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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 22 26 30
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Permanent jobs citing DNS 5 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 4.35% 4.91% 3.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.16% 23.53% 13.89%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 5
Average salary £35,750 £30,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.21% -23.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,150 £28,300 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,400 £30,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
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
38 34 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Abingdon 33.04% 20.86% 24.49%
Number of salaries quoted 25 28 32
Average salary £35,000 £30,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.75% -6.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £27,350 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £52,500 £40,800
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 4 May 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) DHCP
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
3 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (50.00%) Windows 8
4 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (50.00%) FTP
4 3 (50.00%) LAN
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco
5 2 (33.33%) CCNA
5 2 (33.33%) ITIL
5 2 (33.33%) UNIX
5 2 (33.33%) WAN
5 2 (33.33%) SMTP
5 2 (33.33%) Linux
5 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
5 2 (33.33%) HTTP
5 2 (33.33%) NetWare
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (33.33%) Mac OS
5 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (33.33%) WSUS
5 2 (33.33%) SQL
6 1 (16.67%) Mobile Computing
6 1 (16.67%) Mobile App

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Abingdon by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) DHCP
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
3 3 (50.00%) FTP
3 3 (50.00%) LAN
4 2 (33.33%) WAN
4 2 (33.33%) SMTP
4 2 (33.33%) HTTP
5 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (16.67%) Wireless
5 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (16.67%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Aerospace
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support
3 1 (16.67%) Sales Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Support
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Service Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Server Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile Computing
1 1 (16.67%) Mobile App
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 8
4 2 (33.33%) UNIX
4 2 (33.33%) Linux
4 2 (33.33%) NetWare
4 2 (33.33%) Mac OS
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
5 1 (16.67%) Android
5 1 (16.67%) Windows CE
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (16.67%) Cyber Security
2 1 (16.67%) Use Case
2 1 (16.67%) Process Management
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CCNA
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) WSUS
2 1 (16.67%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (16.67%) McAfee
3 1 (16.67%) Sophos