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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Domain Name System (DNS)
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 80 52 74
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +22
Permanent jobs citing DNS 60 104 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 2.97% 4.58% 3.60%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.13% 18.87% 14.89%
Number of salaries quoted 38 79 52
Median salary £41,500 £32,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+27.69% -27.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,800 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%

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
331 551 497
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 16.40% 24.25% 24.18%
Number of salaries quoted 236 451 394
Median salary £43,500 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 2017. 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 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
Hemel Hempstead +9 24 £37,500 -10.71% 1
Watford -4 14 £42,500 -19.04% 2
Cheshunt - 4 £23,000 -
St Albans -4 2 £52,500 +75.00%
Kings Langley - 2 £41,500 -
Letchworth - 2 £62,500 -
Bishop's Stortford - 1 £37,500 -
DNS
East of England

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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 93 (85.32%) Windows
2 83 (76.15%) Active Directory
3 81 (74.31%) DHCP
4 74 (67.89%) Microsoft
5 68 (62.39%) VMware
6 67 (61.47%) Windows Server
7 62 (56.88%) Office 365
8 56 (51.38%) VMware Infrastructure
9 50 (45.87%) Firewall
10 48 (44.04%) Windows Server 2008
11 47 (43.12%) ITIL
12 41 (37.61%) Linux
12 41 (37.61%) TCP/IP
12 41 (37.61%) Windows Server 2012
13 35 (32.11%) Cisco
14 32 (29.36%) MS Exchange
15 31 (28.44%) Skype for Business
16 30 (27.52%) Data Centre
17 29 (26.61%) PowerShell
18 28 (25.69%) Citrix
19 27 (24.77%) VPN
19 27 (24.77%) SQL
20 26 (23.85%) MS Excel
21 25 (22.94%) Microsoft Certification
21 25 (22.94%) Windows 7
22 24 (22.02%) WAN
22 24 (22.02%) MCP
23 23 (21.10%) Hyper-V
24 21 (19.27%) VoIP
24 21 (19.27%) Remote Desktop

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 32 (29.36%) MS Exchange
2 31 (28.44%) Skype for Business
3 11 (10.09%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (9.17%) IIS
5 8 (7.34%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (3.67%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.83%) Apache
8 1 (0.92%) IBM HTTP Server
8 1 (0.92%) JBoss
8 1 (0.92%) nginx
8 1 (0.92%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 1 (0.92%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.92%) WebLogic
8 1 (0.92%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.92%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 26 (23.85%) MS Excel
2 18 (16.51%) MS Office
3 2 (1.83%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 6 (5.50%) SAP BPC
2 1 (0.92%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 62 (56.88%) Office 365
2 16 (14.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (11.01%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (11.01%) PaaS
4 8 (7.34%) Mimecast
5 6 (5.50%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (1.83%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 81 (74.31%) DHCP
2 50 (45.87%) Firewall
3 41 (37.61%) TCP/IP
4 27 (24.77%) VPN
5 24 (22.02%) WAN
6 21 (19.27%) Remote Desktop
6 21 (19.27%) VoIP
7 20 (18.35%) LAN
8 19 (17.43%) SAN
9 14 (12.84%) PBX
10 13 (11.93%) Skype
10 13 (11.93%) VLAN
11 11 (10.09%) ISDN
11 11 (10.09%) MPLS
11 11 (10.09%) Unified Communications
12 6 (5.50%) IPsec
12 6 (5.50%) iSCSI
12 6 (5.50%) SMTP
12 6 (5.50%) SNMP
13 4 (3.67%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (17.43%) SQL Server
2 14 (12.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (7.34%) Amazon RDS
3 8 (7.34%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (5.50%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (5.50%) MS Access
4 6 (5.50%) Power BI
4 6 (5.50%) SAP BW
4 6 (5.50%) SAP Data Services
4 6 (5.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (5.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.92%) MySQL
5 1 (0.92%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.92%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.92%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (5.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.75%) GoCD
2 3 (2.75%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.75%) MSI
3 1 (0.92%) JIRA
General
1 11 (10.09%) Retail
2 7 (6.42%) Telecoms
3 5 (4.59%) Games
4 2 (1.83%) Publishing
5 1 (0.92%) Legal
5 1 (0.92%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 28 (25.69%) Support Engineer
2 21 (19.27%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 19 (17.43%) Analyst
4 18 (16.51%) 3rd Line Support
5 17 (15.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 15 (13.76%) Server Support
7 14 (12.84%) Support Analyst
8 13 (11.93%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 13 (11.93%) Server Engineer
9 12 (11.01%) Office 365 Engineer
10 11 (10.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 10 (9.17%) Infrastructure Support
11 10 (9.17%) Windows Server Support
11 10 (9.17%) Windows Support Analyst
12 9 (8.26%) Windows Engineer
13 8 (7.34%) Active Directory Support
13 8 (7.34%) Exchange Support
14 7 (6.42%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
14 7 (6.42%) IT Engineer
14 7 (6.42%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (11.93%) Web Services
2 9 (8.26%) REST
2 9 (8.26%) SOAP
3 6 (5.50%) .NET
3 6 (5.50%) MDX
4 5 (4.59%) CSS
4 5 (4.59%) HTML
4 5 (4.59%) XML
5 2 (1.83%) Node.js
6 1 (0.92%) COM
6 1 (0.92%) J2EE
6 1 (0.92%) LAMP
6 1 (0.92%) LAPP Stack
6 1 (0.92%) LEMP Stack
6 1 (0.92%) Middleware
6 1 (0.92%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 30 (27.52%) Data Centre
2 9 (8.26%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (7.34%) Blackberry
4 7 (6.42%) Handset
5 6 (5.50%) Computer Science
5 6 (5.50%) Management Information System
5 6 (5.50%) Replication
6 5 (4.59%) Driving Licence
7 4 (3.67%) Clustering
7 4 (3.67%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.83%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.83%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.83%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.83%) iPad
9 1 (0.92%) CCTV
9 1 (0.92%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 93 (85.32%) Windows
2 67 (61.47%) Windows Server
3 48 (44.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 41 (37.61%) Linux
4 41 (37.61%) Windows Server 2012
5 25 (22.94%) Windows 7
6 17 (15.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (13.76%) Windows 10
8 10 (9.17%) Mac OS X
8 10 (9.17%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (5.50%) Unix
10 3 (2.75%) Windows 8
11 2 (1.83%) Android
11 2 (1.83%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.92%) AIX
12 1 (0.92%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (43.12%) ITIL
2 17 (15.60%) Mentoring
3 15 (13.76%) Change Management
4 12 (11.01%) Mathematics
5 11 (10.09%) E-Commerce
5 11 (10.09%) Project Management
6 10 (9.17%) Coaching
7 9 (8.26%) DevOps
8 8 (7.34%) Business Continuity
8 8 (7.34%) Kalman Filter
8 8 (7.34%) Problem Management
8 8 (7.34%) Web Filtering
9 7 (6.42%) Information Security
9 7 (6.42%) Time Management
10 6 (5.50%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (5.50%) Data Modelling
10 6 (5.50%) Database Tuning
10 6 (5.50%) ETL
10 6 (5.50%) Incident Management
10 6 (5.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 29 (26.61%) PowerShell
2 27 (24.77%) SQL
3 17 (15.60%) VBScript
4 14 (12.84%) Python
5 12 (11.01%) C
6 9 (8.26%) Bash Shell
6 9 (8.26%) VB
7 7 (6.42%) Java
8 6 (5.50%) T-SQL
8 6 (5.50%) VBA
9 5 (4.59%) JavaScript
10 4 (3.67%) Ruby
11 3 (2.75%) Go
11 3 (2.75%) Rust
12 2 (1.83%) Perl
12 2 (1.83%) Scala
13 1 (0.92%) PHP
13 1 (0.92%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 25 (22.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (22.02%) MCP
3 18 (16.51%) Degree
3 18 (16.51%) MCSE
4 17 (15.60%) SC Cleared
4 17 (15.60%) Security Cleared
5 14 (12.84%) CCNA
5 14 (12.84%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (12.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 10 (9.17%) MCSA
7 9 (8.26%) MCITP
8 5 (4.59%) CCAA
8 5 (4.59%) Citrix Certification
8 5 (4.59%) MCTS
9 2 (1.83%) A+ Certification
10 1 (0.92%) CCNP
10 1 (0.92%) JNCIA
10 1 (0.92%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (10.09%) SLA
2 4 (3.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 83 (76.15%) Active Directory
2 56 (51.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (21.10%) Hyper-V
4 21 (19.27%) VMware ESXi
5 17 (15.60%) Terminal Services
6 14 (12.84%) VMware ESX
7 11 (10.09%) vSphere
8 10 (9.17%) XenDesktop
9 9 (8.26%) XenApp
10 8 (7.34%) Forefront TMG
11 7 (6.42%) VMware Workstation
12 5 (4.59%) Virtual Machines
13 3 (2.75%) Docker
13 3 (2.75%) Microsoft App-V
14 2 (1.83%) iptables
15 1 (0.92%) FreeRADIUS
15 1 (0.92%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 17 (15.60%) SCCM
2 11 (10.09%) SCOM
3 8 (7.34%) Backup Exec
4 5 (4.59%) Ansible
5 4 (3.67%) Cisco CUCM
5 4 (3.67%) Puppet
5 4 (3.67%) Terraform
6 3 (2.75%) BladeLogic
6 3 (2.75%) Grafana
6 3 (2.75%) Microsoft Intune
6 3 (2.75%) SCOrch
7 2 (1.83%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.92%) Nagios
8 1 (0.92%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 74 (67.89%) Microsoft
2 68 (62.39%) VMware
3 35 (32.11%) Cisco
4 28 (25.69%) Citrix
5 19 (17.43%) HP
6 16 (14.68%) IBM
7 15 (13.76%) Veeam
8 11 (10.09%) CheckPoint
8 11 (10.09%) Oracle
9 8 (7.34%) Dell
9 8 (7.34%) NetApp
10 7 (6.42%) SAP
11 6 (5.50%) Cognos
11 6 (5.50%) Splunk
12 5 (4.59%) Red Hat
12 5 (4.59%) SonicWALL
13 4 (3.67%) Nimble Storage
14 3 (2.75%) Apple
14 3 (2.75%) BMC
14 3 (2.75%) Symantec
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