The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Milton Keynes region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 87 61 68
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +7
Permanent jobs citing DNS 10 27 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.85% 2.41% 2.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.25% 13.71% 12.70%
Number of salaries quoted 7 21 24
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,100 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £37,050
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.33% +7.14%
Communications & Networking Category
Milton Keynes
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
160 197 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 13.68% 17.56% 19.46%
Number of salaries quoted 120 158 149
Average salary £48,000 £42,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.94% +16.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £73,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
DNS
Buckinghamshire

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 25 July 2014.

DNS Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 23 (82.14%) Windows
2 21 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 19 (67.86%) DHCP
4 18 (64.29%) Hyper-V
5 16 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (57.14%) Firewall
5 16 (57.14%) Active Directory
6 15 (53.57%) VMware
7 14 (50.00%) SC Cleared
7 14 (50.00%) Security Cleared
7 14 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 14 (50.00%) Cisco
7 14 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (50.00%) MS Exchange
8 13 (46.43%) IIS
9 12 (42.86%) ITIL
9 12 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
10 10 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2003
10 10 (35.71%) UAG
10 10 (35.71%) Root Cause Analysis
10 10 (35.71%) SLA
10 10 (35.71%) Citrix
11 9 (32.14%) Symantec
11 9 (32.14%) Remedy
11 9 (32.14%) Websense
11 9 (32.14%) MCSA
11 9 (32.14%) XenApp
11 9 (32.14%) XenDesktop
11 9 (32.14%) Forefront TMG
12 8 (28.57%) PowerShell

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 14 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 13 (46.43%) IIS
3 10 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (10.71%) Tomcat
5 1 (3.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (3.57%) Lync
5 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 19 (67.86%) DHCP
2 16 (57.14%) Firewall
3 8 (28.57%) WAN
3 8 (28.57%) LAN
4 7 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 4 (14.29%) SAN
6 3 (10.71%) BIG-IP
6 3 (10.71%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (10.71%) Unified Communications
7 2 (7.14%) IPv4
7 2 (7.14%) IPv6
7 2 (7.14%) VoIP
8 1 (3.57%) LDAP
8 1 (3.57%) PBX
8 1 (3.57%) PSTN
8 1 (3.57%) SMTP
8 1 (3.57%) Kerberos
8 1 (3.57%) VPN
8 1 (3.57%) Internet
8 1 (3.57%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Eclipse
General
1 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) Analyst
2 5 (17.86%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Support Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Consultant
4 3 (10.71%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (10.71%) Administrator
4 3 (10.71%) Server Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Windows Server Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) Linux Consultant
4 3 (10.71%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (10.71%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Wintel Analyst
5 2 (7.14%) Development Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Software Development Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Software Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) DBA
6 1 (3.57%) Technical Support
6 1 (3.57%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) JPA
2 1 (3.57%) JMS
2 1 (3.57%) ADSI
2 1 (3.57%) Spring
2 1 (3.57%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.71%) Replication
2 2 (7.14%) PKI
3 1 (3.57%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.57%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 23 (82.14%) Windows
2 16 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (17.86%) Linux
5 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (10.71%) UNIX
6 3 (10.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (10.71%) FreeBSD
6 3 (10.71%) SUSE
6 3 (10.71%) Debian
6 3 (10.71%) Ubuntu
7 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
7 1 (3.57%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) ITIL
2 10 (35.71%) Root Cause Analysis
3 6 (21.43%) Incident Management
4 4 (14.29%) Load Balancing
5 3 (10.71%) Configuration Management
5 3 (10.71%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.57%) Change Management
6 1 (3.57%) Migration
6 1 (3.57%) Data Management
6 1 (3.57%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.57%) ITIL V3
6 1 (3.57%) Process Improvement
6 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 7 (25.00%) SQL
3 3 (10.71%) Python
4 2 (7.14%) C++
4 2 (7.14%) Java
4 2 (7.14%) Perl
Qualifications
1 14 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 14 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 14 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (32.14%) MCSA
3 8 (28.57%) CCNP
3 8 (28.57%) CCNA
3 8 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (17.86%) MCSE
5 3 (10.71%) RHCE
6 2 (7.14%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (7.14%) MCP
6 2 (7.14%) MCITP
6 2 (7.14%) Degree
7 1 (3.57%) MCTS
7 1 (3.57%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (35.71%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (64.29%) Hyper-V
2 16 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 12 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (35.71%) UAG
5 9 (32.14%) XenApp
5 9 (32.14%) XenDesktop
5 9 (32.14%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (3.57%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) WSUS
1 3 (10.71%) SCCM
1 3 (10.71%) SCOM
Vendors
1 21 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (53.57%) VMware
3 14 (50.00%) Cisco
4 10 (35.71%) Citrix
5 9 (32.14%) Symantec
5 9 (32.14%) Remedy
5 9 (32.14%) Websense
6 3 (10.71%) Red Hat
6 3 (10.71%) HP
6 3 (10.71%) F5
7 2 (7.14%) Juniper
8 1 (3.57%) Siemens
8 1 (3.57%) Mitel
8 1 (3.57%) Computacenter
8 1 (3.57%) Polycom
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