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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 50 51 77
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +26
Permanent jobs citing DNS 16 19 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 2.94% 3.43% 1.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.60% 15.83% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 8
Average salary £30,000 £32,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.97% -14.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,250 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £33,600 £49,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
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
151 120 345
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 27.71% 21.66% 33.79%
Number of salaries quoted 113 79 178
Average salary £38,500 £37,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.05% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,200 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 27 February 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 23 (63.89%) VPN
2 19 (52.78%) Windows
3 18 (50.00%) SQL
3 18 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 18 (50.00%) Apache
3 18 (50.00%) Firewall
4 17 (47.22%) UNIX
4 17 (47.22%) SQL Server
5 16 (44.44%) Linux
5 16 (44.44%) DHCP
6 15 (41.67%) PHP
6 15 (41.67%) CSS
6 15 (41.67%) MySQL
6 15 (41.67%) C#
6 15 (41.67%) C++
6 15 (41.67%) HTML
6 15 (41.67%) JavaScript
6 15 (41.67%) Microsoft
6 15 (41.67%) MVC
6 15 (41.67%) LAMP
6 15 (41.67%) Ajax
6 15 (41.67%) PHP5
6 15 (41.67%) jQuery
6 15 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (41.67%) Apple iOS
7 14 (38.89%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (38.89%) Active Directory
8 10 (27.78%) Windows XP
8 10 (27.78%) Windows 8
9 9 (25.00%) Windows 7

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 18 (50.00%) Apache
2 5 (13.89%) MS Exchange
3 4 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 4 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (5.56%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (5.56%) IIS
5 2 (5.56%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (2.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (11.11%) MS Office
2 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.67%) Office 365
2 2 (5.56%) IaaS
2 2 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (63.89%) VPN
2 18 (50.00%) Firewall
2 18 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 16 (44.44%) DHCP
4 5 (13.89%) SAN
5 4 (11.11%) WAN
6 3 (8.33%) DMZ
6 3 (8.33%) Intranet
6 3 (8.33%) Extranet
6 3 (8.33%) VLAN
7 2 (5.56%) IPsec
7 2 (5.56%) Kerberos
7 2 (5.56%) ATM
8 1 (2.78%) Ethernet
8 1 (2.78%) SNMP
8 1 (2.78%) iSCSI
8 1 (2.78%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (47.22%) SQL Server
2 15 (41.67%) MySQL
3 1 (2.78%) EDRMS
3 1 (2.78%) IDOL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) WinDbg
Job Titles
1 15 (41.67%) Developer
1 15 (41.67%) Web Developer
2 6 (16.67%) Analyst
3 5 (13.89%) Service Analyst
3 5 (13.89%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) IT Support Technician
4 3 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Support Technician
4 3 (8.33%) IT Support
4 3 (8.33%) VMware Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) Windows Support Engineer
4 3 (8.33%) VMware Support Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) AIX Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant
5 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Consultant
5 2 (5.56%) Consultant
5 2 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Support Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) Field Service Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (41.67%) HTML
1 15 (41.67%) CSS
1 15 (41.67%) LAMP
1 15 (41.67%) Ajax
1 15 (41.67%) jQuery
2 2 (5.56%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) CMDB
2 5 (13.89%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.56%) LPAR
4 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.78%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.78%) Statistics
4 1 (2.78%) Life Science
4 1 (2.78%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.78%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 19 (52.78%) Windows
2 17 (47.22%) UNIX
3 16 (44.44%) Linux
4 15 (41.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (41.67%) Apple iOS
5 14 (38.89%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (27.78%) Windows XP
6 10 (27.78%) Windows 8
7 9 (25.00%) Windows 7
8 5 (13.89%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (5.56%) AIX
10 1 (2.78%) Mac OS X
10 1 (2.78%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (41.67%) MVC
2 8 (22.22%) ITIL
3 6 (16.67%) ITSM
4 5 (13.89%) Line Management
4 5 (13.89%) Service Management
5 2 (5.56%) Information Security
5 2 (5.56%) Problem Management
5 2 (5.56%) Mentoring
5 2 (5.56%) Coaching
5 2 (5.56%) Change Control
5 2 (5.56%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (2.78%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (2.78%) Software Deployment
6 1 (2.78%) Performance Management
6 1 (2.78%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.78%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.78%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 18 (50.00%) SQL
2 15 (41.67%) PHP
2 15 (41.67%) C#
2 15 (41.67%) C++
2 15 (41.67%) JavaScript
2 15 (41.67%) PHP5
3 4 (11.11%) PowerShell
4 2 (5.56%) Perl
4 2 (5.56%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.56%) IBM AIX Certification
2 2 (5.56%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.56%) DV Cleared
2 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.56%) MCSE
2 2 (5.56%) ISEB
3 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.78%) MCSA
3 1 (2.78%) CCNA
3 1 (2.78%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (38.89%) Active Directory
2 5 (13.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (11.11%) ISA Server
4 3 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (5.56%) PowerHA
5 2 (5.56%) GPFS
5 2 (5.56%) NFS
5 2 (5.56%) Hyper-V
5 2 (5.56%) OpenSSH
5 2 (5.56%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (5.56%) UAG
5 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (2.78%) BlackBerry Internet Service
6 1 (2.78%) Terminal Services
6 1 (2.78%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.78%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (2.78%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (16.67%) DameWare
2 4 (11.11%) WSUS
3 2 (5.56%) SCCM
3 2 (5.56%) SCOM
3 2 (5.56%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.78%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.78%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 15 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (19.44%) VMware
3 3 (8.33%) Citrix
4 2 (5.56%) Remedy
4 2 (5.56%) IBM
5 1 (2.78%) AppSense
5 1 (2.78%) Meridio
5 1 (2.78%) Aastra
5 1 (2.78%) Veeam
5 1 (2.78%) McAfee
5 1 (2.78%) Sophos
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle
5 1 (2.78%) Cisco
5 1 (2.78%) Veritas
5 1 (2.78%) Symantec