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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 90 73 69
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -4
Permanent jobs citing DNS 5 7 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.47% 0.77% 1.90%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.85% 5.34% 9.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 18
Average salary £32,750 £42,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.94% +41.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,950 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,550 £47,900 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% +2.85%
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
130 131 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 12.29% 14.38% 19.34%
Number of salaries quoted 74 109 142
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £80,000
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 18 September 2014.

DNS Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 17 (77.27%) Windows
2 16 (72.73%) Microsoft
3 14 (63.64%) Hyper-V
4 12 (54.55%) DHCP
5 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 11 (50.00%) Firewall
5 11 (50.00%) VMware
6 10 (45.45%) Cisco
6 10 (45.45%) MS Exchange
7 9 (40.91%) IIS
7 9 (40.91%) SC Cleared
7 9 (40.91%) Security Cleared
8 8 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
8 8 (36.36%) ITIL
8 8 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (27.27%) Linux
10 6 (27.27%) SQL
10 6 (27.27%) SLA
10 6 (27.27%) Citrix
10 6 (27.27%) XenApp
10 6 (27.27%) UAG
10 6 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2003
11 5 (22.73%) Root Cause Analysis
11 5 (22.73%) XenDesktop
11 5 (22.73%) Forefront TMG
11 5 (22.73%) MCSA
11 5 (22.73%) Symantec
11 5 (22.73%) Remedy

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 10 (45.45%) MS Exchange
2 9 (40.91%) IIS
3 6 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (13.64%) Tomcat
5 2 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (4.55%) Lync
6 1 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Communications & Networking
1 12 (54.55%) DHCP
2 11 (50.00%) Firewall
3 4 (18.18%) SAN
3 4 (18.18%) LAN
3 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
3 4 (18.18%) WAN
4 3 (13.64%) BIG-IP
4 3 (13.64%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (13.64%) Unified Communications
5 2 (9.09%) IPv4
5 2 (9.09%) IPv6
5 2 (9.09%) VoIP
6 1 (4.55%) VLAN
6 1 (4.55%) SMTP
6 1 (4.55%) VPN
6 1 (4.55%) PBX
6 1 (4.55%) PSTN
6 1 (4.55%) Internet
6 1 (4.55%) MPLS
6 1 (4.55%) H.323
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Eclipse
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Support Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (13.64%) Server Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Windows Server Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) Linux Consultant
3 3 (13.64%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (13.64%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (9.09%) Administrator
4 2 (9.09%) Software Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Development Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Software Development Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (4.55%) Network Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) JPA
2 1 (4.55%) Ajax
2 1 (4.55%) Spring
2 1 (4.55%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) Replication
2 2 (9.09%) Blackberry
3 1 (4.55%) PKI
3 1 (4.55%) iPhone
3 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (77.27%) Windows
2 8 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (27.27%) Linux
5 3 (13.64%) Ubuntu
5 3 (13.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (13.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (13.64%) UNIX
5 3 (13.64%) FreeBSD
5 3 (13.64%) SUSE
5 3 (13.64%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) ITIL
2 5 (22.73%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (18.18%) Incident Management
3 4 (18.18%) Load Balancing
4 3 (13.64%) Service Delivery
4 3 (13.64%) Configuration Management
5 1 (4.55%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.55%) ITIL V3
5 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.55%) Change Management
5 1 (4.55%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) SQL
2 4 (18.18%) PowerShell
3 3 (13.64%) Python
4 2 (9.09%) C++
4 2 (9.09%) Java
4 2 (9.09%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) SC Cleared
1 9 (40.91%) Security Cleared
2 8 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (22.73%) MCSA
4 4 (18.18%) MCSE
4 4 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (18.18%) CCNP
4 4 (18.18%) CCNA
4 4 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (13.64%) RHCE
6 2 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (9.09%) MCITP
7 1 (4.55%) MCTS
7 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (27.27%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (63.64%) Hyper-V
2 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 8 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (27.27%) XenApp
4 6 (27.27%) UAG
5 5 (22.73%) XenDesktop
5 5 (22.73%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (4.55%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (13.64%) WSUS
1 3 (13.64%) SCCM
1 3 (13.64%) SCOM
Vendors
1 16 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 11 (50.00%) VMware
3 10 (45.45%) Cisco
4 6 (27.27%) Citrix
5 5 (22.73%) Symantec
5 5 (22.73%) Remedy
5 5 (22.73%) Websense
6 3 (13.64%) F5
6 3 (13.64%) HP
6 3 (13.64%) Red Hat
7 2 (9.09%) Juniper
8 1 (4.55%) Mitel
8 1 (4.55%) Polycom
8 1 (4.55%) NetApp
8 1 (4.55%) Siemens
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