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

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 126 124 100
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -24
Permanent jobs citing DNS 2133 2592 3152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 2.53% 2.58% 2.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.61% 15.46% 16.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1747 2208 2590
Median salary £40,250 £42,500 £38,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.29% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
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
14601 16766 19301
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 17.29% 16.69% 18.17%
Number of salaries quoted 11937 13988 15605
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
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 7 December 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 7 December 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 -27 736 £45,000 - 74
South East +10 585 £42,500 - 59
North West +6 209 £37,500 +7.14% 35
West Midlands +57 167 £37,500 - 25
East of England -20 144 £42,500 +13.33% 18
Yorkshire -17 121 £37,500 +7.14% 30
South West -3 99 £37,500 -6.25% 15
East Midlands +13 82 £36,250 -3.33% 8
North East +24 21 £23,000 +4.54% 6
DNS
UK

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 2751 (60.38%) Windows
2 2619 (57.48%) DHCP
3 2478 (54.39%) Active Directory
4 1951 (42.82%) Firewall
5 1921 (42.16%) Microsoft
6 1825 (40.06%) VMware
7 1646 (36.13%) Windows Server
8 1630 (35.78%) TCP/IP
9 1545 (33.91%) Cisco
10 1470 (32.27%) Linux
11 1342 (29.46%) VMware Infrastructure
12 1085 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
12 1085 (23.81%) MS Exchange
13 1059 (23.24%) WAN
14 1041 (22.85%) LAN
15 1001 (21.97%) VPN
16 966 (21.20%) ITIL
17 952 (20.90%) Windows Server 2012
18 894 (19.62%) Cisco Certification
19 818 (17.95%) SQL Server
20 793 (17.41%) SQL
21 750 (16.46%) Hyper-V
22 749 (16.44%) MS Excel
23 635 (13.94%) Citrix
24 630 (13.83%) Data Centre
25 629 (13.81%) Finance
26 610 (13.39%) Office 365
27 605 (13.28%) Microsoft Certification
28 602 (13.21%) IIS
29 595 (13.06%) SAN

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 1085 (23.81%) MS Exchange
2 602 (13.21%) IIS
3 467 (10.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 377 (8.27%) Apache
5 294 (6.45%) SharePoint
6 259 (5.68%) Exchange Server 2013
7 244 (5.36%) Skype for Business
8 194 (4.26%) Tomcat
9 175 (3.84%) Exchange Server 2007
10 142 (3.12%) nginx
11 108 (2.37%) Exchange Server 2003
12 75 (1.65%) JBoss
13 68 (1.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 63 (1.38%) OpenStack
15 58 (1.27%) Elasticsearch
16 47 (1.03%) CMS
17 33 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
18 30 (0.66%) WebSphere
19 28 (0.61%) SharePoint 2010
19 28 (0.61%) WebLogic
Applications
1 749 (16.44%) MS Excel
2 450 (9.88%) MS Office
3 66 (1.45%) MS Visio
4 31 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
5 18 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 9 (0.20%) MS Project
7 3 (0.066%) Mozilla Thunderbird
8 1 (0.022%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.022%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.022%) Autodesk Flame
8 1 (0.022%) HipChat
8 1 (0.022%) Houdini
8 1 (0.022%) Maya
8 1 (0.022%) NUKE
8 1 (0.022%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.022%) Pro/ENGINEER
8 1 (0.022%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 24 (0.53%) assyst
2 22 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
3 15 (0.33%) Remedy ITSM
4 12 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 11 (0.24%) SAP BPC
6 9 (0.20%) Sentinel
7 6 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
7 6 (0.13%) Visualfiles
8 4 (0.088%) HiPortfolio
8 4 (0.088%) Sage 50
8 4 (0.088%) WebTrends
9 3 (0.066%) Bankmaster
9 3 (0.066%) HFM
9 3 (0.066%) Infor CRM
9 3 (0.066%) Magento
9 3 (0.066%) Oracle Applications
10 1 (0.022%) Cognos Planning
10 1 (0.022%) Dynamics NAV
10 1 (0.022%) Misys Opics
10 1 (0.022%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 610 (13.39%) Office 365
2 491 (10.78%) Amazon AWS
3 397 (8.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 111 (2.44%) SaaS
5 105 (2.30%) IaaS
6 91 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
7 82 (1.80%) PaaS
8 47 (1.03%) Amazon EC2
8 47 (1.03%) Mimecast
9 37 (0.81%) Azure Active Directory
10 35 (0.77%) Amazon S3
11 32 (0.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 29 (0.64%) G Suite
13 26 (0.57%) IBM Cloud
13 26 (0.57%) SoftLayer
14 17 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
15 16 (0.35%) AWS CloudFormation
16 14 (0.31%) Route 53
17 13 (0.29%) GitHub
17 13 (0.29%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 2619 (57.48%) DHCP
2 1951 (42.82%) Firewall
3 1630 (35.78%) TCP/IP
4 1059 (23.24%) WAN
5 1041 (22.85%) LAN
6 1001 (21.97%) VPN
7 595 (13.06%) SAN
8 515 (11.30%) Network Security
9 504 (11.06%) Internet
10 471 (10.34%) VLAN
11 463 (10.16%) Wireless
12 446 (9.79%) HTTP
13 444 (9.75%) VoIP
14 437 (9.59%) MPLS
15 388 (8.52%) SSL
16 372 (8.17%) BGP
17 352 (7.73%) OSPF
18 346 (7.59%) Cisco ASA
19 340 (7.46%) SMTP
20 257 (5.64%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 818 (17.95%) SQL Server
2 265 (5.82%) MySQL
3 169 (3.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 95 (2.09%) SQL Server 2012
5 81 (1.78%) Relational Database
6 66 (1.45%) Oracle Database
7 60 (1.32%) MongoDB
8 58 (1.27%) NoSQL
9 56 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
9 56 (1.23%) SQL Server 2005
10 44 (0.97%) Amazon RDS
11 36 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
12 34 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 33 (0.72%) Redis
14 30 (0.66%) Big Data
15 28 (0.61%) Apache Cassandra
15 28 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 26 (0.57%) SQL Server 2014
17 25 (0.55%) Hadoop
18 21 (0.46%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 178 (3.91%) Git (software)
2 132 (2.90%) Jenkins
3 64 (1.40%) Team Foundation Server
4 46 (1.01%) Subversion
5 40 (0.88%) JIRA
6 36 (0.79%) Vagrant
7 34 (0.75%) Visual Studio
8 30 (0.66%) TeamCity
9 25 (0.55%) Octopus Deploy
10 23 (0.50%) Selenium
11 21 (0.46%) Ant
12 17 (0.37%) JMeter
12 17 (0.37%) Maven
13 16 (0.35%) Gatling
14 14 (0.31%) LoadRunner
15 13 (0.29%) Grunt
15 13 (0.29%) WinDbg
16 12 (0.26%) MSI
16 12 (0.26%) TestNG
17 9 (0.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 629 (13.81%) Finance
2 403 (8.85%) Telecoms
3 134 (2.94%) Banking
4 118 (2.59%) Retail
5 117 (2.57%) Publishing
6 85 (1.87%) Marketing
7 75 (1.65%) Manufacturing
8 63 (1.38%) Legal
9 55 (1.21%) Back Office
9 55 (1.21%) Law
10 43 (0.94%) Games
11 41 (0.90%) French Language
12 34 (0.75%) Spanish Language
13 31 (0.68%) Advertising
14 29 (0.64%) Electronics
15 18 (0.40%) German Language
16 17 (0.37%) Financial Institution
17 15 (0.33%) Investment Banking
18 14 (0.31%) Billing
19 12 (0.26%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 654 (14.35%) Network Engineer
2 628 (13.78%) Support Engineer
3 605 (13.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 598 (13.13%) Analyst
5 421 (9.24%) Administrator
6 330 (7.24%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 317 (6.96%) Systems Administrator
8 301 (6.61%) IT Support
9 282 (6.19%) Support Analyst
10 258 (5.66%) IT Engineer
11 257 (5.64%) Systems Engineer
12 233 (5.11%) 2nd Line Support
13 232 (5.09%) Architect
14 230 (5.05%) 3rd Line Support
15 201 (4.41%) Linux Engineer
16 200 (4.39%) Windows Engineer
17 162 (3.56%) Infrastructure Support
18 157 (3.45%) Server Engineer
19 153 (3.36%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
20 143 (3.14%) 2nd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 261 (5.73%) Web Services
2 184 (4.04%) .NET
3 143 (3.14%) LAMP
4 125 (2.74%) HTML
5 83 (1.82%) CSS
6 72 (1.58%) XML
7 70 (1.54%) LEMP Stack
8 67 (1.47%) 802.1X
9 62 (1.36%) REST
10 49 (1.08%) ASP.NET
11 45 (0.99%) HTML5
12 43 (0.94%) Middleware
13 42 (0.92%) Ajax
14 39 (0.86%) JSON
15 34 (0.75%) Node.js
16 33 (0.72%) LAPP Stack
17 32 (0.70%) AngularJS
18 30 (0.66%) RESTful
19 29 (0.64%) SOAP
20 28 (0.61%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 630 (13.83%) Data Centre
2 438 (9.61%) Analytical Skills
3 226 (4.96%) Clustering
4 206 (4.52%) Management Information System
5 190 (4.17%) Computer Science
6 129 (2.83%) PKI
7 126 (2.77%) Blackberry
8 113 (2.48%) Video Conferencing
9 103 (2.26%) Replication
10 95 (2.09%) Driving Licence
11 76 (1.67%) Public Cloud
12 65 (1.43%) Hybrid Cloud
13 59 (1.29%) Client/Server
13 59 (1.29%) iPad
13 59 (1.29%) NHS
14 49 (1.08%) User Experience
15 48 (1.05%) CMDB
16 43 (0.94%) Statistics
17 42 (0.92%) iPhone
18 41 (0.90%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 2751 (60.38%) Windows
2 1646 (36.13%) Windows Server
3 1470 (32.27%) Linux
4 1085 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 952 (20.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 532 (11.68%) Windows 7
7 462 (10.14%) Windows Server 2003
8 353 (7.75%) Unix
9 272 (5.97%) Windows 8
10 262 (5.75%) Windows 10
11 256 (5.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 167 (3.67%) CentOS
13 140 (3.07%) Windows XP
14 134 (2.94%) Ubuntu
15 132 (2.90%) Solaris
16 126 (2.77%) Mac OS X
17 77 (1.69%) Android
18 73 (1.60%) Debian
19 55 (1.21%) Apple iOS
20 44 (0.97%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 966 (21.20%) ITIL
2 396 (8.69%) Load Balancing
3 326 (7.16%) DevOps
4 308 (6.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 285 (6.26%) Service Management
6 278 (6.10%) Agile Software Development
7 240 (5.27%) Service Delivery
8 231 (5.07%) High Availability
9 223 (4.89%) Network Design
10 221 (4.85%) Migration
11 218 (4.78%) Change Management
12 214 (4.70%) Project Management
13 206 (4.52%) Information Security
14 194 (4.26%) Configuration Management
15 188 (4.13%) Mentoring
16 175 (3.84%) Problem Management
17 169 (3.71%) Network Management
18 168 (3.69%) Presales
19 167 (3.67%) Open Source
20 158 (3.47%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 793 (17.41%) SQL
2 516 (11.33%) PowerShell
3 426 (9.35%) Python
4 348 (7.64%) Perl
5 293 (6.43%) Bash Shell
6 269 (5.90%) Java
7 208 (4.57%) PHP
8 168 (3.69%) Ruby
9 160 (3.51%) JavaScript
10 119 (2.61%) C#
11 113 (2.48%) C
12 95 (2.09%) Shell Script
13 85 (1.87%) C++
14 59 (1.29%) VB
15 56 (1.23%) VBScript
16 32 (0.70%) T-SQL
17 30 (0.66%) Go
18 19 (0.42%) Korn
18 19 (0.42%) PL/SQL
18 19 (0.42%) VBA
Qualifications
1 894 (19.62%) Cisco Certification
2 605 (13.28%) Microsoft Certification
3 579 (12.71%) CCNA
4 485 (10.65%) Degree
5 434 (9.53%) CCNP
6 431 (9.46%) MCSE
7 299 (6.56%) Security Cleared
8 242 (5.31%) MCSA
9 191 (4.19%) SC Cleared
10 165 (3.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 158 (3.47%) MCP
12 141 (3.09%) MCITP
13 114 (2.50%) CISSP
14 112 (2.46%) CCIE
15 77 (1.69%) DV Cleared
16 66 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
17 55 (1.21%) CEH
18 48 (1.05%) CISM
19 45 (0.99%) Citrix Certification
20 44 (0.97%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 355 (7.79%) SLA
2 177 (3.88%) PCI DSS
3 135 (2.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 45 (0.99%) QA
5 37 (0.81%) Disclosure Scotland
6 19 (0.42%) ISO 9001
7 16 (0.35%) FISMA
8 15 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 6 (0.13%) HIPAA
10 4 (0.088%) COBIT
10 4 (0.088%) PA-DSS
10 4 (0.088%) SSAE 16
11 3 (0.066%) GPG13
11 3 (0.066%) ISO27002
12 1 (0.022%) ISAE 3402
System Software
1 2478 (54.39%) Active Directory
2 1342 (29.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 750 (16.46%) Hyper-V
4 439 (9.64%) vSphere
5 246 (5.40%) XenApp
6 197 (4.32%) VMware ESX
7 162 (3.56%) VMware ESXi
8 122 (2.68%) Terminal Services
9 113 (2.48%) Virtual Servers
10 107 (2.35%) XenDesktop
11 100 (2.19%) vCloud
12 89 (1.95%) Firmware
13 86 (1.89%) Docker
14 84 (1.84%) NFS
15 77 (1.69%) Virtual Machines
16 63 (1.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 58 (1.27%) KVM
18 52 (1.14%) VMware Workstation
19 46 (1.01%) Squid
20 42 (0.92%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 426 (9.35%) SCCM
2 352 (7.73%) SCOM
3 342 (7.51%) Puppet
4 197 (4.32%) Nagios
5 170 (3.73%) Opscode Chef
6 168 (3.69%) Ansible
7 156 (3.42%) Backup Exec
8 150 (3.29%) WSUS
9 129 (2.83%) NetBackup
10 72 (1.58%) Microsoft Clustering
11 70 (1.54%) AirWatch
11 70 (1.54%) Norton AntiVirus
12 55 (1.21%) Forefront Identity Manager
13 44 (0.97%) Cisco Prime
14 41 (0.90%) ZABBIX
15 35 (0.77%) Cisco CUCM
15 35 (0.77%) HAProxy
15 35 (0.77%) Host Intrusion Detection System
16 32 (0.70%) Terraform
17 31 (0.68%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 1921 (42.16%) Microsoft
2 1825 (40.06%) VMware
3 1545 (33.91%) Cisco
4 635 (13.94%) Citrix
5 516 (11.33%) HP
6 405 (8.89%) Juniper
7 317 (6.96%) Red Hat
8 277 (6.08%) CheckPoint
9 259 (5.68%) Oracle
10 243 (5.33%) F5
11 234 (5.14%) Palo Alto
12 192 (4.21%) Dell
13 191 (4.19%) Veeam
14 175 (3.84%) EMC
15 170 (3.73%) Apple
16 162 (3.56%) SolarWinds
17 160 (3.51%) Symantec
18 149 (3.27%) IBM
19 142 (3.12%) NetApp
20 109 (2.39%) Intel Security
London
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
Authentic Recruitment
Salary: £20k - 28k per year + vehicle
Posted: 14 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + attractive package
Posted: 14 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Modis International
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £38000 per annum + Fast progression
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 13 hours ago
West London
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Modis International
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £35,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £32,000 to £41,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Company + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £38,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Networking People
Salary: 5% Pension & 28.5 days holiday, PMI, DIS
Posted: 12 hours ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hereford, Herefordshire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Corriculo
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
onezeero.
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Eastbourne, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Radstock, Avon
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + salary reviews / training
Posted: Yesterday
Camberley, Surrey
Dane Partnership
Salary: circa £32,000 (negotiable dependent on experience)
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £44000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hereford, Herefordshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Malmesbury, Wiltshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £23500 per annum
Posted: Yesterday