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 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 37 71 84
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +13
Permanent jobs citing DNS 55 32 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 6.37% 3.03% 1.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.45% 16.00% 5.42%
Number of salaries quoted 39 29 10
Median salary £28,500 £35,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-18.57% -39.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £26,200 £32,450
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £53,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
245 200 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 28.39% 18.94% 24.27%
Number of salaries quoted 224 183 194
Median salary £37,500 £38,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% -18.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 30 September 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 30 September 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 +21 16 £57,500 +155.55% 1
Sittingbourne +4 15 £27,500 -35.29%
Maidstone - 9 £55,000 -
Chatham -5 5 £28,500 -25.49%
Tonbridge - 2 £61,250 -
DNS
South East

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 82 (87.23%) DHCP
2 64 (68.09%) Windows
3 61 (64.89%) Microsoft
4 55 (58.51%) Windows Server
5 50 (53.19%) Active Directory
6 48 (51.06%) VMware
7 43 (45.74%) Cisco
8 41 (43.62%) Firewall
9 38 (40.43%) Windows Server 2008
10 34 (36.17%) LAN
10 34 (36.17%) WAN
11 29 (30.85%) MS Exchange
12 28 (29.79%) HP
13 26 (27.66%) TCP/IP
14 24 (25.53%) CheckPoint
14 24 (25.53%) SCCM
15 23 (24.47%) VMware Infrastructure
15 23 (24.47%) Wireless
16 21 (22.34%) ITIL
17 20 (21.28%) SQL Server
17 20 (21.28%) MS Excel
17 20 (21.28%) SNMP
17 20 (21.28%) Mitel
18 19 (20.21%) Network Security
19 17 (18.09%) MCSE
19 17 (18.09%) Microsoft Certification
20 16 (17.02%) Citrix
20 16 (17.02%) MPLS
20 16 (17.02%) MCSA
20 16 (17.02%) MS Office

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 29 (30.85%) MS Exchange
2 10 (10.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (9.57%) SharePoint
4 8 (8.51%) IIS
5 7 (7.45%) Tomcat
6 3 (3.19%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (3.19%) Skype for Business
7 2 (2.13%) CMS
Applications
1 20 (21.28%) MS Excel
2 16 (17.02%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (17.02%) Office 365
2 11 (11.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 82 (87.23%) DHCP
2 41 (43.62%) Firewall
3 34 (36.17%) LAN
3 34 (36.17%) WAN
4 26 (27.66%) TCP/IP
5 23 (24.47%) Wireless
6 20 (21.28%) SNMP
7 19 (20.21%) Network Security
8 16 (17.02%) 802.11
8 16 (17.02%) DPNSS
8 16 (17.02%) IPsec
8 16 (17.02%) MPLS
8 16 (17.02%) QSIG
9 15 (15.96%) IP Telephony
10 11 (11.70%) SAN
11 9 (9.57%) VoIP
12 8 (8.51%) Internet
12 8 (8.51%) VLAN
12 8 (8.51%) Wi-Fi
13 7 (7.45%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (21.28%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.19%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (3.19%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (2.13%) Gatling
1 2 (2.13%) JMeter
1 2 (2.13%) LoadRunner
1 2 (2.13%) Selenium
1 2 (2.13%) TestNG
1 2 (2.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (8.51%) Finance
2 3 (3.19%) Banking
3 1 (1.06%) Advertising
3 1 (1.06%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (26.60%) Network Engineer
2 16 (17.02%) IT Support
3 15 (15.96%) Administrator
3 15 (15.96%) Systems Administrator
4 14 (14.89%) Analyst
5 13 (13.83%) Network Security Engineer
5 13 (13.83%) Security Engineer
6 12 (12.77%) Support Analyst
7 11 (11.70%) Network Support
7 11 (11.70%) Support Engineer
8 10 (10.64%) 3rd Line Support
8 10 (10.64%) Cisco Engineer
8 10 (10.64%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 10 (10.64%) Storage Administrator
8 10 (10.64%) Storage Systems Administrator
9 9 (9.57%) Infrastructure Support
10 8 (8.51%) Network Support Engineer
11 7 (7.45%) Cisco Security Engineer
11 7 (7.45%) HP Storage Administrator
11 7 (7.45%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (17.02%) 802.1X
2 9 (9.57%) .NET
3 3 (3.19%) HTML
4 2 (2.13%) Ajax
4 2 (2.13%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.64%) HP Storage
2 4 (4.26%) Data Centre
3 3 (3.19%) PKI
3 3 (3.19%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.06%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.06%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.06%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.06%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.06%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 64 (68.09%) Windows
2 55 (58.51%) Windows Server
3 38 (40.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (13.83%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (13.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (10.64%) Linux
5 10 (10.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (8.51%) Apple iOS
7 7 (7.45%) Android
8 2 (2.13%) Windows 7
9 1 (1.06%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.06%) Windows 10
9 1 (1.06%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (22.34%) ITIL
2 16 (17.02%) Network Design
3 14 (14.89%) Capacity Management
4 11 (11.70%) Migration
5 7 (7.45%) Change Management
5 7 (7.45%) DevOps
5 7 (7.45%) Infrastructure Management
5 7 (7.45%) Performance Monitoring
5 7 (7.45%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (7.45%) Service Delivery
6 6 (6.38%) Problem Management
7 5 (5.32%) E-Commerce
7 5 (5.32%) Information Security
8 4 (4.26%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (4.26%) ITIL V3
9 3 (3.19%) Asset Management
9 3 (3.19%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (3.19%) Load Balancing
9 3 (3.19%) Mentoring
9 3 (3.19%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 5 (5.32%) PowerShell
2 3 (3.19%) SQL
2 3 (3.19%) VB
3 2 (2.13%) Java
3 2 (2.13%) JavaScript
3 2 (2.13%) Perl
3 2 (2.13%) VBScript
4 1 (1.06%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (18.09%) MCSE
1 17 (18.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (17.02%) MCSA
3 14 (14.89%) Security Cleared
4 11 (11.70%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (10.64%) CCNA
6 6 (6.38%) A+ Certification
6 6 (6.38%) Degree
7 2 (2.13%) CCNP
7 2 (2.13%) ISEB
7 2 (2.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (2.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.06%) CCDA
8 1 (1.06%) CCIE
8 1 (1.06%) CISSP
8 1 (1.06%) CNA
8 1 (1.06%) DBS Check
8 1 (1.06%) HND
8 1 (1.06%) Novell Certification
8 1 (1.06%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.83%) SLA
2 2 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.13%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.06%) QA
System Software
1 50 (53.19%) Active Directory
2 23 (24.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (15.96%) Hyper-V
3 15 (15.96%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 15 (15.96%) Virtual Servers
3 15 (15.96%) XenApp
4 11 (11.70%) vSphere
5 7 (7.45%) XenDesktop
6 1 (1.06%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 24 (25.53%) SCCM
2 10 (10.64%) HP Data Protector
2 10 (10.64%) HP SIM
2 10 (10.64%) NetBackup
2 10 (10.64%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 8 (8.51%) SCOM
4 7 (7.45%) WSUS
5 1 (1.06%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 61 (64.89%) Microsoft
2 48 (51.06%) VMware
3 43 (45.74%) Cisco
4 28 (29.79%) HP
5 24 (25.53%) CheckPoint
6 20 (21.28%) Mitel
7 16 (17.02%) Citrix
8 10 (10.64%) 3PAR
8 10 (10.64%) Symantec
9 9 (9.57%) Riverbed
10 7 (7.45%) Siemens
11 5 (5.32%) Juniper
12 3 (3.19%) F5
12 3 (3.19%) MobileIron
13 2 (2.13%) Aruba
13 2 (2.13%) Blue Coat
13 2 (2.13%) LogLogic
13 2 (2.13%) SolarWinds
13 2 (2.13%) TippingPoint
13 2 (2.13%) Tufin
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