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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 71 64 43
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -21
Permanent jobs citing DNS 154 205 304
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.43% 4.01% 5.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.84% 15.32% 18.35%
Number of salaries quoted 116 124 211
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £37,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.77%
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
1113 1338 1657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 24.79% 26.15% 29.92%
Number of salaries quoted 865 857 1036
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 -31 49 £47,500 +2.70% 3
Slough +24 23 £50,000 +14.28% 1
Bracknell +2 22 £45,000 -10.00%
Windsor +16 10 £37,500 -14.28%
Wokingham -14 7 £25,000 - 2
Newbury +2 6 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Thatcham - 3 - -
Maidenhead -24 2 £37,500 -11.76%
DNS
South East

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 (63.56%) Windows
2 188 (51.51%) Active Directory
3 163 (44.66%) VMware
4 162 (44.38%) DHCP
4 162 (44.38%) TCP/IP
5 145 (39.73%) Firewall
6 134 (36.71%) Microsoft
6 134 (36.71%) Linux
7 125 (34.25%) Windows Server
8 112 (30.68%) VMware Infrastructure
9 104 (28.49%) Cisco
10 103 (28.22%) Windows Server 2008
11 83 (22.74%) Degree
12 81 (22.19%) SAN
13 75 (20.55%) Hyper-V
14 74 (20.27%) MS Exchange
15 68 (18.63%) Python
16 66 (18.08%) HTTP
16 66 (18.08%) Windows Server 2012
17 65 (17.81%) DevOps
18 64 (17.53%) Internet
19 63 (17.26%) Perl
20 59 (16.16%) VPN
21 56 (15.34%) SSL
22 51 (13.97%) Amazon AWS
23 50 (13.70%) Microsoft Azure
23 50 (13.70%) Web Services
24 49 (13.42%) SQL Server
24 49 (13.42%) MS Excel
24 49 (13.42%) HP

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 74 (20.27%) MS Exchange
2 41 (11.23%) IIS
3 36 (9.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 36 (9.86%) JBoss
4 35 (9.59%) OpenStack
5 31 (8.49%) Apache
5 31 (8.49%) nginx
6 28 (7.67%) Tomcat
7 23 (6.30%) CMS
7 23 (6.30%) Skype for Business
8 18 (4.93%) Exchange Server 2007
8 18 (4.93%) Exchange Server 2013
8 18 (4.93%) SharePoint
9 17 (4.66%) WebLogic
10 9 (2.47%) IBM Domino
11 8 (2.19%) WebSphere
12 7 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2003
12 7 (1.92%) IBM Notes
13 6 (1.64%) SharePoint 2010
14 5 (1.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 49 (13.42%) MS Excel
2 24 (6.58%) MS Office
3 1 (0.27%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.27%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (1.37%) Temenos T24
2 2 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 51 (13.97%) Amazon AWS
2 50 (13.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (6.85%) Office 365
4 23 (6.30%) SaaS
5 10 (2.74%) Google Apps
6 6 (1.64%) SoftLayer
7 2 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 1 (0.27%) Adobe Analytics
8 1 (0.27%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.27%) IaaS
8 1 (0.27%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 162 (44.38%) DHCP
1 162 (44.38%) TCP/IP
2 145 (39.73%) Firewall
3 81 (22.19%) SAN
4 66 (18.08%) HTTP
5 64 (17.53%) Internet
6 59 (16.16%) VPN
7 56 (15.34%) SSL
8 47 (12.88%) SMTP
9 39 (10.68%) FTP
10 37 (10.14%) LAN
10 37 (10.14%) WAN
11 35 (9.59%) LDAP
12 30 (8.22%) MPLS
12 30 (8.22%) SSH
13 27 (7.40%) VLAN
13 27 (7.40%) VoIP
14 24 (6.58%) Cisco ASA
15 21 (5.75%) BGP
15 21 (5.75%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (13.42%) SQL Server
2 20 (5.48%) PostgreSQL
3 19 (5.21%) MySQL
4 18 (4.93%) Hadoop
5 9 (2.47%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (2.19%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (1.64%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (1.10%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (0.55%) Big Data
9 2 (0.55%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (0.55%) NoSQL
9 2 (0.55%) Power BI
9 2 (0.55%) PowerPivot
9 2 (0.55%) Relational Database
9 2 (0.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (0.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.27%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.27%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 22 (6.03%) Jenkins
2 18 (4.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 16 (4.38%) Selenium
4 15 (4.11%) Gatling
4 15 (4.11%) JMeter
4 15 (4.11%) LoadRunner
4 15 (4.11%) TestNG
4 15 (4.11%) Visual Studio
5 6 (1.64%) Vagrant
6 4 (1.10%) ClearCase
6 4 (1.10%) Git (software)
6 4 (1.10%) JIRA
6 4 (1.10%) Subversion
6 4 (1.10%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.27%) Introscope
7 1 (0.27%) Maven
7 1 (0.27%) Moq
7 1 (0.27%) MSI
7 1 (0.27%) NUnit
7 1 (0.27%) WinDbg
General
1 41 (11.23%) Finance
2 27 (7.40%) Telecoms
3 22 (6.03%) Manufacturing
4 12 (3.29%) Retail
5 9 (2.47%) Marketing
6 8 (2.19%) Banking
7 4 (1.10%) Publishing
8 3 (0.82%) Electronics
8 3 (0.82%) Games
8 3 (0.82%) Legal
9 1 (0.27%) Back Office
9 1 (0.27%) Billing
9 1 (0.27%) German Language
Job Titles
1 94 (25.75%) Support Engineer
2 59 (16.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 40 (10.96%) Windows Engineer
4 38 (10.41%) Network Engineer
5 36 (9.86%) Administrator
6 35 (9.59%) Analyst
7 34 (9.32%) IT Engineer
8 31 (8.49%) Linux Engineer
9 30 (8.22%) Systems Administrator
10 27 (7.40%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 26 (7.12%) VMware Engineer
12 25 (6.85%) Systems Engineer
13 24 (6.58%) Server Engineer
14 23 (6.30%) IT Support
15 22 (6.03%) Cloud Engineer
15 22 (6.03%) Senior Windows Engineer
15 22 (6.03%) Technical Support
16 21 (5.75%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
16 21 (5.75%) Technical Engineer
17 20 (5.48%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (13.70%) Web Services
2 26 (7.12%) HTML
3 21 (5.75%) .NET
4 16 (4.38%) Ajax
4 16 (4.38%) ASP.NET
5 14 (3.84%) LAMP
6 12 (3.29%) LEMP Stack
6 12 (3.29%) MCollective
7 7 (1.92%) Regular Expression
8 4 (1.10%) CSS
8 4 (1.10%) XML
9 3 (0.82%) HTML5
9 3 (0.82%) Middleware
9 3 (0.82%) POSIX
10 2 (0.55%) 802.1X
10 2 (0.55%) EDI
10 2 (0.55%) JMS
10 2 (0.55%) MDX
10 2 (0.55%) Oracle Fusion
10 2 (0.55%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 35 (9.59%) Computer Science
2 33 (9.04%) Data Centre
3 26 (7.12%) Clustering
4 23 (6.30%) Replication
5 21 (5.75%) Analytical Skills
6 20 (5.48%) Management Information System
7 18 (4.93%) Visualisation
8 14 (3.84%) Smartphone
9 9 (2.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 9 (2.47%) Hybrid Cloud
10 7 (1.92%) PKI
11 6 (1.64%) FlexPod
12 5 (1.37%) VCE vBlock
13 4 (1.10%) EqualLogic
13 4 (1.10%) FMCG
13 4 (1.10%) Statistics
14 3 (0.82%) Handset
14 3 (0.82%) Video Conferencing
15 2 (0.55%) Fat Client
15 2 (0.55%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 232 (63.56%) Windows
2 134 (36.71%) Linux
3 125 (34.25%) Windows Server
4 103 (28.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 66 (18.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 40 (10.96%) Unix
7 27 (7.40%) Windows Server 2003
8 26 (7.12%) Windows 10
8 26 (7.12%) Windows 7
9 24 (6.58%) Mac OS X
10 22 (6.03%) Windows 8
11 21 (5.75%) CentOS
11 21 (5.75%) Ubuntu
12 11 (3.01%) Windows NT
13 7 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 7 (1.92%) Windows XP
14 6 (1.64%) Windows Vista
15 5 (1.37%) Apple iOS
15 5 (1.37%) Mac OS
15 5 (1.37%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (17.81%) DevOps
2 46 (12.60%) ITIL
3 45 (12.33%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (11.51%) Scrum
5 24 (6.58%) Disaster Recovery
5 24 (6.58%) SDLC
6 23 (6.30%) Customer Engagement
6 23 (6.30%) Kanban
6 23 (6.30%) Service Delivery
7 22 (6.03%) Continuous Integration
7 22 (6.03%) Open Source
7 22 (6.03%) Workflow
8 21 (5.75%) Root Cause Analysis
9 19 (5.21%) Data Protection
9 19 (5.21%) Presales
10 18 (4.93%) Configuration Management
10 18 (4.93%) Data Visualisation
10 18 (4.93%) High Availability
11 17 (4.66%) Migration
11 17 (4.66%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 68 (18.63%) Python
2 63 (17.26%) Perl
3 47 (12.88%) PowerShell
4 43 (11.78%) SQL
5 26 (7.12%) Java
6 24 (6.58%) Ruby
7 23 (6.30%) JavaScript
8 19 (5.21%) VBScript
9 17 (4.66%) VB
10 15 (4.11%) Bash Shell
11 10 (2.74%) C++
12 7 (1.92%) PHP
13 3 (0.82%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.55%) C
14 2 (0.55%) C#
14 2 (0.55%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 2 (0.55%) Google Apps Script
14 2 (0.55%) Korn
15 1 (0.27%) Jython
15 1 (0.27%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 83 (22.74%) Degree
2 47 (12.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 45 (12.33%) Cisco Certification
4 35 (9.59%) CCNA
5 33 (9.04%) MCSE
6 16 (4.38%) MCITP
7 15 (4.11%) CEH
7 15 (4.11%) MCP
8 14 (3.84%) ISEB
8 14 (3.84%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 13 (3.56%) CISSP
10 12 (3.29%) Security Cleared
11 11 (3.01%) SC Cleared
12 10 (2.74%) CCNP
13 9 (2.47%) MCSA
13 9 (2.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 8 (2.19%) MOS
15 6 (1.64%) SANS
15 6 (1.64%) VCDX
16 4 (1.10%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (9.32%) SLA
2 14 (3.84%) QA
3 8 (2.19%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.10%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.27%) GMP
5 1 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.27%) SAS 70
System Software
1 188 (51.51%) Active Directory
2 112 (30.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 75 (20.55%) Hyper-V
4 46 (12.60%) vSphere
5 24 (6.58%) Docker
6 20 (5.48%) NFS
6 20 (5.48%) VMware ESXi
7 18 (4.93%) VMware ESX
8 16 (4.38%) Firmware
9 14 (3.84%) Samba
10 13 (3.56%) Squid
11 12 (3.29%) qmail
12 11 (3.01%) XenApp
13 10 (2.74%) XenDesktop
14 9 (2.47%) Virtual Machines
15 7 (1.92%) Snort
15 7 (1.92%) Terminal Services
15 7 (1.92%) Virtual Servers
16 6 (1.64%) Virtual Desktop
16 6 (1.64%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 44 (12.05%) SCCM
2 29 (7.95%) Puppet
3 26 (7.12%) Opscode Chef
4 24 (6.58%) Ansible
5 18 (4.93%) Backup Exec
5 18 (4.93%) WSUS
6 14 (3.84%) Nagios
6 14 (3.84%) SCOM
7 13 (3.56%) HP Data Protector
8 12 (3.29%) Cacti
8 12 (3.29%) collectd
8 12 (3.29%) Ganglia
8 12 (3.29%) Graphite
8 12 (3.29%) logstash
8 12 (3.29%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 12 (3.29%) ZABBIX
9 11 (3.01%) Simpana
10 9 (2.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 8 (2.19%) NetBackup
11 8 (2.19%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 163 (44.66%) VMware
2 134 (36.71%) Microsoft
3 104 (28.49%) Cisco
4 49 (13.42%) HP
5 42 (11.51%) Citrix
6 41 (11.23%) F5
7 29 (7.95%) Red Hat
8 25 (6.85%) Juniper
8 25 (6.85%) Veeam
9 20 (5.48%) Dell
10 18 (4.93%) CheckPoint
10 18 (4.93%) IBM
11 17 (4.66%) EMC
12 16 (4.38%) Intel Security
13 15 (4.11%) Splunk
14 12 (3.29%) 3PAR
14 12 (3.29%) Oracle
15 11 (3.01%) Google
15 11 (3.01%) Symantec
16 10 (2.74%) Apple
Berkshire
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Wokingham, Berkshire
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000-55,000+Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Car, bonus & benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £18,000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
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