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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 75 104 110
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +6
Permanent jobs citing DNS 51 48 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.41% 1.93% 1.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.19% 8.76% 5.58%
Number of salaries quoted 45 47 25
Average salary £38,500 £42,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £35,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
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
315 548 520
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 14.87% 22.07% 22.81%
Number of salaries quoted 274 431 430
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £28,984
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 +20 39 £41,250 -1.78% 9
Huntingdon - 5 - -
St Neots - 2 £33,750 - 2
Peterborough -9 1 £45,000 +18.42%
DNS
East of England

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 63 (71.59%) Windows
2 44 (50.00%) Firewall
3 42 (47.73%) Linux
4 38 (43.18%) Perl
5 31 (35.23%) SQL
5 31 (35.23%) TCP/IP
6 27 (30.68%) Microsoft
6 27 (30.68%) ITIL
7 25 (28.41%) DHCP
8 24 (27.27%) Active Directory
9 23 (26.14%) VMware
10 22 (25.00%) UNIX
10 22 (25.00%) Python
11 21 (23.86%) Apache
11 21 (23.86%) Subversion
12 20 (22.73%) PowerShell
12 20 (22.73%) IIS
12 20 (22.73%) Disaster Recovery
13 19 (21.59%) CentOS
14 18 (20.45%) Red Hat
14 18 (20.45%) HTTP
14 18 (20.45%) Microsoft Certification
15 17 (19.32%) SSL
15 17 (19.32%) MS Excel
15 17 (19.32%) VMware Infrastructure
15 17 (19.32%) Degree
16 16 (18.18%) Marketing
16 16 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
16 16 (18.18%) DevOps
16 16 (18.18%) Analytical Skills

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 21 (23.86%) Apache
2 20 (22.73%) IIS
3 13 (14.77%) Lync
4 11 (12.50%) MS Exchange
5 10 (11.36%) Tomcat
6 9 (10.23%) Zope
7 8 (9.09%) Plone
7 8 (9.09%) CMS
7 8 (9.09%) nginx
8 7 (7.95%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (3.41%) SharePoint
11 2 (2.27%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (2.27%) OpenStack
12 1 (1.14%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 17 (19.32%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.82%) Office 365
2 2 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (50.00%) Firewall
2 31 (35.23%) TCP/IP
3 25 (28.41%) DHCP
4 18 (20.45%) HTTP
5 17 (19.32%) SSL
6 14 (15.91%) SMTP
7 12 (13.64%) Internet
8 11 (12.50%) SNMP
9 8 (9.09%) SSH
10 7 (7.95%) VPN
10 7 (7.95%) LDAP
11 6 (6.82%) SAN
12 5 (5.68%) FTP
12 5 (5.68%) NAS
13 4 (4.55%) LAN
13 4 (4.55%) WAN
14 3 (3.41%) VLAN
14 3 (3.41%) Network Security
14 3 (3.41%) OSPF
15 2 (2.27%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.91%) SQL Server
2 13 (14.77%) MySQL
3 11 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (10.23%) MariaDB
5 1 (1.14%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.14%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 21 (23.86%) Subversion
2 3 (3.41%) Visual Studio
3 2 (2.27%) JIRA
4 1 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.14%) TestLink
4 1 (1.14%) Bugzilla
General
1 16 (18.18%) Marketing
2 2 (2.27%) Finance
2 2 (2.27%) Games
Job Titles
1 24 (27.27%) Administrator
2 22 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
3 17 (19.32%) Systems Engineer
4 13 (14.77%) Linux Engineer
5 12 (13.64%) Linux Administrator
6 11 (12.50%) Support Engineer
7 10 (11.36%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 6 (6.82%) DBA
8 6 (6.82%) Analyst
8 6 (6.82%) SQL DBA
9 5 (5.68%) UNIX Administrator
9 5 (5.68%) UNIX Systems Administrator
9 5 (5.68%) Technical Support
9 5 (5.68%) Senior Systems Engineer
10 4 (4.55%) Technical Support Engineer
10 4 (4.55%) Field Engineer
10 4 (4.55%) Technical Engineer
10 4 (4.55%) Windows Administrator
10 4 (4.55%) Windows Systems Administrator
10 4 (4.55%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (12.50%) .NET
1 11 (12.50%) Classic ASP
1 11 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 11 (12.50%) SAML
1 11 (12.50%) .NET Framework
2 8 (9.09%) HTML
2 8 (9.09%) CSS
3 5 (5.68%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (13.64%) Management Information System
2 12 (13.64%) Replication
3 11 (12.50%) SecurID
4 10 (11.36%) User Experience
5 5 (5.68%) Client/Server
6 4 (4.55%) Statistics
7 3 (3.41%) Chemistry
7 3 (3.41%) Data Centre
8 2 (2.27%) Clustering
8 2 (2.27%) e-Health
8 2 (2.27%) Life Science
9 1 (1.14%) FMCG
9 1 (1.14%) EqualLogic
9 1 (1.14%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 63 (71.59%) Windows
2 42 (47.73%) Linux
3 22 (25.00%) UNIX
4 19 (21.59%) CentOS
5 13 (14.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (13.64%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (12.50%) Mac OS X
7 11 (12.50%) Windows 7
8 10 (11.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 10 (11.36%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (4.55%) Debian
9 4 (4.55%) Ubuntu
9 4 (4.55%) Windows XP
10 2 (2.27%) Solaris
10 2 (2.27%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.14%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (30.68%) ITIL
2 20 (22.73%) Disaster Recovery
3 16 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
3 16 (18.18%) DevOps
4 11 (12.50%) Product Management
4 11 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
4 11 (12.50%) Change Management
4 11 (12.50%) Information Security
5 10 (11.36%) Configuration Management
6 8 (9.09%) Migration
7 7 (7.95%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (6.82%) Load Balancing
9 5 (5.68%) Technical Analysis
9 5 (5.68%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (5.68%) Scrum
10 4 (4.55%) Project Management
10 4 (4.55%) Technical Architecture
10 4 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (3.41%) Kanban
11 3 (3.41%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 38 (43.18%) Perl
2 31 (35.23%) SQL
3 22 (25.00%) Python
4 20 (22.73%) PowerShell
5 11 (12.50%) VBScript
5 11 (12.50%) C#
6 10 (11.36%) Shell Script
7 9 (10.23%) Bash Shell
8 8 (9.09%) Java
9 3 (3.41%) PHP
10 1 (1.14%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 18 (20.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (19.32%) Degree
3 8 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (9.09%) CCNA
4 4 (4.55%) MCP
4 4 (4.55%) MCSE
5 3 (3.41%) MCSA
5 3 (3.41%) CCNP
5 3 (3.41%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.14%) CCAA
7 1 (1.14%) CCIE
7 1 (1.14%) CCA
7 1 (1.14%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.14%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.55%) SLA
2 1 (1.14%) QA
System Software
1 24 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 17 (19.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (11.36%) qmail
3 10 (11.36%) Postfix
3 10 (11.36%) vSphere
4 8 (9.09%) Varnish
5 5 (5.68%) NFS
5 5 (5.68%) Hyper-V
6 4 (4.55%) XenApp
6 4 (4.55%) Dovecot
7 2 (2.27%) XenDesktop
7 2 (2.27%) Terminal Server
8 1 (1.14%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (9.09%) Backup Exec
1 8 (9.09%) HAProxy
1 8 (9.09%) systemd
2 4 (4.55%) Puppet
3 2 (2.27%) SCOrch
4 1 (1.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 27 (30.68%) Microsoft
2 23 (26.14%) VMware
3 18 (20.45%) Red Hat
4 9 (10.23%) Cisco
5 6 (6.82%) Citrix
6 5 (5.68%) Juniper
7 4 (4.55%) Apple
7 4 (4.55%) HP
8 3 (3.41%) Dell
8 3 (3.41%) EMC
8 3 (3.41%) Riverbed
9 1 (1.14%) F5
9 1 (1.14%) Nimble Storage
9 1 (1.14%) NetApp
9 1 (1.14%) Websense
9 1 (1.14%) Perforce
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £48000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Shares
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £50k (DOE) + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum Pluse Share Options
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £45000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + exciting company
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £40k - 50k per year + .
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Salary: £30k - 35k per year + .
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45k plus benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Just Cambridge
Posted: 22 days ago