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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 26 29 35
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +6
Permanent jobs citing DNS 21 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 9.91% 4.26% 2.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 28.77% 30.00% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 20 4 3
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.33% +7.14%
Communications & Networking Category
Kingston Upon Thames
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
73 20 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kingston Upon Thames 34.43% 14.18% 14.00%
Number of salaries quoted 71 18 21
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £22,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £47,500 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
DNS
London

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 24 July 2014.

DNS Salary Histogram in Kingston Upon Thames

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 31 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 26 (83.87%) MS Excel
3 22 (70.97%) Active Directory
4 20 (64.52%) MS Exchange
5 17 (54.84%) MCSE
5 17 (54.84%) MCP
5 17 (54.84%) Microsoft Certification
6 15 (48.39%) Windows
6 15 (48.39%) SQL
6 15 (48.39%) .NET
6 15 (48.39%) SharePoint
6 15 (48.39%) SCOM
6 15 (48.39%) Lync
6 15 (48.39%) Exchange Server 2010
7 13 (41.94%) High Availability
7 13 (41.94%) Hyper-V
7 13 (41.94%) Exchange Server 2013
7 13 (41.94%) MCTS
7 13 (41.94%) Dynamics CRM
7 13 (41.94%) MCT
7 13 (41.94%) CRM
8 10 (32.26%) IIS
8 10 (32.26%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2012
10 8 (25.81%) Load Balancing
10 8 (25.81%) Riverbed
10 8 (25.81%) E-Commerce
10 8 (25.81%) Middleware
11 7 (22.58%) DHCP
12 6 (19.35%) SAN

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Kingston Upon Thames by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 20 (64.52%) MS Exchange
2 15 (48.39%) SharePoint
2 15 (48.39%) Lync
2 15 (48.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (41.94%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (32.26%) IIS
5 6 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (6.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 26 (83.87%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.68%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 13 (41.94%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (22.58%) DHCP
2 6 (19.35%) SAN
2 6 (19.35%) Firewall
3 4 (12.90%) Unified Communications
3 4 (12.90%) TCP/IP
3 4 (12.90%) IPv4
3 4 (12.90%) VoIP
4 3 (9.68%) VPN
4 3 (9.68%) DEFINITY
5 2 (6.45%) Multicast
5 2 (6.45%) NAS
5 2 (6.45%) VLAN
5 2 (6.45%) Wireless
5 2 (6.45%) SSL
5 2 (6.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 21 (67.74%) Systems Administrator
1 21 (67.74%) Administrator
2 13 (41.94%) Exchange Administrator
3 7 (22.58%) Windows Administrator
3 7 (22.58%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 6 (19.35%) Systems Architect
4 6 (19.35%) Architect
5 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Technician
6 3 (9.68%) IT Support
6 3 (9.68%) Senior Technician
7 2 (6.45%) Support Manager
7 2 (6.45%) IT Support Manager
7 2 (6.45%) PC Support
7 2 (6.45%) Network Manager
7 2 (6.45%) Support Technician
8 1 (3.23%) Technical Support
8 1 (3.23%) Support Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Systems Support
8 1 (3.23%) IT Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (48.39%) .NET
2 8 (25.81%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.23%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 15 (48.39%) Windows
2 10 (32.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.23%) Windows XP
5 1 (3.23%) Mac OS X
5 1 (3.23%) Android
5 1 (3.23%) Mac OS
5 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) High Availability
1 13 (41.94%) CRM
2 8 (25.81%) Load Balancing
2 8 (25.81%) E-Commerce
3 6 (19.35%) Migration
3 6 (19.35%) Email Migration
4 4 (12.90%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 15 (48.39%) SQL
2 3 (9.68%) VBScript
2 3 (9.68%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (54.84%) MCSE
1 17 (54.84%) MCP
1 17 (54.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (41.94%) MCTS
2 13 (41.94%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) QA
System Software
1 22 (70.97%) Active Directory
2 13 (41.94%) Hyper-V
3 6 (19.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (9.68%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (48.39%) SCOM
2 4 (12.90%) SCCM
2 4 (12.90%) Backup Exec
3 2 (6.45%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (25.81%) Riverbed
3 6 (19.35%) Symantec
3 6 (19.35%) VMware
4 3 (9.68%) Avaya
5 2 (6.45%) Capita
5 2 (6.45%) Citrix
5 2 (6.45%) Apple
5 2 (6.45%) Adobe
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