The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 68 73 46
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -27
Permanent jobs citing DNS 159 184 298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.57% 3.62% 5.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.29% 13.58% 17.97%
Number of salaries quoted 125 110 207
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +13.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £35,661 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+3.75% +0.45%
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
1196 1355 1658
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.84% 26.65% 29.33%
Number of salaries quoted 947 850 1064
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing DNS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 May 2016.

DNS Salary Histogram in Berkshire

DNS
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading -3 73 £50,000 +5.26% 6
Bracknell -13 14 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Slough +9 12 £51,250 +13.88% 3
Windsor +23 11 £37,500 -14.28%
Wokingham -11 10 £30,000 -
Newbury +5 9 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Thatcham - 3 - -
Maidenhead -8 2 £34,500 -44.80%
DNS
South East

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for DNS.

1 232 (64.09%) Windows
2 182 (50.28%) Active Directory
3 162 (44.75%) TCP/IP
4 161 (44.48%) VMware
5 149 (41.16%) Firewall
6 148 (40.88%) DHCP
7 139 (38.40%) Microsoft
8 135 (37.29%) Linux
9 127 (35.08%) Windows Server
10 113 (31.22%) VMware Infrastructure
11 100 (27.62%) Cisco
12 94 (25.97%) Windows Server 2008
13 83 (22.93%) SAN
14 79 (21.82%) Degree
15 76 (20.99%) Hyper-V
16 70 (19.34%) MS Exchange
17 68 (18.78%) Windows Server 2012
18 65 (17.96%) Internet
19 64 (17.68%) HTTP
19 64 (17.68%) DevOps
20 60 (16.57%) Python
21 58 (16.02%) VPN
21 58 (16.02%) SSL
22 57 (15.75%) Web Services
23 56 (15.47%) Perl
24 55 (15.19%) SQL
24 55 (15.19%) SMTP
24 55 (15.19%) Microsoft Azure
25 54 (14.92%) ITIL
26 53 (14.64%) Microsoft Certification

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 70 (19.34%) MS Exchange
2 44 (12.15%) IIS
3 38 (10.50%) JBoss
4 35 (9.67%) nginx
4 35 (9.67%) OpenStack
5 34 (9.39%) Apache
6 31 (8.56%) Exchange Server 2010
7 29 (8.01%) Tomcat
8 24 (6.63%) Skype for Business
9 22 (6.08%) SharePoint
10 18 (4.97%) Exchange Server 2013
11 17 (4.70%) CMS
11 17 (4.70%) WebLogic
12 11 (3.04%) Exchange Server 2007
12 11 (3.04%) IBM Domino
13 8 (2.21%) Exchange Server 2003
13 8 (2.21%) WebSphere
14 7 (1.93%) IBM Notes
15 6 (1.66%) SharePoint 2010
16 5 (1.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 50 (13.81%) MS Excel
2 30 (8.29%) MS Office
3 1 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.28%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.83%) Temenos T24
2 2 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 55 (15.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 51 (14.09%) Amazon AWS
3 23 (6.35%) SaaS
4 21 (5.80%) Office 365
5 12 (3.31%) Google Apps
6 2 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.28%) IaaS
7 1 (0.28%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 162 (44.75%) TCP/IP
2 149 (41.16%) Firewall
3 148 (40.88%) DHCP
4 83 (22.93%) SAN
5 65 (17.96%) Internet
6 64 (17.68%) HTTP
7 58 (16.02%) SSL
7 58 (16.02%) VPN
8 55 (15.19%) SMTP
9 36 (9.94%) LAN
9 36 (9.94%) WAN
10 35 (9.67%) FTP
11 32 (8.84%) LDAP
12 31 (8.56%) SSH
13 29 (8.01%) MPLS
14 25 (6.91%) VLAN
15 24 (6.63%) BGP
15 24 (6.63%) OSPF
16 23 (6.35%) Cisco ASA
16 23 (6.35%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (13.81%) SQL Server
2 25 (6.91%) PostgreSQL
3 23 (6.35%) Hadoop
3 23 (6.35%) MySQL
4 13 (3.59%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (2.49%) SQL Server 2014
6 8 (2.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 7 (1.93%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 7 (1.93%) Power BI
7 7 (1.93%) PowerPivot
7 7 (1.93%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (1.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (1.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (1.66%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (1.66%) SQL Server 2016
9 2 (0.55%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.28%) Big Data
10 1 (0.28%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.28%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 27 (7.46%) Jenkins
2 23 (6.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 11 (3.04%) Selenium
4 10 (2.76%) Gatling
4 10 (2.76%) JMeter
4 10 (2.76%) LoadRunner
4 10 (2.76%) TestNG
4 10 (2.76%) Visual Studio
5 4 (1.10%) ClearCase
5 4 (1.10%) Git (software)
5 4 (1.10%) JIRA
5 4 (1.10%) Subversion
5 4 (1.10%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.28%) Introscope
6 1 (0.28%) Moq
6 1 (0.28%) MSI
6 1 (0.28%) NUnit
6 1 (0.28%) WinDbg
General
1 33 (9.12%) Finance
2 30 (8.29%) Telecoms
3 22 (6.08%) Manufacturing
4 13 (3.59%) Retail
5 9 (2.49%) Marketing
6 6 (1.66%) Banking
7 4 (1.10%) Electronics
7 4 (1.10%) Legal
7 4 (1.10%) Publishing
8 1 (0.28%) Games
Job Titles
1 85 (23.48%) Support Engineer
2 62 (17.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 39 (10.77%) Network Engineer
4 38 (10.50%) Analyst
5 37 (10.22%) Administrator
5 37 (10.22%) Windows Engineer
6 35 (9.67%) IT Engineer
6 35 (9.67%) Linux Engineer
7 30 (8.29%) Systems Administrator
8 27 (7.46%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 26 (7.18%) Cloud Engineer
10 25 (6.91%) VMware Engineer
11 24 (6.63%) Technical Support
12 23 (6.35%) IT Support
13 22 (6.08%) 2nd Line Support
13 22 (6.08%) Support Analyst
14 21 (5.80%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
14 21 (5.80%) Technical Engineer
15 20 (5.52%) Cisco Engineer
15 20 (5.52%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (15.75%) Web Services
2 20 (5.52%) HTML
3 15 (4.14%) .NET
3 15 (4.14%) LAMP
4 12 (3.31%) LEMP Stack
4 12 (3.31%) MCollective
5 11 (3.04%) Ajax
5 11 (3.04%) ASP.NET
6 7 (1.93%) MDX
7 6 (1.66%) Regular Expression
8 5 (1.38%) XML
9 4 (1.10%) CSS
10 3 (0.83%) 802.1X
10 3 (0.83%) HTML5
10 3 (0.83%) Middleware
10 3 (0.83%) POSIX
11 2 (0.55%) EDI
11 2 (0.55%) IBM Integration Bus
11 2 (0.55%) JMS
11 2 (0.55%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 32 (8.84%) Computer Science
2 29 (8.01%) Data Centre
3 26 (7.18%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (6.35%) Management Information System
4 23 (6.35%) Visualisation
5 20 (5.52%) Clustering
6 19 (5.25%) Replication
7 16 (4.42%) Smartphone
8 7 (1.93%) PKI
9 6 (1.66%) Hybrid Cloud
10 5 (1.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 5 (1.38%) Statistics
10 5 (1.38%) Video Conferencing
11 4 (1.10%) Enterprise Storage
11 4 (1.10%) EqualLogic
11 4 (1.10%) FMCG
12 2 (0.55%) EPoS
12 2 (0.55%) Life Science
13 1 (0.28%) Client/Server
13 1 (0.28%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 232 (64.09%) Windows
2 135 (37.29%) Linux
3 127 (35.08%) Windows Server
4 94 (25.97%) Windows Server 2008
5 68 (18.78%) Windows Server 2012
6 36 (9.94%) Unix
7 27 (7.46%) Windows Server 2003
8 26 (7.18%) Mac OS X
9 23 (6.35%) Windows 7
10 22 (6.08%) Ubuntu
10 22 (6.08%) Windows 10
11 21 (5.80%) CentOS
11 21 (5.80%) Windows 8
12 11 (3.04%) Windows NT
13 9 (2.49%) Windows XP
14 7 (1.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 7 (1.93%) Windows Vista
15 6 (1.66%) Solaris
16 5 (1.38%) Mac OS
17 4 (1.10%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (17.68%) DevOps
2 54 (14.92%) ITIL
3 47 (12.98%) Agile Software Development
4 43 (11.88%) Scrum
5 30 (8.29%) Customer Engagement
6 26 (7.18%) Data Protection
7 25 (6.91%) Disaster Recovery
8 23 (6.35%) Data Visualisation
8 23 (6.35%) Information Security
9 21 (5.80%) SDLC
9 21 (5.80%) Service Delivery
10 20 (5.52%) Open Source
10 20 (5.52%) Project Management
11 19 (5.25%) Continuous Integration
11 19 (5.25%) Kanban
12 18 (4.97%) Root Cause Analysis
12 18 (4.97%) Workflow
13 17 (4.70%) Configuration Management
13 17 (4.70%) High Availability
13 17 (4.70%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 60 (16.57%) Python
2 56 (15.47%) Perl
3 55 (15.19%) SQL
4 42 (11.60%) PowerShell
5 23 (6.35%) Ruby
6 19 (5.25%) VBScript
7 18 (4.97%) Java
8 16 (4.42%) JavaScript
9 12 (3.31%) C++
9 12 (3.31%) VB
10 10 (2.76%) Bash Shell
11 8 (2.21%) T-SQL
12 7 (1.93%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 7 (1.93%) PHP
13 3 (0.83%) C
13 3 (0.83%) C#
13 3 (0.83%) PHP 5
13 3 (0.83%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.55%) Google Apps Script
14 2 (0.55%) Korn
Qualifications
1 79 (21.82%) Degree
2 53 (14.64%) Microsoft Certification
3 43 (11.88%) Cisco Certification
4 35 (9.67%) MCSE
5 27 (7.46%) CCNA
6 18 (4.97%) MCITP
7 14 (3.87%) CEH
7 14 (3.87%) CISSP
7 14 (3.87%) MCP
8 11 (3.04%) CCNP
9 10 (2.76%) ISEB
9 10 (2.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 10 (2.76%) MOS
9 10 (2.76%) SC Cleared
9 10 (2.76%) Security Cleared
10 6 (1.66%) SANS
10 6 (1.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (1.10%) VCP5
12 3 (0.83%) CompTIA Security+
12 3 (0.83%) GNVQ
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (9.39%) SLA
2 10 (2.76%) QA
3 2 (0.55%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.55%) SAS 70
4 1 (0.28%) GMP
4 1 (0.28%) HIPAA
4 1 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 182 (50.28%) Active Directory
2 113 (31.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 76 (20.99%) Hyper-V
4 29 (8.01%) vSphere
5 23 (6.35%) Docker
6 21 (5.80%) NFS
7 19 (5.25%) VMware ESX
8 17 (4.70%) VMware ESXi
9 16 (4.42%) Samba
10 14 (3.87%) XenApp
11 13 (3.59%) Squid
12 12 (3.31%) qmail
12 12 (3.31%) XenDesktop
13 10 (2.76%) Firmware
14 7 (1.93%) Terminal Services
15 6 (1.66%) Microsoft App-V
15 6 (1.66%) Snort
15 6 (1.66%) VMware Workstation
15 6 (1.66%) XenServer
16 5 (1.38%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 48 (13.26%) SCCM
2 25 (6.91%) Opscode Chef
2 25 (6.91%) Puppet
3 19 (5.25%) SCOM
4 18 (4.97%) Ansible
5 17 (4.70%) Backup Exec
6 14 (3.87%) Nagios
7 13 (3.59%) WSUS
8 12 (3.31%) Cacti
8 12 (3.31%) collectd
8 12 (3.31%) Ganglia
8 12 (3.31%) Graphite
8 12 (3.31%) logstash
8 12 (3.31%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 12 (3.31%) Simpana
8 12 (3.31%) ZABBIX
9 9 (2.49%) NetBackup
10 8 (2.21%) HP Data Protector
11 7 (1.93%) Legato
12 5 (1.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 161 (44.48%) VMware
2 139 (38.40%) Microsoft
3 100 (27.62%) Cisco
4 49 (13.54%) HP
5 44 (12.15%) F5
6 42 (11.60%) Citrix
7 31 (8.56%) Red Hat
8 27 (7.46%) Dell
9 26 (7.18%) Juniper
10 25 (6.91%) Veeam
11 21 (5.80%) EMC
11 21 (5.80%) IBM
12 19 (5.25%) CheckPoint
13 16 (4.42%) Intel Security
13 16 (4.42%) Splunk
14 12 (3.31%) Google
15 11 (3.04%) 3PAR
15 11 (3.04%) Oracle
15 11 (3.04%) Symantec
16 10 (2.76%) arcserve
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + market leading benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £23000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £34,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
MillsHill
Salary: £0 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent salary and benefits are on offer
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Slough
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Create IT LTD
Salary: From £17,500 to £23,000 per annum DoE. Healthcare after 12 months
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Bracknell, Berkshire
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + benefits
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