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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 119 104 106
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +2
Permanent jobs citing DNS 2353 2781 3024
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.61% 2.75% 2.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.43% 16.43% 15.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1915 2410 2439
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
15245 16928 19684
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.94% 16.75% 18.42%
Number of salaries quoted 12612 14155 15617
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 -33 803 £45,000 - 94
South East +7 635 £42,500 +1.19% 72
North West +16 190 £40,000 +14.28% 34
South West +3 183 £35,000 -4.10% 18
West Midlands +67 181 £35,000 +7.69% 27
East of England -20 161 £42,500 +13.33% 29
Yorkshire -33 125 £37,500 +7.14% 23
East Midlands +10 67 £32,500 -13.33% 6
North East +18 20 £35,000 -5.60% 5
DNS
UK

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 2959 (62.29%) Windows
2 2650 (55.79%) DHCP
3 2635 (55.47%) Active Directory
4 2058 (43.33%) VMware
5 1996 (42.02%) Microsoft
6 1940 (40.84%) Firewall
7 1760 (37.05%) Windows Server
8 1730 (36.42%) TCP/IP
9 1614 (33.98%) Linux
10 1569 (33.03%) Cisco
11 1430 (30.11%) VMware Infrastructure
12 1229 (25.87%) MS Exchange
13 1114 (23.45%) Windows Server 2008
14 1059 (22.29%) ITIL
15 1029 (21.66%) VPN
16 1001 (21.07%) WAN
17 969 (20.40%) Windows Server 2012
18 951 (20.02%) LAN
19 852 (17.94%) SQL Server
20 847 (17.83%) MS Excel
21 794 (16.72%) Hyper-V
22 779 (16.40%) SQL
23 755 (15.89%) SAN
24 736 (15.49%) Cisco Certification
25 701 (14.76%) Citrix
26 633 (13.33%) HP
27 632 (13.31%) Finance
28 608 (12.80%) Office 365
29 593 (12.48%) Data Centre
30 584 (12.29%) Microsoft Certification

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 1229 (25.87%) MS Exchange
2 584 (12.29%) IIS
3 534 (11.24%) Exchange Server 2010
4 443 (9.33%) Apache
5 316 (6.65%) SharePoint
6 286 (6.02%) Exchange Server 2013
7 221 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2007
8 218 (4.59%) Skype for Business
9 217 (4.57%) Tomcat
10 167 (3.52%) nginx
11 124 (2.61%) Exchange Server 2003
12 98 (2.06%) JBoss
13 82 (1.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 79 (1.66%) WebLogic
15 72 (1.52%) OpenStack
16 70 (1.47%) CMS
17 61 (1.28%) Elasticsearch
18 53 (1.12%) WebSphere
19 38 (0.80%) SharePoint 2013
20 36 (0.76%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 847 (17.83%) MS Excel
2 444 (9.35%) MS Office
3 54 (1.14%) MS Visio
4 31 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
5 16 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 7 (0.15%) Mozilla Thunderbird
7 6 (0.13%) Photoshop
8 3 (0.063%) MS Project
9 2 (0.042%) Acrobat
9 2 (0.042%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.021%) AutoCAD
10 1 (0.021%) HipChat
10 1 (0.021%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 42 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 28 (0.59%) assyst
3 15 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 15 (0.32%) Sentinel
4 13 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
5 12 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
6 9 (0.19%) SAP BPC
7 5 (0.11%) Temenos T24
7 5 (0.11%) Unit4 Business World
8 4 (0.084%) HiPortfolio
8 4 (0.084%) Infor M3
8 4 (0.084%) Magento
8 4 (0.084%) Sage 50
9 3 (0.063%) Cognos Planning
9 3 (0.063%) HFM
9 3 (0.063%) Misys Opics
9 3 (0.063%) ResourceLink
9 3 (0.063%) WebTrends
10 2 (0.042%) Bankmaster
10 2 (0.042%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 608 (12.80%) Office 365
2 444 (9.35%) Amazon AWS
3 400 (8.42%) Microsoft Azure
4 138 (2.91%) SaaS
5 117 (2.46%) Cloud Computing
6 91 (1.92%) IaaS
7 60 (1.26%) PaaS
8 46 (0.97%) Amazon EC2
9 44 (0.93%) Azure Active Directory
9 44 (0.93%) Mimecast
10 35 (0.74%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 31 (0.65%) Amazon S3
12 22 (0.46%) Google Apps
13 18 (0.38%) Google Cloud Platform
14 17 (0.36%) GitHub
14 17 (0.36%) IBM Cloud
15 16 (0.34%) AWS CloudFormation
15 16 (0.34%) SoftLayer
16 15 (0.32%) Route 53
17 13 (0.27%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 2650 (55.79%) DHCP
2 1940 (40.84%) Firewall
3 1730 (36.42%) TCP/IP
4 1029 (21.66%) VPN
5 1001 (21.07%) WAN
6 951 (20.02%) LAN
7 755 (15.89%) SAN
8 545 (11.47%) HTTP
9 504 (10.61%) Internet
10 454 (9.56%) VoIP
11 442 (9.31%) MPLS
12 440 (9.26%) Network Security
13 438 (9.22%) SMTP
14 433 (9.12%) VLAN
15 424 (8.93%) SSL
16 405 (8.53%) Wireless
17 337 (7.09%) BGP
18 334 (7.03%) Cisco ASA
19 328 (6.91%) OSPF
20 314 (6.61%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 852 (17.94%) SQL Server
2 361 (7.60%) MySQL
3 154 (3.24%) SQL Server 2008
4 89 (1.87%) SQL Server 2012
5 86 (1.81%) MongoDB
6 78 (1.64%) PostgreSQL
6 78 (1.64%) Relational Database
7 59 (1.24%) Oracle Database
8 58 (1.22%) NoSQL
9 56 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
10 50 (1.05%) Redis
11 40 (0.84%) Big Data
12 38 (0.80%) Amazon RDS
13 35 (0.74%) Hadoop
14 33 (0.69%) SQL Server 2014
15 32 (0.67%) Data Warehouse
16 30 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 28 (0.59%) Apache Cassandra
18 25 (0.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 19 (0.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 174 (3.66%) Git (software)
2 151 (3.18%) Jenkins
3 64 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
4 62 (1.31%) JIRA
5 48 (1.01%) Visual Studio
6 46 (0.97%) Vagrant
7 44 (0.93%) Subversion
8 37 (0.78%) Selenium
9 35 (0.74%) JMeter
10 32 (0.67%) LoadRunner
11 31 (0.65%) Maven
12 30 (0.63%) Gatling
13 27 (0.57%) Ant
14 26 (0.55%) TestNG
15 25 (0.53%) Octopus Deploy
16 23 (0.48%) TeamCity
17 22 (0.46%) WinDbg
18 19 (0.40%) VSS/SourceSafe
19 15 (0.32%) Introscope
20 13 (0.27%) Grunt
General
1 632 (13.31%) Finance
2 440 (9.26%) Telecoms
3 157 (3.31%) Banking
4 134 (2.82%) Retail
5 106 (2.23%) Publishing
6 92 (1.94%) Manufacturing
7 82 (1.73%) Marketing
8 70 (1.47%) Law
8 70 (1.47%) Legal
9 56 (1.18%) Back Office
10 42 (0.88%) French Language
11 35 (0.74%) Games
12 30 (0.63%) Electronics
12 30 (0.63%) Spanish Language
13 26 (0.55%) German Language
14 23 (0.48%) Investment Banking
15 20 (0.42%) Financial Institution
16 17 (0.36%) Billing
17 15 (0.32%) Advertising
18 9 (0.19%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 714 (15.03%) Support Engineer
2 644 (13.56%) Analyst
2 644 (13.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 594 (12.51%) Network Engineer
4 446 (9.39%) Administrator
5 340 (7.16%) Systems Administrator
6 319 (6.72%) IT Engineer
7 301 (6.34%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 301 (6.34%) IT Support
8 296 (6.23%) Support Analyst
9 268 (5.64%) Systems Engineer
10 237 (4.99%) 3rd Line Support
11 231 (4.86%) Windows Engineer
12 225 (4.74%) 2nd Line Support
13 219 (4.61%) Linux Engineer
14 191 (4.02%) Architect
15 183 (3.85%) Server Engineer
16 170 (3.58%) Linux Administrator
17 162 (3.41%) IT Support Engineer
18 156 (3.28%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 232 (4.88%) Web Services
2 203 (4.27%) LAMP
3 180 (3.79%) .NET
4 147 (3.09%) HTML
5 101 (2.13%) LEMP Stack
6 81 (1.71%) Middleware
7 79 (1.66%) CSS
8 72 (1.52%) XML
9 64 (1.35%) ASP.NET
10 62 (1.31%) 802.1X
10 62 (1.31%) REST
11 51 (1.07%) JSON
12 47 (0.99%) Node.js
13 43 (0.91%) Ajax
14 37 (0.78%) HTML5
15 33 (0.69%) jQuery
15 33 (0.69%) LAPP Stack
16 32 (0.67%) SOAP
17 30 (0.63%) Regular Expression
18 28 (0.59%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 593 (12.48%) Data Centre
2 372 (7.83%) Analytical Skills
3 233 (4.91%) Clustering
4 204 (4.29%) Computer Science
5 200 (4.21%) Management Information System
6 167 (3.52%) Blackberry
7 128 (2.69%) Replication
8 127 (2.67%) PKI
9 101 (2.13%) Driving Licence
10 90 (1.89%) Video Conferencing
11 71 (1.49%) iPhone
12 65 (1.37%) iPad
12 65 (1.37%) Public Cloud
13 54 (1.14%) Client/Server
14 52 (1.09%) Statistics
15 50 (1.05%) Hybrid Cloud
16 45 (0.95%) Hedge funds
17 42 (0.88%) Mathematics
18 38 (0.80%) User Experience
19 35 (0.74%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2959 (62.29%) Windows
2 1760 (37.05%) Windows Server
3 1614 (33.98%) Linux
4 1114 (23.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 969 (20.40%) Windows Server 2012
6 542 (11.41%) Windows 7
7 489 (10.29%) Windows Server 2003
8 462 (9.73%) Unix
9 283 (5.96%) Windows 8
10 266 (5.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 256 (5.39%) Windows 10
12 229 (4.82%) CentOS
13 153 (3.22%) Ubuntu
14 146 (3.07%) Solaris
15 142 (2.99%) Windows XP
16 111 (2.34%) Android
17 105 (2.21%) Mac OS X
18 72 (1.52%) Debian
19 59 (1.24%) Apple iOS
20 50 (1.05%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1059 (22.29%) ITIL
2 420 (8.84%) Load Balancing
3 387 (8.15%) DevOps
4 345 (7.26%) Agile Software Development
5 271 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
6 248 (5.22%) High Availability
7 243 (5.12%) Service Management
8 228 (4.80%) Migration
9 217 (4.57%) Project Management
10 214 (4.51%) Change Management
11 203 (4.27%) Configuration Management
12 200 (4.21%) Information Security
13 196 (4.13%) Mentoring
14 190 (4.00%) Root Cause Analysis
15 183 (3.85%) Service Delivery
16 179 (3.77%) Presales
17 174 (3.66%) Network Design
18 168 (3.54%) Continuous Improvement
18 168 (3.54%) Problem Management
19 158 (3.33%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 779 (16.40%) SQL
2 555 (11.68%) PowerShell
3 462 (9.73%) Python
4 440 (9.26%) Perl
5 347 (7.31%) Bash Shell
6 288 (6.06%) Java
7 247 (5.20%) PHP
8 187 (3.94%) Ruby
9 186 (3.92%) JavaScript
10 139 (2.93%) Shell Script
11 132 (2.78%) C
12 96 (2.02%) C++
13 80 (1.68%) C#
14 73 (1.54%) VBScript
15 64 (1.35%) VB
16 27 (0.57%) T-SQL
17 26 (0.55%) Korn
18 20 (0.42%) Go
19 19 (0.40%) VBA
20 17 (0.36%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 736 (15.49%) Cisco Certification
2 584 (12.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 530 (11.16%) CCNA
4 488 (10.27%) Degree
5 436 (9.18%) MCSE
6 325 (6.84%) CCNP
7 253 (5.33%) MCSA
8 238 (5.01%) Security Cleared
9 182 (3.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 154 (3.24%) SC Cleared
11 147 (3.09%) MCP
12 130 (2.74%) MCITP
13 105 (2.21%) CISSP
14 90 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
15 69 (1.45%) CCIE
16 64 (1.35%) CEH
17 57 (1.20%) DV Cleared
18 51 (1.07%) RHCE
19 45 (0.95%) RHCSA
20 43 (0.91%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 374 (7.87%) SLA
2 170 (3.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 155 (3.26%) PCI DSS
4 52 (1.09%) QA
5 30 (0.63%) ISO 9001
6 23 (0.48%) Disclosure Scotland
7 19 (0.40%) FISMA
8 17 (0.36%) COBIT
9 14 (0.29%) HIPAA
10 5 (0.11%) PA-DSS
10 5 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 4 (0.084%) ISAE 3402
11 4 (0.084%) ISO27002
12 3 (0.063%) SSAE 16
13 2 (0.042%) DICOM
14 1 (0.021%) GPG13
System Software
1 2635 (55.47%) Active Directory
2 1430 (30.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 794 (16.72%) Hyper-V
4 506 (10.65%) vSphere
5 261 (5.49%) XenApp
6 200 (4.21%) VMware ESXi
7 196 (4.13%) VMware ESX
8 143 (3.01%) NFS
9 130 (2.74%) XenDesktop
10 114 (2.40%) Virtual Servers
11 106 (2.23%) Terminal Services
12 104 (2.19%) Docker
13 98 (2.06%) Virtual Machines
14 93 (1.96%) vCloud
15 78 (1.64%) KVM
16 70 (1.47%) Firmware
17 61 (1.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
18 59 (1.24%) Xen
19 45 (0.95%) Squid
20 39 (0.82%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 463 (9.75%) SCCM
2 360 (7.58%) Puppet
3 340 (7.16%) SCOM
4 250 (5.26%) Nagios
5 202 (4.25%) Ansible
6 183 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
7 165 (3.47%) WSUS
8 145 (3.05%) NetBackup
9 141 (2.97%) Backup Exec
10 75 (1.58%) Norton AntiVirus
11 68 (1.43%) AirWatch
12 63 (1.33%) Microsoft Clustering
13 57 (1.20%) ZABBIX
14 56 (1.18%) HAProxy
15 50 (1.05%) Forefront Identity Manager
16 48 (1.01%) logstash
17 38 (0.80%) Cacti
18 35 (0.74%) SCVMM
19 34 (0.72%) HP SIM
19 34 (0.72%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 2058 (43.33%) VMware
2 1996 (42.02%) Microsoft
3 1569 (33.03%) Cisco
4 701 (14.76%) Citrix
5 633 (13.33%) HP
6 354 (7.45%) Juniper
7 339 (7.14%) Red Hat
8 309 (6.51%) Oracle
9 280 (5.89%) CheckPoint
10 249 (5.24%) F5
11 206 (4.34%) Veeam
12 200 (4.21%) EMC
13 192 (4.04%) Dell
14 189 (3.98%) Symantec
15 170 (3.58%) IBM
16 160 (3.37%) Apple
17 145 (3.05%) NetApp
18 141 (2.97%) SolarWinds
19 140 (2.95%) Palo Alto
20 112 (2.36%) 3PAR
Cleckheaton, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £32000 - £36000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
West Midlands
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + pension
Posted: 7 hours ago
Hampton, Middlesex
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £19000 per annum + Great Benefits + Company
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 8 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
East London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Posted: 2 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Rockfield
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum including pension, profit share
Posted: 7 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £40k - 45k per year
Posted: 8 hours ago
Midlands
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £57000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £57500.00 per annum + package & bonus
Posted: 8 hours ago
Epsom, Surrey
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 6 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bury, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Harrow, Middlesex
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £22,000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Spinnaker Red
Salary: Up to £24,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + bens
Posted: 8 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Networking People
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Hampshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Rebel Recruitment
Salary: From £22,000 to £27,000 per annum + 10% shift allowance
Posted: Yesterday
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Dartford, Kent
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits 5k Car Allowance, Life Insurance,
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £85000 - £95000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 5 hours ago