The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 28 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 72 61 78
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +17
Permanent jobs citing DNS 66 100 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 3.43% 4.13% 3.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 17.23% 23.26% 16.07%
Number of salaries quoted 56 72 57
Median salary £42,500 £41,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% -8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,200 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £37,550 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+0.13% +7.14%
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
383 430 504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 19.89% 17.76% 21.15%
Number of salaries quoted 321 320 396
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region citing DNS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 August 2016.

DNS Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

DNS
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford +15 26 £53,750 +58.08% 1
Stevenage - 13 £42,500 - 2
Welwyn Garden City +3 12 £47,500 -
Hemel Hempstead -10 8 £42,000 +23.52%
Cheshunt - 2 £60,000 -
St Albans +4 1 £60,000 +9.09%
Bishop's Stortford - 1 £34,500 -
Rickmansworth - 1 £26,000 -
DNS
East of England

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2016, IT jobs citing DNS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for DNS.

1 101 (82.79%) Windows
2 99 (81.15%) DHCP
3 83 (68.03%) Firewall
4 82 (67.21%) Active Directory
5 75 (61.48%) VMware
6 72 (59.02%) Windows Server
7 71 (58.20%) Microsoft
8 66 (54.10%) Cisco
9 65 (53.28%) VMware Infrastructure
10 63 (51.64%) TCP/IP
11 60 (49.18%) Windows Server 2008
12 57 (46.72%) MS Exchange
13 51 (41.80%) SQL Server
14 48 (39.34%) Linux
15 45 (36.89%) VPN
16 43 (35.25%) Windows Server 2012
17 39 (31.97%) LAN
17 39 (31.97%) WAN
18 38 (31.15%) Exchange Server 2010
19 37 (30.33%) Windows Server 2003
20 34 (27.87%) HP
21 33 (27.05%) SAN
21 33 (27.05%) Windows 7
22 32 (26.23%) Exchange Server 2013
22 32 (26.23%) MS Excel
23 30 (24.59%) VLAN
24 29 (23.77%) Office 365
25 28 (22.95%) Hyper-V
26 27 (22.13%) Wireless
27 26 (21.31%) ITIL

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 57 (46.72%) MS Exchange
2 38 (31.15%) Exchange Server 2010
3 32 (26.23%) Exchange Server 2013
4 22 (18.03%) Exchange Server 2003
4 22 (18.03%) Exchange Server 2007
4 22 (18.03%) Skype for Business
5 20 (16.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 8 (6.56%) IIS
7 5 (4.10%) Apache
8 1 (0.82%) Confluence
8 1 (0.82%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.82%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.82%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 32 (26.23%) MS Excel
2 23 (18.85%) MS Office
3 6 (4.92%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (4.92%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.82%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 9 (7.38%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (4.10%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 29 (23.77%) Office 365
2 12 (9.84%) PaaS
3 7 (5.74%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (2.46%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.82%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.82%) IaaS
5 1 (0.82%) Mimecast
5 1 (0.82%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 99 (81.15%) DHCP
2 83 (68.03%) Firewall
3 63 (51.64%) TCP/IP
4 45 (36.89%) VPN
5 39 (31.97%) LAN
5 39 (31.97%) WAN
6 33 (27.05%) SAN
7 30 (24.59%) VLAN
8 27 (22.13%) Wireless
9 23 (18.85%) VoIP
10 19 (15.57%) SMTP
11 18 (14.75%) DMZ
11 18 (14.75%) NAS
12 16 (13.11%) IMAP
12 16 (13.11%) Remote Desktop
13 15 (12.30%) Network Security
14 14 (11.48%) Cisco ASA
14 14 (11.48%) FTP
15 13 (10.66%) PBX
16 12 (9.84%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (41.80%) SQL Server
2 14 (11.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (7.38%) MySQL
4 5 (4.10%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (4.10%) MS Access
4 5 (4.10%) Navicat
4 5 (4.10%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (4.10%) Power BI
4 5 (4.10%) Relational Database
4 5 (4.10%) SAP BW
4 5 (4.10%) SAP Data Services
4 5 (4.10%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (4.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (4.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (2.46%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.82%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 6 (4.92%) Git (software)
2 5 (4.10%) PhpStorm
2 5 (4.10%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.82%) Ant
3 1 (0.82%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.82%) JIRA
3 1 (0.82%) JIRA Agile
3 1 (0.82%) JUnit
3 1 (0.82%) Liquibase
3 1 (0.82%) Maven
3 1 (0.82%) SonarQube
3 1 (0.82%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 11 (9.02%) Retail
2 7 (5.74%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.46%) Finance
3 3 (2.46%) Military
4 2 (1.64%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.82%) Advertising
5 1 (0.82%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 43 (35.25%) Support Engineer
2 30 (24.59%) IT Engineer
3 20 (16.39%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 20 (16.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 18 (14.75%) IT Support
4 18 (14.75%) IT Support Engineer
5 17 (13.93%) 3rd Line Support
5 17 (13.93%) Network Engineer
5 17 (13.93%) Senior Support Engineer
6 14 (11.48%) Systems Engineer
7 13 (10.66%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 13 (10.66%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 13 (10.66%) Senior IT Engineer
7 13 (10.66%) Senior IT Support
8 10 (8.20%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 10 (8.20%) Developer
8 10 (8.20%) Senior Network Engineer
9 9 (7.38%) Desktop Support
9 9 (7.38%) Linux Engineer
9 9 (7.38%) Linux Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (12.30%) MAPI
2 11 (9.02%) .NET
2 11 (9.02%) Web Services
3 5 (4.10%) CSS
3 5 (4.10%) CSS3
3 5 (4.10%) HTML
3 5 (4.10%) HTML5
3 5 (4.10%) jQuery
3 5 (4.10%) JSON
3 5 (4.10%) MDX
3 5 (4.10%) REST
3 5 (4.10%) SOAP
3 5 (4.10%) WAMP
3 5 (4.10%) XHTML
4 3 (2.46%) Regular Expression
5 2 (1.64%) COM
5 2 (1.64%) J2EE
5 2 (1.64%) LAMP
6 1 (0.82%) MCollective
6 1 (0.82%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 25 (20.49%) Replication
2 21 (17.21%) Blackberry
3 20 (16.39%) Analytical Skills
3 20 (16.39%) Data Centre
4 15 (12.30%) iPhone
4 15 (12.30%) PDA
5 13 (10.66%) Mathematics
6 8 (6.56%) User Experience
7 7 (5.74%) Management Information System
8 6 (4.92%) Computer Science
9 5 (4.10%) Clustering
9 5 (4.10%) EqualLogic
9 5 (4.10%) Fat Client
9 5 (4.10%) Hybrid Cloud
9 5 (4.10%) Thin Client
10 3 (2.46%) Cryptography
10 3 (2.46%) Spread Betting
11 2 (1.64%) Client/Server
11 2 (1.64%) Video Conferencing
12 1 (0.82%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 101 (82.79%) Windows
2 72 (59.02%) Windows Server
3 60 (49.18%) Windows Server 2008
4 48 (39.34%) Linux
5 43 (35.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 37 (30.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 33 (27.05%) Windows 7
8 24 (19.67%) Windows 10
9 21 (17.21%) Windows 8
10 17 (13.93%) Android
11 16 (13.11%) Windows XP
12 15 (12.30%) Windows Vista
13 13 (10.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 9 (7.38%) Unix
15 3 (2.46%) CentOS
15 3 (2.46%) Debian
15 3 (2.46%) Mac OS X
16 2 (1.64%) Ubuntu
17 1 (0.82%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (21.31%) ITIL
2 19 (15.57%) Mentoring
3 16 (13.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 11 (9.02%) Coaching
4 11 (9.02%) E-Commerce
5 10 (8.20%) Change Management
5 10 (8.20%) Network Design
5 10 (8.20%) Performance Tuning
6 9 (7.38%) ITSM
6 9 (7.38%) Network Management
7 8 (6.56%) Logistics
7 8 (6.56%) Problem Management
7 8 (6.56%) Service Management
8 6 (4.92%) Information Security
8 6 (4.92%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 6 (4.92%) Network Load Balancing
8 6 (4.92%) Two-Factor Authentication
9 5 (4.10%) Cross-Browser Testing
9 5 (4.10%) Database Tuning
9 5 (4.10%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 19 (15.57%) SQL
2 15 (12.30%) PowerShell
3 13 (10.66%) C
4 8 (6.56%) Python
4 8 (6.56%) VBScript
5 7 (5.74%) Bash Shell
5 7 (5.74%) Java
6 6 (4.92%) PHP
6 6 (4.92%) VBA
7 5 (4.10%) JavaScript
7 5 (4.10%) Perl
7 5 (4.10%) PHP 5
7 5 (4.10%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.82%) Korn
8 1 (0.82%) Ruby
8 1 (0.82%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (15.57%) Degree
2 16 (13.11%) SC Cleared
2 16 (13.11%) Security Cleared
3 15 (12.30%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (12.30%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (9.84%) CCNA
5 10 (8.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 9 (7.38%) MCP
7 7 (5.74%) MCSE
8 6 (4.92%) MCTS
9 5 (4.10%) A+ Certification
9 5 (4.10%) CCAA
9 5 (4.10%) Citrix Certification
10 4 (3.28%) CCNP
11 3 (2.46%) CCIE
11 3 (2.46%) MCSA
11 3 (2.46%) Network+ Certification
12 2 (1.64%) MCITP
13 1 (0.82%) CEH
13 1 (0.82%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.92%) SLA
2 4 (3.28%) PCI DSS
3 3 (2.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 82 (67.21%) Active Directory
2 65 (53.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (22.95%) Hyper-V
4 18 (14.75%) VMware ESXi
5 16 (13.11%) NFS
5 16 (13.11%) VMware ESX
6 15 (12.30%) vSphere
7 14 (11.48%) Terminal Services
8 7 (5.74%) KVM
8 7 (5.74%) XenApp
9 4 (3.28%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (3.28%) XenDesktop
10 3 (2.46%) VMware Server
11 2 (1.64%) iptables
12 1 (0.82%) Docker
12 1 (0.82%) Forefront TMG
12 1 (0.82%) Postfix
12 1 (0.82%) Sendmail
12 1 (0.82%) Squid
12 1 (0.82%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 18 (14.75%) Backup Exec
2 6 (4.92%) Nmap
3 4 (3.28%) SCCM
4 3 (2.46%) Nessus
5 1 (0.82%) Ansible
5 1 (0.82%) cPanel
5 1 (0.82%) Kibana
5 1 (0.82%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.82%) logstash
5 1 (0.82%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.82%) Puppet
5 1 (0.82%) Rancher
5 1 (0.82%) SCOM
5 1 (0.82%) Simpana
5 1 (0.82%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (0.82%) Terraform
5 1 (0.82%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 75 (61.48%) VMware
2 71 (58.20%) Microsoft
3 66 (54.10%) Cisco
4 34 (27.87%) HP
5 22 (18.03%) Apple
6 18 (14.75%) CheckPoint
6 18 (14.75%) Citrix
7 15 (12.30%) Draytek
8 13 (10.66%) 3PAR
8 13 (10.66%) Veeam
9 10 (8.20%) Remedy
9 10 (8.20%) SonicWALL
10 8 (6.56%) Dell
11 7 (5.74%) Oracle
12 5 (4.10%) Aruba
12 5 (4.10%) Avaya
12 5 (4.10%) Cognos
12 5 (4.10%) Fujitsu
12 5 (4.10%) IBM
12 5 (4.10%) SAP
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