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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 85 94 99
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +5
Permanent jobs citing DNS 234 185 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 2.94% 2.70% 2.72%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.50% 13.63% 13.39%
Number of salaries quoted 171 144 209
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,475 £20,000 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,050 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.40% -1.33%
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
1614 1357 1837
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 20.31% 19.81% 20.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1272 970 1479
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,520 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £56,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 December 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 19 December 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
(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 +12 77 £45,000 +25.00% 6
Essex +9 57 £37,500 - 4
Cambridgeshire -9 47 £35,000 - 2
Suffolk +20 24 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Bedfordshire -16 16 £36,250 +3.57% 2
Norfolk +6 13 £30,000 +50.00%
DNS
England

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 337 (74.72%) Windows
2 280 (62.08%) DHCP
3 275 (60.98%) Active Directory
4 262 (58.09%) Microsoft
5 187 (41.46%) VMware
6 181 (40.13%) Firewall
7 162 (35.92%) Windows Server 2008
8 159 (35.25%) MS Exchange
9 153 (33.92%) TCP/IP
10 140 (31.04%) Linux
11 125 (27.72%) MS Excel
12 120 (26.61%) Cisco
13 113 (25.06%) VMware Infrastructure
14 112 (24.83%) Windows Server 2003
15 111 (24.61%) VPN
16 107 (23.73%) SAN
17 102 (22.62%) Windows Server 2012
18 100 (22.17%) SQL
19 99 (21.95%) ITIL
20 91 (20.18%) Citrix
21 87 (19.29%) WAN
22 81 (17.96%) Exchange Server 2007
22 81 (17.96%) Exchange Server 2010
23 79 (17.52%) LAN
24 78 (17.29%) vSphere
25 77 (17.07%) SQL Server
26 74 (16.41%) PowerShell
26 74 (16.41%) IIS
27 65 (14.41%) Symantec
28 64 (14.19%) UNIX

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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
1 159 (35.25%) MS Exchange
2 81 (17.96%) Exchange Server 2007
2 81 (17.96%) Exchange Server 2010
3 74 (16.41%) IIS
4 59 (13.08%) Exchange Server 2003
5 30 (6.65%) SharePoint
5 30 (6.65%) Apache
6 29 (6.43%) Lync
7 21 (4.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 17 (3.77%) Tomcat
9 16 (3.55%) Lotus Domino
9 16 (3.55%) OpenStack
9 16 (3.55%) Exchange Server 2013
10 11 (2.44%) WebLogic
10 11 (2.44%) WebSphere
11 10 (2.22%) CMS
11 10 (2.22%) JBoss
11 10 (2.22%) GlassFish
12 7 (1.55%) SharePoint Server
13 5 (1.11%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 125 (27.72%) MS Excel
2 41 (9.09%) MS Office
3 2 (0.44%) PowerPivot
3 2 (0.44%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.22%) S-PLUS
4 1 (0.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (1.55%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.44%) Google Analytics
2 2 (0.44%) Magento
3 1 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 33 (7.32%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (6.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (2.66%) Office 365
4 10 (2.22%) IBM SmartCloud
4 10 (2.22%) SaaS
5 7 (1.55%) PaaS
6 5 (1.11%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.67%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.44%) Google Compute Engine
8 2 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.44%) Google App Engine
8 2 (0.44%) Google Apps
9 1 (0.22%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 280 (62.08%) DHCP
2 181 (40.13%) Firewall
3 153 (33.92%) TCP/IP
4 111 (24.61%) VPN
5 107 (23.73%) SAN
6 87 (19.29%) WAN
7 79 (17.52%) LAN
8 38 (8.43%) FTP
9 37 (8.20%) MPLS
10 34 (7.54%) VLAN
11 33 (7.32%) Internet
11 33 (7.32%) VoIP
12 31 (6.87%) HTTP
13 26 (5.76%) SMTP
14 25 (5.54%) OSPF
15 24 (5.32%) BGP
16 23 (5.10%) iSCSI
17 22 (4.88%) Wi-Fi
18 20 (4.43%) NAS
19 18 (3.99%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (17.07%) SQL Server
2 25 (5.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 23 (5.10%) MySQL
4 22 (4.88%) SQL Server 2000
5 17 (3.77%) NoSQL
6 15 (3.33%) Oracle Database
7 11 (2.44%) Relational Database
8 7 (1.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 6 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
9 6 (1.33%) Crystal Reports
10 4 (0.89%) QlikView
11 2 (0.44%) Oracle Database 11g
11 2 (0.44%) PerformancePoint
11 2 (0.44%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.44%) Amazon RDS
12 1 (0.22%) MS Access
12 1 (0.22%) DB2
12 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 13 (2.88%) Subversion
2 12 (2.66%) Git (software)
3 4 (0.89%) TestLink
3 4 (0.89%) Bugzilla
3 4 (0.89%) JIRA
4 3 (0.67%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.44%) Ant
5 2 (0.44%) JUnit
5 2 (0.44%) Maven
General
1 52 (11.53%) Finance
2 19 (4.21%) Manufacturing
2 19 (4.21%) Retail
3 16 (3.55%) Telecoms
4 12 (2.66%) Back Office
5 9 (2.00%) Law
6 8 (1.77%) Games
7 7 (1.55%) Pharmaceutical
8 6 (1.33%) Banking
9 4 (0.89%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.67%) Electronics
10 3 (0.67%) Legal
10 3 (0.67%) Billing
11 2 (0.44%) Local Government
11 2 (0.44%) Marketing
11 2 (0.44%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 79 (17.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 66 (14.63%) Support Engineer
3 64 (14.19%) Administrator
4 56 (12.42%) IT Support
5 50 (11.09%) Systems Administrator
6 48 (10.64%) Analyst
7 46 (10.20%) Network Engineer
8 30 (6.65%) Architect
8 30 (6.65%) IT Support Engineer
9 29 (6.43%) Linux Administrator
10 27 (5.99%) 3rd Line Support
10 27 (5.99%) Support Analyst
11 26 (5.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
12 22 (4.88%) Consultant
13 21 (4.66%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
14 19 (4.21%) Web Engineer
15 16 (3.55%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
16 15 (3.33%) Systems Engineer
17 14 (3.10%) Server Engineer
18 13 (2.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (9.98%) Web Services
2 25 (5.54%) XML
3 23 (5.10%) JSON
4 11 (2.44%) COM
5 6 (1.33%) CSS
5 6 (1.33%) HTML
5 6 (1.33%) .NET
6 5 (1.11%) LAMP
6 5 (1.11%) jQuery
7 3 (0.67%) JSP
7 3 (0.67%) HTML5
7 3 (0.67%) REST
7 3 (0.67%) X-Windows
7 3 (0.67%) Sass
8 2 (0.44%) AngularJS
8 2 (0.44%) Backbone.js
8 2 (0.44%) WSH
8 2 (0.44%) Google Maps API
8 2 (0.44%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (0.44%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 56 (12.42%) Blackberry
2 41 (9.09%) Clustering
3 25 (5.54%) Replication
4 17 (3.77%) PKI
5 16 (3.55%) Mathematics
6 13 (2.88%) Video Conferencing
6 13 (2.88%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (2.66%) SecurID
7 12 (2.66%) Computer Science
8 9 (2.00%) Management Information System
9 8 (1.77%) Client/Server
9 8 (1.77%) Open Source
10 6 (1.33%) Enterprise Storage
10 6 (1.33%) Handset
11 5 (1.11%) Statistics
11 5 (1.11%) iPad
11 5 (1.11%) User Experience
12 4 (0.89%) Fat Client
12 4 (0.89%) Online Games
12 4 (0.89%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 337 (74.72%) Windows
2 162 (35.92%) Windows Server 2008
3 140 (31.04%) Linux
4 112 (24.83%) Windows Server 2003
5 102 (22.62%) Windows Server 2012
6 64 (14.19%) UNIX
7 48 (10.64%) Windows 7
8 46 (10.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 46 (10.20%) Windows 8
8 46 (10.20%) Windows XP
9 24 (5.32%) CentOS
10 20 (4.43%) Windows 2000
11 19 (4.21%) Android
12 17 (3.77%) Windows Vista
13 16 (3.55%) Solaris
13 16 (3.55%) VMS
14 15 (3.33%) Windows Phone
15 14 (3.10%) Windows Phone 8
16 13 (2.88%) Windows 2000 Server
17 12 (2.66%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (21.95%) ITIL
2 47 (10.42%) Disaster Recovery
3 39 (8.65%) E-Commerce
4 32 (7.10%) Service Delivery
5 30 (6.65%) Agile Software Development
5 30 (6.65%) Performance Tuning
6 28 (6.21%) Service Management
7 27 (5.99%) Load Balancing
8 24 (5.32%) Migration
9 22 (4.88%) Project Management
9 22 (4.88%) DevOps
10 17 (3.77%) Mentoring
10 17 (3.77%) ERP
11 16 (3.55%) Business Continuity
11 16 (3.55%) Network Load Balancing
12 15 (3.33%) Database Security
13 14 (3.10%) Coaching
13 14 (3.10%) Network Design
13 14 (3.10%) Configuration Management
14 13 (2.88%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 100 (22.17%) SQL
2 74 (16.41%) PowerShell
3 48 (10.64%) Perl
4 32 (7.10%) Bash Shell
5 23 (5.10%) Java
6 22 (4.88%) Shell Script
7 21 (4.66%) Python
8 19 (4.21%) PHP
9 17 (3.77%) C
10 11 (2.44%) Ruby
10 11 (2.44%) Korn
11 10 (2.22%) JavaScript
11 10 (2.22%) T-SQL
12 5 (1.11%) VBScript
13 4 (0.89%) C#
14 2 (0.44%) VB
15 1 (0.22%) PL/SQL
15 1 (0.22%) Bourne shell
15 1 (0.22%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 60 (13.30%) Microsoft Certification
2 45 (9.98%) Cisco Certification
2 45 (9.98%) MCSE
3 43 (9.53%) Degree
4 25 (5.54%) CCNA
5 24 (5.32%) CCNP
6 21 (4.66%) MCP
6 21 (4.66%) SC Cleared
6 21 (4.66%) Security Cleared
7 19 (4.21%) ITIL Certification
8 13 (2.88%) CCIE
9 11 (2.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 11 (2.44%) JNCIE
9 11 (2.44%) Sun Certification
10 10 (2.22%) MCITP
10 10 (2.22%) OCP
10 10 (2.22%) Oracle Certification
10 10 (2.22%) RHCE
11 9 (2.00%) CCIP
12 7 (1.55%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (7.76%) SLA
2 6 (1.33%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.67%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.44%) QA
System Software
1 275 (60.98%) Active Directory
2 113 (25.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 78 (17.29%) vSphere
4 59 (13.08%) Hyper-V
5 51 (11.31%) VMware ESX
6 34 (7.54%) XenApp
6 34 (7.54%) vCloud
7 23 (5.10%) Terminal Services
8 21 (4.66%) XenDesktop
9 17 (3.77%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 14 (3.10%) VMware ESXi
11 11 (2.44%) Oracle RMAN
12 8 (1.77%) NFS
12 8 (1.77%) Forefront TMG
13 7 (1.55%) ISA Server
14 6 (1.33%) VMware Workstation
14 6 (1.33%) Xen
14 6 (1.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 6 (1.33%) Sendmail
15 4 (0.89%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 59 (13.08%) Backup Exec
2 34 (7.54%) SCCM
3 33 (7.32%) SCOM
3 33 (7.32%) Puppet
4 28 (6.21%) Opscode Chef
5 23 (5.10%) NetBackup
6 20 (4.43%) Norton AntiVirus
7 11 (2.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 11 (2.44%) McAfee ePO
7 11 (2.44%) Ansible
7 11 (2.44%) EMC NetWorker
8 7 (1.55%) FortiGate
9 5 (1.11%) cPanel
9 5 (1.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 4 (0.89%) ARCserve
10 4 (0.89%) HP SIM
10 4 (0.89%) Cacti
10 4 (0.89%) CFEngine
10 4 (0.89%) Cisco CUCM
11 3 (0.67%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 262 (58.09%) Microsoft
2 187 (41.46%) VMware
3 120 (26.61%) Cisco
4 91 (20.18%) Citrix
5 65 (14.41%) Symantec
6 58 (12.86%) HP
7 50 (11.09%) Red Hat
8 32 (7.10%) Oracle
9 28 (6.21%) EMC
10 26 (5.76%) Sophos
11 25 (5.54%) F5
12 24 (5.32%) Veritas
12 24 (5.32%) IBM
13 23 (5.10%) Juniper
13 23 (5.10%) CheckPoint
14 21 (4.66%) Dell
15 18 (3.99%) McAfee
16 17 (3.77%) Lotus
17 16 (3.55%) NetApp
18 11 (2.44%) Sun
Newmarket, Suffolk
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus car allowance, bonus scheme etc
Posted: 15 hours ago
Essex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £42000 Per Annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Billericay, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum + + On Call + Bens + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Essex
OCS Resourcing
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
camelot
Salary: depends on experience + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Hertfordshire
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Hertfordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago