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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 83 90 81
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -9
Permanent jobs citing DNS 47 44 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.06% 2.08% 2.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.47% 9.03% 11.41%
Number of salaries quoted 36 27 46
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -19.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,625 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £45,000 £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.33% -
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
449 487 561
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 19.68% 22.99% 21.62%
Number of salaries quoted 349 376 425
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +14.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £66,000
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 23 January 2015.

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 23 January 2015. 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 +9 38 £35,000 -12.50% 7
Huntingdon -2 1 £45,000 +80.00%
DNS
East of England

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 58 (63.74%) DHCP
2 46 (50.55%) Windows
3 40 (43.96%) Microsoft
3 40 (43.96%) Active Directory
4 36 (39.56%) Firewall
5 35 (38.46%) Linux
6 34 (37.36%) Cisco
7 33 (36.26%) VMware
8 27 (29.67%) MS Excel
9 26 (28.57%) SQL
10 23 (25.27%) TCP/IP
11 21 (23.08%) HP
12 20 (21.98%) SQL Server
12 20 (21.98%) UNIX
13 19 (20.88%) Perl
14 18 (19.78%) MS Exchange
15 16 (17.58%) Degree
15 16 (17.58%) Cisco Certification
15 16 (17.58%) OSPF
15 16 (17.58%) BGP
16 15 (16.48%) WAN
16 15 (16.48%) ITIL
17 14 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
18 13 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
19 12 (13.19%) PowerShell
19 12 (13.19%) CentOS
19 12 (13.19%) SCCM
19 12 (13.19%) Red Hat
19 12 (13.19%) Internet
19 12 (13.19%) LAN

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 18 (19.78%) MS Exchange
2 10 (10.99%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (9.89%) SharePoint
3 9 (9.89%) IIS
4 5 (5.49%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (4.40%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (4.40%) iPlanet
6 3 (3.30%) Apache
7 2 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (2.20%) Lync
Applications
1 27 (29.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.20%) MS Office
3 1 (1.10%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.20%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.10%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.30%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (3.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 58 (63.74%) DHCP
2 36 (39.56%) Firewall
3 23 (25.27%) TCP/IP
4 16 (17.58%) OSPF
4 16 (17.58%) BGP
5 15 (16.48%) WAN
6 12 (13.19%) Internet
6 12 (13.19%) LAN
7 11 (12.09%) SAN
7 11 (12.09%) MPLS
7 11 (12.09%) iSCSI
8 10 (10.99%) Ethernet
8 10 (10.99%) SNMP
9 8 (8.79%) VLAN
10 7 (7.69%) VPN
10 7 (7.69%) NAS
11 6 (6.59%) Fibre Channel
11 6 (6.59%) Network Security
11 6 (6.59%) VPLS
11 6 (6.59%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (21.98%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.49%) Oracle Database
2 5 (5.49%) Crystal Reports
2 5 (5.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (4.40%) QlikView
3 4 (4.40%) MySQL
4 2 (2.20%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (3.30%) Bugzilla
1 3 (3.30%) JIRA
1 3 (3.30%) TestLink
2 2 (2.20%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (6.59%) Manufacturing
2 5 (5.49%) Back Office
3 4 (4.40%) Finance
4 2 (2.20%) Electronics
4 2 (2.20%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.10%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.10%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (35.16%) Administrator
2 29 (31.87%) Systems Administrator
3 17 (18.68%) Linux Administrator
4 15 (16.48%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 14 (15.38%) IT Support
5 14 (15.38%) Support Engineer
6 8 (8.79%) Network Engineer
6 8 (8.79%) Architect
7 7 (7.69%) Analyst
7 7 (7.69%) Test Engineer
7 7 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
8 6 (6.59%) IP Engineer
8 6 (6.59%) Design Engineer
8 6 (6.59%) Network Architect
9 5 (5.49%) Systems Engineer
9 5 (5.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (5.49%) 3rd Line Support
9 5 (5.49%) Technical Manager
9 5 (5.49%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 4 (4.40%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.20%) REST
1 2 (2.20%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.99%) PKI
2 9 (9.89%) Clustering
2 9 (9.89%) Blackberry
3 7 (7.69%) Client/Server
3 7 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
3 7 (7.69%) Computer Science
4 6 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (5.49%) User Experience
5 5 (5.49%) Management Information System
6 3 (3.30%) Streaming Media
6 3 (3.30%) IPTV
6 3 (3.30%) Open Source
7 2 (2.20%) Internet of Things
7 2 (2.20%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (2.20%) Smartcard
8 1 (1.10%) Replication
8 1 (1.10%) AS400
8 1 (1.10%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 46 (50.55%) Windows
2 35 (38.46%) Linux
3 20 (21.98%) UNIX
4 14 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (13.19%) CentOS
6 9 (9.89%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (8.79%) Windows 7
7 8 (8.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (7.69%) Ubuntu
9 5 (5.49%) Windows 8
10 4 (4.40%) Solaris
11 2 (2.20%) Mac OS
11 2 (2.20%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (1.10%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (16.48%) ITIL
2 7 (7.69%) Regression Testing
2 7 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (6.59%) Network Design
3 6 (6.59%) Asset Management
3 6 (6.59%) Incident Management
3 6 (6.59%) Project Management
4 5 (5.49%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (5.49%) Data Security
4 5 (5.49%) Service Delivery
4 5 (5.49%) Data Analysis
4 5 (5.49%) Test Scripting
4 5 (5.49%) Load Balancing
5 4 (4.40%) Network Management
5 4 (4.40%) Configuration Management
6 3 (3.30%) Migration
6 3 (3.30%) Scrum
6 3 (3.30%) Business Continuity
6 3 (3.30%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (2.20%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 26 (28.57%) SQL
2 19 (20.88%) Perl
3 12 (13.19%) PowerShell
3 12 (13.19%) Python
4 8 (8.79%) Bash Shell
5 3 (3.30%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.20%) Ruby
6 2 (2.20%) C#
6 2 (2.20%) Java
7 1 (1.10%) PHP
7 1 (1.10%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.10%) C
7 1 (1.10%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.10%) Korn
Qualifications
1 16 (17.58%) Degree
1 16 (17.58%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (10.99%) JNCIE
2 10 (10.99%) CCNA
2 10 (10.99%) CCIE
3 8 (8.79%) CCNP
4 6 (6.59%) CCIP
4 6 (6.59%) CCDP
4 6 (6.59%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (5.49%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (3.30%) OCP
6 3 (3.30%) Oracle Certification
6 3 (3.30%) RHCE
6 3 (3.30%) MCP
7 1 (1.10%) MCSE
7 1 (1.10%) MCSA
7 1 (1.10%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.49%) SLA
2 4 (4.40%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.20%) QA
System Software
1 40 (43.96%) Active Directory
2 13 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (8.79%) vSphere
4 7 (7.69%) NFS
4 7 (7.69%) Hyper-V
5 6 (6.59%) VMware ESX
6 5 (5.49%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (4.40%) Sendmail
7 4 (4.40%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (3.30%) Oracle RMAN
9 2 (2.20%) XenApp
10 1 (1.10%) Samba
Systems Management
1 12 (13.19%) SCCM
2 11 (12.09%) SCOM
3 10 (10.99%) Backup Exec
4 9 (9.89%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 6 (6.59%) FortiGate
6 5 (5.49%) WSUS
6 5 (5.49%) Puppet
7 4 (4.40%) CFEngine
7 4 (4.40%) ARCserve
8 3 (3.30%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 3 (3.30%) EMC NetWorker
8 3 (3.30%) SCOrch
9 1 (1.10%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (1.10%) Ansible
Vendors
1 40 (43.96%) Microsoft
2 34 (37.36%) Cisco
3 33 (36.26%) VMware
4 21 (23.08%) HP
5 12 (13.19%) Red Hat
5 12 (13.19%) EMC
6 10 (10.99%) Juniper
6 10 (10.99%) Citrix
7 9 (9.89%) Dell
7 9 (9.89%) Symantec
8 8 (8.79%) Oracle
9 6 (6.59%) Isilon
9 6 (6.59%) Redback
9 6 (6.59%) IBM
10 4 (4.40%) Aruba
10 4 (4.40%) F5
10 4 (4.40%) Vertica
10 4 (4.40%) Polycom
10 4 (4.40%) Sourcefire
10 4 (4.40%) Mitel
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