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

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 94 107 105
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -2
Permanent jobs citing DNS 215 145 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.84% 2.05% 2.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.80% 9.66% 12.71%
Number of salaries quoted 158 128 200
Average salary £37,750 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.85% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,550 £21,200
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £49,800 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
1558 1501 1849
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.58% 21.27% 20.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1250 1227 1486
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 18 September 2014.

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 18 September 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
Hertfordshire +27 67 £32,000 +3.22% 6
Bedfordshire +23 48 £33,000 -8.96% 5
Cambridgeshire +9 44 £41,000 +9.33% 5
Essex -12 30 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Suffolk +20 22 £37,000 -12.94% 3
Norfolk -6 3 £22,000 +3.52% 1
DNS
England

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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.

1 343 (71.91%) Windows
2 310 (64.99%) DHCP
3 235 (49.27%) Active Directory
4 226 (47.38%) Microsoft
5 218 (45.70%) VMware
6 192 (40.25%) Firewall
7 185 (38.78%) Windows Server 2008
8 166 (34.80%) TCP/IP
9 157 (32.91%) MS Excel
10 146 (30.61%) Linux
11 139 (29.14%) MS Exchange
12 134 (28.09%) Windows Server 2003
13 127 (26.62%) SAN
14 125 (26.21%) WAN
15 124 (26.00%) VPN
16 122 (25.58%) Citrix
16 122 (25.58%) VMware Infrastructure
17 121 (25.37%) Cisco
18 119 (24.95%) SQL
19 114 (23.90%) LAN
20 106 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
21 101 (21.17%) ITIL
22 93 (19.50%) IIS
23 83 (17.40%) Finance
24 82 (17.19%) Windows Server 2012
25 80 (16.77%) vSphere
25 80 (16.77%) Hyper-V
26 79 (16.56%) PowerShell
27 77 (16.14%) MCSE
28 73 (15.30%) Exchange Server 2010

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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
1 139 (29.14%) MS Exchange
2 93 (19.50%) IIS
3 73 (15.30%) Exchange Server 2010
4 55 (11.53%) Apache
5 49 (10.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 48 (10.06%) Exchange Server 2007
7 43 (9.01%) Lotus Domino
8 38 (7.97%) SharePoint
8 38 (7.97%) Lync
9 34 (7.13%) Exchange Server 2003
10 24 (5.03%) CMS
11 23 (4.82%) Tomcat
12 22 (4.61%) SharePoint Server
13 13 (2.73%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 10 (2.10%) IBM Notes
15 8 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2013
16 5 (1.05%) WebLogic
16 5 (1.05%) OpenStack
17 3 (0.63%) Office Communications Server
17 3 (0.63%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 157 (32.91%) MS Excel
2 69 (14.47%) MS Office
3 8 (1.68%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.84%) PowerPivot
4 4 (0.84%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.21%) S-PLUS
5 1 (0.21%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (2.10%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (1.05%) Magento
3 3 (0.63%) Oracle CRM
4 2 (0.42%) Google Analytics
4 2 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.21%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 46 (9.64%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (6.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 26 (5.45%) Office 365
4 12 (2.52%) SaaS
5 7 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (1.26%) PaaS
7 2 (0.42%) IBM SmartCloud
7 2 (0.42%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.21%) Google App Engine
8 1 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 310 (64.99%) DHCP
2 192 (40.25%) Firewall
3 166 (34.80%) TCP/IP
4 127 (26.62%) SAN
5 125 (26.21%) WAN
6 124 (26.00%) VPN
7 114 (23.90%) LAN
8 55 (11.53%) HTTP
9 48 (10.06%) Wi-Fi
10 45 (9.43%) Internet
11 39 (8.18%) FTP
12 38 (7.97%) VoIP
13 30 (6.29%) MPLS
14 29 (6.08%) LDAP
15 27 (5.66%) VLAN
16 23 (4.82%) NAS
17 22 (4.61%) iSCSI
18 21 (4.40%) OSPF
19 20 (4.19%) BGP
19 20 (4.19%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (15.09%) SQL Server
2 37 (7.76%) MySQL
3 28 (5.87%) SQL Server 2008
4 20 (4.19%) PostgreSQL
5 19 (3.98%) Oracle Database
6 13 (2.73%) SQL Server 2005
7 11 (2.31%) NoSQL
8 6 (1.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (0.84%) Relational Database
9 4 (0.84%) SQL Server 2000
9 4 (0.84%) PerformancePoint
10 3 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.42%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.42%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.42%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.21%) DB2
12 1 (0.21%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 5 (1.05%) Subversion
1 5 (1.05%) JIRA
1 5 (1.05%) Bugzilla
2 3 (0.63%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.42%) Ant
3 2 (0.42%) JUnit
3 2 (0.42%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.42%) Maven
4 1 (0.21%) Hudson
General
1 83 (17.40%) Finance
2 26 (5.45%) Back Office
2 26 (5.45%) Retail
3 25 (5.24%) Telecoms
4 17 (3.56%) Games
5 13 (2.73%) Online Betting
6 12 (2.52%) Manufacturing
7 10 (2.10%) Pharmaceutical
8 8 (1.68%) Banking
9 5 (1.05%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.84%) Legal
11 3 (0.63%) Marketing
12 2 (0.42%) Advertising
12 2 (0.42%) Publishing
12 2 (0.42%) Automotive
12 2 (0.42%) Local Government
13 1 (0.21%) Billing
Job Titles
1 74 (15.51%) Support Engineer
2 73 (15.30%) Administrator
3 69 (14.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 68 (14.26%) Analyst
5 60 (12.58%) Systems Administrator
6 56 (11.74%) Network Engineer
7 55 (11.53%) 3rd Line Support
8 42 (8.81%) Support Analyst
9 36 (7.55%) Linux Administrator
9 36 (7.55%) Network Support
10 35 (7.34%) Systems Engineer
11 34 (7.13%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 33 (6.92%) Architect
13 27 (5.66%) Web Engineer
13 27 (5.66%) Server Support
13 27 (5.66%) IT Support
14 26 (5.45%) Server Engineer
15 25 (5.24%) 2nd Line Support
16 23 (4.82%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
17 22 (4.61%) PC Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (10.27%) Web Services
2 21 (4.40%) .NET
3 19 (3.98%) COM
4 17 (3.56%) XML
5 15 (3.14%) JSON
6 7 (1.47%) LAMP
7 6 (1.26%) HTML
7 6 (1.26%) CSS
8 4 (0.84%) WSH
8 4 (0.84%) Middleware
9 3 (0.63%) jQuery
9 3 (0.63%) JSP
10 2 (0.42%) Sass
10 2 (0.42%) AngularJS
10 2 (0.42%) REST
10 2 (0.42%) Backbone.js
10 2 (0.42%) HTML5
10 2 (0.42%) SOAP
10 2 (0.42%) EDI
10 2 (0.42%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 53 (11.11%) Blackberry
2 34 (7.13%) SecurID
3 32 (6.71%) PKI
4 27 (5.66%) Replication
5 18 (3.77%) Mathematics
6 16 (3.35%) Online Games
7 15 (3.14%) Clustering
7 15 (3.14%) Client/Server
7 15 (3.14%) Analytical Skills
8 13 (2.73%) Computer Science
9 11 (2.31%) Fat Client
9 11 (2.31%) Thin Client
10 10 (2.10%) Firmware
11 7 (1.47%) CLARiiON
11 7 (1.47%) Management Information System
11 7 (1.47%) FlexPod
12 6 (1.26%) Handset
13 5 (1.05%) Streaming Media
13 5 (1.05%) Open Source
13 5 (1.05%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 343 (71.91%) Windows
2 185 (38.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 146 (30.61%) Linux
4 134 (28.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 82 (17.19%) Windows Server 2012
6 71 (14.88%) Windows 7
7 59 (12.37%) UNIX
8 53 (11.11%) Windows XP
9 43 (9.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 42 (8.81%) Android
11 38 (7.97%) VMS
12 37 (7.76%) Windows Phone
13 36 (7.55%) Windows Phone 8
14 31 (6.50%) CentOS
15 30 (6.29%) Windows Vista
15 30 (6.29%) Windows 8
16 15 (3.14%) Ubuntu
17 12 (2.52%) Solaris
18 8 (1.68%) Windows 2000 Server
19 7 (1.47%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (21.17%) ITIL
2 66 (13.84%) E-Commerce
3 38 (7.97%) Agile Software Development
4 36 (7.55%) Performance Tuning
5 33 (6.92%) Service Delivery
6 30 (6.29%) Disaster Recovery
7 27 (5.66%) DevOps
8 26 (5.45%) Network Load Balancing
9 24 (5.03%) Database Security
9 24 (5.03%) Migration
9 24 (5.03%) Load Balancing
9 24 (5.03%) Time Management
10 22 (4.61%) Mentoring
11 19 (3.98%) ERP
12 17 (3.56%) Coaching
13 16 (3.35%) Network Design
14 15 (3.14%) Service Management
15 14 (2.94%) Kalman Filter
15 14 (2.94%) Data Analysis
16 13 (2.73%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 119 (24.95%) SQL
2 79 (16.56%) PowerShell
3 32 (6.71%) Perl
4 28 (5.87%) Java
5 26 (5.45%) Shell Script
6 23 (4.82%) PHP
7 22 (4.61%) Bash Shell
8 17 (3.56%) C
8 17 (3.56%) Python
9 14 (2.94%) T-SQL
10 13 (2.73%) VB.NET
11 11 (2.31%) VBScript
12 9 (1.89%) C#
13 7 (1.47%) JavaScript
14 6 (1.26%) Ruby
15 3 (0.63%) Korn
15 3 (0.63%) Bourne shell
15 3 (0.63%) C-shell
16 2 (0.42%) VBA
16 2 (0.42%) C++
Qualifications
1 106 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 77 (16.14%) MCSE
3 63 (13.21%) Cisco Certification
4 44 (9.22%) CCNP
5 42 (8.81%) Degree
6 37 (7.76%) CCNA
7 29 (6.08%) MCP
8 28 (5.87%) MCSA
9 26 (5.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 18 (3.77%) MCITP
11 16 (3.35%) RHCE
12 15 (3.14%) CCIP
13 13 (2.73%) OCP
13 13 (2.73%) Oracle Certification
14 12 (2.52%) ITIL Certification
15 11 (2.31%) Citrix Certification
16 10 (2.10%) CCA
17 9 (1.89%) CCSP
17 9 (1.89%) VCP5
18 7 (1.47%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (9.64%) SLA
2 9 (1.89%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.84%) QA
4 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 235 (49.27%) Active Directory
2 122 (25.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 80 (16.77%) vSphere
3 80 (16.77%) Hyper-V
4 65 (13.63%) XenApp
5 48 (10.06%) VMware ESX
6 43 (9.01%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 30 (6.29%) Terminal Services
8 27 (5.66%) VMware ESXi
9 25 (5.24%) XenDesktop
10 16 (3.35%) NFS
11 15 (3.14%) Oracle RMAN
12 13 (2.73%) Microsoft App-V
12 13 (2.73%) XenServer
13 12 (2.52%) Forefront TMG
14 11 (2.31%) ISA Server
15 10 (2.10%) KVM
16 8 (1.68%) UAG
17 6 (1.26%) VMware Workstation
18 5 (1.05%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 64 (13.42%) Backup Exec
2 45 (9.43%) SCCM
2 45 (9.43%) SCOM
3 33 (6.92%) McAfee ePO
4 22 (4.61%) EMC NetWorker
5 21 (4.40%) Puppet
6 17 (3.56%) Opscode Chef
7 15 (3.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 11 (2.31%) HP SIM
9 7 (1.47%) Norton AntiVirus
9 7 (1.47%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 5 (1.05%) WSUS
10 5 (1.05%) MOM
11 4 (0.84%) SCDPM
11 4 (0.84%) OpenView
11 4 (0.84%) BMC PATROL
11 4 (0.84%) NetBackup
12 3 (0.63%) Cacti
12 3 (0.63%) FortiGate
12 3 (0.63%) Ansible
Vendors
1 226 (47.38%) Microsoft
2 218 (45.70%) VMware
3 122 (25.58%) Citrix
4 121 (25.37%) Cisco
5 64 (13.42%) Red Hat
6 63 (13.21%) Symantec
7 50 (10.48%) HP
8 46 (9.64%) Oracle
9 44 (9.22%) Lotus
10 43 (9.01%) McAfee
11 33 (6.92%) Clearswift
12 27 (5.66%) EMC
13 26 (5.45%) CheckPoint
13 26 (5.45%) NetApp
14 25 (5.24%) Dell
15 16 (3.35%) SolarWinds
16 15 (3.14%) SAP
17 14 (2.94%) IBM
17 14 (2.94%) Juniper
18 13 (2.73%) F5
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