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 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 21 11 25
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +14
Permanent jobs citing DNS 5 38 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 4.31% 23.75% 1.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.00% 74.51% 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 5 28 1
Average salary £25,500 £33,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% -17.50%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
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
25 51 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 21.55% 31.88% 23.08%
Number of salaries quoted 25 37 14
Average salary £40,000 £33,000 £36,450
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% -9.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £40,000 £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 July 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Abingdon

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) DHCP
2 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (60.00%) Windows 8
4 5 (50.00%) ITIL
4 5 (50.00%) Firewall
4 5 (50.00%) VMware
4 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
5 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
5 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (40.00%) Office 365
6 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (30.00%) CCNA
6 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (30.00%) Cisco
6 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
6 3 (30.00%) Linux
6 3 (30.00%) UNIX
6 3 (30.00%) FTP
6 3 (30.00%) HTTP
6 3 (30.00%) NetWare
6 3 (30.00%) VoIP
6 3 (30.00%) SQL
6 3 (30.00%) SMTP
6 3 (30.00%) Sony
6 3 (30.00%) Fujitsu
6 3 (30.00%) Mac OS

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (10.00%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) DHCP
2 5 (50.00%) Firewall
3 3 (30.00%) FTP
3 3 (30.00%) HTTP
3 3 (30.00%) VoIP
3 3 (30.00%) SMTP
4 2 (20.00%) LAN
4 2 (20.00%) WAN
4 2 (20.00%) Wireless
5 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Aerospace
1 1 (10.00%) Retail
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Support Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Technical Support
3 3 (30.00%) Technical Support Analyst
3 3 (30.00%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (20.00%) Network Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Server Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) IT Support
4 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Sales Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
5 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) NHS
1 1 (10.00%) Mobile Computing
1 1 (10.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (60.00%) Windows 8
3 5 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (30.00%) Mac OS
5 3 (30.00%) Linux
5 3 (30.00%) NetWare
5 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (30.00%) UNIX
6 1 (10.00%) Windows CE
6 1 (10.00%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (10.00%) Android
6 1 (10.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (10.00%) Project Management
2 1 (10.00%) Process Management
2 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (10.00%) Use Case
2 1 (10.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (10.00%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) CCNA
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) WSUS
2 1 (10.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) VMware
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco
3 3 (30.00%) Fujitsu
3 3 (30.00%) Sony
4 2 (20.00%) Sophos
5 1 (10.00%) McAfee
5 1 (10.00%) Ruckus Wireless