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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 33 - 14
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing DNS 9 0 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 3.70% - 17.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.85% - 58.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 14
Average salary £40,000 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -
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 24 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 26.75% 26.67% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 36 20 24
Average salary £50,000 £32,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -48.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £51,000
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 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 13 (100.00%) DHCP
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 13 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 13 (100.00%) Citrix
1 13 (100.00%) Change Management
2 9 (69.23%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (69.23%) SAN
3 8 (61.54%) Finance
3 8 (61.54%) VMware
3 8 (61.54%) ITIL
3 8 (61.54%) LDAP
3 8 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (38.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 5 (38.46%) Symantec
4 5 (38.46%) BCP
4 5 (38.46%) NetApp
4 5 (38.46%) Red Hat
4 5 (38.46%) Management Information System
4 5 (38.46%) Business Continuity
4 5 (38.46%) MCSE
4 5 (38.46%) SQL
4 5 (38.46%) Windows
4 5 (38.46%) Solaris
4 5 (38.46%) Linux
4 5 (38.46%) HP
4 5 (38.46%) Sun
4 5 (38.46%) Asset Management
4 5 (38.46%) Statistics
4 5 (38.46%) Degree

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

Communications & Networking
1 13 (100.00%) DHCP
2 9 (69.23%) SAN
3 8 (61.54%) LDAP
General
1 8 (61.54%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (38.46%) Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Management Information System
1 5 (38.46%) Statistics
2 4 (30.77%) CMDB
3 1 (7.69%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
1 5 (38.46%) Solaris
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
1 5 (38.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 2000
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Change Management
2 9 (69.23%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (61.54%) ITIL
4 5 (38.46%) BCP
4 5 (38.46%) Business Continuity
4 5 (38.46%) Asset Management
5 4 (30.77%) Time Management
6 3 (23.08%) Investment Management
7 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) PowerShell
2 4 (30.77%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (38.46%) MCSE
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (30.77%) VMware ESX
4 3 (23.08%) MetaFrame
5 1 (7.69%) XenApp
5 1 (7.69%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 13 (100.00%) Citrix
2 8 (61.54%) VMware
3 5 (38.46%) Symantec
3 5 (38.46%) NetApp
3 5 (38.46%) Red Hat
3 5 (38.46%) HP
3 5 (38.46%) Sun
4 4 (30.77%) SolarWinds