The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 41 43 34
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -9
Permanent jobs citing DNS 1 9 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 0.57% 3.15% 7.89%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.35% 19.57% 36.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 25
Median salary £20,500 £40,000 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-48.75% +37.93%
UK excluding London median salary £37,550 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.13% +7.14%
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
23 46 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 13.22% 16.08% 21.45%
Number of salaries quoted 22 38 60
Median salary £36,000 £52,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-31.42% +61.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £47,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedford region citing DNS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT jobs citing DNS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Bedford region with a requirement for DNS.

1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) IIS
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
1 2 (66.67%) SSL
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (66.67%) Terminal Services
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) Replication
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint Server
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) High Availability
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Network+ Certification
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) VMware

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (66.67%) IIS
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Office
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) SSL
1 2 (66.67%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) VRRP
2 1 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Junior
1 1 (33.33%) Junior Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Junior Network Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Junior Network Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Network Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Replication
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CCIP
2 1 (33.33%) CCNA
2 1 (33.33%) CCNP
2 1 (33.33%) CCSP
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) MCP
2 1 (33.33%) MCSA
2 1 (33.33%) MCSE
2 1 (33.33%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Terminal Services
2 1 (33.33%) ISA Server
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) VMware