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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Domain Name System (DNS)
South East / Berkshire
Rank 79 81 54
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -27
Permanent jobs citing DNS 108 177 258
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.01% 3.33% 4.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.49% 12.99% 15.62%
Number of salaries quoted 92 147 158
Median salary £47,500 £52,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,250 £70,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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
865 1363 1652
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 24.11% 25.67% 30.47%
Number of salaries quoted 625 1083 1037
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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 0 47 £47,500 -5.00% 4
Slough +22 15 £52,500 -8.69% 1
Maidenhead -5 14 £33,615 -43.97% 1
Newbury +17 12 £43,500 -1.69% 1
Bracknell +17 9 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Wokingham +2 4 £37,500 +10.29% 1
Thatcham - 1 £37,000 -
DNS
South East

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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.

1 175 (67.31%) Windows
2 168 (64.62%) Active Directory
3 124 (47.69%) TCP/IP
4 115 (44.23%) DHCP
5 113 (43.46%) Microsoft
6 112 (43.08%) VMware
7 111 (42.69%) Windows Server
8 101 (38.85%) Linux
9 88 (33.85%) Firewall
10 83 (31.92%) VMware Infrastructure
11 78 (30.00%) Hyper-V
11 78 (30.00%) Cisco
12 74 (28.46%) SQL Server
13 71 (27.31%) Cisco Certification
14 65 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
14 65 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
15 63 (24.23%) Windows Server 2012
16 59 (22.69%) MCSE
17 58 (22.31%) MS Excel
18 57 (21.92%) LAN
19 52 (20.00%) WAN
20 48 (18.46%) vSphere
21 47 (18.08%) CCNA
22 42 (16.15%) vCloud
23 41 (15.77%) VPN
24 40 (15.38%) IIS
25 39 (15.00%) SAN
25 39 (15.00%) Presales
26 38 (14.62%) Oracle
26 38 (14.62%) MS Exchange

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 40 (15.38%) IIS
2 38 (14.62%) MS Exchange
3 23 (8.85%) Tomcat
4 22 (8.46%) Apache
5 19 (7.31%) Exchange Server 2010
6 18 (6.92%) SharePoint
7 17 (6.54%) Exchange Server 2013
8 15 (5.77%) WebSphere
9 14 (5.38%) Skype for Business
10 12 (4.62%) OpenStack
11 10 (3.85%) CMS
12 9 (3.46%) IBM Notes
12 9 (3.46%) WebLogic
13 4 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2007
14 3 (1.15%) JBoss
14 3 (1.15%) SharePoint 2010
14 3 (1.15%) SharePoint 2013
15 2 (0.77%) BizTalk Server
15 2 (0.77%) Confluence
15 2 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 58 (22.31%) MS Excel
2 13 (5.00%) MS Visio
3 10 (3.85%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 34 (13.08%) Office 365
2 31 (11.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (10.77%) Amazon AWS
4 26 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
5 13 (5.00%) IBM Cloud
5 13 (5.00%) SoftLayer
6 10 (3.85%) SaaS
7 5 (1.92%) Azure Active Directory
8 4 (1.54%) IaaS
9 2 (0.77%) OneDrive
9 2 (0.77%) PaaS
9 2 (0.77%) Yammer
10 1 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.38%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 124 (47.69%) TCP/IP
2 115 (44.23%) DHCP
3 88 (33.85%) Firewall
4 57 (21.92%) LAN
5 52 (20.00%) WAN
6 41 (15.77%) VPN
7 39 (15.00%) SAN
8 35 (13.46%) SMTP
9 26 (10.00%) Network Security
9 26 (10.00%) SSL
10 22 (8.46%) MPLS
11 21 (8.08%) HTTP
12 20 (7.69%) VoIP
13 19 (7.31%) BGP
13 19 (7.31%) FTP
13 19 (7.31%) VLAN
14 17 (6.54%) LDAP
15 16 (6.15%) Internet
16 12 (4.62%) OSPF
16 12 (4.62%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (28.46%) SQL Server
2 19 (7.31%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (5.38%) Oracle Database
3 14 (5.38%) Relational Database
4 12 (4.62%) MySQL
5 11 (4.23%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (1.54%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (1.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.38%) DB2
7 1 (0.38%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.38%) Informix
7 1 (0.38%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.38%) Redis
7 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.38%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 13 (5.00%) Vagrant
2 10 (3.85%) Selenium
3 9 (3.46%) Gatling
3 9 (3.46%) JMeter
3 9 (3.46%) LoadRunner
3 9 (3.46%) Visual Studio
3 9 (3.46%) WinDbg
4 8 (3.08%) JIRA
5 7 (2.69%) TestNG
6 2 (0.77%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.38%) Apache Ivy
7 1 (0.38%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.38%) ClearQuest
7 1 (0.38%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.38%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.38%) JUnit
7 1 (0.38%) Maven
7 1 (0.38%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (0.38%) Subversion
General
1 28 (10.77%) Finance
2 18 (6.92%) Telecoms
3 7 (2.69%) French Language
4 6 (2.31%) Legal
5 5 (1.92%) Back Office
5 5 (1.92%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.92%) Spanish Language
6 4 (1.54%) German Language
6 4 (1.54%) Portuguese Language
7 3 (1.15%) Automotive
8 2 (0.77%) Marketing
9 1 (0.38%) Advertising
9 1 (0.38%) Billing
9 1 (0.38%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.38%) Law
9 1 (0.38%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 76 (29.23%) Support Engineer
2 40 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 32 (12.31%) Network Engineer
4 31 (11.92%) Architect
5 28 (10.77%) Technical Engineer
6 26 (10.00%) Analyst
6 26 (10.00%) Cloud Architect
6 26 (10.00%) Technical Support
7 25 (9.62%) Technical Support Engineer
8 22 (8.46%) Windows Engineer
9 20 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
10 19 (7.31%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 19 (7.31%) Infrastructure Support
11 18 (6.92%) 3rd Line Support
11 18 (6.92%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 18 (6.92%) Applications Support
11 18 (6.92%) Support Analyst
12 16 (6.15%) Cloud Engineer
12 16 (6.15%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
12 16 (6.15%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (7.31%) Web Services
2 15 (5.77%) HTML
3 11 (4.23%) Regular Expression
4 10 (3.85%) .NET
5 9 (3.46%) Ajax
5 9 (3.46%) ASP.NET
6 6 (2.31%) CSS
6 6 (2.31%) FreeSWITCH
7 5 (1.92%) 802.1X
7 5 (1.92%) AngularJS
7 5 (1.92%) J2EE
7 5 (1.92%) jQuery
8 4 (1.54%) LAMP
9 3 (1.15%) Middleware
10 1 (0.38%) Hibernate
10 1 (0.38%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 31 (11.92%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (10.38%) Data Centre
3 24 (9.23%) Clustering
4 15 (5.77%) FlexPod
5 14 (5.38%) Hybrid Cloud
6 11 (4.23%) Computer Science
6 11 (4.23%) VCE vBlock
7 8 (3.08%) Management Information System
7 8 (3.08%) N-Tier
8 6 (2.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 5 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.92%) Mathematics
9 5 (1.92%) Replication
10 4 (1.54%) Fintech
11 3 (1.15%) PKI
11 3 (1.15%) Smartphone
11 3 (1.15%) Statistics
11 3 (1.15%) Virtual Team
12 2 (0.77%) Cyber Attack
13 1 (0.38%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 175 (67.31%) Windows
2 111 (42.69%) Windows Server
3 101 (38.85%) Linux
4 65 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 63 (24.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 36 (13.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 34 (13.08%) Windows Server 2003
8 21 (8.08%) Unix
9 12 (4.62%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 12 (4.62%) Windows 7
10 9 (3.46%) Mac OS
10 9 (3.46%) Windows NT
11 8 (3.08%) Windows 10
11 8 (3.08%) Windows 8
12 7 (2.69%) CentOS
13 4 (1.54%) Ubuntu
14 3 (1.15%) Windows XP
15 2 (0.77%) AIX
15 2 (0.77%) Solaris
15 2 (0.77%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (15.00%) Presales
2 26 (10.00%) Load Balancing
3 22 (8.46%) Open Source
4 20 (7.69%) ITIL
5 18 (6.92%) High Availability
5 18 (6.92%) Project Management
6 16 (6.15%) Change Management
7 15 (5.77%) DevOps
8 14 (5.38%) Mentoring
8 14 (5.38%) Migration
8 14 (5.38%) Project Planning
8 14 (5.38%) Validation
9 13 (5.00%) Demand Management
9 13 (5.00%) Server Monitoring
10 12 (4.62%) Converged Infrastructure
10 12 (4.62%) Virtual Infrastructure
11 11 (4.23%) Problem Management
12 10 (3.85%) Service Delivery
13 9 (3.46%) Disaster Recovery
13 9 (3.46%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 35 (13.46%) Java
2 34 (13.08%) Perl
3 32 (12.31%) SQL
4 28 (10.77%) PowerShell
4 28 (10.77%) Python
5 22 (8.46%) JavaScript
6 15 (5.77%) Ruby
7 12 (4.62%) Shell Script
8 11 (4.23%) Bash Shell
9 10 (3.85%) VBScript
10 9 (3.46%) VB
11 5 (1.92%) C
12 4 (1.54%) PL/SQL
13 3 (1.15%) PHP
14 2 (0.77%) C++
15 1 (0.38%) C#
15 1 (0.38%) T-SQL
15 1 (0.38%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 71 (27.31%) Cisco Certification
2 65 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 59 (22.69%) MCSE
4 47 (18.08%) CCNA
5 31 (11.92%) Degree
5 31 (11.92%) MCSA
6 30 (11.54%) CCNP
7 20 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 19 (7.31%) MCITP
9 17 (6.54%) CCIE
10 14 (5.38%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
11 12 (4.62%) VCDX
12 9 (3.46%) CEH
12 9 (3.46%) CISSP
13 8 (3.08%) ISEB
13 8 (3.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 7 (2.69%) MCP
15 5 (1.92%) CCDP
15 5 (1.92%) JNCIE
15 5 (1.92%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (13.08%) SLA
2 23 (8.85%) PCI DSS
3 8 (3.08%) QA
4 5 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.38%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.38%) ISO22301
System Software
1 168 (64.62%) Active Directory
2 83 (31.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 78 (30.00%) Hyper-V
4 48 (18.46%) vSphere
5 42 (16.15%) vCloud
6 14 (5.38%) Terminal Services
6 14 (5.38%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 13 (5.00%) Docker
7 13 (5.00%) VMware ESX
8 9 (3.46%) Samba
9 7 (2.69%) Virtual Machines
9 7 (2.69%) VMware ESXi
10 6 (2.31%) Kamailio
11 5 (1.92%) Firmware
12 4 (1.54%) ISA Server
12 4 (1.54%) Virtual Servers
13 3 (1.15%) XenApp
14 2 (0.77%) KVM
14 2 (0.77%) Virtual Desktop
15 1 (0.38%) iptables
Systems Management
1 18 (6.92%) Ansible
2 15 (5.77%) Puppet
3 14 (5.38%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (5.38%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 12 (4.62%) SCCM
5 9 (3.46%) vRealize
6 8 (3.08%) Backup Exec
6 8 (3.08%) NetBackup
7 7 (2.69%) WSUS
8 5 (1.92%) HP Data Protector
8 5 (1.92%) Nessus
8 5 (1.92%) Nmap
9 4 (1.54%) Failover Clustering
9 4 (1.54%) Legato
9 4 (1.54%) Microsoft Clustering
10 3 (1.15%) SCOM
10 3 (1.15%) vMotion
11 2 (0.77%) EMC NetWorker
11 2 (0.77%) SCVMM
12 1 (0.38%) Plesk
Vendors
1 113 (43.46%) Microsoft
2 112 (43.08%) VMware
3 78 (30.00%) Cisco
4 38 (14.62%) Oracle
5 30 (11.54%) HP
6 29 (11.15%) Red Hat
7 26 (10.00%) Juniper
8 23 (8.85%) Citrix
9 22 (8.46%) Veritas
10 13 (5.00%) arcserve
10 13 (5.00%) Dell
10 13 (5.00%) NetApp
10 13 (5.00%) Nimsoft
11 12 (4.62%) F5
12 10 (3.85%) CheckPoint
12 10 (3.85%) EMC
12 10 (3.85%) Palo Alto
12 10 (3.85%) Veeam
13 9 (3.46%) CommVault
13 9 (3.46%) Novell
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