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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 21 55 43
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -12
Permanent jobs citing DNS 75 14 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 13.86% 2.70% 5.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 36.23% 6.86% 16.27%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 18
Average salary £26,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,600 £26,600 £27,850
10% offered a salary of more than £36,500 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
207 204 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 38.26% 39.38% 33.27%
Number of salaries quoted 101 140 145
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £54,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 September 2014.

DNS Salary Histogram in Bracknell

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 105 (81.40%) Windows
2 101 (78.29%) Active Directory
3 91 (70.54%) SQL
4 83 (64.34%) Windows Server 2003
5 81 (62.79%) Microsoft
5 81 (62.79%) Security Cleared
6 73 (56.59%) SC Cleared
7 71 (55.04%) DV Cleared
8 67 (51.94%) DHCP
9 61 (47.29%) Finance
9 61 (47.29%) Citrix
9 61 (47.29%) Fujitsu
10 57 (44.19%) VMware Infrastructure
10 57 (44.19%) Retail
10 57 (44.19%) Telecoms
10 57 (44.19%) VMware
11 53 (41.09%) PowerShell
12 51 (39.53%) MS Exchange
13 50 (38.76%) Veritas
14 49 (37.98%) Windows XP
14 49 (37.98%) Incident Management
15 47 (36.43%) Statistics
15 47 (36.43%) NetBackup
15 47 (36.43%) Meridio
15 47 (36.43%) Windows Server 2008
16 44 (34.11%) SharePoint
16 44 (34.11%) IIS
17 40 (31.01%) EDRMS
17 40 (31.01%) SharePoint 2010
17 40 (31.01%) Time Management

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 51 (39.53%) MS Exchange
2 44 (34.11%) SharePoint
2 44 (34.11%) IIS
3 40 (31.01%) SharePoint 2010
4 39 (30.23%) Exchange Server 2003
5 37 (28.68%) Apache
6 28 (21.71%) Exchange Server 5.5
7 10 (7.75%) Live Communications Server
8 9 (6.98%) Lotus Domino
9 5 (3.88%) IBM Notes
9 5 (3.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 4 (3.10%) GroupWise
11 3 (2.33%) SharePoint Server
11 3 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 16 (12.40%) MS Excel
2 10 (7.75%) MS Office
3 5 (3.88%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.33%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (2.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.43%) Cloud Computing
1 7 (5.43%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 67 (51.94%) DHCP
2 31 (24.03%) Firewall
3 26 (20.16%) TCP/IP
4 16 (12.40%) VPN
5 15 (11.63%) SMTP
6 13 (10.08%) SSL
7 12 (9.30%) SAN
7 12 (9.30%) WAN
8 11 (8.53%) IPsec
9 10 (7.75%) BIG-IP
9 10 (7.75%) Network Security
9 10 (7.75%) ATM
9 10 (7.75%) Internet
10 7 (5.43%) DMZ
10 7 (5.43%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 7 (5.43%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 5 (3.88%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (3.88%) POP3
12 4 (3.10%) LDAP
12 4 (3.10%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (31.01%) EDRMS
2 37 (28.68%) IDOL
3 24 (18.60%) SQL Server
4 10 (7.75%) MS Access
5 6 (4.65%) RDBMS
5 6 (4.65%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (4.65%) MSI
General
1 61 (47.29%) Finance
2 57 (44.19%) Retail
2 57 (44.19%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.65%) German Language
4 3 (2.33%) Back Office
5 1 (0.78%) French Language
5 1 (0.78%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 70 (54.26%) Support Engineer
2 31 (24.03%) 3rd Line Support
3 29 (22.48%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 13 (10.08%) Network Engineer
5 8 (6.20%) Technical Support
6 7 (5.43%) Consultant
6 7 (5.43%) Security Engineer
7 6 (4.65%) Integration Engineer
7 6 (4.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 6 (4.65%) Technical Support Engineer
7 6 (4.65%) Technical Engineer
7 6 (4.65%) Network Security Engineer
8 5 (3.88%) Support Analyst
8 5 (3.88%) Analyst
9 4 (3.10%) Architect
9 4 (3.10%) Infrastructure Architect
9 4 (3.10%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
9 4 (3.10%) Developer
9 4 (3.10%) SharePoint Developer
9 4 (3.10%) Cloud Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.10%) Servlets
1 4 (3.10%) XML
1 4 (3.10%) XSLT
1 4 (3.10%) Flash
1 4 (3.10%) XHTML
1 4 (3.10%) MAPI
1 4 (3.10%) CGI
1 4 (3.10%) SAML
1 4 (3.10%) Ajax
1 4 (3.10%) HTML
1 4 (3.10%) J2EE
2 3 (2.33%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (0.78%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 47 (36.43%) Statistics
2 10 (7.75%) Thin Client
2 10 (7.75%) Fat Client
3 5 (3.88%) Blackberry
4 4 (3.10%) PMI
4 4 (3.10%) PKI
5 3 (2.33%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.33%) Handset
5 3 (2.33%) Replication
5 3 (2.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 105 (81.40%) Windows
2 83 (64.34%) Windows Server 2003
3 49 (37.98%) Windows XP
4 47 (36.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 28 (21.71%) Windows 2000
6 18 (13.95%) Windows 7
7 9 (6.98%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (4.65%) Linux
9 5 (3.88%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.78%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (37.98%) Incident Management
2 40 (31.01%) Time Management
3 37 (28.68%) Mentoring
3 37 (28.68%) Coaching
4 28 (21.71%) Software Distribution
4 28 (21.71%) Disaster Recovery
5 12 (9.30%) Load Balancing
6 10 (7.75%) Problem Management
7 6 (4.65%) Security Management
7 6 (4.65%) Validation
7 6 (4.65%) ITSM
7 6 (4.65%) Service Management
7 6 (4.65%) Kalman Filter
8 5 (3.88%) Service Delivery
8 5 (3.88%) ITIL
9 4 (3.10%) PRINCE2
9 4 (3.10%) Identity Management
9 4 (3.10%) Migration
9 4 (3.10%) Project Management
9 4 (3.10%) Email Migration
Programming Languages
1 91 (70.54%) SQL
2 53 (41.09%) PowerShell
3 6 (4.65%) VBScript
3 6 (4.65%) VB
4 4 (3.10%) JavaScript
5 3 (2.33%) Java
5 3 (2.33%) Google Apps Script
5 3 (2.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 81 (62.79%) Security Cleared
2 73 (56.59%) SC Cleared
3 71 (55.04%) DV Cleared
4 10 (7.75%) MCSE
4 10 (7.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 9 (6.98%) Degree
6 8 (6.20%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (4.65%) Network+ Certification
7 6 (4.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (4.65%) MCP
7 6 (4.65%) CCNA
7 6 (4.65%) MCSA
7 6 (4.65%) MCDBA
8 4 (3.10%) PMI Certification
8 4 (3.10%) MCITP
9 2 (1.55%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 101 (78.29%) Active Directory
2 57 (44.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (28.68%) ISA Server
4 10 (7.75%) Hyper-V
5 8 (6.20%) VMware ESX
6 6 (4.65%) VMware Workstation
7 5 (3.88%) DFS Replication
8 4 (3.10%) XenApp
9 2 (1.55%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (1.55%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 47 (36.43%) NetBackup
2 10 (7.75%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 10 (7.75%) Unicenter
2 10 (7.75%) Netcool
2 10 (7.75%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 8 (6.20%) SCCM
4 6 (4.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (2.33%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (1.55%) SCOM
Vendors
1 81 (62.79%) Microsoft
2 61 (47.29%) Citrix
2 61 (47.29%) Fujitsu
3 57 (44.19%) VMware
4 50 (38.76%) Veritas
5 47 (36.43%) Meridio
6 16 (12.40%) Oracle
7 13 (10.08%) F5
8 12 (9.30%) Cisco
8 12 (9.30%) Juniper
9 10 (7.75%) HP
9 10 (7.75%) EMC
10 9 (6.98%) Lotus
11 7 (5.43%) Google
12 5 (3.88%) Apple
12 5 (3.88%) IBM
13 4 (3.10%) Novell
14 3 (2.33%) Capita
14 3 (2.33%) McAfee
14 3 (2.33%) Mitel