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 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 52 46
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -6
Permanent jobs citing DNS 26 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 6.81% 2.29% 1.88%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 30.23% 5.45% 8.24%
Number of salaries quoted 26 12 7
Average salary £45,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.73% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £47,500 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -3.44%
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
86 220 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidenhead 22.51% 41.90% 22.85%
Number of salaries quoted 69 73 69
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,750 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in 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
Salary Histogram in Maidenhead

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

DNS Salary Histogram in Maidenhead

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidenhead

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 27 (61.36%) Windows
2 23 (52.27%) Active Directory
3 19 (43.18%) DHCP
4 18 (40.91%) Linux
5 15 (34.09%) Cisco
6 12 (27.27%) VBScript
6 12 (27.27%) VMware
6 12 (27.27%) PowerShell
6 12 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (25.00%) SQL Server
8 10 (22.73%) LAN
8 10 (22.73%) TCP/IP
8 10 (22.73%) SharePoint
9 9 (20.45%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (20.45%) MPLS
9 9 (20.45%) WebEx
10 8 (18.18%) Telecoms
10 8 (18.18%) Firewall
11 7 (15.91%) Information Security
11 7 (15.91%) Avaya
11 7 (15.91%) SSL
11 7 (15.91%) Security Cleared
12 6 (13.64%) Logistics
12 6 (13.64%) SCOM
12 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (13.64%) vSphere
12 6 (13.64%) NoSQL
12 6 (13.64%) Splunk
12 6 (13.64%) SIEM
12 6 (13.64%) VPN

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Maidenhead by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 10 (22.73%) SharePoint
2 6 (13.64%) Apache
2 6 (13.64%) Tomcat
3 5 (11.36%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (9.09%) JBoss
5 3 (6.82%) OpenStack
5 3 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (6.82%) WebLogic
5 3 (6.82%) MS Exchange
5 3 (6.82%) nginx
6 2 (4.55%) Lync
7 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (2.27%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (6.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.55%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.36%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (9.09%) Azure Active Directory
2 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (43.18%) DHCP
2 10 (22.73%) LAN
2 10 (22.73%) TCP/IP
3 9 (20.45%) MPLS
3 9 (20.45%) WebEx
4 8 (18.18%) Firewall
5 7 (15.91%) SSL
6 6 (13.64%) VPN
7 5 (11.36%) WAN
7 5 (11.36%) LDAP
7 5 (11.36%) Internet
7 5 (11.36%) OSPF
7 5 (11.36%) BGP
7 5 (11.36%) Unified Communications
8 4 (9.09%) Spanning Tree
8 4 (9.09%) Network Security
8 4 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (9.09%) IPsec
8 4 (9.09%) VPLS
8 4 (9.09%) PPTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.64%) NoSQL
3 4 (9.09%) MySQL
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Subversion
1 1 (2.27%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.55%) Marketing
3 1 (2.27%) Back Office
3 1 (2.27%) Finance
3 1 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (15.91%) Technical Specialist
1 7 (15.91%) Active Directory Specialist
2 6 (13.64%) Support Specialist
2 6 (13.64%) Architect
3 5 (11.36%) Applications Specialist
3 5 (11.36%) Applications Support
3 5 (11.36%) Applications Support Specialist
4 4 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 4 (9.09%) Network Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (6.82%) Desktop Support
5 3 (6.82%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (6.82%) Voice Architect
5 3 (6.82%) Server Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Cloud Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Linux Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) Server Support Engineer
6 2 (4.55%) 1st Line Support
6 2 (4.55%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.36%) ZeroMQ
2 1 (2.27%) HTML
2 1 (2.27%) CSS
2 1 (2.27%) XML
2 1 (2.27%) Ajax
2 1 (2.27%) jQuery
2 1 (2.27%) HTML5
2 1 (2.27%) CSS3
2 1 (2.27%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.82%) Clustering
4 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.27%) FMCG
4 1 (2.27%) Social Media
4 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.27%) User Experience
4 1 (2.27%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.27%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 27 (61.36%) Windows
2 18 (40.91%) Linux
3 12 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (20.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (11.36%) CentOS
6 5 (11.36%) SUSE
7 3 (6.82%) Windows 8
7 3 (6.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (4.55%) Windows XP
8 2 (4.55%) Mac OS X
8 2 (4.55%) Solaris
8 2 (4.55%) Ubuntu
9 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.91%) Information Security
2 6 (13.64%) Logistics
2 6 (13.64%) SIEM
3 5 (11.36%) Mentoring
4 4 (9.09%) Time Management
4 4 (9.09%) Identity Management
4 4 (9.09%) Validation
5 3 (6.82%) Configuration Management
5 3 (6.82%) Cyber Security
6 2 (4.55%) Data Protection
6 2 (4.55%) ITIL
6 2 (4.55%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (2.27%) SEO
7 1 (2.27%) Change Control
7 1 (2.27%) Software Deployment
7 1 (2.27%) Software Distribution
7 1 (2.27%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.27%) Project Management
7 1 (2.27%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.27%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.27%) VBScript
1 12 (27.27%) PowerShell
2 6 (13.64%) Java
3 5 (11.36%) Perl
3 5 (11.36%) Python
4 3 (6.82%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.55%) C
5 2 (4.55%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (15.91%) Security Cleared
2 5 (11.36%) CCNP
2 5 (11.36%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (9.09%) CCVP
3 4 (9.09%) JNCIP
4 3 (6.82%) Degree
4 3 (6.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (4.55%) MCP
6 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (2.27%) Check Point Certification
6 1 (2.27%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.82%) SLA
2 1 (2.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 23 (52.27%) Active Directory
2 6 (13.64%) vSphere
3 5 (11.36%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (6.82%) Squid
5 3 (6.82%) vCloud
5 3 (6.82%) qmail
6 2 (4.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (2.27%) Hyper-V
7 1 (2.27%) XenDesktop
7 1 (2.27%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 6 (13.64%) SCOM
2 5 (11.36%) ZABBIX
2 5 (11.36%) Nagios
3 4 (9.09%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 3 (6.82%) WSUS
5 2 (4.55%) SCCM
5 2 (4.55%) logstash
5 2 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (2.27%) cPanel
6 1 (2.27%) Puppet
6 1 (2.27%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 15 (34.09%) Cisco
2 12 (27.27%) VMware
3 7 (15.91%) Avaya
4 6 (13.64%) CheckPoint
4 6 (13.64%) Splunk
5 5 (11.36%) Juniper
5 5 (11.36%) Red Hat
6 4 (9.09%) Microsoft
6 4 (9.09%) Sun
6 4 (9.09%) HP
7 3 (6.82%) Dell
7 3 (6.82%) IBM
7 3 (6.82%) Apple
8 2 (4.55%) Intel
8 2 (4.55%) Sophos
8 2 (4.55%) Websense
9 1 (2.27%) Facebook
9 1 (2.27%) Citrix
9 1 (2.27%) Adobe
9 1 (2.27%) Google