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

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 75 57 49
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -8
Permanent jobs citing DNS 162 227 303
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.58% 4.44% 5.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.44% 17.05% 16.81%
Number of salaries quoted 122 169 193
Median salary £46,250 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £59,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
1122 1331 1803
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 24.81% 26.06% 30.44%
Number of salaries quoted 830 927 990
Median salary £49,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.21% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £29,000 £28,200
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 26 August 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 26 August 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 -30 60 £60,000 +33.33% 12
Bracknell +19 25 £45,000 +6.50% 3
Slough +23 22 £53,750 +35.22% 5
Newbury -17 5 £40,000 +6.66% 2
Maidenhead -31 4 £32,500 -23.52%
Thatcham - 3 £31,000 -
Wokingham - 3 £25,000 - 2
DNS
South East

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 August 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.

1 193 (60.31%) Windows
2 167 (52.19%) Active Directory
3 165 (51.56%) VMware
4 146 (45.63%) TCP/IP
5 139 (43.44%) DHCP
6 133 (41.56%) Linux
7 123 (38.44%) Microsoft
8 121 (37.81%) Firewall
9 119 (37.19%) VMware Infrastructure
10 105 (32.81%) Cisco
11 100 (31.25%) Windows Server
12 79 (24.69%) vSphere
13 78 (24.38%) Windows Server 2008
14 71 (22.19%) Hyper-V
15 68 (21.25%) Degree
16 67 (20.94%) Perl
17 65 (20.31%) Cisco Certification
18 64 (20.00%) Python
19 61 (19.06%) SQL Server
20 57 (17.81%) VPN
21 56 (17.50%) MS Exchange
22 55 (17.19%) Internet
23 54 (16.88%) Finance
23 54 (16.88%) DevOps
24 53 (16.56%) Windows Server 2012
24 53 (16.56%) Microsoft Certification
25 49 (15.31%) MS Excel
26 48 (15.00%) SMTP
26 48 (15.00%) PowerShell
27 47 (14.69%) WAN

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 56 (17.50%) MS Exchange
2 42 (13.13%) IIS
3 31 (9.69%) OpenStack
4 30 (9.38%) Apache
4 30 (9.38%) CMS
5 28 (8.75%) Tomcat
6 27 (8.44%) JBoss
7 20 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
7 20 (6.25%) nginx
8 17 (5.31%) Exchange Server 2007
8 17 (5.31%) WebLogic
9 15 (4.69%) SharePoint
10 14 (4.38%) Exchange Server 2013
11 11 (3.44%) WebSphere
12 7 (2.19%) IBM Notes
12 7 (2.19%) Skype for Business
13 3 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2003
13 3 (0.94%) IBM Domino
13 3 (0.94%) SharePoint 2010
13 3 (0.94%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 49 (15.31%) MS Excel
2 14 (4.38%) MS Office
3 3 (0.94%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.31%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (1.56%) Temenos T24
2 1 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.31%) Sprinklr
Cloud Services
1 37 (11.56%) Amazon AWS
1 37 (11.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (7.19%) Office 365
3 16 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
4 13 (4.06%) IBM Cloud
4 13 (4.06%) SoftLayer
5 12 (3.75%) SaaS
6 2 (0.63%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.31%) Adobe Analytics
7 1 (0.31%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.31%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 146 (45.63%) TCP/IP
2 139 (43.44%) DHCP
3 121 (37.81%) Firewall
4 57 (17.81%) VPN
5 55 (17.19%) Internet
6 48 (15.00%) SMTP
7 47 (14.69%) LAN
7 47 (14.69%) WAN
8 44 (13.75%) SAN
9 41 (12.81%) HTTP
9 41 (12.81%) LDAP
10 37 (11.56%) SSL
11 29 (9.06%) FTP
12 24 (7.50%) MPLS
13 22 (6.88%) BGP
13 22 (6.88%) VoIP
14 21 (6.56%) VLAN
15 20 (6.25%) Network Security
16 18 (5.63%) OSPF
17 16 (5.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (19.06%) SQL Server
2 20 (6.25%) MySQL
3 14 (4.38%) Oracle Database
3 14 (4.38%) Relational Database
4 11 (3.44%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (2.81%) Hadoop
6 7 (2.19%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (2.19%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (0.94%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.63%) Big Data
8 2 (0.63%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.63%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (0.31%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 26 (8.13%) Selenium
2 25 (7.81%) Gatling
2 25 (7.81%) JMeter
2 25 (7.81%) LoadRunner
2 25 (7.81%) Visual Studio
3 23 (7.19%) TestNG
4 13 (4.06%) Vagrant
5 9 (2.81%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 9 (2.81%) Jenkins
6 4 (1.25%) WinDbg
7 3 (0.94%) JIRA
7 3 (0.94%) Maven
8 1 (0.31%) Introscope
8 1 (0.31%) Moq
8 1 (0.31%) MSI
8 1 (0.31%) NUnit
General
1 54 (16.88%) Finance
2 24 (7.50%) Telecoms
3 13 (4.06%) Manufacturing
4 8 (2.50%) Retail
5 7 (2.19%) Banking
6 6 (1.88%) Marketing
7 3 (0.94%) Games
8 2 (0.63%) Electronics
9 1 (0.31%) Advertising
9 1 (0.31%) Back Office
9 1 (0.31%) Billing
9 1 (0.31%) German Language
9 1 (0.31%) Legal
9 1 (0.31%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 101 (31.56%) Support Engineer
2 44 (13.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 40 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
4 37 (11.56%) Network Engineer
5 29 (9.06%) Linux Engineer
6 28 (8.75%) VMware Engineer
7 26 (8.13%) Analyst
7 26 (8.13%) Automation Tester
7 26 (8.13%) Server Engineer
7 26 (8.13%) Tester
8 25 (7.81%) Cloud Engineer
8 25 (7.81%) Senior Cloud Engineer
9 24 (7.50%) Senior Automation Tester
9 24 (7.50%) Senior Tester
9 24 (7.50%) Server Support
10 23 (7.19%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 23 (7.19%) Selenium Automation Tester
10 23 (7.19%) Selenium Tester
10 23 (7.19%) Senior Windows Engineer
10 23 (7.19%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (10.63%) HTML
2 33 (10.31%) Web Services
3 28 (8.75%) .NET
4 26 (8.13%) Ajax
4 26 (8.13%) ASP.NET
5 12 (3.75%) LAMP
6 10 (3.13%) LEMP Stack
6 10 (3.13%) MCollective
7 9 (2.81%) Regular Expression
8 4 (1.25%) CSS
9 3 (0.94%) Hibernate
9 3 (0.94%) HTML5
9 3 (0.94%) JDBC
9 3 (0.94%) jQuery
10 2 (0.63%) 802.1X
10 2 (0.63%) AngularJS
10 2 (0.63%) J2EE
10 2 (0.63%) XML
11 1 (0.31%) COM+
11 1 (0.31%) DCOM
Miscellaneous
1 37 (11.56%) Data Centre
2 30 (9.38%) Clustering
3 26 (8.13%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (8.13%) Computer Science
4 17 (5.31%) Replication
5 16 (5.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 15 (4.69%) Management Information System
7 13 (4.06%) FlexPod
7 13 (4.06%) Hybrid Cloud
8 12 (3.75%) VCE vBlock
9 9 (2.81%) Visualisation
10 7 (2.19%) Statistics
11 4 (1.25%) Fat Client
11 4 (1.25%) Thin Client
12 3 (0.94%) EqualLogic
12 3 (0.94%) N-Tier
12 3 (0.94%) Smartphone
13 2 (0.63%) Fintech
13 2 (0.63%) Handset
13 2 (0.63%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 193 (60.31%) Windows
2 133 (41.56%) Linux
3 100 (31.25%) Windows Server
4 78 (24.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 53 (16.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 35 (10.94%) Unix
7 32 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 28 (8.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 28 (8.75%) Windows 10
9 23 (7.19%) Windows 7
10 17 (5.31%) Windows 8
11 16 (5.00%) CentOS
12 15 (4.69%) Mac OS X
13 14 (4.38%) Ubuntu
14 13 (4.06%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 7 (2.19%) Mac OS
15 7 (2.19%) Windows NT
16 5 (1.56%) Android
16 5 (1.56%) Apple iOS
17 4 (1.25%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (16.88%) DevOps
2 43 (13.44%) Agile Software Development
3 39 (12.19%) Scrum
4 34 (10.63%) Presales
5 30 (9.38%) SDLC
6 29 (9.06%) Kanban
7 26 (8.13%) CRM
7 26 (8.13%) Functional Testing
7 26 (8.13%) Non-Functional Testing
7 26 (8.13%) Open Source
7 26 (8.13%) Test Automation
7 26 (8.13%) Test Scripting
7 26 (8.13%) Workflow
8 25 (7.81%) Continuous Integration
8 25 (7.81%) Defect Management
8 25 (7.81%) Performance Testing
8 25 (7.81%) Workflow Management
9 24 (7.50%) Software Testing
9 24 (7.50%) Virtual Environments
10 23 (7.19%) Agile Testing
Programming Languages
1 67 (20.94%) Perl
2 64 (20.00%) Python
3 48 (15.00%) PowerShell
4 39 (12.19%) Java
5 37 (11.56%) JavaScript
6 33 (10.31%) SQL
7 27 (8.44%) VB
8 24 (7.50%) VBScript
9 22 (6.88%) Ruby
10 14 (4.38%) Bash Shell
11 5 (1.56%) C++
11 5 (1.56%) PHP
12 3 (0.94%) Shell Script
13 2 (0.63%) C
13 2 (0.63%) Korn
14 1 (0.31%) C#
14 1 (0.31%) Jython
14 1 (0.31%) Objective-C
14 1 (0.31%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.31%) VBA
Qualifications
1 68 (21.25%) Degree
2 65 (20.31%) Cisco Certification
3 53 (16.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 46 (14.38%) CCNA
4 46 (14.38%) MCSE
5 23 (7.19%) ISEB
5 23 (7.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 23 (7.19%) MCSA
6 21 (6.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 18 (5.63%) CCNP
8 17 (5.31%) MCITP
9 15 (4.69%) MCP
10 13 (4.06%) VCDX
11 11 (3.44%) CEH
11 11 (3.44%) CISSP
12 10 (3.13%) Security Cleared
13 9 (2.81%) SC Cleared
14 8 (2.50%) CCIE
14 8 (2.50%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
15 5 (1.56%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (10.94%) SLA
2 23 (7.19%) QA
3 20 (6.25%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.25%) HIPAA
5 1 (0.31%) GMP
System Software
1 167 (52.19%) Active Directory
2 119 (37.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 79 (24.69%) vSphere
4 71 (22.19%) Hyper-V
5 33 (10.31%) vCloud
6 22 (6.88%) Docker
7 18 (5.63%) Firmware
8 16 (5.00%) VMware ESX
8 16 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
9 11 (3.44%) Terminal Services
10 10 (3.13%) qmail
10 10 (3.13%) Squid
11 8 (2.50%) DFS Replication
11 8 (2.50%) Samba
11 8 (2.50%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 8 (2.50%) XenDesktop
12 7 (2.19%) Terminal Server
13 4 (1.25%) Snort
14 3 (0.94%) Virtual Machines
14 3 (0.94%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 25 (7.81%) Ansible
1 25 (7.81%) Puppet
2 22 (6.88%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (5.94%) SCCM
4 17 (5.31%) WSUS
5 11 (3.44%) HP Data Protector
5 11 (3.44%) Nagios
6 10 (3.13%) Cacti
6 10 (3.13%) collectd
6 10 (3.13%) Ganglia
6 10 (3.13%) Graphite
6 10 (3.13%) logstash
6 10 (3.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 10 (3.13%) ZABBIX
7 9 (2.81%) Tivoli
8 8 (2.50%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 7 (2.19%) Backup Exec
9 7 (2.19%) Nessus
9 7 (2.19%) Nmap
9 7 (2.19%) SCOM
Vendors
1 165 (51.56%) VMware
2 123 (38.44%) Microsoft
3 105 (32.81%) Cisco
4 40 (12.50%) HP
5 31 (9.69%) Citrix
6 29 (9.06%) F5
7 28 (8.75%) Red Hat
8 27 (8.44%) Juniper
8 27 (8.44%) Oracle
9 17 (5.31%) CheckPoint
10 14 (4.38%) Veritas
11 13 (4.06%) IBM
11 13 (4.06%) Nimsoft
11 13 (4.06%) Veeam
12 10 (3.13%) Dell
12 10 (3.13%) Splunk
13 9 (2.81%) Huawei
13 9 (2.81%) Palo Alto
14 8 (2.50%) Intel Security
14 8 (2.50%) Symantec
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
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Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
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Salary: Up to £16,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
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Salary: £70k - £80k basic + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
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onezeero.
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + BENEFITS
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Salary: c£90,000 plus 15% bonus and benefits (some flex)
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Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: Up to £66,000 basic + 10% Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
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Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
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Salary: £50000 per annum + life/medical insurance
Posted: 2 days ago
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onezeero.
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Searchability
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus & Car/Car Allowance
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
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Salary: Highly Competitive Salary with Bonus and Benefits
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