The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 75 100 88
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -12
Permanent jobs citing DNS 69 29 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.98% 1.44% 2.82%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.02% 6.26% 12.18%
Number of salaries quoted 48 22 64
Average salary £35,000 £31,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% -15.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £23,200 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £50,000 £48,700
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
DNS
East of England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
492 463 673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 21.24% 22.95% 23.18%
Number of salaries quoted 394 317 490
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

DNS
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

DNS Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

DNS
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 12 September 2014.

DNS Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

DNS
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 12 September 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
Watford +15 28 £36,250 -27.50% 4
Welwyn Garden City +12 7 £30,500 +27.08% 1
St Albans -12 4 £35,000 -16.66%
Hemel Hempstead -18 4 £30,000 +30.43% 1
Hitchin - 4 - -
Hertford - 3 £31,500 - 1
Stevenage +1 2 £41,000 +32.25%
Rickmansworth +3 1 £55,000 +37.50%
Potters Bar - 1 £22,500 -
DNS
East of England

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 90 (57.32%) DHCP
2 89 (56.69%) Windows
3 75 (47.77%) Microsoft
4 70 (44.59%) VMware
5 67 (42.68%) Active Directory
6 65 (41.40%) MS Exchange
7 60 (38.22%) MS Excel
8 57 (36.31%) Linux
9 51 (32.48%) Windows Server 2008
10 45 (28.66%) Cisco
11 41 (26.11%) TCP/IP
12 37 (23.57%) Apache
12 37 (23.57%) SQL
13 36 (22.93%) VMware Infrastructure
14 35 (22.29%) Lync
14 35 (22.29%) Windows Server 2012
14 35 (22.29%) Firewall
15 34 (21.66%) HTTP
15 34 (21.66%) Windows Server 2003
16 33 (21.02%) Finance
17 32 (20.38%) Citrix
18 31 (19.75%) E-Commerce
19 30 (19.11%) LAN
19 30 (19.11%) WAN
20 29 (18.47%) Red Hat
21 28 (17.83%) ITIL
21 28 (17.83%) Hyper-V
22 27 (17.20%) Exchange Server 2010
22 27 (17.20%) MySQL
23 26 (16.56%) XenApp

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 65 (41.40%) MS Exchange
2 37 (23.57%) Apache
3 35 (22.29%) Lync
4 27 (17.20%) Exchange Server 2010
5 23 (14.65%) Exchange Server 2007
6 22 (14.01%) Exchange Server 2003
7 19 (12.10%) CMS
8 17 (10.83%) IIS
9 16 (10.19%) Tomcat
10 13 (8.28%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 11 (7.01%) SharePoint
12 7 (4.46%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 7 (4.46%) SharePoint Server
13 3 (1.91%) WebLogic
13 3 (1.91%) SharePoint 2010
14 2 (1.27%) Joomla!
14 2 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2013
14 2 (1.27%) WordPress
15 1 (0.64%) Office Communications Server
15 1 (0.64%) nginx
Applications
1 60 (38.22%) MS Excel
2 22 (14.01%) MS Office
3 7 (4.46%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.27%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.64%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.27%) Magento
2 1 (0.64%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (10.19%) Office 365
2 6 (3.82%) PaaS
3 4 (2.55%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.64%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.64%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 90 (57.32%) DHCP
2 41 (26.11%) TCP/IP
3 35 (22.29%) Firewall
4 34 (21.66%) HTTP
5 30 (19.11%) WAN
5 30 (19.11%) LAN
6 24 (15.29%) VPN
7 20 (12.74%) MPLS
8 18 (11.46%) SAN
8 18 (11.46%) VLAN
9 16 (10.19%) Internet
10 14 (8.92%) VoIP
11 10 (6.37%) Wi-Fi
11 10 (6.37%) Multicast
12 9 (5.73%) PBX
13 8 (5.10%) LDAP
13 8 (5.10%) Cisco IOS
13 8 (5.10%) IP Telephony
14 7 (4.46%) ISDN
14 7 (4.46%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (17.20%) MySQL
2 21 (13.38%) SQL Server
3 18 (11.46%) PostgreSQL
4 15 (9.55%) SQL Server 2008
5 9 (5.73%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (3.18%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (1.91%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.64%) DB2
8 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.64%) Amazon RDS
General
1 33 (21.02%) Finance
2 23 (14.65%) Retail
3 19 (12.10%) Telecoms
4 17 (10.83%) Games
5 13 (8.28%) Online Betting
6 12 (7.64%) Manufacturing
7 9 (5.73%) Back Office
8 3 (1.91%) Banking
9 2 (1.27%) Publishing
9 2 (1.27%) Local Government
10 1 (0.64%) Billing
Job Titles
1 43 (27.39%) Support Engineer
2 25 (15.92%) Administrator
3 21 (13.38%) Systems Administrator
4 18 (11.46%) Analyst
5 17 (10.83%) Senior Systems Administrator
6 16 (10.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 16 (10.19%) IT Support
7 15 (9.55%) 2nd Line Support
7 15 (9.55%) Architect
7 15 (9.55%) Linux Administrator
8 14 (8.92%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 14 (8.92%) IT Support Engineer
8 14 (8.92%) Server Engineer
8 14 (8.92%) 3rd Line Support
8 14 (8.92%) Senior Linux Administrator
9 13 (8.28%) Senior Linux Systems Administrator
9 13 (8.28%) Consultant
9 13 (8.28%) Server Support
10 12 (7.64%) Technical Consultant
10 12 (7.64%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.10%) .NET
2 5 (3.18%) Web Services
2 5 (3.18%) LAMP
3 4 (2.55%) Middleware
3 4 (2.55%) COM
4 2 (1.27%) SOAP
4 2 (1.27%) .NET Framework
4 2 (1.27%) jQuery
4 2 (1.27%) REST
5 1 (0.64%) HTML
5 1 (0.64%) X-Windows
5 1 (0.64%) CSS
5 1 (0.64%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.46%) Mathematics
2 16 (10.19%) Online Games
3 13 (8.28%) PKI
4 11 (7.01%) Clustering
5 9 (5.73%) Thin Client
5 9 (5.73%) Fat Client
6 8 (5.10%) Replication
7 7 (4.46%) CLARiiON
7 7 (4.46%) Client/Server
7 7 (4.46%) FlexPod
8 6 (3.82%) Firmware
8 6 (3.82%) Handset
9 5 (3.18%) Blackberry
9 5 (3.18%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (1.91%) iPad
10 3 (1.91%) iPhone
10 3 (1.91%) Computer Science
11 2 (1.27%) W3C
11 2 (1.27%) Management Information System
11 2 (1.27%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 89 (56.69%) Windows
2 57 (36.31%) Linux
3 51 (32.48%) Windows Server 2008
4 35 (22.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 34 (21.66%) Windows Server 2003
6 21 (13.38%) Windows XP
7 20 (12.74%) Windows 7
8 17 (10.83%) CentOS
9 15 (9.55%) UNIX
10 14 (8.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 10 (6.37%) Solaris
12 8 (5.10%) Windows Vista
13 7 (4.46%) Windows 2000 Server
14 6 (3.82%) VMS
15 5 (3.18%) Ubuntu
16 4 (2.55%) Windows Mobile
16 4 (2.55%) AIX
16 4 (2.55%) HPUX
16 4 (2.55%) Windows 8
17 3 (1.91%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (19.75%) E-Commerce
2 28 (17.83%) ITIL
3 24 (15.29%) Service Delivery
3 24 (15.29%) Time Management
4 16 (10.19%) Mentoring
5 13 (8.28%) Coaching
6 12 (7.64%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (5.73%) Service Management
8 8 (5.10%) Information Security
8 8 (5.10%) Network Design
8 8 (5.10%) Kalman Filter
9 7 (4.46%) Performance Tuning
9 7 (4.46%) Project Management
9 7 (4.46%) Network Management
10 6 (3.82%) Migration
11 5 (3.18%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (3.18%) Software Engineering
11 5 (3.18%) Network Load Balancing
12 4 (2.55%) Capacity Planning
12 4 (2.55%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 37 (23.57%) SQL
2 18 (11.46%) Java
3 14 (8.92%) C
3 14 (8.92%) PHP
4 6 (3.82%) C#
4 6 (3.82%) VBScript
4 6 (3.82%) VB.NET
4 6 (3.82%) Shell Script
4 6 (3.82%) PowerShell
4 6 (3.82%) Bash Shell
5 5 (3.18%) Perl
6 4 (2.55%) JavaScript
7 3 (1.91%) Bourne shell
7 3 (1.91%) C-shell
7 3 (1.91%) Python
8 2 (1.27%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.64%) AWK
9 1 (0.64%) Ruby
9 1 (0.64%) sed
Qualifications
1 26 (16.56%) Degree
2 23 (14.65%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (10.19%) CCNP
4 15 (9.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (6.37%) MCSE
6 8 (5.10%) Security Cleared
6 8 (5.10%) MCITP
7 7 (4.46%) CCNA
8 5 (3.18%) MCP
9 4 (2.55%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (2.55%) SC Cleared
10 3 (1.91%) MCSA
11 2 (1.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (1.27%) MCTS
12 1 (0.64%) Citrix Certification
12 1 (0.64%) CCEE
12 1 (0.64%) CCAA
12 1 (0.64%) CCIA
12 1 (0.64%) HND
12 1 (0.64%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (5.73%) SLA
2 2 (1.27%) QA
3 1 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 67 (42.68%) Active Directory
2 36 (22.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (17.83%) Hyper-V
4 26 (16.56%) XenApp
5 25 (15.92%) VMware ESX
6 21 (13.38%) vSphere
7 16 (10.19%) Terminal Services
8 14 (8.92%) XenDesktop
9 10 (6.37%) VMware ESXi
10 6 (3.82%) XenServer
10 6 (3.82%) VMware Workstation
11 5 (3.18%) Microsoft App-V
12 4 (2.55%) Forefront TMG
12 4 (2.55%) vCloud
13 3 (1.91%) Sendmail
13 3 (1.91%) Oracle RAC
14 2 (1.27%) Veritas Volume Manager
14 2 (1.27%) Veritas File System
14 2 (1.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 2 (1.27%) Samba
Systems Management
1 25 (15.92%) SCCM
2 9 (5.73%) Backup Exec
3 7 (4.46%) EMC NetWorker
3 7 (4.46%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 5 (3.18%) SCOM
5 4 (2.55%) OpenView
5 4 (2.55%) BMC PATROL
6 3 (1.91%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (1.91%) NetBackup
6 3 (1.91%) Cacti
7 2 (1.27%) Puppet
8 1 (0.64%) WSUS
8 1 (0.64%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.64%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.64%) Nagios
8 1 (0.64%) ARCserve
8 1 (0.64%) CiscoWorks
8 1 (0.64%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 75 (47.77%) Microsoft
2 70 (44.59%) VMware
3 45 (28.66%) Cisco
4 32 (20.38%) Citrix
5 29 (18.47%) Red Hat
6 19 (12.10%) CheckPoint
6 19 (12.10%) Oracle
7 16 (10.19%) HP
7 16 (10.19%) Symantec
8 12 (7.64%) SolarWinds
9 10 (6.37%) EMC
10 9 (5.73%) NetApp
10 9 (5.73%) F5
11 7 (4.46%) CommVault
11 7 (4.46%) Blue Coat
12 6 (3.82%) Google
12 6 (3.82%) Veritas
12 6 (3.82%) Sun
13 4 (2.55%) IBM
13 4 (2.55%) Avaya
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