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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 86 80 32
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -48
Permanent jobs citing DNS 7 12 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.75% 1.04% 7.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.22% 6.86% 37.60%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 93
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,100 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
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
166 175 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 17.79% 15.19% 20.46%
Number of salaries quoted 160 147 240
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +23.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 1 May 2016.

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 1 May 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
(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 +10 3 £35,000 -12.50%
Dunstable - 3 £55,000 -
Luton -3 1 £65,000 +79.31% 1
DNS
East of England

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 9 (69.23%) Windows
1 9 (69.23%) TCP/IP
1 9 (69.23%) VMware
2 7 (53.85%) High Availability
2 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
2 7 (53.85%) Windows Server
3 6 (46.15%) MS Exchange
3 6 (46.15%) Cisco
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
4 5 (38.46%) VMware ESX
4 5 (38.46%) SLA
4 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
4 5 (38.46%) DHCP
4 5 (38.46%) Linux
4 5 (38.46%) MS Office
5 4 (30.77%) IIS
5 4 (30.77%) Perl
5 4 (30.77%) Oracle
5 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
5 4 (30.77%) SSL
5 4 (30.77%) Sun
5 4 (30.77%) Unix
5 4 (30.77%) Solaris
5 4 (30.77%) Python
5 4 (30.77%) LDAP
5 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
5 4 (30.77%) HP
5 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (30.77%) Red Hat

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 (46.15%) MS Exchange
2 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (30.77%) IIS
3 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
3 3 (23.08%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (7.69%) Apache
4 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (7.69%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Office
2 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) TCP/IP
2 5 (38.46%) DHCP
3 4 (30.77%) Firewall
3 4 (30.77%) LDAP
3 4 (30.77%) SSH
3 4 (30.77%) SSL
4 3 (23.08%) VPN
5 2 (15.38%) VLAN
5 2 (15.38%) VRRP
6 1 (7.69%) ADSL
6 1 (7.69%) Internet
6 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (7.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.69%) Selenium
1 1 (7.69%) SonarQube
1 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (7.69%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Senior Unix Engineer
1 4 (30.77%) Unix Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Service Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Service Desk Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Team Leader
4 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Technical Support
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Technical Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior VMWare Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Senior VMware Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Solaris Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Unix Scripter
4 1 (7.69%) VMWare Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) Middleware
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Replication
2 2 (15.38%) Mathematics
3 1 (7.69%) AS400
3 1 (7.69%) iSeries
3 1 (7.69%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 9 (69.23%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Windows Server
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (38.46%) Linux
5 4 (30.77%) Solaris
5 4 (30.77%) Unix
5 4 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (7.69%) AIX
6 1 (7.69%) OS/400
6 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Vista
6 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) High Availability
2 4 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (23.08%) ITIL
4 2 (15.38%) ITIL V3
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.69%) Coaching
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Delivery
5 1 (7.69%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (7.69%) DevOps
5 1 (7.69%) Line Management
5 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
5 1 (7.69%) Operations Management
5 1 (7.69%) Product Management
5 1 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Service Management
5 1 (7.69%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) Bourne shell
1 4 (30.77%) C-shell
1 4 (30.77%) Perl
1 4 (30.77%) PowerShell
1 4 (30.77%) Python
1 4 (30.77%) Shell Script
2 2 (15.38%) C
3 1 (7.69%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (23.08%) MCSA
2 3 (23.08%) MCSE
3 2 (15.38%) CCIP
3 2 (15.38%) CCNA
3 2 (15.38%) CCNP
3 2 (15.38%) CCSP
3 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (15.38%) MCP
4 1 (7.69%) MCDST
4 1 (7.69%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
1 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
1 5 (38.46%) VMware ESX
2 4 (30.77%) vSphere
3 3 (23.08%) Terminal Services
3 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (15.38%) ISA Server
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (7.69%) BMC PATROL
2 1 (7.69%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) VMware
2 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
3 6 (46.15%) Cisco
4 4 (30.77%) HP
4 4 (30.77%) Oracle
4 4 (30.77%) Red Hat
4 4 (30.77%) Sun
5 2 (15.38%) EMC
6 1 (7.69%) BMC
6 1 (7.69%) Citrix
6 1 (7.69%) Draytek
6 1 (7.69%) NETGEAR
6 1 (7.69%) Symantec
Luton
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Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
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