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 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Domain Name System (DNS)
UK / England
Rank 132 124 94
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -30
Permanent jobs citing DNS 1899 2351 3085
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.41% 2.51% 3.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.39% 14.94% 17.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1580 1969 2569
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +5.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,100 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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
13194 15741 17902
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.77% 16.83% 18.24%
Number of salaries quoted 10828 13192 14613
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 19 January 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 19 January 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 -29 689 £50,000 +11.11% 86
South East +3 502 £45,000 +8.43% 70
North West -14 158 £35,000 +7.69% 20
Yorkshire +19 148 £35,000 -12.50% 24
East of England -15 134 £42,500 +13.33% 27
West Midlands +30 108 £45,000 +21.62% 19
South West +1 101 £35,000 -9.09% 18
East Midlands +21 71 £40,000 - 10
North East +13 18 £23,000 +3.37% 7
Midlands - 1 £38,500 -
DNS
UK

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 January 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 (59.96%) Windows
2 2481 (58.57%) DHCP
3 2247 (53.05%) Active Directory
4 1849 (43.65%) Firewall
5 1729 (40.82%) Microsoft
6 1664 (39.28%) VMware
7 1564 (36.92%) Windows Server
8 1495 (35.29%) TCP/IP
9 1436 (33.90%) Cisco
10 1317 (31.09%) Linux
11 1193 (28.16%) VMware Infrastructure
12 1039 (24.53%) WAN
13 1019 (24.06%) LAN
14 1013 (23.91%) Windows Server 2008
15 925 (21.84%) Windows Server 2012
15 925 (21.84%) MS Exchange
16 910 (21.48%) VPN
17 904 (21.34%) Cisco Certification
18 902 (21.29%) ITIL
19 735 (17.35%) SQL Server
20 703 (16.60%) SQL
21 700 (16.53%) MS Excel
22 680 (16.05%) Hyper-V
23 615 (14.52%) Data Centre
24 601 (14.19%) Citrix
25 579 (13.67%) IIS
26 567 (13.39%) Office 365
27 547 (12.91%) CCNA
28 542 (12.80%) Finance
28 542 (12.80%) 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
1 925 (21.84%) MS Exchange
2 579 (13.67%) IIS
3 421 (9.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 339 (8.00%) Apache
5 255 (6.02%) Skype for Business
6 254 (6.00%) SharePoint
7 233 (5.50%) Exchange Server 2013
8 177 (4.18%) Tomcat
9 129 (3.05%) Exchange Server 2007
10 119 (2.81%) nginx
11 99 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2003
12 77 (1.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 53 (1.25%) JBoss
14 49 (1.16%) OpenStack
15 47 (1.11%) Elasticsearch
16 36 (0.85%) SharePoint 2013
17 31 (0.73%) CMS
18 30 (0.71%) SharePoint 2010
19 24 (0.57%) WebSphere
20 23 (0.54%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 700 (16.53%) MS Excel
2 407 (9.61%) MS Office
3 68 (1.61%) MS Visio
4 30 (0.71%) MS PowerPoint
5 15 (0.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 14 (0.33%) MS Project
7 2 (0.047%) Mozilla Thunderbird
7 2 (0.047%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.047%) Pro/ENGINEER
7 2 (0.047%) PTC Creo
8 1 (0.024%) Autodesk Flame
8 1 (0.024%) HipChat
8 1 (0.024%) Houdini
8 1 (0.024%) Maya
8 1 (0.024%) NUKE
Business Applications
1 24 (0.57%) assyst
2 15 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
3 11 (0.26%) SAP BPC
4 9 (0.21%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 8 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
6 7 (0.17%) Sentinel
7 6 (0.14%) Visualfiles
8 4 (0.094%) Infor CRM
8 4 (0.094%) WebTrends
9 3 (0.071%) Bankmaster
9 3 (0.071%) Dynamics AX
9 3 (0.071%) Magento
9 3 (0.071%) Oracle Applications
10 2 (0.047%) Dynamics NAV
10 2 (0.047%) Payment Gateway
11 1 (0.024%) BusinessWorks
11 1 (0.024%) CA PPM
11 1 (0.024%) Line 50
11 1 (0.024%) Misys Opics
11 1 (0.024%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 567 (13.39%) Office 365
2 482 (11.38%) Amazon AWS
3 381 (8.99%) Microsoft Azure
4 102 (2.41%) IaaS
5 82 (1.94%) PaaS
6 78 (1.84%) SaaS
7 73 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
8 54 (1.27%) Mimecast
9 42 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
10 31 (0.73%) Amazon S3
10 31 (0.73%) G Suite
11 30 (0.71%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 28 (0.66%) Azure Active Directory
13 23 (0.54%) IBM Cloud
13 23 (0.54%) SoftLayer
14 20 (0.47%) Google Cloud Platform
15 17 (0.40%) AWS CloudFormation
16 14 (0.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 14 (0.33%) Route 53
17 13 (0.31%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 2481 (58.57%) DHCP
2 1849 (43.65%) Firewall
3 1495 (35.29%) TCP/IP
4 1039 (24.53%) WAN
5 1019 (24.06%) LAN
6 910 (21.48%) VPN
7 511 (12.06%) Network Security
7 511 (12.06%) SAN
8 487 (11.50%) Internet
9 444 (10.48%) VLAN
10 438 (10.34%) VoIP
11 425 (10.03%) Wireless
12 414 (9.77%) MPLS
13 387 (9.14%) SSL
14 384 (9.07%) BGP
15 379 (8.95%) HTTP
16 354 (8.36%) OSPF
17 335 (7.91%) Cisco ASA
18 318 (7.51%) SMTP
19 241 (5.69%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 735 (17.35%) SQL Server
2 227 (5.36%) MySQL
3 170 (4.01%) SQL Server 2008
4 93 (2.20%) SQL Server 2012
5 74 (1.75%) Relational Database
6 62 (1.46%) SQL Server 2005
7 55 (1.30%) Oracle Database
8 51 (1.20%) PostgreSQL
9 50 (1.18%) MongoDB
10 42 (0.99%) NoSQL
11 34 (0.80%) Amazon RDS
11 34 (0.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 29 (0.68%) Apache Cassandra
13 27 (0.64%) Data Warehouse
14 26 (0.61%) Big Data
14 26 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 24 (0.57%) SQL Server 2014
16 21 (0.50%) Redis
17 20 (0.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 16 (0.38%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 162 (3.82%) Git (software)
2 116 (2.74%) Jenkins
3 51 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
4 49 (1.16%) Subversion
5 33 (0.78%) JIRA
6 32 (0.76%) Visual Studio
7 26 (0.61%) TeamCity
8 25 (0.59%) Vagrant
9 20 (0.47%) MSI
10 18 (0.42%) Ant
11 17 (0.40%) Octopus Deploy
11 17 (0.40%) Selenium
12 16 (0.38%) Maven
13 14 (0.33%) WinDbg
14 12 (0.28%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 11 (0.26%) Gatling
15 11 (0.26%) Grunt
15 11 (0.26%) JMeter
16 10 (0.24%) Bower
16 10 (0.24%) gulp
General
1 542 (12.80%) Finance
2 338 (7.98%) Telecoms
3 111 (2.62%) Banking
4 108 (2.55%) Publishing
5 99 (2.34%) Retail
6 81 (1.91%) Marketing
7 58 (1.37%) Legal
8 55 (1.30%) Manufacturing
9 54 (1.27%) Back Office
10 44 (1.04%) Law
11 32 (0.76%) Advertising
12 31 (0.73%) Games
13 28 (0.66%) French Language
14 25 (0.59%) Spanish Language
15 24 (0.57%) Electronics
16 14 (0.33%) Financial Institution
17 12 (0.28%) Investment Banking
18 11 (0.26%) Aerospace
18 11 (0.26%) Billing
19 9 (0.21%) Military
Job Titles
1 651 (15.37%) Network Engineer
2 565 (13.34%) Analyst
3 544 (12.84%) Support Engineer
4 517 (12.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 399 (9.42%) Administrator
6 307 (7.25%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 299 (7.06%) Systems Administrator
8 274 (6.47%) IT Support
9 265 (6.26%) Support Analyst
10 225 (5.31%) IT Engineer
11 218 (5.15%) Systems Engineer
12 216 (5.10%) 3rd Line Support
13 205 (4.84%) 2nd Line Support
14 187 (4.41%) Architect
15 182 (4.30%) Linux Engineer
16 165 (3.90%) Windows Engineer
17 153 (3.61%) Senior Network Engineer
18 152 (3.59%) Cisco Engineer
18 152 (3.59%) Infrastructure Support
19 147 (3.47%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 239 (5.64%) Web Services
2 149 (3.52%) .NET
3 121 (2.86%) LAMP
4 116 (2.74%) HTML
5 80 (1.89%) CSS
6 74 (1.75%) 802.1X
7 62 (1.46%) REST
8 53 (1.25%) XML
9 47 (1.11%) LEMP Stack
10 44 (1.04%) HTML5
11 40 (0.94%) Ajax
12 38 (0.90%) ASP.NET
13 36 (0.85%) AngularJS
13 36 (0.85%) Middleware
14 30 (0.71%) CSS3
14 30 (0.71%) JSON
15 28 (0.66%) LAPP Stack
16 27 (0.64%) jQuery
16 27 (0.64%) Node.js
17 25 (0.59%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 615 (14.52%) Data Centre
2 403 (9.51%) Analytical Skills
3 213 (5.03%) Clustering
4 195 (4.60%) Management Information System
5 190 (4.49%) Computer Science
6 125 (2.95%) PKI
7 121 (2.86%) Blackberry
8 102 (2.41%) Driving Licence
9 98 (2.31%) Video Conferencing
10 79 (1.86%) Replication
11 75 (1.77%) Public Cloud
12 60 (1.42%) NHS
13 56 (1.32%) Client/Server
14 53 (1.25%) Hybrid Cloud
15 51 (1.20%) CMDB
15 51 (1.20%) User Experience
16 45 (1.06%) iPad
17 39 (0.92%) Mathematics
18 37 (0.87%) iPhone
19 32 (0.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 2540 (59.96%) Windows
2 1564 (36.92%) Windows Server
3 1317 (31.09%) Linux
4 1013 (23.91%) Windows Server 2008
5 925 (21.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 510 (12.04%) Windows 7
7 428 (10.10%) Windows Server 2003
8 336 (7.93%) Unix
9 262 (6.19%) Windows 10
10 256 (6.04%) Windows 8
11 232 (5.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 139 (3.28%) CentOS
13 129 (3.05%) Ubuntu
14 126 (2.97%) Mac OS X
15 120 (2.83%) Windows XP
16 103 (2.43%) Solaris
17 78 (1.84%) Debian
18 63 (1.49%) Android
19 49 (1.16%) Apple iOS
20 45 (1.06%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 902 (21.29%) ITIL
2 379 (8.95%) Load Balancing
3 308 (7.27%) Disaster Recovery
4 296 (6.99%) DevOps
5 287 (6.78%) Service Management
6 265 (6.26%) Agile Software Development
7 248 (5.85%) High Availability
8 244 (5.76%) Service Delivery
9 229 (5.41%) Network Design
10 202 (4.77%) Change Management
10 202 (4.77%) Project Management
11 192 (4.53%) Migration
12 186 (4.39%) Configuration Management
13 185 (4.37%) Information Security
14 181 (4.27%) Network Management
15 179 (4.23%) Mentoring
16 174 (4.11%) Open Source
17 160 (3.78%) Problem Management
18 148 (3.49%) Kalman Filter
19 147 (3.47%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 703 (16.60%) SQL
2 495 (11.69%) PowerShell
3 384 (9.07%) Python
4 283 (6.68%) Perl
5 254 (6.00%) Bash Shell
6 233 (5.50%) Java
7 189 (4.46%) PHP
8 139 (3.28%) Ruby
9 134 (3.16%) JavaScript
10 105 (2.48%) C#
11 99 (2.34%) C
12 90 (2.12%) Shell Script
13 70 (1.65%) C++
14 61 (1.44%) VB
15 54 (1.27%) VBScript
16 35 (0.83%) T-SQL
17 28 (0.66%) Go
18 21 (0.50%) VBA
19 16 (0.38%) PL/SQL
20 15 (0.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 904 (21.34%) Cisco Certification
2 547 (12.91%) CCNA
3 542 (12.80%) Microsoft Certification
4 510 (12.04%) CCNP
5 447 (10.55%) Degree
6 381 (8.99%) MCSE
7 278 (6.56%) Security Cleared
8 194 (4.58%) MCSA
9 171 (4.04%) SC Cleared
10 154 (3.64%) MCP
11 144 (3.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 136 (3.21%) CCIE
13 123 (2.90%) MCITP
14 98 (2.31%) CISSP
15 69 (1.63%) DV Cleared
16 63 (1.49%) ITIL Certification
17 43 (1.02%) BPSS Clearance
17 43 (1.02%) LPIC
18 42 (0.99%) Citrix Certification
19 41 (0.97%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 336 (7.93%) SLA
2 170 (4.01%) PCI DSS
3 121 (2.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 43 (1.02%) Disclosure Scotland
5 31 (0.73%) QA
6 21 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 13 (0.31%) ISO 9001
8 10 (0.24%) FISMA
9 4 (0.094%) SSAE 16
10 3 (0.071%) GPG13
11 2 (0.047%) GDPR
11 2 (0.047%) ISO27002
11 2 (0.047%) PA-DSS
12 1 (0.024%) COBIT
12 1 (0.024%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 1 (0.024%) ISAE 3402
12 1 (0.024%) ISO22301
System Software
1 2247 (53.05%) Active Directory
2 1193 (28.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 680 (16.05%) Hyper-V
4 378 (8.92%) vSphere
5 245 (5.78%) XenApp
6 171 (4.04%) VMware ESX
7 151 (3.56%) VMware ESXi
8 117 (2.76%) Terminal Services
9 109 (2.57%) XenDesktop
10 94 (2.22%) Virtual Servers
11 89 (2.10%) vCloud
12 88 (2.08%) Firmware
13 86 (2.03%) NFS
14 79 (1.86%) Virtual Machines
15 75 (1.77%) Docker
16 56 (1.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 52 (1.23%) XenServer
18 46 (1.09%) Squid
19 42 (0.99%) VMware Workstation
20 41 (0.97%) Samba
Systems Management
1 404 (9.54%) SCCM
2 321 (7.58%) SCOM
3 317 (7.48%) Puppet
4 185 (4.37%) Nagios
5 172 (4.06%) Ansible
6 153 (3.61%) Backup Exec
6 153 (3.61%) Opscode Chef
7 132 (3.12%) WSUS
8 121 (2.86%) NetBackup
9 76 (1.79%) Microsoft Clustering
10 66 (1.56%) Norton AntiVirus
11 46 (1.09%) AirWatch
12 44 (1.04%) Cisco Prime
13 39 (0.92%) Host Intrusion Detection System
14 38 (0.90%) Forefront Identity Manager
15 37 (0.87%) ZABBIX
16 36 (0.85%) Cisco CUCM
17 34 (0.80%) Terraform
18 32 (0.76%) HAProxy
19 31 (0.73%) Salt
Vendors
1 1729 (40.82%) Microsoft
2 1664 (39.28%) VMware
3 1436 (33.90%) Cisco
4 601 (14.19%) Citrix
5 440 (10.39%) HP
6 410 (9.68%) Juniper
7 286 (6.75%) Red Hat
8 269 (6.35%) Palo Alto
9 263 (6.21%) CheckPoint
10 233 (5.50%) F5
11 213 (5.03%) Oracle
12 178 (4.20%) Dell
13 168 (3.97%) Apple
14 164 (3.87%) Veeam
15 161 (3.80%) SolarWinds
16 148 (3.49%) Symantec
17 139 (3.28%) EMC
18 137 (3.23%) IBM
19 129 (3.05%) NetApp
20 106 (2.50%) Avaya
Newcastle, County Down
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Acorn Insurance
Salary: From £18,000 to £25,000 per annum Dependent on Experience
Posted: 2 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Hurren and Hope
Salary: £16k - 20k per year
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Networking People
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Central London / West End
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
South East London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Good package + 28 days paid holiday
Posted: 3 hours ago
West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 4 hours ago
Reigate, Surrey
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Bristow Holland
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Wigan, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday
Hereford, Herefordshire
Oscar
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bolton, Lancashire
Itecco
Salary: £18000 - £18001 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
IntaPeople
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Hull, North Humberside
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 per annum + car
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
IntaPeople
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Hereford, Herefordshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Company + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Sussex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: 3 days ago