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 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 24 16 15
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Permanent jobs citing DNS 4 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 2.38% 10.00% 2.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.33% 28.13% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 1
Average salary - £32,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -43.47%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- -2.77%
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
30 32 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 17.86% 35.56% 11.11%
Number of salaries quoted 16 20 5
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -43.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £57,500 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) VMware ESX
2 4 (80.00%) Change Management
2 4 (80.00%) Banking
2 4 (80.00%) MetaFrame
2 4 (80.00%) VBScript
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) LDAP
2 4 (80.00%) DHCP
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Investment Management
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Incident Management

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
2 4 (80.00%) LDAP
2 4 (80.00%) DHCP
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
1 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Change Management
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
1 4 (80.00%) Investment Management
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) VBScript
1 4 (80.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) VMware ESX
2 4 (80.00%) MetaFrame
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft