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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 55 60 100
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +40
Permanent jobs citing DNS 237 228 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 4.03% 4.28% 2.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.28% 13.34% 8.58%
Number of salaries quoted 158 184 121
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £60,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1660 1709 1689
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.22% 32.11% 27.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1117 1265 1367
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Reading +25 136 £45,000 +20.00% 16
Bracknell -2 25 £35,000 +14.75% 2
Slough -11 18 £40,150 +0.37% 5
Thatcham - 6 £25,000 -
Newbury -23 5 £39,000 -8.23% 2
Maidenhead -16 4 £47,500 +14.45% 3
Windsor - 1 £25,000 -
DNS
South East

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

1 229 (52.16%) Windows
2 211 (48.06%) Firewall
3 200 (45.56%) DHCP
4 170 (38.72%) TCP/IP
5 168 (38.27%) Cisco
6 165 (37.59%) Active Directory
7 163 (37.13%) Microsoft
8 148 (33.71%) VMware
9 147 (33.49%) Linux
10 123 (28.02%) Windows Server 2008
11 111 (25.28%) VMware Infrastructure
12 99 (22.55%) SMTP
13 96 (21.87%) MS Exchange
14 94 (21.41%) Telecoms
15 92 (20.96%) SNMP
16 90 (20.50%) Windows Server 2003
17 88 (20.05%) Degree
18 83 (18.91%) Internet
19 82 (18.68%) IIS
20 77 (17.54%) BGP
21 73 (16.63%) MPLS
21 73 (16.63%) VPN
21 73 (16.63%) HTTP
21 73 (16.63%) HP
21 73 (16.63%) Citrix
22 72 (16.40%) MS Excel
23 69 (15.72%) OSPF
23 69 (15.72%) Retail
24 66 (15.03%) Finance
25 65 (14.81%) VoIP

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 96 (21.87%) MS Exchange
2 82 (18.68%) IIS
3 47 (10.71%) Apache
3 47 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2010
4 46 (10.48%) Exchange Server 2007
5 28 (6.38%) Tomcat
6 26 (5.92%) SharePoint
7 25 (5.69%) Exchange Server 2003
8 22 (5.01%) Lync
9 16 (3.64%) SharePoint 2010
10 14 (3.19%) WebSphere
11 13 (2.96%) Exchange Server 2013
11 13 (2.96%) CMS
12 9 (2.05%) Drupal
12 9 (2.05%) Alfresco
12 9 (2.05%) WordPress
13 8 (1.82%) Exchange Server 5.5
13 8 (1.82%) SharePoint Server
13 8 (1.82%) SharePoint 2013
14 6 (1.37%) WebLogic
Applications
1 72 (16.40%) MS Excel
2 42 (9.57%) MS Office
3 6 (1.37%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.46%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.23%) MS Project
5 1 (0.23%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 7 (1.59%) Oracle BRM
2 4 (0.91%) Sage 200
3 3 (0.68%) Oracle BPM
4 1 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 20 (4.56%) SaaS
2 16 (3.64%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (3.42%) Office 365
4 14 (3.19%) Microsoft Azure
5 11 (2.51%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (1.82%) PaaS
6 8 (1.82%) IaaS
7 6 (1.37%) Google Apps
8 2 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.46%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.46%) Route 53
8 2 (0.46%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 211 (48.06%) Firewall
2 200 (45.56%) DHCP
3 170 (38.72%) TCP/IP
4 99 (22.55%) SMTP
5 92 (20.96%) SNMP
6 83 (18.91%) Internet
7 77 (17.54%) BGP
8 73 (16.63%) MPLS
8 73 (16.63%) VPN
8 73 (16.63%) HTTP
9 69 (15.72%) OSPF
10 65 (14.81%) VoIP
11 54 (12.30%) WAN
12 53 (12.07%) SSL
12 53 (12.07%) LDAP
13 52 (11.85%) Broadband
13 52 (11.85%) SAN
14 51 (11.62%) LAN
15 49 (11.16%) Cisco Nexus
16 46 (10.48%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (11.39%) SQL Server
2 30 (6.83%) MySQL
3 18 (4.10%) SQL Server 2008
4 15 (3.42%) SQL Server 2005
5 14 (3.19%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (2.28%) Relational Database
7 9 (2.05%) SQL Server 2000
8 8 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (1.59%) Oracle Database
9 7 (1.59%) RDBMS
10 4 (0.91%) IDOL
10 4 (0.91%) EDRMS
11 2 (0.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 2 (0.46%) Amazon RDS
12 1 (0.23%) MongoDB
12 1 (0.23%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.23%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.23%) MariaDB
12 1 (0.23%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 15 (3.42%) Git (software)
2 9 (2.05%) Ant
3 8 (1.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 7 (1.59%) Maven
4 7 (1.59%) Selenium
5 5 (1.14%) Jenkins
6 4 (0.91%) TestComplete
6 4 (0.91%) NUnit
6 4 (0.91%) Subversion
7 3 (0.68%) Apache Ivy
7 3 (0.68%) Gradle
7 3 (0.68%) Hudson
7 3 (0.68%) IntelliJ
7 3 (0.68%) JIRA
8 2 (0.46%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.23%) ClearCase
General
1 94 (21.41%) Telecoms
2 69 (15.72%) Retail
3 66 (15.03%) Finance
4 57 (12.98%) Billing
5 36 (8.20%) Back Office
6 17 (3.87%) Marketing
7 10 (2.28%) German Language
8 3 (0.68%) Law
8 3 (0.68%) Electronics
9 2 (0.46%) French Language
9 2 (0.46%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.46%) Advertising
9 2 (0.46%) Front Office
10 1 (0.23%) Legal
10 1 (0.23%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.23%) Banking
10 1 (0.23%) Games
10 1 (0.23%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.23%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 63 (14.35%) Support Engineer
2 61 (13.90%) Security Engineer
3 50 (11.39%) IP Engineer
4 46 (10.48%) Administrator
5 40 (9.11%) Systems Administrator
6 36 (8.20%) Network Engineer
7 25 (5.69%) Consultant
8 24 (5.47%) Analyst
9 23 (5.24%) Senior IP Engineer
10 22 (5.01%) Senior Design Engineer
10 22 (5.01%) Senior Security Engineer
10 22 (5.01%) Design Engineer
10 22 (5.01%) Architect
10 22 (5.01%) 3rd Line Support
11 19 (4.33%) Linux Engineer
11 19 (4.33%) Server Engineer
12 18 (4.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 15 (3.42%) Technical Design Authority
13 15 (3.42%) Linux Administrator
14 14 (3.19%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (7.06%) SOAP
2 24 (5.47%) .NET
3 14 (3.19%) Silverlight
4 13 (2.96%) RESTful
5 12 (2.73%) COM
6 10 (2.28%) Java EE
7 8 (1.82%) HTML
7 8 (1.82%) XML
8 7 (1.59%) ASP.NET
9 6 (1.37%) JMS
9 6 (1.37%) Web Services
10 5 (1.14%) XSLT
10 5 (1.14%) Ajax
11 3 (0.68%) J2EE
11 3 (0.68%) MSMQ
11 3 (0.68%) CGI
11 3 (0.68%) SAML
11 3 (0.68%) X-Windows
11 3 (0.68%) CPAN
12 2 (0.46%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 37 (8.43%) Smartphone
2 30 (6.83%) Computer Science
3 29 (6.61%) Open Source
4 20 (4.56%) Clustering
5 16 (3.64%) iPhone
6 12 (2.73%) Blackberry
7 11 (2.51%) Client/Server
7 11 (2.51%) Management Information System
8 10 (2.28%) PKI
9 7 (1.59%) iPad
9 7 (1.59%) Enterprise Storage
9 7 (1.59%) Replication
10 6 (1.37%) Mobile App
11 5 (1.14%) Statistics
12 4 (0.91%) Mathematics
12 4 (0.91%) CLARiiON
13 3 (0.68%) EqualLogic
13 3 (0.68%) N-Tier
13 3 (0.68%) Thin Client
13 3 (0.68%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 229 (52.16%) Windows
2 147 (33.49%) Linux
3 123 (28.02%) Windows Server 2008
4 90 (20.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 44 (10.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 41 (9.34%) UNIX
7 35 (7.97%) Windows XP
8 33 (7.52%) Windows 7
8 33 (7.52%) Windows Server 2012
9 28 (6.38%) CentOS
10 22 (5.01%) Windows 8
11 20 (4.56%) Solaris
12 16 (3.64%) Windows Vista
12 16 (3.64%) Android
13 15 (3.42%) Mac OS X
14 14 (3.19%) Windows 2000
15 13 (2.96%) Windows Phone
16 12 (2.73%) Ubuntu
16 12 (2.73%) SUSE
17 5 (1.14%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (13.21%) ITIL
2 56 (12.76%) Network Management
3 47 (10.71%) Problem Management
4 42 (9.57%) Load Balancing
5 28 (6.38%) Service Delivery
6 24 (5.47%) Project Management
7 23 (5.24%) CRM
8 22 (5.01%) Capacity Management
9 20 (4.56%) Network Design
9 20 (4.56%) Incident Management
9 20 (4.56%) Disaster Recovery
10 18 (4.10%) Performance Monitoring
11 17 (3.87%) Service Management
12 16 (3.64%) Time Management
12 16 (3.64%) Migration
12 16 (3.64%) Product Management
13 12 (2.73%) Configuration Management
13 12 (2.73%) Business Intelligence
14 11 (2.51%) Technical Architecture
15 10 (2.28%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 61 (13.90%) Perl
2 60 (13.67%) SQL
3 46 (10.48%) Java
4 37 (8.43%) Python
5 27 (6.15%) Bash Shell
6 18 (4.10%) PowerShell
7 17 (3.87%) C++
8 16 (3.64%) PHP
9 12 (2.73%) Ruby
10 8 (1.82%) JavaScript
11 7 (1.59%) VBScript
12 5 (1.14%) Google Apps Script
12 5 (1.14%) VB
13 4 (0.91%) C
13 4 (0.91%) C#
14 3 (0.68%) C-shell
14 3 (0.68%) PL/SQL
14 3 (0.68%) Shell Script
14 3 (0.68%) Korn
15 2 (0.46%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 88 (20.05%) Degree
2 61 (13.90%) Cisco Certification
3 58 (13.21%) Microsoft Certification
4 55 (12.53%) Security Cleared
5 51 (11.62%) MCSE
6 43 (9.79%) SC Cleared
7 42 (9.57%) MCITP
8 38 (8.66%) CCNA
9 33 (7.52%) CCNP
10 24 (5.47%) DV Cleared
11 18 (4.10%) CCIE
11 18 (4.10%) MCP
12 11 (2.51%) RHCE
13 9 (2.05%) CCSA
13 9 (2.05%) CCSE
14 8 (1.82%) CCIP
15 7 (1.59%) ACSP
15 7 (1.59%) CCDP
15 7 (1.59%) ISEB
15 7 (1.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (8.66%) SLA
2 15 (3.42%) QA
3 7 (1.59%) PCI DSS
4 6 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 5 (1.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.46%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 165 (37.59%) Active Directory
2 111 (25.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (10.48%) Hyper-V
4 27 (6.15%) XenApp
4 27 (6.15%) VMware ESXi
5 22 (5.01%) XenDesktop
6 21 (4.78%) VMware ESX
7 20 (4.56%) vSphere
8 19 (4.33%) ISA Server
9 18 (4.10%) ProxySG
10 12 (2.73%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 9 (2.05%) NFS
12 7 (1.59%) Terminal Services
13 6 (1.37%) Xen
13 6 (1.37%) Microsoft App-V
13 6 (1.37%) KVM
14 5 (1.14%) vCloud
14 5 (1.14%) Sendmail
15 3 (0.68%) Forefront TMG
15 3 (0.68%) UAG
Systems Management
1 44 (10.02%) SCCM
2 27 (6.15%) SCOM
3 20 (4.56%) CiscoWorks
4 19 (4.33%) HP NNM
5 17 (3.87%) Puppet
6 16 (3.64%) NetBackup
7 15 (3.42%) WSUS
8 12 (2.73%) ARCserve
9 10 (2.28%) Nagios
9 10 (2.28%) HP SIM
10 9 (2.05%) Plesk
10 9 (2.05%) SCVMM
11 8 (1.82%) EMC NetWorker
11 8 (1.82%) Legato
11 8 (1.82%) OpenView
12 7 (1.59%) Backup Exec
13 5 (1.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 5 (1.14%) Norton AntiVirus
14 3 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
14 3 (0.68%) Munin
Vendors
1 168 (38.27%) Cisco
2 163 (37.13%) Microsoft
3 148 (33.71%) VMware
4 73 (16.63%) HP
4 73 (16.63%) Citrix
5 55 (12.53%) Red Hat
6 53 (12.07%) F5
7 51 (11.62%) CheckPoint
8 49 (11.16%) Juniper
9 27 (6.15%) Oracle
10 21 (4.78%) Blue Coat
11 19 (4.33%) Veritas
12 17 (3.87%) Dell
13 16 (3.64%) WatchGuard
13 16 (3.64%) Apple
13 16 (3.64%) EMC
14 15 (3.42%) Veeam
14 15 (3.42%) ArcSight
14 15 (3.42%) Sun
14 15 (3.42%) Fujitsu
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Oracle Corporation UK Ltd
Salary: Excellent + Bonus + Significant additional benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Abscissa.Com Limited
Salary: Competitive. Benefits inc: Cash Health Plan, Staff Discount
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Three
Salary: car allowance + 20% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Three
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 28,000 - 35,000 + excellent benefits and training
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum Full Corp Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £41000 - £42000 per annum + £1,200 DV allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Hudson - London
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Including a full Benefits package
Posted: 8 days ago
Berkshire
esynergy Solutions - UK
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Slough
IT HR
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Reading
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
RecruitmentRevolution com
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per year + + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Reading
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Three
Posted: 23 days ago