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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 20 23 22
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Permanent jobs citing DNS 11 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 7.38% 2.53% 3.33%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 25.00% 13.33% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 3
Average salary £33,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.50% +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.40% -1.33%
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
44 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 29.53% 18.99% 8.89%
Number of salaries quoted 23 13 8
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £34,500 £32,450
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Abingdon

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 47 (100.00%) Windows
1 47 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 45 (95.74%) VMware
2 45 (95.74%) Windows Server 2012
2 45 (95.74%) DHCP
3 44 (93.62%) Wireless
4 42 (89.36%) MCTS
4 42 (89.36%) MCITP
4 42 (89.36%) Meru Networks
4 42 (89.36%) Veeam
4 42 (89.36%) Microsoft Azure
4 42 (89.36%) MCSE
4 42 (89.36%) MCSA
4 42 (89.36%) MS Excel
4 42 (89.36%) HP
4 42 (89.36%) EMC
4 42 (89.36%) Citrix
4 42 (89.36%) Microsoft Certification
4 42 (89.36%) Juniper
4 42 (89.36%) SAN
4 42 (89.36%) Apple
5 35 (74.47%) VMware Infrastructure
6 27 (57.45%) Symantec
6 27 (57.45%) Norton AntiVirus
6 27 (57.45%) Backup Exec
6 27 (57.45%) Mentoring
7 5 (10.64%) TCP/IP
7 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (6.38%) LAN
8 3 (6.38%) VPN

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 2 (4.26%) IIS
Applications
1 42 (89.36%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 42 (89.36%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 45 (95.74%) DHCP
2 44 (93.62%) Wireless
3 42 (89.36%) SAN
4 5 (10.64%) TCP/IP
5 3 (6.38%) VPN
5 3 (6.38%) FTP
5 3 (6.38%) LAN
5 3 (6.38%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (4.26%) GPRS
6 2 (4.26%) WLAN
6 2 (4.26%) HTTP
6 2 (4.26%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (4.26%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 33 (70.21%) Support Engineer
2 23 (48.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 23 (48.94%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 12 (25.53%) Analyst
4 10 (21.28%) 2nd Line Support
4 10 (21.28%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 9 (19.15%) Service Desk Analyst
5 9 (19.15%) Senior Analyst
5 9 (19.15%) Service Analyst
6 8 (17.02%) IT Support
6 8 (17.02%) IT Support Engineer
7 5 (10.64%) Technical Support
8 3 (6.38%) Support Analyst
8 3 (6.38%) Technical Support Analyst
8 3 (6.38%) Technical Analyst
9 2 (4.26%) Technical Specialist
9 2 (4.26%) Technical Support Specialist
9 2 (4.26%) Customer Support Engineer
9 2 (4.26%) Customer Engineer
9 2 (4.26%) Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
1 2 (4.26%) Visualisation
1 2 (4.26%) Mobile Computing
1 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 47 (100.00%) Windows
1 47 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 45 (95.74%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (4.26%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (57.45%) Mentoring
2 2 (4.26%) Project Management
2 2 (4.26%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (89.36%) MCSE
1 42 (89.36%) MCSA
1 42 (89.36%) Microsoft Certification
1 42 (89.36%) MCTS
1 42 (89.36%) MCITP
System Software
1 35 (74.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.38%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 27 (57.45%) Norton AntiVirus
1 27 (57.45%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 45 (95.74%) VMware
2 42 (89.36%) Veeam
2 42 (89.36%) Meru Networks
2 42 (89.36%) HP
2 42 (89.36%) EMC
2 42 (89.36%) Citrix
2 42 (89.36%) Juniper
2 42 (89.36%) Apple
3 27 (57.45%) Symantec