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 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 40 34 41
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +7
Permanent jobs citing DNS 5 2 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 1.80% 1.14% 3.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.10% 5.41% 19.57%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 9
Average salary £45,000 £35,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.76% -11.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £25,500 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £48,000 £45,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
- -3.44%
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
82 37 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 29.50% 21.14% 17.16%
Number of salaries quoted 60 34 41
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,520 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £56,500 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 11 (68.75%) Linux
2 9 (56.25%) Windows
3 8 (50.00%) HTTP
3 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (50.00%) VMware
4 7 (43.75%) Apache
4 7 (43.75%) PHP
4 7 (43.75%) MySQL
4 7 (43.75%) Internet
5 6 (37.50%) Citrix
5 6 (37.50%) DHCP
6 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
6 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
6 5 (31.25%) Cisco
6 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (25.00%) vCloud
7 4 (25.00%) VMware ESX
7 4 (25.00%) Clustering
7 4 (25.00%) NetBackup
7 4 (25.00%) Backup Exec
7 4 (25.00%) Ubuntu
7 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
7 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
7 4 (25.00%) vSphere
7 4 (25.00%) Veritas
7 4 (25.00%) Red Hat

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 7 (43.75%) Apache
2 5 (31.25%) MS Exchange
2 5 (31.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (25.00%) IIS
3 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (6.25%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (50.00%) HTTP
2 7 (43.75%) Internet
3 6 (37.50%) DHCP
4 4 (25.00%) Firewall
5 2 (12.50%) SAN
6 1 (6.25%) Ethernet
6 1 (6.25%) FTP
6 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (6.25%) Wireless
6 1 (6.25%) Frame Relay
6 1 (6.25%) IPsec
6 1 (6.25%) SSH
6 1 (6.25%) Fast Ethernet
6 1 (6.25%) Gigabit Ethernet
6 1 (6.25%) VLAN
6 1 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (6.25%) OpenVPN
6 1 (6.25%) DMVPN
6 1 (6.25%) HSRP
6 1 (6.25%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) MySQL
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (6.25%) Back Office
1 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Support Engineer
1 4 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Architect
2 3 (18.75%) Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Network Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) Middleware
2 1 (6.25%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Blackberry
1 4 (25.00%) Clustering
2 3 (18.75%) PKI
3 2 (12.50%) Replication
4 1 (6.25%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Linux
2 9 (56.25%) Windows
3 4 (25.00%) Solaris
3 4 (25.00%) Windows 2000
3 4 (25.00%) Ubuntu
3 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (18.75%) UNIX
5 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (6.25%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (6.25%) Identity Management
2 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (6.25%) Data Analysis
2 1 (6.25%) Project Planning
2 1 (6.25%) Time Management
2 1 (6.25%) Budget Control
2 1 (6.25%) ITIL V3
2 1 (6.25%) SIEM
2 1 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (6.25%) Server Monitoring
2 1 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (6.25%) People Management
2 1 (6.25%) ITIL
2 1 (6.25%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) PHP
2 2 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.25%) CCNP
2 1 (6.25%) CCNA
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 4 (25.00%) vSphere
2 4 (25.00%) vCloud
2 4 (25.00%) VMware ESX
3 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (18.75%) XenApp
4 1 (6.25%) XenDesktop
4 1 (6.25%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (25.00%) NetBackup
1 4 (25.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (6.25%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (6.25%) OpenView
2 1 (6.25%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (50.00%) VMware
2 6 (37.50%) Citrix
3 5 (31.25%) Cisco
4 4 (25.00%) Veritas
4 4 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 4 (25.00%) Symantec
4 4 (25.00%) Sophos
5 3 (18.75%) Acronis
6 2 (12.50%) Oracle
7 1 (6.25%) Juniper
7 1 (6.25%) Sun
7 1 (6.25%) Compuware
7 1 (6.25%) HP
7 1 (6.25%) ArcSight
7 1 (6.25%) SolarWinds
7 1 (6.25%) Aruba
7 1 (6.25%) CheckPoint