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 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 36 44 31
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -13
Permanent jobs citing DNS 2 4 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 1.03% 1.44% 12.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.77% 6.56% 58.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 54
Median salary £33,750 £42,500 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.58% +23.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £38,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £42,500 £39,250
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
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
53 61 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 27.18% 22.02% 21.30%
Number of salaries quoted 53 53 91
Median salary £60,000 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £47,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 6 May 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
3 4 (66.67%) SSL
3 4 (66.67%) SLA
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (66.67%) IIS
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (50.00%) MS Office
4 3 (50.00%) Linux
4 3 (50.00%) MCSE
4 3 (50.00%) MCSA
4 3 (50.00%) ITIL
4 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 3 (50.00%) VPN
4 3 (50.00%) Terminal Services
4 3 (50.00%) Firewall
4 3 (50.00%) Replication
4 3 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (50.00%) High Availability
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (33.33%) VLAN
5 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco

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 4 (66.67%) IIS
2 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (66.67%) SSL
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (33.33%) DHCP
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) VLAN
3 2 (33.33%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium
1 1 (16.67%) SonarQube
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Technical Support
2 1 (16.67%) 2nd Line Technical Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Server Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Server Support
2 1 (16.67%) Server Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Service Desk Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Support
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Replication
2 1 (16.67%) AS400
2 1 (16.67%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) High Availability
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL V3
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Coaching
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Line Management
3 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 1 (16.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (50.00%) MCSA
2 3 (50.00%) MCSE
3 2 (33.33%) CCIP
3 2 (33.33%) CCNA
3 2 (33.33%) CCNP
3 2 (33.33%) CCSP
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (33.33%) MCP
4 1 (16.67%) MCDST
4 1 (16.67%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Terminal Services
2 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 2 (33.33%) ISA Server
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco