The first table below looks at the demand for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Guildford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Guildford region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 73 54 62
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +8
Permanent jobs citing DNS 10 36 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 1.27% 4.12% 1.77%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.90% 16.98% 10.28%
Number of salaries quoted 5 31 11
Average salary £30,000 £42,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £23,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.04% +6.42%
Communications & Networking Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
145 212 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 18.45% 24.26% 17.26%
Number of salaries quoted 130 166 101
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
DNS
Surrey

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

DNS
Salary Trend in Guildford

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

DNS Salary Trend in Guildford

DNS
Salary Histogram in Guildford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Guildford region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

DNS Salary Histogram in Guildford

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 17 (70.83%) TCP/IP
2 15 (62.50%) VPN
3 13 (54.17%) DHCP
3 13 (54.17%) Microsoft
3 13 (54.17%) Windows
3 13 (54.17%) Active Directory
4 12 (50.00%) Firewall
5 10 (41.67%) VMware
6 9 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (37.50%) Cisco
7 8 (33.33%) Windows 7
8 7 (29.17%) IPsec
8 7 (29.17%) SAN
8 7 (29.17%) UNIX
8 7 (29.17%) WAN
9 6 (25.00%) MS Exchange
9 6 (25.00%) SSL
10 5 (20.83%) HP
10 5 (20.83%) Cisco Certification
10 5 (20.83%) Juniper
10 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
10 5 (20.83%) Linux
10 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
10 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (20.83%) Load Balancing
10 5 (20.83%) F5
11 4 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 4 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (16.67%) German Language

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Guildford 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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
4 2 (8.33%) IIS
4 2 (8.33%) MQSeries
4 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (8.33%) WebSphere
5 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (4.17%) Mule
5 1 (4.17%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (4.17%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
2 4 (16.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (70.83%) TCP/IP
2 15 (62.50%) VPN
3 13 (54.17%) DHCP
4 12 (50.00%) Firewall
5 7 (29.17%) SAN
5 7 (29.17%) WAN
5 7 (29.17%) IPsec
6 6 (25.00%) SSL
7 4 (16.67%) SMTP
7 4 (16.67%) ATM
7 4 (16.67%) NAS
7 4 (16.67%) BIG-IP
7 4 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 4 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 3 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (12.50%) VLAN
8 3 (12.50%) LAN
9 2 (8.33%) VoIP
9 2 (8.33%) HTTP
9 2 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 4 (16.67%) German Language
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (16.67%) Support Technician
1 4 (16.67%) IT Support Technician
1 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (16.67%) IT Support
2 3 (12.50%) Network Engineer
2 3 (12.50%) Consultant
2 3 (12.50%) Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Junior
3 2 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (8.33%) Server Engineer
3 2 (8.33%) IT Administrator
3 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Administrator
3 2 (8.33%) Middleware Consultant
3 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Technician
3 2 (8.33%) Junior Systems Administrator
3 2 (8.33%) Junior Analyst
3 2 (8.33%) Junior Systems Analyst
4 1 (4.17%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) Middleware
2 1 (4.17%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Firmware
2 1 (4.17%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (54.17%) Windows
2 8 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 7 (29.17%) UNIX
4 5 (20.83%) Linux
4 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (16.67%) Windows XP
6 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (8.33%) Solaris
6 2 (8.33%) Ubuntu
6 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (4.17%) Windows Vista
7 1 (4.17%) CentOS
7 1 (4.17%) AIX
7 1 (4.17%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) Load Balancing
2 4 (16.67%) Product Management
2 4 (16.67%) Change Management
3 2 (8.33%) ITIL
3 2 (8.33%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (8.33%) Procure-to-pay
3 2 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2
4 1 (4.17%) CRM
4 1 (4.17%) Project Management
4 1 (4.17%) Service Management
4 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.17%) ITSM
4 1 (4.17%) Network Design
4 1 (4.17%) Network Architecture
4 1 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (4.17%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (4.17%) Cyber Security
4 1 (4.17%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) Bash Shell
2 2 (8.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (12.50%) CCNA
4 2 (8.33%) CCNP
4 2 (8.33%) MCSE
4 2 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (8.33%) Degree
5 1 (4.17%) MCITP
5 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (4.17%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (4.17%) Avaya Certification
5 1 (4.17%) MCSA
5 1 (4.17%) CCIE
5 1 (4.17%) CCSP
5 1 (4.17%) CCIP
5 1 (4.17%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (54.17%) Active Directory
2 9 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
3 2 (8.33%) vSphere
4 1 (4.17%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (4.17%) UAG
4 1 (4.17%) Terminal Services
4 1 (4.17%) ISA Server
4 1 (4.17%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Backup Exec
1 2 (8.33%) OSSEC
2 1 (4.17%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 13 (54.17%) Microsoft
2 10 (41.67%) VMware
3 9 (37.50%) Cisco
4 5 (20.83%) HP
4 5 (20.83%) F5
4 5 (20.83%) Juniper
5 4 (16.67%) Dell
6 3 (12.50%) IBM
7 2 (8.33%) Citrix
7 2 (8.33%) Red Hat
7 2 (8.33%) Splunk
7 2 (8.33%) NETGEAR
7 2 (8.33%) Veeam
7 2 (8.33%) Oracle
8 1 (4.17%) Symantec
8 1 (4.17%) Sophos
8 1 (4.17%) Clearswift
8 1 (4.17%) Avaya
8 1 (4.17%) Nortel
8 1 (4.17%) SunGard