The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Maidenhead region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 1 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 50 46 49
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Permanent jobs citing DNS 12 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 2.21% 1.85% 1.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.19% 8.05% 5.83%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 3
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +115.68%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
DNS
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Maidenhead
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
231 87 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 42.62% 22.96% 29.86%
Number of salaries quoted 71 70 54
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £53,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Maidenhead

DNS
Salary Trend in Maidenhead

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

DNS Salary Trend in Maidenhead

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Maidenhead 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 18 (85.71%) Windows
2 17 (80.95%) MySQL
3 15 (71.43%) Oracle
3 15 (71.43%) Clustering
4 14 (66.67%) Load Balancing
4 14 (66.67%) Java
4 14 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
5 13 (61.90%) Oracle Database
6 12 (57.14%) Puppet
6 12 (57.14%) Bash Shell
6 12 (57.14%) CentOS
6 12 (57.14%) Munin
6 12 (57.14%) DevOps
6 12 (57.14%) Linux
6 12 (57.14%) JBoss
6 12 (57.14%) Python
6 12 (57.14%) Red Hat
6 12 (57.14%) Internet
6 12 (57.14%) Mathematics
6 12 (57.14%) Resin
6 12 (57.14%) Software Engineering
6 12 (57.14%) Java EE
6 12 (57.14%) Degree
6 12 (57.14%) Nagios
7 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
7 6 (28.57%) IIS
7 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (23.81%) .NET
8 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Maidenhead 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 12 (57.14%) Resin
2 6 (28.57%) IIS
3 2 (9.52%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (57.14%) Internet
2 2 (9.52%) Firewall
2 2 (9.52%) TCP/IP
3 1 (4.76%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (80.95%) MySQL
2 13 (61.90%) Oracle Database
3 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 5 (23.81%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Linux Administrator
2 10 (47.62%) DBA
3 9 (42.86%) Administrator
4 5 (23.81%) SQL Server DBA
4 5 (23.81%) SQL DBA
5 4 (19.05%) Senior Linux Administrator
6 3 (14.29%) MySQL DBA
6 3 (14.29%) Server Administrator
7 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Architect
7 2 (9.52%) Architect
7 2 (9.52%) Systems Engineer
8 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (57.14%) Java EE
2 5 (23.81%) .NET
3 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 3 (14.29%) XML
3 3 (14.29%) Ajax
3 3 (14.29%) .NET Framework
4 2 (9.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (71.43%) Clustering
2 12 (57.14%) Mathematics
3 3 (14.29%) Replication
4 2 (9.52%) Fat Client
4 2 (9.52%) Client/Server
4 2 (9.52%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 18 (85.71%) Windows
2 12 (57.14%) Linux
2 12 (57.14%) CentOS
3 6 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (19.05%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (9.52%) Windows 2000
7 1 (4.76%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 12 (57.14%) DevOps
2 12 (57.14%) Software Engineering
3 4 (19.05%) ITIL
4 2 (9.52%) Data Modelling
4 2 (9.52%) Project Management
4 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
4 2 (9.52%) Change Management
4 2 (9.52%) Migration
4 2 (9.52%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (4.76%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (66.67%) Java
2 12 (57.14%) Python
2 12 (57.14%) Bash Shell
3 3 (14.29%) C#
3 3 (14.29%) SQL
4 2 (9.52%) VB
4 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (57.14%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
System Software
1 4 (19.05%) VMware ESX
1 4 (19.05%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.52%) MetaFrame
2 2 (9.52%) vSphere
2 2 (9.52%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (4.76%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (57.14%) Nagios
1 12 (57.14%) Munin
1 12 (57.14%) Puppet
2 2 (9.52%) WSUS
2 2 (9.52%) SCCM
3 1 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (4.76%) NetBackup
3 1 (4.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (4.76%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 15 (71.43%) Oracle
2 12 (57.14%) JBoss
2 12 (57.14%) Red Hat
3 4 (19.05%) VMware
4 2 (9.52%) IBM
4 2 (9.52%) HP
4 2 (9.52%) Dell
4 2 (9.52%) Citrix
5 1 (4.76%) CA
5 1 (4.76%) EMC
5 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.76%) Symantec