The first table below looks at the demand for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 43 69 76
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +7
Permanent jobs citing DNS 285 187 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 5.21% 3.42% 3.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.80% 12.42% 12.08%
Number of salaries quoted 187 147 169
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1601 1506 1623
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.29% 27.55% 26.87%
Number of salaries quoted 944 1138 1257
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,150 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
DNS
South East

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

DNS
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

DNS Salary Trend in Berkshire

DNS
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

DNS Salary Histogram in Berkshire

DNS
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. 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
Reading +13 94 £37,500 -6.25% 9
Bracknell +27 70 £37,750 +23.77% 2
Newbury +9 28 £35,000 +16.66%
Slough +16 25 £55,000 -2.22% 5
Wokingham +4 12 £30,000 -45.45% 2
Maidenhead -4 8 £57,500 +2.22%
Windsor - 5 £25,000 -
DNS
South East

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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.

1 294 (56.00%) Windows
2 228 (43.43%) Active Directory
3 224 (42.67%) Microsoft
3 224 (42.67%) DHCP
4 221 (42.10%) Firewall
5 191 (36.38%) VMware
6 189 (36.00%) TCP/IP
7 158 (30.10%) Cisco
8 151 (28.76%) VMware Infrastructure
9 150 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
10 144 (27.43%) Linux
11 122 (23.24%) Windows Server 2003
12 116 (22.10%) MS Exchange
13 114 (21.71%) SQL
14 111 (21.14%) Telecoms
15 106 (20.19%) Citrix
16 105 (20.00%) Finance
17 101 (19.24%) Internet
17 101 (19.24%) VPN
18 95 (18.10%) Security Cleared
19 92 (17.52%) HP
20 89 (16.95%) BGP
21 85 (16.19%) SSL
22 83 (15.81%) OSPF
23 81 (15.43%) SMTP
24 80 (15.24%) Retail
25 77 (14.67%) Red Hat
26 74 (14.10%) MPLS
27 73 (13.90%) HTTP
27 73 (13.90%) MS Excel

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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
1 116 (22.10%) MS Exchange
2 72 (13.71%) IIS
3 52 (9.90%) Apache
4 50 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 50 (9.52%) SharePoint
5 46 (8.76%) Exchange Server 2003
6 40 (7.62%) Exchange Server 2007
7 34 (6.48%) SharePoint 2010
8 27 (5.14%) Exchange Server 5.5
9 24 (4.57%) Tomcat
10 19 (3.62%) WebSphere
11 17 (3.24%) Lync
12 15 (2.86%) CMS
13 12 (2.29%) Alfresco
13 12 (2.29%) Drupal
13 12 (2.29%) WordPress
13 12 (2.29%) Exchange Server 2013
14 11 (2.10%) Lotus Domino
15 9 (1.71%) SharePoint Server
16 8 (1.52%) Resin
Applications
1 73 (13.90%) MS Excel
2 55 (10.48%) MS Office
3 11 (2.10%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.19%) MS Project
5 1 (0.19%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 4 (0.76%) Sage 200
2 3 (0.57%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 16 (3.05%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (2.67%) SaaS
3 11 (2.10%) Office 365
3 11 (2.10%) Cloud Computing
4 10 (1.90%) Google Apps
5 7 (1.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (0.57%) IaaS
7 2 (0.38%) Route 53
7 2 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.38%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.38%) PaaS
7 2 (0.38%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 224 (42.67%) DHCP
2 221 (42.10%) Firewall
3 189 (36.00%) TCP/IP
4 101 (19.24%) Internet
4 101 (19.24%) VPN
5 89 (16.95%) BGP
6 85 (16.19%) SSL
7 83 (15.81%) OSPF
8 81 (15.43%) SMTP
9 74 (14.10%) MPLS
10 73 (13.90%) HTTP
11 68 (12.95%) SNMP
12 66 (12.57%) VoIP
13 60 (11.43%) WAN
14 54 (10.29%) LDAP
15 51 (9.71%) Cisco Nexus
16 48 (9.14%) LAN
17 42 (8.00%) FTP
17 42 (8.00%) VLAN
17 42 (8.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (11.05%) SQL Server
2 28 (5.33%) MySQL
3 23 (4.38%) EDRMS
4 17 (3.24%) IDOL
4 17 (3.24%) SQL Server 2008
5 15 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
6 14 (2.67%) Relational Database
7 13 (2.48%) SQL Server 2012
8 12 (2.29%) Oracle Database
9 10 (1.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (1.52%) RDBMS
11 6 (1.14%) Crystal Reports
12 3 (0.57%) MS Access
12 3 (0.57%) Oracle Database 11g
13 2 (0.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 2 (0.38%) Amazon RDS
14 1 (0.19%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 15 (2.86%) MSI
2 5 (0.95%) Selenium
3 4 (0.76%) NUnit
3 4 (0.76%) TestComplete
4 3 (0.57%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.38%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.19%) Hudson
6 1 (0.19%) Apache Ivy
6 1 (0.19%) Gradle
6 1 (0.19%) Ant
6 1 (0.19%) IntelliJ
6 1 (0.19%) JIRA
6 1 (0.19%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.19%) Subversion
6 1 (0.19%) Maven
General
1 111 (21.14%) Telecoms
2 105 (20.00%) Finance
3 80 (15.24%) Retail
4 42 (8.00%) Billing
5 16 (3.05%) German Language
6 7 (1.33%) Electronics
7 5 (0.95%) Back Office
8 4 (0.76%) French Language
8 4 (0.76%) Italian Language
9 3 (0.57%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.57%) Spanish Language
10 2 (0.38%) Marketing
11 1 (0.19%) Front Office
11 1 (0.19%) Advertising
11 1 (0.19%) Legal
Job Titles
1 101 (19.24%) Support Engineer
2 62 (11.81%) Administrator
3 47 (8.95%) Security Engineer
4 45 (8.57%) Systems Administrator
5 43 (8.19%) Network Engineer
6 36 (6.86%) 3rd Line Support
7 35 (6.67%) Analyst
8 34 (6.48%) Consultant
9 32 (6.10%) Technical Support
10 29 (5.52%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 28 (5.33%) Linux Engineer
12 27 (5.14%) Linux Administrator
13 25 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 24 (4.57%) Architect
15 22 (4.19%) Design Engineer
15 22 (4.19%) Senior Security Engineer
15 22 (4.19%) IP Engineer
15 22 (4.19%) Senior IP Engineer
15 22 (4.19%) Senior Design Engineer
16 20 (3.81%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (6.10%) SOAP
2 15 (2.86%) XML
2 15 (2.86%) COM
3 13 (2.48%) .NET
4 9 (1.71%) HTML
4 9 (1.71%) Rendezvous
5 8 (1.52%) Ajax
5 8 (1.52%) Java EE
5 8 (1.52%) Web Services
6 5 (0.95%) XSLT
6 5 (0.95%) Servlets
6 5 (0.95%) SAML
6 5 (0.95%) Silverlight
7 4 (0.76%) CGI
7 4 (0.76%) MAPI
7 4 (0.76%) Flash
7 4 (0.76%) XHTML
7 4 (0.76%) ODBC
7 4 (0.76%) ASP.NET
7 4 (0.76%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 38 (7.24%) Smartphone
2 26 (4.95%) Statistics
3 23 (4.38%) Clustering
4 16 (3.05%) Blackberry
4 16 (3.05%) Management Information System
5 13 (2.48%) Mobile App
5 13 (2.48%) Computer Science
6 12 (2.29%) Client/Server
6 12 (2.29%) Enterprise Storage
7 11 (2.10%) iPhone
8 10 (1.90%) IVR
8 10 (1.90%) PKI
9 9 (1.71%) Mathematics
10 7 (1.33%) Thin Client
10 7 (1.33%) Fat Client
10 7 (1.33%) Replication
11 5 (0.95%) Open Source
11 5 (0.95%) CLARiiON
12 4 (0.76%) PMI
13 3 (0.57%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 294 (56.00%) Windows
2 150 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 144 (27.43%) Linux
4 122 (23.24%) Windows Server 2003
5 65 (12.38%) Windows XP
6 60 (11.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 56 (10.67%) Windows Server 2012
8 47 (8.95%) UNIX
9 39 (7.43%) CentOS
10 37 (7.05%) Windows 7
11 32 (6.10%) Windows 2000
12 29 (5.52%) Solaris
13 16 (3.05%) Windows Vista
14 15 (2.86%) Ubuntu
15 13 (2.48%) SUSE
16 12 (2.29%) Mac OS X
17 11 (2.10%) Windows 8
18 10 (1.90%) Android
19 6 (1.14%) Windows Phone
20 4 (0.76%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (13.33%) Network Management
2 62 (11.81%) Load Balancing
3 59 (11.24%) ITIL
4 40 (7.62%) Disaster Recovery
5 33 (6.29%) Problem Management
5 33 (6.29%) Incident Management
6 32 (6.10%) Software Distribution
7 28 (5.33%) Migration
7 28 (5.33%) Capacity Management
8 25 (4.76%) Time Management
9 24 (4.57%) Network Design
10 23 (4.38%) Project Management
11 20 (3.81%) Service Management
12 16 (3.05%) Performance Monitoring
12 16 (3.05%) Data Security
13 14 (2.67%) Software Testing
13 14 (2.67%) Change Management
13 14 (2.67%) CRM
14 13 (2.48%) Service Delivery
15 11 (2.10%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 114 (21.71%) SQL
2 51 (9.71%) Perl
3 49 (9.33%) PowerShell
4 37 (7.05%) Java
5 31 (5.90%) Bash Shell
6 27 (5.14%) Python
7 22 (4.19%) VBScript
7 22 (4.19%) VB
8 9 (1.71%) JavaScript
8 9 (1.71%) T-SQL
9 8 (1.52%) Shell Script
9 8 (1.52%) PHP
10 6 (1.14%) Google Apps Script
11 1 (0.19%) R
11 1 (0.19%) C-shell
11 1 (0.19%) C
11 1 (0.19%) Korn
11 1 (0.19%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 95 (18.10%) Security Cleared
2 72 (13.71%) DV Cleared
2 72 (13.71%) Degree
3 69 (13.14%) SC Cleared
3 69 (13.14%) Cisco Certification
4 53 (10.10%) CCNA
5 45 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 36 (6.86%) MCSE
7 30 (5.71%) MCITP
8 29 (5.52%) CCNP
9 16 (3.05%) MCP
10 15 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 14 (2.67%) ISEB
11 14 (2.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 13 (2.48%) RHCE
13 11 (2.10%) MCSA
13 11 (2.10%) ITIL Certification
14 10 (1.90%) CCIE
15 7 (1.33%) VCP5
15 7 (1.33%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (8.00%) SLA
2 24 (4.57%) PCI DSS
3 21 (4.00%) QA
4 17 (3.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 13 (2.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.19%) COBIT
System Software
1 228 (43.43%) Active Directory
2 151 (28.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 60 (11.43%) Hyper-V
4 59 (11.24%) VMware ESXi
5 42 (8.00%) VMware ESX
6 35 (6.67%) ISA Server
7 33 (6.29%) XenApp
8 26 (4.95%) vSphere
9 24 (4.57%) XenDesktop
10 18 (3.43%) NFS
11 11 (2.10%) vCloud
12 9 (1.71%) KVM
13 8 (1.52%) Microsoft App-V
14 6 (1.14%) VMware Workstation
14 6 (1.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 6 (1.14%) Terminal Services
15 5 (0.95%) Forefront TMG
15 5 (0.95%) Xen
15 5 (0.95%) Sendmail
16 4 (0.76%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 58 (11.05%) SCCM
2 29 (5.52%) NetBackup
3 25 (4.76%) SCOM
4 23 (4.38%) WSUS
5 18 (3.43%) HP NNM
5 18 (3.43%) CiscoWorks
6 16 (3.05%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 15 (2.86%) SCVMM
8 13 (2.48%) Plesk
9 12 (2.29%) HP SIM
9 12 (2.29%) Puppet
10 11 (2.10%) EMC NetWorker
11 10 (1.90%) Nagios
11 10 (1.90%) ARCserve
12 9 (1.71%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 9 (1.71%) Munin
13 5 (0.95%) Veritas Storage Foundation
14 4 (0.76%) Backup Exec
14 4 (0.76%) Zenoss
14 4 (0.76%) Netcool
Vendors
1 224 (42.67%) Microsoft
2 191 (36.38%) VMware
3 158 (30.10%) Cisco
4 106 (20.19%) Citrix
5 92 (17.52%) HP
6 77 (14.67%) Red Hat
7 65 (12.38%) Juniper
7 65 (12.38%) F5
8 54 (10.29%) Oracle
9 37 (7.05%) CheckPoint
9 37 (7.05%) Fujitsu
10 35 (6.67%) Veritas
11 26 (4.95%) Dell
12 24 (4.57%) WatchGuard
13 23 (4.38%) Veeam
13 23 (4.38%) Meridio
14 20 (3.81%) Apple
15 18 (3.43%) IBM
16 16 (3.05%) ArcSight
16 16 (3.05%) EMC
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: £60,000 per annum + 7% on-call + 10% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 17 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Asset Resourcing
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 25K to 40K + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Step Ahead Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £45000.00 - £51000.00 per annum + 2,500 standby allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £450 - £500 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: Please apply for more details
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £38,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Woodley, Berkshire
TechnoRecruit
Posted: 7 days ago
Woodley, Berkshire
TechnoRecruit
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Asset Resourcing
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading
360 Resourcing
Salary: £20k - 28k per year
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Bonus + Significant additional benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Wokingham
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + + Bonus + Further Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Wokingham
Capita - ITMS
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + + Bonus + Further Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago