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

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 21 28 10
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -18
Permanent jobs citing DNS 5 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 4.27% 5.08% 11.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 27.78% 22.22% 30.56%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 3
Average salary £27,000 £41,250 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.54% -5.17%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.40% -5.33%
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 27 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gatwick 15.38% 22.88% 38.71%
Number of salaries quoted 15 23 28
Average salary £27,000 £50,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-46.00% +14.94%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 27 May 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 5 (71.43%) ITIL
1 5 (71.43%) VPN
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (71.43%) Firewall
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
1 5 (71.43%) Load Balancing
2 3 (42.86%) High Availability
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (42.86%) HSRP
2 3 (42.86%) Spanning Tree
2 3 (42.86%) SDLC
2 3 (42.86%) VLAN
2 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 3 (42.86%) Wireshark
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (42.86%) Wireless
2 3 (42.86%) EIGRP
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) CCNP
2 3 (42.86%) CCNA
2 3 (42.86%) MPLS
2 3 (42.86%) OSPF
2 3 (42.86%) BGP
2 3 (42.86%) PPP
2 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 3 (42.86%) LAN
2 3 (42.86%) VoIP

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 2 (28.57%) IIS
1 2 (28.57%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) VPN
1 5 (71.43%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (42.86%) Wireless
2 3 (42.86%) VLAN
2 3 (42.86%) Wireshark
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (42.86%) HSRP
2 3 (42.86%) Spanning Tree
2 3 (42.86%) MPLS
2 3 (42.86%) OSPF
2 3 (42.86%) BGP
2 3 (42.86%) EIGRP
2 3 (42.86%) LAN
2 3 (42.86%) VoIP
2 3 (42.86%) WAN
2 3 (42.86%) PPP
2 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Subversion
1 1 (14.29%) PHPUnit
1 1 (14.29%) Behat
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Network Analyst
1 3 (42.86%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (28.57%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) DBA
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) PHP Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior DBA
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Senior PHP Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
1 1 (14.29%) jQuery
1 1 (14.29%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) GIS
2 1 (14.29%) Replication
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (14.29%) UNIX
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) ITIL
1 5 (71.43%) Load Balancing
2 3 (42.86%) High Availability
2 3 (42.86%) SDLC
3 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (28.57%) Incident Management
3 2 (28.57%) OO
3 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
3 2 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 2 (28.57%) Change Management
4 1 (14.29%) MVC
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) OOP
4 1 (14.29%) OO PHP
4 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) PHP
2 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
3 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
3 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (14.29%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (42.86%) CCNP
2 3 (42.86%) CCNA
2 3 (42.86%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (14.29%) iptables
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft