The first table below looks at the demand for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kingston Upon Thames region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Kingston Upon Thames region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 33 32 36
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs citing DNS 11 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 4.26% 5.19% 2.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 29.73% 24.14% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 5
Average salary £35,000 £55,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.36% +37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
Communications & Networking Category
Kingston Upon Thames
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
37 29 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 14.34% 21.48% 16.76%
Number of salaries quoted 37 29 30
Average salary £45,000 £51,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.19% +20.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,250 £60,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
DNS
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DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing DNS across the Kingston Upon Thames region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

DNS
Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing DNS across the Kingston Upon Thames region.

DNS Salary Trend in Kingston Upon Thames

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames region citing DNS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited DNS.

1 21 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (85.71%) MS Excel
2 18 (85.71%) .NET
3 15 (71.43%) MS Exchange
4 14 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 14 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (66.67%) SQL
4 14 (66.67%) Hyper-V
5 13 (61.90%) Exchange Server 2013
5 13 (61.90%) Lync
5 13 (61.90%) Exchange Server 2010
5 13 (61.90%) High Availability
5 13 (61.90%) SCOM
5 13 (61.90%) MCTS
5 13 (61.90%) Dynamics CRM
5 13 (61.90%) MCSE
5 13 (61.90%) CRM
5 13 (61.90%) SharePoint
6 8 (38.10%) MCP
6 8 (38.10%) Windows
7 7 (33.33%) MCT
8 6 (28.57%) IIS
8 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (23.81%) Riverbed
9 5 (23.81%) Load Balancing
9 5 (23.81%) Middleware
9 5 (23.81%) E-Commerce
10 3 (14.29%) Firewall
11 2 (9.52%) DHCP

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Kingston Upon Thames region citing DNS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited DNS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (71.43%) MS Exchange
2 13 (61.90%) Exchange Server 2013
2 13 (61.90%) Lync
2 13 (61.90%) Exchange Server 2010
2 13 (61.90%) SharePoint
3 6 (28.57%) IIS
4 1 (4.76%) Apache
4 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 18 (85.71%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.52%) MS Office
3 1 (4.76%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 13 (61.90%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (14.29%) Firewall
2 2 (9.52%) DHCP
2 2 (9.52%) VPN
3 1 (4.76%) SSL
3 1 (4.76%) ADSL
3 1 (4.76%) VoIP
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (4.76%) Network Security
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco Nexus
Job Titles
1 18 (85.71%) Administrator
2 17 (80.95%) Systems Administrator
3 10 (47.62%) Exchange Administrator
4 4 (19.05%) Windows Administrator
4 4 (19.05%) Windows Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Messaging Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Security Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Exchange Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (4.76%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (85.71%) .NET
2 5 (23.81%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Handset
1 1 (4.76%) SecurID
1 1 (4.76%) Blackberry
1 1 (4.76%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Windows
2 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.76%) Linux
3 1 (4.76%) UNIX
3 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) High Availability
1 13 (61.90%) CRM
2 5 (23.81%) Load Balancing
2 5 (23.81%) E-Commerce
3 1 (4.76%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 14 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) Java
2 1 (4.76%) Perl
2 1 (4.76%) PHP
2 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (61.90%) MCTS
2 13 (61.90%) MCSE
3 8 (38.10%) MCP
4 7 (33.33%) MCT
5 1 (4.76%) MCITP
System Software
1 14 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 14 (66.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.76%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 13 (61.90%) SCOM
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (23.81%) Riverbed
3 1 (4.76%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) Cisco
3 1 (4.76%) Juniper
3 1 (4.76%) Apple
3 1 (4.76%) CheckPoint
3 1 (4.76%) Citrix
3 1 (4.76%) VMware