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 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Domain Name System (DNS)
South East / Kent
Rank 45 61 53
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -8
Permanent jobs citing DNS 45 32 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 5.43% 3.18% 5.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.66% 17.02% 27.12%
Number of salaries quoted 35 26 58
Median salary £42,500 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,400 £23,750 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £42,500 £60,900
UK excluding London median salary £39,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%

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
157 188 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 18.94% 18.67% 21.49%
Number of salaries quoted 114 168 220
Median salary £43,000 £36,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.44% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,200 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,000 £65,000
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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 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
Dartford - 18 £57,500 - 1
Sittingbourne 0 8 £32,500 +36.84% 1
Maidstone -15 2 £54,000 +68.75% 1
Tonbridge - 2 £72,500 -
Westerham - 2 £25,000 - 1
West Malling -7 1 £50,000 +17.64%
Rochester - 1 £24,000 -
DNS
South East

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 16 January 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 Kent region with a requirement for DNS.

1 94 (95.92%) DHCP
2 62 (63.27%) Microsoft
3 58 (59.18%) Windows
4 55 (56.12%) Firewall
5 52 (53.06%) Cisco
6 43 (43.88%) Windows Server
7 42 (42.86%) Active Directory
8 40 (40.82%) LAN
8 40 (40.82%) WAN
8 40 (40.82%) Wireless
9 39 (39.80%) CheckPoint
10 37 (37.76%) VMware
11 35 (35.71%) SNMP
12 34 (34.69%) Mitel
12 34 (34.69%) Network Design
13 32 (32.65%) Windows Server 2008
14 29 (29.59%) VLAN
15 27 (27.55%) TCP/IP
16 26 (26.53%) MS Exchange
16 26 (26.53%) VMware Infrastructure
17 25 (25.51%) WLAN
18 24 (24.49%) HP
19 23 (23.47%) VPN
19 23 (23.47%) VoIP
20 22 (22.45%) Riverbed
21 21 (21.43%) MS Excel
22 20 (20.41%) Hyper-V
23 19 (19.39%) Network Security
23 19 (19.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
23 19 (19.39%) Virtual Servers

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 26 (26.53%) MS Exchange
2 18 (18.37%) IIS
3 17 (17.35%) Tomcat
4 4 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (4.08%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (3.06%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.02%) Site Server
6 1 (1.02%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 21 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 11 (11.22%) MS Office
3 1 (1.02%) Pro/ENGINEER
3 1 (1.02%) PTC Creo
Cloud Services
1 16 (16.33%) Office 365
2 10 (10.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.02%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (1.02%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 94 (95.92%) DHCP
2 55 (56.12%) Firewall
3 40 (40.82%) LAN
3 40 (40.82%) WAN
3 40 (40.82%) Wireless
4 35 (35.71%) SNMP
5 29 (29.59%) VLAN
6 27 (27.55%) TCP/IP
7 25 (25.51%) WLAN
8 23 (23.47%) VoIP
8 23 (23.47%) VPN
9 19 (19.39%) 802.11
9 19 (19.39%) DPNSS
9 19 (19.39%) IP Telephony
9 19 (19.39%) IPsec
9 19 (19.39%) MPLS
9 19 (19.39%) Network Security
9 19 (19.39%) QSIG
10 17 (17.35%) Cisco IPT
10 17 (17.35%) Telepresence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.16%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.06%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (3.06%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 7 (7.14%) Finance
2 4 (4.08%) Banking
Job Titles
1 38 (38.78%) Network Engineer
2 22 (22.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 19 (19.39%) Cisco Engineer
3 19 (19.39%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 17 (17.35%) Cisco Design Engineer
4 17 (17.35%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 17 (17.35%) Network Security Engineer
4 17 (17.35%) Security Engineer
5 14 (14.29%) IT Support
6 11 (11.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 9 (9.18%) Server Engineer
8 8 (8.16%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (8.16%) Hyper-V Engineer
8 8 (8.16%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (7.14%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
9 7 (7.14%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
9 7 (7.14%) Team Leader
10 6 (6.12%) Administrator
10 6 (6.12%) Support Team Leader
10 6 (6.12%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (19.39%) 802.1X
2 17 (17.35%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 1 (1.02%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.02%) Blackberry
2 1 (1.02%) Client/Server
2 1 (1.02%) iPad
2 1 (1.02%) iPhone
2 1 (1.02%) PKI
2 1 (1.02%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 58 (59.18%) Windows
2 43 (43.88%) Windows Server
3 32 (32.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (19.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (12.24%) Linux
5 12 (12.24%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (4.08%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.02%) Mac OS X
7 1 (1.02%) Windows 10
7 1 (1.02%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.02%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (34.69%) Network Design
2 16 (16.33%) Project Management
3 15 (15.31%) ITIL
4 12 (12.24%) High Availability
4 12 (12.24%) Translating Business Requirements
5 11 (11.22%) Service Delivery
6 9 (9.18%) Migration
7 7 (7.14%) DevOps
7 7 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
7 7 (7.14%) Service Management
8 6 (6.12%) Change Management
9 5 (5.10%) E-Commerce
9 5 (5.10%) Network Architecture
10 4 (4.08%) Problem Management
10 4 (4.08%) Risk Management
11 3 (3.06%) ITIL V3
12 2 (2.04%) Agile Software Development
12 2 (2.04%) BCP
12 2 (2.04%) Business Continuity
13 1 (1.02%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (13.27%) PowerShell
2 3 (3.06%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (13.27%) MCSE
1 13 (13.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (11.22%) MCSA
3 5 (5.10%) CCNA
3 5 (5.10%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (4.08%) A+ Certification
4 4 (4.08%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.02%) MCITP
6 1 (1.02%) MCP
6 1 (1.02%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (5.10%) PCI DSS
2 4 (4.08%) SLA
3 1 (1.02%) COBIT
System Software
1 42 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 26 (26.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (20.41%) Hyper-V
4 19 (19.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 19 (19.39%) Virtual Servers
5 9 (9.18%) Terminal Server
6 4 (4.08%) XenApp
6 4 (4.08%) XenDesktop
7 2 (2.04%) vSphere
8 1 (1.02%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 14 (14.29%) SCCM
2 5 (5.10%) SCOM
3 3 (3.06%) Backup Exec
4 2 (2.04%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (2.04%) WSUS
5 1 (1.02%) WMI
Vendors
1 62 (63.27%) Microsoft
2 52 (53.06%) Cisco
3 39 (39.80%) CheckPoint
4 37 (37.76%) VMware
5 34 (34.69%) Mitel
6 24 (24.49%) HP
7 22 (22.45%) Riverbed
8 17 (17.35%) Siemens
9 7 (7.14%) Citrix
10 6 (6.12%) SolarWinds
11 5 (5.10%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 5 (5.10%) Aruba
11 5 (5.10%) Blue Coat
11 5 (5.10%) F5
11 5 (5.10%) FireEye
11 5 (5.10%) Juniper
11 5 (5.10%) LogLogic
11 5 (5.10%) Palo Alto
11 5 (5.10%) TippingPoint
11 5 (5.10%) Tufin
Kent
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £25,000 to £33,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Westerham, Kent
Searchability
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
Kent & Essex Police
Salary: From £31,353 to £36,390 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
Senitor Associates
Salary: £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Dartford, Kent
VIQU
Salary: £45k - 65k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Class Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18,000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago