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

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Domain Name System (DNS)
Rank 72 79 82
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +3
Permanent jobs citing DNS 21 16 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 1.71% 1.27% 1.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.86% 8.12% 12.02%
Number of salaries quoted 15 12 15
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,100 £31,100 £28,600
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £47,250 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -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
177 197 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 14.44% 15.70% 16.31%
Number of salaries quoted 141 145 156
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £32,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £59,250 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 30 March 2015.

DNS Salary Histogram in Milton Keynes

DNS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 30 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 25 (80.65%) Windows
2 23 (74.19%) DHCP
3 21 (67.74%) Active Directory
4 17 (54.84%) Microsoft
5 16 (51.61%) HP
6 15 (48.39%) SAN
7 14 (45.16%) Cisco
7 14 (45.16%) VMware
8 12 (38.71%) VMware Infrastructure
9 11 (35.48%) F5
10 10 (32.26%) Firewall
10 10 (32.26%) MS Exchange
11 9 (29.03%) MS Excel
11 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2003
11 9 (29.03%) Degree
11 9 (29.03%) Hyper-V
12 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Certification
12 8 (25.81%) Citrix
12 8 (25.81%) Linux
12 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (25.81%) Analytical Skills
13 6 (19.35%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 6 (19.35%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 6 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2010
13 6 (19.35%) SharePoint
13 6 (19.35%) Radware
13 6 (19.35%) Red Hat
13 6 (19.35%) Juniper
13 6 (19.35%) Network Security

DNS
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 10 (32.26%) MS Exchange
2 6 (19.35%) SharePoint
2 6 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (12.90%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (6.45%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (29.03%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MFGPRO
1 1 (3.23%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (3.23%) Cognos Controller
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (74.19%) DHCP
2 15 (48.39%) SAN
3 10 (32.26%) Firewall
4 6 (19.35%) Cisco IOS
4 6 (19.35%) Network Security
4 6 (19.35%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 6 (19.35%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 5 (16.13%) FCoE
5 5 (16.13%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (16.13%) BIG-IP
5 5 (16.13%) LAN
5 5 (16.13%) WAN
6 4 (12.90%) SNMP
6 4 (12.90%) TCP/IP
6 4 (12.90%) OSPF
6 4 (12.90%) BGP
6 4 (12.90%) IPv4
6 4 (12.90%) Fibre Channel
6 4 (12.90%) NetScaler
6 4 (12.90%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.13%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.90%) MySQL
3 2 (6.45%) QlikView
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.23%) Legal
3 1 (3.23%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (25.81%) Analyst
2 6 (19.35%) Network Engineer
3 5 (16.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Server Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Senior Server Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Backup Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Systems Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.45%) Administrator
6 2 (6.45%) Storage Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Storage Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Storage Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Storage Analyst
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Desktop Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) ICT Technician
7 1 (3.23%) Service Desk Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) ICT Support Technician
7 1 (3.23%) Field Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (19.35%) Computer Science
3 4 (12.90%) EqualLogic
4 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Storage
4 3 (9.68%) Replication
5 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
6 1 (3.23%) Handset
6 1 (3.23%) PKI
6 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (3.23%) FMCG
6 1 (3.23%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 25 (80.65%) Windows
2 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (25.81%) Linux
3 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (12.90%) CentOS
4 4 (12.90%) Debian
4 4 (12.90%) Ubuntu
5 2 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (6.45%) UNIX
6 1 (3.23%) Windows XP
6 1 (3.23%) OpenSolaris
6 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.23%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (19.35%) Load Balancing
2 5 (16.13%) Incident Management
2 5 (16.13%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (12.90%) Capacity Management
3 4 (12.90%) ITIL
4 2 (6.45%) PRINCE2
4 2 (6.45%) ERP
4 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (6.45%) Time Management
4 2 (6.45%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (6.45%) Change Management
4 2 (6.45%) Data Transformation
5 1 (3.23%) Identity Management
5 1 (3.23%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.23%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.13%) PowerShell
2 3 (9.68%) SQL
3 2 (6.45%) VBScript
3 2 (6.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (29.03%) Degree
2 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (12.90%) SC Cleared
3 4 (12.90%) Security Cleared
3 4 (12.90%) MCSE
3 4 (12.90%) MCSA
4 3 (9.68%) MCP
5 2 (6.45%) CCNP
5 2 (6.45%) CCNA
5 2 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (6.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (6.45%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.68%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 21 (67.74%) Active Directory
2 12 (38.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (29.03%) Hyper-V
4 5 (16.13%) XenServer
5 4 (12.90%) Samba
5 4 (12.90%) NFS
6 3 (9.68%) XenApp
6 3 (9.68%) XenDesktop
7 2 (6.45%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (6.45%) UAG
8 1 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) HP Data Protector
2 4 (12.90%) WMI
3 3 (9.68%) WSUS
4 2 (6.45%) SCCM
4 2 (6.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (54.84%) Microsoft
2 16 (51.61%) HP
3 14 (45.16%) Cisco
3 14 (45.16%) VMware
4 11 (35.48%) F5
5 8 (25.81%) Citrix
6 6 (19.35%) Juniper
6 6 (19.35%) Red Hat
6 6 (19.35%) Radware
7 5 (16.13%) 3PAR
7 5 (16.13%) McAfee
7 5 (16.13%) EMC
8 4 (12.90%) NetApp
9 3 (9.68%) Remedy
9 3 (9.68%) IBM
10 2 (6.45%) Websense
10 2 (6.45%) Symantec
10 2 (6.45%) Mitel
10 2 (6.45%) Jaspersoft
11 1 (3.23%) Meraki
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