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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 66 86 90
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +4
Permanent jobs citing DNS 300 259 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 3.88% 3.14% 3.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 19.54% 15.92% 14.94%
Number of salaries quoted 189 227 200
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £36,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+1.36% -1.35%
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
1535 1627 1667
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 19.85% 19.70% 20.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1143 1280 1323
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,007 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 +19 127 £41,000 -18.00% 10
Essex +34 69 £39,500 -7.05% 1
Cambridgeshire +31 52 £38,500 -8.33% 9
Bedfordshire -25 27 £45,000 +28.57% 5
Suffolk -1 19 £27,500 -31.25% 1
Norfolk -12 6 £28,500 +11.76% 1
DNS
England

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 July 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.

1 400 (74.63%) Windows
2 365 (68.10%) DHCP
3 331 (61.75%) Active Directory
4 323 (60.26%) Microsoft
5 276 (51.49%) VMware
6 210 (39.18%) VMware Infrastructure
7 203 (37.87%) Firewall
7 203 (37.87%) MS Exchange
8 194 (36.19%) Windows Server 2008
9 184 (34.33%) ITIL
10 174 (32.46%) Linux
10 174 (32.46%) Citrix
11 149 (27.80%) TCP/IP
12 143 (26.68%) MS Excel
13 140 (26.12%) Windows Server 2003
14 134 (25.00%) SQL
14 134 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
15 129 (24.07%) Cisco
16 127 (23.69%) SQL Server
17 116 (21.64%) Exchange Server 2010
18 110 (20.52%) SAN
19 109 (20.34%) VPN
20 106 (19.78%) Hyper-V
21 89 (16.60%) PowerShell
21 89 (16.60%) IIS
22 86 (16.04%) SLA
23 81 (15.11%) Office 365
23 81 (15.11%) vSphere
24 77 (14.37%) VMware ESX
25 76 (14.18%) WAN

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

For the 6 months to 1 July 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
1 203 (37.87%) MS Exchange
2 116 (21.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 89 (16.60%) IIS
4 75 (13.99%) Exchange Server 2007
5 70 (13.06%) Apache
6 64 (11.94%) Exchange Server 2003
7 43 (8.02%) Tomcat
8 39 (7.28%) Exchange Server 2013
9 33 (6.16%) SharePoint
10 30 (5.60%) Lync
11 26 (4.85%) CMS
12 18 (3.36%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 17 (3.17%) OpenStack
14 16 (2.99%) JBoss
15 13 (2.43%) WebLogic
15 13 (2.43%) WebSphere
15 13 (2.43%) GlassFish
16 12 (2.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 11 (2.05%) nginx
18 10 (1.87%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 143 (26.68%) MS Excel
2 75 (13.99%) MS Office
3 2 (0.37%) S-PLUS
4 1 (0.19%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (0.93%) Tridion
2 3 (0.56%) Magento
3 2 (0.37%) Line 50
4 1 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.19%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 81 (15.11%) Office 365
2 64 (11.94%) Amazon AWS
3 44 (8.21%) Microsoft Azure
4 31 (5.78%) Cloud Computing
5 13 (2.43%) IBM SmartCloud
5 13 (2.43%) AWS CloudFormation
6 9 (1.68%) PaaS
7 5 (0.93%) SaaS
8 4 (0.75%) IaaS
9 3 (0.56%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.19%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.19%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.19%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 365 (68.10%) DHCP
2 203 (37.87%) Firewall
3 149 (27.80%) TCP/IP
4 110 (20.52%) SAN
5 109 (20.34%) VPN
6 76 (14.18%) WAN
7 67 (12.50%) LAN
8 59 (11.01%) LDAP
9 58 (10.82%) SMTP
10 55 (10.26%) VLAN
11 44 (8.21%) SSL
11 44 (8.21%) Internet
12 38 (7.09%) HTTP
13 33 (6.16%) NAS
14 28 (5.22%) VoIP
15 27 (5.04%) Wi-Fi
16 26 (4.85%) IP Telephony
17 25 (4.66%) Network Security
18 23 (4.29%) FTP
19 20 (3.73%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (23.69%) SQL Server
2 66 (12.31%) MySQL
3 45 (8.40%) SQL Server 2008
4 26 (4.85%) SQL Server 2000
5 19 (3.54%) PostgreSQL
6 17 (3.17%) Relational Database
7 9 (1.68%) MariaDB
8 7 (1.31%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.37%) Big Data
10 2 (0.37%) dBASE
10 2 (0.37%) Crystal Reports
10 2 (0.37%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.19%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 34 (6.34%) Subversion
2 13 (2.43%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.37%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.37%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.19%) Bugzilla
4 1 (0.19%) JIRA
4 1 (0.19%) TestLink
General
1 63 (11.75%) Finance
2 41 (7.65%) Telecoms
3 27 (5.04%) Games
4 18 (3.36%) Marketing
4 18 (3.36%) Online Betting
5 15 (2.80%) Advertising
6 9 (1.68%) Electronics
7 8 (1.49%) Retail
8 6 (1.12%) Back Office
9 4 (0.75%) Publishing
10 3 (0.56%) Banking
10 3 (0.56%) Legal
10 3 (0.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 87 (16.23%) Administrator
2 75 (13.99%) Support Engineer
3 67 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
4 58 (10.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 57 (10.63%) Analyst
6 52 (9.70%) Linux Administrator
7 43 (8.02%) Systems Engineer
8 36 (6.72%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 35 (6.53%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 35 (6.53%) 3rd Line Support
9 35 (6.53%) Support Analyst
10 29 (5.41%) Infrastructure Specialist
11 24 (4.48%) IT Support
12 22 (4.10%) Network Engineer
12 22 (4.10%) Consultant
12 22 (4.10%) 2nd Line Support
12 22 (4.10%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
13 18 (3.36%) Senior Linux Administrator
13 18 (3.36%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
13 18 (3.36%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (6.34%) Web Services
2 19 (3.54%) .NET
3 15 (2.80%) ASP.NET
3 15 (2.80%) .NET Framework
4 12 (2.24%) HTML
5 11 (2.05%) SAML
5 11 (2.05%) Classic ASP
6 10 (1.87%) CSS
7 4 (0.75%) LAMP
8 3 (0.56%) Alternative PHP Cache
9 2 (0.37%) WCF
9 2 (0.37%) LINQ
9 2 (0.37%) jQuery
9 2 (0.37%) ASP.NET 2.0
9 2 (0.37%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (0.37%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 2 (0.37%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (0.37%) Ajax
9 2 (0.37%) COM
9 2 (0.37%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 69 (12.87%) Data Centre
2 68 (12.69%) Blackberry
3 61 (11.38%) Clustering
4 49 (9.14%) Analytical Skills
5 39 (7.28%) Replication
6 31 (5.78%) CMDB
7 29 (5.41%) Thin Client
7 29 (5.41%) Fat Client
8 25 (4.66%) Management Information System
9 18 (3.36%) Online Games
10 14 (2.61%) Hybrid Cloud
10 14 (2.61%) Handset
11 11 (2.05%) Mathematics
11 11 (2.05%) SecurID
12 8 (1.49%) User Experience
13 7 (1.31%) PKI
13 7 (1.31%) Telematics
14 6 (1.12%) iPhone
15 5 (0.93%) Video Conferencing
15 5 (0.93%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 400 (74.63%) Windows
2 194 (36.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 174 (32.46%) Linux
4 140 (26.12%) Windows Server 2003
5 134 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 72 (13.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 68 (12.69%) Windows 7
8 55 (10.26%) Windows XP
9 52 (9.70%) Windows 8
10 49 (9.14%) UNIX
11 43 (8.02%) CentOS
12 42 (7.84%) Windows 2000
13 34 (6.34%) Debian
14 15 (2.80%) Mac OS X
15 14 (2.61%) Windows Vista
16 8 (1.49%) Ubuntu
17 5 (0.93%) Android
17 5 (0.93%) Mac OS
18 4 (0.75%) Windows 2000 Server
19 2 (0.37%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 184 (34.33%) ITIL
2 72 (13.43%) Disaster Recovery
3 70 (13.06%) Change Management
4 47 (8.77%) Project Management
5 37 (6.90%) Service Delivery
6 36 (6.72%) Mentoring
7 35 (6.53%) Load Balancing
8 33 (6.16%) Security Patching
9 30 (5.60%) DevOps
9 30 (5.60%) Information Security
10 28 (5.22%) E-Commerce
10 28 (5.22%) Time Management
11 21 (3.92%) Configuration Management
12 20 (3.73%) Performance Tuning
13 17 (3.17%) Capacity Planning
13 17 (3.17%) Migration
13 17 (3.17%) Continuous Delivery
14 16 (2.99%) Digital Marketing
15 13 (2.43%) Network Load Balancing
15 13 (2.43%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 134 (25.00%) SQL
2 89 (16.60%) PowerShell
3 66 (12.31%) Perl
4 30 (5.60%) Bash Shell
5 29 (5.41%) VBScript
6 28 (5.22%) Java
7 25 (4.66%) Python
8 17 (3.17%) C
9 13 (2.43%) C#
9 13 (2.43%) Shell Script
9 13 (2.43%) Korn
10 9 (1.68%) PHP
10 9 (1.68%) VB
11 5 (0.93%) VBA
12 2 (0.37%) R
12 2 (0.37%) JavaScript
13 1 (0.19%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.19%) Tcl
13 1 (0.19%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 65 (12.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 40 (7.46%) MCSE
3 37 (6.90%) MCP
3 37 (6.90%) Degree
4 34 (6.34%) Cisco Certification
5 30 (5.60%) CCNA
6 24 (4.48%) MCSA
7 22 (4.10%) ITIL Certification
8 21 (3.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 14 (2.61%) CCNP
10 12 (2.24%) SC Cleared
10 12 (2.24%) Security Cleared
11 10 (1.87%) Citrix Certification
12 6 (1.12%) MCTS
12 6 (1.12%) MCITP
13 5 (0.93%) CISSP
13 5 (0.93%) CCA
13 5 (0.93%) CCIE
13 5 (0.93%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 2 (0.37%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (16.04%) SLA
2 5 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.56%) QA
3 3 (0.56%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 331 (61.75%) Active Directory
2 210 (39.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 106 (19.78%) Hyper-V
4 81 (15.11%) vSphere
5 77 (14.37%) VMware ESX
6 65 (12.13%) XenApp
7 46 (8.58%) XenDesktop
8 41 (7.65%) Terminal Services
9 39 (7.28%) vCloud
10 36 (6.72%) VMware ESXi
11 30 (5.60%) iptables
11 30 (5.60%) NFS
11 30 (5.60%) Samba
12 23 (4.29%) XenServer
13 15 (2.80%) Postfix
14 14 (2.61%) VMware Workstation
15 11 (2.05%) Xen
15 11 (2.05%) Varnish
16 10 (1.87%) qmail
17 8 (1.49%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 61 (11.38%) Backup Exec
2 50 (9.33%) SCCM
3 32 (5.97%) SCOM
4 31 (5.78%) Norton AntiVirus
5 26 (4.85%) NetBackup
6 20 (3.73%) Puppet
6 20 (3.73%) Opscode Chef
7 17 (3.17%) WSUS
8 15 (2.80%) Ansible
9 10 (1.87%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 8 (1.49%) systemd
10 8 (1.49%) HAProxy
10 8 (1.49%) Nagios
11 4 (0.75%) Cacti
12 3 (0.56%) cPanel
12 3 (0.56%) AirWatch
13 2 (0.37%) Salt
13 2 (0.37%) SCOrch
13 2 (0.37%) ARCserve
13 2 (0.37%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 323 (60.26%) Microsoft
2 276 (51.49%) VMware
3 174 (32.46%) Citrix
4 129 (24.07%) Cisco
5 75 (13.99%) HP
6 61 (11.38%) Red Hat
7 60 (11.19%) Symantec
8 48 (8.96%) Sophos
9 41 (7.65%) Apple
10 34 (6.34%) Dell
11 33 (6.16%) SolarWinds
12 32 (5.97%) Oracle
13 31 (5.78%) SonicWALL
14 30 (5.60%) Veritas
15 26 (4.85%) NetApp
16 23 (4.29%) F5
17 20 (3.73%) Juniper
18 19 (3.54%) IBM
19 17 (3.17%) CheckPoint
20 15 (2.80%) Fujitsu
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Imperative People
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + bonus & full bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Training
Posted: 6 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Brentwood, Essex
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + On Call + Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Royston, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Training
Posted: Yesterday
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus (up to 10K)
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £39000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: Yesterday
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + exciting company
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
NAK Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30k - £35k plus package
Posted: 6 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Talent International
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £20k to £28k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hemel Hempstead
Artemis IT Recruitment
Salary: Up to £45000
Posted: 7 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds
Blue Town Online
Salary: £35662 - £41140 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Watford
Talent Spa
Salary: Competitive Salary and great bonuses
Posted: 14 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
FirstPort
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago