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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Domain Name System (DNS)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 65 59 68
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +9
Permanent jobs citing DNS 36 47 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.22% 3.34% 2.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.44% 16.97% 11.91%
Number of salaries quoted 32 25 30
Median salary £45,000 £44,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.12% +27.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,050 £26,500 £24,175
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £47,750
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%

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
219 277 361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 19.57% 19.67% 22.33%
Number of salaries quoted 190 210 265
Median salary £48,000 £45,000 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
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 16 January 2017.

DNS Salary Histogram in Cambridge

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 47 (62.67%) DHCP
2 40 (53.33%) Linux
3 39 (52.00%) TCP/IP
4 38 (50.67%) Windows
5 35 (46.67%) Firewall
6 32 (42.67%) Cisco
7 31 (41.33%) Active Directory
7 31 (41.33%) LAN
8 29 (38.67%) VPN
9 28 (37.33%) Microsoft
9 28 (37.33%) VMware
10 23 (30.67%) SAN
11 22 (29.33%) MS Exchange
12 20 (26.67%) WAN
13 19 (25.33%) VLAN
13 19 (25.33%) Windows Server
14 18 (24.00%) vSphere
14 18 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
14 18 (24.00%) Microsoft Azure
14 18 (24.00%) ITIL
15 17 (22.67%) MS Excel
15 17 (22.67%) Cisco Certification
15 17 (22.67%) Cisco Nexus
16 16 (21.33%) Disaster Recovery
16 16 (21.33%) Wireless
16 16 (21.33%) VoIP
17 15 (20.00%) CCNP
17 15 (20.00%) Network Management
18 14 (18.67%) Problem Management
19 13 (17.33%) SolarWinds

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 22 (29.33%) MS Exchange
2 8 (10.67%) IIS
3 6 (8.00%) Apache
3 6 (8.00%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (8.00%) SharePoint
4 4 (5.33%) nginx
5 3 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (2.67%) Drupal
6 2 (2.67%) Skype for Business
6 2 (2.67%) WordPress
7 1 (1.33%) Confluence
7 1 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.33%) OpenStack
Applications
1 17 (22.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.33%) MS Office
2 1 (1.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.00%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (2.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.33%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 18 (24.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (10.67%) Office 365
4 1 (1.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (62.67%) DHCP
2 39 (52.00%) TCP/IP
3 35 (46.67%) Firewall
4 31 (41.33%) LAN
5 29 (38.67%) VPN
6 23 (30.67%) SAN
7 20 (26.67%) WAN
8 19 (25.33%) VLAN
9 17 (22.67%) Cisco Nexus
10 16 (21.33%) VoIP
10 16 (21.33%) Wireless
11 13 (17.33%) FTP
11 13 (17.33%) IPv4
12 8 (10.67%) HTTP
12 8 (10.67%) LDAP
13 6 (8.00%) Cisco ASA
13 6 (8.00%) Wi-Fi
14 5 (6.67%) Network Security
14 5 (6.67%) SMTP
14 5 (6.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.33%) SQL Server
2 9 (12.00%) MySQL
3 2 (2.67%) Apache Cassandra
3 2 (2.67%) Hadoop
3 2 (2.67%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.33%) Big Data
4 1 (1.33%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (6.67%) Git (software)
1 5 (6.67%) JIRA
1 5 (6.67%) Subversion
2 2 (2.67%) Bitbucket
2 2 (2.67%) Buildbot
2 2 (2.67%) Gatling
2 2 (2.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.67%) JMeter
3 1 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (5.33%) Marketing
2 3 (4.00%) Finance
2 3 (4.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.67%) Aerospace
3 2 (2.67%) French Language
3 2 (2.67%) German Language
3 2 (2.67%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.67%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 17 (22.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 12 (16.00%) Analyst
3 10 (13.33%) Systems Engineer
3 10 (13.33%) VMware Engineer
4 9 (12.00%) Administrator
4 9 (12.00%) Systems Administrator
5 8 (10.67%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 6 (8.00%) Network Analyst
6 6 (8.00%) Network Engineer
7 5 (6.67%) Cisco Analyst
7 5 (6.67%) Support Engineer
7 5 (6.67%) Technical Leader
7 5 (6.67%) Windows Engineer
8 4 (5.33%) Cisco Network Analyst
8 4 (5.33%) Infrastructure Support
8 4 (5.33%) IP Network Engineer
8 4 (5.33%) Juniper Engineer
8 4 (5.33%) Network Systems Engineer
8 4 (5.33%) Security Engineer
8 4 (5.33%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.00%) REST
1 6 (8.00%) XML
2 5 (6.67%) JSON
3 4 (5.33%) ELK Stack
3 4 (5.33%) LAMP
3 4 (5.33%) LEMP Stack
3 4 (5.33%) Ruby on Rails
4 3 (4.00%) .NET
4 3 (4.00%) Web Services
5 2 (2.67%) Apache Flex
5 2 (2.67%) RESTful
5 2 (2.67%) SOAP
5 2 (2.67%) WSH
6 1 (1.33%) Ajax
6 1 (1.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (1.33%) CGI
6 1 (1.33%) Django
6 1 (1.33%) Silverlight
6 1 (1.33%) WCF
6 1 (1.33%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.33%) Driving Licence
2 8 (10.67%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.67%) Replication
4 4 (5.33%) Data Centre
4 4 (5.33%) EMC VNX
4 4 (5.33%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (5.33%) Public Cloud
5 3 (4.00%) User Experience
6 2 (2.67%) Clustering
6 2 (2.67%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.67%) Informatics
6 2 (2.67%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (1.33%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.33%) iPad
7 1 (1.33%) iPhone
7 1 (1.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 40 (53.33%) Linux
2 38 (50.67%) Windows
3 19 (25.33%) Windows Server
4 9 (12.00%) Mac OS X
5 8 (10.67%) CentOS
5 8 (10.67%) Unix
5 8 (10.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (5.33%) Embedded Linux
7 4 (5.33%) Ubuntu
8 2 (2.67%) Windows 10
8 2 (2.67%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.33%) Solaris
9 1 (1.33%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (24.00%) ITIL
2 16 (21.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 15 (20.00%) Network Management
4 14 (18.67%) Problem Management
5 8 (10.67%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (10.67%) Migration
6 6 (8.00%) Server Virtualisation
6 6 (8.00%) Software Engineering
6 6 (8.00%) Workflow
7 5 (6.67%) DevOps
7 5 (6.67%) ITIL V3
8 4 (5.33%) High Availability
8 4 (5.33%) Performance Analysis
8 4 (5.33%) Time Management
9 3 (4.00%) Configuration Management
9 3 (4.00%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (4.00%) ERP
9 3 (4.00%) Incident Management
9 3 (4.00%) OO
9 3 (4.00%) UML
Programming Languages
1 12 (16.00%) Bash Shell
1 12 (16.00%) Perl
1 12 (16.00%) Python
2 10 (13.33%) SQL
3 8 (10.67%) PowerShell
4 4 (5.33%) Ruby
5 2 (2.67%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.33%) C
6 1 (1.33%) C#
6 1 (1.33%) C++
6 1 (1.33%) Java
6 1 (1.33%) MATLAB
6 1 (1.33%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (22.67%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (20.00%) CCNP
3 13 (17.33%) CCIE
4 11 (14.67%) Degree
5 4 (5.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.67%) CCNA
6 2 (2.67%) CCSA
6 2 (2.67%) CCSE
6 2 (2.67%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.33%) QA
System Software
1 31 (41.33%) Active Directory
2 18 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (24.00%) vSphere
3 6 (8.00%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (5.33%) Hyper-V
4 4 (5.33%) NFS
4 4 (5.33%) Samba
4 4 (5.33%) XenApp
4 4 (5.33%) XenDesktop
5 2 (2.67%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (2.67%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.33%) Docker
6 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 7 (9.33%) Ansible
1 7 (9.33%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (9.33%) Puppet
2 4 (5.33%) Kibana
2 4 (5.33%) logstash
2 4 (5.33%) Salt
3 3 (4.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 3 (4.00%) SCCM
4 2 (2.67%) AirWatch
4 2 (2.67%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 2 (2.67%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.33%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (1.33%) SCOM
5 1 (1.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 32 (42.67%) Cisco
2 28 (37.33%) Microsoft
2 28 (37.33%) VMware
3 13 (17.33%) SolarWinds
4 10 (13.33%) EMC
5 9 (12.00%) CheckPoint
6 8 (10.67%) Veeam
7 6 (8.00%) Juniper
8 4 (5.33%) Atlassian
8 4 (5.33%) Citrix
8 4 (5.33%) F5
8 4 (5.33%) Sun
9 3 (4.00%) IBM
9 3 (4.00%) Intel
9 3 (4.00%) JD Edwards
10 2 (2.67%) HP
10 2 (2.67%) Mitel
10 2 (2.67%) Riverbed
11 1 (1.33%) NetApp
11 1 (1.33%) Red Hat
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