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

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 89 102 100
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -2
Permanent jobs citing DNS 44 29 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.74% 1.28% 1.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.07% 5.74% 11.45%
Number of salaries quoted 43 25 48
Average salary £42,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £24,900 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £43,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,375 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.78% +3.92%
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
545 505 489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 21.61% 22.34% 16.89%
Number of salaries quoted 432 419 397
Average salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.62% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £60,000
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 21 August 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 21 August 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 +5 36 £42,000 +12.00% 4
Peterborough +4 3 £38,000 +8.57% 3
DNS
East of England

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 57 (67.06%) DHCP
2 50 (58.82%) Active Directory
3 48 (56.47%) Microsoft
4 38 (44.71%) Windows
5 32 (37.65%) Linux
5 32 (37.65%) TCP/IP
6 30 (35.29%) SQL
6 30 (35.29%) VMware
7 29 (34.12%) Firewall
8 28 (32.94%) Windows Server 2008
9 26 (30.59%) ITIL
10 25 (29.41%) SCCM
10 25 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
11 24 (28.24%) Red Hat
12 23 (27.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 22 (25.88%) LAN
13 22 (25.88%) Hyper-V
14 21 (24.71%) MS Exchange
15 20 (23.53%) MS Office
15 20 (23.53%) MS Excel
16 18 (21.18%) Windows Server 2003
17 17 (20.00%) Perl
17 17 (20.00%) WAN
18 16 (18.82%) SharePoint
18 16 (18.82%) vSphere
18 16 (18.82%) Exchange Server 2010
19 15 (17.65%) Oracle
19 15 (17.65%) RHCE
19 15 (17.65%) NAS
19 15 (17.65%) Oracle Database

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 21 (24.71%) MS Exchange
2 16 (18.82%) SharePoint
2 16 (18.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (15.29%) Apache
4 12 (14.12%) IIS
5 10 (11.76%) Lync
6 8 (9.41%) SharePoint 2010
6 8 (9.41%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (3.53%) Tomcat
7 3 (3.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (1.18%) iPlanet
8 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 20 (23.53%) MS Office
1 20 (23.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (11.76%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.35%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (3.53%) Office 365
3 2 (2.35%) Google Apps
3 2 (2.35%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 57 (67.06%) DHCP
2 32 (37.65%) TCP/IP
3 29 (34.12%) Firewall
4 22 (25.88%) LAN
5 17 (20.00%) WAN
6 15 (17.65%) NAS
7 10 (11.76%) OSPF
8 9 (10.59%) BGP
8 9 (10.59%) LDAP
9 7 (8.24%) SAN
10 6 (7.06%) Internet
10 6 (7.06%) HTTP
11 5 (5.88%) Ethernet
11 5 (5.88%) VoIP
12 4 (4.71%) MPLS
12 4 (4.71%) VPN
13 3 (3.53%) VPLS
14 2 (2.35%) Wi-Fi
14 2 (2.35%) Wireless
14 2 (2.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (17.65%) Oracle Database
2 12 (14.12%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.35%) RDBMS
3 2 (2.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.35%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.18%) MySQL
4 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 5 (5.88%) Bugzilla
1 5 (5.88%) JIRA
2 1 (1.18%) Hudson
2 1 (1.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 13 (15.29%) Pharmaceutical
2 5 (5.88%) Finance
3 4 (4.71%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.35%) Retail
4 2 (2.35%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.35%) Back Office
5 1 (1.18%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 29 (34.12%) Administrator
2 24 (28.24%) Systems Administrator
3 17 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
4 16 (18.82%) Systems Engineer
5 14 (16.47%) Analyst
5 14 (16.47%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 8 (9.41%) Security Analyst
7 7 (8.24%) IT Support
8 6 (7.06%) Support Engineer
8 6 (7.06%) Consultant
8 6 (7.06%) Architect
8 6 (7.06%) IT Security Analyst
9 5 (5.88%) Test Engineer
10 4 (4.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (4.71%) Support Analyst
10 4 (4.71%) Integration Engineer
10 4 (4.71%) Systems Integration Engineer
10 4 (4.71%) Systems Test Engineer
11 3 (3.53%) Server Engineer
11 3 (3.53%) Server Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.35%) Web Services
2 1 (1.18%) SAML
2 1 (1.18%) HTML
2 1 (1.18%) .NET
2 1 (1.18%) Classic ASP
2 1 (1.18%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.18%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (14.12%) Firmware
1 12 (14.12%) PKI
2 6 (7.06%) Client/Server
3 5 (5.88%) Streaming Media
4 4 (4.71%) IPTV
4 4 (4.71%) Blackberry
5 3 (3.53%) Clustering
6 2 (2.35%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.35%) Fat Client
6 2 (2.35%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.35%) Streaming Video
6 2 (2.35%) Thin Client
6 2 (2.35%) Web 2.0
7 1 (1.18%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.18%) Biometrics
7 1 (1.18%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 38 (44.71%) Windows
2 32 (37.65%) Linux
3 28 (32.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (27.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 18 (21.18%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (12.94%) CentOS
8 10 (11.76%) UNIX
9 9 (10.59%) Ubuntu
10 6 (7.06%) Windows 7
11 5 (5.88%) Windows 8
12 3 (3.53%) SUSE
12 3 (3.53%) Debian
12 3 (3.53%) FreeBSD
13 2 (2.35%) Windows XP
13 2 (2.35%) HPUX
13 2 (2.35%) SELinux
14 1 (1.18%) Apple iOS
14 1 (1.18%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (1.18%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (30.59%) ITIL
2 14 (16.47%) Performance Tuning
3 13 (15.29%) Migration
4 12 (14.12%) ERP
4 12 (14.12%) Data Analysis
5 11 (12.94%) Validation
6 10 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (10.59%) Load Balancing
7 9 (10.59%) Performance Monitoring
8 7 (8.24%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (5.88%) Scrum
9 5 (5.88%) Regression Testing
10 4 (4.71%) Service Delivery
10 4 (4.71%) Information Security
10 4 (4.71%) Test Scripting
10 4 (4.71%) Continuous Improvement
11 3 (3.53%) Technical Architecture
11 3 (3.53%) Logistics
11 3 (3.53%) Business Continuity
11 3 (3.53%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 30 (35.29%) SQL
2 17 (20.00%) Perl
3 12 (14.12%) T-SQL
3 12 (14.12%) Python
4 7 (8.24%) Bash Shell
5 6 (7.06%) PowerShell
6 2 (2.35%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.35%) PHP
6 2 (2.35%) C++
7 1 (1.18%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.18%) VBScript
7 1 (1.18%) C#
Qualifications
1 15 (17.65%) RHCE
2 13 (15.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (14.12%) OCP
3 12 (14.12%) Oracle Certification
4 9 (10.59%) MCSA
4 9 (10.59%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (9.41%) MCITP
6 6 (7.06%) Degree
6 6 (7.06%) CCNA
7 4 (4.71%) MCP
7 4 (4.71%) CCNP
8 3 (3.53%) CCIP
8 3 (3.53%) JNCIE
8 3 (3.53%) MCSE
8 3 (3.53%) CCIE
8 3 (3.53%) CCDP
9 2 (2.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (1.18%) CCA
10 1 (1.18%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (1.18%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.41%) PCI DSS
2 7 (8.24%) 21 CFR Part 11
2 7 (8.24%) GAMP
2 7 (8.24%) GCP
2 7 (8.24%) GMP
3 2 (2.35%) SLA
3 2 (2.35%) QA
System Software
1 50 (58.82%) Active Directory
2 22 (25.88%) Hyper-V
3 16 (18.82%) vSphere
4 14 (16.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (16.47%) Oracle RMAN
5 12 (14.12%) VMware ESX
6 2 (2.35%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.35%) XenApp
6 2 (2.35%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.18%) DFS Replication
7 1 (1.18%) XenServer
7 1 (1.18%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.18%) NFS
7 1 (1.18%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 25 (29.41%) SCCM
2 14 (16.47%) EMC NetWorker
2 14 (16.47%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 10 (11.76%) SCOM
4 7 (8.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 5 (5.88%) Puppet
6 3 (3.53%) FortiGate
7 2 (2.35%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (2.35%) WSUS
8 1 (1.18%) WhatsUp Gold
8 1 (1.18%) Nagios
8 1 (1.18%) MAILsweeper
8 1 (1.18%) SCOrch
8 1 (1.18%) Ansible
8 1 (1.18%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 48 (56.47%) Microsoft
2 30 (35.29%) VMware
3 24 (28.24%) Red Hat
4 15 (17.65%) Oracle
5 14 (16.47%) EMC
6 12 (14.12%) SAP
7 9 (10.59%) Cisco
7 9 (10.59%) Citrix
8 8 (9.41%) HP
8 8 (9.41%) Dell
9 5 (5.88%) Perforce
10 3 (3.53%) Redback
10 3 (3.53%) Intel
10 3 (3.53%) Juniper
11 2 (2.35%) CheckPoint
11 2 (2.35%) IBM
11 2 (2.35%) Google
11 2 (2.35%) Splunk
12 1 (1.18%) Vertica
12 1 (1.18%) 3PAR
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