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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 90 89 72
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -17
Permanent jobs citing DNS 17 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.25% 0.45% 1.01%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.81% 3.55% 6.72%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 9
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,700 £36,400 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £39,600 £47,200
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
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
193 141 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 14.16% 12.56% 15.01%
Number of salaries quoted 136 90 112
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,050 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £80,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 4 September 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 27 (75.00%) Windows
2 22 (61.11%) DHCP
3 18 (50.00%) VMware
4 17 (47.22%) Active Directory
5 16 (44.44%) Hyper-V
6 15 (41.67%) Cisco
7 14 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
8 13 (36.11%) ITIL
9 12 (33.33%) MS Exchange
9 12 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (30.56%) Exchange Server 2010
10 11 (30.56%) SLA
11 10 (27.78%) LAN
11 10 (27.78%) WAN
11 10 (27.78%) SharePoint
11 10 (27.78%) Change Management
11 10 (27.78%) Firewall
12 9 (25.00%) IIS
12 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
12 9 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
12 9 (25.00%) SAN
13 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
13 8 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
14 7 (19.44%) UAG
14 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2012
14 7 (19.44%) Linux
14 7 (19.44%) Remedy
14 7 (19.44%) Exchange Server 2003
14 7 (19.44%) Degree

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 12 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 11 (30.56%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (27.78%) SharePoint
4 9 (25.00%) IIS
5 7 (19.44%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (5.56%) Joomla!
6 2 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (5.56%) Drupal
6 2 (5.56%) WordPress
6 2 (5.56%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (5.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (5.56%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.56%) Photoshop
2 2 (5.56%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MFGPRO
1 2 (5.56%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (5.56%) Magento
2 1 (2.78%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (61.11%) DHCP
2 10 (27.78%) LAN
2 10 (27.78%) WAN
2 10 (27.78%) Firewall
3 9 (25.00%) SAN
4 6 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 6 (16.67%) VPN
5 3 (8.33%) Network Security
5 3 (8.33%) NAS
6 2 (5.56%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (5.56%) NetScaler
6 2 (5.56%) iSCSI
6 2 (5.56%) SNMP
6 2 (5.56%) OSPF
6 2 (5.56%) BGP
6 2 (5.56%) BIG-IP
6 2 (5.56%) IPv4
6 2 (5.56%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (2.78%) VLAN
7 1 (2.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 4 (11.11%) MySQL
2 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 4 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.78%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (2.78%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (5.56%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (5.56%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (36.11%) Analyst
2 7 (19.44%) Systems Administrator
2 7 (19.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (16.67%) Administrator
4 5 (13.89%) Systems Manager
4 5 (13.89%) Support Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Applications Support
5 4 (11.11%) Applications Support Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
6 3 (8.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (5.56%) PHP Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Virtualisation Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Cisco Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) Wintel Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 2 (5.56%) PHP LAMP Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) .NET
2 3 (8.33%) Web Services
3 2 (5.56%) EDI
3 2 (5.56%) LAMP
3 2 (5.56%) HTML5
3 2 (5.56%) CSS3
3 2 (5.56%) Laravel
3 2 (5.56%) Sass
3 2 (5.56%) AngularJS
3 2 (5.56%) Ionic Framework
3 2 (5.56%) CSS
3 2 (5.56%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 5 (13.89%) Clustering
3 4 (11.11%) Blackberry
3 4 (11.11%) Data Centre
4 3 (8.33%) EqualLogic
4 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (5.56%) Replication
5 2 (5.56%) Mobile App
5 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (5.56%) CMDB
5 2 (5.56%) FMCG
6 1 (2.78%) Telematics
6 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.78%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 27 (75.00%) Windows
2 12 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (19.44%) Linux
3 7 (19.44%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (8.33%) UNIX
5 2 (5.56%) Windows 8
5 2 (5.56%) CentOS
5 2 (5.56%) Mac OS X
5 2 (5.56%) Debian
5 2 (5.56%) Ubuntu
5 2 (5.56%) Android
6 1 (2.78%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (36.11%) ITIL
2 10 (27.78%) Change Management
3 8 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
5 5 (13.89%) Incident Management
5 5 (13.89%) High Availability
6 2 (5.56%) Content Management
6 2 (5.56%) Information Security
6 2 (5.56%) Project Planning
6 2 (5.56%) Web Development
6 2 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.56%) MVC
6 2 (5.56%) E-Commerce
6 2 (5.56%) Configuration Management
6 2 (5.56%) Mobile Development
6 2 (5.56%) Capacity Management
6 2 (5.56%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (5.56%) Web Application Development
6 2 (5.56%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (2.78%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.67%) SQL
1 6 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (11.11%) T-SQL
2 4 (11.11%) VB.NET
2 4 (11.11%) C#
3 3 (8.33%) Shell Script
3 3 (8.33%) C-shell
3 3 (8.33%) Bash Shell
4 2 (5.56%) PHP
4 2 (5.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (19.44%) Degree
3 6 (16.67%) MCSE
4 5 (13.89%) SC Cleared
4 5 (13.89%) Security Cleared
5 4 (11.11%) CCNA
5 4 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (8.33%) MCSA
6 3 (8.33%) CCNP
6 3 (8.33%) RHCSA
6 3 (8.33%) RHCE
7 2 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (30.56%) SLA
2 1 (2.78%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 17 (47.22%) Active Directory
2 16 (44.44%) Hyper-V
3 14 (38.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (19.44%) UAG
5 5 (13.89%) NFS
5 5 (13.89%) Samba
6 4 (11.11%) VMware ESX
7 2 (5.56%) ISA Server
7 2 (5.56%) XenServer
7 2 (5.56%) Forefront TMG
8 1 (2.78%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (5.56%) WMI
1 2 (5.56%) SCCM
1 2 (5.56%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (2.78%) Nagios
2 1 (2.78%) SCOM
2 1 (2.78%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (50.00%) VMware
2 15 (41.67%) Cisco
3 9 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (19.44%) Remedy
5 5 (13.89%) Computacenter
5 5 (13.89%) HP
6 4 (11.11%) EMC
7 3 (8.33%) McAfee
7 3 (8.33%) Dell
7 3 (8.33%) Citrix
8 2 (5.56%) CommVault
8 2 (5.56%) NetApp
8 2 (5.56%) Red Hat
8 2 (5.56%) Sun
8 2 (5.56%) Websense
8 2 (5.56%) Brocade
8 2 (5.56%) LANDesk
8 2 (5.56%) Mitel
8 2 (5.56%) Cognos
8 2 (5.56%) 3PAR