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 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 44 50 77
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +27
Permanent jobs citing DNS 41 56 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 4.32% 5.18% 2.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.53% 26.42% 11.84%
Number of salaries quoted 36 56 27
Median salary £29,000 £32,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.45% -27.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,750 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £49,000 £53,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £36,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.38%
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
182 212 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 19.20% 19.59% 20.96%
Number of salaries quoted 145 202 219
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £51,050
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 25 June 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 25 June 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
Tonbridge +13 10 £29,000 +26.08%
Tunbridge Wells +11 5 £45,000 +32.35% 1
Sittingbourne -1 5 £22,500 -18.18%
Dartford -1 4 - - 3
Maidstone +2 1 £32,500 +18.18%
West Malling -7 1 £27,500 -26.66%
DNS
South East

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 84 (77.06%) Active Directory
2 80 (73.39%) DHCP
3 77 (70.64%) Windows
4 65 (59.63%) Microsoft
5 62 (56.88%) VMware
6 55 (50.46%) Windows Server
7 53 (48.62%) Windows Server 2008
8 46 (42.20%) Firewall
9 42 (38.53%) MS Exchange
10 37 (33.94%) HP
11 35 (32.11%) TCP/IP
12 31 (28.44%) SLA
13 30 (27.52%) Linux
14 28 (25.69%) SQL Server
14 28 (25.69%) Security Cleared
14 28 (25.69%) vSphere
15 27 (24.77%) ITIL
16 26 (23.85%) Windows Server 2003
16 26 (23.85%) Exchange Server 2010
17 25 (22.94%) Capacity Management
17 25 (22.94%) VMware Infrastructure
18 23 (21.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
18 23 (21.10%) 3PAR
19 22 (20.18%) HP Storage
19 22 (20.18%) HP SIM
19 22 (20.18%) HP Data Protector
19 22 (20.18%) Symantec
19 22 (20.18%) NetBackup
19 22 (20.18%) Cisco
19 22 (20.18%) Symantec Endpoint Protection

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 42 (38.53%) MS Exchange
2 26 (23.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (18.35%) SharePoint
4 14 (12.84%) Skype for Business
5 12 (11.01%) Exchange Server 2013
6 9 (8.26%) IIS
7 7 (6.42%) SharePoint 2010
7 7 (6.42%) SharePoint 2013
8 4 (3.67%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (3.67%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (2.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (1.83%) CMS
11 1 (0.92%) Tomcat
Applications
1 19 (17.43%) MS Office
2 18 (16.51%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 16 (14.68%) Office 365
2 5 (4.59%) SaaS
3 4 (3.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.92%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.92%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 80 (73.39%) DHCP
2 46 (42.20%) Firewall
3 35 (32.11%) TCP/IP
4 18 (16.51%) SAN
5 13 (11.93%) LAN
5 13 (11.93%) WAN
6 10 (9.17%) Wireless
7 9 (8.26%) VPN
8 7 (6.42%) Network Security
9 5 (4.59%) iSCSI
9 5 (4.59%) MPLS
9 5 (4.59%) VLAN
10 4 (3.67%) 802.11
10 4 (3.67%) DPNSS
10 4 (3.67%) HTTP
10 4 (3.67%) Internet
10 4 (3.67%) IPsec
10 4 (3.67%) QSIG
10 4 (3.67%) SMTP
10 4 (3.67%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (25.69%) SQL Server
2 13 (11.93%) MySQL
3 12 (11.01%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (3.67%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (2.75%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (11.93%) Git (software)
2 9 (8.26%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.83%) Gatling
3 2 (1.83%) JMeter
3 2 (1.83%) LoadRunner
3 2 (1.83%) Selenium
3 2 (1.83%) TestNG
General
1 7 (6.42%) Finance
2 1 (0.92%) Advertising
2 1 (0.92%) Banking
2 1 (0.92%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 22 (20.18%) Administrator
1 22 (20.18%) Storage Administrator
1 22 (20.18%) Storage Systems Administrator
1 22 (20.18%) Support Engineer
1 22 (20.18%) Systems Administrator
2 21 (19.27%) Analyst
3 20 (18.35%) Support Analyst
4 13 (11.93%) Developer
4 13 (11.93%) PHP Developer
5 12 (11.01%) 3rd Line Support
5 12 (11.01%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 12 (11.01%) Network Engineer
5 12 (11.01%) Network Support
6 10 (9.17%) IT Support
6 10 (9.17%) Server Engineer
7 9 (8.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 9 (8.26%) Infrastructure Support
7 9 (8.26%) Network Analyst
7 9 (8.26%) Network Support Analyst
7 9 (8.26%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (14.68%) HTML
2 15 (13.76%) Ajax
3 13 (11.93%) CSS
3 13 (11.93%) JSON
3 13 (11.93%) LAMP
3 13 (11.93%) XML
4 4 (3.67%) 802.1X
5 3 (2.75%) .NET
6 2 (1.83%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 22 (20.18%) HP Storage
2 7 (6.42%) Data Centre
2 7 (6.42%) User Experience
3 4 (3.67%) Clustering
4 3 (2.75%) Blackberry
4 3 (2.75%) PKI
5 2 (1.83%) Private Cloud
5 2 (1.83%) Public Cloud
5 2 (1.83%) Virtual Team
6 1 (0.92%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.92%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.92%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.92%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (0.92%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.92%) HACMP
6 1 (0.92%) iPad
6 1 (0.92%) Replication
6 1 (0.92%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 77 (70.64%) Windows
2 55 (50.46%) Windows Server
3 53 (48.62%) Windows Server 2008
4 30 (27.52%) Linux
5 26 (23.85%) Windows Server 2003
6 23 (21.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 17 (15.60%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (11.01%) Apple iOS
9 11 (10.09%) Android
10 8 (7.34%) Windows 7
10 8 (7.34%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.92%) AIX
11 1 (0.92%) CentOS
11 1 (0.92%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.92%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.92%) Solaris
11 1 (0.92%) Unix
11 1 (0.92%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (24.77%) ITIL
2 25 (22.94%) Capacity Management
3 20 (18.35%) Infrastructure Management
4 13 (11.93%) Web Development
5 11 (10.09%) Migration
5 11 (10.09%) Performance Monitoring
6 10 (9.17%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (9.17%) Service Delivery
7 7 (6.42%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (6.42%) Front End Development
7 7 (6.42%) Software Architecture
8 6 (5.50%) Change Management
8 6 (5.50%) Data Protection
9 4 (3.67%) Information Security
9 4 (3.67%) Line Management
9 4 (3.67%) Problem Management
9 4 (3.67%) Project Management
10 3 (2.75%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (2.75%) Mentoring
10 3 (2.75%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (14.68%) JavaScript
2 13 (11.93%) PHP
3 6 (5.50%) PowerShell
4 3 (2.75%) Perl
4 3 (2.75%) SQL
4 3 (2.75%) VB
5 2 (1.83%) Java
5 2 (1.83%) VBScript
6 1 (0.92%) C
6 1 (0.92%) Python
Qualifications
1 28 (25.69%) Security Cleared
2 13 (11.93%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (11.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (9.17%) Degree
3 10 (9.17%) MCSE
4 9 (8.26%) MCSA
5 7 (6.42%) CCNA
6 4 (3.67%) CCDA
7 3 (2.75%) CCNP
8 2 (1.83%) A+ Certification
8 2 (1.83%) ISEB
8 2 (1.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (1.83%) MCITP
9 1 (0.92%) CISSP
9 1 (0.92%) CNA
9 1 (0.92%) DBS Check
9 1 (0.92%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.92%) MCTS
9 1 (0.92%) SC Cleared
9 1 (0.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (28.44%) SLA
2 1 (0.92%) QA
System Software
1 84 (77.06%) Active Directory
2 28 (25.69%) vSphere
3 25 (22.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (17.43%) Hyper-V
5 18 (16.51%) XenApp
6 7 (6.42%) Forefront TMG
6 7 (6.42%) ISA Server
7 6 (5.50%) XenDesktop
8 5 (4.59%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (3.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 4 (3.67%) vCloud
9 4 (3.67%) Virtual Servers
10 3 (2.75%) NFS
11 2 (1.83%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (0.92%) DFS Replication
12 1 (0.92%) Oracle Clusterware
12 1 (0.92%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 1 (0.92%) Virtual Machines
12 1 (0.92%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 22 (20.18%) HP Data Protector
1 22 (20.18%) HP SIM
1 22 (20.18%) NetBackup
1 22 (20.18%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 19 (17.43%) SCCM
3 12 (11.01%) WSUS
4 9 (8.26%) SCOM
5 4 (3.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (0.92%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.92%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.92%) Puppet
6 1 (0.92%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.92%) Tivoli Monitoring
6 1 (0.92%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.92%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 1 (0.92%) vRealize
Vendors
1 65 (59.63%) Microsoft
2 62 (56.88%) VMware
3 37 (33.94%) HP
4 23 (21.10%) 3PAR
5 22 (20.18%) Cisco
5 22 (20.18%) Symantec
6 20 (18.35%) Citrix
7 7 (6.42%) WatchGuard
8 6 (5.50%) MobileIron
9 5 (4.59%) CheckPoint
10 4 (3.67%) Dell
10 4 (3.67%) Mitel
11 2 (1.83%) Apple
11 2 (1.83%) IBM
12 1 (0.92%) EMC
12 1 (0.92%) Forcepoint
12 1 (0.92%) Juniper
12 1 (0.92%) Siemens
12 1 (0.92%) Veeam
12 1 (0.92%) Veritas
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Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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