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 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 33 40 23
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -17
Permanent jobs citing DNS 25 4 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 7.86% 1.37% 8.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 34.72% 6.67% 33.93%
Number of salaries quoted 25 4 19
Average salary £30,000 £47,750 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.17% +54.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £37,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,200 £49,400 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
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
72 60 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 22.64% 20.48% 26.29%
Number of salaries quoted 64 57 52
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 1 September 2014.

DNS Salary Histogram in Bedford

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 69 (94.52%) Windows
2 67 (91.78%) VMware
3 63 (86.30%) Firewall
4 62 (84.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 62 (84.93%) VPN
4 62 (84.93%) Microsoft Certification
4 62 (84.93%) Windows Server 2003
5 59 (80.82%) MCSE
6 53 (72.60%) DHCP
7 48 (65.75%) LAN
7 48 (65.75%) WAN
7 48 (65.75%) SAN
7 48 (65.75%) Citrix
8 47 (64.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 46 (63.01%) Lotus
9 46 (63.01%) McAfee
9 46 (63.01%) Lotus Domino
10 41 (56.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 41 (56.16%) Android
10 41 (56.16%) vSphere
10 41 (56.16%) Windows Phone 8
10 41 (56.16%) Windows Phone
11 38 (52.05%) Symantec
12 37 (50.68%) Clearswift
12 37 (50.68%) VMS
12 37 (50.68%) McAfee ePO
12 37 (50.68%) SecurID
12 37 (50.68%) Wi-Fi
12 37 (50.68%) Blackberry
12 37 (50.68%) Backup Exec

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, 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 46 (63.01%) Lotus Domino
2 41 (56.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 16 (21.92%) MS Exchange
4 15 (20.55%) IIS
5 14 (19.18%) SharePoint
5 14 (19.18%) SharePoint Server
5 14 (19.18%) Exchange Server 2007
5 14 (19.18%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (12.33%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 5.5
7 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 31 (42.47%) MS Excel
2 24 (32.88%) MS Office
3 2 (2.74%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.74%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.74%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 63 (86.30%) Firewall
2 62 (84.93%) VPN
3 53 (72.60%) DHCP
4 48 (65.75%) LAN
4 48 (65.75%) WAN
4 48 (65.75%) SAN
5 37 (50.68%) Wi-Fi
6 23 (31.51%) TCP/IP
7 15 (20.55%) Network Security
7 15 (20.55%) HTTP
8 14 (19.18%) VoIP
8 14 (19.18%) HTTPS
8 14 (19.18%) SSL
9 12 (16.44%) Internet
10 8 (10.96%) VLAN
11 6 (8.22%) IPsec
11 6 (8.22%) Kerberos
12 5 (6.85%) LDAP
13 3 (4.11%) OSPF
13 3 (4.11%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (21.92%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 5 (6.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 37 (50.68%) Network Support
2 36 (49.32%) Network Engineer
3 32 (43.84%) 3rd Line Support
4 27 (36.99%) PC Support
4 27 (36.99%) PC Engineer
5 25 (34.25%) Analyst
5 25 (34.25%) Support Analyst
6 19 (26.03%) Network Support Analyst
6 19 (26.03%) Network Analyst
7 14 (19.18%) Support Engineer
7 14 (19.18%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 14 (19.18%) PC Support Engineer
7 14 (19.18%) Network Support Engineer
8 13 (17.81%) Server Support Analyst
8 13 (17.81%) Server Engineer
8 13 (17.81%) Server Analyst
8 13 (17.81%) Server Support
9 12 (16.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 9 (12.33%) Administrator
11 6 (8.22%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.85%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 37 (50.68%) Blackberry
1 37 (50.68%) SecurID
2 6 (8.22%) PKI
3 2 (2.74%) Replication
3 2 (2.74%) Firmware
4 1 (1.37%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 69 (94.52%) Windows
2 62 (84.93%) Windows Server 2003
2 62 (84.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 41 (56.16%) Android
3 41 (56.16%) Windows Phone 8
3 41 (56.16%) Windows Phone
4 37 (50.68%) VMS
5 32 (43.84%) Windows 7
6 13 (17.81%) Windows XP
7 12 (16.44%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (12.33%) Mobile Device Management
2 8 (10.96%) ITIL
3 5 (6.85%) Server Monitoring
3 5 (6.85%) Incident Management
4 4 (5.48%) Configuration Management
5 2 (2.74%) Load Balancing
5 2 (2.74%) E-Commerce
5 2 (2.74%) Change Control
6 1 (1.37%) Software Deployment
6 1 (1.37%) Network Management
6 1 (1.37%) Process Improvement
6 1 (1.37%) Project Management
6 1 (1.37%) Service Delivery
6 1 (1.37%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (1.37%) Data Management
6 1 (1.37%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.96%) SQL
2 5 (6.85%) VB.NET
2 5 (6.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 62 (84.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 59 (80.82%) MCSE
3 16 (21.92%) CCNP
3 16 (21.92%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (20.55%) CCNA
5 13 (17.81%) MCP
6 12 (16.44%) CCSP
6 12 (16.44%) CCIP
7 7 (9.59%) MCSA
8 6 (8.22%) MCITP
9 3 (4.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (4.11%) CCA
9 3 (4.11%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (1.37%) MCDBA
10 1 (1.37%) Security+ Certification
10 1 (1.37%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.11%) SLA
System Software
1 47 (64.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 41 (56.16%) vSphere
3 29 (39.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (26.03%) XenApp
5 16 (21.92%) Active Directory
6 14 (19.18%) Terminal Services
7 9 (12.33%) ISA Server
7 9 (12.33%) Forefront TMG
7 9 (12.33%) UAG
8 6 (8.22%) NFS
8 6 (8.22%) Hyper-V
9 1 (1.37%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 37 (50.68%) Backup Exec
1 37 (50.68%) McAfee ePO
2 5 (6.85%) HP SIM
2 5 (6.85%) MOM
3 1 (1.37%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 67 (91.78%) VMware
2 48 (65.75%) Citrix
3 46 (63.01%) Lotus
3 46 (63.01%) McAfee
4 38 (52.05%) Symantec
5 37 (50.68%) Clearswift
6 27 (36.99%) Microsoft
7 18 (24.66%) Cisco
8 6 (8.22%) HP
9 5 (6.85%) Dell
9 5 (6.85%) IBM
9 5 (6.85%) CA
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