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 19 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Domain Name System (DNS)
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 60 80 78
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -2
Permanent jobs citing DNS 10 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.65% 0.90% 0.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.11% 4.09% 6.99%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 6
Median salary £60,000 £30,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -27.27%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,878
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.68%

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
90 171 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 14.85% 21.98% 13.86%
Number of salaries quoted 71 158 124
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

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 19 February 2017.

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 19 February 2017. 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 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
Bedford +21 9 £60,000 +84.61%
Luton +8 8 £57,500 +91.66%
DNS
East of England

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 February 2017, 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 25 (96.15%) LAN
1 25 (96.15%) WAN
2 22 (84.62%) ITIL
3 20 (76.92%) Wireless
3 20 (76.92%) Problem Management
4 19 (73.08%) Cisco
4 19 (73.08%) CCNP
4 19 (73.08%) Cisco Certification
5 18 (69.23%) IPv4
5 18 (69.23%) CCIE
5 18 (69.23%) FTP
5 18 (69.23%) TCP/IP
5 18 (69.23%) VPN
5 18 (69.23%) DHCP
5 18 (69.23%) VoIP
5 18 (69.23%) VLAN
5 18 (69.23%) SolarWinds
5 18 (69.23%) Network Management
5 18 (69.23%) Cisco Nexus
6 7 (26.92%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (26.92%) Load Balancing
7 6 (23.08%) Windows
7 6 (23.08%) Linux
7 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
7 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
7 6 (23.08%) ITIL V3
8 5 (19.23%) High Availability
8 5 (19.23%) Relational Database
8 5 (19.23%) Windows Server

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:

Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.85%) PaaS
2 1 (3.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (96.15%) LAN
1 25 (96.15%) WAN
2 20 (76.92%) Wireless
3 18 (69.23%) Cisco Nexus
3 18 (69.23%) DHCP
3 18 (69.23%) FTP
3 18 (69.23%) IPv4
3 18 (69.23%) TCP/IP
3 18 (69.23%) VLAN
3 18 (69.23%) VoIP
3 18 (69.23%) VPN
4 3 (11.54%) DMVPN
4 3 (11.54%) Ethernet
4 3 (11.54%) Firewall
4 3 (11.54%) H.323
4 3 (11.54%) IPsec
4 3 (11.54%) ISDN
4 3 (11.54%) WLAN
5 2 (7.69%) Internet
5 2 (7.69%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Analyst
1 7 (26.92%) Network Analyst
2 6 (23.08%) Technical Leader
3 5 (19.23%) Cisco Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Cisco Network Analyst
3 5 (19.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (19.23%) Network Manager
3 5 (19.23%) Network Operations Manager
3 5 (19.23%) Operations Manager
4 4 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Senior Network Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Telephony Manager
5 3 (11.54%) Cloud Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) E-Commerce Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Network Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Network Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Cisco Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Cisco Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (19.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (15.38%) Data Centre
3 2 (7.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Linux
1 6 (23.08%) Windows
2 5 (19.23%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (84.62%) ITIL
2 20 (76.92%) Problem Management
3 18 (69.23%) Network Management
4 7 (26.92%) Load Balancing
5 6 (23.08%) ITIL V3
6 5 (19.23%) E-Commerce
6 5 (19.23%) High Availability
7 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (11.54%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (11.54%) DevOps
7 3 (11.54%) SDLC
8 2 (7.69%) Data Privacy
8 2 (7.69%) Network Architecture
8 2 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
9 1 (3.85%) Change Control
9 1 (3.85%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
9 1 (3.85%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (73.08%) CCNP
1 19 (73.08%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (69.23%) CCIE
3 1 (3.85%) CCIP
3 1 (3.85%) CCNA
3 1 (3.85%) CCSP
3 1 (3.85%) MCP
3 1 (3.85%) MCSA
3 1 (3.85%) MCSE
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (11.54%) SLA
2 1 (3.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (19.23%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (11.54%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (11.54%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (73.08%) Cisco
2 18 (69.23%) SolarWinds
3 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 3 (11.54%) CheckPoint
4 3 (11.54%) F5
4 3 (11.54%) Mitel
4 3 (11.54%) Riverbed