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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 24 27 18
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -9
Permanent jobs citing DNS 22 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 9.13% 4.46% 11.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.33% 20.83% 29.73%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 11
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +66.66%
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -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
75 24 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 31.12% 21.43% 40.22%
Number of salaries quoted 43 20 22
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 £27,000 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £51,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 31 March 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Brentwood

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 27 (96.43%) Active Directory
2 24 (85.71%) Citrix
3 23 (82.14%) DHCP
3 23 (82.14%) Microsoft
3 23 (82.14%) Windows
3 23 (82.14%) VMware
4 22 (78.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 20 (71.43%) Change Management
6 16 (57.14%) ITIL
6 16 (57.14%) SLA
7 15 (53.57%) LDAP
7 15 (53.57%) Disaster Recovery
8 14 (50.00%) SAN
9 12 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
9 12 (42.86%) MCSE
9 12 (42.86%) Linux
9 12 (42.86%) SQL
9 12 (42.86%) Finance
10 10 (35.71%) CMDB
10 10 (35.71%) SolarWinds
11 9 (32.14%) VMware ESX
12 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
12 8 (28.57%) Symantec
12 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
13 7 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
13 7 (25.00%) Backup Exec
13 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
13 7 (25.00%) MS Exchange
14 6 (21.43%) Time Management
15 5 (17.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (14.29%) SharePoint
3 3 (10.71%) IIS
3 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2010
Cloud Services
1 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (82.14%) DHCP
2 15 (53.57%) LDAP
3 14 (50.00%) SAN
4 4 (14.29%) Firewall
4 4 (14.29%) VoIP
4 4 (14.29%) SNMP
4 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (14.29%) MySQL
3 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (10.71%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 12 (42.86%) Finance
2 4 (14.29%) Games
3 1 (3.57%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (21.43%) 3rd Line Support
1 6 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 6 (21.43%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) Server Engineer
3 2 (7.14%) Server Support
4 1 (3.57%) Support Specialist
4 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) CMDB
2 5 (17.86%) Statistics
2 5 (17.86%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.14%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 23 (82.14%) Windows
2 12 (42.86%) Linux
3 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (17.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (17.86%) Solaris
5 4 (14.29%) Mac OS X
5 4 (14.29%) Ubuntu
5 4 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 4 (14.29%) Windows 8
6 3 (10.71%) Debian
7 2 (7.14%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (71.43%) Change Management
2 16 (57.14%) ITIL
3 15 (53.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (21.43%) Time Management
5 5 (17.86%) Business Continuity
5 5 (17.86%) Asset Management
5 5 (17.86%) BCP
6 4 (14.29%) Project Management
6 4 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 4 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
7 3 (10.71%) Change Control
8 2 (7.14%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 12 (42.86%) SQL
2 2 (7.14%) VBScript
2 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (42.86%) MCSE
1 12 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (17.86%) Degree
3 4 (14.29%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (57.14%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (96.43%) Active Directory
2 22 (78.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (32.14%) VMware ESX
4 7 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (17.86%) XenServer
6 4 (14.29%) Hyper-V
7 3 (10.71%) Terminal Services
8 2 (7.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (25.00%) Backup Exec
2 5 (17.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (14.29%) Nagios
Vendors
1 24 (85.71%) Citrix
2 23 (82.14%) Microsoft
2 23 (82.14%) VMware
3 10 (35.71%) SolarWinds
4 8 (28.57%) Symantec
5 5 (17.86%) Sun
5 5 (17.86%) HP
5 5 (17.86%) NetApp
5 5 (17.86%) Red Hat
6 4 (14.29%) Sophos
6 4 (14.29%) WatchGuard
6 4 (14.29%) Cisco
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