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 29 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 44 48 73
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +25
Permanent jobs citing DNS 41 54 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 4.20% 4.92% 2.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.47% 28.42% 12.88%
Number of salaries quoted 31 50 28
Median salary £29,000 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.14% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,750 £60,250
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.63%
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
222 190 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 22.72% 17.30% 20.73%
Number of salaries quoted 190 180 199
Median salary £37,000 £35,000 £41,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.71% -15.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £49,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 29 July 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 29 July 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
Sittingbourne - 9 £22,500 -
Dartford +8 8 - - 4
Tonbridge +6 4 £29,000 +26.08% 1
Tunbridge Wells +16 3 £45,000 +48.76%
Chatham - 3 £27,500 -
Maidstone +5 2 £42,500 +47.82%
DNS
South East

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 83 (76.85%) DHCP
2 77 (71.30%) Windows
2 77 (71.30%) Active Directory
3 65 (60.19%) Microsoft
4 61 (56.48%) VMware
5 59 (54.63%) Windows Server
6 54 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 43 (39.81%) Firewall
8 41 (37.96%) MS Exchange
9 34 (31.48%) HP
10 28 (25.93%) TCP/IP
10 28 (25.93%) SQL Server
11 27 (25.00%) SLA
11 27 (25.00%) Cisco
12 26 (24.07%) Linux
13 25 (23.15%) VMware Infrastructure
14 24 (22.22%) Security Cleared
15 23 (21.30%) Exchange Server 2010
15 23 (21.30%) Windows Server 2003
16 22 (20.37%) ITIL
16 22 (20.37%) LAN
16 22 (20.37%) WAN
16 22 (20.37%) Capacity Management
16 22 (20.37%) vSphere
17 21 (19.44%) SCCM
17 21 (19.44%) MS Excel
17 21 (19.44%) MS Office
17 21 (19.44%) Citrix
18 20 (18.52%) XenApp
18 20 (18.52%) Infrastructure 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 41 (37.96%) MS Exchange
2 23 (21.30%) Exchange Server 2010
3 18 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 11 (10.19%) Skype for Business
5 9 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (6.48%) IIS
7 5 (4.63%) SharePoint 2010
7 5 (4.63%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (2.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (1.85%) CMS
11 1 (0.93%) Tomcat
Applications
1 21 (19.44%) MS Excel
1 21 (19.44%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (14.81%) Office 365
2 3 (2.78%) SaaS
3 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 83 (76.85%) DHCP
2 43 (39.81%) Firewall
3 28 (25.93%) TCP/IP
4 22 (20.37%) LAN
4 22 (20.37%) WAN
5 17 (15.74%) SAN
6 13 (12.04%) Network Security
7 10 (9.26%) Wireless
8 8 (7.41%) 802.11
8 8 (7.41%) DPNSS
8 8 (7.41%) IP Telephony
8 8 (7.41%) IPsec
8 8 (7.41%) MPLS
8 8 (7.41%) QSIG
8 8 (7.41%) SNMP
9 6 (5.56%) VLAN
10 5 (4.63%) Internet
10 5 (4.63%) VoIP
11 4 (3.70%) HTTP
11 4 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (25.93%) SQL Server
2 13 (12.04%) MySQL
3 9 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (2.78%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (1.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (12.04%) Git (software)
2 7 (6.48%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.85%) Gatling
3 2 (1.85%) JMeter
3 2 (1.85%) LoadRunner
3 2 (1.85%) Selenium
3 2 (1.85%) TestNG
General
1 6 (5.56%) Finance
2 2 (1.85%) Banking
3 1 (0.93%) Advertising
3 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (20.37%) Analyst
2 21 (19.44%) Support Engineer
3 19 (17.59%) Administrator
3 19 (17.59%) Storage Administrator
3 19 (17.59%) Storage Systems Administrator
3 19 (17.59%) Support Analyst
3 19 (17.59%) Systems Administrator
4 16 (14.81%) Network Engineer
5 15 (13.89%) Network Support
6 13 (12.04%) Developer
6 13 (12.04%) PHP Developer
7 12 (11.11%) Network Support Engineer
8 11 (10.19%) 3rd Line Support
9 10 (9.26%) Infrastructure Support
9 10 (9.26%) IT Support
10 9 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 9 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 9 (8.33%) Network Analyst
10 9 (8.33%) Network Support Analyst
11 8 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (14.81%) HTML
2 15 (13.89%) Ajax
3 13 (12.04%) CSS
3 13 (12.04%) JSON
3 13 (12.04%) LAMP
3 13 (12.04%) XML
4 8 (7.41%) 802.1X
5 3 (2.78%) .NET
6 2 (1.85%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (17.59%) HP Storage
2 7 (6.48%) Data Centre
2 7 (6.48%) User Experience
3 4 (3.70%) Clustering
4 3 (2.78%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.85%) PKI
5 2 (1.85%) Private Cloud
5 2 (1.85%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.85%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.93%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.93%) iPad
6 1 (0.93%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 77 (71.30%) Windows
2 59 (54.63%) Windows Server
3 54 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (24.07%) Linux
5 23 (21.30%) Windows Server 2003
6 19 (17.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 17 (15.74%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (11.11%) Apple iOS
9 11 (10.19%) Android
10 7 (6.48%) Windows 7
10 7 (6.48%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.93%) CentOS
11 1 (0.93%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.93%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.93%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (20.37%) Capacity Management
1 22 (20.37%) ITIL
2 20 (18.52%) Infrastructure Management
3 13 (12.04%) Web Development
4 11 (10.19%) Performance Monitoring
5 8 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
5 8 (7.41%) Migration
6 7 (6.48%) Front End Development
6 7 (6.48%) Software Architecture
7 6 (5.56%) Change Management
8 5 (4.63%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (4.63%) Data Protection
8 5 (4.63%) Service Delivery
9 4 (3.70%) Information Security
9 4 (3.70%) Network Design
9 4 (3.70%) Problem Management
10 3 (2.78%) Asset Management
10 3 (2.78%) Load Balancing
10 3 (2.78%) Security Management
10 3 (2.78%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 15 (13.89%) JavaScript
2 13 (12.04%) PHP
3 3 (2.78%) VB
4 2 (1.85%) Java
4 2 (1.85%) Perl
4 2 (1.85%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.85%) SQL
4 2 (1.85%) VBScript
5 1 (0.93%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 17 (15.74%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (13.89%) MCSE
4 14 (12.96%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (12.96%) MCSA
5 10 (9.26%) CCNA
5 10 (9.26%) Degree
6 5 (4.63%) A+ Certification
7 4 (3.70%) CCDA
8 3 (2.78%) CCNP
9 2 (1.85%) ISEB
9 2 (1.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.93%) CCIE
10 1 (0.93%) CISSP
10 1 (0.93%) CNA
10 1 (0.93%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.93%) HND
10 1 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.93%) MCP
10 1 (0.93%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 77 (71.30%) Active Directory
2 25 (23.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (20.37%) vSphere
4 20 (18.52%) XenApp
5 18 (16.67%) Hyper-V
6 8 (7.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 8 (7.41%) Virtual Servers
6 8 (7.41%) XenDesktop
7 5 (4.63%) Forefront TMG
7 5 (4.63%) ISA Server
8 2 (1.85%) vCloud
8 2 (1.85%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.93%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.93%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 21 (19.44%) SCCM
2 19 (17.59%) HP Data Protector
2 19 (17.59%) HP SIM
2 19 (17.59%) NetBackup
2 19 (17.59%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 12 (11.11%) WSUS
4 11 (10.19%) SCOM
5 3 (2.78%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (0.93%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.93%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.93%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 1 (0.93%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 65 (60.19%) Microsoft
2 61 (56.48%) VMware
3 34 (31.48%) HP
4 27 (25.00%) Cisco
5 21 (19.44%) Citrix
6 19 (17.59%) 3PAR
6 19 (17.59%) Symantec
7 10 (9.26%) CheckPoint
8 8 (7.41%) Mitel
9 5 (4.63%) MobileIron
9 5 (4.63%) WatchGuard
10 3 (2.78%) Juniper
11 2 (1.85%) Apple
11 2 (1.85%) Dell
11 2 (1.85%) IBM
11 2 (1.85%) NetApp
12 1 (0.93%) F5
12 1 (0.93%) Forcepoint
12 1 (0.93%) Intel Security
12 1 (0.93%) Siemens
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