The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Abingdon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 21 10 18
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +8
Permanent jobs citing DNS 6 36 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 4.80% 21.82% 1.43%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.43% 73.47% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 6 23 1
Average salary £26,750 £33,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.93% -17.50%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
DNS
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Abingdon region.

Communications & Networking Category
Abingdon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
28 49 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 22.40% 29.70% 5.71%
Number of salaries quoted 28 32 3
Average salary £39,500 £33,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.69% -17.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,500 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £33,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DNS across the Abingdon region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Abingdon

DNS
Salary Trend in Abingdon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DNS across the Abingdon region.

DNS Salary Trend in Abingdon

DNS
Salary Histogram in Abingdon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Abingdon region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Abingdon

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Abingdon region citing DNS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited DNS.

1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) DHCP
3 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
4 6 (54.55%) Firewall
4 6 (54.55%) VMware
4 6 (54.55%) Windows 8
5 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
5 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (45.45%) ITIL
6 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
6 4 (36.36%) Linux
6 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
6 4 (36.36%) Cisco
6 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
6 4 (36.36%) Office 365
6 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (27.27%) CCNA
7 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
7 3 (27.27%) UNIX
7 3 (27.27%) FTP
7 3 (27.27%) HTTP
7 3 (27.27%) NetWare
7 3 (27.27%) VoIP
7 3 (27.27%) SQL
7 3 (27.27%) SMTP
7 3 (27.27%) Mac OS
7 3 (27.27%) Fujitsu
7 3 (27.27%) Sony

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Abingdon region citing DNS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited DNS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (90.91%) DHCP
2 6 (54.55%) Firewall
3 3 (27.27%) FTP
3 3 (27.27%) HTTP
3 3 (27.27%) VoIP
3 3 (27.27%) SMTP
4 2 (18.18%) LAN
4 2 (18.18%) WAN
4 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
4 2 (18.18%) Wireless
5 1 (9.09%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Aerospace
1 1 (9.09%) Retail
1 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Support Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Technical Support
3 3 (27.27%) Technical Support Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (18.18%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Server Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) IT Support
4 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Network Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Service Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Sales Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) NHS
1 1 (9.09%) Mobile Computing
1 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Windows 8
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (45.45%) Windows 7
4 4 (36.36%) Linux
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (27.27%) UNIX
5 3 (27.27%) NetWare
5 3 (27.27%) Mac OS
6 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
6 1 (9.09%) Windows CE
6 1 (9.09%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (9.09%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
2 1 (9.09%) Project Management
2 1 (9.09%) Process Management
2 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) Use Case
2 1 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (9.09%) Cyber Security
2 1 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) CCNA
1 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 1 (9.09%) Docker
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) WSUS
2 1 (9.09%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (9.09%) SCVMM
2 1 (9.09%) Puppet
2 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (9.09%) Legato
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) VMware
2 4 (36.36%) Cisco
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
3 3 (27.27%) Fujitsu
3 3 (27.27%) Sony
4 2 (18.18%) Sophos
5 1 (9.09%) Ruckus Wireless
5 1 (9.09%) HP
5 1 (9.09%) Dell
5 1 (9.09%) EMC
5 1 (9.09%) CommVault
5 1 (9.09%) McAfee
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM Education
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + (inc on-call) + 5% bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: £36,000
Posted: 11 days ago
Abingdon
Sophos
Salary: Competitve DOE + bonus & benefits
Posted: 11 days ago