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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 81 88 73
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -15
Permanent jobs citing DNS 222 196 312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 3.10% 2.96% 3.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.52% 14.43% 17.81%
Number of salaries quoted 159 155 278
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.70% -1.33%
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
1430 1358 1752
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 19.96% 20.49% 20.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1134 1008 1437
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £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 28 January 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 28 January 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 -5 72 £47,500 +30.13% 5
Essex +15 60 £37,500 +15.38% 5
Cambridgeshire -1 46 £35,000 +16.66% 9
Suffolk +18 34 £35,000 -9.67% 3
Norfolk +8 13 £30,000 +50.00% 1
Bedfordshire -34 7 £36,250 -3.33% 1
DNS
England

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

1 319 (74.71%) Windows
2 265 (62.06%) DHCP
3 261 (61.12%) Active Directory
4 260 (60.89%) Microsoft
5 183 (42.86%) VMware
6 169 (39.58%) MS Exchange
7 154 (36.07%) Windows Server 2008
8 152 (35.60%) Firewall
9 124 (29.04%) MS Excel
10 122 (28.57%) TCP/IP
11 117 (27.40%) Linux
12 112 (26.23%) VMware Infrastructure
13 102 (23.89%) SQL
14 100 (23.42%) Cisco
15 99 (23.19%) Windows Server 2003
16 98 (22.95%) Exchange Server 2010
17 97 (22.72%) SAN
18 95 (22.25%) Citrix
19 92 (21.55%) VPN
20 91 (21.31%) SQL Server
21 90 (21.08%) Windows Server 2012
22 89 (20.84%) ITIL
23 82 (19.20%) Exchange Server 2007
24 73 (17.10%) vSphere
24 73 (17.10%) Symantec
25 72 (16.86%) PowerShell
26 71 (16.63%) IIS
27 66 (15.46%) Blackberry
27 66 (15.46%) Backup Exec
27 66 (15.46%) Hyper-V

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 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
1 169 (39.58%) MS Exchange
2 98 (22.95%) Exchange Server 2010
3 82 (19.20%) Exchange Server 2007
4 71 (16.63%) IIS
5 62 (14.52%) Exchange Server 2003
6 30 (7.03%) SharePoint
7 23 (5.39%) Lync
8 17 (3.98%) Apache
8 17 (3.98%) Tomcat
9 16 (3.75%) OpenStack
9 16 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2013
10 12 (2.81%) WebSphere
10 12 (2.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 11 (2.58%) GlassFish
11 11 (2.58%) JBoss
11 11 (2.58%) WebLogic
12 8 (1.87%) Lotus Domino
13 7 (1.64%) CMS
14 5 (1.17%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 4 (0.94%) iPlanet
Applications
1 124 (29.04%) MS Excel
2 41 (9.60%) MS Office
3 2 (0.47%) S-PLUS
4 1 (0.23%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.23%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.47%) Magento
2 1 (0.23%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.23%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 32 (7.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (6.79%) Amazon AWS
3 15 (3.51%) Office 365
4 11 (2.58%) IBM SmartCloud
5 7 (1.64%) SaaS
6 5 (1.17%) PaaS
6 5 (1.17%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.70%) IaaS
7 3 (0.70%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.47%) Google Compute Engine
8 2 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.47%) Google App Engine
8 2 (0.47%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 265 (62.06%) DHCP
2 152 (35.60%) Firewall
3 122 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 97 (22.72%) SAN
5 92 (21.55%) VPN
6 61 (14.29%) WAN
7 56 (13.11%) LAN
8 43 (10.07%) FTP
9 33 (7.73%) Internet
10 31 (7.26%) SMTP
11 28 (6.56%) MPLS
12 25 (5.85%) VLAN
13 23 (5.39%) iSCSI
13 23 (5.39%) HTTP
14 20 (4.68%) OSPF
14 20 (4.68%) NAS
15 19 (4.45%) BGP
15 19 (4.45%) VoIP
16 18 (4.22%) BIG-IP
17 17 (3.98%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (21.31%) SQL Server
2 33 (7.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (6.56%) SQL Server 2000
4 24 (5.62%) MySQL
5 15 (3.51%) NoSQL
6 14 (3.28%) Relational Database
7 6 (1.41%) Crystal Reports
8 5 (1.17%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (1.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (0.94%) Oracle Database
9 4 (0.94%) QlikView
10 2 (0.47%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.47%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (0.47%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.23%) MS Access
11 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (3.04%) Git (software)
2 11 (2.58%) Subversion
3 5 (1.17%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.47%) Bugzilla
4 2 (0.47%) JIRA
4 2 (0.47%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.47%) TestLink
General
1 49 (11.48%) Finance
2 16 (3.75%) Telecoms
3 15 (3.51%) Retail
3 15 (3.51%) Back Office
4 14 (3.28%) Manufacturing
5 9 (2.11%) Law
5 9 (2.11%) Games
6 6 (1.41%) Electronics
7 5 (1.17%) Online Betting
8 4 (0.94%) Marketing
8 4 (0.94%) Banking
8 4 (0.94%) Financial Institution
9 3 (0.70%) Legal
9 3 (0.70%) Billing
10 2 (0.47%) Local Government
11 1 (0.23%) Publishing
11 1 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 84 (19.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 67 (15.69%) Support Engineer
3 60 (14.05%) IT Support
4 46 (10.77%) Administrator
5 41 (9.60%) Analyst
6 40 (9.37%) Systems Administrator
7 34 (7.96%) Network Engineer
8 31 (7.26%) IT Support Engineer
9 30 (7.03%) Consultant
10 27 (6.32%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 25 (5.85%) Support Analyst
12 24 (5.62%) Linux Administrator
13 23 (5.39%) 3rd Line Support
14 21 (4.92%) Architect
14 21 (4.92%) Linux Systems Administrator
15 18 (4.22%) Web Engineer
16 16 (3.75%) Server Engineer
17 15 (3.51%) Support Assistant
17 15 (3.51%) IT Support Assistant
17 15 (3.51%) IT Assistant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (9.84%) Web Services
2 23 (5.39%) XML
3 19 (4.45%) JSON
4 11 (2.58%) .NET
5 8 (1.87%) COM
6 6 (1.41%) .NET Framework
7 5 (1.17%) jQuery
7 5 (1.17%) LAMP
7 5 (1.17%) CSS
7 5 (1.17%) HTML
8 3 (0.70%) X-Windows
9 2 (0.47%) XSLT
9 2 (0.47%) ASP.NET
9 2 (0.47%) Ajax
9 2 (0.47%) Ruby on Rails
9 2 (0.47%) WCF
9 2 (0.47%) ASP.NET 2.0
9 2 (0.47%) LINQ
9 2 (0.47%) REST
9 2 (0.47%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 66 (15.46%) Blackberry
2 51 (11.94%) Clustering
3 19 (4.45%) Replication
4 13 (3.04%) Video Conferencing
5 12 (2.81%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (2.58%) Management Information System
6 11 (2.58%) Mathematics
7 10 (2.34%) Open Source
7 10 (2.34%) iPad
8 9 (2.11%) Computer Science
8 9 (2.11%) PKI
9 7 (1.64%) SecurID
9 7 (1.64%) Enterprise Storage
10 6 (1.41%) User Experience
10 6 (1.41%) Client/Server
11 5 (1.17%) Thin Client
11 5 (1.17%) Handset
11 5 (1.17%) Hedge funds
11 5 (1.17%) iPhone
11 5 (1.17%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 319 (74.71%) Windows
2 154 (36.07%) Windows Server 2008
3 117 (27.40%) Linux
4 99 (23.19%) Windows Server 2003
5 90 (21.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 61 (14.29%) UNIX
7 49 (11.48%) Windows XP
7 49 (11.48%) Windows 7
8 47 (11.01%) Windows 8
9 34 (7.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 27 (6.32%) Windows 2000
11 19 (4.45%) CentOS
12 15 (3.51%) Solaris
13 13 (3.04%) Windows Vista
13 13 (3.04%) Windows 2000 Server
14 12 (2.81%) Android
15 11 (2.58%) VMS
16 8 (1.87%) Windows Phone
17 7 (1.64%) Windows Phone 8
17 7 (1.64%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (20.84%) ITIL
2 44 (10.30%) Disaster Recovery
3 36 (8.43%) E-Commerce
4 35 (8.20%) Service Delivery
5 27 (6.32%) Agile Software Development
6 24 (5.62%) Load Balancing
7 22 (5.15%) Service Management
8 21 (4.92%) Project Management
9 20 (4.68%) DevOps
10 16 (3.75%) Network Load Balancing
11 15 (3.51%) Migration
12 14 (3.28%) Business Continuity
12 14 (3.28%) Database Security
12 14 (3.28%) Performance Tuning
12 14 (3.28%) Kalman Filter
13 13 (3.04%) Configuration Management
13 13 (3.04%) Change Management
14 12 (2.81%) Information Security
14 12 (2.81%) Mentoring
15 11 (2.58%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 102 (23.89%) SQL
2 72 (16.86%) PowerShell
3 37 (8.67%) Perl
4 28 (6.56%) Bash Shell
5 19 (4.45%) Java
6 15 (3.51%) Python
6 15 (3.51%) Shell Script
7 13 (3.04%) C
8 12 (2.81%) PHP
8 12 (2.81%) Korn
9 8 (1.87%) JavaScript
10 6 (1.41%) C#
10 6 (1.41%) Ruby
11 5 (1.17%) VBScript
12 4 (0.94%) VB
13 2 (0.47%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.23%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.23%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 49 (11.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 35 (8.20%) MCSE
3 34 (7.96%) Degree
4 32 (7.49%) Cisco Certification
5 28 (6.56%) SC Cleared
5 28 (6.56%) Security Cleared
6 27 (6.32%) MCP
7 19 (4.45%) CCNA
7 19 (4.45%) ITIL Certification
8 15 (3.51%) CCNP
9 13 (3.04%) CCIE
10 10 (2.34%) JNCIE
11 9 (2.11%) MCITP
12 8 (1.87%) Sun Certification
13 7 (1.64%) CCIP
14 6 (1.41%) CCDP
15 5 (1.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 4 (0.94%) A+ Certification
17 3 (0.70%) MCTS
17 3 (0.70%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (8.67%) SLA
2 6 (1.41%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.70%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.47%) QA
System Software
1 261 (61.12%) Active Directory
2 112 (26.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 73 (17.10%) vSphere
4 66 (15.46%) Hyper-V
5 41 (9.60%) XenApp
5 41 (9.60%) vCloud
6 40 (9.37%) VMware ESX
7 27 (6.32%) XenDesktop
8 12 (2.81%) NFS
8 12 (2.81%) Terminal Services
9 11 (2.58%) VMware ESXi
10 9 (2.11%) Samba
10 9 (2.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 9 (2.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 8 (1.87%) Xen
11 8 (1.87%) Sendmail
12 7 (1.64%) Microsoft App-V
13 6 (1.41%) Forefront TMG
14 5 (1.17%) XenServer
14 5 (1.17%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 66 (15.46%) Backup Exec
2 38 (8.90%) SCOM
3 34 (7.96%) SCCM
4 29 (6.79%) Puppet
5 28 (6.56%) NetBackup
6 27 (6.32%) Norton AntiVirus
7 25 (5.85%) Opscode Chef
8 11 (2.58%) Ansible
9 9 (2.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 9 (2.11%) WSUS
10 6 (1.41%) McAfee ePO
11 5 (1.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 5 (1.17%) Cisco CUCM
11 5 (1.17%) FortiGate
12 4 (0.94%) CFEngine
12 4 (0.94%) ARCserve
12 4 (0.94%) Cacti
13 3 (0.70%) SCOrch
14 2 (0.47%) cPanel
14 2 (0.47%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 260 (60.89%) Microsoft
2 183 (42.86%) VMware
3 100 (23.42%) Cisco
4 95 (22.25%) Citrix
5 73 (17.10%) Symantec
6 62 (14.52%) HP
7 38 (8.90%) Sophos
8 37 (8.67%) Red Hat
9 29 (6.79%) Veritas
10 27 (6.32%) IBM
11 23 (5.39%) Oracle
11 23 (5.39%) Juniper
12 22 (5.15%) F5
13 20 (4.68%) NetApp
13 20 (4.68%) EMC
14 17 (3.98%) CheckPoint
14 17 (3.98%) SonicWALL
15 16 (3.75%) Dell
16 11 (2.58%) Apple
16 11 (2.58%) SolarWinds
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Posted: 12 hours ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + On Call + Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30k - 40k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Competitive salary with flexible benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leigh-On-Sea, Essex
Roc Search
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + 15% bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Pure Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £17,000-£18,000pa + bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus car allowance, bonus scheme etc
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Certification Training + Great Ben
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + bens
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Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
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Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
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