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

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 89 82 101
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +19
Permanent jobs citing DNS 48 47 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.89% 2.17% 1.81%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.43% 9.79% 7.93%
Number of salaries quoted 38 28 39
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,850 £16,187 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £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
509 480 643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 20.06% 22.17% 22.78%
Number of salaries quoted 390 349 487
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £27,500 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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 18 December 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 18 December 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 -4 39 £32,500 -18.75% 2
Huntingdon -1 3 £45,000 +63.63%
St Neots - 1 £20,000 -
DNS
East of England

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 59 (64.13%) DHCP
2 46 (50.00%) Windows
3 43 (46.74%) Active Directory
4 40 (43.48%) Linux
5 39 (42.39%) Microsoft
5 39 (42.39%) VMware
6 38 (41.30%) Firewall
7 34 (36.96%) SQL
8 31 (33.70%) Cisco
9 27 (29.35%) TCP/IP
10 26 (28.26%) Perl
11 22 (23.91%) HP
12 21 (22.83%) MS Excel
12 21 (22.83%) Red Hat
13 20 (21.74%) EMC
13 20 (21.74%) WAN
14 18 (19.57%) Windows Server 2008
15 17 (18.48%) CentOS
15 17 (18.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 17 (18.48%) Cisco Certification
15 17 (18.48%) ITIL
15 17 (18.48%) UNIX
15 17 (18.48%) OSPF
15 17 (18.48%) BGP
16 16 (17.39%) Oracle
16 16 (17.39%) Degree
17 15 (16.30%) LAN
18 14 (15.22%) SQL Server
18 14 (15.22%) VMware Infrastructure
18 14 (15.22%) PKI

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 11 (11.96%) MS Exchange
2 10 (10.87%) Apache
3 8 (8.70%) IIS
4 6 (6.52%) SharePoint
4 6 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (4.35%) iPlanet
5 4 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (2.17%) Lync
6 2 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 21 (22.83%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.35%) MS Office
3 1 (1.09%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 7 (7.61%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.09%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (3.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 59 (64.13%) DHCP
2 38 (41.30%) Firewall
3 27 (29.35%) TCP/IP
4 20 (21.74%) WAN
5 17 (18.48%) OSPF
5 17 (18.48%) BGP
6 15 (16.30%) LAN
7 13 (14.13%) SAN
8 12 (13.04%) Internet
9 11 (11.96%) MPLS
10 10 (10.87%) SNMP
10 10 (10.87%) Ethernet
11 8 (8.70%) VPN
11 8 (8.70%) VLAN
11 8 (8.70%) iSCSI
12 7 (7.61%) NAS
13 6 (6.52%) Fibre Channel
13 6 (6.52%) InfiniBand
13 6 (6.52%) VPLS
13 6 (6.52%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.22%) SQL Server
2 13 (14.13%) Oracle Database
3 5 (5.43%) Crystal Reports
3 5 (5.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (4.35%) MySQL
4 4 (4.35%) QlikView
5 2 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.09%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (4.35%) Bugzilla
1 4 (4.35%) JIRA
1 4 (4.35%) TestLink
2 2 (2.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (7.61%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (6.52%) Manufacturing
3 4 (4.35%) Finance
4 3 (3.26%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.17%) Electronics
6 1 (1.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (39.13%) Administrator
2 33 (35.87%) Systems Administrator
3 23 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
4 21 (22.83%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 15 (16.30%) IT Support
6 11 (11.96%) Support Engineer
7 9 (9.78%) Network Engineer
7 9 (9.78%) Architect
8 8 (8.70%) Test Engineer
9 7 (7.61%) IT Support Engineer
9 7 (7.61%) Analyst
10 6 (6.52%) Systems Engineer
10 6 (6.52%) Design Engineer
10 6 (6.52%) IP Engineer
10 6 (6.52%) Network Architect
11 5 (5.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 4 (4.35%) Systems Test Engineer
12 4 (4.35%) Software Test Engineer
12 4 (4.35%) Support Consultant
12 4 (4.35%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.17%) .NET
1 2 (2.17%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.22%) PKI
2 8 (8.70%) Client/Server
3 7 (7.61%) Computer Science
3 7 (7.61%) Video Conferencing
4 6 (6.52%) Clustering
4 6 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (4.35%) Streaming Media
5 4 (4.35%) IPTV
6 3 (3.26%) Open Source
7 2 (2.17%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (2.17%) Internet of Things
7 2 (2.17%) User Experience
7 2 (2.17%) Smartcard
7 2 (2.17%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.09%) AS400
8 1 (1.09%) Replication
8 1 (1.09%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.09%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 46 (50.00%) Windows
2 40 (43.48%) Linux
3 18 (19.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (18.48%) CentOS
4 17 (18.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 17 (18.48%) UNIX
5 12 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 11 (11.96%) Windows 7
7 9 (9.78%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (8.70%) Ubuntu
9 7 (7.61%) Windows 8
10 4 (4.35%) Solaris
11 3 (3.26%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (2.17%) Mac OS
12 2 (2.17%) HPUX
13 1 (1.09%) Windows Vista
13 1 (1.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (18.48%) ITIL
2 12 (13.04%) Data Analysis
3 11 (11.96%) Performance Tuning
4 10 (10.87%) Migration
5 8 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (8.70%) ERP
5 8 (8.70%) Regression Testing
6 7 (7.61%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (6.52%) Project Management
7 6 (6.52%) Asset Management
7 6 (6.52%) Network Design
7 6 (6.52%) Test Scripting
7 6 (6.52%) Load Balancing
8 4 (4.35%) Configuration Management
8 4 (4.35%) Network Management
8 4 (4.35%) Scrum
9 3 (3.26%) Business Continuity
9 3 (3.26%) Technical Architecture
10 2 (2.17%) Usability Testing
10 2 (2.17%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (36.96%) SQL
2 26 (28.26%) Perl
3 13 (14.13%) Python
4 10 (10.87%) T-SQL
4 10 (10.87%) PowerShell
5 9 (9.78%) Bash Shell
6 2 (2.17%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.17%) Ruby
6 2 (2.17%) C#
6 2 (2.17%) Java
7 1 (1.09%) PHP
7 1 (1.09%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.09%) Korn
7 1 (1.09%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (18.48%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (17.39%) Degree
3 11 (11.96%) CCNA
4 10 (10.87%) CCIE
4 10 (10.87%) JNCIE
4 10 (10.87%) OCP
4 10 (10.87%) Oracle Certification
4 10 (10.87%) RHCE
5 8 (8.70%) CCNP
6 6 (6.52%) CCIP
6 6 (6.52%) CCDP
6 6 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (6.52%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (4.35%) MCP
8 1 (1.09%) MCSE
8 1 (1.09%) MCSA
8 1 (1.09%) MCDST
8 1 (1.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.35%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.17%) SLA
2 2 (2.17%) QA
System Software
1 43 (46.74%) Active Directory
2 14 (15.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (14.13%) VMware ESX
4 12 (13.04%) vSphere
5 11 (11.96%) Oracle RMAN
6 8 (8.70%) Hyper-V
7 7 (7.61%) NFS
8 4 (4.35%) Sendmail
9 3 (3.26%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (2.17%) XenApp
11 1 (1.09%) DFS Replication
11 1 (1.09%) Samba
Systems Management
1 11 (11.96%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 11 (11.96%) EMC NetWorker
1 11 (11.96%) SCCM
2 7 (7.61%) SCOM
2 7 (7.61%) FortiGate
3 5 (5.43%) Puppet
4 4 (4.35%) CFEngine
4 4 (4.35%) ARCserve
5 3 (3.26%) SCOrch
6 1 (1.09%) Ansible
6 1 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.09%) MAILsweeper
6 1 (1.09%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 39 (42.39%) Microsoft
1 39 (42.39%) VMware
2 31 (33.70%) Cisco
3 22 (23.91%) HP
4 21 (22.83%) Red Hat
5 20 (21.74%) EMC
6 16 (17.39%) Oracle
7 10 (10.87%) Dell
7 10 (10.87%) Juniper
8 8 (8.70%) SAP
8 8 (8.70%) Citrix
9 6 (6.52%) Redback
9 6 (6.52%) Isilon
9 6 (6.52%) IBM
10 4 (4.35%) Epicor
10 4 (4.35%) Intel
10 4 (4.35%) F5
10 4 (4.35%) Vertica
10 4 (4.35%) Aruba
10 4 (4.35%) Sourcefire
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