The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 42 41 38
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -3
Permanent jobs citing DNS 24 24 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 4.60% 4.74% 8.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.46% 13.95% 19.17%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 41
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +31.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,400 £20,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £50,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
DNS
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bracknell region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
130 172 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 24.90% 33.99% 42.18%
Number of salaries quoted 84 128 145
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +32.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DNS across the Bracknell region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

DNS
Salary Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DNS across the Bracknell region.

DNS Salary Trend in Bracknell

DNS
Salary Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Bracknell

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 66 (89.19%) Windows
2 60 (81.08%) Active Directory
3 52 (70.27%) SQL
4 48 (64.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 46 (62.16%) DHCP
6 45 (60.81%) Security Cleared
7 44 (59.46%) SC Cleared
8 35 (47.30%) Microsoft
9 34 (45.95%) Windows XP
10 33 (44.59%) DV Cleared
11 32 (43.24%) Citrix
12 31 (41.89%) Incident Management
13 30 (40.54%) Veritas
14 29 (39.19%) VMware
15 28 (37.84%) MS Exchange
15 28 (37.84%) Windows Server 2008
16 27 (36.49%) Statistics
16 27 (36.49%) Telecoms
16 27 (36.49%) NetBackup
17 26 (35.14%) Finance
17 26 (35.14%) Retail
17 26 (35.14%) Meridio
17 26 (35.14%) Fujitsu
17 26 (35.14%) VMware Infrastructure
17 26 (35.14%) PowerShell
18 24 (32.43%) Coaching
19 23 (31.08%) IIS
20 20 (27.03%) Apache
20 20 (27.03%) SharePoint
20 20 (27.03%) ISA Server

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 28 (37.84%) MS Exchange
2 23 (31.08%) IIS
3 20 (27.03%) Apache
3 20 (27.03%) SharePoint
3 20 (27.03%) Exchange Server 2003
4 15 (20.27%) SharePoint 2010
5 14 (18.92%) Exchange Server 5.5
6 6 (8.11%) Live Communications Server
7 5 (6.76%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (1.35%) Office Communications Server
8 1 (1.35%) GroupWise
8 1 (1.35%) JBoss
8 1 (1.35%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 6 (8.11%) MS Office
2 3 (4.05%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Nortel Periphonics
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (2.70%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 46 (62.16%) DHCP
2 14 (18.92%) SAN
3 9 (12.16%) Internet
4 8 (10.81%) OSPF
4 8 (10.81%) BGP
4 8 (10.81%) EIGRP
5 7 (9.46%) TCP/IP
5 7 (9.46%) LAN
5 7 (9.46%) Network Security
6 6 (8.11%) iSCSI
6 6 (8.11%) NetScaler
6 6 (8.11%) Wireshark
6 6 (8.11%) WAN
7 5 (6.76%) IGRP
7 5 (6.76%) RIP
8 4 (5.41%) Firewall
9 2 (2.70%) VPN
9 2 (2.70%) SSL
9 2 (2.70%) DMZ
10 1 (1.35%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (27.03%) EDRMS
1 20 (27.03%) IDOL
2 13 (17.57%) SQL Server
3 7 (9.46%) MS Access
4 3 (4.05%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.35%) MSI
1 1 (1.35%) StarTeam
General
1 27 (36.49%) Telecoms
2 26 (35.14%) Finance
2 26 (35.14%) Retail
3 1 (1.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 43 (58.11%) Support Engineer
2 17 (22.97%) 3rd Line Support
2 17 (22.97%) Technical Support
3 14 (18.92%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 9 (12.16%) Web Engineer
4 9 (12.16%) Web Support Engineer
5 8 (10.81%) Analyst
5 8 (10.81%) Support Analyst
6 7 (9.46%) Technical Support Engineer
6 7 (9.46%) Technical Engineer
7 6 (8.11%) Consultant
7 6 (8.11%) Wintel Engineer
8 5 (6.76%) Network Consultant
9 4 (5.41%) Desktop Support
9 4 (5.41%) Support Specialist
9 4 (5.41%) Technical Support Analyst
9 4 (5.41%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 4 (5.41%) Team Leader
9 4 (5.41%) Technical Analyst
9 4 (5.41%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.05%) .NET
2 1 (1.35%) Middleware
2 1 (1.35%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 27 (36.49%) Statistics
2 6 (8.11%) Thin Client
2 6 (8.11%) Fat Client
3 3 (4.05%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.70%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.35%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 66 (89.19%) Windows
2 48 (64.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 34 (45.95%) Windows XP
4 28 (37.84%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (20.27%) Windows 7
6 14 (18.92%) Windows 2000
7 5 (6.76%) Linux
8 3 (4.05%) UNIX
8 3 (4.05%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (41.89%) Incident Management
2 24 (32.43%) Coaching
3 20 (27.03%) Mentoring
3 20 (27.03%) Time Management
4 14 (18.92%) Disaster Recovery
4 14 (18.92%) Software Distribution
5 9 (12.16%) Problem Management
5 9 (12.16%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (8.11%) ITIL
7 5 (6.76%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (6.76%) Network Architecture
8 4 (5.41%) Resource Management
9 3 (4.05%) Change Control
10 2 (2.70%) Kalman Filter
11 1 (1.35%) Database Security
11 1 (1.35%) Cisco ICM Scripting
11 1 (1.35%) SIEM
11 1 (1.35%) Information Security
11 1 (1.35%) CRM
11 1 (1.35%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 52 (70.27%) SQL
2 26 (35.14%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.70%) Google Apps Script
3 2 (2.70%) VB
3 2 (2.70%) Python
3 2 (2.70%) Java
4 1 (1.35%) C
4 1 (1.35%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 45 (60.81%) Security Cleared
2 44 (59.46%) SC Cleared
3 33 (44.59%) DV Cleared
4 6 (8.11%) Degree
4 6 (8.11%) CCA
4 6 (8.11%) Citrix Certification
5 5 (6.76%) CCIE
5 5 (6.76%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (1.35%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.76%) SLA
2 1 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 60 (81.08%) Active Directory
2 26 (35.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (27.03%) ISA Server
4 8 (10.81%) Hyper-V
5 6 (8.11%) XenApp
5 6 (8.11%) XenServer
5 6 (8.11%) XenDesktop
5 6 (8.11%) Microsoft App-V
5 6 (8.11%) Terminal Services
6 4 (5.41%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 27 (36.49%) NetBackup
2 15 (20.27%) SCCM
3 10 (13.51%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 7 (9.46%) SCOM
4 7 (9.46%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 6 (8.11%) Unicenter
5 6 (8.11%) Netcool
5 6 (8.11%) EdgeSight
6 1 (1.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (1.35%) Cisco IPCC
6 1 (1.35%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 35 (47.30%) Microsoft
2 32 (43.24%) Citrix
3 30 (40.54%) Veritas
4 29 (39.19%) VMware
5 26 (35.14%) Meridio
5 26 (35.14%) Fujitsu
6 14 (18.92%) Cisco
7 10 (13.51%) HP
8 7 (9.46%) EMC
8 7 (9.46%) Oracle
9 6 (8.11%) AppSense
10 5 (6.76%) Fortinet
10 5 (6.76%) CheckPoint
11 3 (4.05%) Juniper
12 2 (2.70%) Google
13 1 (1.35%) Verint
13 1 (1.35%) Genesys
13 1 (1.35%) NetApp
13 1 (1.35%) Novell
13 1 (1.35%) Nortel