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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 79 71 68
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -3
Permanent jobs citing DNS 124 118 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.21% 3.55% 3.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.56% 17.43% 14.49%
Number of salaries quoted 115 94 118
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,250 £25,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £48,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.40% -1.33%
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
797 677 1070
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 20.66% 20.37% 24.97%
Number of salaries quoted 692 545 864
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,600 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
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 18 December 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 18 December 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
Andover +4 29 £38,000 -11.62% 1
Southampton +15 27 £39,250 +30.83% 3
Basingstoke -5 20 £30,000 -45.45% 1
Portsmouth -26 10 £52,500 +61.53%
Havant -2 9 £35,000 -31.10%
Fareham -6 9 £17,500 -46.15% 1
Winchester - 6 £40,000 -
Farnborough +4 3 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Hook - 2 £50,000 -
DNS
South East

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 182 (71.09%) Windows
2 129 (50.39%) DHCP
3 128 (50.00%) Firewall
4 117 (45.70%) Active Directory
5 109 (42.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 105 (41.02%) VMware
7 101 (39.45%) Microsoft
8 99 (38.67%) SQL
9 97 (37.89%) Linux
10 95 (37.11%) Windows Server 2003
11 94 (36.72%) TCP/IP
12 80 (31.25%) Security Cleared
13 76 (29.69%) SC Cleared
14 74 (28.91%) SQL Server
15 65 (25.39%) DV Cleared
16 64 (25.00%) UNIX
17 63 (24.61%) MySQL
18 62 (24.22%) Windows Server 2012
19 61 (23.83%) VMware Infrastructure
20 57 (22.27%) MS Exchange
21 51 (19.92%) ITIL
22 50 (19.53%) HP
23 49 (19.14%) VPN
24 48 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
24 48 (18.75%) Windows XP
25 47 (18.36%) Cisco
26 46 (17.97%) WAN
27 45 (17.58%) Citrix
28 44 (17.19%) Windows 7
29 42 (16.41%) MS Excel

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 57 (22.27%) MS Exchange
2 36 (14.06%) Apache
3 24 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 21 (8.20%) SharePoint
5 20 (7.81%) Exchange Server 2007
6 18 (7.03%) IIS
7 16 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
8 14 (5.47%) Exchange Server 2013
9 8 (3.13%) nginx
10 6 (2.34%) SharePoint 2010
11 5 (1.95%) Tomcat
12 4 (1.56%) Lync
13 2 (0.78%) SharePoint Server
13 2 (0.78%) BizTalk Server
13 2 (0.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 2 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
14 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 5.5
14 1 (0.39%) GroupWise
14 1 (0.39%) Lotus Domino
14 1 (0.39%) WebSphere
Applications
1 42 (16.41%) MS Excel
2 19 (7.42%) MS Office
3 1 (0.39%) MS Project
3 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (2.34%) SalesLogix
2 4 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.56%) GoldMine
3 1 (0.39%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.73%) Office 365
2 4 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (1.17%) IaaS
4 2 (0.78%) Google Apps
4 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.39%) SaaS
5 1 (0.39%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 129 (50.39%) DHCP
2 128 (50.00%) Firewall
3 94 (36.72%) TCP/IP
4 49 (19.14%) VPN
5 46 (17.97%) WAN
6 37 (14.45%) LAN
7 29 (11.33%) FTP
8 27 (10.55%) SMTP
9 26 (10.16%) VLAN
10 21 (8.20%) Network Security
10 21 (8.20%) LDAP
11 20 (7.81%) HTTP
11 20 (7.81%) Internet
12 18 (7.03%) SNMP
13 17 (6.64%) VoIP
13 17 (6.64%) Wireshark
14 16 (6.25%) Wireless
15 15 (5.86%) IP Telephony
15 15 (5.86%) tcpdump
16 14 (5.47%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 74 (28.91%) SQL Server
2 63 (24.61%) MySQL
3 10 (3.91%) SQL Server 2005
4 8 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.78%) DB2
5 2 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.39%) Infinispan
6 1 (0.39%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.39%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.39%) EDRMS
6 1 (0.39%) IDOL
6 1 (0.39%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.39%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.39%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.39%) Redis
Development Applications
1 11 (4.30%) MSI
2 9 (3.52%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.39%) StarTeam
General
1 18 (7.03%) Finance
2 9 (3.52%) Marketing
3 6 (2.34%) Legal
3 6 (2.34%) Games
4 3 (1.17%) Telecoms
5 2 (0.78%) Law
6 1 (0.39%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.39%) Military
6 1 (0.39%) Retail
6 1 (0.39%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.39%) Arabic Language
6 1 (0.39%) French Language
6 1 (0.39%) German Language
6 1 (0.39%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 39 (15.23%) Analyst
2 33 (12.89%) Administrator
3 30 (11.72%) Developer
4 28 (10.94%) Systems Administrator
5 21 (8.20%) Web Developer
6 20 (7.81%) Support Engineer
6 20 (7.81%) Design Engineer
6 20 (7.81%) Security Engineer
7 18 (7.03%) Senior Security Engineer
7 18 (7.03%) Support Analyst
8 17 (6.64%) Support Technician
8 17 (6.64%) Security Analyst
8 17 (6.64%) IT Security Engineer
9 12 (4.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
10 11 (4.30%) 3rd Line Support
10 11 (4.30%) Senior Analyst
10 11 (4.30%) Senior Support Analyst
10 11 (4.30%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
10 11 (4.30%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
10 11 (4.30%) Senior Infrastructure Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (12.11%) HTML
2 30 (11.72%) CSS
2 30 (11.72%) jQuery
3 26 (10.16%) LAMP
4 21 (8.20%) Ajax
5 11 (4.30%) XML
6 10 (3.91%) .NET
7 9 (3.52%) ASP.NET
7 9 (3.52%) XHTML
7 9 (3.52%) XSL
8 2 (0.78%) SAML
9 1 (0.39%) ODBC
9 1 (0.39%) ISPF
9 1 (0.39%) JSON
9 1 (0.39%) ActiveMQ
9 1 (0.39%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 35 (13.67%) Clustering
2 30 (11.72%) Analytical Skills
3 18 (7.03%) Management Information System
4 9 (3.52%) CESG
5 5 (1.95%) Cryptography
5 5 (1.95%) Life Science
5 5 (1.95%) Video Conferencing
5 5 (1.95%) iPhone
6 4 (1.56%) iPad
6 4 (1.56%) Kindle
6 4 (1.56%) PKI
6 4 (1.56%) Blackberry
7 3 (1.17%) Mainframe
7 3 (1.17%) CCTV
7 3 (1.17%) LPAR
8 2 (0.78%) Smart Meter
8 2 (0.78%) CMDB
9 1 (0.39%) Open Source
9 1 (0.39%) Social Media
9 1 (0.39%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 182 (71.09%) Windows
2 109 (42.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 97 (37.89%) Linux
4 95 (37.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 64 (25.00%) UNIX
6 62 (24.22%) Windows Server 2012
7 48 (18.75%) Windows XP
8 44 (17.19%) Windows 7
9 41 (16.02%) Windows 8
10 21 (8.20%) Apple iOS
11 20 (7.81%) Windows 2000 Server
12 18 (7.03%) Windows Vista
13 16 (6.25%) Solaris
14 9 (3.52%) Windows 2000
14 9 (3.52%) CentOS
15 8 (3.13%) Oracle Linux
16 7 (2.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 5 (1.95%) AIX
18 3 (1.17%) Android
19 2 (0.78%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (19.92%) ITIL
2 32 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 31 (12.11%) Service Delivery
4 28 (10.94%) Change Management
5 26 (10.16%) Root Cause Analysis
6 21 (8.20%) MVC
6 21 (8.20%) TOGAF
7 19 (7.42%) Project Management
8 17 (6.64%) Line Management
9 16 (6.25%) Information Security
9 16 (6.25%) Performance Management
10 15 (5.86%) SIEM
11 14 (5.47%) Change Control
11 14 (5.47%) Software Distribution
12 13 (5.08%) Ethical Hacking
13 11 (4.30%) Software Testing
13 11 (4.30%) Load Balancing
14 10 (3.91%) Incident Management
14 10 (3.91%) Penetration Testing
14 10 (3.91%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 99 (38.67%) SQL
2 33 (12.89%) PHP
2 33 (12.89%) C#
3 31 (12.11%) JavaScript
4 23 (8.98%) C++
5 21 (8.20%) PHP5
6 11 (4.30%) Shell Script
7 9 (3.52%) VB.NET
7 9 (3.52%) PowerShell
8 7 (2.73%) Perl
9 6 (2.34%) T-SQL
10 4 (1.56%) Java
11 3 (1.17%) Python
12 2 (0.78%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.39%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.39%) C
Qualifications
1 80 (31.25%) Security Cleared
2 76 (29.69%) SC Cleared
3 65 (25.39%) DV Cleared
4 48 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
5 30 (11.72%) MCSE
6 22 (8.59%) Degree
7 19 (7.42%) CCNA
7 19 (7.42%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (3.91%) GCIA
9 9 (3.52%) MCITP
9 9 (3.52%) MCSA
10 8 (3.13%) CCNP
10 8 (3.13%) PMP
10 8 (3.13%) PMI Certification
10 8 (3.13%) GIAC
11 6 (2.34%) CISSP
12 5 (1.95%) GCIH
12 5 (1.95%) CEH
12 5 (1.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 4 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (12.50%) SLA
2 18 (7.03%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.78%) BS7799
3 2 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 117 (45.70%) Active Directory
2 61 (23.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (11.72%) XenApp
4 25 (9.77%) vSphere
5 23 (8.98%) ISA Server
6 16 (6.25%) VMware ESX
7 15 (5.86%) Snort
7 15 (5.86%) VMware ESXi
8 13 (5.08%) Hyper-V
9 8 (3.13%) Postfix
9 8 (3.13%) Sendmail
10 6 (2.34%) NFS
11 4 (1.56%) Terminal Services
11 4 (1.56%) XenServer
11 4 (1.56%) XenDesktop
11 4 (1.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 3 (1.17%) GPFS
12 3 (1.17%) FreeRADIUS
12 3 (1.17%) PowerHA
12 3 (1.17%) OpenSSH
Systems Management
1 23 (8.98%) SCCM
2 14 (5.47%) SCOM
2 14 (5.47%) NetBackup
3 13 (5.08%) HP SIM
3 13 (5.08%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 11 (4.30%) HP Data Protector
5 9 (3.52%) Backup Exec
6 7 (2.73%) Norton AntiVirus
7 5 (1.95%) WSUS
8 3 (1.17%) EdgeSight
8 3 (1.17%) CiscoWorks
9 1 (0.39%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 1 (0.39%) DameWare
9 1 (0.39%) Sysprep
9 1 (0.39%) XenMobile
9 1 (0.39%) Puppet
Vendors
1 105 (41.02%) VMware
2 101 (39.45%) Microsoft
3 50 (19.53%) HP
4 47 (18.36%) Cisco
5 45 (17.58%) Citrix
6 24 (9.38%) Juniper
7 22 (8.59%) Symantec
8 18 (7.03%) Oracle
8 18 (7.03%) IronPort
9 13 (5.08%) Sourcefire
10 11 (4.30%) Mitel
11 10 (3.91%) SonicWALL
11 10 (3.91%) Red Hat
11 10 (3.91%) Dell
12 6 (2.34%) EMC
12 6 (2.34%) 3PAR
13 5 (1.95%) IBM
13 5 (1.95%) CheckPoint
14 4 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
14 4 (1.56%) NetApp
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £31500 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Private Medical Cover
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £31,500 - £45,500 + Awesome Benefits & Place to Work!
Posted: 6 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 8 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Steria
Salary: From £32,000 to £38,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Fareham
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £15000 - £20000 per annum + bens
Posted: 26 days ago
Farnborough
Claremont Consulting Limited
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago