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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 23 38 30
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -8
Permanent jobs citing DNS 7 3 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 4.14% 1.07% 6.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 20.59% 5.36% 22.22%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 24
Median salary £45,000 £30,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+47.54% -35.78%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
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
34 56 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 20.12% 19.93% 29.43%
Number of salaries quoted 32 39 90
Median salary £47,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £33,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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
Salary Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

DNS Salary Histogram in Middlesex

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 1 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 10 (76.92%) VoIP
1 10 (76.92%) CCNP
1 10 (76.92%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (76.92%) Cisco
1 10 (76.92%) CheckPoint
1 10 (76.92%) Firewall
2 9 (69.23%) Internet
2 9 (69.23%) WAN
2 9 (69.23%) LAN
2 9 (69.23%) VPN
2 9 (69.23%) SSL
2 9 (69.23%) Cisco UCCX
2 9 (69.23%) Cisco CUCM
3 7 (53.85%) CCVP
4 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
4 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
4 4 (30.77%) DHCP
4 4 (30.77%) Windows
5 3 (23.08%) Linux
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
5 3 (23.08%) CCNA
5 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
5 3 (23.08%) VMware
5 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (23.08%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (15.38%) BIG-IP
6 2 (15.38%) PCI DSS
6 2 (15.38%) Network Security
6 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
6 2 (15.38%) Capacity Planning

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 (15.38%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) Firewall
1 10 (76.92%) VoIP
2 9 (69.23%) Internet
2 9 (69.23%) LAN
2 9 (69.23%) SSL
2 9 (69.23%) VPN
2 9 (69.23%) WAN
3 4 (30.77%) DHCP
3 4 (30.77%) TCP/IP
4 3 (23.08%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (15.38%) BIG-IP
5 2 (15.38%) Network Security
6 1 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (7.69%) Frame Relay
6 1 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (7.69%) IPsec
6 1 (7.69%) PSTN
6 1 (7.69%) VSAT
6 1 (7.69%) Wireless
6 1 (7.69%) Wireless Security
General
1 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 7 (53.85%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
1 7 (53.85%) Administrator
1 7 (53.85%) Cisco Administrator
1 7 (53.85%) Cisco Engineer
1 7 (53.85%) Cisco Network Administrator
1 7 (53.85%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 7 (53.85%) Network Administrator
1 7 (53.85%) Network Engineer
1 7 (53.85%) Network Systems Engineer
1 7 (53.85%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) IT Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) IT Support
3 2 (15.38%) IT Support Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Support Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Support
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (15.38%) IVR
2 1 (7.69%) Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Unix
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
1 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL
2 1 (7.69%) Presales
2 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
2 1 (7.69%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (76.92%) CCNP
1 10 (76.92%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (53.85%) CCVP
3 3 (23.08%) CCNA
4 1 (7.69%) Degree
4 1 (7.69%) MCSE
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) PCI DSS
1 2 (15.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
1 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.69%) KVM
3 1 (7.69%) Terminal Services
3 1 (7.69%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 9 (69.23%) Cisco CUCM
1 9 (69.23%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (7.69%) Backup Exec
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (7.69%) SCCM
2 1 (7.69%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) CheckPoint
1 10 (76.92%) Cisco
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) 3Com
3 1 (7.69%) Apple
3 1 (7.69%) Citrix
3 1 (7.69%) Extreme Networks