The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Abingdon region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 29 25 26
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Permanent jobs citing DNS 5 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 3.13% 4.08% 1.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.13% 16.22% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 2
Average salary £30,500 £40,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.75% +29.03%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Communications & Networking Category
Abingdon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
31 37 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 19.38% 25.17% 7.08%
Number of salaries quoted 25 36 8
Average salary £30,250 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.02% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,900 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
DNS
Oxfordshire

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 18 April 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) DHCP
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
3 4 (57.14%) Firewall
3 4 (57.14%) MCITP
3 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (57.14%) MCSE
3 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (57.14%) Juniper
3 4 (57.14%) SAN
4 3 (42.86%) Apple
4 3 (42.86%) Symantec
4 3 (42.86%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (42.86%) MCSA
4 3 (42.86%) Linux
4 3 (42.86%) HP
4 3 (42.86%) EMC
4 3 (42.86%) Citrix
4 3 (42.86%) Meru Networks
4 3 (42.86%) Veeam
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (42.86%) Wireless
4 3 (42.86%) MCTS
4 3 (42.86%) Backup Exec
5 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 2 (28.57%) WAN
5 2 (28.57%) SMTP

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (57.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (14.29%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) DHCP
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) SAN
3 3 (42.86%) Wireless
4 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 2 (28.57%) WAN
4 2 (28.57%) SMTP
4 2 (28.57%) LDAP
5 1 (14.29%) Internet
5 1 (14.29%) LAN
5 1 (14.29%) VoIP
5 1 (14.29%) HTTP
5 1 (14.29%) Network Security
5 1 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Customer Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (28.57%) Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Customer Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Graduate
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Graduate Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Mathematics
1 1 (14.29%) Physics
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (42.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) MCITP
1 4 (57.14%) MCSE
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (42.86%) MCSA
2 3 (42.86%) MCTS
3 1 (14.29%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (42.86%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Juniper
3 3 (42.86%) Apple
3 3 (42.86%) Symantec
3 3 (42.86%) HP
3 3 (42.86%) EMC
3 3 (42.86%) Citrix
3 3 (42.86%) Meru Networks
3 3 (42.86%) Veeam
4 1 (14.29%) CommVault
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
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