The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 56 67 53
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -14
Permanent jobs citing DNS 15 10 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 2.25% 1.49% 3.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.34% 7.30% 15.07%
Number of salaries quoted 15 10 17
Average salary £45,000 £30,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.76% -6.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £23,700 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.33% -
DNS
Surrey

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

Communications & Networking Category
Guildford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
145 137 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 21.74% 20.45% 21.35%
Number of salaries quoted 130 116 119
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 27 February 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Guildford

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 26 (92.86%) DHCP
2 23 (82.14%) Microsoft
3 22 (78.57%) SQL
3 22 (78.57%) Windows
3 22 (78.57%) VMware
4 21 (75.00%) HP
4 21 (75.00%) SAN
4 21 (75.00%) MS Exchange
4 21 (75.00%) vSphere
4 21 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 20 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2013
5 20 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (71.43%) TCP/IP
6 17 (60.71%) Linux
7 16 (57.14%) Citrix
7 16 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
8 15 (53.57%) Cisco Certification
8 15 (53.57%) Cisco
8 15 (53.57%) MCSE
8 15 (53.57%) MCSA
9 14 (50.00%) SAS
9 14 (50.00%) UNIX
9 14 (50.00%) CCA
9 14 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
9 14 (50.00%) CCNA
9 14 (50.00%) EMC
9 14 (50.00%) CommVault
9 14 (50.00%) NetApp
9 14 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 21 (75.00%) MS Exchange
1 21 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 20 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2013
3 14 (50.00%) SAS
4 1 (3.57%) Lync
4 1 (3.57%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (92.86%) DHCP
2 21 (75.00%) SAN
3 20 (71.43%) TCP/IP
4 14 (50.00%) iSCSI
4 14 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
5 6 (21.43%) VLAN
6 3 (10.71%) Firewall
7 2 (7.14%) HTTP
8 1 (3.57%) VPN
8 1 (3.57%) LDAP
8 1 (3.57%) LAN
8 1 (3.57%) VoIP
8 1 (3.57%) WAN
8 1 (3.57%) IP Telephony
8 1 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (3.57%) NAS
8 1 (3.57%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2005
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (7.14%) MySQL
3 1 (3.57%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.57%) Apache Hive
General
1 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.57%) Law
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) Storage Engineer
2 6 (21.43%) Infrastructure Team Leader
2 6 (21.43%) Team Leader
3 5 (17.86%) SAN Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) SAN Storage Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Network Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Automation Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (3.57%) Security Specialist
6 1 (3.57%) Desktop Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Cyber Security Specialist
6 1 (3.57%) Linux Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Linux Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Clustering
1 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 22 (78.57%) Windows
2 20 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 20 (71.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 17 (60.71%) Linux
4 14 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (50.00%) UNIX
5 3 (10.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (7.14%) CentOS
7 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.57%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) Change Management
1 14 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 6 (21.43%) Network Design
3 2 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (7.14%) Network Architecture
3 2 (7.14%) Cyber Security
3 2 (7.14%) DevOps
3 2 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (7.14%) Mentoring
4 1 (3.57%) Software Asset Management
4 1 (3.57%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (3.57%) E-Commerce
4 1 (3.57%) SIEM
4 1 (3.57%) MapReduce
4 1 (3.57%) Software Deployment
4 1 (3.57%) Asset Management
4 1 (3.57%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 22 (78.57%) SQL
2 3 (10.71%) Perl
2 3 (10.71%) Bash Shell
3 2 (7.14%) PowerShell
3 2 (7.14%) PHP
4 1 (3.57%) VBScript
4 1 (3.57%) VB
4 1 (3.57%) Java
Qualifications
1 16 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (53.57%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (53.57%) MCSE
2 15 (53.57%) MCSA
3 14 (50.00%) CCNA
3 14 (50.00%) CCA
3 14 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
3 14 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 14 (50.00%) NCDA
4 7 (25.00%) Degree
5 6 (21.43%) SC Cleared
5 6 (21.43%) Security Cleared
6 1 (3.57%) MCITP
6 1 (3.57%) MCP
6 1 (3.57%) CISM
6 1 (3.57%) CISSP
6 1 (3.57%) CCSP
6 1 (3.57%) CCNP
System Software
1 21 (75.00%) vSphere
2 8 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 6 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (21.43%) Hyper-V
4 2 (7.14%) XenApp
5 1 (3.57%) XenDesktop
5 1 (3.57%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (3.57%) Snort
Systems Management
1 14 (50.00%) Backup Exec
2 7 (25.00%) Nagios
2 7 (25.00%) SCCM
3 6 (21.43%) SCOM
3 6 (21.43%) SCVMM
4 2 (7.14%) Puppet
4 2 (7.14%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (3.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 23 (82.14%) Microsoft
2 22 (78.57%) VMware
3 21 (75.00%) HP
4 16 (57.14%) Citrix
5 15 (53.57%) Cisco
6 14 (50.00%) EMC
6 14 (50.00%) CommVault
6 14 (50.00%) NetApp
6 14 (50.00%) Symantec
7 7 (25.00%) Dell
8 3 (10.71%) Red Hat
9 2 (7.14%) ArcSight
10 1 (3.57%) MobileIron
10 1 (3.57%) Sophos
10 1 (3.57%) BT
10 1 (3.57%) Sourcefire
10 1 (3.57%) F5
10 1 (3.57%) Siemens