The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 29 37 23
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -14
Permanent jobs citing DNS 4 2 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 2.52% 0.74% 7.99%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 13.79% 4.08% 23.48%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 27
Median salary £26,945 £31,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.08% -34.73%
UK excluding London median salary £36,500 £36,000 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+1.38% +1.40%
DNS
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
29 49 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 18.24% 18.08% 34.02%
Number of salaries quoted 26 40 101
Median salary £52,500 £37,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

The demand trend of job ads across the Middlesex region citing DNS as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

DNS
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

DNS Salary Trend in Middlesex

DNS
Salary Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 27 May 2016.

DNS Salary Histogram in Middlesex

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT jobs citing DNS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Middlesex region with a requirement for DNS.

1 9 (75.00%) Firewall
2 8 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 8 (66.67%) VoIP
2 8 (66.67%) VPN
2 8 (66.67%) Cisco
2 8 (66.67%) CCNP
2 8 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (58.33%) SSL
3 7 (58.33%) WAN
3 7 (58.33%) LAN
3 7 (58.33%) Internet
3 7 (58.33%) Cisco CUCM
3 7 (58.33%) Cisco UCCX
4 5 (41.67%) CCVP
4 5 (41.67%) Windows
5 4 (33.33%) DHCP
5 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
6 3 (25.00%) VMware
6 3 (25.00%) CCNA
6 3 (25.00%) Linux
6 3 (25.00%) Network Security
6 3 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
7 2 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (16.67%) BIG-IP
7 2 (16.67%) PCI DSS

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (75.00%) Firewall
2 8 (66.67%) VoIP
2 8 (66.67%) VPN
3 7 (58.33%) Internet
3 7 (58.33%) LAN
3 7 (58.33%) SSL
3 7 (58.33%) WAN
4 4 (33.33%) DHCP
4 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 3 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (25.00%) Network Security
6 2 (16.67%) BIG-IP
7 1 (8.33%) Ethernet
7 1 (8.33%) Frame Relay
7 1 (8.33%) GSM
7 1 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (8.33%) IPsec
7 1 (8.33%) ISDN
7 1 (8.33%) Wireless
7 1 (8.33%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Android Studio
General
1 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) Administrator
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco Administrator
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco Network Administrator
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) Network Administrator
1 5 (41.67%) Network Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) Network Systems Engineer
1 5 (41.67%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) IT Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) IT Support
3 2 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Support
4 1 (8.33%) SCCM Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) 802.1X
1 1 (8.33%) iBATIS
1 1 (8.33%) J2EE
1 1 (8.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (16.67%) IVR
1 2 (16.67%) PKI
2 1 (8.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (8.33%) Clustering
2 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Android
3 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (8.33%) Unix
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (16.67%) Incident Management
1 2 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (8.33%) High Availability
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL
2 1 (8.33%) Presales
2 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (8.33%) Project Management
2 1 (8.33%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C
1 1 (8.33%) C++
1 1 (8.33%) Java
1 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (66.67%) CCNP
1 8 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (41.67%) CCVP
3 3 (25.00%) CCNA
4 1 (8.33%) Degree
4 1 (8.33%) MCSE
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (16.67%) PCI DSS
1 2 (16.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (8.33%) KVM
4 1 (8.33%) Terminal Services
4 1 (8.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco CUCM
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (8.33%) AirWatch
2 1 (8.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (8.33%) SCCM
2 1 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) CheckPoint
1 8 (66.67%) Cisco
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) VMware
4 2 (16.67%) Citrix
5 1 (8.33%) 3Com
5 1 (8.33%) Apple
5 1 (8.33%) Extreme Networks
5 1 (8.33%) MobileIron