19%) IaaS
5 11 (4.87%) PaaS
5 11 (4.87%) SaaS
6 9 (3.98%) Amazon EC2
7 7 (3.10%) Amazon S3
8 5 (2.21%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (2.21%) npm
8 5 (2.21%) Sage Pay
9 4 (1.77%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 2 (0.88%) G Suite
10 2 (0.88%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.88%) Route 53
11 1 (0.44%) AWS CloudTrail
11 1 (0.44%) AWS Lambda
11 1 (0.44%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.44%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 130 (57.52%) DHCP
2 56 (24.78%) TCP/IP
3 43 (19.03%) Firewall
4 40 (17.70%) VPN
5 37 (16.37%) WAN
6 33 (14.60%) LAN
7 21 (9.29%) Network Security
7 21 (9.29%) SAN
8 20 (8.85%) VoIP
9 17 (7.52%) VLAN
10 15 (6.64%) NetScaler
10 15 (6.64%) Wi-Fi
11 13 (5.75%) BGP
11 13 (5.75%) HTTP
11 13 (5.75%) iSCSI
11 13 (5.75%) MPLS
12 12 (5.31%) Cisco IOS
12 12 (5.31%) SSL
12 12 (5.31%) Wireless
13 11 (4.87%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (15.49%) SQL Server
2 24 (10.62%) Azure SQL Database
3 18 (7.96%) MySQL
4 10 (4.42%) MongoDB
5 9 (3.98%) NoSQL
6 8 (3.54%) Big Data
7 6 (2.65%) Redis
8 5 (2.21%) CouchDB
8 5 (2.21%) SQL Server 2008
9 4 (1.77%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (1.77%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.33%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
11 2 (0.88%) Amazon RDS
12 1 (0.44%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 1 (0.44%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (0.44%) MariaDB
12 1 (0.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 1 (0.44%) TokuMX
Development Applications
1 17 (7.52%) Visual Studio Team System
2 13 (5.75%) Git (software)
3 5 (2.21%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 5 (2.21%) Bower
3 5 (2.21%) Sonatype Nexus
4 4 (1.77%) JIRA
4 4 (1.77%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.44%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.44%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.44%) MSBuild
General
1 32 (14.16%) Finance
2 16 (7.08%) Marketing
3 13 (5.75%) Retail
4 9 (3.98%) Back Office
5 8 (3.54%) Legal
6 7 (3.10%) Telecoms
7 5 (2.21%) Advertising
7 5 (2.21%) Games
8 4 (1.77%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.44%) Banking
9 1 (0.44%) Billing
9 1 (0.44%) Law
Job Titles
1 40 (17.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 32 (14.16%) Analyst
3 27 (11.95%) Support Engineer
4 23 (10.18%) Administrator
5 21 (9.29%) Platform Engineer
5 21 (9.29%) Support Analyst
6 20 (8.85%) Systems Administrator
7 19 (8.41%) 3rd Line Support
8 18 (7.96%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 18 (7.96%) Windows Engineer
9 16 (7.08%) Network Engineer
9 16 (7.08%) PowerShell Engineer
9 16 (7.08%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
10 13 (5.75%) IT Analyst
11 12 (5.31%) 2nd Line Support
11 12 (5.31%) IT Engineer
11 12 (5.31%) IT Support
12 11 (4.87%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 11 (4.87%) Infrastructure Support
12 11 (4.87%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.98%) Web Services
2 7 (3.10%) LEMP Stack
2 7 (3.10%) XML
3 6 (2.65%) HTML
3 6 (2.65%) HTML5
3 6 (2.65%) Middleware
4 5 (2.21%) Apache Cordova
4 5 (2.21%) CSS
4 5 (2.21%) CSS3
4 5 (2.21%) Ionic Framework
4 5 (2.21%) JSON
4 5 (2.21%) Laravel
4 5 (2.21%) Node.js
4 5 (2.21%) Phalcon
4 5 (2.21%) PhoneGap
4 5 (2.21%) PHP-FPM
4 5 (2.21%) RESTful
4 5 (2.21%) SOAP
4 5 (2.21%) Symfony
4 5 (2.21%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 18 (7.96%) Analytical Skills
1 18 (7.96%) Self-Motivation
2 17 (7.52%) Data Centre
3 11 (4.87%) Cloud Native
3 11 (4.87%) Management Information System
3 11 (4.87%) Replication
4 8 (3.54%) PKI
5 7 (3.10%) CCTV
5 7 (3.10%) Clustering
5 7 (3.10%) Computer Science
5 7 (3.10%) Fat Client
5 7 (3.10%) Thin Client
6 5 (2.21%) Handset
6 5 (2.21%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.77%) Driving Licence
8 3 (1.33%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 3 (1.33%) Learning Management System
8 3 (1.33%) NHS
9 2 (0.88%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 139 (61.50%) Windows
2 94 (41.59%) Windows Server
3 56 (24.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 49 (21.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 37 (16.37%) Windows 10
6 34 (15.04%) Windows 7
7 33 (14.60%) Linux
8 13 (5.75%) Windows 8
9 11 (4.87%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (3.98%) Android
11 6 (2.65%) Apple iOS
11 6 (2.65%) CentOS
12 5 (2.21%) Unix
12 5 (2.21%) Windows Phone
13 3 (1.33%) Windows Vista
13 3 (1.33%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.44%) Debian
14 1 (0.44%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.44%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (23.89%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 37 (16.37%) ITIL
3 31 (13.72%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (12.83%) DevOps
5 24 (10.62%) Problem-Solving
6 23 (10.18%) Disaster Recovery
7 21 (9.29%) Analytics
7 21 (9.29%) Scrum
8 20 (8.85%) Incident Management
9 19 (8.41%) Continuous Integration
10 18 (7.96%) Identity Management
11 16 (7.08%) Project Management
11 16 (7.08%) Runbook
12 13 (5.75%) Patch Management
12 13 (5.75%) Problem Management
12 13 (5.75%) Virtual Environments
13 12 (5.31%) Capacity Planning
13 12 (5.31%) Service Delivery
14 11 (4.87%) Load Balancing
15 10 (4.42%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 63 (27.88%) PowerShell
2 43 (19.03%) SQL
3 13 (5.75%) PHP
4 12 (5.31%) JavaScript
5 7 (3.10%) Java
6 6 (2.65%) Python
7 4 (1.77%) Bash Shell
7 4 (1.77%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.88%) C
9 1 (0.44%) C#
9 1 (0.44%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (6.19%) Cisco Certification
1 14 (6.19%) Degree
1 14 (6.19%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (5.31%) CCNP
3 10 (4.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 7 (3.10%) CCNA
4 7 (3.10%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (2.65%) Citrix Certification
6 5 (2.21%) CCIE
6 5 (2.21%) MCSA
6 5 (2.21%) MCSE
7 4 (1.77%) AWS Certification
7 4 (1.77%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (1.33%) CCIE Security
9 2 (0.88%) MCITP
9 2 (0.88%) MCP
9 2 (0.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (12.39%) SLA
2 11 (4.87%) PMO
3 5 (2.21%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 5 (2.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.77%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.88%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.44%) GDPR
System Software
1 147 (65.04%) Active Directory
2 66 (29.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (13.27%) Hyper-V
4 21 (9.29%) XenApp
5 17 (7.52%) XenDesktop
6 15 (6.64%) Docker
7 14 (6.19%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (3.54%) vSphere
9 5 (2.21%) Varnish
10 4 (1.77%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 4 (1.77%) Firmware
10 4 (1.77%) Virtual Servers
11 3 (1.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 3 (1.33%) FreeRADIUS
11 3 (1.33%) Virtual Machines
12 1 (0.44%) Gluster
12 1 (0.44%) LXC
12 1 (0.44%) NFS
12 1 (0.44%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.44%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 23 (10.18%) SCCM
2 11 (4.87%) Puppet
3 9 (3.98%) McAfee ePO
4 7 (3.10%) Backup Exec
4 7 (3.10%) HP Data Protector
4 7 (3.10%) ServiceCenter
4 7 (3.10%) Single Sign-On
5 6 (2.65%) Terraform
5 6 (2.65%) vCenter Server
5 6 (2.65%) XenMobile
6 5 (2.21%) Kubernetes
6 5 (2.21%) Opscode Chef
7 4 (1.77%) Cobbler
7 4 (1.77%) Microsoft Clustering
7 4 (1.77%) NetBackup
7 4 (1.77%) SCOM
7 4 (1.77%) WMI
8 3 (1.33%) Nagios
8 3 (1.33%) Nessus
8 3 (1.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 111 (49.12%) Microsoft
2 86 (38.05%) VMware
3 47 (20.80%) Citrix
4 32 (14.16%) Cisco
5 18 (7.96%) Veeam
6 17 (7.52%) Atlassian
6 17 (7.52%) HP
7 13 (5.75%) Juniper
7 13 (5.75%) McAfee
8 12 (5.31%) Dell
9 11 (4.87%) CheckPoint
10 10 (4.42%) SonicWALL
11 9 (3.98%) Brocade
12 8 (3.54%) Apple
12 8 (3.54%) Intel
13 7 (3.10%) Asigra
13 7 (3.10%) F5
13 7 (3.10%) Google
13 7 (3.10%) NetApp
14 6 (2.65%) Red Hat