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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 15 34 13
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -21
Permanent jobs citing DNS 3 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 3.41% 0.90% 9.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 16.67% 7.14% 21.62%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 5
Average salary £27,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.85% -
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -6.66%
DNS
West Sussex

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

Communications & Networking Category
Gatwick
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
18 14 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 20.45% 12.61% 42.53%
Number of salaries quoted 18 11 31
Average salary £27,000 £33,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.79% -21.76%
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

DNS
Salary Trend in Gatwick

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

DNS Salary Trend in Gatwick

DNS
Salary Histogram in Gatwick

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

DNS Salary Histogram in Gatwick

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 4 (57.14%) VPN
1 4 (57.14%) MPLS
1 4 (57.14%) VoIP
1 4 (57.14%) WAN
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
1 4 (57.14%) VLAN
1 4 (57.14%) LAN
2 3 (42.86%) PHP
2 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) OO
2 3 (42.86%) Apache
2 3 (42.86%) LDAP
3 2 (28.57%) ISDN
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
3 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
3 2 (28.57%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) Web Services
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) UNIX
3 2 (28.57%) OSPF
3 2 (28.57%) BGP
3 2 (28.57%) EIGRP
3 2 (28.57%) RTP
3 2 (28.57%) SS7
3 2 (28.57%) HTTPS
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Gatwick 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 3 (42.86%) Apache
2 2 (28.57%) nginx
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) LAN
1 4 (57.14%) VoIP
1 4 (57.14%) WAN
1 4 (57.14%) MPLS
1 4 (57.14%) Firewall
1 4 (57.14%) VLAN
1 4 (57.14%) VPN
2 3 (42.86%) LDAP
3 2 (28.57%) ISDN
3 2 (28.57%) PBX
3 2 (28.57%) DHCP
3 2 (28.57%) HTTP
3 2 (28.57%) PPP
3 2 (28.57%) SNMP
3 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 2 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (28.57%) Wireless
3 2 (28.57%) IPsec
3 2 (28.57%) SSH
3 2 (28.57%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Subversion
1 2 (28.57%) PHPUnit
1 2 (28.57%) Behat
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Senior Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Network Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) PHP Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Senior PHP Developer
1 2 (28.57%) Voice Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Platform Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) HTML
1 2 (28.57%) CSS
1 2 (28.57%) Web Services
1 2 (28.57%) jQuery
1 2 (28.57%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 3 (42.86%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) CentOS
2 2 (28.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) OO
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) OO PHP
2 2 (28.57%) Coaching
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) MVC
2 2 (28.57%) TDD
2 2 (28.57%) Requirements Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
2 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (28.57%) BDD
2 2 (28.57%) High Availability
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (14.29%) OOP
3 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) PHP
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
2 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CCNP
1 2 (28.57%) CCNA
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) iptables
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Nagios
2 1 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
1 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
1 2 (28.57%) VMware