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 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 100 91 98
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +7
Permanent jobs citing DNS 37 44 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.48% 1.98% 1.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.77% 8.94% 8.62%
Number of salaries quoted 27 28 45
Average salary £41,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £16,187 £20,400
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.40% -1.33%
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
476 492 650
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 19.04% 22.09% 22.19%
Number of salaries quoted 370 375 506
Average salary £46,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 28 November 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 28 November 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 -8 29 £39,500 -1.25% 4
Huntingdon - 2 £33,000 -
St Neots - 1 £20,000 -
DNS
East of England

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 56 (65.88%) DHCP
2 44 (51.76%) Active Directory
3 40 (47.06%) Windows
3 40 (47.06%) Linux
4 38 (44.71%) Microsoft
4 38 (44.71%) VMware
5 37 (43.53%) Firewall
6 31 (36.47%) SQL
7 28 (32.94%) Perl
8 25 (29.41%) Cisco
8 25 (29.41%) TCP/IP
9 24 (28.24%) Red Hat
10 22 (25.88%) EMC
10 22 (25.88%) ITIL
11 21 (24.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 20 (23.53%) WAN
13 19 (22.35%) Oracle
13 19 (22.35%) MS Excel
13 19 (22.35%) CentOS
14 18 (21.18%) HP
15 17 (20.00%) OSPF
15 17 (20.00%) BGP
15 17 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
15 17 (20.00%) Oracle Database
16 16 (18.82%) Degree
16 16 (18.82%) VMware ESX
16 16 (18.82%) Cisco Certification
17 15 (17.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
17 15 (17.65%) LAN
17 15 (17.65%) Oracle RMAN

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 13 (15.29%) Apache
2 9 (10.59%) MS Exchange
3 6 (7.06%) IIS
4 4 (4.71%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.71%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (3.53%) iPlanet
6 2 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (2.35%) Lync
6 2 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 19 (22.35%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.88%) MS Office
3 1 (1.18%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 10 (11.76%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.18%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.71%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (3.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 56 (65.88%) DHCP
2 37 (43.53%) Firewall
3 25 (29.41%) TCP/IP
4 20 (23.53%) WAN
5 17 (20.00%) OSPF
5 17 (20.00%) BGP
6 15 (17.65%) LAN
7 12 (14.12%) SAN
8 11 (12.94%) MPLS
9 10 (11.76%) Internet
9 10 (11.76%) SNMP
9 10 (11.76%) Ethernet
10 8 (9.41%) VPN
11 7 (8.24%) NAS
12 6 (7.06%) iSCSI
12 6 (7.06%) Fibre Channel
12 6 (7.06%) InfiniBand
12 6 (7.06%) VLAN
12 6 (7.06%) VPLS
12 6 (7.06%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 10 (11.76%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.53%) MySQL
4 2 (2.35%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.18%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (4.71%) Bugzilla
1 4 (4.71%) JIRA
1 4 (4.71%) TestLink
2 2 (2.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (11.76%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (7.06%) Manufacturing
3 4 (4.71%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.71%) Finance
4 1 (1.18%) Electronics
4 1 (1.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (40.00%) Administrator
2 31 (36.47%) Systems Administrator
3 24 (28.24%) Linux Administrator
4 22 (25.88%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 14 (16.47%) IT Support
6 10 (11.76%) Support Engineer
7 9 (10.59%) Network Engineer
7 9 (10.59%) Architect
8 8 (9.41%) Analyst
8 8 (9.41%) Test Engineer
9 6 (7.06%) Design Engineer
9 6 (7.06%) IT Support Engineer
9 6 (7.06%) IP Engineer
9 6 (7.06%) Network Architect
10 5 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
11 4 (4.71%) Software Engineer
11 4 (4.71%) IT Consultant
11 4 (4.71%) Consultant
11 4 (4.71%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.35%) .NET
1 2 (2.35%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.65%) PKI
2 8 (9.41%) Client/Server
3 7 (8.24%) Computer Science
3 7 (8.24%) Video Conferencing
4 6 (7.06%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.71%) Streaming Media
5 4 (4.71%) IPTV
6 3 (3.53%) Clustering
6 3 (3.53%) Open Source
7 2 (2.35%) Smartcard
8 1 (1.18%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.18%) AS400
8 1 (1.18%) Replication
8 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (1.18%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 40 (47.06%) Windows
1 40 (47.06%) Linux
2 21 (24.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 19 (22.35%) CentOS
4 17 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (16.47%) UNIX
6 12 (14.12%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (12.94%) Windows 7
8 7 (8.24%) Windows 8
8 7 (8.24%) Ubuntu
9 6 (7.06%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (3.53%) HPUX
10 3 (3.53%) Solaris
10 3 (3.53%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (2.35%) Mac OS
11 2 (2.35%) Windows XP
12 1 (1.18%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (25.88%) ITIL
2 15 (17.65%) Data Analysis
2 15 (17.65%) Performance Tuning
3 13 (15.29%) Migration
4 12 (14.12%) ERP
5 8 (9.41%) Regression Testing
5 8 (9.41%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (9.41%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (7.06%) Network Design
6 6 (7.06%) Project Management
6 6 (7.06%) Load Balancing
6 6 (7.06%) Test Scripting
7 5 (5.88%) Asset Management
8 4 (4.71%) Scrum
8 4 (4.71%) Configuration Management
8 4 (4.71%) Network Management
9 3 (3.53%) Technical Architecture
10 2 (2.35%) Test Planning
10 2 (2.35%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (2.35%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (36.47%) SQL
2 28 (32.94%) Perl
3 13 (15.29%) T-SQL
3 13 (15.29%) Python
4 8 (9.41%) PowerShell
4 8 (9.41%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.35%) Shell Script
5 2 (2.35%) Ruby
5 2 (2.35%) C#
5 2 (2.35%) Java
6 1 (1.18%) PHP
6 1 (1.18%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.18%) Korn
6 1 (1.18%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (18.82%) Cisco Certification
1 16 (18.82%) Degree
2 13 (15.29%) OCP
2 13 (15.29%) Oracle Certification
2 13 (15.29%) RHCE
3 10 (11.76%) JNCIE
3 10 (11.76%) CCNA
3 10 (11.76%) CCIE
4 8 (9.41%) CCNP
5 6 (7.06%) CCIP
5 6 (7.06%) CCDP
5 6 (7.06%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (4.71%) MCP
8 1 (1.18%) MCSE
8 1 (1.18%) MCSA
8 1 (1.18%) MCDST
8 1 (1.18%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.24%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.35%) QA
System Software
1 44 (51.76%) Active Directory
2 16 (18.82%) VMware ESX
3 15 (17.65%) Oracle RMAN
3 15 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (15.29%) vSphere
5 8 (9.41%) Hyper-V
6 6 (7.06%) NFS
7 3 (3.53%) Sendmail
8 2 (2.35%) XenApp
9 1 (1.18%) DFS Replication
9 1 (1.18%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.18%) Samba
Systems Management
1 15 (17.65%) EMC NetWorker
1 15 (17.65%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 12 (14.12%) SCCM
3 10 (11.76%) SCOM
4 7 (8.24%) FortiGate
5 4 (4.71%) Puppet
6 3 (3.53%) CFEngine
6 3 (3.53%) SCOrch
7 1 (1.18%) Ansible
7 1 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (1.18%) MAILsweeper
7 1 (1.18%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 38 (44.71%) Microsoft
1 38 (44.71%) VMware
2 25 (29.41%) Cisco
3 24 (28.24%) Red Hat
4 22 (25.88%) EMC
5 19 (22.35%) Oracle
6 18 (21.18%) HP
7 12 (14.12%) SAP
8 10 (11.76%) Juniper
9 9 (10.59%) Dell
10 6 (7.06%) Redback
10 6 (7.06%) Citrix
10 6 (7.06%) Isilon
11 4 (4.71%) F5
11 4 (4.71%) Perforce
11 4 (4.71%) Aruba
11 4 (4.71%) Sourcefire
11 4 (4.71%) Fortinet
11 4 (4.71%) Polycom
11 4 (4.71%) IBM
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