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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 46 16 58
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +42
Permanent jobs citing DNS 4 73 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 1.17% 13.90% 2.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.85% 36.87% 7.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3 20 7
Average salary £42,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.23% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,400 £25,650 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,400 £52,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
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
104 198 171
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 30.41% 37.71% 34.83%
Number of salaries quoted 86 109 117
Average salary £37,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,950 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 4 September 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Bracknell

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 13 (65.00%) Windows
2 12 (60.00%) DHCP
3 10 (50.00%) Linux
4 8 (40.00%) TCP/IP
5 7 (35.00%) Cisco
5 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
5 7 (35.00%) Firewall
6 6 (30.00%) VMware
6 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (30.00%) Solaris
7 5 (25.00%) Perl
7 5 (25.00%) Apache
7 5 (25.00%) Tomcat
7 5 (25.00%) Python
7 5 (25.00%) LDAP
7 5 (25.00%) SMTP
7 5 (25.00%) Nagios
7 5 (25.00%) Red Hat
7 5 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (25.00%) SUSE
7 5 (25.00%) Degree
7 5 (25.00%) CentOS
7 5 (25.00%) ZABBIX
8 4 (20.00%) Windows 7
8 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
8 4 (20.00%) French Language
8 4 (20.00%) German Language
8 4 (20.00%) Italian Language
8 4 (20.00%) Spanish Language
8 4 (20.00%) SCCM

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 5 (25.00%) Apache
1 5 (25.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (15.00%) WebLogic
2 3 (15.00%) JBoss
2 3 (15.00%) nginx
2 3 (15.00%) OpenStack
3 2 (10.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (60.00%) DHCP
2 8 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 7 (35.00%) Firewall
4 5 (25.00%) SMTP
4 5 (25.00%) LDAP
5 4 (20.00%) HTTP
5 4 (20.00%) Internet
6 3 (15.00%) SSL
7 2 (10.00%) OSPF
7 2 (10.00%) BGP
7 2 (10.00%) EIGRP
8 1 (5.00%) IGRP
8 1 (5.00%) SAN
8 1 (5.00%) MPLS
8 1 (5.00%) RIP
8 1 (5.00%) VPN
8 1 (5.00%) LAN
8 1 (5.00%) PBX
8 1 (5.00%) WAN
8 1 (5.00%) POP3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) RDBMS
1 4 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (15.00%) MySQL
General
1 4 (20.00%) French Language
1 4 (20.00%) German Language
1 4 (20.00%) Italian Language
1 4 (20.00%) Spanish Language
2 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Technical Support
2 6 (30.00%) Support Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Analyst
2 6 (30.00%) Support Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Technical Support Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Technical Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Desktop Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Technical Support Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Desktop Support
5 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (10.00%) Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Unified Communications Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Linux Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) Linux Support
6 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 13 (65.00%) Windows
2 10 (50.00%) Linux
3 6 (30.00%) Solaris
4 5 (25.00%) SUSE
4 5 (25.00%) CentOS
5 4 (20.00%) Windows XP
5 4 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 4 (20.00%) UNIX
6 3 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (10.00%) Ubuntu
7 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
8 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Time Management
2 3 (15.00%) Information Security
3 2 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) Database Security
4 1 (5.00%) SDLC
4 1 (5.00%) Network Architecture
4 1 (5.00%) SIEM
4 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL
4 1 (5.00%) CRM
4 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.00%) Change Management
4 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (25.00%) Perl
1 5 (25.00%) Python
2 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (10.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (5.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (25.00%) Degree
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (20.00%) MCP
2 4 (20.00%) MCSE
2 4 (20.00%) MCSA
2 4 (20.00%) MCDBA
2 4 (20.00%) CCNA
3 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (5.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (5.00%) CCA
4 1 (5.00%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (5.00%) CISSP
4 1 (5.00%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.00%) QA
1 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.00%) Squid
2 3 (15.00%) qmail
3 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (5.00%) Terminal Services
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (5.00%) XenApp
4 1 (5.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (5.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) Nagios
1 5 (25.00%) ZABBIX
2 4 (20.00%) SCCM
3 2 (10.00%) logstash
4 1 (5.00%) EdgeSight
4 1 (5.00%) Puppet
4 1 (5.00%) SCOM
4 1 (5.00%) WSUS
4 1 (5.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Cisco
2 6 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (30.00%) VMware
3 5 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 4 (20.00%) LANDesk
4 4 (20.00%) Sun
5 2 (10.00%) Intel
5 2 (10.00%) Sophos
5 2 (10.00%) Websense
6 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
6 1 (5.00%) AppSense
6 1 (5.00%) Fortinet
6 1 (5.00%) Citrix
6 1 (5.00%) Juniper
6 1 (5.00%) Veritas
6 1 (5.00%) HP