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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 30 22 13
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -9
Permanent jobs citing DNS 10 5 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 4.59% 4.85% 19.05%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.13% 22.73% 55.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 16
Average salary £56,250 £52,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +66.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £52,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £59,500 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
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
62 22 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 28.44% 21.36% 34.52%
Number of salaries quoted 35 17 25
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +42.85%
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 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 16 (100.00%) DHCP
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 16 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 15 (93.75%) Citrix
2 15 (93.75%) Change Management
3 12 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 11 (68.75%) VMware
4 11 (68.75%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (62.50%) LDAP
5 10 (62.50%) Windows
6 9 (56.25%) ITIL
6 9 (56.25%) SLA
7 8 (50.00%) SAN
7 8 (50.00%) Finance
8 7 (43.75%) CMDB
8 7 (43.75%) SolarWinds
9 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (37.50%) Symantec
9 6 (37.50%) MCSE
9 6 (37.50%) Linux
9 6 (37.50%) SQL
10 5 (31.25%) Solaris
10 5 (31.25%) Sun
10 5 (31.25%) BCP
10 5 (31.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
10 5 (31.25%) NetApp
10 5 (31.25%) Red Hat
10 5 (31.25%) HP
10 5 (31.25%) Time Management

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 1 (6.25%) IIS
1 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 16 (100.00%) DHCP
2 10 (62.50%) LDAP
3 8 (50.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 8 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (31.25%) Server Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Server Support
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) CMDB
2 5 (31.25%) Statistics
2 5 (31.25%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Windows
2 6 (37.50%) Linux
3 5 (31.25%) Solaris
3 5 (31.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (6.25%) Debian
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (93.75%) Change Management
2 12 (75.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (56.25%) ITIL
4 5 (31.25%) BCP
4 5 (31.25%) Time Management
4 5 (31.25%) Business Continuity
4 5 (31.25%) Asset Management
5 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
5 1 (6.25%) Investment Management
5 1 (6.25%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) VBScript
2 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) MCSE
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (31.25%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (56.25%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (68.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (18.75%) VMware ESX
4 2 (12.50%) XenServer
5 1 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (6.25%) XenApp
5 1 (6.25%) MetaFrame
5 1 (6.25%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (6.25%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (93.75%) Citrix
3 11 (68.75%) VMware
4 7 (43.75%) SolarWinds
5 6 (37.50%) Symantec
6 5 (31.25%) NetApp
6 5 (31.25%) Red Hat
6 5 (31.25%) Sun
6 5 (31.25%) HP