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 3 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 36 70 31
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -39
Permanent jobs citing DNS 65 36 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 5.23% 2.50% 6.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 32.18% 17.91% 26.69%
Number of salaries quoted 27 34 62
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £18,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £52,950
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -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
202 201 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 16.25% 13.94% 23.25%
Number of salaries quoted 123 180 185
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £23,800 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £56,700
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 3 June 2015.

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 3 June 2015. 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 +11 25 £50,000 -9.09%
Basildon -4 2 £65,000 +44.44%
Colchester -5 2 £46,250 +32.14%
Harlow - 1 £20,000 -
DNS
East of England

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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.

1 115 (88.46%) Windows
2 105 (80.77%) Active Directory
3 97 (74.62%) Microsoft
3 97 (74.62%) VMware
4 87 (66.92%) DHCP
5 79 (60.77%) VMware Infrastructure
6 59 (45.38%) ITIL
7 52 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 50 (38.46%) Citrix
9 49 (37.69%) Windows Server 2003
10 47 (36.15%) SAN
11 45 (34.62%) MS Exchange
11 45 (34.62%) Firewall
12 42 (32.31%) SQL Server
13 39 (30.00%) LDAP
14 38 (29.23%) Change Management
15 34 (26.15%) Disaster Recovery
16 33 (25.38%) SQL
16 33 (25.38%) SLA
17 28 (21.54%) Finance
18 26 (20.00%) Linux
18 26 (20.00%) Windows 8
19 25 (19.23%) Security Patching
19 25 (19.23%) SolarWinds
19 25 (19.23%) CMDB
20 24 (18.46%) Windows Server 2012
20 24 (18.46%) MS Excel
20 24 (18.46%) VPN
21 23 (17.69%) Exchange Server 2007
21 23 (17.69%) Hyper-V

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 2015, 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 45 (34.62%) MS Exchange
2 23 (17.69%) Exchange Server 2007
3 22 (16.92%) Exchange Server 2010
4 17 (13.08%) IIS
4 17 (13.08%) Exchange Server 2003
5 12 (9.23%) WebSphere
5 12 (9.23%) GlassFish
5 12 (9.23%) OpenStack
5 12 (9.23%) WebLogic
5 12 (9.23%) JBoss
5 12 (9.23%) Tomcat
6 10 (7.69%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 24 (18.46%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.85%) MS Office
3 1 (0.77%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.77%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 19 (14.62%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (9.23%) IBM SmartCloud
2 12 (9.23%) AWS CloudFormation
3 10 (7.69%) Office 365
4 8 (6.15%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.77%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 87 (66.92%) DHCP
2 47 (36.15%) SAN
3 45 (34.62%) Firewall
4 39 (30.00%) LDAP
5 24 (18.46%) VPN
6 20 (15.38%) TCP/IP
7 12 (9.23%) BIG-IP
8 10 (7.69%) Internet
9 9 (6.92%) WAN
10 7 (5.38%) SSH
10 7 (5.38%) FTP
10 7 (5.38%) HTTP
11 6 (4.62%) VoIP
12 5 (3.85%) VLAN
12 5 (3.85%) SNMP
12 5 (3.85%) LAN
13 4 (3.08%) SMTP
14 3 (2.31%) SSL
15 2 (1.54%) OSPF
15 2 (1.54%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (32.31%) SQL Server
2 12 (9.23%) Relational Database
3 7 (5.38%) MySQL
4 4 (3.08%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (2.31%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.54%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 12 (9.23%) Git (software)
1 12 (9.23%) Subversion
General
1 28 (21.54%) Finance
2 7 (5.38%) Electronics
3 5 (3.85%) Games
4 3 (2.31%) Banking
5 2 (1.54%) Law
5 2 (1.54%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.54%) Back Office
5 2 (1.54%) Marketing
6 1 (0.77%) Retail
6 1 (0.77%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 19 (14.62%) Systems Engineer
3 16 (12.31%) Network Engineer
3 16 (12.31%) Support Engineer
4 15 (11.54%) 3rd Line Support
5 12 (9.23%) Automation Engineer
6 8 (6.15%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 8 (6.15%) Consultant
6 8 (6.15%) Systems Administrator
6 8 (6.15%) Systems Support
7 7 (5.38%) Administrator
7 7 (5.38%) Systems Support Engineer
7 7 (5.38%) Server Support
8 6 (4.62%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (3.08%) IT Consultant
9 4 (3.08%) Wintel Engineer
9 4 (3.08%) VMware Engineer
9 4 (3.08%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (2.31%) Analyst
11 2 (1.54%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.62%) Web Services
2 3 (2.31%) .NET
3 2 (1.54%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 25 (19.23%) CMDB
2 19 (14.62%) Blackberry
3 17 (13.08%) Clustering
4 12 (9.23%) Data Centre
5 7 (5.38%) Telematics
6 4 (3.08%) Replication
7 3 (2.31%) Hedge funds
8 1 (0.77%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.77%) Life Science
8 1 (0.77%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.77%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.77%) Wiki
8 1 (0.77%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.77%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.77%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 115 (88.46%) Windows
2 52 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 49 (37.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 26 (20.00%) Linux
4 26 (20.00%) Windows 8
5 24 (18.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (13.85%) Windows 7
7 16 (12.31%) Windows XP
8 13 (10.00%) UNIX
9 12 (9.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (6.92%) Windows 2000
11 5 (3.85%) Ubuntu
11 5 (3.85%) Mac OS X
12 3 (2.31%) Debian
13 2 (1.54%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.77%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (45.38%) ITIL
2 38 (29.23%) Change Management
3 34 (26.15%) Disaster Recovery
4 25 (19.23%) Security Patching
5 21 (16.15%) Load Balancing
6 15 (11.54%) Project Management
7 12 (9.23%) Time Management
7 12 (9.23%) Continuous Delivery
8 9 (6.92%) DevOps
8 9 (6.92%) Data Centre Operations
9 7 (5.38%) Server Monitoring
9 7 (5.38%) Software Engineering
10 6 (4.62%) PRINCE2
11 5 (3.85%) Mentoring
11 5 (3.85%) Infrastructure Management
11 5 (3.85%) Service Delivery
12 4 (3.08%) Capacity Management
13 3 (2.31%) Change Control
13 3 (2.31%) Kalman Filter
14 2 (1.54%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 33 (25.38%) SQL
2 22 (16.92%) PowerShell
3 12 (9.23%) Bash Shell
3 12 (9.23%) Korn
3 12 (9.23%) Perl
4 9 (6.92%) VBScript
5 7 (5.38%) C
6 1 (0.77%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 19 (14.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (10.77%) MCSE
3 6 (4.62%) MCSA
3 6 (4.62%) SC Cleared
3 6 (4.62%) Security Cleared
4 4 (3.08%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (3.08%) MCP
4 4 (3.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (1.54%) MCITP
6 1 (0.77%) MOS
6 1 (0.77%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.77%) CCNP
6 1 (0.77%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (25.38%) SLA
System Software
1 105 (80.77%) Active Directory
2 79 (60.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (17.69%) Hyper-V
4 18 (13.85%) VMware ESX
5 17 (13.08%) vSphere
6 13 (10.00%) XenApp
7 12 (9.23%) XenServer
7 12 (9.23%) vCloud
8 8 (6.15%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (3.08%) Terminal Services
9 4 (3.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (1.54%) Xen
10 2 (1.54%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 19 (14.62%) Backup Exec
2 18 (13.85%) SCCM
2 18 (13.85%) SCOM
3 12 (9.23%) Puppet
3 12 (9.23%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (9.23%) Ansible
4 7 (5.38%) WSUS
5 5 (3.85%) Nagios
6 2 (1.54%) ARCserve
6 2 (1.54%) MIMEsweeper
6 2 (1.54%) MAILsweeper
Vendors
1 97 (74.62%) Microsoft
1 97 (74.62%) VMware
2 50 (38.46%) Citrix
3 25 (19.23%) SolarWinds
4 15 (11.54%) NetApp
5 14 (10.77%) Symantec
5 14 (10.77%) IBM
6 13 (10.00%) Oracle
6 13 (10.00%) HP
7 12 (9.23%) F5
7 12 (9.23%) SaltStack
7 12 (9.23%) Red Hat
8 11 (8.46%) Cisco
9 5 (3.85%) WatchGuard
9 5 (3.85%) SonicWALL
9 5 (3.85%) Sophos
10 4 (3.08%) Sage
10 4 (3.08%) Veeam
10 4 (3.08%) Barracuda Networks
11 2 (1.54%) Dell
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