The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 91 103 103
Rank change year-on-year
+12 0
Permanent jobs citing DNS 45 31 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.85% 1.38% 1.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.75% 5.95% 10.83%
Number of salaries quoted 43 27 51
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £22,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
DNS
East of England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
514 521 545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 21.16% 23.22% 18.25%
Number of salaries quoted 404 440 433
Average salary £44,000 £37,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.33% -9.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

DNS
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

DNS Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

DNS
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

DNS Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

DNS
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +4 36 £42,000 +12.00% 2
Peterborough +5 4 £38,000 +33.33% 1
DNS
East of England

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 45 (58.44%) DHCP
2 38 (49.35%) Active Directory
3 34 (44.16%) Microsoft
3 34 (44.16%) Linux
3 34 (44.16%) VMware
4 32 (41.56%) SQL
4 32 (41.56%) Firewall
5 28 (36.36%) Windows
6 27 (35.06%) Red Hat
7 26 (33.77%) ITIL
8 25 (32.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 21 (27.27%) TCP/IP
10 20 (25.97%) Perl
11 18 (23.38%) Oracle
11 18 (23.38%) WAN
12 17 (22.08%) Oracle Database
13 16 (20.78%) RHCE
14 15 (19.48%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 15 (19.48%) EMC
14 15 (19.48%) Oracle RMAN
14 15 (19.48%) VMware Infrastructure
14 15 (19.48%) Windows Server 2008
14 15 (19.48%) EMC NetWorker
14 15 (19.48%) Performance Tuning
15 14 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
15 14 (18.18%) SCCM
15 14 (18.18%) vSphere
15 14 (18.18%) Apache
15 14 (18.18%) Migration
16 13 (16.88%) OCP

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 14 (18.18%) Apache
2 12 (15.58%) IIS
3 7 (9.09%) MS Exchange
4 6 (7.79%) SharePoint
5 3 (3.90%) Tomcat
5 3 (3.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (2.60%) iPlanet
6 2 (2.60%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 12 (15.58%) MS Excel
2 7 (9.09%) MS Office
3 1 (1.30%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 10 (12.99%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.60%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.49%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (3.90%) Office 365
3 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.60%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 45 (58.44%) DHCP
2 32 (41.56%) Firewall
3 21 (27.27%) TCP/IP
4 18 (23.38%) WAN
5 12 (15.58%) OSPF
5 12 (15.58%) BGP
6 10 (12.99%) LDAP
6 10 (12.99%) LAN
7 9 (11.69%) Internet
8 8 (10.39%) Ethernet
9 7 (9.09%) MPLS
9 7 (9.09%) SAN
10 6 (7.79%) VPLS
10 6 (7.79%) HTTP
11 4 (5.19%) VoIP
12 3 (3.90%) VPN
13 2 (2.60%) NAS
14 1 (1.30%) SSL
14 1 (1.30%) Wi-Fi
14 1 (1.30%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (22.08%) Oracle Database
2 13 (16.88%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.60%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.60%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (2.60%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.60%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (6.49%) Bugzilla
1 5 (6.49%) JIRA
2 3 (3.90%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.30%) Hudson
General
1 10 (12.99%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (5.19%) Telecoms
3 3 (3.90%) Finance
4 2 (2.60%) Back Office
4 2 (2.60%) Retail
5 1 (1.30%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 28 (36.36%) Administrator
2 27 (35.06%) Systems Administrator
3 18 (23.38%) Linux Administrator
4 17 (22.08%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 13 (16.88%) Analyst
6 9 (11.69%) Architect
7 8 (10.39%) Security Analyst
8 7 (9.09%) Consultant
8 7 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
9 6 (7.79%) Test Engineer
9 6 (7.79%) Network Architect
9 6 (7.79%) IT Security Analyst
9 6 (7.79%) Design Engineer
9 6 (7.79%) IT Support
9 6 (7.79%) IP Engineer
10 4 (5.19%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (5.19%) Systems Test Engineer
10 4 (5.19%) Integration Engineer
10 4 (5.19%) Systems Integration Engineer
10 4 (5.19%) Technical Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.90%) .NET
2 2 (2.60%) Web Services
3 1 (1.30%) SAML
3 1 (1.30%) REST
3 1 (1.30%) HTML
3 1 (1.30%) Classic ASP
3 1 (1.30%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.30%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.88%) PKI
2 9 (11.69%) Client/Server
3 5 (6.49%) Streaming Media
4 4 (5.19%) IPTV
4 4 (5.19%) Blackberry
4 4 (5.19%) Clustering
5 2 (2.60%) Streaming Video
5 2 (2.60%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.60%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.60%) Web 2.0
6 1 (1.30%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.30%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.30%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.30%) AS400
6 1 (1.30%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.30%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 34 (44.16%) Linux
2 28 (36.36%) Windows
3 25 (32.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 15 (19.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (15.58%) UNIX
6 12 (15.58%) CentOS
7 10 (12.99%) Ubuntu
8 6 (7.79%) Windows 7
9 5 (6.49%) Windows 8
10 4 (5.19%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (3.90%) SUSE
11 3 (3.90%) Debian
11 3 (3.90%) HPUX
11 3 (3.90%) FreeBSD
12 2 (2.60%) Windows XP
12 2 (2.60%) Solaris
13 1 (1.30%) Windows Vista
13 1 (1.30%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (33.77%) ITIL
2 15 (19.48%) Performance Tuning
3 14 (18.18%) Migration
4 13 (16.88%) Data Analysis
5 12 (15.58%) ERP
6 10 (12.99%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (12.99%) Load Balancing
7 9 (11.69%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (7.79%) Network Design
8 6 (7.79%) Regression Testing
9 5 (6.49%) Scrum
9 5 (6.49%) Test Scripting
10 4 (5.19%) Continuous Improvement
10 4 (5.19%) Line Management
11 3 (3.90%) Technical Architecture
11 3 (3.90%) Logistics
12 2 (2.60%) Software Engineering
12 2 (2.60%) Incident Management
12 2 (2.60%) Asset Management
12 2 (2.60%) Business Analytics
Programming Languages
1 32 (41.56%) SQL
2 20 (25.97%) Perl
3 13 (16.88%) T-SQL
3 13 (16.88%) Python
4 9 (11.69%) PowerShell
4 9 (11.69%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.60%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.60%) PHP
5 2 (2.60%) C#
5 2 (2.60%) C++
6 1 (1.30%) Java
6 1 (1.30%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.30%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.30%) VBScript
6 1 (1.30%) Ruby
6 1 (1.30%) Korn
6 1 (1.30%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (20.78%) RHCE
2 13 (16.88%) OCP
2 13 (16.88%) Oracle Certification
3 12 (15.58%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (10.39%) Degree
5 7 (9.09%) CCNP
6 6 (7.79%) CCIP
6 6 (7.79%) CCNA
6 6 (7.79%) CCDP
6 6 (7.79%) JNCIE
6 6 (7.79%) CCIE
7 5 (6.49%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (3.90%) MCP
8 3 (3.90%) MCSE
9 2 (2.60%) MCSA
9 2 (2.60%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (2.60%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.30%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.79%) PCI DSS
2 3 (3.90%) QA
3 2 (2.60%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (49.35%) Active Directory
2 15 (19.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (19.48%) Oracle RMAN
3 14 (18.18%) vSphere
4 13 (16.88%) Hyper-V
4 13 (16.88%) VMware ESX
5 3 (3.90%) NFS
6 2 (2.60%) Sendmail
7 1 (1.30%) XenApp
7 1 (1.30%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.30%) DFS Replication
7 1 (1.30%) Samba
7 1 (1.30%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.30%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 15 (19.48%) EMC NetWorker
1 15 (19.48%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 14 (18.18%) SCCM
3 10 (12.99%) SCOM
4 4 (5.19%) Puppet
5 3 (3.90%) FortiGate
6 2 (2.60%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (2.60%) CFEngine
7 1 (1.30%) SCOrch
7 1 (1.30%) Ansible
7 1 (1.30%) MAILsweeper
7 1 (1.30%) WSUS
Vendors
1 34 (44.16%) Microsoft
1 34 (44.16%) VMware
2 27 (35.06%) Red Hat
3 18 (23.38%) Oracle
4 15 (19.48%) EMC
5 13 (16.88%) Cisco
6 12 (15.58%) SAP
7 9 (11.69%) HP
7 9 (11.69%) Dell
8 8 (10.39%) Citrix
9 6 (7.79%) Juniper
9 6 (7.79%) Redback
10 5 (6.49%) Perforce
11 4 (5.19%) Intel
12 3 (3.90%) IBM
13 2 (2.60%) NetApp
13 2 (2.60%) Vertica
13 2 (2.60%) Google
13 2 (2.60%) Riverbed
14 1 (1.30%) Red Gate
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £20k - 26k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Virgin Media
Salary: £19k-£32K - dependent on experience/qualifications + amazing benefits
Posted: 21 days ago