The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 70 79 101
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +22
Permanent jobs citing DNS 256 239 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 3.46% 3.09% 2.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 21.39% 14.75% 10.77%
Number of salaries quoted 197 187 141
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £23,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
DNS
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 East of England region.

Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1197 1620 1551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 16.20% 20.97% 21.46%
Number of salaries quoted 966 1313 1245
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,875 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DNS across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

DNS
Salary Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DNS across the East of England region.

DNS Salary Trend in the East of England

DNS
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the East of England region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in the East of England

DNS
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the East of England 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
Hertfordshire +9 102 £40,000 -5.88% 9
Cambridgeshire +29 51 £38,500 -8.33% 7
Essex +13 48 £41,250 +47.32% 2
Bedfordshire -7 33 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Norfolk +20 13 £28,500 +29.54% 1
Suffolk -12 9 £27,500 -25.67% 1
DNS
England

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

1 397 (77.09%) Windows
2 347 (67.38%) DHCP
3 316 (61.36%) Active Directory
4 292 (56.70%) Microsoft
5 264 (51.26%) VMware
6 203 (39.42%) VMware Infrastructure
7 201 (39.03%) Firewall
8 183 (35.53%) TCP/IP
9 174 (33.79%) MS Exchange
10 172 (33.40%) Windows Server 2008
11 169 (32.82%) ITIL
12 158 (30.68%) Citrix
13 155 (30.10%) Linux
14 133 (25.83%) MS Excel
15 130 (25.24%) Cisco
16 126 (24.47%) Windows Server 2012
17 122 (23.69%) Windows Server 2003
18 112 (21.75%) SQL
19 101 (19.61%) VPN
20 100 (19.42%) SAN
21 99 (19.22%) Hyper-V
22 97 (18.83%) SQL Server
23 92 (17.86%) PowerShell
24 89 (17.28%) Exchange Server 2010
24 89 (17.28%) Data Centre
25 85 (16.50%) Office 365
26 82 (15.92%) vSphere
26 82 (15.92%) Disaster Recovery
26 82 (15.92%) LAN
27 80 (15.53%) WAN

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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
1 174 (33.79%) MS Exchange
2 89 (17.28%) Exchange Server 2010
3 70 (13.59%) IIS
4 58 (11.26%) Apache
5 56 (10.87%) Exchange Server 2003
6 55 (10.68%) Exchange Server 2007
7 43 (8.35%) Exchange Server 2013
8 35 (6.80%) Tomcat
9 33 (6.41%) Lync
10 25 (4.85%) SharePoint
11 22 (4.27%) CMS
12 17 (3.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 14 (2.72%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 14 (2.72%) nginx
14 12 (2.33%) OpenStack
15 9 (1.75%) JBoss
15 9 (1.75%) Zope
16 8 (1.55%) Plone
17 7 (1.36%) GlassFish
17 7 (1.36%) WebSphere
Applications
1 133 (25.83%) MS Excel
2 78 (15.15%) MS Office
3 1 (0.19%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (0.97%) Magento
2 4 (0.78%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.39%) Line 50
3 2 (0.39%) Tridion
4 1 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 85 (16.50%) Office 365
2 56 (10.87%) Amazon AWS
3 36 (6.99%) Microsoft Azure
4 34 (6.60%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (1.75%) PaaS
6 7 (1.36%) IBM SmartCloud
6 7 (1.36%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (0.78%) IaaS
8 3 (0.58%) SaaS
9 2 (0.39%) Google Apps
9 2 (0.39%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.19%) Symantec.cloud
10 1 (0.19%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.19%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 347 (67.38%) DHCP
2 201 (39.03%) Firewall
3 183 (35.53%) TCP/IP
4 101 (19.61%) VPN
5 100 (19.42%) SAN
6 82 (15.92%) LAN
7 80 (15.53%) WAN
8 48 (9.32%) HTTP
8 48 (9.32%) SSL
9 47 (9.13%) LDAP
10 46 (8.93%) VLAN
11 39 (7.57%) NAS
12 38 (7.38%) SMTP
13 34 (6.60%) Internet
14 32 (6.21%) VoIP
15 27 (5.24%) Wi-Fi
16 26 (5.05%) IP Telephony
17 25 (4.85%) iSCSI
18 24 (4.66%) Wireless
19 21 (4.08%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (18.83%) SQL Server
2 50 (9.71%) MySQL
3 39 (7.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 19 (3.69%) SQL Server 2000
5 15 (2.91%) PostgreSQL
6 10 (1.94%) Relational Database
7 9 (1.75%) MariaDB
8 7 (1.36%) SQL Server 2005
9 6 (1.17%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.39%) Couchbase
10 2 (0.39%) dBASE
10 2 (0.39%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.39%) Hadoop
10 2 (0.39%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.39%) Big Data
11 1 (0.19%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.19%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 30 (5.83%) Subversion
2 9 (1.75%) Git (software)
3 4 (0.78%) JIRA
4 3 (0.58%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.39%) Maven
5 2 (0.39%) Ant
5 2 (0.39%) Hudson
5 2 (0.39%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.19%) TestLink
6 1 (0.19%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.19%) MSI
6 1 (0.19%) Bugzilla
General
1 47 (9.13%) Finance
2 41 (7.96%) Telecoms
3 29 (5.63%) Games
4 16 (3.11%) Advertising
4 16 (3.11%) Marketing
5 14 (2.72%) Online Betting
6 12 (2.33%) Retail
7 7 (1.36%) Publishing
8 6 (1.17%) Electronics
9 5 (0.97%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.78%) Legal
11 2 (0.39%) Banking
Job Titles
1 86 (16.70%) Administrator
2 74 (14.37%) Analyst
3 73 (14.17%) Systems Administrator
4 71 (13.79%) Support Engineer
5 50 (9.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 47 (9.13%) Linux Administrator
7 46 (8.93%) Systems Engineer
8 37 (7.18%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 36 (6.99%) Support Analyst
10 26 (5.05%) 3rd Line Support
10 26 (5.05%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 22 (4.27%) 2nd Line Support
12 21 (4.08%) Infrastructure Specialist
13 20 (3.88%) IT Support
14 19 (3.69%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
14 19 (3.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
15 16 (3.11%) Network Engineer
16 15 (2.91%) Technical Support
16 15 (2.91%) Consultant
17 14 (2.72%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (6.99%) Web Services
2 14 (2.72%) .NET
3 13 (2.52%) ASP.NET
4 11 (2.14%) Classic ASP
4 11 (2.14%) SAML
4 11 (2.14%) .NET Framework
5 10 (1.94%) HTML
6 8 (1.55%) CSS
7 5 (0.97%) LAMP
7 5 (0.97%) Alternative PHP Cache
8 4 (0.78%) WebSockets
9 2 (0.39%) ISAPI
9 2 (0.39%) COM
10 1 (0.19%) ISPF
10 1 (0.19%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 89 (17.28%) Data Centre
2 58 (11.26%) Analytical Skills
3 53 (10.29%) Replication
4 49 (9.51%) Clustering
5 46 (8.93%) Blackberry
6 32 (6.21%) CMDB
7 24 (4.66%) Fat Client
7 24 (4.66%) Thin Client
8 22 (4.27%) Management Information System
9 20 (3.88%) Mathematics
10 18 (3.50%) Handset
11 17 (3.30%) Hybrid Cloud
12 16 (3.11%) User Experience
13 14 (2.72%) Online Games
14 11 (2.14%) SecurID
15 8 (1.55%) Client/Server
16 7 (1.36%) HP StoreVirtual
17 5 (0.97%) Computer Science
18 4 (0.78%) Life Science
18 4 (0.78%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 397 (77.09%) Windows
2 172 (33.40%) Windows Server 2008
3 155 (30.10%) Linux
4 126 (24.47%) Windows Server 2012
5 122 (23.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 61 (11.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 60 (11.65%) Windows 7
8 47 (9.13%) UNIX
9 42 (8.16%) Windows 8
10 40 (7.77%) CentOS
11 39 (7.57%) Windows XP
12 29 (5.63%) Windows 2000
13 19 (3.69%) Debian
14 16 (3.11%) Mac OS X
15 11 (2.14%) Windows Vista
16 8 (1.55%) Mac OS
16 8 (1.55%) Ubuntu
17 5 (0.97%) Solaris
18 4 (0.78%) Windows 2000 Server
19 1 (0.19%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 169 (32.82%) ITIL
2 82 (15.92%) Disaster Recovery
3 67 (13.01%) Change Management
4 45 (8.74%) Project Management
5 39 (7.57%) Mentoring
6 33 (6.41%) Information Security
7 32 (6.21%) Load Balancing
8 30 (5.83%) DevOps
9 29 (5.63%) Performance Tuning
10 27 (5.24%) E-Commerce
10 27 (5.24%) Security Patching
11 26 (5.05%) Service Delivery
12 25 (4.85%) Time Management
13 22 (4.27%) Configuration Management
14 19 (3.69%) Migration
15 18 (3.50%) Agile Software Development
16 17 (3.30%) Network Load Balancing
16 17 (3.30%) Capacity Planning
17 16 (3.11%) Network Management
17 16 (3.11%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 112 (21.75%) SQL
2 92 (17.86%) PowerShell
3 56 (10.87%) Perl
4 36 (6.99%) Bash Shell
5 35 (6.80%) VBScript
6 26 (5.05%) Python
7 24 (4.66%) Java
7 24 (4.66%) C
8 17 (3.30%) Shell Script
9 11 (2.14%) C#
9 11 (2.14%) PHP
10 7 (1.36%) VBA
10 7 (1.36%) Korn
11 4 (0.78%) VB
11 4 (0.78%) C-shell
12 2 (0.39%) R
12 2 (0.39%) Ruby
13 1 (0.19%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 79 (15.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 45 (8.74%) Cisco Certification
2 45 (8.74%) MCSE
3 42 (8.16%) Degree
4 39 (7.57%) CCNA
5 36 (6.99%) MCSA
6 35 (6.80%) MCP
7 30 (5.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 24 (4.66%) ITIL Certification
9 17 (3.30%) CCNP
10 14 (2.72%) Citrix Certification
11 11 (2.14%) MCITP
12 7 (1.36%) CISSP
13 6 (1.17%) CCA
13 6 (1.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 5 (0.97%) CCAA
14 5 (0.97%) CCIA
14 5 (0.97%) MCTS
14 5 (0.97%) SC Cleared
14 5 (0.97%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 80 (15.53%) SLA
2 6 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.78%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.19%) QA
System Software
1 316 (61.36%) Active Directory
2 203 (39.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 99 (19.22%) Hyper-V
4 82 (15.92%) vSphere
5 70 (13.59%) VMware ESX
6 54 (10.49%) XenApp
7 44 (8.54%) Terminal Services
8 38 (7.38%) VMware ESXi
9 36 (6.99%) XenDesktop
10 25 (4.85%) vCloud
10 25 (4.85%) NFS
11 19 (3.69%) iptables
11 19 (3.69%) Samba
12 18 (3.50%) VMware Workstation
13 16 (3.11%) XenServer
14 13 (2.52%) Varnish
14 13 (2.52%) Postfix
15 10 (1.94%) qmail
16 7 (1.36%) Citrix Presentation Server
17 6 (1.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 47 (9.13%) SCCM
2 42 (8.16%) Backup Exec
3 25 (4.85%) Norton AntiVirus
4 18 (3.50%) NetBackup
5 16 (3.11%) SCOM
5 16 (3.11%) Puppet
6 15 (2.91%) Opscode Chef
7 13 (2.52%) WSUS
8 11 (2.14%) HAProxy
8 11 (2.14%) Nagios
9 10 (1.94%) Cacti
10 9 (1.75%) Ansible
11 8 (1.55%) systemd
12 5 (0.97%) cPanel
12 5 (0.97%) AirWatch
13 3 (0.58%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 2 (0.39%) Nmap
14 2 (0.39%) SCOrch
14 2 (0.39%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
14 2 (0.39%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 292 (56.70%) Microsoft
2 264 (51.26%) VMware
3 158 (30.68%) Citrix
4 130 (25.24%) Cisco
5 79 (15.34%) HP
6 57 (11.07%) Red Hat
7 40 (7.77%) Apple
7 40 (7.77%) Symantec
7 40 (7.77%) Dell
8 39 (7.57%) SolarWinds
9 30 (5.83%) Sophos
10 28 (5.44%) SonicWALL
11 26 (5.05%) Oracle
12 23 (4.47%) Fujitsu
12 23 (4.47%) F5
13 22 (4.27%) Veritas
13 22 (4.27%) Juniper
14 17 (3.30%) NetApp
15 16 (3.11%) CheckPoint
16 12 (2.33%) Intel
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Hudson IT
Posted: 7 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Great Benefits & Bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + PENSION, BENEFITS, NEGOTIABLE
Posted: 17 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + PENSION, BENEFITS, NEGOTIABLE
Posted: 17 hours ago
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Hollywood Bowl
Salary: £80,000 per annum with 30% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Colchester, Essex
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £48000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Shares
Posted: Yesterday
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Witham, Essex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £50k (DOE) + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Kyna Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum Pluse Share Options
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Pool Car
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedfordshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Just Cambridge
Posted: 22 days ago
Norwich
CPS Group
Salary: £33k - 35k per year + Excellent benefits
Posted: 26 days ago