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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 120 81 76
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -5
Permanent jobs citing DNS 158 262 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.27% 3.44% 3.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.61% 16.45% 17.10%
Number of salaries quoted 136 153 261
Average salary £30,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.07% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,400 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +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
1253 1593 1807
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 17.97% 20.90% 21.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1034 1211 1403
Average salary £42,500 £43,900 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.18% +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 April 2016.

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 April 2016. 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 75 £26,500 -37.64% 4
Cambridgeshire +18 48 £45,000 +20.96% 10
Essex -24 32 £26,500 -32.91% 2
Suffolk +1 14 £32,500 +18.18% 2
Bedfordshire -4 8 £48,750 +18.18% 1
Norfolk +12 1 £25,000 -16.66% 2
DNS
England

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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.

1 283 (81.56%) Windows
2 209 (60.23%) DHCP
3 199 (57.35%) Windows Server
4 175 (50.43%) Firewall
5 173 (49.86%) Active Directory
6 168 (48.41%) TCP/IP
7 161 (46.40%) VMware
8 156 (44.96%) Linux
9 149 (42.94%) Microsoft
10 138 (39.77%) VMware Infrastructure
11 127 (36.60%) Cisco
12 120 (34.58%) VPN
13 117 (33.72%) MS Exchange
14 104 (29.97%) Windows Server 2008
15 102 (29.39%) SAN
16 89 (25.65%) SQL Server
17 88 (25.36%) WAN
17 88 (25.36%) MS Excel
18 86 (24.78%) LAN
19 85 (24.50%) Hyper-V
20 80 (23.05%) Exchange Server 2010
21 79 (22.77%) ITIL
22 78 (22.48%) Windows Server 2003
23 77 (22.19%) SQL
24 71 (20.46%) PowerShell
25 70 (20.17%) MS Office
26 69 (19.88%) HP
27 67 (19.31%) Replication
28 65 (18.73%) IIS
29 64 (18.44%) Apple

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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
1 117 (33.72%) MS Exchange
2 80 (23.05%) Exchange Server 2010
3 65 (18.73%) IIS
4 60 (17.29%) Exchange Server 2013
5 55 (15.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 44 (12.68%) Exchange Server 2007
7 38 (10.95%) Apache
8 37 (10.66%) Exchange Server 2003
9 17 (4.90%) Tomcat
10 14 (4.03%) SharePoint
10 14 (4.03%) Skype for Business
10 14 (4.03%) WebSphere
11 12 (3.46%) Apache ServiceMix
11 12 (3.46%) WebSphere Application Server
12 9 (2.59%) nginx
12 9 (2.59%) WordPress
13 5 (1.44%) JBoss
14 4 (1.15%) Joomla!
14 4 (1.15%) Moodle
14 4 (1.15%) WebLogic
Applications
1 88 (25.36%) MS Excel
2 70 (20.17%) MS Office
3 6 (1.73%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.29%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.29%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.15%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (1.15%) Magento
2 2 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.29%) Dynamics GP
3 1 (0.29%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 61 (17.58%) Office 365
2 40 (11.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (4.32%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (1.44%) Google Apps
5 4 (1.15%) IaaS
6 3 (0.86%) PaaS
6 3 (0.86%) SaaS
7 2 (0.58%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.58%) IBM SmartCloud
8 1 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.29%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.29%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.29%) GitHub
8 1 (0.29%) Google Analytics
8 1 (0.29%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 209 (60.23%) DHCP
2 175 (50.43%) Firewall
3 168 (48.41%) TCP/IP
4 120 (34.58%) VPN
5 102 (29.39%) SAN
6 88 (25.36%) WAN
7 86 (24.78%) LAN
8 54 (15.56%) SSL
9 50 (14.41%) NAS
10 48 (13.83%) VLAN
11 40 (11.53%) Wireless
12 38 (10.95%) HTTP
13 37 (10.66%) Internet
13 37 (10.66%) SMTP
14 32 (9.22%) IMAP
15 30 (8.65%) DMZ
16 29 (8.36%) VoIP
17 28 (8.07%) Network Security
18 24 (6.92%) OSPF
19 20 (5.76%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (25.65%) SQL Server
2 21 (6.05%) MySQL
3 20 (5.76%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (2.59%) SQL Server 2008
5 8 (2.31%) Oracle Reports
6 4 (1.15%) MongoDB
6 4 (1.15%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.58%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (0.58%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (0.58%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.29%) dBASE
8 1 (0.29%) MS Access
8 1 (0.29%) Navicat
8 1 (0.29%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.29%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.29%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.29%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 22 (6.34%) Visual Studio
2 9 (2.59%) Git (software)
2 9 (2.59%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (0.86%) Subversion
3 3 (0.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.29%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.29%) Maven
4 1 (0.29%) PhpStorm
4 1 (0.29%) Selenium
4 1 (0.29%) SonarQube
4 1 (0.29%) Toad
General
1 21 (6.05%) Finance
2 6 (1.73%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (1.73%) Telecoms
3 5 (1.44%) Retail
4 4 (1.15%) Manufacturing
5 3 (0.86%) Games
6 2 (0.58%) Banking
6 2 (0.58%) French Language
6 2 (0.58%) German Language
6 2 (0.58%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.29%) Advertising
7 1 (0.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 76 (21.90%) Support Engineer
2 47 (13.54%) Analyst
3 46 (13.26%) Systems Engineer
4 41 (11.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 40 (11.53%) IT Engineer
6 39 (11.24%) IT Support
7 35 (10.09%) Administrator
8 33 (9.51%) Systems Administrator
9 32 (9.22%) Network Engineer
10 31 (8.93%) IT Support Engineer
11 30 (8.65%) 3rd Line Support
12 29 (8.36%) Senior Support Engineer
13 26 (7.49%) 2nd Line Engineer
14 24 (6.92%) 3rd Line Engineer
15 23 (6.63%) Senior Analyst
15 23 (6.63%) Systems Support
16 22 (6.34%) Graduate
16 22 (6.34%) Graduate Systems Engineer
16 22 (6.34%) Systems Support Engineer
16 22 (6.34%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (8.65%) Web Services
2 27 (7.78%) MAPI
3 18 (5.19%) LAMP
4 12 (3.46%) HTML
4 12 (3.46%) WebSphere MQ
5 11 (3.17%) .NET
6 9 (2.59%) CSS
7 6 (1.73%) Django
7 6 (1.73%) HTML5
7 6 (1.73%) JSON
7 6 (1.73%) Regular Expression
8 5 (1.44%) CSS3
8 5 (1.44%) jQuery
8 5 (1.44%) LEMP Stack
8 5 (1.44%) XML
9 4 (1.15%) Alternative PHP Cache
9 4 (1.15%) Laravel
9 4 (1.15%) LESS
9 4 (1.15%) Symfony
9 4 (1.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 67 (19.31%) Replication
2 58 (16.71%) Blackberry
3 44 (12.68%) Data Centre
4 30 (8.65%) Analytical Skills
5 28 (8.07%) PKI
6 27 (7.78%) Hybrid Cloud
6 27 (7.78%) iPhone
6 27 (7.78%) PDA
7 24 (6.92%) Clustering
8 18 (5.19%) Fat Client
8 18 (5.19%) Thin Client
9 17 (4.90%) EqualLogic
10 12 (3.46%) Client/Server
10 12 (3.46%) Driving Licence
11 9 (2.59%) HP StoreVirtual
12 8 (2.31%) User Experience
13 7 (2.02%) AS400
13 7 (2.02%) Enterprise Software
13 7 (2.02%) Video Conferencing
14 6 (1.73%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 283 (81.56%) Windows
2 199 (57.35%) Windows Server
3 156 (44.96%) Linux
4 104 (29.97%) Windows Server 2008
5 78 (22.48%) Windows Server 2003
6 63 (18.16%) Windows 7
7 62 (17.87%) Windows Server 2012
8 46 (13.26%) Windows 8
9 42 (12.10%) Windows XP
10 33 (9.51%) Windows 10
11 30 (8.65%) Unix
12 28 (8.07%) Android
12 28 (8.07%) Windows Vista
13 17 (4.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 7 (2.02%) CentOS
15 6 (1.73%) Ubuntu
16 5 (1.44%) Debian
16 5 (1.44%) Solaris
17 3 (0.86%) Mac OS
18 2 (0.58%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (22.77%) ITIL
2 39 (11.24%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (10.37%) Disaster Recovery
4 31 (8.93%) Web Operations
5 30 (8.65%) Load Balancing
6 26 (7.49%) Time Management
7 24 (6.92%) Server Building
7 24 (6.92%) Vulnerability Scanning
8 21 (6.05%) Mentoring
9 20 (5.76%) Network Design
9 20 (5.76%) Problem Management
9 20 (5.76%) Software Engineering
10 19 (5.48%) DevOps
11 18 (5.19%) High Availability
12 15 (4.32%) Network Management
12 15 (4.32%) Project Management
12 15 (4.32%) Security Testing
13 14 (4.03%) Scrum
14 12 (3.46%) Change Management
14 12 (3.46%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 77 (22.19%) SQL
2 71 (20.46%) PowerShell
3 36 (10.37%) Bash Shell
4 32 (9.22%) Perl
5 24 (6.92%) Python
6 23 (6.63%) PHP
7 19 (5.48%) Java
8 18 (5.19%) Shell Script
9 11 (3.17%) JavaScript
10 10 (2.88%) VBA
11 7 (2.02%) C
12 6 (1.73%) VBScript
13 5 (1.44%) C++
14 4 (1.15%) Bourne shell
14 4 (1.15%) C-shell
15 3 (0.86%) C#
16 2 (0.58%) Korn
16 2 (0.58%) Ruby
16 2 (0.58%) Tcl
17 1 (0.29%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 48 (13.83%) Degree
2 32 (9.22%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (9.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 28 (8.07%) CCNP
4 24 (6.92%) MCSE
5 21 (6.05%) ITIL Certification
6 16 (4.61%) MCP
6 16 (4.61%) MCSA
7 15 (4.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 12 (3.46%) CCNA
9 6 (1.73%) CCIE
9 6 (1.73%) CISSP
10 4 (1.15%) A+ Certification
11 3 (0.86%) MCITP
11 3 (0.86%) Network+ Certification
11 3 (0.86%) SC Cleared
11 3 (0.86%) Security Cleared
12 2 (0.58%) CCIP
12 2 (0.58%) CCSP
12 2 (0.58%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (16.71%) SLA
2 7 (2.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.73%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.86%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.58%) QA
System Software
1 173 (49.86%) Active Directory
2 138 (39.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 85 (24.50%) Hyper-V
4 53 (15.27%) vSphere
5 26 (7.49%) NFS
6 24 (6.92%) Terminal Services
6 24 (6.92%) VMware ESXi
7 17 (4.90%) Sendmail
7 17 (4.90%) XenApp
8 13 (3.75%) Postfix
8 13 (3.75%) Xen
9 12 (3.46%) qmail
10 7 (2.02%) VMware ESX
10 7 (2.02%) VMware Server
10 7 (2.02%) XenDesktop
11 6 (1.73%) iptables
12 5 (1.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 4 (1.15%) Docker
13 4 (1.15%) Varnish
14 3 (0.86%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 32 (9.22%) Backup Exec
2 12 (3.46%) Plesk
3 9 (2.59%) Nmap
4 7 (2.02%) Puppet
5 6 (1.73%) Nessus
5 6 (1.73%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (1.44%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 5 (1.44%) Nagios
6 5 (1.44%) SCCM
7 4 (1.15%) Cacti
7 4 (1.15%) cPanel
7 4 (1.15%) Oracle ZFS
7 4 (1.15%) SCVMM
8 3 (0.86%) Cisco CUCM
8 3 (0.86%) Cisco UCCE
8 3 (0.86%) Cisco UCCX
8 3 (0.86%) WSUS
9 2 (0.58%) Ansible
9 2 (0.58%) SCOrch
10 1 (0.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 161 (46.40%) VMware
2 149 (42.94%) Microsoft
3 127 (36.60%) Cisco
4 69 (19.88%) HP
5 64 (18.44%) Apple
6 45 (12.97%) Citrix
7 37 (10.66%) CheckPoint
8 36 (10.37%) F5
9 32 (9.22%) Dell
10 30 (8.65%) SonicWALL
11 29 (8.36%) Draytek
12 27 (7.78%) Fujitsu
12 27 (7.78%) Veeam
13 25 (7.20%) Oracle
13 25 (7.20%) Red Hat
14 21 (6.05%) Riverbed
15 19 (5.48%) Avaya
16 18 (5.19%) 3PAR
17 17 (4.90%) IBM
18 8 (2.31%) Google
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Qualserv Consulting
Posted: Yesterday
Ipswich, Suffolk
Spring Technology
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £50k (DOE) + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Billericay, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum £30,000 - £35,000 +Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Tec Partners
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + Negotiable D.O.E
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40k-50k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Ongar, Essex
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Luton
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Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
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Cambridge
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Posted: 14 days ago
Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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Cambridge
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