The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 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 Luton region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 46 40 42
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Permanent jobs citing DNS 15 5 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 3.23% 1.48% 3.98%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.06% 5.00% 15.63%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 13
Average salary £42,500 £34,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.18% -18.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,800 £31,200 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £42,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-4.10% +4.28%
Communications & Networking Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
68 100 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 14.66% 29.67% 25.46%
Number of salaries quoted 59 93 83
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £58,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
DNS
Bedfordshire

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 31 July 2014.

DNS Salary Histogram in Luton

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 42 (91.30%) DHCP
2 33 (71.74%) Windows
3 32 (69.57%) IIS
4 28 (60.87%) Microsoft
5 27 (58.70%) Active Directory
6 24 (52.17%) FTP
6 24 (52.17%) E-Commerce
7 19 (41.30%) PowerShell
7 19 (41.30%) MS Excel
8 16 (34.78%) SCOM
8 16 (34.78%) Microsoft Azure
9 15 (32.61%) Database Security
9 15 (32.61%) TCP/IP
9 15 (32.61%) SLA
10 13 (28.26%) Cisco
10 13 (28.26%) VMware
10 13 (28.26%) Amazon AWS
11 12 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
12 11 (23.91%) SQL
13 10 (21.74%) Web Services
13 10 (21.74%) HP
13 10 (21.74%) DevOps
14 9 (19.57%) Network Load Balancing
15 8 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
15 8 (17.39%) Citrix
15 8 (17.39%) WAN
15 8 (17.39%) SaaS
16 7 (15.22%) Capacity Management
16 7 (15.22%) VPN
16 7 (15.22%) COM

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 32 (69.57%) IIS
2 6 (13.04%) Apache
2 6 (13.04%) MS Exchange
3 4 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.17%) Lync
4 1 (2.17%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (2.17%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.17%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 19 (41.30%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.17%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (34.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (28.26%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (17.39%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (91.30%) DHCP
2 24 (52.17%) FTP
3 15 (32.61%) TCP/IP
4 8 (17.39%) WAN
5 7 (15.22%) VPN
5 7 (15.22%) SAN
5 7 (15.22%) iSCSI
5 7 (15.22%) Firewall
6 6 (13.04%) LAN
7 4 (8.70%) MPLS
8 3 (6.52%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (6.52%) DMZ
9 2 (4.35%) SMTP
10 1 (2.17%) xDSL
10 1 (2.17%) NetScaler
10 1 (2.17%) Ethernet
10 1 (2.17%) VoIP
10 1 (2.17%) ATM
10 1 (2.17%) ISDN
10 1 (2.17%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.04%) MySQL
1 6 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 6 (13.04%) Back Office
1 6 (13.04%) Finance
2 5 (10.87%) Legal
3 1 (2.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 24 (52.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 16 (34.78%) Web Engineer
3 11 (23.91%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) Network Engineer
4 6 (13.04%) Support Engineer
5 5 (10.87%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) VMware Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Network Security Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Web Support Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Security Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support
8 1 (2.17%) Wintel Support Engineer
8 1 (2.17%) Support Analyst
8 1 (2.17%) Server Support
8 1 (2.17%) Support Technician
8 1 (2.17%) Junior
8 1 (2.17%) Analyst
8 1 (2.17%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 1 (2.17%) 2nd Line Support Technician
8 1 (2.17%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (21.74%) Web Services
2 7 (15.22%) COM
3 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Replication
2 4 (8.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.17%) Firmware
3 1 (2.17%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.17%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.17%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 33 (71.74%) Windows
2 8 (17.39%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (13.04%) Linux
4 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.35%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (52.17%) E-Commerce
2 15 (32.61%) Database Security
3 10 (21.74%) DevOps
4 9 (19.57%) Network Load Balancing
5 7 (15.22%) Capacity Management
6 6 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (10.87%) Business Continuity
8 4 (8.70%) Service Management
9 3 (6.52%) Migration
10 2 (4.35%) Load Balancing
10 2 (4.35%) Performance Management
11 1 (2.17%) Change Control
11 1 (2.17%) Performance Tuning
11 1 (2.17%) Incident Management
11 1 (2.17%) Asset Management
11 1 (2.17%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 19 (41.30%) PowerShell
2 11 (23.91%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (13.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 6 (13.04%) VCP5
2 5 (10.87%) CCNA
2 5 (10.87%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (8.70%) Degree
3 4 (8.70%) CCNP
4 3 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (4.35%) MCITP
5 2 (4.35%) MCP
5 2 (4.35%) MCSE
6 1 (2.17%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (32.61%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (58.70%) Active Directory
2 12 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (13.04%) XenApp
3 6 (13.04%) vSphere
4 4 (8.70%) VMware ESX
4 4 (8.70%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (8.70%) XenServer
5 3 (6.52%) VMFS
5 3 (6.52%) VMware Server
6 2 (4.35%) Hyper-V
6 2 (4.35%) Terminal Services
6 2 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.17%) ISA Server
7 1 (2.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (34.78%) SCOM
2 6 (13.04%) HP SIM
3 3 (6.52%) Nessus
4 2 (4.35%) SCCM
4 2 (4.35%) WSUS
5 1 (2.17%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 28 (60.87%) Microsoft
2 13 (28.26%) Cisco
2 13 (28.26%) VMware
3 10 (21.74%) HP
4 8 (17.39%) Citrix
5 6 (13.04%) Oracle
6 5 (10.87%) Dell
6 5 (10.87%) CheckPoint
7 4 (8.70%) NetApp
8 2 (4.35%) Juniper
9 1 (2.17%) Aruba
9 1 (2.17%) F5
9 1 (2.17%) Websense
9 1 (2.17%) Symantec
9 1 (2.17%) Veritas
9 1 (2.17%) Lotus
9 1 (2.17%) Avaya
9 1 (2.17%) CommVault
9 1 (2.17%) Veeam
9 1 (2.17%) LANDesk
Luton
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Salary: Benefits,Bonus,Healthcare
Posted: 23 days ago
Luton
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits,Bonus,Healthcare
Posted: 23 days ago
Luton
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Benefits/Bonus
Posted: 27 days ago