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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 125 104 102
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -2
Permanent jobs citing DNS 2342 2907 3068
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.55% 2.84% 2.80%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.12% 16.69% 15.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1985 2445 2515
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 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.63%
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
15488 17414 19599
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.89% 16.99% 17.88%
Number of salaries quoted 12978 14401 15775
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 -4 905 £50,000 +9.89% 113
South East -15 609 £42,500 +6.25% 89
South West +24 208 £30,000 -12.79% 21
East of England -30 165 £40,000 +3.89% 27
Yorkshire +1 148 £38,000 +8.57% 20
North West -34 129 £42,500 +30.76% 23
West Midlands -14 108 £33,250 - 24
East Midlands +22 75 £30,750 -21.32% 4
North East +7 19 £32,500 +13.04% 4
DNS
UK

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 3152 (63.72%) Windows
2 2692 (54.42%) Active Directory
3 2650 (53.57%) DHCP
4 2194 (44.35%) VMware
5 2106 (42.57%) Microsoft
6 1947 (39.36%) Windows Server
7 1923 (38.87%) Firewall
8 1866 (37.72%) TCP/IP
9 1795 (36.28%) Linux
10 1561 (31.55%) Cisco
11 1477 (29.86%) VMware Infrastructure
12 1321 (26.70%) MS Exchange
13 1252 (25.31%) Windows Server 2008
14 1080 (21.83%) Windows Server 2012
15 1069 (21.61%) VPN
16 983 (19.87%) ITIL
17 955 (19.30%) WAN
18 934 (18.88%) MS Excel
19 918 (18.56%) LAN
20 892 (18.03%) SAN
21 832 (16.82%) SQL Server
22 817 (16.52%) Hyper-V
23 755 (15.26%) Citrix
24 752 (15.20%) SQL
25 732 (14.80%) HP
26 690 (13.95%) Cisco Certification
27 671 (13.56%) Finance
28 635 (12.84%) Office 365
29 622 (12.57%) Exchange Server 2010
30 597 (12.07%) 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 1321 (26.70%) MS Exchange
2 622 (12.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 580 (11.72%) IIS
4 485 (9.80%) Apache
5 338 (6.83%) Exchange Server 2013
6 319 (6.45%) SharePoint
7 278 (5.62%) Tomcat
8 254 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2007
9 228 (4.61%) Skype for Business
10 165 (3.34%) Exchange Server 2003
11 161 (3.25%) nginx
12 129 (2.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 128 (2.59%) JBoss
14 108 (2.18%) WebLogic
15 96 (1.94%) OpenStack
16 80 (1.62%) WebSphere
17 78 (1.58%) CMS
18 50 (1.01%) Elasticsearch
19 48 (0.97%) SharePoint 2013
20 47 (0.95%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 934 (18.88%) MS Excel
2 488 (9.86%) MS Office
3 43 (0.87%) MS Visio
4 41 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
5 14 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 10 (0.20%) Photoshop
7 7 (0.14%) MS Project
8 5 (0.10%) AutoCAD
9 2 (0.040%) Acrobat
9 2 (0.040%) Adobe Illustrator
10 1 (0.020%) Adobe After Effects
10 1 (0.020%) CINEMA 4D
10 1 (0.020%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 64 (1.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 20 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 19 (0.38%) assyst
4 15 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
5 13 (0.26%) Unit4 Business World
6 10 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
7 9 (0.18%) Cognos Planning
7 9 (0.18%) Oracle Applications
7 9 (0.18%) ResourceLink
7 9 (0.18%) Sentinel
8 6 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
9 5 (0.10%) Oracle EBS
9 5 (0.10%) Temenos T24
10 4 (0.081%) Bankmaster
10 4 (0.081%) Hi Portfolio
10 4 (0.081%) Infor M3
10 4 (0.081%) Sage 50
11 3 (0.061%) Documaker
11 3 (0.061%) Magento
11 3 (0.061%) MetaTrader
Cloud Services
1 635 (12.84%) Office 365
2 408 (8.25%) Amazon AWS
3 383 (7.74%) Microsoft Azure
4 142 (2.87%) SaaS
5 113 (2.28%) Cloud Computing
6 104 (2.10%) IaaS
7 57 (1.15%) PaaS
8 44 (0.89%) Azure Active Directory
9 43 (0.87%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 40 (0.81%) Google Cloud Platform
11 39 (0.79%) Mimecast
12 37 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
13 32 (0.65%) Google Apps
14 24 (0.49%) Google Compute Engine
15 19 (0.38%) Amazon S3
15 19 (0.38%) GitHub
16 17 (0.34%) SoftLayer
17 15 (0.30%) OneDrive
18 12 (0.24%) AWS CloudFormation
19 11 (0.22%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 2650 (53.57%) DHCP
2 1923 (38.87%) Firewall
3 1866 (37.72%) TCP/IP
4 1069 (21.61%) VPN
5 955 (19.30%) WAN
6 918 (18.56%) LAN
7 892 (18.03%) SAN
8 584 (11.81%) HTTP
9 483 (9.76%) Internet
10 477 (9.64%) VoIP
11 462 (9.34%) SMTP
12 444 (8.98%) SSL
13 415 (8.39%) VLAN
14 400 (8.09%) MPLS
15 363 (7.34%) Network Security
16 351 (7.10%) Wireless
17 348 (7.03%) LDAP
18 328 (6.63%) Cisco ASA
19 320 (6.47%) OSPF
20 304 (6.15%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 832 (16.82%) SQL Server
2 429 (8.67%) MySQL
3 136 (2.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 96 (1.94%) SQL Server 2012
5 94 (1.90%) PostgreSQL
6 93 (1.88%) MongoDB
7 78 (1.58%) Oracle Database
8 71 (1.44%) NoSQL
9 68 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
10 60 (1.21%) Relational Database
11 52 (1.05%) Redis
11 52 (1.05%) SQL Server 2014
12 50 (1.01%) Hadoop
13 44 (0.89%) Apache Cassandra
14 41 (0.83%) Big Data
15 29 (0.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 25 (0.51%) Amazon RDS
17 19 (0.38%) Oracle Database 11g
18 17 (0.34%) Oracle Database 12c
18 17 (0.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 208 (4.20%) Git (software)
2 177 (3.58%) Jenkins
3 71 (1.44%) JIRA
4 59 (1.19%) Vagrant
5 50 (1.01%) Subversion
5 50 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
5 50 (1.01%) Visual Studio
6 35 (0.71%) TeamCity
7 33 (0.67%) Selenium
7 33 (0.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 30 (0.61%) Maven
9 28 (0.57%) JMeter
10 25 (0.51%) Octopus Deploy
11 24 (0.49%) Introscope
11 24 (0.49%) LoadRunner
12 21 (0.42%) Ant
12 21 (0.42%) Gatling
13 20 (0.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 20 (0.40%) TestNG
14 15 (0.30%) WinDbg
General
1 671 (13.56%) Finance
2 428 (8.65%) Telecoms
3 154 (3.11%) Banking
4 148 (2.99%) Retail
5 101 (2.04%) Manufacturing
6 92 (1.86%) Publishing
7 85 (1.72%) Law
8 84 (1.70%) Marketing
9 70 (1.41%) Legal
10 62 (1.25%) Back Office
11 37 (0.75%) Games
12 35 (0.71%) Financial Institution
13 32 (0.65%) Electronics
14 27 (0.55%) French Language
15 26 (0.53%) German Language
16 16 (0.32%) Multimedia
17 14 (0.28%) Billing
17 14 (0.28%) Investment Banking
17 14 (0.28%) Spanish Language
18 13 (0.26%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 787 (15.91%) Support Engineer
2 716 (14.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 620 (12.53%) Analyst
4 589 (11.91%) Network Engineer
5 532 (10.75%) Administrator
6 391 (7.90%) Systems Administrator
7 351 (7.10%) IT Engineer
8 333 (6.73%) IT Support
9 311 (6.29%) Support Analyst
10 308 (6.23%) Systems Engineer
11 307 (6.21%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 274 (5.54%) Linux Engineer
13 251 (5.07%) Windows Engineer
14 243 (4.91%) 3rd Line Support
15 228 (4.61%) 2nd Line Support
16 215 (4.35%) Linux Administrator
17 197 (3.98%) Server Engineer
18 194 (3.92%) Linux Systems Administrator
19 186 (3.76%) IT Support Engineer
20 179 (3.62%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 253 (5.11%) LAMP
2 237 (4.79%) Web Services
3 199 (4.02%) HTML
4 180 (3.64%) .NET
5 139 (2.81%) CSS
6 100 (2.02%) Middleware
7 99 (2.00%) LEMP Stack
8 92 (1.86%) XML
9 63 (1.27%) jQuery
9 63 (1.27%) JSON
10 59 (1.19%) ASP.NET
11 50 (1.01%) 802.1X
12 44 (0.89%) Ajax
12 44 (0.89%) REST
13 43 (0.87%) Node.js
14 35 (0.71%) HTML5
15 34 (0.69%) SOAP
16 32 (0.65%) LAPP Stack
17 30 (0.61%) CSS3
18 28 (0.57%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 583 (11.78%) Data Centre
2 396 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 268 (5.42%) Clustering
4 225 (4.55%) Blackberry
5 222 (4.49%) Computer Science
6 193 (3.90%) Replication
7 162 (3.27%) Management Information System
8 159 (3.21%) PKI
9 112 (2.26%) Driving Licence
10 97 (1.96%) iPhone
11 76 (1.54%) Video Conferencing
12 64 (1.29%) iPad
13 52 (1.05%) Hybrid Cloud
13 52 (1.05%) Public Cloud
14 46 (0.93%) Fat Client
14 46 (0.93%) Hedge funds
14 46 (0.93%) Thin Client
15 45 (0.91%) Client/Server
15 45 (0.91%) User Experience
16 44 (0.89%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 3152 (63.72%) Windows
2 1947 (39.36%) Windows Server
3 1795 (36.28%) Linux
4 1252 (25.31%) Windows Server 2008
5 1080 (21.83%) Windows Server 2012
6 579 (11.70%) Windows 7
7 573 (11.58%) Windows Server 2003
8 527 (10.65%) Unix
9 353 (7.14%) Windows 8
10 321 (6.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 274 (5.54%) Windows 10
12 268 (5.42%) CentOS
13 217 (4.39%) Windows XP
14 176 (3.56%) Solaris
15 171 (3.46%) Ubuntu
16 145 (2.93%) Android
17 117 (2.37%) Debian
17 117 (2.37%) Mac OS X
18 85 (1.72%) Windows Vista
19 68 (1.37%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 983 (19.87%) ITIL
2 489 (9.88%) Load Balancing
3 404 (8.17%) DevOps
4 396 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
5 311 (6.29%) Disaster Recovery
6 272 (5.50%) High Availability
7 233 (4.71%) Configuration Management
8 230 (4.65%) Migration
9 223 (4.51%) Project Management
10 203 (4.10%) Change Management
10 203 (4.10%) Service Management
11 202 (4.08%) Root Cause Analysis
12 199 (4.02%) Continuous Improvement
13 180 (3.64%) Information Security
14 177 (3.58%) Mentoring
15 163 (3.29%) Kalman Filter
16 162 (3.27%) Open Source
17 159 (3.21%) Problem Management
18 158 (3.19%) Network Design
19 157 (3.17%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 752 (15.20%) SQL
2 597 (12.07%) PowerShell
3 511 (10.33%) Perl
4 509 (10.29%) Python
5 421 (8.51%) Bash Shell
6 314 (6.35%) Java
7 294 (5.94%) PHP
8 242 (4.89%) JavaScript
9 199 (4.02%) Ruby
10 162 (3.27%) Shell Script
11 124 (2.51%) C
12 91 (1.84%) C++
13 78 (1.58%) C#
14 66 (1.33%) VBScript
15 52 (1.05%) VB
16 29 (0.59%) Tcl
17 28 (0.57%) Korn
18 24 (0.49%) AWK
18 24 (0.49%) sed
19 18 (0.36%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 690 (13.95%) Cisco Certification
2 556 (11.24%) Microsoft Certification
3 501 (10.13%) CCNA
4 495 (10.01%) Degree
5 387 (7.82%) MCSE
6 311 (6.29%) CCNP
7 226 (4.57%) Security Cleared
8 220 (4.45%) MCSA
9 187 (3.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 152 (3.07%) MCP
10 152 (3.07%) SC Cleared
11 113 (2.28%) MCITP
12 99 (2.00%) ITIL Certification
13 98 (1.98%) CISSP
14 60 (1.21%) CEH
15 56 (1.13%) RHCE
16 49 (0.99%) CCIE
17 43 (0.87%) DV Cleared
18 41 (0.83%) Citrix Certification
19 38 (0.77%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 387 (7.82%) SLA
2 128 (2.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 96 (1.94%) PCI DSS
4 47 (0.95%) QA
5 26 (0.53%) ISO 9001
6 19 (0.38%) COBIT
7 16 (0.32%) FISMA
8 15 (0.30%) HIPAA
9 11 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 7 (0.14%) DICOM
10 7 (0.14%) Disclosure Scotland
11 5 (0.10%) RMADS
12 4 (0.081%) ISAE 3402
12 4 (0.081%) ISO27002
12 4 (0.081%) PA-DSS
13 3 (0.061%) BS7799
13 3 (0.061%) SSAE 16
14 2 (0.040%) SAS 70
15 1 (0.020%) GMP
15 1 (0.020%) GPG13
System Software
1 2692 (54.42%) Active Directory
2 1477 (29.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 817 (16.52%) Hyper-V
4 525 (10.61%) vSphere
5 287 (5.80%) VMware ESXi
6 285 (5.76%) XenApp
7 192 (3.88%) NFS
8 178 (3.60%) VMware ESX
9 133 (2.69%) XenDesktop
10 129 (2.61%) Docker
11 110 (2.22%) Virtual Servers
12 108 (2.18%) Virtual Machines
13 102 (2.06%) Terminal Services
14 89 (1.80%) Xen
15 85 (1.72%) KVM
16 81 (1.64%) vCloud
17 56 (1.13%) Squid
18 52 (1.05%) XenServer
19 49 (0.99%) Firmware
20 48 (0.97%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 469 (9.48%) SCCM
2 412 (8.33%) Puppet
3 323 (6.53%) SCOM
4 282 (5.70%) Nagios
5 205 (4.14%) Ansible
6 198 (4.00%) Opscode Chef
7 178 (3.60%) Backup Exec
8 159 (3.21%) WSUS
9 135 (2.73%) NetBackup
10 89 (1.80%) Microsoft Clustering
11 81 (1.64%) Norton AntiVirus
12 69 (1.39%) HAProxy
13 61 (1.23%) ZABBIX
14 58 (1.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
15 57 (1.15%) McAfee ePO
16 56 (1.13%) AirWatch
17 53 (1.07%) Cacti
18 52 (1.05%) logstash
19 50 (1.01%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
20 44 (0.89%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 2194 (44.35%) VMware
2 2106 (42.57%) Microsoft
3 1561 (31.55%) Cisco
4 755 (15.26%) Citrix
5 732 (14.80%) HP
6 410 (8.29%) Red Hat
7 344 (6.95%) Oracle
8 327 (6.61%) Juniper
9 269 (5.44%) CheckPoint
10 266 (5.38%) F5
11 218 (4.41%) EMC
11 218 (4.41%) Veeam
12 217 (4.39%) Dell
13 211 (4.27%) NetApp
14 210 (4.24%) Apple
15 205 (4.14%) Symantec
16 179 (3.62%) IBM
17 137 (2.77%) 3PAR
18 130 (2.63%) Intel Security
19 126 (2.55%) SolarWinds
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