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 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 65 70 94
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +24
Permanent jobs citing DNS 40 40 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.35% 2.90% 1.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.27% 18.60% 8.49%
Number of salaries quoted 33 39 36
Median salary £36,000 £40,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £24,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £45,100 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,550 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.13% +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
262 215 424
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 21.92% 15.61% 23.28%
Number of salaries quoted 217 200 320
Median salary £44,450 £43,500 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.18% -2.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 28 August 2016.

DNS Salary Histogram in Cambridge

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (73.17%) Windows
2 58 (70.73%) TCP/IP
3 50 (60.98%) Windows Server
4 44 (53.66%) Active Directory
5 41 (50.00%) Firewall
6 35 (42.68%) Linux
7 34 (41.46%) HTTP
8 33 (40.24%) IIS
9 31 (37.80%) VMware
10 30 (36.59%) Microsoft
11 28 (34.15%) DHCP
11 28 (34.15%) PowerShell
12 24 (29.27%) Cisco
12 24 (29.27%) MS Exchange
13 22 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
13 22 (26.83%) VMware Infrastructure
14 19 (23.17%) EMC
14 19 (23.17%) VPN
15 18 (21.95%) SAN
15 18 (21.95%) ITIL
16 16 (19.51%) SQL Server
16 16 (19.51%) Web Operations
17 15 (18.29%) Degree
18 13 (15.85%) vSphere
18 13 (15.85%) Vulnerability Scanning
18 13 (15.85%) Driving Licence
18 13 (15.85%) SQL
18 13 (15.85%) MS Excel
19 12 (14.63%) Juniper
19 12 (14.63%) Web Services

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 33 (40.24%) IIS
2 24 (29.27%) MS Exchange
3 4 (4.88%) Apache
3 4 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (3.66%) Skype for Business
5 2 (2.44%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.22%) nginx
6 1 (1.22%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (1.22%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.22%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 13 (15.85%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.22%) InfoPath
2 1 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (4.88%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (8.54%) Office 365
3 3 (3.66%) SaaS
4 1 (1.22%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 58 (70.73%) TCP/IP
2 41 (50.00%) Firewall
3 34 (41.46%) HTTP
4 28 (34.15%) DHCP
5 19 (23.17%) VPN
6 18 (21.95%) SAN
7 7 (8.54%) BGP
7 7 (8.54%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (8.54%) LAN
8 5 (6.10%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (6.10%) WAN
9 4 (4.88%) SSH
9 4 (4.88%) SSL
9 4 (4.88%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (3.66%) Internet
10 3 (3.66%) Junos
10 3 (3.66%) Network Security
10 3 (3.66%) Wireless
11 2 (2.44%) VLAN
11 2 (2.44%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (19.51%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.44%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (2.44%) MySQL
2 2 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.22%) Big Data
3 1 (1.22%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 10 (12.20%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.44%) Gatling
2 2 (2.44%) JMeter
3 1 (1.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (1.22%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.22%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.22%) Maven
3 1 (1.22%) Subversion
3 1 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (6.10%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (2.44%) French Language
2 2 (2.44%) German Language
2 2 (2.44%) Spanish Language
3 1 (1.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (28.05%) Systems Engineer
2 19 (23.17%) Analyst
3 14 (17.07%) Windows Engineer
4 13 (15.85%) IT Engineer
4 13 (15.85%) Operations Analyst
4 13 (15.85%) VMware Engineer
4 13 (15.85%) Web Analyst
4 13 (15.85%) WebOps Analyst
5 12 (14.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 12 (14.63%) Senior Analyst
6 11 (13.41%) Senior Operations Analyst
6 11 (13.41%) Senior Web Analyst
7 9 (10.98%) Windows Systems Engineer
8 8 (9.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 8 (9.76%) Network Systems Engineer
9 7 (8.54%) Network Engineer
9 7 (8.54%) Software Engineer
10 5 (6.10%) Graduate
10 5 (6.10%) Graduate Systems Engineer
10 5 (6.10%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (14.63%) Web Services
2 6 (7.32%) Django
3 5 (6.10%) .NET
4 2 (2.44%) REST
4 2 (2.44%) RESTful
4 2 (2.44%) SOAP
5 1 (1.22%) Ajax
5 1 (1.22%) CGI
5 1 (1.22%) CSS
5 1 (1.22%) HTML
5 1 (1.22%) HTML5
5 1 (1.22%) JSON
5 1 (1.22%) LAMP
5 1 (1.22%) LEMP Stack
5 1 (1.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.85%) Driving Licence
2 8 (9.76%) Replication
3 6 (7.32%) PKI
4 4 (4.88%) EMC VNX
5 3 (3.66%) Clustering
5 3 (3.66%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.44%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.44%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.44%) Physics
6 2 (2.44%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.22%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.22%) Device Driver
7 1 (1.22%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 60 (73.17%) Windows
2 50 (60.98%) Windows Server
3 35 (42.68%) Linux
4 11 (13.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (13.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (7.32%) Mac OS X
5 6 (7.32%) Windows 7
6 4 (4.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (3.66%) Windows 10
8 2 (2.44%) Apple iOS
8 2 (2.44%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.22%) CentOS
9 1 (1.22%) Data ONTAP
9 1 (1.22%) Debian
9 1 (1.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (26.83%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (21.95%) ITIL
3 16 (19.51%) Web Operations
4 13 (15.85%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 9 (10.98%) Security Testing
6 8 (9.76%) Migration
7 7 (8.54%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (8.54%) Load Balancing
7 7 (8.54%) Software Engineering
8 6 (7.32%) DevOps
9 5 (6.10%) Server Building
10 4 (4.88%) ERP
10 4 (4.88%) Kernel Tuning
10 4 (4.88%) Scrum
10 4 (4.88%) Technical Analysis
10 4 (4.88%) Technical Architecture
11 3 (3.66%) Information Security
11 3 (3.66%) Kanban
11 3 (3.66%) Project Management
11 3 (3.66%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (34.15%) PowerShell
2 13 (15.85%) SQL
3 10 (12.20%) Python
4 9 (10.98%) Bash Shell
4 9 (10.98%) Perl
5 7 (8.54%) C
5 7 (8.54%) C++
6 2 (2.44%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.22%) Java
7 1 (1.22%) MATLAB
7 1 (1.22%) Ruby
7 1 (1.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 15 (18.29%) Degree
2 10 (12.20%) ITIL Certification
3 8 (9.76%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (6.10%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (3.66%) CCNA
5 3 (3.66%) JNCIA
6 2 (2.44%) CCNP
7 1 (1.22%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (3.66%) SLA
2 1 (1.22%) QA
System Software
1 44 (53.66%) Active Directory
2 22 (26.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (15.85%) vSphere
4 11 (13.41%) Hyper-V
5 4 (4.88%) XenApp
5 4 (4.88%) XenDesktop
6 3 (3.66%) Virtual Servers
7 2 (2.44%) Docker
8 1 (1.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (1.22%) iptables
8 1 (1.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (1.22%) Postfix
8 1 (1.22%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 7 (8.54%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 4 (4.88%) SCCM
2 4 (4.88%) SCOrch
2 4 (4.88%) SCVMM
3 3 (3.66%) AirWatch
4 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Clustering
4 2 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (2.44%) Puppet
5 1 (1.22%) Nagios
5 1 (1.22%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 31 (37.80%) VMware
2 30 (36.59%) Microsoft
3 24 (29.27%) Cisco
4 19 (23.17%) EMC
5 12 (14.63%) Juniper
6 11 (13.41%) Veeam
7 10 (12.20%) Riverbed
8 5 (6.10%) CheckPoint
9 4 (4.88%) Citrix
9 4 (4.88%) JD Edwards
10 3 (3.66%) Apple
10 3 (3.66%) Dell
10 3 (3.66%) F5
10 3 (3.66%) HP
11 2 (2.44%) NetApp
12 1 (1.22%) Infoblox
12 1 (1.22%) Red Hat
12 1 (1.22%) Sophos
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge Assessment
Salary: From £41,300 to £46,500 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Cambridge
Client Server
Salary: £22k to £26k + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Cambridge
Client Server
Salary: £20k to £26k + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Cambridge
Client Server
Salary: £25,000 to £30,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago