The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 34 25 45
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +20
Permanent jobs citing DNS 14 36 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 5.19% 12.77% 1.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.33% 59.02% 8.06%
Number of salaries quoted 11 35 5
Average salary £42,500 £33,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.86% -29.47%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -5.40%
DNS
Bedfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
60 61 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 22.22% 21.63% 23.13%
Number of salaries quoted 46 56 61
Average salary £45,000 £35,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.57% -26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

DNS
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

DNS Salary Trend in Bedford

DNS
Salary Histogram in Bedford

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

DNS Salary Histogram in Bedford

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 11 (73.33%) DHCP
2 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 8 (53.33%) VMware
3 8 (53.33%) VMware ESX
4 7 (46.67%) Intel
4 7 (46.67%) MS Office
5 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
5 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (33.33%) Windows
6 5 (33.33%) LANDesk
7 4 (26.67%) Time Management
7 4 (26.67%) PowerShell
7 4 (26.67%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (26.67%) PKI
7 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (26.67%) SQL
7 4 (26.67%) SLA
8 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (20.00%) MCSA
8 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
8 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 2 (13.33%) Asset Management
9 2 (13.33%) Degree
9 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
9 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (13.33%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (13.33%) NAS
9 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
9 2 (13.33%) Proofpoint
9 2 (13.33%) C-shell

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bedford 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 (13.33%) MS Exchange
1 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (13.33%) Lync
1 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (46.67%) MS Office
2 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (13.33%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 11 (73.33%) DHCP
2 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (13.33%) NAS
4 1 (6.67%) SAN
General
1 2 (13.33%) Legal
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Developer
1 4 (26.67%) Consultant
1 4 (26.67%) Applications Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (13.33%) Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Administrator
2 2 (13.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 2 (13.33%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (13.33%) Exchange Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) Exchange Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Active Directory Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Backup Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Storage Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Storage Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Storage Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Server Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (26.67%) PKI
3 2 (13.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (13.33%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 5 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Linux
2 2 (13.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (26.67%) Technical Architecture
1 4 (26.67%) Time Management
2 2 (13.33%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (13.33%) Asset Management
2 2 (13.33%) Change Management
2 2 (13.33%) Identity Management
3 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) PowerShell
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) Shell Script
2 2 (13.33%) C-shell
2 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
2 2 (13.33%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) MCSA
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (13.33%) RHCE
2 2 (13.33%) Degree
2 2 (13.33%) RHCSA
3 1 (6.67%) VCP5
3 1 (6.67%) MCP
3 1 (6.67%) MCSE
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) SLA
2 2 (13.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 8 (53.33%) VMware ESX
3 2 (13.33%) Samba
3 2 (13.33%) NFS
4 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) VMware
2 7 (46.67%) Intel
3 5 (33.33%) LANDesk
4 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (13.33%) Symantec
5 2 (13.33%) Proofpoint
6 1 (6.67%) IBM
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Imperative People
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + bonus & full bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 4 days ago