The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 69 80 100
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +20
Permanent jobs citing DNS 41 30 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.32% 2.12% 1.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.21% 9.58% 7.56%
Number of salaries quoted 39 28 24
Median salary £45,000 £41,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £32,480 £32,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,600 £45,000 £46,750
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £35,661 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +0.45%
DNS
Cambridgeshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
253 313 410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 20.50% 22.17% 21.79%
Number of salaries quoted 217 275 314
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of job ads across the Cambridge region citing DNS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

DNS
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

DNS Salary Trend in Cambridge

DNS
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

DNS Salary Histogram in Cambridge

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT jobs citing DNS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for DNS.

1 80 (87.91%) Windows
2 65 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 57 (62.64%) TCP/IP
4 43 (47.25%) Linux
5 42 (46.15%) IIS
6 39 (42.86%) Active Directory
7 38 (41.76%) ITIL
8 37 (40.66%) HTTP
9 35 (38.46%) Degree
9 35 (38.46%) PowerShell
10 31 (34.07%) Agile Software Development
11 28 (30.77%) SQL
12 27 (29.67%) Firewall
12 27 (29.67%) Web Operations
13 23 (25.27%) PKI
14 22 (24.18%) DHCP
14 22 (24.18%) Server Building
15 21 (23.08%) Vulnerability Scanning
15 21 (23.08%) VMware
16 20 (21.98%) Software Engineering
17 18 (19.78%) Riverbed
17 18 (19.78%) ITIL Certification
17 18 (19.78%) Visual Studio
18 17 (18.68%) VMware Infrastructure
19 16 (17.58%) Cisco
20 15 (16.48%) Microsoft
20 15 (16.48%) SAN
21 14 (15.38%) Web Services
21 14 (15.38%) F5
22 13 (14.29%) Security Testing

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 42 (46.15%) IIS
2 11 (12.09%) Apache
3 8 (8.79%) MS Exchange
4 3 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.30%) Skype for Business
5 2 (2.20%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.20%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.10%) nginx
6 1 (1.10%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.10%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (4.40%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.20%) MS Office
3 1 (1.10%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (4.40%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.69%) Office 365
2 2 (2.20%) SaaS
3 1 (1.10%) GitHub
3 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 57 (62.64%) TCP/IP
2 37 (40.66%) HTTP
3 27 (29.67%) Firewall
4 22 (24.18%) DHCP
5 15 (16.48%) SAN
6 13 (14.29%) Internet
7 9 (9.89%) VoIP
7 9 (9.89%) VPN
8 7 (7.69%) WAN
9 4 (4.40%) Wireless
10 3 (3.30%) BGP
10 3 (3.30%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (3.30%) LAN
10 3 (3.30%) SMTP
10 3 (3.30%) SSH
10 3 (3.30%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (2.20%) ADSL
11 2 (2.20%) Cisco Nexus
11 2 (2.20%) Junos
11 2 (2.20%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.59%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.20%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (19.78%) Visual Studio
2 5 (5.49%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.10%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.10%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.10%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.10%) Maven
3 1 (1.10%) Subversion
General
1 6 (6.59%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 28 (30.77%) Systems Engineer
2 23 (25.27%) Analyst
3 22 (24.18%) Graduate
3 22 (24.18%) Graduate Systems Engineer
4 20 (21.98%) Operations Analyst
4 20 (21.98%) Web Analyst
4 20 (21.98%) WebOps Analyst
5 17 (18.68%) Senior Analyst
5 17 (18.68%) Senior Operations Analyst
5 17 (18.68%) Senior Web Analyst
6 13 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
7 10 (10.99%) Network Engineer
8 9 (9.89%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 8 (8.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (8.79%) Server Analyst
10 7 (7.69%) Senior Server Analyst
10 7 (7.69%) Software Engineer
10 7 (7.69%) Web Engineer
10 7 (7.69%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
10 7 (7.69%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (15.38%) Web Services
2 9 (9.89%) .NET
3 4 (4.40%) CSS
3 4 (4.40%) Django
3 4 (4.40%) HTML
4 3 (3.30%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.10%) HTML5
5 1 (1.10%) LAMP
5 1 (1.10%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (1.10%) RESTful
5 1 (1.10%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (25.27%) PKI
2 10 (10.99%) Data Centre
3 6 (6.59%) Client/Server
3 6 (6.59%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.40%) Clustering
4 4 (4.40%) Replication
5 3 (3.30%) Driving Licence
5 3 (3.30%) Statistics
6 2 (2.20%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.20%) EMC VNX
6 2 (2.20%) Physics
7 1 (1.10%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 80 (87.91%) Windows
2 65 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 43 (47.25%) Linux
4 12 (13.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (12.09%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (9.89%) Windows 7
7 8 (8.79%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (4.40%) Mac OS X
8 4 (4.40%) Windows 8
9 2 (2.20%) Apple iOS
9 2 (2.20%) Windows 10
10 1 (1.10%) CentOS
10 1 (1.10%) Data ONTAP
10 1 (1.10%) Debian
10 1 (1.10%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (41.76%) ITIL
2 31 (34.07%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (29.67%) Web Operations
4 22 (24.18%) Server Building
5 21 (23.08%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 20 (21.98%) Software Engineering
7 13 (14.29%) Load Balancing
7 13 (14.29%) Security Testing
8 11 (12.09%) DevOps
8 11 (12.09%) Scrum
9 9 (9.89%) Technical Architecture
10 8 (8.79%) Kanban
10 8 (8.79%) Technical Analysis
11 5 (5.49%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (4.40%) ERP
13 3 (3.30%) Configuration Management
13 3 (3.30%) Kernel Tuning
13 3 (3.30%) MVC
13 3 (3.30%) Project Management
14 2 (2.20%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 35 (38.46%) PowerShell
2 28 (30.77%) SQL
3 6 (6.59%) Perl
3 6 (6.59%) Python
4 5 (5.49%) C
4 5 (5.49%) C++
5 4 (4.40%) Bash Shell
5 4 (4.40%) JavaScript
6 3 (3.30%) C#
7 1 (1.10%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 35 (38.46%) Degree
2 18 (19.78%) ITIL Certification
3 12 (13.19%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (10.99%) CCNP
5 6 (6.59%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (3.30%) CCNA
7 2 (2.20%) JNCIA
8 1 (1.10%) MCP
8 1 (1.10%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.40%) SLA
2 1 (1.10%) QA
System Software
1 39 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 17 (18.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (9.89%) Hyper-V
4 4 (4.40%) XenApp
4 4 (4.40%) XenDesktop
5 3 (3.30%) Docker
6 2 (2.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (2.20%) vSphere
7 1 (1.10%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (1.10%) iptables
7 1 (1.10%) Postfix
7 1 (1.10%) Sendmail
7 1 (1.10%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (7.69%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 4 (4.40%) SCCM
2 4 (4.40%) SCOrch
2 4 (4.40%) SCVMM
3 3 (3.30%) Puppet
4 2 (2.20%) Backup Exec
4 2 (2.20%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (1.10%) Nagios
5 1 (1.10%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (1.10%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 21 (23.08%) VMware
2 18 (19.78%) Riverbed
3 16 (17.58%) Cisco
4 15 (16.48%) Microsoft
5 14 (15.38%) F5
6 10 (10.99%) CheckPoint
7 8 (8.79%) EMC
8 7 (7.69%) Veeam
9 5 (5.49%) Juniper
10 4 (4.40%) Citrix
10 4 (4.40%) JD Edwards
11 3 (3.30%) Apple
11 3 (3.30%) Dell
11 3 (3.30%) HP
12 2 (2.20%) Forcepoint
12 2 (2.20%) NetApp
13 1 (1.10%) Infoblox
13 1 (1.10%) Red Hat
13 1 (1.10%) Sophos
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