The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 81 35 37
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +2
Permanent jobs citing DNS 11 83 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.01% 7.12% 5.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.36% 36.24% 21.90%
Number of salaries quoted 9 77 59
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £53,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -34.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £26,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
DNS
East of England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
173 229 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 15.84% 19.66% 25.14%
Number of salaries quoted 140 213 248
Average salary £47,500 £35,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.71% -30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

DNS
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

DNS Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

DNS
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

DNS
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford -15 6 £42,500 +21.42% 6
Luton -22 1 £47,500 -13.63%
DNS
East of England

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 20 (86.96%) DHCP
2 17 (73.91%) Windows
3 15 (65.22%) Active Directory
4 10 (43.48%) TCP/IP
4 10 (43.48%) VMware
5 9 (39.13%) PowerShell
5 9 (39.13%) SAN
6 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
6 8 (34.78%) Capacity Planning
7 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Azure
7 7 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (30.43%) MS Excel
8 6 (26.09%) SQL
8 6 (26.09%) ITIL
8 6 (26.09%) SLA
8 6 (26.09%) MS Exchange
8 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (26.09%) SCCM
8 6 (26.09%) VMware ESX
9 5 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2003
9 5 (21.74%) SCOM
9 5 (21.74%) iSCSI
9 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
9 5 (21.74%) Configuration Management
9 5 (21.74%) Firewall
9 5 (21.74%) FTP
9 5 (21.74%) Web Services
9 5 (21.74%) IIS
9 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 6 (26.09%) MS Exchange
2 5 (21.74%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (21.74%) IIS
3 3 (13.04%) Lync
4 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (30.43%) MS Excel
2 4 (17.39%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (21.74%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (8.70%) Office 365
3 2 (8.70%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (4.35%) IaaS
4 1 (4.35%) SaaS
4 1 (4.35%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (86.96%) DHCP
2 10 (43.48%) TCP/IP
3 9 (39.13%) SAN
4 5 (21.74%) iSCSI
4 5 (21.74%) Firewall
4 5 (21.74%) FTP
5 3 (13.04%) NAS
5 3 (13.04%) WAN
6 2 (8.70%) LAN
6 2 (8.70%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (4.35%) VLAN
7 1 (4.35%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (4.35%) Network Security
7 1 (4.35%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (4.35%) IPsec
7 1 (4.35%) MPLS
7 1 (4.35%) VPN
7 1 (4.35%) SSL
7 1 (4.35%) SMTP
7 1 (4.35%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (17.39%) Publishing
2 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.70%) Legal
3 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Server Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (13.04%) Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Applications Developer
4 2 (8.70%) Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Backup Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Storage Analyst
4 2 (8.70%) Storage Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Service Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Server Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Technical Services Manager
5 1 (4.35%) Project Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) Web Services
2 1 (4.35%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) PKI
1 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (8.70%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (73.91%) Windows
2 6 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (21.74%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (8.70%) Windows XP
4 2 (8.70%) Linux
4 2 (8.70%) Windows 2000
4 2 (8.70%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (8.70%) Windows Vista
4 2 (8.70%) Windows 8
5 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Capacity Planning
2 6 (26.09%) ITIL
3 5 (21.74%) Configuration Management
3 5 (21.74%) DevOps
4 4 (17.39%) Coaching
4 4 (17.39%) Continuous Delivery
4 4 (17.39%) E-Commerce
4 4 (17.39%) Project Management
4 4 (17.39%) Network Load Balancing
4 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (13.04%) Incident Management
5 3 (13.04%) Service Delivery
6 2 (8.70%) Identity Management
6 2 (8.70%) Supplier Management
6 2 (8.70%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (4.35%) Time Management
7 1 (4.35%) Change Management
7 1 (4.35%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) PowerShell
2 6 (26.09%) SQL
3 1 (4.35%) C-shell
3 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.35%) R
3 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) MCSE
1 2 (8.70%) MCSA
1 2 (8.70%) MCP
1 2 (8.70%) CCA
1 2 (8.70%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (8.70%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (8.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) RHCSA
2 1 (4.35%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (26.09%) SLA
2 2 (8.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (4.35%) QA
3 1 (4.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (65.22%) Active Directory
2 7 (30.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (26.09%) VMware ESX
4 3 (13.04%) Hyper-V
4 3 (13.04%) Terminal Services
5 2 (8.70%) ISA Server
5 2 (8.70%) Terminal Server
5 2 (8.70%) XenDesktop
5 2 (8.70%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (4.35%) Samba
6 1 (4.35%) Xen
6 1 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (4.35%) XenServer
6 1 (4.35%) NFS
Systems Management
1 6 (26.09%) SCCM
2 5 (21.74%) SCOM
3 2 (8.70%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (4.35%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (43.48%) VMware
2 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
3 4 (17.39%) Citrix
3 4 (17.39%) Akamai
3 4 (17.39%) LANDesk
4 3 (13.04%) Cisco
4 3 (13.04%) IBM
5 2 (8.70%) Symantec
5 2 (8.70%) Intel
5 2 (8.70%) Websense
5 2 (8.70%) Juniper
5 2 (8.70%) Proofpoint
6 1 (4.35%) HP
6 1 (4.35%) Dell
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