The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 35 43 44
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +1
Permanent jobs citing DNS 24 8 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 5.91% 2.23% 4.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 32.43% 7.27% 16.81%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 17
Average salary £53,750 £35,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.57% -18.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,550 £30,000 £34,600
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £47,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
DNS
Bedfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
74 110 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 18.23% 30.64% 27.87%
Number of salaries quoted 62 106 106
Average salary £57,000 £44,750 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.37% +4.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £31,331 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

DNS
Salary Trend in Luton

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

DNS Salary Trend in Luton

DNS
Salary Histogram in Luton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Luton region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

DNS Salary Histogram in Luton

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 47 (97.92%) DHCP
2 43 (89.58%) Windows
3 36 (75.00%) Active Directory
4 34 (70.83%) Microsoft
4 34 (70.83%) IIS
5 28 (58.33%) E-Commerce
5 28 (58.33%) FTP
6 26 (54.17%) PowerShell
7 25 (52.08%) MS Excel
8 24 (50.00%) SCOM
8 24 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
9 23 (47.92%) Amazon AWS
10 22 (45.83%) Database Security
11 21 (43.75%) SLA
12 20 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
12 20 (41.67%) DevOps
13 18 (37.50%) Network Load Balancing
14 17 (35.42%) TCP/IP
14 17 (35.42%) Web Services
15 15 (31.25%) VMware
16 14 (29.17%) Finance
16 14 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
16 14 (29.17%) COM
16 14 (29.17%) Back Office
17 12 (25.00%) Cisco
18 10 (20.83%) HP
19 9 (18.75%) SQL
19 9 (18.75%) Citrix
19 9 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
20 8 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 34 (70.83%) IIS
2 3 (6.25%) Apache
2 3 (6.25%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (4.17%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 25 (52.08%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.17%) MS Visio
2 2 (4.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 24 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (47.92%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (97.92%) DHCP
2 28 (58.33%) FTP
3 17 (35.42%) TCP/IP
4 7 (14.58%) SAN
4 7 (14.58%) iSCSI
5 6 (12.50%) WAN
6 5 (10.42%) VPN
7 4 (8.33%) Firewall
8 3 (6.25%) DMZ
8 3 (6.25%) SMTP
8 3 (6.25%) LAN
8 3 (6.25%) Fibre Channel
9 2 (4.17%) Wireless
9 2 (4.17%) xDSL
9 2 (4.17%) ATM
9 2 (4.17%) ISDN
9 2 (4.17%) VoIP
9 2 (4.17%) Ethernet
9 2 (4.17%) Frame Relay
9 2 (4.17%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.25%) MySQL
3 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database
General
1 14 (29.17%) Finance
1 14 (29.17%) Back Office
2 3 (6.25%) Legal
3 1 (2.08%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 32 (66.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 25 (52.08%) Web Engineer
3 22 (45.83%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (8.33%) Network Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) VMware Engineer
6 2 (4.17%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.08%) Junior
7 1 (2.08%) Analyst
7 1 (2.08%) Server Support
7 1 (2.08%) Support Analyst
7 1 (2.08%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.08%) Server Analyst
7 1 (2.08%) Storage Engineer
7 1 (2.08%) Junior Network Engineer
7 1 (2.08%) Web Support Engineer
7 1 (2.08%) Team Leader
7 1 (2.08%) Server Support Analyst
7 1 (2.08%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (35.42%) Web Services
2 14 (29.17%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) Replication
2 4 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.17%) SecurID
4 1 (2.08%) Firmware
4 1 (2.08%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.08%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 43 (89.58%) Windows
2 9 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (14.58%) Linux
5 2 (4.17%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.08%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (58.33%) E-Commerce
2 22 (45.83%) Database Security
3 20 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (41.67%) DevOps
4 18 (37.50%) Network Load Balancing
5 4 (8.33%) Migration
5 4 (8.33%) Capacity Management
5 4 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (6.25%) Load Balancing
6 3 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (4.17%) Business Continuity
7 2 (4.17%) Performance Management
8 1 (2.08%) Performance Tuning
8 1 (2.08%) Service Management
8 1 (2.08%) Service Delivery
8 1 (2.08%) Change Control
8 1 (2.08%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (54.17%) PowerShell
2 9 (18.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (14.58%) VCP5
1 7 (14.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (8.33%) Degree
3 2 (4.17%) CCNA
3 2 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.08%) CCNP
4 1 (2.08%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (43.75%) SLA
System Software
1 36 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (14.58%) XenApp
3 7 (14.58%) vSphere
4 5 (10.42%) XenServer
4 5 (10.42%) VMware ESX
4 5 (10.42%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (8.33%) VMware Server
6 3 (6.25%) Terminal Services
6 3 (6.25%) VMFS
7 2 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (4.17%) ISA Server
8 1 (2.08%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 24 (50.00%) SCOM
2 6 (12.50%) HP SIM
3 2 (4.17%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.08%) WSUS
4 1 (2.08%) SCCM
Vendors
1 34 (70.83%) Microsoft
2 15 (31.25%) VMware
3 12 (25.00%) Cisco
4 10 (20.83%) HP
5 9 (18.75%) Citrix
6 6 (12.50%) Dell
7 4 (8.33%) NetApp
8 3 (6.25%) Juniper
8 3 (6.25%) CheckPoint
8 3 (6.25%) Oracle
9 2 (4.17%) 3Com
9 2 (4.17%) Brocade
9 2 (4.17%) SonicWALL
9 2 (4.17%) Aruba
9 2 (4.17%) F5
9 2 (4.17%) BT
9 2 (4.17%) Avaya
9 2 (4.17%) Veritas
9 2 (4.17%) Lotus
9 2 (4.17%) Symantec
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Salary: £40000 to £60000 per annum - 10% bonus scheme + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
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Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
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