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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 25 22 43
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +21
Permanent jobs citing DNS 5 23 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 3.47% 6.41% 1.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.50% 36.51% 5.06%
Number of salaries quoted 3 16 3
Median salary £50,000 £38,750 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.03% -18.42%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
40 63 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 27.78% 17.55% 23.44%
Number of salaries quoted 36 52 70
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,500 £50,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 7 (58.33%) Windows
1 7 (58.33%) Firewall
2 6 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 6 (50.00%) VoIP
2 6 (50.00%) DHCP
2 6 (50.00%) VPN
2 6 (50.00%) Cisco
2 6 (50.00%) CCNP
2 6 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (41.67%) SSL
3 5 (41.67%) WAN
3 5 (41.67%) LAN
3 5 (41.67%) Internet
3 5 (41.67%) Cisco UCCX
3 5 (41.67%) Cisco CUCM
4 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
4 4 (33.33%) Finance
4 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 3 (25.00%) CCNA
5 3 (25.00%) Linux
5 3 (25.00%) CCVP
5 3 (25.00%) VMware
5 3 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (25.00%) SCCM
5 3 (25.00%) SCOM
5 3 (25.00%) Network Security
5 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure

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 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Office 365
2 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) Firewall
2 6 (50.00%) DHCP
2 6 (50.00%) VoIP
2 6 (50.00%) VPN
3 5 (41.67%) Internet
3 5 (41.67%) LAN
3 5 (41.67%) SSL
3 5 (41.67%) WAN
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%) 802.11
7 1 (8.33%) Frame Relay
7 1 (8.33%) GSM
7 1 (8.33%) IPsec
7 1 (8.33%) ISDN
7 1 (8.33%) PSTN
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%) Finance
1 4 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Voice Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Administrator
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco Administrator
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco Network Administrator
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Cisco Voice Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Data Administrator
2 3 (25.00%) Data Network Administrator
2 3 (25.00%) Data Network Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Network Administrator
2 3 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Voice Network Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Server Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Server Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Support Officer
3 2 (16.67%) Technical Support
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 7 (58.33%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (8.33%) Android
4 1 (8.33%) Apple iOS
4 1 (8.33%) Unix
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
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 6 (50.00%) CCNP
1 6 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (25.00%) CCNA
2 3 (25.00%) CCVP
3 1 (8.33%) Degree
3 1 (8.33%) MCSE
3 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 6 (50.00%) 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 5 (41.67%) Cisco CUCM
1 5 (41.67%) Cisco UCCX
2 3 (25.00%) SCCM
2 3 (25.00%) SCOM
3 1 (8.33%) AirWatch
3 1 (8.33%) Backup Exec
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 6 (50.00%) 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
5 1 (8.33%) Samsung