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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 75 80 77
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Permanent jobs citing DNS 17 14 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.60% 1.23% 2.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.89% 7.82% 13.02%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 16
Average salary £38,000 £36,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.82% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £28,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,250 £44,850 £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £36,878 £37,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-0.32% -1.33%
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
143 179 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 13.44% 15.74% 18.44%
Number of salaries quoted 112 132 170
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £36,200 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £56,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 6 March 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 22 (78.57%) Windows
1 22 (78.57%) DHCP
2 18 (64.29%) Active Directory
3 14 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 13 (46.43%) Cisco
4 13 (46.43%) HP
5 12 (42.86%) VMware
6 11 (39.29%) SAN
7 10 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2003
8 9 (32.14%) MS Exchange
8 9 (32.14%) F5
9 8 (28.57%) Citrix
9 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (28.57%) Firewall
10 7 (25.00%) Hyper-V
10 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (21.43%) Radware
11 6 (21.43%) Juniper
11 6 (21.43%) MS Excel
11 6 (21.43%) ITIL
11 6 (21.43%) PowerShell
11 6 (21.43%) Degree
11 6 (21.43%) Load Balancing
11 6 (21.43%) Incident Management
11 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
11 6 (21.43%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 6 (21.43%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
12 5 (17.86%) Cisco Nexus

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 9 (32.14%) MS Exchange
2 5 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2003
2 5 (17.86%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (14.29%) SharePoint
4 3 (10.71%) IIS
4 3 (10.71%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 3 (10.71%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (78.57%) DHCP
2 11 (39.29%) SAN
3 8 (28.57%) Firewall
4 6 (21.43%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 6 (21.43%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 5 (17.86%) FCoE
5 5 (17.86%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (17.86%) Network Security
5 5 (17.86%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (17.86%) LAN
5 5 (17.86%) WAN
6 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
7 3 (10.71%) BIG-IP
8 2 (7.14%) VLAN
8 2 (7.14%) Wireless
8 2 (7.14%) Internet
8 2 (7.14%) OSPF
8 2 (7.14%) BGP
8 2 (7.14%) IPv4
8 2 (7.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (7.14%) QlikView
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (7.14%) MySQL
General
1 4 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Legal
3 1 (3.57%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Analyst
2 6 (21.43%) Network Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (10.71%) Server Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Senior Server Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) Administrator
4 2 (7.14%) Support Technician
4 2 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Storage Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Storage Engineer
4 2 (7.14%) ICT Technician
4 2 (7.14%) ICT Support Technician
4 2 (7.14%) Backup Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Service Desk Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Storage Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Storage Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Senior Desktop Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (3.57%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (10.71%) Computer Science
2 3 (10.71%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (7.14%) EqualLogic
3 2 (7.14%) Replication
4 1 (3.57%) PKI
4 1 (3.57%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.57%) Handset
4 1 (3.57%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 22 (78.57%) Windows
2 9 (32.14%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (17.86%) Linux
6 2 (7.14%) Windows XP
6 2 (7.14%) Debian
6 2 (7.14%) Ubuntu
6 2 (7.14%) CentOS
6 2 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (7.14%) UNIX
7 1 (3.57%) OpenSolaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (21.43%) ITIL
1 6 (21.43%) Incident Management
1 6 (21.43%) Load Balancing
2 3 (10.71%) Time Management
2 3 (10.71%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (10.71%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (7.14%) Capacity Management
3 2 (7.14%) Data Transformation
3 2 (7.14%) PRINCE2
3 2 (7.14%) ERP
3 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (3.57%) Configuration Management
4 1 (3.57%) Project Management
4 1 (3.57%) Change Management
4 1 (3.57%) Identity Management
4 1 (3.57%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) PowerShell
2 4 (14.29%) SQL
3 2 (7.14%) VBScript
3 2 (7.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (21.43%) Degree
3 5 (17.86%) SC Cleared
3 5 (17.86%) Security Cleared
3 5 (17.86%) MCSA
4 3 (10.71%) CCNP
4 3 (10.71%) CCNA
4 3 (10.71%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (10.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (10.71%) MCP
5 2 (7.14%) MCSE
5 2 (7.14%) MCTS
6 1 (3.57%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) SLA
2 1 (3.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 18 (64.29%) Active Directory
2 10 (35.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 5 (17.86%) XenApp
5 4 (14.29%) XenDesktop
6 3 (10.71%) Forefront TMG
6 3 (10.71%) UAG
6 3 (10.71%) XenServer
7 2 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (7.14%) Samba
7 2 (7.14%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) WSUS
1 3 (10.71%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (7.14%) WMI
2 2 (7.14%) SCCM
2 2 (7.14%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 13 (46.43%) HP
2 13 (46.43%) Cisco
3 12 (42.86%) VMware
4 9 (32.14%) F5
5 8 (28.57%) Citrix
6 6 (21.43%) Juniper
6 6 (21.43%) Radware
7 4 (14.29%) Red Hat
8 3 (10.71%) Symantec
8 3 (10.71%) Remedy
8 3 (10.71%) McAfee
8 3 (10.71%) Websense
8 3 (10.71%) IBM
8 3 (10.71%) 3PAR
9 2 (7.14%) Jaspersoft
9 2 (7.14%) NetApp
9 2 (7.14%) EMC
10 1 (3.57%) Mitel
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
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