The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 70 87 42
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -45
Permanent jobs citing DNS 15 21 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.61% 1.78% 4.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.39% 9.72% 22.35%
Number of salaries quoted 10 17 29
Median salary £43,750 £26,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+65.09% -29.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £20,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £38,400 £53,750
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%

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
112 216 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 12.00% 18.29% 21.00%
Number of salaries quoted 83 163 199
Median salary £33,000 £42,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.35% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,950 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region citing DNS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 22 February 2017.

DNS Salary Histogram in Essex

DNS
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Essex region over the 3 months to 22 February 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
Brentwood +20 5 £45,000 -
Colchester +10 4 £51,250 +83.03%
Halstead - 2 £33,000 -
Chelmsford - 1 £36,500 -
Harlow - 1 £21,000 -
Saffron Walden - 1 £48,500 -
DNS
East of England

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 Essex region with a requirement for DNS.

1 22 (59.46%) Windows
1 22 (59.46%) Active Directory
2 18 (48.65%) MS Exchange
3 16 (43.24%) Firewall
4 15 (40.54%) Cisco
5 14 (37.84%) Linux
5 14 (37.84%) Amazon AWS
5 14 (37.84%) Office 365
6 13 (35.14%) VMware
7 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
7 12 (32.43%) VMware Infrastructure
7 12 (32.43%) Windows Server
8 11 (29.73%) VoIP
8 11 (29.73%) SQL
8 11 (29.73%) MySQL
9 10 (27.03%) SQL Server
9 10 (27.03%) Citrix
9 10 (27.03%) Retail
9 10 (27.03%) Exchange Server 2010
10 9 (24.32%) Data Centre
10 9 (24.32%) CCNP
10 9 (24.32%) Cisco Certification
10 9 (24.32%) DHCP
10 9 (24.32%) TCP/IP
11 8 (21.62%) VPN
11 8 (21.62%) SMTP
11 8 (21.62%) Internet
11 8 (21.62%) BGP
11 8 (21.62%) OSPF
11 8 (21.62%) Windows 8

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 18 (48.65%) MS Exchange
2 10 (27.03%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (16.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 6 (16.22%) SharePoint
4 5 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (13.51%) WordPress
5 3 (8.11%) CMS
5 3 (8.11%) IIS
6 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (8.11%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 14 (37.84%) Amazon AWS
1 14 (37.84%) Office 365
2 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (8.11%) iTunes
4 2 (5.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (43.24%) Firewall
2 11 (29.73%) VoIP
3 9 (24.32%) DHCP
3 9 (24.32%) TCP/IP
4 8 (21.62%) BGP
4 8 (21.62%) Internet
4 8 (21.62%) Network Security
4 8 (21.62%) OSPF
4 8 (21.62%) SMTP
4 8 (21.62%) VPN
5 7 (18.92%) FTP
5 7 (18.92%) LAN
5 7 (18.92%) LDAP
5 7 (18.92%) WAN
6 6 (16.22%) EIGRP
6 6 (16.22%) Extranet
6 6 (16.22%) IPsec
6 6 (16.22%) MPLS
6 6 (16.22%) SNMP
6 6 (16.22%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (29.73%) MySQL
2 10 (27.03%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (27.03%) Retail
2 5 (13.51%) Finance
2 5 (13.51%) Manufacturing
3 4 (10.81%) Banking
4 3 (8.11%) Legal
4 3 (8.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (18.92%) Network Engineer
2 6 (16.22%) IT Manager
2 6 (16.22%) IT Support
2 6 (16.22%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) Business Manager
3 5 (13.51%) Developer
3 5 (13.51%) IT Support Manager
3 5 (13.51%) Support Engineer
3 5 (13.51%) Support Manager
3 5 (13.51%) Web Developer
4 4 (10.81%) Exchange Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Messaging Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Mobility Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) PHP Developer
5 3 (8.11%) PHP Web Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Systems Support
5 3 (8.11%) Systems Support Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (18.92%) Web Services
2 6 (16.22%) CSS
2 6 (16.22%) HTML
2 6 (16.22%) jQuery
3 5 (13.51%) AngularJS
3 5 (13.51%) CSS3
3 5 (13.51%) EDI
3 5 (13.51%) HTML5
3 5 (13.51%) React
3 5 (13.51%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 3 (8.11%) CodeIgniter
4 3 (8.11%) JSON
4 3 (8.11%) RESTful
4 3 (8.11%) Symfony
4 3 (8.11%) XML
4 3 (8.11%) Yii
5 1 (2.70%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 9 (24.32%) Data Centre
2 6 (16.22%) Blackberry
3 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.11%) Blog
3 3 (8.11%) Smartphone
4 2 (5.41%) Driving Licence
4 2 (5.41%) Fat Client
4 2 (5.41%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.70%) CMDB
5 1 (2.70%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 22 (59.46%) Windows
2 14 (37.84%) Linux
3 12 (32.43%) Windows Server
4 8 (21.62%) Windows 8
5 7 (18.92%) Unix
5 7 (18.92%) Windows 7
6 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (13.51%) Mac OS X
7 5 (13.51%) Ubuntu
8 4 (10.81%) Windows 10
8 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (5.41%) Apple iOS
11 1 (2.70%) Android
11 1 (2.70%) CentOS
11 1 (2.70%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (18.92%) Change Control
2 6 (16.22%) ITIL
3 5 (13.51%) Brand Management
3 5 (13.51%) E-Commerce
3 5 (13.51%) Infrastructure Management
3 5 (13.51%) Operations Management
3 5 (13.51%) SEO
3 5 (13.51%) Web Development
4 4 (10.81%) Change Management
4 4 (10.81%) Project Planning
4 4 (10.81%) Time Management
5 3 (8.11%) Configuration Management
5 3 (8.11%) CRM
5 3 (8.11%) Front End Development
5 3 (8.11%) Mentoring
5 3 (8.11%) Open Source
5 3 (8.11%) Security Patching
5 3 (8.11%) Software Engineering
5 3 (8.11%) Wireframes
6 2 (5.41%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (29.73%) SQL
2 7 (18.92%) Python
3 5 (13.51%) JavaScript
3 5 (13.51%) PHP
4 3 (8.11%) PowerShell
5 2 (5.41%) Shell Script
5 2 (5.41%) VB
6 1 (2.70%) C#
6 1 (2.70%) Perl
6 1 (2.70%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (24.32%) CCNP
1 9 (24.32%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (16.22%) JNCIP
3 2 (5.41%) CCSE
3 2 (5.41%) MCSE
3 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.70%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (2.70%) Degree
4 1 (2.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) ISO 9001
1 2 (5.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 22 (59.46%) Active Directory
2 12 (32.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (18.92%) Hyper-V
3 7 (18.92%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (13.51%) VMware ESX
5 3 (8.11%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (5.41%) XenApp
7 1 (2.70%) Terminal Services
7 1 (2.70%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (21.62%) SCCM
2 6 (16.22%) Backup Exec
3 5 (13.51%) Nagios
4 4 (10.81%) WSUS
5 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Intune
5 3 (8.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (2.70%) Ansible
6 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (2.70%) Puppet
6 1 (2.70%) Salt
Vendors
1 15 (40.54%) Cisco
2 13 (35.14%) VMware
3 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
4 10 (27.03%) Citrix
5 6 (16.22%) Apple
5 6 (16.22%) Clearswift
5 6 (16.22%) F5
5 6 (16.22%) Juniper
6 5 (13.51%) Infoblox
6 5 (13.51%) Sophos
6 5 (13.51%) WatchGuard
7 4 (10.81%) Symantec
8 3 (8.11%) HP
8 3 (8.11%) NetApp
8 3 (8.11%) Proofpoint
8 3 (8.11%) SolarWinds
8 3 (8.11%) Zend
9 2 (5.41%) Blue Coat
9 2 (5.41%) CheckPoint
9 2 (5.41%) Imperva