The table below looks at the statistics for DNS skills in IT jobs advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited DNS over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 86 82 81
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Permanent jobs citing DNS 25 18 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.82% 1.38% 2.06%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.20% 9.23% 13.61%
Number of salaries quoted 19 15 18
Average salary £40,000 £43,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.04% +16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,700 £31,200 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
DNS
Buckinghamshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
205 195 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 14.95% 14.95% 15.16%
Number of salaries quoted 159 151 154
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £47,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -5.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £32,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £58,600 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

DNS
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

DNS Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

DNS
Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

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

DNS Salary Trend in Milton Keynes

DNS
Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing DNS across the Milton Keynes region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 30 (83.33%) Windows
2 28 (77.78%) DHCP
3 23 (63.89%) Active Directory
4 19 (52.78%) Cisco
4 19 (52.78%) Microsoft
5 17 (47.22%) HP
5 17 (47.22%) VMware
6 16 (44.44%) SAN
7 14 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
8 13 (36.11%) MS Exchange
9 12 (33.33%) Hyper-V
10 11 (30.56%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (30.56%) F5
10 11 (30.56%) Windows Server 2003
10 11 (30.56%) Firewall
11 10 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2010
12 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
12 9 (25.00%) Citrix
12 9 (25.00%) Linux
12 9 (25.00%) Degree
13 8 (22.22%) MS Excel
13 8 (22.22%) SharePoint
13 8 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
14 7 (19.44%) SLA
14 7 (19.44%) LAN
14 7 (19.44%) WAN
14 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
14 7 (19.44%) Load Balancing
14 7 (19.44%) Cisco IOS
14 7 (19.44%) Analytical Skills

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 13 (36.11%) MS Exchange
2 10 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (22.22%) SharePoint
4 6 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (13.89%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (11.11%) IIS
7 2 (5.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 8 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MFGPRO
1 2 (5.56%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.78%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.78%) Office 365
1 1 (2.78%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 28 (77.78%) DHCP
2 16 (44.44%) SAN
3 11 (30.56%) Firewall
4 7 (19.44%) LAN
4 7 (19.44%) WAN
4 7 (19.44%) Cisco IOS
5 6 (16.67%) Network Security
5 6 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 6 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 5 (13.89%) Cisco Nexus
6 5 (13.89%) BIG-IP
6 5 (13.89%) FCoE
7 4 (11.11%) Fibre Channel
7 4 (11.11%) NetScaler
7 4 (11.11%) iSCSI
7 4 (11.11%) SNMP
7 4 (11.11%) TCP/IP
7 4 (11.11%) VPN
7 4 (11.11%) IPv4
7 4 (11.11%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (19.44%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.11%) MySQL
3 2 (5.56%) QlikView
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.78%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 3 (8.33%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.78%) Legal
3 1 (2.78%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (27.78%) Analyst
2 6 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 4 (11.11%) Systems Manager
4 3 (8.33%) Server Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Senior Server Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.56%) Administrator
5 2 (5.56%) Cisco Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Storage Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Storage Engineer
5 2 (5.56%) Wintel Analyst
5 2 (5.56%) Backup Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) ICT Support Technician
6 1 (2.78%) Senior Storage Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Senior Storage Analyst
6 1 (2.78%) ICT Technician
6 1 (2.78%) Windows Systems Engineer
6 1 (2.78%) Service Desk Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) EDI
2 1 (2.78%) .NET
2 1 (2.78%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 4 (11.11%) Blackberry
3 4 (11.11%) Replication
3 4 (11.11%) EqualLogic
4 3 (8.33%) Enterprise Storage
5 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (5.56%) Management Information System
5 2 (5.56%) FMCG
6 1 (2.78%) Telematics
6 1 (2.78%) Open Source
6 1 (2.78%) Handset
6 1 (2.78%) Clustering
6 1 (2.78%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 30 (83.33%) Windows
2 11 (30.56%) Windows Server 2003
2 11 (30.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (25.00%) Linux
3 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (11.11%) CentOS
4 4 (11.11%) Debian
4 4 (11.11%) Ubuntu
5 2 (5.56%) Android
5 2 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (5.56%) UNIX
5 2 (5.56%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.78%) OpenSolaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (19.44%) Load Balancing
2 6 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 6 (16.67%) ITIL
3 5 (13.89%) Change Management
3 5 (13.89%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (11.11%) Capacity Management
5 2 (5.56%) Data Transformation
5 2 (5.56%) Time Management
5 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2
5 2 (5.56%) ERP
5 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.78%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.78%) Project Management
6 1 (2.78%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (2.78%) Identity Management
6 1 (2.78%) Business Continuity
6 1 (2.78%) Performance Management
6 1 (2.78%) High Availability
6 1 (2.78%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.89%) PowerShell
2 4 (11.11%) SQL
3 2 (5.56%) VBScript
3 2 (5.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (25.00%) Degree
2 8 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (13.89%) SC Cleared
3 5 (13.89%) Security Cleared
4 4 (11.11%) MCSE
4 4 (11.11%) MCSA
5 3 (8.33%) CCNP
5 3 (8.33%) CCNA
5 3 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (5.56%) MCTS
6 2 (5.56%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (19.44%) SLA
2 1 (2.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 23 (63.89%) Active Directory
2 14 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 5 (13.89%) XenServer
5 4 (11.11%) XenApp
5 4 (11.11%) Samba
5 4 (11.11%) NFS
6 3 (8.33%) XenDesktop
6 3 (8.33%) UAG
7 2 (5.56%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (2.78%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (13.89%) HP Data Protector
2 4 (11.11%) WMI
2 4 (11.11%) WSUS
2 4 (11.11%) SCCM
3 3 (8.33%) SCOM
4 1 (2.78%) Nagios
Vendors
1 19 (52.78%) Cisco
1 19 (52.78%) Microsoft
2 17 (47.22%) HP
2 17 (47.22%) VMware
3 11 (30.56%) F5
4 9 (25.00%) Citrix
5 6 (16.67%) Juniper
5 6 (16.67%) Red Hat
5 6 (16.67%) McAfee
5 6 (16.67%) EMC
5 6 (16.67%) Radware
6 5 (13.89%) 3PAR
6 5 (13.89%) Remedy
7 4 (11.11%) NetApp
8 3 (8.33%) IBM
8 3 (8.33%) Mitel
9 2 (5.56%) Brocade
9 2 (5.56%) Jaspersoft
9 2 (5.56%) Meraki
9 2 (5.56%) Sun
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