The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 75 73 46
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -27
Permanent jobs citing DNS 12 25 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.36% 2.24% 5.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.57% 13.30% 30.14%
Number of salaries quoted 11 20 58
Median salary £58,500 £48,750 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +39.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £37,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,250 £55,750
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £37,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.77%
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
140 188 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 15.89% 16.82% 18.39%
Number of salaries quoted 132 154 197
Median salary £52,500 £45,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £31,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Bedfordshire region citing DNS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 June 2016.

DNS Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

DNS
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +15 6 £65,000 +26.82%
Dunstable - 5 £55,000 -
Bedford -2 1 £20,500 -51.76%
DNS
East of England

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for DNS.

1 15 (83.33%) VMware
2 14 (77.78%) TCP/IP
3 13 (72.22%) Cisco
3 13 (72.22%) High Availability
4 11 (61.11%) VMware ESX
5 10 (55.56%) HP
5 10 (55.56%) Red Hat
5 10 (55.56%) Shell Script
5 10 (55.56%) Sun
5 10 (55.56%) Python
5 10 (55.56%) LDAP
5 10 (55.56%) Perl
5 10 (55.56%) Oracle
5 10 (55.56%) Unix
5 10 (55.56%) Solaris
5 10 (55.56%) vSphere
5 10 (55.56%) Bourne shell
5 10 (55.56%) C-shell
5 10 (55.56%) Hyper-V
5 10 (55.56%) Performance Tuning
5 10 (55.56%) Oracle ZFS
5 10 (55.56%) SSH
6 9 (50.00%) Linux
7 7 (38.89%) Windows
7 7 (38.89%) Finance
7 7 (38.89%) Windows Server
8 6 (33.33%) EMC
8 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (27.78%) Amazon AWS
9 5 (27.78%) Banking

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 5 (27.78%) Apache
1 5 (27.78%) WebLogic
2 4 (22.22%) IIS
3 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
3 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 3 (16.67%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Office
2 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (77.78%) TCP/IP
2 10 (55.56%) LDAP
2 10 (55.56%) SSH
3 4 (22.22%) Firewall
3 4 (22.22%) SSL
4 3 (16.67%) VPN
5 2 (11.11%) DHCP
5 2 (11.11%) VLAN
5 2 (11.11%) VRRP
6 1 (5.56%) LAN
6 1 (5.56%) Network Security
6 1 (5.56%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.56%) Selenium
1 1 (5.56%) SonarQube
1 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 5 (27.78%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Senior Unix Engineer
1 10 (55.56%) Unix Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) Solaris Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) AIX Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Unix Linux Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.56%) Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Network Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Server Support
5 1 (5.56%) Support Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) Middleware
1 5 (27.78%) Web Services
2 1 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) PKI
2 3 (16.67%) Replication
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) AS400
3 1 (5.56%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Solaris
1 10 (55.56%) Unix
2 9 (50.00%) Linux
3 7 (38.89%) Windows
3 7 (38.89%) Windows Server
4 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (27.78%) AIX
6 3 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (5.56%) OS/400
7 1 (5.56%) Windows 2000
7 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) High Availability
2 10 (55.56%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (27.78%) Operations Management
4 3 (16.67%) ITIL
5 2 (11.11%) ITIL V3
6 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.56%) Change Control
6 1 (5.56%) Coaching
6 1 (5.56%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.56%) DevOps
6 1 (5.56%) Line Management
6 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
6 1 (5.56%) Product Management
6 1 (5.56%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) Service Management
6 1 (5.56%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (55.56%) Bourne shell
1 10 (55.56%) C-shell
1 10 (55.56%) Perl
1 10 (55.56%) Python
1 10 (55.56%) Shell Script
2 4 (22.22%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.56%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (16.67%) MCSA
2 3 (16.67%) MCSE
3 2 (11.11%) CCIP
3 2 (11.11%) CCNA
3 2 (11.11%) CCNP
3 2 (11.11%) CCSP
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (11.11%) MCP
4 1 (5.56%) MCDST
4 1 (5.56%) MCITP
4 1 (5.56%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (61.11%) VMware ESX
2 10 (55.56%) Hyper-V
2 10 (55.56%) vSphere
3 5 (27.78%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 3 (16.67%) Terminal Services
4 3 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (11.11%) ISA Server
6 1 (5.56%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (5.56%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 10 (55.56%) Oracle ZFS
2 5 (27.78%) BMC PATROL
3 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (83.33%) VMware
2 13 (72.22%) Cisco
3 10 (55.56%) HP
3 10 (55.56%) Oracle
3 10 (55.56%) Red Hat
3 10 (55.56%) Sun
4 6 (33.33%) EMC
5 5 (27.78%) BMC
5 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
6 1 (5.56%) CheckPoint