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

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 117 105 108
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +3
Permanent jobs citing DNS 2405 2966 3058
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.62% 2.86% 2.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.39% 16.48% 15.61%
Number of salaries quoted 2084 2461 2553
Median salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £37,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.77%
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
15623 17996 19594
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.02% 17.36% 17.62%
Number of salaries quoted 13119 14748 15750
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 June 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 June 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 0 975 £50,000 +11.11% 99
South East -11 606 £40,000 +6.66% 67
South West +4 179 £30,500 -10.29% 32
Yorkshire +21 178 £37,500 +7.14% 15
East of England -36 150 £40,000 - 17
West Midlands -12 122 £35,000 +11.11% 18
North West -33 115 £39,750 +22.30% 27
East Midlands +11 74 £30,750 -21.15% 16
North East +11 23 £30,250 +10.00% 7
DNS
UK

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 3198 (64.32%) Windows
2 2724 (54.79%) Active Directory
3 2657 (53.44%) DHCP
4 2223 (44.71%) VMware
5 2133 (42.90%) Microsoft
6 1987 (39.96%) Windows Server
7 1929 (38.80%) Firewall
8 1852 (37.25%) Linux
9 1841 (37.03%) TCP/IP
10 1543 (31.03%) Cisco
11 1488 (29.93%) VMware Infrastructure
12 1330 (26.75%) Windows Server 2008
13 1325 (26.65%) MS Exchange
14 1074 (21.60%) Windows Server 2012
15 1066 (21.44%) VPN
16 987 (19.85%) ITIL
17 970 (19.51%) MS Excel
18 933 (18.77%) SAN
19 930 (18.70%) WAN
20 900 (18.10%) LAN
21 812 (16.33%) SQL Server
22 804 (16.17%) Hyper-V
23 777 (15.63%) SQL
24 760 (15.29%) Citrix
25 753 (15.14%) HP
26 682 (13.72%) Cisco Certification
27 648 (13.03%) Exchange Server 2010
28 634 (12.75%) Finance
29 631 (12.69%) Office 365
30 597 (12.01%) 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 1325 (26.65%) MS Exchange
2 648 (13.03%) Exchange Server 2010
3 567 (11.40%) IIS
4 507 (10.20%) Apache
5 349 (7.02%) Exchange Server 2013
6 334 (6.72%) SharePoint
7 290 (5.83%) Tomcat
8 267 (5.37%) Skype for Business
9 233 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2007
10 180 (3.62%) Exchange Server 2003
11 157 (3.16%) nginx
12 133 (2.67%) JBoss
13 116 (2.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 110 (2.21%) WebLogic
15 103 (2.07%) OpenStack
16 94 (1.89%) WebSphere
17 70 (1.41%) CMS
18 55 (1.11%) Elasticsearch
19 53 (1.07%) SharePoint 2013
19 53 (1.07%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 970 (19.51%) MS Excel
2 502 (10.10%) MS Office
3 41 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
3 41 (0.82%) MS Visio
4 14 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 11 (0.22%) Photoshop
6 6 (0.12%) MS Project
7 5 (0.10%) AutoCAD
8 2 (0.040%) Acrobat
8 2 (0.040%) Adobe Illustrator
9 1 (0.020%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.020%) CINEMA 4D
9 1 (0.020%) InfoPath
9 1 (0.020%) S-PLUS
9 1 (0.020%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 65 (1.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 21 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
3 19 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 17 (0.34%) assyst
5 13 (0.26%) Unit4 Business World
6 11 (0.22%) Oracle Applications
7 10 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
8 9 (0.18%) Cognos Planning
8 9 (0.18%) ResourceLink
9 8 (0.16%) Magento
9 8 (0.16%) Oracle EBS
10 6 (0.12%) Bankmaster
10 6 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
10 6 (0.12%) Sentinel
11 5 (0.10%) Temenos T24
12 4 (0.080%) Infor M3
13 3 (0.060%) Documaker
13 3 (0.060%) Hi Portfolio
13 3 (0.060%) MetaTrader
14 2 (0.040%) CODA-Financials
Cloud Services
1 631 (12.69%) Office 365
2 391 (7.86%) Amazon AWS
3 378 (7.60%) Microsoft Azure
4 146 (2.94%) SaaS
5 96 (1.93%) Cloud Computing
6 95 (1.91%) IaaS
7 55 (1.11%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 54 (1.09%) PaaS
9 50 (1.01%) Google Cloud Platform
10 45 (0.91%) Azure Active Directory
11 42 (0.84%) Mimecast
12 37 (0.74%) Amazon EC2
13 36 (0.72%) Google Apps
14 28 (0.56%) Google Compute Engine
15 18 (0.36%) OpenShift
16 17 (0.34%) GitHub
17 14 (0.28%) Amazon S3
18 12 (0.24%) OneDrive
18 12 (0.24%) SoftLayer
19 11 (0.22%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2657 (53.44%) DHCP
2 1929 (38.80%) Firewall
3 1841 (37.03%) TCP/IP
4 1066 (21.44%) VPN
5 933 (18.77%) SAN
6 930 (18.70%) WAN
7 900 (18.10%) LAN
8 569 (11.44%) HTTP
9 516 (10.38%) Internet
10 475 (9.55%) VoIP
11 465 (9.35%) SSL
12 442 (8.89%) SMTP
13 410 (8.25%) VLAN
14 377 (7.58%) MPLS
15 362 (7.28%) LDAP
16 338 (6.80%) Network Security
17 328 (6.60%) Wireless
18 325 (6.54%) Cisco ASA
19 308 (6.19%) OSPF
20 284 (5.71%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 812 (16.33%) SQL Server
2 472 (9.49%) MySQL
3 160 (3.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 99 (1.99%) PostgreSQL
5 98 (1.97%) SQL Server 2012
6 90 (1.81%) MongoDB
7 85 (1.71%) Oracle Database
8 83 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
9 69 (1.39%) NoSQL
10 55 (1.11%) SQL Server 2014
11 49 (0.99%) Hadoop
12 47 (0.95%) Redis
13 44 (0.88%) Apache Cassandra
14 42 (0.84%) Big Data
15 38 (0.76%) Relational Database
16 29 (0.58%) Oracle Database 11g
17 25 (0.50%) Oracle Database 12c
17 25 (0.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 19 (0.38%) Oracle Reports
18 19 (0.38%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 203 (4.08%) Git (software)
2 193 (3.88%) Jenkins
3 71 (1.43%) JIRA
4 62 (1.25%) Vagrant
5 47 (0.95%) Visual Studio
6 45 (0.91%) Subversion
7 40 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
8 39 (0.78%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 33 (0.66%) TeamCity
10 30 (0.60%) Maven
10 30 (0.60%) Selenium
11 24 (0.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 24 (0.48%) Introscope
12 23 (0.46%) JMeter
13 21 (0.42%) Ant
13 21 (0.42%) LoadRunner
14 17 (0.34%) Gatling
14 17 (0.34%) Octopus Deploy
14 17 (0.34%) TestNG
15 15 (0.30%) PHPUnit
General
1 634 (12.75%) Finance
2 423 (8.51%) Telecoms
3 149 (3.00%) Banking
4 136 (2.74%) Retail
5 105 (2.11%) Manufacturing
6 83 (1.67%) Publishing
7 82 (1.65%) Law
8 76 (1.53%) Marketing
9 65 (1.31%) Back Office
10 58 (1.17%) Legal
11 40 (0.80%) Financial Institution
12 32 (0.64%) Electronics
13 22 (0.44%) Games
13 22 (0.44%) German Language
14 20 (0.40%) French Language
15 16 (0.32%) Billing
16 15 (0.30%) Aerospace
17 14 (0.28%) Investment Banking
17 14 (0.28%) Multimedia
17 14 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 786 (15.81%) Support Engineer
2 735 (14.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 620 (12.47%) Analyst
4 565 (11.36%) Network Engineer
5 562 (11.30%) Administrator
6 418 (8.41%) Systems Administrator
7 373 (7.50%) IT Engineer
8 343 (6.90%) IT Support
9 320 (6.44%) Support Analyst
10 301 (6.05%) Systems Engineer
11 286 (5.75%) Linux Engineer
12 278 (5.59%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 252 (5.07%) Windows Engineer
14 228 (4.59%) 2nd Line Support
15 227 (4.57%) Linux Administrator
16 223 (4.49%) 3rd Line Support
17 204 (4.10%) Linux Systems Administrator
18 203 (4.08%) Server Engineer
19 195 (3.92%) IT Support Engineer
20 194 (3.90%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 280 (5.63%) LAMP
2 252 (5.07%) Web Services
3 208 (4.18%) HTML
4 180 (3.62%) .NET
5 154 (3.10%) CSS
6 98 (1.97%) Middleware
7 96 (1.93%) XML
8 92 (1.85%) LEMP Stack
9 71 (1.43%) jQuery
10 60 (1.21%) JSON
11 56 (1.13%) 802.1X
11 56 (1.13%) ASP.NET
12 45 (0.91%) REST
13 42 (0.84%) Node.js
14 40 (0.80%) Ajax
15 37 (0.74%) SOAP
16 36 (0.72%) HTML5
17 31 (0.62%) LAPP Stack
17 31 (0.62%) RESTful
18 30 (0.60%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 560 (11.26%) Data Centre
2 392 (7.88%) Analytical Skills
3 266 (5.35%) Clustering
4 226 (4.55%) Blackberry
5 221 (4.44%) Replication
6 209 (4.20%) Computer Science
7 194 (3.90%) PKI
8 165 (3.32%) Management Information System
9 100 (2.01%) Driving Licence
10 99 (1.99%) iPhone
11 75 (1.51%) Video Conferencing
12 67 (1.35%) iPad
13 52 (1.05%) Client/Server
13 52 (1.05%) Hybrid Cloud
14 49 (0.99%) User Experience
15 48 (0.97%) EqualLogic
15 48 (0.97%) Visualisation
16 46 (0.93%) Fat Client
16 46 (0.93%) Smartphone
16 46 (0.93%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 3198 (64.32%) Windows
2 1987 (39.96%) Windows Server
3 1852 (37.25%) Linux
4 1330 (26.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 1074 (21.60%) Windows Server 2012
6 596 (11.99%) Windows 7
6 596 (11.99%) Windows Server 2003
7 572 (11.50%) Unix
8 349 (7.02%) Windows 8
9 332 (6.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 279 (5.61%) CentOS
11 255 (5.13%) Windows 10
12 230 (4.63%) Windows XP
13 195 (3.92%) Solaris
14 192 (3.86%) Ubuntu
15 149 (3.00%) Android
16 122 (2.45%) Debian
17 111 (2.23%) Mac OS X
18 97 (1.95%) Windows Vista
19 68 (1.37%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 987 (19.85%) ITIL
2 490 (9.86%) Load Balancing
3 422 (8.49%) DevOps
4 409 (8.23%) Agile Software Development
5 324 (6.52%) Disaster Recovery
6 289 (5.81%) High Availability
7 248 (4.99%) Configuration Management
8 228 (4.59%) Migration
8 228 (4.59%) Project Management
9 216 (4.34%) Service Management
10 210 (4.22%) Change Management
11 202 (4.06%) Root Cause Analysis
12 198 (3.98%) Mentoring
13 197 (3.96%) Continuous Improvement
14 189 (3.80%) Open Source
15 179 (3.60%) Information Security
16 162 (3.26%) Service Delivery
17 157 (3.16%) Problem Management
18 154 (3.10%) Network Design
19 151 (3.04%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 777 (15.63%) SQL
2 597 (12.01%) PowerShell
3 518 (10.42%) Perl
4 501 (10.08%) Python
5 436 (8.77%) Bash Shell
6 321 (6.46%) Java
7 312 (6.28%) PHP
8 257 (5.17%) JavaScript
9 210 (4.22%) Ruby
10 174 (3.50%) Shell Script
11 122 (2.45%) C
12 84 (1.69%) C++
13 70 (1.41%) VBScript
14 68 (1.37%) C#
15 47 (0.95%) VB
16 29 (0.58%) AWK
16 29 (0.58%) Korn
16 29 (0.58%) sed
16 29 (0.58%) Tcl
17 19 (0.38%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 682 (13.72%) Cisco Certification
2 560 (11.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 489 (9.84%) CCNA
4 482 (9.69%) Degree
5 389 (7.82%) MCSE
6 312 (6.28%) CCNP
7 215 (4.32%) Security Cleared
8 211 (4.24%) MCSA
9 173 (3.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 161 (3.24%) MCP
11 142 (2.86%) SC Cleared
12 134 (2.70%) MCITP
13 92 (1.85%) ITIL Certification
14 87 (1.75%) CISSP
15 60 (1.21%) RHCE
16 50 (1.01%) MCTS
17 49 (0.99%) CEH
18 46 (0.93%) CCIE
19 38 (0.76%) Citrix Certification
20 35 (0.70%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 410 (8.25%) SLA
2 120 (2.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 82 (1.65%) PCI DSS
4 36 (0.72%) QA
5 21 (0.42%) ISO 9001
6 19 (0.38%) COBIT
7 18 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 15 (0.30%) FISMA
8 15 (0.30%) HIPAA
9 7 (0.14%) DICOM
9 7 (0.14%) GPG13
10 6 (0.12%) SSAE 16
11 5 (0.10%) RMADS
12 4 (0.080%) Disclosure Scotland
12 4 (0.080%) ISAE 3402
12 4 (0.080%) ISO27002
12 4 (0.080%) PA-DSS
13 3 (0.060%) BS7799
14 2 (0.040%) SAS 70
15 1 (0.020%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 2724 (54.79%) Active Directory
2 1488 (29.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 804 (16.17%) Hyper-V
4 505 (10.16%) vSphere
5 301 (6.05%) VMware ESXi
6 290 (5.83%) XenApp
7 237 (4.77%) NFS
8 169 (3.40%) VMware ESX
9 140 (2.82%) Docker
10 124 (2.49%) XenDesktop
11 121 (2.43%) Virtual Machines
12 104 (2.09%) Terminal Services
13 103 (2.07%) Virtual Servers
14 101 (2.03%) Xen
15 78 (1.57%) KVM
16 68 (1.37%) vCloud
17 63 (1.27%) Squid
18 55 (1.11%) XenServer
19 50 (1.01%) Samba
20 47 (0.95%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 454 (9.13%) SCCM
2 420 (8.45%) Puppet
3 318 (6.40%) SCOM
4 294 (5.91%) Nagios
5 204 (4.10%) Backup Exec
6 198 (3.98%) Ansible
7 197 (3.96%) Opscode Chef
8 155 (3.12%) WSUS
9 124 (2.49%) NetBackup
10 79 (1.59%) Microsoft Clustering
11 74 (1.49%) Norton AntiVirus
12 67 (1.35%) HAProxy
12 67 (1.35%) ZABBIX
13 65 (1.31%) McAfee ePO
14 58 (1.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
14 58 (1.17%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
15 53 (1.07%) Cacti
15 53 (1.07%) logstash
16 47 (0.95%) Failover Clustering
17 43 (0.86%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 2223 (44.71%) VMware
2 2133 (42.90%) Microsoft
3 1543 (31.03%) Cisco
4 760 (15.29%) Citrix
5 753 (15.14%) HP
6 442 (8.89%) Red Hat
7 356 (7.16%) Oracle
8 316 (6.36%) Juniper
9 292 (5.87%) F5
10 262 (5.27%) CheckPoint
11 244 (4.91%) Dell
12 231 (4.65%) NetApp
13 228 (4.59%) Symantec
14 200 (4.02%) EMC
15 197 (3.96%) Apple
16 194 (3.90%) Veeam
17 184 (3.70%) IBM
18 151 (3.04%) Intel Security
19 135 (2.72%) 3PAR
20 124 (2.49%) SolarWinds
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £27000 - £32000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Richmond, Surrey
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £17000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 32,000- 36,000 + Outstanding benefits!
Posted: 18 hours ago
West Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: Unspecified Market Rate
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £25-28,000 + Bens
Posted: 14 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Oho Group Ltd.
Salary: ASAP
Posted: 9 hours ago
Preston, Lancashire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £29000 per annum + pension, maybe company car
Posted: 17 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
MARS Technical Recruitment
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum training & benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Greater Manchester
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £36000 Per Annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
East London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Salaries
Posted: 17 hours ago
Billericay, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + Training
Posted: Yesterday
Bath, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum + £3000 annual bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
Poole, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Egham, Surrey
X4 Group
Salary: £22k - 30k per year + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
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Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum
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Burnley, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
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Salary: £28000 per annum
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West London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum Negotiable DOE
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £66000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 16 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £65000 per annum + Pension + Medical
Posted: 16 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Rockfield
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum including pension, profit share
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £190000 per annum + Great Benefits + Company
Posted: Yesterday