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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 77 72 44
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -28
Permanent jobs citing DNS 7 9 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.91% 0.90% 5.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.22% 6.47% 31.22%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 54
Average salary £30,000 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £35,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £60,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
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
166 139 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 21.53% 13.86% 18.44%
Number of salaries quoted 153 120 171
Average salary £52,000 £45,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +13.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £55,000 £60,000
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 12 February 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 12 February 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 +13 4 £32,500 - 1
Luton +2 1 £30,000 -25.00% 1
DNS
East of England

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 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 19 (95.00%) Windows
2 17 (85.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (85.00%) Active Directory
3 16 (80.00%) DHCP
3 16 (80.00%) TCP/IP
4 15 (75.00%) MS Excel
4 15 (75.00%) MS Office
5 14 (70.00%) MS Exchange
6 13 (65.00%) Exchange Server 2003
7 12 (60.00%) Mathematics
7 12 (60.00%) C
8 7 (35.00%) Windows Server
9 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 6 (30.00%) VMware
10 3 (15.00%) Windows 8
10 3 (15.00%) Firewall
10 3 (15.00%) Citrix
10 3 (15.00%) SLA
10 3 (15.00%) Cisco
10 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
11 2 (10.00%) IIS
11 2 (10.00%) ITIL
11 2 (10.00%) Linux
11 2 (10.00%) MCSE
11 2 (10.00%) MCSA
11 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (10.00%) SSL
11 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 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 14 (70.00%) MS Exchange
2 13 (65.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (10.00%) IIS
4 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (5.00%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 15 (75.00%) MS Excel
1 15 (75.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (80.00%) DHCP
1 16 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (15.00%) Firewall
3 2 (10.00%) SSL
4 1 (5.00%) ADSL
4 1 (5.00%) Internet
4 1 (5.00%) NAS
4 1 (5.00%) VLAN
4 1 (5.00%) VPN
4 1 (5.00%) VRRP
4 1 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (5.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (5.00%) Selenium
1 1 (5.00%) SonarQube
1 1 (5.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Analyst
2 12 (60.00%) Service Analyst
2 12 (60.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 12 (60.00%) Service Desk Engineer
3 6 (30.00%) 1st Line Engineer
3 6 (30.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 5 (25.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 5 (25.00%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Server Support
5 3 (15.00%) Support Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Technical Support
6 2 (10.00%) Active Directory Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Active Directory Support
6 2 (10.00%) Active Directory Support Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Team Leader
6 2 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Technical Support Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) Windows Server Support
6 2 (10.00%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (60.00%) Mathematics
2 1 (5.00%) AS400
2 1 (5.00%) iSeries
2 1 (5.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 19 (95.00%) Windows
2 7 (35.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (15.00%) Windows 8
4 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (10.00%) Linux
5 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
6 1 (5.00%) OS/400
6 1 (5.00%) Solaris
6 1 (5.00%) Unix
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Vista
6 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (10.00%) High Availability
1 2 (10.00%) ITIL
2 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (5.00%) Coaching
2 1 (5.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 1 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (5.00%) DevOps
2 1 (5.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (5.00%) Line Management
2 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (5.00%) Service Management
2 1 (5.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) C
2 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.00%) C-shell
3 1 (5.00%) Ruby
3 1 (5.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) MCSA
1 2 (10.00%) MCSE
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.00%) CCIP
2 1 (5.00%) CCNA
2 1 (5.00%) CCNP
2 1 (5.00%) CCSP
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.00%) MCDST
2 1 (5.00%) MCITP
2 1 (5.00%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (85.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.00%) ISA Server
3 1 (5.00%) NFS
3 1 (5.00%) Samba
3 1 (5.00%) Terminal Services
3 1 (5.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (85.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (30.00%) VMware
3 3 (15.00%) Cisco
3 3 (15.00%) Citrix
4 1 (5.00%) Draytek
4 1 (5.00%) NETGEAR
4 1 (5.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.00%) Symantec
Luton
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford
Capita plc
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago