The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 46 81 69
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -12
Permanent jobs citing DNS 294 165 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 4.94% 3.00% 3.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.50% 10.91% 13.84%
Number of salaries quoted 186 121 173
Average salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,850 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
DNS
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1782 1513 1452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.94% 27.54% 26.09%
Number of salaries quoted 994 1093 1117
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +8 85 £42,500 +6.25% 6
Bracknell +39 78 £35,000 -6.66% 2
Slough +31 42 £45,000 -6.73% 5
Newbury -2 25 £34,000 +9.67%
Wokingham +2 17 £30,000 -40.00%
Maidenhead -9 12 £57,500 +4.54%
Windsor -20 2 £25,000 -35.48%
DNS
South East

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 342 (58.56%) Windows
2 277 (47.43%) Active Directory
3 273 (46.75%) Microsoft
4 261 (44.69%) DHCP
5 226 (38.70%) VMware
6 225 (38.53%) Firewall
7 203 (34.76%) TCP/IP
8 193 (33.05%) VMware Infrastructure
9 172 (29.45%) Cisco
10 170 (29.11%) Windows Server 2008
11 154 (26.37%) Linux
12 152 (26.03%) SQL
13 151 (25.86%) Windows Server 2003
14 136 (23.29%) Citrix
15 127 (21.75%) MS Exchange
16 123 (21.06%) Finance
17 122 (20.89%) Security Cleared
18 117 (20.03%) Telecoms
19 113 (19.35%) VPN
20 99 (16.95%) Internet
21 98 (16.78%) HP
22 96 (16.44%) SSL
23 95 (16.27%) BGP
24 94 (16.10%) IIS
25 93 (15.92%) OSPF
26 92 (15.75%) DV Cleared
27 85 (14.55%) SC Cleared
27 85 (14.55%) Red Hat
27 85 (14.55%) Cisco Certification
28 84 (14.38%) Retail

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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
1 127 (21.75%) MS Exchange
2 94 (16.10%) IIS
3 67 (11.47%) Apache
4 61 (10.45%) SharePoint
5 59 (10.10%) Exchange Server 2003
6 52 (8.90%) Exchange Server 2010
7 47 (8.05%) SharePoint 2010
8 40 (6.85%) Exchange Server 2007
9 32 (5.48%) Exchange Server 5.5
10 25 (4.28%) Lync
11 20 (3.42%) WebSphere
11 20 (3.42%) Tomcat
12 16 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2013
13 13 (2.23%) Lotus Domino
14 12 (2.05%) Resin
15 8 (1.37%) Drupal
15 8 (1.37%) SharePoint Server
15 8 (1.37%) Live Communications Server
15 8 (1.37%) GroupWise
16 7 (1.20%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 80 (13.70%) MS Excel
2 59 (10.10%) MS Office
3 13 (2.23%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (0.68%) Sage 200
2 3 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (3.25%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (2.23%) Office 365
3 12 (2.05%) SaaS
4 10 (1.71%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (1.54%) Google Apps
6 5 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (0.34%) Route 53
7 2 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.34%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.34%) CloudFront
8 1 (0.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 261 (44.69%) DHCP
2 225 (38.53%) Firewall
3 203 (34.76%) TCP/IP
4 113 (19.35%) VPN
5 99 (16.95%) Internet
6 96 (16.44%) SSL
7 95 (16.27%) BGP
8 93 (15.92%) OSPF
9 81 (13.87%) MPLS
10 76 (13.01%) SMTP
11 70 (11.99%) WAN
12 69 (11.82%) HTTP
13 64 (10.96%) VoIP
14 62 (10.62%) SNMP
15 55 (9.42%) LAN
15 55 (9.42%) LDAP
16 54 (9.25%) Network Security
17 45 (7.71%) Cisco Nexus
18 44 (7.53%) SAN
19 42 (7.19%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (11.30%) SQL Server
2 38 (6.51%) EDRMS
3 37 (6.34%) MySQL
4 32 (5.48%) IDOL
5 17 (2.91%) Oracle Database
6 16 (2.74%) SQL Server 2005
7 15 (2.57%) SQL Server 2008
8 13 (2.23%) Relational Database
9 11 (1.88%) SQL Server 2012
10 10 (1.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 8 (1.37%) MS Access
12 7 (1.20%) RDBMS
13 6 (1.03%) Crystal Reports
14 3 (0.51%) Oracle Database 11g
15 2 (0.34%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 2 (0.34%) Amazon RDS
16 1 (0.17%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 22 (3.77%) MSI
2 3 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (0.51%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.34%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.17%) Apache Ivy
4 1 (0.17%) Hudson
4 1 (0.17%) Gradle
4 1 (0.17%) Ant
4 1 (0.17%) IntelliJ
4 1 (0.17%) Subversion
4 1 (0.17%) Maven
4 1 (0.17%) JIRA
4 1 (0.17%) Selenium
General
1 123 (21.06%) Finance
2 117 (20.03%) Telecoms
3 84 (14.38%) Retail
4 32 (5.48%) Billing
5 16 (2.74%) German Language
6 7 (1.20%) Electronics
7 5 (0.86%) French Language
8 4 (0.68%) Italian Language
9 3 (0.51%) Spanish Language
9 3 (0.51%) Back Office
10 2 (0.34%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.17%) Advertising
11 1 (0.17%) Marketing
11 1 (0.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 117 (20.03%) Support Engineer
2 69 (11.82%) Administrator
3 45 (7.71%) Systems Administrator
4 43 (7.36%) 3rd Line Support
5 41 (7.02%) Network Engineer
5 41 (7.02%) Analyst
6 37 (6.34%) Consultant
7 35 (5.99%) Technical Support
7 35 (5.99%) Security Engineer
7 35 (5.99%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 29 (4.97%) Linux Administrator
8 29 (4.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 26 (4.45%) Technical Engineer
9 26 (4.45%) Linux Engineer
10 24 (4.11%) Support Analyst
11 21 (3.60%) Systems Engineer
12 20 (3.42%) Technical Support Engineer
12 20 (3.42%) Server Engineer
12 20 (3.42%) Technical Design Authority
13 19 (3.25%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (5.82%) SOAP
2 21 (3.60%) XML
3 13 (2.23%) COM
3 13 (2.23%) Rendezvous
4 12 (2.05%) Java EE
5 11 (1.88%) Web Services
6 7 (1.20%) Ajax
7 6 (1.03%) HTML
8 5 (0.86%) .NET
8 5 (0.86%) Servlets
8 5 (0.86%) SAML
8 5 (0.86%) XSLT
9 4 (0.68%) ODBC
9 4 (0.68%) Flash
9 4 (0.68%) XHTML
9 4 (0.68%) MAPI
9 4 (0.68%) CGI
9 4 (0.68%) J2EE
9 4 (0.68%) FIX Protocol
10 3 (0.51%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 45 (7.71%) Statistics
2 29 (4.97%) Clustering
3 28 (4.79%) Smartphone
4 16 (2.74%) Mobile App
5 15 (2.57%) Video Conferencing
5 15 (2.57%) Blackberry
6 14 (2.40%) IVR
6 14 (2.40%) Computer Science
7 13 (2.23%) Mathematics
7 13 (2.23%) Management Information System
8 12 (2.05%) Client/Server
8 12 (2.05%) Enterprise Storage
9 11 (1.88%) Fat Client
9 11 (1.88%) Thin Client
10 10 (1.71%) Replication
11 8 (1.37%) PKI
11 8 (1.37%) Firmware
11 8 (1.37%) iPhone
12 5 (0.86%) CLARiiON
13 4 (0.68%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 342 (58.56%) Windows
2 170 (29.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 154 (26.37%) Linux
4 151 (25.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 82 (14.04%) Windows XP
6 66 (11.30%) Windows Server 2012
7 58 (9.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 57 (9.76%) UNIX
9 41 (7.02%) Windows 7
10 40 (6.85%) CentOS
11 36 (6.16%) Windows 2000
12 35 (5.99%) Solaris
13 20 (3.42%) Windows Vista
14 13 (2.23%) SUSE
15 10 (1.71%) Ubuntu
15 10 (1.71%) Windows 8
16 8 (1.37%) Android
17 7 (1.20%) Mac OS X
18 4 (0.68%) Windows Phone
18 4 (0.68%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (13.18%) ITIL
2 75 (12.84%) Network Management
3 63 (10.79%) Load Balancing
4 48 (8.22%) Incident Management
5 42 (7.19%) Disaster Recovery
6 37 (6.34%) Software Distribution
7 36 (6.16%) Kalman Filter
8 35 (5.99%) Time Management
9 30 (5.14%) Problem Management
10 27 (4.62%) Capacity Management
11 26 (4.45%) Migration
12 24 (4.11%) Network Design
12 24 (4.11%) Project Management
12 24 (4.11%) Change Management
13 22 (3.77%) Data Security
14 20 (3.42%) Service Management
15 15 (2.57%) Performance Monitoring
16 14 (2.40%) Service Delivery
16 14 (2.40%) Software Testing
17 13 (2.23%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 152 (26.03%) SQL
2 76 (13.01%) PowerShell
3 42 (7.19%) Perl
4 38 (6.51%) Bash Shell
5 37 (6.34%) Java
6 27 (4.62%) Python
7 24 (4.11%) VBScript
7 24 (4.11%) VB
8 9 (1.54%) PHP
9 8 (1.37%) T-SQL
10 7 (1.20%) Shell Script
11 6 (1.03%) JavaScript
12 5 (0.86%) Google Apps Script
13 3 (0.51%) C#
14 1 (0.17%) C
14 1 (0.17%) Ruby
14 1 (0.17%) Korn
14 1 (0.17%) C-shell
14 1 (0.17%) R
Qualifications
1 122 (20.89%) Security Cleared
2 92 (15.75%) DV Cleared
3 85 (14.55%) SC Cleared
3 85 (14.55%) Cisco Certification
4 73 (12.50%) Degree
5 64 (10.96%) CCNA
6 49 (8.39%) Microsoft Certification
7 40 (6.85%) MCSE
8 30 (5.14%) CCNP
8 30 (5.14%) MCITP
9 15 (2.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 14 (2.40%) MCP
10 14 (2.40%) MCSA
10 14 (2.40%) ISEB
10 14 (2.40%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 13 (2.23%) ITIL Certification
12 10 (1.71%) RHCE
13 7 (1.20%) MCDBA
13 7 (1.20%) CCIE
13 7 (1.20%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (7.19%) SLA
2 30 (5.14%) PCI DSS
3 29 (4.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 23 (3.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 17 (2.91%) QA
6 4 (0.68%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.68%) COBIT
System Software
1 277 (47.43%) Active Directory
2 193 (33.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 81 (13.87%) VMware ESXi
4 70 (11.99%) Hyper-V
5 49 (8.39%) ISA Server
6 46 (7.88%) VMware ESX
7 38 (6.51%) vSphere
8 29 (4.97%) XenApp
9 22 (3.77%) XenDesktop
10 21 (3.60%) NFS
11 18 (3.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 11 (1.88%) vCloud
13 9 (1.54%) KVM
14 8 (1.37%) VMware Workstation
15 6 (1.03%) Terminal Services
16 5 (0.86%) Microsoft App-V
16 5 (0.86%) Xen
16 5 (0.86%) DFS Replication
16 5 (0.86%) Forefront TMG
16 5 (0.86%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 69 (11.82%) SCCM
2 47 (8.05%) NetBackup
3 23 (3.94%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 23 (3.94%) WSUS
4 21 (3.60%) SCOM
5 17 (2.91%) HP NNM
5 17 (2.91%) CiscoWorks
6 16 (2.74%) Zenoss
6 16 (2.74%) Puppet
7 15 (2.57%) SCVMM
8 14 (2.40%) Nagios
9 13 (2.23%) ARCserve
9 13 (2.23%) Munin
10 12 (2.05%) HP SIM
11 11 (1.88%) EMC NetWorker
12 10 (1.71%) Netcool
13 9 (1.54%) Veritas Storage Foundation
13 9 (1.54%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 9 (1.54%) Plesk
14 8 (1.37%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 273 (46.75%) Microsoft
2 226 (38.70%) VMware
3 172 (29.45%) Cisco
4 136 (23.29%) Citrix
5 98 (16.78%) HP
6 85 (14.55%) Red Hat
7 79 (13.53%) Juniper
8 75 (12.84%) Oracle
9 68 (11.64%) F5
10 53 (9.08%) Fujitsu
11 52 (8.90%) Veritas
12 43 (7.36%) Meridio
13 35 (5.99%) CheckPoint
14 23 (3.94%) Veeam
15 22 (3.77%) WatchGuard
15 22 (3.77%) Dell
15 22 (3.77%) EMC
16 18 (3.08%) IBM
17 15 (2.57%) Apple
18 14 (2.40%) Huawei
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