The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hemel Hempstead region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 42 33 37
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +4
Permanent jobs citing DNS 8 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 2.31% 2.20% 2.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.99% 9.30% 11.32%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 6
Average salary £30,000 £23,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.43% -40.64%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
DNS
Hertfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Hemel Hempstead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
89 43 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 25.65% 23.63% 20.31%
Number of salaries quoted 73 42 51
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £23,000 £31,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

DNS
Salary Trend in Hemel Hempstead

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

DNS Salary Trend in Hemel Hempstead

DNS
Salary Histogram in Hemel Hempstead

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Hemel Hempstead region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

DNS Salary Histogram in Hemel Hempstead

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hemel Hempstead 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 14 (70.00%) Linux
2 11 (55.00%) HTTP
3 10 (50.00%) Windows
3 10 (50.00%) Apache
3 10 (50.00%) PHP
3 10 (50.00%) MySQL
3 10 (50.00%) Internet
4 9 (45.00%) VMware
5 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 8 (40.00%) Citrix
6 7 (35.00%) DHCP
6 7 (35.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (30.00%) Firewall
7 6 (30.00%) Ubuntu
7 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
7 6 (30.00%) Red Hat
7 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
7 6 (30.00%) MS Exchange
8 5 (25.00%) SQL
8 5 (25.00%) SAN
8 5 (25.00%) Replication
9 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
9 4 (20.00%) HP
9 4 (20.00%) Project Management
9 4 (20.00%) Solaris
10 3 (15.00%) Windows 2000

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hemel Hempstead 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 10 (50.00%) Apache
2 6 (30.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (15.00%) IIS
4 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (15.00%) SharePoint
5 2 (10.00%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (55.00%) HTTP
2 10 (50.00%) Internet
3 7 (35.00%) DHCP
4 6 (30.00%) Firewall
5 5 (25.00%) SAN
6 3 (15.00%) iSCSI
6 3 (15.00%) VoIP
7 1 (5.00%) WLAN
7 1 (5.00%) WAN
7 1 (5.00%) Ethernet
7 1 (5.00%) FTP
7 1 (5.00%) LDAP
7 1 (5.00%) ATM
7 1 (5.00%) ISDN
7 1 (5.00%) LAN
7 1 (5.00%) 802.11
7 1 (5.00%) MPLS
7 1 (5.00%) OSPF
7 1 (5.00%) BGP
7 1 (5.00%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (50.00%) MySQL
2 6 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (30.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (15.00%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Support Engineer
1 7 (35.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 7 (35.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Architect
2 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 3 (15.00%) Server Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Senior Server Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Windows Server Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Senior Windows Server Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (10.00%) Senior Architect
3 2 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (5.00%) Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) Middleware
2 1 (5.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Replication
2 3 (15.00%) Clustering
2 3 (15.00%) PKI
2 3 (15.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (5.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 14 (70.00%) Linux
2 10 (50.00%) Windows
3 6 (30.00%) Ubuntu
3 6 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (20.00%) Solaris
5 3 (15.00%) Windows 7
5 3 (15.00%) Windows 2000
5 3 (15.00%) UNIX
6 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (20.00%) Project Management
3 3 (15.00%) Change Management
3 3 (15.00%) ITIL
3 3 (15.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.00%) Time Management
4 1 (5.00%) Budget Control
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (5.00%) SIEM
4 1 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) Server Monitoring
4 1 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (5.00%) Identity Management
4 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 10 (50.00%) PHP
2 5 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) CCNA
1 3 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.00%) CCEE
2 2 (10.00%) CCAA
2 2 (10.00%) CCIA
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (10.00%) MCTS
2 2 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (10.00%) MCP
3 1 (5.00%) CCNP
3 1 (5.00%) Degree
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (15.00%) vSphere
2 3 (15.00%) vCloud
2 3 (15.00%) VMware ESX
3 2 (10.00%) XenApp
4 1 (5.00%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (15.00%) NetBackup
1 3 (15.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (5.00%) OpenView
2 1 (5.00%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) VMware
2 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (40.00%) Citrix
3 6 (30.00%) Red Hat
4 4 (20.00%) HP
5 3 (15.00%) Veritas
5 3 (15.00%) Symantec
5 3 (15.00%) Sophos
5 3 (15.00%) Acronis
6 2 (10.00%) SonicWALL
6 2 (10.00%) Oracle
7 1 (5.00%) Cisco
7 1 (5.00%) Sun
7 1 (5.00%) Compuware
7 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
7 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds
7 1 (5.00%) Aruba
7 1 (5.00%) ArcSight