The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Cambridgeshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 104 93 108
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +15
Permanent jobs citing DNS 44 60 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.74% 2.15% 1.65%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.06% 10.83% 8.79%
Number of salaries quoted 34 48 45
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,300 £24,700 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £57,250 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Communications & Networking Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
546 554 580
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 21.57% 19.89% 18.71%
Number of salaries quoted 444 428 494
Average salary £42,500 £39,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.59% -7.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £30,712
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
DNS
East of England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -14 32 £35,000 -6.66% 4
Peterborough +8 7 £40,000 +116.21%
Ely - 1 £25,000 -
Huntingdon - 1 £35,000 - 1
DNS
East of England

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 65 (74.71%) DHCP
2 59 (67.82%) Windows
3 57 (65.52%) Microsoft
4 47 (54.02%) Windows Server 2008
5 45 (51.72%) TCP/IP
5 45 (51.72%) LAN
6 42 (48.28%) Active Directory
7 37 (42.53%) Firewall
8 32 (36.78%) WAN
9 28 (32.18%) Citrix
10 25 (28.74%) MS Exchange
11 24 (27.59%) Windows Server 2003
11 24 (27.59%) Hyper-V
12 23 (26.44%) SCCM
12 23 (26.44%) VMware
12 23 (26.44%) Cisco
13 22 (25.29%) Finance
14 21 (24.14%) NetScaler
15 20 (22.99%) Windows Server 2012
15 20 (22.99%) MS Excel
15 20 (22.99%) SharePoint
16 19 (21.84%) Wireless
17 18 (20.69%) Exchange Server 2010
17 18 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
18 17 (19.54%) OSPF
18 17 (19.54%) IIS
18 17 (19.54%) MS Office
19 16 (18.39%) HP
19 16 (18.39%) Microsoft Certification
19 16 (18.39%) Network Monitoring

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 25 (28.74%) MS Exchange
2 20 (22.99%) SharePoint
3 18 (20.69%) Exchange Server 2010
4 17 (19.54%) IIS
5 10 (11.49%) Lync
6 8 (9.20%) SharePoint 2013
6 8 (9.20%) SharePoint 2010
7 3 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (3.45%) Tomcat
8 2 (2.30%) WebLogic
8 2 (2.30%) WebSphere
9 1 (1.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 20 (22.99%) MS Excel
2 17 (19.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.30%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (2.30%) Documaker
Cloud Services
1 11 (12.64%) SaaS
2 4 (4.60%) Office 365
3 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.30%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 65 (74.71%) DHCP
2 45 (51.72%) TCP/IP
2 45 (51.72%) LAN
3 37 (42.53%) Firewall
4 32 (36.78%) WAN
5 21 (24.14%) NetScaler
6 19 (21.84%) Wireless
7 17 (19.54%) OSPF
8 15 (17.24%) NAS
9 13 (14.94%) BGP
10 12 (13.79%) SNMP
11 11 (12.64%) VoIP
11 11 (12.64%) Ethernet
11 11 (12.64%) IP Telephony
11 11 (12.64%) VLAN
11 11 (12.64%) Cisco IPT
11 11 (12.64%) Cisco ASA
11 11 (12.64%) Cisco Nexus
11 11 (12.64%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 11 (12.64%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (17.24%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.30%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (2.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Hudson
1 1 (1.15%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (25.29%) Finance
2 4 (4.60%) Financial Institution
3 3 (3.45%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.30%) Retail
5 1 (1.15%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 24 (27.59%) Support Engineer
2 22 (25.29%) Administrator
3 16 (18.39%) Network Engineer
3 16 (18.39%) Technical Support
4 14 (16.09%) Systems Engineer
5 13 (14.94%) Technical Support Engineer
5 13 (14.94%) Technical Engineer
6 11 (12.64%) Firewall Engineer
7 8 (9.20%) Analyst
7 8 (9.20%) NOC Engineer
8 6 (6.90%) Support Analyst
9 5 (5.75%) Software Team Leader
9 5 (5.75%) Citrix Administrator
9 5 (5.75%) Team Leader
9 5 (5.75%) Consultant
9 5 (5.75%) Systems Administrator
10 4 (4.60%) Linux Administrator
10 4 (4.60%) Linux Engineer
11 3 (3.45%) Sales Engineer
11 3 (3.45%) Linux Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.30%) WebSphere MQ
1 2 (2.30%) Web Services
1 2 (2.30%) Middleware
1 2 (2.30%) WebSphere Message Broker
1 2 (2.30%) JRules
1 2 (2.30%) Oracle Fusion
1 2 (2.30%) WebCenter
2 1 (1.15%) .NET
2 1 (1.15%) HTML
2 1 (1.15%) Classic ASP
2 1 (1.15%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.15%) CSS
2 1 (1.15%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.79%) Firmware
2 11 (12.64%) Video Conferencing
3 7 (8.05%) Fat Client
3 7 (8.05%) Clustering
3 7 (8.05%) Thin Client
4 6 (6.90%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.30%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.30%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.15%) Video on Demand
6 1 (1.15%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.15%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.15%) Biometrics
Operating Systems
1 59 (67.82%) Windows
2 47 (54.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (27.59%) Windows Server 2003
4 20 (22.99%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (14.94%) Windows 7
6 10 (11.49%) Linux
7 6 (6.90%) UNIX
8 5 (5.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (3.45%) Windows 8
9 3 (3.45%) Ubuntu
9 3 (3.45%) SUSE
9 3 (3.45%) Debian
9 3 (3.45%) FreeBSD
10 2 (2.30%) Windows XP
10 2 (2.30%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (2.30%) SELinux
11 1 (1.15%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.15%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (18.39%) Network Monitoring
2 12 (13.79%) ITIL
3 11 (12.64%) Validation
3 11 (12.64%) Problem Management
4 10 (11.49%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (10.34%) Performance Monitoring
6 8 (9.20%) Information Security
6 8 (9.20%) Service Delivery
6 8 (9.20%) Enterprise Architecture
7 6 (6.90%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (6.90%) Change Control
8 5 (5.75%) Business Continuity
9 4 (4.60%) Data Modelling
9 4 (4.60%) BCP
9 4 (4.60%) Load Balancing
9 4 (4.60%) Business Continuity Planning
10 3 (3.45%) Technical Architecture
11 2 (2.30%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (2.30%) Service Management
11 2 (2.30%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (12.64%) SQL
2 4 (4.60%) Python
3 1 (1.15%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.15%) VBScript
3 1 (1.15%) C#
3 1 (1.15%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (18.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (17.24%) MCITP
3 14 (16.09%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (12.64%) CCNP
4 11 (12.64%) Degree
5 8 (9.20%) MCP
5 8 (9.20%) MCSA
6 6 (6.90%) CCA
6 6 (6.90%) Citrix Certification
6 6 (6.90%) CCIA
7 5 (5.75%) CCNA
8 3 (3.45%) RHCE
9 2 (2.30%) MCTS
10 1 (1.15%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (14.94%) SLA
2 7 (8.05%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 7 (8.05%) GAMP
2 7 (8.05%) GCP
2 7 (8.05%) GMP
3 2 (2.30%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 42 (48.28%) Active Directory
2 24 (27.59%) Hyper-V
3 18 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (12.64%) XenDesktop
4 11 (12.64%) XenApp
5 6 (6.90%) XenServer
6 5 (5.75%) vSphere
7 1 (1.15%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.15%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 23 (26.44%) SCCM
2 14 (16.09%) FortiGate
3 11 (12.64%) SCOM
3 11 (12.64%) SCVMM
3 11 (12.64%) Cisco CUCM
3 11 (12.64%) SCSM
4 7 (8.05%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 4 (4.60%) Nagios
5 4 (4.60%) WhatsUp Gold
6 2 (2.30%) Tivoli Identity Manager
6 2 (2.30%) Backup Exec
6 2 (2.30%) Control-M
6 2 (2.30%) WSUS
6 2 (2.30%) Puppet
6 2 (2.30%) Oracle Identity Manager
7 1 (1.15%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 57 (65.52%) Microsoft
2 28 (32.18%) Citrix
3 23 (26.44%) VMware
3 23 (26.44%) Cisco
4 16 (18.39%) HP
5 13 (14.94%) Splunk
6 11 (12.64%) Juniper
6 11 (12.64%) Sourcefire
6 11 (12.64%) Fortinet
6 11 (12.64%) Riverbed
6 11 (12.64%) Polycom
6 11 (12.64%) F5
6 11 (12.64%) Aruba
7 6 (6.90%) Wyse
8 5 (5.75%) Red Hat
8 5 (5.75%) IBM
9 4 (4.60%) Dell
9 4 (4.60%) CheckPoint
9 4 (4.60%) Trapeze
10 3 (3.45%) Symantec
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Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £27500 - £35000 per annum + Fantastic + prospects
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
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Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
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