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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 70 86 99
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +13
Permanent jobs citing DNS 286 247 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 3.78% 3.07% 2.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.40% 15.54% 12.88%
Number of salaries quoted 195 206 164
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.63% -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
1402 1589 1599
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 18.53% 19.78% 20.72%
Number of salaries quoted 1050 1297 1255
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 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 28 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 +20 114 £39,750 -19.69% 12
Essex +15 59 £39,000 +11.42% 2
Cambridgeshire +26 52 £38,500 -8.33% 8
Bedfordshire -10 36 £42,500 +26.86% 4
Suffolk -8 16 £27,500 -31.25%
Norfolk 0 9 £28,500 +26.66%
DNS
England

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 28 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.

1 419 (76.46%) Windows
2 378 (68.98%) DHCP
3 342 (62.41%) Active Directory
4 320 (58.39%) Microsoft
5 288 (52.55%) VMware
6 217 (39.60%) VMware Infrastructure
7 208 (37.96%) Firewall
8 195 (35.58%) MS Exchange
9 194 (35.40%) ITIL
10 193 (35.22%) Windows Server 2008
11 181 (33.03%) Citrix
12 175 (31.93%) Linux
13 172 (31.39%) TCP/IP
14 143 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
15 139 (25.36%) Cisco
15 139 (25.36%) MS Excel
16 138 (25.18%) Windows Server 2012
17 124 (22.63%) SQL
18 114 (20.80%) SQL Server
18 114 (20.80%) SAN
19 107 (19.53%) VPN
20 106 (19.34%) Exchange Server 2010
21 102 (18.61%) Hyper-V
22 100 (18.25%) PowerShell
23 95 (17.34%) SLA
24 90 (16.42%) Office 365
25 88 (16.06%) IIS
26 85 (15.51%) vSphere
27 82 (14.96%) Data Centre
28 80 (14.60%) MS Office

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

For the 6 months to 28 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
1 195 (35.58%) MS Exchange
2 106 (19.34%) Exchange Server 2010
3 88 (16.06%) IIS
4 72 (13.14%) Apache
5 67 (12.23%) Exchange Server 2007
6 59 (10.77%) Exchange Server 2003
7 44 (8.03%) Exchange Server 2013
8 42 (7.66%) Tomcat
9 29 (5.29%) SharePoint
9 29 (5.29%) Lync
10 26 (4.74%) CMS
11 18 (3.28%) Oracle HTTP Server
12 16 (2.92%) OpenStack
13 15 (2.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 14 (2.55%) nginx
14 14 (2.55%) JBoss
15 11 (2.01%) WebLogic
15 11 (2.01%) WebSphere
15 11 (2.01%) GlassFish
16 10 (1.82%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 139 (25.36%) MS Excel
2 80 (14.60%) MS Office
3 2 (0.36%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 5 (0.91%) Tridion
1 5 (0.91%) Magento
2 2 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (0.36%) Line 50
3 1 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 90 (16.42%) Office 365
2 66 (12.04%) Amazon AWS
3 47 (8.58%) Microsoft Azure
4 34 (6.20%) Cloud Computing
5 11 (2.01%) AWS CloudFormation
5 11 (2.01%) IBM SmartCloud
6 10 (1.82%) PaaS
7 5 (0.91%) IaaS
7 5 (0.91%) SaaS
8 3 (0.55%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.18%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.18%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.18%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 378 (68.98%) DHCP
2 208 (37.96%) Firewall
3 172 (31.39%) TCP/IP
4 114 (20.80%) SAN
5 107 (19.53%) VPN
6 78 (14.23%) WAN
7 72 (13.14%) LAN
8 59 (10.77%) LDAP
9 53 (9.67%) VLAN
10 52 (9.49%) SMTP
11 48 (8.76%) SSL
12 42 (7.66%) HTTP
13 38 (6.93%) NAS
14 37 (6.75%) Internet
15 31 (5.66%) VoIP
16 29 (5.29%) Wi-Fi
17 27 (4.93%) IP Telephony
18 23 (4.20%) Network Security
18 23 (4.20%) SNMP
19 22 (4.01%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 114 (20.80%) SQL Server
2 64 (11.68%) MySQL
3 42 (7.66%) SQL Server 2008
4 25 (4.56%) SQL Server 2000
5 19 (3.47%) PostgreSQL
6 13 (2.37%) Relational Database
7 9 (1.64%) MariaDB
8 8 (1.46%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (0.91%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (0.55%) Big Data
11 2 (0.36%) dBASE
11 2 (0.36%) Hadoop
11 2 (0.36%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (0.18%) Couchbase
12 1 (0.18%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 33 (6.02%) Subversion
2 12 (2.19%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.36%) JIRA
4 1 (0.18%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.18%) TestLink
4 1 (0.18%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.18%) Ant
4 1 (0.18%) MSI
4 1 (0.18%) Bugzilla
4 1 (0.18%) Hudson
4 1 (0.18%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.18%) Maven
General
1 61 (11.13%) Finance
2 43 (7.85%) Telecoms
3 28 (5.11%) Games
4 18 (3.28%) Online Betting
5 16 (2.92%) Marketing
5 16 (2.92%) Advertising
6 9 (1.64%) Publishing
7 8 (1.46%) Retail
8 6 (1.09%) Electronics
9 4 (0.73%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.55%) Legal
11 2 (0.36%) Banking
11 2 (0.36%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 90 (16.42%) Administrator
2 77 (14.05%) Support Engineer
3 72 (13.14%) Analyst
4 70 (12.77%) Systems Administrator
5 57 (10.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 55 (10.04%) Linux Administrator
7 44 (8.03%) Systems Engineer
8 41 (7.48%) Support Analyst
9 40 (7.30%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 35 (6.39%) 3rd Line Support
11 33 (6.02%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 29 (5.29%) Infrastructure Specialist
13 26 (4.74%) 2nd Line Support
14 24 (4.38%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
15 20 (3.65%) Infrastructure Analyst
15 20 (3.65%) IT Support
16 18 (3.28%) Network Engineer
16 18 (3.28%) Senior Linux Administrator
16 18 (3.28%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
16 18 (3.28%) Senior Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (6.57%) Web Services
2 14 (2.55%) .NET
3 13 (2.37%) ASP.NET
4 11 (2.01%) SAML
4 11 (2.01%) Classic ASP
4 11 (2.01%) .NET Framework
5 10 (1.82%) HTML
6 8 (1.46%) CSS
7 6 (1.09%) LAMP
8 5 (0.91%) Alternative PHP Cache
9 2 (0.36%) WebSockets
9 2 (0.36%) ISAPI
9 2 (0.36%) COM
10 1 (0.18%) Application Packaging
10 1 (0.18%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 82 (14.96%) Data Centre
2 59 (10.77%) Clustering
2 59 (10.77%) Analytical Skills
3 55 (10.04%) Blackberry
4 47 (8.58%) Replication
5 36 (6.57%) CMDB
6 30 (5.47%) Fat Client
6 30 (5.47%) Thin Client
7 23 (4.20%) Management Information System
8 18 (3.28%) Handset
8 18 (3.28%) Online Games
9 17 (3.10%) Hybrid Cloud
10 14 (2.55%) Mathematics
11 11 (2.01%) SecurID
12 8 (1.46%) User Experience
13 7 (1.28%) Client/Server
14 6 (1.09%) HP StoreVirtual
15 5 (0.91%) PKI
15 5 (0.91%) Computer Science
16 4 (0.73%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 419 (76.46%) Windows
2 193 (35.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 175 (31.93%) Linux
4 143 (26.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 138 (25.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 72 (13.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 70 (12.77%) Windows 7
8 49 (8.94%) Windows XP
8 49 (8.94%) Windows 8
9 47 (8.58%) UNIX
10 46 (8.39%) CentOS
11 39 (7.12%) Windows 2000
12 31 (5.66%) Debian
13 14 (2.55%) Windows Vista
14 13 (2.37%) Mac OS X
15 9 (1.64%) Ubuntu
16 6 (1.09%) Mac OS
17 3 (0.55%) Android
17 3 (0.55%) Windows 2000 Server
18 2 (0.36%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 194 (35.40%) ITIL
2 79 (14.42%) Disaster Recovery
3 73 (13.32%) Change Management
4 53 (9.67%) Project Management
5 40 (7.30%) Mentoring
6 35 (6.39%) Load Balancing
6 35 (6.39%) Information Security
6 35 (6.39%) DevOps
7 34 (6.20%) Service Delivery
8 33 (6.02%) Security Patching
9 30 (5.47%) E-Commerce
10 29 (5.29%) Time Management
11 25 (4.56%) Performance Tuning
12 24 (4.38%) Configuration Management
13 20 (3.65%) Capacity Planning
14 19 (3.47%) Migration
15 17 (3.10%) Continuous Delivery
16 16 (2.92%) Digital Marketing
17 15 (2.74%) Network Load Balancing
18 13 (2.37%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 124 (22.63%) SQL
2 100 (18.25%) PowerShell
3 64 (11.68%) Perl
4 35 (6.39%) Bash Shell
5 33 (6.02%) VBScript
6 28 (5.11%) Java
7 26 (4.74%) Python
8 18 (3.28%) C
9 16 (2.92%) Shell Script
10 11 (2.01%) C#
10 11 (2.01%) PHP
10 11 (2.01%) Korn
11 8 (1.46%) VB
12 6 (1.09%) VBA
13 3 (0.55%) C-shell
14 2 (0.36%) R
15 1 (0.18%) Tcl
15 1 (0.18%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 74 (13.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 46 (8.39%) MCSE
3 43 (7.85%) Degree
4 40 (7.30%) MCP
4 40 (7.30%) Cisco Certification
5 35 (6.39%) CCNA
6 32 (5.84%) MCSA
7 24 (4.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 23 (4.20%) ITIL Certification
9 15 (2.74%) CCNP
10 13 (2.37%) Citrix Certification
11 8 (1.46%) MCTS
11 8 (1.46%) MCITP
12 7 (1.28%) CISSP
13 6 (1.09%) SC Cleared
13 6 (1.09%) Security Cleared
13 6 (1.09%) CCA
13 6 (1.09%) CCIE
13 6 (1.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 4 (0.73%) CCAA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (17.34%) SLA
2 5 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.73%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.55%) QA
System Software
1 342 (62.41%) Active Directory
2 217 (39.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 102 (18.61%) Hyper-V
4 85 (15.51%) vSphere
5 76 (13.87%) VMware ESX
6 64 (11.68%) XenApp
7 46 (8.39%) Terminal Services
8 45 (8.21%) XenDesktop
9 40 (7.30%) VMware ESXi
10 35 (6.39%) vCloud
11 31 (5.66%) NFS
12 29 (5.29%) Samba
12 29 (5.29%) iptables
13 22 (4.01%) XenServer
14 18 (3.28%) VMware Workstation
15 14 (2.55%) Postfix
16 13 (2.37%) Varnish
17 10 (1.82%) Xen
17 10 (1.82%) qmail
18 9 (1.64%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 54 (9.85%) Backup Exec
2 53 (9.67%) SCCM
3 30 (5.47%) Norton AntiVirus
4 26 (4.74%) SCOM
5 24 (4.38%) NetBackup
6 21 (3.83%) Opscode Chef
7 20 (3.65%) Puppet
8 15 (2.74%) WSUS
9 14 (2.55%) Ansible
10 13 (2.37%) Nagios
11 11 (2.01%) HAProxy
12 8 (1.46%) systemd
13 7 (1.28%) Cacti
14 5 (0.91%) cPanel
14 5 (0.91%) AirWatch
15 3 (0.55%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
15 3 (0.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
16 2 (0.36%) Nmap
16 2 (0.36%) ARCserve
16 2 (0.36%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 320 (58.39%) Microsoft
2 288 (52.55%) VMware
3 181 (33.03%) Citrix
4 139 (25.36%) Cisco
5 79 (14.42%) HP
6 62 (11.31%) Red Hat
7 51 (9.31%) Symantec
8 46 (8.39%) Apple
9 42 (7.66%) Sophos
10 40 (7.30%) SolarWinds
11 38 (6.93%) Dell
12 31 (5.66%) Oracle
12 31 (5.66%) SonicWALL
13 28 (5.11%) Veritas
14 24 (4.38%) NetApp
15 23 (4.20%) F5
16 20 (3.65%) Fujitsu
17 19 (3.47%) Juniper
18 16 (2.92%) IBM
19 15 (2.74%) CheckPoint
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus (up to 10K)
Posted: 4 hours ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + Training
Posted: 4 hours ago
East Anglia
Keystream Resources Limited
Salary: From £250 to £300 per day
Posted: 6 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Volt
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45k-55k + benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Hitchin, Hertfordshire
Modern Networks
Salary: Competitive salary & benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Arden Resourcing Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Bonus + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
NAK Consulting
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £17000 - £17500 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £21000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Acumin
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum On-call allowance, overtime, and ben
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Client Server
Salary: £20k to £28k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Flint IT Ltd
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
TJX
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 21 days ago