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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 76 80 80
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Permanent jobs citing DNS 263 286 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 3.52% 3.39% 3.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.14% 16.57% 16.22%
Number of salaries quoted 154 251 242
Average salary £39,750 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.40% -5.33%
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
1534 1726 1751
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.54% 20.43% 21.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1138 1316 1406
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +30 123 £45,000 -2.17% 9
Essex +36 70 £40,000 -11.11% 6
Cambridgeshire +16 38 £38,500 +6.20% 10
Suffolk -5 19 £27,500 -26.66%
Bedfordshire -41 13 £47,500 +35.71% 5
DNS
England

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 359 (72.82%) Windows
2 345 (69.98%) DHCP
3 307 (62.27%) Active Directory
4 294 (59.63%) Microsoft
5 252 (51.12%) VMware
6 187 (37.93%) MS Exchange
7 182 (36.92%) Firewall
8 180 (36.51%) VMware Infrastructure
9 175 (35.50%) Windows Server 2008
10 159 (32.25%) Citrix
11 150 (30.43%) Linux
12 149 (30.22%) ITIL
13 139 (28.19%) SQL
14 123 (24.95%) Cisco
15 122 (24.75%) TCP/IP
15 122 (24.75%) SQL Server
16 117 (23.73%) Windows Server 2003
17 115 (23.33%) MS Excel
18 113 (22.92%) Exchange Server 2010
19 112 (22.72%) SAN
20 110 (22.31%) Windows Server 2012
21 109 (22.11%) Hyper-V
22 88 (17.85%) VPN
23 86 (17.44%) IIS
24 85 (17.24%) HP
25 80 (16.23%) vSphere
26 73 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2007
27 71 (14.40%) SLA
28 69 (14.00%) VMware ESX
28 69 (14.00%) Clustering

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

For the 6 months to 26 May 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
1 187 (37.93%) MS Exchange
2 113 (22.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 86 (17.44%) IIS
4 73 (14.81%) Exchange Server 2007
5 62 (12.58%) Exchange Server 2003
6 58 (11.76%) Apache
7 41 (8.32%) SharePoint
8 35 (7.10%) Tomcat
9 33 (6.69%) Exchange Server 2013
10 22 (4.46%) CMS
11 21 (4.26%) Lync
12 17 (3.45%) Oracle HTTP Server
13 16 (3.25%) OpenStack
14 13 (2.64%) JBoss
15 12 (2.43%) WebLogic
15 12 (2.43%) WebSphere
15 12 (2.43%) GlassFish
16 10 (2.03%) IBM Notes
17 8 (1.62%) nginx
18 6 (1.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 115 (23.33%) MS Excel
2 62 (12.58%) MS Office
3 2 (0.41%) S-PLUS
4 1 (0.20%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (0.81%) Tridion
2 3 (0.61%) Magento
3 2 (0.41%) Line 50
4 1 (0.20%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 53 (10.75%) Office 365
2 51 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
3 31 (6.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 21 (4.26%) Cloud Computing
5 12 (2.43%) IBM SmartCloud
5 12 (2.43%) AWS CloudFormation
6 5 (1.01%) SaaS
7 4 (0.81%) PaaS
7 4 (0.81%) IaaS
8 2 (0.41%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.20%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.20%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.20%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 345 (69.98%) DHCP
2 182 (36.92%) Firewall
3 122 (24.75%) TCP/IP
4 112 (22.72%) SAN
5 88 (17.85%) VPN
6 60 (12.17%) WAN
7 54 (10.95%) SMTP
8 51 (10.34%) LAN
9 50 (10.14%) LDAP
10 43 (8.72%) VLAN
11 38 (7.71%) Internet
12 33 (6.69%) HTTP
13 32 (6.49%) NAS
14 31 (6.29%) Network Security
15 29 (5.88%) SSL
16 28 (5.68%) FTP
17 22 (4.46%) IP Telephony
17 22 (4.46%) iSCSI
18 19 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
19 16 (3.25%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 122 (24.75%) SQL Server
2 64 (12.98%) MySQL
3 42 (8.52%) SQL Server 2008
4 30 (6.09%) SQL Server 2000
5 18 (3.65%) PostgreSQL
6 14 (2.84%) Relational Database
7 7 (1.42%) Crystal Reports
8 5 (1.01%) MariaDB
8 5 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (0.81%) QlikView
10 3 (0.61%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (0.41%) Data Mining
11 2 (0.41%) dBASE
11 2 (0.41%) Big Data
11 2 (0.41%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.20%) NoSQL
12 1 (0.20%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 23 (4.67%) Subversion
2 12 (2.43%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.41%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.20%) TestLink
4 1 (0.20%) JIRA
4 1 (0.20%) Bugzilla
General
1 59 (11.97%) Finance
2 34 (6.90%) Telecoms
3 24 (4.87%) Games
4 17 (3.45%) Online Betting
5 12 (2.43%) Advertising
5 12 (2.43%) Electronics
6 10 (2.03%) Marketing
7 8 (1.62%) Back Office
8 5 (1.01%) Retail
9 4 (0.81%) Publishing
9 4 (0.81%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.61%) Banking
10 3 (0.61%) Law
11 2 (0.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 90 (18.26%) Administrator
2 71 (14.40%) Systems Administrator
3 60 (12.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 60 (12.17%) Support Engineer
4 51 (10.34%) Analyst
5 49 (9.94%) Linux Administrator
6 36 (7.30%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 35 (7.10%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 30 (6.09%) 3rd Line Support
9 29 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
10 28 (5.68%) IT Support
11 27 (5.48%) Consultant
12 25 (5.07%) Support Analyst
13 23 (4.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
13 23 (4.67%) Network Engineer
14 21 (4.26%) Infrastructure Analyst
15 18 (3.65%) Senior Systems Administrator
15 18 (3.65%) Senior Linux Administrator
15 18 (3.65%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
16 17 (3.45%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (6.49%) Web Services
2 12 (2.43%) .NET
3 10 (2.03%) .NET Framework
4 8 (1.62%) ASP.NET
5 7 (1.42%) CSS
5 7 (1.42%) HTML
6 6 (1.22%) SAML
6 6 (1.22%) Classic ASP
7 4 (0.81%) XML
7 4 (0.81%) LAMP
8 3 (0.61%) Alternative PHP Cache
9 2 (0.41%) XSLT
9 2 (0.41%) JSON
9 2 (0.41%) LINQ
9 2 (0.41%) WCF
9 2 (0.41%) Ajax
9 2 (0.41%) ASP.NET 2.0
9 2 (0.41%) jQuery
9 2 (0.41%) ASP.NET MVC 3
9 2 (0.41%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 69 (14.00%) Clustering
2 68 (13.79%) Blackberry
3 62 (12.58%) Data Centre
4 33 (6.69%) Analytical Skills
5 26 (5.27%) CMDB
6 25 (5.07%) Fat Client
6 25 (5.07%) Thin Client
7 23 (4.67%) Replication
8 20 (4.06%) Management Information System
9 17 (3.45%) Online Games
10 10 (2.03%) Hybrid Cloud
11 9 (1.83%) iPad
12 8 (1.62%) PKI
12 8 (1.62%) Telematics
13 7 (1.42%) Video Conferencing
14 6 (1.22%) Handset
14 6 (1.22%) SecurID
14 6 (1.22%) User Experience
15 5 (1.01%) iPhone
15 5 (1.01%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 359 (72.82%) Windows
2 175 (35.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 150 (30.43%) Linux
4 117 (23.73%) Windows Server 2003
5 110 (22.31%) Windows Server 2012
6 69 (14.00%) Windows 7
7 53 (10.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 51 (10.34%) UNIX
9 47 (9.53%) Windows XP
10 42 (8.52%) Windows 2000
11 41 (8.32%) Windows 8
12 37 (7.51%) CentOS
13 34 (6.90%) Debian
14 11 (2.23%) Mac OS X
15 10 (2.03%) Ubuntu
16 8 (1.62%) Windows Vista
17 6 (1.22%) Windows 2000 Server
18 5 (1.01%) Android
18 5 (1.01%) Mac OS
19 4 (0.81%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (30.22%) ITIL
2 59 (11.97%) Disaster Recovery
3 51 (10.34%) Change Management
4 45 (9.13%) Project Management
5 36 (7.30%) Service Delivery
6 33 (6.69%) Load Balancing
7 29 (5.88%) Security Patching
8 24 (4.87%) Time Management
9 22 (4.46%) E-Commerce
10 21 (4.26%) DevOps
11 20 (4.06%) Mentoring
12 18 (3.65%) Migration
12 18 (3.65%) Information Security
13 16 (3.25%) Configuration Management
13 16 (3.25%) Continuous Delivery
14 13 (2.64%) Performance Tuning
15 12 (2.43%) Web Application Development
15 12 (2.43%) Capacity Planning
16 11 (2.23%) Server Building
16 11 (2.23%) Network Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 139 (28.19%) SQL
2 67 (13.59%) PowerShell
3 54 (10.95%) Perl
4 27 (5.48%) Bash Shell
5 22 (4.46%) Java
6 20 (4.06%) VBScript
7 14 (2.84%) Python
8 12 (2.43%) C
8 12 (2.43%) Korn
9 11 (2.23%) VB
10 9 (1.83%) Shell Script
11 8 (1.62%) C#
12 5 (1.01%) PHP
13 3 (0.61%) VBA
13 3 (0.61%) JavaScript
14 1 (0.20%) C-shell
14 1 (0.20%) R
14 1 (0.20%) Tcl
14 1 (0.20%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 54 (10.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 39 (7.91%) MCSE
3 38 (7.71%) MCP
4 24 (4.87%) Cisco Certification
4 24 (4.87%) CCNA
5 22 (4.46%) Degree
6 21 (4.26%) ITIL Certification
7 20 (4.06%) SC Cleared
7 20 (4.06%) Security Cleared
8 15 (3.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 14 (2.84%) MCSA
10 12 (2.43%) CCNP
11 8 (1.62%) MCITP
12 7 (1.42%) MCTS
13 4 (0.81%) CCA
13 4 (0.81%) Citrix Certification
13 4 (0.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 3 (0.61%) CCIE
15 2 (0.41%) CISSP
15 2 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (14.40%) SLA
2 5 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.61%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.61%) QA
3 3 (0.61%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 307 (62.27%) Active Directory
2 180 (36.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 109 (22.11%) Hyper-V
4 80 (16.23%) vSphere
5 69 (14.00%) VMware ESX
6 58 (11.76%) XenApp
7 46 (9.33%) XenDesktop
8 43 (8.72%) vCloud
9 30 (6.09%) NFS
9 30 (6.09%) Samba
9 30 (6.09%) iptables
10 27 (5.48%) VMware ESXi
11 22 (4.46%) Terminal Services
12 20 (4.06%) XenServer
13 12 (2.43%) Xen
14 10 (2.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 10 (2.03%) Postfix
15 8 (1.62%) Varnish
16 7 (1.42%) VMware Server
16 7 (1.42%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 65 (13.18%) Backup Exec
2 53 (10.75%) SCCM
3 38 (7.71%) SCOM
4 35 (7.10%) Norton AntiVirus
5 30 (6.09%) NetBackup
6 19 (3.85%) Puppet
7 16 (3.25%) WSUS
7 16 (3.25%) Opscode Chef
8 14 (2.84%) Ansible
9 11 (2.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 8 (1.62%) Nagios
11 6 (1.22%) ARCserve
12 5 (1.01%) systemd
12 5 (1.01%) HAProxy
12 5 (1.01%) Cacti
13 4 (0.81%) Cisco CUCM
14 3 (0.61%) cPanel
15 2 (0.41%) MIMEsweeper
15 2 (0.41%) MAILsweeper
15 2 (0.41%) CFEngine
Vendors
1 294 (59.63%) Microsoft
2 252 (51.12%) VMware
3 159 (32.25%) Citrix
4 123 (24.95%) Cisco
5 85 (17.24%) HP
6 67 (13.59%) Symantec
7 56 (11.36%) Sophos
8 53 (10.75%) Red Hat
9 36 (7.30%) Apple
10 34 (6.90%) Veritas
11 33 (6.69%) SonicWALL
12 32 (6.49%) Dell
12 32 (6.49%) Oracle
13 29 (5.88%) NetApp
13 29 (5.88%) SolarWinds
14 23 (4.67%) IBM
15 20 (4.06%) Juniper
15 20 (4.06%) F5
16 19 (3.85%) CheckPoint
17 12 (2.43%) EMC
Brentwood, Essex
IFDS
Posted: Yesterday
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + car + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM Group
Salary: car + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridgeshire
The One Group
Salary: £19k - 23k per year + Be
Posted: 4 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + On Call + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum £30-35k pa + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Unrivaled Package + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
TGS Geophysical Company UK Ltd.
Salary: Unspecified Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridgeshire County Council
Salary: £28455.00 - £38392.00 per annum + MB(New).1
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Hinxton near Cambridge, UK
EMBL
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
EMBL-EBI
Salary: Unspecified Grade 5, monthly salary starting at £2,387.20, UK income t
Posted: 8 days ago
Saffron Walden, Essex
EMBL-EBI
Salary: Unspecified Grade 5 or 6, monthly salary starting at £2,387.20, UK inc
Posted: 9 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
TGS
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 11 days ago
Wickford
Blue Town Online
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago