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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Domain Name System (DNS)
UK / England
Rank 131 125 103
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -22
Permanent jobs citing DNS 1929 2443 2977
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.43% 2.59% 2.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.00% 15.00% 16.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1634 2031 2460
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,878
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.68%

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
12864 16291 18463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.21% 17.25% 18.47%
Number of salaries quoted 10519 13619 14996
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 27 February 2017.

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 27 February 2017. 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 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 -4 737 £50,000 +11.11% 113
South East -3 503 £44,500 +11.25% 66
Yorkshire +15 159 £32,500 -13.64% 19
East of England -36 135 £41,500 +15.27% 21
North West +13 120 £34,500 +23.21% 28
West Midlands +31 100 £35,000 -5.40% 18
South West -33 93 £35,000 -11.21% 17
East Midlands +22 71 £42,500 +6.25% 9
North East +27 32 £30,000 -0.82% 7
Midlands +13 1 £38,500 +10.00%
DNS
UK

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 2540 (61.13%) Windows
2 2459 (59.18%) DHCP
3 2228 (53.62%) Active Directory
4 1717 (41.32%) Firewall
5 1690 (40.67%) Microsoft
6 1679 (40.41%) VMware
7 1561 (37.57%) Windows Server
8 1450 (34.90%) TCP/IP
9 1353 (32.56%) Cisco
10 1268 (30.52%) Linux
11 1166 (28.06%) VMware Infrastructure
12 1019 (24.52%) Windows Server 2008
13 1011 (24.33%) LAN
14 998 (24.02%) WAN
15 971 (23.37%) Windows Server 2012
16 889 (21.40%) MS Exchange
17 866 (20.84%) Cisco Certification
18 835 (20.10%) VPN
19 829 (19.95%) ITIL
20 719 (17.30%) MS Excel
21 678 (16.32%) Hyper-V
22 675 (16.25%) SQL Server
23 668 (16.08%) SQL
24 640 (15.40%) Office 365
25 635 (15.28%) Data Centre
26 579 (13.94%) Citrix
27 557 (13.41%) IIS
28 523 (12.59%) Finance
29 514 (12.37%) PowerShell
30 512 (12.32%) CCNP

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
1 889 (21.40%) MS Exchange
2 557 (13.41%) IIS
3 414 (9.96%) Exchange Server 2010
4 350 (8.42%) Apache
5 281 (6.76%) SharePoint
6 254 (6.11%) Skype for Business
7 230 (5.54%) Exchange Server 2013
8 211 (5.08%) Tomcat
9 120 (2.89%) Exchange Server 2007
10 104 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2003
10 104 (2.50%) nginx
11 76 (1.83%) JBoss
12 66 (1.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 58 (1.40%) Elasticsearch
14 42 (1.01%) SharePoint 2013
15 41 (0.99%) OpenStack
16 34 (0.82%) SharePoint 2010
17 25 (0.60%) CMS
17 25 (0.60%) WebLogic
18 23 (0.55%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 719 (17.30%) MS Excel
2 425 (10.23%) MS Office
3 62 (1.49%) MS Visio
4 34 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
5 16 (0.39%) MS Project
6 15 (0.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 4 (0.096%) Pro/ENGINEER
7 4 (0.096%) PTC Creo
8 3 (0.072%) Mozilla Thunderbird
8 3 (0.072%) Photoshop
9 2 (0.048%) AutoCAD
9 2 (0.048%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.048%) Vectorworks
10 1 (0.024%) Autodesk Flame
10 1 (0.024%) Houdini
10 1 (0.024%) Maya
10 1 (0.024%) NUKE
Business Applications
1 26 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (0.34%) assyst
3 13 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 12 (0.29%) Visualfiles
5 7 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
6 6 (0.14%) SAP BPC
7 4 (0.096%) Dynamics AX
7 4 (0.096%) Dynamics NAV
7 4 (0.096%) Infor CRM
7 4 (0.096%) Magento
8 3 (0.072%) Oracle Applications
8 3 (0.072%) SAP CRM
8 3 (0.072%) WebTrends
9 2 (0.048%) Oracle Retail
9 2 (0.048%) Payment Gateway
9 2 (0.048%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 2 (0.048%) Sentinel
10 1 (0.024%) Eikon
10 1 (0.024%) OpenCart
10 1 (0.024%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 640 (15.40%) Office 365
2 484 (11.65%) Amazon AWS
3 415 (9.99%) Microsoft Azure
4 106 (2.55%) IaaS
5 92 (2.21%) PaaS
6 80 (1.93%) SaaS
7 69 (1.66%) Cloud Computing
8 41 (0.99%) Mimecast
9 38 (0.91%) Amazon EC2
10 37 (0.89%) Azure Active Directory
11 32 (0.77%) Amazon S3
11 32 (0.77%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 31 (0.75%) G Suite
13 24 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
14 22 (0.53%) AWS CloudFormation
15 20 (0.48%) IBM Cloud
15 20 (0.48%) SoftLayer
16 17 (0.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
17 12 (0.29%) Heroku
17 12 (0.29%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 2459 (59.18%) DHCP
2 1717 (41.32%) Firewall
3 1450 (34.90%) TCP/IP
4 1011 (24.33%) LAN
5 998 (24.02%) WAN
6 835 (20.10%) VPN
7 493 (11.87%) SAN
8 481 (11.58%) Network Security
9 465 (11.19%) Internet
10 427 (10.28%) VLAN
11 410 (9.87%) Wireless
12 407 (9.80%) BGP
13 403 (9.70%) MPLS
14 392 (9.43%) VoIP
15 380 (9.15%) SSL
16 360 (8.66%) OSPF
17 343 (8.26%) HTTP
18 315 (7.58%) SMTP
19 300 (7.22%) Cisco ASA
20 253 (6.09%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 675 (16.25%) SQL Server
2 224 (5.39%) MySQL
3 156 (3.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 102 (2.45%) SQL Server 2012
5 63 (1.52%) Relational Database
6 54 (1.30%) SQL Server 2005
7 50 (1.20%) Oracle Database
8 46 (1.11%) NoSQL
9 44 (1.06%) PostgreSQL
10 43 (1.03%) Amazon RDS
11 41 (0.99%) MongoDB
12 32 (0.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 29 (0.70%) SQL Server 2014
14 26 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 24 (0.58%) Apache Cassandra
15 24 (0.58%) Redis
16 23 (0.55%) Big Data
17 21 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
18 17 (0.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 15 (0.36%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 169 (4.07%) Git (software)
2 133 (3.20%) Jenkins
3 46 (1.11%) Subversion
4 40 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
5 39 (0.94%) JIRA
6 34 (0.82%) MSI
7 33 (0.79%) Visual Studio
8 31 (0.75%) TeamCity
9 28 (0.67%) Vagrant
10 16 (0.39%) Octopus Deploy
11 15 (0.36%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 13 (0.31%) WinDbg
13 12 (0.29%) Ant
13 12 (0.29%) Maven
13 12 (0.29%) Mercurial
14 10 (0.24%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
15 9 (0.22%) Bitbucket
15 9 (0.22%) MSBuild
15 9 (0.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
16 8 (0.19%) InstallShield
General
1 523 (12.59%) Finance
2 275 (6.62%) Telecoms
3 96 (2.31%) Banking
4 89 (2.14%) Retail
5 87 (2.09%) Publishing
6 85 (2.05%) Marketing
7 69 (1.66%) Legal
8 52 (1.25%) Manufacturing
9 48 (1.16%) Law
10 46 (1.11%) Back Office
11 37 (0.89%) Advertising
12 30 (0.72%) Games
13 28 (0.67%) French Language
14 24 (0.58%) Spanish Language
15 23 (0.55%) Financial Institution
16 22 (0.53%) Electronics
17 16 (0.39%) Automotive
18 15 (0.36%) Aerospace
19 13 (0.31%) German Language
19 13 (0.31%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 645 (15.52%) Network Engineer
2 537 (12.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 530 (12.76%) Analyst
4 499 (12.01%) Support Engineer
5 411 (9.89%) Administrator
6 309 (7.44%) Systems Administrator
7 290 (6.98%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 283 (6.81%) IT Support
9 253 (6.09%) Support Analyst
10 222 (5.34%) IT Engineer
11 204 (4.91%) Systems Engineer
12 201 (4.84%) 2nd Line Support
13 194 (4.67%) 3rd Line Support
13 194 (4.67%) Linux Engineer
14 191 (4.60%) Windows Engineer
15 177 (4.26%) Architect
16 157 (3.78%) Cisco Engineer
16 157 (3.78%) Senior Network Engineer
17 153 (3.68%) Infrastructure Support
18 137 (3.30%) 2nd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 246 (5.92%) Web Services
2 156 (3.75%) .NET
3 126 (3.03%) HTML
4 123 (2.96%) LAMP
5 94 (2.26%) 802.1X
6 87 (2.09%) CSS
7 51 (1.23%) REST
7 51 (1.23%) XML
8 49 (1.18%) ASP.NET
9 46 (1.11%) Middleware
10 38 (0.91%) HTML5
11 33 (0.79%) LEMP Stack
12 30 (0.72%) SOAP
13 29 (0.70%) AngularJS
13 29 (0.70%) jQuery
14 26 (0.63%) Ajax
15 25 (0.60%) CSS3
16 24 (0.58%) RESTful
17 23 (0.55%) JSON
17 23 (0.55%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 635 (15.28%) Data Centre
2 382 (9.19%) Analytical Skills
3 221 (5.32%) Clustering
4 200 (4.81%) Computer Science
5 189 (4.55%) Management Information System
6 140 (3.37%) PKI
7 129 (3.10%) Driving Licence
8 106 (2.55%) Blackberry
9 84 (2.02%) Replication
10 81 (1.95%) Public Cloud
11 70 (1.68%) Video Conferencing
12 66 (1.59%) Linux Command Line
13 51 (1.23%) Client/Server
14 50 (1.20%) NHS
15 43 (1.03%) CMDB
15 43 (1.03%) Hybrid Cloud
15 43 (1.03%) iPad
15 43 (1.03%) User Experience
16 38 (0.91%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
17 37 (0.89%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 2540 (61.13%) Windows
2 1561 (37.57%) Windows Server
3 1268 (30.52%) Linux
4 1019 (24.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 971 (23.37%) Windows Server 2012
6 508 (12.23%) Windows 7
7 395 (9.51%) Windows Server 2003
8 354 (8.52%) Unix
9 285 (6.86%) Windows 10
10 256 (6.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 250 (6.02%) Windows 8
12 140 (3.37%) CentOS
13 130 (3.13%) Ubuntu
14 124 (2.98%) Mac OS X
15 118 (2.84%) Windows XP
16 110 (2.65%) Solaris
17 82 (1.97%) Debian
18 57 (1.37%) Android
19 51 (1.23%) Apple iOS
20 48 (1.16%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 829 (19.95%) ITIL
2 363 (8.74%) Load Balancing
3 335 (8.06%) Disaster Recovery
4 331 (7.97%) DevOps
5 280 (6.74%) High Availability
6 255 (6.14%) Service Management
7 243 (5.85%) Agile Software Development
8 236 (5.68%) Network Design
9 228 (5.49%) Migration
10 225 (5.42%) Change Management
11 218 (5.25%) Project Management
11 218 (5.25%) Service Delivery
12 204 (4.91%) Configuration Management
13 179 (4.31%) Open Source
14 178 (4.28%) Network Management
15 169 (4.07%) Problem Management
16 164 (3.95%) Information Security
17 158 (3.80%) Root Cause Analysis
18 152 (3.66%) Mentoring
19 130 (3.13%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 668 (16.08%) SQL
2 514 (12.37%) PowerShell
3 390 (9.39%) Python
4 304 (7.32%) Perl
5 257 (6.19%) Bash Shell
6 246 (5.92%) Java
7 200 (4.81%) PHP
8 139 (3.35%) JavaScript
9 127 (3.06%) Ruby
10 124 (2.98%) C#
11 101 (2.43%) Shell Script
12 73 (1.76%) C
13 59 (1.42%) VB
13 59 (1.42%) VBScript
14 57 (1.37%) C++
15 34 (0.82%) T-SQL
16 28 (0.67%) VB.NET
17 20 (0.48%) Go
18 19 (0.46%) Groovy
19 18 (0.43%) VBA
Qualifications
1 866 (20.84%) Cisco Certification
2 512 (12.32%) CCNP
3 510 (12.27%) Microsoft Certification
4 497 (11.96%) CCNA
5 420 (10.11%) Degree
6 345 (8.30%) MCSE
7 257 (6.19%) Security Cleared
8 170 (4.09%) MCSA
9 167 (4.02%) MCP
10 162 (3.90%) CCIE
11 161 (3.87%) SC Cleared
12 125 (3.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 89 (2.14%) MCITP
14 72 (1.73%) CISSP
15 57 (1.37%) DV Cleared
16 48 (1.16%) Citrix Certification
17 45 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
18 42 (1.01%) LPIC
19 39 (0.94%) BPSS Clearance
20 34 (0.82%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 287 (6.91%) SLA
2 180 (4.33%) PCI DSS
3 97 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 39 (0.94%) Disclosure Scotland
5 25 (0.60%) QA
5 25 (0.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 9 (0.22%) ISO27002
7 8 (0.19%) ISO 9001
8 7 (0.17%) FISMA
9 6 (0.14%) PMO
10 5 (0.12%) SSAE 16
11 3 (0.072%) GPG13
12 2 (0.048%) Cyber Essentials
12 2 (0.048%) GDPR
12 2 (0.048%) ISO22301
13 1 (0.024%) COBIT
13 1 (0.024%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 1 (0.024%) ISAE 3402
13 1 (0.024%) PA-DSS
System Software
1 2228 (53.62%) Active Directory
2 1166 (28.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 678 (16.32%) Hyper-V
4 329 (7.92%) vSphere
5 253 (6.09%) XenApp
6 175 (4.21%) VMware ESXi
7 159 (3.83%) VMware ESX
8 109 (2.62%) Terminal Services
9 100 (2.41%) NFS
9 100 (2.41%) XenDesktop
10 94 (2.26%) Firmware
11 88 (2.12%) Virtual Machines
12 72 (1.73%) Docker
13 67 (1.61%) Virtual Servers
14 65 (1.56%) vCloud
15 57 (1.37%) XenServer
16 54 (1.30%) Microsoft App-V
17 46 (1.11%) Samba
18 40 (0.96%) VMware Workstation
19 39 (0.94%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 413 (9.94%) SCCM
2 321 (7.73%) Puppet
3 295 (7.10%) SCOM
4 208 (5.01%) Nagios
5 183 (4.40%) Ansible
6 155 (3.73%) Backup Exec
7 150 (3.61%) Opscode Chef
8 146 (3.51%) WSUS
9 102 (2.45%) NetBackup
10 89 (2.14%) Microsoft Clustering
11 56 (1.35%) Red Hat Satellite
12 42 (1.01%) Cisco Prime
12 42 (1.01%) Host Intrusion Detection System
12 42 (1.01%) Norton AntiVirus
13 40 (0.96%) AirWatch
14 37 (0.89%) ZABBIX
15 35 (0.84%) Cacti
16 34 (0.82%) Salt
17 31 (0.75%) HAProxy
18 30 (0.72%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 1690 (40.67%) Microsoft
2 1679 (40.41%) VMware
3 1353 (32.56%) Cisco
4 579 (13.94%) Citrix
5 388 (9.34%) HP
6 383 (9.22%) Juniper
7 314 (7.56%) Red Hat
8 263 (6.33%) Palo Alto
9 250 (6.02%) CheckPoint
10 231 (5.56%) F5
11 190 (4.57%) Oracle
12 171 (4.12%) NetApp
13 169 (4.07%) Dell
14 165 (3.97%) SolarWinds
15 160 (3.85%) Apple
16 138 (3.32%) Veeam
17 128 (3.08%) Symantec
18 116 (2.79%) IBM
19 115 (2.77%) EMC
20 96 (2.31%) Avaya
East London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Wiltshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary Package
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £26000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Washington, Tyne and Wear
Central Employment
Salary: From £18,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary Package
Posted: 3 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Client Server
Salary: £23k to £28k + benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Heywood, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: £22,000 per annum £4000 car allowance
Posted: 6 hours ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: 5 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
South West London
Heat Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
South East London
RM plc
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package and Oncall
Posted: 9 hours ago
South East London
RM plc
Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
South East London
Trinity College
Salary: £45,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Pontefract, West Yorkshire
Dempsey Dyer Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £20,000 per annum 24 days annual leave, free parking,
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£75,000 plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
The North Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + training, benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Central London / West End
Russell King Associates
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum 27 days annual leave, spot bonuses,
Posted: 12 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Westerham, Kent
Searchability
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £36k+ benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £14000 - £16000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago