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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 23 10 30
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +20
Permanent jobs citing DNS 2 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 1.89% 12.50% 0.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.90% 76.47% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 1
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
29 17 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 27.36% 16.35% 7.93%
Number of salaries quoted 16 12 10
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 8 (100.00%) DHCP
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (75.00%) Configuration Management
2 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 6 (75.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (75.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (75.00%) MCSE
2 6 (75.00%) MCSA
2 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 6 (75.00%) MCP
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) SCCM
2 6 (75.00%) UAG
2 6 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (75.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (62.50%) IaaS
3 5 (62.50%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
3 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
3 5 (62.50%) Linux
3 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
4 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
5 3 (37.50%) PKI
5 3 (37.50%) Problem Management
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 6 (75.00%) SharePoint
1 6 (75.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (75.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 3 (37.50%) IIS
3 2 (25.00%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (62.50%) IaaS
1 5 (62.50%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (37.50%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (37.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) DHCP
2 3 (37.50%) Internet
2 3 (37.50%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) PHPUnit
1 2 (25.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Software Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) CSS
1 2 (25.00%) Web Services
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
1 2 (25.00%) jQuery
1 2 (25.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (62.50%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Configuration Management
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (37.50%) Problem Management
3 3 (37.50%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (37.50%) Change Management
4 2 (25.00%) OO
4 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (25.00%) OO PHP
4 2 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C++
1 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (25.00%) PHP
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
1 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
1 2 (25.00%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (75.00%) MCSE
1 6 (75.00%) MCSA
1 6 (75.00%) MCP
2 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
2 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (75.00%) UAG
2 2 (25.00%) Squid
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) SCCM
2 2 (25.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (75.00%) VMware
3 3 (37.50%) Citrix
3 3 (37.50%) Red Hat