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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 60 52 42
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -10
Permanent jobs citing DNS 14 14 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 2.23% 2.61% 4.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.59% 11.57% 20.90%
Number of salaries quoted 14 14 25
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £21,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,300 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-2.70% -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
146 121 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Guildford 23.21% 22.53% 23.18%
Number of salaries quoted 124 105 122
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £65,000
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 28 January 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Guildford

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 27 (93.10%) DHCP
2 24 (82.76%) Windows
3 23 (79.31%) SQL
4 22 (75.86%) Microsoft
4 22 (75.86%) VMware
5 20 (68.97%) SAN
5 20 (68.97%) TCP/IP
5 20 (68.97%) HP
5 20 (68.97%) MS Exchange
5 20 (68.97%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (68.97%) vSphere
5 20 (68.97%) Exchange Server 2010
5 20 (68.97%) Windows Server 2012
5 20 (68.97%) Exchange Server 2013
6 16 (55.17%) Citrix
7 15 (51.72%) Microsoft Certification
7 15 (51.72%) Linux
7 15 (51.72%) MCSE
8 13 (44.83%) UNIX
9 12 (41.38%) EMC
9 12 (41.38%) Cisco
9 12 (41.38%) CCNA
9 12 (41.38%) Active Directory
9 12 (41.38%) MCSA
9 12 (41.38%) SAS
9 12 (41.38%) CommVault
9 12 (41.38%) CCA
9 12 (41.38%) Citrix Certification
9 12 (41.38%) Cisco Certification
9 12 (41.38%) NetApp

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 20 (68.97%) MS Exchange
1 20 (68.97%) Exchange Server 2010
1 20 (68.97%) Exchange Server 2013
2 12 (41.38%) SAS
3 1 (3.45%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (24.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (6.90%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (93.10%) DHCP
2 20 (68.97%) TCP/IP
2 20 (68.97%) SAN
3 12 (41.38%) iSCSI
3 12 (41.38%) Fibre Channel
4 8 (27.59%) VLAN
5 2 (6.90%) HTTP
5 2 (6.90%) Firewall
6 1 (3.45%) 2G
6 1 (3.45%) SNMP
6 1 (3.45%) 3G
6 1 (3.45%) Telnet
6 1 (3.45%) 4G
6 1 (3.45%) Radio Access Network
6 1 (3.45%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (27.59%) SQL Server
1 8 (27.59%) SQL Server 2005
1 8 (27.59%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (10.34%) MySQL
3 1 (3.45%) Hadoop
3 1 (3.45%) Apache Hive
3 1 (3.45%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (3.45%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 4 (13.79%) Law
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Storage Engineer
2 7 (24.14%) Team Leader
2 7 (24.14%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 3 (10.34%) Developer
3 3 (10.34%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (10.34%) SAN Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Automation Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) SAN Storage Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Cyber Security Specialist
5 1 (3.45%) Technical Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Windows Support Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Database Developer
5 1 (3.45%) Support Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) XML
1 1 (3.45%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) Clustering
2 6 (20.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 24 (82.76%) Windows
2 20 (68.97%) Windows Server 2008
2 20 (68.97%) Windows Server 2012
3 15 (51.72%) Linux
4 13 (44.83%) UNIX
5 12 (41.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (6.90%) CentOS
6 2 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) Change Management
1 12 (41.38%) Infrastructure Management
2 8 (27.59%) Network Design
3 4 (13.79%) E-Commerce
4 2 (6.90%) Network Architecture
4 2 (6.90%) Cyber Security
4 2 (6.90%) DevOps
4 2 (6.90%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (6.90%) Mentoring
4 2 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.45%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.45%) SIEM
5 1 (3.45%) MapReduce
5 1 (3.45%) Dimensional Modelling
5 1 (3.45%) ETL
5 1 (3.45%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.45%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 23 (79.31%) SQL
2 3 (10.34%) VBScript
2 3 (10.34%) PowerShell
2 3 (10.34%) Perl
3 2 (6.90%) PHP
3 2 (6.90%) Bash Shell
3 2 (6.90%) Java
4 1 (3.45%) C#
4 1 (3.45%) C++
Qualifications
1 15 (51.72%) MCSE
1 15 (51.72%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (41.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 12 (41.38%) MCSA
2 12 (41.38%) CCNA
2 12 (41.38%) CCA
2 12 (41.38%) Citrix Certification
2 12 (41.38%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (41.38%) NCDA
3 8 (27.59%) SC Cleared
3 8 (27.59%) Security Cleared
4 6 (20.69%) Degree
System Software
1 20 (68.97%) vSphere
2 12 (41.38%) Active Directory
3 8 (27.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (27.59%) Hyper-V
4 4 (13.79%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (41.38%) Backup Exec
2 8 (27.59%) SCCM
2 8 (27.59%) SCOM
2 8 (27.59%) SCVMM
2 8 (27.59%) Nagios
3 2 (6.90%) Puppet
3 2 (6.90%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 22 (75.86%) Microsoft
1 22 (75.86%) VMware
2 20 (68.97%) HP
3 16 (55.17%) Citrix
4 12 (41.38%) CommVault
4 12 (41.38%) EMC
4 12 (41.38%) NetApp
4 12 (41.38%) Symantec
4 12 (41.38%) Cisco
5 8 (27.59%) Dell
6 2 (6.90%) Red Hat
6 2 (6.90%) ArcSight
7 1 (3.45%) Talend
7 1 (3.45%) BT
7 1 (3.45%) Huawei
7 1 (3.45%) Greenplum
7 1 (3.45%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 1 (3.45%) Oracle
7 1 (3.45%) Business Objects
7 1 (3.45%) Nortel