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

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 78 75 69
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -6
Permanent jobs citing DNS 241 316 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 3.23% 3.67% 3.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.73% 17.75% 17.81%
Number of salaries quoted 142 268 306
Average salary £37,200 £39,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.22% -1.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,125 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.34% -3.66%
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
1532 1780 1898
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.53% 20.65% 21.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1172 1393 1549
Average salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 +29 106 £39,000 -13.33% 14
Essex +16 73 £38,250 -23.50% 2
Cambridgeshire -2 30 £36,100 -3.73% 7
Suffolk -9 18 £27,500 -21.42% 3
Bedfordshire -51 10 £38,750 +6.16% 1
Norfolk -1 7 £30,000 -7.69%
DNS
England

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 349 (73.94%) Windows
2 314 (66.53%) DHCP
3 295 (62.50%) Active Directory
4 289 (61.23%) Microsoft
5 221 (46.82%) VMware
6 192 (40.68%) MS Exchange
7 172 (36.44%) Windows Server 2008
8 170 (36.02%) Firewall
9 148 (31.36%) Linux
10 143 (30.30%) VMware Infrastructure
11 136 (28.81%) Citrix
12 123 (26.06%) Cisco
12 123 (26.06%) Exchange Server 2010
13 122 (25.85%) SQL
14 119 (25.21%) TCP/IP
15 118 (25.00%) SQL Server
16 117 (24.79%) SAN
17 113 (23.94%) MS Excel
18 112 (23.73%) ITIL
19 111 (23.52%) Windows Server 2003
20 104 (22.03%) Windows Server 2012
21 93 (19.70%) Hyper-V
22 87 (18.43%) Symantec
23 86 (18.22%) VPN
23 86 (18.22%) HP
23 86 (18.22%) Exchange Server 2007
24 80 (16.95%) IIS
24 80 (16.95%) Backup Exec
25 76 (16.10%) Blackberry
25 76 (16.10%) vSphere

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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
1 192 (40.68%) MS Exchange
2 123 (26.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 86 (18.22%) Exchange Server 2007
4 80 (16.95%) IIS
5 71 (15.04%) Exchange Server 2003
6 43 (9.11%) Apache
7 41 (8.69%) SharePoint
8 27 (5.72%) Exchange Server 2013
9 26 (5.51%) Tomcat
10 20 (4.24%) Lync
11 18 (3.81%) OpenStack
12 13 (2.75%) JBoss
12 13 (2.75%) CMS
12 13 (2.75%) WebSphere
13 12 (2.54%) WebLogic
13 12 (2.54%) GlassFish
14 11 (2.33%) Oracle HTTP Server
15 7 (1.48%) IBM Notes
16 5 (1.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 5 (1.06%) nginx
Applications
1 113 (23.94%) MS Excel
2 53 (11.23%) MS Office
3 2 (0.42%) S-PLUS
4 1 (0.21%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.21%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.64%) Tridion
1 3 (0.64%) Magento
2 1 (0.21%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (0.21%) Line 50
Cloud Services
1 47 (9.96%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (9.32%) Office 365
3 30 (6.36%) Microsoft Azure
4 18 (3.81%) AWS CloudFormation
5 12 (2.54%) IBM SmartCloud
6 10 (2.12%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (1.48%) SaaS
8 5 (1.06%) PaaS
8 5 (1.06%) IaaS
9 3 (0.64%) Google Cloud Platform
9 3 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.42%) Google App Engine
10 2 (0.42%) Google Apps
10 2 (0.42%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 2 (0.42%) Google Compute Engine
11 1 (0.21%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.21%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 314 (66.53%) DHCP
2 170 (36.02%) Firewall
3 119 (25.21%) TCP/IP
4 117 (24.79%) SAN
5 86 (18.22%) VPN
6 54 (11.44%) WAN
7 50 (10.59%) SMTP
8 48 (10.17%) LAN
9 39 (8.26%) VLAN
10 36 (7.63%) LDAP
11 35 (7.42%) FTP
11 35 (7.42%) Internet
12 33 (6.99%) NAS
13 30 (6.36%) HTTP
14 29 (6.14%) iSCSI
15 26 (5.51%) Network Security
16 20 (4.24%) IP Telephony
16 20 (4.24%) SSL
17 19 (4.03%) SNMP
18 18 (3.81%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 50 (10.59%) MySQL
3 42 (8.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 35 (7.42%) SQL Server 2000
5 14 (2.97%) Relational Database
6 11 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
7 7 (1.48%) NoSQL
8 6 (1.27%) Crystal Reports
9 5 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 4 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
10 4 (0.85%) QlikView
11 3 (0.64%) SQL Server 2012
12 2 (0.42%) MariaDB
12 2 (0.42%) Amazon RDS
12 2 (0.42%) Big Data
12 2 (0.42%) dBASE
12 2 (0.42%) Data Mining
13 1 (0.21%) MS Access
13 1 (0.21%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 14 (2.97%) Subversion
1 14 (2.97%) Git (software)
2 3 (0.64%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.42%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.21%) TestLink
4 1 (0.21%) Bugzilla
4 1 (0.21%) JIRA
General
1 51 (10.81%) Finance
2 30 (6.36%) Telecoms
3 20 (4.24%) Games
4 11 (2.33%) Electronics
4 11 (2.33%) Online Betting
5 9 (1.91%) Back Office
5 9 (1.91%) Law
6 8 (1.69%) Manufacturing
6 8 (1.69%) Retail
7 6 (1.27%) Advertising
8 5 (1.06%) Marketing
9 4 (0.85%) Publishing
10 3 (0.64%) Billing
11 2 (0.42%) Banking
11 2 (0.42%) Legal
Job Titles
1 75 (15.89%) Administrator
2 73 (15.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 65 (13.77%) Support Engineer
4 56 (11.86%) Systems Administrator
5 42 (8.90%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 41 (8.69%) Linux Administrator
6 41 (8.69%) IT Support
7 40 (8.47%) Analyst
8 36 (7.63%) Network Engineer
9 31 (6.57%) Consultant
10 28 (5.93%) 3rd Line Support
11 27 (5.72%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 17 (3.60%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 17 (3.60%) Systems Engineer
12 17 (3.60%) IT Support Engineer
13 16 (3.39%) Server Engineer
14 15 (3.18%) 2nd Line Support
14 15 (3.18%) Support Analyst
14 15 (3.18%) Senior Systems Administrator
15 14 (2.97%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (7.63%) Web Services
2 13 (2.75%) XML
3 9 (1.91%) JSON
4 8 (1.69%) .NET
5 6 (1.27%) HTML
5 6 (1.27%) CSS
6 4 (0.85%) LAMP
6 4 (0.85%) jQuery
6 4 (0.85%) .NET Framework
7 3 (0.64%) Alternative PHP Cache
8 2 (0.42%) ASP.NET 2.0
8 2 (0.42%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (0.42%) WCF
8 2 (0.42%) LINQ
8 2 (0.42%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 2 (0.42%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (0.42%) Ajax
8 2 (0.42%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (0.42%) XSLT
8 2 (0.42%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 76 (16.10%) Blackberry
2 75 (15.89%) Clustering
3 26 (5.51%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (4.03%) Replication
5 18 (3.81%) Thin Client
5 18 (3.81%) Fat Client
6 17 (3.60%) Management Information System
7 13 (2.75%) CMDB
7 13 (2.75%) Video Conferencing
8 11 (2.33%) Online Games
9 10 (2.12%) Open Source
10 9 (1.91%) iPad
11 8 (1.69%) Hybrid Cloud
12 7 (1.48%) Enterprise Storage
12 7 (1.48%) Telematics
12 7 (1.48%) Computer Science
12 7 (1.48%) PKI
13 6 (1.27%) User Experience
14 5 (1.06%) Hedge funds
14 5 (1.06%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 349 (73.94%) Windows
2 172 (36.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 148 (31.36%) Linux
4 111 (23.52%) Windows Server 2003
5 104 (22.03%) Windows Server 2012
6 70 (14.83%) Windows 7
7 64 (13.56%) UNIX
8 48 (10.17%) Windows 8
9 46 (9.75%) Windows XP
10 43 (9.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 42 (8.90%) Windows 2000
12 27 (5.72%) CentOS
13 25 (5.30%) Debian
14 14 (2.97%) Solaris
15 13 (2.75%) Windows 2000 Server
16 10 (2.12%) Mac OS X
17 8 (1.69%) Ubuntu
18 6 (1.27%) Windows Vista
19 5 (1.06%) Android
20 4 (0.85%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 112 (23.73%) ITIL
2 51 (10.81%) Disaster Recovery
3 39 (8.26%) Project Management
4 37 (7.84%) Service Delivery
5 31 (6.57%) Change Management
6 27 (5.72%) Load Balancing
7 19 (4.03%) Configuration Management
7 19 (4.03%) E-Commerce
8 18 (3.81%) Business Continuity
8 18 (3.81%) Time Management
9 16 (3.39%) Migration
9 16 (3.39%) Continuous Delivery
10 14 (2.97%) Performance Tuning
11 12 (2.54%) DevOps
11 12 (2.54%) Capacity Planning
12 11 (2.33%) Network Load Balancing
12 11 (2.33%) Asset Management
13 10 (2.12%) Mentoring
14 9 (1.91%) Software Engineering
14 9 (1.91%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 122 (25.85%) SQL
2 60 (12.71%) PowerShell
3 47 (9.96%) Perl
4 24 (5.08%) Bash Shell
5 22 (4.66%) Java
6 19 (4.03%) Python
7 12 (2.54%) Shell Script
7 12 (2.54%) Korn
8 11 (2.33%) PHP
9 10 (2.12%) VB
10 9 (1.91%) VBScript
11 6 (1.27%) JavaScript
11 6 (1.27%) C
12 5 (1.06%) C#
13 3 (0.64%) Ruby
14 1 (0.21%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.21%) VBA
Qualifications
1 53 (11.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 43 (9.11%) MCSE
3 36 (7.63%) MCP
4 29 (6.14%) SC Cleared
4 29 (6.14%) Security Cleared
5 26 (5.51%) CCNA
5 26 (5.51%) Cisco Certification
5 26 (5.51%) Degree
6 20 (4.24%) ITIL Certification
7 11 (2.33%) MCITP
7 11 (2.33%) CCNP
8 9 (1.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (1.48%) MCTS
10 6 (1.27%) MCSA
10 6 (1.27%) CCIE
11 4 (0.85%) Sun Certification
12 3 (0.64%) JNCIE
13 2 (0.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 2 (0.42%) A+ Certification
14 1 (0.21%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (10.38%) SLA
2 4 (0.85%) QA
2 4 (0.85%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.64%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 295 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 143 (30.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 93 (19.70%) Hyper-V
4 76 (16.10%) vSphere
5 60 (12.71%) VMware ESX
6 53 (11.23%) XenApp
7 50 (10.59%) vCloud
8 46 (9.75%) XenDesktop
9 26 (5.51%) Samba
9 26 (5.51%) NFS
10 24 (5.08%) iptables
11 16 (3.39%) VMware ESXi
12 15 (3.18%) XenServer
13 11 (2.33%) Terminal Services
13 11 (2.33%) Xen
14 9 (1.91%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 8 (1.69%) Microsoft App-V
15 8 (1.69%) Sendmail
16 5 (1.06%) Varnish
16 5 (1.06%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 80 (16.95%) Backup Exec
2 40 (8.47%) Norton AntiVirus
3 36 (7.63%) NetBackup
4 35 (7.42%) SCCM
5 32 (6.78%) SCOM
6 25 (5.30%) Puppet
7 21 (4.45%) Opscode Chef
8 14 (2.97%) Ansible
8 14 (2.97%) WSUS
9 10 (2.12%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 8 (1.69%) Nagios
11 6 (1.27%) ARCserve
11 6 (1.27%) Cacti
12 5 (1.06%) Cisco CUCM
12 5 (1.06%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 3 (0.64%) FortiGate
13 3 (0.64%) SCOrch
13 3 (0.64%) cPanel
14 2 (0.42%) Salt
14 2 (0.42%) systemd
Vendors
1 289 (61.23%) Microsoft
2 221 (46.82%) VMware
3 136 (28.81%) Citrix
4 123 (26.06%) Cisco
5 87 (18.43%) Symantec
6 86 (18.22%) HP
7 59 (12.50%) Sophos
8 41 (8.69%) Red Hat
9 38 (8.05%) Veritas
10 35 (7.42%) NetApp
11 28 (5.93%) SonicWALL
12 27 (5.72%) Apple
13 25 (5.30%) IBM
13 25 (5.30%) Oracle
14 21 (4.45%) Juniper
15 20 (4.24%) EMC
15 20 (4.24%) F5
16 19 (4.03%) SolarWinds
16 19 (4.03%) Dell
17 17 (3.60%) CheckPoint
Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £45000 - £45001 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £60000 - £60001 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Head Start Recruitment
Salary: From £23,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £37000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
AWD Recruitment
Salary: circa £24,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Broxbourne, Hertfordshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £29000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + good benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Market related
Posted: 4 days ago
Newmarket, Suffolk
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + + On Call + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Arrows Group
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £28k - 32k per year + Pension + Training
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge Assessment
Salary: From £35,300 to £46,500 per annum £35,300 - £46,500
Posted: 11 days ago
Hertfordshire
JM Digital
Posted: 12 days ago
Ipswich
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Arcus Global
Salary: From £17,000 to £21,000 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 17 days ago