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 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 67 67 52
Rank change year-on-year
0 -15
Permanent jobs citing DNS 161 205 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.77% 3.94% 4.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.09% 16.60% 15.63%
Number of salaries quoted 131 165 174
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £69,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
1067 1235 1785
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 24.96% 23.75% 30.60%
Number of salaries quoted 780 910 968
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £28,200 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 27 September 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 27 September 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 -7 74 £60,000 +23.07% 4
Bracknell +15 20 £45,000 +7.14%
Slough +22 17 £50,000 +33.33% 2
Newbury -1 9 £40,000 +14.28%
Thatcham - 5 £31,000 -
Maidenhead -23 2 £27,500 -52.17% 1
Wokingham - 1 £25,000 - 2
DNS
South East

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 September 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.

1 202 (63.52%) Windows
2 177 (55.66%) Active Directory
3 171 (53.77%) VMware
4 150 (47.17%) DHCP
5 147 (46.23%) TCP/IP
6 134 (42.14%) Microsoft
7 126 (39.62%) VMware Infrastructure
8 124 (38.99%) Linux
9 108 (33.96%) Cisco
10 107 (33.65%) Firewall
10 107 (33.65%) Windows Server
11 82 (25.79%) vSphere
12 75 (23.58%) Cisco Certification
13 72 (22.64%) Hyper-V
14 71 (22.33%) SQL Server
15 70 (22.01%) Windows Server 2008
16 65 (20.44%) Microsoft Certification
17 64 (20.13%) Perl
18 61 (19.18%) Degree
19 60 (18.87%) MCSE
20 59 (18.55%) VPN
20 59 (18.55%) Finance
21 57 (17.92%) MS Exchange
21 57 (17.92%) LAN
22 56 (17.61%) Python
22 56 (17.61%) MS Excel
23 55 (17.30%) CCNA
24 54 (16.98%) WAN
25 51 (16.04%) SMTP
26 50 (15.72%) Windows Server 2012

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 57 (17.92%) MS Exchange
2 45 (14.15%) IIS
3 30 (9.43%) CMS
4 26 (8.18%) Apache
5 24 (7.55%) OpenStack
5 24 (7.55%) Tomcat
6 21 (6.60%) SharePoint
7 19 (5.97%) Exchange Server 2007
7 19 (5.97%) JBoss
8 16 (5.03%) Exchange Server 2010
9 14 (4.40%) WebLogic
10 12 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2013
10 12 (3.77%) nginx
11 10 (3.14%) Skype for Business
12 9 (2.83%) WebSphere
13 6 (1.89%) IBM Notes
14 4 (1.26%) SharePoint 2010
14 4 (1.26%) SharePoint 2013
15 2 (0.63%) Confluence
15 2 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 56 (17.61%) MS Excel
2 10 (3.14%) MS Office
3 6 (1.89%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.31%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (1.57%) Temenos T24
2 1 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.31%) Sprinklr
Cloud Services
1 33 (10.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (9.43%) Amazon AWS
3 28 (8.81%) Office 365
4 23 (7.23%) Cloud Computing
5 16 (5.03%) SaaS
6 14 (4.40%) IBM Cloud
6 14 (4.40%) SoftLayer
7 5 (1.57%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.31%) Adobe Analytics
8 1 (0.31%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.31%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.31%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 150 (47.17%) DHCP
2 147 (46.23%) TCP/IP
3 107 (33.65%) Firewall
4 59 (18.55%) VPN
5 57 (17.92%) LAN
6 54 (16.98%) WAN
7 51 (16.04%) SMTP
8 48 (15.09%) Internet
9 44 (13.84%) LDAP
10 41 (12.89%) SAN
11 38 (11.95%) HTTP
12 32 (10.06%) FTP
13 29 (9.12%) SSL
14 28 (8.81%) MPLS
15 23 (7.23%) BGP
16 22 (6.92%) Network Security
17 20 (6.29%) VoIP
18 17 (5.35%) VLAN
19 16 (5.03%) OSPF
19 16 (5.03%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (22.33%) SQL Server
2 18 (5.66%) Oracle Database
2 18 (5.66%) Relational Database
3 17 (5.35%) MySQL
4 6 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (1.26%) PostgreSQL
7 3 (0.94%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.63%) Big Data
8 2 (0.63%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.31%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.31%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 28 (8.81%) Selenium
2 26 (8.18%) Gatling
2 26 (8.18%) JMeter
2 26 (8.18%) LoadRunner
2 26 (8.18%) Visual Studio
3 24 (7.55%) TestNG
4 14 (4.40%) Vagrant
5 5 (1.57%) WinDbg
6 4 (1.26%) Jenkins
6 4 (1.26%) JIRA
7 3 (0.94%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 3 (0.94%) Maven
8 1 (0.31%) ClearCase
8 1 (0.31%) ClearQuest
8 1 (0.31%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.31%) JUnit
8 1 (0.31%) Moq
8 1 (0.31%) MSI
8 1 (0.31%) NUnit
8 1 (0.31%) Subversion
General
1 59 (18.55%) Finance
2 26 (8.18%) Telecoms
3 9 (2.83%) Manufacturing
4 7 (2.20%) Banking
5 5 (1.57%) Retail
6 4 (1.26%) Marketing
7 3 (0.94%) Games
7 3 (0.94%) Legal
8 2 (0.63%) French Language
9 1 (0.31%) Advertising
9 1 (0.31%) Back Office
9 1 (0.31%) Billing
9 1 (0.31%) Electronics
9 1 (0.31%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.31%) German Language
Job Titles
1 102 (32.08%) Support Engineer
2 47 (14.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 43 (13.52%) Windows Engineer
4 35 (11.01%) Network Engineer
5 29 (9.12%) Analyst
6 28 (8.81%) VMware Engineer
7 27 (8.49%) Architect
7 27 (8.49%) Automation Tester
7 27 (8.49%) Tester
8 26 (8.18%) Cloud Engineer
8 26 (8.18%) Senior Cloud Engineer
9 25 (7.86%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 25 (7.86%) Senior Automation Tester
9 25 (7.86%) Senior Tester
9 25 (7.86%) Server Engineer
10 24 (7.55%) Linux Engineer
10 24 (7.55%) Selenium Automation Tester
10 24 (7.55%) Selenium Tester
11 23 (7.23%) Server Support
12 22 (6.92%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (11.32%) HTML
2 30 (9.43%) .NET
3 27 (8.49%) Ajax
3 27 (8.49%) ASP.NET
4 24 (7.55%) Web Services
5 11 (3.46%) LAMP
6 9 (2.83%) Regular Expression
7 8 (2.52%) LEMP Stack
7 8 (2.52%) MCollective
8 5 (1.57%) CSS
9 4 (1.26%) 802.1X
10 3 (0.94%) Hibernate
10 3 (0.94%) HTML5
10 3 (0.94%) JDBC
10 3 (0.94%) jQuery
11 2 (0.63%) AngularJS
11 2 (0.63%) J2EE
12 1 (0.31%) Sass
12 1 (0.31%) Semantic HTML
12 1 (0.31%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 44 (13.84%) Data Centre
2 30 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
2 30 (9.43%) Clustering
3 21 (6.60%) Computer Science
4 17 (5.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 14 (4.40%) FlexPod
5 14 (4.40%) Hybrid Cloud
6 13 (4.09%) VCE vBlock
7 12 (3.77%) Management Information System
8 11 (3.46%) Replication
9 9 (2.83%) Statistics
10 6 (1.89%) N-Tier
11 4 (1.26%) Fat Client
11 4 (1.26%) Thin Client
12 3 (0.94%) Smartphone
12 3 (0.94%) Visualisation
13 2 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
13 2 (0.63%) Fintech
13 2 (0.63%) Handset
13 2 (0.63%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 202 (63.52%) Windows
2 124 (38.99%) Linux
3 107 (33.65%) Windows Server
4 70 (22.01%) Windows Server 2008
5 50 (15.72%) Windows Server 2012
6 37 (11.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 37 (11.64%) Windows Server 2003
7 31 (9.75%) Unix
8 24 (7.55%) Windows 10
9 19 (5.97%) Windows 7
10 16 (5.03%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
11 15 (4.72%) Windows 8
12 12 (3.77%) CentOS
12 12 (3.77%) Mac OS X
13 10 (3.14%) Ubuntu
14 6 (1.89%) Apple iOS
14 6 (1.89%) Mac OS
14 6 (1.89%) Windows NT
15 5 (1.57%) Android
15 5 (1.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (15.09%) DevOps
2 40 (12.58%) Presales
3 37 (11.64%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (10.38%) Scrum
5 30 (9.43%) SDLC
6 29 (9.12%) Kanban
7 28 (8.81%) Open Source
8 27 (8.49%) CRM
8 27 (8.49%) Functional Testing
8 27 (8.49%) Non-Functional Testing
8 27 (8.49%) Test Automation
8 27 (8.49%) Test Scripting
8 27 (8.49%) Workflow
9 26 (8.18%) Continuous Integration
9 26 (8.18%) Defect Management
9 26 (8.18%) Performance Testing
9 26 (8.18%) Virtual Environments
9 26 (8.18%) Workflow Management
10 25 (7.86%) Software Testing
11 24 (7.55%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 64 (20.13%) Perl
2 56 (17.61%) Python
3 46 (14.47%) PowerShell
4 41 (12.89%) Java
5 38 (11.95%) JavaScript
6 29 (9.12%) SQL
7 28 (8.81%) VB
8 25 (7.86%) VBScript
9 18 (5.66%) Ruby
10 14 (4.40%) Bash Shell
11 7 (2.20%) PHP
12 5 (1.57%) C++
13 3 (0.94%) C
14 2 (0.63%) C#
14 2 (0.63%) Korn
14 2 (0.63%) Shell Script
14 2 (0.63%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.31%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.31%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.31%) VBA
Qualifications
1 75 (23.58%) Cisco Certification
2 65 (20.44%) Microsoft Certification
3 61 (19.18%) Degree
4 60 (18.87%) MCSE
5 55 (17.30%) CCNA
6 36 (11.32%) MCSA
7 27 (8.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 24 (7.55%) CCNP
8 24 (7.55%) ISEB
8 24 (7.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 21 (6.60%) MCITP
10 18 (5.66%) MCP
11 14 (4.40%) VCDX
12 13 (4.09%) CCIE
12 13 (4.09%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
13 7 (2.20%) CEH
13 7 (2.20%) CISSP
13 7 (2.20%) Security Cleared
14 6 (1.89%) JNCIP
14 6 (1.89%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (13.21%) SLA
2 24 (7.55%) QA
3 20 (6.29%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.26%) HIPAA
System Software
1 177 (55.66%) Active Directory
2 126 (39.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 82 (25.79%) vSphere
4 72 (22.64%) Hyper-V
5 43 (13.52%) vCloud
6 22 (6.92%) Firmware
7 19 (5.97%) VMware ESX
8 17 (5.35%) Docker
9 15 (4.72%) Terminal Services
10 13 (4.09%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 9 (2.83%) VMware ESXi
12 8 (2.52%) qmail
12 8 (2.52%) Squid
13 7 (2.20%) Terminal Server
14 6 (1.89%) Samba
15 5 (1.57%) XenDesktop
16 4 (1.26%) DFS Replication
16 4 (1.26%) Virtual Machines
17 3 (0.94%) Virtual Servers
18 2 (0.63%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 25 (7.86%) Ansible
1 25 (7.86%) Puppet
2 18 (5.66%) Opscode Chef
3 17 (5.35%) WSUS
4 13 (4.09%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 12 (3.77%) SCCM
6 10 (3.14%) HP Data Protector
6 10 (3.14%) Nagios
7 9 (2.83%) Tivoli
7 9 (2.83%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 8 (2.52%) Cacti
8 8 (2.52%) collectd
8 8 (2.52%) Ganglia
8 8 (2.52%) Graphite
8 8 (2.52%) logstash
8 8 (2.52%) ZABBIX
9 6 (1.89%) Nessus
9 6 (1.89%) Nmap
10 5 (1.57%) Backup Exec
10 5 (1.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 171 (53.77%) VMware
2 134 (42.14%) Microsoft
3 108 (33.96%) Cisco
4 33 (10.38%) HP
5 32 (10.06%) Citrix
6 31 (9.75%) Oracle
7 29 (9.12%) Juniper
7 29 (9.12%) Red Hat
8 25 (7.86%) F5
9 17 (5.35%) Veritas
10 16 (5.03%) CheckPoint
11 14 (4.40%) Nimsoft
12 13 (4.09%) Huawei
12 13 (4.09%) Palo Alto
13 10 (3.14%) Dell
13 10 (3.14%) IBM
13 10 (3.14%) Symantec
14 8 (2.52%) Splunk
15 7 (2.20%) NetScout
15 7 (2.20%) Veeam
Wokingham, Berkshire
RM plc
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £20,000 per annum +Training
Posted: 4 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £20,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Wokingham, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£90,000 plus 15% bonus and benefits (some flex)
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
ninesharp
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + bonus, pension, health insurance
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + bonus, on-call allowance
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead
Fixed Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago