The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 66 62 69
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +7
Permanent jobs citing DNS 30 24 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 2.99% 3.07% 2.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.52% 26.09% 14.39%
Number of salaries quoted 25 18 17
Average salary £28,000 £40,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +86.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £38,600 £41,800 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
-1.40% -2.73%
DNS
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brighton region.

Communications & Networking Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
162 92 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 16.17% 11.75% 15.40%
Number of salaries quoted 144 83 106
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DNS across the Brighton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

DNS
Salary Trend in Brighton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DNS across the Brighton region.

DNS Salary Trend in Brighton

DNS
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

DNS Salary Histogram in Brighton

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 60 (77.92%) Linux
2 52 (67.53%) DHCP
3 38 (49.35%) VoIP
4 36 (46.75%) MySQL
5 34 (44.16%) TCP/IP
6 33 (42.86%) Red Hat
6 33 (42.86%) FTP
7 32 (41.56%) Tomcat
7 32 (41.56%) Java
8 31 (40.26%) Bash Shell
9 29 (37.66%) Postfix
10 27 (35.06%) Windows
11 25 (32.47%) VMware
11 25 (32.47%) PHP
12 24 (31.17%) Cisco
12 24 (31.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 23 (29.87%) VLAN
14 22 (28.57%) MS Exchange
15 21 (27.27%) Citrix
16 19 (24.68%) Apache
16 19 (24.68%) SMTP
16 19 (24.68%) DevOps
17 18 (23.38%) LDAP
17 18 (23.38%) HTML
17 18 (23.38%) JavaScript
17 18 (23.38%) CSS
18 16 (20.78%) HTTP
18 16 (20.78%) NFS
18 16 (20.78%) Microsoft
18 16 (20.78%) JIRA

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 32 (41.56%) Tomcat
2 22 (28.57%) MS Exchange
3 19 (24.68%) Apache
4 13 (16.88%) IIS
5 8 (10.39%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (7.79%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (6.49%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.30%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (5.19%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (7.79%) Magento
2 3 (3.90%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (20.78%) Basecamp
2 3 (3.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 52 (67.53%) DHCP
2 38 (49.35%) VoIP
3 34 (44.16%) TCP/IP
4 33 (42.86%) FTP
5 23 (29.87%) VLAN
6 19 (24.68%) SMTP
7 18 (23.38%) LDAP
8 16 (20.78%) HTTP
8 16 (20.78%) SSH
8 16 (20.78%) Cisco IOS
9 15 (19.48%) Wireshark
10 14 (18.18%) VPN
10 14 (18.18%) Internet
11 13 (16.88%) OpenVPN
11 13 (16.88%) DSL
12 7 (9.09%) Firewall
13 6 (7.79%) SAN
13 6 (7.79%) WAN
14 5 (6.49%) iSCSI
15 2 (2.60%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (46.75%) MySQL
2 16 (20.78%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (3.90%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (3.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.90%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (3.90%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 16 (20.78%) JIRA
1 16 (20.78%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (7.79%) Marketing
2 1 (1.30%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 30 (38.96%) Administrator
2 26 (33.77%) Support Analyst
2 26 (33.77%) Analyst
3 25 (32.47%) Systems Administrator
4 23 (29.87%) Linux Administrator
5 21 (27.27%) Systems Engineer
5 21 (27.27%) Systems Support
6 20 (25.97%) Support Engineer
6 20 (25.97%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 19 (24.68%) Systems Support Engineer
8 15 (19.48%) Systems Support Analyst
8 15 (19.48%) Systems Analyst
9 12 (15.58%) Technical Engineer
10 10 (12.99%) Linux Support
11 8 (10.39%) IT Support
11 8 (10.39%) Senior IT Support
11 8 (10.39%) 2nd Line Support
12 7 (9.09%) Technical Support
13 6 (7.79%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
14 5 (6.49%) Senior Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (23.38%) HTML
1 18 (23.38%) CSS
2 13 (16.88%) LAMP
3 9 (11.69%) SOAP
4 1 (1.30%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.60%) Open Source
1 2 (2.60%) Social Media
2 1 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.30%) Algorithms
2 1 (1.30%) Thin Client
2 1 (1.30%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.30%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 60 (77.92%) Linux
2 27 (35.06%) Windows
3 24 (31.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 16 (20.78%) Debian
5 9 (11.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (11.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (11.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.90%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.30%) OpenBSD
7 1 (1.30%) Solaris
7 1 (1.30%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (24.68%) DevOps
2 10 (12.99%) E-Commerce
3 6 (7.79%) Digital Marketing
4 5 (6.49%) Problem Management
5 4 (5.19%) Configuration Management
6 3 (3.90%) CRM
7 2 (2.60%) ITIL
8 1 (1.30%) Mentoring
8 1 (1.30%) Service Delivery
8 1 (1.30%) Change Management
8 1 (1.30%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (1.30%) Migration
8 1 (1.30%) Incident Management
8 1 (1.30%) Time Management
8 1 (1.30%) Change Control
8 1 (1.30%) Social Media Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 32 (41.56%) Java
2 31 (40.26%) Bash Shell
3 25 (32.47%) PHP
4 18 (23.38%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.60%) Perl
6 1 (1.30%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (3.90%) CCNA
1 3 (3.90%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.60%) CCNP
2 2 (2.60%) Degree
3 1 (1.30%) MCP
3 1 (1.30%) HND
3 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.30%) MCTS
System Software
1 29 (37.66%) Postfix
2 16 (20.78%) NFS
2 16 (20.78%) Samba
3 12 (15.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (14.29%) Active Directory
5 5 (6.49%) XenApp
5 5 (6.49%) XenDesktop
6 3 (3.90%) vSphere
7 1 (1.30%) XenServer
7 1 (1.30%) MetaFrame
7 1 (1.30%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.30%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 16 (20.78%) Puppet
2 8 (10.39%) Backup Exec
3 5 (6.49%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (3.90%) WSUS
4 3 (3.90%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.30%) Nagios
5 1 (1.30%) Check_MK
5 1 (1.30%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 33 (42.86%) Red Hat
2 25 (32.47%) VMware
3 24 (31.17%) Cisco
4 21 (27.27%) Citrix
5 16 (20.78%) Microsoft
6 14 (18.18%) Polycom
7 8 (10.39%) McAfee
8 7 (9.09%) HP
9 5 (6.49%) Symantec
9 5 (6.49%) SonicWALL
10 4 (5.19%) Dell
11 3 (3.90%) NetApp
11 3 (3.90%) Veritas
11 3 (3.90%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (1.30%) IBM