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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 38 43 23
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -20
Permanent jobs citing DNS 65 43 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 5.14% 4.00% 8.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 23.72% 23.89% 41.62%
Number of salaries quoted 31 31 72
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £18,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,878 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.65% -
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
274 180 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 21.68% 16.73% 19.68%
Number of salaries quoted 203 138 155
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,500 £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 2 March 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 2 March 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 -6 14 £56,250 +7.14%
Colchester -2 5 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Chelmsford -4 4 £35,000 +89.18%
Leigh-on-Sea - 4 £26,500 -
DNS
East of England

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 93 (80.17%) Windows
2 92 (79.31%) Active Directory
3 79 (68.10%) Microsoft
4 76 (65.52%) VMware
5 63 (54.31%) DHCP
6 59 (50.86%) VMware Infrastructure
7 56 (48.28%) Windows Server 2008
8 51 (43.97%) Windows Server 2003
9 44 (37.93%) MS Exchange
10 43 (37.07%) Firewall
11 41 (35.34%) ITIL
12 39 (33.62%) SAN
13 36 (31.03%) Citrix
14 31 (26.72%) SQL Server
15 30 (25.86%) Exchange Server 2007
16 28 (24.14%) Windows Server 2012
17 27 (23.28%) SQL
17 27 (23.28%) MS Excel
18 26 (22.41%) VPN
18 26 (22.41%) Linux
18 26 (22.41%) Windows 8
18 26 (22.41%) Exchange Server 2010
18 26 (22.41%) Hyper-V
19 25 (21.55%) Microsoft Certification
20 24 (20.69%) Symantec
20 24 (20.69%) Blackberry
21 22 (18.97%) Disaster Recovery
22 21 (18.10%) vSphere
23 20 (17.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
23 20 (17.24%) Backup Exec

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 44 (37.93%) MS Exchange
2 30 (25.86%) Exchange Server 2007
3 26 (22.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 19 (16.38%) Exchange Server 2003
5 18 (15.52%) IIS
6 15 (12.93%) JBoss
6 15 (12.93%) Tomcat
6 15 (12.93%) WebSphere
6 15 (12.93%) GlassFish
6 15 (12.93%) OpenStack
6 15 (12.93%) WebLogic
7 8 (6.90%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.86%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 27 (23.28%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.31%) MS Office
3 1 (0.86%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.86%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 15 (12.93%) IBM SmartCloud
2 3 (2.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.72%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.86%) Office 365
4 1 (0.86%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 63 (54.31%) DHCP
2 43 (37.07%) Firewall
3 39 (33.62%) SAN
4 26 (22.41%) VPN
5 17 (14.66%) LDAP
6 15 (12.93%) BIG-IP
7 11 (9.48%) WAN
8 8 (6.90%) LAN
8 8 (6.90%) TCP/IP
9 6 (5.17%) Internet
10 4 (3.45%) VLAN
10 4 (3.45%) SMTP
11 3 (2.59%) FTP
11 3 (2.59%) HTTP
11 3 (2.59%) SSH
12 2 (1.72%) MPLS
12 2 (1.72%) SSL
13 1 (0.86%) SNMP
13 1 (0.86%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (26.72%) SQL Server
2 15 (12.93%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.72%) Data Mining
3 2 (1.72%) MySQL
3 2 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 17 (14.66%) Git (software)
2 15 (12.93%) Subversion
3 1 (0.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (17.24%) Finance
2 9 (7.76%) Law
3 3 (2.59%) Electronics
3 3 (2.59%) Marketing
4 2 (1.72%) Back Office
4 2 (1.72%) Banking
4 2 (1.72%) Retail
5 1 (0.86%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.86%) Games
Job Titles
1 22 (18.97%) Network Engineer
2 21 (18.10%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 17 (14.66%) Support Engineer
4 15 (12.93%) Consultant
4 15 (12.93%) Automation Engineer
5 14 (12.07%) 3rd Line Support
6 9 (7.76%) Systems Engineer
6 9 (7.76%) Wintel Consultant
7 8 (6.90%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 6 (5.17%) Wintel Engineer
9 5 (4.31%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (4.31%) VMware Engineer
9 5 (4.31%) Server Engineer
10 4 (3.45%) Infrastructure Specialist
10 4 (3.45%) IT Consultant
11 3 (2.59%) Analyst
11 3 (2.59%) Systems Administrator
11 3 (2.59%) Systems Support
12 2 (1.72%) Technical Consultant
12 2 (1.72%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.31%) .NET
2 4 (3.45%) Web Services
3 2 (1.72%) XML
3 2 (1.72%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (1.72%) .NET Framework
3 2 (1.72%) jQuery
3 2 (1.72%) CSS
3 2 (1.72%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 24 (20.69%) Blackberry
2 15 (12.93%) Clustering
3 10 (8.62%) CMDB
4 5 (4.31%) Statistics
4 5 (4.31%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.31%) Hedge funds
5 3 (2.59%) Telematics
6 2 (1.72%) Open Source
6 2 (1.72%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (0.86%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 93 (80.17%) Windows
2 56 (48.28%) Windows Server 2008
3 51 (43.97%) Windows Server 2003
4 28 (24.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 26 (22.41%) Windows 8
5 26 (22.41%) Linux
6 20 (17.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 19 (16.38%) Windows XP
8 15 (12.93%) UNIX
9 11 (9.48%) Windows 7
10 9 (7.76%) Windows 2000 Server
11 5 (4.31%) Solaris
12 3 (2.59%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.86%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.86%) Debian
13 1 (0.86%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (35.34%) ITIL
2 22 (18.97%) Disaster Recovery
3 20 (17.24%) Change Management
4 18 (15.52%) Load Balancing
5 8 (6.90%) Service Delivery
6 7 (6.03%) Project Management
7 6 (5.17%) Time Management
7 6 (5.17%) Capacity Management
7 6 (5.17%) Kalman Filter
8 5 (4.31%) BCP
8 5 (4.31%) Business Continuity
8 5 (4.31%) Asset Management
8 5 (4.31%) Logistics
9 4 (3.45%) Mentoring
9 4 (3.45%) DevOps
10 3 (2.59%) Infrastructure Management
10 3 (2.59%) Server Monitoring
10 3 (2.59%) Product Management
10 3 (2.59%) Software Engineering
10 3 (2.59%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 27 (23.28%) SQL
2 19 (16.38%) PowerShell
3 15 (12.93%) Bash Shell
3 15 (12.93%) Korn
3 15 (12.93%) Perl
4 4 (3.45%) VBScript
5 3 (2.59%) C
6 2 (1.72%) C#
6 2 (1.72%) Java
6 2 (1.72%) JavaScript
6 2 (1.72%) PHP
6 2 (1.72%) Python
6 2 (1.72%) Ruby
7 1 (0.86%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 25 (21.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (17.24%) MCSE
3 9 (7.76%) MCITP
4 6 (5.17%) Degree
5 5 (4.31%) MCP
5 5 (4.31%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (2.59%) VCP4
7 3 (2.59%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.72%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.72%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.86%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.34%) SLA
System Software
1 92 (79.31%) Active Directory
2 59 (50.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (22.41%) Hyper-V
4 21 (18.10%) vSphere
5 15 (12.93%) vCloud
6 7 (6.03%) XenApp
7 6 (5.17%) VMware ESX
7 6 (5.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 5 (4.31%) Xen
9 4 (3.45%) XenServer
10 2 (1.72%) Sendmail
10 2 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.86%) MetaFrame
11 1 (0.86%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 20 (17.24%) Backup Exec
2 15 (12.93%) Puppet
2 15 (12.93%) Opscode Chef
2 15 (12.93%) Ansible
3 10 (8.62%) SCCM
3 10 (8.62%) SCOM
4 5 (4.31%) WSUS
4 5 (4.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (1.72%) ARCserve
5 2 (1.72%) MIMEsweeper
5 2 (1.72%) MAILsweeper
6 1 (0.86%) Nagios
Vendors
1 79 (68.10%) Microsoft
2 76 (65.52%) VMware
3 36 (31.03%) Citrix
4 24 (20.69%) Symantec
5 20 (17.24%) Red Hat
5 20 (17.24%) IBM
6 19 (16.38%) HP
7 16 (13.79%) NetApp
8 15 (12.93%) Oracle
8 15 (12.93%) F5
8 15 (12.93%) SaltStack
9 10 (8.62%) SolarWinds
10 7 (6.03%) Cisco
11 6 (5.17%) Veeam
12 5 (4.31%) SonicWALL
12 5 (4.31%) Barracuda Networks
12 5 (4.31%) Sun
12 5 (4.31%) Dell
12 5 (4.31%) EMC
12 5 (4.31%) Sage
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