The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 50 79 76
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -3
Permanent jobs citing DNS 285 168 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 4.82% 3.02% 3.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.11% 11.01% 13.39%
Number of salaries quoted 177 123 169
Average salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
1769 1526 1456
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.90% 27.43% 26.07%
Number of salaries quoted 977 1100 1115
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 2 September 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 2 September 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +2 78 £45,000 +12.50% 8
Bracknell +43 77 £33,750 -4.25% 3
Slough +27 40 £43,000 -6.01% 6
Newbury -2 26 £34,500 +11.29%
Wokingham +2 17 £30,000 -35.48%
Maidenhead -4 12 £57,500 +9.52%
Windsor -22 2 £25,000 -35.48%
DNS
South East

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 341 (58.09%) Windows
2 276 (47.02%) Active Directory
3 273 (46.51%) Microsoft
4 260 (44.29%) DHCP
5 227 (38.67%) Firewall
6 224 (38.16%) VMware
7 204 (34.75%) TCP/IP
8 192 (32.71%) VMware Infrastructure
9 173 (29.47%) Cisco
10 169 (28.79%) Windows Server 2008
11 154 (26.24%) Linux
12 153 (26.06%) SQL
13 150 (25.55%) Windows Server 2003
14 136 (23.17%) Citrix
15 126 (21.47%) MS Exchange
16 124 (21.12%) Finance
17 123 (20.95%) Security Cleared
18 118 (20.10%) Telecoms
19 114 (19.42%) VPN
20 98 (16.70%) Internet
21 97 (16.52%) SSL
22 96 (16.35%) HP
22 96 (16.35%) BGP
23 94 (16.01%) OSPF
23 94 (16.01%) IIS
24 93 (15.84%) DV Cleared
25 86 (14.65%) SC Cleared
26 85 (14.48%) Retail
26 85 (14.48%) Cisco Certification
26 85 (14.48%) Red Hat

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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
1 126 (21.47%) MS Exchange
2 94 (16.01%) IIS
3 67 (11.41%) Apache
4 61 (10.39%) SharePoint
5 60 (10.22%) Exchange Server 2003
6 50 (8.52%) Exchange Server 2010
7 47 (8.01%) SharePoint 2010
8 39 (6.64%) Exchange Server 2007
9 33 (5.62%) Exchange Server 5.5
10 25 (4.26%) Lync
11 20 (3.41%) WebSphere
11 20 (3.41%) Tomcat
12 16 (2.73%) Exchange Server 2013
13 13 (2.21%) Lotus Domino
14 12 (2.04%) Resin
15 8 (1.36%) Drupal
15 8 (1.36%) SharePoint Server
15 8 (1.36%) Live Communications Server
15 8 (1.36%) GroupWise
16 7 (1.19%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 80 (13.63%) MS Excel
2 59 (10.05%) MS Office
3 13 (2.21%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.02%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (0.68%) Sage 200
2 3 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (3.24%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (2.04%) SaaS
2 12 (2.04%) Office 365
3 10 (1.70%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (1.53%) Google Apps
5 5 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (0.34%) Route 53
6 2 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.34%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.34%) CloudFront
7 1 (0.17%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 260 (44.29%) DHCP
2 227 (38.67%) Firewall
3 204 (34.75%) TCP/IP
4 114 (19.42%) VPN
5 98 (16.70%) Internet
6 97 (16.52%) SSL
7 96 (16.35%) BGP
8 94 (16.01%) OSPF
9 82 (13.97%) MPLS
10 76 (12.95%) SMTP
11 70 (11.93%) WAN
12 69 (11.75%) HTTP
13 65 (11.07%) VoIP
14 63 (10.73%) SNMP
15 55 (9.37%) LAN
15 55 (9.37%) LDAP
15 55 (9.37%) Network Security
16 45 (7.67%) Cisco Nexus
17 42 (7.16%) SAN
17 42 (7.16%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (11.24%) SQL Server
2 38 (6.47%) EDRMS
3 37 (6.30%) MySQL
4 32 (5.45%) IDOL
5 17 (2.90%) Oracle Database
6 16 (2.73%) SQL Server 2005
7 15 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
8 13 (2.21%) Relational Database
9 11 (1.87%) SQL Server 2012
10 10 (1.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 8 (1.36%) MS Access
12 7 (1.19%) RDBMS
13 6 (1.02%) Crystal Reports
14 3 (0.51%) Oracle Database 11g
15 2 (0.34%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 2 (0.34%) Amazon RDS
16 1 (0.17%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 22 (3.75%) MSI
2 3 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (0.51%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.34%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.17%) Apache Ivy
4 1 (0.17%) Hudson
4 1 (0.17%) Gradle
4 1 (0.17%) Ant
4 1 (0.17%) IntelliJ
4 1 (0.17%) Subversion
4 1 (0.17%) Maven
4 1 (0.17%) JIRA
4 1 (0.17%) Selenium
General
1 124 (21.12%) Finance
2 118 (20.10%) Telecoms
3 85 (14.48%) Retail
4 32 (5.45%) Billing
5 15 (2.56%) German Language
6 7 (1.19%) Electronics
7 5 (0.85%) French Language
8 4 (0.68%) Italian Language
9 3 (0.51%) Spanish Language
9 3 (0.51%) Back Office
10 2 (0.34%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.17%) Advertising
11 1 (0.17%) Marketing
11 1 (0.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 118 (20.10%) Support Engineer
2 68 (11.58%) Administrator
3 44 (7.50%) Systems Administrator
4 43 (7.33%) 3rd Line Support
5 42 (7.16%) Network Engineer
6 41 (6.98%) Analyst
7 36 (6.13%) Consultant
7 36 (6.13%) Security Engineer
8 35 (5.96%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 35 (5.96%) Technical Support
9 29 (4.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 29 (4.94%) Linux Administrator
10 26 (4.43%) Linux Engineer
10 26 (4.43%) Technical Engineer
11 24 (4.09%) Support Analyst
12 21 (3.58%) Systems Engineer
12 21 (3.58%) Technical Design Authority
13 20 (3.41%) Support Technician
13 20 (3.41%) Technical Support Engineer
13 20 (3.41%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (5.79%) SOAP
2 21 (3.58%) XML
3 13 (2.21%) COM
3 13 (2.21%) Rendezvous
4 12 (2.04%) Java EE
5 11 (1.87%) Web Services
6 7 (1.19%) Ajax
7 6 (1.02%) HTML
8 5 (0.85%) .NET
8 5 (0.85%) Servlets
8 5 (0.85%) SAML
8 5 (0.85%) XSLT
9 4 (0.68%) ODBC
9 4 (0.68%) Flash
9 4 (0.68%) XHTML
9 4 (0.68%) MAPI
9 4 (0.68%) CGI
9 4 (0.68%) J2EE
9 4 (0.68%) FIX Protocol
10 3 (0.51%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 45 (7.67%) Statistics
2 29 (4.94%) Clustering
3 28 (4.77%) Smartphone
4 16 (2.73%) Mobile App
5 15 (2.56%) Video Conferencing
5 15 (2.56%) Blackberry
6 14 (2.39%) IVR
7 13 (2.21%) Management Information System
7 13 (2.21%) Mathematics
8 12 (2.04%) Computer Science
8 12 (2.04%) Enterprise Storage
8 12 (2.04%) Client/Server
9 11 (1.87%) Thin Client
9 11 (1.87%) Fat Client
10 9 (1.53%) Replication
11 8 (1.36%) PKI
11 8 (1.36%) Firmware
11 8 (1.36%) iPhone
12 5 (0.85%) CLARiiON
13 4 (0.68%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 341 (58.09%) Windows
2 169 (28.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 154 (26.24%) Linux
4 150 (25.55%) Windows Server 2003
5 83 (14.14%) Windows XP
6 65 (11.07%) Windows Server 2012
7 58 (9.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 57 (9.71%) UNIX
9 41 (6.98%) Windows 7
10 40 (6.81%) CentOS
11 37 (6.30%) Windows 2000
12 35 (5.96%) Solaris
13 20 (3.41%) Windows Vista
14 13 (2.21%) SUSE
15 10 (1.70%) Ubuntu
15 10 (1.70%) Windows 8
16 8 (1.36%) Android
17 7 (1.19%) Mac OS X
18 4 (0.68%) Windows Phone
18 4 (0.68%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (13.29%) ITIL
2 76 (12.95%) Network Management
3 63 (10.73%) Load Balancing
4 59 (10.05%) Mentoring
5 48 (8.18%) Incident Management
6 43 (7.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 38 (6.47%) Software Distribution
8 36 (6.13%) Kalman Filter
9 35 (5.96%) Time Management
10 34 (5.79%) Coaching
11 30 (5.11%) Problem Management
12 27 (4.60%) Capacity Management
13 26 (4.43%) Migration
14 24 (4.09%) Network Design
14 24 (4.09%) Project Management
14 24 (4.09%) Change Management
15 22 (3.75%) Data Security
16 20 (3.41%) Service Management
17 15 (2.56%) Performance Monitoring
18 14 (2.39%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 153 (26.06%) SQL
2 75 (12.78%) PowerShell
3 42 (7.16%) Perl
4 38 (6.47%) Bash Shell
5 37 (6.30%) Java
6 27 (4.60%) Python
7 24 (4.09%) VB
8 23 (3.92%) VBScript
9 9 (1.53%) PHP
10 8 (1.36%) T-SQL
11 7 (1.19%) Shell Script
12 6 (1.02%) JavaScript
13 5 (0.85%) Google Apps Script
14 3 (0.51%) C#
15 1 (0.17%) C
15 1 (0.17%) Ruby
15 1 (0.17%) Korn
15 1 (0.17%) C-shell
15 1 (0.17%) R
Qualifications
1 123 (20.95%) Security Cleared
2 93 (15.84%) DV Cleared
3 86 (14.65%) SC Cleared
4 85 (14.48%) Cisco Certification
5 71 (12.10%) Degree
6 63 (10.73%) CCNA
7 48 (8.18%) Microsoft Certification
8 39 (6.64%) MCSE
9 31 (5.28%) CCNP
10 29 (4.94%) MCITP
11 14 (2.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 14 (2.39%) MCP
11 14 (2.39%) MCSA
11 14 (2.39%) ISEB
11 14 (2.39%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 13 (2.21%) ITIL Certification
13 10 (1.70%) RHCE
14 7 (1.19%) MCDBA
14 7 (1.19%) CCIE
15 6 (1.02%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (7.33%) SLA
2 30 (5.11%) PCI DSS
3 29 (4.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 23 (3.92%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 17 (2.90%) QA
6 4 (0.68%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.68%) COBIT
System Software
1 276 (47.02%) Active Directory
2 192 (32.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 81 (13.80%) VMware ESXi
4 69 (11.75%) Hyper-V
5 49 (8.35%) ISA Server
6 46 (7.84%) VMware ESX
7 38 (6.47%) vSphere
8 29 (4.94%) XenApp
9 22 (3.75%) XenDesktop
10 21 (3.58%) NFS
11 18 (3.07%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 11 (1.87%) vCloud
13 9 (1.53%) KVM
14 8 (1.36%) VMware Workstation
15 6 (1.02%) Terminal Services
16 5 (0.85%) Microsoft App-V
16 5 (0.85%) Xen
16 5 (0.85%) DFS Replication
16 5 (0.85%) Forefront TMG
16 5 (0.85%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 69 (11.75%) SCCM
2 46 (7.84%) NetBackup
3 23 (3.92%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 23 (3.92%) WSUS
4 21 (3.58%) SCOM
5 17 (2.90%) HP NNM
5 17 (2.90%) CiscoWorks
6 16 (2.73%) Zenoss
6 16 (2.73%) Puppet
7 14 (2.39%) Nagios
7 14 (2.39%) SCVMM
8 13 (2.21%) ARCserve
8 13 (2.21%) Munin
9 12 (2.04%) HP SIM
10 11 (1.87%) EMC NetWorker
11 10 (1.70%) Netcool
12 9 (1.53%) Veritas Storage Foundation
12 9 (1.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 9 (1.53%) Plesk
13 8 (1.36%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 273 (46.51%) Microsoft
2 224 (38.16%) VMware
3 173 (29.47%) Cisco
4 136 (23.17%) Citrix
5 96 (16.35%) HP
6 85 (14.48%) Red Hat
7 81 (13.80%) Juniper
8 75 (12.78%) Oracle
9 69 (11.75%) F5
10 54 (9.20%) Fujitsu
11 52 (8.86%) Veritas
12 43 (7.33%) Meridio
13 36 (6.13%) CheckPoint
14 23 (3.92%) Veeam
15 22 (3.75%) WatchGuard
16 21 (3.58%) EMC
17 20 (3.41%) Dell
18 17 (2.90%) IBM
19 15 (2.56%) Apple
19 15 (2.56%) Huawei
Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: benefits package
Posted: 2 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 3 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £26400 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + £6k Car Allow + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £34,000 to £34,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £28k - 32k per year + Pension and Training
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Woodley, Berkshire
TechnoRecruit
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London, London, Hounslow, Slough,...
XIST4 IT LIMITED
Salary: £45-65,000 + Bens
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £20000 - £23500 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Hungerford, Berkshire
ADP Dealer Services
Salary: Competitive salary with excellent benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Bracknell
Capita - ITMS
Salary: Car Allowance+Bonus+Further Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £12,500 to £15,000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago