The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 27 31 40
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +9
Permanent jobs citing DNS 6 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 3.51% 3.51% 2.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.00% 25.00% 8.77%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 5
Average salary £25,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% +3.89%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -
DNS
Hampshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
40 24 57
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 23.39% 14.04% 25.11%
Number of salaries quoted 34 19 55
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,000 £34,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

DNS
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

DNS Salary Trend in Farnborough

DNS
Salary Histogram in Farnborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Farnborough region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Farnborough

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 6 (85.71%) VMware
1 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) DHCP
3 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
3 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) Internet
3 4 (57.14%) Customer Engagement
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
5 2 (28.57%) CCNA
5 2 (28.57%) MPLS
5 2 (28.57%) OSPF
5 2 (28.57%) BGP
5 2 (28.57%) VPN
5 2 (28.57%) SSL
5 2 (28.57%) SLA
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco
5 2 (28.57%) vSphere
5 2 (28.57%) Network Management
5 2 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (28.57%) Lync
5 2 (28.57%) Capacity Management
5 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Management
5 2 (28.57%) Multicast
5 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (28.57%) Firewall
5 2 (28.57%) IPsec
5 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (28.57%) Polycom
5 2 (28.57%) Tandberg

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 2 (28.57%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) DHCP
2 4 (57.14%) TCP/IP
2 4 (57.14%) Internet
3 2 (28.57%) MPLS
3 2 (28.57%) OSPF
3 2 (28.57%) BGP
3 2 (28.57%) VPN
3 2 (28.57%) SSL
3 2 (28.57%) Multicast
3 2 (28.57%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) IPsec
4 1 (14.29%) IMAP
4 1 (14.29%) POP3
4 1 (14.29%) SMTP
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) 1st Line Support
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Tester
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (28.57%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Customer Engagement
2 2 (28.57%) Network Management
2 2 (28.57%) Capacity Management
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CCNA
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) vSphere
2 2 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) Polycom
3 2 (28.57%) Tandberg