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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 79 91 95
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +4
Permanent jobs citing DNS 55 51 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.64% 2.21% 2.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.59% 10.60% 8.96%
Number of salaries quoted 27 39 29
Average salary £44,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.14% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
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
377 481 491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 18.06% 20.86% 23.49%
Number of salaries quoted 287 375 387
Average salary £43,000 £43,900 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.05% +3.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £66,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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 +10 51 £44,500 +27.14% 4
Peterborough +2 1 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Huntingdon -7 1 £30,421 -32.39% 1
DNS
East of England

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 79 (75.96%) Windows
2 68 (65.38%) TCP/IP
3 55 (52.88%) Linux
4 51 (49.04%) HTTP
5 50 (48.08%) Windows Server
6 47 (45.19%) IIS
7 42 (40.38%) ITIL
8 35 (33.65%) Firewall
9 34 (32.69%) Degree
10 30 (28.85%) Load Balancing
10 30 (28.85%) VMware
10 30 (28.85%) DHCP
11 29 (27.88%) PowerShell
12 27 (25.96%) Agile Software Development
13 26 (25.00%) Active Directory
13 26 (25.00%) Web Services
13 26 (25.00%) Web Operations
14 23 (22.12%) SQL
14 23 (22.12%) VMware Infrastructure
15 21 (20.19%) Perl
15 21 (20.19%) Cisco
15 21 (20.19%) Internet
16 19 (18.27%) ITIL Certification
16 19 (18.27%) Bash Shell
16 19 (18.27%) Data Centre
16 19 (18.27%) Vulnerability Scanning
17 18 (17.31%) F5
17 18 (17.31%) Riverbed
17 18 (17.31%) Visual Studio
18 17 (16.35%) SAN

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 47 (45.19%) IIS
2 15 (14.42%) Apache
3 6 (5.77%) MS Exchange
4 5 (4.81%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.96%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (2.88%) MS Office
2 1 (0.96%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.92%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.96%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.81%) Office 365
2 1 (0.96%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.96%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.96%) PaaS
2 1 (0.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 68 (65.38%) TCP/IP
2 51 (49.04%) HTTP
3 35 (33.65%) Firewall
4 30 (28.85%) DHCP
5 21 (20.19%) Internet
6 17 (16.35%) SAN
7 16 (15.38%) VoIP
8 15 (14.42%) SSH
9 13 (12.50%) BGP
10 12 (11.54%) OSPF
11 9 (8.65%) Junos
12 8 (7.69%) FTP
12 8 (7.69%) LAN
12 8 (7.69%) SMTP
12 8 (7.69%) WAN
13 5 (4.81%) Wireless
14 3 (2.88%) LDAP
14 3 (2.88%) VLAN
14 3 (2.88%) VPN
15 2 (1.92%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.69%) MySQL
2 7 (6.73%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.88%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.92%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (1.92%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.92%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 18 (17.31%) Visual Studio
2 4 (3.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (2.88%) JIRA
4 1 (0.96%) Appium
4 1 (0.96%) Selenium
General
1 4 (3.85%) Finance
2 3 (2.88%) Games
3 2 (1.92%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.96%) Advertising
4 1 (0.96%) Back Office
4 1 (0.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
2 23 (22.12%) Network Engineer
3 16 (15.38%) Graduate
3 16 (15.38%) Windows Engineer
4 15 (14.42%) Analyst
4 15 (14.42%) Graduate Systems Engineer
4 15 (14.42%) Senior Network Engineer
5 14 (13.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 14 (13.46%) Web Engineer
5 14 (13.46%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
6 13 (12.50%) Administrator
6 13 (12.50%) Web Analyst
7 12 (11.54%) PowerShell Engineer
7 12 (11.54%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
8 11 (10.58%) Linux Engineer
8 11 (10.58%) Operations Analyst
8 11 (10.58%) Senior Operations Analyst
8 11 (10.58%) Senior Web Analyst
8 11 (10.58%) Systems Administrator
8 11 (10.58%) WebOps Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (25.00%) Web Services
2 7 (6.73%) .NET
3 3 (2.88%) ASP.NET
3 3 (2.88%) CSS
3 3 (2.88%) HTML
4 1 (0.96%) RESTful
4 1 (0.96%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (18.27%) Data Centre
2 15 (14.42%) PKI
3 7 (6.73%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (5.77%) Client/Server
5 5 (4.81%) Clustering
6 3 (2.88%) Driving Licence
6 3 (2.88%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.88%) Statistics
7 2 (1.92%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.92%) Life Science
7 2 (1.92%) User Experience
8 1 (0.96%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.96%) Biology
8 1 (0.96%) Chemistry
8 1 (0.96%) e-Health
8 1 (0.96%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 79 (75.96%) Windows
2 55 (52.88%) Linux
3 50 (48.08%) Windows Server
4 10 (9.62%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (7.69%) Windows 8
6 7 (6.73%) Unix
6 7 (6.73%) Windows 7
7 6 (5.77%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (4.81%) Mac OS X
8 5 (4.81%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.92%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.96%) Android
10 1 (0.96%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.96%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.96%) Solaris
10 1 (0.96%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.96%) VMS
10 1 (0.96%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (40.38%) ITIL
2 30 (28.85%) Load Balancing
3 27 (25.96%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (25.00%) Web Operations
5 19 (18.27%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 15 (14.42%) Server Building
6 15 (14.42%) Software Engineering
7 14 (13.46%) Security Testing
8 13 (12.50%) Scrum
9 11 (10.58%) Kanban
10 10 (9.62%) Technical Architecture
11 7 (6.73%) Technical Analysis
12 6 (5.77%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (5.77%) DevOps
13 5 (4.81%) Problem Management
14 4 (3.85%) Configuration Management
14 4 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
14 4 (3.85%) ERP
14 4 (3.85%) Kernel Tuning
14 4 (3.85%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 29 (27.88%) PowerShell
2 23 (22.12%) SQL
3 21 (20.19%) Perl
4 19 (18.27%) Bash Shell
5 8 (7.69%) Python
6 4 (3.85%) C#
6 4 (3.85%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.92%) Java
7 2 (1.92%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.92%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.96%) C
8 1 (0.96%) C++
8 1 (0.96%) Ruby
8 1 (0.96%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.96%) VB
8 1 (0.96%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 34 (32.69%) Degree
2 19 (18.27%) ITIL Certification
3 16 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (14.42%) CCNP
5 3 (2.88%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.92%) CCNA
6 2 (1.92%) MCITP
6 2 (1.92%) MCP
7 1 (0.96%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.88%) SLA
2 2 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 26 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 23 (22.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (5.77%) NFS
4 5 (4.81%) Hyper-V
5 4 (3.85%) vSphere
6 2 (1.92%) Dovecot
6 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (1.92%) XenApp
6 2 (1.92%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.96%) Docker
7 1 (0.96%) Samba
7 1 (0.96%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.96%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (6.73%) Puppet
2 3 (2.88%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 2 (1.92%) SCCM
3 2 (1.92%) SCVMM
3 2 (1.92%) WSUS
4 1 (0.96%) Ansible
4 1 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.96%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 30 (28.85%) VMware
2 21 (20.19%) Cisco
3 18 (17.31%) F5
3 18 (17.31%) Riverbed
4 15 (14.42%) CheckPoint
5 13 (12.50%) Juniper
6 10 (9.62%) Microsoft
7 5 (4.81%) Citrix
8 4 (3.85%) Veeam
9 3 (2.88%) Oracle
10 2 (1.92%) Dell
10 2 (1.92%) Dell KACE
10 2 (1.92%) EMC
10 2 (1.92%) Forcepoint
10 2 (1.92%) HP
10 2 (1.92%) JD Edwards
10 2 (1.92%) Sophos
10 2 (1.92%) Teradata
11 1 (0.96%) BMC
11 1 (0.96%) NetApp
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + exciting company
Posted: 2 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £32,000 to £36,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £18k - 20k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
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ECM Selection
Salary: to £competitive plus benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
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Darktrace
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + BUPA family health cover
Posted: 18 days ago