The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brentwood region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 14 23 17
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -6
Permanent jobs citing DNS 28 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 11.81% 6.35% 7.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 43.08% 22.86% 19.35%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 6
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +74.60%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
DNS
Essex

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

Communications & Networking Category
Brentwood
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
65 35 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 27.43% 27.78% 38.75%
Number of salaries quoted 37 30 15
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,250 £52,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

DNS
Salary Trend in Brentwood

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

DNS Salary Trend in Brentwood

DNS
Salary Histogram in Brentwood

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Brentwood region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Brentwood

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Brentwood 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 35 (94.59%) Active Directory
2 33 (89.19%) Windows
2 33 (89.19%) VMware
3 32 (86.49%) Citrix
4 31 (83.78%) DHCP
4 31 (83.78%) Microsoft
4 31 (83.78%) VMware Infrastructure
5 28 (75.68%) Change Management
6 25 (67.57%) SLA
6 25 (67.57%) ITIL
7 24 (64.86%) LDAP
8 23 (62.16%) Disaster Recovery
9 19 (51.35%) CMDB
9 19 (51.35%) SolarWinds
10 16 (43.24%) Finance
11 13 (35.14%) SAN
12 11 (29.73%) Microsoft Certification
12 11 (29.73%) MCSE
12 11 (29.73%) Linux
12 11 (29.73%) SQL
13 9 (24.32%) VMware ESX
13 9 (24.32%) Time Management
14 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2008
14 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2003
15 7 (18.92%) Symantec
15 7 (18.92%) Backup Exec
15 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
15 7 (18.92%) MS Exchange
15 7 (18.92%) VMware ESXi
16 5 (13.51%) XenServer

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Brentwood 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 7 (18.92%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.81%) SharePoint
3 3 (8.11%) IIS
3 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.81%) Office 365
1 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (10.81%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (83.78%) DHCP
2 24 (64.86%) LDAP
3 13 (35.14%) SAN
4 4 (10.81%) Firewall
4 4 (10.81%) VoIP
4 4 (10.81%) SNMP
4 4 (10.81%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.81%) MySQL
3 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 16 (43.24%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Games
3 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.41%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (24.32%) 3rd Line Support
2 6 (16.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (16.22%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) Server Support
4 4 (10.81%) Server Engineer
5 2 (5.41%) Support Specialist
6 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.81%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (51.35%) CMDB
2 4 (10.81%) Management Information System
2 4 (10.81%) Statistics
3 2 (5.41%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 33 (89.19%) Windows
2 11 (29.73%) Linux
3 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (21.62%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (10.81%) Windows 8
4 4 (10.81%) Windows 7
4 4 (10.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (10.81%) Ubuntu
4 4 (10.81%) Mac OS X
4 4 (10.81%) Solaris
5 3 (8.11%) Debian
6 2 (5.41%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (75.68%) Change Management
2 25 (67.57%) ITIL
3 23 (62.16%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (24.32%) Time Management
5 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Management
5 4 (10.81%) BCP
5 4 (10.81%) Project Management
5 4 (10.81%) Business Continuity
5 4 (10.81%) Asset Management
5 4 (10.81%) PRINCE2
6 3 (8.11%) Change Control
7 2 (5.41%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 11 (29.73%) SQL
2 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.41%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (29.73%) Microsoft Certification
1 11 (29.73%) MCSE
2 4 (10.81%) Degree
2 4 (10.81%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (67.57%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (94.59%) Active Directory
2 31 (83.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (24.32%) VMware ESX
4 7 (18.92%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (13.51%) XenServer
6 4 (10.81%) Hyper-V
7 3 (8.11%) Terminal Services
8 2 (5.41%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (18.92%) Backup Exec
2 4 (10.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 4 (10.81%) Nagios
Vendors
1 33 (89.19%) VMware
2 32 (86.49%) Citrix
3 31 (83.78%) Microsoft
4 19 (51.35%) SolarWinds
5 7 (18.92%) Symantec
6 4 (10.81%) WatchGuard
6 4 (10.81%) Sophos
6 4 (10.81%) Cisco
6 4 (10.81%) Sun
6 4 (10.81%) HP
6 4 (10.81%) NetApp
6 4 (10.81%) Red Hat
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