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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 99 105 93
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -12
Permanent jobs citing DNS 34 41 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.60% 1.65% 2.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.74% 7.65% 10.78%
Number of salaries quoted 30 32 45
Average salary £37,200 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.80% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,435 £29,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,700 £44,750 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
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
439 536 529
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 20.67% 21.55% 19.49%
Number of salaries quoted 380 438 411
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +7.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,435 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

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 28 April 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 28 April 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 +11 29 £37,200 +6.28% 6
Peterborough -2 3 £32,500 -18.75%
DNS
East of England

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 54 (67.50%) DHCP
2 48 (60.00%) Windows
3 38 (47.50%) Microsoft
4 37 (46.25%) Linux
5 34 (42.50%) Active Directory
6 32 (40.00%) Firewall
7 26 (32.50%) VMware
8 24 (30.00%) UNIX
9 23 (28.75%) MS Excel
10 22 (27.50%) Cisco
10 22 (27.50%) TCP/IP
11 20 (25.00%) SQL
12 19 (23.75%) Perl
12 19 (23.75%) SQL Server
12 19 (23.75%) Windows Server 2008
13 17 (21.25%) ITIL
14 16 (20.00%) MS Exchange
15 12 (15.00%) Project Management
15 12 (15.00%) CentOS
15 12 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
16 11 (13.75%) Windows Server 2012
16 11 (13.75%) Windows 7
16 11 (13.75%) VMware Infrastructure
16 11 (13.75%) PowerShell
16 11 (13.75%) Python
16 11 (13.75%) HP
16 11 (13.75%) Citrix
17 10 (12.50%) IIS
17 10 (12.50%) Degree
17 10 (12.50%) SCCM

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 16 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 12 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (12.50%) IIS
4 9 (11.25%) SharePoint
5 6 (7.50%) Lync
6 5 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (6.25%) Apache
7 4 (5.00%) Tomcat
7 4 (5.00%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (5.00%) CMS
7 4 (5.00%) Zope
7 4 (5.00%) Plone
7 4 (5.00%) nginx
8 3 (3.75%) OpenStack
8 3 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (2.50%) iPlanet
Applications
1 23 (28.75%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.00%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.25%) Office 365
2 1 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 54 (67.50%) DHCP
2 32 (40.00%) Firewall
3 22 (27.50%) TCP/IP
4 9 (11.25%) Network Security
5 8 (10.00%) iSCSI
5 8 (10.00%) NAS
5 8 (10.00%) SAN
5 8 (10.00%) Internet
5 8 (10.00%) LDAP
6 7 (8.75%) HTTP
6 7 (8.75%) VPN
7 6 (7.50%) SMTP
7 6 (7.50%) SNMP
8 5 (6.25%) WAN
8 5 (6.25%) FTP
8 5 (6.25%) SSL
9 4 (5.00%) LAN
9 4 (5.00%) VLAN
10 3 (3.75%) InfiniBand
10 3 (3.75%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (23.75%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.00%) MySQL
3 5 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
3 5 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (5.00%) QlikView
4 4 (5.00%) MariaDB
5 2 (2.50%) Big Data
6 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.25%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (6.25%) Subversion
2 1 (1.25%) JIRA
2 1 (1.25%) TestLink
2 1 (1.25%) Bugzilla
General
1 5 (6.25%) Back Office
2 4 (5.00%) Marketing
3 3 (3.75%) Electronics
3 3 (3.75%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.50%) Finance
5 1 (1.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (40.00%) Administrator
2 29 (36.25%) Systems Administrator
3 12 (15.00%) Support Engineer
4 11 (13.75%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 11 (13.75%) Linux Administrator
5 9 (11.25%) IT Support
6 7 (8.75%) 3rd Line Support
7 6 (7.50%) Technical Support
7 6 (7.50%) IT Support Engineer
8 5 (6.25%) Consultant
8 5 (6.25%) Analyst
8 5 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
8 5 (6.25%) Technical Manager
9 4 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 4 (5.00%) Network Engineer
9 4 (5.00%) UNIX Administrator
9 4 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
9 4 (5.00%) Support Consultant
9 4 (5.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
10 3 (3.75%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.00%) HTML
1 4 (5.00%) CSS
2 1 (1.25%) SAML
2 1 (1.25%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.25%) .NET
2 1 (1.25%) Classic ASP
2 1 (1.25%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.25%) Blackberry
1 9 (11.25%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (10.00%) Management Information System
3 7 (8.75%) Clustering
4 5 (6.25%) PKI
4 5 (6.25%) User Experience
5 3 (3.75%) Open Source
5 3 (3.75%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (3.75%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (3.75%) FMCG
6 2 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.50%) Internet of Things
6 2 (2.50%) Informatics
6 2 (2.50%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.50%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (1.25%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.25%) Telematics
7 1 (1.25%) Visualisation
7 1 (1.25%) SecurID
7 1 (1.25%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 48 (60.00%) Windows
2 37 (46.25%) Linux
3 24 (30.00%) UNIX
4 19 (23.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 12 (15.00%) CentOS
6 11 (13.75%) Windows 7
6 11 (13.75%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (11.25%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 3 (3.75%) Ubuntu
9 3 (3.75%) Windows 8
10 2 (2.50%) Debian
10 2 (2.50%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (21.25%) ITIL
2 12 (15.00%) Project Management
3 7 (8.75%) Service Delivery
3 7 (8.75%) Incident Management
4 5 (6.25%) Data Security
5 4 (5.00%) Configuration Management
5 4 (5.00%) Biostatistics
5 4 (5.00%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (3.75%) Load Balancing
6 3 (3.75%) Information Security
7 2 (2.50%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (2.50%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (2.50%) Data Modelling
7 2 (2.50%) Change Management
7 2 (2.50%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (2.50%) Business Continuity
7 2 (2.50%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (2.50%) Line Management
8 1 (1.25%) Data Protection
8 1 (1.25%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (25.00%) SQL
2 19 (23.75%) Perl
3 11 (13.75%) Python
3 11 (13.75%) PowerShell
4 5 (6.25%) Bash Shell
5 4 (5.00%) Shell Script
5 4 (5.00%) Java
6 2 (2.50%) PHP
7 1 (1.25%) C#
7 1 (1.25%) Tcl
7 1 (1.25%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (12.50%) Degree
2 5 (6.25%) CCNA
2 5 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (3.75%) CCNP
4 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.50%) MCP
6 1 (1.25%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.75%) SLA
2 1 (1.25%) QA
System Software
1 34 (42.50%) Active Directory
2 11 (13.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (8.75%) Hyper-V
4 6 (7.50%) vSphere
5 5 (6.25%) XenApp
5 5 (6.25%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (5.00%) Varnish
6 4 (5.00%) qmail
6 4 (5.00%) Postfix
6 4 (5.00%) Terminal Server
6 4 (5.00%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (3.75%) VMware ESX
8 2 (2.50%) Xen
8 2 (2.50%) Sendmail
8 2 (2.50%) XenDesktop
8 2 (2.50%) NFS
Systems Management
1 10 (12.50%) SCCM
2 9 (11.25%) SCOM
2 9 (11.25%) Backup Exec
2 9 (11.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 5 (6.25%) WSUS
3 5 (6.25%) Puppet
4 4 (5.00%) HAProxy
4 4 (5.00%) SCOrch
4 4 (5.00%) ARCserve
4 4 (5.00%) systemd
5 2 (2.50%) Ansible
5 2 (2.50%) Salt
5 2 (2.50%) CFEngine
5 2 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 38 (47.50%) Microsoft
2 26 (32.50%) VMware
3 22 (27.50%) Cisco
4 11 (13.75%) HP
4 11 (13.75%) Citrix
5 9 (11.25%) Red Hat
5 9 (11.25%) Symantec
6 8 (10.00%) Dell
6 8 (10.00%) EMC
7 5 (6.25%) IBM
8 4 (5.00%) Epicor
8 4 (5.00%) NetApp
8 4 (5.00%) Mitel
9 3 (3.75%) Isilon
9 3 (3.75%) Juniper
10 2 (2.50%) Sun
10 2 (2.50%) Vertica
10 2 (2.50%) WorldPay
10 2 (2.50%) Oracle
11 1 (1.25%) Perforce
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