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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 86 42 53
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +11
Permanent jobs citing DNS 19 60 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.60% 4.71% 3.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.00% 21.90% 18.44%
Number of salaries quoted 15 32 24
Average salary £27,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £23,650 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,100 £53,750 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
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
211 274 179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 17.73% 21.49% 17.92%
Number of salaries quoted 151 210 142
Average salary £42,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 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
(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
Colchester -14 4 £28,000 -21.12% 2
Brentwood -2 3 - -
DNS
East of England

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 49 (98.00%) Active Directory
2 46 (92.00%) Windows
3 40 (80.00%) DHCP
4 35 (70.00%) Microsoft
5 32 (64.00%) VMware
6 29 (58.00%) Windows Server
7 27 (54.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 24 (48.00%) TCP/IP
9 23 (46.00%) MS Excel
9 23 (46.00%) MS Exchange
10 19 (38.00%) MS Office
11 18 (36.00%) Citrix
12 17 (34.00%) Hyper-V
13 15 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
13 15 (30.00%) ITIL
14 14 (28.00%) VPN
14 14 (28.00%) SolarWinds
14 14 (28.00%) Office 365
15 13 (26.00%) Analytical Skills
15 13 (26.00%) SQL Server
16 12 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2013
16 12 (24.00%) Windows Server 2012
16 12 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2010
16 12 (24.00%) WSUS
17 11 (22.00%) Veeam
17 11 (22.00%) Windows 7
17 11 (22.00%) Cisco
17 11 (22.00%) Windows Server 2003
18 10 (20.00%) HP
18 10 (20.00%) Linux

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 23 (46.00%) MS Exchange
2 12 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 12 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 7 (14.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (12.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (8.00%) IIS
7 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
8 1 (2.00%) IBM Domino
8 1 (2.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 23 (46.00%) MS Excel
2 19 (38.00%) MS Office
3 1 (2.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (14.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.00%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (2.00%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 14 (28.00%) Office 365
2 2 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 40 (80.00%) DHCP
2 24 (48.00%) TCP/IP
3 14 (28.00%) VPN
4 9 (18.00%) Firewall
4 9 (18.00%) SMTP
5 8 (16.00%) LDAP
5 8 (16.00%) Wireless
6 7 (14.00%) IMAP
6 7 (14.00%) Remote Desktop
6 7 (14.00%) SNMP
7 6 (12.00%) DMZ
7 6 (12.00%) LAN
7 6 (12.00%) VLAN
8 4 (8.00%) NAS
8 4 (8.00%) SAN
8 4 (8.00%) WAN
9 3 (6.00%) iSCSI
9 3 (6.00%) VoIP
10 2 (4.00%) Internet
10 2 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (26.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.00%) MySQL
2 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.00%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (2.00%) MS Access
General
1 8 (16.00%) Finance
2 3 (6.00%) Back Office
3 1 (2.00%) Billing
3 1 (2.00%) Publishing
3 1 (2.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (34.00%) IT Engineer
2 14 (28.00%) Support Engineer
3 11 (22.00%) IT Support
4 10 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
4 10 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
4 10 (20.00%) Systems Support
4 10 (20.00%) Systems Support Engineer
5 7 (14.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 7 (14.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 7 (14.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 6 (12.00%) Analyst
6 6 (12.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (10.00%) IT Analyst
8 4 (8.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 4 (8.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (8.00%) Server Support
9 3 (6.00%) 3rd Line Support
9 3 (6.00%) Architect
9 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 3 (6.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.00%) MAPI
2 2 (4.00%) Web Services
3 1 (2.00%) .NET
3 1 (2.00%) Classic ASP
3 1 (2.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (26.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (14.00%) CMDB
2 7 (14.00%) iPhone
3 6 (12.00%) Blackberry
3 6 (12.00%) PDA
4 4 (8.00%) Driving Licence
5 3 (6.00%) Data Centre
5 3 (6.00%) Replication
6 2 (4.00%) Clustering
7 1 (2.00%) HP Storage
7 1 (2.00%) iPad
7 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 46 (92.00%) Windows
2 29 (58.00%) Windows Server
3 15 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (24.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (22.00%) Windows 7
5 11 (22.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (20.00%) Linux
7 9 (18.00%) Windows 8
8 7 (14.00%) Android
8 7 (14.00%) Mac OS
9 6 (12.00%) Windows 10
9 6 (12.00%) Windows Vista
9 6 (12.00%) Windows XP
10 1 (2.00%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.00%) ITIL
2 9 (18.00%) Change Management
3 7 (14.00%) Digital Forensics
3 7 (14.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (14.00%) Patch Management
3 7 (14.00%) Performance Tuning
3 7 (14.00%) Security Patching
3 7 (14.00%) Time Management
4 4 (8.00%) Line Management
5 3 (6.00%) Incident Management
5 3 (6.00%) Logistics
5 3 (6.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (6.00%) Service Delivery
6 2 (4.00%) Business Continuity
6 2 (4.00%) Change Control
6 2 (4.00%) ITIL V3
6 2 (4.00%) Migration
7 1 (2.00%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (2.00%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.00%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 9 (18.00%) SQL
2 7 (14.00%) PowerShell
2 7 (14.00%) VBScript
3 4 (8.00%) C
4 1 (2.00%) PHP
4 1 (2.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (10.00%) MCP
2 3 (6.00%) MCSE
2 3 (6.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (4.00%) Degree
3 2 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.00%) A+ Certification
4 1 (2.00%) CCNA
4 1 (2.00%) CCNP
4 1 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.00%) MCSA
4 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (18.00%) SLA
2 1 (2.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 49 (98.00%) Active Directory
2 27 (54.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (34.00%) Hyper-V
4 8 (16.00%) vSphere
5 4 (8.00%) Terminal Services
5 4 (8.00%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (6.00%) NFS
7 1 (2.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (24.00%) WSUS
2 9 (18.00%) SCCM
3 7 (14.00%) Backup Exec
3 7 (14.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (2.00%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.00%) SCOM
4 1 (2.00%) SmoothWall
4 1 (2.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 35 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 32 (64.00%) VMware
3 18 (36.00%) Citrix
4 14 (28.00%) SolarWinds
5 11 (22.00%) Cisco
5 11 (22.00%) Veeam
6 10 (20.00%) HP
7 8 (16.00%) Apple
7 8 (16.00%) Symantec
8 7 (14.00%) Draytek
9 3 (6.00%) Dell
9 3 (6.00%) Intel
10 2 (4.00%) Avaya
10 2 (4.00%) Sage
11 1 (2.00%) arcserve
11 1 (2.00%) IBM
11 1 (2.00%) Intel Security
11 1 (2.00%) Juniper
11 1 (2.00%) Lotus
11 1 (2.00%) NetApp
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Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Colchester
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
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Salary: £19000.00 - £21000.00 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago