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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 42 64 80
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +16
Permanent jobs citing DNS 48 41 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 5.13% 3.76% 1.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.87% 20.30% 8.30%
Number of salaries quoted 33 36 16
Median salary £28,500 £35,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.57% -24.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £47,500 £63,750
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
230 202 229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 24.57% 18.52% 22.21%
Number of salaries quoted 203 189 186
Median salary £35,250 £36,018 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.13% -3.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,250 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 24 August 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 24 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
Dartford +17 13 £57,500 +64.28% 4
Sittingbourne +5 12 £27,500 -35.29%
Chatham -2 6 £28,500 -16.17%
Tunbridge Wells +14 3 £45,000 +60.71%
Maidstone +7 3 £32,500 +19.81% 1
Tonbridge - 2 £50,750 - 1
DNS
South East

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 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 Kent region with a requirement for DNS.

1 88 (83.02%) DHCP
2 76 (71.70%) Windows
3 71 (66.98%) Active Directory
4 68 (64.15%) Microsoft
5 59 (55.66%) Windows Server
6 55 (51.89%) VMware
7 52 (49.06%) Windows Server 2008
8 41 (38.68%) Firewall
9 38 (35.85%) MS Exchange
10 32 (30.19%) Cisco
11 31 (29.25%) HP
12 28 (26.42%) TCP/IP
13 27 (25.47%) LAN
13 27 (25.47%) WAN
13 27 (25.47%) SQL Server
14 24 (22.64%) MS Office
15 22 (20.75%) MS Excel
15 22 (20.75%) Citrix
15 22 (20.75%) VMware Infrastructure
16 21 (19.81%) SCCM
16 21 (19.81%) ITIL
17 20 (18.87%) XenApp
18 19 (17.92%) Security Cleared
18 19 (17.92%) Linux
18 19 (17.92%) Microsoft Certification
18 19 (17.92%) SLA
19 18 (16.98%) Windows Server 2003
19 18 (16.98%) vSphere
19 18 (16.98%) Exchange Server 2010
19 18 (16.98%) Capacity Management

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 38 (35.85%) MS Exchange
2 18 (16.98%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (15.09%) SharePoint
4 8 (7.55%) Skype for Business
5 6 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (5.66%) IIS
6 3 (2.83%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (2.83%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (2.83%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (2.83%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (1.89%) CMS
7 2 (1.89%) Tomcat
Applications
1 24 (22.64%) MS Office
2 22 (20.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 15 (14.15%) Office 365
2 3 (2.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.94%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 88 (83.02%) DHCP
2 41 (38.68%) Firewall
3 28 (26.42%) TCP/IP
4 27 (25.47%) LAN
4 27 (25.47%) WAN
5 16 (15.09%) Network Security
5 16 (15.09%) SAN
6 15 (14.15%) Wireless
7 13 (12.26%) SNMP
8 12 (11.32%) 802.11
8 12 (11.32%) DPNSS
8 12 (11.32%) IPsec
8 12 (11.32%) MPLS
8 12 (11.32%) QSIG
9 10 (9.43%) IP Telephony
10 9 (8.49%) VLAN
11 8 (7.55%) VoIP
12 7 (6.60%) Wi-Fi
13 5 (4.72%) Internet
14 4 (3.77%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (25.47%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.60%) MySQL
3 6 (5.66%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.83%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (6.60%) Git (software)
2 5 (4.72%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.89%) Gatling
3 2 (1.89%) JMeter
3 2 (1.89%) LoadRunner
3 2 (1.89%) Selenium
3 2 (1.89%) TestNG
General
1 7 (6.60%) Finance
2 3 (2.83%) Banking
3 1 (0.94%) Advertising
3 1 (0.94%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (21.70%) Analyst
2 21 (19.81%) Network Engineer
3 20 (18.87%) Support Analyst
3 20 (18.87%) Support Engineer
4 16 (15.09%) Administrator
4 16 (15.09%) Systems Administrator
5 15 (14.15%) IT Support
5 15 (14.15%) Network Support
5 15 (14.15%) Storage Administrator
5 15 (14.15%) Storage Systems Administrator
6 13 (12.26%) 3rd Line Support
7 12 (11.32%) Infrastructure Support
7 12 (11.32%) Network Support Engineer
8 9 (8.49%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 9 (8.49%) Network Analyst
8 9 (8.49%) Network Security Engineer
8 9 (8.49%) Network Support Analyst
8 9 (8.49%) Security Engineer
9 8 (7.55%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
9 8 (7.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.32%) 802.1X
2 10 (9.43%) HTML
3 9 (8.49%) Ajax
4 7 (6.60%) CSS
4 7 (6.60%) JSON
4 7 (6.60%) LAMP
4 7 (6.60%) XML
5 4 (3.77%) .NET
6 2 (1.89%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.15%) HP Storage
2 5 (4.72%) Data Centre
3 4 (3.77%) User Experience
4 3 (2.83%) Clustering
5 2 (1.89%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.89%) PKI
5 2 (1.89%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.94%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.94%) iPad
6 1 (0.94%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.94%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.94%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 76 (71.70%) Windows
2 59 (55.66%) Windows Server
3 52 (49.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (17.92%) Linux
5 18 (16.98%) Windows Server 2003
6 17 (16.04%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (14.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (10.38%) Apple iOS
9 10 (9.43%) Android
10 5 (4.72%) Windows 7
11 4 (3.77%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.94%) CentOS
12 1 (0.94%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.94%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (19.81%) ITIL
2 18 (16.98%) Capacity Management
3 14 (13.21%) Infrastructure Management
4 10 (9.43%) Performance Monitoring
5 9 (8.49%) Network Design
6 8 (7.55%) Migration
7 7 (6.60%) Web Development
8 6 (5.66%) Change Management
8 6 (5.66%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (5.66%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (5.66%) Service Delivery
9 5 (4.72%) Data Protection
10 4 (3.77%) Front End Development
10 4 (3.77%) Information Security
10 4 (3.77%) Problem Management
10 4 (3.77%) Software Architecture
11 3 (2.83%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (2.83%) Asset Management
11 3 (2.83%) Load Balancing
11 3 (2.83%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 9 (8.49%) JavaScript
2 7 (6.60%) PHP
3 3 (2.83%) VB
4 2 (1.89%) Java
4 2 (1.89%) Perl
4 2 (1.89%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.89%) SQL
4 2 (1.89%) VBScript
5 1 (0.94%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (17.92%) Microsoft Certification
1 19 (17.92%) Security Cleared
2 17 (16.04%) MCSE
3 16 (15.09%) MCSA
4 12 (11.32%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (9.43%) CCNA
5 10 (9.43%) Degree
6 7 (6.60%) A+ Certification
7 2 (1.89%) CCDA
7 2 (1.89%) CCNP
7 2 (1.89%) ISEB
7 2 (1.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (1.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.94%) CCIE
8 1 (0.94%) CISSP
8 1 (0.94%) CNA
8 1 (0.94%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.94%) HND
8 1 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.94%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (17.92%) SLA
2 1 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.94%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.94%) QA
System Software
1 71 (66.98%) Active Directory
2 22 (20.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (18.87%) XenApp
4 18 (16.98%) vSphere
5 14 (13.21%) Hyper-V
6 10 (9.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 10 (9.43%) Virtual Servers
7 9 (8.49%) XenDesktop
8 3 (2.83%) Forefront TMG
8 3 (2.83%) ISA Server
9 2 (1.89%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.94%) vCloud
10 1 (0.94%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.94%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 21 (19.81%) SCCM
2 15 (14.15%) HP Data Protector
2 15 (14.15%) HP SIM
2 15 (14.15%) NetBackup
2 15 (14.15%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 13 (12.26%) SCOM
4 11 (10.38%) WSUS
5 3 (2.83%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (0.94%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.94%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.94%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 1 (0.94%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 68 (64.15%) Microsoft
2 55 (51.89%) VMware
3 32 (30.19%) Cisco
4 31 (29.25%) HP
5 22 (20.75%) Citrix
6 16 (15.09%) CheckPoint
7 15 (14.15%) 3PAR
7 15 (14.15%) Symantec
8 13 (12.26%) Mitel
9 4 (3.77%) Juniper
9 4 (3.77%) MobileIron
10 3 (2.83%) Riverbed
10 3 (2.83%) WatchGuard
11 2 (1.89%) F5
11 2 (1.89%) IBM
11 2 (1.89%) NetApp
11 2 (1.89%) Siemens
12 1 (0.94%) Alcatel-Lucent
12 1 (0.94%) Apple
12 1 (0.94%) Intel Security
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