The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 120 107 108
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +1
Permanent jobs citing DNS 2421 2834 3051
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.63% 2.85% 2.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.33% 15.99% 15.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2096 2318 2558
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £35,661 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% +0.45%
DNS
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the England region.

Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
15788 17727 19533
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.17% 17.83% 17.49%
Number of salaries quoted 13191 14338 15672
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,927 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £63,750 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region citing DNS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in England

DNS
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DNS across the England region.

DNS Salary Trend in England

DNS
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the England region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

DNS Salary Histogram in England

DNS
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the England region over the 3 months to 31 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -12 998 £50,000 +11.11% 103
South East 0 629 £40,000 +3.89% 70
Yorkshire +32 200 £36,500 +4.28% 14
South West -3 152 £34,500 +1.47% 31
East of England -34 152 £35,000 -12.50% 19
West Midlands +11 119 £39,500 +31.66% 15
North West -39 104 £35,500 +9.23% 21
East Midlands -25 56 £29,000 -19.72% 18
North East +2 24 £30,000 -7.69% 10
DNS
UK

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, IT jobs citing DNS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region with a requirement for DNS.

1 3155 (64.76%) Windows
2 2651 (54.41%) Active Directory
3 2564 (52.63%) DHCP
4 2177 (44.68%) VMware
5 2102 (43.14%) Microsoft
6 1979 (40.62%) Windows Server
7 1912 (39.24%) Firewall
8 1827 (37.50%) TCP/IP
8 1827 (37.50%) Linux
9 1500 (30.79%) Cisco
10 1466 (30.09%) VMware Infrastructure
11 1343 (27.57%) Windows Server 2008
12 1272 (26.11%) MS Exchange
13 1070 (21.96%) Windows Server 2012
14 1054 (21.63%) VPN
15 967 (19.85%) MS Excel
16 955 (19.60%) ITIL
17 947 (19.44%) SAN
18 883 (18.12%) WAN
19 843 (17.30%) LAN
20 795 (16.32%) SQL Server
21 785 (16.11%) Hyper-V
22 776 (15.93%) SQL
23 751 (15.41%) HP
24 733 (15.05%) Citrix
25 675 (13.85%) Cisco Certification
26 651 (13.36%) Exchange Server 2010
27 617 (12.66%) Finance
28 607 (12.46%) Office 365
29 590 (12.11%) PowerShell

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1272 (26.11%) MS Exchange
2 651 (13.36%) Exchange Server 2010
3 580 (11.90%) IIS
4 508 (10.43%) Apache
5 351 (7.20%) Exchange Server 2013
6 340 (6.98%) SharePoint
7 304 (6.24%) Tomcat
8 293 (6.01%) Skype for Business
9 223 (4.58%) Exchange Server 2007
10 176 (3.61%) Exchange Server 2003
11 140 (2.87%) nginx
12 127 (2.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 125 (2.57%) JBoss
14 105 (2.16%) WebLogic
15 99 (2.03%) OpenStack
16 97 (1.99%) WebSphere
17 66 (1.35%) Elasticsearch
18 59 (1.21%) CMS
19 56 (1.15%) WebSphere Application Server
20 54 (1.11%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 967 (19.85%) MS Excel
2 503 (10.32%) MS Office
3 39 (0.80%) MS Visio
4 35 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
5 11 (0.23%) Photoshop
6 6 (0.12%) MS Project
7 5 (0.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 5 (0.10%) AutoCAD
8 4 (0.082%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.041%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.021%) Adobe After Effects
10 1 (0.021%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.021%) CINEMA 4D
10 1 (0.021%) InfoPath
10 1 (0.021%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 67 (1.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 21 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 18 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
4 15 (0.31%) assyst
5 14 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
5 14 (0.29%) Unit4 Business World
6 10 (0.21%) Cognos Planning
6 10 (0.21%) Magento
6 10 (0.21%) ResourceLink
7 9 (0.18%) Oracle EBS
8 6 (0.12%) Bankmaster
8 6 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
9 5 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
10 4 (0.082%) Infor M3
10 4 (0.082%) Sentinel
11 3 (0.062%) Documaker
11 3 (0.062%) Infor SunSystems
11 3 (0.062%) MetaTrader
11 3 (0.062%) Temenos T24
12 2 (0.041%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 607 (12.46%) Office 365
2 371 (7.61%) Amazon AWS
3 356 (7.31%) Microsoft Azure
4 125 (2.57%) SaaS
5 89 (1.83%) IaaS
6 82 (1.68%) Cloud Computing
7 63 (1.29%) Google Cloud Platform
8 61 (1.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 43 (0.88%) Mimecast
10 40 (0.82%) PaaS
11 39 (0.80%) Azure Active Directory
12 38 (0.78%) Amazon EC2
13 37 (0.76%) Google Apps
14 36 (0.74%) Google Compute Engine
15 19 (0.39%) OpenShift
16 16 (0.33%) Amazon S3
16 16 (0.33%) GitHub
16 16 (0.33%) Yammer
17 13 (0.27%) OneDrive
18 12 (0.25%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 2564 (52.63%) DHCP
2 1912 (39.24%) Firewall
3 1827 (37.50%) TCP/IP
4 1054 (21.63%) VPN
5 947 (19.44%) SAN
6 883 (18.12%) WAN
7 843 (17.30%) LAN
8 536 (11.00%) HTTP
9 503 (10.32%) Internet
9 503 (10.32%) SSL
10 473 (9.71%) VoIP
11 414 (8.50%) SMTP
12 410 (8.42%) VLAN
13 368 (7.55%) LDAP
14 341 (7.00%) MPLS
15 312 (6.40%) Cisco ASA
16 303 (6.22%) Network Security
17 297 (6.10%) Wireless
18 288 (5.91%) OSPF
19 266 (5.46%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 795 (16.32%) SQL Server
2 483 (9.91%) MySQL
3 181 (3.72%) SQL Server 2008
4 96 (1.97%) SQL Server 2012
5 95 (1.95%) SQL Server 2005
6 94 (1.93%) PostgreSQL
7 79 (1.62%) MongoDB
8 77 (1.58%) Oracle Database
9 67 (1.38%) NoSQL
10 63 (1.29%) SQL Server 2014
11 51 (1.05%) Apache Cassandra
12 48 (0.99%) Redis
13 45 (0.92%) Hadoop
14 40 (0.82%) Big Data
15 32 (0.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 31 (0.64%) Relational Database
17 30 (0.62%) Oracle Database 11g
18 25 (0.51%) Oracle Database 12c
19 24 (0.49%) Oracle Reports
20 21 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 212 (4.35%) Git (software)
2 204 (4.19%) Jenkins
3 74 (1.52%) JIRA
4 61 (1.25%) Vagrant
5 48 (0.99%) Subversion
6 47 (0.96%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 46 (0.94%) Visual Studio
8 34 (0.70%) TeamCity
9 33 (0.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 31 (0.64%) Maven
10 31 (0.64%) Team Foundation Server
11 25 (0.51%) Selenium
12 24 (0.49%) Introscope
13 23 (0.47%) PHPUnit
14 21 (0.43%) Ant
15 17 (0.35%) JMeter
16 16 (0.33%) Hudson
17 15 (0.31%) Firebug
17 15 (0.31%) LoadRunner
17 15 (0.31%) Oracle Forms
General
1 617 (12.66%) Finance
2 415 (8.52%) Telecoms
3 145 (2.98%) Banking
4 119 (2.44%) Retail
5 104 (2.13%) Manufacturing
6 80 (1.64%) Law
7 79 (1.62%) Marketing
8 67 (1.38%) Publishing
9 64 (1.31%) Back Office
10 46 (0.94%) Legal
11 41 (0.84%) Financial Institution
12 38 (0.78%) Electronics
13 19 (0.39%) Games
13 19 (0.39%) German Language
13 19 (0.39%) Investment Banking
14 17 (0.35%) French Language
15 14 (0.29%) Advertising
15 14 (0.29%) Aerospace
15 14 (0.29%) Billing
15 14 (0.29%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 762 (15.64%) Support Engineer
2 717 (14.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 615 (12.62%) Analyst
4 581 (11.93%) Administrator
5 521 (10.69%) Network Engineer
6 438 (8.99%) Systems Administrator
7 354 (7.27%) IT Engineer
8 341 (7.00%) IT Support
9 309 (6.34%) Support Analyst
10 296 (6.08%) Systems Engineer
11 280 (5.75%) Linux Engineer
12 268 (5.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 238 (4.89%) Windows Engineer
14 228 (4.68%) Linux Administrator
15 214 (4.39%) 3rd Line Support
16 213 (4.37%) 2nd Line Support
17 206 (4.23%) Linux Systems Administrator
18 202 (4.15%) DevOps Engineer
19 194 (3.98%) Server Engineer
20 188 (3.86%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 281 (5.77%) LAMP
2 250 (5.13%) Web Services
3 215 (4.41%) HTML
4 171 (3.51%) CSS
5 169 (3.47%) .NET
6 95 (1.95%) Middleware
7 91 (1.87%) XML
8 75 (1.54%) jQuery
9 74 (1.52%) LEMP Stack
10 58 (1.19%) JSON
11 56 (1.15%) 802.1X
12 48 (0.99%) ASP.NET
13 47 (0.96%) REST
14 39 (0.80%) HTML5
14 39 (0.80%) SOAP
15 38 (0.78%) Sass
16 37 (0.76%) Ajax
17 36 (0.74%) Phalcon
18 34 (0.70%) XHTML
19 30 (0.62%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 538 (11.04%) Data Centre
2 384 (7.88%) Analytical Skills
3 271 (5.56%) Clustering
4 236 (4.84%) Replication
5 231 (4.74%) Blackberry
6 208 (4.27%) Computer Science
7 202 (4.15%) PKI
8 165 (3.39%) Management Information System
9 92 (1.89%) Driving Licence
10 88 (1.81%) iPhone
11 84 (1.72%) Video Conferencing
12 57 (1.17%) Hybrid Cloud
12 57 (1.17%) iPad
12 57 (1.17%) Visualisation
13 54 (1.11%) Client/Server
13 54 (1.11%) EqualLogic
14 53 (1.09%) Smartphone
15 47 (0.96%) User Experience
16 44 (0.90%) Fat Client
16 44 (0.90%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3155 (64.76%) Windows
2 1979 (40.62%) Windows Server
3 1827 (37.50%) Linux
4 1343 (27.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 1070 (21.96%) Windows Server 2012
6 580 (11.90%) Windows 7
6 580 (11.90%) Windows Server 2003
7 569 (11.68%) Unix
8 335 (6.88%) Windows 8
9 329 (6.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 255 (5.23%) CentOS
11 230 (4.72%) Windows XP
12 226 (4.64%) Windows 10
13 194 (3.98%) Ubuntu
14 186 (3.82%) Solaris
15 154 (3.16%) Android
16 129 (2.65%) Debian
17 105 (2.16%) Mac OS X
18 96 (1.97%) Windows Vista
19 68 (1.40%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 955 (19.60%) ITIL
2 504 (10.34%) Load Balancing
3 432 (8.87%) DevOps
4 419 (8.60%) Agile Software Development
5 318 (6.53%) Disaster Recovery
6 291 (5.97%) High Availability
7 249 (5.11%) Configuration Management
8 236 (4.84%) Project Management
9 216 (4.43%) Migration
10 213 (4.37%) Service Management
11 207 (4.25%) Root Cause Analysis
12 200 (4.11%) Open Source
13 197 (4.04%) Continuous Improvement
13 197 (4.04%) Mentoring
14 196 (4.02%) Change Management
15 177 (3.63%) Information Security
16 174 (3.57%) Service Delivery
17 165 (3.39%) Problem Management
18 146 (3.00%) Network Design
19 143 (2.94%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 776 (15.93%) SQL
2 590 (12.11%) PowerShell
3 487 (10.00%) Perl
4 473 (9.71%) Python
5 420 (8.62%) Bash Shell
6 312 (6.40%) Java
7 309 (6.34%) PHP
8 250 (5.13%) JavaScript
9 200 (4.11%) Ruby
10 185 (3.80%) Shell Script
11 126 (2.59%) C
12 87 (1.79%) C++
13 70 (1.44%) VBScript
14 57 (1.17%) C#
15 42 (0.86%) VB
16 30 (0.62%) AWK
16 30 (0.62%) sed
17 27 (0.55%) Tcl
18 23 (0.47%) Korn
19 20 (0.41%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 675 (13.85%) Cisco Certification
2 560 (11.49%) Microsoft Certification
3 491 (10.08%) Degree
4 474 (9.73%) CCNA
5 403 (8.27%) MCSE
6 322 (6.61%) CCNP
7 204 (4.19%) Security Cleared
8 189 (3.88%) MCSA
9 168 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 159 (3.26%) MCP
11 156 (3.20%) MCITP
12 133 (2.73%) SC Cleared
13 94 (1.93%) ITIL Certification
14 82 (1.68%) CISSP
15 60 (1.23%) RHCE
16 59 (1.21%) MCTS
17 47 (0.96%) CEH
18 45 (0.92%) CCIE
19 42 (0.86%) CCDP
20 37 (0.76%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 408 (8.37%) SLA
2 112 (2.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 67 (1.38%) PCI DSS
4 33 (0.68%) QA
5 21 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 20 (0.41%) COBIT
7 17 (0.35%) ISO 9001
8 15 (0.31%) FISMA
9 10 (0.21%) HIPAA
10 9 (0.18%) SSAE 16
11 8 (0.16%) DICOM
12 7 (0.14%) GPG13
13 5 (0.10%) RMADS
14 4 (0.082%) BS7799
14 4 (0.082%) ISAE 3402
15 3 (0.062%) Disclosure Scotland
15 3 (0.062%) SAS 70
16 2 (0.041%) ISO 9000
16 2 (0.041%) PA-DSS
17 1 (0.021%) GMP
System Software
1 2651 (54.41%) Active Directory
2 1466 (30.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 785 (16.11%) Hyper-V
4 455 (9.34%) vSphere
5 287 (5.89%) XenApp
6 281 (5.77%) VMware ESXi
7 236 (4.84%) NFS
8 157 (3.22%) VMware ESX
9 142 (2.91%) Docker
10 117 (2.40%) XenDesktop
11 110 (2.26%) Xen
12 105 (2.16%) Terminal Services
13 68 (1.40%) Squid
14 65 (1.33%) KVM
15 57 (1.17%) Samba
15 57 (1.17%) vCloud
16 54 (1.11%) XenServer
17 48 (0.99%) Microsoft Virtual Server
18 44 (0.90%) VMware Workstation
19 43 (0.88%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 446 (9.15%) SCCM
2 407 (8.35%) Puppet
3 310 (6.36%) SCOM
4 272 (5.58%) Nagios
5 203 (4.17%) Backup Exec
6 196 (4.02%) Opscode Chef
7 191 (3.92%) Ansible
8 137 (2.81%) WSUS
9 127 (2.61%) NetBackup
10 70 (1.44%) McAfee ePO
10 70 (1.44%) Norton AntiVirus
11 68 (1.40%) ZABBIX
12 60 (1.23%) HAProxy
13 57 (1.17%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
14 51 (1.05%) Forefront Identity Manager
15 50 (1.03%) Cacti
15 50 (1.03%) Cisco CUCM
16 46 (0.94%) logstash
16 46 (0.94%) Salt
17 43 (0.88%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 2177 (44.68%) VMware
2 2102 (43.14%) Microsoft
3 1500 (30.79%) Cisco
4 751 (15.41%) HP
5 733 (15.05%) Citrix
6 423 (8.68%) Red Hat
7 342 (7.02%) Oracle
8 307 (6.30%) F5
9 291 (5.97%) Juniper
10 275 (5.64%) Dell
11 250 (5.13%) CheckPoint
12 237 (4.86%) Symantec
13 215 (4.41%) NetApp
14 202 (4.15%) Apple
15 190 (3.90%) IBM
16 173 (3.55%) Veeam
17 169 (3.47%) EMC
18 148 (3.04%) Intel Security
19 121 (2.48%) Google
20 120 (2.46%) 3PAR
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Training
Posted: 20 hours ago
Billericay, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + Training
Posted: 20 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £29,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Dartford, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: £45,000 per annum + Benefits + On Call Allowance
Posted: 12 hours ago
Richmond, Surrey
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leicestershire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Derbyshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Leicestershire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £60k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £24000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Derbyshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Robert Half
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Telford, Shropshire
ESA Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Cheadle, Cheshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + 25 days holiday, Pension, etc
Posted: 13 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Novate IT Ltd
Posted: 18 hours ago
East London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Streamline Connections
Salary: £60000 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
I4 Recruitment
Salary: Market related
Posted: 4 days ago