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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 37 35 21
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -14
Permanent jobs citing DNS 3 8 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 1.43% 3.27% 3.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.00% 11.59% 12.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 3
Average salary - £40,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -23.80%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -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
30 69 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 14.29% 28.16% 25.25%
Number of salaries quoted 6 41 21
Average salary £57,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £45,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 12 February 2016, 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 14 (100.00%) DHCP
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 14 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 14 (100.00%) Citrix
1 14 (100.00%) VMware
1 14 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 14 (100.00%) SolarWinds
2 11 (78.57%) Windows
3 7 (50.00%) LDAP
3 7 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 7 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 7 (50.00%) SNMP
3 7 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 7 (50.00%) SLA
3 7 (50.00%) Symantec
3 7 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 7 (50.00%) VBScript
3 7 (50.00%) ITIL
3 7 (50.00%) Change Management
3 7 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (50.00%) Digital Forensics
3 7 (50.00%) vSphere
3 7 (50.00%) Office 365
3 7 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (50.00%) Patch Management
3 7 (50.00%) Security Patching
3 7 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
3 7 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 7 (50.00%) Veeam

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (50.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 7 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (100.00%) DHCP
2 7 (50.00%) LDAP
2 7 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
2 7 (50.00%) SNMP
2 7 (50.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) IT Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Server Support
3 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (14.29%) Citrix Support
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (50.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Change Management
1 7 (50.00%) Digital Forensics
1 7 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 7 (50.00%) ITIL
1 7 (50.00%) Patch Management
1 7 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 7 (50.00%) Security Patching
2 5 (35.71%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 7 (50.00%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 14 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 7 (50.00%) SCCM
1 7 (50.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Citrix
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 14 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (50.00%) Symantec
2 7 (50.00%) Veeam