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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 93 102 116
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +14
Permanent jobs citing DNS 37 39 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.78% 1.60% 1.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.43% 8.06% 8.15%
Number of salaries quoted 35 30 28
Average salary £38,500 £36,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.20% -14.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £28,600 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,750 £53,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,661 £35,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+0.45% -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
439 484 454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 21.10% 19.85% 17.78%
Number of salaries quoted 381 375 360
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,143 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,950 £60,000
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 29 May 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 29 May 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 +14 30 £41,250 +3.12% 10
Peterborough -1 1 £32,500 -35.00%
DNS
East of England

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 50 (60.98%) Windows
2 48 (58.54%) DHCP
3 40 (48.78%) Microsoft
4 38 (46.34%) Linux
5 35 (42.68%) Firewall
6 30 (36.59%) Active Directory
7 28 (34.15%) SQL
8 26 (31.71%) SQL Server
8 26 (31.71%) VMware
9 25 (30.49%) Perl
10 24 (29.27%) MS Excel
11 22 (26.83%) ITIL
12 21 (25.61%) TCP/IP
12 21 (25.61%) UNIX
13 19 (23.17%) MS Exchange
14 18 (21.95%) Cisco
15 17 (20.73%) PowerShell
16 16 (19.51%) Windows Server 2008
16 16 (19.51%) IIS
17 15 (18.29%) CentOS
18 14 (17.07%) Management Information System
19 13 (15.85%) Red Hat
19 13 (15.85%) Python
19 13 (15.85%) VMware Infrastructure
19 13 (15.85%) Subversion
20 12 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2010
20 12 (14.63%) Windows Server 2012
20 12 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
20 12 (14.63%) Citrix
20 12 (14.63%) Internet

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 19 (23.17%) MS Exchange
2 16 (19.51%) IIS
3 12 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (12.20%) Apache
4 10 (12.20%) Lync
5 9 (10.98%) SharePoint
6 6 (7.32%) Zope
6 6 (7.32%) Plone
6 6 (7.32%) CMS
6 6 (7.32%) Tomcat
6 6 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (7.32%) nginx
7 5 (6.10%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (4.88%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (3.66%) OpenStack
10 2 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (1.22%) iPlanet
Applications
1 24 (29.27%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.88%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.66%) Office 365
2 1 (1.22%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (58.54%) DHCP
2 35 (42.68%) Firewall
3 21 (25.61%) TCP/IP
4 12 (14.63%) Internet
5 10 (12.20%) SSL
6 9 (10.98%) SMTP
6 9 (10.98%) SNMP
7 8 (9.76%) LDAP
7 8 (9.76%) NAS
7 8 (9.76%) Network Security
8 7 (8.54%) SAN
9 6 (7.32%) HTTP
10 5 (6.10%) iSCSI
10 5 (6.10%) VPN
11 4 (4.88%) VLAN
12 3 (3.66%) IP Telephony
12 3 (3.66%) WAN
13 2 (2.44%) OSPF
13 2 (2.44%) FTP
13 2 (2.44%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (31.71%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.98%) MySQL
3 7 (8.54%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (7.32%) MariaDB
5 4 (4.88%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (4.88%) QlikView
5 4 (4.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.44%) Big Data
7 1 (1.22%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 13 (15.85%) Subversion
2 1 (1.22%) JIRA
2 1 (1.22%) TestLink
2 1 (1.22%) Bugzilla
General
1 9 (10.98%) Marketing
2 5 (6.10%) Back Office
3 2 (2.44%) Electronics
3 2 (2.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 31 (37.80%) Administrator
2 29 (35.37%) Systems Administrator
3 9 (10.98%) Systems Engineer
4 8 (9.76%) Support Engineer
4 8 (9.76%) Linux Engineer
4 8 (9.76%) Linux Administrator
4 8 (9.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 7 (8.54%) 3rd Line Support
5 7 (8.54%) Technical Support
6 5 (6.10%) Technical Manager
6 5 (6.10%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 4 (4.88%) Analyst
7 4 (4.88%) Consultant
7 4 (4.88%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (4.88%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 4 (4.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (4.88%) UNIX Administrator
7 4 (4.88%) Windows Administrator
7 4 (4.88%) Windows Systems Administrator
8 3 (3.66%) Technical Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.54%) .NET Framework
1 7 (8.54%) .NET
1 7 (8.54%) Classic ASP
1 7 (8.54%) ASP.NET
1 7 (8.54%) SAML
2 6 (7.32%) CSS
2 6 (7.32%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.07%) Management Information System
2 12 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (10.98%) Blackberry
4 7 (8.54%) SecurID
4 7 (8.54%) Replication
5 6 (7.32%) User Experience
5 6 (7.32%) Clustering
6 5 (6.10%) PKI
7 3 (3.66%) FMCG
7 3 (3.66%) Data Centre
7 3 (3.66%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (2.44%) Performance Metrics
8 2 (2.44%) Informatics
9 1 (1.22%) Internet of Things
9 1 (1.22%) Visualisation
9 1 (1.22%) Telematics
9 1 (1.22%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 50 (60.98%) Windows
2 38 (46.34%) Linux
3 21 (25.61%) UNIX
4 16 (19.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (18.29%) CentOS
6 12 (14.63%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (13.41%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (8.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 6 (7.32%) Windows 7
10 4 (4.88%) Debian
10 4 (4.88%) Ubuntu
11 1 (1.22%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.22%) Solaris
11 1 (1.22%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (26.83%) ITIL
2 11 (13.41%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (10.98%) Digital Marketing
3 9 (10.98%) Information Security
4 8 (9.76%) Change Management
5 7 (8.54%) Product Management
5 7 (8.54%) Performance Tuning
5 7 (8.54%) DevOps
5 7 (8.54%) Service Delivery
5 7 (8.54%) Project Management
6 6 (7.32%) Configuration Management
6 6 (7.32%) Incident Management
7 5 (6.10%) Data Security
8 4 (4.88%) Security Patching
8 4 (4.88%) Biostatistics
9 3 (3.66%) Enterprise Architecture
9 3 (3.66%) Data Protection
9 3 (3.66%) Line Management
9 3 (3.66%) Stakeholder Management
10 2 (2.44%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 28 (34.15%) SQL
2 25 (30.49%) Perl
3 17 (20.73%) PowerShell
4 13 (15.85%) Python
5 7 (8.54%) VBScript
5 7 (8.54%) C#
6 6 (7.32%) Shell Script
6 6 (7.32%) Java
7 4 (4.88%) Bash Shell
8 2 (2.44%) PHP
9 1 (1.22%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 9 (10.98%) Degree
2 8 (9.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (6.10%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (6.10%) CCNA
4 3 (3.66%) CCNP
5 1 (1.22%) CCAA
5 1 (1.22%) MCSE
5 1 (1.22%) MCSA
5 1 (1.22%) MCP
5 1 (1.22%) CCIE
5 1 (1.22%) CCA
5 1 (1.22%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (1.22%) CCEA
5 1 (1.22%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.54%) SLA
2 1 (1.22%) QA
System Software
1 30 (36.59%) Active Directory
2 13 (15.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (10.98%) vSphere
4 6 (7.32%) qmail
4 6 (7.32%) Postfix
4 6 (7.32%) Varnish
5 5 (6.10%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (6.10%) XenApp
5 5 (6.10%) Hyper-V
6 4 (4.88%) Terminal Server
6 4 (4.88%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (3.66%) XenDesktop
8 2 (2.44%) Xen
9 1 (1.22%) Sendmail
9 1 (1.22%) NFS
9 1 (1.22%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 10 (12.20%) SCCM
2 9 (10.98%) SCOM
2 9 (10.98%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 9 (10.98%) Backup Exec
3 6 (7.32%) HAProxy
3 6 (7.32%) systemd
4 5 (6.10%) WSUS
5 4 (4.88%) ARCserve
5 4 (4.88%) Puppet
6 2 (2.44%) Salt
6 2 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (2.44%) SCOrch
6 2 (2.44%) Ansible
7 1 (1.22%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 40 (48.78%) Microsoft
2 26 (31.71%) VMware
3 18 (21.95%) Cisco
4 13 (15.85%) Red Hat
5 12 (14.63%) Citrix
6 9 (10.98%) Symantec
7 7 (8.54%) HP
8 6 (7.32%) EMC
9 5 (6.10%) Dell
10 4 (4.88%) Epicor
10 4 (4.88%) NetApp
10 4 (4.88%) Mitel
11 3 (3.66%) IBM
11 3 (3.66%) Juniper
12 2 (2.44%) WorldPay
13 1 (1.22%) Vertica
13 1 (1.22%) Oracle
13 1 (1.22%) Sun
13 1 (1.22%) Perforce
13 1 (1.22%) Apple
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