The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 88 84 62
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -22
Permanent jobs citing DNS 124 111 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.25% 3.08% 4.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.98% 14.21% 14.75%
Number of salaries quoted 117 87 157
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -15.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,900 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,100 £47,650 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
- -3.44%
DNS
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
828 781 1166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 21.69% 21.69% 28.08%
Number of salaries quoted 746 653 931
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,600 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

DNS
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

DNS Salary Trend in Hampshire

DNS
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

DNS Salary Histogram in Hampshire

DNS
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Basingstoke +17 31 £30,000 +33.33% 3
Southampton +16 23 £37,500 +15.38% 3
Andover +2 20 £44,000 +25.71%
Havant -10 8 £35,000 -26.31% 1
Portsmouth -17 8 £21,750 -33.07% 2
Fareham -16 6 £17,500 -46.15% 2
Hook +8 5 £31,500 -
Winchester +8 3 £40,000 +33.33% 1
Farnborough -12 1 £30,000 +20.00%
Aldershot - 1 £50,000 - 1
DNS
South East

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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.

1 185 (74.30%) Windows
2 126 (50.60%) Firewall
3 124 (49.80%) DHCP
4 109 (43.78%) Linux
5 106 (42.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 103 (41.37%) Active Directory
7 99 (39.76%) SQL
8 90 (36.14%) Microsoft
9 89 (35.74%) Windows Server 2003
10 88 (35.34%) VMware
11 81 (32.53%) TCP/IP
12 80 (32.13%) SQL Server
13 67 (26.91%) MySQL
14 62 (24.90%) UNIX
15 60 (24.10%) Microsoft Certification
15 60 (24.10%) Security Cleared
16 57 (22.89%) SC Cleared
17 56 (22.49%) ITIL
18 51 (20.48%) WAN
19 50 (20.08%) MS Exchange
20 49 (19.68%) VPN
20 49 (19.68%) VMware Infrastructure
21 48 (19.28%) DV Cleared
21 48 (19.28%) Windows 7
21 48 (19.28%) Cisco
22 47 (18.88%) Windows 8
23 45 (18.07%) Network Security
23 45 (18.07%) Citrix
24 44 (17.67%) Windows Server 2012
25 43 (17.27%) MS Excel

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 50 (20.08%) MS Exchange
2 32 (12.85%) Apache
3 31 (12.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 30 (12.05%) IIS
5 27 (10.84%) Exchange Server 2007
6 21 (8.43%) Exchange Server 2003
7 20 (8.03%) Tomcat
8 19 (7.63%) SharePoint
9 14 (5.62%) Exchange Server 2013
10 8 (3.21%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (1.20%) Lync
11 3 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (1.20%) SharePoint Server
11 3 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 2 (0.80%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.40%) nginx
13 1 (0.40%) Exchange Server 5.5
13 1 (0.40%) GroupWise
13 1 (0.40%) JBoss
Applications
1 43 (17.27%) MS Excel
2 14 (5.62%) MS Office
3 1 (0.40%) MS Project
3 1 (0.40%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.61%) SalesLogix
2 2 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.80%) GoldMine
3 1 (0.40%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.81%) Office 365
2 5 (2.01%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (1.61%) IaaS
4 3 (1.20%) Google Apps
4 3 (1.20%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.80%) SaaS
6 1 (0.40%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 126 (50.60%) Firewall
2 124 (49.80%) DHCP
3 81 (32.53%) TCP/IP
4 51 (20.48%) WAN
5 49 (19.68%) VPN
6 45 (18.07%) Network Security
7 43 (17.27%) LAN
8 30 (12.05%) VLAN
9 22 (8.84%) FTP
10 21 (8.43%) HTTP
10 21 (8.43%) LDAP
10 21 (8.43%) Internet
10 21 (8.43%) Wireless
11 20 (8.03%) SMTP
12 18 (7.23%) VoIP
13 17 (6.83%) SNMP
14 16 (6.43%) SSL
15 15 (6.02%) tcpdump
16 14 (5.62%) Wireshark
16 14 (5.62%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 80 (32.13%) SQL Server
2 67 (26.91%) MySQL
3 6 (2.41%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (1.61%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.80%) DB2
5 2 (0.80%) EDRMS
5 2 (0.80%) IDOL
5 2 (0.80%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.40%) Infinispan
6 1 (0.40%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.40%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.40%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.40%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.40%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.40%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (3.21%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.80%) MSI
3 1 (0.40%) Subversion
3 1 (0.40%) Maven
3 1 (0.40%) Eclipse
General
1 14 (5.62%) Finance
2 8 (3.21%) Marketing
3 4 (1.61%) Legal
4 3 (1.20%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.40%) Law
5 1 (0.40%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.40%) Military
5 1 (0.40%) Retail
5 1 (0.40%) Arabic Language
5 1 (0.40%) French Language
5 1 (0.40%) German Language
5 1 (0.40%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 40 (16.06%) Analyst
2 34 (13.65%) Administrator
3 31 (12.45%) Developer
4 29 (11.65%) Systems Administrator
5 24 (9.64%) Security Engineer
6 22 (8.84%) Web Developer
7 21 (8.43%) Senior Security Engineer
8 18 (7.23%) Support Engineer
9 17 (6.83%) Security Analyst
10 16 (6.43%) Server Support
10 16 (6.43%) IT Security Engineer
11 15 (6.02%) Network Engineer
11 15 (6.02%) 3rd Line Support
12 14 (5.62%) Consultant
13 13 (5.22%) Support Technician
13 13 (5.22%) 3rd Line Server Support
14 12 (4.82%) Applications Support
15 11 (4.42%) Technical Consultant
15 11 (4.42%) Design Engineer
16 10 (4.02%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (16.47%) LAMP
2 32 (12.85%) HTML
3 30 (12.05%) CSS
3 30 (12.05%) jQuery
4 22 (8.84%) Ajax
5 10 (4.02%) XML
6 9 (3.61%) .NET
7 8 (3.21%) ASP.NET
7 8 (3.21%) XHTML
7 8 (3.21%) XSL
8 3 (1.20%) SAML
9 1 (0.40%) jBPM
9 1 (0.40%) ISPF
9 1 (0.40%) JSON
9 1 (0.40%) XSLT
9 1 (0.40%) ODBC
9 1 (0.40%) JDBC
9 1 (0.40%) Servlets
9 1 (0.40%) SOAP
9 1 (0.40%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 36 (14.46%) Clustering
2 24 (9.64%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (8.84%) Management Information System
4 15 (6.02%) CESG
5 11 (4.42%) Kindle
6 5 (2.01%) Cryptography
6 5 (2.01%) Life Science
7 4 (1.61%) PKI
7 4 (1.61%) Blackberry
8 3 (1.20%) Mainframe
8 3 (1.20%) CCTV
8 3 (1.20%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (1.20%) iPhone
8 3 (1.20%) LPAR
9 2 (0.80%) Social Media
9 2 (0.80%) iPad
9 2 (0.80%) Smart Meter
9 2 (0.80%) CMDB
9 2 (0.80%) Statistics
9 2 (0.80%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 185 (74.30%) Windows
2 109 (43.78%) Linux
3 106 (42.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 89 (35.74%) Windows Server 2003
5 62 (24.90%) UNIX
6 48 (19.28%) Windows 7
7 47 (18.88%) Windows 8
8 44 (17.67%) Windows Server 2012
9 30 (12.05%) Windows XP
10 22 (8.84%) Apple iOS
11 16 (6.43%) Solaris
12 14 (5.62%) Windows Vista
13 11 (4.42%) Windows 2000 Server
14 7 (2.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 5 (2.01%) AIX
15 5 (2.01%) Windows 2000
16 4 (1.61%) CentOS
16 4 (1.61%) Android
16 4 (1.61%) Oracle Linux
17 3 (1.20%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (22.49%) ITIL
2 29 (11.65%) Service Delivery
3 25 (10.04%) Mentoring
4 23 (9.24%) Root Cause Analysis
5 22 (8.84%) MVC
5 22 (8.84%) Information Security
6 19 (7.63%) Ethical Hacking
7 18 (7.23%) Change Management
8 16 (6.43%) Change Control
9 15 (6.02%) SIEM
10 14 (5.62%) Project Management
11 11 (4.42%) TOGAF
11 11 (4.42%) Incident Management
11 11 (4.42%) Kalman Filter
12 10 (4.02%) Time Management
12 10 (4.02%) Penetration Testing
12 10 (4.02%) Risk Management
13 9 (3.61%) Requirements Management
13 9 (3.61%) Requirements Analysis
13 9 (3.61%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 99 (39.76%) SQL
2 33 (13.25%) PHP
2 33 (13.25%) C#
3 31 (12.45%) JavaScript
4 24 (9.64%) C++
5 22 (8.84%) PHP5
6 8 (3.21%) VB.NET
7 7 (2.81%) Shell Script
7 7 (2.81%) PowerShell
7 7 (2.81%) Perl
8 5 (2.01%) Java
9 4 (1.61%) T-SQL
10 3 (1.20%) Python
11 2 (0.80%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.40%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.40%) VBScript
12 1 (0.40%) C
Qualifications
1 60 (24.10%) Microsoft Certification
1 60 (24.10%) Security Cleared
2 57 (22.89%) SC Cleared
3 48 (19.28%) DV Cleared
4 35 (14.06%) MCSE
5 23 (9.24%) Degree
6 21 (8.43%) Cisco Certification
7 17 (6.83%) CCNA
8 15 (6.02%) MCITP
9 13 (5.22%) CCNP
10 12 (4.82%) CISSP
11 11 (4.42%) CEH
12 10 (4.02%) GCIA
12 10 (4.02%) MCSA
12 10 (4.02%) CISM
13 8 (3.21%) GIAC
14 6 (2.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 5 (2.01%) GCIH
16 4 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
16 4 (1.61%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (12.45%) SLA
2 19 (7.63%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.80%) BS7799
3 2 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 103 (41.37%) Active Directory
2 49 (19.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (9.64%) ISA Server
4 21 (8.43%) vSphere
5 20 (8.03%) XenApp
6 15 (6.02%) Snort
7 11 (4.42%) Hyper-V
8 9 (3.61%) XenDesktop
9 7 (2.81%) NFS
9 7 (2.81%) VMware ESX
10 6 (2.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 5 (2.01%) XenServer
12 3 (1.20%) OpenSSH
12 3 (1.20%) Forefront TMG
12 3 (1.20%) UAG
12 3 (1.20%) FreeRADIUS
12 3 (1.20%) PowerHA
12 3 (1.20%) GPFS
13 2 (0.80%) VMware ESXi
14 1 (0.40%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 16 (6.43%) NetBackup
1 16 (6.43%) Backup Exec
2 13 (5.22%) Norton AntiVirus
2 13 (5.22%) HP SIM
2 13 (5.22%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 12 (4.82%) SCCM
3 12 (4.82%) SCOM
4 7 (2.81%) HP Data Protector
5 3 (1.20%) CiscoWorks
6 2 (0.80%) WSUS
7 1 (0.40%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (0.40%) Sysprep
7 1 (0.40%) XenMobile
7 1 (0.40%) Puppet
7 1 (0.40%) DameWare
Vendors
1 90 (36.14%) Microsoft
2 88 (35.34%) VMware
3 48 (19.28%) Cisco
4 45 (18.07%) Citrix
5 42 (16.87%) HP
6 29 (11.65%) Oracle
7 28 (11.24%) Symantec
8 24 (9.64%) Juniper
9 22 (8.84%) IronPort
10 14 (5.62%) CheckPoint
11 12 (4.82%) Sourcefire
12 9 (3.61%) Nokia
13 8 (3.21%) Dell
14 7 (2.81%) Mitel
14 7 (2.81%) Brocade
15 6 (2.41%) NetApp
15 6 (2.41%) 3PAR
15 6 (2.41%) EMC
15 6 (2.41%) SonicWALL
16 5 (2.01%) IBM
Basingstoke
People Source
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £1 - £41384 per annum + DV uplift + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £1 - £34907 per annum + DV uplift + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Private Medical Cover
Posted: 3 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
CSC
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Fareham, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £15000 - £20000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
The Car Finance Company
Posted: 7 days ago
Southampton
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + 25 days holiday plus more
Posted: 8 days ago
Portsmouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £15000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Southampton
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £31,500 - £45,500 + Awesome Benefits Package
Posted: 24 days ago