The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 27 26 29
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Permanent jobs citing DNS 11 22 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 5.88% 8.73% 4.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 39.29% 30.56% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 11 21 3
Average salary £33,649 £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.87% -27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
DNS
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kingston Upon Thames region.

Communications & Networking Category
Kingston Upon Thames
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
28 72 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 14.97% 28.57% 17.24%
Number of salaries quoted 28 67 17
Average salary £38,066 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,750 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Kingston Upon Thames region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 23 (65.71%) TCP/IP
1 23 (65.71%) Microsoft
2 19 (54.29%) DHCP
3 18 (51.43%) Windows
3 18 (51.43%) MS Excel
4 16 (45.71%) SQL
5 14 (40.00%) SQL Server
6 13 (37.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (34.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (31.43%) Wireless
8 11 (31.43%) E-Commerce
9 10 (28.57%) OSPF
9 10 (28.57%) Finance
9 10 (28.57%) NGN
9 10 (28.57%) User Experience
10 9 (25.71%) Firewall
10 9 (25.71%) Citrix
10 9 (25.71%) .NET
11 8 (22.86%) IIS
11 8 (22.86%) SharePoint
11 8 (22.86%) Internet
11 8 (22.86%) Load Balancing
12 7 (20.00%) Riverbed
12 7 (20.00%) Middleware
13 6 (17.14%) HTTP
13 6 (17.14%) Active Directory
13 6 (17.14%) Linux
13 6 (17.14%) MS Office
13 6 (17.14%) CSS
13 6 (17.14%) SOAP

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 8 (22.86%) SharePoint
1 8 (22.86%) IIS
2 2 (5.71%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.86%) nginx
3 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.86%) Apache
Applications
1 18 (51.43%) MS Excel
2 6 (17.14%) MS Office
3 4 (11.43%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) Office 365
2 1 (2.86%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (2.86%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.86%) Amazon S3
2 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (65.71%) TCP/IP
2 19 (54.29%) DHCP
3 11 (31.43%) Wireless
4 10 (28.57%) OSPF
4 10 (28.57%) NGN
5 9 (25.71%) Firewall
6 8 (22.86%) Internet
7 6 (17.14%) HTTP
8 5 (14.29%) LAN
8 5 (14.29%) WAN
8 5 (14.29%) SAN
8 5 (14.29%) Network Security
9 4 (11.43%) iSCSI
9 4 (11.43%) IPv4
9 4 (11.43%) Unified Communications
9 4 (11.43%) IP Telephony
10 1 (2.86%) NAS
10 1 (2.86%) SMTP
10 1 (2.86%) FTP
10 1 (2.86%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.43%) Crystal Reports
2 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (11.43%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.86%) MySQL
3 1 (2.86%) MongoDB
3 1 (2.86%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (11.43%) Selenium
3 2 (5.71%) WebDriver
General
1 10 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (25.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 8 (22.86%) Network Engineer
3 7 (20.00%) Administrator
3 7 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
3 7 (20.00%) Windows Administrator
3 7 (20.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 4 (11.43%) Systems Manager
4 4 (11.43%) Developer
4 4 (11.43%) Finance Systems Manager
4 4 (11.43%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Network Technician
5 2 (5.71%) Automation Tester
5 2 (5.71%) Tester
5 2 (5.71%) Lead Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Support Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Team Leader
6 1 (2.86%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.71%) .NET
2 7 (20.00%) Middleware
3 6 (17.14%) HTML
3 6 (17.14%) CSS
3 6 (17.14%) SOAP
3 6 (17.14%) Web Services
3 6 (17.14%) XML
3 6 (17.14%) Ajax
3 6 (17.14%) WCF
3 6 (17.14%) REST
4 1 (2.86%) libvirt
4 1 (2.86%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (28.57%) User Experience
2 5 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.86%) Clustering
3 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.86%) Digital Media
3 1 (2.86%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 18 (51.43%) Windows
2 13 (37.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (34.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (17.14%) Linux
5 2 (5.71%) Windows XP
5 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (5.71%) UNIX
6 1 (2.86%) Ubuntu
6 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
6 1 (2.86%) Windows 2000
6 1 (2.86%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) E-Commerce
2 8 (22.86%) Load Balancing
3 6 (17.14%) Network Design
3 6 (17.14%) Test Automation
3 6 (17.14%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (17.14%) Network Management
4 5 (14.29%) ITIL
4 5 (14.29%) Service Management
5 4 (11.43%) ERP
5 4 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (11.43%) Workflow
5 4 (11.43%) Analytics
5 4 (11.43%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (11.43%) Procure-to-pay
5 4 (11.43%) Business Process Improvement
6 3 (8.57%) TDD
7 2 (5.71%) Regression Testing
7 2 (5.71%) Performance Testing
7 2 (5.71%) Automated Testing
7 2 (5.71%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 16 (45.71%) SQL
2 6 (17.14%) T-SQL
2 6 (17.14%) C#
2 6 (17.14%) JavaScript
3 4 (11.43%) VBA
4 1 (2.86%) Python
4 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.86%) Ruby
4 1 (2.86%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) CCNP
1 4 (11.43%) CCNA
1 4 (11.43%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.86%) MCITP
2 1 (2.86%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (17.14%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.43%) VMware ESX
2 4 (11.43%) Xsan
2 4 (11.43%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.86%) Postfix
3 1 (2.86%) Sendmail
3 1 (2.86%) XenApp
3 1 (2.86%) vSphere
3 1 (2.86%) Docker
3 1 (2.86%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Nagios
1 1 (2.86%) NetBackup
1 1 (2.86%) SCOM
1 1 (2.86%) Puppet
1 1 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.86%) Salt
Vendors
1 23 (65.71%) Microsoft
2 9 (25.71%) Citrix
3 7 (20.00%) Riverbed
4 6 (17.14%) VMware
5 5 (14.29%) Cisco
6 2 (5.71%) Red Hat
6 2 (5.71%) Cadence
6 2 (5.71%) Oracle
7 1 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (2.86%) Remedy
7 1 (2.86%) NetApp
7 1 (2.86%) IBM
7 1 (2.86%) HP
7 1 (2.86%) EMC
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Kingston University
Salary: £31,804 - 35,494 per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago