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 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 35 63 73
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +10
Permanent jobs citing DNS 54 35 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 6.69% 3.16% 3.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.42% 17.24% 16.35%
Number of salaries quoted 44 28 38
Median salary £46,250 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+32.14% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,050 £25,000 £24,907
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £46,000 £55,650
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £39,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +11.42%
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
190 203 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 23.54% 18.30% 22.25%
Number of salaries quoted 161 181 235
Median salary £43,000 £36,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+19.44% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £63,000 £57,500
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 6 December 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 6 December 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 +16 20 £57,500 +155.55%
Sittingbourne +1 9 £32,500 +30.00% 1
Maidstone - 6 £55,000 -
Tonbridge - 3 £72,500 -
Westerham - 2 £25,000 - 1
West Malling +5 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 6 December 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 95 (91.35%) DHCP
2 67 (64.42%) Microsoft
3 58 (55.77%) Windows
3 58 (55.77%) Firewall
4 56 (53.85%) Cisco
5 46 (44.23%) VMware
5 46 (44.23%) Windows Server
6 44 (42.31%) Active Directory
6 44 (42.31%) LAN
6 44 (42.31%) WAN
7 41 (39.42%) CheckPoint
8 39 (37.50%) Wireless
9 34 (32.69%) Mitel
9 34 (32.69%) SNMP
10 33 (31.73%) VMware Infrastructure
11 31 (29.81%) Windows Server 2008
11 31 (29.81%) Network Design
12 29 (27.88%) TCP/IP
12 29 (27.88%) MS Exchange
13 26 (25.00%) HP
14 24 (23.08%) MS Excel
14 24 (23.08%) Network Security
15 23 (22.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 23 (22.12%) IP Telephony
15 23 (22.12%) Virtual Servers
16 22 (21.15%) VLAN
17 21 (20.19%) 802.1X
17 21 (20.19%) QSIG
17 21 (20.19%) IPsec
17 21 (20.19%) 802.11

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 (27.88%) MS Exchange
2 16 (15.38%) IIS
3 15 (14.42%) Tomcat
4 5 (4.81%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (2.88%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.92%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.96%) CMS
Applications
1 24 (23.08%) MS Excel
2 11 (10.58%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (14.42%) Office 365
2 10 (9.62%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 95 (91.35%) DHCP
2 58 (55.77%) Firewall
3 44 (42.31%) LAN
3 44 (42.31%) WAN
4 39 (37.50%) Wireless
5 34 (32.69%) SNMP
6 29 (27.88%) TCP/IP
7 24 (23.08%) Network Security
8 23 (22.12%) IP Telephony
9 22 (21.15%) VLAN
10 21 (20.19%) 802.11
10 21 (20.19%) DPNSS
10 21 (20.19%) IPsec
10 21 (20.19%) MPLS
10 21 (20.19%) QSIG
11 20 (19.23%) VoIP
11 20 (19.23%) WLAN
12 18 (17.31%) SAN
13 15 (14.42%) Cisco IPT
13 15 (14.42%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.46%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.96%) Gatling
1 1 (0.96%) JMeter
1 1 (0.96%) LoadRunner
1 1 (0.96%) Selenium
1 1 (0.96%) TestNG
1 1 (0.96%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (10.58%) Finance
2 6 (5.77%) Banking
3 1 (0.96%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 39 (37.50%) Network Engineer
2 21 (20.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 19 (18.27%) Network Security Engineer
3 19 (18.27%) Security Engineer
4 15 (14.42%) Cisco Engineer
4 15 (14.42%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 14 (13.46%) IT Support
6 13 (12.50%) Cisco Design Engineer
6 13 (12.50%) Cisco Security Engineer
7 11 (10.58%) Support Engineer
8 10 (9.62%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 10 (9.62%) Infrastructure Support
9 8 (7.69%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (7.69%) Network Support
10 7 (6.73%) Team Leader
11 6 (5.77%) Citrix Support
11 6 (5.77%) Network Support Engineer
11 6 (5.77%) Security Support Engineer
11 6 (5.77%) Server Engineer
11 6 (5.77%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (20.19%) 802.1X
2 16 (15.38%) .NET
3 1 (0.96%) Ajax
3 1 (0.96%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.96%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (10.58%) Data Centre
2 2 (1.92%) PKI
2 2 (1.92%) Virtual Team
3 1 (0.96%) Client/Server
3 1 (0.96%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 58 (55.77%) Windows
2 46 (44.23%) Windows Server
3 31 (29.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (8.65%) Linux
6 8 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (2.88%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.96%) Android
8 1 (0.96%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.96%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.96%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (29.81%) Network Design
2 15 (14.42%) ITIL
3 12 (11.54%) Project Management
4 11 (10.58%) Service Delivery
5 10 (9.62%) Migration
6 9 (8.65%) High Availability
7 8 (7.69%) Change Management
7 8 (7.69%) Translating Business Requirements
8 7 (6.73%) DevOps
8 7 (6.73%) Root Cause Analysis
8 7 (6.73%) Service Management
9 5 (4.81%) E-Commerce
9 5 (4.81%) Network Architecture
9 5 (4.81%) Problem Management
10 4 (3.85%) Information Security
10 4 (3.85%) ITIL V3
10 4 (3.85%) Risk Management
11 3 (2.88%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (2.88%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (2.88%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 10 (9.62%) PowerShell
2 3 (2.88%) SQL
3 1 (0.96%) Java
3 1 (0.96%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.96%) Perl
3 1 (0.96%) VB
3 1 (0.96%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (15.38%) MCSE
1 16 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (14.42%) MCSA
3 8 (7.69%) CCNA
3 8 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (5.77%) A+ Certification
5 4 (3.85%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.92%) Degree
6 2 (1.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.96%) CCIE
7 1 (0.96%) CCNP
7 1 (0.96%) ISEB
7 1 (0.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.96%) MCITP
7 1 (0.96%) MCP
7 1 (0.96%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (4.81%) PCI DSS
2 4 (3.85%) SLA
3 1 (0.96%) COBIT
System Software
1 44 (42.31%) Active Directory
2 33 (31.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (22.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 23 (22.12%) Virtual Servers
4 19 (18.27%) Hyper-V
5 10 (9.62%) XenApp
6 8 (7.69%) XenDesktop
7 6 (5.77%) Terminal Server
8 3 (2.88%) vSphere
9 1 (0.96%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 19 (18.27%) SCCM
2 9 (8.65%) SCOM
3 3 (2.88%) WSUS
4 2 (1.92%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.92%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (0.96%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 67 (64.42%) Microsoft
2 56 (53.85%) Cisco
3 46 (44.23%) VMware
4 41 (39.42%) CheckPoint
5 34 (32.69%) Mitel
6 26 (25.00%) HP
7 20 (19.23%) Riverbed
8 15 (14.42%) Siemens
9 13 (12.50%) Citrix
10 8 (7.69%) Juniper
11 6 (5.77%) F5
11 6 (5.77%) SolarWinds
12 5 (4.81%) Alcatel-Lucent
12 5 (4.81%) Aruba
12 5 (4.81%) Blue Coat
12 5 (4.81%) FireEye
12 5 (4.81%) LogLogic
12 5 (4.81%) Palo Alto
12 5 (4.81%) TippingPoint
12 5 (4.81%) Tufin
Westerham, Kent
Searchability
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Sittingbourne, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago