The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 53 45 74
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +29
Permanent jobs citing DNS 30 49 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 2.80% 4.45% 1.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.63% 21.12% 7.33%
Number of salaries quoted 17 43 9
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,600 £32,500 £20,350
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
DNS
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Communications & Networking Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
205 232 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 19.14% 21.07% 19.27%
Number of salaries quoted 154 195 170
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DNS across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

DNS
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DNS across the Essex region.

DNS Salary Trend in Essex

DNS
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Essex region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

DNS Salary Histogram in Essex

DNS
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Essex region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brentwood -6 4 - -
Basildon +3 3 £47,500 +5.55%
Chelmsford 0 2 £36,250 -
Colchester -1 1 £19,000 -52.50% 1
Harlow -1 1 £19,000 -49.33%
DNS
East of England

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Essex region citing DNS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited DNS.

1 55 (88.71%) Windows
2 46 (74.19%) Active Directory
3 43 (69.35%) DHCP
4 32 (51.61%) Windows Server 2008
5 28 (45.16%) Microsoft
6 26 (41.94%) Windows Server 2003
7 25 (40.32%) Cisco
7 25 (40.32%) Windows Server 2012
8 24 (38.71%) Firewall
9 22 (35.48%) MS Exchange
10 21 (33.87%) ITIL
10 21 (33.87%) VMware
11 20 (32.26%) TCP/IP
12 18 (29.03%) MS Excel
12 18 (29.03%) Citrix
13 17 (27.42%) Windows XP
13 17 (27.42%) Finance
14 16 (25.81%) SAN
15 15 (24.19%) VMware Infrastructure
16 13 (20.97%) Symantec
16 13 (20.97%) Backup Exec
16 13 (20.97%) Exchange Server 2010
17 12 (19.35%) VPN
17 12 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2007
17 12 (19.35%) Windows 8
18 11 (17.74%) Linux
18 11 (17.74%) Blackberry
19 10 (16.13%) MS Office
19 10 (16.13%) UNIX
19 10 (16.13%) LAN

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Essex region citing DNS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited DNS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 22 (35.48%) MS Exchange
2 13 (20.97%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (14.52%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (8.06%) CMS
6 4 (6.45%) IIS
7 2 (3.23%) Tomcat
7 2 (3.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (3.23%) WebLogic
7 2 (3.23%) WebSphere
7 2 (3.23%) GlassFish
7 2 (3.23%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.61%) Lync
8 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
Applications
1 18 (29.03%) MS Excel
2 10 (16.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Oracle CRM
1 3 (4.84%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.84%) Office 365
2 2 (3.23%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 43 (69.35%) DHCP
2 24 (38.71%) Firewall
3 20 (32.26%) TCP/IP
4 16 (25.81%) SAN
5 12 (19.35%) VPN
6 10 (16.13%) LAN
7 9 (14.52%) Internet
8 8 (12.90%) WAN
9 7 (11.29%) NAS
10 6 (9.68%) LDAP
11 5 (8.06%) SNMP
11 5 (8.06%) SMTP
11 5 (8.06%) SSH
11 5 (8.06%) iSCSI
12 2 (3.23%) BIG-IP
13 1 (1.61%) Cisco IOS
13 1 (1.61%) Network Security
13 1 (1.61%) Junos
13 1 (1.61%) Unified Communications
13 1 (1.61%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.45%) MySQL
3 2 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (3.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.23%) Subversion
1 2 (3.23%) Git (software)
General
1 17 (27.42%) Finance
2 5 (8.06%) Banking
3 3 (4.84%) Marketing
4 2 (3.23%) Automotive
5 1 (1.61%) Back Office
5 1 (1.61%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (17.74%) Network Engineer
2 9 (14.52%) Analyst
3 7 (11.29%) Team Leader
3 7 (11.29%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 6 (9.68%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (8.06%) Operations Manager
5 5 (8.06%) IT Operations Manager
6 3 (4.84%) 2nd Line Support Technician
6 3 (4.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (4.84%) Service Desk Analyst
6 3 (4.84%) Service Analyst
6 3 (4.84%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (4.84%) Support Technician
6 3 (4.84%) Telephony Analyst
7 2 (3.23%) Support Analyst
7 2 (3.23%) Architect
7 2 (3.23%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.23%) IT Manager
7 2 (3.23%) Support Engineer
7 2 (3.23%) Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.06%) .NET
2 2 (3.23%) CSS
2 2 (3.23%) XML
2 2 (3.23%) EDI
2 2 (3.23%) HTML
3 1 (1.61%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.74%) Blackberry
2 5 (8.06%) Open Source
3 4 (6.45%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (6.45%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.84%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.23%) iPad
6 1 (1.61%) Equities
6 1 (1.61%) Statistics
6 1 (1.61%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.61%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.61%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 55 (88.71%) Windows
2 32 (51.61%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (41.94%) Windows Server 2003
4 25 (40.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (27.42%) Windows XP
6 12 (19.35%) Windows 8
7 11 (17.74%) Linux
8 10 (16.13%) UNIX
9 7 (11.29%) Windows Vista
10 5 (8.06%) Windows 7
11 3 (4.84%) Apple iOS
12 2 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (3.23%) Android
12 2 (3.23%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (1.61%) Mac OS X
13 1 (1.61%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (33.87%) ITIL
2 5 (8.06%) WFM
3 4 (6.45%) Incident Management
3 4 (6.45%) Change Management
3 4 (6.45%) Investment Management
3 4 (6.45%) Mentoring
3 4 (6.45%) Coaching
3 4 (6.45%) People Management
4 3 (4.84%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (4.84%) OO
4 3 (4.84%) CRM
4 3 (4.84%) E-Commerce
4 3 (4.84%) Service Delivery
4 3 (4.84%) Problem Management
5 2 (3.23%) Load Balancing
5 2 (3.23%) Identity Management
5 2 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (3.23%) TOGAF
5 2 (3.23%) Project Management
5 2 (3.23%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 9 (14.52%) SQL
2 7 (11.29%) PowerShell
3 6 (9.68%) PHP
4 4 (6.45%) VBScript
5 3 (4.84%) Java
5 3 (4.84%) Perl
6 2 (3.23%) Bash Shell
6 2 (3.23%) Korn
6 2 (3.23%) C#
6 2 (3.23%) VB.NET
6 2 (3.23%) VBA
7 1 (1.61%) Python
7 1 (1.61%) C
7 1 (1.61%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 9 (14.52%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (9.68%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (4.84%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (4.84%) MCSE
4 2 (3.23%) CCNA
4 2 (3.23%) CCA
4 2 (3.23%) Citrix Certification
4 2 (3.23%) VCP5
4 2 (3.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.61%) JNCIE
5 1 (1.61%) Degree
5 1 (1.61%) MCSA
5 1 (1.61%) CCIE
5 1 (1.61%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (1.61%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.90%) SLA
System Software
1 46 (74.19%) Active Directory
2 15 (24.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (9.68%) VMware ESX
4 5 (8.06%) NFS
5 4 (6.45%) MetaFrame
5 4 (6.45%) Hyper-V
6 2 (3.23%) XenApp
6 2 (3.23%) vSphere
6 2 (3.23%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 13 (20.97%) Backup Exec
2 4 (6.45%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (3.23%) SCCM
3 2 (3.23%) Puppet
3 2 (3.23%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (3.23%) Ansible
4 1 (1.61%) SCOM
Vendors
1 28 (45.16%) Microsoft
2 25 (40.32%) Cisco
3 21 (33.87%) VMware
4 18 (29.03%) Citrix
5 13 (20.97%) Symantec
6 7 (11.29%) NetApp
7 6 (9.68%) Red Hat
7 6 (9.68%) Oracle
8 5 (8.06%) Avaya
9 4 (6.45%) LANDesk
9 4 (6.45%) Sophos
10 3 (4.84%) Juniper
10 3 (4.84%) SAP
10 3 (4.84%) JD Edwards
10 3 (4.84%) CheckPoint
10 3 (4.84%) Veritas
11 2 (3.23%) Brocade
11 2 (3.23%) JBoss
11 2 (3.23%) IBM
11 2 (3.23%) HP
Colchester
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago