The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 42 42 72
Rank change year-on-year
0 +30
Permanent jobs citing DNS 57 56 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 5.72% 5.67% 2.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 26.15% 26.67% 13.19%
Number of salaries quoted 52 55 26
Median salary £30,750 £33,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.81% -29.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £27,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £60,750
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.77% +2.85%
DNS
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
218 210 235
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 21.89% 21.28% 20.21%
Number of salaries quoted 186 193 212
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £51,875
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing DNS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

DNS
Salary Trend in Kent

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

DNS Salary Trend in Kent

DNS
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Kent region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

DNS Salary Histogram in Kent

DNS
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing DNS within the Kent region over the 3 months to 25 May 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
Tonbridge +14 14 £26,000 +13.04%
Sittingbourne -2 5 £23,500 -14.54%
West Malling - 5 £42,500 -
Tunbridge Wells +8 4 £27,500 -31.25% 1
Dartford -3 2 £32,500 -35.00% 1
Maidstone -8 1 £45,000 +50.00%
DNS
South East

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 May 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 Kent region with a requirement for DNS.

1 92 (82.88%) Active Directory
2 84 (75.68%) DHCP
3 82 (73.87%) Windows
4 73 (65.77%) Microsoft
5 67 (60.36%) VMware
6 59 (53.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 59 (53.15%) Windows Server
7 46 (41.44%) Firewall
8 45 (40.54%) MS Exchange
9 43 (38.74%) HP
10 34 (30.63%) TCP/IP
10 34 (30.63%) SLA
10 34 (30.63%) Security Cleared
11 33 (29.73%) vSphere
11 33 (29.73%) Linux
12 31 (27.93%) Windows Server 2003
13 30 (27.03%) SQL Server
13 30 (27.03%) ITIL
14 28 (25.23%) Capacity Management
15 27 (24.32%) VMware Infrastructure
16 26 (23.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 26 (23.42%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
16 26 (23.42%) 3PAR
16 26 (23.42%) Symantec
17 25 (22.52%) NetBackup
17 25 (22.52%) HP SIM
17 25 (22.52%) HP Storage
17 25 (22.52%) Exchange Server 2010
17 25 (22.52%) HP Data Protector
18 22 (19.82%) Hyper-V

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 45 (40.54%) MS Exchange
2 25 (22.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (17.12%) SharePoint
4 15 (13.51%) Skype for Business
5 12 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2013
6 10 (9.01%) IIS
7 7 (6.31%) SharePoint 2010
7 7 (6.31%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (3.60%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (3.60%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (2.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.90%) Tomcat
Applications
1 21 (18.92%) MS Excel
2 18 (16.22%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 17 (15.32%) Office 365
2 5 (4.50%) SaaS
3 4 (3.60%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.90%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 84 (75.68%) DHCP
2 46 (41.44%) Firewall
3 34 (30.63%) TCP/IP
4 20 (18.02%) SAN
5 12 (10.81%) VPN
6 10 (9.01%) Wireless
7 9 (8.11%) LAN
7 9 (8.11%) WAN
8 6 (5.41%) VLAN
9 5 (4.50%) iSCSI
10 4 (3.60%) Fibre Channel
10 4 (3.60%) NAS
10 4 (3.60%) SMTP
11 3 (2.70%) HTTP
11 3 (2.70%) Network Security
11 3 (2.70%) Skype
12 2 (1.80%) MPLS
12 2 (1.80%) VoIP
13 1 (0.90%) BGP
13 1 (0.90%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (27.03%) SQL Server
2 13 (11.71%) MySQL
3 12 (10.81%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.60%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (11.71%) Git (software)
2 7 (6.31%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (7.21%) Finance
2 1 (0.90%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (22.52%) Administrator
1 25 (22.52%) Storage Administrator
1 25 (22.52%) Storage Systems Administrator
1 25 (22.52%) Systems Administrator
2 21 (18.92%) Analyst
2 21 (18.92%) Support Engineer
3 20 (18.02%) Support Analyst
4 13 (11.71%) 3rd Line Support
4 13 (11.71%) Developer
4 13 (11.71%) PHP Developer
5 10 (9.01%) IT Support
5 10 (9.01%) Network Support
5 10 (9.01%) Server Engineer
6 9 (8.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 9 (8.11%) Network Analyst
6 9 (8.11%) Network Engineer
6 9 (8.11%) Network Support Analyst
6 9 (8.11%) Technical Support
7 8 (7.21%) IT Support Engineer
7 8 (7.21%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (12.61%) HTML
2 13 (11.71%) Ajax
2 13 (11.71%) CSS
2 13 (11.71%) JSON
2 13 (11.71%) LAMP
2 13 (11.71%) XML
3 1 (0.90%) .NET
3 1 (0.90%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 25 (22.52%) HP Storage
2 7 (6.31%) Data Centre
2 7 (6.31%) User Experience
3 5 (4.50%) Clustering
4 4 (3.60%) Driving Licence
5 3 (2.70%) Blackberry
5 3 (2.70%) PKI
6 2 (1.80%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.80%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.90%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.90%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.90%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.90%) HACMP
7 1 (0.90%) iPad
7 1 (0.90%) Replication
7 1 (0.90%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 82 (73.87%) Windows
2 59 (53.15%) Windows Server
2 59 (53.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 33 (29.73%) Linux
4 31 (27.93%) Windows Server 2003
5 26 (23.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 19 (17.12%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (9.91%) Apple iOS
8 10 (9.01%) Android
9 9 (8.11%) Windows 8
10 8 (7.21%) Windows 7
11 2 (1.80%) Unix
12 1 (0.90%) AIX
12 1 (0.90%) CentOS
12 1 (0.90%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.90%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.90%) Solaris
12 1 (0.90%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.90%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.90%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (27.03%) ITIL
2 28 (25.23%) Capacity Management
3 19 (17.12%) Infrastructure Management
4 13 (11.71%) Service Delivery
4 13 (11.71%) Web Development
5 11 (9.91%) Migration
6 10 (9.01%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (9.01%) Performance Monitoring
7 7 (6.31%) Front End Development
7 7 (6.31%) Software Architecture
8 6 (5.41%) Change Management
8 6 (5.41%) Data Protection
9 5 (4.50%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (4.50%) Problem Management
10 4 (3.60%) Capacity Planning
10 4 (3.60%) Line Management
10 4 (3.60%) Mentoring
10 4 (3.60%) Project Management
11 3 (2.70%) Information Security
11 3 (2.70%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (12.61%) JavaScript
2 13 (11.71%) PHP
3 7 (6.31%) PowerShell
4 5 (4.50%) SQL
5 1 (0.90%) C
5 1 (0.90%) Perl
5 1 (0.90%) Python
5 1 (0.90%) VB
5 1 (0.90%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 34 (30.63%) Security Cleared
2 14 (12.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (10.81%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (9.91%) MCSE
5 10 (9.01%) MCSA
6 7 (6.31%) Degree
7 6 (5.41%) CCNA
8 4 (3.60%) A+ Certification
8 4 (3.60%) CCDA
9 3 (2.70%) CCNP
10 2 (1.80%) MCITP
11 1 (0.90%) CISSP
11 1 (0.90%) CNA
11 1 (0.90%) HND
11 1 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.90%) MCP
11 1 (0.90%) MCTS
11 1 (0.90%) Novell Certification
11 1 (0.90%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (30.63%) SLA
2 1 (0.90%) QA
System Software
1 92 (82.88%) Active Directory
2 33 (29.73%) vSphere
3 27 (24.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (19.82%) Hyper-V
5 19 (17.12%) XenApp
6 9 (8.11%) XenDesktop
7 7 (6.31%) Forefront TMG
7 7 (6.31%) ISA Server
8 5 (4.50%) vCloud
8 5 (4.50%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (2.70%) NFS
10 2 (1.80%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (0.90%) DFS Replication
11 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.90%) Oracle Clusterware
11 1 (0.90%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 1 (0.90%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 26 (23.42%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 25 (22.52%) HP Data Protector
2 25 (22.52%) HP SIM
2 25 (22.52%) NetBackup
3 19 (17.12%) SCCM
4 12 (10.81%) WSUS
5 11 (9.91%) SCOM
6 4 (3.60%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 2 (1.80%) Backup Exec
7 2 (1.80%) vRealize
8 1 (0.90%) Cisco Prime
8 1 (0.90%) Puppet
8 1 (0.90%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.90%) Tivoli Monitoring
8 1 (0.90%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.90%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 73 (65.77%) Microsoft
2 67 (60.36%) VMware
3 43 (38.74%) HP
4 26 (23.42%) 3PAR
4 26 (23.42%) Symantec
5 22 (19.82%) Citrix
6 18 (16.22%) Cisco
7 7 (6.31%) WatchGuard
8 6 (5.41%) MobileIron
9 5 (4.50%) Dell
10 3 (2.70%) Veeam
11 2 (1.80%) Apple
11 2 (1.80%) IBM
12 1 (0.90%) CheckPoint
12 1 (0.90%) EMC
12 1 (0.90%) Forcepoint
12 1 (0.90%) Intel
12 1 (0.90%) Riverbed
12 1 (0.90%) Siemens
12 1 (0.90%) Veritas
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