The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 72 70 140
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +70
Permanent jobs citing DNS 312 334 150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 3.60% 3.90% 1.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.52% 17.77% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 263 302 136
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +8.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,300 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,400 £64,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Communications & Networking Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1781 1880 1800
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.55% 21.93% 19.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1383 1536 1432
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
DNS
England

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire -1 101 £35,000 -14.63% 10
Hertfordshire -12 63 £45,000 - 10
Essex -30 56 £48,750 +39.28% 1
Cambridgeshire -11 44 £37,500 - 7
Suffolk -6 36 £35,000 - 2
Norfolk +15 18 £32,500 +30.00% 2
DNS
England

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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.

1 378 (76.67%) Windows
2 311 (63.08%) DHCP
3 268 (54.36%) Firewall
4 253 (51.32%) Microsoft
5 227 (46.04%) Windows Server 2008
6 216 (43.81%) Active Directory
7 197 (39.96%) VMware
8 190 (38.54%) TCP/IP
9 178 (36.11%) MS Exchange
10 172 (34.89%) Microsoft Certification
11 166 (33.67%) VPN
12 162 (32.86%) Cisco
12 162 (32.86%) Citrix
13 160 (32.45%) Windows Server 2003
14 156 (31.64%) LAN
15 147 (29.82%) SAN
15 147 (29.82%) SQL
16 140 (28.40%) WAN
17 133 (26.98%) SQL Server
18 132 (26.77%) Linux
19 130 (26.37%) MS Excel
20 129 (26.17%) VMware Infrastructure
21 114 (23.12%) MCSE
21 114 (23.12%) IIS
22 111 (22.52%) Exchange Server 2010
23 106 (21.50%) Cisco Certification
24 101 (20.49%) Hyper-V
25 100 (20.28%) Windows 7
26 92 (18.66%) ITIL
27 87 (17.65%) MS Office

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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
1 178 (36.11%) MS Exchange
2 114 (23.12%) IIS
3 111 (22.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 83 (16.84%) SharePoint
5 66 (13.39%) Exchange Server 2007
6 54 (10.95%) Apache
7 36 (7.30%) Exchange Server 2003
8 34 (6.90%) SharePoint Server
9 28 (5.68%) Lotus Domino
9 28 (5.68%) Tomcat
9 28 (5.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 23 (4.67%) SharePoint 2010
11 21 (4.26%) CMS
12 17 (3.45%) Lync
13 15 (3.04%) Oracle HTTP Server
14 9 (1.83%) IBM Notes
15 8 (1.62%) SharePoint 2013
16 7 (1.42%) WebSphere
17 5 (1.01%) WebSphere Application Server
17 5 (1.01%) WebLogic
Applications
1 130 (26.37%) MS Excel
2 87 (17.65%) MS Office
3 18 (3.65%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.01%) Photoshop
4 5 (1.01%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.20%) MS Project
5 1 (0.20%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.20%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 9 (1.83%) Magento
1 9 (1.83%) Oracle CRM
2 2 (0.41%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.41%) Documaker
3 1 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.20%) GoldMine
Cloud Services
1 43 (8.72%) SaaS
2 35 (7.10%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (4.87%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (1.62%) IaaS
4 8 (1.62%) Office 365
5 5 (1.01%) PaaS
6 2 (0.41%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 311 (63.08%) DHCP
2 268 (54.36%) Firewall
3 190 (38.54%) TCP/IP
4 166 (33.67%) VPN
5 156 (31.64%) LAN
6 147 (29.82%) SAN
7 140 (28.40%) WAN
8 52 (10.55%) HTTP
9 49 (9.94%) Network Security
10 45 (9.13%) Internet
11 43 (8.72%) VoIP
12 35 (7.10%) SSL
13 34 (6.90%) Reverse Proxy
14 33 (6.69%) VLAN
14 33 (6.69%) NAS
15 28 (5.68%) FTP
15 28 (5.68%) MPLS
15 28 (5.68%) OSPF
15 28 (5.68%) Wireless
15 28 (5.68%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 133 (26.98%) SQL Server
2 55 (11.16%) MySQL
3 47 (9.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 18 (3.65%) PostgreSQL
5 13 (2.64%) NoSQL
6 12 (2.43%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (1.01%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
8 5 (1.01%) Relational Database
9 4 (0.81%) Oracle Database
9 4 (0.81%) Crystal Reports
9 4 (0.81%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (0.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 3 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (0.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (0.61%) SQL Server 2000
11 2 (0.41%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.20%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.20%) RavenDB
Development Applications
1 4 (0.81%) Git (software)
2 3 (0.61%) Subversion
3 2 (0.41%) Hudson
4 1 (0.20%) Maven
4 1 (0.20%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.20%) Zend Studio
4 1 (0.20%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.20%) Jenkins
General
1 75 (15.21%) Finance
2 28 (5.68%) Telecoms
3 18 (3.65%) Retail
4 15 (3.04%) Online Betting
4 15 (3.04%) Games
5 11 (2.23%) Back Office
6 10 (2.03%) Financial Institution
7 9 (1.83%) Marketing
8 7 (1.42%) Legal
9 3 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.20%) Banking
10 1 (0.20%) Local Government
10 1 (0.20%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.20%) Advertising
10 1 (0.20%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 85 (17.24%) Administrator
1 85 (17.24%) Support Engineer
2 71 (14.40%) Network Engineer
3 65 (13.18%) Systems Administrator
4 58 (11.76%) Systems Engineer
5 52 (10.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 52 (10.55%) 3rd Line Support
6 51 (10.34%) Analyst
7 37 (7.51%) Support Analyst
8 28 (5.68%) Linux Administrator
9 25 (5.07%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 25 (5.07%) Technical Support
10 22 (4.46%) Developer
10 22 (4.46%) Team Leader
11 21 (4.26%) Security Engineer
11 21 (4.26%) Network Support
11 21 (4.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 20 (4.06%) 2nd Line Support
13 19 (3.85%) PC Support
13 19 (3.85%) PC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (9.94%) Web Services
2 29 (5.88%) .NET
3 20 (4.06%) XML
4 15 (3.04%) JSON
4 15 (3.04%) CSS
4 15 (3.04%) HTML
5 9 (1.83%) jQuery
6 7 (1.42%) WebSphere MQ
7 6 (1.22%) LAMP
7 6 (1.22%) SOAP
8 4 (0.81%) HTML5
8 4 (0.81%) JSP
9 3 (0.61%) EDI
10 2 (0.41%) WebCenter
10 2 (0.41%) Middleware
10 2 (0.41%) J2EE
10 2 (0.41%) ASP.NET
10 2 (0.41%) COM
10 2 (0.41%) WebSphere Message Broker
10 2 (0.41%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 48 (9.74%) Blackberry
2 46 (9.33%) Replication
3 40 (8.11%) Clustering
4 34 (6.90%) Thin Client
4 34 (6.90%) Fat Client
5 25 (5.07%) Firmware
6 20 (4.06%) SecurID
7 15 (3.04%) Online Games
8 11 (2.23%) Mathematics
8 11 (2.23%) Video Conferencing
9 10 (2.03%) PKI
10 6 (1.22%) Enterprise Storage
10 6 (1.22%) Client/Server
11 5 (1.01%) Computer Science
11 5 (1.01%) Management Information System
12 4 (0.81%) Open Source
13 2 (0.41%) FlexPod
13 2 (0.41%) iPad
13 2 (0.41%) W3C
13 2 (0.41%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 378 (76.67%) Windows
2 227 (46.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 160 (32.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 132 (26.77%) Linux
5 100 (20.28%) Windows 7
6 70 (14.20%) Windows XP
7 64 (12.98%) UNIX
8 52 (10.55%) Windows Server 2012
9 45 (9.13%) Windows Vista
10 34 (6.90%) Windows 8
11 25 (5.07%) Android
12 21 (4.26%) Windows Phone
13 20 (4.06%) VMS
14 19 (3.85%) Windows Phone 8
15 18 (3.65%) CentOS
16 14 (2.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 14 (2.84%) Apple iOS
17 10 (2.03%) Debian
17 10 (2.03%) Ubuntu
18 7 (1.42%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 92 (18.66%) ITIL
2 57 (11.56%) E-Commerce
3 53 (10.75%) Problem Management
4 44 (8.92%) Disaster Recovery
5 39 (7.91%) Network Monitoring
6 35 (7.10%) Service Delivery
7 28 (5.68%) Performance Tuning
8 25 (5.07%) Service Management
9 24 (4.87%) Capacity Management
10 22 (4.46%) Change Control
11 19 (3.85%) Release Management
12 18 (3.65%) Change Management
13 17 (3.45%) Project Management
13 17 (3.45%) Software Deployment
14 16 (3.25%) OO
15 14 (2.84%) Business Continuity
16 13 (2.64%) Incident Management
17 12 (2.43%) Configuration Management
17 12 (2.43%) CRM
18 11 (2.23%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 147 (29.82%) SQL
2 71 (14.40%) PowerShell
3 47 (9.53%) Java
4 36 (7.30%) Shell Script
5 29 (5.88%) PHP
6 14 (2.84%) JavaScript
6 14 (2.84%) VB.NET
7 12 (2.43%) VB
8 11 (2.23%) Python
8 11 (2.23%) C#
8 11 (2.23%) Bash Shell
9 8 (1.62%) Perl
10 6 (1.22%) T-SQL
11 5 (1.01%) VBScript
12 4 (0.81%) Korn
13 3 (0.61%) VBA
14 2 (0.41%) C
14 2 (0.41%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 172 (34.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 114 (23.12%) MCSE
3 106 (21.50%) Cisco Certification
4 84 (17.04%) CCNA
5 82 (16.63%) CCNP
6 60 (12.17%) MCP
7 45 (9.13%) MCSA
8 31 (6.29%) MCITP
8 31 (6.29%) Degree
9 24 (4.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 23 (4.67%) Citrix Certification
11 21 (4.26%) MCTS
11 21 (4.26%) CCSP
11 21 (4.26%) CCIP
12 20 (4.06%) CCIA
13 14 (2.84%) Security Cleared
13 14 (2.84%) CCEE
13 14 (2.84%) CCAA
14 13 (2.64%) Security+ Certification
15 11 (2.23%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (9.13%) SLA
2 11 (2.23%) PCI DSS
3 7 (1.42%) 21 CFR Part 11
3 7 (1.42%) GAMP
3 7 (1.42%) GCP
3 7 (1.42%) GMP
4 4 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (0.41%) QA
System Software
1 216 (43.81%) Active Directory
2 129 (26.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 101 (20.49%) Hyper-V
4 42 (8.52%) XenApp
5 41 (8.32%) vSphere
6 39 (7.91%) VMware ESXi
7 34 (6.90%) KVM
8 32 (6.49%) Terminal Services
9 26 (5.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 22 (4.46%) XenDesktop
11 21 (4.26%) ISA Server
12 20 (4.06%) Forefront TMG
13 19 (3.85%) UAG
14 14 (2.84%) XenServer
15 13 (2.64%) NFS
15 13 (2.64%) MetaFrame
16 10 (2.03%) Microsoft App-V
17 8 (1.62%) VMware ESX
18 7 (1.42%) VMware Server
19 4 (0.81%) Samba
Systems Management
1 59 (11.97%) Backup Exec
2 33 (6.69%) McAfee ePO
2 33 (6.69%) SCCM
3 28 (5.68%) SCOM
4 25 (5.07%) Norton AntiVirus
5 22 (4.46%) WSUS
6 21 (4.26%) Puppet
7 18 (3.65%) Nessus
8 17 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
9 14 (2.84%) FortiGate
10 11 (2.23%) SCVMM
10 11 (2.23%) Cisco CUCM
10 11 (2.23%) SCSM
11 9 (1.83%) HP SIM
12 8 (1.62%) Nagios
13 7 (1.42%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
14 6 (1.22%) Control-M
15 5 (1.01%) Tivoli
16 4 (0.81%) SCDPM
16 4 (0.81%) Tivoli Monitoring
Vendors
1 253 (51.32%) Microsoft
2 197 (39.96%) VMware
3 162 (32.86%) Cisco
3 162 (32.86%) Citrix
4 61 (12.37%) HP
5 60 (12.17%) Symantec
6 52 (10.55%) Oracle
7 46 (9.33%) McAfee
8 33 (6.69%) Red Hat
9 32 (6.49%) CheckPoint
10 28 (5.68%) Lotus
11 23 (4.67%) NetApp
12 21 (4.26%) Juniper
13 20 (4.06%) F5
14 19 (3.85%) Clearswift
15 18 (3.65%) IBM
16 16 (3.25%) Dell
16 16 (3.25%) LANDesk
17 15 (3.04%) SonicWALL
18 14 (2.84%) Splunk
Hertfordshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £56000 per annum + Generous Bens + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £32000 - £41000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £18,00 to £22,000
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £21000 - £25000 per annum + career prog
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Firway Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Firway Consulting
Salary: From £42,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Streamline Connections
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
MJH Personnel Associates
Salary: Excellent + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
IT People First
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum Neg + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Depends on experience + Company Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum plus Company Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
networx
Salary: £Competitive Salary
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
St. Neots, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Connectus
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £27500 - £35000 per annum + Fantastic + prospects
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bens health, pens, share options
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
Vadis People
Salary: £40000 to £45000 per annum - 10% bonus scheme + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 11 days ago