The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke 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 37 57 66
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +9
Permanent jobs citing DNS 22 22 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 4.82% 2.88% 2.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 24.18% 9.48% 8.45%
Number of salaries quoted 14 22 16
Average salary £35,000 £26,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £37,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
DNS
Hampshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
91 232 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 19.96% 30.41% 32.37%
Number of salaries quoted 67 201 150
Average salary £42,500 £39,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.59% +1.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

DNS
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

DNS Salary Trend in Basingstoke

DNS
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

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

DNS Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Basingstoke 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 22 (84.62%) Windows
2 21 (80.77%) DHCP
3 17 (65.38%) Linux
3 17 (65.38%) Microsoft
4 15 (57.69%) VMware
5 14 (53.85%) Active Directory
5 14 (53.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (50.00%) TCP/IP
6 13 (50.00%) MS Exchange
7 12 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (46.15%) Windows 7
8 11 (42.31%) Microsoft Certification
9 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (34.62%) MCSA
10 9 (34.62%) Cisco
10 9 (34.62%) UNIX
10 9 (34.62%) SQL
10 9 (34.62%) MySQL
10 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
11 8 (30.77%) ITIL
11 8 (30.77%) SLA
11 8 (30.77%) Windows 8
12 7 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
13 6 (23.08%) PowerShell
13 6 (23.08%) Performance Management
13 6 (23.08%) iSCSI
13 6 (23.08%) Video Conferencing
13 6 (23.08%) Windows Vista
13 6 (23.08%) Life Science
13 6 (23.08%) NAS

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Basingstoke 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 13 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (11.54%) OpenStack
3 3 (11.54%) nginx
3 3 (11.54%) WebLogic
3 3 (11.54%) JBoss
3 3 (11.54%) Apache
3 3 (11.54%) Tomcat
4 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (11.54%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (80.77%) DHCP
2 13 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (23.08%) Ethernet
3 6 (23.08%) VoIP
3 6 (23.08%) NAS
3 6 (23.08%) Unified Communications
3 6 (23.08%) iSCSI
4 5 (19.23%) WAN
4 5 (19.23%) LAN
4 5 (19.23%) SAN
4 5 (19.23%) Firewall
5 4 (15.38%) HTTP
6 3 (11.54%) LDAP
6 3 (11.54%) SMTP
6 3 (11.54%) Wireless
6 3 (11.54%) IP Telephony
6 3 (11.54%) Internet
6 3 (11.54%) SSL
6 3 (11.54%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (34.62%) MySQL
1 9 (34.62%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.85%) Infinispan
3 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.85%) Redis
3 1 (3.85%) RDBMS
3 1 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
General
1 6 (23.08%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.85%) Electronics
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Desktop Support
2 7 (26.92%) Analyst
2 7 (26.92%) Support Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) 1st Line Support
3 6 (23.08%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) Desktop Analyst
3 6 (23.08%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
4 3 (11.54%) 3rd Line Support Specialist
4 3 (11.54%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Support Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Support Specialist
4 3 (11.54%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Design Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) Application Packaging
2 1 (3.85%) ActiveMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Life Science
1 6 (23.08%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (11.54%) Fat Client
3 3 (11.54%) Thin Client
3 3 (11.54%) Replication
4 2 (7.69%) Blackberry
4 2 (7.69%) EMC VNX
5 1 (3.85%) Smart Meter
5 1 (3.85%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 22 (84.62%) Windows
2 17 (65.38%) Linux
3 14 (53.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (46.15%) Windows 7
4 12 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (34.62%) UNIX
7 8 (30.77%) Windows 8
8 6 (23.08%) Windows Vista
8 6 (23.08%) Windows XP
9 3 (11.54%) SUSE
9 3 (11.54%) CentOS
9 3 (11.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) ITIL
2 6 (23.08%) Performance Management
2 6 (23.08%) Software Deployment
3 5 (19.23%) Network Management
3 5 (19.23%) Project Management
4 3 (11.54%) PRINCE2
4 3 (11.54%) Validation
4 3 (11.54%) Business Continuity
5 2 (7.69%) Information Security
5 2 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.69%) Configuration Management
5 2 (7.69%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (3.85%) Time Management
6 1 (3.85%) Change Management
6 1 (3.85%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (3.85%) Incident Management
6 1 (3.85%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) SQL
2 6 (23.08%) PowerShell
3 4 (15.38%) Perl
4 3 (11.54%) Python
5 1 (3.85%) Java
5 1 (3.85%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 11 (42.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (34.62%) MCSA
3 6 (23.08%) MOS
4 4 (15.38%) Degree
5 3 (11.54%) SC Cleared
5 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
5 3 (11.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (11.54%) MCITP
5 3 (11.54%) MCSE
6 2 (7.69%) MCP
6 2 (7.69%) CCNA
6 2 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (3.85%) RHCT
7 1 (3.85%) CCNP
7 1 (3.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (3.85%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (30.77%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 7 (26.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (19.23%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (15.38%) VMware ESX
4 4 (15.38%) Hyper-V
5 3 (11.54%) qmail
5 3 (11.54%) DFS Replication
5 3 (11.54%) vSphere
5 3 (11.54%) Terminal Server
5 3 (11.54%) ISA Server
5 3 (11.54%) Squid
6 1 (3.85%) Xen
6 1 (3.85%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 3 (11.54%) Nagios
1 3 (11.54%) WSUS
1 3 (11.54%) ZABBIX
2 2 (7.69%) Puppet
3 1 (3.85%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (3.85%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.85%) Nmap
Vendors
1 17 (65.38%) Microsoft
2 15 (57.69%) VMware
3 9 (34.62%) Cisco
4 6 (23.08%) Oracle
4 6 (23.08%) Citrix
5 5 (19.23%) HP
6 4 (15.38%) Sybase
6 4 (15.38%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 4 (15.38%) Red Hat
6 4 (15.38%) Infoblox
7 3 (11.54%) 3Com
8 2 (7.69%) SonicWALL
8 2 (7.69%) EMC
9 1 (3.85%) McAfee
9 1 (3.85%) Juniper
9 1 (3.85%) F5
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