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

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 83 53 48
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -5
Permanent jobs citing DNS 146 215 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.30% 4.30% 5.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.64% 16.21% 17.97%
Number of salaries quoted 107 146 193
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £26,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £68,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.63%
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
1070 1326 1653
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 24.16% 26.54% 29.71%
Number of salaries quoted 818 892 953
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 £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 July 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 July 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 -49 43 £50,000 +11.11% 7
Slough +30 24 £52,500 +23.52%
Bracknell +9 24 £45,000 -2.70% 2
Windsor 0 5 £37,500 -
Newbury -12 4 £40,000 +6.66% 1
Wokingham -14 4 £30,000 - 1
Thatcham - 4 £31,000 -
Maidenhead -31 3 £37,500 -6.25% 1
DNS
South East

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 208 (61.36%) Windows
2 178 (52.51%) Active Directory
3 167 (49.26%) VMware
4 155 (45.72%) DHCP
5 152 (44.84%) TCP/IP
6 137 (40.41%) Linux
7 135 (39.82%) Microsoft
8 130 (38.35%) Firewall
9 115 (33.92%) VMware Infrastructure
10 110 (32.45%) Cisco
11 107 (31.56%) Windows Server
12 86 (25.37%) Windows Server 2008
13 75 (22.12%) Degree
14 74 (21.83%) Hyper-V
15 72 (21.24%) vSphere
16 71 (20.94%) Python
17 65 (19.17%) MS Exchange
18 64 (18.88%) Perl
19 63 (18.58%) SAN
20 60 (17.70%) DevOps
21 59 (17.40%) VPN
22 57 (16.81%) Cisco Certification
22 57 (16.81%) SQL Server
23 56 (16.52%) Internet
24 55 (16.22%) Windows Server 2012
25 52 (15.34%) PowerShell
26 51 (15.04%) Microsoft Certification
27 48 (14.16%) HTTP
28 47 (13.86%) HP
28 47 (13.86%) Finance

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 65 (19.17%) MS Exchange
2 40 (11.80%) IIS
3 36 (10.62%) OpenStack
4 33 (9.73%) JBoss
5 30 (8.85%) Exchange Server 2010
6 28 (8.26%) Apache
7 27 (7.96%) nginx
8 26 (7.67%) Tomcat
9 25 (7.37%) CMS
10 21 (6.19%) Exchange Server 2007
11 17 (5.01%) SharePoint
11 17 (5.01%) WebLogic
12 15 (4.42%) Exchange Server 2013
13 11 (3.24%) Skype for Business
14 7 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2003
15 6 (1.77%) WebSphere
16 5 (1.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 5 (1.47%) IBM Notes
17 4 (1.18%) IBM Domino
18 3 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 46 (13.57%) MS Excel
2 19 (5.60%) MS Office
3 2 (0.59%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.29%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.29%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (1.47%) Temenos T24
2 2 (0.59%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.29%) Sprinklr
Cloud Services
1 47 (13.86%) Amazon AWS
2 45 (13.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (7.08%) Office 365
4 19 (5.60%) SaaS
5 11 (3.24%) SoftLayer
6 10 (2.95%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (1.77%) Google Apps
8 2 (0.59%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.29%) Adobe Analytics
9 1 (0.29%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.29%) HP Helion
9 1 (0.29%) IaaS
9 1 (0.29%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 155 (45.72%) DHCP
2 152 (44.84%) TCP/IP
3 130 (38.35%) Firewall
4 63 (18.58%) SAN
5 59 (17.40%) VPN
6 56 (16.52%) Internet
7 48 (14.16%) HTTP
8 46 (13.57%) SMTP
9 45 (13.27%) LAN
9 45 (13.27%) SSL
9 45 (13.27%) WAN
10 38 (11.21%) LDAP
11 32 (9.44%) FTP
12 28 (8.26%) MPLS
13 26 (7.67%) VoIP
14 25 (7.37%) VLAN
15 21 (6.19%) BGP
15 21 (6.19%) OSPF
16 20 (5.90%) Cisco ASA
17 19 (5.60%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (16.81%) SQL Server
2 19 (5.60%) MySQL
3 16 (4.72%) PostgreSQL
4 14 (4.13%) Hadoop
5 8 (2.36%) Oracle Database
5 8 (2.36%) Relational Database
5 8 (2.36%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (2.06%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.59%) Big Data
8 2 (0.59%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.59%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.29%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 19 (5.60%) Selenium
2 18 (5.31%) Gatling
2 18 (5.31%) Jenkins
2 18 (5.31%) JMeter
2 18 (5.31%) LoadRunner
2 18 (5.31%) TestNG
2 18 (5.31%) Visual Studio
3 14 (4.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 11 (3.24%) Vagrant
5 4 (1.18%) ClearCase
5 4 (1.18%) Git (software)
5 4 (1.18%) JIRA
5 4 (1.18%) Subversion
5 4 (1.18%) TeamCity
6 2 (0.59%) Maven
6 2 (0.59%) WinDbg
7 1 (0.29%) Introscope
7 1 (0.29%) Moq
7 1 (0.29%) MSI
7 1 (0.29%) NUnit
General
1 47 (13.86%) Finance
2 28 (8.26%) Telecoms
3 21 (6.19%) Manufacturing
4 10 (2.95%) Retail
5 9 (2.65%) Marketing
6 8 (2.36%) Banking
7 3 (0.88%) Electronics
7 3 (0.88%) Games
8 2 (0.59%) Legal
9 1 (0.29%) Back Office
9 1 (0.29%) Billing
9 1 (0.29%) German Language
9 1 (0.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 94 (27.73%) Support Engineer
2 51 (15.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 44 (12.98%) Windows Engineer
4 39 (11.50%) Network Engineer
5 31 (9.14%) VMware Engineer
6 29 (8.55%) Linux Engineer
7 28 (8.26%) Administrator
7 28 (8.26%) Analyst
8 27 (7.96%) Cloud Engineer
9 26 (7.67%) Server Engineer
9 26 (7.67%) Systems Engineer
10 25 (7.37%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 25 (7.37%) Systems Administrator
11 24 (7.08%) Senior Windows Engineer
12 22 (6.49%) Senior Cloud Engineer
12 22 (6.49%) Server Support
12 22 (6.49%) Technical Engineer
13 21 (6.19%) Technical Support
14 20 (5.90%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
14 20 (5.90%) Senior VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (11.80%) Web Services
2 28 (8.26%) HTML
3 24 (7.08%) .NET
4 19 (5.60%) Ajax
4 19 (5.60%) ASP.NET
5 14 (4.13%) LAMP
6 12 (3.54%) LEMP Stack
6 12 (3.54%) MCollective
7 7 (2.06%) Regular Expression
8 4 (1.18%) CSS
9 3 (0.88%) HTML5
9 3 (0.88%) XML
10 2 (0.59%) Hibernate
10 2 (0.59%) JDBC
11 1 (0.29%) Middleware
11 1 (0.29%) POSIX
11 1 (0.29%) Sass
11 1 (0.29%) Semantic HTML
11 1 (0.29%) WAP
11 1 (0.29%) Worklight
Miscellaneous
1 34 (10.03%) Data Centre
2 32 (9.44%) Clustering
2 32 (9.44%) Computer Science
3 20 (5.90%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (5.90%) Replication
4 16 (4.72%) Management Information System
5 14 (4.13%) Visualisation
6 12 (3.54%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 11 (3.24%) FlexPod
7 11 (3.24%) Hybrid Cloud
8 10 (2.95%) Smartphone
8 10 (2.95%) VCE vBlock
9 6 (1.77%) Statistics
10 4 (1.18%) EqualLogic
10 4 (1.18%) Fat Client
10 4 (1.18%) PKI
10 4 (1.18%) Thin Client
11 2 (0.59%) FMCG
11 2 (0.59%) Handset
11 2 (0.59%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 208 (61.36%) Windows
2 137 (40.41%) Linux
3 107 (31.56%) Windows Server
4 86 (25.37%) Windows Server 2008
5 55 (16.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 37 (10.91%) Unix
7 29 (8.55%) Windows 10
8 28 (8.26%) Windows Server 2003
9 26 (7.67%) Windows 7
10 21 (6.19%) Mac OS X
11 20 (5.90%) Windows 8
12 18 (5.31%) CentOS
12 18 (5.31%) Ubuntu
13 17 (5.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 8 (2.36%) Windows NT
15 7 (2.06%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 5 (1.47%) Mac OS
16 5 (1.47%) Solaris
16 5 (1.47%) Windows Vista
16 5 (1.47%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (17.70%) DevOps
2 44 (12.98%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (11.50%) Scrum
4 31 (9.14%) ITIL
5 25 (7.37%) Presales
5 25 (7.37%) SDLC
6 24 (7.08%) Kanban
7 23 (6.78%) Continuous Integration
7 23 (6.78%) Virtual Environments
8 22 (6.49%) Service Delivery
9 20 (5.90%) CRM
9 20 (5.90%) Open Source
9 20 (5.90%) Workflow
10 19 (5.60%) Functional Testing
10 19 (5.60%) Non-Functional Testing
10 19 (5.60%) Test Automation
10 19 (5.60%) Test Scripting
11 18 (5.31%) Customer Engagement
11 18 (5.31%) Defect Management
11 18 (5.31%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 71 (20.94%) Python
2 64 (18.88%) Perl
3 52 (15.34%) PowerShell
4 35 (10.32%) SQL
5 30 (8.85%) Java
6 27 (7.96%) JavaScript
7 25 (7.37%) Ruby
8 20 (5.90%) VB
8 20 (5.90%) VBScript
9 17 (5.01%) Bash Shell
10 7 (2.06%) C++
11 5 (1.47%) PHP
12 2 (0.59%) C
12 2 (0.59%) Google Apps Script
12 2 (0.59%) Korn
13 1 (0.29%) C#
13 1 (0.29%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.29%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.29%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.29%) VBA
Qualifications
1 75 (22.12%) Degree
2 57 (16.81%) Cisco Certification
3 51 (15.04%) Microsoft Certification
4 43 (12.68%) CCNA
4 43 (12.68%) MCSE
5 18 (5.31%) MCSA
5 18 (5.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 17 (5.01%) ISEB
6 17 (5.01%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 17 (5.01%) MCP
7 16 (4.72%) MCITP
8 14 (4.13%) CCNP
9 12 (3.54%) CEH
9 12 (3.54%) CISSP
9 12 (3.54%) Security Cleared
10 11 (3.24%) SC Cleared
10 11 (3.24%) VCDX
11 5 (1.47%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
12 4 (1.18%) CISM
12 4 (1.18%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (10.03%) SLA
2 17 (5.01%) QA
3 11 (3.24%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.18%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.29%) GMP
5 1 (0.29%) SAS 70
System Software
1 178 (52.51%) Active Directory
2 115 (33.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 74 (21.83%) Hyper-V
4 72 (21.24%) vSphere
5 25 (7.37%) Docker
6 22 (6.49%) vCloud
7 19 (5.60%) Firmware
7 19 (5.60%) VMware ESXi
8 14 (4.13%) VMware ESX
9 12 (3.54%) qmail
9 12 (3.54%) Squid
10 10 (2.95%) Terminal Services
11 9 (2.65%) Samba
11 9 (2.65%) XenApp
11 9 (2.65%) XenDesktop
12 8 (2.36%) DFS Replication
13 7 (2.06%) NFS
13 7 (2.06%) Terminal Server
14 6 (1.77%) Snort
14 6 (1.77%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 30 (8.85%) Puppet
2 28 (8.26%) Ansible
3 27 (7.96%) Opscode Chef
4 26 (7.67%) SCCM
5 18 (5.31%) WSUS
6 14 (4.13%) Backup Exec
7 13 (3.83%) Nagios
8 12 (3.54%) Cacti
8 12 (3.54%) collectd
8 12 (3.54%) Ganglia
8 12 (3.54%) Graphite
8 12 (3.54%) HP Data Protector
8 12 (3.54%) logstash
8 12 (3.54%) ZABBIX
9 10 (2.95%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 9 (2.65%) Tivoli
11 8 (2.36%) SCOM
12 7 (2.06%) Microsoft Clustering
12 7 (2.06%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 7 (2.06%) Simpana
Vendors
1 167 (49.26%) VMware
2 135 (39.82%) Microsoft
3 110 (32.45%) Cisco
4 47 (13.86%) HP
5 37 (10.91%) Citrix
5 37 (10.91%) F5
6 30 (8.85%) Red Hat
7 25 (7.37%) Juniper
8 18 (5.31%) Veeam
9 17 (5.01%) CheckPoint
9 17 (5.01%) Oracle
10 14 (4.13%) Dell
10 14 (4.13%) IBM
10 14 (4.13%) Splunk
11 13 (3.83%) EMC
11 13 (3.83%) Veritas
12 11 (3.24%) Intel Security
12 11 (3.24%) Nimsoft
13 10 (2.95%) Apple
14 8 (2.36%) Symantec
Berkshire
ninesharp
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Quarterly Bonus, Pension etc...
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £32,000 per annum Plus excellent benefits and prospect
Posted: 17 hours ago
Reading
TDA Group
Posted: 2 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Berkshire
JM
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 basic + 10% Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Berkshire
APM Resources
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £40000 per annum + bonus, on-call allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £66,000 basic + 10% Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000-55,000+Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
TDA Group
Posted: 12 days ago
Berkshire
RM plc
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Car, bonus & benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
John Smith Son
Salary: Up to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago