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 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 62 71 101
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +30
Permanent jobs citing DNS 38 38 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.22% 2.73% 1.58%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.02% 14.62% 7.29%
Number of salaries quoted 33 37 26
Median salary £36,000 £42,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-15.29% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
253 260 384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 21.46% 18.65% 21.68%
Number of salaries quoted 206 226 307
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 27 July 2016.

DNS Salary Histogram in Cambridge

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 60 (77.92%) Windows
2 55 (71.43%) TCP/IP
2 55 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 40 (51.95%) Active Directory
4 35 (45.45%) HTTP
5 32 (41.56%) IIS
5 32 (41.56%) Firewall
6 30 (38.96%) PowerShell
7 29 (37.66%) Linux
8 25 (32.47%) Agile Software Development
9 24 (31.17%) Microsoft
10 23 (29.87%) VMware
11 21 (27.27%) Degree
12 20 (25.97%) Web Operations
13 19 (24.68%) Cisco
13 19 (24.68%) MS Exchange
13 19 (24.68%) ITIL
14 18 (23.38%) DHCP
15 16 (20.78%) VPN
15 16 (20.78%) Vulnerability Scanning
16 15 (19.48%) VMware Infrastructure
17 14 (18.18%) EMC
17 14 (18.18%) SQL
18 13 (16.88%) SQL Server
18 13 (16.88%) Visual Studio
18 13 (16.88%) ITIL Certification
18 13 (16.88%) Riverbed
19 12 (15.58%) SAN
19 12 (15.58%) Web Services
20 11 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008

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 32 (41.56%) IIS
2 19 (24.68%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.90%) Skype for Business
4 2 (2.60%) Apache
4 2 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (2.60%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.30%) nginx
5 1 (1.30%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.30%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.30%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.30%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (11.69%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.30%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (5.19%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.79%) Office 365
2 5 (6.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.90%) SaaS
4 1 (1.30%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 55 (71.43%) TCP/IP
2 35 (45.45%) HTTP
3 32 (41.56%) Firewall
4 18 (23.38%) DHCP
5 16 (20.78%) VPN
6 12 (15.58%) SAN
7 7 (9.09%) BGP
7 7 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (6.49%) WAN
9 4 (5.19%) LAN
9 4 (5.19%) SSH
10 3 (3.90%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (3.90%) Junos
10 3 (3.90%) Network Security
10 3 (3.90%) Wi-Fi
11 2 (2.60%) IP Telephony
11 2 (2.60%) LDAP
11 2 (2.60%) SSL
11 2 (2.60%) VLAN
11 2 (2.60%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.30%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (1.30%) MySQL
2 1 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (16.88%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.30%) Gatling
3 1 (1.30%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.30%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.30%) JMeter
3 1 (1.30%) Maven
3 1 (1.30%) Subversion
General
1 6 (7.79%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 25 (32.47%) Systems Engineer
2 19 (24.68%) Analyst
3 16 (20.78%) Operations Analyst
3 16 (20.78%) Web Analyst
3 16 (20.78%) WebOps Analyst
4 13 (16.88%) Senior Analyst
4 13 (16.88%) Senior Operations Analyst
4 13 (16.88%) Senior Web Analyst
4 13 (16.88%) Windows Engineer
5 12 (15.58%) IT Engineer
6 9 (11.69%) Graduate
6 9 (11.69%) Graduate Systems Engineer
6 9 (11.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (10.39%) Network Systems Engineer
7 8 (10.39%) Windows Systems Engineer
8 7 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 7 (9.09%) Network Engineer
8 7 (9.09%) VMware Engineer
9 6 (7.79%) Software Engineer
10 5 (6.49%) Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (15.58%) Web Services
2 5 (6.49%) .NET
2 5 (6.49%) Django
3 1 (1.30%) CSS
3 1 (1.30%) HTML
3 1 (1.30%) HTML5
3 1 (1.30%) LAMP
3 1 (1.30%) LEMP Stack
3 1 (1.30%) REST
3 1 (1.30%) RESTful
3 1 (1.30%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.99%) Driving Licence
1 10 (12.99%) PKI
2 6 (7.79%) Replication
3 4 (5.19%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.90%) Client/Server
4 3 (3.90%) Clustering
5 2 (2.60%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.60%) EMC VNX
5 2 (2.60%) Physics
5 2 (2.60%) Statistics
5 2 (2.60%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.30%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 60 (77.92%) Windows
2 55 (71.43%) Windows Server
3 29 (37.66%) Linux
4 11 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (7.79%) Windows 7
5 6 (7.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (6.49%) Mac OS X
7 3 (3.90%) Windows 10
8 2 (2.60%) Apple iOS
8 2 (2.60%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.30%) CentOS
9 1 (1.30%) Data ONTAP
9 1 (1.30%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (32.47%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (25.97%) Web Operations
3 19 (24.68%) ITIL
4 16 (20.78%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 10 (12.99%) Security Testing
6 9 (11.69%) Server Building
6 9 (11.69%) Software Engineering
7 8 (10.39%) DevOps
8 7 (9.09%) Scrum
9 6 (7.79%) Migration
9 6 (7.79%) Technical Analysis
9 6 (7.79%) Technical Architecture
10 5 (6.49%) Kanban
10 5 (6.49%) Load Balancing
11 4 (5.19%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (5.19%) ERP
11 4 (5.19%) Kernel Tuning
12 3 (3.90%) Cybersecurity
12 3 (3.90%) Information Security
12 3 (3.90%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (38.96%) PowerShell
2 14 (18.18%) SQL
3 9 (11.69%) Perl
4 8 (10.39%) Bash Shell
5 7 (9.09%) Python
6 6 (7.79%) C
6 6 (7.79%) C++
7 1 (1.30%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.30%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 21 (27.27%) Degree
2 13 (16.88%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (7.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (5.19%) CCNA
4 4 (5.19%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (3.90%) JNCIA
6 1 (1.30%) CCNP
6 1 (1.30%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (3.90%) SLA
2 1 (1.30%) QA
System Software
1 40 (51.95%) Active Directory
2 15 (19.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (11.69%) Hyper-V
4 8 (10.39%) vSphere
5 2 (2.60%) Docker
5 2 (2.60%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (2.60%) XenApp
5 2 (2.60%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.30%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (1.30%) iptables
6 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (1.30%) Postfix
6 1 (1.30%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 7 (9.09%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 4 (5.19%) SCCM
2 4 (5.19%) SCOrch
2 4 (5.19%) SCVMM
3 3 (3.90%) AirWatch
4 2 (2.60%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.60%) Puppet
5 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (1.30%) Nagios
5 1 (1.30%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 24 (31.17%) Microsoft
2 23 (29.87%) VMware
3 19 (24.68%) Cisco
4 14 (18.18%) EMC
5 13 (16.88%) Riverbed
6 10 (12.99%) Juniper
7 9 (11.69%) Veeam
8 4 (5.19%) JD Edwards
9 3 (3.90%) Apple
9 3 (3.90%) Dell
9 3 (3.90%) F5
9 3 (3.90%) HP
10 2 (2.60%) CheckPoint
10 2 (2.60%) Citrix
10 2 (2.60%) NetApp
11 1 (1.30%) Infoblox
11 1 (1.30%) Red Hat
11 1 (1.30%) Sophos
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